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Corona Effect: India, Brazil, South Africa,UK on SKN Travel Ban List

St. Kitts & Nevis has extended the travel advisory for people arriving from the U.K., Brazil, South Africa and now India, as of May...

T&T’s Deadliest Day, US CDC: Vaccinated People Can Go Maskless, More

Thursday, May 13 marked the deadliest day for COVID-19 in Trinidad and Tobago since the pandemic began, with 21 deaths recorded. The latest deaths, reported...

Black Brazilians Protest Racism, Police Violence

Reuters- Black Brazilians demonstrated in the country's two largest cities on Thursday to protest against racism and police violence toward their communities in a...

World View: Israel-Hamas War, Floyd Cops Protest, Rich Nations Lag in...

The Associated Press The Rundown Weary Gaza marks Muslim feast as violence spreads in Israel GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Weary Palestinians on Thursday prepared for...

12 Migrants Detained, One Dead on Florida Beach After Boat Intercepted

By Daniel Villarreal  Newsweek   Florida - Legal authorities are investigating an attempted migrant landing involving a 28-foot boat in Jupiter Beach, Florida. Authorities found 13...

UK Authorities Concern Over New COVID Variant, World Virus News

Evidence is growing that a troubling variant of the coronavirus discovered in India is more transmissible than the variant first detected in Kent and...

Dr. Carla Barnett: CARICOM Names First Female Secretary-General

History was created when Dr. Carla Barnett was appointed as the first female Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The leaders unanimously agreed to Barnett’s...

World View: Mideast Violence Grows, India Tragedy Worsens, US Gas Shortage,...

  The Associated Press Advancing the Power of Facts The Rundown Escalating Mideast violence bears hallmarks of 2014 Gaza war GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Rockets streamed out...

Latin America’s Pandemic Tragedy: Death Toll Nears One Million, World Stats

Reuters- Hellen Ñañez has suffered enough tragedy for a lifetime. The Peruvian 28-year-old mother has mourned the death of 13 close relatives since the...

Colombia Protests: Death Toll Rises, Leader Dies, as Cities Brace for...

Oliver Griffin Reuters The reported death toll from nearly two weeks of anti-government protests in Colombia rose past 40 on Tuesday, a day ahead of a...

Report: World Unprepared for Cyberattacks

The Hill- A majority of global chief information security officers (CISOs) surveyed as part of a report released Wednesday said they feel their organizations...

US: Dems Blast GOP Attempts to Restrict Voting After ‘Big Lie’

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) offered fiery criticism of Republicans on Tuesday for efforts around the country to tighten voter laws amid unproven...

Butlers Shop burns to the ground

By Monique Washington  A furious fire early Tuesday morning has completely destroyed a Butlers Village shop that has served the community for decades. Butlers Domino College...

Colonial Pipeline Attack Shows US Energy’s Vulnerability

By Maggie Miller The Hill- The ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline, the largest supplier of oil to the Northeast region of the...

Russia Mass Murder: 7 Kids & Teacher Gunned Down at School

A school shooting in the Russian city of Kazan has left at least eight people dead, reports say.  Most of the victims were children. REUTERS-...

Venezuela’s Academy of Medicine Asks U.S. for COVID-19 Vaccines

Reuters A woman holds a small bottle labelled with a "Coronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine" sticker in this illustration taken, October 30, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo Venezuela's main...

Colombia Protesters, Government at Odds After Meeting

Reuters- A meeting between Colombian protest leaders and President Ivan Duque broke up on Monday with little sign of progress on curbing nearly two...

CARICOM Economics to be Taught in Regional Schools

The teaching of regional integration and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Single Market and Economy (CSME) will start immediately in regional classrooms as part of...

World View: Jerusalem Riots, Senegal’s Women, Coloardo Mass Murder, More

May 10, 2021 AP Morning Wire  Dozens of Palestinians have been hospitalized after violent clashes with Israeli police at a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site. A...

Amazon Rainforest Being Destroyed Much Faster

Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil rose by 43% in April compared to the same month last year, government data has shown. A total...

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