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Bermudians brace for storm Jerry after big hit by Humberto

25 Sep 2019

HAMILTON, Bermuda Bermudians secured homes and businesses on Tuesday as they prepared for the arrival of Tropical Storm Jerry just a few days after Hurricane Humberto battered the archipelago and briefly knocked out power for most residents.

Bermuda avoids major damage from Hurricane Humberto, cleanup crews get to work

19 Sep 2019

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept 19 Cleanup crews in Bermuda were busy at work on Thursday after Hurricane Humberto grazed the island, which escaped major harm despite winds that reached around 100 miles per hour (161 kph) snapping power poles and lifting off roofs.

Large parts of Bermuda plunged into darkness as Hurricane Humberto whips island

19 Sep 2019

HAMILTON, Bermuda Hurricane Humberto knocked out power lines in Bermuda on Wednesday night, plunging nearly the whole Atlantic archipelago into darkness, as the storm whipped the British territory with powerful winds and heavy rain.

Conflicted, conservative Bermuda stages first Pride parade

30 Aug 2019

HAMILTON, Bermuda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Bermuda stages its first Pride parade on Saturday as the conservative island wrangles over gay marriage in the courts and marchers face religious protest on the streets.

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