Tropical storm Earl lashes Belize with wind, rain, heads for Mexico

BELIZE CITY (Reuters) – Tropical storm Earl whipped Belize and Mexico’s Caribbean coast with wind and heavy rain, battering cars, disrupting transportation and forcing hundreds of people into shelters as it moved through Guatemala toward southeastern Mexico on Thursday.

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Storm Earl lashes Belize with wind, rain, heads for Mexico

BELIZE CITY (Reuters) – Tropical storm Earl whipped Belize with wind and heavy rain as it weakened, moving into Guatemala toward southeastern Mexico on Thursday after hundreds of people took shelter overnight.

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New York Today: New York Today: The Race to Recycle

Tuesday: The state of recycling, the city’s most authentic pizza, and explosions in the park.

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The Trouble with Owning a Grain Elevator

One steel-gray afternoon in the late winter, I pulled into a snow-coated gravel parking lot along the frozen Buffalo River.

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‘We Still Have a Lot of People Dying’

More than a year after the death of Freddie Gray, we sit down with Brandon Scott, a Baltimore city councilman, to discuss the city’s next step forward.

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The Rio Olympics

The peerless swimmer Katie Ledecky; a photo essay of Olympians and their heroes; the sprinter Justin Gatlin’s comeback; how Boston’s citizens fought to reject their city’s bid; and 10 writers on their memories of Games past.

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The Disrupters: Making New York’s Cultural Boards More Diverse

The glass ceilings at elite cultural organizations are starting to crack after some pressure from the city.

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Cities In Southern California Can’t Escape The Fire At Their Door

Southern California is on fire again. The Sand fire in the Santa Clarita Valley mountains north of Los Angeles has burned 38,873 acres, destroyed at least 18 homes and taken one life…

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Suspect Held in Shooting of San Diego Police Officers

Two police officers, part of the city’s gang-suppression unit, were shot during a stop late on Thursday, one fatally.

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New York Today: New York Today: A Wave of Whales

Friday: Whale watching in our city, the end of a heat dome, and Harry Potter mania.

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