One person was swept away and 4,000 were displaced Saturday when heavy rains from a newly forming tropical depression slammed into the Dominican Republic, authorities said, warning the Bahamas was next.
Bahamian authorities have detained more than 100 illegal Haitian migrants who were traveling on a boat.
Four people died after their small plane crashed in the sea off the island of Grand Bahama on Monday, according to Bahamian officials.
Fire officials in the Bahamas say a blaze has destroyed as many as 70 homes in a shantytown, leaving roughly 200 Haitian migrants homeless.
Police in the Bahamas have arrested two boaters whom officers say were carrying bales of marijuana worth an estimated 1.3 million USD.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin reportedly participated in a separating ritual while holidaying in the Bahamas.
Gwyneth Paltrow and her estranged husband Chris Martin reportedly flew to the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas , after they recently announced their split.
Actor Johnny Depp is said to exchange vows with Amber Heard on a beach in the Bahamas.
At least 18 migrants from Haiti died on Wednesday when their overloaded sailboat capsized as it was being towed to shore in the Turks and Caicos Islands, officials in the British territory said.
A few dozen Dominican fishermen have been taken into custody on suspicion of poaching in Bahamian waters.
About 30 Haitian migrants died after an overloaded freighter capsized in the Bahamas and 110 others were rescued in rough seas, the US Coast Guard said on Tuesday.
Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton, along with Leslie Mann , showed off their sizzling bikini bodies during the filming of their upcoming flick `The Other Woman`, in the Bahamas on Friday.
A search is on off the Bahamas for two missing fishermen from China who apparently got lost in rough weather.
The Bahamas says just over 200 gallons (757 litres) of diesel spilled into the ocean during a refueling accident.
Assistant Police Commissioner Leon Bethell said that the men are helping with the investigation. No one has been charged.
John Travolta, who recently got embroiled in a flurry of sexual assault charges, has reportedly been keeping a low profile at his Bahama vacation home.
Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham is seeking a second term as islanders vote on Monday.
Discoveries made in some underwater caves in the Bahamas could provide clues about how ocean life formed on Earth millions of years ago.
Irene, a major Category 3 storm with winds of 120 miles per hour (195 km per hour), pounded the southeast Bahamian islands.
Bahamas have pulled out of the 2014 World Cup qualifying competition, FIFA said on Monday.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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