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Franklin, Anthony Kearns to perform at pope's US visit

arethaWASHINGTON--U.S. soul singer Aretha Franklin and acclaimed Irish tenor Anthony Kearns will perform during the visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia later this month, event organizers said on Monday.
  The two singers will headline separate performances on Saturday, Sept. 26, when the pope visits the World Meeting of Families' street festival, and in the run-up to a public Mass said by the...

Latin America wins big at 72nd Venice Film Festival

veniceVENICE--Films from Latin America won two of the top prizes at the 72nd Venice Film Festival on Saturday, with...

Voice of equality through music ends Proms season

promsLONDON--American conductor Marin Alsop brought the 120th season of the Proms, the world's biggest and longest running...

Breaking Bad’s Cranston tackles Hollywood blacklist era in biopic

trumboTORONTO--After winning widespread acclaim in "Breaking Bad", Bryan Cranston is tackling one of Hollywood's darkest...

TV station of camerawoman who kicked migrants goes offline

CAMERAWOMANBUDAPEST-- A Hungarian TV station that employed a camerawoman who kicked and tripped migrants fleeing from police...

Giant head from Lenin statue unearthed in Berlin

LENINBERLIN-- Twenty-four years after it was buried, the head of a giant statue of Soviet revolutionary leader Vladimir...

Big wave surfer Shawn Dollar breaks neck off California coast

shawnLOS ANGELES- Top big-wave surfer Shawn Dollar has broken his neck while surfing in dangerous conditions off the...

Queen Elizabeth becomes UK's longest-reigning monarch

QUEENDINBURGH-- Queen Elizabeth, who ascended the throne aged just 25 as her exhausted country struggled to recover from...

Star Trek's Captain Kirk writes an autobiography

startrekLOS ANGELES--He's a hero and he's great at his job, but "Star Trek's" Captain Kirk did abandon his son.
  That's...

PM Rabin killing "written on wall", filmmaker says

rabinVENICE--Israeli filmmaker Amos Gitai says his film "Rabin: The Last Day", screened at the Venice Film Festival on...

Mad Men star Hamm, longtime girlfriend split

hammLOS ANGELES--"Mad Men" star Jon Hamm and his girlfriend of nearly two decades, actress and filmmaker Jennifer...

From stuffy to selfies: Elizabeth II tries to change with the times

queenLONDON--When Queen Elizabeth came to the British throne more than six decades ago, her first prime minister was...

Fiennes dances and Swinton whispers in A Bigger Splash

biggersplashVENICE--The usually decorous Ralph Fiennes dances wildly around a swimming pool to a Rolling Stones tune while Tilda...

Mr Bean fetes 25 years with tour of London

mrbeanLONDON--Sitting in an armchair strapped atop his green mini with his loyal Teddy by his side, Mr Bean celebrated 25...

Depp mined his 'inner evil' to play gangster Bulger

blackmassVENICE--Johnny Depp says he did not have to dig deep to tap into his evil side for his portrayal of the...

Bieber shows vulnerable side as comeback gets under way

bieberNEW YORK--Oh Baby! Justin Bieber's comeback is getting off to an emotional start with the Canadian pop sensation...

Venice film puts spotlight on Boston's paedophile priests

veniceVENICE--"Spotlight" starring Michael Keaton and Mark Ruffalo as reporters working on the Boston Globe's Pulitzer...

Portman's directorial debut is a bitter-sweet Israeli homecoming

portmanJERUSALEM--Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman made her directorial debut with a film sympathetic to the...

Director hits back at critics of Taylor Swift's African video

taylorswiftNEW YORK--The director of Taylor Swift's new music video set in Africa struck back on Wednesday at mounting criticism...

Disney unboxes the Force to drive buzz for Star Wars toys

starwarstoysLOS ANGELES--When technology and geek culture enthusiast Chris Pirillo purchased his iPhone 6 last year, he rushed...

Venice film fest on a roll with Oscar-lucky openers

veniceVENICE--The Venice Film Festival is having a good run with opening films winning Oscars, including best picture last...

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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...