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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Trump signs $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package

The largest economic stimulus package in modern U.S. history includes direct payments of $1,200 to many individual Americans, including those who earn up to $75,000, and an additional $500 per child.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Senate approves coronavirus stimulus bill

The bipartisan bill- the largest rescue package in U.S. history- aims to provide financial relief to companies and Americans losing income, and give critical aid to hospitals and healthcare workers on the front lines of the crisis,

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Puerto Rican journalists cover the coronavirus from home

The journalists at El Nuevo Día, Puerto Rico’s largest newspaper, have seen it all. In a span of less than […]

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

U.S. ramps up restrictions to contain the coronavirus outbreak

In the U.S., cases of Covid-19, the disease caused by the novel virus, topped 15,000  with 201 deaths as of Friday afternoon, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Lockdown in Puerto Rico puts victims of domestic violence at risk

For women who are experiencing gender-based violence, a mandatory lockdown traps them with their abusers, giving them less opportunities to escape physical and verbal abuse. 

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Airport feels like a ghost town during coronavirus pandemic

Halls were barren, and stores were closed, except for a brightly lit Hudson News store.

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Latino Voters Rally Behind “Tío Bernie”

Tío Bernie (Uncle Bernie), as Hispanic supporters nicknamed Sanders, has won big among Latinos acrossin the early primaries.

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Pro-Choice activists protest cathedral that holds “anti-abortion mass”

The first Saturday of every month, the Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral holds a Witness for Life mass that is followed by a procession to the clinic.

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Gender neutral Latinx gets push back from some Latinos in the U.S.

“Latinx” aims to break with Spanish’s inherent gender binary. 

Elderly Florida Cubans

Special Report: Florida Crossroads

Elderly Florida Cubans Remain Loyal to Trump

The sun shone bright and hot on the streets of Little Havana, in the heart of Miami, Florida.