Tropical Storm Gamma makes landfall in Mexico, close to becoming a hurricane

MEXICO CITY, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Gamma made landfall on Saturday in the Yucatán Peninsula in southeastern Mexico, threatening to turn into a hurricane in the next few hours, the National Hurricane Center (NHC, for its acronym in English) of the United States. With maximum sustained winds of 110 kilometers per hour (km … Read more

Tropical storm Gamma advances over the southeast coast of Mexico

Archive image. A woman walks with an umbrella in the rain amid the coronavirus pandemic in Mexico City, Mexico. June 29, 2020 REUTERS / Henry Romero MEXICO CITY, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Gamma made landfall on Saturday in the Yucatán Peninsula in southeastern Mexico, threatening heavy rains in the coming hours, the National … Read more

Spain adds 27,856 new cases of COVID-19 from Friday to Monday

A health worker in the Intensive Care Unit of the La Paz hospital, in Madrid, Spain, on September 28, 2020. REUTERS / Sergio Pérez MADRID, Oct 13 (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Spain stood at 888,968 on Monday, adding 27,856 new infections to the total number announced on Friday, the last … Read more

Gulf of Mexico oil workers evacuate as third storm threatens

Neighbors collect sandbags in preparation for Tropical Storm Beta, in Corpus Christi, US, September 19, 2020. HOUSTON (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell Plc has halted some oil production activities and began evacuating its workers from a platform in US waters of the Gulf of Mexico, the company said on Saturday as a new tropical storm … Read more