Caribbean

Armed Federal Agents Seize 'Massive Store' Of Rebuilding Materials Kept From Puerto Rico's Hurricane Victims

Months after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, nearly half the island's residents are still without power, and although the Federal Emergency …

Conservative View

The Abolition of Slavery in the Caribbean

The Abolition of Slavery in the Caribbean.

10 New Caribbean Hotels & Coolest Caribbean Hotels for 2018

The Caribbean Journal is out with two of their annual hotel lists for the new year – “10 New Caribbean Hotels We’re Excited About in 2018” and “The …

Hotels

Puerto Rico school celebrates the return of electricity

Academia Bautista de Puerto Nuevo had been without power for 112 days.

Puerto Rican Electricity Union Workers Accuse Federal Government Of Hoarding Needed Reconstruction Materials

Months after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island of Puerto Rico, the United States territory continues to struggle to rebuild. A new report from The …

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Where Norwegian is Heading in 2019-20

Norwegian Cruise Line is preparing to deploy its newest ships from convenient North American homeports and beyond.<p>During the fall and winter of 2019 …

Norwegian Cruise Line

Tsongas sees challenges in Puerto Rico

U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, right, and Sen. Elizabeth Warren speak to staff and patients at the Hospital del Ni o in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Friday. …

Massachusetts

Bayada holding job fair for nurses in Puerto Rico this weekend

Citing a nursing shortage, Bayada Home Health Care, of Moorestown, has scheduled a job fair in Hurricane-devasted Puerto Rico to recruit 25 nurses …

Puerto Rico

Matriarch Behind Puerto Rican Mainstay Casa Adela Dies at 81

The always-present matriarch behind Alphabet City mainstay <b>Casa Adela</b> has died, according to the Puerto Rican restaurant. <b>Adela Fargas</b> — long a fixture in the East Village and LES — was 81.<p>A memorial with a slew of candles and flowers has already popped up outside the restaurant, which has been open …

New York City

In Puerto Rico, Philadelphia artists find activism in wake of hurricanes

In the aftermath of the multiple hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico last year, a group of Philadelphia artist rallied $14,000 in donations, used to send …

Puerto Rico

Meet the Puerto Ricans Who Fled to New York After Maria

“A marvelous lesson was realizing that Puerto Rico is not the island, but its people”<p>“For you, this is a minor setback,” the worker at the Hurricane …

New York City

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Competition builds in countdown to 38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

by Kirsten Ferguson 16 Jan 14:16 GMT 1-4 March 2018<p>On-the-water action at the 2017 St. Maarten Heineken Regatta © Laurens Morel - www.saltycolours.com<p>…

Sailing

Beginning to Gauge Maria’s Effect on Puerto Rico’s Economy

Beginning to Gauge Maria’s Effect on Puerto Rico’s Economy Jason Bram and Lauren Thomas Liberty Street Economics, January 12, 2018 Just two weeks …

Economy

Puerto Rico's Largest Newspaper Runs Column Blaming Jews for Hurricane Maria Aftermath

The largest newspaper in Puerto Rico has apologized for running an opinion column that said Jewish people control the U.S. Congress and want to …

Latino News

US Virgin Islands Recovery Update

One of the Caribbean destinations hardest hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria is closer than ever to full recovery.<p>Electrical power has been restored to …

U.S. Virgin Islands

Puerto Rico’s Fiscal Plan Was Doomed Even Before Maria, Stiglitz Says

Puerto Rico’s fiscal turnaround plan may have been doomed from the start, even before Hurricane Maria barreled across the island, according to a …

Economics

Puerto Rico embraces 'broken windows' policing amid killings

Federal and local authorities in Puerto Rico said Tuesday that they will implement a "broken windows" policing campaign to fight a surge in killings …

Puerto Rico

Suicides are up in Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria, as the government abandons the island

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Liberal View

Cane Rhum Bar & Caribbean Kitchen Sets Out Updated Menu

East Bay restaurant <b>Cane Rhum Bar & Caribbean Kitchen</b> invited patrons to chill in an island atmosphere with a few rum drinks in the summer of 2016, and now chef/owner <b>Paul Yellin</b> is changing up the menus a bit. The food offerings, from the jumbo coconut shrimp and chicken coconut curry, are a bit …

Charleston

Seth Meyers Evaluates Trump’s Job on Puerto Rico’s Recovery Effort

After Puerto Rico was hit by the devastating Hurricane Maria last fall, President Trump told reporters that the White House deserved a “10” for its …

Celebrity News

6 Awesome Shore Excursions to Try in Jamaica

Whether you’re calling upon Montego Bay, Falmouth or Ochos Rios, here are some of the best shore excursions in Jamaica.

Bob Marley

NC linemen headed to Puerto Rico, where outages continue

MORRISVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – Sunday afternoon, dozens of Duke Energy workers boarded a plane at Raleigh Durham International Airport bound for Puerto …

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico's Hurricane Damage Strains US Medical Community

It's been over 100 days since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico -- and for most Americans, the natural disaster has been all but forgotten. …

Liberal View

31 Best Warm-Weather Vacations

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U.S. Virgin Islands

Understanding Sandals and Beaches resorts

Sandals, a brand synonymous with couples only, ultra all inclusive, stunning beaches, luxury and fun, began its life in Montego Bay in Jamaica in …

Hotels

My trip to Puerto Rico

Devastation in Puerto Rico<br>(Image by YouTube, Channel: The Doctors) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Puerto Rico is a beautiful island that is …

Liberal View

Carnival Cruise Line Makes First Return Visit to St. Maarten

A Carnival cruise ship visited St. Maarten earlier today marking Carnival Cruise Line’s first return visit to the Caribbean port since Hurricane Irma …

Cruise Ships

Puerto Rico energy authority investigates dozens of post-Maria bribery cases

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority has suspended three employees without pay as it investigates 25 cases of possible …

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority

No calm after the storm: Corruption delays Puerto Rico's hurricane recovery | Mulshine

Unlike in New Jersey, where the water and power were back just a couple weeks after Hurricane Sandy, almost half the people in Puerto Rico lack power …

New Jersey