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ARRESTED: Anthony White of Mon Bijou FREDERIKSTED – Police today served an arrest warrant on a 22-year-old St. Croix man charged in connection with the gun battle death of Blaine Gerard on the Christiansted boardwalk in May. Anthony White of Estate Mon Bijou was arrested at 6:34 a.m. Tuesday by

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         Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly MIAMI — A U.S. military official says Cuba will attend an annual Caribbean security conference for the first time in another sign of normal relations between the long-hostile nations. Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly says Cuba has accepted an invitation

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Point Pleasant Resort in Estate Smith Bay CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Police are investigating a husband’s account of his wife falling 40 feet out of a bathroom window at Point Pleasant Resort just before midnight on Monday. The husband told police he was watching television in the living room of his

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BROOKLYN – At his first pregame news conference since being named the Nets’ interim coach, Tony Brown found an unopened bottle of water awaiting him at the dais. He cheerily proclaimed, “It’s a great day.” Brown, the Nets’ fifth coach in less than four seasons in Brooklyn, will surely encounter

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Tourism’s Beverly Nicholson-Doty CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia – Regatta Travel Solutions announced today that the Virgin Islands Department of Tourism has chosen to use the Regatta booking engine on their new official destination website, VisitUSVI.com, to enable potential visitors to book hotels, attractions and packages on the destination’s official website. “We invited

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  AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – Federal authorities announced Monday that they discovered more than $4 million worth of cocaine stashed in bushes along Puerto Rico’s north coast as they continue to find more drug shipments but with smaller payloads in the American Caribbean. Some 340 pounds (154 kilograms) of cocaine

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SOUTHCOM Commander Gen. John Kelly WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) chief has indicated that one of a few “radical” mosques in the Caribbean has linked itself to the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL), noting that the number of Islamic extremists in that region intent on attacking Western targets has

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         WAPA CEO Hugo V. Hodge Jr. CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Executive Director of the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority accused the owner of the territory’s most popular radio stations of being disingenuous for taking his stations off the air today in a dispute over bill

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ARRESTED FOR GROWING POT: Jene Lima CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 21-year-old St. Thomas woman was arrested on marijuana distribution charges Saturday evening, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said that Jene Lima of Estate Bovoni was arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance to Distribute after

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 ARRESTED: Bianca Emile FREDERIKSTED – A 24-year-old St. Croix woman was arrested on Friday for using someone else’s ATM card without permission, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said Bianca Emile of Estate Castle Burke was arrested on a warrant by members of the department’s Economic Crime Unit

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