‘Staggering’ death toll feared in Bahamas after Dorian’s destruction

NASSAU, Bahamas (Reuters) – 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... Read more »

Relief efforts ramp up amid fear of ‘staggering’ death toll in storm ravaged Bahamas

(Reuters) – 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... Read more »

‘What death smells like’: Dorian’s toll expected to soar in Bahamas

MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas (Reuters) – The smell of death hangs over parts of Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas, where relief workers on Friday sifted through the debris... Read more »

Hurricane Dorian makes landfall over North Carolina: U.S. NHC

A fallen tree and flood waters sit in a hotel parking lot after Hurricane Dorian swept through, in Wilmington, North Carolina, U.S., September 6, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake (Reuters) –... Read more »

Floridians evacuate and grumble as Hurricane Dorian slowly nears

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (Reuters) – At a retirement community in central Florida, elderly residents waited for a bus on Monday to take them to a shelter as one of the... Read more »

U.S. Democrats and Republicans can’t even agree on the weather: Reuters/Ipsos

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Only 200 miles separate Michael Tilden and Miranda Garcia in rain-soaked Iowa. But they are worlds apart when it comes to their opinion of the... Read more »

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

GUWAHATI, India/KATHMANDU, Nepal (Reuters) – Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential... Read more »

Storm Barry cuts half U.S. Gulf Coast oil output, flooding fears close coastal refinery

HOUSTON (Reuters) – An intensifying tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Thursday cut more than half the region’s oil output, with energy companies evacuating staff from... Read more »

Tropical Storm Barry nears New Orleans, raising flood threat

NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) – Nervous New Orleans residents prepared to flee as Tropical Storm Barry closed in on Thursday, with forecasts of “extreme rain” and more flooding ahead of... Read more »

Heavy rains in India kill 27, cripple financial capital

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Monsoon rains caused wall collapses that killed 27 people in India on Tuesday, as a second day of bad weather disrupted rail and air traffic in... Read more »