A U.S. couple is feared dead after their boat was allegedly hijacked by escaped prisoners in the Caribbean. Here’s what to know.

[ad_1] Authorities in the eastern Caribbean are scouring waters in the region in hopes of finding a missing U.S. couple who were aboard their catamaran Simplicity more than a week ago when police say it was hijacked by three escaped prisoners from Grenada. Ralph Hendry and Kathy Brandel were likely thrown into the ocean and … Read more

Mystery ship capsizes in Trinidad and Tobago, triggering massive oil spill and national emergency

[ad_1] Emergency workers in Trinidad and Tobago are racing to clean up a massive oil spill after a mystery vessel ran aground near the Caribbean island, casting a pall over Carnival tourism. The spill was “not under control” as of Sunday, said Prime Minister Keith Rowley, who added that the country is grappling with a … Read more