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Report: Maria had $43B impact on Puerto Rico's economy

Dec. 3, 2018 5:03 PM EST

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A report from Puerto Rico's government says Hurricane Maria had a $43 billion impact on the U.S. territory's economy, $1 billion more than originally estimated. The Puerto Rico Planning Board's report says its calculations took into account millions of dollars received so far...

5 killed after helicopter crashes in Dominican Republic

Nov. 23, 2018 12:08 PM EST

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Authorities in the Dominican Republic say five people have died after a helicopter crashed near a popular tourist area. The director of the Investigative Commission of Aviation Accidents says the EC20 helicopter disappeared late Thursday after the pilot picked up...