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Florida communities scramble to help displaced Puerto Ricans

12 Jan 2018

KISSIMMEE, Florida At Leslie Campbell’s office in the central Florida city of St. Cloud, the phone will not stop ringing. | Video

Powerful Hurricane Maria lashes St. Croix, takes aim at Puerto Rico

20 Sep 2017

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept 20 Hurricane Maria, the second maximum-strength storm to hit the Caribbean this month, battered the U.S. Virgin Island of St. Croix on Wednesday and was headed to Puerto Rico with catastrophic winds and dangerous storm surges.

Puerto Rico opens arms to refugees from Irma's Caribbean chaos

15 Sep 2017

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Saddled with economic problems and its own damage from Hurricane Irma, Puerto Rico is taking thousands of refugees from the U.S. Virgin Islands whose homes were destroyed by the storm, with a cruise ship carrying up to 2,000 more due to set sail for the U.S. territory on Wednesday.

Puerto Rico opens arms to refugees from Irma's Caribbean chaos

13 Sep 2017

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Saddled with economic problems and its own damage from Hurricane Irma, Puerto Rico is taking thousands of refugees from the U.S. Virgin Islands whose homes were destroyed by the storm, with a cruise ship carrying up to 2,000 more due to set sail for the U.S. territory on Wednesday.

Caribbean residents fend off looters after Irma; Branson urges 'Marshall Plan'

11 Sep 2017

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Food shortages and looting on Caribbean islands hammered by Hurricane Irma sparked growing criticism of the government response, prompting British billionaire Richard Branson to call for a "Marshall plan" to help the region recover.

British billionaire Branson calls for 'Marshall Plan' after Irma ravages Caribbean

11 Sep 2017

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico British billionaire Richard Branson has called for a "Marshall plan" to help the Caribbean recover from the devastation wrought by Hurricane Irma, which left tens of thousands homeless and sparked looting on islands left short of food and water.

British billionaire Branson calls for 'Marshall Plan' after Irma ravages Caribbean

11 Sep 2017

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept 11 British billionaire Richard Branson has called for a "Marshall plan" to help the Caribbean recover from the devastation wrought by Hurricane Irma, which left tens of thousands homeless and sparked looting on islands left short of food and water.

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