Tag: Hurricanes

Puerto Rico groans under pandemic as health, economy suffer

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico seemed to be sprinting toward herd immunity this spring before people began letting their guard down against...

Determined volunteers still search for capsized ship missing

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COCODRIE, La. — The volunteers gather around a map, suntanned fingers tracing over the bayous, lakes and islands where they'll search. They talk about...

South Texas officials worry about breaches in border levees

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PALMVIEW, Texas — South Texas officials say they are worried about flooding during the hurricane season starting June 1 from breaches in a levee...

Assumptions about hurricane season face winds of change

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With named storms coming earlier and more often in warmer waters, some assumptions about the Atlantic hurricane season are being rethought. ...

Desperation grows in battered Honduras, fueling migration

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SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras — Nory Yamileth Hern├índez and her three teenage children have been living in a battered tent under a bridge on...