Hurricane Maria

Donald Trump disputes Puerto Rico death toll
Donald Trump claims Hurricane Maria death toll was made up to make him look bad
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Donald Trump disputes Puerto Rico death toll

US president says official figures were made up to make him look bad
14 Sep 2018
Who is to blame for Puerto Rico’s hurricane relief shambles?
Wreckage of a house destroyed by Hurricane Maria in Naguabo, on the east coast of Puerto Rico
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Who is to blame for Puerto Rico’s hurricane relief shambles?

Anger over role of the island’s electricity authority in failure of post-Maria aid efforts
24 Nov 2017
Tesla restores power to Puerto Rico children’s hospital
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Tesla restores power to Puerto Rico children’s hospital

Elon Musk says his electric car company will help restore light to the island
26 Oct 2017
Pitbull sends jet to rescue cancer patients in Puerto Rico
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Pitbull sends jet to rescue cancer patients in Puerto Rico

Rapper praised by hurricane-ravaged island's congresswoman for enabling patients to access chemotherapy
28 Sep 2017
Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico suffers direct hit
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Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico suffers direct hit

Storm lashes Caribbean islands still recovering from Hurricane Irma
20 Sep 2017
Hurricane Maria: is climate change to blame?
Hurricane Irma slammed into Florida causing $2bn (£1.5bn) in damage
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Hurricane Maria: is climate change to blame?

Third hurricane slams the Gulf of Mexico in a month
19 Sep 2017
Hurricane Maria strengthens to category 5
Residents in Puerto Rico prepare for the arrival of Hurricane Maria
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Hurricane Maria strengthens to category 5

Forecasters predict catastrophic ‘direct hit’ on Puerto Rico later today
19 Sep 2017

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Hurricane Maria triggers new Caribbean alert
Hurricane Maria bearing down on islands already devastated by Irma
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Hurricane Maria triggers new Caribbean alert

The storm, following the path of Hurricane Irma, threatens areas that are already devastated
18 Sep 2017
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