• Puerto Rico: 'We are dying,' says San Juan's mayor

    Puerto Rico: 'We are dying,' says San Juan's mayor

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    Ricardo Rossello said political differences shouldn't get in the way of relief work. Breban adds the movement is grassroots with everyone in the community finding roles and doing whatever is needed. "I'm sorry but that really upsets me and frustrates me", she added. "She has said that the resources are there but the issue has been the excessive time consumed in logistics".
  • At least 91 hurt in Catalonia referendum skirmishes

    At least 91 hurt in Catalonia referendum skirmishes

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    We have already seen countless leaked renders of the Galaxy Note 9's S Pen . But other variants may be priced slightly higher than the last year's Galaxy Note 8 , according to new reports. Samsung will unveil the new Galaxy Note 9 during a press conference on August 9th in New York City, and the phone is expected to be released two weeks later on Friday, August 24th.
  • Easton couple seek hero pilot that flew them out of Puerto Rico

    Easton couple seek hero pilot that flew them out of Puerto Rico

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    The president spent Saturday ensconced in his New Jersey golf club and Sunday attended an worldwide golf competition near New York City. "So there remains a lot of work to do and we will work with the folks who we're working with right now, they're trying very , very hard, I will tell you that, but nobody's ever seen anything like it".
  • De Blasio derides Trump for criticizing Puerto Rico leaders

    De Blasio derides Trump for criticizing Puerto Rico leaders

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    However, a Daily Caller interview with a colleague and fellow mayor in Puerto Rico paints a very different picture of FEMA's response. On Friday, Carmen Yulin Cruz told a news conference she was "done being politically correct" because her people were dying in the aftermath of Maria, the most powerful storm to hit Puerto Rico in almost 90 years.
  • Puerto Rico is getting a surge of aid, governor says

    Puerto Rico is getting a surge of aid, governor says

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    The sketch also featured Kate McKinnon as Jeff Sessions , who begged the president not to tweet , and Aidy Bryant as Sarah Huckabee Sanders being told by Trump that he liked the way she handled "that National Football League thing".
  • President Trump Will Visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday

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    Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello has called the destruction to the island unprecedented, though the Republican has praised the U.S. government's relief efforts. But to Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Trump's tweets were "unspeakable". What the Congress has done, what the president of the United States has done, what the judicial system has done, is they have unveiled to everyone, the international community and everyone in Puerto Rico , that we are a colony of the United States.
  • Five injured in Canada terror attacks

    Five injured in Canada terror attacks

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    Reports suggest that two pedestrians were hit by the van although this has not been confirmed by police. In a statement Sunday , Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reiterated his oft-repeated phrase that Canada's "strength comes from our diversity".
  • Verstappen wins Malaysian GP ahead of Hamilton

    Verstappen wins Malaysian GP ahead of Hamilton

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    The gap between the pair is the biggest it has been all year and if Hamilton triumphs on Sunday, with Vettel lower than second, the Briton will not need to win another race to clinch his fourth title. "Considering the issues we had with the auto, it's a good weekend". It was a train for a couple of laps. Until of course an out of control Lance Stroll crashed into Vettel Ferrari nearly entirely removing the left rear of the vehicle.
  • Negotiating with North Korea a waste of time

    Negotiating with North Korea a waste of time

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    Tillerson had told reporters in Beijing on Saturday, without giving details, that the Trump administration was in " direct contact " with North Korea over the heightened tempo of nuclear and ballistics tests. The tweets indicate a potential split in the administration over how to deal with increased provocations from Kim Jong-Un, including firing missiles over Japan and threatening the U.S.
  • Key Terms to Know as the GOP Tackles Tax

    Key Terms to Know as the GOP Tackles Tax

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    Books such as James Kwak's "Economism" chronicle historical episodes where economic theory was appropriated by a loose coterie of pundits, think-tank scholars and Republican political advisers to justify tax cuts for the rich. Contrary to the persistent Republican dogma, tax cuts do not pay for themselves. In either case, with a greatly expanded standard deduction and far fewer itemized deductions, it seems likely that almost everyone would be better off taking standard deductions under the ...
  • Texans dominate in 57-14 win over Titans

