Hurricane Maria

September 13, 2018 - 10:10 am
By CATHERINE LUCEY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday rejected the widely accepted conclusion that nearly 3,000 died in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria, arguing without evidence that the number was wrong and calling it a plot by Democrats to make him look bad...
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(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
August 29, 2018 - 4:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he thinks the federal government did a "fantastic job in Puerto Rico" despite the deaths of nearly 3,000 people after Hurricane Maria. Trump tells reporters at the White House Wednesday that, "We've put a lot of money and a lot of effort into Puerto...
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(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
August 28, 2018 - 3:12 pm
An estimated 2,975 people died in the six months after Hurricane Maria as a result of the storm, with the elderly and impoverished most affected, according to a long-awaited independent study ordered by the U.S. territory's government that was released Tuesday.
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(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa, File)
August 09, 2018 - 11:39 am
Puerto Rico has conceded that Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people on the island last year and not just the 64 in the official death toll.
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Rick Jervis-USA TODAY
October 04, 2017 - 11:17 am
The Pirates collected supplies for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico over the course of two days.
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