Opening statements began Friday in the rape trial for the son of a prominent attorney from the British Virgin Islands.
The state's all-Democratic congressional delegation is pressing federal officials on efforts to address mental health challenges in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. In … Click to Continue ...
January 16, 2018 – Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth is proud to announce that, through its efforts, the FCC’s Incentive Auction Task Force and the Media Bureau division on Jan. 11, 2018 granted a request to allow for 20 broadcast TV stations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to construct post-incentive auction facilities early....… Continue Reading
As the result of a major earthquake which registered as a 7.6 magnitude earthquake in the Caribbean Sea, tsunami advisories have been issued for Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands; while tsunami threats have been issued...Show More Summary
A 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Honduras Tuesday night. A tsunami warning was issued for Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands and Central America. The US Tsunami alert system issued a major warning for Puerto Rico. PHEB/Advisory/...Show More Summary
TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 struck near remote Caribbean Islands belonging to Honduras on Tuesday, sparking a tsunami warning for the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Officials on Tuesday said 92 percent of customers have power again on the United States Virgin Islands.
Remember when the hurricane came through and the communist who is governor of the U.S. Virgin Island ordered seizure of guns and ammunition? We discussed it. Well, he’s at it again. U.S. Virgin Islands Gov. Kenneth Mapp renewed a highly controversial executive order in January that allows the National Guard to seize arms from everyday […]
Slammed by back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes in September, the film industry in the U.S. Virgin Islands slowly is struggling to get back on its feet. "We got hit by Hurricane Irma and then two weeks later by Maria," said Luana Wheatley, director of the islands' film office. Show More Summary
Cambridge, MA (December 27, 2017) -- Spending hours a day diving in and around the coral reefs off St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands sounds like the stuff of a dream vacation, but for Annie Opel it was serious business.
Spending hours a day diving in and around the coral reefs off St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands sounds like the stuff of a dream vacation, but for Annie Opel it was serious business.
(University at Buffalo) Coral reefs off St. John, part of the US Virgin Islands, suffered severe injury during the storms, say scientists from the University at Buffalo and California State University, Northridge who traveled there in late November to assess the damage -- the first step in understanding the reefs' recovery.
From hearty meals to comfortable sleeping quarters for first responders, Foss Maritime has been supporting the relief and rebuilding efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands following the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria. Show More Summary
Back-to-back hurricanes destroyed hundreds of boats that were people’s livelihoods and even homes.
The U.S. Coast Guard is working to retrieve boats that were displaced during Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Ralph Evey's vessel was rescued in a two-day process involving cranes and buoys.
The hurricane has intensified into a Category 5 storm, and threatens a number of islands including Puerto Rico and the U.S. and British Virgin Islands.
Trey Anastasio Band, Hurray for the Riff Raff, and Aaron Neville join Dave on the lineup of "A Concert for Island Relief," with proceeds going to hurricane relief efforts in the British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and mainland US. Continue reading…
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As vulture capitalists and profiteers circle the devastation in America's hurricane-struck island colonies, the Trump administration has nothing for them but more loans to pile onto their existing, crippling debt (even as affected mainland cities where more white people live get direct government aid). (more…)