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Official: Puerto Rico govt loses $2.6M in phishing scam

Puerto Rico's government has lost more than $2.6 million after falling for an email phishing scam, according to a senior official.

NC-based pilot shot and killed in Puerto Rico, family says

A Charlotte-based pilot was shot and killed in Puerto Rico, a family member said Monday.
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NC engineers, architects deploy to help with Puerto Rico earthquake recovery

A team of structural engineers, architects and urban search and rescue team members from North Carolina traveled to Puerto Rico Wednesday to begin work assessing damaged homes and buildings after a series of earthquakes and aftershocks that have hit the island territory since late December.

6.4 quake strikes Puerto Rico amid heavy seismic activity

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake has struck Puerto Rico.

Earthquake jolts Puerto Rico, causing damage and ‘state of panic’

A 5.8-magnitude quake hit Puerto Rico before dawn Monday, unleashing small landslides, causing power outages and severely cracking some homes.

Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returns to Wilmington after 60-day patrol

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is scheduled to return to Wilmington Thursday following a 60-day patrol in the Caribbean.

Student: CVS workers rejected Puerto Rico ID, asked for visa

VS apologized and said it's investigating after a Purdue University engineering student was denied the purchase of over-the-counter cold medicine by employees who questioned his immigration status, refusing to accept his Puerto Rican driver's license and U.S. passport.

Grandfather charged in death of girl who fell from cruise ship

The grandfather of a toddler who died after falling 11 stories from a cruise ship window in Puerto Rico has been charged in her death. Chloe Wiegand, 18 months old, fell in July when her grandfather Salvatore "Sam" Anello lifted her up to an open window.

Worst appears over for Puerto Rico as Tropical Storm Karen heads north

Authorities in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands reported limited power outages, flooding and landslides as Tropical Storm Karen swirled away from the northeast Caribbean early Wednesday.

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