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Hurricane Irma was upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane on Tuesday with winds of up to 185 mph, some of the strongest winds ever seen in an Atlantic sto..
Tropical Storm Maria strengthened into a hurricane on Sunday afternoon and was expected to continue to gain strength, the National Hurricane Center wa..
Less than two weeks after Hurricane Irma began carving a path of destruction across the Caribbean, several islands in the region are bracing for Maria..
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OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities ordered hundreds of visitors Monday to leave much of North Carolina’s Outer Banks, warily eyeing Hurricane Maria alr..
The Latest on tropical weather (all times local): 2 p.m. Hurricane Maria is continuing its northward crawl over the Atlantic, well offshore of the U.S..
Jennifer Lopez announced on Sunday that she is donating $1 million from the proceeds of her Las Vegas show to hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico...
Putting her money where he mouth is! Jennifer Lopez announced that she's donating $1 million to the hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico, just days..
I grew up with two Indian cuisines: The food I ate in Indian restaurants on special occasions, and the food cooked by my grandmother. The biggest diff..
There is nothing more inspiring than when a celebrity donates a large chunk of their income to a good cause, and Jennifer Lopez is just the latest to ..
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is on track to gradually raise interest rates given the recent inflation weakness is fading and the U.S..
Puerto Rican survivors are in dire need of assistance after facing the wrath of two historic tropical storms, Irma and Maria. In the wake of Hurricane..
Throughout 2017, Jamaican reggae artist Chronixx has experienced a tremendous surge in his career fortunes. In late February, Chronixx and his band Zi..
The Latest on tropical weather (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Vacationers are packing up and business owners are bracing for another financial hit this..
As the unprecedented fallout from hurricanes Irma and Maria continues to reveal itself in Puerto Rico, Jennifer Lopez has promised that help is on the..
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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is on track to gradually raise interest rates given the recent inflation weakness is fading and the U.S..
Cruises from San Juan, Puerto Rico won't be resuming this week after all. With San Juan and the surrounding area still reeling from the effects of Hur..
Cruises from San Juan, Puerto Rico won't be resuming this week after all. With San Juan and the surrounding area still reeling from the effects of Hur..
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is on track to gradually raise interest rates given the recent inflation weakness is fading and the U.S..
BERLIN — The Latest on the outcome of Germany's national election (all times local): 4:35 p.m. Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka is condemning peo..
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended an election campaign that left her conservative bloc in first place but significantly weakened ..
The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has been relentless. Storm after storm has formed, pelting the Caribbean, US, and Mexico with relentless rains, pun..
The 'On The Floor' hitmaker - who revealed two weeks ago she hasn't heard from her family on the island since a series of hurricanes hit the area - re..
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is on track to gradually raise interest rates given the recent inflation weakness is fading and the U.S..
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BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended an election campaign that left her conservative bloc in first place but significantly weakened as sh..
Jennifer Lopez is spearheading a major effort to help hurricane victims in Puerto Rico, and she's starting with a donation of $1 million to hurricane ..
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is on track to gradually raise interest rates given the recent inflation weakness is fading and the U.S..
(Reuters) - D.R. Horton Inc (DHI.N), the No.1 U.S. homebuilder, drastically cut its 2017 forecast for cash flow from operations due to delays caused b..
FILE PHOTO: William Dudley, President of the New York Federal Reserve Bank, answers a question, after addressing the Indian businessmen at the Bombay ..
FILE PHOTO: William Dudley, President of the New York Federal Reserve Bank, answers a question, after addressing the Indian businessmen at the Bombay ..
The Federal Reserve is on track to gradually raise interest rates given factors depressing inflation are "fading" and the U.S. economy's fundamentals ..
Only days after monster storm Irma made landfall in Florida, canceling and delaying thousands of flights, the head of the world’s largest airline appe..
Voodoo rituals are more than mere show. As Yvonne Schaffler was able to demonstrate with the support of the Austrian Science Fund FWF, such rituals fu..
BERLIN — The Latest on the outcome of Germany's national election (all times local): 11:30 a.m. A German business leader is calling on the country's p..
With a furious hurricane season causing waves of flight cancellations in recent weeks, it was no surprise that airline stocks have pulled back sharply..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Irma mangled Florida’s national and state parks, turning places meant to be enjoyed into disaster zones that could take ..
BERLIN — The Latest on the outcome of Germany's national election (all times local): 9:20 a.m. A leader of the nationalist Alternative for Germany has..
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel was embarking Monday on a complicated quest to form a new government for Europe's biggest economy and fi..
Living conditions in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico are growing worse by the day, with tired, bewildered people lining up to buy scarce fuel and food S..
BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel was embarking Monday on a complicated quest to form a new government for Europe's biggest economy and find an..
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — In a story Sept. 19 about Haitians settling in Mexico, The Associated Press misidentified the pastor of a Tijuana church. His n..
TIJUANA, Mexico — In a story Sept. 19 about Haitians settling in Mexico, The Associated Press misidentified the pastor of a Tijuana church. His name i..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Hurricane Maria's destruction has set Puerto Rico back decades, even as authorities worked to assess the extent of the damage..
Capital Weather Gang's Angela Fritz explains the four factors that are behind a busy 2017 Atlantic hurricane season. (Claritza Jimenez/The Washington ..
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term Sunday, but now faces the tricky prospect of forming a coalition with two disparate ne..
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BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term Sunday, but now faces the tricky prospect of forming a coalition with two disparate new par..
Jennifer Lopez joined New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, Mets pitcher Seth Lugo, and actress Rosie Perez today to support relief efforts for Puerto Rico ..