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Two hurricanes

Added: 23.09.2017 17:01 | 2 views | 0 comments

Cuba and Puerto Rico responded differently to devastating hurricanes, the BBC's Will Grant reports.


Raw: Failing Dam Threatens Puerto Rico

Added: 23.09.2017 16:40 | 13 views | 0 comments

Puerto Rican officials are rushing to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. (Sept. 23)


Dam on verge of collapsing in hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

Added: 23.09.2017 15:49 | 14 views | 0 comments

Emergency officials in Puerto Rico raced on Saturday (Sept 23) to evacuate tens of thousands of people from a river valley below a dam which is on the verge of collapse under the weight of flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.


Why It's Unclear When Puerto Rico Will Get Power Back

Added: 23.09.2017 15:31 | 6 views | 0 comments

Puerto Rico's fragile and neglected power grid collapsed under Hurricane Maria, and officials are still trying to assess the damage ─ let alone restore service.


Powerless Puerto Rico's storm crisis deepens with dam threat

Added: 23.09.2017 15:00 | 5 views | 0 comments

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 people downstream of a failing dam and the massive scale of the disaster wrought by Hurricane Maria started to become clear.


Puerto Rico dam on verge of collapse after Hurricane Maria - 70,000 forced to evacuate

Added: 23.09.2017 14:39 | 11 views | 0 comments

TENS of thousands of people already devastated by the destruction of Hurricane Maria are being rushed out of their homes after a dam threatens to pour downstream onto the stricken island of Puerto Rico.


'It could collapse tonight': Dramatic moment water gushes through crack in dam about to burst in Puerto Rico

Added: 23.09.2017 14:29 | 10 views | 0 comments

This is the dramatic moment a dam failed in disaster-stricken Puerto Rico as thousands of residents scrambled to evacuate the river valley.

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Electricity Outage Stymies Puerto Rico Recovery Efforts

Added: 23.09.2017 13:11 | 16 views | 0 comments

Puerto Rico has been devastated by Hurricane Maria, one of the strongest storms to hit in decades. Scott Simon talks with Christina Villalba of Puerto Rico's emergency management agency.


Eye Opener: GOP's latest health care plan on life support

Added: 23.09.2017 12:20 | 13 views | 0 comments

The GOP's latest plan is just one vote away from failing after Sen. John McCain comes out against it. Also, emergency evacuations in Puerto Rico after a dam hit by Hurricane Maria begins failing. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.


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