Puerto Rico

Gov. Cuomo Leads Delegation Of State, City Politicians On Trip To Puerto RicoThe delegation includes City Comptroller Scott Stringers and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. The group will meet with Puerto Rican leaders to discuss the territory's economic and health care problems.
Mayor De Blasio Left Off List Of Delegates Heading To Puerto Rico With Gov. CuomoWhen the governor was asked why the mayor was left off the list, he made it sound like it wasn't his decision.
Travel Guide To Puerto RicoA travel guide to Puerto Rico, including transportation, lodging, dining and attractions information for the capital city of San Juan
NYC Officials Implore Washington To Help Puerto Rico Through Debt CrisisPuerto Rico's governor said last month that the island's $72 billion public debt is unpayable given the current level of economic growth.
De Blasio: Federal Government Should Come To Puerto Rico's RescueThe U.S. Caribbean territory owes $72 billion in debts it governor has said publicly it cannot pay.
Proposed Bill In Puerto Rico Could Fine Parents Of Obese ChildrenMore than 28 percent of Puerto Rico's children are considered clinically obese, compared with about 18 percent in the U.S. mainland.
North Carolina, Puerto Rico, Texas Tickets Win $564 Million PowerballTickets in North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Texas have matched all six numbers to split a $564.1 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said Thursday.
New Yorkers Celebrate Puerto Rican Pride At Heritage FestivalPuerto Rican pride is being celebrated this weekend. The popular 116th Street festival kicked off the celebrations on Saturday.
East Side School Accused Of Billing The State For Improper, Outrageous ExpensesAllegations have been made against a private school that teaches children with special needs.
The 25 Best Beaches In The WorldAfter months of polar vortexes it's finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.
Officials: Leader Of Puerto Rico-New York City Drug Ring ArrestedJuan Valdez is accused of smuggling large quantities of cocaine and oxycodone from Puerto Rico to New York using the U.S. Postal Service.
Millions Line Fifth Avenue To Take In National Puerto Rican Day ParadeThe nation's largest Puerto Rican celebration drew an estimated 1 million spectators on Fifth Avenue Sunday.