Tropical Storm Tomas has triggered a $12.8 million hurricane coverage insurance payout in four eastern Caribbean states, the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF) said. Full story
Yasmin Long, 8, left, from St. Lucia, Jessika Lionel, 6, from Haiti, and Mirette Franklin, 4, right, from Ethiopia, all adopted children, raise their hands and repeat the pledge of allegiance, during the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services first ever Adoption Day ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 18
A row of flooded eateries is seen in the Brisbane suburb of Saint Lucia January 13, 2011. Flood water in Australia's third-biggest city peaked below feared catastrophic levels on Thursday but Brisbane and other devastated regions faced years of rebuilding and even the threat of fresh floods in the
Jade Mountain in St. Lucia has 28 open-air suites with either infinity pools or private Jacuzzis and views of the Piton mountains.