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Follow the latest news in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, including the Jones Act, devastating lack of water, how to help, and more. Related. Video. Meet the helicopter pilot who saved lives during Hurricane Maria. In the hours before ...and more »

Puerto Rico needs help now and in the future - Minneapolis Star Tribune

The federal government finally appears to be putting its efforts to aid Puerto Rico into high gear, but it is unconscionable that it has taken so long. Before the island had a chance to recover from the first blow dealt by Hurricane Irma on Sept. 6 ...and more »

'This Is Like in War': A Scramble to Care for Puerto Rico's Sick and Injured - New York Times

SAN JUAN, P.R. — As Hurricane Maria pummeled Puerto Rico, María Martínez Espada, 86, slipped because of a water leak in her apartment and broke her hip. Almost a week later, doctors at Hospital del Maestro have not been able to operate because of a ...and more »

The Media Really Has Neglected Puerto Rico - FiveThirtyEight

While Puerto Rico suffers after Hurricane Maria, much of the U.S. media (FiveThirtyEight not excepted) has been occupied with other things: a health care bill that failed to pass, a primary election in Alabama, and a spat between the president and ...and more »

Alex Rodriguez Thanks Jennifer Lopez's Ex-Husband Marc Anthony for 'Teaming' Up to Help Puerto Rico - Entertainment Tonight

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are giving back in a big way, and asking all their famous friends and connections to follow suit. On Sunday, Jennifer Lopez announced during a press conference with New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo that she would be ...and more »

Facebook Is Sending a Team to Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico to Get the Island Back Online - Fortune

Facebook has dispatched a “connectivity team” to supply emergency telecommunications support to Puerto Rico, much of which has been rendered a communications black spot after Hurricane Maria battered the island last week. “Communication is critical ...and more »

Chabad assists disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico - The Jerusalem Post

Approximately 97% of the island's 3.4 million residents are without power and suffering from a food and potable water shortage in the wake of the Category 4 hurricane, which made landfall on September 20. Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.and more »

Harvey, Irma, Maria: Trump Administration's Response Compared - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Has the Trump administration's response to Hurricane Maria's devastation in Puerto Rico been slower and stingier than for earlier storms in Florida and Texas? As hundreds of thousands of people on the island continue to struggle, critics ...and more »

Drying Out - Quiet into Saturday - Puerto Rico Faces Humanitarian Crisis - Minneapolis Star Tribune

It Finally Feels Like September Out There Well, I guess we made up for a cooler than average August, didn't we. September is running nearly 6F warmer than average, after a recent run of obnoxiously hot and sweaty days. It wasn't just your imagination ...and more »

Post-Maria, med-tech firms in Puerto Rico work to track down workers - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Nearly a week after Hurricane Maria made a devastating landfall on Puerto Rico, Minnesota medical technology companies with factories on the island are focused on trying to get basic head counts of their workers there. "Right now, everything is largely ...and more »