• Rear Adm. Scott Buschman, commander of the Coast Guard 7th District, receives an update brief for the missing cargo ship El Faro at the Coast Guard 7th District in Miami, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. The ship was heading from Jacksonville, Fla, to San Juan, Puerto Rico when it was battered by waves. (Petty Officer 2nd Class Jon-Paul/U.S. Coast Guard via AP)

    Bermuda whipped by weakening Hurricane Joaquin

    HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — Bermuda was lashed Sunday by gusting winds and pelting rains from a weakening Hurricane Joaquin as its spinning center tracked just southwest of the wealthy financial haven and tourist destination after plowing through the Bahamas as a major storm.

    Updated: 2:20 pm

  • This NOAA satellite image taken Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 at 09:45 AM EDT shows major hurricane Joaquin, located east of the Bahamas and moving towards the northeast with maximum sustained winds of 155 miles per hour. Clouds with rain and thunderstorms are affecting Cuba and Haiti, Puerto Rico, and the northern Virgin Islands. (Weather Underground via AP)

    The Latest: Joaquin weakens to Category 2 storm

    HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The latest on Hurricane Joaquin and the storm’s predicted path. (All times local):