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NEW YORK – The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) say they have detained two people, including a Haitian, on drug related charges. CBP said that its officers had detained United States citizen, Elisabethmone Lewis and Haitian Anne Cadet, in two separate occasions earlier this month. It said Lewis

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MARIGOT — Thirteen countries across the Caribbean participated in this year’s Caribbean Waterbird Census (CWC) and in the cases of Anguilla, Bonaire and Jamaica, more than one count was conducted by different organizations and citizen scientists. A total of 321 checklists were submitted, and despite the ongoing drought across the region,

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FREDERIKSTED – Police are investigating the shooting of one man and one woman that occurred  near the Good Hope condominiums last night. According to preliminary report, the 911 Emergency Call Center received a call via radio from an on-duty officer of shots being fired around the Whim and Campo Rico

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 77-foot mega yacht reportedly worth $2.4 million went up in flames while it was docked in St. Thomas. Virgin Islands Fire Services firefighters and police were called to the luxury vessel Positive Energy after locals spotted it ablaze while moored in the Charlotte Amalie harbor on

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MID-ISLAND, St. Croix— Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 1:11am, officers responded to the call of a disturbance in Sunny Acres, Christiansted. Upon arrival to the scene, officers observed fellow VIPD officers already at the scene with a black male individual detained on the ground in handcuffs. According to the complainant,

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FREDERIKSTED — Sunday, March 13, 2016 at about 11:00 a.m., the 911 Emergency Call Center received a report of a possible discharge of gunfire in the vicinity of the Campo Rico “Turf” area. Upon arrival at the scene, officers observed a male individual bleeding from his upper right thigh sitting

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         ARRESTED: Oronde Gumbs CHRISTIANSTED — Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 1:07 p.m., officers responded to the call of a break-in that occurred at Estate Catherine’s Rest. Responding officers met with a man who said that while he was inside of his home, a male individual with

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BRIDGETOWN  – A tsunami early warning exercise will take place in Caribbean on Thursday to identify possible weaknesses in the Tsunami and other Coastal Hazards Warning System for the Caribbean and Adjacent Regions, which was established in 2005 under the auspices of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO). The

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MIAMI – A crew member on Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas attempted to commit suicide Saturday morning at Port Everglades, according to a Royal Caribbean spokeswoman. The man, in his late 30s, threatened to jump overboard at about 10 a.m. Saturday, according to the Broward Sheriff’s Office. BSO

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Rep. Stacey Plaskett (Democrat-V.I.) MIAMI — In the run-up to Tuesday’s Florida Democratic presidential primary, the Hillary Clinton campaign announced its “Hillary for Florida” Caribbean Leadership Council – a diverse group of grassroots and community leaders in the Caribbean-American community committed to electing Hillary Clinton as president of the United

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