Latin America The Bahamas

  • The key to booking flights is knowing your baby's schedule.

    Traveling with a baby is like preparing for a rocket launch. One wrong move can leave you with an unhappy baby and exhausted parents.

  • SHANGHAI, Nov 22- Miners, traders, warehouse operators, analysts and executives from the world's biggest copper companies have converged this week in Shanghai for the Asia Copper Week, one of the biggest industry gatherings in the region. >China's Jiangxi Copper needs treatment charge of $75/ T exec. >China metals group in talks with Shanghai exchange on scrap...

  • *TC/RCs set at $62 a tonne, 6.2 cents per pound. Freeport settled with Jiangxi Copper, Tongling Nonferrous Metals and China Copper Corp in three separate deals at the same price, Javier Targhetta, president of Atlantic Copper and senior vice president for marketing and sales at Freeport told Reuters. The charges, paid by miners to smelters to process ore into...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 12- JetBlue Airways Corp on Tuesday became the latest U.S. airline to launch a low-fare option in an effort to rival basic economy offerings from major airlines and meet competition from ultra low-cost carriers. The three biggest U.S. carriers- American Airlines Group Inc, Delta Air Lines Inc and United Airlines Holdings Inc- have all rolled out basic...

  • The average LNG price for December delivery into northeast Asia was estimated at $6.30 per million British thermal units, $0.50/ mmbtu down from last week. Buyers from Japan, South Korea and Pakistan came to the market looking for winter cargoes, but market sources said it was not enough to reduce a significant global oversupply, adding that the market was...

  • LONDON, Oct 23- Zinc prices rose on Wednesday as available stocks in London Metal Exchange warehouses slipped to their lowest levels in more than two decades despite expectations of increased supply. Benchmark zinc was up 0.2% at $2,473.50 a tonne at 1425 GMT, around the highest since July and up from a three-year low of $2,190 on Sept. 3. "The fundamental story is...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 12- An American Airlines mechanic charged with purposely damaging an aircraft in July during a dispute between the airline and its mechanics union involving stalled contract negotiations will remain behind bars until at least Sept. 20, according to a court filing on Thursday. The Federal Aviation Administration also disclosed Thursday...

  • Members of the Humanitarian and Disaster Relief (HADR) team from the Royal Fleet Auxiliary's RFA Mounts Bay deliver supplies after Hurricane Dorian on the island of Great Abaco, Bahamas September 4, 2019.

    The Bahamas government said there are 2,500 people on its list of those missing after Hurricane Dorian.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 6- An American Airlines mechanic was ordered temporarily detained Friday after he was charged with purposely damaging an aircraft in July amid a dispute between the airline and its mechanics union involving stalled contract negotiations. Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani will remain in custody pending a hearing on Wednesday, the U.S....

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 6- An American Airlines mechanic is set to make an initial court appearance Friday in Miami after he was charged with purposely damaging an aircraft in July amid a dispute between the airline and its mechanics union involving stalled contract negotiations. Magistrate Judge John O'Sullivan at 1:30 p.m. EDT, the U.S. Attorney's Office said.

  • Bryan Philips walks with his dog on a flooded road in Salvo, North Carolina, as Hurricane Dorian hits the Outer Banks on September 6, 2019.

    Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach resort with powerful winds and battering waves days after reducing parts of the Bahamas to rubble.

  • MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas, Sept 5- Richard Johnson said his six-year-old brother Adrian was just too small to withstand Hurricane Dorian. The boy was blown into churning storm surge and is among thousands of people missing, many children, after the worst hurricane to hit the Bahamas. An international relief effort was trying to overcome formidable logistical...

  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- An international relief effort gathered pace on Thursday to help stunned residents of the Bahamas, where the health minister predicted a "staggering" death toll from Hurricane Dorian, now churning northward off the coast of South Carolina. Aerial video of the Abaco Islands in the northern Bahamas worst hit by the then-Category 5...

  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- An international relief effort to bring humanitarian aid to stunned residents of the Bahamas gathered pace on Thursday as Hurricane Dorian churned northward off the coast of South Carolina, threatening storm surges and flooding. Aerial video of the worst-hit Abaco Islands in the northern Bahamas showed widespread devastation, with...

  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- Stunned residents of the Bahamas surveyed the wreckage of their homes and officials struggled to assess the number killed by Hurricane Dorian, as the storm bore down on the South Carolina coast on Thursday, threatening record flooding. Some 70,000 people in the Bahamas needed immediate humanitarian relief after the most damaging storm...

  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- Stunned residents of the Bahamas surveyed the wreckage of their homes and officials struggled to assess the number killed by Hurricane Dorian, as the storm bore down on the South Carolina coast, threatening record flooding on Thursday. The United Nations said 70,000 people in the Bahamas needed immediate humanitarian relief after the...

  • *More than 13,000 homes destroyed or damaged in Bahamas. NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- Hurricane Dorian left stretches of the Bahamas looking as if they had been carpet bombed and was regaining strength as it crawled up the U.S. The United Nations said 70,000 people in the Bahamas needed immediate humanitarian relief after the most damaging storm ever to hit the island...

  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 4- Survivors of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas thronged rescue helicopters on Wednesday and the United Nations said 70,000 people needed immediate humanitarian relief after one of the most powerful Caribbean storms on record devastated the island group. The most damaging storm to strike the island nation, Dorian killed 20 people when...

  • TITUSVILLE, Fla., Sept 1- Hurricane Dorian crashed into the Bahamas on Sunday as the second strongest Atlantic storm on record and inched closer to the United States, with parts of Florida evacuating and Georgia and the Carolinas bracing for wind and flooding. Millions of people from Florida to North Carolina were bracing to see whether Dorian avoids a U.S....

  • TITUSVILLE, Fla., Sept 1- Hurricane Dorian crashed into the Bahamas on Sunday as the second strongest Atlantic storm on record and inched closer to the United States, with parts of Florida evacuating and Georgia and the Carolinas bracing for wind and flooding. Millions of people from Florida to North Carolina were bracing to see whether Dorian avoids a U.S....