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         Missing minor: Sean Allen CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Police on St. Thomas are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 15-year-old boy who was last seen on Wednesday in the Veteran’s Drive of the downtown area in the vicinity of Big Kahuna Rum Shack. Sean Allen has a slim

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  Ziggy’s Island Market on the East End CHRISTIANSTED – Three gas stations on St. Croix are tied for the distinction of having the cheapest price of gasoline on island, according to the latest survey of gas stations by the Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs. Five Corners Service Station

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Gov. Alejandro García Padilla of Puerto Rico NEW YORK — Advocates of Puerto Rican self-determination have for decades claimed that their status as a U.S. commonwealth amounts to second-class citizenship, but regular petitions to the United Nations’ Special Committee on Decolonization have so far been fruitless. This year, however, leading

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CHRISTIANSTED – A federal judge sentenced a 25-year-old Grove Place man to less than half a year in prison and a $500 fine for having a mobile phone in his prison cell, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. U.S. District Court Chief Judge Wilma Lewis on Wednesday sentenced Shevron Percival of

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CHRISTIANSTED – Strengthen and center body and soul this fall at The Buccaneer’s Island Bliss Mindfulness Retreat featuring nationally recognized mindfulness and positive-psychology thought leader Kimberly Clayton Blaine. Blaine will be joined by top yoga instructor Michelle Gierst today, October 9, through October 13 to lead daily physical and spiritual

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R. City performs on the Late Late Show NEW YORK – The St. Thomas dynamic R&B duo R. City performed their smash hit “Locked Away” on Tuesday night’s Late Late Show on CBS. Theron and Timothy Thomas, who make up R. City (formerly Rock City) were featured as the musical

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        EPA’s Judith Enck CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Nearly $5 million that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency was holding in abeyance until the V.I. Department of Planning and Natural Resources did a better job routinely testing air and water quality in the territory will now be released, according to Government House.

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Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Velez SAN JUAN – The Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) dismantled a drug trafficking organization responsible for the transportation of multi-kilogram quantities of cocaine and drug money between Puerto Rico and the mainland United States, according to U.S. Attorney Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Velez. The Drug Enforcement Administration

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                  Will Tutein of St. Croix LARAMIE, Wyoming – Sometimes, the stars simply align. Like last week, when Wyoming coach Craig Bohl, after his team’s sloppy defensive performance against New Mexico, decided to make some personnel changes in preparation for the Cowboys’ road contest at Appalachian State. Bohl just so

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Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Velez SAN JUAN – A federal grand jury returned an indictment Wednesday against Jorge L. Pagán Kortright and his companies AWD Group Inc. doing business as El Torito USA, Inc., Allied Worldwide Distributors Inc., and All Wheel Drive Corp., for introduction of misbranded drugs into interstate commerce, conspiracy

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