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News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico rescue dog goes nuts first time he sees snow

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/2018/02/19/puerto-rico-rescue-dog-goes-nuts-first-time-sees-snow.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

This is the joyous moment a Puerto Rican rescue dog saw snow for the first time – and ran circles around his frosty garden in excitement. Yoda, a two-year-old chihuahua-dachshund mix, was a street dog in Dorado, Puerto Rico, before he was adopted and ...

News Puerto Rico: Why does restoring full power in Puerto Rico seem like a never-ending task?

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/why-does-restoring-full-power-in-puerto-rico-seem-like-a-never-ending-task/ar-BBJkF4w?li=BBnbcA1
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

About a third of Puerto Rico's residents — over 900,000 — are still living without electricity five months after Hurricane Maria battered the island on Sept. 20th of last year. As power restoration efforts continue against all odds, it's still hard for ...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico pitches for investment after hurricane

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/8b16e158-1421-11e8-9376-4a6390addb44
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Five months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico’s government is shifting from disaster recovery to pitching for business, telling multinational companies that the island that has defaulted on its debt obligations and is still struggling to restore power ...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico to slash energy reserves amid cash shortfall

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/puerto-rico-to-slash-energy-reserves-amid-cash-shortfall/2018/02/18/80914b4e-1500-11e8-b681-2d4d462a1921_story.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico’s power company said Sunday that it will reduce its operating reserve to save money amid a cash shortfall as officials warned that the move could destabilize the U.S. territory’s fragile electrical grid. William ...

News Puerto Rico: Community donations bring back sick Scott Co. man from Puerto Rico

News channel or source: http://www.wbir.com/article/news/local/community-donations-bring-back-sick-scott-co-man-from-puerto-rico/51-520304258
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

A Scott County man is finally on his way back to the mainland United States to seek much needed medical treatment. It's all thanks to the help from his East Tennessee community. Volunteers in Oneida spent their Sunday morning cooking. "Hopefully up to 200 ...

News Puerto Rico: When The Tourists Stopped Coming, This Puerto Rican Town's Nightmare Began

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/tourists-stop-coming-puerto-rico_us_5a82408ee4b00ecc923d5893
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

RINCÓN, Puerto Rico ― The morning after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico in September, Lisa Brown Masters waded through the flooded streets of the small beachside town of Rincón to check on the hotel she founded ― only to find it crumbling into ...

News Puerto Rico: Academics Claim “Crypto-Colonialism” Rampant in Puerto Rico

News channel or source: https://news.bitcoin.com/academics-claim-crypto-colonialism-rampant-puerto-rico/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

An article has claimed that migrating cryptocurrency miners are placing strains on Puerto Rico’s recovering infrastructure. The opinion piece is authored by lecturer in accounting and finance at Anglia Ruskin University in the UK, Larisa Yarovaya, and ...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico to reduce power generation amid cash shortfall

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/puerto-rico-seeks-300m-warns-power-company-shutdown-135125893.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's electricity utility said Friday it will dial down the power generation starting this weekend as a federal control board urgently seeks a $300 million loan for the troubled utility after a judge rejected a ...

News Puerto Rico: Art and teamwork help one Puerto Rican town nearly five months after Hurricane Maria ripped through

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-puerto-rico-aguadilla-20180218-story.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The Perez family's guava-colored home stands out in the Cerro Calero section of Aguadilla, in northwestern Puerto Rico. It's not only the home's faint pink exterior, or the roof, temporarily covered with a blue protective sheet, that make this house distinct.

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico Utility to Reduce Energy Reserves Amid Cash Shortfall

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/puerto-rico-utility-to-reduce-energy-reserves-amid-cash-shortfall-1519000555?tesla=y
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico—Puerto Rico’s power company will reduce its operating energy reserve to save money amid a cash shortfall, a move that could destabilize the U.S. territory’s fragile electrical grid. William Rios, director of generation at the ...