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AP photo Residents ride a mechanical shovel through a flooded road Friday after the passing of Hurricane Maria in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico. Because of th..
As U.S. citizens struggle in Puerto Rico after the most recent devastating hurricane, more Fort Wayne and area churches and groups are continuing to h..
GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Large amounts of federal aid began moving into Puerto Rico on Saturday, welcomed by local officials who praised the Trum..
Months after Corey Lewandowski, Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, quit the lobbying firm he co-founded after the 2016 election, he appears to be..
To make matters worse, the situation is dire for on-site staff. The National Science Foundation understands that team members have generators, a water..
AUSTIN (Nexstar) — United States Senator Al Franken, D-Minnesota, walked out to a standing ovation at one of the opening presentations at the Texas Tr..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A tired and discouraged Rosa Maria Almonte cleaned steel pots with bleach inside her darkened cafe as her daughter cooked..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A humanitarian crisis grew Saturday in Puerto Rico as towns were left without fresh water, fuel, power or phone service follow..
National Guard personnel offer evacuation to a Toa Ville resident after the passing of Hurricane Maria, in Puerto Rico, Friday, September 22, 2017. Be..
(Newser) – A humanitarian crisis grew Saturday in Puerto Rico as towns were left without fresh water, fuel, power, or phone service following Hurrican..
WASHINGTON — Federal agencies grappled Saturday with the vast scale of the disaster in Puerto Rico left by Hurricane Maria, the third major storm to s..
A boat was destroyed in the harbor on St. Martin after Hurricane Irma battered the island. Rancho Palos Verdes residents David Tanner and Jeri Rodin r..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A failing dam has created a new crisis in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. The 90-year-old dam is being pushed to the breaking ..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A failing dam has created a new crisis in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. The 90-year-old dam is being pushed to the breaking ..
Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz recounts the many struggles Puerto Rico's capital city is facing as it tries to regain its footing after Hurricane Maria. (Cla..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Maria (all times local): 4:55 p.m. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says people along the Carolinas and t..
The most anticipated Latin tour of the year, Luis Fonsi's Love and Dance, made its stop at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Fla., on Friday (Sept. 22)..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Maria (all times local): 4:10 p.m. The death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico is now at least 10. That n..
Telemundo announced more Latin music stars will join their television special Todos Unidos (All Together) in partnership with the American Red Cross. ..
As U.S. citizens struggle in Puerto Rico after the most recent devastating hurricane, more Fort Wayne and area churches and groups are continuing to h..
Personnel from a FEMA search and rescue crew walk in a flooded road, after the passing of Hurricane Maria, in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico, Friday, September..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A humanitarian crisis grew Saturday in Puerto Rico as towns were left without fresh water, fuel, power or phone service f..
HOUSTON (AP) — It's been three days since Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico and Carlos Beltran still hasn't been able to get in touch with his par..
HOUSTON (AP) — It’s been three days since Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico and Carlos Beltran still hasn’t been able to get in touch with his par..
If there's anything constructive to take from Donald Trump's continuing crusade against black athletes in the NFL protesting racial injustices in Amer..
With just 10 days left in the regular season, injuries and illness have left the Dodgers’ lineup a work in progress. On Friday shortstop Corey Seager,..
Commissioner Rob Manfred told The Times this week that the league had started to look at Mexican ballparks that previously hosted major league games. ..
It's been three days since Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico and Carlos Beltran still hasn't been able to get in touch with his parents who live t..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Hurricane Maria, the second major storm to ravage the Caribbean in a month, skirted past the Turks and Caicos Island..
In this Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 photo provided by the Virginia Task Force 1, crew members ultilize a hot stick to assess electrical lines in the afterm..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate te..
The 28-year-old chef and cookbook author responded to the president with an eyeroll emoji on Twitter after he tweeted Saturday morning that Stephen an..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Maria (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Dozens of anxious mayors are arriving to meet with Puerto Rico's governor to..
National Guard personnel evacuate Toa Ville resident Luis Alberto Martinez after the passing of Hurricane Maria, in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico, Friday, Sep..
Get ready for a presidential temper tantrum. After Steph Curry said he’d skip celebrating the Golden State Warriors’ NBA championship at the White Hou..
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The YMCA of Greater of Omaha is working to prepare low-income, immigrant and refugee children for school through a program held a f..
With the Trump administration keeping noticeably mum on climate change throughout this year's U.N. week, U.S. cities, businesses and states were busy ..
The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico remained offline today (Sept. 21) after Hurricane Maria battered the island on Wednesday, leaving a trail of de..
Get ready for a presidential temper tantrum. After Steph Curry said he’d skip celebrating the Golden State Warriors’ NBA championship at the White Hou..
Astros star Carlos Beltran has donated $1 million to victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, but a number of other pro athletes have also stepped f..
Fears shifted to an overflowing dam on Friday night as Puerto Rico continues to deal with the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria. All available re..
Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of peopl..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacua..
In the span of more than 80 minutes stumping for U.S. Senate candidate Luther Strange, President Trump managed to slam top leaders in his own party, t..
FILE - In this April 28, 2016 file photo, singer Daddy Yankee performs during the Latin Billboard Awards in Coral Gables, Fla. Daddy Yankee’s fans fil..
Allstate expects insurance losses of about $593 million in August after Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction along the Gulf Coast. The initial ..
In the coming days, Puerto Rico is set to ask for several billion dollars in federal relief after two major hurricanes, as officials acknowledge that ..
Shortly after Trump pulled the U.S. from the Paris deal, DFL Gov. Mark Dayton joined onto the U.S. Climate Alliance, whose members include 14 states a..
Jennifer Lopez and her cousin Tiana are both waiting to hear from family members who live in Puerto Rico and were affected by Hurricane Maria. The ent..
Matthew Apgar - mapgar@shawmedia.com From left: Bethany Weiss, wife of Chief Warrant Officer 2 Kevin Mose Weiss, along with his mother and father, Sus..