Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rossello has said he will resign on August 2 in the face of public furore over a leak of crude and insulting chat messages between him and his top advisers.
Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has joined protests in New York demanding the resignation of Puerto Rico’s governor.
Lin-Manuel Miranda is reprising his lead role in the hit musical Hamilton to start a two-week run in Puerto Rico expected to raise thousands of dollars for artists and cultural groups struggling in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
Mark Zuckerberg has apologised after broadcasting a live virtual reality trip to hurricane-struck Puerto Rico to promote Spaces, Facebook’s VR app.
Shocking images of Puerto Rico taken by satellite show how Hurricane Maria wiped out power on the island.
Lady Gaga has joined other celebrities in criticising Donald Trump after he slammed the mayor of Puerto Rico’s capital city San Juan over claims of a slow US response to the storm-hit island.
These pictures show how Hurricane Maria has reduced the lush green landscape of Puerto Rico to a muddy brown in images captured from space.
Rihanna has urged US president Donald Trump to offer more help to the people of Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria.