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Hurricane Irma

Oprah Winfrey plans to donate $2 million to disaster relief in Puerto Rico, which is still recovering from devastating effects
The rainy, windy conditions caused by Ophelia closed all schools in the Republic of Ireland and in Northern Ireland on Monday
In truth, conditions in Puerto Rico remain dire. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has shipped millions of gallons
Beyoncé is fundraising for hurricane victims in the Caribbean in the most Beyoncé way ever: by dropping a surprise song. The
“Part of living in paradise is keeping an eye on the storm.”
About 70,000 people in Puerto Rico’s northwestern municipalities of Isabela and Quebradillas were being urged to evacuate
Authorities are still assessing the toll exacted by Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico this week, but it’s certain that the damage
Staff at a Florida nursing home where 11 patients fell ill last week and eventually died after its air conditioning was knocked
The owner of a dog rescue raised funds and swooped in to get dogs and cats out of harm’s way before Maria hit.