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"Really hurts to see all the devastation that's going on in Haiti, and I feel like we really can't catch a break," the tennis star said.
Elsa battered southern coasts of Haiti and the Dominican Republic as Florida Gov. declares state of emergency in 15 counties.
Nicki Minaj and others called out the rum's original name, J'Ouvert, for having roots in Caribbean culture.
The La Soufriere volcano covered parts of the Caribbean island in ash and forced thousands to evacuate.
After a devastating storm, the island of Barbuda struggles to maintain its identity.
"Everybody called it ‘Pedophile Island,’” a man from St. Thomas island said. “It’s our dark corner.”
The 52-year-old woman was reportedly involved in an altercation with another passenger prior to her death.
Dominica's government plans to ban plastic and styrofoam food containers and utensils by 2019.
Dee-Ann Kentish-Rogers may be from a small island, but the beauty queen, lawyer and former athlete is encouraging women and girls to dream big.
The Brownsville Community Culinary Center helps locals become chefs, while providing Brownsville, NY with its first sit-down restaurant in decades.
Nearly 30 percent of the island's energy customers remain without power.
From slavery to snack food, sugar has ravaged Caribbean and South American nations. Is it time for reparations?
On a cloudy fall day, not unlike this one, my friend Roman* sat across from me in the living room of his small apartment
The Jamaican-born entrepreneur died due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
It's a reminder of just how "destructive, life-altering and society-altering" hurricanes can be, one meteorologist said.
It's been two months since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, and more than half its residents are still without power.