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Puerto Rico concedes Hurricane Maria deaths more than 1,400

4 monthes ago   |   By KMBC

Puerto Rico is now estimating that Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people, far more than the official death toll of 64.
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Puerto Rico Finally Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll to More Than 20 Times the Official Number

Puerto Rico Finally Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll to More Than 20 Times the Official Number

4 monthes ago   |   By Slate

Since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in last September, journalists and researchers have insisted that the island's official death toll of 67 was far, far too low. The government now admits that there were “1,427 more deaths in the four months after the hurricanes than normal.”
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Puerto Rico finally admits Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people

Puerto Rico finally admits Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people

4 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Nearly a year after Hurricane Maria devastated the Caribbean island, Puerto Rico finally acknowledged that more than 1,400 people were killed in the storm - not the 64 it had included in the official death toll. The admission comes in a report the Puerto Rican government prepared last month and is expected to submit to...
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Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Michael Cohen, a lawyer who made his career protecting President Donald Trump, will serve 36 months in prison. Read more ...

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres renewed her deal in 2016, but had been "close to declining" the offer. Read more ...

British PM Theresa May survives no-confidence vote amid Brexit chaos

British PM Theresa May survives no-confidence vote amid Brexit chaos

LONDON - British Prime Minister Theresa May has won a confidence vote by Conservative Party lawmakers that could have brought her leadership to an abrupt end. In secret ballot... Read more ...

Puppy found in bag with rocks in partially frozen creek

Puppy found in bag with rocks in partially frozen creek

The little pup had wiggled her head out of the bag was spotted partially wedged under some ice. Read more ...

Search expands for 3 missing at West Virginia mine

Search expands for 3 missing at West Virginia mine

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Michael Cohen arrives in court for sentencing

Michael Cohen arrives in court for sentencing

It's judgement day for Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen, who arrived in Manhattan Federal court Wednesday morning to be sentenced for crimes including an illicit... Read more ...

USGS: 4.4 magnitude earthquake in Tennessee, shaking reported across the Upstate

USGS: 4.4 magnitude earthquake in Tennessee, shaking reported across the Upstate

Did you feel it? 4.4 magnitude earthquake in Tennessee felt in the Carolinas Read more ...

Spice spat: Old Bay sues Pittsburgh company over 'New Bae'

Spice spat: Old Bay sues Pittsburgh company over 'New Bae'

Pittsburgh-based Primal Palate launched New Bae as an organic blend, touting its suitability for crab legs, fries and Bloody Marys. Read more ...

‘They call him stupid': Boy drops Trump name due to bullying

‘They call him stupid': Boy drops Trump name due to bullying

What's in a name? For one 11-year-old boy in Delaware, a whole lot of unwanted attention. The parents of Joshua Trump, a student at Talley Middle School in Wilmington, claim... Read more ...

Joe Flacco 'disappointed' he's not starting in Bucs game

Joe Flacco 'disappointed' he's not starting in Bucs game

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson will start in Sunday's game against Tampa Bay, and he could be starter moving forward, head coach John Harbaugh announced Wednesday. Read more ...