(NEW YORK) -- Fiona Crawley, the top-ranked college tennis player in the nation, forfeited $81,000 in earnings after making it to the first round of the U.S. Open, due to an NCAA rule barring college athletes from claiming prize money above a certain threshold.Crawely, a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden on Monday visited Puerto Rico and will head to Florida on Wednesday after hurricanes ravaged the two areas.In Ponce, on the south side of Puerto Rico, the Bidens surveyed damage from Hurricane Fiona, which... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden on Monday headed to Puerto Rico and will visit Florida Wednesday after hurricanes ravaged the two areas.In Puerto Rico, the Bidens will survey damage from Hurricane Fiona, which killed more than two dozen people... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration said Wednesday it had granted approval of a limited exemption in federal regulations on cabotage -- or the transport of goods -- in order to allow a foreign ship to bring 300,000 barrels of diesel to Puerto Rico days... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nearly 80% of Nova Scotia and the entirety of Prince Edward Island are currently without power as Fiona, now a post-tropical cyclone, continues to lash the east coast of Canada with strong, gusty winds. It is the most intense landfalling system... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A hurricane warning is in effect in Bermuda as Fiona, now a Category 3 hurricane, pummels the island with intense winds Friday morning.About 70% of Bermuda is waking up without power, according to the local power company.Conditions on the island will... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Fiona has pummeled Puerto Rico, an island whose infrastructure struggled to recover from the devastating Hurricane Maria that killed almost 3,000 people in 2017.Fiona left many without electricity and water, including Pedro Julio Serrano, a resident and human rights activist."It's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Fiona, now a monster Category 4 storm with 130 mph winds, is taking aim on Bermuda as hard-hit Puerto Rico looks to recover.Latest forecastA hurricane warning is in effect for Bermuda, where tropical storm conditions are expected to begin Thursday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Regions along the Atlantic basin likely won't see relief once Hurricane Fiona passes, as four more systems follow in the Category 4 hurricane's wake.Tropical Storm Gaston is the newest named system to form in the Atlantic. The storm currently carries winds... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Puerto Rico is facing yet another devastating hurricane that has knocked out electricity across the island, just as the five-year anniversary of the deadly, destructive Hurricane Maria passes.President Joe Biden has authorized FEMA to supply federal emergency aid to the Commonwealth... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Fiona strengthened to a Category 4 storm on Wednesday, after killing at least four people in Puerto Rico and leaving the entire island without power.The storm dropped 6 to 20 inches of rain in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Fiona strengthened to a Category 3 storm Tuesday after leaving the entire island of Puerto Rico without power.The storm system is currently carrying sustained winds of 115 mph as it moves northwest near Turks and Caicos. It could become a... Read More.