    Texans dominate in 57-14 win over Titans

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    Fantasy owners anticipating the No. 1 waiver claim this week should start negotiating a trade for Watson with a passer-needy leaguemate ASAP - unless you could use Watson on your own squad. Watson gets a new weapon this week as Will Fuller is expect to join the team after suffering a broken collarbone in training camp. Defensively, Houston is giving up 24.7 points and 341 yards per game.
  • Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor for 'poor leadership'

    Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor for 'poor leadership'

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    Trump is out with a series of tweets criticizing San Juan Carmen Yulin Cruz for criticizing the Trump administration's hurricane response. This is all true and it goes to show that being President of the United States is a hard job. But he added that more needs to be done: "If Congress doesn't take action with a significant package, then we are looking at a possible humanitarian crisis".
  • Trump blasts media coverage of Puerto Rico

    Trump blasts media coverage of Puerto Rico

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    Saturday Night Live debuted its much anticipated 43rd season - and did not hold back its criticism of President Donald Trump's response to the ongoing crisis in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria . She has been working 24/7. Actor Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator of hit Broadway musical Hamilton , said: "You're going straight to hell , @ realDonaldTrump ".
  • Spain urges Catalonia to end referendum 'farce'

    Spain urges Catalonia to end referendum 'farce'

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    Crowds of people waving the regional flag and banners that read "Si" gathered in Plaza Catalonia to await results, which are expected to be announced Sunday night. What is happening in Catalonia and why? But Brussels has preferred to sit on the sidelines of what it views as an internal dispute in Spain . "Don't give them any excuse".
  • Trump slams 'ingrates' over Puerto Rico

    Trump slams 'ingrates' over Puerto Rico

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    But this week she rose to global prominence as a target of Twitter attacks by U.S. President Donald Trump - including one tweet Sunday calling her and others "politically motivated ingrates". "Imagine what I'll do when I'm the mayor of San Juan ", she told reporters in August 2012, three months before the vote. FEMA, in coordination with its federal partners, has provided millions of meals and millions of liters of water to Puerto Rico this week, the agency said.
  • Trump scoffs at 'politically motivated ingrates' after Maria

    Trump scoffs at 'politically motivated ingrates' after Maria

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    Trump presented the trophy to Team U.S.A., the first sitting president to present the tournament's winning team with a trophy. "So there remains a lot of work to do and we will work with the folks who we're working with right now, they're trying very, very hard, I will tell you that, but nobody's ever seen anything like it".
  • Trump bashes mayor of San Juan for 'poor leadership ability'

    Trump bashes mayor of San Juan for 'poor leadership ability'

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    He said 33% of the telecommunications infrastructure is back up and close to 50% of water services have been restored. Cruz, in emotional appeals on TV on Friday , has become the face of Puerto Rican officials distraught over what some of them charge is insufficient response by the USA government to the crisis.
  • United States defense personnel numbers rise, refugee numbers drop in Puerto Rico -governor

    United States defense personnel numbers rise, refugee numbers drop in Puerto Rico -governor

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    In a USA territory whose relationship with the mainland is usually the single most prominent political issue, Cruz backs independence but is a member of the Popular Democratic Party, which supports maintaining the territorial status quo. "No long lines for you". "I have disaster-assistance employee teams that are inundating Puerto Rico, going door to door, neighborhood to neighborhood, to try to get people registered", Long said Sunday in interview on "This Week".
  • Teamsters organize truckers to move supplies in Puerto Rico

    Teamsters organize truckers to move supplies in Puerto Rico

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    He said more people and equipment should have been sent to the island in advance of the storm, and the Department of Defense should be given far greater authority over the response. Unidos por Puerto Rico was launched by Beatriz Rosselló, the first lady of Puerto Rico, "with the goal of providing aid and support to those affected in Puerto Rico by the passage of Hurricane Irma and Hurricane María".
  • What happened in the New York Jets' win vs. Jacksonville

