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Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky vowed that his company's business will be stronger than ever after the coronavirus-related downturn ends.

Airbnb’s CEO compared the coronavirus crisis to Hurricane Maria, saying its business will bounce back, just as it did after the storm that ravag...

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky, announcing steps to help the company's hosts, vowed its business will rebound after the coronavirus crisis.

Puerto Rico gets investors’ OK to reduce debt load by $24 billion, inching closer to the end of bankruptcy

The deal would see Puerto Rico pay back a reduced debt load 10 years earlier than it previously planned.

The Courtyard Isla Verde Beach Resort in Puerto Rico offers a well-appointed beach escape for under $200 per night with good Marriott Bonvoy earning p...

Located on Puerto Rico's Isla Verde beachfront stretch, the Courtyard by Marriott Isla Verde Beach Resort offers the perfect combination of luxury and value.

Puerto Ricans discovered a warehouse full of unused food, water, and supplies from Hurricane Maria, resulting in the firing of the island’s emer...

The supplies, including food, water, cots, and diapers from 2017's Hurricane Maria, were discovered Saturday following earthquakes in Puerto Rico.
Kaylen Ward, the 'Naked Philanthropist'

A ‘naked philanthropist’ who says she raised $1 million for Australia’s fires is now sending nudes to people who donate to Puerto Ri...

Kaylen Ward says she raised $1 million for Australia, sending nudes to people who donated. Now she is doing the same, raising money for Puerto Rico.
Two firemen survey a collapsed building after an earthquake hit the island in Guanica, Puerto Rico on January 7, 2020. - A strong earthquake struck south of Puerto Rico early January 7, 2020 followed by major aftershocks, the US Geological Survey said, the latest in a series of tremors that have shaken the island since December 28.

Another massive 6.0 earthquake shook Puerto Rico, and the island hasn’t recovered from the last major earthquake less than a week ago

An already fragile Puerto Rico has been devastated by ongoing earthquakes, including another massive 6.0-magnitude one after a 6.4 quake days earlier.
President Donald Trump waves as he arrives for a visit in Carolina, Puerto Rico, after Hurricane Maria hit the island.

Trump personally stepped in to cut Medicaid spending on Puerto Rico in budget deal, new report says

Trump thought the initial $12 billion Medicaid spending spread over four years on Puerto Rico was too much, according to a Politico report.
A man stands near floodwaters at a construction site during tropical storm Karen in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, September 24, 2019, in this picture obtained from social media.

Tropical Storm Karen is expected to loop-de-loop back towards the Bahamas after soaking Puerto Rico

Tropical Storm Karen may loop around in the Atlantic, heading back towards the Bahamas, after hitting Puerto Rico with serious rain on Tuesday.
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump answers reporters questions in the Oval office of the White House In Washington

Trump is working with Florida to prepare for Hurricane Dorian, but lashed out when the storm barreled toward Puerto Rico

Trump slammed Puerto Rico's government as Hurricane Dorian barreled toward the island, lashing out at the mayor of San Juan and trashing its finances.
A couple boards up the door of their beachfront house as Tropical Storm Dorian approaches in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico August 28, 2019.

A high-tech emergency siren system that is ‘vital’ to alert Puerto Ricans of dam breaks and mudslides was reportedly stuck in storage duri...

FEMA unveiled the system after emergency workers were forced to evacuate locals door-to-door following a dam break caused by Hurricane Maria in 2017.