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US Commerce Secretary warns weather staff for contradicting Trump: report

But erring too greatly on the side of the caution can spread panic and lead to the unnecessary movement of millions of people.

10 Sep 2019 10:47 AM

Hurricane Dorian makes landfall in Canada

Dorian was initially expected to hit as a Category 1 hurricane, but the National Hurricane Centre in Miami upgraded it to a Category 2.

08 Sep 2019 8:27 AM

Donald Trump shows altered map of Hurricane Dorian's path

Trump in a tweet had named Alabama as one of states that could be hit. National Weather Service denied that in its own tweet 20 min later.

05 Sep 2019 2:13 PM

Death toll rises to 20 in Hurricane Dorian in Bahamas

In Abacos, 17 people died while three deaths were reported in Grand Bahama, the minister told The Washington Post.

05 Sep 2019 10:01 AM

5 killed as Hurricane Dorian lash Bahamas, confirms Prime Minister

The Coast Guard said more than 20 cutters were on standby in Key West, Florida for rescue operations in the Bahamas and the Caribbean.

03 Sep 2019 11:01 AM


Category 5 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.

02 Sep 2019 9:19 AM

Florida faces 'absolute monster' hurricane: Donald Trump, see video

Trump cancelled visit to Poland scheduled for weekend and Florida's governor expanded a state of emergency to prepare for Hurricane Dorian.

30 Aug 2019 9:43 AM

Donald Trump suggests 'nuking hurricanes' to stop them hitting US: report

During a hurricane briefing, Trump asked if it were possible to disrupt hurricanes forming off the coast of Africa by dropping nuclear bomb.

26 Aug 2019 8:10 AM

Hurricane Florence death toll climbs to 31 as flooding wreaks havoc

More than a dozen rivers across North Carolina were at major flood stage on Monday or threatening to rise to critical levels.

18 Sep 2018 1:31 PM

Yum-yum rum time

Rum is a major flavouring agent used in baking cakes, cookies and is also used as marinades in Caribbean dishes.

16 Sep 2018 12:09 AM


Scientists peer into heart of hurricanes to improve intensity forecast

There are more than a dozen scientific models for predicting hurricane intensity but they are of limited use, scientists say.

15 Jul 2018 6:08 PM

17th big Atlantic storm takes shape in busy season

With devastating storms like Harvey, Irma and Maria, this has been the busiest Atlantic hurricane season since 2005.

08 Nov 2017 1:41 PM

Jennifer Lopez donates USD 1 million to Puerto Rico for Hurricane Relief

The singer announced she was donating proceeds of her Las Vegas show to aid hurricane relief in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.

25 Sep 2017 1:01 PM

Hurricane Harvey moves into Louisiana leaving at least 35 dead, 17 missing

The storm has forced 32,000 people into shelters since coming ashore on Friday as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in half century.

31 Aug 2017 1:12 PM

Hawk seeks refuge inside man's cab during storm

Hawk becomes unlikely sidekick to a cab driver from Texas when it seeks refuge inside the man’s vehicle and refuses to leave.

28 Aug 2017 2:34 PM