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Aug 09, 2018
Puerto Rico government admits Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people; earlier toll estimated at 64Puerto Rico is now estimating that Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people, far more than the official death toll of 64, in a report to Congress seeking billions to help the island recover from the devastating storm.
Dec 24, 2017
Scientists are giving a crash course to mobile robots to avoid collision with humansThe researchers think that robots are more likely to be accepted if they can be programmed to respect and respond like humans in social interactions.
Oct 03, 2017
Amid mounting criticism, Donald Trump heads to Puerto Rico to survey damage of Hurricane MariaUS president Donald Trump is heading to San Juan on Tuesday to meet with some of the 3.4 million Puerto Ricans struggling to recover from Hurricane Maria, as criticism that the federal government's response has been sluggish continues.
Sep 23, 2017
Hurricane Maria: Rain-swollen dam on verge of collapse in Puerto Rico; 70,000 people ordered to evacuateSome 70,000 people were ordered to evacuate their homes after a rain-swollen dam in Puerto Rico failed in the latest disaster caused by Hurricane Maria.
Sep 23, 2017
Puerto Rico battles floods after Hurricane Maria ravages island; death toll climbs to 33Puerto Rico battled dangerous floods on Friday after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island, as rescuers raced against time to reach residents trapped in their homes and the death toll climbed to 33.
Jun 12, 2017
Puerto Rico votes in favour of US statehood in political referendumThe economically struggling US island territory of Puerto Rico voted overwhelmingly on Sunday in favour of becoming the 51st state, although turnout was low and adding another star to the US flag likely faces an uphill battle in Congress.
Jun 11, 2017
Puerto Rico votes in key referendum to decide future of testy relationship with US todayTo become a true US state, to choose independence, or to maintain the status quo: Puerto Ricans will mull their political future on Sunday, in a non-binding referendum many have vowed to boycott
Jan 14, 2017
Dakar 2017: Sebastian Loeb wins Stage 11 to keep title hopes aliveKTM rider Sam Sunderland appears to have the title in the bag, after a commanding 33m09s lead over teammate Matthias Walkner
Oct 25, 2014
14-month-old baby tests positive for marijuana in Puerto RicoA 14-month-old boy tested positive for marijuana in a toxicology exam at a San Juan hospital.