"Portions of St. John are scheduled to be restored by the middle of next week," the power utility says. The U.S. Virgin Islands — home to more than 100,000 Americans — remains under boil-water orders.
Perched atop the Kodiak Queen, a former WW2-era Navy fuel barge, this 80-foot ‘Kraken’ now serves as the base of an artificial reef and marine research station on the ocean floor near the British Virgin Islands. The project, entitled BVI Art Reef, accomplishes a range of goals all at once: saving a decorated ship from …
Money that could be spent on people’s real needs is not being spent on those needs, in Wirral as in the Virgin Islands, says Kevin Donovan, while Ray Jones wonders about Camilla Cavendish’s approach to social work Richard Branson reveals...Show More Summary
People mentioned North Korea, covfefe, and his U.S. Virgin Islands gaffe.
Donald Trump’s treatment of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands (you’re president of that too, Donald) has been criminally negligent. As he’s golfed five times in nine days, it’s been civilians like chef José Andrés who are filling the vacuum to assist their fellow Americans. Show More Summary
After Hurricane Irma struck the British Virgin Islands last month, a scammer impersonating billionaire Richard Branson conned $2 million out of a generous U.S. businessman who believed it was an emergency loan for disaster relief, Branson revealed Tuesday. Show More Summary
Humanity is everywhere if you look closely. Shout out to the American Black Cross brothers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of Democratic lawmakers are asking for tax relief for hurricane-stricken Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, saying people and businesses in the two U.S. territories don't enjoy the same tax benefits as those in the mainland. The lawmakers are asking Rep. Show More Summary
We’ve had a lot of discussion in the comments over the past couple of weeks about not just what is going on with the disaster response, emergency management, and/or humanitarian assistance missions in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, but also what exactly the US military’s role is. The US military is currently involved […]
For the audience at the Values Voter Summit, which numbered in the thousands, Trump's speech was the climax of an already raucous assembly of high-profile conservatives.
There's one little problem with that ridiculous claim. President Donald Trump told the Values Voter Summit audience on Friday that he met with the “president of the Virgin Islands.” There's one little problem with that. Trump is the president of the Virgin Islands, because the islands are a U.S. Show More Summary
Jack Moore, GQ: While addressing the hateful Values Voter Summit today, [President] Trump talked about the hurricanes that devastated Texas and Florida and Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, but like everything surrounding these hurricanes, he found a way to bungle this too. Show More Summary
By Katie Goldin,AndrÃ©s Diplotti Published: October 13th, 2017
“I will tell you, I left Texas and I left Florida and I left Louisiana, and I went to Puerto Rico, and I met with the president of the Virgin Islands.” — President Trump, speaking at the Values Voter Summit, apparently [...]
Twitter has a lot to say about the "president of the Virgin Islands." Donald Trump on Friday spoke at the social conservative Values Voters summit, extolling the virtues of his presidency, as well as his administration’s response to a number of catastrophic natural disasters that have ravaged the nation. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump accidentally referred to the US Virgin Islands’ governor as their President during a speech Friday — even though he is technically their President. “I will tell you I left Texas and I left Florida and I left Louisiana and I went to Puerto Rico and I met with the President of the […]
LOL: And I will tell you I left Texas and I left Florida and I left Louisiana and I went to Puerto Rico and I met with the President of the Virgin Islands. These are people that are incredible people, they suffered gravely and we’ll be there, we’re going to be there, we have really, it’s not even a question of a choice. Show More Summary
President Trump is the president of the Virgin Islands. It's a U.S. territory.
Donald Trump made a pretty funny error when talking about his visit to the Virgin Islands! During a recent speech, the 71-year-old President of the United States said he “met with the President of the Virgin Islands” which actually happens to be him! “I met with the President of the Virgin Islands. These are people [...]
While addressing a crowd of folks who like to call themselves "Values Voters" but mostly just hate on LGBTQIA people, Trump mentioned that he'd met with the President of the US Virgin Islands. The President of the US Virgin Islands is Donald Trump.