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  • Here from Puerto Rico 24 Nov 2017 17:06 Florida Today Here from Puerto Rico 5th grader Angel David Colon Centento came here from Puerto Rico on Oct 9th to stay with his aunt. Schools were closed, there was no water or electricity after Hurricane Irma. The young man has adjusted quickly. Video by Malcolm …
  • San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz on Trump, Shock Doctrine and "Disaster Capitalism" in Puerto Rico 24 Nov 2017 17:05 truthout AMY GOODMAN: That was San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. I interviewed her last month in the San Juan's Roberto Clemente Coliseum, where she and her entire mayoral staff were living, after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico. It landed, made …
  • No-name USA squad fends off Puerto Rico in Fiba World Cup qualifying opener 24 Nov 2017 15:25 Stuff Last updated 04:10, November 25 2017 GETTY IMAGES Reggie Hearn scored 16 of his team-high 17 points in the second half as the USA held off Puerto Rico 83-73 in their opening Fiba World Cup qualifying game. For USA Basketball, the first World Cup …
  • Puerto Rico Convinces Montana Energy Company To Resume Work On ‘Good Faith’ It Will Be Paid 24 Nov 2017 15:21 Daily Caller Energy  Pinterest  Reddit  LinkedIn A Montana energy company has returned to work Thursday restoring Puerto Rico’s power grid after receiving a ‘good faith’ payment from the island’s state-owned utility, Bloomberg reports. Whitefish Energy suspended work …
  • Deployment of New Mexico officers to Puerto Rico is extended 24 Nov 2017 14:08 KCBD New Mexico HeadlinesNew Mexico HeadlinesMore>> Posted: Thursday, June 8 2017 1:49 PM EDT2017-06-08 17:49:05 GMT An advocacy group that sought to organize a peaceful anti-Donald Trump protest in Albuquerque that later turned violent says its staffers …
  • An Affordable University Education Is at Risk in Post-Hurricane Puerto Rico 24 Nov 2017 14:07 globalvoicesonline.org University of Puerto Rico. Photo: Alan Levine. Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) Long before hurricanes Irma and María utterly devastated Puerto Rico in September 2017, the only public higher education institution on the archipelago was weathering a …
  • Desperate for electricity, Puerto Rico children's hospital goes solar 24 Nov 2017 11:04 CBC Puerto Rico is slowly rebuilding its electrical grid and the generating stations damaged by hurricane Maria, but for some residents the sun holds the best promise of restoring light. And a hospital parking lot in San Juan covered in hundreds of solar …
  • Whitefish resumes repair work in Puerto Rico after being paid 24 Nov 2017 10:39 Hill Whitefish Energy said Thursday it resumed repairs to Puerto Rico’s electric grid after receiving payment from the territory’s state-owned utility. The energy company on Monday stopped its efforts restoring the power grid on the island because it said it …
  • Deployment of New Mexico officers to Puerto Rico is extended 24 Nov 2017 09:30 Seattle Times LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The voluntary deployment of six Las Cruces police officers from their southern New Mexico city to Puerto Rico to help with the recovery from Hurricane Maria has been extended by two weeks. Police Chief Jaime Montoya says the …
  • Rapper Daddy Yankee gives $1M in relief aid to Puerto Rico 24 Nov 2017 08:48 Times Colonist FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2015, file photo, Daddy Yankee poses backstage at the Latin American Music Awards in Los Angeles. On Sept. 28, 2017, Daddy Yankee pledged $1 million to Hurricane Maria relief in his native Puerto Rico. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/ …
  • US outlasts Puerto Rico in WC qualifier 24 Nov 2017 07:03 Times Herald Record The Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. — Jameel Warney and Reggie Hearn each scored 17 points, and the United States opened qualifying for the 2019 Basketball World Cup with an 85-78 victory over Puerto Rico on Thursday night. Xavier Munford scored 12 points …
  • As Puerto Rico continues to recover from Maria, many residents turn to charities for a Thanksgiving meal 24 Nov 2017 06:48 KATE iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Thanksgiving marks the 64th day since Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, leaving behind a trail of at least 50 deaths, thousands of displaced residents and a severely damaged electrical grid that still is in a dire …
  • Latin Chefs for Puerto Rico benefit is Nov. 26 at Paradigm Gardens 24 Nov 2017 05:54 Gambit Weekly Puerto Rico is still recovering from the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria two months ago. Local chefs are presenting a benefit to help with medical needs on the island. Latin Chefs for Puerto Rico is a dinner and dancing event at Paradigm Gardens …
  • De Smet Jesuit students ready for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico 24 Nov 2017 05:28 KTVI Please enable Javascript to watch this video CREVE COEUR, Mo. - The official death toll in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria stands at 55, although some officials say privately it may be as much as nine times higher. Those numbers reflect a still very …
