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New Study: Island Nations Could Be Destroyed by Rising Sea Levels

(CNN) Hundreds of millions of people worldwide are at risk of losing their homes as entire cities sink under rising seas over the next...

Indian PM Modi Meets CARICOM Leaders, Promises Development Funds

India PM Narendra Modi Meets Caribbean Leaders (SKN PM Harris, 2nd from R, front row) New York- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the leaders...

UN Climate Report: Doom for Island Nations If No Action on...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Scientists behind a landmark study of the links between oceans, glaciers, ice caps and the climate delivered a stark warning...

US Congress Fed Up, Launches Formal Impeachment Probe of Trump

  WASHINGTON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday the House would open an impeachment inquiry into President...

Thomas Cook Collapses, UK Mounts Biggest Tourist Repatriation Effort

  British travel firm Thomas Cook has gone out of business, as many as 600,000 holidaymakers stranded abroad and millions more with their holidays cancelled,...

Worldwide Climate Strike Day Brings Out Millions

Millions of people around the world are expected to walk out of school and work on Friday, as part of the global climate strike...

Bermuda on Lockdown as Humberto Strikes, Storm Jerry Heading for E....

 Associated Press People board up a store in preparation for Hurricane Humberto in Hamilton, Bermuda, on Wednesday.   MIAMI — Hurricane Humberto lashed Bermuda with strong winds...

Bahamas Rescue Efforts Speed UP, So Has Dorian as It Lashes...

Rescue efforts have been stepped up in parts of the Bahamas worst hit by Hurricane Dorian, as hundreds scramble to flee the destruction. Cruise liners,...

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...

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...

Officials warn on possible first hurricane of year

All eyes are on a disturbance in the Atlantic that could develop into the first hurricane this year and threaten the Lesser Antilles beginning...

Early morning fire engulfs Brantley law office

By Monique Washington  A fire broke out in the law office of Daniel Brantley and Associates in Charlestown in the early hours of Wednesday morning,...

UN Wants 2021 to be the Year Child Labor Ends

The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has unanimously adopted a resolution declaring 2021 as the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour, and...

Honeymooner Recovering After Falling into St. Kitts’ Volcano

Newlyweds Clayton and Acaime Chastain never imagined their honeymmon on St. Kitts  would wind up with a Go Fund Me campaign to pay for...

Hurricane Barry Briefly, Now a Tropical Storm Flooding Louisiana

BBC- Storm Barry has made landfall in Louisiana, where officials have warned of potentially life-threatening floods. The storm reached hurricane strength as it neared...

Man stabbed to death in Newtown

A 58-year-old man has been killed in a stabbing attack on Tuesday evening in Newtown, St. Kitts and Nevis police said. Police received a report...

Destination USA: Tens of Thousands of World’s Poor Overwhelming Panama

By Todd Bensman Panama- The singer Neil Diamond said it decades ago, "They're coming to America." Like the proverbial "bulge in the belly of the...

Sir Tapley appoints integrity commission chair replacement

Governor-General Sir SW Tapley Seaton has appointed retired judge Pearletta Laans as chairperson of the Integrity of Public Life Commission, replacing Damian Kelsick who...

Beloved farmer and cook killed in Douglas Estate fire

By Kenichi Serino A blaze at All B’s Bar in Douglas Estate in the early hours of Thursday morning left one person dead, Cleveland “Gregory”...

St. Vincent and Grenadines becomes smallest nation elected to UN Security...

St. Vincent and Grenadines made history on Friday, becoming the smallest nation to be elected to the United Nations Security Council. Speaking to the press...

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