British Virgin Islands Newswire (Page 4)

British Virgin Islands Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. UK task force relieved but not complacent as Hurricane Maria skirts islandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Worcester News

    ... As the hurricane rolled through the region and up towards Turks and Caicos, it skirted past the British Virgin Islands and Anguilla, which were left devastated by Irma. Brigadier John Ridge, second in command of the UK's Joint Task Force, said early ...

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  2. Hurricane Maria Knocks Out 95 Percent of Puerto Rico Cell SitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | PC Magazine

    ... and texts through Sunday. The company is also waiving fees for calls and texts from the US to the British Virgin Islands, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Turks and Caicos, Saint Martin and Saint Maarten through Friday. Sprint , too, is waiving text, ...

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  3. British Government helping Guyana to distribute hurricane aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Gleaner

    ... ne capacity vessel to take the supplies. The supplies will be distributed to St Maarten, Barbuda, the British Virgin Islands, Anguilla and Dominica that were all affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

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  4. Irma, now Maria: US Caribbean communities rush to send aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Powhatan Today

    From parties where the price of admission is a donation, to fundraising drives and online wish lists for collecting needed supplies, West Indian communities around the United States are stepping up to get help for the islands of the Caribbean ravaged by the wind and waters of hurricanes Irma and Maria, including those in places in the southern United States that were hit hard themselves. Irma, once the most powerful hurricane ever recorded in the open Atlantic, wreaked havoc in parts of the region - Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla and St. Martin, the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos, the Bahamas and parts of Cuba - leaving more than three dozen people dead and turning vacation island paradises into devastated landscapes.

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  5. Building codes on Puerto Rico unable to withstand Category 5 storms: ExpertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    ... our kindness and hospitality to thousands of our fellow Americans in the U.S. Virgin Islands, BVI [British Virgin Islands], St. Marteen and beyond," Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossell said Tuesday afternoon. "Now we're looking down the barrel of ...

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  6. Police continue to support people after Hurricane IrmaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 21 | Crawley Observer

    Police officers from Surrey and Sussex are carrying out valuable work to support local colleagues and residents in the hurricane-hit British Virgin Islands . Picture: Sussex Police Police officers from Surrey and Sussex are carrying out valuable work to support local colleagues and residents in the hurricane-hit British Virgin Islands .

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  7. Hurricane Maria restrengthens to Category 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | NewsOK.com

    ... trail of destruction over the past few days, devastating the island nation of Dominica and the US and British Virgin Islands before slamming into Puerto Rico. Dominican officials said they were taking a cue from neighboring Puerto Rico's experience ...

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  8. Richard Branson slams Donald Trump after hurricanes: 'Whole...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Yahoo!

    Virgin boss Richard Branson has hit out at Donald Trump after Hurricane Irma partially destroyed his home on the British Virgin Islands. Donald Trump, who has previously denied climate change, has planned to withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement, which aims to reduce the impact of global warming on Earth.

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  9. Hurricane Maria hits Dominican Republic after cutting off power to Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | ABC News

    ... by the storm. Aiden Short, 28, a debris management worker from London, said he had headed to the British Virgin Islands to help clean up the devastation of Hurricane Irma when Maria trapped him in San Juan. "I was supposed to have come as a ...

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  10. FinCEN Warns U.S. Financial Institutions Of Venezuelan Money Laundering ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | JD Supra

    ... by Lopez Bello or other designated parties that comprise an international network spanning the British Virgin Islands, Panama, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Venezuela. Five U.S. companies owned or controlled by Lopez Bello were also ...

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  11. Mozambique: Premier African Minerals Withdraws From ForestryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | AllAfrica.com

    Premier African Minerals on Wednesday announced that it is to dispose of its assets in the forestry sector in central Mozambique. This company has its registered office in the tax haven of the British Virgin Islands.

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  12. US Caribbean communities stepping up for Irma-hit regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Daily Record

    ... wreaked havoc in parts of the region - Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla and St. Martin, the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos, the Bahamas and parts of Cuba - leaving more than three dozen people dead and turning some islands more ...

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  13. Hurricane Maria strengthens as it heads toward Turks, CaicosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | WEHT

    ... trail of destruction over the past few days, devastating the island nation of Dominica and the US and British Virgin Islands before slamming into Puerto Rico. Dominican officials said they were taking a cue from neighboring Puerto Rico's experience ...

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  14. Weather WARNING: Hurricanes Maria and Jose head to BRITAIN after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Daily Star

    ... remain to assess the effects of Hurricane Maria on St. Croix. Gus Jaspert, governor of the The British Virgin Islands claims the towns have "been spared the worst" of Hurricane Maria. He said: "We had high winds, we had bit of flooding, and we had ...

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  15. British Virgin Islands escape worst of Hurricane MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Sunday Herald

    ... occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum. The British Virgin Islands have been "spared the worst" from Hurricane Maria, the governor has said, as the storm continues her path of destruction ...

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  16. Cell phone carriers waive fees for calls, texts to Puerto Rico and MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... may also receive credits for texts messages and calls from cell and landline phones to to the British Virgin Islands, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Turks and Caicos, Saint Martin and Saint Maarten through Sept. 22. Cricket Wireless, owned by AT&T, is ...

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  17. The Latest: Maria regains its major hurricane statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Fredericksburg.com

    A ferry beached last week by Hurricane Irma in Road Town, Tortola, the capital of the British Virgin Islands, remained unmoved after Hurricane Maria passed, early Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.

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  18. Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... debris lays on the roadside, caused by Hurricane Maria in Road Town, on the island of Tortola, in the British Virgin Islands, early Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Freeman Rogers) In this photo replaced by Jason Heskew, an electric pole lays ...

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  19. Richard Branson's Necker Island hit by second hurricane in two weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Metro UK News

    Richard Branson said the island had been hit by 'howling rain' but all on the island are safe Richard Branson's private Necker Island has been struck by Maria - the second hurricane to affect the island in two weeks. Although the British Virgin Islands has escaped the worst of the storm, Sir Richard said that the storm had brought 'lots of howling rain'.

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  20. Drone pilot shares video of hurricane damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | 10News

    ... he linked up with a search and rescue group, using his drones to help do damage assessments in the British Virgin Islands after Hurricane Irma. With no cell service, communication was difficult. But as Goodwin met with locals on Tortola he realized ...

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