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Rep. Perry: Puerto Rico victims aren't dying

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Rep. Scott Perry (R-PA) defends the Trump administration's recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, claiming hurricane victims aren't dying from lack of water and food. [Source]

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Plane by plane, New York greets Puerto Ricans displaced by hurricane

NEW YORK (Reuters) - There were only a few minutes left before baggage carousel No. 4 jolted to life at John F. Kennedy International Airport, soon to be ringed with people coming from Puerto Rico on one-way tickets they never would have bought if not for the hurricane.

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Homeless teen spends birthday helping hurricane victims

Christopher Rodriguez turned 19 on Friday in his native Puerto Rico, and he spent his birthday giving -- giving aid to neighbors still struggling a month to the day after Hurricane Maria blasted the island.

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UPDATE 1-Alphabet balloon project to provide limited internet in Puerto Rico

Oct 20 (Reuters) - Experimental communications balloons provided by Alphabet Inc in collaboration with AT&T Inc will allow some of the carrier's customers in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico to send texts and access critical information on the internet, Alphabet said on Friday.

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John Kelly, Puerto Rico, Catalonia: Your Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Alphabet balloon project to provide limited internet in Puerto Rico

Oct 20 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc said on Friday it is collaborating with AT&T Inc to deliver limited internet connectivity to the hardest-hit areas of Puerto Rico through its "Project Loon" balloon project.

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BRIEF-Southern Co's unit awarded contract by USACE to repair power grid in Puerto Rico​

* PowerSecure, a unit of co, has been awarded contract by USACE for additional support to repair power grid in Puerto Rico​

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FDA teams with medical companies in Puerto Rico to tackle shortages

(Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said the agency was working with several pharmaceutical and medical device companies in Puerto Rico to prevent shortages of medical products in the United States as it joins a massive effort to help rebuild the island that was ravaged by Hurricane Maria.

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Mom watched son get into World Series on a generator-powered TV in Puerto Rico

As the Los Angeles Dodgers punched their ticket to the World Series Thursday night, the mother of one of the game's biggest heroes watched the game from a television set hooked up to a generator in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, he said.

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Thousands of Somalis gather to mourn bomb victims

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Thousands of Somalis prayed in Mogadishu on Friday at a symbolic funeral for more than 300 people killed by the country's deadliest truck bombing.

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'Perfect Storm' of Failures Leaves Puerto Rico in the Dark

One month after Hurricane Maria, experts say poor planning, logistical nightmares and dire financial straits are to blame for the slow response to Puerto Rico's major power outage.

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Anderson Cooper scores Trump's response to Puerto Rico

President Trump gave himself a 10 out of 10 for how the White House handled aid in Puerto Rico after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria. CNN's Anderson Cooper keeps Trump honest with a review of the response.

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Puerto Ricans Ask: When Will the Lights Come Back On?

A month after Hurricane Maria knocked out power, 80 percent of Puerto Rico remains without electricity. And progress is slow.

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BRIEF-Mammoth Energy's Cobra subsidiary enters into contract for rebuilding Puerto Rico's energy infrastructure​

* ‍Mammoth Energy announces that its Cobra subsidiary has entered into a contract to aid in rebuilding of Puerto Rico's energy infrastructure​

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Trump says he will work with Congress on more aid for Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will work with the U.S. Congress to approve grants and loans to help rebuild Puerto Rico after it was devastated by Hurricane Maria a month ago.

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Expert: Water from a polluted Puerto Rico site 'safe to drink'

Water from three wells at a hazardous-waste site in Dorado, Puerto Rico, is safe for human consumption, according to tests conducted for CNN by a university lab.

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Trump puts Puerto Rico governor on the spot

Donald Trump asks Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Roselló if the Trump administration is doing a good job with hurricane relief efforts.

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Trump says to work with Congress on more aid for Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will work with the U.S. Congress to approve grants and loans to help rebuild Puerto Rico after it was devastated by Hurricane Maria a month ago.

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Puerto Rico gov. to discuss needs with Trump

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, ahead of a meeting Thursday with President Donald Trump, said he plans on discussing "pressing needs" with the President.

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Rubio urges Congress to adjust disaster aid bill for Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Senator Marco Rubio urged the U.S. Congress on Thursday to make changes to a disaster relief bill so that cash-strapped Puerto Rico can quickly access funds it needs to respond to the basic needs of its 3.4 million residents.

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War veterans deploy themselves to help Puerto Rico relief

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Exclusive: Baupost's Klarman resists calls to wipe out Puerto Rico debt

BOSTON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Seth Klarman on Wednesday resisted calls for Puerto Rico's debt to be wiped out and said the island's residents will be better off in the long run if obligations are honored.

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Puerto Rico's misery, four weeks after Maria, by the numbers

The misery never ceases. And for millions of people in Puerto Rico, the future holds little promise of hope.

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Trump, Puerto Rico governor to discuss hurricane aid at White House

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello are due to meet at the White House on Thursday to discuss rebuilding efforts after Hurricane Maria devastated the island a month ago, the White House said.

