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Bahamas government denies reports it discouraged Dorian aid to shattered Abaco Islands

The Bahamian government has denied allegations that officials are rejecting or stalling aid for the Abaco Islands in a bid to pressure remaining residents to evacuate....

Bahamas government denies reports it discouraged Dorian aid to shattered Abaco Islands

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In Abaco Islands, lives shattered by Hurricane Dorian’s devastation to the Bahamas MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas — About a week after Hurricane Dorian ravaged the Abaco Islands as the strongest hurricane to hit the Bahamas on record, those remaining here at the site of the devastation said the storm took away everything from them. On the island of Great Abaco, wrecked boats and flipped-o...
07:00, 2019-09-09

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas Abaco Islands 'decimated' At least seven people have been killed in the Bahamas and officials expect the number to rise. The hurricane battered the region for more than 30 hours, leaving a trail of destruction....
05:51, 2019-09-04

Abaco Islands, at a Remove From the Bahamas’ Resorts, Feel Dorian’s Wrath The small islands, sparsely populated by fishermen, manual laborers and migrants from Haiti, reportedly had thousands of homes damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Dorian....
19:17, 2019-09-03

Abaco Islands, at a Remove From the Bahamas’ Resorts, Feel Hurricane’s Wrath The small islands, sparsely populated by fishermen, manual laborers and migrants from Haiti, reportedly had thousands of homes damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Dorian....
06:51, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian hits Abaco Island in the Bahamas BAHAMAS – New video has emerged of Hurricane Dorian hitting Abaco Island in the Bahamas on Sunday. The video shot by a Reuters News Photographers shows the power of the storm as it came ashore. “I just went through, I was just in the eye of a Category 5 hurricane Dorian. I had to leave m...
13:34, 2019-09-06

'Abaco is going to get wiped': Bahamas hit by historic Hurricane Dorian Americans should ‘pray’ for islanders, Trump saysWhere will Dorian hit and what damage will it do?Americans should “pray for the people in the Bahamas”, Donald Trump said on Sunday, as they were “hit like never before” by Hurricane Dorian, the category 5 storm that made landfall on the northern isla...
03:51, 2019-09-02

'It's all gone': shattered Bahamas counts cost of Hurricane Dorian's destruction Lashing rain, 185mph winds – the ferocious storm has left 30 dead and hundreds missing. Oliver Laughland reports from the rubble of Grand BahamaHurricane Dorian latest – live updatesAs Erica Roberts clung to a tall mango tree, the winds and sea water churned up by Hurricane Dorian pounding her face,...
01:34, 2019-09-07

At least 5 are dead in Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian continues to slam islands The historic storm hovered over the islands after virtually grinding to a halt, pounding the islands with record winds, rain and storm surge.        ...
03:34, 2019-09-03

Want to help the Bahamas recover from Hurricane Dorian? Visit its popular islands The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is urging people to help the group of islands recover as a whole by continuing to visit the other islands.       ...
22:17, 2019-09-11

Bahamas suffers ‘catastrophic damage’ as Dorian pounds islands: offical Bahamian officials said Monday they’re anticipating multiple fatalities in the archipelago, where Hurricane Dorian’s 165-mph winds and 23-foot storm surges have leveled thousands of houses, left swaths without power and caused millions of dollars in damage. But with the storm still pound...
22:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Five Dead in the Bahamas as Storm Continues Its Assault on the Islands The Category 4 storm came to a standstill as it pummeled the Bahamas. It is expected to move “dangerously close” to the Florida coast on Tuesday night....
04:00, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian's Bahamas death toll rises to 44 as dozens of rescue, recovery crews descend on islands The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 44 after battering the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama for more than a day and a half last week, according to the health minister....
07:00, 2019-09-09

Bahamas government warns tourists and residents to shelter from Dorian Authorities in the Bahamas made a last-minute plea to residents and tourists on Saturday to seek shelter as time ran out before powerful Hurricane Dorian hits, warning those that refused to move that their lives were at risk....
06:51, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian To Make Landfall In Bahamas, Government Warns Residents Authorities in the Bahamas made a last-minute plea to residents and tourists on Saturday to seek shelter as time ran out before powerful Hurricane Dorian hits, warning those that refused to move that......
08:51, 2019-09-01

US worried China's Dorian relief effort in Bahamas may be bid to gain influence — and foothold, reports say Hurricane Dorian's devastation of the Bahamas reportedly has U.S. officials worried China may use the tragedy as a back door to get a foothold in the Caribbean nation, with the Communist country using international aid efforts as a Trojan horse to establish a base of influence just 50 miles from the...
21:00, 2019-09-06

'I thought no one was coming to rescue us': Abaco Islanders flee Dorian's destruction Hurricane Dorian destroyed most property on the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas, forcing residents to leave everything behindHurricane Dorian: follow live news updatesKathlyn Russell collapsed on the concrete, tears streaming, as she embraced her daughter she feared she would never see again. Related: ...
19:34, 2019-09-05

After Dorian, disease is next threat on shattered Bahamian island Piles of debris, decaying human and animal corpses and fetid water on storm-hammered Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas are posing a new risk for those who survived Hurricane Dorian's wrath: Disease....
21:17, 2019-09-12

Hurricane Dorian: death toll sure to rise as shattered Bahamians wait for aid At least 30 dead as rescuers comb islands for survivorsHomes swept away by ferocious winds of more than 200mphHurricane Dorian latest – live updatesFive days after Hurricane Dorian struck Grand Bahama and Abaco islands, causing enormous destruction and leaving at least 30 dead and hundreds missing, ...
21:34, 2019-09-06

Bodies Crushed By Debris, Looting and Limited Sanitation: Survivors Describe Dorian’s Aftermath on Great Abaco Island Amid the destruction Hurricane Dorian brought down upon Great Abaco in the Bahamas this week, Brian Symonette lost his shoes. As he’s traveled around the island in Dorian’s aftermath to get supplies and care for his family, he’s been forced to walk over the feces and debris-strewn ...
04:00, 2019-09-07

Bahamas sends 900 security personnel to hurricane-hit islands Government acts to avert profiteering in wake of disasterOfficials still trying to reach areas cut off by floods and debrisThe government of the Bahamas has sent 900 police and military personnel to the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama hardest hit by Hurricane Dorian, while taking action to stave o...
00:00, 2019-09-09

Thousands try to flee hurricane-devastated Bahamas islands Hundreds of people fled the Bahamas island of Great Abaco by boat on Friday and thousands more tried to get on a cruise ship leaving neighboring Grand Bahama to escape the catastrophic aftermath of Hurricane Dorian....
04:00, 2019-09-07

Storm Dorian likely to strengthen as it churns toward Caribbean islands Tropical Storm Dorian was likely to strengthen into a hurricane during the next two days as it churned westward in the Caribbean Sea, putting Puerto Rico, the Lesser Antilles and the Virgin Islands on alert, forecasters said on Sunday....
03:17, 2019-08-26

Tropical Storm Dorian drenches Caribbean islands Tropical Storm Dorian has dumped rain on the Windward Islands of the eastern Caribbean as it gathers power on a path to brush past Puerto Rico’s southwest coast and hit the eastern Dominican Republic on Wednesday at near hurricane strength...
17:34, 2019-08-27

Spared by Dorian, Florida’s Bahamians Give Back to Islands Bahamians helped build South Florida in the 1800s. Now the descendants of those early settlers are engaged in a frantic effort to help storm victims in the country many still cherish as home....
22:00, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian: Islands in 'hour of darkness' as conditions deteriorate The Bahamian prime minister has said the islands are in their "hour of darkness" as conditions "rapidly" deteriorate six days after Hurricane Dorian ripped through....
06:00, 2019-09-08

U.S. denies protective status to Bahamas hurricane evacuees The United States will not give temporary protected immigration status to people from the Bahamas who evacuated after the archipelago was battered by a Category 5 hurricane, the White House said on Wednesday....
03:00, 2019-09-12

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to Cat 1 storm as it slams Virgin Islands, threatens Florida Hurricane Dorian is blowing through the Virgin Islands and is expected to reach Florida as a Category 3 hurricane by Monday. As it gets stronger, the main part of the storm is no longer expected to hit Puerto Rico's biggest island....
05:00, 2019-08-29

Tropical Storm Dorian heads for Caribbean islands, threatening to become a Category 1 hurricane Forecasters issued tropical storm warnings for several Caribbean islands as strengthening Tropical Storm Dorian approached the region Monday.        ...
07:00, 2019-08-27

Hurricane Dorian: 70,000 in Bahamas need 'immediate' aid The UN has said that tens of thousands of people are in need of food, water and medicine after Hurricane Dorian ravaged the Bahamas. The storm has claimed 20 lives so far as it continues to creep towards the US....
05:00, 2019-09-05

Bahamas braces for hit from Hurricane Dorian The sounds of hammers and cash registers echoed across the Bahamas on Friday as the archipelago that lies just southeast of Florida rushed to prepare for Hurricane Dorian. (Aug. 30)        ...
10:17, 2019-08-31

Dorian causes 'catastrophic damage' in Bahamas Hurricane Dorian has caused "catastrophic damage" in the Bahamas as the Category 5 storm slowly makes its way across the island chain towards the United States, authorities said....
18:51, 2019-09-02

Dorian Is Exposing an Insurance Gap in the Bahamas The vast majority of damage caused by Hurricane Dorian to the Bahamas and other Caribbean countries is unlikely to be covered by insurance, which could slow recovery in the region....
23:17, 2019-09-03

Here’s What It’s Like in the Bahamas After It Was Devastated by Hurricane Dorian Bahamians are scrambling to respond to a catastrophic Category 5 hurricane that the nation’s Prime Minister has described as a “historic tragedy” since the slow-moving storm made landfall Sunday. Hurricane Dorian has claimed at least 20 lives and destroyed many buildings, especiall...
07:34, 2019-09-06

Beijing offers development fund if Solomon Islands breaks ties with Taiwan: government China is offering to bankroll a development fund for the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific if it switches diplomatic ties from Taiwan to Beijing, a parliamentary committee in the small island nation has heard....
07:00, 2019-09-05

Dorian slams Bahamas, down to Category 3 Hurricane Hurricane Dorian came to a catastrophic daylong halt over the northwest Bahamas, flooding the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama with walls of water. The storm was reduced to a Category 3 early Tuesday with top sustained winds of 120 mph. (Sept. 3)        ...
00:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian lashes north Bahamas A floating shipping container and trees partly submerged in water are some of the images emerging on Monday from Freeport, Bahamas. (Sept. 2)        ...
22:17, 2019-09-02

‘Everything is gone’: Hurricane Dorian lays waste to the Bahamas With a now-distant Dorian pushing its way up the Southeastern U.S. coast, menacing Georgia and the Carolinas, many people living in the Bahamas were in shock as they slowly came out of shelters and checked on their homes....
11:51, 2019-09-05

At Least Five Dead as Hurricane Dorian Pounds the Bahamas (FREEPORT, Bahamas) — Hurricane Dorian came to a catastrophic daylong halt over the northwest Bahamas, flooding the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama with walls of water that lapped into the second floors of buildings, trapped people in attics and drowned the Grand Bahama airport under 6 feet ...
20:17, 2019-09-03

Bahamas braces for hit as Hurricane Dorian roars toward US The sounds of hammers banging into plywood and cash registers dinging are echoing across the Bahamas as the archipelago southeast of Florida rushed to prepare for a dangerous Hurricane Dorian...
04:34, 2019-08-31

Hurricane Dorian remains halted in Bahamas Hurricane Dorian remained stationary early Tuesday as winds and rain continued to pound the northwest Bahamas, sending people fleeing the floodwaters from one shelter to another. (Sept. 3)        ...
00:17, 2019-09-04

'Everything is destroyed': devastation in Bahamas as Dorian rattles US Aid groups struggle to deliver basic supplies due to destructionCategory 2 storm with winds of 110mph threatens US coastlineAfter hammering the Bahamas and leaving at least 20 dead, Hurricane Dorian began raking the south-east US seaboard, with the eye passing South Carolina late on Thursday and hea...
02:34, 2019-09-06

Deadly Hurricane Dorian parks itself over the Bahamas Practically parking itself over the Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian is pounding away at the islands in an onslaught that is sending floodwaters up to the second floors of buildings, trapping people in attics and chasing others from one shelter to another...
15:17, 2019-09-03

Disney extends cruise in Bahamas thanks to Dorian Some pleasure-seekers in the Bahamas enjoyed a silver lining to massively destructive Hurricane Dorian when their Disney cruise was extended for three days. The Disney Dream was supposed to return to Port Canaveral on Monday after a four-day Caribbean jaunt, but the Category 4 storm shut down the so...
22:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Like "Never In History" Of Bahamas, Warns PM The Bahamas is facing a hurricane of unprecedented violence, its prime minister warned Sunday, as the monster storm Dorian roared into the low-lying island chain....
08:51, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian causes $7B in property damage to Bahamas Hurricane Dorian inflicted as much as $7 billion in property damage to the Bahamas when it struck the island chain with staggering 225 mph wind gusts, according to bean-counters. The estimate, from Boston-based insurance adjusters Karen Clark & Co., which specializes in assessing catastrophe damage,...
20:34, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian To Cause More Deaths, Says Bahamas Minister Hurricane Dorian weakened slightly as it crawled towards the southeast coast of the United States on Tuesday after leaving at least five people dead and a swathe of destruction in the Bahamas....
05:51, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian's devastation in the Bahamas revealed After battering the Bahamas for more than a day and a half, Hurricane Dorian finally began to move away from the islands on Tuesday as the scope of the devastation has been revealed....
08:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian Oil Spill in Bahamas Has Spread to the Sea Clean up and assessment of an oil spill on Grand Bahama Island following Hurricane Dorian has begun—and the oil may have traveled beyond land and into the sea.Read more......
01:34, 2019-09-12

Bahamas grapples with Hurricane Dorian devastation Survivors have described the hard-hit Abaco islands as unsafe and uninhabitable, with hundreds desperate to flee. Prime Minister Hubert Minnis confirmed the death toll at 43, but expects the number to rise....
21:00, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian hammers the Bahamas – in pictures Images show the extent of flooding in cities including Nassau and Dorian this weekFollow the latest live updates on Hurricane Dorian Continue reading......
01:17, 2019-09-04

'It's all gone': how Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas - podcast Oliver Laughland tells Rachel Humphrys about the destruction he witnessed in the Bahamas in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. Also today: Chris Hanretty on the Scottish court’s ruling that the British government’s suspension of parliament was unlawfulThe full extent of the devastation brought by Hu...
12:51, 2019-09-12

Dorian brings 'fury' to Bahamas as it crawls toward US Hurricane Dorian has caused "devastating" damage as it moves across the Bahamas and toward Florida on a hard-to-predict route. Experts warn of a life-threatening impact, though the storm might just miss the US coastline....
19:17, 2019-09-02

