Imagine being forced to stay inside from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. while living without electricity. That’s the plight of millions in Puerto Rico today. Meanwhile, rescuers are digging through mountains of debris this morning searching for signs of life following Tuesday’s earthquake that killed at least 282 people.
People in Texas and Florida are still dealing with the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Maria or another hurricane could strike the US again. And seismologists are warning today that we are “overdue” for a catastrophic earthquake.