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On a storm-hit hillside, Puerto Ricans begin to fight back

When I first met Diana Aponte, she had just lived through Hurricane Maria. She'd spent part of the storm huddled on the floor with her husband, afraid they would be killed and their hilltop home destroyed.

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One month without water in Puerto Rico

More than a million Americans are still without clean drinking water after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.

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CNN follows the aid in Puerto Rico

President Trump has blamed local officials in Puerto Rico for the failing distribution of food and water. CNN's Bill Weir reports from Puerto Rico.

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Lawmaker: Puerto Rico could be another Flint

Democratic Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez of New York slams President Trump's response to the recovery efforts in Puerto Rico as millions still seek clean water.

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America, Puerto Rico still needs your help

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Las Vegas gunman's estate could offer rare redress for victims

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Victims of mass shootings in the United States often win little or no damages from perpetrators but the Las Vegas massacre may be different because the shooter is thought to have been a wealthy man, lawyers said.

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House panel sets Puerto Rico recovery hearing for Oct. 24

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. House of Representatives panel said on Tuesday that it has scheduled an Oct. 24 hearing to examine Puerto Rico's hurricane recovery efforts and the role of a financial oversight board in those efforts.

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Puerto Ricans struggle to find drinking water

Some Puerto Ricans are resorting to desperate and potentially dangerous measures to collect water from parts of the island that are polluted with industrial chemicals. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's Puerto Rico relief song tops Billboard chart

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda's star-studded charity song to fund relief efforts in Puerto Rico topped the Billboard digital singles chart on Monday, while Christian music rapper NF topped the Billboard 200 album chart.

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Trump blames Puerto Rico officials for water problems

President Donald Trump defended the federal government's response to the disaster in Puerto Rico, and contended difficulty accessing food and water was due to shortcomings on local distribution.

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Trump says Puerto Rico won't be an easy fix

President Donald Trump blames local distribution chains in Puerto Rico for the lack of food and water getting around the island.

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Sending Relief by Air and Sea to Puerto Rico From the Bronx

As she leads a nonprofit’s aid effort, Lymaris Albors channels the anguish stirred by Hurricane Maria into delivering help to her homeland.

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Stranded by Maria, Puerto Ricans Get Creative to Survive

Three weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, people across the island, especially those in remote areas, are improvising ways to stay alive.

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Puerto Rico struggles to find drinking water

Some people in Puerto Rico are willing to risk drinking potentially contaminated water because access to clean water in neighborhoods has been extremely difficult since Hurricane Maria wiped out the water system on the island.

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Misery in Puerto Rico: No power, no job, 'enormous' lines

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Famed director expresses sympathy for the victims and for the movie mogul accused of multiple rapes

Woody Allen called the scandal looming over Harvey Weinstein, "very sad for everybody involved." The disgraced movie mogul is facing dozens of allegations that include sexual assault and rape. Director expresses sympathy for the victims, says he doesn't want a 'witch hunt atmosphere' in offices

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Puerto Rico governor plans to restore 95% of power by December

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló said he plans to restore power to 95% of the island's energy grid by December after Hurricane Maria devastated the infrastructure of the US territory.

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Investigation sought: Puerto Ricans using water from hazardous-waste site

A leading House Democrat has asked the Department of Homeland Security to investigate the water situation in Puerto Rico after a published report that people were drinking water taken from a federally designated hazardous-waste site.

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Here's what would happen to US politics if Puerto Rico became a state

The devastation in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria has brought the small island off the coast of Florida -- home to 3.4 million American citizens -- into the spotlight.

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Fierce winds stir deadly California wildfires as teams search for victims

SONOMA, Calif. (Reuters) - Fierce winds were expected to stir wildfires and test firefighters on Saturday in Northern California where the most lethal outbreak of wildfires in state history has killed 35 people and forced more than 90,000 residents from their homes.

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House Speaker Ryan says 'more to come' for Puerto Rico aid

(Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Friday that the federal government would provide more funding for Puerto Rico's long-term rebuilding, although he did not say when that funding would be approved.

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Trump calls Puerto Ricans 'wonderful'; reprises comments on island's pre-storm woes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump praised Puerto Rico's people on Friday, calling them "wonderful" and having an "unmatched spirit" as the U.S. territory struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria and he weathers criticism for his handling of the disaster.

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62% say Puerto Ricans aren't getting help they need

More than six in 10 Americans say that Puerto Rico isn't getting the help they need and a majority says the federal government hasn't been doing enough and the response is too slow, according to a new poll from the Kaiser Family Foundation.

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Military helicopter teams bring aid to Puerto Rico

Sixteen days after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, Maria de Lourdes Sandoval heard helicopters over her village of Bajura.

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Reversing Course, Trump Seeks to Reassure Puerto Rico

A day after warning that he “cannot keep” troops and emergency workers in the hurricane-ravaged island “forever,” the president signals solidarity.

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Rep. Waters presses Carson on Puerto Rico

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson claims the Trump administration has no intention of abandoning Puerto Rico, after President Trump tweeted that federal responders couldn't remain on the island "forever."

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Trump on Puerto Rico: 'I will always be with them!'

President Donald Trump sought Friday morning to repair political damage by telling Puerto Rico "I will always be with them."

