HURRICANE MARIA PUTS ALL OF PUERTO RICO IN THE DARK

HURRICANE MARIA PUTS ALL OF PUERTO RICO IN THE DARK

AUTHORITIES SAID IT'LL BE MONTHS BEFORE PUERTO RICO, WHICH IS HOME TO MORE THAN 3.4 MILLION PEOPLE, REGAINS ELECTRICITY.

Aerial footage shows devastating damage to Dominica, which has a population of nearly 74,000.
Authorities said it'll be months before Puerto Rico, which is home to more than 3.4 million people, regains electricity.
"Many buildings serving as shelters lost roofs, which means that a very urgent need now is tarpaulins and other roofing materials," Henry wrote on Facebook.

Hurricane Maria has cut power to the entire island of Puerto Rico, as the death toll from the powerful Category 4 storm climbed to nine in the Caribbean, officials said Wednesday. Authorities said it’ll be months before...

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PUERTO RICO FLOODED, IN TATTERS, OUT OF POWER IN WAKE OF MARIA


Puerto Rico grappled with the prospect of more flooding on top of an island-wide power outage following Hurricane Maria as the death toll from the powerful... READ MORE

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HURRICANE MARIA LEAVES PUERTO RICO FACING WEEKS WITHOUT POWER


SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO--The eye of Hurricane Maria was nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico sought to recover from the storm's devastation... READ MORE

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HURRICANE MARIA GROWS TO CATEGORY-3 MAJOR HURRICANE, 'PROMISES TO BE CATASTROPHIC'


Hurricane warnings are in effect for both the U.S. Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands, along with Guadeloupe, Martinique and St. Lucia... READ MORE

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HURRICANE MARIA KILLS 15 IN DOMINICA, PUERTO RICO WILL BE DARK FOR MONTHS


Photos Hurricane Maria slams the Caribbean A shack is destroyed in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Thursday, September 21... READ MORE

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DONALD TRUMP URGED TO DECLARE PUERTO RICO A DISASTER ZONE - LATEST UPDATES


The National Hurricane Center reports that the center of the hurricane was detected just offshore the northwest coast of Puerto Rico around 2pm ET... READ MORE

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HURRICANE MARIA BRINGS DESTRUCTION, HEAVY FLOODS TO PUERTO RICO


Even though Irma passed north of Puerto Rico, it knocked out power for 70 percent of the island, and killed at least three people... READ MORE

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ENTIRE ISLAND OF PUERTO RICO WITHOUT POWER


A resident of the Puerto Nuevo neighborhood walks through flood water during the passage of Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, 2017... READ MORE

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CARIBBEAN FACES FRESH DEVASTATION AS HURRICANE MARIA HITS ISLANDS


Eye of storm expected to pass near Dominica on Monday evening with hurricane set to hit eastern islands still struggling after Hurricane Irma... READ MORE

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HURRICANE MARIA BARRELS TOWARDS ISLANDS HIT BY IRMA


Beth Tamplin Jones, 45, rode out Hurricane Irma earlier this month in the pantry of a friend's house in the US Virgin Islands... READ MORE

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'WE HAVE LOST ALL WHAT MONEY CAN BUY'


'We have lost all what money can buy' Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica... READ MORE

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EMERGENCY WORKERS RUSH TO DOMINICA AFTER HURRICANE MARIA DEVASTATES THE ISLAND


He compared Dominica's damage to Irma's hit on the British Virgin Islands, but said that Dominica's terrain and washed-out roadswere complicating the rescue effort... READ MORE

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A DESPERATE SEARCH FOR LOVED ONES; POWER MAY BE OUT 3-6 MONTHS


Puerto Rico braced for potentially calamitous flash flooding after being pummeled by Hurricane Maria which devastated the island and knocked out the entire electricity grid... READ MORE

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PUERTO RICO BATTERED BY HURRICANE MARIA


Before hitting Puerto Rico, Maria left a trail of destruction in smaller Caribbean islands including the British Virgin Islands, Montserrat and Dominica... READ MORE

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PUERTO RICO'S 'UNPAYABLE' DEBT: IS THIS THE GREECE OF THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE?


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DEATH TOLL MOUNTS AS HURRICANE MARIA NEARS TURKS AND CAICOS


In the U.S. Virgin Islands, more than three-quarters of cell sites are out of service... READ MORE

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'IT'S GOING TO TAKE US A LONG TIME'


A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria... READ MORE

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CATEGORY 4 STORM MAKES LANDFALL ON PUERTO RICO AFTER DEVASTATION IN CARIBBEAN


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MARIA SLAMS ASHORE IN PUERTO RICO AS A CATEGORY 4 HURRICANE


Before striking Puerto Rico, Maria's eye swept Dominica in the Leeward Islands overnight Monday into Tuesday, tearing homes apart and washing out roads on the island... READ MORE

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HURRICANE MARIA PATH: WHAT WE KNOW NOW AND WHERE IT IS GOING


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