Now at Category 2, Hurricane Dorian moves away from Bahamas toward U.S. Hurricane Dorian is now moving toward the U.S. coast as a Category 2 hurricane Tuesday after it stalled over the Bahamas for most of Monday, making the anticipated turn north that puts it on a path to the Carolina coast....
18:17, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian: 70,000 in 'immediate need of lifesaving' help in Bahamas – live Republicans Marco Rubio, Rick Scott and Ron DeSantis head to BahamasCategory 1 storm makes landfall at Cape Hatteras in North Carolina‘Everything is destroyed’: 30 dead in Bahamas as Dorian 6.25pm BST In its most recent update, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said a Weatherflow station in North ...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Reeling from Dorian, Bahamas faces another storm Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed some small airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipelago's northwest region that was already hit by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago. (Sept. 14)        ...
20:17, 2019-09-15

'You can't break down': Bahamas keeps up search of Dorian-devastated island Rescue workers wearing white hazard suits carried out a grim search for bodies and survivors in the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas on Monday, as relief agencies worked to deliver food and supplies over flooded roads and piles of debris....
05:00, 2019-09-10

At Least 7 Reported Dead in Bahamas Following Hurricane Dorian’s Devastation As Hurricane Dorian finally pulled out of the Bahamas Tuesday night, Prime Minister Hubert Minnis had a grim assessment of the devastation caused by the storm, which had pummeled the islands for three straight days....
23:17, 2019-09-04

Northern Bahamas hunkers down as Hurricane Dorian closes in A dangerous Hurricane Dorian is closing in on the northern Bahamas, threatening to batter the normally idyllic islands with fierce winds, pounding waves and torrential rain...
12:17, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian’s death toll rises in Bahamas The death toll from Hurricane Dorian is five, Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said during a press conference Monday. Officials had previously confirmed the death of a 7-year-old boy. The identities of the remaining four were unknown. “We are going to be very careful about reporting such ...
00:17, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in the Bahamas Hurricane Dorian is now to blame for 20 deaths in the Bahamas — with more fatalities expected to be discovered amid a massive rescue effort across the storm-ravaged Caribbean country, an official said. Seventeen of the victims were from the Abaco islands, while three others were found in Grand Baham...
02:51, 2019-09-05

Record-setting Hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas A catastrophic Hurricane Dorian pounded at the northern Bahamas early Monday, as one of the strongest Atlantic storms ever recorded wrecked homes, shredded roofs and tumbled cars. The stom's top sustained winds decreased slightly to 180 mph. (Sept. 2)        ...
14:17, 2019-09-02

"Generational Devastation": Bahamas PM Says Hurricane Dorian Killed 20 Hurricane Dorian has claimed at least 20 lives, Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said, warning the storm had caused "generational devastation" as it moved towards the US east coast....
12:17, 2019-09-05

Before-and-after photos show how Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas Shocking before-and-after photos show the devastation Hurricane Dorian unleashed on the Bahamas as it bore down on the island country as a Category 5 storm earlier this week. Dorian killed at least 30 people as it slammed the country with sustained winds of 185 mph — but authorities have said ...
01:00, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian’s Reach Sprawls From Bahamas to Florida The Category 2 storm has begun to lash the Florida shore, and storm surge warnings are posted all the way to North Carolina. In the Bahamas, rescues were hampered by high winds and waters....
11:17, 2019-09-04

Humberto dumps more rain on Dorian-battered Bahamas Tropical Storm Humberto moved away from the Bahamas on Saturday after dumping rain on parts of the archipelago's northwest region that were already hammered by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago....
10:17, 2019-09-15

Hurricane Dorian Creates 'Utter Devastation' in Bahamas Hurricane Dorian, a Category 5 storm that then was downgraded to a Category 4 storm, wreaked havoc in the Bahamas after first hitting the islands on Sunday....
00:51, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian Hits Bahamas. But What Is A Category 5 Storm? Hurricane Dorian has slammed into the northern Bahamas, one of the strongest storms to make landfall in history. It's also the fifth Category 5 storm to form in the Atlantic in the past four years.......
08:51, 2019-09-02

Sean Connery says he was ‘lucky’ to survive Dorian in Bahamas He was shaken, not stirred. Sean Connery said he was “lucky” to have escaped Hurricane Dorian’s fury after it ravaged the Bahamas, where the former Bond star rode through the storm with his wife Micheline in their home on the island of Providence, according to a report. “We are both fine,” the forme...
18:34, 2019-09-06

Canadians trapped in the Bahamas by devastating Hurricane Dorian As rescue efforts began Tuesday, Canadians were among those frantically trying to reach loved ones trapped in the Caribbean by the devastating storm....
04:17, 2019-09-04

Alive but lost: In Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian survivors wonder what next Days after fleeing their crumbling home and breaking into a vacant apartment to take shelter while Hurricane Dorian rampaged over the Bahamas' Great Abaco Island, Samuel Cornish and his family caught a rescue flight to Nassau....
22:00, 2019-09-08

Bahamas: ‘Clock is ticking’ to help those who lost everything in Hurricane Dorian, says UN “The clock is ticking” for Hurricane Dorian survivors in the Bahamas to receive humanitarian assistance, the top United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) official in the region said on Sunday....
22:00, 2019-09-08

Florida man spends $49K at Costco for Dorian-ravaged Bahamas An anonymous man in Jacksonville, Fla. spent $49,285.70 at a Costco on Wednesday for 100 generators and household supplies to be sent to victims of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas. The man paid $450 per generator, and also picked-up food and coffee for the survivors, CNN reported. He will temporaril...
08:00, 2019-09-07

Search for survivors of Hurricane Dorian continues in Bahamas Large swaths of Greater Abaco Island were destroyed by Hurricane Dorian, which was the worst disaster in Bahamas historyRescue workers wearing white hazard suits continued their grim search for bodies and survivors in the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas on Monday, as relief agencies worked to deliver food...
19:34, 2019-09-09

Bahamas hit with mental health concerns in aftermath of Dorian HIGH ROCK, Bahamas — One woman and her husband huddled on top of a bedroom dresser for two days, surrounded by floodwaters. Another man sat in his wheelchair for nearly 48 hours in water up to his chest, alone in his home. A third rescued a friend who sat in shock when part of a......
14:51, 2019-09-17

Hurricane Dorian rescue effort underway in Bahamas A massive rescue effort got underway in the Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian moved on, leaving much of the Caribbean nation in rubble after having killed at least seven — with the death toll expected to rise. Rescue crews fanned out across the Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama Island, the hardest hit ...
02:51, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian: Death toll in Bahamas rises to 30 As rescue crews search the hardest hit Bahamas' islands for missing persons in the wake of Hurricane Dorian earlier this week, the death toll continues to rise as 30 people have been reported dead....
22:34, 2019-09-06

Hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas, loses some power Hurricane Dorian pounded at the northern Bahamas early Monday. The storm remained a dangerous Category 5, even as it's maximum sustained winds slowed. Mandatory evacuations were ordered in parts of Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. (Sept. 2)        ...
14:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Leaves 2,500 Unaccounted For In Bahamas: Official Some 2,500 people are unaccounted for in the Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian, the archipelago's National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said Wednesday....
12:00, 2019-09-12

Dorian's death toll in Bahamas rises to 50: official Hurricane Dorian's rampage through the Bahamas last week killed at least 50 people, largely on the hard-hit Great Abaco Island, an official said on Tuesday....
23:51, 2019-09-10

Dorian set to slam Bahamas as powerful category 4 hurricane Hurricane Dorian was set to slam the Bahamas on Sunday as a dangerous category 4 storm, pounding the islands with up to two days of torrential rain, high waves and damaging winds before taking aim at the U.S. mainland....
06:51, 2019-09-01

Bahamas survivors face Hurricane Dorian devastation: ‘Everything’s gone’ Residents of Abaco Islands in the Bahamas are struggling to come to grips with the devastation left behind by Hurricane Dorian — with one local recalling, “everything’s gone.” Nearly half of the homes on Abaco and the Grand Bahama Islands were destroyed or badly damaged by the storm, the Red C...
20:34, 2019-09-05

Bahamas lists 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian Officials in the Bahamas have listed some 2,500 people as missing in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. Meanwhile, the White House said it was not planning to give islanders temporary protected immigration status....
01:00, 2019-09-12

Trump: US helping Bahamas with Hurricane Dorian recovery President Donald Trump said the U.S. is sending people and supplies to the Bahamas to help with its recovery from a devastating Hurricane Dorian. At home, Trump expressed relief about the storm's impact on Florida but warned, it's not over yet. (Sept. 4)       ...
05:00, 2019-09-05

Oil Spilled in the Bahamas During Hurricane Dorian Spread North The Norwegian company that owns the terminals said oil spread along the coastline and as far as 50 miles out to sea. The first cleanup crew arrived Tuesday night....
16:51, 2019-09-11

Hurricane Dorian destruction set to cost Bahamas 'up to billions' Deputy PM sets out scale of damage as death toll rises and images show whole areas razedThe destruction caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas could cost “hundreds of millions, if not billions” of dollars to repair, according to the deputy prime minister, as aerial images showed whole neighbourho...
16:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian closes in on Bahamas with 200-mph wind gusts Hurricane Dorian continued tracking toward the Bahamas early Sunday, as it strengthened to a catastrophic Category 5 hurricane. President Trump warns it could be among 'strongest' to hit in decades....
17:51, 2019-09-01

Tourists scatter as Hurricane Dorian hurls toward Bahamas Tourists scrambled to leave the Bahamas on Friday as Hurricane Dorian approached its northwestern islands of Grand Bahama and Abaco, eager to take off before the international airport was to shut down at 10 p.m....
11:51, 2019-08-31

Number of Missing in Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian Plummets The count is falling as the government cross-references the names of people reported missing with those who have sought shelter or been evacuated from the islands....
01:17, 2019-09-13

Stalled Over the Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian Reveals Its Devastation Images and video from the Abaco Islands showed floodwaters swirling just below battered rooftops, submerged cars and floating debris from damaged houses....
21:17, 2019-09-02

15,000 people in the Bahamas are still without food or shelter after Hurricane Dorian More than a week after Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas, thousands of people still missing. Meanwhile, Justin Timberlake and Tiger Woods start a fund        ...
20:17, 2019-09-12

Northwestern Bahamas Braces for Heavy Hit From Hurricane Dorian Officials ordered the evacuation of low-lying areas and opened shelters in churches and schools on Saturday as an intensifying Hurricane Dorian approached....
00:51, 2019-09-01

15,000 people in the Bahamas are without food or shelter after Hurricane Dorian More than a week after Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas, thousands of people are missing. Justin Timberlake and Tiger Woods start a fund.        ...
22:51, 2019-09-12

Hurricane Dorian devastation in Bahamas could cost $7 billion: KCC Preliminary estimate of total insured and uninsured losses in the Bahamas from Hurricane Dorian is $7 billion, catastrophe modeling company Karen Clark & Company (KCC) said on Thursday....
21:34, 2019-09-05

Bahamas searches for survivors after battering by Hurricane Dorian Rescuers searched for survivors in the Bahamas on Wednesday after Hurricane Dorian, the most damaging storm to strike the island nation, left in its wake miles of flooded landscape dotted with pulverized homes, and dozens of people with missing loved ones....
19:17, 2019-09-04

Equinor reports onshore oil spill in Bahamas after hurricane Equinor has discovered an oil spill at its storage terminal in the Bahamas in the aftermath of hurricane Dorian, the Norwegian energy company said in a statement on Thursday....
21:34, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian tears through Bahamas as dangerous Category 5 storm "Catastrophic conditions" are occurring in The Abaco Islands and expected across Grand Bahama later in the day, the National Hurricane Center said.        ...
03:34, 2019-09-03

'Staggering' death toll feared in Bahamas after Dorian's destruction Charities, government agencies and even cruise ships loaded with supplies and volunteers rushed emergency aid to the storm-ravaged Bahamas on Saturday amid fears of a "staggering" death toll left in the wake of Hurricane Dorian....
18:34, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian: Killer storm claims two more lives in the Bahamas Two more people are confirmed dead in the Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian continued to lash the Caribbean nation Tuesday evening — and officials expect that number to increase in the days ahead, the prime minister said. Speaking to reporters Tuesday night, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis said two peopl...
06:17, 2019-09-04

Bahamas death toll 'staggering' as Hurricane Dorian hits US Hurricane Dorian, which has already devastated large parts of the Bahamas this week, has made landfall in the United States for the first time with winds of up to 90mph....
21:34, 2019-09-06

| WATCH | 'Catastrophic' Dorian strikes Bahamas with full fury Monster hurricane Dorian made landfall in the northern Bahamas Sunday, lashing the low-lying island chain with devastating 185 mph (290 kph) winds and gusts of up to 220 mph, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said....
08:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Claims First Life In Bahamas, US Evacuates Coast Monster storm Dorian stalked across the Bahamas Monday as surging seawaters and ferocious winds sowed chaos in low-lying island communities, claiming at least one life and spurring mass evacuations on......
22:17, 2019-09-02

Dorian's toll: Bahamas officials say 2,500 missing in storm's wake Around 2,500 people are feared missing in the Bahamas in the wake of devastating Hurricane Dorian, a number that may include people who fled to shelters around the Caribbean island chain, authorities said on Wednesday....
03:00, 2019-09-12

Bahamas' tourism could be devastated for a long time after Hurricane Dorian Hurricane Dorian is the strongest storm ever to hit the Bahamas, and the country will struggle to get its tourism-based economy back on track for quite some time....
05:51, 2019-09-04

Global effort to aid devastated Bahamas gears up in Dorian's wake An international relief effort to bring humanitarian aid to stunned residents of the Bahamas gathered pace on Thursday as Hurricane Dorian churned northward off the coast of South Carolina, threatening storm surges and flooding....
21:34, 2019-09-05

Trump says U.S. may extend protected status for Bahamas immigrants after Dorian U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday his administration is talking to a lot of people about possibly extending temporary protected status, granted to people who cannot safely return to their countries, to immigrants from the hurricane-hit Bahamas....
01:00, 2019-09-10

Hurricane Dorian Reveals Its Destructive Fury as It Slams the Bahamas Images and video from the Abaco Islands showed floodwaters swirling just below battered rooftops, submerged cars and floating debris from damaged houses....
13:17, 2019-09-02

Dorian to hit Bahamas as 'devastating' hurricane, then menace Georgia and Carolinas Hurricane Dorian punched northwest on Saturday to threaten Georgia and the Carolinas, possibly sparing Florida a direct hit, as the Bahamas braced for catastrophic waves and wind from the muscular category 4 storm....
01:51, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian: Several dead in Bahamas; power out; 62K without clean water Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said the country is in the midst of a "historic tragedy" after Hurricane Dorian battered the Atlantic islands for most of Monday and killed several people....
18:17, 2019-09-03

