Mr. Trump inaccurately stated that only six to 18 people died "after" the storm hit the island and saidDemocrats padded the death toll by including, for example, a person who died of old age "in order to make me look as bad as possible".
"My teams knew about it but first they will say, "no we cannot use them, ' months later water was no good for human consumption", he tweeted".
Hostin blamed the Jones Act, saying it allowed the US government to "pillage and rape" the island since its inception in 1920, before asking why Trump didn't have an equal reaction to Maria as President Obama did to Haiti, which isn't even a USA territory. "Bad politics. I love Puerto Rico!".
However Trump implied the death toll was revised for political reasons.
Brock Long, the head of the US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), warned that Florence could "kill a lot of people".
The Trump tweet generated strong emotions of anger and sorrow.
Rosselló toldCNN on Thursday that the Puerto Rican government is "confident" in the results of the study and that he has no reason to believe the estimate was part of an effort by Democrats to undermine the President.
The comments drew immediate anger from San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz, who called Trump's claim "delusional, paranoid, and unhinged from any sense of reality", the Independent says. She said he had no idea what is going on there and that Trump has "no empathy" for anything that doesn't make him look good.
'I'm confident that those that needed those bottles of water got them during the response phase and these were excess bottles of water that were, again, transferred to save money for the American taxpayer in January, ' Kaniewski said.
Maria destroyed Puerto Rico's electricity grid, leaving the island largely without power for weeks and crippling its health care system.
Florence was to be the first major test of FEMA since its response to the Puerto Rico disaster, which was widely criticised.
He was criticised for treating a visit to Puerto Rico in the aftermath of the hurricane like a rally, mimicking a basketball player as he threw paper towels to Puerto Rican residents at a local relief centre.
Chen has been MIA this week during her day job on " The Talk ", saying in a statement that she was spending time with family. Although the journalist took a hiatus from The Talk , on Thursday, she returned to the network to host Big Brother .
Amid the swirl of high-pressure matches , interviews and endorsement negotiations, it's a question she hasn't dwelt on. In winning her maiden Grand Slam, Osaka more than doubled her career prize money, adding $3.8 million to her total.
The Bronx, New Yorker claimed she was fed up with her peer trying to blackball her in the industry and criticizing her mothering. Insiders confirm to Variety that Cardi B's bump on her forehead was the result of an elbow from one of Minaj's security guards.
No to sanctions and to trials of freely elected governments", read the post by Salvini, who is also Italy's Deputy Prime Minister. Dutch anti-Islam campaigner and MP Geert Wilders described the vote on Twitter as "a bloody shame".
The court has been hobbled by the refusal of the U.S., Russia, China and other major nations to join. The U.S. does not now recognize the Palestinian territories as an independent state, though the U.N.
The NCA is set up to tackle the most serious and organised crime posing the highest risk to public security in Britain. "We recommend that you contact your bank or credit card provider and follow their recommended advice".
And I think they've done that. "When corporate does things that are outside of golf and outside of my realm, that's what they do". Kaepernick watched the first television airing on NBC at an event held at Nike's headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.
There's also a nice feature for parents which will help them control the length of time children spend on digital devices. The US technology firm is current unveiling a swathe of new devices inside the recently built Steve Jobs Theatre.
Claire Montgomery, representing Mallya, reiterated that the prosecution had failed to make out a case against her client. And since Mallya had been cooperating, there was no reason to stop him from travelling overseas , they said.
Save for the fumble - which came when Garrett expertly punched the ball loose - the play of Conner wasn't among them. Cleveland ended its 17-game losing streak on Sunday with a 21-21 tie against the Pittsburgh Steelers .
Novak’s the top man after peak practice
He showed off all of his court-covering, foe-frustrating, defense-to-offense skills down the stretch on the way to his third U.S. I think that was one of the most important, so to say, moments and periods of my life, my tennis career, my development.
Nintendo Switch Is Getting NES Controllers
Ninty has provided more details on the whole account linking and unlinking here and here, so give it a read if you're a bit lost. Nintendo has announced their Switch Online memberships will launch in Canada, the U.S. and beyond on September 18, 2018.
Aaron Rodgers is drawing comparisons to Jesus around the NFL
Aaron Rodgers called his injury a "sprained knee", according to Rob Demovsky, an ESPN reporter who covers the Green Bay Packers . Rodgers echoed McCarthy on taking it on a day by day basis and revealed he didn't take pain medications Sunday night.
Sweden faces hung parliament as far-right makes gains
The Sweden Democrats have promised to sink any government that refuses to give them a say in policy, particularly on immigration. Still, the Swedish election underscored a broader shift to the right in one of Europe's most socially progressive nations.
Aaron Rodgers carted into locker room with potential injury
According to Adam Schefter, Los Angeles offered the Raiders a first- and third-round pick for Mack, which Oakland denied. Mike Pettine: I don't want to overplay the performance of the Packers' defense Sunday night simply because they won.
John Legend Achieves EGOT Status
Wife Chrissy Teigen posted a video of Legend using the bench from his piano to place the Emmy on the top shelf of his trophy wall. They previously won an Oscar for "La La Land", and a Tony and a Grammy for "Dear Evan Hansen".
Can New iPhones Make Apple Cool Again?
Ahead of Apple's September 12 "Gather Round" event, an artist has envisioned a concept iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max reveal trailer. We are hoping to hear more about the platform though, as - unlike iOS 12 - there's been no WatchOS beta for the eager to try.
Trump aide George Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in prison
But he said he had no knowledge of whether top campaign officials conspired with Russian Federation to disrupt the election. While Moss cut short that argument, he stressed the importance of the investigation to the integrity of American democracy.