New York quarantines visitors from 16 US states

New York State is now quarantining visitors from 16 US states where the pandemic is progressing, a doubling of the number of states compared to last week, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Tuesday. “We now have 16 states that meet the quarantine criteria (…), 16 states are now subject to quarantine in New York,” said […]

Hurricane Delta hits Louisiana | Abroad | News

EPA Hurricane Delta, although weakened, has caused significant damage in the US state of Louisiana. ‘The Pelican State’ on the Gulf of Mexico had already been hit by Hurricane Laura at the end of August. Much of the damage from that time has not even been repaired. Delta left hundreds of thousands of residents without […]

Laura storm over Cuba, 12 dead in Haiti – Last Hour

(ANSA) – PORT AU PRINCE, AUGUST 24 – The tropical storm Laura, which is expected to become a hurricane in the next few hours, hit Cuba overnight, after killing at least 12 people in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Another hurricane, Marco, heads towards the southern coast of the United States and in particular Louisiana, […]

Laura storm over Cuba, 12 dead in Haiti – Last Hour

(ANSA) – PORT AU PRINCE, AUGUST 24 – The tropical storm Laura, which is expected to become a hurricane in the next few hours, hit Cuba overnight, after killing at least 12 people in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Another hurricane, Marco, heads towards the southern coast of the United States and in particular Louisiana, […]

Riots break out in Louisiana over the murder of an African American by police

In the US state of Louisiana, protests began after policemen shot and killed an African American while trying to arrest, reports TASS citing Associated Press. Dozens of people took to the streets of Lafayette. The incident took place on August 21. The police tried to detain 31-year-old Traford Pellerin and shot him in the back. […]