Hurricane Irma

Containers Full Of Goods Sit Undistributed At Ports In Puerto Rico


Millions of people in Puerto Rico need fuel, water, food and medicine. More than a week after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, major infrastructure is still down. Stores have trouble filling their shelves. Families are running low on the supplies they stockpiled before the storm, and across the island, many residents say they haven’t seen […]

Donald Trump Should Be More Concerned About North Korea and Natural Disasters Instead of Sports

Just 10 days before Hurricane Harvey devastated Houston, Texas, President Donald Trump canceled one of the most progressive flood-risk management policies, put in place by Barack Obama. The policy, Federal Flood Risk Management Standard (FFRMS), approached the construction at flood-risk boundaries with caution. While we all know that compassion isn’t Donnie’s strongest suit, he seemed […]

Hurricane Maria Becomes “Dangerous” Category 4 Storm As It Reaches Carribean


Hurricane Maria is intensifying and is now a very dangerous Category 4 storm, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in a post on Monday, Sept. 18. Visit for more information The NHC warned that Maria, which was named a hurricane over the weekend, is “extremely dangerous” and has winds of 130 mph. The […]

A Civilization That Existed on the Island of Barbuda For Over 300 Years Has Been Extinguished by Hurricane Irma


Hurricane Irma wiped out the entire island of Barbuda. “For the first time in 300 years, there’s not a single living person on the island of Barbuda”, Ronald Sanders, the Antigua and Barbuda ambassador to the United States, revealed to Public Radio International.  Visit for more information All 1,800 residents of Barbuda evacuated the Caribbean island […]

Hurricane Irma Rips Through Florida, Millions Left Without Power

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Search and rescue teams in Florida are due to swing into action as daylight reveals the extent of damage wreaked by Hurricane Irma. Visit for more information The huge storm weakened as it moved up the state’s western coast overnight but Miami and other urban areas have been battered and inundated. The emergency manager […]

Florida Begins Evacuations As Hurricane Irma Moves Towards U.S.


Another immense hurricane is barreling closer to the United States, this time threatening Florida, where officials announced mandatory evacuations Tuesday in advance of what forecasters say could be the most powerful hurricane to strike the Atlantic coast in more than a ten years. Visit for more information Hurricane Irma passed over the island of Barbuda […]