• Post-Fiona fuel disruptions spark fear in Puerto Rico

    11 days ago - By Bésame

    CAGUAS, Puerto Rico - A growing number of businesses, including grocery stores and gas stations, are temporarily closing across Puerto Rico as power outages caused by Hurricane Fiona drag on in the U.S. territory, sparking concern about the availability of fuel and basic goods.
    Hand-written signs warning of closures have been popping up more frequently, eliciting sighs and groans from customers on an island where 62% of 1.47 million clients still do not have power more than four days after the storm hit.
    Betty Merced, a retiree who lives in the southern coastal city of Salinas, said she...
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