Sen. Elizabeth Warren pledges help to Puerto Rico

(23 Jan 2019) Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren promised to help rebuild Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria and support laws to give the U.S. territory equal treatment and debt relief. Warren visited the island on Tuesday. (Jan. 23)

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Displaced Puerto Ricans find refuge in New York

Francisco Gonzalez, 79, his wife and three dogs arrived in New York nearly a month ago to live with their student son. Although they are US citizens, they consider themselves refugees from Hurricane Maria.

Conditions growing dire in hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

In the wake of the devastating Hurricane Maria, people in Puerto Rico are forced to wait in long lines to get gasoline and food. Meanwhile, cleaning personnel begin the long process of removing fallen palm trees and debris left from the storm.