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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

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'

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

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

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 struck the island 20 September.

# hurricane-maria - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

Donald Trump has dedicated a golf tournament victory to hurricane victims

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'

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

# hurricane-maria - Friday 29 September, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

“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

Maria has intensified to a Category Two.