Subscribe to Here’s the Deal, our politics newsletter for analysis you won’t find anywhere else.
Thank you. Please check your inbox to confirm.
By Dánica Coto, Adriana Gomez Licon, Associated Press
The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Humberto will bring large swells to the northwestern Bahamas and southeastern U.S. coast for several days.
By Associated Press
Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed a couple of small airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipelago’s northwest region that was already hit by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago.
By Dánica Coto, Associated Press
Meanwhile, a cluster of heavy thunderstorms is heading toward the Bahamas and is expected to further drench the communities bashed by Dorian.
The government has estimated that up to 10,000 people from the Abaco islands alone will need food, water and temporary housing.
At least five deaths have been blamed on the storm in the Southeastern U.S. and one in Puerto Rico.
By Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press
Emergency officials have fanned out across stricken areas to track down people who were missing or in distress. Crews are clearing streets and setting up aid distribution centers.
For days, the hurricane had pounded the Bahamas with winds up to 185 mph (295 kph) and torrential rains. Now, the storm's victims are in desperate need of help as they seek to rebuilt their lives.
During an Oval Office briefing Wednesday, Trump displayed a map of the National Hurricane Center forecast for last Thursday that showed Dorian could track over Florida. The map he displayed included what appeared to be a hand-drawn half-circle that extended…
By Ramon Espinosa, Dánica Coto, Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press
At least seven deaths were reported in the Bahamas, with the full scope of the disaster still unknown.
Support Provided By:
Additional Support Provided By: