Spared Irma’s Worst, Puerto Ricans Sail to Virgin Islanders’ Aid

By LUIS FERRÉ-SADURNÍ September 10, 2017 FAJARDO, P.R. — Puerto Rico, dealt only a glancing blow by Hurricane Irma, has become an impromptu emergency hub for its Caribbean neighbors that were left devastated by the storm’s wrath....

Irma Grazes Puerto Rico but Lays Bare an Infrastructure Problem

By LUIS FERRÉ-SADURNÍ September 10, 2017 LOÍZA, P.R. — As government workers cleared roads obstructed by uprooted trees and repaired toppled electricity lines, residents of Puerto Rico felt some relief that the eye wall of...

Devastation in the Caribbean as Irma Heads Toward Miami

Hurricane Irma turned beach paradises into half-habitable emergency zones as it headed toward Miami, where panicked residents were scrambling to find gasoline and water.

Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 Hurricane, Makes Landfall in Caribbean

By IVELISSE RIVERA and LIZETTE ALVAREZ September 5, 2017 SAN JUAN, P.R. — Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms ever recorded, made landfall around 2 a.m. Eastern Wednesday, with the eye passing over Barbuda and heading...