UPDATE 2-Alive but lost: In Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian survivors wonder what next Days after fleeing their crumbling home and breaking into a vacant apartment to take shelter while Hurricane Dorian rampaged over the Bahamas' Great Abaco Island, Samuel Cornish and his family caught a rescue flight to Nassau....
01:34, 2019-09-09

Coast Guard has rescued 295 people from Bahamas since Dorian struck The US Coast Guard has rescued 295 people in the Bahamas since Hurricane Dorian started pounding the islands. Seven Jayhawk helicopters and five MH-65 dolphin helicopters are on continued search and rescue missions on the devastated islands of Grand Bahama and Abaco, the US Embassy in Nassau tweeted...
03:00, 2019-09-08

Woman rescues 97 dogs as Hurricane Dorian batters the Bahamas A dog rescuer in the Bahamas has taken in nearly 100 canines to shield them from the rain and powerful winds as Hurricane Dorian lashes the island, a report said Monday. The woman, Chella Phillips, who runs the rescue The Voiceless Dogs of Nassau, Bahamas, opened her doors to 97 pups amid the hurric...
12:51, 2019-09-03

Number Of People Missing In Bahamas After Dorian Hurricane Drops To 1,300 The Bahamian government now believes there are 1,300 people missing after Hurricane Dorian plowed into the islands, a sharp decline from the 2,500 listed on the missing registry a day earlier, a......
19:17, 2019-09-12

Corpses Strewn, People Missing a Week After Dorian Hit the Bahamas The total number of those missing and dead may not be known for weeks, even months. But a walk through one of the hardest hit areas showed several bodies still exposed....
07:00, 2019-09-09

Shocking videos show Hurricane Dorian’s wrath in the Bahamas Gripping storm videos flooded social media sites Sunday as Hurricane Dorian slammed into the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas with “life-threatening” 220 mph wind gusts and storm surges of up to 23 feet. “Please pray for us,” one woman can be heard begging in one video posted to ...
21:51, 2019-09-01

Bahamas woman takes in nearly 100 dogs in her home during Hurricane Dorian BAHAMAS (NBC NEWS)  – A woman in the Bahamas who has made it her mission to rescue and shelter dogs in her home has taken in nearly 100 strays as Hurricane Dorian lashed the Caribbean islands. As the storm, then a Category 5, parked itself for a two-day-long stay over the Bahamas beginning on ...
02:17, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian unleashes 220-mph wind gusts as it slams Bahamas Hurricane Dorian packed sustained winds of 185-mph with staggering 220-mph gusts as it made landfall in the Bahamas Sunday, prompting President Trump to tweet that the churning monster “is looking like one of the largest hurricanes ever” as it moved within 205 miles of Florida. Only four...
21:51, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian Upgraded to Category 5 as it Makes Landfall in the Bahamas Hurricane Dorian is the strongest storm on the planet and it’s bearing down on the Bahamas. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) sent out an advisory early Sunday morning that the storm had been upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane.Read more......
22:17, 2019-09-01

Mental health counsellors fan out across the Bahamas in wake of hurricane Dorian Stories of survival are trickling out across northern Bahamas as the initial shock wears off from Hurricane Dorian, one of the strongest Atlantic hurricanes in history....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Hurricane Dorian Death Toll at Five as Storm Batters Bahamas Dangerous conditions made it hard to search for victims and assess the damage caused by one of the most powerful Atlantic storms on record. But officials called it “catastrophic.”...
23:51, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Makes Landfall in Bahamas As Category 5 Storm Hurricane Dorian finally hit The Bahamas on Sunday afternoon as a Category 5 hurricane. The storm hit The Bahamas three times, according to the Weather Channel....
09:17, 2019-09-02

As desperation rises, thousands in Bahamas flee Dorian's devastation Thousands of people fled devastation in the Bahamas on Saturday as conditions grew increasingly desperate nearly a week after Hurricane Dorian made landfall, reducing many homes to rubble and knocking out water and power....
05:00, 2019-09-08

‘Catastrophic’ hurricane Dorian continues to batter north Bahamas The storm’s top sustained winds decreased slightly to 165 mph (265 kph) as its westward movement slowed, crawling along Grand Bahama island Monday morning at 1 mph (1.6 kph) in what forecasters said would be a daylong assault....
14:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian kills at least five in Bahamas, turn to Florida expected Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, killing at least five people and inundating homes with floodwater ahead of its expected advance on the U.S. coast, where more than a million people were ordered evacuated....
03:00, 2019-09-03

Dorian hits Carolinas’ coast as Category 2 after devastation in Bahamas Some areas in the region expected to be affected by Dorian are still rebuilding from Hurricane Florence, which caused widespread damage in September 2018....
18:34, 2019-09-05

| Bahamas braces as monster Hurricane Dorian heads for US mainland Hurricane Dorian roared towards the Bahamas as the island chain braced for a devastating direct hit, before the monster storm churns up the US coast from Florida towards the Carolinas....
12:51, 2019-09-01

"Monster" Hurricane Dorian Hits Bahamas With Full Fury Hurricane Dorian unleashed "catastrophic conditions" Sunday as it slammed into the northern Bahamas, lashing the low-lying island chain with devastating 185 mph (295 kph) winds, the most intense in......
08:51, 2019-09-02

Scope of damage in Bahamas clearer after Hurricane Dorian departs The damage Hurricane Dorian inflicted on the Bahamas became clearer Wednesday with aerial photography and residents telling stories of survival -- while others still await rescue....
16:51, 2019-09-04

Dorian's legacy: The slowest, strongest hurricane to ever hit the Bahamas It's now certain that Hurricane Dorian's lasting legacy will be its slow, torturous rampage as a Category 5 monster across the Bahamas.        ...
23:00, 2019-09-06

Hurricane Dorian Heads For Florida, Leaving Ruins In Bahamas Hurricane Dorian smashed parts of the tourism-dependent Bahamas to ruins, leaving relief officials scrambling on Tuesday to battle an unfolding humanitarian crisis as the scale of the catastrophe......
10:51, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian Is Gone. But the Bahamas Still Faces a Big Risk From Infectious Disease Hurricane Dorian’s 185 mph winds and punishingly slow pace smashed entire neighborhoods in the Bahamas, killing at least 50 people. But now, Bahamians are facing a different kind of threat. The lack of access to toilets, clean water and medications puts tens of thousands at risk for disease, p...
00:17, 2019-09-13

Bahamas: new cyclone threatens Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Tropical Cyclone Nine expected to drop up to 15cm of rain as operation to provide food and shelter continuesA tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain and strong winds has neared the already devastated Bahamas, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts as the UN secretary general arriv...
06:00, 2019-09-14

The Bahamas requests in message to ‘send beer’ as Dorian hits While Hurricane Dorian’s up-to 220 mph winds were battering the Bahamas, one brave soul there ventured forth to issue a dire message to the world: “Send beer.” A Nassau tourism web cam captured the moment the unidentified beach-comber ambled out onto the sand to scrawl the message ...
14:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Batters Bahamas, Killing at Least 5: ‘a Historic Tragedy’ Dorian may be super-powerful, but it’s moving at a snail’s pace. That gives its torrential rains more time to produce floods, and its winds more time to destroy....
06:17, 2019-09-03

New Aerial Footage of the Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian Is Absolutely Gut-Wrenching Even before landfall, it was pretty clear Grand Bahama and the Abaco Islands would never be the same after Hurricane Dorian. Now, after 36 hours of pummeling winds and waves from the Category 5 hurricane, the world is getting its first glimpse at what that devastating transformation looks like.Read ...
00:51, 2019-09-04

Northern Bahamas brace for new storm, hampering Dorian relief The leading edge of a potential tropical storm brought rain and wind to the Bahamas early Friday, complicating the search for 1,300 people missing in the wake of the worst hurricane to ever hit the island nation and efforts to bring relief to survivors....
20:17, 2019-09-13

Hurricane Dorian stories of survival emerge from devastated Bahamas As rescue teams fan out in attempts to reach areas of the Bahamas devastated by Hurricane Dorian, dramatic accounts of survival are emerging from the blasted landscape of smashed and flooded homes. ...
20:51, 2019-09-04

Number Of Dead From Hurricane Dorian In Bahamas Rises To 43: Authorities The death toll from Hurricane Dorian's devastating rampage across the Bahamas rose to 43 Friday, a number authorities said is likely to climb "significantly," even as rescuers plucked desperate......
16:34, 2019-09-07

'The poor are punished': Dorian lays bare inequality in the Bahamas The tourist destination relies on a life support system of fishermen, hotel workers and laborers. They’ve been hardest hit Holidaymakers queuing at immigration at the Bahamas’ Nassau airport are still serenaded by three pink-shirted men playing jovial music. They are still sunbathing on the beaches ...
11:34, 2019-09-14

Hurricane Dorian closes in on Florida coast after battering Bahamas Hurricane Dorian grew and picked up speed, churning on a path that forecasters said would come "dangerously close" to Florida later on Tuesday after the storm battered the northern Bahamas, killing at least five people....
23:17, 2019-09-03

Bahamas urges people to evacuate as Category 4 Dorian nears Authorities in the Bahamas are urging hundreds of people to evacuate their homes on low-lying cays Saturday as Hurricane Dorian barrels toward the archipelago’s northwest as a menacing Category 4 storm...
16:51, 2019-08-31

Devastation 'still unfolding' in Bahamas as Dorian death toll rises to at least 50 UN estimates 76,000 left homeless after hurricane as emergency officials say mortuary facilities ‘overwhelmed’ with bodiesAid workers in the Bahamas said the devastation of Hurricane Dorian is “still unfolding” on Tuesday after the official death toll rose to at least 50 and tens of thousands of peo...
01:00, 2019-09-11

Bahamas: new storm threatens Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Tropical Storm Humberto expected to drop up to 15cm of rain as operation to provide food and shelter continuesA tropical storm carrying heavy rain and strong winds is nearing the already devastated Bahamas, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts as the UN secretary general arriv...
07:51, 2019-09-14

Dorian-devastated Bahamas gears up for potential tropical cyclone Nearly two weeks after a Category 5 hurricane battered it’s shores, the Bahamas is expected to experience strong winds and rains as the National Hurricane Center issued a warning Friday for a potential tropical cyclone. ...
16:51, 2019-09-13

Without Homes, or a State: In Dorian-Battered Bahamas, Haitians Are Hard Hit More than 2,000 people evacuated to Nassau from ravaged islands, almost all Haitian, are in shelters with nowhere to go. ‘Some dogs are living better.’...
05:00, 2019-09-14

Dorian Death Toll in the Bahamas Is Expected to Drastically Rise Reports from the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian are dire in the Bahamas, with a death toll now at 43 and expected to increase in coming hours and days. According to CNN, hundreds of Bahamians are still missing, likely buried in rubble nearly a week after the Category 5 storm pummeled the northern Bah...
20:34, 2019-09-08

20 dead in Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian pushes toward South Carolina The Bahamian health minister said that the death toll from Dorian had risen from seven to 20 on the islands and that the number was expected to rise....
08:00, 2019-09-05

UN ‘prioritizing needs’, ramping up aid, as Hurricane Dorian continues to batter the Bahamas Renewed warnings of deadly destruction in the Bahamas caused by Hurricane Dorian have been issued by UN agencies and partners, who said on Tuesday that they’re worried “for every single” person on two of the worst-hit Caribbean islands....
23:17, 2019-09-03

Dorian forces Bahamas to find new schools for 10,000 displaced students Bahamian education officials are scrambling to find classroom space for up to 10,000 students displaced by Hurricane Dorian after the Category 5 storm ravaged two of the archipelago’s northern islands, destroying many school buildings....
01:00, 2019-09-14

"What Death Smells Like": Hurricane Dorian's Count To Soar In Bahamas The smell of death hung over parts of Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas on Friday, as relief workers sifted through the debris of shattered homes and buildings in a search expected to......
05:00, 2019-09-07

The Death Toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Devastated Bahamas Climbs to 20 (FREEPORT, Bahamas) — The ground crunched under Greg Alem’s feet on Wednesday as he walked over the ruins of his home, laid waste by Hurricane Dorian. He touched a splintered beam of wood and pointed to the fallen trees, overcome by memories. “We planted those trees ourselves. Ever...
22:00, 2019-09-05

5 Killed In Bahamas As Hurricane Dorian Hits Island Chain Monster storm Dorian stalled over the Bahamas Monday as surging seawaters and ferocious winds sowed chaos in low-lying island communities, claiming at least five lives and spurring mass evacuations on......
08:51, 2019-09-03

'What death smells like': Dorian's toll expected to soar in Bahamas The smell of death hangs over parts of Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas, where relief workers on Friday sifted through the debris of shattered homes and buildings in a search expected to dramatically drive up the death toll from Hurricane Dorian....
17:34, 2019-09-06

'Everything is destroyed': 30 dead in Bahamas as Dorian lashes North Carolina Groups struggle to deliver aid as death toll expected to riseHundreds of thousands without power in CarolinasAfter hammering the Bahamas and leaving at least 30 dead, Hurricane Dorian began raking the south-east US seaboard, with the thin line of barrier islands off North Carolina braced for the sto...
15:00, 2019-09-06

1,300 people are listed as missing nearly 2 weeks after Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas The number of missing in the Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian has dropped significantly, to 1,300, providing a bit of rare good news in one of the nastiest storms the archipelago has ever faced....
05:17, 2019-09-13

Twenty dead in Bahamas after Dorian leaves 'generational devastation' Officials expect the number of dead will continue to rise as large parts of some islands remain inaccessible to rescue crewsThe official death toll of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 20 people with officials certain the number will continue to rise, the prime minister, Hubert Minnis, an...
06:34, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian: 135 rescued in Bahamas, relief supplies arriving Officials said airplanes and helicopters have rescued more than 100 people from the storm-ravaged Bahamas, and rescuers searched Thursday for more victims of Hurricane Dorian....
01:34, 2019-09-06

B.C. firefighters head to Bahamas to help with Hurricane Dorian search efforts Retired firefighter Mark Pullen says he and 13 other firefighting members are planning to travel to Nassau Saturday night to help with the search efforts....
14:34, 2019-09-08

Historic hurricane Dorian growing, lurching toward USA; Bahamas devastated Hurricane Dorian diminished to Category 2 storm status as it slowly turned to the northwest, still a historic and violent storm pummeling the Bahamas.        ...
00:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian expected to slam Bahamas while Florida waits Canned food and bottled water were cleared out of stores in the Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian threatened to wallop the island nation on its way toward the Southeastern US. “Do not be foolish and try to brave out this hurricane,” Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said. “The price you may p...
18:51, 2019-08-31

Thousands homeless, 50 dead in Bahamas as Dorian recovery continues As many as 10,000 Bahamians from the Abaco Islands remain homeless, one week after Hurricane Dorian ravaged the islands and left at least 50 residents dead — with many more expected. Survivors from the fierce storm continued to arrive at the Bahamian capital of Nassau on Tuesday, crowding shelters a...
05:51, 2019-09-11

