Guam Democrats will retain control of the legislature
The 2022 election didn’t produce the “Red Wave” many expected. In Guam, Democrat representatives now hold nine legislative seats, compared to Republicans’ six.
Several cases of respiratory syncytial virus spotted in US Virgin Islands
As a respiratory infection, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) can cause mild to severe symptoms. The USVI Department of Health announced on Sunday that multiple cases were detected within the region.
The Northern Mariana Islands prosecuted three people for illegal entry
Three people from China were charged by the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands’ federal court for their illegal entry into the territory.
Residents of American Samoa voted against proposals to gain autonomy from the US
Three amendments to American Samoa’s constitution were rejected; these proposals would’ve helped the region gain more independence from the US. Many local residents didn’t believe that the changes were necessary at the time and said they preferred the way the government was currently running.
Puerto Rico may become a growing force in leading AI development
Many experts believe that the engineers in Puerto Rico have the capabilities and opportunity to build AI technology on the territory.