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Trump defends Puerto Rico effort, but his tweets draw new criticism

Oct 02, 2017 - 7:35 AM

The Trump administration sends several top officials onto Sunday talk shows with the message that the relief effort is going well, despite complaints that the federal effort in Puerto Rico has fallen short

GONE GOLFING. US President Donald Trump arrives at Morristown Municipal Airport on October 1, 2017 in Morristown, New Jersey, upon his return from Jersey City where he participated in the trophy presentation of the Presidents Cup golf championship. Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Trump calls Puerto Rican officials after lashing out at pleading mayor

Sep 30, 2017 - 10:21 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Trump, in his tweets, sought to lay blame for the island's continuing woes on Democrats, the media, and local officials

AFTER THE STORM. A man installs a tarp over a damaged business roof in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Aibonito, Puerto Rico, September 29, 2017. Photo by Ricardo Arduengo/AFP

Anger grows over Puerto Rico relief effort

Sep 30, 2017 - 9:06 AM

'This is not a good news story,' San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz tells CNN following oddly upbeat comments made the previous day by a top Trump administration official. 'This is a people-are-dying story.'

This US Navy photo released on September 29, 2017 shows Marines and Navy corpsmen assigned to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (26th MEU), and Sailors assigned to Amphibious Construction Battalion (ACB) 2, conducting an assessment of Ryder Hospital’s medical and operational needs on September 27, 2017 during Hurricane Maria relief efforts in Humacao, Puerto Rico. AFP PHOTO/US NAVY/TOJEYA MATALLY/HANDOUT

7 killed in powerful blast in China

Oct 24, 2016 - 11:54 PM

Media reports say the blast in Yulin may have been caused by explosives illegally stored in the building

Protesters muzzled at Chinese dog meat festival

Jun 22, 2015 - 2:52 PM

About 10 animal rights activists unfurled banners outside the Yulin government headquarters before a group of 20 men came and chased them off

SELLING DOGS. Vendors wait for people to buy dogs in a market of Yulin city, southern China's Guangxi province, June 20, 2015. Stringer/EPA

Chinese woman pays to rescue 100 dogs from meat festival – report

Jun 21, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Animal loving Yang Xiaoyun paid about 7 000 yuan US 1 100 to save around 100 dogs in the southern city of Yulin

DOG IN DANGER. In this file photo, a dog vendor lifts up a dog to protest against animal rights activists coming to block a local dog meat festival in Yulin city, Guizhou province, China, June 20, 2014. Li Ke/EPA