North Korea denies reports of behind-the-scenes talks with US A top official at North Korea's Foreign Ministry has accused South Korean President Moon Jae-in of lying about back channel talks between Pyongyang and Washington in order to manipulate public opinion, complicating efforts by Seoul to revive nuclear negotiations between the two sides....
19:51, 2019-06-27

In Bahamas, Battered Residents Ask: Where Is Our Government? The tiny island nation, with just 0.1 percent of the United States population, has been overwhelmed by the catastrophic storm. Its residents are losing patience with their government’s response....
01:00, 2019-09-08

'Hurricane conditions possible' as strengthening Tropical Storm Dorian heads for Caribbean islands Forecasters issued tropical storm warnings for several Caribbean islands as strengthening Tropical Storm Dorian approached the region Monday.        ...
21:51, 2019-08-26

Recovery on Bahamas begins as Hurricane Dorian heads for Florida, Carolinas Debris extended for miles and floods covered much of the Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, in what the archipelago's prime minister called one of the worst disasters to ever strike the island nation....
11:51, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Storm Slams into Bahamas, and Menaces Florida Dorian struck the northern Bahamas as a Category 5 hurricane, and mandatory evacuations were ordered along the southeastern coast of the United States....
14:17, 2019-09-02

Slow-moving Hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas, menaces U.S. coast Hurricane Dorian battered the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs and snapping power lines as rising floodwaters threatened to engulf houses, and forecasters said the storm would creep closer to the U.S. coast, where more than a million people were ordered evacuated....
19:51, 2019-09-02

Bahamas in crisis after Hurricane Dorian flattens homes, food scarce Survivors of Hurricane Dorian on Wednesday picked through the wreckage of homes ripped open by fierce winds, struggled to fuel generators and queued for food after one of the most powerful Caribbean storms on record devastated parts of the Bahamas....
21:51, 2019-09-04

A group of jet skiers in the Bahamas rescued 100 people stranded by Hurricane Dorian AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa People in the Bahamas turned to the use of jet skis to help rescue others who were stranded in high waters after the devastation wrought on the island nation by Hurricane Dorian. On Tuesday, a group of around a dozen jet skiers were able to rescue 100 people from rising floo...
21:00, 2019-09-07

Bahamas in crisis after Hurricane Dorian flattens homes; food scarce Survivors of Hurricane Dorian on Wednesday picked through the wreckage of homes ripped open by fierce winds, struggled to fuel generators and queued for food after one of the most powerful Caribbean storms on record devastated parts of the islands, triggering a humanitarian crisis....
21:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian: Eight-year-old boy becomes first confirmed death as storm batters Bahamas An eight-year-old boy has drowned in the Bahamas, becoming the first recorded victim of the most powerful storm to hit the Caribbean islands since records began....
17:51, 2019-09-02

Historic Hurricane Dorian batters Bahamas with 155 mph winds, stalls on way toward Florida The record-setting Hurricane Dorian has almost stalled over northern Bahamas, moving westward at only 1 mph Monday.        ...
22:17, 2019-09-02

Dorian batters Bahamas with strong hurricane winds for record time Category 5 Dorian slowed to a halt as it moved over the island, subjecting it to the most prolonged and fiercest battering by an Atlantic hurricane ever recorded...
14:17, 2019-09-04

Vintage plane helps carry aid to devastated Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian The island of Great Abaco in the Bahamas has no power and a fuel shortage has slowed relief and recovery efforts. However, aid continues to pour in.        ...
09:34, 2019-09-08

Bahamas staggers from Dorian's devastation; US coast fears storm surge The most damaging storm to strike the island nation, Dorian killed at least seven people, but the scope of the destruction was still coming into focus as aerial video of the Abaco Islands in the northern Bahamas showed wide devastation....
00:17, 2019-09-05

Storm Dorian hits Canada as Bahamas left in 'hour of darkness' The prime minister of the Bahamas has said the islands are in their "hour of darkness" following the onslaught of Hurricane Dorian, which is now wreaking havoc in Canada after moving north up the US east coast....
13:00, 2019-09-08

Canada sends more military support to Bahamas in wake of Hurricane Dorian A Canadian Disaster Assistance Team was sent to Nassau in the Bahamas earlier to determine how Canada can best help those affected by Hurricane Dorian along with $500,000 from the federal government....
14:34, 2019-09-08

Bahamas staggers from Dorian's devastation; U.S. coast fears storm surge Survivors of Hurricane Dorian on Wednesday picked through the wreckage of homes ripped open by fierce winds, struggled to fuel generators and queued for food after one of the most powerful Caribbean storms on record devastated parts of the Bahamas....
23:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian, Category 5, blasts Bahamas with 185 mph winds as US coast looms Hurricane Dorian roared into "catastrophic" Category 5 status Sunday and blasted into the Bahamas as one of the fiercest storms on record.        ...
14:17, 2019-09-02

Bahamas struggles to cope with decomposing bodies, emotional trauma after Dorian Hundreds, if not thousands, are still missing in the country of about 400,000 people, and officials say the death toll, which stands at 30, is likely to shoot up as more bodies are discovered in the ruins and floodwaters left behind by the storm....
01:34, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Storm Pounds the Bahamas and Threatens Florida The storm was just north of Grand Bahama Island, delivering 120 m.p.h. winds and ceaseless downpours. It could move “dangerously close” to Florida later Tuesday....
16:17, 2019-09-03

UPDATE 9-Hurricane Dorian kills at least five in Bahamas, turn to Florida expected Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, killing at least five people and inundating homes with floodwater ahead of its expected advance on the U.S. coast, where more than a million people were ordered evacuated....
08:17, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Storm’s Reach Sprawls From Bahamas to Florida Now a Category 2 storm, Dorian’s winds and rains have begun to lash the Florida shore as the storm continues to pound the Bahamas, where rescue missions were hampered by rising seawater....
21:51, 2019-09-03

Bahamas Left to Uncover Full Extent of Hurricane Dorian's Destruction At least 20 people have been killed due to Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas, according to officials, and that number is expected to climb. The storm hit the islands as a Category 5 hurricane and remained there for a day and a half. People are only beginning to uncover the full extent of the hurricane...
14:34, 2019-09-05

Cruise Ships, Long Contentious in Bahamas, Offer Lifeline After Dorian After the Category 5 hurricane, companies that often have a difficult relationship with the Bahamas have stepped in to help with relief. But will it be enough?...
15:17, 2019-09-11

Leaving Bahamas devastated, Dorian regains strength to crawl up U.S. coast Hurricane Dorian left stretches of the Bahamas looking as if they had been carpet bombed, and was regaining strength as it crawled up the U.S. Atlantic coast, possibly making landfall later on Thursday in South Carolina....
12:17, 2019-09-05

Dazed survivors of Hurricane Dorian seek help amid destruction in Bahamas With winds of 295 kph, the hurricane obliterated houses on the Bahamas’ Abaco and Grand Bahama islands, home to some 70,000 people. The official death toll from the government is at 20 and certain to climb....
06:00, 2019-09-06

Toronto-based charity arrives in Bahamas to provide help after Hurricane Dorian "We're starting to get that aid moved out and we're starting to deliver it. We know from what we're seeing there's a lot more need, which means we need to ramp up."...
11:51, 2019-09-05

More than 90 dogs, cats died in Bahamas shelter overwhelmed by Hurricane Dorian A GoFundMe drive for the Humane Society of Grand Bahama drew more than $160,000 in donations to rebuild the shelter where 90 pets died.        ...
23:17, 2019-09-10

Hurricane Dorian Strikes the Bahamas as a History-Making Category 5 Storm. Here’s What to Know Hurricane Dorian, a “catastrophic” Category 5 storm, has officially made landfall in the Bahamas. The National Hurricane Center deemed it the “strongest hurricane in modern record for the northwest Bahamas.” With its strong winds of 185 mph, Dorian tied the 1935 Labor Day rec...
04:17, 2019-09-02

'Opening the Door to Hell Itself': Bahamas Confronts Life After Hurricane Dorian Hurricane Dorian left the Bahamas with 1,300 missing people, 1.5 billion pounds of rubble, an eerie silence and a stench of death. Leaders aren’t yet sure how long the recovery will take....
07:34, 2019-09-23

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Storm Threatens Florida As It Pounds the Bahamas The center of the storm was just north of Grand Bahama Island, delivering 110 m.p.h. winds and ceaseless downpours. It could move “dangerously close” to Florida later Tuesday....
20:51, 2019-09-03

Bahamas braces for Dorian on Sunday as Floridians uneasily watch tracking Residents of the Bahamas were bracing for Hurricane Dorian's arrival Sunday morning as people around 200 miles west along the entire Florida east coast were anxiously watching the storm's path....
19:17, 2019-08-31

Hurricane Dorian grows in size, heads toward Florida after bashing Bahamas Hurricane Dorian grew in size and picked up speed on Tuesday, and was forecast to come "dangerously close" to Florida's coast after pounding Grand Bahama Island for about a day, killing at least five people....
19:51, 2019-09-03

UPDATE 3-Hurricane Dorian bashes Bahamas, inches towards Florida coast Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounded Grand Bahama Island on Tuesday and was forecast to come "dangerously close" to Florida's coast by day's end before drenching the U.S. East Coast for the next several days....
17:17, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian, Category 5 storm, makes landfall in Bahamas with 185 mph winds A menacing Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the northern Bahamas midday Sunday after strengthening to a "catastrophic" Category 5 storm -- packing winds of 185 mph and the threat of torrential rain that could last for days as millions in the U.S. along the Southeast coast from Florida to North Caro...
19:51, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian: Several killed in Bahamas as storm continues to hammer region At least five people have been killed in the Bahamas in what officials have described as a "historic tragedy." The downgraded Category 4 hurricane has battered the region for over 30 hours, triggering massive flooding....
17:51, 2019-09-03

Purgatory in paradise: Bahamas tent cities to house Dorian survivors For some Bahamians who escaped death but lost their homes in Hurricane Dorian's hellish rampage over the islands of Freeport and Great Abaco, life in the tent shelters erected this week seems like purgatory....
04:34, 2019-09-12

Bahamas' count of missing people post-Dorian drops to 1,300: official The Bahamian government now believes there are 1,300 people missing after Hurricane Dorian plowed into the islands, a sharp decline from the 2,500 listed on the missing registry a day earlier, a government spokesman said on Thursday....
21:17, 2019-09-12

Oil spill clean-up at Equinor's Bahamas terminal underway after Dorian damage Norway's Equinor has begun cleaning up an onshore oil spill at its South Riding Point terminal in the Bahamas, which was damaged by Hurricane Dorian, and said on Thursday it will step up the operation in the coming days....
21:17, 2019-09-12

‘Catastrophic’ Dorian now strongest hurricane to hit Bahamas region in modern records  BAHAMAS (NBC News) – Hurricane Dorian strengthened to a “catastrophic” Category 5 storm early Sunday as it closed in on the Bahamas, the National Hurricane Center said. As of 11 a.m. ET, Hurricane Dorian had been deemed the “strongest hurricane in modern record for the no...
02:00, 2019-09-02

Survivor sees Dorian peel off his home's roof in the Bahamas: 'This can't be real' Bahamas storm survivor Ramond King watched as Hurricane Dorian's swirling winds ripped the roof off his house in the Abaco Islands, and then as it churned to a neighbor's home to pluck the entire structure off the earth....
21:34, 2019-09-05

People in Bahamas taking pictures of Hurricane Dorian urged to take shelter As Hurricane Dorian, the second-strongest Atlantic hurricane since 1950, struck the Bahamas on Sunday as a catastrophic Category 5 storm with 185 mph, authorities gave strong warnings to potential victims....
00:34, 2019-09-02

Over 2,500 registered as missing as death toll of hurricane Dorian rises to 50 in Bahamas Bahamian officials said on Wednesday that 2,500 people have been registered as missing in the wake of the devastating hurricane Dorian, a count they said may include people who have fled to shelters around the islands....
01:00, 2019-09-12

UPDATE 8-Hurricane Dorian kills at least five in Bahamas, turn to Florida expected Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, killing at least five people and inundating homes with floodwater ahead of its expected advance on the U.S. coast, where more than a million people were ordered evacuated....
04:00, 2019-09-03

Bahamas, recovering from Hurricane Dorian, faces Tropical Storm Humberto BAHAMAS (NBC News) – A tropical depression that morphed late Friday into Tropical Storm Humberto was nearing the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas early Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said. It was two weeks ago Sunday that Hurricane Dorian, at Category 5 force, made landfall in the Bahamas an...
21:34, 2019-09-14

Hurricane Dorian: Evacuees removed from rescue ship in Bahamas over visa mix-up A group of people who survived Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas last week were removed from an evacuation ship late Sunday because they didn't have a valid visa to enter the United States, government officials said....
04:34, 2019-09-10

Hurricane Dorian: Aid reaches Bahamas as thousands feared missing, dead Much-needed relief aid is beginning to flow into the Bahamas, days after the commonwealth was devastated by and dozens of people died as a result of Category 5 Hurricane Dorian....
22:34, 2019-09-06

Tropical storm Humberto hits the Bahamas weeks after hurricane Dorian Humberto dropped rain on the islands as U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres visited the Bahamas to support humanitarian efforts in the wake of Dorian, which hit as a Category 5 storm that left thousands in need of food, water and shelter....
15:17, 2019-09-15

Hurricane Dorian: 'historic tragedy' in Bahamas prompts worldwide call for aid Thousands left without shelter and likely to face food and water shortages as Bahamas hurricane tracks towards FloridaUS officials and counterparts around the world sent out an urgent call for help for the Bahamas after the northernmost islands in the archipelago were pulverized by Hurricane Dorian....
06:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian lashes North Carolina, thousands still missing in Bahamas Hurricane Dorian has killed at least 30 people in the Bahamas, but officials are bracing for the death toll to climb significantly when the extent of the devastation becomes clear — as the weakened Category 1 storm continued its assault on North Carolina on Friday. “Literally hundreds, u...
18:34, 2019-09-06

'Monster' Hurricane Dorian pummels Bahamas, forecast to threaten Florida Hurricane Dorian, the second-strongest Atlantic storm on record, pounded the Bahamian islands of Great Abaco and Grand Bahama on Sunday night and was forecast to move dangerously close to Florida in the next two days, U.S. forecasters said....
07:17, 2019-09-02

'Extremely dangerous' Dorian batters Bahamas, edges closer to Florida Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater ahead of its expected advance on the U.S. coast, where more than a million people were ordered evacuated....
00:17, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian lashes Florida's Atlantic coast after decimating Bahamas Hurricane Dorian closed in on the east of Cape Canaveral, Fla., around 8 p.m. Tuesday at 6 mph and maximum wind speeds of 110 mph in what continues to be a "life-threatening" storm surge the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. ...
04:51, 2019-09-04

