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Mystery Surrounds Newlywed’s Bahamian Disappearance

NASSAU, The Bahamas, Wednesday October 11, 2017 – The family of a newly wed American couple are desperate to find them after they disappeared on...

Holiday Declared in Panama after First World Cup Qualifier Win

The president of Panama has declared Wednesday to be a national holiday after the country qualified for the World Cup for the first time...

Federation Ship Banned for Breaking North Korea Sanctions

In what has been described as an unprecedented move, a ship registered in St.Kitts and Nevis is accused of violating North Korean sanctions and...

UN Chief Calls for Hurricane Relief Aid

CODRINGTON, Barbuda – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called for the full mobilization of the international community to support the people of the...

Antigua, US Remain Deadlocked Over Online Gambling Dispute

Storm ravaged Barbuda and Antigua stand to make millions of dollars if its long simmering trade dispute with the USA dealing with online gambling...

Hurricane: Pence Pledges A Bigger, Better US Virgin Islands

ST CROIX, USVI — US Vice President Mike Pence said, on his visit to the US Virgin Islands, that the White House is committed...

For Island States Storm Reconstruction Costs a Bigger Worry than Hurricanes?

In the future Independent Caribbean nations such as St. Kitts and Nevis may have a bigger worry in financing hurricane reconstuction than the storms...

Nate Drenches US Gulf Coast after Devastating Central America

Hurricane Nate, after drenching New Orleans, made its second US landfall near Biloxi, Mississippi, shortly after midnight local time Sunday as a Category 1...

Bahamas Youngest MP Making a Name for Himself

Travis Robinson, MP, at 22, is youngest politician in the Bahamas. Yet could easily have been mistaken for any of the other young delegates...

Haiti’s Kids Still Suffering a Year After Hurricane Matthew

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – A year has passed since the children and adolescents of this poverty stricken nation were hit by Hurricane Matthew. Today they...

ExxonMobil in 5th Oil Find off Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The ExxonMobil Corporation has announced a fifth new oil discovery after drilling the Turbot-1 well offshore Guyana. This is its latest discovery...

Central America Death Toll at 22 As Nate Strengthens to Hurricane

It may not yet be a hurricane but tropical storm Nate has killed at least 22 people in Central America as it battered the...

Hurricanes: A Billion to Rebuild

The recovery of eastern Caribbean islands hardest hit by recent hurricanes, including Dominica, Barbuda, Turks and Caicos, the British Virgin Islands and Anguilla, could...

Don’t Board Up Yet, But Nate’s Coming

Hurricane Nate has not yet formed but if its does it could hit parts of the Gulf Coast this weekend, according to the latest...

What Hurricane? Jamaica Tourism Sector Booming

Despite a record hurricane season Jamaica’s tourism sector is growing by leaps and bounds, attracting levels of local and foreign investments never seen before according...

Maria Aftermath likely to Trigger Puerto Rican Exodus to USA

Source: AFP Hurricane Maria may trigger a major wave of migration from Puerto Rico to Florida and New York something that could be bad news...

Caribbean Evacuation Cruise to Rescue More Than 3,000 People

Royal Caribbean's liner Adventure of the Sea is continuing its hurricane rescue cruise, so far offering refuge to 2,200 people in Puerto Rico and...

PR Fury at Trump

US President Donald Trump hasn't made many friends in Puerto by his absence from the hurricane wrecked island and insulting tweets. So, when he...

Costly Solar Power Looking Good for Hurricane Areas

More resilient, small-scale electric systems powered by the sun are looking increasingly attractive for Caribbean islands plunged into darkness after hurricanes Irma and Maria,...

From His Golf Course Trump Blames Everyone But Him for Puerto...

US President Donald Trump is dismissing those he calls "politically motivated ingrates" who've questioned his administration's commitment to rebuilding Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria....

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