President Trump drastically reduced the size of two national monuments in Utah, potentially opening about 2 million acres of public land to mineral extraction and other activities in a state in which about 65 percent of all land is federally owned.
Hurricane Maria made landfall as a Category 4 storm Wednesday morning in Puerto Rico, bringing winds at about 160 mph to an island that dodged the worst of Hurricane Irma’s destructive power just a few weeks ago.
Scorched earth. Harrowing escapes. Half a million on the move.
Sep 18, 2017
Tim Meko designs and develops maps, data visualizations and explanatory graphics. Before coming to the Post he led the visuals team at the Urban Institute and was an infographics artist at the Columbus Dispatch.