After inflicting 'extreme damage' on Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian on path to Florida Hurricane Dorian has left much of tourism-dependent Bahamas in ruins and relief officials on Tuesday were preparing for an unfolding humanitarian crisis with the scale of the catastrophe only beginning to emerge....
02:51, 2019-09-04

UPDATE 7-Global effort to aid devastated Bahamas gears up in Dorian's wake An international relief effort to bring humanitarian aid to stunned residents of the Bahamas gathered pace on Thursday as Hurricane Dorian churned northward off the coast of South Carolina, threatening storm surges and flooding....
21:00, 2019-09-05

Dorian expected to become major hurricane Friday; watch issued for Bahamas As the track of Hurricane Dorian becomes more certain, with a strike along the central Florida Atlantic coast most likely, the storm is likely to unleash torrential rain and raise the risk of flooding....
13:00, 2019-08-30

Bahamas reels from Dorian's devastation, storm surge threatens U.S. southeast Survivors of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas thronged rescue helicopters on Wednesday and the United Nations said 70,000 people needed immediate humanitarian relief after one of the most powerful Caribbean storms on record devastated the island group....
06:34, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian heads for Florida, leaving ruins in parts of Bahamas Hurricane Dorian smashed parts of the tourism-dependent Bahamas to ruins, leaving relief officials scrambling on Tuesday to battle an unfolding humanitarian crisis as the scale of the catastrophe begins to emerge....
07:17, 2019-09-04

Bahamas staggers from Dorian's devastation, U.S. coast fears storm surge Survivors of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas on Wednesday thronged rescue helicopters as the United Nations said 70,000 people needed immediate humanitarian relief after one of the most powerful Caribbean storms on record devastated the island group....
02:51, 2019-09-05

43 dead in Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian toll expected to rise ‘significantly’ BAHAMAS (NBC News) – The number of confirmed dead after Hurricane Dorian rose to 43 Friday, and the figure was expected to grow “significantly” as recovery efforts continued in the devastated Bahamas, the prime minister’s office said. Some 70,000 people are in need of aid on ...
07:00, 2019-09-09

After inflicting 'extreme damage' on Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian closes in on Florida Hurricane Dorian carved a path of destruction through the Bahamas and relief officials on Tuesday were preparing for a humanitarian crisis after one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the islands killed at least five people, with the scale of the disaster as yet unknown....
01:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian: 'historic tragedy' prompts worldwide call for aid for Bahamas Thousands left without shelter and likely to face food and water shortages as Bahamas hurricane tracks towards FloridaUS officials and counterparts around the world sent out an urgent call for help for the Bahamas after the northernmost islands in the archipelago were pulverized by Hurricane Dorian....
10:17, 2019-09-04

Dorian relief suspended in Bahamas to prepare for Tropical Storm Humberto Although much weaker than the Category 5 hurricane that devastated Grand Bahama and Abaco islands, Humberto on Saturday followed a similar path for several hours early in the day and then slowed to a near crawl as it approached the islands....
02:34, 2019-09-15

Hurricane Dorian: Medical teams race to save lives in the Bahamas Under the blazing Bahamas sun, American doctors and pilots are making life-saving decisions on tarmacs across the island devastated by Hurricane Dorian....
23:34, 2019-09-09

India Denies Reports Of Lagging Behind In Completing Work On Kartarpur The External Affairs Ministry Thursday said India is fully committed to the Kartarpur Sahib corridor project and wants the work to be completed expeditiously....
19:17, 2019-07-11

Chinese state media denies reports about detention of Uighurs Beijing has faced increasing criticism for its treatment of the Uighur Muslim minority ethnic group living in Xinjiang, a far western region of ChinaA Chinese state media outlet has called overseas reports on China’s mass detainment of Uighur Muslims in internment camps “fake news” and published in-...
09:00, 2019-07-05

Dorian takes aim at Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic; Florida, Bahamas on alert Tropical Storm Dorian is set to take a path that will reach the coast of the Dominican Republic mid-week before traveling northwestward through the Bahamas with an eventual strike on the Florida Peninsula late Saturday....
22:34, 2019-08-27

Bahamas faces tropical storm Humberto weeks after Dorian caused devastation Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipelago's northwest region that was already hit by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago....
04:51, 2019-09-15

After Hurricane Dorian, Celebrity cruise ship in Bahamas reroutes to deliver food, aid FREEPORT, Bahamas (NBC News) — Hurricane Dorian’s wrath along the Bahamas was too gut-wrenching to ignore for workers and guests on the cruise ship the Celebrity Equinox. Instead of continuing on their regularly scheduled itinerary for a seven-day Caribbean cruise, the massive vessel set sail ...
07:00, 2019-09-09

Hurricane Dorian expands in size as it stalls over Bahamas and eyes Florida coast Hurricane Dorian is weakening in strength but expanding in size, all the while still packing a "catastrophic" punch as it crawls across the northern Bahamas toward Florida....
12:17, 2019-09-03

Bride-to-be turned Bahamas bachelorette party into a mission trip after Hurricane Dorian Rikki Kahley arrived at the Atlanta airport with nine women and 40 extra suitcases in tow. They were leaving for her bachelorette weekend.       ...
23:00, 2019-09-18

Hurricane Dorian hammers Bahamas, forecast to move dangerously close to Florida Hurricane Dorian crashed into the Bahamas on Sunday as the second strongest Atlantic storm on record and was forecast to move dangerously close to Florida in the next two days, U.S. forecasters said....
01:34, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 7 in one of Bahamas' 'greatest national crises,' PM says The Bahamas prime minister raised the death toll from Hurricane Dorian on Tuesday from five to seven and said more deaths were expected as the storm begins to move away from the Caribbean islands. ...
08:17, 2019-09-04

The Bahamas Are Still Devastated From Hurricane Dorian. A Tropical Storm Could Make Things Worse A possible tropical cyclone is bearing down on the Bahamas communities that were decimated just days ago by the Category 5 storm Hurricane Dorian. Although the potential storm isn’t expected to be near Dorian’s level, it may still wreak havoc on islands such as Great Abaco and Grand Baha...
02:34, 2019-09-14

Bahamas Issues New Tropical Storm Warning as It Struggles to Recover From Hurricane Dorian (HIGH ROCK, Bahamas) — The government of the Bahamas has issued a tropical storm warning for several of its northwestern islands, which are still reeling from Hurricane Dorian. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says a tropical cyclone is expected to form in the coming hours near the northwest...
12:51, 2019-09-13

Desperation Mounts in Bahamas as Overflowing Shelters Are Turning Hurricane Dorian Evacuees Away (NASSAU, Bahamas) — Desperation mounted in the Bahamas on Tuesday as hurricane survivors arriving in the capital by boat and plane were turned away from overflowing shelters. As government officials gave assurances at a news conference that more shelters would be opened as needed, Julie Green ...
21:51, 2019-09-11

With dogs and spray paint, crews in grim search for Dorian's dead in Bahamas For the searchers sifting through the enormous pile of wreckage that Hurricane Dorian left after smashing the Bahamian town of Marsh Harbor, the only way to get past the stench of hidden corpses is to think about the families of the dead....
18:34, 2019-09-09

Historic Hurricane Dorian batters the Bahamas with 155 mph winds, stalls crawl toward Florida The record-setting Hurricane Dorian has almost stalled over northern Bahamas, moving westward at only 1 mph Monday.        ...
20:17, 2019-09-02

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, U.N. chief views devastation from Dorian Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds before crawling northwest on Saturday, and forecasters said it was likely to become a hurricane before the end of the weekend....
23:17, 2019-09-14

Hurricane Dorian Strengthens to Category 5 as It Closes in on the Bahamas. Here’s the Latest Track and Forecast Hurricane Dorian has officially been upgraded to a “catastrophic” Category 5 storm. The National Hurricane Center confirmed the upgrade Sunday morning as the storm closes in on parts of the Bahamas, noting that “the core of extremely dangerous Hurricane Dorian should be moving over...
18:51, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian lashes Bahamas with ferocious winds and flash flooding - video Winds of more than 220mph (355km/h) have struck the northern Bahamas in the biggest storm to hit the Caribbean island chain in modern times. The ‘catastrophic’ category 5 hurricane forced the US states of Georgia and South Carolina to issue evacuation orders for their coastal communities on Sunday n...
18:51, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian: category 5 storm hits Bahamas before tracking towards Florida – updates Dorian made landfall at Great Abaco Island on Sunday, the equal strongest Atlantic hurricane landfall on recordFull story: Hurricane Dorian pounds northern Bahamas with ‘catastrophic’ winds 2.42am BST Residents on the Abaco Islands, in the Bahamas, which is currently being pounded by Hurricane Dori...
03:51, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian continues to batter the Bahamas, stalling its crawl west toward Florida The record-setting Hurricane Dorian has almost stalled over northern Bahamas, moving westward at only 1 mph as of early Monday morning.        ...
14:17, 2019-09-02

Dorian on track to bring devastation to northern Bahamas, but may spare Florida its worst Hurricane Dorian slowed its forward progress Saturday, but increased its sustained wind speeds, nearing Category 5 force. And with those shifts in strength and speed, its forecast track has been altered....
02:17, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian: as many as 13,000 houses severely damaged or destroyed in Bahamas – live updates Reports an eight-year-old boy has been killed after Dorian made landfall at Great Abaco Island on SundayFull story: Hurricane Dorian pounds northern Bahamas with ‘catastrophic’ winds Donald Trump wrongly says Hurricane Dorian will hit Alabama 5.31pm BST Up and down the US east coast, Dorian is incre...
18:51, 2019-09-02

Florida, Bahamas on high alert as Hurricane Dorian reaches Category 3 strength Hurricane Dorian became a major hurricane on Friday as government officials and residents in the United States and Bahamas continued to prepare for the potentially devastating storm....
05:17, 2019-08-31

Hurricane Dorian: Death toll rises to 43 as relief efforts continue in the Bahamas Security Minister Marvin Dames said authorities are striving to reach everyone, but the crews can’t just bulldoze their way through fallen trees and other rubble because there might be bodies not yet recovered....
17:00, 2019-09-07

LIVE: Hurricane Dorian makes landfall in Bahamas while coastal U.S. watches, waits The National Hurricane Center's 5 p.m. EDT update said it expects "a prolonged period of catastrophic winds" and storm surge to affect the Abacos Islands and the Grand Bahama Island on Sunday night....
14:17, 2019-09-02

Relief efforts have exploded since Hurricane Dorian decimated the Bahamas Labor Day weekend Widespread humanitarian relief efforts have materialized in the days since Hurricane Dorian wreaked havoc on the Bahamas.        ...
09:34, 2019-09-07

No way in, or out: Dorian's damage to Bahamas leaves survivors and rescue teams frustrated Rescue teams can't access the hardest hit areas of the Bahamas due to Hurricane Dorian's damage. Meanwhile, survivors are frustrated trying to leave        ...
20:00, 2019-09-06

A World War II plane takes flight to Bahamas for Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Volunteers will load up to 5,000 pounds of hurricane relief supplies aboard the warbird, which will take off for Sandy Point on Great Abaco Island.        ...
23:00, 2019-09-06

Aerial Photos Show the Devastating Damage Hurricane Dorian Wreaked in the Bahamas Aerial images from the Bahamas have revealed catastrophic damage in the wake of Hurricane Dorian. The storm reached the island nation as a category 5 hurricane on Sunday and then slowly moved westward, ripping off roofs, flooding houses and leaving at least seven people dead. Prime Minister Hubert M...
21:17, 2019-09-04

Canadians advised to ‘avoid all travel’ to Bahamas, Florida as hurricane Dorian hits The government of Canada is urging Canadians not to travel to Florida and the Bahamas as Category 5 hurricane Dorian continues to wreak havoc in the Caribbean....
19:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Rips Roofs Off Bahamas Oil Storage Tanks, Causes ‘Catastrophic’ Spillage (Bloomberg) — Hurricane Dorian has left oil seeping into the ground on the island of Grand Bahama after the storm blew the tops off five crude-storage tanks on the island. “According to the information we have right now, the roofs of five tanks are gone,” Norway’s Equinor AS...
21:00, 2019-09-06

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 7 in the Bahamas, US monitors storm's path The Bahamas prime minister raised the death toll from Hurricane Dorian on Tuesday from five to seven and said more deaths were expected as the storm begins to move away from the Caribbean islands. ...
20:51, 2019-09-04

'Peppa Pig' owner Entertainment One denies reports of Mark Gordon's exit Entertainment One Ltd, which makes the popular children's TV show Peppa Pig, denied reports that president and award-winning producer Mark Gordon was leaving, sending the company's shares up as much as 17%....
20:51, 2019-06-06

UPDATE 2-Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas, inches towards Florida coast The slow-moving hurricane Dorian, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record, pounded Grand Bahama Island on Tuesday and was forecast to come "dangerously close" to Florida's coast by the day's end....
15:51, 2019-09-03

Top officials say UN will support Bahamas’ rescue, relief efforts as Hurricane Dorian churns in Atlantic United Nations leaders on Monday expressed solidarity with the people and Government of the Bahamas and all those impacted by Hurricane Dorian, the massive storm pummeling the region with high winds and torrential rainfall....
06:51, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian: Royal Caribbean, Disney Cruise Line, others pledge support to Bahamas Royal Caribbean, The Walt Disney Co. and others are offering support to the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian ripped a destructive path across the nation       ...
11:17, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas death toll expected to rise as thousands remain missing As the UN and other aid partners respond to huge humanitarian needs in the hurricane-struck northern Bahamas, latest reports indicate that the death toll is likely to increase substantially, the head of an emergency medical relief team said on Friday....
20:00, 2019-09-06

Hurricane Dorian, Category 5, blasts Bahamas with 185 mph winds as USA's East Coast looms Hurricane Dorian roared into "catastrophic" Category 5 status Sunday and blasted into the Bahamas as one of the fiercest storms on record.        ...
08:51, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian Strengthens to Category 5 as It Makes Landfall in the Bahamas. Here’s the Latest Track and Forecast Hurricane Dorian, a “catastrophic” Category 5 storm, has officially made landfall in the Bahamas. The National Hurricane Center confirmed the new category Sunday morning, and several hours later confirmed the slow-moving storm made landfall in Elbow Cay, Abacos, at 12:40 p.m. E.T. on Sun...
21:17, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian's slow pace hinders Bahamas rescue efforts; at least 5 dead, officials say At least five people have died as slow-moving Hurricane Dorian pummels the Bahamas, Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said Monday, grimly telling the world, "We are in the midst of a historic tragedy."...
23:51, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian: aerial footage reveals extent of devastation in Bahamas – live news Video shows the scale of catastrophe as the storm continues to move away from the Bahamas and towards FloridaFull story: five confirmed dead in Bahamas‘It’s vicious’: terrified Bahamians wait for Dorian to pass 12.05am BST In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian making landfall in the Bahamas, official...
01:17, 2019-09-04

