Tropical Cyclones

Santa Fe shooter killed girl who turned down his advances

The 17-year-old suspect in Friday's shooting at a Texas high school killed a classmate who turned down his repeated advances, killing her first in …

Santa Fe

Another death blow to Puerto Rico: FCC plans to cut Lifeline phones as hurricane season draws near

… a group of Democratic Senators including Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, Kirsten Gillibrand, Jeff Merkley, Edward J. Markey, Ron Wyden, Richard …

Liberal View

After Raising Millions for Hurricane Relief, JJ Watt Will Pay for Santa Fe Shooting Victims' Funerals

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt will pay for the funerals for the 10 victims who lost their lives during a shooting spree at Santa Fe High …

Hurricane Harvey

Houston Texans: J.J. Watt steps up again in the face of tragedy

In the midst of tragedy, Houston Texans star defensive end J.J. Watt steps up once again for his adopted hometown of Houston.<p>Houston Texans fans — …

Football (U.S.)

Civil rights icon, Trump critic highlighting BU commencement

A civil rights icon and a Caribbean politician who tangled with President Donald Trump are addressing graduates at Boston University's commencement

Rights & Freedoms

Army Corps of Engineers will leave Puerto Rico as thousands lack electricity

May 19, 2018 4:34 PM EDT<p>By —<p>PBS NewsHour PBS NewsHour<p>0comments<p>Transcript Audio<p>In Puerto Rico, 22,000 people still have no electricity in advance of …

Puerto Rico

After Texas High School Shooting, A Community Grieves

Support the news<p>In Texas, students are returning to Santa Fe High School to gather their belongings, a day after a shooting that killed 10 people and …

Santa Fe

A peek into the lives of Puerto Rican Muslims and what Ramadan means post Hurricane Maria

<b>(AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File)</b><p>In recent years some Puerto Ricans have been reverting to the religion of their ancestors: Islam<p>Ken Chitwood<p>May 20, 2018 9:58am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published on The Conversation.<p><i>This article was originally published on The Conversation.</i><p>For Juan, Ramadan …

U.S. Politics

Hiring Event At 'Six Flags Hurricane Harbor' Water Park: Concord

<b>Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 3 p.m. - 7 p.m</b><p>Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Concord, 1950 Waterworld Pkwy., Concord, CA 94520<p>From Six Flags Hurricane …

Six Flags

Couple Wins Royal-Style Wedding in Disney World

In honor of the Royal Wedding, <b>Disney Fairytale Weddings & Honeymoons</b> along with <b>Good Morning America</b> selected a deserving couple from 2,500 entries …

Weddings

Former Playboy Playmate Stephanie Adams Jumped Out Of NYC Hotel Window With Her 7-Year-Old Son

Source: Getty / Getty<p>A former Playboy Playmate recently jumped to her death, taking her 7-year-old son with her.<p>According to the New York Daily News, …

Women of Color

NFL Superstar Offers to Personally Pay for All 10 Santa Fe Shooting Victims’ Funerals

JJ Watt is a larger than life behemoth. As a Houston Texans defensive end, he is known for his fierce love of the game and the fear he often strikes …

Conservative View

Houston Texans player J.J. Watt vows to pay for funerals of Santa Fe High shooting victims

Just a few months after J.J. Watt was honored by the NFL for his remarkable fundraising work for the city of Houston in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, …

Extreme Weather

The brawl that ‘propelled’ the Yankees’ amazing 1998 season

KANSAS CITY — If we just hit the 20th anniversary of David Wells’ perfect game on Thursday, that means another meaningful anniversary from that …

Hurricane Maria

4 Things to Know About Next Week's Weather | The Weather Channel

USA National Forecast<p>4 Things to Know About Next Week's Weather<p>By Jonathan Erdman<p>5 hours ago<p>weather.com<p>01:04<p>4 Things to Look For in Next Week's …

Weather

Weekend Hot Clicks: JJ Watt Steps Up for Santa Fe

Watt steps up<p>J.J. Watt, the 2017 Sportsperson of the Year for his work after Hurricane Harvey, is paying for the funerals expenses of the victims of …

Santa Fe

Blackout in Puerto Rico | Watch S36 E10 | FRONTLINE | PBS | Official Site

• Twitter<br>• Facebook<br>• E-mail<br>• Comments<p>Season 36: Episode 10<p>FRONTLINE and NPR investigate the humanitarian and economic crisis in Puerto Rico after Hurricane …

Puerto Rico

'IMD went overboard with storm warnings, triggered panic and created hype'

The Met department went overboard when it issued a severe thunderstorm warning that triggered widespread panic in Delhi and NCR on May 8, days after …

Weather

Be More. PBS.

Sign In<p>Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:<p>You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later. But first, we …

Watchlist

J.J. Watt willing to pay funeral expenses for Santa Fe High School shooting victims

J.J. Watt's humanitarian efforts know no bounds.<p>The Houston Texans' star defensive end is willing to pay funeral expenses for the 10 people killed in Friday morning's mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas.<p>At least 10 people died and 10 more were injured after a 17-year-old suspect opened …

Sports

Army Corps of Engineers to leave Puerto Rico with hurricane recovery unfinished

YABUCOA, Puerto Rico — The Army Corps of Engineers is ending its work to rebuild Puerto Rico’s electric grid, despite residents’ fears that the …

Caribbean

Image of Texas teenager shielding elderly woman from the scorching sun with umbrella goes viral

• <b>'It was unbearably hot,' Louis Jordan remembered as he arrived at his mother job's in Houston to give her a lift back home</b>• <b><br>That's when Jordan saw an</b> …

Hurricane Harvey

J.J. Watt Reportedly to Pay for Funerals of Victims of Texas HS Shooting

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is doing what he can for his community after a school shooting in the Houston area Friday at Santa Fe High School.<p>According to a statement obtained by Homero De La Fuente of CNN, officials at the school were told Watt will pay for the funerals of those killed …

Football (U.S.)

Puerto Rico Just Opened Its First New Hotel Since the Hurricanes

We know where we're taking our next beach vacation...<p>It’s been five months since the Puerto Rico Tourism Company declared the island open for …

Puerto Rico

Hurricane season is going to be particularly hellish

The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season, which kicks off June 1, is expected to bring at least 14 named storms, according to researchers, putting it above …

Weather

A New Luxury Hotel Hopes To Attract Travelers Back To Puerto Rico

It’s been eight months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, leaving a large portion of the population without power and water for months, …

Puerto Rico

Building to Last

In October of 2012, photos of David Roberts’ Mantoloking, New Jersey, home ...<p>In October of 2012, photos of David Roberts’ Mantoloking, New Jersey, …

New Jersey

Trump's unpredictability pushes Merkel toward Putin

f3e2606f-2f5f-466b-9553-926b7d780376<p>Trump's unpredictability pushes Merkel toward …

Extreme Weather

After Katrina: High school remembers lost class of 2006

One of the state's top high schools is remembering a group of seniors who weren't able to graduate with their class due to Hurricane Katrina.<p>Seventy …

High School

ConPRmetidos is rebuilding Puerto Rico for Puerto Ricans

Almost one year after Hurricane Maria, a nonprofit called ConPRmetidos is trying to rebuild the island sustainably.<p>Six years ago, Isabel Rullan and a …

Caribbean