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Trump says Puerto Ricans are 'wonderful,' have 'unmatched spirit'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump praised the people of Puerto Rico on Friday, calling them "wonderful" and praising their "unmatched spirit" as the U.S. territorial island struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria and he weathers criticism for his handling of the aftermath.

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Affordable Care Act, Puerto Rico, Chicago Cubs: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Best of Late Night: Seth Meyers Can’t Believe Trump Is Talking About Pulling Troops From Puerto Rico

On “Late Night,” Mr. Meyers reminded the president that it’s been just three weeks since Hurricane Maria.

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Team of traveling doctors helps Puerto Ricans cut off from care

The waves from the Caribbean Sea crash on the shore right beneath the back window of Irma Torres' concrete-walled home in southeast Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria ripped part of the roof away when it slammed into Yabucoa, Puerto Rico last month.

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Editorial: A Disaster in the White House for Puerto Rico

It’s only three weeks since the island was devastated by hurricanes, but the president can’t be bothered with it anymore.

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Daily Challenge in Puerto Rico: Finding Enough Bottled Water to Drink

Three weeks after Hurricane Maria, much of Puerto Rico still lacks safe tap water, and bottling plants are crippled, leaving residents to scramble after scarce supplies from the mainland.

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3 weeks after Maria, Puerto Rico's pain is unending

The 80-year-old woman's suicide note was ready when the volunteer nurses knocked on her door in the northern coastal town of Rio Grande. She'd had enough.

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Puerto Rico, California, Facebook: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Actually, FEMA can stay in Puerto Rico indefinitely

President Donald Trump tweeted that first responders can't stay in Puerto Rico "forever," but if history is any indicator, they can definitely stay there for a long time.

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U.S. House approves disaster funds as Trump criticizes Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved $36.5 billion in emergency relief for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico and other areas that have suffered recent disasters.

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How to rebuild Puerto Rico: Rubio asks Trump to call in experts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Marco Rubio said on Thursday he has urged U.S. President Donald Trump to create a high-level task force to provide ideas and advice for helping Puerto Rico to rebuild after Hurricane Maria, and that the president was receptive to the idea.

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Pitbull sees Trump's 'true colors' on Puerto Rico relief

The rapper's criticism comes just before President Trump warned Puerto Rico that federal aid won't last "forever."

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White House 'committed' to Puerto Rico relief after Trump criticism

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Thursday that it was "committed" to disaster relief in Puerto Rico after President Donald Trump said government response teams could not stay in the U.S. territory "forever."

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How to rebuild Puerto Rico: Rubio asks Trump for expert panel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Marco Rubio said on Thursday he has urged U.S. President Donald Trump to create a high-level task force to provide ideas and advice for helping Puerto Rico rebuild after Hurricane Maria, adding that the president was receptive to the idea.

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Trump to Puerto Rico: It's your own fault

What did Puerto Rico ever do to Donald Trump? On Thursday morning, the tweeter in chief struck again, and it wasn't pretty. It showed a shocking lack of compassion, if not outright heartlessness toward the Americans suffering on the island.

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GOP Rep. Perry: People are not dying in Puerto Rico

Rep. Scott Perry, R-Pennsylvania, incorrectly claimed Thursday that people are not dying in Puerto Rico, adding that the federal response to Hurricane Maria's destruction is a "success story" as he defended President Donald Trump's leadership during the crisis.

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Debunking Trump's Puerto Rico tweet

President Donald Trump sent a stern warning to Puerto Rico on Thursday morning via Twitter. "We cannot keep FEMA, the Military & the First Responders, who have been amazing (under the most difficult circumstances) in P.R. forever," Trump tweeted.

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Editorial Observer: Getting Help Where It’s Needed in Puerto Rico

The island doesn’t need threats. It needs experts who know how to get essential supplies to disaster zones.

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Rep. Perry: Puerto Rico victims aren't dying

Rep. Scott Perry (R-PA) defends the Trump administration's recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, claiming hurricane victims aren't dying from lack of water and food.

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Trump Warns Puerto Rico Weeks After Storms: Federal Help Cannot Stay ‘Forever’

The president says the island bears some of the blame for its current crisis and that “we cannot keep” federal troops and recovery workers there “forever.”

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As US House weighs $36.5 billion disaster relief, Trump slams Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday pushed back against federal aid for Puerto Rico as the U.S. House of Representatives prepared to weigh $36.5 billion in emergency relief for the U.S. territory and other hurricane-hit areas as well as fire-ravaged California.

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Trump points to Congress on Puerto Rico assistance

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said federal assistance cannot stay "forever" on the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico following recent hurricanes, and that Congress must determine how much disaster funding to provide.

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CORRECTED-British MP asks why Equifax delayed notifying UK data hack victims

LONDON, Oct 11 (Reuters) - The powerful chair of Britain's parliamentary treasury committee demanded on Wednesday that U.S. credit reporting agency Equifax explain why it has taken more than a month to notify users of a massive data breach affecting more than 15 million records and nearly 700,000 UK citizens.

