With reconstruction moving slowly, residents of the US Virgin Islands express their fears that they are unprepared if there was a new hurricane.
Cuba used to depend on aid from its oil-rich ally Venezuela. But with Venezuela in turmoil, opening luxury hotels is "a new stage," but also "a necessity," Cuba's Tourism Minister says as his country scrambles for other revenue sources.
Behavioural change is essential to mitigate the effects of climate change, but sustainable change will only come when governments and corporations change their behaviour.
Trump's second State of the Union address has come with the Democrats vowing to use their new control over House committees to launch multiple investigations.
Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize recipient Lin Manuel Miranda is bringing his hit musical 'Hamilton' for a two-week run in Puerto Rico.
Historically, midterm elections have always weakened the party that holds the presidency. Democrats will try to flip both chambers of Congress in their favour to block Trump's controversial policies on healthcare, migrants and the border wall.
A year after Hurricane Maria, TRT World's Ediz Tiyansan in a three-part series, takes a closer look at Puerto Rico, the colonial island still deeply suffering after the deadliest US-based natural disaster in the last hundred years.
The Republican president said Democrats inflated the number of dead from two hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico last year in order to make him look "as bad as possible."
A new report says the September 2017 storm killed almost 3,000, almost double the previous government estimate.
The US federal agency says it will stop restoring the power grid in Puerto Rico even though around 22,000 customers are still without electricity.
The island's power company said a major power line failure in the southern part of the US island territory knocked out electric service to almost all customers.
US Congress ends a brief government shutdown by reaching a wide-ranging deal that is expected to push budget deficits into the $1 trillion-a-year zone.
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