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November 25th, 2014
Chantel Malone leaps to CAC Gold in Mexico!

VERACRUZ, Mexico – (Post Time 6:40PM) - Virgin Islander Chantel Malone today November 25, 2014 did the Territory proud at the Caribbean and Central American (CAC) Games in Veracruz Mexico by winning the gold medal in the women’s long jump.

November 25th, 2014
Premier breaks silence on bank breaches!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith in breaking Government’s silence on the recent spate of security breaches at Scotiabank BVI and others said that there are plans to introduce legislation to protect account holders from crimes of this very nature.

November 25th, 2014
UPDATE: ‘We’ll refund Scotiabank VI fraud victims!’ – Jennifer O’Leary

GEORGETOWN, Grand Cayman, CI – Scotiabank’s Marketing Manager - Caribbean North, Jennifer O’Leary in a statement to this news site yesterday November 24, 2014 said that if transactions are identified as fraudulent, the debit/credit cards will be blocked, replaced and the customers refunded.

November 10th, 2014
Guyana's President suspends Parliament

DEMERARA WAVES

President Donald Ramotar on Monday kept to his much anticipated promise and prorogued the Parliament but the 65-seat National Assembly could very well still meet later in the afternoon because the Speaker Raphael Trotman has not received a copy of the Official Gazette of the proclamation.

November 10th, 2014
UPDATE: Pastor Myles Munroe among nine dead in Bahamas plane crash

Caribbean News Desk

Bahamas Faith Ministries leader, Dr Myles Munroe was among nine passengers on board a plane that crashed in Grand Bahama this afternoon, Tribune242 reported Sunday night.

October 28th, 2014
Attorney General's voice: Aware of a plot to launch an armed attack on Kaieteur News; govt stands by him

DEMERARA WAVES

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall's voice has surfaced, heard purportedly saying that he is aware of a plot by an armed person to invade the newspaper’s offices in retaliation to a number of articles that are being published against certain persons.

October 24th, 2014
Student: School shooting near Seattle began in cafeteria

CNN

(CNN) -- Investigators were responding Friday to a reported school shooting in Marysville, Washington, just north of Seattle, said Inci Yarkut, a spokeswoman for the Washington State Patrol.

October 17th, 2014
Texas worker quarantined on cruise ship in Belize

CNN NEWS

A Texas hospital health worker who may have handled Thomas Eric Duncan's fluid samples has been quarantined on a cruise ship in Belize -- another reminder of the widespread fears of the deadly virus.

October 9th, 2014
Former Cayman Islands Premier Cleared of All Criminal Charges

By the Caribbean Journal staff

Former Cayman Islands Premier McKeeva Bush has been found not guilty of 11 charges of misconduct and breach of trust.

October 4th, 2014
Former Haiti president Duvalier dies

BBC NEWS

Haiti's former ruler Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier has died of a heart attack in the capital Port-au-Prince aged 63, official sources say.

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