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U.S. warns Puerto Rico against tapping water at toxic waste sites

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. environmental regulator warned residents of Puerto Rico on Wednesday not to break into wells at industrial waste sites as parts of the island still struggle with drinking water shortages three weeks after Hurricane Maria hit.

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U.S. loan to Puerto Rico a start, but more aid to come: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. federal government is working on a long-term plan to help Puerto Rico rebuild after Hurricane Maria tore up the island territory's power grid and other infrastructure three weeks ago, an administration official said on Wednesday.

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Another Victim of Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico’s Treasured Rainforest

Maria’s winds ripped through the only tropical rain forest in the United States forest system, decimating much of its flora and fauna.

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Dead animals in Puerto Rico water, mayor says

San Juan Mayor Carmen Cruz asks the international community for drinking water, stressing that the water supply in Puerto Rico has been contaminated by dead animals.

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British MP asks why Equifax delayed notifying UK data hack victims

LONDON, Oct 11 (Reuters) - The powerful chair of Britain's parliamentary treasury committee demanded on Wednesday that U.S. credit reporting agency Equifax explain why it has taken more than a month to notify UK users of a massive data breach affecting up to 15.2 million citizens.

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89% of Puerto Rico still without power

Nearly three weeks after Hurricane Maria pummeled Puerto Rico, the vast majority of the island remains without power and the death toll from the storm has risen to 45, authorities said.

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How to help victims of the California wildfires

Fast-moving wildfires continue to spread devastation and desperation in Northern California. So far, the flames have driven more than 20,000 people from their homes. Dozens are dead. Authorities in Sonoma County received more than 100 missing person calls.

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In the mountains of Puerto Rico, hurricane recovery is slower

TRUJILLO ALTO, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - In the lowlands of Trujillo Alto, a sprawling suburb of San Juan, clean water once again flows in the homes of most residents. But in the mountainous part of the city, which is largely poor and semi-rural, finding clean water remains a daily struggle.

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Pharma's Puerto Rico problems could mean drug shortages: FDA chief

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday the country may start to see a small number of drug shortages within two or three weeks due to delays in restoring manufacturing operations in Puerto Rico, where 10 percent of drugs prescribed in the United States are made.

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U.S. business agency approves only 13 Puerto Rico disaster loans

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Small Business Administration said on Tuesday it had approved just 13 disaster loans for homes in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Maria, nearly three weeks after the storm devastated the U.S. territory and its power grid.

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Puerto Rico’s Health Care Is in Dire Condition, Three Weeks After Maria

As the island struggles to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria, sick people remain in mortal peril. Hospitals are short of medicines, power supplies and staff.

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Las Vegas shooting victims file lawsuit against bump stock makers

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A lawsuit seeking to represent the victims of the Las Vegas rampage, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, was filed against the makers of so-called bump stocks, which the shooter used to achieve a near-automatic rate of fire.

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Opinion: Guns were fun, until my loved ones became victims

If gun violence hasn't yet touched you or someone you love, you might think of it as someone else's problem: a red state problem, an inner-city problem or a mental illness problem.

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Puerto Rico hurricane death toll rises by four to 43

SAN JUAN (Reuters) - The death toll in Puerto Rico attributed to Hurricane Maria has reached 43, an official said on Tuesday, up from 39 previously reported as islanders continue to fall victim to infections, bad road conditions and other consequences of the storm.

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Puerto Rico hurricane death toll now 43: government official

SAN JUAN (Reuters) - The death toll in Puerto Rico attributable to Hurricane Maria has now reached 43, a government official said on Tuesday.

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Therapy dogs comfort Las Vegas victims as massacre remains mystery

(Reuters) - Therapy dogs and mental health volunteers are among the resources available in Las Vegas to comfort those affected by last week's mass shooting, as concertgoers on Monday continued to pick up belongings left behind while fleeing a hail of bullets rained down from a high-rise hotel suite.

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Politicians With Puerto Rican Roots Challenge Trump in Push for Aid

The devastation left by Hurricane Maria has ignited a dire sense of urgency for politicians who feel compelled to look after their ancestral homeland.

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'Hell to pay' over water, food deliveries, Puerto Rico governor warns

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rossello on Monday ordered an investigation into water distribution on the hurricane-battered island and warned there would be "hell to pay" for mishandling of supplies.

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Jones Act waiver for Puerto Rico expired Sunday, not being extended: DHS

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Jones Act waiver for Puerto Rico expired Sunday night and will not be extended, according to a Department of Homeland Security spokesperson.

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Strip dims lights to honor victims

Hotels along the Las Vegas Strip dimmed their marquees Sunday night to honor victims of the mass shooting that shook the city and the nation exactly a week earlier.

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Puerto Rico governor: 'hell to pay' over water, food deliveries

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Monday he ordered an investigation of water distribution on the hurricane-battered island and warned that there would be "hell to pay" for mishandling of the supplies.

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Jason Aldean visits Vegas shooting victims

Country music star Jason Aldean returned to Las Vegas a week after a deadly mass shooting to visit with some of the victims.

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U.S. mail carriers emerge as heroes in Puerto Rico recovery

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - With the Puerto Rico power grid shredded by Hurricane Maria, the U.S. Postal Service has taken the place of cellphone service at the forefront of island communications.

