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Puerto Rico earthquake today: A 6.0 magnitude Earthquake hits off Puerto Rico as Tropical Storm Karen approaches

The temblor was strong enough awaken and scare many residents as Tropical Depression Karen approached the island

puerto rico - CBS News
8:43am PDT - September 24th, 2019

Puerto Rico earthquake: Earthquake hits off Puerto Rico as Tropical Storm Karen nears

No reports of serious damage and no tsunami, but temblor was strong enough awaken and scare many residents as Tropical Depression Karen approached the island

puerto rico - Google News
4:12am PDT - September 24th, 2019

New Storm Threatens Puerto Rico As Karen Churns In The Caribbean

The island is still recovering from the devastation left by 2017's Hurricane Maria.

puerto rico - The Huffington Post
4:09am PDT - September 24th, 2019

Puerto Rico rocked by 6.0 magnitude earthquake

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puerto rico - ABC News
9:42pm PDT - September 23rd, 2019

Tear gas launched at protesters in Puerto Rico

As Governor Ricardo Rossello resists calls to resign, huge protests in San Juan ended in violence.

puerto rico - BBC News
11:50am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

7/23: CBSN AM

Protests grip Puerto Rico amid political crisis; Murdered couple, missing teens, dead man may be linked

puerto rico - CBS News
11:40am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Cellphones sought in Puerto Rico as political crisis deepens

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A Puerto Rico judge issued search warrants for the cellphones of government officials involved in a crude online chat whose leak has set off a political crisis that...

puerto rico - Associated Press
11:40am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Puerto Rican Officials Caught in That Sexist Group Chat Have to Turn Over Their Phones

A judge in Puerto Rico has issued search warrants for the phones on Monday.

puerto rico - Vice News
10:38am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Puerto Rico’s Governor Is Pissing Off the Island Even More

Protesters they clashed with police, who used tear gas to disperse a crowd that threw bottles and rocks.

puerto rico - Vice News
9:53am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Pro Rata Podcast: Why Puerto Rico is protesting

Dan digs in with New York Times correspondent Frances Robles, who's been reporting from San Juan.

puerto rico - Axios
8:43am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Eye Opener: Puerto Rico's governor remains defiant

Puerto Rican governor Ricardo Rossello says he will not step down, despite massive protests. Also, Boris Johnson is announced as the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.

puerto rico - CBS News
5:25am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Puerto Rico's Political Crisis Deepens as Massive Protests Fail to Oust Governor

The crisis in Puerto Rico has escalated to a point where many wonder how Gov. Ricardo Rosselló will govern amid the protests to oust him

puerto rico - Time
1:30am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

San Juan braces for an 11th day of protests, amid calls for Puerto Rico's governor to resign

San Juan braced on Tuesday for an 11th day of protests calling for the resignation of Puerto Rico's governor over offensive chat messages that have drawn hundreds of thousands of people.

puerto rico - Reuters
1:26am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Puerto Ricans worry about future if embattled governor stays

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The political crisis in Puerto Rico has escalated to a point where many wonder how Gov. Ricardo Rosselló will be able to govern the U.S. territory in the coming days...

puerto rico - Associated Press
11:15pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Demonstrations in Puerto Rico turn violent as tear gas fired at protesters

A massive protest spilled onto a major freeway in San Juan on Monday.

puerto rico - ABC News
10:56pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Puerto Rico police target crowds with tear gas in bid to break up massive street protests

Hundreds of thousands have rallied to call for governor's ouster.

puerto rico - Axios
10:24pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Puerto Rico governor protests update: David Begnaud reports from the ground as tens of thousands protest on the streets in San Juan

Protesters on the island of 3.2 million held what might have been their largest demonstration Monday, demanding that Ricardo Rosselló step down amid government corruption

puerto rico - CBS News
10:10pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Why the protests in Puerto Rico have been a long time coming

A broad cross-section of Puerto Rican society came out to protest after crude chat messages between Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and his inner circle were made public. But while the chat messages lit the fire, the tinder had been building for some time.

