Hurricane Dorian lashes Bahamas, heads towards Florida

Hurricane Dorian, the second-strongest Atlantic storm on record, pounded the Bahamian islands of Great Abaco and Grand Bahama on Sunday night and was forecast to move dangerously close to Florida in the next two days, U.S. forecasters said. Hazards for the Abaco Islands included storm surges 18 to 23 feet (5.5 to 7 metres) above… Read More Hurricane Dorian lashes Bahamas, heads towards Florida

Seven dead, twenty-two injured following mass shooting in West Texas

A gunman who went on the rampage with an AR-type rifle in West Texas killed seven people and wounded 22 others, including a toddler who was shot in the face, before he was killed by police, authorities said on Sunday. Police said the second mass shooting in Texas in four weeks began on Saturday afternoon… Read More Seven dead, twenty-two injured following mass shooting in West Texas