    What happened in the New York Jets' win vs. Jacksonville

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    Not welcome back in Arizona, the young specialist has been far from ideal. The defense gave up 145 total yards to RB Leonard Fournette . They got away with it against the Jaguars, but they don't have enough talent to live that way against better opponents.
  • US House Democrats seek urgent hearing on hurricane relief efforts

    US House Democrats seek urgent hearing on hurricane relief efforts

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    He also claimed earlier on Tuesday that providing supplies and other relief to Puerto Rico is more hard than similar disaster efforts in Florida and Texas because it is a more isolated island in the Atlantic Ocean. But the mayor of Puerto Rico's largest city heatedly denies that. He said: "I think it's unfair to say we haven't done everything we can because we have done everything that we can and will continue to do so".
  • Everton defender Keane accepts players to blame for poor form

    Everton defender Keane accepts players to blame for poor form

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    This is not simply Bill Kenwright's club any more, one where loyalty was always a watchword. "They won the their first game ( Arsenal beat Cologne 3-1 in their Europa League group opener, while Everton lost 3-0 to Atalanta), and are in not such a hard group".
  • Harvey and Irma's Impact on the US Aluminium Market — CRU

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    Few people in Puerto Rico have suffered more from the devastation of Hurricane Maria than the elderly and the infirm. "Making sure everybody is aware of all the other resources that exist in the city, making sure it's coordinated, that's the challenge", Chang said at the meeting, held at the school system's Roxbury headquarters.
  • Puerto Rico is facing an unexpected shortage after Hurricane Maria: Cash

    Puerto Rico is facing an unexpected shortage after Hurricane Maria: Cash

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    Bob Kadlec, a U.S. health and human services assistant secretary, said he could not confirm reports of disease outbreaks caused by contaminated water sources, but added that "it would not be unusual". "Puerto Rico practically will have no income for the next month", he told reporters. But that almost half of American adults on the mainland remain ignorant of Puerto Ricans' U.S.
  • Bizarre crash for Vettel and Stroll

    Bizarre crash for Vettel and Stroll

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    His remarkable debut victory in Spain a year ago was impressive, but would not have happened had the two Mercedes not collided on the opening lap. "From there I drove my own race". "After the season I've had, this victory has come at a very good time!" Now, this was nothing but coincidence, but the result was a welcome relief to Verstappen in his first race as a 20 year old.
  • Help our fellow American citizens in Puerto Rico — Editorial

    Help our fellow American citizens in Puerto Rico — Editorial

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    Rossello responded on Twitter to Trump's action: "Thank you POTUS". Some of the systems are already there and others are en route. "They have their stuff here but they continue to ask for memos". "You are seeing devastation in Puerto Rico ". Trump spoke at the National Association of Manufacturers in Washington . "This need is magnified by their geographic isolation from the mainland".
  • Washington Redskins face Kansas City Chiefs

    Washington Redskins face Kansas City Chiefs

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    A bigger commitment to the running game has benefitted Cousins and expect that to continue against the Chiefs . Washington also has a long list of injuries this week but few significant injuries that look to keep starters off the field Monday.
  • Trump says Puerto Rico authorities showing poor leadership after hurricane

    Trump says Puerto Rico authorities showing poor leadership after hurricane

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    President Donald Trump spoke by phone with senior officials in hurricane- devastated Puerto Rico, hours after lashing out at the mayor of San Juan who had pleaded for help and criticised the slow federal response. "With that same fire and fury to save the people of Puerto Rico from what is going to be a disaster here in this island". "You just did this for white people twice", Che said.
  • San Juan mayor continues calls for relief after attacks from Trump

    San Juan mayor continues calls for relief after attacks from Trump

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    Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz speaks with a man at a hospital Saturday in the Rio Piedras area of San Juan , Puerto Rico , as about 35 patients are evacuated after the failure of an electrical plant. Following requests from Puerto Rico's governor, Trump on Thursday authorized that shipping restrictions, via the Jones Act, be waived immediately for the island over the next 10 days.
  • Trump praises FEMA, military for Puerto Rico relief efforts