puerto rico - Google News
9:09pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Protester voices: What Puerto Rico demonstrators are saying

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — José Troche, a 64-year-old doctor from Yauco, sat under the shade in a beach chair as he waited for the march to begin."This right now is a dream," he said as...

puerto rico - Associated Press
9:00pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Police fire teargas to break up massive protests demanding Puerto Rico governor resign

Police in San Juan fired tear gas on Monday night to disperse thousands of protesters demanding Puerto Rico's governor resign over offensive chat messages, the latest scandal to hit a bankrupt island struggling to recover from 2017 hurricanes.

puerto rico - Reuters
8:29pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

7/22: CBS Evening News

Tens of thousands of protesters demand resignation of Puerto Rico's governor; Colorblind firefighter moved to tears seeing the American flag's colors for first time.

puerto rico - CBS News
7:43pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Puerto Rico's mass protests were partly sparked by this news outlet's publication of leaked texts

Puerto Rico's Center for Investigative Journalism has broken many, many stories in the past eleven years.

puerto rico - Google News
7:39pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Hundreds of thousands of protesters demand resignation of Puerto Rico's governor

Protesters have gathered outside the governor's mansion in Puerto Rico, demanding Ricardo Roselló step down. Earlier in the day, thousands filled the streets in the biggest demonstration the island has seen in decades. David Begnaud has the latest.

puerto rico - CBS News
6:56pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

7/22/19: CBSN Evening News

Protesters block off highway in Puerto Rico; Firefighter sees American flag in color.

puerto rico - CBS News
6:23pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Tulsi Gabbard talks Puerto Rico trip, calls for governor to resign

2020 contender and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard appeared on "Red and Blue" to discuss her recent trip to Puerto Rico. She called on Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign, saying it was "the right thing." Gabbard urged fellow candidates to visit the island.

puerto rico - CBS News
6:21pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

RT @WalshFreedom: He calls Trump a "cheap cracker." On national TV. Would a comedian still have a job if he called Obama a "nigger?" https…

Arif Rafiq (@ArifCRafiq)
11:44am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

michelle douglas (@changesomething)
11:44am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

cathy castro (@culver_cat)
11:44am PDT - August 25th, 2019

In Puerto Rico about to eat Popeyes the fuck you mean and they got a deluxe chicken sandwich it’s over for chick fila I’m sorry

BIG JRUGS (@Jrugsbunny)
11:44am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

Traveler Of The Universe And Beyond✌❤ (@TravelerOfTheU1)
11:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

Doug Foley (@DougFoley6)
11:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

Katie Davidson (@PhillyKat25)
11:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @cwyyell: @BarackObama Trump’s playlist Me Me Me I Ubzurd I’m a stable genius Covfefe I’m not stupid I’m not a moron I’m not a…

Ms. Chung (@Rubychung)
11:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @lin091954: @KirstenAuken @realDonaldTrump This is the beginning of a bautiful frienship,Puerto Rico and Denmark.

MorganAuCourant (@MorganAuCourant)
11:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Enter for your chance to win $10,000 and a Samsung Galaxy S10+ from @Sprint! No Purch. Nec. Ends 9/5/19. 18+, 50 US/DC/Puerto Rico/US Virgin Islands/Void where prohibited. Rules: https://t.co/TfeiLpE5wN.

Klondike (@cboll1962)
11:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

Feral Jen (@BadaBigBoom)
11:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

MP Omara (@WeAreITFla)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @WxDickey: But small storms can be sneaky, and it's still not out of the question that #Dorian could ramp up quickly. As NHC forecast su…

isa. (@isabel_farley)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

thumper107 (@thumper107)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

John Francis Leonard (@JohnFrancisleo2)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @WxDickey: But small storms can be sneaky, and it's still not out of the question that #Dorian could ramp up quickly. As NHC forecast su…

