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Fyre Festival attendees to be awarded $7,220 each in $2 mn class-action settlement
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Fyre Festival attendees to be awarded $7,220 each in $2 mn class-action settlement

The class-action settlement, reached between organisers and 277 ticket holders from the April 2017 event, is still subject to final approval.

World Athletics Championships 2019: Sprinter Allyson Felix eyes more glory as she sets out on final leg of glittering career
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Sprinter Allyson Felix eyes more glory as she sets out on final leg of glittering career

A warrior on and off the track, Allyson Felix is determined to go out on her own terms as she sets out on the final leg of her glittering career at the World Championships this week.

Hurrican Dorian: Bahamas tackles massive clean-up after storm; govt estimates $7 billion in damage, lists 1,300 people as missing
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Hurrican Dorian: Bahamas tackles massive clean-up after storm; govt estimates $7 billion in damage, lists 1,300 people as missing

A preliminary report estimates Dorian caused some 7 billion dollars in damage, but the government has not yet offered any figures.

Around 2,500 people listed missing after Hurricane Dorian; US govt says list likely to shrink as names still being checked
World

Around 2,500 people listed missing after Hurricane Dorian; US govt says list likely to shrink as names still being checked

An estimated 2,500 people are listed as missing in the Bahamas in Hurricane Dorian's aftermath, the government said Wednesday.

Hurricane Dorian toll rises to 50: Desperation grows in Bahamas as survivors are turned away from overflowing shelters
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Hurricane Dorian toll rises to 50: Desperation grows in Bahamas as survivors are turned away from overflowing shelters

Desperation mounted in the Bahamas on Tuesday as hurricane survivors arriving in the capital by boat and plane were turned away from overflowing shelters.

Climate change affects the rights of people all over the world, UN Rights Chief
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Climate change affects the rights of people all over the world, UN Rights Chief

In a UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, she said, "The world has never seen a threat to human rights of this scope."

Dorian, now post-tropical cyclone, makes landfall in Canada; no casualties as storm topples trees, power lines
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Dorian, now post-tropical cyclone, makes landfall in Canada; no casualties as storm topples trees, power lines

As Canada prepared for Dorian, floodwaters receded Saturday from North Carolina's Outer Banks, leaving behind a muddy trail of destruction

Hurricane Dorian: Donald Trump assures help in relief efforts to Bahamas, credits FEMA, US Coast Guard for work done so far
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Hurricane Dorian: Donald Trump assures help in relief efforts to Bahamas, credits FEMA, US Coast Guard for work done so far

Donald Trump on Saturday assured Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Minnis of help in relief efforts after Hurricane Dorian.

Hurricane Dorian: Toll rises to 43 across Bahamas; number expected to climb significantly, says govt
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Hurricane Dorian: Toll rises to 43 across Bahamas; number expected to climb significantly, says govt

The death toll from Hurricane Dorian's devastating rampage across the Bahamas rose to 43 on Friday, a number authorities said is likely to climb 'significantly', even as rescuers plucked desperate survivors from the debris

Hurricane Dorian: Residents of North Carolina's Outer Banks brace themselves as cyclone weakens to Category 1 storm
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Hurricane Dorian: Residents of North Carolina's Outer Banks brace themselves as cyclone weakens to Category 1 storm

After triggering tornadoes in South Carolina, Hurricane Dorian was closing in for a possible direct hit on North Carolina's Outer Banks, a string of low-lying islands, even as it weakened to a Category 1 storm.

North Carolina's Outer Banks residents brace for Category 1 storm Hurricane Dorian; toll in Bahamas at 30
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North Carolina's Outer Banks residents brace for Category 1 storm Hurricane Dorian; toll in Bahamas at 30

After triggering tornadoes in South Carolina, Hurricane Dorian was closing in for a possible direct hit Friday on North Carolina's Outer Banks, even as it weakened to a Category 1 storm

Hurricane Dorian begins lashing US east coast, strengthens to Category 3 storm; at least 20 dead so far
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Hurricane Dorian begins lashing US east coast, strengthens to Category 3 storm; at least 20 dead so far

NHC said Dorian was packing maximum sustained winds of 185 kilometers per hour, making it a Category 3 storm on five-level Saffir-Simpson scale.

Hurricane Dorian moves toward Florida after inflicting 'extreme damage' on the Bahamas
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Hurricane Dorian moves toward Florida after inflicting 'extreme damage' on the Bahamas

Relief officials are prepping for a humanitarian crisis to unfold with the scale of Dorian's aftermath only beginning to emerge.

Hurricane Dorian: After inflicting 'extreme damage' on Bahamas, Category 2 storm heads to Florida's east coast
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Hurricane Dorian: After inflicting 'extreme damage' on Bahamas, Category 2 storm heads to Florida's east coast

Hurricane Dorian has left much of tourism-dependent Bahamas in ruins and relief officials on Tuesday were preparing for an unfolding humanitarian crisis with the scale of the catastrophe only beginning to emerge

Hurricane Dorian weakens to Category 3 storm, stalled over Bahamas, but still dangerous, says Miami-based NHC
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Hurricane Dorian weakens to Category 3 storm, stalled over Bahamas, but still dangerous, says Miami-based NHC

Hurricane Dorian, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record, weakened slightly early on Tuesday as it remained stalled over Grand Bahama Island, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) said

Hurricane Dorian wreaks havoc over northwest Bahamas; 5 presumed dead, over 1,300 flights cancelled
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Hurricane Dorian wreaks havoc over northwest Bahamas; 5 presumed dead, over 1,300 flights cancelled

Hurricane Dorian unleashed massive flooding across the Bahamas, and authorities urged people to find floatation devices and break out of their attics if necessary. At least five deaths were blamed on the storm.

Category 4 Hurricane Dorian triggers floods in Bahamas, at least 5 presumed dead; PM calls devastation 'unprecedented and extensive'
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Category 4 Hurricane Dorian triggers floods in Bahamas, at least 5 presumed dead; PM calls devastation 'unprecedented and extensive'

Hurricane Dorian unleashed massive flooding across the Bahamas on Monday, pummelling the islands with so much wind and water that authorities urged people to find floatation devices and grab hammers to break out of their attics if necessary.

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear Chidambaram's petition; Delhi HC to hear plea against Shah Faesal's 'illegal detention'; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear Chidambaram's petition; Delhi HC to hear plea against Shah Faesal's 'illegal detention'; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Special court extends P Chidambaram's CBI custody till Tuesday; SC to hear plea today against agency's remand order; Doctors in Assam call for strike for 24 hours today; day's top stories

Hurricane Dorian strikes Bahamas with 295 kph winds; Florida, Carolinas keep a wary eye on dangerous Category 5 storm
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Hurricane Dorian strikes Bahamas with 295 kph winds; Florida, Carolinas keep a wary eye on dangerous Category 5 storm

Hurricane Dorian struck the northern Bahamas on Sunday as a catastrophic Category 5 storm, its 185 mph winds ripping off roofs and tearing down power lines as hundreds hunkered in schools, churches and other shelters

Hurricane Dorian evolves into Category 5 storm, to hit Abaco Island in Bahamas, say US weather forecasters
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Hurricane Dorian evolves into Category 5 storm, to hit Abaco Island in Bahamas, say US weather forecasters

Hurricane Dorian strengthened into a catastrophic Category 5 storm on Sunday, packing 160 mph (267 kph) winds.