Bahamas says 2,500 missing after Dorian; prime minister warns death toll to rise 'significantly' Some 2,500 people are still listed as missing in the Bahamas more than a week after Hurricane Dorian pummeled the Caribbean island chain, although that number may include evacuees who fled to shelters, authorities said on Wednesday....
04:34, 2019-09-12

Blind man in Bahamas braved Hurricane Dorian floodwaters with disabled adult son on his shoulders: report A blind man in the Bahamas braved the wrath of Hurricane Dorian with his disabled son on his shoulders after the roof of his home had been blown clean off, according to The New York Times....
06:34, 2019-09-06

Hurricane Dorian is the strongest storm to ever threaten Florida's East Coast, batters Bahamas Florida weather officials warned late Sunday that Hurricane Dorian—the Category 5 monster that continues to batter parts of the Bahamas with 185 mph winds— is the strongest storm to ever threaten the state’s East Coast....
12:51, 2019-09-02

Bahamas say 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian, death toll 'expected to significantly increase' More than a week after Hurricane Dorian ripped through the Bahamas, claiming 50 lives, officials said Wednesday that an estimated 2,500 people are still missing. ...
21:51, 2019-09-12

Samsung Galaxy Fold Still Delayed, Company Denies Reports of July Relaunch Samsung apparently needs more time to perfect its first foldable device, following early reports that the screen cracked and bent within days of use....
20:00, 2019-06-14

CORRECTED-"Peppa Pig" owner Entertainment One denies reports of Mark Gordon's exit Entertainment One Ltd, which makes the popular children's TV show Peppa Pig, denied reports that president and award-winning producer Mark Gordon was leaving, sending the company's shares up as much as 17%....
12:34, 2019-06-06

Trump administration denies embassies’ requests to fly pride flag on flagpoles: reports The Trump administration has reportedly rejected requests from U.S. embassies to fly the rainbow pride flag on embassy flagpoles during LGBTQ Pride month -- an apparent reversal of a practice during the Obama administration....
03:00, 2019-06-09

Ulster Grand Prix denies it misused government funding Ulster Grand Prix organisers have refuted claims made by the BBC that it spent government funding intended for safety upgrades on other paddock works...
23:51, 2019-08-22

U.S. Government Denies Tesla and Uber Chinese Tariff Exemptions The U.S. is doubling down on its refusal to exempt Tesla’s and Uber’s request to dodge a 25 percent tariff on key parts for its electric cars and entire e-scooters because they are coming from China....
02:17, 2019-06-14

| Texas shooting | Hurricane Dorian lashes Bahamas: WATCH the top world news videos for today 7 killed in West Texas shooting. Witness speaks | Hurricane Dorian batters Bahamas with 295km/h winds; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
08:17, 2019-09-02

Hurricane Dorian: Royal Caribbean, Disney Cruise Line, Carnival, others pledge support to Bahamas Royal Caribbean, The Walt Disney Co. and others are offering support to the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian ripped a destructive path across the nation       ...
03:00, 2019-09-06

Hurricane Dorian survivor films storm's terrifying wrath in Bahamas as it pounds against his home The house where John Slack was sheltered on Treasure Cay started to crumble, so he and his friends tried to find safety elsewhere.        ...
07:34, 2019-09-10

Hurricane Dorian latest: Shocking footage shows scale of destruction after storm swept through Bahamas Shocking aerial footage shows the scale of destruction that Hurricane Dorian has wreaked in the Bahamas as rescuers continue to search for survivors of the worst storm the island nation has ever seen....
00:34, 2019-09-06

‘The Worst Natural Disaster I’ve Ever Seen.’ U.S. Search and Rescue Team Describes Hurricane Dorian’s Impact on the Bahamas A Florida-based search and rescue team returned this week from one of the hardest-hit islands in the Bahamas, describing the devastation sustained during Hurricane Dorian as unlike anything they’ve ever seen. Joseph Hillhouse, assistant fire chief at Gainesville Fire Rescue, was part of a six...
02:34, 2019-09-14

Hurricane Dorian strikes Carolinas with flooding and powerful winds after deadly storm ravages Bahamas Hurricane Dorian has struck the Carolinas with flooding and strong winds, downing trees and whipping up tornadoes after it ravaged the Bahamas for days....
08:34, 2019-09-06

Hurricane Dorian strikes Bahamas: Homes severely damaged, cars overturned, power lines down Homes are missing parts of their roofs. Power lines have been downed. Cars have been smashed and overturned. Floodwaters are rushing through the streets of an unidentified town at nearly the height of a car roof. This is just the beginning of the storm damage in the Bahamas....
11:17, 2019-09-02

Dorian nears Bahamas bringing 150 mph winds, threat of storm surge; Trump warns it could be among 'strongest' in decades Hurricane Dorian closed in on the northern Bahamas early Sunday as an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm, likely to bring a life-threatening storm surge, hurricane-force winds and heavy rainfall....
09:17, 2019-09-01

Dorian nears Bahamas bringing 150 mph winds, threat of storm surge; Trump warns it could be among 'strongest' to hit in decades Hurricane Dorian closed in on the northern Bahamas early Sunday as an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm, likely to bring a life-threatening storm surge, hurricane-force winds and heavy rainfall....
19:51, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian latest: Massive flooding unleashed across Bahamas as people urged to find flotation devices Hurricane Dorian has caused massive flooding across the Bahamas, pounding the islands with so much wind and water that people were urged to find flotation devices and grab hammers to break out of their attics if necessary....
21:17, 2019-09-02

How to Be Inspired, Not Discouraged, by Fitness Instagram Fitness Instagram can be a place of powerful inspiration. It can also be a soul-sucking morass full of impossibly fit people doing things you could never dream of and selling products that you suddenly need to have. Here’s how to use it so you feel better, not worse, after checking your feed....
04:51, 2019-07-02

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in Bahamas as PM announces his brother's death The Bahamas health minister said Wednesday that the death toll for Hurricane Dorian has risen from seven to 20 and more deaths are expected as the storm clears the island archipelago and threatens to make landfall in the U.S. later this week. ...
04:34, 2019-09-05

'They were fighting for water to bathe. Water to drink.' Evacuees describe devastation in Bahamas after Dorian Some Hurricane Dorian survivors evacuated to the United States from the Bahamas are arriving with little more than their harrowing stories of the storm, the devastation of its aftermath, and the desperation of those left behind....
10:00, 2019-09-10

'Thank God we are alive': Bahamas native details surviving ferocious Hurricane Dorian Brandisha Adderley, 29, and her two-year old daughter Mei-Lin, lived through Hurricane Dorian as it tore apart their home in the Bahamas        ...
08:51, 2019-09-03

At least 5 dead as 'historic' Hurricane Dorian batters Bahamas, estimated 13,000 homes destroyed The record-setting Hurricane Dorian has almost stalled over northern Bahamas, moving westward at only 1 mph Monday.        ...
08:51, 2019-09-03

'Paradise has been turned to hell': Residents, aid workers in Bahamas deal with Dorian devastation Food, water and other humanitarian aid began pouring onto Abaco Island on Saturday as private pilots and charter companies ferried in supplies and carried out hurricane survivors.        ...
00:34, 2019-09-08

Disney Cruises donates $1M to Dorian relief, addresses leaving 'some' crew in the Bahamas Disney Cruise Line has weighed in on concerns about employees in the Bahamas amid Hurricane Dorian. The company is donating $1M to relief efforts.       ...
17:17, 2019-09-04

U.S. coal miners discouraged by black lung meeting with McConnell A group of coal miners afflicted with black lung disease met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday as part of an effort to convince lawmakers to restore a higher excise tax on coal companies to help fund their medical care, but several said the meeting left them discouraged....
03:51, 2019-07-24

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas fears 'staggering storm death toll with thousands missing' The Bahamas is facing a "staggering" death toll from Hurricane Dorian with "hundreds, up to thousands" of people still missing, the country's leaders revealed today....
01:34, 2019-09-07

At least 5 dead as 'historic' Hurricane Dorian weakens, but batters Bahamas, estimated 13,000 homes destroyed The record-setting Dorian weakened to a Category 3 hurricane from a Category 4 storm early Tuesday morning but continues to batter the Bahamas.        ...
00:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian: Jet skiers rescue 100 residents trapped in flooded homes in the Bahamas as rescue efforts continue Kind-hearted jet skiers in the Bahamas rescued around 100 people trapped in their homes during the devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Dorian this week....
16:34, 2019-09-07

'Total devastation. Apocalyptic': Massive rescue effort underway in Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian The death toll from Hurricane Dorian reached seven and was expected to climb in the Bahamas as rescue teams raced the clock to aid survivors.        ...
19:17, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian LIVE: 'Catastrophic' storm batters Bahamas with record winds as evacuations ordered in US The most powerful storm to hit the Caribbean islands of the Bahamas since records began is on track to hit the US with one million people ordered to evacuate coastal areas in two states....
10:51, 2019-09-02

'Total devastation. Apocalyptic': Massive rescue effort in Bahamas; Hurricane Dorian leaves 20 dead The death toll from Hurricane Dorian reached seven in the Bahamas and was expected to climb as rescue teams raced the clock to aid survivors.        ...
05:00, 2019-09-05

Microsoft Bans Employees From Using Slack, Has AWS and Google Docs on a 'Discouraged' List PC giant Microsoft has informed its staff not to use popular chat app and competitor Slack, adding it to a list of “prohibited and discouraged technology” comprised of software and services that it does not want employees using outside of specific circumstances, Geekwire reported on Friday. Read mor...
06:00, 2019-06-23

'Howling like a train': Hurricane Dorian's winds ripped through the Bahamas; residents beg for aid Hurricane Dorian left devastation everywhere, flipping cars, tearing off roofs and stripping trees bare before ripping them from the sandy soil.        ...
11:17, 2019-09-06

U.K. Government ‘Extremely Concerned’ by Reports of China Detaining Hong Kong Consulate Employee (Bloomberg) — The U.K. said it was “extremely concerned” by reports that a Hong Kong consulate worker was detained during a recent trip to mainland China, a case that threatens to add to strains between Beijing and London. The statement came after news site HK01 reported that the U...
08:00, 2019-08-21

'Our government failed us': Bahamians were left to coordinate rescue efforts on social media after Hurricane Dorian Ramon Espinosa/AP Hurricane Dorian made landfall over the Bahamas on September 1 as a Category 5 storm and proceeded to devastate some areas of the Bahamas with relentless amounts of rain and wind. At least 30 people have been counted as killed in connection to the storm, but some Bahamians told In...
05:00, 2019-09-08

Stranded Bahamians wait to get off Abaco Island: 'Only animals can live here' Hundreds of Bahamians affected by Hurricane Dorian headed to the port at Grand Abaco Friday in desperate hope of getting off the storm-ravaged island as the death toll rose to 43....
14:00, 2019-09-07

Disney discouraged 'Star Wars' fans from visiting its new Galaxy's Edge area, and domestic park visits and profits dropped Reuters Disney actively discouraged people from visiting the new Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge area in Disneyland last quarter, pushing domestic park attendance down 3%. "Helped in part by some of our efforts, there was tremendous concern in the marketplace that there was going to be huge crowding," CEO...
17:17, 2019-08-08

What ‘Victory’ Looks Like: A Journey Through Shattered Syria On an eight-day visit, New York Times journalists given rare access to Syria found ruin, grief and generosity. What was missing after eight years of civil war? Young men and a middle class....
21:51, 2019-08-20

How war-shattered Aleppo is preserving its culture Thousands of Aleppians are using a Facebook group to share their way of life before the Syrian warGoing to the hammam was once a beloved ritual for Aleppo resident Atef Shikhouni and his friends. Recalling the boisterous, joyful experience, the 55-year-old wrote: “Here is a man shouting, ‘Where is t...
10:34, 2019-07-15

A Journey to Explore What ‘Victory’ Looks Like in a Shattered Syria On an eight-day visit, New York Times journalists given rare access to Syria found ruin, grief and generosity. What was missing after eight years of civil war? Young men and a middle class....
16:51, 2019-08-20

UFC fighter has nose shattered and disfigured following gruesome fight UFC fighter Mike Perry was taken to the hospital with breathing troubles after suffering a gruesome nose injury during his loss to Vicente Luque in the co-main event on Saturday in Uruguay....
22:00, 2019-08-11

Bruins and Blues have shattered idea of Stanley Cup blueprint And to think that in early January the Rangers’ interest was piqued indeed by chatter out of St. Louis that Vladimir Tarasenko would become available if the Blues were to put out their own version of The Letter and proceed with a facelift. Two weeks into 2019, the Rangers were ahead of St. Louis in....
00:17, 2019-05-26

Can You ID This Shattered Tail Light From A Parking Garage Accident? There’s a special circle of hell reserved for drivers who hit other cars and then leave—to say nothing of the drivers who do it to people. This wreck was pretty minor, thankfully, but it did leave behind a mystery. Let’s see if you, the eagle-eyed folks of the Jalopnik community, can identify this p...
22:51, 2019-08-21

Shattered ceiling: More college-educated women than men have jobs For the first time, there are more college-educated women than men in the labor force, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.FT_19.06.20_WomenLaborForce_Women-now-half-of-US-college-educated-labor-force-2.pngFigures show that women have edged college-educated men and now make up 50.2% of ...
16:34, 2019-06-21

The Bitter Life Of A Shattered Jockey: A Mostly True Story The 1973 Philadelphia Sports Writers Association Awards banquet wasn’t lacking for starpower. Flyers legend Bobby Clarke, who became only the ninth player in NHL history to score 100 points with his 104-point 1972-73 campaign, was one of the honorees. So too was Penn State running back and newly-min...
17:34, 2019-05-23

Ask The Salty Waitress: My boss wants me to pay for wine glasses I shattered Dear Salty, Last night as I was carrying some clean wine glasses from the kitchen out to the dining room, I slipped on a small spill in the kitchen and fell into some metal shelves. I broke all the nice glasses I was carrying and had a couple small cuts, but was otherwise fine. The chef/owner of the...
20:51, 2019-08-09

Nevada teen suffers a shattered jaw after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth NBC — A Nevada teen had to go to the emergency room after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth. The incident happened in March of last year, but was recently profiled in the New England Journal of Medicine. The explosion shattered the 17 year old’s jaw, knocked out several of his teeth a...
06:00, 2019-06-21

In Recaptured Afghan District, Shattered Forces Show Hints of a Rebound Afghan forces recaptured the district of Khwaja Umari, which fell last year to the Taliban. It is a sign that younger leaders are making gains against the militants....
22:34, 2019-06-22

"Shattered Glass Ceiling": Mehbooba Mufti's Message To Nirmala Sitharaman After she was appointed as India's first full time woman finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman was today congratulated for her accomplishment by another prominent woman leader - former Jammu and......
20:51, 2019-05-31

