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  1. Seaborne Airlines announces new service between Puerto Rico and Antigua-BarbudaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Seaborne Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the Caribbean, will introduce non-stop service between the carrier's hub in San Juan's Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and Antigua and Barbuda newly inaugurated V.C. Bird International Airport, effective December 13, 2015. The service will represent the only non-stop connection between Puerto Rico and Antigua and Barbuda.

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  2. Ten Syrians to be granted refugee status in Antigua-BarbudaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    ST JOHN'S, Antigua -- Governor-general of Antigua and Barbuda, Sir Rodney Williams, on Tuesday morning received the final report from the Refugee Eligibility Committee recommending that ten Syrian nationals detained in Antigua should be granted refugee status. The Refugee Eligibility Committee was established two weeks ago under the auspices of the governor-general pursuant to the 1951 United Nations Convention on the Status of Refugees and its 1967 Protocol, to which Antigua and Barbuda is party.

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  3. CDEMA ramps up disaster response in DominicaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    ... population in those areas. Members of the team included personnel from Trinidad and Tobago, Montserrat, Antigua and Barbuda and Saint Lucia. "All of our participating states have come forward in support of our call and we are drawing on the teams we ...

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  4. Longshoremen picket at State Pier in New BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... wages.” The 87-meter-long cargo ship, Malena, is bearing the flag of Caribbean island nation Antigua and Barbuda and arrived at State Pier on Tuesday, according to longshoremen and marinetraffic.com . About 100 used cars have been packed onto ...

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  5. How to measure baton-passing efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... and a BPE of 2.36. France, with a TPB of 40.27 finished fifth in 38.23 and a BPE of 2.04. Interestingly, Antigua and Barbuda, with a TPB of 41.30 (average 10.33 per runner) finished sixth and had a BPE of 2.69, the best of all the teams. Just to ...

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  6. Wilcox happy to let York City winger Straker fulfil international 'honour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | York Press

    MANAGER Russ Wilcox has given his full blessing to York City winger Anthony Straker heading out on international duty with Grenada. The Ealing-born 26-year-old, who has made only one substitute appearance for the Minstermen this season in the opening-day defeat to Wycombe, is away until a week on Friday.

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  7. Ramon Torres, Maroc Pappa join Clint Dempsey, Victory Mansaray in International absenceRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sounder at Heart

    ... Dallas striker Blas PA rez. Guatemala is taking Pappa for the team's World Cup qualifiers against Antigua and Barbuda on September 4 and 8. He will also be joined by MLS talent in Dallas' Moises HernA ndez and Real Salt Lake's ElA as VA squez . ...

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  8. Seaborne Announces New Service Between Puerto Rico and Antigua and BarbudaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Travel Industry Wire

    Seaborne Airlines announced that it will introduce non-stop service between the carrier's hub in San Juan's Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and Antigua and Barbuda newly inaugurated V.C. Bird International Airport, effective December 13, 2015. Seaborne Airlines announced that it will introduce non-stop service between the carrier's hub in San Juan's Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and Antigua and Barbuda newly inaugurated V.C. Bird International Airport, effective December 13, 2015.

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  9. Port has largest mobile crane in Northeastern CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Herald

    ... local certified operators and supervisors. The Port serves Anguilla, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis and Antigua and Barbuda. It is in the process of developing "a special relationship" with the Caribbean Netherlands islands of Saba and St. ...

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  10. St Kitts-Nevis pledges EC$1mn to Dominica as relief efforts accelerateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... St Kitts and Nevis' national effort in support of Dominica. Complementing the call on Friday by Antigua and Barbuda's newly appointed ambassador and nominee for the post of Commonwealth secretary general, Sir Ronald Sanders, for urgent international ...

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  11. Now that McKinley is Denali, which U.S. president has the tallest mountain?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | MarketWatch

    ... t mountain in the Yukon for President Kennedy after his assassination. And in 2009, the island nation of Antigua and Barbuda renamed its highest point Mount Obama. The 1,319 foot rise had previously been known as Boggy Peak.

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  12. DC-area expatriates rally to provide assistance to storm-damaged DominicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Examiner.com

    ... to get sick people out of villages that have been cut off." Help has also come from Barbados and from Antigua and Barbuda. "The Eastern Caribbean has been pouring out their help to us," Toulon-Foerster said. A group of Dominican expatriates in the ...

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  13. DC-area expatriates rally to provide relief to storm-ravaged island of DominicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Examiner.com

    ... to get sick people out of villages that have been cut off.." Help has also come from Barbados and from Antigua and Barbuda, and Barbados. "The Eastern Caribbean has been pouring out their help to us," Toulon-Foerster said. A group of Dominican ...

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  14. Over 2,300 Jamaicans in prison overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Jamaica Observer

    ... (ICE); 619 in the United Kingdom; 133 in Canada; 43 in Trinidad and Tobago; 40 in Barbados; 23 in Antigua and Barbuda; 12 in Cuba; 10 in Curacao; four in St Lucia and one in Mexico. There were at least 61 women in the number. In the long running ...

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  15. Antigua-Barbuda supports Dominica relief effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Storm Erika By Caribbean News Now contributor ST JOHN'S, Antigua Complementing the call on Friday by Antigua and Barbuda's newly appointed ambassador and nominee for the post of Commonwealth secretary general, Sir Ronald Sanders, for urgent ...

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  16. Tropical storm Erika kills 4 in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | India.com

    ... and dozens missing in Dominica along with floods and landslides. Various islands in the region such as Antigua and Barbuda, Saint Lucia, Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago are working together to help their neighbour with the "disaster of epic ...

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  17. Jones, Bateau, Peltier out Mexico friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Trinidad Guardian

    Soca Warriors coach, Stephen Hart, centre, addresses the media while T&T Football Association press officer, Shaun Fuentes, left, and national team's operations manager, William Wallace looks on at a press conference held at the T&T Football Association's head office at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo, yesterday, to announce the national team for the friendly international against Concacaf powerhouse Mexico at Rio Tinto Stadium in Utah. Soca Warriors coach Stephen Hart has recalled the quartet of Marcus Joseph, Trevin Caesar, Gavin Hoyte and Neveal Hackshaw to the national team for Friday's international friendly against Concacaf powerhouse Mexico at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, from 10 pm.

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  18. Chinese men set Asian record on way to worlds finalRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese male runners Saturday broke into the world championships 4x100m relay final after 28 year and set an Asian record. In the 4x100m heats, the Chinese relay team, consisting of Su Bingtian, Zhang Peimeng, Xie Zhenye and Mo Youxue, finished fourth in 37.92 seconds, shaving 0.07 off their previous Asian best set in the Asian Games last year, to qualify for the world championships final for the first time.

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  19. Canada qualifies for final in 3 relay events at worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBC News

    Canada's men's 4x100 relay team just managed to qualify for Saturday evening's final, posting a season-best time of 38.03 seconds in the heats at the track worlds. It was a solid Saturday morning for Canada at the World track and field championships, as all three relay teams in competition qualified for their respective finals.

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  20. Canada qualifies for final in 3 relay events at worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBC News

    It was a solid Saturday morning for Canada at the World track and field championships in Beijing, as all three relay teams in competition qualified for their respective finals. Canada's men's relay team, led by star sprinter and 100-metre bronze medallist Andre De Grasse, qualified for the final of the 4x100-metre relay, finishing fifth in their heat, but sixth overall among the two heats.

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