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Wall Street Firms Gambled on Puerto Rico. They’re Losing.

Investors in real estate racked up big financial losses. Some are lobbying for federal aid that would help Puerto Rico — and their bottom lines.

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Puerto Rico governor asks Congress for more aid, citing 'unprecedented catastrophe,'

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, citing an "unprecedented catastrophe," is lobbying Capitol Hill for a significant new influx of money in the near term as the island sits on the brink of "a massive liquidity crisis," according to a letter obtained by CNN.

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Opinion: Puerto Rico is far from OK

As Americans watched the devastation unfolding in Puerto Rico last week I read, listened, tweeted and posted information on my social media timelines. Then came the text bubbles on my cell phone screen:

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Chief of Credit Agricole expresses interest in Commerzbank: Report

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Credit Agricole's chief, Philippe Brassac, has expressed interest in Commerzbank if the German lender were to be up for sale, according to an interview with the Handelsblatt newspaper.

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Jason Aldean opens 'Saturday Night Live' with tribute to Las Vegas victims

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jason Aldean, who was performing on stage when a gunman fired down on a Las Vegas concert killing 58 people, made a surprise appearance on "Saturday Night Live," paying tribute to the victims of the worst-ever U.S. mass shooting with a song by the late Tom Petty.

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Pence honors Las Vegas victims and responders

Vice President Mike Pence spoke to the crowd at the City Wide Unity Prayer Walk in Las Vegas and addressed the recent mass shooting in the city.

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U.S. to boost military personnel in Puerto Rico: senator

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States plans to have 17,000 military personnel in Puerto Rico to aid disaster recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria, a Democratic senator briefed on the plan told reporters on Saturday.

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See all 58 victims

Every person who lost their life at the Route 91 Harvest festival in Las Vegas.

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Minus Electrical Grid, Puerto Rico Becomes Generator Island

With 90 percent of the island without power, Puerto Rico has become a place where houses, stores, apartments and public buildings run on diesel generators.

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Assured Guaranty pulls Puerto Rico lawsuit, cites hurricane

NEW YORK, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Puerto Rico bond insurer Assured Guaranty Ltd said late on Friday it voluntarily withdrew a complaint that challenged the legality of the island's fiscal turnaround plan, citing the devastating impact of Hurricane Maria.

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UPDATE 1-Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service

WASHINGTON, Oct 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc's application to provide emergency cellular service to Puerto Rico through balloons.

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Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service

WASHINGTON, Oct 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc's application to provide emergency cellular service to Puerto Rico through its Project Loon balloons.

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Top Puerto Rico bank says four months too long to wait for power

SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Puerto Rico needs to accelerate the timetable for restoring its power grid or else residents will flee for the mainland rather than live without electricity for months, the chairman of the territory's largest bank said on Friday.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Lin-Manuel Miranda Sings for Puerto Rico and 9 More New Songs

Hear the week's most notable tracks from the Breeders, Big K.R.I.T. and Brittany Howard from Alabama Shakes.

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Brazil studying extradition of Italian ex-leftist guerilla Battisti

BRASILIA (Reuters) - The Brazilian government is studying whether to extradite Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, Justice Minister Torquato Jardim said on Friday.

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Congresswoman urges Trump to extend Puerto Rico Jones Act waiver

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Nydia Velazquez urged President Donald Trump to extend a waiver on shipping limitations for hurricane-battered Puerto Rico on Friday, two days before the 10-day measure was set to expire.

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An Exodus From Puerto Rico Could Remake Florida Politics

Devastation from Hurricane Maria set off a wave of migrants to Florida, in numbers so great that it could reshape the swing state’s politics.

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Tesla to send more battery installers to Puerto Rico to restore power

(Reuters) - U.S. electric car and battery maker Tesla Inc's CEO Elon Musk said on Friday the company will send more battery installers to Puerto Rico to help restore power after Hurricane Maria knocked out all power on the island over two weeks ago.

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In Puerto Rico, lives depend on volunteer doctors and diesel generators

OROCOVIS, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - At a community center in Orocovis, an isolated agricultural town of 23,000 in the mountains of central Puerto Rico, six oxygen-dependent patients drew breath only with the help of the diesel generator powering their equipment.

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Destroyed bridge imperils Puerto Rican village cut off by hurricane

SAN LORENZO, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - In the Puerto Rican village of San Lorenzo, where Hurricane Maria destroyed the two-lane concrete bridge connecting residents with the outside world, 95-year-old Rosa Maria Torres waits to be rescued.

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Anderson Cooper's show to honor victims

Anderson Cooper is devoting a full hour Friday night to telling the stories of the 58 people who were killed in the Las Vegas massacre.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Latin stars sing for Puerto Rico relief

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Hamilton" musical creator Lin-Manuel Miranda on Friday released a new song for hurricane relief charity efforts in Puerto Rico featuring many of the music industry's biggest Latin stars.

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Las Vegas Shooting: Coroner Identifies Gunman’s Victims

The dead included 36 women and 22 men, ranging in age from 20 to 67. No manifesto, suicide note or clear sign of motive has yet been found.

