Puerto Rico

Carlos Giusti / AP

Puerto Rico is still waiting for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to release millions in emergency relief funds to help the island recover from a series of damaging earthquakes and hurricanes.

Arnold Gold / New Haven Register via AP

The Yale University undergraduate student government wants the school to divest from companies that contribute to climate change and Puerto Rican debt.  

Christian Carter

Community leaders and volunteers in Bridgeport braved the frigid temperatures on Saturday to collect donations for earthquake relief in Puerto Rico.

Gabriel López Albarrán / Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo visited Puerto Rico to assess the damage caused by a series of earthquakes.  

Office of New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker / Facebook

New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker says his city and school district are ready to welcome children and families displaced by the earthquake in Puerto Rico.