Fundraiser On Friday For Puerto Rican Artists Affected By Hurricane MariaAll proceeds from a concert billed as a "benefit for Chicago Hurricane Aid for Puerto Rican Arts" will be hosted by Miguel Zenón and Spektral Quartet.
Puerto Rico's Governor: Hurricane Maria Victims Don't Deserve "Their Pain To Be Questioned"Puerto Rico's governor responded to President Trump's claim that nearly 3,000 people "did not die in the two hurricanes" that hit the island last year, and he's urging people not to politicize the recovery process.
Trump Disputes Hurricane Death Toll In Puerto RicoIt's the latest defense since Mr. Trump on Tuesday claimed that federal response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was an "unsung success."
Possibly Millions Of Water Bottles Meant For Hurricane Maria Victims Left On Tarmac In Puerto RicoThe federal government's response to Hurricane Maria is under fresh scrutiny over photos showing what appear to be millions of water bottles meant for victims still sitting on a runway in Ceiba, Puerto Rico, more than one year after the storm.
Federal Report Criticizes FEMA's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto RicoA federal report has found that problems including staff shortages and lack of trained personnel slowed the U.S. government response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
Trump Touts Puerto Rico Response As 'Fantastic' Despite Nearly 3,000 DeadHe also awarded himself a "10 out of 10" on disaster recovery efforts.
Puerto Rico Governor Acknowledges He Made Mistakes, After New Maria Death Toll ReportA new report nearly one year after Hurricane Maria shows the storm is officially the most deadly U.S. natural disaster in the last century.
Hurricane Maria Caused An Estimated 2,975 Deaths In Puerto Rico, New Study FindsHurricane Maria killed far more people in Puerto Rico than initially thought, accounting for an estimated 2,975 deaths on the island from September 2017 through February 2018, according to a new analysis.
Puerto Rico: 1,427 More Deaths 'Than Normal' In The Wake Of HurricanesMost deaths took place not during Hurricane Maria, but after it, when emergency services were stretched and power outages and road blockages made it hard to get around.
Bodies Pile Up In Puerto Rico, Medical Examiner InvestigatedCrews removed two cadavers from the containers because they were leaking.
Puerto Rican Day Parade To Spotlight Post-Hurricane StruggleThe parade will also honor first responders and others who stepped up to help with both emergency efforts and ongoing recovery work.
As Hurricane Season Begins, 11,000 People In Puerto Rico Still Without PowerIt could take another two months to fully restore power to more than 11,000 people who lost it during Hurricane Maria more than eight months ago, according to the latest estimate from the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.
Hurricane Maria Likely Led To Deaths Of More Than 4,600 People, Researchers SayFor comparison, the death toll from 2005's Hurricane Katrina -- the costliest hurricane in U.S. history -- was far lower, and estimated at 1,833.
Pencils For Puerto RicoSome students in Puerto Rico lost everything, including school supplies. Local students knew exactly what to send them.
Chicago Students Aid Puerto Rico During Spring BreakFor most students, spring break means cool trips and new adventures, but for a group of Chicago kids, it means hard work and long hours on the island of Puerto Rico.