Caribbean

JetBlue Deal Fares To Caribbean

What to head to the Caribbean? I do! Check out this latest sale from Jet Blue where you can score inexpensive sale fares to the Caribbean. You do …

JetBlue

Mixtape Mondays: Deejay Theory, Vertex Sound, Gappy Ranks

<b>Words by DJ Arems</b><p>Summer just left but all of the mixtape heat is still here. For this week’s Mixtape Mondays, we found some toppa top mixes to keep …

Remixes

Hurricane Irma Turns Caribbean Islands Brown

<b>Lush landscapes turned from green to brown after being battered by the powerful storm.</b><p>Image of the day for September 12, 2017<p>Instruments:Aqua — …

Photos

China Opens New Embassy In The Dominican Republic

Earlier this year, the Dominican Republic cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan and entered into a formal agreement with China.<p>China's new embassy in the …

Dominican Republic

WATCH: A Lo Fi Teenage Dancehall Fairytale from Arcade Fire, Storm Saulter + Equiknoxx

“Peter Pan” is an experimental short film, shot entirely in Kingston, Jamaica, pairing the sounds of <b>Arcade Fire</b> and <b>Equiknoxx Music</b> with visuals from …

Arcade Fire

One year after Hurricane Maria, here’s where things stand now

A year after Hurricane Maria made landfall, Stephanie Ruhle takes a look at how millions of Americans continue to struggle to rebuild their lives. …

Hurricane Maria

Remnants of Isaac have low chance of redeveloping in Caribbean, hurricane forecasters say | NOLA.com

The remnants of Isaac have a low chance of redeveloping in Caribbean, hurricane forecasters said Monday morning (Sept. 17).<p>As of 7 a.m., the low …

Hurricanes

This is Puerto Rico's 'Maria Generation' - CNN

<b>Puerto Rico (CNN) —</b> Her son cried out for help via text message on the morning of October 17, a month after Hurricane Maria wrecked this Caribbean island.<p>"Where are you??" the 18-year-old wrote at 11:32 a.m.<p>"Mami call me it's important."<p>Cellular networks in Puerto Rico were still damaged after the …

Puerto Rico

6 Things to Know About Visiting the Caribbean During Hurricane Season

Yes, you can have a great beach vacation during Atlantic hurricane season, but it’s crucial to be prepared for the possibility of a serious tropical …

Hurricanes

Isaac may restrengthen in western Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico next week

Isaac may attempt to restrengthen to a tropical depression or storm while crossing the western Caribbean and entering the Gulf of Mexico during the …

Gulf Coast

Page skips out on congressional hearing, reportedly spends more time in Caribbean

Alphabet CEO Larry Page missed out on testifying in front of Congress earlier this month and is reportedly spending more and more time at his own …

U.S. Congress

New Delta Skymiles Sale: San Juan 16K, Alaska 16K, Colombia 40K & More!

Delta is having another one of their Skymiles award sales. This time they are focusing on domestic, Latin America & Caribbean flights.The post New …

Latin America

'Isaac' drops rain on Puerto Rico, sparks outages

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Power outages are being reported across Puerto Rico as Tropical Depression Isaac drops rain across the U.S. territory.<p>Forecasters on Friday warned of flash flooding and wind gusts of 25 to 40 mph. The tropical storm remnants are passing south of the island and moving …

Puerto Rico

Trump says his “successful” response in Puerto Rico is proof that he’s ready for Florence

Nearly 3,000 people in Puerto Rico died from Hurricane Maria and FEMA’s poor response.<p>President Donald Trump says the federal government is “ready” for Hurricane Florence, whose Category 4 winds are barreling toward Virginia and the Carolinas.<p>According to Trump, the government’s “incredibly …

Puerto Rico

Donald Trump calls Puerto Rico response an 'unsung success,' despite nearly 3,000 dead

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump called the federal government's response last year to hurricane devastation in Puerto Rico an "incredible unsung success" despite a study released last month that put the death toll at nearly 3,000 people.<p>"I think Puerto Rico was incredibly successful," Trump …

Donald Trump

No, the handling of Hurricane Maria was not an ‘unsung success’

President Trump invited reporters into the Oval Office on Tuesday to share information about Hurricane Florence, which is spinning toward North Carolina and threatening to unleash widespread destruction upon making landfall. Last year at this time, Trump was enjoying a boost in support after the …

Puerto Rico

Trump calls storm response in Puerto Rico 'incredibly successful' — recent studies show nearly 3,000 died

With a powerful hurricane bearing down on the southeast coast, President Trump on Tuesday turned attention back to the federal government's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico a year ago, deeming it "incredibly successful" even though a recent federal report found that nearly 3,000 people …

Puerto Rico

Jake Tapper: Is Trump ‘Unaware’ 3,000 People Died in Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria?

As the Category 4 Hurricane Florence barrels towards the Carolinas this week, CNN’s Jake Tapper opened his show with two alternating quotes on the …

Donald Trump

Puerto Rico unveils new emergency preparations after Maria

Puerto Rico's governor said Tuesday that his administration has adopted new measures to better prepare for a disaster like Hurricane Maria although …

Puerto Rico

San Juan mayor: ‘God help us all’ if Trump thinks response to Hurricane Maria was a success

The mayor of San Juan, Carmen Yulin Cruz, blasted President Trump Tuesday after Trump claimed that the U.S.’ response to Hurricane Maria last fall in …

Hurricane Maria

Trump says his response to the hurricane that killed almost 3,000 people was 'incredibly successful'

With a monster hurricane spinning towards the east coast, President Donald Trump took a moment during a briefing on Tuesday to herald the awful, …

Puerto Rico

Trump: Response to Puerto Rico hurricane was ‘unsung success’

President Trump on Tuesday lauded the feds’ efforts to prepare for Hurricane Florence as it bore down on the US — and boasted at length about his …

Puerto Rico

Trump calls Puerto Rico hurricane response an “unsung success”

As Hurricane Florence heads toward the East Coast, President Donald Trump on Tuesday called the government’s response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto …

Donald Trump

Hurricane Florence and Tropical Storm Isaac Threaten Cruise Routes

Hurricane Florence and Tropical Storm Isaac are disrupting the cruise industry as they head straight for key routes in the Atlantic and …

Weather

FEMA official: Puerto Rico knows more about hurricane deaths than it has told the public

<b>(CNN) —</b> Puerto Rico appears to know more than it has let on about who died because of Hurricane Maria, a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) official told CNN.<p>Publicly, Puerto Rican officials have given details on only 64 individuals who died in the hurricane and its aftermath. Yet a FEMA …

Puerto Rico

Trump: Puerto Rico Hurricane Response Was ‘Incredible, Unsung Success’

President Trump on Tuesday sung the praises of his administration’s response to Hurricane Maria last fall, calling it an “an incredible, unsung …

Puerto Rico

President Donald J. Trump Approves Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Emergency Declaration

Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that an emergency exists in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and ordered Federal assistance …

Donald Trump

President Trump Calls Disastrous Response to Hurricane Maria an 'Unsung Success'

If there’s one thing you can count on Donald Trump to do, it is to take the most basic of presidential tasks and fuck it up. No, I’m not talking …

Donald Trump

Trump says Puerto Rico response was 'an incredible unsung success' ahead of Florence

President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his administration's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico while talking about the preparations for …

Puerto Rico

A Microcosm of the Post-María Media Relationship Between the US and Puerto Rico

Hurricane María damage to Puerto Rico, September 29, 201 (U.S. Department of Agriculture/Public Domain)<p>When I had the opportunity to go on a …

Journalism