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Hurricane Maria eye nears Turks and Caicos Islands

Hurricane Maria eye nears Turks and Caicos Islands

Other Essentra sites in Houston, Florida and Puerto Rico had previously been impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, with profit impact from the storms estimated at around £500,000 to £1m.

At least 10 people have died in Puerto Rico due to Maria, the strongest storm to hit the USA territory since 1928.

As a school girl, Zenaida Fernandez Quiles was allowed every summer to travel to her grandmother's home in Puerto Rico - the home Quiles was born in. According to Vulture, the proceeds from her Las Vegas show will help fund the recovery efforts that need to be done in Puerto Rico.

Spain sends more police to Catalonia to block referendum
Accoridng to Reuters, Spain's constitutional court has ordered the referendum vote to be suspended, insisting tihat it s illegal. Later, protesters rejoiced when National Police officers left the headquarters of the anti-establishment CUP political party.

Andrew Cuomo (D.) said Monday on MSNBC that his state will do "whatever we can do to help" the victims of Hurricane Maria in USA -territory Puerto Rico because "we believe in immigration in NY".

In Puerto Rico, Governor Rossello said the biggest concern was rain and flooding in the west of the island, adding that the authorities expected up to 25in [63cm] from the tail of the hurricane.

"Puerto Rico has to be rebuilt".

Carolina Panthers vs New Orleans Saints
On the opening drive, 12 of the first 13 plays were either a run by one of those two backs or a reception by Christian McCaffrey . Not being able to victimize a Saints defense that a week ago gave up more than 500 yards to the Patriots has to be concerning.

Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans remain in grave danger as a dam battered by Hurricane Maria is in danger of bursting and triggering a massive deluge.

In an email to Plastics News, Medtronic spokesman Fernando Vivanco said: "The safety and well-being of our employees is our top priority and we continue to closely monitor the situation in Puerto Rico". The problem: The territory has no official, dedicated voice in Washington, and Gov. Rosselló has voiced his concern that Congress, once the first shot of emergency relief has been given, will abandon the island.

The Pentagon on Monday also deployed eight UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from Fort Campbell in Kentucky to San Juan to help officials in Puerto Rico distribute goods across the island, Manning said. The island has been under a 4 p.m.to 8 a.m. curfew since Maria hit, causing severe damage.

North Korea quake detected, and Seoul says it's the real thing
Seoul's Meteorological Administration assessed the quake as natural, while China called the earthquake a "suspected explosion".

In a tweet, Cuomo announced that Lopez had also contributed a personal donation of $1 million toward relief efforts. "Puerto Rico will practically collect no taxes in the next month". "But we have to marshall that desire to want to help and we have to do it smartly and we have to be organized about it".


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