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In War on Zika Mosquitoes, US Rushes to Gird Puerto Rico

The United States faces its first real challenge with the Zika virus on the island territory of Puerto Rico, a part of the nation perhaps least prepared to cope with what is expected to be its worst outbreak. Zika, spreading rapidly in Puerto Rico, is expected to peak in late summer and early fall. By year's end, public health officials estimate, hundreds of thousands of people will have been infected. It is the only part of the country experiencing a major local outbreak, but the...

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