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Son of a Trump: Mexicans hit back in insult-laden comedy

trumpMEXICO CITY--Decked out in dark suits and outlandish blond wigs, a clutch of Mexico's most popular comedians lambasts Donald Trump as a dangerous buffoon in a new play that hits back over his anti-Mexican comments on the U.S. election campaign trail.
  When he entered the presidential race in June, Trump thundered against Mexico and its undocumented migrants in the United States...

Beating parasites wins three scientists Nobel prize for medicine

nobelSTOCKHOLM/LONDON--Three scientists from Japan, China and Ireland whose discoveries led to the development of potent...

Marriage fears, stigma stop Gaza girls seeking mental health care

gazagirlsLONDON--When Maha, a nine-year-old Palestinian girl living in Gaza, visited a doctor to seek treatment for mental...

'Sense of regret' in Vatican over pope meeting with gay marriage opponent

popeVATICAN CITY--Pope Francis' meeting last week with an American woman at the center of a row over gay marriage was not...

US court upholds charges against photographer who chased Bieber

bieberLOS ANGELES--A Los Angeles appeals court on Wednesday upheld criminal charges against a photographer who pursued pop...

Terminator takes Golden Icon award at Zurich Film Festival

arnoldZURCIH--Action star Arnold Schwarzenegger has been honoured with the Zurich Film Festival's top "Golden Icon" award...

Long after Hitler and Tiger, Kerr still has yarns to spin

kerrLONDON--At 92 years of age and with over nine million books sold, British children's writer and illustrator Judith...

Tanzanian albino children attacked for body parts face return home from USA

albinosNEW YORK--Shy, soft-spoken Mwigulu Magesa, missing an arm from a brutal attack in Tanzania where albinos are targeted...

Caitlyn Jenner will not be charged in fatal car crash

jennerLOS ANGELES--Former Olympic champion and reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner will not be charged in connection with a...

Bill Cosby accused of 3 more sexual assaults

cosbyLOS ANGELES--Three more women came forward on Wednesday to accuse veteran comedian Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting...

Daughter of late Paul Walker sues Porsche over fatal crash

paulwalkerLOS ANGELES--The daughter of late actor Paul Walker, who died in the fiery crash of a Porsche sports car in...

Lady Gaga Billboard's woman of the year 2015

ladygagaLOS ANGELES--Lady Gaga was named woman of the year by music magazine Billboard after a 2015 that saw her channel...

Minaj to bring family story to life in TV comedy series

nickiminajLOS ANGELES--Rapper Nicki Minaj is bringing the story of her New York upbringing to television with a comedy series...

Trevor Noah enters softly into Daily Show's 'beautiful house'

trevornoahNEW YORK--If you want to get a flavour of Trevor Noah's "The Daily Show," just take a look at his first guests -...

Snow-capped peaks of Blood & Oil get panned by North Dakotans

bloodandoilWILLISTON, North Dakota—North Dakotans, so annoyed that ABC's oilfield soap opera "Blood & Oil" features...

Fetty Wap injured in New Jersey collision

fetty_wapNEW JERSEY--Rapper Fetty Wap, a rising star in hip hop, was injured on Saturday when he collided with a vehicle while...

Mark Wahlberg raises eyebrows as host of Philadelphia Pope concert

wahlbergPHILADELPHIA--Actor Mark Wahlberg, a former rapper and one-time underwear model who once played a porn star and...

Kentucky clerk in gay marriage dispute switches to Republican Party

kentuckyWASHINGTON--A county clerk in Kentucky who was briefly jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples...

He Named Me Malala is a profile in courage

malalaLONDON--The one thing that makes Malala Yousafzai blush in a documentary about her being released next month is when...

Putin calls Elton John, for real this time, offers meeting

eltonjohnSEMIKARAKORSK/MOSCOW--President Vladimir Putin phoned Elton John on Thursday to say he would be ready to meet up for...

Kanye West serious about run, says he has to grow up

kanyewestNEW YORK--Rapper Kanye West says he's serious about running for U.S. president in 2020 but noted in an interview...

