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PRINCETON, N.J. — Medical and hospital librarians in the Mid-Atlantic and southeastern United States — responsible for supplying their facilities with the latest academic research and healthcare information — are joining forces and combating high costs by sharing group licenses to access electronic resources through a nonprofit consortium, the Health

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        Judge Mary M. Lisi PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Juan C. Maldonado, 31, of Providence, was sentenced this summer to 36 months in federal prison for participating in a conspiracy to trafficking cocaine, according to U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha and Bruce Foucart, Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations for New

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Education Secretary Arne Duncan WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today recognized 335 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2015 based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. These schools demonstrate that all students can achieve to high

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Emmy-award winner Scott Duncan SAN ANTONIO – One brother is a two-time NBA MVP, the other an Emmy award-winning filmmaker. On Monday, their offices overlapped. Scott Duncan set up shop at the Spurs practice facility on Monday, where he is directing the Spurs’ pre-game intro video for the 2015-16 season.

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CHRISTIANSTED – A 28-year-old man walking through a St. Croix housing project was gunned down in a hail of gunfire Monday afternoon, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police to the D. Hamilton Jackson Terrace at 5:07 p.m. Monday after receiving reports of

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                        Alvery Smith in his office      FREDERIKSTED – The Economic Crimes Unit of the Virgin Islands Police Department executed search warrants at the six MoneyGram outlets throughout the territory: three on St. Thomas, one on St. John and two on St. Croix. The execution of the Search Warrants stems

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        Juwan Thompson of St. Croix DETROIT – Juwan Thompson missed the second half of Sunday’s victory over the Detroit Lions after going down with an undisclosed neck injury, per Troy Renck of the Denver Post. With C.J. Anderson briefly sent to the locker room for a concussion test, Thompson

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ATLANTA – The Centers for Disease Control are warning all travelers to the U.S. Virgin Islands to be immunized for Hepatitis A and typhoid prior to visiting the territory due to dangers from contaminated food or water. “CDC recommends this vaccine because you can get Hepatitis A through contaminated food

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   VIHA’s Robert Graham CHARLOTTE AMALIE – More than 160 families are living in Virgin Islands Housing Authority properties despite having incomes that exceed federal limits for subsidized housing, the Virgin Islands Free Press has learned. The report data, compiled by a watchdog for the U.S. Department of Housing and

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“Drug-resistant lice” sounds like something from a zombie apocalypse, but not to fear. There are several ways to kill the annoying little bugs. Hold onto your scalps, Virgin Islands. Super lice are upon us. The time for panic is not yet at hand, however. Planning for mass head-shavings or the

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