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Banks clarifies $2 fee increase

ANGUILLA--Chief Minister Victor Banks has explained the US $10 fee that will be charged to each passenger manifested on a boat coming to Anguilla on August Monday. He sai...

French Ministry pumps another 2M euros into Sargassum battle

P ARIS--Conscious of the potentially disastrous consequences to the tourism-dependent islands of the French Antilles if not confronted head-on, the Ministry of Ecology, Su...

Prison expansion delayed, CFT non-approval of budget a snag

Prison expansion delayed, CFT non-approval of budget a snag

POINTE BLANCHE--The eagerly-awaited extension of the Pointe Blanche Prison to add an additional two levels on top of the existing facility has been delayed.

Justice Minist...

Through a railing

Through a railing

This small Kia car went through a railing and on to the pavement next to the BDAF Bank in Marigot at around 7:00am Thursday. The occupants of the car were seen talking to...

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Amsterdam under threat of Dutch state supervision
Friday, 31 July 2015
AMSTERDAM--A series of financial missteps may result in Amsterdam being placed under Dutch state... Read more...
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Twelve places of detention for Saba and St. Eustatius
Friday, 31 July 2015
ST. EUSTATIUS--The police station in St. Eustatius will be extended with a detention facility for... Read more...
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Caricom, Vatican establish diplomatic relations; Haiti-DR issue already raised
Friday, 31 July 2015
GEORGETOWN, Guyana--There is now, for the first time ever, a Vatican Ambassador to the Caribbean... Read more...
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One of most rare seabirds rediscovered in Dominica 150 years after last seen
Thursday, 30 July 2015
ROSEAU, Dominica--More than 150 years after it was believed to have been wiped out in Dominica, the... Read more...
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Jeb Bush not a candidate? Super PAC's spending reveals otherwise
Friday, 31 July 2015
NEW YORK--The first report of Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush's Super PAC, made public... Read more...
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Earth's magnetic personality older than previously thought
Thursday, 30 July 2015
WASHINGTON--Earth's magnetic field has been a life preserver, protecting against relentless solar... Read more...
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Palestinian toddler killed, Jewish arsonists suspected
Friday, 31 July 2015
DUMA, West Bank--Suspected Jewish attackers torched a Palestinian home in the occupied West Bank on... Read more...
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After Ebola criticisms, WHO plans for four-month epidemic response
Friday, 31 July 2015
GENEVA--The World Health Organization is creating a "blueprint" to improve the medical response to... Read more...
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Apple, BMW in courtship with an eye on car collaboration
Friday, 31 July 2015
FRANKFURT/SAN FRANCISCO--BMW and Apple may rekindle a courtship put on hold after an exploratory... Read more...
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In rural China, shoppers go online - with a little help
Friday, 31 July 2015
TONGLU, China--Cheng Yonghao left his village in central Henan province almost 20 years ago, not... Read more...
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Elderly reader
Friday, 31 July 2015
Dear Queenie, One of our close friend’s children is getting married for the second time. We are... Read more...
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New law firm
Friday, 31 July 2015
Dear Editor, In your paper of today, page 9 you, have an article about a new law firm being... Read more...
St. Maarten to host CONCACAF U-15
Friday, 31 July 2015
PHILIPSBURG—St. Maarten will host the CONCACAF Boys Under 15 Championship Tournament August 7 to... Read more...
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Wie drops out as Pettersen sets pace at windy Turnberry
Friday, 31 July 2015
TURNBERRY, Scotland-- Norway's Suzann Pettersen surged two strokes clear of the field while world... Read more...
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Facebook CEO, wife expecting a baby girl
Friday, 31 July 2015
SAN FRANCISCO--Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are... Read more...
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"Spot the fake!" Mirren meets herself in triplicate wax works
Friday, 31 July 2015
LONDON--"Spot the fake!" British actress Helen Mirren joked as she posed with not one but three wax... Read more...
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Bird Watch SXM
Friday, 31 July 2015
By Mark Yokoyama   Bird Study Skins   Study skins are – as you may have guessed –... Read more...
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Ready Set Sail in the Caribbean Part 5
Friday, 31 July 2015
~ Visiting saints and a butterfly ~   By Laura Bijnsdorp   From Dominica, we sailed... Read more...
Editorial - Local solution
Friday, 31 July 2015
As foreseen, the continued problems with the budget are starting to have an effect on the public... Read more...
Editorial - Put up or shut up
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Parliamentarian Maurice Lake has a point (see Thursday paper). The persistent rumours that... Read more...
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Notices August 1
Friday, 31 July 2015
Pool Closure Carib Swim Team, Cole Bay will be closed for renovation during the month of August... Read more...
Notices July 31
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Spay/Neuter Campaign St. Maarten Animal Welfare Continuing through August their $25 pet spay or... Read more...