The Lucayan did not know it was Oct. 12, 1492. They did not know that their island, in what would become the Bahamas, had been spotted by Spanish explorers led by a Genoese man named Christopher Columbus.
AccuWeather meteorologists are closely monitoring several features for development across the Atlantic, including one disturbance north of Hispaniola that is raising concern. A cluster of showers and associated
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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (Reuters) - Tropical Storm Dorian churned toward Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic on Tuesday and was expected to be close to hurricane strength when it nears the islands on In
A tropical storm has formed in the Caribbean, and forecasters are projecting it will hit Puerto Rico Wednesday before moving onward, possibly impacting Florida. Its name is Tropical Storm Dorian and, of