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Trump Lobs Praise, and Paper Towels, to Puerto Rico Storm Victims - New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump ventured on Tuesday to a storm-ravaged American island territory where residents have felt neglected by their government, telling Puerto Rican officials that they should be proud that only 16 people were known to have died ...and more »

Puerto Rico Benchmark Bond Drops to Record Low After Trump Remark - Newsmax

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 ...and more »

In Puerto Rico, Trump Tell Officials Storm Wasn't 'Real Catastrophe Like Katrina' - Haaretz

U.S. President Donald Trump discusses recovery efforts in Puerto Rico after arriving at Luis Muniz Air National Guard Base to survey hurricane damage on Tuesday October 3, 2017. JOE RAEDLE/AFP. Puerto Rico Jews spearhead grassroots effort to help ...and more »

Trump Lashes Out at Storm-ravaged Puerto Rico Mayor Who Begged for Help - Haaretz

President Donald Trump talks to media as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Sept. 29, 2017 file photo. Carolyn Kaster/AP. Trump speeds up disaster relief for Puerto Rico, authorizes waiver of Jones Act · Puerto Rico ...and more »

Puerto Rico Is Getting a Surge of Aid, Governor Says - New York Times

SAN JUAN, P.R. — A surge of fuel and food supplies and federal government personnel has begun to arrive in Puerto Rico, the governor of the storm-battered island said Sunday morning. Gov. Ricardo A. Rosselló told reporters that over the next two days ...and more »

Puerto Ricans are Americans, too! But they live in a 'zombie state' - CNN

(CNN) Throughout President Donald Trump's visit to Puerto Rico on Tuesday, he's combating the perception that the federal government did less for the island territory after Hurricane Maria than it did for the US states that suffered damage after ...and more »

With little food, water or power, Puerto Rico residents say 'no one has come' to help - ABC News

In a 13-story apartment building just 15 minutes from the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Lisbeth Vasquez Delgado is caring for her parents and their neighbors the best way she knows how. Interested in Hurricanes? Add Hurricanes as an interest to ...and more »

6 reasons why Puerto Rico slid into financial crisis - USA TODAY

Puerto Rico's attempts to slash its massive debts have taken on greater urgency after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, leading to President Trump's comments Tuesday that the U.S. territory's liabilities should be eliminated. But the island's ...and more »

What's Happening With the Relief Effort in Puerto Rico? - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. What is happening in Puerto Rico? Since the storm made landfall on September 20, Hurricane Maria has wreaked havoc on the island, causing a level of widespread ...and more »

Trump throws paper towels to hurricane victims in Puerto Rico -

U.S. President Donald Trump throws rolls of paper towels into a crowd of local residents affected 3 U.S. President Donald Trump throws rolls of paper towels into a crowd of local residents affected by Hurricane Maria as he visits Calgary Chapel in San ...and more »