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Their deaths were labeled 'victim of cataclysmic storm.' So why aren't their names on Puerto Rico's list?
Ramon Cruz Laboy, a 75-year-old who kept to himself and never wanted to burden his relatives, died January 24 from medical complications that resulted from a femur fracture he suffered during a gust of wind from Hurricane Maria.
06/18/2018 03:02 AM
Help CNN investigate hurricane-related deaths in Puerto Rico
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
What 2 CNN reporters want you to know about Puerto Rico
It's been more than eight months since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico. People are still using tarps for roofs. Officials are worried another storm could wipe out power on the island again. And a new estimate of the death toll suggests thousands more died than we knew. CNN correspondent Leyla Santiago and senior investigative reporter John Sutter are seeing it unfold firsthand, documenting the devastation and digging on the death toll. I asked them to give me and others on the mainland a window into what it's really been like over there. Our Slack conversation, condensed and lightly edited for clarity, is below.
06/15/2018 06:28 PM
Puerto Rico ordered to release death records
The Puerto Rican government has seven days to release death certificates and related data to CNN and a local journalism organization investigating the true toll of Hurricane Maria, a Puerto Rican judge ruled Monday.
06/05/2018 04:42 PM
Analysis: Why Donald Trump's wild week matters. A lot.
Here are some of the things Donald Trump did in a week that at first appeared to be an incoherent torrent of unrelated events but may end up being one of the most significant of his presidency:
06/16/2018 04:46 PM
Judge rejects request by Russian firm to review Mueller's grand jury instructions
Special counsel Robert Mueller's team scored a procedural victory Friday in its case against a Russian company accused of bankrolling a vast campaign to meddle in the 2016 election, successfully fighting back an effort to review the instructions given to grand jury before it indicted the company.
06/15/2018 09:23 PM
Trump's legal team emboldened by inspector general report
President Donald Trump's attorneys, armed with the Department of Justice inspector general's report excoriating former FBI Director James Comey, now believe they can challenge any effort by the special counsel to pursue a subpoena seeking the President's testimony on obstruction of justice, according to sources familiar with their thinking.
06/15/2018 07:17 PM
Exclusive: Democrats, anticipating heated primary, set earlier 2020 convention date
Democrats will hold their convention in 2020 earlier than they have in more than two decades, Democratic operatives tell CNN, partly out of anticipation of a crowded and contentious primary.
06/15/2018 04:36 PM
6 things to know before the bell
06/18/2018 08:41 AM
This concrete can trap CO2 emissions forever
06/12/2018 08:51 PM
Younger workers are making this financial mistake
05/24/2018 02:43 PM
Good Samaritan helps save girl who fell onto subway track
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Governor announces 1.2 million grant for security
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Officials issue excessive heat advisory for NY
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Police seek suspect who stabbed woman in neck
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Community protest water release from lake
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Toxic plant that can cause blindness found in PA
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Apartment ceiling collapses during birthday party
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
At-risk Tennessee woman found safe
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Boy sells lemonade to assist house fire victims
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Roller coaster flagged for violations last month
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain visit Louisiana
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Animals vaccinated in memory of Michigan officer
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Locals mourn loss of fallen Kansas deputies
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Deputy arrested, charged with sexual assault
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Heavy rains lead to flooding, wash out roads in MN
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Man charged with punching woman on CTA train
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Family makes bucket list for fallen firefighter
06/18/2018 01:12 PM
Two Oklahomans sick from salmonella outbreak
06/18/2018 01:12 PM