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Newark, New York flights cancelled

AIRPORT--Flights to and from Newark and New York airports were cancelled January 27 in connection with blizzards in the Northeastern United States, while on the day befor...

D66 asks about reported volcanic activity in Saba

THE HAGUE--Member of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament Wassila Hachchi of the democratic D66 party wants answers from Dutch Minister of Home Affairs and Kingdom ...

2,265 employment permits requested in 2014, 353 denied

~ NAf. 3.5 million given in aid ~

PHILIPSBURG--Government received a total of 2,265 employment permit requests in 2014, according to figures provided by Labour Affairs via...

Leona: Stop first class travel for MPs and ministers, cut salaries

PHILIPSBURG--A five per cent salary cut and an end to all first class air travel for Members of Parliament (MPs) and ministers were proposed to Parliament by independent ...

Sea rescue foundation says their boats are operational
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
PHILIPSBURG--St. Maarten Sea Rescue Foundation Operational Manager Frans Nieuwenhoven confirmed... Read more...
Cyclist severely hurt in accident
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
PHILIPSBURG--A 46-year-old woman was severely injured on Tuesday around 9:45am as she was cycling... Read more...
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Castro breaks silence over US-Cuba thaw
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
CUBA--Fidel Castro has ended his silence of almost six weeks over the deal to restore diplomatic... Read more...
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Cuba to strengthen support to Caricom
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
KINGSTON--The Caribbean Community (Caricom) stands to benefit from increased support from Cuba in... Read more...
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Blizzard hits Boston, New England, spares New York despite forecasts
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
BOSTON/NEW YORK--A powerful blizzard struck Boston and surrounding New England on Tuesday, leaving... Read more...
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Mormon church announces support for laws protecting homosexual rights
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
SALT LAKE CITY--The Mormon church on Tuesday announced its support for U.S. laws protecting the... Read more...
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Auschwitz's last survivors urge a troubled Europe not to forget
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
OSWIECIM, Poland--Auschwitz's last survivors urged the world not to forget the horror of the... Read more...
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Gates, UK take lead in $7.5 bln pledge for children's vaccines
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
BERLIN--International donors pledged $7.5 billion on Tuesday to immunise 300 million children in... Read more...
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Top trade negotiator says Pacific pact nearly ready
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
WASHINGTON--The top U.S. trade official told lawmakers on Tuesday an ambitious Pacific trade pact... Read more...
Apple iPhone profit sets global record
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
NEW YORK--Apple Inc quarterly results smashed Wall Street expectations with record sales of... Read more...
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Tourism destinations need balance
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Dear Editor, Tourism destinations need to find balanced sustainable growth. There is some... Read more...
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Dutiful daughter
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Dear Queenie, My mother got divorced last year and since then she expects me to stay at home all... Read more...
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St. Maarten Soccer Educational Foundation
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
President of St. Maarten Soccer Educational Foundation, David Forsythe, hands over basketballs and... Read more...
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Ghana, Algeria advance to Nations Cup quarter-finals
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
MONGOMO, Equatorial Guinea-- Ghana produced a storming comeback and Algeria ratified their top... Read more...
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Ebony seeks buyer for photo archive, the African American Getty
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
CHICAGO--A climate-controlled archive in Chicago holds 5 million images of what could be called the... Read more...
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TV satire burns bright as Israeli election "campfire"
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
HERZLIYA, Israel--When Israelis gather around the water cooler to discuss their March 17 election,... Read more...
Boardwalk Jazz Fest
Sunday, 25 January 2015
~ Sunday nights come alive beginning tomorrow ~ By Lisa Davis-Burnett What is jazz? When asked that... Read more...
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Ready Set Sail in Madagascar
Sunday, 25 January 2015
~ Mangoes, Lemurs and Baobabs ~ By Kippy Gilders After our eventful stay in the Seychelles and a... Read more...
Editorial - Time’s up
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Whenever a fire occurs on the dump spreading probably toxic fumes readers are left to wonder what... Read more...
Editorial - Still Dutch
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Not everyone may agree, but the decision announced by Education Minister Rita Bourne-Gumbs (see... Read more...
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Notices January 28
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Tuesday, January 27 CHILD DEVELOPMENT "Fostering Your Child's Speech, Language and Cognitive... Read more...
Notices January 28
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Tuesday, January 27 CHILD DEVELOPMENT "Fostering Your Child's Speech, Language and Cognitive... Read more...