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ROAD TOWN, Tortola – Brittany Meyers and her husband, Scott, live on a 44-foot sailboat in the British Virgin Islands with their three children, all under 3. “This surprises zero people who know us,” Meyers, 36, told me. “When I was younger, my main goal was to live in Africa.”

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – St. Thomas residents who live on the Ridge Road feeder can expect a power interruption between 9 a.m. to 12 noon tomorrow, according to the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority. WAPA said the “interruption is necessary to allow crews to safely perform maintenance on the Secret

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The maker of the Keurig single-cup coffee system must face a securities fraud class-action lawsuit, the Second Circuit ruled last week. Five employee retirement systems – including the GERS – acquired stock in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc., which manufactures Keurig coffee makers. The plaintiffs are the retirement

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ROAD TOWN, Tortola, BVI – Activist investor William Ackman’s New York-based hedge fund has amassed a $5.5 billion investment in Mondelez International (MDLZ), signaling that the maker of Oreo cookies, Ritz crackers and other popular snack brands could be a merger target amid food industry consolidation. Shares of Deerfield, Ill.-based Mondelez were up 0.50% at $46.52 in midday

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If anyone can look fetching, it’s St. Thomas supermodel Hannah Davis. The “Sports Illustrated” cover model stunner delivered an impressive reenactment of “Mean Girls” on social media — and it’s *basically* Oscar-worthy. Stars, they’re just like us. As in, some of them know every single line from Mean Girls. The

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Bievenidos is west of the Lighthouse Mission CHRISTIANSTED – A 30-year-old man was killed and a 24-year-old woman were injured when gunfire rang out near Bienvenidos Convenience Store just south and west of Time’s Square near the Lighthouse Mission in Christiansted last night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department.

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CHRISTIANSTED – Two armed black men wearing stocking caps to cover their faces held up the Kentucky Fried Chicken in Golden Rock late last night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said they went to the KFC on Miracle Mile shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday because the 911

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LIVERMORE, California – The Czech Republic was never able to get over the hump and get over its troubles against St. Thomas on Wednesday, as the Czechs lost 7-5 at Max Baer Field after falling behind by three runs in the second inning. The Czech Republic scored on an RBI single by Ondrej Kalandra and a

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ROAD TOWN, Tortola, BVI – For the sixth time in seven days, a minor earthquake has registered on the ocean floor off the coast of St. Thomas, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The U.S. Geological Survey said the earthquake occurred at 9:11 p.m. last night and registered 2.5 in

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FREDERIKSTED – A 77-year-old man was found dead in a white pickup truck early this morning near the Fish Market in town, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said received notification from the 911 Emergency Call Center at 5:52 a.m. today of a white pickup truck being submerged

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