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Puerto Rico grappled with damages and deaths caused by Hurricane Maria on Friday as the storm hurtled across the Caribbean and slapped the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Hiram Navarro had reasons for hope and despair Friday as rescuers hunted for his brother and dozens of others who were feared to be in a Mexico City office building that collapsed in this week's magnitude-7.1 earthquake.
A Mexican navy official has apologized for confusion over reports that a 12-year-old girl was trapped alive after a Mexico City school collapsed in the wake of a magnitude 7.1 earthquake that killed more than 280 people nationwide.
The rush of aid and the sense of solidarity that helped lift Mexico City following the deadly earthquake this week have spread outside the Mexican capital.
Crowds falling silent outside the Enrique Rébsamen school were a sign of hope that someone alive could be heard in the rubble. As the hours passed, the silences became fewer, and the hope faded.
Members of "Los Topos," or the moles, at times emerge from the ruins of collapsed buildings too traumatized to speak. The cries from those entombed in brick and concrete can be haunting.
Almost two full days after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake destroyed parts of Mexico City, Carlos Enrique Silva and his family found themselves packing up all their belongings into two white pickup trucks, as an unwanted rain-shower trickled down.
Hurricane Maria picked up steam Thursday afternoon, turning streets into raging rivers as it continues its deadly tear across the Caribbean.
Mexico's biggest earthquake in decades brought parts of Mexico City to its knees on Tuesday. But as the earth continued to tremble, residents mobilized.
Rescuers tunneled through debris for hours Wednesday, listening for the breathing and cries of survivors after a deadly earthquake struck Mexico City and the region.
Rescuers are getting closer to pinpointing the exact location of a 12-year-old girl trapped beneath the debris of a collapsed elementary school in Mexico.
Hurricane Maria's eye has left Puerto Rico, but the mammoth storm is still lashing the island with devastating winds.
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In and around Mexico City, authorities and rescue workers are asking for complete silence as they search for signs of life.
These before-and-after photos show the impact of the earthquake in Mexico and the damage it left behind.
Jessica Mangiaracina and Bob Perkins barely survived Hurricane Irma with their two children, but their nightmare isn't over yet. They now face Maria's wrath.
A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit southeast of Mexico City late Tuesday night local time, leaving hundreds of people dead and dozens missing.
Two weeks after Hurricane Irma ravaged the Caribbean, Hurricane Maria is following a similar deadly path, unleashing its fury on Puerto Rico after killing seven people in Dominica.
Rescuers searched for survivors through the night after Tuesday's powerful earthquake shook Mexico City and surrounding states, killing scores and leaving many trapped under collapsed buildings.
Initially, Ricardo Ramos thought it was a drill when the ground began to shake on Tuesday. This was the day for it, after all.
There is still time for Puerto Ricans to get to a government-run shelter before powerful Hurricane Maria clobbers the island, Gov. Ricardo Rosselló told CNN late Tuesday.