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Police investigating shooting at Paradise

By Monique Washington Police are investigating a shooting that took place last night at a residence in Paradise, Nevis. Inspector Randolph Myers said the shooting took...

War on Dengue Mosquitos as Epidemic Looms

Washington, DC, 15 august 2019 (PAHO) - The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) warns of the complex situation of dengue in Latin America and...

Gibraltar Releases Tanker Despite US Objection

An Iranian oil tanker detained in Gibraltar has been released, although the US has filed a new legal bid to seize the ship, the...

Dow Falls 600 Pts. on Recession Fears

London (CNN Business)- Five big economies are at risk of recession. It won't take much to push them over the edge. This comes with...

Chernobyl 2?- Russian Villagers Evacuated After Nuke Blast

Moscow (CNN)- Residents of a Russian village near the site of a suspected explosion of a nuclear-powered missile have been told to evacuate, Russian...

Brown Hill to close, leaving 138 unemployed

Communications company Brown Hill in Nevis is set to close early next month and its 138 employees will be laid off, Premier Mark Brantley...

FBI Raids Epstein’s Virgin Island

US Virgin Islands- The FBI has raided Jeffrey Epstein’s private island in the Caribbean, in a further sign the death of the financier will...

US: Immigrants on Welfare Benefits May Be Denied Citizenship

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — With the announcement of the new immigration policy, the Trump administration has crushed the hopes of many low-income immigrants...

Election Setback Destroys Argentine Stocks, Currency

BBC- Argentine stock markets and its currency have both plunged after Conservative Argentine President Mauricio Macri suffered a shock defeat in primary elections on...

Guatemala: Conservative Giammattei Elected President

Alejandro Giammattei   BBC- Conservative candidate and ex-prison chief Alejandro Giammattei has been elected president of Guatemala. Preliminary results show he took 59% of the vote,...

Jeffrey Epstein Dead in Jail. Suicide Suspected

BBC- Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein has been found dead in his prison cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, US media report. Suicide...

Tanzania: 61 Killed in Oil Tanker Truck Explosion

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (CNN)At least 61 people have been killed and 70 injured when an oil tanker exploded on a busy road in...

Mexico: 16 Mutilated Bodies Hanging from a Bridge, Dumped on a...

BBC-Mexican police have found the bodies of nine people hanging from a bridge and seven more corpses hacked up and dumped on the road. The...

Mexican Ambassador: Mexico May Try to Extradite El Paso Suspect

Public Radio Int.: At least eight of the 22 people murdered at the Walmart in El Paso were Mexican nationals. Mexico's Foreign Ministry called...

Venezuela: Maduro Govt. to Miss Talks in Protest Over US Sanctions

President Maduro CARACAS, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Venezuela's government will skip a round of Norway-brokered talks on Thursday and Friday to protest a new set...

Third Time Lucky?-Pierluisi Out, Vazquez in as PR Governor

Wanda Vázquez, left, was sworn in by Chief Justice Maite D. Oronoz Rodríguez at the Supreme Court in San Juan, P.R., on Wednesday.CreditCreditErika P....

Trump Crackdown: 700 Illegals Arrested in Mississippi

BBC- US immigration officials have arrested almost 700 people after a series of raids in the state of Mississippi. The co-ordinated operations targeted workers at...

Britain Faces Food Shortages with a No Deal Brexit

Britain faces fresh food shortages for months if a chaotic no-deal Brexit leaves perishable produce rotting in lorries at ports, industry experts have warned. The...

Singer Rhianna Attacks Trump Over Latest Gun Massacres

    ‘Imagine a world where it’s easier to get an AK-47 than a VISA! Imagine a world where they build a wall to keep terrorists...

Pedro Pierluisi New PR Governor…But Only if Island’s Senate Says OK

SAN JUAN (Reuters) - The handpicked successor to disgraced Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello was sworn in on Friday after Rossello stepped down, but...

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