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  • new storyDominica estimates storm damage at nearly half of GDP 
    Updated: Sep-03-15 5:16 pm

    ROSEAU, Dominica - A preliminary assessment of the effects of Tropical Storm Erika on the island of Dominica has found damage to basic infrastructure alone that amounts to nearly half of the small country's GDP, the prime minister said Thursday.

  • Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 dead story has photos
    Updated: Aug-30-15 11:23 pm

    ROSEAU, Dominica - Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island.