Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said Wednesday's islandwide blackout, caused by an excavator next to a power transmission line in the south part of the island, was “unacceptable.”
An island-wide outage cut power for 1.4 million in Puerto Rico Wednesday morning, the first total blackout amid the island's power grid struggles since Hurricane Maria.
Strong winds damaged part of the Taj Mahal this week and a woman was killed in northern Florida after being struck by lightning.
In the absence of long-term plans for waste management in Puerto Rico, non-profit organizations are working to mitigate the effects of the potential crisis.
Following last hurricane season’s catastrophic impacts which impacted millions, four hurricane names have officially been retired from the Atlantic tropical storm name list.
Residents of Viti Levu and Kadavu began to clean up from Tropical Cyclone Keni late Tuesday as the powerful storm departed to the southeast.
On the heels of deadly Tropical Cyclone Josie, Fiji will face new dangers from strengthening Tropical Cyclone Keni.
A waste crisis looms for Puerto Rico as decades of neglect were brought into light following the passage of Hurricane Maria.