The Whitefish, Mont.,-based company had only two full-time employees when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico.
The bill would provide $36.5 billion to aid communities affected by the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and wildfires in Northern California.
Tulane University students got help during Hurricane Katrina. Now they, and others, are paying it forward for victims of Hurricanes Maria and Harvey.
Having been hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria last month, Puerto Rico is yet to make a full recovery. Various areas of the island are still without power and drinking water, with the former issue affecting plenty of day-to-day activities,...Show More Summary
Photos from the week that Yahoo News spent in Puerto Rico with a family navigating life without electricity or water in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
Many Puerto Ricans continue to live in primitive and dangerous conditions more than a month after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory in the Caribbean, as Judith Berkan explained to Dennis J Bernstein. By Dennis J Bernstein Last Thursday,…Read more ?
Officials warn that Hurricane Maria’s effects on manufacturing on the island may be long-lasting.
WASHINGTON ? Nearly 1 million Americans in Puerto Rico still have no drinking water, more than a month after Hurricane Maria destroyed the island.
Mainland US universities are offering a helping hand to students in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands affected by Hurricane Maria. Some schools are granting students discounted tuition at the rate for in-state residents; others are waiving tuition altogether for a semester, NPR reports. Tuition help is being offered...
Animal Haven in Manhattan is now home to 28 rescues from Puerto Rico.
All five living former U.S. presidents gathered at a hurricane relief concert in Texas to raise money for victims of Hurricane Harvey, Irma, and Maria on Saturday night -- and the Internet can't stop obsessing about one moment between George W. Bush and Barack Obama.
Apple is partnering with Google parent company Alphabet and AT&T to deliver internet to those in Puerto Rico affected by the fallout from Hurricane Maria, according to a blog post by Alistair Westgarth, head of Project Loon. The Project Loon balloons deliver communications equipment to remote parts of the world, and multiple U.S. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Lloyd's of London estimated net claims of $900 million for Hurricane Maria, which caused devastation in Puerto Rico last month, the specialist insurance market said on Monday. Read more Linking Blogs | Comments
Celebrity chefs are serving meals to those affected by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, and the wildfires in Northern California wine country.
All five living former presidents have appeared together for the first time since 2013 at a benefit concert for communities affected by Hurricanes Maria, Irma and Harvey. Barack Obama, George W Bush, Bill Clinton, George HW Bush and Jimmy Carter appeared on stage together at the event promoting “The One America Appeal”. Show More Summary
When Hurricanes Maria and Irma tore through Puerto Rico last month, Alphabet's X lab was quick to answer the call, gaining approval to launch its Project Loon balloons over the storm-ravaged island to provide residents with emergency internet service. Show More Summary
Sen. Charles Schumer is urging the White House to appoint a chief executive in charge of helping Puerto Rico recover from the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria. Schumer said Sunday … Click to Continue »
Puerto Rico, which is still in shambles after it took an infrastructure-shattering direct hit from Hurricane Maria in September, has submitted a long-shot bid to host Amazon's second headquarters. More »
All five living ex-U.S. presidents attended a concert to raise money for relief efforts from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria's devastation
Google's parent Alphabet Inc. said Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria. Two of the search giant's “Project Loon” balloons are already over the island enabling texts, emails...