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'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Maria takes aim at Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria, the second Category 5 hurricane to sweep across the eastern Atlantic Ocean during the past three weeks, pounded the small mountainous Caribbean island of Dominica Monday night into Tuesday morning with brutal winds and now is aiming for the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, forec

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 16:44:00

Trump Jr. requests scaling back his Secret Service protection

Donald Trump Jr. is seeking to scale back his Secret Service protection, four sources familiar with Trump Jr.'s Secret Service protection confirmed Monday. The President's eldest son previously requested to travel without protection during a family trip to Nassau, Bahamas, in late June, a move reluc

PIX11.COM - 2017-09-19 00:38:09

Hurricane Maria to slam Caribbean islands. Here's what that means for South Carolina

Here we go again - another week in the relentless 2017 hurricane season with another monstrous hurricane pummeling the Caribbean that threatens the East Coast. As of 8 a.m. Tuesday, Category 5 Hurricane Maria was spinning toward the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico with maximum sustained winds of 160

THE STATE - 2017-09-19 15:09:00

Maria a Cat 5 menace in the Caribbean, remains of Lee could reform

Hurricane Maria, which rapidly intensified Monday to the second Category 5 hurricane this season, is crawling toward Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands at about 9 mph. The destructive storm with 160-mph winds is about 170 miles east of St. Croix as of the 8 a.m. update from the National Hurricane Ce

PALM BEACH DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Arizona Basketball: Full 2017-18 TV schedule released

The Arizona basketball team's full television schedule for the 2017-18 season was announced Tuesday morning by the Pac-12. The Wildcats will be featured on ESPN or ESPN2 eight times during the course of the season. The team will also be featured numerous times on FOX, FOX Sports 1, CBS and CBS Sport

MYAJC.COM - 2017-09-19 21:21:03

Rogue wave could have downed El Faro cargo ship, research shows

Sept. 19 (UPI) - New research suggests the ocean conditions during Hurricane Joaquin could have produced a rogue wave capable of downing El Faro, a merchant vessel that sank just east of the Bahamas in 2015. Researchers used a new computer model, combined with weather and sea data from the time and

BREITBART - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Chris Jericho's Rock 'n' Wrestling Rager at Sea Cruise to Set Sail in 2018

Chris Jericho's a double threat, earning fans in both the worlds of professional wrestling and rock 'n' roll, and next year his two worlds will collide on the inaugural Chris Jericho Rock 'n' Wrestling Rager at Sea cruise. The Ayatollah of Rock 'n' Rolla has teamed up with Sixthman, industry leaders

LOUDWIRE - 2017-09-19 15:04:35

The Bahamas Is Back To Business After Hurricane Irma

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bahamas is back to business as tourism resumes after mainly cosmetic clean-up in our major tourism centers, while efforts to rebuild in those islands of The Bahamas that were hardest hit continue. As of Tuesday, Sept. 12, all airports in The

STREETINSIDER.COM - 2017-09-19 08:36:39

Dangerous Hurricane Maria

Maria is a dangerous category 5 hurricane after making landfall last night on the island of Dominica. Conditions will deteroriate across the Virgin Islands, through Wednesday. Puerto Rico is forecast to take a direct hit from this major hurricane on Wednesday with rainfall of 12-20" possible, with i

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-19 06:06:47

Chris Jericho's cruise will feature a Ring of Honor tournament hosted by Jim Ross

We knew this Chris Jericho's Rock 'n' Wrestling Rager At Sea was gonna get wild, and as details start to come out about the five day cruise from Miami to the Bahamas... we were right. Whether you're a Jericholic or not, he most notable thing about any Rock 'n' Wrestling Rager At Sea for readers of t

CAGESIDE SEATS - 2017-09-19 19:30:02

Trip cut short by Irma shows gaps in travel insurance: Roseman

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MSN.COM - 2017-09-19 10:35:51

Caribbean Oil Terminals Make Preparations Ahead of Hurricane Maria

HOUSTON - Several Caribbean oil storage terminals that temporarily closed ahead of Hurricane Irma earlier this month have started making preparations in case they have to shut again due to Hurricane Maria, which was a rare Category 5 storm on Tuesday. Shippers and traders in the Atlantic basin are s

NEW YORK TIMES - 2017-09-19 17:15:28

FEMA Charters Bahamas Paradise Cruise Ship to House St. Thomas First Responders

(6:10 p.m. EDT) -- The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency has chartered Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line's only ship, Grand Celebration, to house first responders in St. Thomas as they help to rebuild the island following Hurricane Irma. The storm hit the island as a Category 5 hurricane on Septem

CRUISE CRITIC - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Tackling Blue Marlin on Fly

1/3 SLIDES Andrew Cox The rush of the strike when fishing for marlin on fly and the ensuing battle is incredible. 2/3 SLIDES Andrew Cox Catching blue marlin on fly is a team sport. 3/3 SLIDES Andrew Cox Succeeding at fly-fishing for marlin is a difficult task - but not impossible. After sel

MSN.COM - 2017-09-18 23:36:31

Jose expected to remain a hurricane through Tuesday: NHC

Fierce storms haven't slowed growth along US coastlines Jose is seen weakening over the next couple of days but is still expected to retain its hurricane strength through Tuesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Monday. Jose, which is about 385 miles (620 km) west of Bermuda with maximum

MSN.COM - 2017-09-18 10:31:14

Maria becomes major hurricane

Hurricane Maria has reached category 3 status with maximum sustained winds at 120 mph. Models show Maria moving west-northwest through the Caribbean and toward the Bahamas by the end of the week. Most forecast models agree on Maria eventually turning north into the Atlantic and away from the Gulf of

LOCAL15TV.COM - 2017-09-18 10:04:52

Tropics stay busy, here are your hurricane updates!

The tropics remain very active with hurricanes Jose and Maria in the Atlantic. Maria is the biggest threat, with the latest status and track below. Maria is currently a Major Category 3 hurricane, and will likely become a Category 4 soon. The current forecast track from the National Hurricane Cente

WHAS 11 - 2017-09-18 20:11:09

Bahamas Petroleum says progress made with farm-in talks

Offshore Energy Today Bahamas Petroleum is making progress with the farm-out talks for its southern licenses offshore the Bahamas. The company, which in July raised $3.5 million via a placing of shares, has said it has actively continued its efforts to secure a farm-in or other financing. Bahamas Pe

SHALEMARKETS.COM - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Cruise Lines Issue More Itinerary Updates for Irma, and Now Maria

Just as the Caribbean was beginning the long process of recovery from the powerful Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria is now poised to strike seven islands, prompting cruise lines to issue more itinerary updates. Carnival Cruise Line brand ambassador John Heald reports that the following itineraries ha

TRAVEL AGENT - 2017-09-18 18:41:00

Where will Maria head after it slams the Caribbean islands?

Beyond the Caribbean, Maria will take a path somewhat similar to Jose and may be a concern for part of the eastern United States and Atlantic Canada. Into this weekend, Maria will be guided by an area of high pressure over the western Atlantic. A high pressure area is a large dome of air that rotate

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-18 16:41:33