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West Indies Win First Match in Sri Lanka Series Thanks to...

Captain Kieron Pollard smashed six sixes in an over for only the third time in Twenty20 Internationals to counter leg-spinner Akila Dananjaya’s sensational hat-trick,...

Cuba on Verge of Own COVID Vaccine as Cases Soar

(CNN) Cuba may be on the verge of a coronavirus vaccine breakthrough and not a moment too soon, as deaths and cases spike on...

US: Legislation for Caribbean ‘Dreamers’ to Earn Green Card,Citizenship

Caribbean American Democratic Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (contributed photo)   WASHINGTON, CMC – Caribbean American Democratic Congresswoman Yvette D Clarke has introduced legislation in the United...

Sputnik V Spreading Over Latin America, Brazil Pres: “Stop Whining,” World...

(CNN)- Russia's Sputnik V has seen rising popularity across Latin America as more countries announce shipments and deals to purchase the Covid-19 vaccine. Nine Latin...

UN: 38 Killed on Deadliest Day for Myanmar Coup Opposition

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar security forces were seen firing slingshots at protesters, chasing them down and even brutally beating an ambulance crew in...

US: QAnon Threat Prompts Rushed Exit for Congress Members

Alarming revelations of threats to the Capitol and members of Congress prompted House Democratic leaders to wrap up their legislative work for the week...

Meghan Markle Blasts Royal Palace Falsehoods

The Duchess of Sussex has said Buckingham Palace could not expect her and Prince Harry to be silent if it was "perpetuating falsehoods about...

Associated Press World View: US Voting Rights Bill, Myanmar Protests, China...

AP Morning Wire Ted Anthony Director of Digital Innovation The Rundown House passes sweeping voting rights bill over GOP opposition WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats passed sweeping voting and...

Virus Surge Forces Sao Paulo to Shut as Buenos Aires Reopens,...

By MAURICIO SAVARESE and DEBORA REY The two biggest cities in each of the neighboring South American countries are headed in opposite directions, reflecting how...

EU’s Slow Vaccine Plan Has Austria, Denmark Joining Israel in Producing...

  VIENNA/COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Austria and Denmark, chafing at the slow rollout of COVID-19 vaccines within the European Union, have joined forces with Israel to...

‘Would-be’ Haitian President Gets 5 Years in US Prison for Gun...

Sgt. Jacques Duroseau, a competitor with the Marine Corps Shooting Team, jumps over a four-foot wall during a 2016 competition. He will spend more...

US seeks to Increase Pressure on Venezuela’s Maduro

Miami Herald- The Biden administration is seeking ways to increase international pressure on Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro in order to secure a peaceful, democratic...

Associated Press World View: Attack on US Base, States Ease Restrictions,...

March 03, 2021 View in browser AP Morning Wire Ted Anthony Director of Digital Innovation The Rundown US forces: Rockets hit airbase in Iraq hosting US troops BAGHDAD (AP) — At...

Biden Predicts Vaccines for Entire US Pop. by June, Brazil Record...

President Biden said that the United States will have enough vaccine supply to vaccinate all American adults for the coronavirus by the end of...

Nicaragua: 6 Migrant Bodies Found in Small Boat

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaraguan authorities said Tuesday the bodies of six people, apparently migrants, have been found in a small boat drifting off...

Biden Deal: Merck To Assist J&J in Manufacturing COVID Vaccine

  STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Merck & Co., a pharmaceutical giant, will help produce the Johnson & Johnson single-dose coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination in a surprising...

Biden Sanctions Russia Over Navlany, Gives Saudis a Pass for...

The Biden administration on Tuesday is announcing new sanctions on Russia in response to Moscow’s poisoning and jailing of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. The...

Associated Press World View: Chinese Vaccines, New York Governor, US...

March 02, 2021 View in browser AP Morning Wire Beginning next week, we offer something new: As dawn approaches in the United States, some of The Associated...

US: New Variants Could Create Fourth Virus Surge

The US could see a "fourth surge" of coronavirus cases fuelled by the spread of variants, a top health official has warned. Dr Rochelle Walensky,...

Authoritarian Bukele Wins Control of El Salvador

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Populist President Nayib Bukele appeared Monday to have won control of El Salvador’s unicameral congress, ending a two-year...

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