All posts by Rafelli González
Puerto Rico pro-independence official accuses statehood party of wordplay
María de Lourdes Santiago denounces status referendum's lack of federal approval
- Posted June 11, 2017
American Airlines cancels Puerto Rico-New York route
SAN JUAN – After 45 years of uninterrupted operations between Puerto Rico’s Luis Muñoz Marín and New York’s John F. Kennedy international airports, American Airlines announced last Monday the cancellation of this route, which becomes effective at...
- Posted April 3, 2017
‘Human rights cannot be sidelined,’ UN expert warns amid Puerto Rican Debt Crisis
SAN JUAN – The United Nations independent expert on foreign debt and human rights has called for “fair solutions” to the debt crisis in Puerto Rico, warning that increasing austerity measures will threaten residents’ human rights...
- Posted January 9, 2017
Uber increases travel costs in Puerto Rico
The increase of .60 cents responds to a rise in costs to operate on the island
- Posted December 30, 2016
Lúgaro confident of becoming next governor
SAN JUAN – During her visit to vote in Universidad Interamericana’s (Cedin) laboratory school, independent gubernatorial candidate Alexandra Lúgaro was confident Tuesday that the island would wake up tomorrow with her as its governor. Lúgaro, who is...
- Posted November 8, 2016
Plaza las Américas and Mall of San Juan remain closed after blackout
SAN JUAN – Following the massive power outage that left most of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority’s (Prepa) 1.5 million customers without electricity, shopping malls Plaza las Américas and The Mall of San Juan will remain closed Thursday until...
- Posted September 22, 2016
Félix Verdejo Out of Danger After Motorcycle Accident
Puerto Rican boxer could be discharged Tuesday
- Posted August 9, 2016
Federal Brief Pointing to ISIS Risk in Puerto Rico Leaked
SAN JUAN – Special Agent in Charge Douglas A. Leff of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), San Juan Field Office, made the following announcement on Friday evening : “This week, the FBI received information that a...
- Posted July 15, 2016
Caribbean Cinemas ‘Partially’ Complies with Law to Accept Debit, Credit Cards
Promises to be ready on or before July 9
- Posted July 1, 2016
Puerto Rico Median Age Reaches Historic 40 Years Amid Crisis
Statistics also reveal 5 southwestern municipalities have highest percentage of people 64 and older
- Posted June 24, 2016