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Cuba finally accepts citizens held at sea by US Coast Guard

cubaHAVANA, Cuba--Dozens of Cuban migrants who were stuck on a United States Coast Guard ship after being detained at sea, because their country refused to allow them back in, have finally returned home.

But the Cuban government has called on the United States to stop the so-called "wet-foot, dry-foot policy" which allows migrants from Cuba to quickly become legal residents and eventually citizens...

Gun charge against Buju Banton dropped in deal with prosecutors

bujuFLORIDA, United States--Jailed Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton will be out of prison in less than four years, after...

Trinidadians promised TT $100 houses under People’s Partnership government

kamlaPORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad--People who have been living in Housing Development Corporation (HDC) units for over thirty...

Concerns voiced over UN Haiti mission budget cuts

haitiNEW YORK, USA--As Haiti approaches presidential and municipal elections, adequate international support was needed to...

France to modernise Haiti’s education system

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti--French President François Hollande has promised to finance a large-scale education programme...

Hollande promises to pay 'moral debt' to former colony Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti--French President Francois Hollande pledged to pay back a "moral debt" to Haiti during a visit...

Violence erupts during wait for Guyana election results

GEORGETOWN, Guyana--Following unrest in the capital after voting closed Monday, the Guyana Elections Commission GECOM...

Antigua govt responds to bank strike threat

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua--Government has accused one of the country's largest trade unions of trying to deliberately...

Environmentalists want probe into ‘hate rallies’

NASSAU, The Bahamas--More than two months after filing an official complaint about a series of hostile and...

Two cancer centres coming to Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica--Government is investing US $14.5 million to set up two cancer treatment centres equipped with...

Courts treats mothers to special dinner for its 50th anniversary

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--It was a night to remember as Courts honoured mothers in grand style, with a gourmet...

lottery scammer convicted in US

NORTH DAKOTA, United States--A Jamaican who helped to swindle middle-age and elderly people out of more than $5...

Cuba prepares for tourism surge as US relations warm

HAVANA, Cuba--The Cuban government says it has prepared for a surge in tourist arrivals with an airport expansion...

Barbados to host CARICOM heads of government conference in July

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--The 36th regular conference of heads of government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will be...

Surinam Airways to launch Orlando service

PARAMARIBO--Suriname's national carrier Surinam Airways is launching a new service to Orlando, Florida, this summer...

Neighbourhoods the focus of 2015 Heritage Photo Contest

MARIGOT--The 2015 Heritage Photo Contest and Exhibition is officially open for entries, announced Les Fruits de Mer...

Charville appeals to François Hollande to understand ‘crisis’ facing St. Martin

MARIGOT--Independent Councillor and President of True Hope for St. Martin Jules Charville says he hopes President...

Women empowerment workshops starting May 12 in Sandy Ground

MARIGOT--Association Sandy Ground on the Move Insertion President Georges Richardson reminded all, that workshops...

Driver charged with death of Andrew ‘Six Heads’ Lewis

GEORGETOWN, Guyana--A father of four was charged with the death of former World Boxing Champion, Andrew 'Six Heads"...

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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...