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Feds rush aid to Puerto Rico amid growing pleas for help

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. ramped up its response Monday to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico while the Trump administration sought to blunt criticism that its response to Hurricane Maria has fallen short of it efforts in Texas and Florida after the recent hurricanes there. Five days after the Category 4 storm slammed into Puerto Rico, many of the more than 3.4 million U.S. citizens in the territory were...

September 26, 2017

Asian stocks lower as investors watch US-NKorea tensions

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks declined Tuesday as investors watched U.S.-North Korean tensions after a fall in tech shares dragged down Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo's Nikkei 225 lost 0.3 percent to 20,334.99 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.1 percent to 27,470.59. The Shanghai Composite Index was unchanged at 3,339.38 and Seoul's Kospi lost 0.4 percent to 2,371.95. India's Sensex retreated 0.5 percent to...

September 26, 2017

Puerto Rico is in the dark in wake of Hurricane Maria

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Every night since Hurricane Maria hit, Miguel Martinez and his family have slept on mattresses on the porch to escape the heat inside their dark, stifling home. But it's nearly impossible to sleep with temperatures in the high 70s. At least once a night they climb to the roof to catch a hint of breeze. Then the 51-year-old construction worker, his three children and one grandchild...

September 25, 2017

Japan's Fukushima cleanup plan delays spent fuel removal

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's government has approved a revision to its 30-to-40-year plan to decommission the Fukushima nuclear plant, delaying by two more years the removal of radioactive fuel rods in two of the three reactors damaged in the 2011 disaster. The cleanup plan so far has succeeding in decreasing the amount of contaminated water and using remote-controlled robots to obtain a limited view of melted fuel debris. Still, the exact location and condition of the melted fuel in the reactors are largely unknown. The revisions approved Tuesday still plan for the melted fuel to be removed starting in 2021, citing recent findings on more efficient methods. But the plan lacks details about the duration of...

September 26, 2017

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How major US stock market indexes fared Monday

Technology stocks slammed into reverse on Monday, and the losses overshadowed gains in other areas of the market to send broad U.S. indexes lower. On Monday: The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped 5.56 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,496.66. The Dow Jones industrials fell 53.50 points, or 0.2 percent, to 22,296.09. The Nasdaq composite dropped 56.33, or 0.9 percent, to 6,370.59. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks rose 1.18, or 0.1 percent, to 1,451.96. For the year: The S&P 500 is up 257.83 points, or 11.5 percent. The Dow is up 2,533.49 points, or 12.8 percent. The Nasdaq is up 987.48 points, or 18.3 percent. The Russell 2000 is up 94.83 points, or 7 percent.

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Puerto Rico remains dark as damage assessments begin

The lights are back on at a couple major hospitals, but most of Puerto Rico is still in the dark — and likely to remain without power for days, weeks or even months. Hurricane Maria smashed a power grid that would be considered antiquated on the U.S. mainland. Generators are providing power to the few who have them, but nearly all the island's 1.6 million electricity customers were still without power as of...

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Clinic CEO: Republican health care bill inefficient, costly

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Clinic's chief executive says he's opposed...

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Contractors accuse Iraq of shake downs to force tax payments

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