Entries by Shawn Boyce

Hope fading for survivors in Guatemala landslide

Hopes are fading in Guatemala of finding more survivors following a landslide that has killed at least 131 people and left 300 missing. Rescuers have dug for days in the village of Cambray near the capital, but say some of the homes they have reached are filled with water. Tons of rain-sodden soil slid off […]

Joaquin Batters Bahamas; Fate of Cargo Ship Uncertain

Hurricane Joaquin destroyed houses, uprooted trees and unleashed heavy flooding as it hurled torrents of rain across the Bahamas on Friday, and the U.S. Coast Guard said it was trying to reach a disabled cargo ship with 33 people aboard that lost contact during the storm. The Coast Guard said the 735-foot (224-meter) ship named […]