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How will Trump be remembered in Puerto Rico?

CNN's Nick Valencia asks Puerto Ricans if Donald Trump should be immortalized with a statue along with other Presidents who have visited the island.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's releases star-studded song for Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda and 22 of his musically talented friends have released a new song to raise money for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico.

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Finding contractor will be tough for Harvey and Irma victims

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Elon Musk: Tesla can fix Puerto Rico's power grid

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Puerto Rico's pension crisis has only worsened

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For Many on Puerto Rico, the Most Coveted Item is a Plane Ticket Out

With life on their island still badly disrupted two weeks after Hurricane Maria, thousands of Puerto Ricans are joining a rush to leave. Many of them say it will be for good.

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White House says Puerto Rico debt to be dealt with via oversight board

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Thursday that Puerto Rico's debt will be dealt with under a process set up under former President Barack Obama.

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Extended Jones Act waiver not needed for Puerto Rico: DHS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Department of Homeland Security said on Thursday it believes that extending its 10-day waiver on shipping limitations to Puerto Rico is not needed to support relief efforts for the hurricane-ravaged island.

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Old San Juan shows its resilience after Puerto Rico hurricane

SAN JUAN (Reuters) - High atop the Cathedral of San Juan Bautista, Jesus Santos applied plaster to the building's damaged facade, all the while belting out operatic love songs that echoed through Old San Juan's eerily empty streets.

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UPS restores Puerto Rico delivery routes

(Reuters) - U.S. package delivery service UPS has re-established shipping to the bulk of Puerto Rico's postal areas, the company said on Thursday, although power outages and blocked roads continue to hamper deliveries.

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Puerto Ricans to Trump: Don't focus on debt, we need water

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Conway defends Trump administration's Puerto Rico response

Kellyanne Conway talks to CNN's Chris Cuomo about the Trump administration's response to the Puerto Rico crisis.

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Trump finds his voice in Vegas after stumbling in Puerto Rico

When President Donald Trump sought to bring comfort to this shell-shocked city Wednesday, the contrast with his paper-towel tossing visit to Puerto Rico Tuesday could not have been more stark.

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Hurricane Damage in Puerto Rico Leads to Fears of Drug Shortages Nationwide

Two weeks after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, manufacturers are rushing to get their plants on the island back on line to avoid production problems.

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Las Vegas, Puerto Rico, Rex Tillerson: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Higher Puerto Rico Death Toll Reflects Survey Across Island

Puerto Rico’s official death toll from Hurricane Maria rose from 16 to 34 as a result of a full accounting that added up piecemeal reports from isolated areas.

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Asia and Australia Edition: Las Vegas, Tillerson, Puerto Rico: Your Thursday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Puerto Rico mayors play outsized role in hurricane recovery

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Standing in the yard of her home in Guaynabo on Sunday, Rosymar Diaz greeted an unexpected visitor on the other side of her chain-link fence: the city's mayor, Angel Perez.

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U.S. House committee examining barriers to Puerto Rico recovery: official

(Reuters) - The U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources said it will work to identify red tape and other bureaucratic hurdles to speed up Puerto Rico's recovery and rebuilding, as the island struggles to recover from the impact of Hurricane Maria.

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Hedge fund Baupost owns $911 million in Puerto Rico debt

BOSTON (Reuters) - Baupost Group, one of the world's biggest hedge funds, owns nearly $1 billion in Puerto Rican sales tax debt, a spokeswoman confirmed on Wednesday as the island's debt tumbled in...

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Special Report: The bankrupt utility behind Puerto Rico’s power crisis

SALINAS, Puerto Rico/NEW YORK (Reuters) - In the rural village of Salinas in southern Puerto Rico, frayed electric lines hanging from a utility pole blew in the breeze last week near the town square.

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U.S. Republican lawmakers examining barriers to Puerto Rico recovery: source

(Reuters) - U.S. Republicans in Congress are looking into additional ways of lifting barriers to Puerto Rico’s recovery after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory last month, said a House of Representatives Republican aide on Wednesday.

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Celine Dion donates proceeds to Vegas victims

An emotional Celine Dion returned to the stage in Las Vegas on Tuesday night, two days after the city and the country were rocked by the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history.

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Mexico plans aid for Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Suffering itself after two major earthquakes last month, Mexico plans to send aid including water and electricity experts to Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory reeling from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.

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Puerto Rico benchmark bond drops to record low after Trump remark

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The price of Puerto Rico's benchmark general obligation bonds tumbled to a record low on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump suggested late on Tuesday the island's massive debt load will have to be wiped out due to devastation caused by Hurricane Maria.

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Mulvaney defends Trump's tweets on Puerto Rico

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney discusses relief efforts in Puerto Rico with CNN's Chris Cuomo.

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Trip to console Las Vegas victims tests Trump

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Trump tosses paper towels into Puerto Rican crowd

President Donald Trump hands out supplies at an aid station in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico.

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White House says Puerto Rico must fix its debt problem: CNN interview

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House budget director Mick Mulvaney on Wednesday backed away from U.S. President Donald Trump's comments a day earlier calling for the storm-hit island's debt to be wiped out.

