Her son cried out for help via text message on the morning of October 17, a month after Hurricane Maria wrecked this Caribbean island."Where are you??" the 18-year-old wrote at 11:32 a.m."Mami call me it's important."Cellular networks in Puerto Rico were still damaged after the Category 4 hurricane, and the messages from her son didn't go through, the boy's mother said.When his … [Read more...] about ‘The Maria Generation’: One year after hurricane, young people are dying and suffering on island
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David Mchugh, Ap Business Writer Updated 5:41 am PDT, Friday, August 17, 2018 Photo: Michael Probst, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Long exposure picture shows driving cars on the highway just before sunrise near Frankfurt , central Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Long exposure … [Read more...] about Greek bailout ends, but Europe’s debt problem goes on
Matthew DeBord, provided by Published 5:57 am, Saturday, June 23, 2018 Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press Tesla CEO Elon Musk once ambitiously promised to remake auto manufacturing so thoroughly that his factories would resemble an "alien dreadnought." We recently learned that Tesla has built an assembly line for its Model 3 sedan and housed it under what Musk … [Read more...] about Elon Musk promised a Tesla ‘alien dreadnought’ factory — but what we got was a tent (TSLA)
At 2:28 pm on August 28, 2003, a middle-aged pizza deliveryman named Brian Wells walked into a PNC Bank in Erie, Pennsylvania. He had a short cane in his right hand and a strange bulge under the collar of his T-shirt. Wells, 46 and balding, passed the teller a note. "Gather employees with access codes to vault and work fast to fill bag with $250,000," it said. "You have only 15 … [Read more...] about The Incredible True Story of the Collar Bomb Heist
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Politics by Jonathan … [Read more...] about As the ‘King of Debt,’ Trump borrowed to build his empire. Then he began spending hundreds of millions in cash.