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The world's small islands have more to lose from runaway climate change than perhaps anywhere else on Earth. Pacific and Caribbean islands have been b..
René Pérez Joglar, also known as Residente of Calle 13, spent all of last year globetrotting new terrain and tracing the links to his lineage. The cul..
October marks the 15-year anniversary of the "D.C. snipers" shooting spree, an act of mayhem that forced Americans to confront domestic terrorism afte..
During his recruitment process in 2014, Angel Delgado was surveying offers from Fordham, Florida State, Virginia and Seton Hall. One other school loom..
News reports about Puerto Rico are grim: Power outages are expected to continue indefinitely, many roads are impassable and many people still don't ha..
The need to rebuild hurricane-ravaged Barbuda has reignited a decades-old dispute over who, if anyone, owns the land. Most Barbudans say it belongs to..
As the Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda struggles to rebuild following Hurricane Irma, the tiny islands are demanding that the United States se..
It was a grim homecoming. Crumpled sheet metal, shattered glass, snapped wooden planks, clothing and remnants of refrigerators, stoves and flat-screen..
UNITED NATIONS -- Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is heading to the hurricane-battered Caribbean, where he said Wednesday that scientists predict t..
A Red Cross crew accompanies Peter Cuffy and his wife, Jenita Cuffy, as they walk through Codrington, their town on the island of Barbuda, in the afte..
Peter Cuffy, trailed by a stray neighborhood dog, arrives to check on his home in Codrington; Jenita Cuffy, his wife, surveys some of their home's dam..
(This story was updated late Monday afternoon to add statements from the FAA and National Weather Service.) Hurricane Maria and its 100-plus-mph winds..
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..
Some 60,000 people congregated on Central Park's Great Lawn on Saturday (Sept. 23) for the sixth annual Global Citizen Festival, a free outing that un..
Key West plans to reopen its port to cruise ships Sunday, two weeks after Hurricane Irma battered the resort area at the southern tip of Florida. Roya..
After devastating much of Puerto Rico, a briefly weakened Hurricane Maria regained strength Thursday as it swept into warm waters off the Dominican Re..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The eye of Hurricane Maria was nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico sought to recover from the storm'..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The eye of Hurricane Maria was nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico sought to recover from the storm's dev..
The eye of Hurricane Maria was nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico sought to recover from the storm's devastation. Two days after..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — They eye of Hurricane Maria was nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico sought to recover from the storm..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — They eye of Hurricane Maria was nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico sought to recover from the storm..
Hurricane Maria slammed into the Caribbean islands early this week, leaving millions of people without power. Here is what you need to know. Photo: Ge..
Locals help clear debris from a road Thursday after the passing of Hurricane Maria in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. As of Thursday evening, Maria was moving o..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The White House says President Donald Trump has spoken with th..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The White House says President Donald Trump has spoken with the gov..
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the U.N. General Assembly meeting (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Bangladesh's prime minister is accusing Myanmar of ..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 8:05 p.m. Hurricane Maria has continued to strengthen slightly as its la..
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the U.N. General Assembly meeting (all times local): 7:40 p.m. Antigua and Barbuda's prime minister is pleading fo..
UNITED NATIONS — The latest on the U.N. General Assembly meeting (all times local): 7:40 p.m. Antigua and Barbuda's prime minister is pleading for deb..
Hurricane Maria lashed the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic on Thursday after leaving a path of destruction in Puerto Rico. Maria left millio..
Hurricane Maria lashed the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic on Thursday after leaving a path of destruction in Puerto Rico. Maria left millio..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, whose family is from Pu..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, whose family is from Puerto ..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The sky was darkening Thursday afternoon as 10-year-old Sarah Jimenez laid out three plastic buckets on her grandmother's..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to t..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 2:35 p.m. The U.S. Coast Guard says a woman and two children were rescue..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday, and millions of Puerto Ricans faced the dispiriting prospect of we..
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - Stunned Puerto Ricans vowed to rebuild Thursday, after Hurricane Maria slammed into their island, knocking out all power, topp..
Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to the entire island and tri..
The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Hurricane Maria has strengthened slightly as it nears the Turks and Caicos Islands and the ..
Hurricane Maria lashed the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic on Thursday after devastating Puerto Rico. It was the latest stop in a voyage of ..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Hurricane Maria has strengthened slightly as it nears the Turk..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 1:20 p.m. New York City is sending emergency responders to Puerto Rico and is..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 1:20 p.m. New York City is sending emergency responders to Puerto Rico a..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 12:55 p.m. The prime minister of Dominica says more than 15 people are dead a..
Hurricane Maria lashed the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic on Thursday after devastating Puerto Rico. It was the latest stop in a voyage of ..
Hurricane Maria lashed the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic on Thursday after devastating Puerto Rico. It was the latest stop in a voyage of ..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 10:25 a.m. President Donald Trump is providing an update on the U.S. res..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Dominica Tourism Minister Robert Tonge (TUNG) is describing his bad..