The EPA said it is working with local municipalities in Puerto Rico to get drinking wells up and running, but noted that some communities are in need of electrical generators to get the wells functioning.
Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Monday drinking water supplies have been restored to almost 60% of the island but some areas in the north remained at around 20% after Hurricane Maria hit the USA territory.
"Electric and all infrastructure was disaster before hurricanes", Trump wrote in a series of tweets early Thursday.
"'Puerto Rico survived the Hurricanes, now a financial crisis looms largely of their own making.' says Sharyl Attkisson". Congress to decide how much to spend.
"Congress to decide how much to spend.We can not keep FEMA, the Military & the First Responders, who have been unbelievable (under the most hard circumstances) in P.R. forever!" he added. When NPR's Tom Gjelten asked about Trump's latest tweets, a spokesman said the governor has spoken with the White House asking for "clarification". Last month, Trump accused San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of "poor leadership" and said she and others in Puerto Rico "want everything to be done for them".
London's HSBC appoints new CEO Mark Tucker , HSBC's new chairman, said Flint "has broad and deep banking experience across regions, businesses and functions". He will take over the bank following a period of regulatory turmoil for the sector - with HSBC no stranger to the controversy.
"There are reports of residents obtaining, or trying to obtain, drinking water from wells at hazardous waste "Superfund" sites in Puerto Rico", the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said in a release. An additional $577 million would pay for western firefighting efforts. That is a daily shortfall of between 1.8m and 5.8m meals each day.
House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., planned to visit Puerto Rico on Friday.
Officials at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (Fema) say that the government and its partners are only providing 200,000 meals a day to meet the needs of more than 2 million people. "It's not easy when you are continue to suffer - see the suffering of the people without food, without water, and actually living in a humanitarian crisis".
Several lawmakers from hurricane-hit states said a third interim aid request is anticipated shortly - with a final, huge hurricane recovery and rebuilding package likely to be acted upon by the end of the year.
TB Alternative Assets Ltd. bought a new position in NVIDIA Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $116,000. RB Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of NVIDIA Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth $272,000.
Americafirst Capital Management Llc increased Express Scripts Holding Co (ESRX) stake by 208.39% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Acadian Asset Management Limited Company holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Rosetta Stone Inc (NYSE:RST) for 466,116 shares.
Unlike a real-world unit such as the U.S. dollar or euro, bitcoin has no central bank and is not backed by any government. The digital currency has soared 750% in the past year, and is now worth four times as much as an ounce of gold.
Hispanic Day is an annual national Bank Holiday commemorating when Christopher Columbus set foot in the Americas in 1492. Spain's defense ministry confirmed the Eurofighter went down in Albacete, southern Spain, on its return to base.
While the Xbox One S doesn't do 4K gaming, it can stream 4K and HDR content, if that's all what you're interested in. For such gamers, the executive cleared that with the comment, the "Xbox One S will be the market leader for us".
Over the last five days, shares have managed 1.41% gains and now is up 11.28% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $47.78. Moreover, Grace White has 0.06% invested in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET). 429,088 were reported by First Trust Advsrs Ltd Partnership.
If we look at the Volatility of Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ), Week Volatility is 1.18%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.28%. Amica Mutual Insurance invested in 1.61% or 318,857 shares. 93,366 were reported by Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Ltd.
The stock of Williams Companies Inc (NYSE:WMB) has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Wednesday, January 11 by Barclays Capital. The rating was upgraded by Jefferies on Monday, January 23 to "Buy". (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Friday, August 28 with "Buy" rating.
Rob proposed to her in early 2015, just a few months after they were first photographed in public together. However, the pair went their separate ways in 2013 after she had an affair with Rupert Sanders in 2012.
Musk's hyperloop involvement is for now limited to potentially building the tunnels with his latest startup - The Boring Company. As part of deal, the startup will rebrand as Virgin Hyperloop One and Branson will join the board.
Smith on top in KL
With four birdies in first five holes and seven in his first nine, Lahiri looked set for a real low number. In three starts at the PGA Tour's now annual visit to TPC Kuala Lumpur , Na owns a pair of top threes.
Redknapp>Wenger? Would Harry lead Arsenal to glory?
Appearing on Sky's A League of Their Own , Merse could not express enough how much he appreciates manager Harry Redknapp . Merson, meanwhile, is set for a return to football on the pitch with Welsh fourth-tier side Caerau. "I tried.