WQ2627 (@WQ213041751)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Enter for your chance to win $10,000 and a Samsung Galaxy S10+ from @Sprint! No Purch. Nec. Ends 9/5/19. 18+, 50 US/DC/Puerto Rico/US Virgin Islands/Void where prohibited. Rules: https://t.co/vNcVL9hzJ2. /

Gerber WSOP 2015 (@GERBERZ623)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

Caila (@CailaColeman)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

sodapop (@delshiasablan)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

pamela c. johnson (@browneyed59)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

RobertFlores (@LA_Robert420)
11:42am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Okay but like nothing would be better than blasting this at a beach in Puerto Rico with your amiguitas https://t.co/aU2NzGHn6m

jocelyn (@_itsjocelynn_)
11:41am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidhogg111: Reminder: 4,240,709 American’s that currently live in: -Washington D.C. -American Samoa -Guam -The Northern Mariana Isl…

donsw (@donsw)
11:41am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SoSAmerica2019: We're running out of time to stop Trump's consolidation of power. We have to follow the example of Hong Kong, Puerto Ri…

Mike Matessa (@mmatessa)
5:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @SoSAmerica2019: We're running out of time to stop Trump's consolidation of power. We have to follow the example of Hong Kong, Puerto Ri…

Natalie J Harley IMPEACH ⚖️ (@njharley)
5:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @JCardona71: Today's score vs Turkey really doesn't show how bad Puerto Rico played. There was no floor leader and too many missed shots…

Gaby DLG (@GabyAviles)
5:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @NBCNews: President Trump joked about trading Puerto Rico for Greenland. Puerto Ricans are joking back. - @NBCLatino https://t.co/69jj4S…

Francis (@EmmaRUM_11)
5:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AOC: 4) We do not give electoral affirmative action to any other group in America. Do Black Americans have their votes count more bc th…

Marcia Narod (@marcia_narod)
5:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AOC: 4) We do not give electoral affirmative action to any other group in America. Do Black Americans have their votes count more bc th…

vinod Goswami (@vinodgoswami21)
5:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @SoSAmerica2019: We're running out of time to stop Trump's consolidation of power. We have to follow the example of Hong Kong, Puerto Ri…

Joseph A. Gomes (@JosephAGomes3)
5:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AOC: 4) We do not give electoral affirmative action to any other group in America. Do Black Americans have their votes count more bc th…

Mom2JFK (@mom2jfk)
5:18am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AOC: 4) We do not give electoral affirmative action to any other group in America. Do Black Americans have their votes count more bc th…

Eugeniad26@gmail (@Eugeniad26gmai1)
5:17am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AOC: 4) We do not give electoral affirmative action to any other group in America. Do Black Americans have their votes count more bc th…

Margarita Mercure (@MargaritaCata)
5:17am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @PuertoRico51st: Statehood for Puerto Rico is more important now than ever before. #PR51st #PuertoRico #StatehoodNow #Equality #America

Vilmapooh (@Vilmapooh)
5:17am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AOC: 4) We do not give electoral affirmative action to any other group in America. Do Black Americans have their votes count more bc th…

wordkeys (@taylorockwell)
5:16am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @SekouLRemy: 1) As a kid I learned national anthems for 8 countries, though I was never a polyglot. 2) I saved my first computer program…

(@RTFMCelia)
5:16am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @SoSAmerica2019: We're running out of time to stop Trump's consolidation of power. We have to follow the example of Hong Kong, Puerto Ri…

(@gypsyT730)
5:16am PDT - August 24th, 2019

Get a Taste of the Island: Food Tours in Puerto Rico https://t.co/QXnLp4ho08 @discover_PR #discoverpuertorico

Linda Thompkins (@justatraveler)
5:16am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @NBCNews: President Trump joked about trading Puerto Rico for Greenland. Puerto Ricans are joking back. - @NBCLatino https://t.co/69jj4S…

Michael Marrero-Burgos (@mmarrerow69)
5:16am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AOC: 4) We do not give electoral affirmative action to any other group in America. Do Black Americans have their votes count more bc th…

DonnaJean (@DonnaJMLG)
5:16am PDT - August 24th, 2019