PUERTO RICO

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Ex-Puerto Rico boxer Félix Verdejo

July 29, 2023

In a shocking and tragic conclusion to a 25-week trial, former Puerto Rican boxer Félix Verdejo was found guilty on Friday on two charges related to the horrifying death of his 27-year...

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House approves referendum

June 16, 2023

The U.S. House passed a bill Thursday that would allow Puerto Rico to hold the first-ever binding referendum on whether to become a state or gain some sort of independence, in a last-ditch...

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Supreme Court rules

May 11, 2023

In a significant ruling on Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court, in an 8-1 decision, denied the request of the Centro de Periodismo Investigativo, an organization of Puerto Rican journalists....

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US opts to not rebuild

October 13, 2023

The National Science Foundation announced Thursday that it will not rebuild a renowned radio telescope in Puerto Rico, which was one of the world’s largest until it collapsed nearly...

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Hard-partying Puerto Rico

August 9, 2023

Puerto Rico’s capital is renowned for its all-night partying, but a new municipal code is expected to change that. San Juan Mayor Miguel Romero on Tuesday signed a new measure to prohibit alcohol sales after....

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Puerto Rico selects company

January 25, 2023

Puerto Rico privatized its electricity production on Wednesday, selecting Genera PR to take over the operation and maintenance of state power generation units in the U.S....

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