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St. Maarten midday Weather Forecast for Saturday
Saturday, 17 October 2015
DATE ISSUED: Saturday, October 17, 2015 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL: Sunday midday (12:00... Read more...
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SHTA poll: Businesses want anti-ship-jumping legislation
Saturday, 17 October 2015
Click here for SHTA graph pdf PHILIPSBURG--The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association... Read more...
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Dominica’s tourism sector ready to welcome visitors after TS Erika
Friday, 16 October 2015
ROSEAU, Dominica--“Dominica is open for business and ready to welcome visitors to its shores.”... Read more...
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Reparations Committee: Withdraw Queens’ names from Suriname’s highest mountains
Thursday, 15 October 2015
PARAMARIBO--Suriname’s National Reparations Committee NRCS has filed a request with President... Read more...
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Ex-US House Speaker Hastert to plead guilty in hush-money case
Friday, 16 October 2015
CHICAGO--Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert is expected to plead guilty in a hush-money case... Read more...
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Hillary Clinton to 'look hard' at Julian Castro as possible VP pick
Friday, 16 October 2015
WASHINGTON--Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton won the backing of Housing and Urban... Read more...
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Half a million Yemen children face severe malnutrition
Friday, 16 October 2015
GENEVA--More than half a million children in Yemen face life-threatening malnutrition as a risk of... Read more...
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Modi to open 70-year-old files in challenge to Gandhi dynasty
Friday, 16 October 2015
NEW DELHI--Prime Minister Narendra Modi says he will seek to unravel one of India's most enduring... Read more...
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Cuba in cash crunch due to low commodity prices, Venezuela woes
Friday, 16 October 2015
HAVANA--Low commodity prices, a drought at home and Venezuela's economic crisis have created a cash... Read more...
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Apple's newest courtroom foe is patent-savvy university
Friday, 16 October 2015
NEW YORK--As a veteran of the global smart phone wars, Apple is used to courtroom battles with... Read more...
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Focus needs to be on fighting crime & helping unemployed
Friday, 16 October 2015
Dear Editor, With all of the political situation on the island, we can't lose focus on some of the... Read more...
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Had enough
Friday, 16 October 2015
Dear Queenie, My brother died years ago but his widow stayed close to our family. Eventually she... Read more...
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RBC St. Maarten Little League School Tournament
Saturday, 17 October 2015
Sister Marie Laurence defeated Leonald Conner in the RBC St. Maarten Little League School... Read more...
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Nadal trounces Wawrinka, Djokovic tames Tomic
Friday, 16 October 2015
CHINA-- Former world number one Rafa Nadal displayed more signs of a return to top form with a... Read more...
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Junk shop photo spurs quest to confirm Billy the Kid image
Friday, 16 October 2015
DENVER--For the $2 he spent to buy three old photographs, Randy Guijarro may have hit the mother... Read more...
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Few signs of improvement for NBA star Odom after collapse
Friday, 16 October 2015
LAS VEGAS--Pro basketball and reality TV star Lamar Odom spent a third day hospitalized on... Read more...
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Bruney cruises into retirement
Friday, 16 October 2015
~ After three decade in cruise industry ~   By Alita Singh   Frank Bruney has seen tiny... Read more...
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ALL HANDS ON DECK, WE MADE IT!
Friday, 16 October 2015
~ Fair Transport Sailing Vessel Nordlys is launched ~   St. Maarten has been graced by the... Read more...
Editorial - Anybody’s guess
Saturday, 17 October 2015
Governor Eugene Holiday has decided to seek legal clarity on the current constitutional impasse.... Read more...
Editorial - Time is up
Friday, 16 October 2015
With so much ongoing constitutional turmoil, the fact that more than 100 people attended the... Read more...
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Notices October 16
Friday, 16 October 2015
General Meeting St. Maarten Professional Softball Association (SMPSA) general meeting for the... Read more...
Notices October 15
Thursday, 15 October 2015
General Meeting S.M.P.S.A. general meeting for the softball season 2016 will be held at Sundial... Read more...