NY paramedic flies food, supplies to Puerto Rico

The Latest Trump to meet with House panel to talk taxes

"Well before this year's series of historically powerful hurricanes, Puerto Rico already had a notoriously fickle power supply and crushing debt".

Arroyo said numerous rural roads on the island are still impassable, leaving residents unable to get to the spots where medical services, fuel, food, and water are available. But the images now emerging from Puerto Rico and our response to the growing humanitarian emergency in the region show firsthand why U.S. foreign aid is essential for saving lives overseas. This media house does not correct any spelling or grammatical error within press releases and commentaries.

Founder and CEO Israel Suarez, said the Fort Myers housing authority will donate $10K to the Puerto Rico Relief Acct. and the housing authority is now challenging the community to raise $50K.

With the island left without power and with shortages of fuel, food and clean drinking water, Mr Honore said only the military had the ability to move supplies quickly onto the island because many ports remained closed.

Wilmer's uncle, Chito Olivencia, tells 2 On Your Side they were able to get a phone call through to the Governor's office in Puerto Rico Thursday morning. "They don't think we're important", De Jesus said.

"I feel like my hands are tied, and I feel bad", he said.

Hurricanes Lee and Maria remnants to hit United Kingdom and Ireland
But the waters of the North Atlantic are too cool to sustain a hurricane, so they lose their source of energy and rapidly weaken. However, the Met Office have said the potential effects will be "far from those experienced in the Caribbean".

The truck filled outside Out-Spoke'N Bike Shop will head to Jacksonville, where its contents will be placed on a container ship and taken to Puerto Rico.

With the island of 3.5 million people having had so much damage, the government should also have made greater use of the military, he said. "We stand with the people of Mexico City, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean as they begin the work of recovering and rebuilding".

Money raised by the students will go to an organization established by the first lady of Puerto Rico.

"What we need is boots on the ground to protect United States citizens", he said. The state estimates about 13,000 Puerto Ricans live here.

"Trump's racist neglect of Puerto Rico is threatening lives", CNN contributor Brian Fallon said in a tweet Monday.


  • Govt constitutes high-level forum on 5G India 2020

    Govt constitutes high-level forum on 5G India 2020

    Talking about the call drop issue, the minister said the Telecom Secretary will take stock of the matter every 15 days. A digital transformation brought about through the power of connectivity is taking place in nearly every industry.
    Russian Federation  to destroy last chemical weapons on Wednesday, ahead of schedule

    Russian Federation to destroy last chemical weapons on Wednesday, ahead of schedule

    It says over 96 per cent of the stockpiles declared by the conventions 192 participants have been destroyed. At the moment, there are two sites in America still storing chemical weapons.
    Serena Williams's Post-Baby Underwear Selfie Game Is on Point

    Serena Williams's Post-Baby Underwear Selfie Game Is on Point

    The tennis star had devoted two previous posts on Instagram to her new daughter. The baby's father is Williams' fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian .
  • Whole Foods is investigating a credit card security breach

    Whole Foods is investigating a credit card security breach

    Amazon's systems do not connect to those at Whole Foods, and Amazon purchases are not affected, Whole Foods added. Amazon transactions were also not accessed in the breach, Whole Foods said in a statement on its website.
    How Analysts Feel About Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW)?

    How Analysts Feel About Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW)?

    During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $4.06 earnings per share. 1,564 were reported by Hancock Holdings. Equities research analysts expect that Sherwin-Williams Company will post $14.98 EPS for the current fiscal year.
    Amazon Announces New Alexa-Powered Smart Home Devices

    Amazon Announces New Alexa-Powered Smart Home Devices

    Starting with the new Echo , the speaker features a cylindrical shape and comes equipped with a 2.5-inch downward-firing woofer. The Echo Plus will come bundled with a Philips Hue smart bulb and will be available black, white and silver colour variants.
  • Hugh Hefner to be buried next to Marilyn Monroe

    Hugh Hefner to be buried next to Marilyn Monroe

    Crystal Harris will not cash in on Hugh's inheritance after the 91-year-old Playboy creator passed away on the 27th of September. Hefner, an IL grad, allegedly hosted the Fighting Illini at the Playboy Mansion before their 1984 Rose Bowl game against UCLA.
    Panthers WR expected to play against Patriots

    Panthers WR expected to play against Patriots

    Regardless of what anybody says, if I have microphones in front of me, I'd be remiss if I didn't try to preach that. The Patriots have a similar player in Dion Lewis, so he's likely the scout player acting as McCaffrey in practice.
    Windies in search for right tempo to avoid series defeat

