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Stories with place: San Juan
  • Puerto Rico closes dozens of schools as economic woes deepen 
    Updated: May-14-15 10:49 am

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Francisco Oller Elementary School once bustled with kids, but now birds nest in classrooms strewn with leaves and glass from shattered fluorescent lights. Long-discarded homework assignments paper the ground. Graffiti covers the walls.

  • Puerto Rico orders water-rationing measures amid dry spell story has photos
    Updated: May-13-15 5:09 pm

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico imposed strict water rationing Wednesday that will make daily showers a challenge for tens of thousands of people and force businesses such as restaurants and car washes to brace for a summer expected to be drier than usual.