With cellphone providers struggling to get back up and running, amateur radio operators have stepped in to fill the communications void.
A senior official says there is no missing child in the wreckage at the Enrique Rebsamen School, south of the capital, as was widely reported. But an adult may still be stuck in the rubble.
“We are without power, the whole island is without power,” Jenniffer González-Colón, Puerto Rico’s resident commissioner, tells NPR.
Assessments of Mexico’s quake and the hurricane in Puerto Rico. A vote on the GOP’s latest attempt to gut the Affordable Care Act could come soon. President Trump meets with his Afghan counterpart.
A large number of those killed are in central Morelos state. Unlike the capital city where thousands of volunteers are helping to rescue survivors, there is far less help in Morelos and far more dead.
Rescuer workers are working around the clock searching for survivors under crushed buildings in Mexico. Tuesday’s earthquake claimed more than 200 lives and injured more than a thousand people.
The one-woman show centers on a Syrian-American who tells harrowing stories of Syria’s civil war as she prepares a traditional dish. It’s an intimate experience for both the audience and the actress.
Rescue workers are battling a mountain of concrete and time to find dozens of children buried under the rubble of a collapsed school in central Mexico following a 7.1 magnitude earthquake.
A magnitude 7.1 earthquake ravaged Central Mexico on Tuesday, leaving victims across Mexico City and five states. Rescue workers dug through the day Wednesday to find signs of life amid the debris.
Hurricane Maria, the strongest hurricane to have hit the island in decades, is believed to have taken down critical high-voltage power lines. Gov. Ricardo Rosselló says repairs could take months.