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Puerto Rico financial crisis

Puerto Rico's economic activity index fell 0.5% in December year on year - Reuters

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Earthquake: M 2.9 - Mona Passage, Puerto Rico

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Zika virus outbreak 2016

Puerto Rico declares public health emergency over Zika virus - AFP

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Puerto Rico

Photo: Furniture store fire in Carolina, Puerto Rico - @radioisla1320

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

White House: President Obama likely to discuss international trade, Puerto Rico's fiscal crisis when he meets with House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell - Reuters

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

Puerto Rico releases details of a proposed restructuring deal with creditors - AP

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

Report: Puerto Rico asks creditors to take 45% cut on debt, 2 sources say - Reuters

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Zika virus outbreak 2016

CDC: 31 cases of Zika virus in 11 US states; all patients had traveled, with 19 cases acquired in Puerto Rico, 1 in US Virgin Islands - @blythebernhard

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

US Senate Majority Leader McConnell: Any move by Congress to help Puerto Rico's fiscal problem cannot cost US taxpayers money - Reuters

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

US Senate Democrats, in letter to Republican leader McConnell, urge 'legislative action to give Puerto Rico access to the appropriate financial restructuring tools' - Reuters

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President Obama criminal justice reform efforts

White House says President Obama, Senate Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid cited economic growth, criminal justice reform, crisis in Puerto Rico, opioid epidemic as legislative priorities during meeting - @markknoller, @seungminkim

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Zika virus outbreak 2016

18 confirmed cases of Zika virus in Puerto Rico, more than 200 other cases under investigation - AP

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

Puerto Rico's PREPA extends restructuring deal with lenders, not bondholders - Reuters

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

Democratic senators, via letter, demand debt restructuring mechanism for Puerto Rico - Reuters

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Zika virus outbreak 2016

CDC urges pregnant women to delay travel to 14 countries in Central, South America, the Caribbean because of Zika virus - CDC

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew in letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan: 'In order to assist the 3.5 million Americans living in Puerto Rico, Congress must pass legislation for the president to sign into law by the end of March' - Reuters

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

Democratic Whip Congressman Steny Hoyer: 'I will continue to urge House GOP to work with us in a bipartisan way to address the debt crisis in Puerto Rico' - @WhipHoyer

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Puerto Rico

Earthquake: M 2.7 - 42km N of Dorado, Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico financial crisis

Puerto Rico Public Finance Corp. says it failed to pay interest on a series 2012 A commonwealth appropriation bonds due Jan. 1, per filing - @Reuters

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Zika virus outbreak 2016

CDC issues travel warning as mosquito-borne Zika virus reported in Puerto Rico - @caribnews

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