    Windies in search for right tempo to avoid series defeat

    They scored 5/356 in the first innings after Evin Lewis blasted 176 off of 130 balls, supported by Holder with a 77 from 62 balls. Lewis then watched as West Indies slid to 33 for three in the seventh over, losing Shai Hope (11) and Marlon Samuels (1) cheaply.
  • Head injuries force Kevin Doyle to call it a day

    Head injuries force Kevin Doyle to call it a day

    Former Republic of Ireland global Kevin Doyle has announced his retirement following medical advice. Doyle is from Ireland and has played 16 years both in Europe and in Major League Soccer.
    Banaras Hindu University gets its first female proctor

    Banaras Hindu University gets its first female proctor

    However, the matter was just left to escalate, which really shows the lackadaisical approach of university authorities. A team of the Crime Branch, headed by SP (Crime) Gyanendra Nath Prasad, also visited the campus on Thursday.
    More 'Strategic' Military Assets to be Sent to SKorea

    More 'Strategic' Military Assets to be Sent to SKorea

    North Korea's aging MiG fighters won't stance a chance against much more powerful USA fighters escorting long-range bombers. However, no peace treaty has been signed since then, meaning that South Korea is technically still at war with North Korea.


Latest news

Wilshere masterclass helps Arsenal to huge win over BATE Borisov
Walcott then doubled the lead for the North Londoners in the 22nd minute, courtesy of a goalkeeping howler from the BATE 'keeper. Then Ospina saved Ivanic's header but palmed it straight into the path of Mikhail Gordeichuk who thumped home from close range.

Nikki Haley slams Russian Federation over shielding Iran from IAEA inspections
The provision, known as Section T , however, makes no mention of the IAEA or specifics of how it will be verified. Insults and threats hurled between the North's leader Kim Jong Un and U.S.

Congress pays tributes to Makhan Lal Fotedar
Remembering Fotedar, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi tweeted, "Fotedar ji was a pillar of strength in the Congress party". A former Cabinet minister and once called the "Chanakya" of Congress party, Fotedar had been ailing for some time.

UN chief: Myanmar violence could spread, displace more Rohingya
Yangon's move comes as a visit by representatives of United Nations agencies to Rakhine was cancelled yesterday. The same reply has been given to the National Human Rights Commission " an official said .

US Judge Says Movement of Black Matter Lives Cannot Be Processed
While the development itself did not have the ability to be sued, a related element could be held obligated, Jackson said. McKesson was responsible for the injury because he " incited the violence ", at the rally, the officer's complaint said.

India and Afghanistan sign MoU on police training
Abdullah from inaugurating the India-Afghanistan trade and investment exhibition in New Delhi , sponsored by the USAID. India strongly condemns the acts of cross-border terror perpetrated against the people of Afghanistan.

Jon Huntsman confirmed as United States ambassador to Russian Federation
The quickness of Huntsman's confirmation is noteworthy given the delays that have plagued the Trump administration's nominations. Jon Huntsman, Jr., as US ambassador to Russian Federation .

Pairings, tee times and TV schedule for Friday at the Presidents Cup
The U.S. ends Friday up, 3 1/2 to 1 1/2, marking the 27th consecutive time the Americans have led after a Presidents Cup session. And when they jumped on a ferry to take them across the New York Harbor to their Manhattan hotel, they had the lead.

Govt constitutes forum on 5G technologies
India's government has established a High-Level Forum on 5G India 2020 with a mandate to develop a roadmap for 5G rollout by 2020. Hopefully, 4G would yield ₹175 to ₹200 average revenue per user, compared to less than ₹100 that it yields now .

More New Yorkers ready for Puerto Rico emergency-aid tour
Eighteen round-trip commercial passenger flights are scheduled Wednesday, according to the company that manages the airport. That is nearly double the number from Monday and Tuesday but a fraction of a normal day.

Right decision: Chelsea right to sell Costa - Zola
Gundogan said: 'I think our task now is just to support him and just to be there if he needs something from us. There were not just a few moments, it was from the first minute to the end of the game.

Rory McIlroy lauds a legend with Tiger's future uncertain
McIlroy admitted he feared a repeat of the final round of this year's Open at Royal Birkdale, when a wild drive on the 15th resulted in a lost ball.

Democrats Bash the Pro-Union Jones Act
Furthermore, there is lack of fuel on the island and so there are a limited number of trucks available to move the goods around. Ileana Ortiz is anxious about her father, sister and grandparents in Puerto Rico. "The relief effort is under control".

O'Reilly: McCain's vote against Obamacare repeal was personal
He has taken the golden ticket of one-party control and turned into a golden shower on the heads of every Republican. The President also spends his days mocking Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Sen.

Liam Neeson Drops Career News Fans Will Love
There are also truly great movies in the bunch, like The Grey , for example, which doesn't really get enough love. Following Taken , Liam Neeson starred in a ton of action movies over the course of the last several years.

Other news