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Six suspects convicted in drug-smuggling trial

PHILIPSBURG--The Court of First Instance on Wednesday sentenced six suspects on drug smuggling charges, but acquitted them of membership in a criminal organisation, in wh...

Man gets restraining order in domestic-violence case

PHILIPSBURG--A 43-year-old man was sentenced on Wednesday to eight months, four of which were suspended, on three years' probation, in a domestic violence case. The Court...

Seven cruise ships in today

POINTE BLANCHE--Today, Thursday, December 18, will be one of the busiest days of St. Maarten's cruise tourism season, a Port St. Maarten press release stated. Seven cruis...

Basketball official faces six years on rape charges

PHILIPSBURG--The Prosecutor's Office requested six years Wednesday against 49-year-old basketball official E.Y., who is suspected of the sexual abuse of two minors.

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Leona calls for meeting about Housing Foundation suspensions
Thursday, 18 December 2014
PHILIPSBURG--Independent Member of Parliament (MP) Leona Marlin-Romeo wants to get to the bottom of... Read more...
Floodgate works to resume in January
Thursday, 18 December 2014
PHILIPSBURG--Construction of the floodgates near A.Th. Illidge Road will halt December 19 and... Read more...
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Prisons officers threaten shutdown
Thursday, 18 December 2014
PORT OF SPAIN--Prisons officers are threatening to shut down operations at the country's penal... Read more...
US Coast Guard nabs smugglers, seizes cocaine in Caribbean Sea
Thursday, 18 December 2014
SAN JUAN--The United States Coast Guard says it has detained two suspected smugglers and seized 71... Read more...
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Secret Service too insular, needs outside leader
Thursday, 18 December 2014
WASHINGTON--The U.S. Secret Service needs an outsider to overhaul the insular agency, beef up... Read more...
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Iowa and New Hampshire voters will listen before they judge Bush
Thursday, 18 December 2014
DAVENPORT, Iowa--Life-long Republican Bob Shelley neatly folds his newspaper and uses it as a... Read more...
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Iraqi Kurds liberate besieged mountain, freeing hundreds
Thursday, 18 December 2014
ZUMAR, Iraq--Kurdish peshmerga fighters have fought their way to Iraq's Sinjar mountain and freed... Read more...
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New Kenya security law approved despite disruptions in parliament
Thursday, 18 December 2014
NAIROBI--Kenya's parliament approved new anti-terrorism laws on Thursday after chaotic scenes in... Read more...
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Fed confident on US growth, opens door wider to rate hike
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
WASHINGTON--The Federal Reserve on Wednesday offered a strong signal that it was on track to raise... Read more...
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Some big stock market winners emerge from Obama move on Cuba
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
NEW YORK--A tiny mutual fund based in Miami, a clutch of cruise line operators and a Canadian... Read more...
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Finally, the truth has revealed itself
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Dear Editor, No matter how much a person tries to dodge the truth, his conscience always finds a... Read more...
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Rosie Ring-around
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Dear Queenie, I have never really liked the engagement ring my husband gave me years ago. It’s a... Read more...
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Local Jiu Jitsu students celebrate promotion
Thursday, 18 December 2014
COLE BAY-Renzo Gracie Jiu Jitsu St Maarten held a demonstration and promotion ceremony at the new... Read more...
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McIlroy and Wust take top Reuters awards
Thursday, 18 December 2014
LONDON-- Double major golf winner Rory McIlroy and prolific Olympic Dutch speed skater Irene Wust... Read more...
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Crowd sings and tangos while Pope celebrates 78th birthday
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
VATICAN CITY--Thousands of people sang "Happy Birthday" and danced a mass tango on Wednesday to... Read more...
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Collins admits to sexual contact with young girls
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
NEW YORK--Actor Stephen Collins, who played the family pastor in the television series "7th... Read more...
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Dine - Jimbo's Rock & Blues Cafe
Thursday, 18 December 2014
~ The best Caribbean Tex-Mex on the island ~ I've been going to Jimbo's every year for the past... Read more...
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Fundraising
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Two for a good cause The first event is a fundraising BBQ on Saturday, December 20, at 1:00-6:00pm... Read more...
Editorial - Intriguing
Thursday, 18 December 2014
The rulings by the Joint Court of Justice in two unrelated residency cases reported on in... Read more...
Editorial - Let wisdom prevail
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
Citizens of St. Eustatius go to the polls today for the island's third referendum in two decades.... Read more...
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Notices December 16
Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Only notices and events of non-profit or educational organisations will be placed in the... Read more...
Notices December 13
Saturday, 13 December 2014
Saturday, December 13 CHRISTMAS FAIR Organised by the PTA of the Sr. Regina School Time:... Read more...