Data from 500,000 smartphones reveals exactly where the island’s residents went after the storm, and when they came back.
It will become the biggest airport in the Western Hemisphere by 2020. But not without overcoming some heavy turbulence.
A new app can tell you (and it’s not pretty).
During 2017, more than 167,000 Latinos became homeowners, significantly contributing to the country's economy. However, doubts around immigration issues make their future in the real estate market uncertain.
Almost seven months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico is experiencing a complete power outage. The island’s electricity provider said it will take from 24 to 36 hours to bring power back across the U.S. territory.
In Chile’s capital, artists occupied a temporarily closed street to create a bright pedestrian promenade. But its future is uncertain.
More than 135,000 Puerto Ricans have left the island and it is estimated that almost half a million could migrate to the continent by 2019.
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is taking in hundreds of evacuees from Puerto Rico. For many, the transition has been a challenge.
When a design student launched an interactive project to map LGBTQ spaces in Montreal, it went viral. Then it went dark.
In Ponce, Puerto Rico, 92 percent of urbanized areas have electricity, but not a single rural neighborhood does.
El Paso and Ciudad Juárez hope to open the first system to connect both sides of the Rio Grande by the end of 2018.
Washington, D.C., has the largest number of Salvadorans who face an imminent fear of deportation from Donald Trump’s new immigration policy. But long before Trump’s announcement, other forces were driving them out of the city.
MacArthur Fellow Jason De León is documenting the stories of anonymous Mexican border migrants by gathering the artifacts they leave behind.
In the Brazilian city of Fortaleza, the anonymous collective Massa Crítica pressured the government to construct hundreds of kilometers of bike lanes. But it wasn’t easy.
The mayor Donald Trump criticized wields enormous political clout in Puerto Rico. But coordination is difficult with 77 other mayors operating at the same level.
Allocating money to rebuild won’t be enough, experts say, unless the island can also rethink its entire energy strategy.
Here’s how locals responded when shocks struck the city.
When the earth is about to move, seconds are precious.
In a new documentary series, a renowned bike guru explores the Colombian city that famously changed its future. Here’s how Medellín took his heart and, literally, got under his skin.
The protest method has a vibrant history in Latino youth communities.
New data gives another indication of how the federal government is tightening its immigration enforcement.