Sen. Durbin Criticizes Trump's Response To Hurricane Maria
03 January 2018, 02:18 | Isaac Mcdaniel
Murphy, Blumenthal To Tour Puerto Rico's Storm Damage
"The one in Orlando we moved into Orange County recently, but we've seen about 35,000 people come to our relief centers".
'People are breathing toxic air because of the diesel generators, the water is polluted and they don't have rooftops, highways haven't been fixed, ' says Elizabeth Yeampierre.
The two superintendents initially proposed that Stewart let these displaced students be allowed to earn diplomas with 18 credit hours, or to take assessments in Spanish, which is the practice used by the College Board when it comes to students from Puerto Rico.
A nurse who fled Puerto Rico with her baby girl said she's having trouble getting a job because she doesn't have a license to practice in Florida. He said he plans to return to help with another serious problem on the island.
Sen. Blumenthal said this trip, his second since October, is to shine a glaring light on the lack of federal response and continued humanitarian and economic crisis in Puerto Rico. "I know Eric Silagy, their CEO, has been over there quite a bit trying to help them get their power back on because you can't get your economy going without power". "Let's keep doing everything we can to get those people back to a normal life as fast as we can", said Scott. A group of local engineers estimated on December 11 that roughly half of the island's total 3.4-million population still had no power, according to the Associated Press.
In the first official figures released by the Puerto Rican government since the storm made landfall in September, officials reported that one of the island's 78 municipalities remains totally without power.
Frigid weather continues through New Year
Plenty of sunshine and calmer winds don't help temperatures much Saturday , they only rise to the upper teens to near 20 degrees. Windchill values are going to drop to -12 to -20 degrees across Kansas when the clock strikes 12 to start 2018.
Mega Millions jackpot grows to $306M
Owner James Kim and cashier Ronald were on hand, and Ronald showed FOX 11 his ritual for people who buy tickets at his shop. That's more than they spent on movies, video games, music, sports tickets and books - combined.
Henderson County unemployment rate rises slightly
Four counties were at or above 5 percent Clearwater, 6 percent; Shoshone, 5.5 percent; Lewis, 5.5 percent; and Adams, 5 percent. The two other sectors that posted job declines for the month were Government and Professional and Business Services.
Liberians Voting in Presidential Runoff Election
The victor will replace Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa's first female president, who is stepping down after two terms in office. The first-round of voting in October brought high numbers of voters, and officials hoped Tuesday's vote will be no different.
Falcons vs. Bucs to be High-Scoring? 12/18/17
Offensively, the Falcons are averaging 22.6 points and 363.5 total yards (246.6 in passing and 116.8 in rushing) per game. McCoy hurt his right biceps and David suffered a hamstring injury during the Bucs' loss to the Detroit Lions .