Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, marked one month since Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico as a category 4 storm. During the weekend, Wayne Newton’s Casa de Shenandoah will host an event to raise money for the victims of hurricanes Irma and Harvey.
The lights remain off in bustling cities and in small rural villages. Gas generators, the only alternative to the downed power lines that seem to be everywhere,... L.A. Times - USAlso reported by •Wall Street Journal •Firstpost •NPR
San Juan (AFP) Nov 18, 2017
The head of Puerto Rico's power authority has resigned amid a scandal over efforts to restore electricity to the hurricane-hit... Terra Daily - ScienceAlso reported by •Wall Street Journal •Firstpost •NPR
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Three major U.S.-based foundations on Wednesday pledged an initial $5 million to help Puerto Rico recover from Hurricane Maria,... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •CNA
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico could face more than a decade of further economic stagnation and a steep drop in population as a result of Hurricane Maria,... SFGate - BusinessAlso reported by •Seattle Times