    Trump praises FEMA, military for Puerto Rico relief efforts

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    Cruz had been among the harshest critics of Trump's response to hurricanes Irma and Maria, which have killed at least 16 people and left millions across Puerto Rico without food, water and electricity in recent weeks. No one is saying that responding to a disaster of such magnitude is easy. The major has accused his administration of "killing us with the inefficiency".
  • Many Puerto Rico residents still waiting for basic necessities

    Many Puerto Rico residents still waiting for basic necessities

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    This is "there's a truckload of stuff that can not be taken to people" story. At the end of the interview , Cruz reiterated that she is appreciative of the us government's efforts, but the situation remains desperate. Cruz appeared on MSNBC on Saturday and said she would not be distracted by "small comments". But Trump tends to make everything personal. "When you have to pull people down from buildings - I'm sorry, that really upsets me and frustrates me".
  • Trump says Puerto Ricans 'want everything done for them'

    Trump says Puerto Ricans 'want everything done for them'

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    I told her to keep up her heroic work & leadership on behalf of Puerto Rico . Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez on Friday broke down in tears while describing the dire situation in Puerto Rico and sharply criticized President Donald Trump for his administration's response so far to the aftermath of Hurricane Maria .
  • Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dies at 91

    Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dies at 91

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    Many other celebrities have also expressed their condolences and celebrated the long life of Hefner on social media. It's not exactly the first time this has happened. Drennan said Hefner's death is an end of an era. The magazine "was considered an empire; a cultural leader at that time". Hefner secured the photos four years later from a Chicago calendar company, after Monroe had risen to fame in films like All About Eve .
  • US Allies Worried North Korea's Readying An October Surprise

    US Allies Worried North Korea's Readying An October Surprise

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    And while she acknowledged that the United States intelligence community believed Pyongyang is completely committed to holding on to its nuclear weapons , she said the administration was committed to "testing" that idea. "If anything it has put North Korea on alert that if they keep moving ahead with they're intentions of putting a nuclear warhead onto an [ballistic missile], that if they should use that technology then we're going to go after them".
  • Moeen Ali insists England can win Ashes without Ben Stokes

    Moeen Ali insists England can win Ashes without Ben Stokes

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    His role as vice-captain is subject to a formal disciplinary process being undertaken by the England and Wales Cricket Board. "Ben did have an X-ray yesterday (Tuesday)", said Strauss. His match winning capabilities drag his teammates along with him and because he's not over-awed by an opponent it helps to boost any England player who feels over-matched in Australia.
  • Rescue forces try to locate students trapped under collapsed Mexico City school

    Rescue forces try to locate students trapped under collapsed Mexico City school

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    The students and teachers were killed when the school collapsed during the middle of classes. A handwritten sign across the street listed 14 people as said to have died there. Assistant Navy Secretary Angel Enrique Sarmiento said on Thursday that rescue teams now believed an adult person - probably a school employee - may be still alive under the rubble.
  • 'Big decisions' needed on rebuilding Puerto Rico, Donald Trump says

    'Big decisions' needed on rebuilding Puerto Rico, Donald Trump says

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    He also said the task of getting aid to the island was hard because of its location in the "middle" of the Atlantic Ocean, but then initially did not temporarily waive the Jones Act , an archane naval code that complicates the relief effort by allowing only USA -built and US -flagged vessels from responding.
  • Trump slams Puerto Rican mayor, says islanders 'want everything done for them'

    Trump slams Puerto Rican mayor, says islanders 'want everything done for them'

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    White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders echoed Trump's complains, tweeting that a Washington Post story about the government's halting response was false. She added: "This is a time when everyone shows their true colors". Trump also criticised the media, claiming that the "Fake News Networks" were disparaging the relief work of soldiers and the first responders on the island .