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Puerto Rico is taking a big step toward revamping how it gets power - and it could be a model for the rest of the US

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An estimated 1.5 million Puerto Ricans remain without power more than three months after Hurricane Maria lashed the US territory.
Early this month, the island's energy commission unveiled a handful of proposed regulations that could revamp the island's power grid.
Those proposals emphasize the importance of clean, renewable power from wind and solar - something experts say the rest of the US should embrace, too.
The lights are still out in more than half of Puerto Rico.
After Hurricane Maria struck the US territory on September 20, a crippling blackout descended over its...
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Mark Wahlberg will donate his $1.5 million reshoot earnings for 'All the Money in the World' to the Time's Up initiative

Mark Wahlberg will donate his $1.5 million reshoot earnings for 'All the Money in the World' to the Time's Up initiative

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Mark Wahlberg made $1.5 million to reshoot scenes from 'All the Money in the World,' while his co-star Michelle Williams made less than $1,000.
They had to re-do the scenes to cut Kevin Spacey out of the film after sexual misconduct accusations against Spacey surfaced.
Wahlberg said he "100 percent" supports fair pay in Hollywood.
NEW YORK - Mark Wahlberg has agreed to donate the $1.5 million he made for reshoots on the film "All the Money in the World" to the sexual misconduct defense initiative Time's Up.
The actor said Saturday he'll make the donation in the...
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