Arron Hough, 20, went overboard 267 miles off the coast of Puerto Rico on Christmas Day.
Donald Trump makes first visit to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico and praises relatively low death toll
Puerto Rico struggles with food fuel and medical shortages and calls for relief efforts to be stepped up
Puerto Rico is in "deep trouble" tweets Donald Trump as Jennifer Lopez promises the island of her parents one million dollars.
With rescue teams only just reaching many interior parts of Puerto Rico the island faces years of work to repair the damage done by Hurricane Maria.
Looming dam disaster in Puerto Rico
Hurricane Maria slammed into the Caribbean nation with winds of up to 250 km/h, ripping the roofs off buildings and knocking out electricity across the island.
Hurricane Maria has slammed into Puerto Rico, pounding the Caribbean island with near 250 kilometre winds.
The dangerously powerful storm, the
One of the nearest stars to our solar system is sending unusual radio signals through the galaxy that are puzzling scientists.
Researchers at an
People in the US territory of Puerto Rico have overwhelmingly backed a referendum to become the 51st state of the US.
However, only 23 percent of
A fire at the main power plant on the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico has left one and a half million people without electricity.
More than 500 passengers and crew evacuated from a burning ship about a mile off Puerto Rico’s north coast, with many requiring medical care, though there were no reported fatalities or life-threateni
It is the most indebted territory or state per capita in the United States and now Puerto Rica is in default.
The government has confirmed it
Puerto Rican salsa music singer Jose Luis “Cheo” Feliciano was killed in a car crash in Puerto Rico early Thursday morning, according to local media
He’s gained his controversial reputation by blowing the whistle on governments’ secrets.
But now Wikileaks founder Julian Assange – still holed up
Boxing’s first openly gay fighter Orlando Cruz will get a shot at his first world title this weekend when he takes on two-time featherweight champion
Hurricane Irene looks set to be the first hurricane to hit the United States since Ike ripped along the Texas coast in 2008.
In the Caribbean Sea
Hurricane Irene has hit the US Carribbean territory of Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity lines and ripping up trees. More than 800,000 homes were
New research into deep water coral reefs off the coast of Puerto Rico has uncovered previously unknown marine life, including endangered species.
Over 100 Puerto Rican police officers and prison guards have been arrested in a dawn swoop by American FBI agents.
It has been described as the