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How a Team of New York City Inspectors Helped Puerto Rico After Maria
Almost 300 city workers have been deployed to the island since the hurricane, including a team of inspectors that helped San Juan map damages to thousands of buildings.
Climate Change in My Backyard
Will the flooding and mudslides that ravaged California â€” the latest in a series of climate disasters this year â€” lead to action on global warming?
Advocates of Puerto Rico Statehood Plan to Demand Representation
The islandâ€™s political leaders say the aftermath of Hurricane Maria and poor treatment in the new tax law make clear that residents need added political clout.
Aid to Puerto Rico: An Appalling Lapse
A reader wonders how we can allow our fellow citizens to suffer.
Inside a Suicide Prevention Center in Puerto Rico
Months after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, Caitlin Dickerson, a Times reporter, visits a suicide prevention center where calls are on the rise. Public health officials say there are signs of a severe mental health crisis on the island.
Three Months After Maria, Roughly Half of Puerto Ricans Still Without Power
The authorities said Friday that â€śapproximately 55 percent of the customers who are able to receive electric power have the service restored.â€ť
Cheo Found Solace in the Mountains of Puerto Rico
The mainland disappointed him. Puerto Rico was his home.
Parts of Puerto Rico Wonâ€™t Have Power for 8 Months. Whatâ€™s the Holdup?
Questions for the Army Corps of Engineers and the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority on the power failures on the island.
Four Senators Seek Longer Foreclosure Delay in Puerto Rico
A bipartisan group is asking that a moratorium on foreclosures in Puerto Rico be extended to March 2019 as residents repair damage from Hurricane Maria.
Carols by a Cellphoneâ€™s Glow: See How Puerto Rico Is Celebrating Christmas
Large parts of Puerto Rico still donâ€™t have power after Hurricane Maria, but some residents are determined to celebrate Christmas one way or another.
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