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Caribbean

MIAMI, CMC – The United States Coast Guard said the crew of its cutter Reliance repatriated 120 Cuban migrants to their homeland on Friday following several interdictions off Florida's coast during Hurricane Ian. The US Coast Guard said a...

The Guyana government has slashed the cost of gasolene and diesel from the Guyana Oil Company Limited (GUYOIL) in a bid to bring further relief to consumers across the country.  In a statement on Saturday, the Ministry of Finance said that the...

HAVANA (AP) — Groups of Cubans protested Friday night in the streets of Havana for a second night, decrying delays in fully restoring electricity three days after Hurricane Ian knocked out power across the island. A foreign monitoring group...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration said Wednesday that the United States Embassy in Cuba will begin processing full immigrant visas in early 2023, making it easier for Cubans to reunite with family members in America. The embassy in...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Fiona strengthened into a Category 4 storm Wednesday after lashing the Turks and Caicos Islands and was forecast to squeeze past Bermuda later this week. The storm was blamed for causing at least four...

CAYEY, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Fiona blasted the Turks and Caicos Islands on Tuesday as a Category 3 storm after devastating Puerto Rico, where most people remained without electricity or running water and rescuers used heavy equipment...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Fiona barrelled toward the Turks and Caicos Islands on Tuesday as a Category 3 storm, prompting the government to impose a curfew. Forecasters said Fiona was expected to pass near Grand Turk, the British...

CASTRIES, St Lucia, CMC – St. Lucia has begun the process of replacing the London-based Privy Council as its final court. The Phillip Pierre administration, in a statement, said that the island is hoping to become the fifth Caribbean...

LOÍZA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Jetsabel Osorio Chévere looked up with a sad smile as she leaned against her battered home. Nearly five years have gone by since Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, and no one has offered her family a...

HAVANA (AP) — Hurricane Fiona roared over the Dominican Republic on Monday after knocking out power across all of Puerto Rico, causing damage the governor said was “catastrophic.” No deaths had been reported, but authorities in...
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