The French Riviera was hit by extreme rainfall which has resulted in people drowning in a retirement home and being trapped in a road tunnel by floodwaters. The exceptional scale of rainfall set off flash floods that wreaked havoc along France’s southeastern Mediterranean coast on Saturday. This has resulted in the death of at least… Read More 16 dead as heavy rainfall floods French Riviera
Hurricane Joaquin on Thursday morning was whipping parts of the Bahamas, an archipelago nation with more than 350,000 people, and the slow-moving storm is expected to continue pounding the islands through on Friday. Around 11 a.m. ET, the storm’s eye was passing over the country’s uninhabited Samana Cays with maximum sustained winds of 125 mph.… Read More Hurricane Joaquin making waves in the U.S.