Photo of the Day | Police agents arrest a man while his wife and family resist, during evictions of people from the San Isidro settlement, in Puerto Caldas, Risaralda, Colombia, on 6 March 2021. Learn more about @manitografo ’s #WPPh2022 awarded photo:
#USArmyReserve engineers from the 1st Mission Support Command are delivering engineering services to the Puerto Rico Port Authority as a collaborative effort to restore the Rafael Hernandez International Airport. Read more:
Puerto Rico’s population fell 11.8% to nearly 3.3 million, the Census Bureau said last year. But its latest post-enumeration survey suggests the total population may be closer to 3.1 million.
An animal tranquilizer has been cropping up in narcotic mixes from Puerto Rico to Philadelphia and is now spreading in Massachusetts.
It's worth asking why we spend $600 billion a year on the military if we can't get more than 5000 troops and 50 helicopters to Puerto Rico.
A lot of bad things are happening in Puerto Rico. The Governor is under siege, the Mayor of San Juan is a despicable and incompetent person who I wouldn’t trust under any circumstance, and the United States Congress foolishly gave 92 Billion Dollars for hurricane relief, much....
Half of Puerto Rico still has no power and ***a thousand people died*** there largely, it appears, because of insufficient storm response.