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By SANTIAGO BARUH and MIGUEL SALAZAR CARACAS — This year’s election cycle in Venezuela has spurred President Nicolás Maduro’s fierce opposition. With a key two-thirds majority in the country’s National Assembly, the Democratic Unity Roundtable (DUM) hopes that its feat will lead to a change in Venezuela’s current domestic and economic policies,

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  BODY RECOVERED: Linnea Veinotte ST. GEORGE’S – The family of missing Canadian university professor Linnea Veinotte has confirmed that the body found on Friday was hers, after Grenadian police said they were awaiting the results of an autopsy for official confirmation. “We are of course devastated at the loss of

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     ARRESTED: Leon Nisbett FREDERIKSTED – A 39-year-old St. Croix man was arrested early Saturday morning on illegal gun charges after a traffic stop on the Melvin Evans Highway, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Leon Nisbett of Old Castle Coakley was arrested at 5:59 a.m. Saturday and

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  FREDERIKSTED – For the second time in three night shots rang out at the Walter I.M. Hodge Pavilion. This time, four people were shot. On Wednesday night, one person. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police at 10 p.m. Friday that gunshots had be fired at the Walter I.M.

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  ATLANTA – Each week during the flu season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) publishes “Flu View,” a weekly report of the flu’s impact. During week 47 (November 22-28, 2015), influenza activity increased slightly but remained low overall, according to the report. The following findings are included

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FREDERIKSTED – A 24-year-old St. Croix man told police today that when he stopped to repair his motor scooter in Estate Williams Delight, a car drove up to him and started firing gunshots at him. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police at 1:51 p.m. Friday that gunshots had been

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  FREE TODAY: Everett Parker CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 46-year-old man who was accused of disrupting traffic on Main Street in St. Thomas was put under arrest by police with the use of a Taser gun and pepper spray Thursday afternoon. But by Friday afternoon — after the VIPD’s top

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 23-year-old St. Thomas man was found shot to death by a single gunshot wound just before midnight Thursday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police at 11:45 p.m. Thursday that gunfire had been reported near The Knolls at Contant,

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Jabari Blash of St. Thomas OAKLAND – Jabari Blash of St. Thomas wasn’t a “Bash Brother” for very long. The Athletics picked him up as their sixth selection in the Rule 5 draft, but quickly dealt him to the Padres so they could add Yonder Alonso and Marc Rzepczynski to

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FREDERIKSTED – A 17-year-old boy rode his bike near Sprat Hall this afternoon and discharged a .22 rifle in the direction of a populated area, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center received a notification at 2:17 p.m. Thursday that a gun had been discharged

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