World / Politics Nov 6, 2019

FBI arrests Puerto Rico senator and 7 more in corruption probe

FBI agents in Puerto Rico have arrested Sen. Abel Nazario and seven other people as part of an investigation into corruption. FBI spokeswoman Limary Cruz said that the U.S. Attorney's Office would issue more details soon. She declined further comment. Puerto Rico Senate President Thomas Rivera ...

Puerto Rico has a new governor — but he could be out in days

World / Politics Aug 3, 2019

Puerto Rico has a new governor — but he could be out in days

The handpicked successor to disgraced Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello, lawyer Pedro Pierluisi, was sworn in on Friday after Rossello stepped down, but Pierluisi said his term might be short because the island's Senate still had to ratify his position. At his first news conference ...