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#Hurricane Maria

# hurricane-maria - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Donald Trump's latest claim is that Democrats plotted to inflate the Puerto Rico hurricane death count
# Maria
# Maria

Donald Trump's latest claim is that Democrats plotted to inflate the Puerto Rico hurricane death count

Sep 13th 2018, 2:31 PM 18,446 Views 50 Comments

A new investigation has put the death count at nearly 3,000 people.

# hurricane-maria - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Trump criticised for hailing US response to Hurricane Maria last year as 'tremendous'
# Puerto Rico
# Puerto Rico

Trump criticised for hailing US response to Hurricane Maria last year as 'tremendous'

Sep 12th 2018, 2:46 PM 11,054 Views 34 Comments

Hurricane Maria wreaked widespread devastation and killed almost 3,000 people last September.

# hurricane-maria - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Puerto Rico government said 64 people died during Hurricane Maria. The actual number was 2,975
# Controversial Figures
# Controversial Figures

Puerto Rico government said 64 people died during Hurricane Maria. The actual number was 2,975

Aug 29th 2018, 7:07 AM 12,734 Views 7 Comments

Hurricane Maria pummeled Puerto Rico in September 2017.

# hurricane-maria - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64
# Flooding
# Flooding

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64

Aug 9th 2018, 9:39 PM 13,993 Views 7 Comments

Widespread flooding left many sick and elderly people unable to get medical treatment.

# hurricane-maria - Monday 11 June, 2018

Puerto Rico's morgue is overflowing with unclaimed dead bodies after a storm nine months ago
# Hurricane Maria
# Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico's morgue is overflowing with unclaimed dead bodies after a storm nine months ago

Jun 11th 2018, 10:42 PM 39,808 Views 10 Comments

Hurricane Maria struck the island 20 September.

# hurricane-maria - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Death toll from Hurricane Maria likely to be 70 times official estimates
# Puerto Rico
# Puerto Rico

Death toll from Hurricane Maria likely to be 70 times official estimates

May 29th 2018, 10:20 PM 17,896 Views 4 Comments

The government death toll was just 64, but researchers said today it could be 4,600.

# hurricane-maria - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Trump tells Puerto Rican hurricane survivors to be 'proud' and tosses paper towels at them
# Hurricane Maria
# Hurricane Maria

Trump tells Puerto Rican hurricane survivors to be 'proud' and tosses paper towels at them

Oct 4th 2017, 8:02 AM 24,355 Views 87 Comments

The president’s basketball style method of doling out supplies has attracted a lot of attention on social media.

# hurricane-maria - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

After berating San Juan's mayor, Trump is visiting Puerto Rico
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

After berating San Juan's mayor, Trump is visiting Puerto Rico

Oct 3rd 2017, 8:45 AM 8,676 Views 27 Comments

Trump wants to show that the federal government is on top of the daunting recovery effort.

# hurricane-maria - Monday 2 October, 2017

Donald Trump has dedicated a golf tournament victory to hurricane victims
# Puerto Rico
# Puerto Rico

Donald Trump has dedicated a golf tournament victory to hurricane victims

Oct 2nd 2017, 10:04 AM 30,427 Views 68 Comments

The Presidents Cup was won by the USA.

# hurricane-maria - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Donald Trump has accused Puerto Ricans of wanting 'everything done for them'
# Hurricane Maria
# Hurricane Maria

Donald Trump has accused Puerto Ricans of wanting 'everything done for them'

Sep 30th 2017, 5:47 PM 56,867 Views 137 Comments

The island has been left without electricity and running water due to two hurricanes hurtling across the island.

# hurricane-maria - Friday 29 September, 2017

Loads of celebs are posting cringey pics of themselves as teens to raise money for Puerto Rico
# Puberme
From The Daily Edge
# Puberme

Loads of celebs are posting cringey pics of themselves as teens to raise money for Puerto Rico

Sep 29th 2017, 6:11 PM 10,536 Views 4 Comments

Stephen Colbert and Nick Kroll are donating $1000 each for every photo. Good eggs!

# hurricane-maria - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Trump defends response to Puerto Rico disaster as he plans visit to island
# Hurricane Maria
# Hurricane Maria

Trump defends response to Puerto Rico disaster as he plans visit to island

Sep 27th 2017, 6:41 PM 12,584 Views 36 Comments

Trump has come under fire for tweeting repeatedly over the weekend about American football players kneeling during the national anthem while failing to mention Puerto Rico.

# hurricane-maria - Saturday 23 September, 2017

70,000 people ordered to evacuate homes after dam fails in Puerto Rico
# Hurricane Maria
# Hurricane Maria

70,000 people ordered to evacuate homes after dam fails in Puerto Rico

Sep 23rd 2017, 7:54 AM 9,487 Views 4 Comments

Puerto Rico has been ravaged by the storm.

# hurricane-maria - Friday 22 September, 2017

Video captures dramatic rescue of woman and children from capsized boat following Hurricane Maria
# US Coast Guard
# US Coast Guard

Video captures dramatic rescue of woman and children from capsized boat following Hurricane Maria

Sep 22nd 2017, 9:59 PM 17,176 Views 12 Comments

The rescue took place amid 20-foot waves and 100-knot winds.

'We have reports of complete devastation' - Hurricane Maria death toll rises to 33
# Puerto Rico
# Puerto Rico

'We have reports of complete devastation' - Hurricane Maria death toll rises to 33

Sep 22nd 2017, 6:48 PM 13,434 Views 7 Comments

Maria has been blamed for at least 33 deaths, including 15 in Dominica, three in Haiti and two in Guadeloupe.

# hurricane-maria - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Whole of Puerto Rico without power as Hurricane Maria hammers through the island
# Crumbling Infrastructure
# Crumbling Infrastructure

Whole of Puerto Rico without power as Hurricane Maria hammers through the island

Sep 20th 2017, 10:33 PM 20,628 Views 19 Comments

People calling local radio stations reported that doors were flying off hinges and a water tank flew away in the island’s southern region.

# hurricane-maria - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Caribbean islands hit by 'potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Maria
# Category 5
# Category 5

Caribbean islands hit by 'potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Maria

Sep 19th 2017, 7:21 AM 16,551 Views 6 Comments

“So far we have lost all what money can buy and replace,” Dominica’s Prime Minister said.

# hurricane-maria - Monday 18 September, 2017

'We'll have major difficulties': Concern as Hurricane Maria moves in on Caribbean
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

'We'll have major difficulties': Concern as Hurricane Maria moves in on Caribbean

Sep 18th 2017, 3:04 PM 20,921 Views 29 Comments

Maria has intensified to a Category Two.