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Hurricane Maria destroys Puerto Rico

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The category four hurricane barreled into the Caribbean Island early today with 155 mile per hour winds.

By early this afternoon, it was reported that the entire island of Puerto Rico has lost power- NBC News could not independently confirm this.

Maria has left at least nine dead in the Caribbean and forecaster said Puerto Rico will endure 155 mile per hour winds for 12 to 24 hours. 

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