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Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Accuses President of ‘Trump-splaining’ to Puerto Ricans

President Trump told the victims of Hurricane Maria, “You really got hit, there’s no question about it.”

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Trump Vows to ‘Wipe Out’ Puerto Rico’s Debt. Can He Do That?

Such a move would cheer the U.S. territory’s residents but could send a chill through Wall Street, where investors have fought to get paid back.

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How solar energy saved a Puerto Rican farm from Hurricane Maria

BARRANQUITAS, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - While his competitors wait for diesel to restart generators knocked out by Hurricane Maria, flower grower Hector Santiago is already back in business because of solar panels powering his 40-acre (16.2-hectare) nursery in central Puerto Rico.

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Trump raises prospect of wiping out Puerto Rico's debt

President Trump on Tuesday raised the prospect of wiping out hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico's crushing debt load.

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Drawn to Las Vegas for the Music, Victims’ Retreat Turned Into a Trap

At least 58 people were fatally shot in one of the deadliest mass shootings in American history. They had come from faraway states, seeking a getaway.

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He stole a truck to drive victims to the hospital

During the Las Vegas mass shooting, Taylor Winston found a truck at the festival with its keys in it and used it to drive victims to the hospital.

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Trump doles out praise as Puerto Ricans despair

Nearly two weeks after Hurricane Maria pummeled the island of Puerto Rico, President Donald Trump touched down for the first time and immediately downplayed the devastation.

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Opinion: Trump's Puerto Rico visit was a narcissist's tour-de-force

Finally lumbering into a devastated Puerto Rico aboard Air Force One, almost two weeks after Hurricane Maria made landfall, President Trump came face-to-face with the kind of reality he can't deflect with anger and derision. A world waited to see if in a crisis, an unscripted Trump would rise to the occasion. He did not.

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Las Vegas, Puerto Rico, Tom Petty: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Amid Promises of Aid, a Puerto Rico Still in Ruins

President Trump said Puerto Ricans should be “proud” of the low death toll after Hurricane Maria. But a tour of the island by New York Times reporters showed that vast humanitarian and logistical challenges remain.

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Mayor: Trump comments hurt Puerto Rico

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz says that Trump's comments about Puerto Rico's budget and comparisons to Hurricane Katrina showed a lack of respect for Puerto Rican people.

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FCC proposes extra funds to restore Puerto Rico comms

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of the U.S. telecoms regulator on Tuesday proposed making available up to $77 million to fund repairs of communication networks and restore services in storm-lashed Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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5 stats that show Puerto Rico is still in crisis

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Trump praises response to Puerto Rico, says crisis straining budget

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump expressed satisfaction on Tuesday with the federal response to Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Rico, despite criticism that the government was slow to address the crisis and two weeks later much of the island's residents are still without basic necessities.

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Asia and Australia Edition: Las Vegas, Catalonia, Puerto Rico: Your Wednesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Analysis: Trump's Puerto Rico event was way worse than his tweets

President Donald Trump faced a major test on Tuesday as he traveled to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico: Show the American citizens struggling for survival on the island that he understood their plight, sympathized with them and was doing everything in his power to make it better as quickly as he could.

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Review: Katy Perry, Queen of Froth, Stars in a Carnival of Her Own

On tour supporting her latest album, “Witness,” the pop star created a wacky spectacle that highlighted the strength of her older material.

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Aid Is Getting to Puerto Rico. Distributing It Remains a Challenge.

Two weeks after Hurricane Maria, many are still only receiving meager portions and delivery is being hampered by bureaucracy and tough logistics.

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Trump meets victims, responders in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - President Donald Trump visited Puerto Rico on Tuesday on a mission to reassure the island's struggling residents that he is committed to their recovery from a devastating hurricane that has tested his ability to manage natural disasters.

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Buckeye resumes operation at Yabucoa, Puerto Rico; tankers discharge fuel

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Buckeye Partners has resumed operations at its marine oil terminal and storage tanks in Puerto Rico, which could help ease shortages of diesel and gasoline on the island two weeks after it closed the facility ahead of Hurricane Maria.

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Trump touts administration's response to Puerto Rico

President Donald Trump huddled with local and federal officials Tuesday in Puerto Rico, praising his administration's response to the hurricane that devastated the island.

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Trump Lands in Puerto Rico After Complaining About Residents’ Efforts in Storm Recovery

The president makes his first trip to the island since Hurricane Maria hit, after a public dispute with a mayor over the government’s storm response.

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House Republicans seek $1 billion in Medicaid funds for Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Puerto Rico, struggling to recover from hurricane damage, could receive $1 billion in additional funding for the Medicaid health insurance program for the poor under a proposal from a U.S. House of Representatives panel, a congressional aide said on Tuesday.

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FCC wants to speed funding to restore Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands comms

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday proposed making available as much as $76.9 million to fund repairs of communication networks and restore communications services in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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How to help Las Vegas shooting victims

There are several ways you can donate to victims of Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas, where at least 59 people were killed and more than 500 injured when a gunman opened fire on concertgoers at a country music festival.

