Travel giant Thomas Cook has said it had dealt with an “operationally challenging” past month as it provided support and took care of 22,000 of its customers in destinations impacted by devastating Hurricane Irma.
A cat weighing a whopping 24lbs (10.9kg) has been fostered in the US after being taken in by an animal shelter in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.
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Irma has killed one person in Georgia as rain flooded coastal communities.
Aid is being rushed to hurricane-scarred Florida as officials piece together the scope of Irma’s destructive path and displaced residents wait for word on hard-hit areas including the Florida Keys.
Parts of Florida are inching back towards normality with workers restoring power, clearing roads and replenishing fuel supplies, even as teams scour the southernmost islands and authorities warn of mass devastation.
A north-east family turned a Disney World laundry room into an emergency bunker as the strongest hurricane in history battered Florida last night.
Officials across the north-eastern Caribbean have cancelled airline flights, shuttered schools and urged people to hunker down indoors as Hurricane Irma barrelled toward the region as a powerful Category 4 storm expected to strengthen more before nearing land late on Tuesday.
Florida has put a man to death with an anaesthetic never used before in a US lethal injection.
A second Florida police officer has died after a suspect fired at them during a scuffle while they were on patrol.
A man has been charged after a police officer was shot dead in Florida and his partner gravely injured on the same night two other officers were shot elsewhere in the state.
Forty years after blasting off, Earth's most distant ambassadors - the twin Voyager spacecraft - are still going.
A Republican senator has said President Donald Trump "muddies the water" when he assigns blame to anyone other than white nationalist groups for the deadly violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Spacewalking astronauts have set free the world's first satellite made with a 3D printer.
Tiger Woods has pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence, but agreed to enter a rehabilitation programme that would see the charge dropped later this year.
A tiny house featuring a painting of a blue-tailed mermaid apparently drifted 200 miles from Florida to south of Louisiana.
Newly-released video footage shows a US police officer telling tennis star Venus Williams she likely caused a Florida car crash that fatally injured an elderly man - but he did not cite her, saying the actions of a third driver appeared to have left her in a bad spot.
A disgraced former FBI agent serving time for a 1982 murder linked to imprisoned New England mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger has a new prison release date - if he lives that long.
An alligator attack has left a man with serious injuries in Port Charlotte, Florida.
A sinkhole that swallowed a boat and destroyed two homes in Florida has stopped growing and has not had any recent significant movement, officials say.
A flight attendant broke a wine bottle over the head of a man who lunged for an exit door and fought with other passengers as a plane flew from Seattle to Beijing, but it did not stop him brawling.
Venus Williams is the subject of a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the daughter of a 78-year-old Florida man who died a couple of weeks after a car crash involving the five-time Wimbledon champion.
Tennis star Venus Williams was at fault in a car crash that led to the death of a passenger in another vehicle, police say.
Sunderland's managing director has jetted out to the US today to hold crunch talks with Dons manager Derek McInnes, according to reports.
Golfer Tiger Woods was arrested this morning and charged with driving under the influence.
Tourism officials will travel to Florida next week on a mission to attract more cruise ships to the north-east.
On Friday, Esteban Santiago arrived at Fort Lauderdale airport, pulled a gun from his luggage and opened fire in the baggage claim area.
Five people have been killed by a lone shooter at Florida's Fort Lauderdale International Airport.
A lone shooter has opened fire at Florida’s Fort Lauderdale international airport, killing five people and injuring eight before he was taken into custody, officials said.
Highland health bosses have defended their decision to attend a week-long Florida event that featured discounted trips to Walt Disney World and Universal Studios amid mounting concern about budgets, hospital safety and NHS performance.
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Inverness judo star Stephanie Inglis has reached another milestone in her recover from a serious motorcycle accident.