The Latest on Hurricane Maria
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A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the ruins of her school stretched into a new day on Thursday, a vigil broadcast across the nation as rescue workers struggled in rain and darkness to pick away unstable debris and reach her.
President Trump declared a major disaster in Puerto Rico and ordered federal assistance and funding for several municipalities after Hurricane Maria caused extensive damage on the island,…
Dominica’s leader sent out an emotional plea for help as Hurricane Maria smashed into the Caribbean island and caused “mind-boggling” devastation, but an ominous silence followed as the country lost all communications on Tuesday and the Category 5 hurricane barreled toward Puerto Rico, which looked likely to take a direct hit.
Maria is now a Category 5 hurricane, the National Hurricane Center said.
President Trump, joined by Vice President Pence, visited Fort Myers, Florida, to survey the destruction caused by Hurricane Irma.
Emergency workers around hurricane-scarred Florida worked to make sure elderly residents were safe, evacuating multiple assisted-living facilities, after eight people died in a sweltering nursing home that lost its air conditioning in the storm.
Authorities in Apopka, Florida, said they believed extreme weather conditions brought by Hurricane Irma caused a large hole to appear near Apopka Memorial Middle School on September 13.
Florida residents were assessing the damage caused by Hurricane Irma on September 11 as a large number remained without power, local media reported
The full breadth of Hurricane Irma's catastrophic attack on the Florida Keys is just now starting to emerge.
Hurricane Irma damage photos
The Charleston area is seeing major impacts as Irma moves into the area.