- Orlando top spot for residents leaving Puerto Rico Updated: Aug-25-15 3:40 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - Central Florida was the top destination of Puerto Ricans moving to the mainland two years ago, according to new U.S. Census Bureau figures released Tuesday.
- Puerto Rico statehooders see opportunity as woes deepen Updated: Aug-24-15 1:16 am
MANATI, Puerto Rico - Revelers arrived in cars sporting the American flag and wore clothes in red, white and blue as they celebrated the anniversary of Puerto Rico's pro-statehood political party with deafening salsa music and speeches.
- Over 60 same-sex couples married at Puerto Rico wedding Updated: Aug-16-15 6:50 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Over 60 couples from around the region gathered in Puerto Rico's capital Sunday to exchange vows at a same-sex marriage ceremony while a crowd of supporters snapped photos and cheered.
- Palomino leads USA past Japan 8-1 for junior world title Updated: Aug-16-15 12:06 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Even as the United States' players were being awarded gold medals, their minds were elsewhere.
- Puerto Rico parrots getting new home amid bid to save them Updated: Aug-13-15 5:16 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Scientists transported 25 endangered Puerto Rican parrots to one of the U.S. territory's largest forests Thursday in a bid to save the island's last native parrot species.
- Louisville begins 9-game tour vs. Puerto Rico national teams Updated: Aug-10-15 2:14 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Rick Pitino's loyalty and attention will be divided this week.
- Puerto Rico senator seeks funds to make missed bond payment Updated: Aug-07-15 7:28 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A Puerto Rico senator filed a resolution Friday that would reassign $94 million to the island's Government Development Bank so it can make a bond payment that the U.S. territory missed earlier this week.
- AP EXPLAINS: Puerto Rico's struggle with $72B of public debt Updated: Aug-07-15 5:52 pm
Puerto Rico is staggering under a $72 billion public debt load that its governor has said the U.S. territory cannot pay and must restructure. The island has missed a debt payment and its worsening economic crisis has spooked investors who fear it's headed toward default, with no options for a bailout or bankruptcy declaration. Here's a brief explanation of how Puerto Rico accumulated so much debt, how its territorial status complicates matters and how it could emerge from a nearly decade-long economic slump.
- Puerto Ricans face punishing drought amid economic slump Updated: Aug-06-15 10:40 am
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Puerto Ricans are learning to live without water on an island that already was suffering an economic crisis.
- Cardinals will face Puerto Rican teams 9 times in 6 days Updated: Aug-04-15 3:33 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Louisville men's basketball team has scheduled nine exhibition games over six days against Puerto Rico national teams, including three doubleheaders.
- Puerto Rico confirms it failed to make $58M debt payment Updated: Aug-03-15 7:24 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The government of Puerto Rico confirmed Monday that it failed to make a $58 million debt payment in a significant escalation of the debt crisis facing the U.S. island territory.
- Misery deepens for those in Puerto Rico who can't leave Updated: Aug-03-15 6:08 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Most tables are empty at Walter Martin's coffee shop in San Juan's colonial district. His brow is furrowed with concern and glistens with sweat in the sweltering Caribbean morning.
- US presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley visits Puerto Rico Updated: Aug-01-15 9:16 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley became the first Democratic presidential candidate to make a campaign stop in Puerto Rico this year as part of an effort to woo Latino voters.