Stories about Puerto Rico (U.S.) from August, 2015
Various civil society groups have started to come together to find solutions to the severe socioeconomic crisis that the Caribbean nation faces.
After many years of hardships and struggle, same-sex couples in Puerto Rico can now formalize their commitment to each other.
Passengers on a flight to Puerto Rico were brought to tears when a chorus that was traveling with them started singing upon landing.
Introduced through the exotic pet trade, green iguanas have flourished in Puerto Rico. Now, they are considered a nuisance, provoking air traffic delays, damage to infrastructure and loss of crops.
As the government quickly runs out of cash, the future looks uncertain.