PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Puerto Rico reels from strong earthquake

Clip: 01/08/2020 | 6m 45s Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Wednesday, half a million Puerto Ricans are without power and more than 250,000 have no running water a day after Tuesday’s earthquake -- the strongest the island has felt since 1918. Fearful of aftershocks, some residents slept outside. Also, the standoff between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell over a Senate impeachment trial continues.

Aired: 01/08/20

Rating: NR

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