Puerto Rico

(AP Photo)

Remember to set clocks for daylight saving time

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s the weekend to spring ahead for daylight saving time. Most Americans will get an hour less sleep but will gain an hour more of evening sunlight in the coming months.

03/08/2013

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IRS cracking down on ID theft, tax fraud

MIAMI (AP) — With tax filing season heating up, an aggressive Internal Revenue Service crackdown is targeting the growing problem of criminals who use stolen identities to seek tens of thousands of dollars in fraudulent tax refunds.

02/07/2013

US flag flies at half staff over the White House in honor of the Connecticut elementary school shooting victims. (AP Photo)

‘Always smiling': Portraits of Conn. victims

Most died at the very start of their young lives, tiny victims taken in a way not fit for anyone regardless of age. Others found their life’s work in sheltering little ones, teaching them, caring for them, treating them as their own.

12/15/2012

Hector 'Macho' Camacho is on life support

Boxer’s mother arrives, expected to discuss removal of life support

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – The mother of former boxing champ Hector “Macho” Camacho has arrived at a hospital in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where Camacho is clinging to life after being shot in […]

11/21/2012

Boxer's mother arrives, expected to discuss removal of life support

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – The mother of former boxing champ Hector “Macho” Camacho has arrived at a hospital in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where Camacho is clinging to life after being shot in […]

11/21/2012

Puerto Ricans opt for statehood in referendum

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – A slim majority of Puerto Ricans want their island to become the 51st U.S. state in a non-binding referendum that would require final approval from Congress. The two-part referendum […]

11/07/2012

Puerto Rico votes on US ties and chooses governor

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Puerto Ricans are facing a fundamental question on their ballots: Should they change their ties with the United States? Election Day is a holiday in the U.S. island territory […]

11/06/2012

US releases names of 55 Guantanamo detainees

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – The U.S. Justice Department has made public the names of 55 Guantanamo prisoners who have been approved for transfer to the custody of other countries. The information has been […]

09/21/2012

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