Corporations are making a killing over Hurricane Maria's destruction. Six months since Hurricane Maria battered the island of Puerto Rico, the island is the site of a pitched battle between wealthy investors—particularly from the technology industry—and everyday Puerto Ricans fighting for a place in their island’s future. Show More Summary
Graphic novelist Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez has announced that his original superhero La Borinqueña, will team up with comic book characters from DC Comics in Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuilding Puerto Rico a comics anthology created to benefit ongoing relief efforts in Puerto Rico. Show More Summary
Six months after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico,
CBS News correspondent David Begnaud, who was honored with the George Polk Award for Public Service for his extensive coverage of the impact of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, describes the aftermath of the hurricane and what it was like to return to the island six months later.
A post shared by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Mar 16, 2018 at 9:00am PDT In early March, 2018, photographer Omar Z. Robles returned to his childhood home of Puerto Rico to witness first hand what the island looked like only five months after Hurricane Maria struck with such brutal force. Show More Summary
It`s been six months since Hurricane Maria hit the island of Puerto Rico, and many residents are still struggling to get by.
Six months after Hurricane Maria, progress is being made.
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Six months ago, Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, leaving 95 percent of the territory without power. Nearly as many residents now have it back, but people are still struggling. CBS News correspondent David Begnaud covered the storm, and returned to check on the recovery.
Lin-Manuel Miranda marked the six month anniversary of Hurricane Maria by sharing stories of the storm's aftermath.
Puerto Rico bonds show a short-term turnaround despite little good news.
Feature story provided by Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime Corporation on the ongoing relief and recovery efforts in Puerto six months after the storm hit. It’s been called the most logistically challenging relief effort the United States has ever managed. Show More Summary
Six months after Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, HuffPost revisits a reporting trip from October to show how the island’s most vulnerable residents had to wait weeks for aid.
Puerto Rico: Those Unforgettable Days Gonzalo Salvador There are days in our lives that are unforgettable. They are entrenched in our minds. They follow us like perennial shadows. Six months ago, I spent five days in Puerto Rico—two weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated this Caribbean island. Show More Summary
Government statistics indicate that the Puerto Rico recovery process is nearly complete. That's not what I saw in my hometown battered by Hurricane Maria.
(Bayamon, Puerto Rico) – The Bayamon, Puerto Rico Police Department has completed its first order of rifles from Battle Rifle Company of Houston, Texas. The BR4 Diablo standard short-barreled rifle with flip-up sights was selected to serve the department. Show More Summary
Six months after Hurricane Maria, CBS News correspondent David Begnaud and his team are returning to Puerto Rico. Watch "CBS This Morning" on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, which airs 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. ET/PT on CBS.
Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico six months ago this week. We’re still struggling to rebuild.
This lush, wild bit of Puerto Rico, a word-of-mouth destination that draws a loyal following of visitors, is rebuilding after last year’s ferocious hurricane season.