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What do U.S. Senate runoffs in Georgia have to do with Puerto Rico statehood?

The thinking that statehood for Puerto Rico means more Democrats is flawed and based on a very simplistic view of the politics of Puerto Rico….

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Watch the dramatic Arecibo Observatory collapse from a drone’s eye view

Dramatic footage of the collapse of the Arecibo Observatory telescope has been released, showing the final moments of the historic scientific instrument. The telescope –…

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Massive radio telescope in Puerto Rico collapses

A 900-ton telescope in Puerto Rico that has aided in making astronomical discoveries for over 50 years collapsed on Tuesday. Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/news/528138-massive-radio-telescope-in-puerto-rico-collapses Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Iconic Arecibo radio telescope to be dismantled after 57-year run

The famous Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico, which has provided an invaluable service to scientists for 57 years as well as establishing itself in…

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Puerto Rico unearths uncounted ballots 1 week after election

Puerto Rico’s elections commission says it has discovered more than 100 briefcases containing uncounted ballots a week after the U.S. territory held its general election,…

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A weary Puerto Rico prepares for referendum

Voters across Puerto Rico are choosing new leaders they hope can help heal a U.S. territory wracked by corruption, hurricanes, earthquakes and the coronavirus pandemic…

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Puerto Ricans vote less often after moving to the mainland. Here’s why.

In Puerto Rico, Election Day is a both a community experience and a holiday. Here, you’re lucky if you get information on registering at all….

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Coronavirus worsens food insecurity in Puerto Rico—amid looming loss of federal funds

Nearly half of the island’s population, including 300,000 children, stand to lose nutrition assistance aid as families grapple with drastic unemployment rates. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/coronavirus-worsens-food-insecurity-puerto-rico-amid-looming-loss-federal-n1241422 Droolin’…

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Beyond Salsa and Reggaeton: Dive Into Puerto Rico’s Dazzling Rock Underground

“The rock scene is so diverse, it’s like swimming up to a coral reef and seeing over 800 species of beautiful, colorful fish.” Read full…

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Trump administration announces $13 billion in aid to Puerto Rico

The Trump administration on Friday announced an additional $13 billion in assistance to help Puerto Rico rebuild its infrastructure in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria,…

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Florida Democrat introduces bill to recognize Puerto Rico statehood referendum

A bipartisan House group on Tuesday introduced a resolution to recognize the results of Puerto Rico’s upcoming statehood referendum, which will be on the territory’s…

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Trump suggested selling Puerto Rico in response to Hurricane Maria, says former Cabinet official

Elaine Duke, a former Homeland Security secretary, says Trump’s reaction after the 2017 disaster was, ‘Can we sell the island?’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-puerto-rico-sell-hurricane-maria-elaine-duke-daca-a9614676.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Puerto Rico declares state of emergency as drought leaves 140,000 without running water

‘We are not expecting enough rain… to solve the problem we’re seeing’, meteorologist says Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/puerto-rico-drought-state-of-emergency-water-coronavirus-a9594261.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Puerto Rico extends coronavirus curfew, longest one among U.S. jurisdictions

Everyone except essential workers has to stay indoors from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. and face masks remain mandatory. Those who disobey will be fined….

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Puerto Rico earthquake: 5.5 magnitude tremor damages buildings

The tremor struck early on Saturday, rattling the city of Ponce, and damaging some buildings. There are no immediate reports of casualties Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/puerto-rico-earthquake-magnitude-damage-a9495766.html Droolin’…

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Puerto Rico governor slammed for coronavirus 'propaganda' as health official resigns after expletive-filled leaked audio

‘The true invisible enemy is the lack of transparency that keeps people in the dark and perpetuates total mistrust of our institutions’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/puerto-rico-coronavirus-outbreak-governor-task-force-briefings-ban-journalists-wipr-a9465291.html Droolin’…

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Puerto Rico accused of silencing the press as criticism grows over coronavirus response

Local government officials taking steps ‘not even president Trump would dare to do’ as public television station bans journalists from virus briefings Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/puerto-rico-press-telemundo-coronavirus-briefings-ban-journalists-a9463201.html Droolin’…

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Puerto Rico’s government lost $2.6 million to a phishing scam

An email phishing scam duped the government of Puerto Rico into transferring more than $2.6 million into a fraudulent account, The Associated Press reports. A…

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Puerto Ricans baffled by strange lights appearing overhead in dawn skies (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Residents of Puerto Rico were stunned to witness a bizarre phenomenon in the skies just off the island, as an unusual array of lights inexplicably…

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In Puerto Rico, one woman explains why she used to back Joe Biden — but now she's hoping for Bernie Sanders

‘I don’t get to say anything as a voter, but I hope that there will be a major change’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-election/puerto-rico-trump-sanders-2020-earthquakes-aid-relief-polarized-a9287796.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Puerto Rico hit by another earthquake as island reels from aftershocks

Twitter users reported feeling quake as far as San Juan, on opposite side of island Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/puerto-rico-earthquake-magnitude-damage-aftershocks-latest-a9285036.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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