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SAN JUAN — NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards (NWR) is a nationwide network of radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information directly from the nearest National Weather Service office. NWR broadcasts official Weather Service warnings, watches, forecasts and other hazard information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Working with

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CHRISTIANSTED – Sixteen beaches on St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John are not safe for swimming or fishing, according to the Department of Planning and Natural Resources. DPNR said that eight beaches should be avoided on St. Thomas: Water Bay, Sapphire, Vessup Bay, Bluebeards, Secret Harbor, Bolongo Bay, Frenchman’s

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MID-ISLAND – Two men armed with one gun held up a t-shirt store in broad daylight and got $10 each for their efforts, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center alerted police to a robbery at Paradise Tees and Novelties in Barren Spot at 12:11

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SAN JUAN — Puerto Rico’s governor signed an executive order on Friday banning the use of plastic bags across the U.S. territory, defying legislators who just days ago rejected a similar bill. The ban will take effect in mid-2016 and will be preceded by a six-month educational campaign, Gov. Alejandro

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        Karrine Steffans of St. Thomas NEW ORLEANS — For years, Karrine Steffans was one of the most sought after video vixens in the hip hop industry. In the late ‘90s and early 2000s she had roles in more than 20 projects by multiplatinum-selling rap artists, appearing alongside the likes

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            Michael Lewis of St. Thomas CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 36-year-old Estate Dorothea man pleaded guilty to illegal gun possession charges in federal court in St. Thomas Wednesday, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Dubbed “an armed career criminal” in the federal indictment against him, Michael A. Lewis admitted in U.S.

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FORT LAUDERDAILE – A passenger plane at Hollywood International Airport caught fire this afternoon. The 767 plane from Dynamic Airlines was surrounded by emergency crews.  It appeared that passengers were being escorted off the plane. Airport officials says the airline is a relatively new carrier at the airport and flies

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SUNNY ISLE – The major source for restaurant food on the island was serving up cold cash on the menu after a masked gunman entered the store close to closing and held it up. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police to Quality Foods in Estate Castle Coakley at 5:50

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           Juwan Thompson of St. Croix DENVER – Juwan Thompson’s recovery from a hamstring injury seems complete. Thompson practiced fully with the team on Wednesday. He appears poised to return to action Sunday night at home against the Green Bay Packers, though as long as C.J. Anderson and Ronnie Hillman

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David Nakhid of Trinidad would like to get his hands on the USVI-FIFA President Hillaren Frederick who cost him his chance at the FIFA presidency. GENEVA – A person from the Caribbean will not have a chance to replace the scandal-plagued outgoing President Sepp Blatter at FIFA because the representative from

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