Kingston WW2 bomb: "Controlled detonation" leaves residents' windows shattered Residents in south west London have expressed concerns over damage caused to their homes from the controlled detonation of a World War Two bomb found nearby....
20:17, 2019-05-27

When life shattered all my dreams, the magic of cinema held me aloft | Kerrie McCure After the grief of chronic illness, I’d given up on love and joy. But attending film festivals lit a bright new path back to myselfI was five years old when I fell in love with cinema. We were watching Pinocchio in an old theatre, crowded and noisy with parents and kids. I had a Heart ice-cream clen...
23:00, 2019-08-06

Search on for 'monkey' in Texas town after reports of primate swinging through trees, attacking residents: reports Police and animal control staffers continued their search Tuesday for a loose primate that has been reportedly spotted swinging through trees and terrorizing residents in small Texas town over the past two days....
03:34, 2019-09-12

Kennedy family mourns Saoirse Kennedy Hill: 'Our hearts are shattered' The Kennedy family is mourning the loss of Robert F. Kennedy's 22-year-old granddaughter, Saoirse Kennedy Hill, who died Thursday.        ...
19:51, 2019-08-02

Big government vs. small government: Here's how much your state spends on you The average spending per capita varies from as little as $7,430 in one state to nearly triple that amount in others.       ...
05:51, 2019-07-14

The islands more radioactive than Chernobyl Radiation levels across parts of the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, where the United States tested nuclear bombs during the Cold War, are higher than areas contaminated by the Chernobyl and Fukushima nuclear disasters, new research suggests....
20:51, 2019-07-17

U.S. NHC says 40% chance of cyclone off Windward Islands A tropical wave located several hundred miles east of the Windward Islands has a 40% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday....
06:34, 2019-09-21

NHC says 60% chance of cyclone near Windward Islands A low pressure system located about 1,100 miles (1,770 km) east-southeast of the Windward Islands has a 60% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday....
06:17, 2019-08-24

Blackstone to buy five hotels in Greek islands Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe, a unit of U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group , agreed to buy five hotels in Greece from Louis Group in a deal valued at 178.6 million euros ($197 million), the firm said on Friday....
14:00, 2019-09-20

Wildfire prompts evacuations in Canary Islands A wildfire in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of a small town in Gran Canaria island on Saturday, and officials said the blaze had a "great potential" to spread....
00:51, 2019-08-18

How students are learning about 9/11 at Sky Islands High School TUCSON – Wednesday morning, Sky Islands Public High School held a presentation for students to learn more about the history of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Lucas Bogard, a teacher at the school, says he has a very clear memory of exactly where he was on this day. Bogard says, “I ...
18:51, 2019-09-12

UK suffers major UN defeat over Chagos Islands The United Nations General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly to condemn the UK's continued occupation of the Chagos Islands -- a humiliating defeat for London on its continued colonial legacy....
07:17, 2019-05-23

| 5 000 evacuated as Canary Islands wildfire rages A raging wildfire on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria forced the evacuation of some 5 000 people, authorities said, warning it could take days for the blaze to be brought under control....
10:51, 2019-08-20

4 Killed In 6.8-Magnitude Earthquake Off Indonesia Islands A powerful undersea earthquake that struck off the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java has killed four people and damaged hundreds of buildings, the nation's disaster agency said on Saturday....
15:00, 2019-08-03

The perfect islands where horses play in the surf Mozambique's Bazaruto Archipelago offers secluded, beautiful island beach escapes with luxury lodge accommodations, diving, snorkeling and swimming plus encounters with horses....
22:00, 2019-06-07

U.S. reassessing aid to Solomon Islands after Taiwan ties cut The United States is reassessing its assistance to the Solomon Islands after the Pacific nation cut ties with Taiwan in favor of China this week, a senior official in the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) said on Wednesday....
03:00, 2019-09-19

US may dump 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands A US government agency is proposing using 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Islands, located 30 miles off the coast of San Francisco. The US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) was spearheading the proposal, which it claimed would eradicate tens of ...
23:00, 2019-07-08

Conservatives win Faroes Islands general election Initial results: conservative opposition People’s Party has won Saturday’s general election in the Faeroe Islands as the ruling Social Democratic Party lost its position as the biggest party in the parliament on this semi-autonomous Danish territory....
13:17, 2019-09-01

Endurance athlete attempts to swim between Caribbean islands Endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy will attempt an unprecedented 150km swim from Barbados to St Lucia on Friday in an effort to complete the longest ocean swim in history....
20:51, 2019-09-12

Australia prime minister offers more aid to Solomon Islands CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister says his nation will boost spending on infrastructure in the Solomon Islands, but notes the increased aid commitment is not linked to the South Pacific nation’s diplomatic allegiance to Taiwan. Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced ...
12:00, 2019-06-03

Alleged migrant smugglers arrested on Greek islands Greek police have arrested 15 people suspected of facilitating migrant smuggling on two Greek islands. There are reports they charged up to €6,000 to make false travel documents....
22:34, 2019-07-18

Greenland is off the market – but which other islands or towns could Donald Trump buy? From Chilean isles to whole Italian villages, it is possible to purchase a lot of property in a hurry, even for non-billionairesIt’s been a while since the United States went around buying up bits of the world, and with US president Donald Trump’s ambition to own Greenland seemingly thwarted, there ...
09:51, 2019-08-22

US tourists drown during Turks and Caicos Islands vacation Three Texas tourists, including a married couple, drowned during a vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands, authorities and reports said Tuesday. The couple, Irma Barrera, 33, and her husband, Roy Perez, 38, were vacationing with their 15-year-old daughter and the third victim and his daughter, whe...
13:51, 2019-08-07

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces 8,000 people to evacuate An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday, forcing emergency workers to evacuate more than 8,000 people...
15:00, 2019-08-19

FBI searches Jeffrey Epstein's home in Virgin Islands News of the search came days after Jeffrey Epstein, a former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, died from an apparent suicide while in jail in Manhattan, where he faced child sex trafficking charges....
23:17, 2019-08-12

Solomon Islands: bay hit by oil spill suffers second contamination crisis An estimated 5,000 tonnes of bauxite has spilled into Kangava Bay, where a tanker ran aground in FebruaryA second major spill has hit the pristine Solomon Islands bay where a bulk carrier ran aground on a coral reef and leaked oil earlier this year.On Monday, an estimated 5,000 tonnes of bauxite, th...
10:17, 2019-07-05

Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4,000 as wildfire spreads A wildfire sweeping across Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of 4,000 people on Sunday and officials warned tackling the blaze was being complicated by a combination of high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity....
23:17, 2019-08-18

British deal with US over Chagos Islands not its finest hour It was not Britain's finest hour.  In the mid-60s Harold Wilson wanted Polaris missiles, the US sought a base in the middle of the Indian Ocean.  ...
19:51, 2019-05-23

2019 Caribbean travel warnings: What islands are safe? The U.S. has issued travel warnings across the Caribbean citing crime, even at exclusive resorts. But at least 12 islands are considered safe.       ...
15:00, 2019-07-24

China threatens UK with military response over disputed islands China has warned Britain against sailing ships through disputed waters in the South China Sea, saying that such a move would be "hostile" and hinting that Beijing would be forced to responded militarily....
05:00, 2019-09-10

5 Mediterranean Islands the Tourist Mobs Haven't Invaded Yet Attention: Summer-vacation procrastinators. We’ve identified five Mediterranean islands that offer fabulous food, accommodations and seascapes but remain well-kept secrets—for now....
20:34, 2019-07-05

Solomon Islands switches recognition from Taiwan to China The decision is a major win for China as it seeks to turn a dwindling number of countries that recognize Taiwan. The loss leaves Taiwan recognized by only 16 countries....
16:17, 2019-09-17

Solomon Islands establishes diplomatic ties with China Solomon Islands says the decision to switch diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China was based on "national needs." The development leaves Taiwan more isolated than ever....
18:00, 2019-09-21

Galápagos Islands: outcry after Ecuador allows US military to use airstrip Political row sparked after government gave US permission to use island for anti-narcotics flightsThe Galápagos Islands are at the centre of political row in Ecuador after the government agreed to allow US anti-narcotics planes to use an airstrip on the archipelago which inspired Charles Darwin’s th...
23:34, 2019-06-17

Australia PM in Solomon Islands to build ties with eye on China Prime Minister Scott Morrison arrived in the Solomon Islands on Sunday, the first visit by an Australian leader in more than a decade as Western nations seek to rein in China's influence in the Pacific....
10:51, 2019-06-02

UN demands Britain end rule of Chagos Islands in 6 months The U.N. General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly to demand that Britain end its "colonial administration" of the Chagos Archipelago, which includes the U.S. air base on Diego Garcia....
21:34, 2019-05-22

Showers, thunderstorms from Jerry to graze Leeward Islands Jerry continued its journey to the west on Friday as it neared the Leeward Islands. Jerry, which became a hurricane Thursday, is the 10th named storm and the fourth recognized hurricane of 2019 Atlantic season....
04:34, 2019-09-21

Ramos sets record in Spain’s win over Faeroe Islands TORSHAVN, Faeroe Islands (AP) — The Spanish soccer federation says Sergio Ramos has become the player with most wins with a national team after Spain defeated the Faeroe Islands 4-1 in qualifying for the 2020 European Championship on Friday. Ramos contributed with a sixth-minute goal in what was his...
01:00, 2019-06-08

Japan protests Chinese activity near disputed islands TOKYO (AP) — Japan is protesting what is says was an unauthorized Chinese maritime survey within its economic waters near disputed East China Sea islands. Japan’s Foreign Ministry says it lodged a protest with Beijing after a Chinese maritime research ship was seen dropping a wire-like object ...
15:17, 2019-06-17

"Environmental Tragedy" As Canary Islands Fire Out Of Control A fire raged out of control on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria Monday, forcing evacuations as flames rose so high even water-dropping planes could not operate in what was dubbed an......
15:51, 2019-08-20

UK suffers crushing defeat in UN vote on Chagos Islands General assembly strongly condemns British occupation of Indian Ocean territoryThe United Nations general assembly has overwhelmingly backed a motion condemning Britain’s occupation of the remote Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean.The 116-6 vote left the UK diplomatically isolated and was also a mea...
07:00, 2019-05-23

Jerry to strengthen into hurricane as it nears Caribbean islands The Atlantic basin has become a cauldron of tropical activity in recent weeks, and the latest system to bubble up far out over the Atlantic Ocean is Tropical Storm Jerry, which came alive early Wednesday....
15:00, 2019-09-19

Hurricane heads for Florida after brushing Caribbean islands Hurricane Dorian is moving over open waters after doing limited damage in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, though forecasters warn it is gaining strength and is likely to grow into a dangerous storm while heading toward the Bahamas and Florida...
09:34, 2019-08-29

Britain Dealt Defeat at U.N. Over Its Control of Chagos Islands United Nations members voted 116 to 6 in support of a resolution demanding that Britain give Mauritius the Chagos Islands, home to an important American military base....
09:01, 2019-05-23

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, promising that the thousands affected by the fire would get help in rebuilding....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Erick, Flossie to bring glancing blows to Hawaiian Islands Hurricane Erick and Tropical Storm Flossie will pose a dual threat to the Hawaiian Islands beginning at the middle of this week and continuing into early next week....
18:51, 2019-07-31

Australia waters down Pacific Islands plea on climate crisis Forum’s chair describes leaders’ 12 hours of talks as ‘very, very tough struggle’Australia stands in opposition to other Pacific Islands nations after distancing itself from language calling for urgent action on climate change at a regional meeting in Tuvalu.Eighteen leaders including Australia’s Sc...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Pacific Islands leaders agree on climate plan with loopholes Pacific Islands leaders failed to agree on tough new climate change commitments at an annual summit on Thursday, agreeing instead to endorse a plan that allows them to opt out of specific measures they opposed....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Artificial Scottish islands are thousands of years older than thought Ancient inhabitants of Scotland built islands in the country’s lochs, with most thought to be about 2800 years old – but several actually date back 5600 years...
15:17, 2019-06-12

Jeffrey Epstein an ‘evil genius’ for filing will in the Virgin Islands Jeffrey Epstein is still making trouble for his alleged victims from the grave. By filing his will in the US Virgin Islands, the pedophile added another layer of difficulty for his sex-abuse accusers to get a piece of his estate, several lawyers told The Post on Tuesday. “He is in some way as brilli...
06:00, 2019-08-21

Raging Canary Islands wildfire sparks mass evacuation Hundreds of people have been evacuated as firefighters on the island of Gran Canaria try to bring a huge wildfire under control. Police have detained a man who allegedly started the fire using welding equipment....
03:00, 2019-08-12

Fascinating Artifacts from the Battle of the Egadi Islands are Pulled from the Depths Underwater archaeologists have recovered a treasure trove of artifacts off the coast of Sicily from the site of the first ancient naval battle ever discovered , including warship rams, helmets, armor, and weapons dating back 2,000 years. ...
18:51, 2019-08-02

Australia coal use is 'existential threat' to Pacific islands, says Fiji PM Frank Bainimarama appeals to larger neighbour to ‘more fully appreciate’ climate risks and reduce carbon emissionsThe prime minister of Fiji has warned Australia to reduce its coal emissions and do more to combat climate change as regional leaders prepare to gather in Tuvalu ahead of the Pacific Isl...
10:00, 2019-08-12

Chagos Islands: isolated UK and US face thrashing in UN vote on ownership General assembly expected to vote in favour of UK ceding control of Indian Ocean archipelago – site of major US airbase – to MauritiusThe UK and US are facing a diplomatic rout at the United Nations on Wednesday when the general assembly is expected to vote overwhelmingly to demand Britain relinquis...
17:51, 2019-05-21

Beijing vows to defend 'islands and rocks' in the South China Sea A high-level colonel in the Chinese military admits there's a possibility of a "miscalculation" in the South China Sea, but defended China's "need" to protect what Beijing deems as its territory....
17:17, 2019-06-03

Atlantic tropical disturbance may develop as it approaches Leeward Islands A disturbance over the central Atlantic is the only feature that has a chance of development in the next week, but that system is forecast to approach the Leeward Islands....
19:34, 2019-08-02

Canary Islands wildfire prompts 9,000 evacuations; reaches park An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9,000 the number of people evacuated from eight municipalities and reaching a natural park, authorities said on Monday....
03:00, 2019-08-20

Radiation Levels at the Marshall Islands Remain Disturbingly High An analysis of soil samples, ocean sediment, and fruits from the Marshall Islands—the site of nearly 70 nuclear weapons tests during the 1940s and 1950s—has revealed alarmingly high levels of radiation, with some regions at levels exceeding areas affected by the Fukushima and Chernobyl disasters.Rea...
21:51, 2019-07-15

Solomon Islands Ends Ties With Taiwan, Stands by China The Solomon Islands has decided to break off diplomatic relations with Taiwan and cast its lot with China, Taiwan’s president said, as Beijing increases pressure on Taiwan ahead of the island’s presidential election in January....
19:51, 2019-09-16