  • 'It needs to get fixed:' Former Durham police chief witnesses damage in Puerto Rico 24 Nov 2017 03:48 WRAL Durham, N.C. — Two months have passed since Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico and the island is still struggling. The island is only generating half the amount of power it needs and those who do have power experience daily blackouts. The government …
  • US tops Puerto Rico in World Cup qualifying opener 24 Nov 2017 03:16 Bikol Reporter ORLANDO, Fla. — Jameel Warney and Reggie Hearn each scored 17 points, and the United States opened qualifying for the 2019 Basketball World Cup with an 85-78 victory over Puerto Rico on Thursday night (Friday Manila time). Xavier Munford scored 12 points …
  • US tops Puerto Rico in World Cup qualifying opener, 85-78 24 Nov 2017 02:53 Tribune ORLANDO, Fla. — Jameel Warney and Reggie Hearn each scored 17 points, and the United States opened qualifying for the 2019 Basketball World Cup with an 85-78 victory over Puerto Rico on Thursday night. Xavier Munford scored 12 points and Markel Brown …
  • For Puerto Rico evacuees, Thanksgiving in Florida is a humbler affair 24 Nov 2017 00:06 Central Florida News 13 As many families gather for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, others are still getting used to a new life. Camacho family fled Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria Thanksgiving, holidays used to be big time of the year for them 11 members of family now …
  • Houston police officers spend holiday working to rebuild Puerto Rico 23 Nov 2017 23:53 KPCR HOUSTON - Some Houston police officers will not spend the holiday with their families, but rather working to rebuild Puerto Rico.  In a tweet sent out by the department, it says the officers are "thankful for being able to help, making new friends, …
  • FedEx Scott Mugno Commits Wide Scale Environmental Atrocity In Puerto Rico With Asbestos 23 Nov 2017 23:38 Indybay Michael Donato Jr. has charged the FedEx safety run by VP Scott Mugno who has been nominated by President Trump has been committing a wide scale environmental atrocity in Puerto Rico with the improper clean-up of asbestosFedEx Commits Wide Scale …
  • Chef José Andrés Prepares 40,000 Thanksgiving Meals In Puerto Rico 23 Nov 2017 22:20 Yahoo News As Americans give thanks this Thanksgiving, celebrity chef José Andrés is busy giving back, by preparing what he estimated as 40,000 Thanksgiving meals for Puerto Ricans. The Michelin-starred chef shared videos on social media of him and his crew …
  • Jose Andres cooks, delivers thousands of Thanksgiving meals in Puerto Rico 23 Nov 2017 18:29 Hill Celebrity chef Jose Andrés continued his relief efforts in Puerto Rico, providing thousands of Thanksgiving meals to residents on the island. Andrés tweeted images on Tuesday showing volunteers preparing and packing meals for the holiday, with a goal of …
  • Still struggling with outages, Puerto Rico gets flying cell towers 23 Nov 2017 15:39 SmartPlanet.com
  • In Puerto Rico, the 'natural disaster' is the US government 23 Nov 2017 14:48 The Hill The wreckage of Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricanes Maria and Irma teaches us that there is no such thing as a “natural disaster.” This trope drives the federal response to environmental traumas under the Stafford Act, which allows the U.S. president to …
  • Central Middle students collect supplies for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico 23 Nov 2017 12:48 Dover Post CMS Senators in Action club send everything from bottled water to pet supplies to US commonwealth Jeff Brown; jeff.brown@doverpost.com; @DoPoJeff The devastation visited upon Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria nearly two months ago may have disappeared from …
  • Deputy Helping Puerto Rico 23 Nov 2017 12:46 Officer.com HOUSTON -- Armando Aviles Jr. fondly recalls the soothing sounds of "coquis" or frogs during the summers he spent as a boy in Puerto Rico. The memory of those sounds was a call to arms for the Harris County Sheriff's deputy after Hurricane …
  • Recruiting to begin in Puerto Rico for SC Department of Corrections 23 Nov 2017 08:27 WIS
  • Neediest Families: Lopez family lost everything they owned in Puerto Rico 23 Nov 2017 08:21 South Coast Business Bulletin Debra Ryan @debraryanSCT The Lopez family came to New Bedford from Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria destroyed everything they owned. Edgardo, 26, came two months ago, and his wife, Merari, 24, followed with the children just three days before being …
  • Last of Benning's combat support hospital soldiers return home from Puerto Rico 23 Nov 2017 07:04 WTVM FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) – Last week we told you about the troops coming home to Fort Benning after helping recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, and Wednesday the last of the troops from the 14th Combat Support Hospital returned. While there, they set up a …
  • Group suspends dog rescues from Puerto Rico over disease concerns 23 Nov 2017 06:21 VTDigger Aimee Goodwin steps over a barrier used to keep four rescue puppies from Puerto Rico and her own dog, Playa, left, contained at her home in Norwich on Friday. The puppies were being treated for leptospirosis, a disease that is spread through contact with …
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