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4 out of 5 Puerto Ricans are still without power — but darkness is far from the island’s biggest problem

Puerto Rico is struggling to keep its vulnerable populations alive as hospitals deal with the lack of power and supplies of medications run low.

This map shows how badly Hurricane Ophelia could hit Britain on Monday

The Met Office has issued a warning of "a spell of very windy weather" on Monday and Tuesday, with potential power cuts and damage to buildings.

Hurricane Ophelia has intensified to Category 2 strength as it heads toward Europe

Ophelia's strength means 2017 has tied the record for the most consecutive hurricanes. The storm is heading toward Europe and likely to hit Ireland on Monday.
The flooded Tiribi river is seen during heavy rains of Tropical Storm Nate that affects the country in San Jose, Costa Rica October 5, 2017.

Photos show Hurricane Nate’s destruction in the Gulf Coast and Central America

Nate flooded the Gulf Coast after making landfall in Biloxi, Mississippi. Before that, the storm killed at least 22 in Central America, causing flash floods.
People walk by a downtown marina among debris a few hours after the eye of Hurricane Nate came ashore on October 8, 2017 in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. Hurricane Nate made its second landfall along the north Mississippi Gulf Coast as a category 1 hurricane Sunday before weakening to a tropical storm.

Nate is downgraded to a tropical depression after making US landfall twice

Hurricane Nate killed at least 22 people across Central America. It became a Category 1 storm late Friday night.
Hurricanes Katia, Irma, and Jose churn their way through the Atlantic and Caribbean.

Here’s why hurricane season has been exceptionally disastrous — and why new storms are still showing up

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has already met the definition of an "extremely active" season, and it's not over. Here's why it's so intense.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson on The Today Show, October 1, 2017.

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Scientists should figure out how to turn hurricane energy into electricity

In an interview with The Today Show, Neil deGrasse Tyson said we should harness cyclonic energy to power cities.
After the passage of Hurricane Maria, a man rides his bicycle through a storm-damaged road in Toa Alta, west of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Hurricane Maria decimated Puerto Rico’s food supply — here’s what the island’s farms look like now

After Maria barreled through, with 155-mph winds, it wiped out approximately 80% of the territory's crop value.

Puerto Ricans describe utter devastation a week after Hurricane Maria: ‘We’re breathing’

Communication is largely impossible in Puerto Rico. Health services have been put on hold, since many hospitals are without power, and medications are spoiling.
People wait in line for aid items to be handed out, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico September 24, 2017.

A week after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico faces a humanitarian crisis — here’s what it looks like on the ground

Residents described bleak conditions: life-saving medications are on the verge of spoiling and residents are trapped in apartment buildings.