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WHY CHRIS CHRISTIE WILL BE THE NEXT POTUS A SUPER TUESDAY AWAY FROM DOUBLE DIGITS THE VIEW FROM THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS  By JOHN McCARTHY/Virgin Islands Free Press The fourteen Republicans running for president in 2016 are wise to try to make foreign policy the lead issue in the next

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  For the third time in six seasons, LeBron James is an unrestricted free agent. The difference this time is he has no plans to move again. The Cleveland Cavaliers star will not exercise a $21.6 million option on his contract for next season, a person with knowledge of the

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2016 Presidential ElectionAt VIFreepNational News

  Donald Trump might be fired, but NBC is weak, the presidential hopeful said in an Instagram statement. The network dropped Trump’s Miss USA pageant Monday following offensive comments he made about immigration last week. He wrote he doesn’t care about being let go from NBC because he has more

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Art NewsAt VIFreepNational News

  The famous drip paintings come first so you know you’re in the right place. The classic Jackson Pollock images – a canvas completely covered with a lattice of enamel paint, a carefully controlled chaos resulting in a beautiful composition. Among the works on show at Tate Liverpool there’s “Tiger,”

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  The $10 bill will soon feature a woman, and we are all in favor of women on bills. We have a strong contender to suggest. But first: Add our disgruntlement to the chorus. Why dump St. Croix’s Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary war hero, architect of our banking system, the “$10

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  BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) – Mary Prince has become a symbol of freedom in the 200 years since her death. Though she is known the world over as a West Indies slave whose raw narrative galvanized the abolition movement in the British Empire, there’s more to her story than the

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  Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich says discriminatory housing policies have effectively segregated America, and housing vouchers, tax credits and an embrace of a Supreme Court decision handed down last week are the first steps toward fixing the problem. “We’re experiencing racial segregation on a much larger geographical scale than

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Welcome to “Jurassic World.” It’s been 14 years since Dr. Alan Grant (Sam Neill) ventured back to the island in “Jurassic Park III” where scientist used dinosaur DNA to create what was supposed to be the ultimate theme park. At least that was the pitch for the first movie, “Jurassic

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DETROIT — This Detroit Tigers lineup, Robin Ventura said, it’s deeper. It’s longer. It becomes a tougher go for all pitchers with Victor Martinez in it, the Chicago White Sox manager said. “It’s not an easy thing going through that lineup four times,” he said on Saturday afternoon. And his

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2016 Presidential ElectionAt VIFreepNational News

  Chuck Todd attempted to rectify his awful show from last week by pretending to be tough on the Governor of Louisiana. He accuses Jindal of pandering to the audience by claiming that his kids just LOVE the Iowa State Fair. That was the brunt of his toughness towards Governor

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