Hurricane Irma strengthened into a dangerous Category 5 storm Tuesday as it roared toward the northeast Caribbean on a path that could take it to the United States.

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‘Potentially catastrophic’ Irma barrels toward Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico (VIDEO)

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‘Potentially catastrophic’ Irma barrels toward Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico (VIDEO) A member of the Emergency Operations Committee monitors the trajectory of Hurricane Irma in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic September 5, 2017. — Reuters pic SAN JUAN (Puerto Rico), Sept 6 — Hurricane Irma, a record Category 5 storm, churned across the Atlantic yesterday on a collision course Read More

‘Potentially catastrophic’ Irma barrels toward Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico (VIDEO)

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‘Potentially catastrophic’ Irma barrels toward Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico (VIDEO) A member of the Emergency Operations Committee monitors the trajectory of Hurricane Irma in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic September 5, 2017. — Reuters pic SAN JUAN (Puerto Rico), Sept 6 — Hurricane Irma, a record Category 5 storm, churned across the Atlantic yesterday on a collision course Read More

Q&A – what are the travel implications of Hurricane Irma?

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“A potentially catastrophic category 5 hurricane,” is how the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) describes Irma. The storm “will bring life-threatening wind, storm surge, and rainfall hazards”. The storm is said to be the size of Texas. Millions of people in the path of Hurricane Irma could be affected. Understandably, travellers already in the region Read More

Q&A – what are the travel implications of Hurricane Irma?

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“A potentially catastrophic category 5 hurricane,” is how the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) describes Irma. The storm “will bring life-threatening wind, storm surge, and rainfall hazards”. The storm is said to be the size of Texas. Millions of people in the path of Hurricane Irma could be affected. Understandably, travellers already in the region Read More

Category 5 Hurricane Irma nears Antigua

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Sept. 6 (UPI) — The National Hurricane Center said Wednesday afternoon that the eye of Hurricane Irma had passed the Virgin Islands and that the storm was bearing down on Puerto Rico. The NHC said in its 5 p.m. advisory that the storm’s center was about 55 miles east-northeast of San Juan, P.R. and 40 Read More

Flow Trinidad says rate increases are beyond its control

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Cable company, Flow Trinidad says its planned rate increases are beyond its control. From October 1st customers will have to pay more for Flow digital and AVS cable television packages. Some customers have complained describing the proposed increases as heartless. Flow head of communications Trudy de Verteuil says the company has no choice. Ms. de Read More