#Hurricane Maria

  • Article: Death Toll From Hurricane Maria 46 Times Deadlier Than Federal Count
    Health

    Death Toll From Hurricane Maria 46 Times Deadlier Than Federal Count

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 28, 2018

    This report could prompt a more urgent reaction from the federal government. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 to 1,427
    Health

    Puerto Rico Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 to 1,427

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2018

    But it could be higher than 5,000. Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study
    Health

    Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 29, 2018

    Researchers attribute the bulk of the deaths to “health care disruption.” Read more

  • Article: Chef José Andrés Shares How He Fed Puerto Rico in Riveting TED Talk
    Food & Hunger

    Chef José Andrés Shares How He Fed Puerto Rico in Riveting TED Talk

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2018

    His TED talk is a must watch. Read more

  • Article: 6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power
    Environment

    6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 20, 2018

    Some won’t have power until May. Read more

  • Article: Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes
    Finance & Innovation

    Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes

    By David Brand|Feb. 7, 2018

    Thousands of Virgin Islanders don’t have the money to repair their homes or find new ones. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days
    Education

    Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 18, 2018

    “No pare, sigue, sigue!” Read more

  • Article: 'Historic' Bad Weather Cost US a Record-Breaking $306 Billion Last Year
    Environment

    'Historic' Bad Weather Cost US a Record-Breaking $306 Billion Last Year

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 9, 2018

    From Texas to Puerto Rico, here’s how much damage extreme weather caused last year. Read more