Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss Hurricane Maria recovery efforts, working with Elon Musk on energy units and the statehood battle for Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico's population has been shrinking for the last decade due to its fiscal crisis. A year after Hurricane Maria, the exodus is a growing problem for the island.
President Donald Trump pledged to be with and comfort families who are trying to recover from the losses in Hurricane Florence. The death toll is up to at least 37 in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia since Florence made landfall on Friday.
As Puerto Rico approaches the one-year anniversary of the storm's landfall, Torres and others brace for a new adversary: developers emboldened by Maria's destruction and out to reshape neighborhoods.
Researchers spent a lot of time painstakingly figuring out how many people died in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria and they really don't appreciate Trump's bizarre, unfounded questioning of the numbers, USA Today reports.
President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of inflating the number of casualties after last year's hurricanes in Puerto Rico. The original death toll was 64, but the island commissioned its own study that found nearly 3,000 people died during the hurricane and its aftermath.
The clock began ticking late last month for hundreds of Puerto Rican evacuees who rely on federal assistance to pay for hotel rooms. U.S. District Judge Timothy Hillman in Massachusetts set Friday as the deadline for the vouchers to end.
Tropical Storm Gordon is expected to become a hurricane and bring high winds and heavy rain to the region.
Tropical Storm Lane threatened to drench Hawaii’s most populated island of Oahu on Saturday, after lingering just south of the U.S. state and unleashing torrential rains and flooding on the Big Island.
The agreement concerns investors who hold bonds issued by Cofina, slashing the debt by $17.5 billion.
Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders introduce a bill that would essentially wipe out tens of billions of dollars of Puerto Rico’s $73 billion in outstanding debt.
Mondelez has voluntarily begun recalling some Ritz Cracker sandwiches and Ritz Bits products over concern that they may include an ingredient tainted with Salmonella.
A tropical storm that formed off the North Carolina coast early on Sunday was forecast to become a hurricane on Monday, forecasters said.
With security lines at all-time highs, the Transportation Security Administration has to recruit more airport security officers.
This “rage giving”, a viral Facebook campaign is fueling a which by Sunday had topped $20 million in donations for immigrant families swept up in the border crisis. USAToday reports.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to a further tightening in labor market conditions.
New applications for U.S. unemployment benefits increased more than expected last week, but remained below a level consistent with a healthy labor market.
U.S. lawmakers closed a long-standing legal loophole that helped spark a financial crisis in Puerto Rico that has decimated the savings of thousands of residents
New applications for U.S. jobless benefits increased more than expected last week.
Two big creditor groups have agreed to a deal that creates a trust to receive the island's sales tax receipts and pay them out to the bondholders