9,000 People Forced to Evacuate Over Wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands (LISBON, Portugal) — An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday, forcing emergency workers to evacuate more than 9,000 people, authorities said. The blaze — described by the local fire department as “a ...
19:17, 2019-08-19

Marshall Islands in Pacific Ocean to develop own cryptocurrency: report A small island nation in the Pacific Ocean with a population of 75,000 is moving forward with developing its own cryptocurrency, according to a Thursday report....
21:51, 2019-09-12

Quake of magnitude 6.4 strikes off Kermadec islands in Pacific: USGS A 6.4 magnitude quake struck off the Kermadec islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of damage in area frequently hit by quakes....
02:34, 2019-06-28

England should consider Pacific Islands tour, says coach Scott Wisemantel • Attack coach says tier-one nations must do more to help• ‘No reason England can’t go there’ says WisemantelWhen England’s attack coach, Scott Wisemantel, discusses the state of Pacific Island rugby it pays to listen. When he urges the Rugby Football Union to arrange tours to Tonga, Samoa and Fiji ...
00:17, 2019-09-18

Climbing and diving on Kalymnos: an Aegean islands adventure continues Kalymnos, second hop on our tour of lesser-known islands, has many rock-climbing highlights – and some sweet spots for scuba diving• Read part 1 of Kevin’s odyssey: IkariaI’m sitting on the shady patio of the Paradisio cafe in Vlychadia, overlooking an azure bay. My wet swimming kit is drying on the...
11:51, 2019-08-04

Small islands might be the first to achieve a full-electric transport system At a recent talk on the UK’s energy sector, the head of an electric utility company claimed that “the problem of decarbonizing our electricity sector is fixed”. Eyebrows were raised at this, but his point quickly became clear. The technologies needed to decarbonize the UK’s electricity system now ex...
16:51, 2019-06-30

South Korea starts drills at Japan-claimed islands South Korea's navy has launched a drill around a group of small islands claimed by both Tokyo and Seoul as the feud between the two countries escalates. Japan said the islands were "obviously" part of its territory....
15:00, 2019-08-25

Japan to hire guards for contested islands also claimed by China Japan's National Police Agency has asked the government to pay for more than 100 police officers to guard the country's remote territories, including a group of contested islands that are also claimed by China....
14:34, 2019-09-05

China launches exercises on disputed Paracel Islands, report says China continues to engage in exercises in the South China Sea despite recent protest from ASEAN member states, according to a Vietnamese press report....
12:51, 2019-08-07

Solomon Islands poised to switch allegiance from Taiwan to China Pacific nation is one of the few countries that recognise Taiwan, but this may soon changeThe Solomon Islands intends to sever diplomatic ties with Taiwan and align itself with Beijing, the leader of a high-level government team representing the South Pacific archipelago has said.The switch, which s...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Japan wants to hire guards for contested islands also claimed by China Japan's National Police Agency has asked the government to pay for more than 100 police officers to guard the country's remote territories, including a group of contested islands that are also claimed by China....
14:17, 2019-09-04

In Blow to Taiwan, Solomon Islands Is Said to Switch Relations to China The move, which Taiwan denounced as bribery by Beijing, is a setback to both Taipei’s global standing and Washington’s regional diplomacy in the Pacific....
18:17, 2019-09-16

Australian PM to visit Solomon Islands as it eyes switch to One China policy Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit the Solomon Islands next week, two sources familiar with the plans said on Monday, as Western nations seek to rein in China's influence on the tiny Pacific island....
05:01, 2019-05-27

Seas rise, hope sinks: Tuvalu's vanishing islands – in pictures One of the world’s most climate-vulnerable countries is already suffering floods, droughts and coral bleachingAll photographs by Sean Gallagher Continue reading......
08:51, 2019-05-27

Solomon Islands eyes shift in diplomatic ties to China from Taiwan The Solomon Islands, one of Taiwan's few remaining diplomatic allies, has formed a team of ministers to talk to Beijing ahead of a possible switch in ties that could be unveiled as early as this week, the chief of a parliamentary panel said....
01:34, 2019-09-02

Farne Islands seabirds in danger as heavy rain kills chicks National Trust says species decline apparent as climate crisis brings more frequent destructive storms in summerSeabirds nesting on the remote Farne Islands have been hit by heavy rain which has killed many of their young, the National Trust said.Arctic terns, puffins, guillemots and shags, all suff...
19:17, 2019-06-27

The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom Explosion in number of boats carrying cocaine and meth from Latin America to Australia is causing havoc for islands on the wayIt is the drug route you’ve never heard of: a multi-billion dollar operation involving cocaine and methamphetamines being packed into the hulls of sailing boats in the US and...
22:17, 2019-06-23

Radiation levels in Marshall Islands still exceed Fukushima, Chernobyl: study Radiation levels across the Marshall Islands in the central Pacific Ocean, where the United States conducted more than 65 nuclear tests during the Cold War, are still alarmingly high — even higher than Fukushima and Chernobyl in some parts, a new study shows. Researchers at Columbia University teste...
08:51, 2019-07-16

Pacific Islands Forum: Tuvalu children welcome leaders with a climate plea Climate crisis is more than a meeting agenda item in a host country that could be left uninhabitable by rising sea levelsAs the leaders of Pacific countries step off their planes at Funafuti airport this week for the Pacific Islands Forum, they are being met by the children of Tuvalu, who sit submer...
16:00, 2019-08-11

Parts of the Marshall Islands are more radioactive than Chernobyl and Fukushima, study finds Radiation levels across parts of the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, where the United States tested nuclear bombs during the Cold War, are higher than areas contaminated by the Chernobyl and Fukushima nuclear disasters, new research suggests....
20:01, 2019-07-17

Solomon Islands to sever ties with Taiwan, shift alliance to Beijing The Solomon Islands intends to sever diplomatic ties with Taiwan and align itself with Beijing, the leader of a high-level government team representing the South Pacific archipelago has said....
10:51, 2019-09-05

Mass graves found on Scottish islands may be ancient tsunami victims A rare tsunami may have struck the islands of Shetland and Orkney off the UK’s north coast 5500 years ago, killing dozens of people who had to be hastily buried...
18:17, 2019-05-21

The plan to build mega wind farms and artificial islands in North Sea A radical plan to build artificial islands in the North Sea that act as hubs for mega wind farms has received a boost after an analysis said it was feasible...
23:17, 2019-07-15

414 million pieces of plastic found on remote Australian islands: Study Almost 1 million shoes and over 370,000 toothbrushes -- they're among the 414 million pieces of plastic found washed ashore on the remote Cocos (Keeling) Islands, according to new research....
14:38, 2019-05-21

Australia removes climate 'crisis' from Pacific islands draft declaration Sources say Canberra has softened language, getting rid of all but one reference to coalSupport our independent journalism with a single or recurring contributionAustralia has succeeded in removing all but one reference to coal on the draft communique of the Pacific Islands Forum, and is expected to...
05:00, 2019-08-15

Solomon Islands recognizes Beijing as diplomatic stranglehold tightens around Taiwan  The island nation’s defection whittled the number of countries that recognize Taiwan down to just 16 after Beijing flipped key allies over objections from Washington....
15:17, 2019-09-16

Japan-South Korea tussle over disputed islands spreads to Olympics, again A war of words over ownership of a group of tiny islands in the sea between Japan and South Korea spilled over to the Olympics again as Tokyo on Wednesday criticized Seoul's complaint over the labeling of a map of Japan on the Tokyo Games' website....
09:34, 2019-07-24

China, Solomon Islands sign agreement to establish diplomatic ties China and the Solomon Islands signed an agreement on Saturday to establish diplomatic ties after the Pacific island nation ditched relations with Taiwan, which Beijing claims as a Chinese province....
12:34, 2019-09-21

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's shares....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Japan To Set Up Police Unit To Patrol Disputed Islands In East China Sea Japan will launch a special police unit equipped with submachine guns and helicopters to patrol disputed isles in the East China Sea -- a source of tension between Tokyo and Beijing, according to......
08:51, 2019-09-02

US may dump 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands to halt invasive rodents A U.S. government agency is proposing the deployment of 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Islands, located 30 miles off the coast of San Francisco....
03:17, 2019-07-08

Russia unsure if Japan-U.S. treaty revision will affect islands dispute Russia will need to wait for the United States and Japan to revise their security treaty before deciding how it is going to affect Moscow-Tokyo talks on disputed islands, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov said on Saturday....
15:51, 2019-06-29

Taiwan warns Solomon Islands of China 'debt trap' in diplomatic switch Taiwan on Friday warned the Solomon Islands which intends to switch diplomatic ties to China that such a move had left some Pacific nations in a "debt trap"....
09:00, 2019-09-06

Radiation levels in Marshall Islands higher than Fukushima, Chernobyl, study finds Radiation levels across the Marshall Islands in the central Pacific Ocean, where the United States conducted more than 65 nuclear tests during the Cold War, are still alarmingly high — even higher than Fukushima and Chernobyl in some parts, a new study shows....
06:34, 2019-07-16

Jeffrey Epstein flew to Virgin Islands with 11, 12-year-old girls in 2018, witness says An air traffic controller, who worked at the Cyril E. King Airport in the U.S. Virgin Islands, said she saw Jeffrey Epstein disembark his plane with two white girls “who appeared” to be 11 to 12 years old....
21:17, 2019-09-12

Paradise islands of Pacific increasingly vulnerable to climate change, as UN boosts resilience A seeming paradise, life on the Pacific islands is threatened by climate change and extreme weather, frustrated by remoteness and a lack of educational and economic opportunities. Secretary-General António Guterres begins a visit to the region this weekend, where he will speak to people living on so...
17:17, 2019-05-21

Radiation levels at Marshall Islands test sites 10 times greater than Chernobyl More than a half-century after the United States government ended nuclear tests on the Marshall Islands, radiation levels are still dangerously high....
20:51, 2019-07-16

Are the Hawaii protests working? Telescope backers seek permit in Canary Islands Amid the fourth week of protests, backers of the Thirty Meter Telescope are reportedly seeking a permit for an alternative site in the Canary Islands.        ...
14:34, 2019-08-06

Exclusive: Pence rebuffs Solomon Islands PM after nation cuts ties with Taiwan U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has canceled plans to meet with the leader of the Solomon Islands to discuss development partnerships after the Pacific island cut ties with Taiwan in favor of China this week, a senior U.S. official said on Tuesday....
07:17, 2019-09-18

Global Climate Strike: Children In Australia, Pacific Islands Begin Rally Children in Australia and the Pacific Islands kicked off a millions-strong global climate strike Friday -- heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg and demanding adults take action to......
07:17, 2019-09-20

'Get it together': False emergency sirens spark déjà vu on Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Maui Emergency sirens accidentally went off on Oahu and Maui Wednesday, rattling nerves as Hawaii residents recalled surviving a false missile alarm.        ...
08:34, 2019-09-19

Russia, Japan make progress in joint activities on disputed islands: Putin Russia and Japan have moved forward in setting up joint economic activities on a disputed chain of islands, President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday after discussing a peace treaty with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe....
15:00, 2019-06-29

Australian PM to visit Solomon Islands as Pacific nation eyes ties to China Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit the Solomon Islands next week, he said on Monday, as Western nations seek to rein in China's influence on the tiny Pacific island. With the United States and its allies keen to ensure China does not increase its foothold in the Pacific, protecti...
09:51, 2019-05-27

Pacific islands will survive climate crisis because they 'pick our fruit', Australia's deputy PM says Exclusive: Michael McCormack says island nations want Australia to shut down industry ‘so they can survive’Pacific island nations affected by the climate crisis will continue to survive “because many of their workers come here to pick our fruit”, Australia’s deputy prime minister has said. Michael M...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Paradise lost: 400 million pieces of trash discovered on beaches of remote tropical islands We know trash is everywhere on Earth, all the way from the top of Mount Everest to the very bottom of the ocean. Now, giant mounds of it are even washing up on the shores of otherwise pristine tropical islands in the Indian Ocean.        ...
15:34, 2019-05-21

Nuclear waste, rising seas and Trump: Marshall Islands struggles to stay above water The Marshall Islands is literally struggling to stay above water but its President Hilda Heine told Reuters she had saved her breath rather than try to persuade U.S. President Donald Trump to hear its climate change message....
16:34, 2019-06-21

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged sex trafficking involved locations in NY, Virgin Islands, Florida, NM ranch: attorney Billionaire financier and registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is due in court Monday following an arrest on new charges that he trafficked young girls across state lines including New York, the Virgin Islands, Florida and a ranch in New Mexico, according to an attorney for the accusers....
06:34, 2019-07-08

Spain 4-0 Faroe Islands: Rodrigo Moreno and Paco Alcacer net two apiece in easy Euro 2020 qualifying win Two goals apiece from Rodrigo Moreno and Paco Alcacer gave Spain a comfortable 4-0 win over the Faroe Islands in Euro 2020 qualifying in Gijon on Sunday night....
23:34, 2019-09-08

The Bahamas’ Big Need is Tourists, It Says The 700-island nation is in mourning after the devastation of Hurricane Dorian. But with the country dependent upon tourism, travel officials say that many hotels and resorts are open and eager for visitors....
17:51, 2019-09-17

Wednesday's Daily Brief: Women boost work profits, saving biodiversity, UK loses Chagos Islands vote, Gaza funding, malaria-free in Argentina, Algeria Today's top stories include: boosting profits at work by hiring more women leaders; saving biodiversity to beat climate change; General Assembly condemns UK over Chagos Islands; just a month of funding left for Gaza; celebrating malaria-free Algeria and Argentina; and justice experts dicuss how best...
14:51, 2019-05-23

How to help the Bahamas recover: Go on vacation Hurricane Dorian all but leveled the northern Bahamas — which is why they so badly need tourism dollars in the lower islands that managed to avoid devastation. Roughly 60% of the nation’s gross domestic product comes from tourism, according to a 2019 Heritage Foundation report. And they&...
08:00, 2019-09-11

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near Bahamas An area of disturbed weather over the central and southeastern Bahamas has a 70% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Thursday....
15:51, 2019-09-12

Swimming with sea turtles in the Bahamas A Florida couple volunteers to help research green sea turtles in the Bahamas before they get married. For more interesting adventures watch Once in a Lifetime...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Epstein's islands: Little St. James and Great St. James Fox News went to Jeffrey Epstein's two islands in the U.S. Virgin Islands - Little St. James and Great St. James on Aug. 17, 2019. Each had a lone guard watching over the multi-million dollar properties....
23:00, 2019-08-19

Bahamas has potential for tropical development AccuWeather meteorologists and National Hurricane Center forecasters are monitoring the southwestern Atlantic Ocean for potential gradual tropical development later this week....
00:34, 2019-07-22

Tropical Depression Nine forms near Bahamas Tropical Depression Nine has formed near the Bahamas and is forecast to become a tropical storm on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said on Friday....
07:51, 2019-09-14