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Puerto Rico / Hurricane Maria / Villalba #1117051

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The ongoing humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria introduced. [President TRUMP - says the people on the island have to distribute the water & food we brought in.]

(Villalba, Puerto Rico: Ed Lavandera) A visit to a small town in Puerto Rico that still has no electrical power presented; scenes shown from Villalba†, where the situation is desperate. [Mayor Luis Javier HERNANDEZ†- {thru reporter's translation} says the helicopters did not arrive to keep people from dying, that the help is too slow.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; San Juan: Ed Lavandera) The slow timetable for getting the power back on discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Lavandera, Ed

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