Today marks the 125th anniversary of Britain's recognition of US authority over the Western Hemisphere, on February 28, 1897.
US President Donald Trump on Thursday rejected the official death toll from last year's Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
Hurricane Maria claimed the lives of 4,645 people in Puerto Rico last year and not the 64 long pegged by the island's government as the official death toll.
A Puerto Rico Air National Guard cargo plane, on what was to be its last flight before retirement, crashed near Savannah.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved an $81 billion bill to help widespread recovery efforts from hurricanes and wildfires this year.
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Puerto Rico's governor on Monday ordered a review of all deaths in the US territory since Hurricane Maria
Until Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, Jose Figueroa did brisk business renting kayaks to tourists itching to see a lagoon that lights up by night thanks to millions.
The White House on Friday said it had asked Congress for $44 billion in supplemental disaster assistance to help those hurt by recent hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico.
"Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda announced Wednesday that he will bring the smash hit musical to Puerto Rico in 2019.
The five living former presidents appeared together for the first time since 2013 on Saturday .
Trump and Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello are due to meet at the White House on Thursday to discuss rebuilding efforts after Hurricane Maria.
Puerto Rico may start to see a small number of drug shortages within two or three weeks due to delays in restoring manufacturing operations, FDA chief said.
The death toll in Puerto Rico attributable to Hurricane Maria has now reached 43, a government official said on Tuesday.
Puerto Rico bond insurer Assured Guaranty Ltd (AGO.N) said late on Friday it voluntarily withdrew a complaint that challenged the legality of the island’s fiscal turnaround plan
Hamilton composer and playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda recently released a new single to help relief efforts for Puerto Rico.
President Donald Trump will fly to Puerto Rico on Tuesday
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday his government was doing a "great job" to help Puerto Rico recover from Hurricane Maria.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday placed blame squarely on Puerto Ricans for the slow recovery from Hurricane Maria.
Largest evacuations of thousands of people from San Juan harbor on Thursday by a cruise ship to the U.S. mainland since Hurricane Maria slammed Puerto Rico.