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GoFundMe for Las Vegas victims passes $3 million

A GoFundMe account raising funds for the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas had collected more than $3.2 million as of midday Tuesday, less than 48 hours after the devastating rampage.

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Gupta: Meaningless suffering in Puerto Rico

In medicine, there is a meeting that takes place behind closed doors, where doctors openly discuss their cases, including any complications or unfortunate deaths.

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Las Vegas, Puerto Rico, Tom Petty: Your Tuesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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The Daily: Listen to ‘The Daily’: Tragedy in Las Vegas and Puerto Rico

We discuss the mass shooting that has left at least 59 people dead in Las Vegas, and the struggles of Puerto Ricans after Hurricane Maria.

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Trump dedicates trophy to storm victims

President Donald Trump attended the final round of the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey, and dedicated the winning trophy to hurricane victims.

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Trump to meet victims, responders in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON/SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will fly to Puerto Rico on Tuesday to view the havoc wreaked by Hurricane Maria, giving him the chance to show solidarity with survivors and demonstrate how his government intends to help them recover.

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Oxfam criticizes US government response in Puerto Rico

Oxfam, a global organization working to end poverty, is criticizing the United States government's response to the crisis in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

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CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Puerto Ricans desperate for cell service turn to Mexican carrier

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Puerto Ricans exasperated by the patchy U.S. relief response to their hurricane-blasted island are turning to a Mexican billionaire's mobile phone network they say has been faster to restore service.

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Hurricane churns up debate: should Puerto Rico be a U.S. state?

NEW YORK/SALINAS, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - The hurricane that leveled Puerto Rico last month has given fresh impetus to a decades-old argument on the island: that the U.S. territory would fare better financially as a U.S. state.

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UPDATE 6-As Trump set to visit Puerto Rico, 95 percent lack power

* Governor: 'There is no cash on hand' (Adds resident saying conditions slowly improving, paragraphs 6-9)

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In Puerto Rico, Equal Parts Fear and Fellowship After Storm

Despite a ravaged island, the social fabric has held and crime has not spiked in Puerto Rico. But people are wondering how long that will hold up.

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Portraits of the victims of the Las Vegas shooting

One was a nurse who died protecting his wife. Another devoted her life to teaching children with special needs. They were people from different walks of life who had gathered to enjoy a country music festival in the glimmering heart of the Las Vegas Strip.

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Beyond the Vegas Shooting Victims’ Names: What We Know

They had traveled to Las Vegas for a long-awaited country music festival. At least 58 of them were killed in the gunfire. Here are some of their stories.

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UPDATE 2-Puerto Ricans desperate for cell service turn to Mexican carrier

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Puerto Ricans exasperated by the patchy U.S. relief response to their hurricane-blasted island are turning to a Mexican billionaire's mobile phone network they say has been faster to restore service.

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Las Vegas, Catalonia, Puerto Rico: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Puerto Rico's nightmare recovery: 'I don't want to live here anymore'

"I don't want to live here anymore."

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As Trump set to visit Puerto Rico, 95 percent lack power

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is set to make his first visit to Puerto Rico on Tuesday, two weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory, and is likely to face more criticism of his handling of the disaster as the vast majority of the island's inhabitants lack power and phone service and are scrambling for food, clean water and fuel.

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Puerto Rico gets more fuel while 95 percent lack power

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's governor reported progress in getting fuel supplies to the island's 3.4 million inhabitants on Monday as they faced a 13th day largely without power after the U.S. territory was devastated by Hurricane Maria.

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UPDATE 1-Puerto Ricans desperate for cell service turn to Mexican carrier

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Puerto Ricans exasperated by the patchy U.S. relief response to their hurricane-blasted island are turning to a Mexican billionaire's mobile phone network they say has been faster to restore service.

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UPDATE 3-More fuel on way to Puerto Ricans, power still down for most

* Governor: 'There is no cash on hand' (Adds Department of Energy figure on power supply)

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Citizens band together to get mainland help to Puerto Rico

As the music blared the latest pop hits, kids ran back and forth in the afternoon sun. The gathering had all the energy of a block party -- but it wasn't.

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'The Simpsons' appeal for Puerto Rico aid

"The Simpsons" took a break from the funny Sunday night for a serious appeal.

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Puerto Ricans desperate for cell service turn to Mexican carrier

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Puerto Ricans exasperated by the patchy U.S. relief response to their hurricane-blasted island are turning to a Mexican billionaire's mobile phone network they say has been faster to restore service.

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More fuel on way to Puerto Ricans, power still down for most

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello reported progress in getting fuel supplies to the island's 3.4 million inhabitants on Monday as they faced a 13th day largely without power after the U.S. territory was devastated by Hurricane Maria.

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Makeshift ambulance: Bleeding victims piled into pickup

New video shows the aftermath of a mass shooting at a concert in the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas.

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Europe Edition: Catalonia, Marseille, Puerto Rico: Your Monday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Trump attends Presidents Cup golf tournament, dedicates trophy to hurricane victims

President Donald Trump attended the final round of the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey, and dedicated the winning trophy to hurricane victims, mentioning specifically that the situation in Puerto Rico is "horrible" but "under control."