Uncategorized

Nicaragua crisis: The people caught in the middle

What do Nicaraguans make of the country’s unrest which has left hundreds of people dead?

Save
Week in pictures: 8 – 14 September 2018

A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Save
Isaac fading, but its future is still "cloudy"

Isaac fading, but its future is still “cloudy”  Sun Sentinel Tropical storms Joyce, Helene, and Isaac: What Texas and the Gulf coast should know  Chron.com Full coverage

Save
Maria's death toll climbed long after rain stopped

Maria’s death toll climbed long after rain stopped  Washington Post Trump stands by tweets questioning Puerto Rico death toll: ‘NO WAY’  The Hill Donald Trump Continues Puerto Rico Rant As Five Confirmed Dead In Hurricane Florence  Yahoo News September 13, 2018 – Twitter  Twitter What Donald Trump Fails to Recognize About Hurricanes—and Leadership  The New Yorker Full coverage

Save
Is marijuana Southwestern Ontario's new wonder crop?

Is marijuana Southwestern Ontario’s new wonder crop?  Sarnia Observer Canada cannabis entrepreneurs ‘could face US lifetime ban’  BBC News The federal government must stop stifling medical marijuana research  The Hill Trudeau government suggests most Canadian marijuana users and employees won’t face problems at US border  Toronto Star Full coverage

Save
Thousands have been evacuated from the 200km/h storm

The world’s strongest storm this year, Super Typhoon Mangkhut, is blasting the northern coast of the Philippines.

Save
Typhoon Mangkhut: Philippines wakes to storm destruction

Typhoon Mangkhut has been blasting the country’s northern coast with strong winds and heavy rain.

Save
Hurricane Florence: Warnings of 'catastrophic' flash flooding

US officials warn of life-threatening floods as five deaths are linked to the East Coast storm.

Save
'Mariachi musician' gunmen kill three in Mexico City

The shooting happened on the edge of an area packed with mariachi bars popular with tourists.

Save