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February 19, 2018

FBI investigates local officials for Hurricane-Fraud

The head of the FBI in Puerto Rico, Douglas Leff, confirmed today that a group of detectives are investigating local officials, in view of the possibility that they have committed fraud, because of complaints they have received for mishandling federal funds for the reconstruction of the island after Hurricane Maria. “We have some squads that


PONCE – Woman and child CRITICAL after being Shot

A Woman and her child remain in CRITICAL condition after they were shot numerous times in Ponce. The incident, is being investigated, but word on the street is that her boyfriend is a drug lord nicknamed “Keké” who usually drives the Mercedes Benz the woman and her child were using at the time of the

Villalba – Thousands of Jobs in Jeopardy

The mayor of Villalba, Luis Javier Hernandez Ortiz, is very worried about the possible approval in the United States Congress Tax Reform of President Donald Trump, since it would mean the loss of thousands of jobs in the event of the possible relocation of the biggest company in Villalba called Medtronic , which generates more than

The People of Cataño receive Aid

The municipality of Cataño receives aid thanks to the PR Department of Health. Efforts to bring aid to various municipalities continue at full steam. Today it was Cataño’s turn. The effort is led by the Department of Health and includes the Puerto Rican singer-songwriter, Wilkins. Ada Monzon reports about the visit:

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US Congress aims to Ban Cock-Fights in Puerto Rico

The senator for the district of Guayama, Axel Chino Roque will file this week a concurrent resolution rejecting the project HR 4202 of the United States Congress that intends that the “Animal Welfare Act” be applied to the territories, thus imposing a ban on the celebration of Cock fighting sports on the island that could

Bill Clinton faces NEW Sexual Assault accusations by 4 women

Bill Clinton is facing explosive new charges of sexual assault from four women, according to highly placed Democratic Party sources and an official who served in both the Clinton and Obama administrations. The current accusations against the 71-year-old former president — whose past is littered with charges of sexual misconduct — stem from the period after he left the

Migration From Puerto Rico Set to Transform Florida

More than 168,000 people have flown or sailed out of Puerto Rico to Florida since the hurricane, landing at airports in Orlando, Miami and Tampa, and the port in Fort Lauderdale. Nearly half are arriving in Orlando, where they are tapping their networks of family and friends. An additional 100,000 are booked on flights to

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5 Firefighters accused of Gang Raping teen girl

Five Virginia firefighters are being investigated after they were accused of gang raping a teenage girl and recording and posting a video of it on social media. A search warrant affidavit says concerned citizens in the town of Strasburg alerted their mayor of the existence of a video showing the gang rape of a 17-year-old

Mainland Hospitals affected by Damage in Puerto Rico

At MedStar Washington Hospital Center, doctors and nurses are moving as many patients as they can from intravenous medications to the same drugs in pill form. If the patients are getting common antibiotics like ampicillin, and they can swallow, they’re likely to be switched to pills, says Bonnie Levin, assistant vice president of pharmacy services for MedStar Health,

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