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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...
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...
Haiti: Anti-Martelly protest turns violent
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Port-au-Prince, Haiti--Hundreds of people in Haiti have marched through Port-au-Prince, demanding... Read more...
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Vatican leveraged ties to Cuba, America to help broker deal
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
VATICAN CITY/WASHINGTON--The Vatican leveraged its good relations with Cuba and the United States... Read more...
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After first big step, US faces long path to forge ties to Cuba
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
WASHINGTON--The renewal of full diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba could be... Read more...
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EU court says Hamas should be removed from terror list
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
BRUSSELS--The Palestinian Islamist group Hamas should be removed from the European Union's... Read more...
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Church of England has its first woman bishop
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
STOCKPORT, England--The Church of England appointed its first female bishop on Wednesday,... 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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Flustered
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
Dear Queenie, I wasn't a virgin when I got married and my husband knew it from the beginning. I... Read more...
Health Care at SMMC
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
Dear Editor, My wife and I took my 3-year-old daughter to the Emergency Room at St. Maarten Medical... Read more...
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Henry forever linked with brilliance at Arsenal
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
PARIS--Winning the World Cup on home soil should be the pinnacle of any player's career but Thierry... Read more...
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Sangakkara sets record as Sri Lanka crush England
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
COLOMBO--Kumar Sangakkara, playing his final one-day international on home soil, set a record for... 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...