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February 7th, 2016
VI’s oldest citizen Robelteen Smith passes at age 107

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- (Post Time: 9pm) The Virgin Islands has lost its oldest citizen, Robelteen Smith, who passed away at the grand old age of 107 on Thursday February 4, 2016.

February 7th, 2016
$1M plus spent for Elmore Stoutt High School ‘Wall’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- With many schools without basic teaching aids, and others without basic resources such as toilet paper, water and classroom space, the Minister for Education and Culture Hon Myron V. Walwyn spent One Million and Seventy-eight Thousand Dollars ($1, 078,000.00) on the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) perimeter fence.

February 2nd, 2016
WHO declares global emergency over Zika virus

BBC NEWS

A disease linked to the Zika virus in Latin America poses a global public health emergency requiring a united response, says the World Health Organization.

January 25th, 2016
Charges against fmr USVI Gov John P. de Jongh dropped

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI — Charges levied against former US Virgin Islands Governor John P. de Jongh in regards to repairs made to his Estate Mafolie home using some $500,000 of public funds, have been dropped, court documents provided to The Consortium showed.

January 1st, 2016
Singer Natalie Cole dies aged 65

BBC NEWS

Natalie Cole, whose hit songs included the duet Unforgettable with her father Nat 'King' Cole, has died aged 65.

December 31st, 2015
Fire engulfs Dubai hotel ahead of New Year celebrations

BBC NEWS

A huge fire has engulfed a 63-storey hotel in central Dubai ahead of a New Year's Eve firework display.

December 3rd, 2015
Explosives found @ home of couple that killed 14 in california

BBC NEWS

The attackers who killed 14 people and wounded 21 at a social services centre in California had an arsenal of weaponry in their home, police said.

November 25th, 2015
Chicago police officer who shot black teen 16 times charged

REUTERS

A white Chicago policeman was charged with murdering a black teenager on Tuesday, hours before authorities released a graphic video showing the youth walking away from officers as he is shot 16 times.

November 24th, 2015
Barbados' opposition party expels sitting MP

CARIBBEAN 360

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - In an unprecedented move, the Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) has expelled one of its members, a sitting Member of Parliament, over what it says was inappropriate conduct and her failure to be a team player.

November 19th, 2015
Paris attacks ringleader killed

BBC NEWS

The suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, has been identified as one of those killed in Tuesday's raid in the suburb of Saint Denis, a Paris prosecutor says.

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