Hurricane Maria churns toward Turks and Caicos as death toll mounts

Hurricane Maria churns toward Turks and Caicos as death toll mounts
Puerto Rico Faces Mountain of Obstacles on the Road to Recovery
Hurricane Maria barrelled toward the Turks and Caicos on Friday after lashing Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands with winds and rain that destroyed homes, caused flooding, devastated economies and left at least 32 people dead. Maria is the second 

Electricity poles and lines lay toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of …
'Obliterated' Puerto Rico faces more floods after Maria
'Obliterated' Puerto Rico faces more floods after Maria

Puerto Rico is facing the possibility of months without power after Hurricane Maria slammed into the U.S. territory as a Category 4 storm Wednesday morning. The storm has passed, but the consequences of a compromised electrical grid, experts say, will

Hurricane Maria bears down on Turks and Caicos, Bahamas
Hurricane Maria bears down on Turks and Caicos, Bahamas
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):. 9:55 p.m.. The White House says President Donald Trump has spoken with the governors of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Trump said earlier Thursday that Puerto … . WATER WORLD: Flooded streets and damaged houses weren't stopping residents of Juana Matos from their recovery efforts. HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP/. Credit: Courtesy. RIVER RIDE: A man brings a boat as he walks in Juana Matos, Puerto

A woman and a child rest on cots while waiting at Humacao Arena refugee center for the imminent impact of Maria, a Category 5 hurricane that threatens to hit the eastern region of the island with sustained winds of 175 miles per hour, in Humacao …

A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after hurricane Maria
A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after hurricane Maria

NEWS THIS month has been dominated by the massive storms that have roared out of the Atlantic to threaten the United States. First came Hurricane Harvey, which brought devastation to Texas. Then Hurricane Irma rampaged through the Caribbean before

'Obliterated' Puerto Rico faces more floods after Maria

The utility's struggles are a key part of the commonwealth's struggles to restructure approximately $74 billion in debts, overhaul its economy and stem the outflow of Puerto Rican citizens for the U.S. mainland. . Hurricane Maria has strengthened to a Category 4 storm as it approaches the island of Dominica and continues on a path similar to Hurricane Irma, according to an update Monday evening from the National Hurricane Center. The storm in the Atlantic has
The Latest: Hurricane Maria approaching Turks and Caicos
The Latest: Hurricane Maria approaching Turks and Caicos
Seaweed and broken canopies lay around Cortecito Beach after Hurricane Maria passed over Bavaro, Dominican Republic, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Tatiana Fernandez). The Associated Press. September 20, 2017 4:39 AM EDT. Last Updated . A day after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, flooding towns, crushing homes and killing at least two people, millions of people on the island faced the dispiriting prospect of weeks and perhaps months without electricity. The storm knocked out the …

Deluge threatens to add to misery in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) – Hurricane Maria destroyed buildings and knocked out power across Puerto Rico before flooding parts of the Dominican Republic and then regaining some of its strength as it approached the Turks and Caicos Islands and. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Hurricane Maria intensified into a dangerous Category 5 storm and pounded the small island of Dominica as it surged into the eastern Caribbean on Monday night, and forecasters warned it might become even stronger. The storm

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Hurricane Maria is likely to have "destroyed" Puerto Rico, the island's emergency director said Wednesday after the monster storm ripped roofs off buildings and flooded homes. Intense flooding was reported across the …
LEVITTOWN, PUERTO RICO — The winds had eased, the debris was no longer soaring through the air, the chaos had subsided. Elizabeth Serrano Roldan decided to lie in her bed and rest. In her gated, middle-class community in the San Juan suburbs,. In Puerto Rico, a resident tries to stay calm after loosing a portion of her roof to the fury of Hurricane Maria. (Carlos Giusti, AP). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories. What To Read Next …

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