Power crews line up at BB&T Center in Sunrise to began heading north following Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7, 2016.
Power crews line up at BB&T Center in Sunrise to began heading north following Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7, 2016. George Richards/Miami Herald staff grichards@miamiherald.com
Power crews line up at BB&T Center in Sunrise to began heading north following Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7, 2016. George Richards/Miami Herald staff grichards@miamiherald.com

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    Almost four weeks after Hurricane Maria battered Puerto Rico, 85 percent of the population is still without electricity, forcing people to go old school, with washboards, candles and cash to manage life in the new dark ages. (In Spanish)