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NEW YORK — If the United Nations was created from the ashes of World War II, what will be born from the global crisis of COVID-19? Many world leaders at this week’s virtual U.N. summit hope it will be a vaccine made available and affordable to all countries, rich and

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NASSAU — The Bahamas allowed Americans to stay in their country for 17 days after re-opening to tourists. Now it is saying that the United States’ visitors have to go … until the threat of the COVID-19 disease is no more. Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis held a press conference today

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WEIGHT TRANSFER: Ceremonial Gov. Kenneth Mapp is all smiles as he greets the crowd gathered in St. Thomas for official Transfer Day events. [CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Gov. Kenneth Mapp says residents of these islands deserve full voting rights and political representation. Mapp spoke Friday evening during a ceremony marking the

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FLAG OF THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The United States’ national traditions of American exceptionalism and anti-imperialism perpetuate the myth that the U.S. is not and has never been an empire. How can anyone forget President George W. Bush’s infamous claim that the U.S. was the only great

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CANCELLED CHECK FROM USA TO DENMARK FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS CHRISTIANSTED – March 31st marks the 100th anniversary of the purchase of the U.S. Virgin Islands from Denmark. In 1917, the United States purchased the three islands, St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John for $25 million in gold. This purchase

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