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Natural hair revolution unravels racist beauty ideals in Caribbean
6 Jan 2019
Miss Rizos hair salon is ground zero for the Caribbean's natural hair movement. Here, Dominicans embrace their curls and redefine beauty standards in a society that has until now insisted that kinky hair is bad hair.
Video: Barbuda, an island paradise wiped out by Hurricane Irma
13 Feb 2018
Three months ago, life on the Caribbean island of Barbuda, in the French West Indies, morphed into nothing short of a nightmare as Hurricane Irma swept in over its shores, destroying almost everything in its way.
Hurricane Maria hits Martinique, pummels Guadeloupe
20 Sep 2017
Hurricane Maria, the second major storm to hit the Caribbean this month, hit the French island of Martinique and then lashed Guadeloupe’s southern shores Tuesday, as it tracked northwest toward the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Pope says humanity will 'go down' if climate change not addressed
12 Sep 2017
Pope Francis says the recent spate of hurricanes in the Caribbean and United States should prompt an understanding that humanity will "go down" if it does not address climate change.
Dutch military provides aid to Sint Maarten after Hurricane Irma
9 Sep 2017
The Dutch military provide aid to the Dutch side of the Saint Martin island in the Caribbean after Hurricane Irma killed five and left a trail of destruction behind.
Cubans angry over Trump reversing U.S.-Cuba policy
18 Jun 2017
After President Trump decided to roll back parts of former President Obama's Cuba policy, some Cubans and American tourists in the Caribbean island spoke out against the president's decision.
Klinsmann, U.S. pleased with big win in Caribbean
4 Sep 2016