Trump Warns Puerto Rico Weeks After Storms: Federal Help Cannot Stay ‘Forever’

The president says the island bears some of the blame for its current crisis and that “we cannot keep” federal troops and recovery workers there “forever.”

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Puerto Rico Is Getting a Surge of Aid, Governor Says

Gov. Ricardo A. Rosselló said on Sunday that supplies and federal personnel were reaching the battered island, but he could not account for President Trump’s claim that all buildings had been inspected.

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In Puerto Rico, Loved Ones Send Video Messages: ‘We Are Alive’

In Utuado, one of the hardest hit towns in Puerto Rico, locals sent video messages to relatives abroad. The community has been without phone or internet connections since Hurricane Maria hit the island.

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