Daily digest: Half of Puerto Rico was without power, billionaires are enlarging their flood-prone beach houses, and more

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After fire and a cyberattack, Puerto Rico grapples with island-wide blackouts

Luma Energy, the private company that took over as Puerto Rico’s central power authority only 10 days ago, is already in hot water. An explosion at the Monacillo substation in San Juan left over 800,000 residents without power yesterday, June 10, the same day Luma’s website was hit with a distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) that overloaded their servers

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