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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.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 03:02:38 GMT
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.

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 18:28:56 GMT
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.

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:42:54 GMT
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:

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 16:46:11 GMT
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