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  1. In your dreams: Ultra-luxurious Caribbean honeymoonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | USA Today

    ... in the sand. For a perfect day, tuck into one of these natty striped cabanas on sunny Palm Beach at The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba. The Drum & Bass suite sits below GeeJam's private recording studio, so it's the perfect location for songbird lovers. This ...

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  2. Dutch police chokehold death in The HagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Dear Kitty

    ... in the Netherlands now has its own Eric Garner-like lethal police violence case. Mitch Henriquez, 42 years old, from Aruba island in the Caribbean, visited a music festival in The Hague as a tourist. As he left, four policemen grabbed him, and ...

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  3. WCQ 2018: Barbados forfeits for using ineligible playerRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Soccer America

    Barbados swept Aruba 2-0 and 1-0 in their 2018 World Cup qualifying series and moved into the 12-team third round of qualifying in Concacaf in September only to have FIFA declare the Bajan Tridents had forfeited for using an ineligible player in the second leg. , who scored the only goal of the second leg at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex, had two previous yellow cards and should have missed the match.

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  4. Millions seized in Aruba money laundering schemeRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Daily Herald

    THE HAGUE/ORANJESTAD--Authorities in Aruba, the Netherlands and Belgium seized close to four million euros this week in a large money laundering investigation. Part of the money was hidden in meat packages destined for the Aruba market.

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  5. Re-establishing international service at Houston William P. Hobby AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Airport-business.com

    ... 7 March 2015. The inaugural Southwest Airlines flight took off from Queen Beatrix International Airport in Oranjestad, Aruba, touching down in Houston later that day, and kicked off the project initiated by Southwest Airlines and the City of Houston ...

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  6. Adorable storybook-like Aruba, popular cruise port gets billion dollar boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Examiner.com

    If you've ever taken a Caribbean cruise chances are you stopped in Aruba , an adorable Dutch West Indies islands drenched in crystal clear waters, stark white beaches and charming storybook architecture. Most cruise passengers get up early to watch the ship's arrival into the Happy Island because it's magical sailing by those ginger bread-like homes over turquoise seas.

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  7. Aruba invests $100 million in island upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Caribbean News Now!

    ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- As part of Aruba's ongoing, $1 billion+ island revitalization and beautification project, the destination recently invested more than $100 million in significant hotel updates to enhance visitors' experiences, with an additional $50 million planned for next year. The Aruba Airport Authority also fully renovated the Reina Beatrix International Airport, introducing new amenities and services true to the One Happy Island brand.

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  8. Curacao ties, Aruba losesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Daily Herald

    Antigua and Barbuda were stunned by St Lucia in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying on Wednesday, while Patrick Kluivert's Curacao were held and Aruba lost at home. The third-highest ranked country involved in the second round of qualifying for Russia 2018, Antigua and Barbuda suffered a setback as they lost the first leg of their tie 3-1 to St Lucia in North Sound.

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  9. Wins for Guatemala, Barbados in Concacaf 2018 WC qualifiersJun. 16, 2015, 8:38 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Trinadad Express

    ELUSIVE: Barbados forward Hadan Holligan escapes his marker during a World Cup qualifier against visiting Aruba on Sunday, in Bridgetown, Barbados. Barbados won 1-0 and advanced 3-0 on aggregate to the third round of the CONCACAF Zone, qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

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  10. Curacao ties, Aruba losesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Daily Herald

    Antigua and Barbuda were stunned by St Lucia in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying on Wednesday, while Patrick Kluivert's Curacao were held and Aruba lost at home. The third-highest ranked country involved in the second round of qualifying for Russia 2018, Antigua and Barbuda suffered a setback as they lost the first leg of their tie 3-1 to St Lucia in North Sound.

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  11. Aruba returns with its fifth international film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Caribbean News Now!

    ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- From October 7-11, 2015, the island of Aruba will once again host filmmakers and film enthusiasts from around the world during its annual Aruba International Film Festival . Sponsored by the Aruba Tourism Authority, the AIFF has helped strengthen the island's position as a Mecca for tourism, art and culture.

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  12. Confident Barbados to tackle ArubaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Gleaner

    The game, scheduled for the Guillermo Prospero Trinidad Stadium in Oranjestad, Aruba, is expected to be a tough outing, but technical director Marcos Falopa said Barbados were prepared and confident of a positive result. "We have prepared for the challenges from a physical aspect because recovery will be a little difficult, and we also tried to work hard with the mental preparation," the Brazilian said.

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  13. Finding the future in the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Cape Cod Times

    ... technology: streetcars that don't need overhead wires and don't pollute. So far, the trolleys mainly carry tourists in Aruba and the Middle East. The partners think they have a solution for cash-poor municipalities in the U.S. – short ...

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  14. Confident Barbados off to tackle ArubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Stabroek News

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC - A confident Barbados 20-man squad were scheduled to leave the island yesterday for Aruba, where they face the hosts in the first leg of their second round 2018 World Cup qualifier on Wednesday. The game, scheduled for the Guillermo Prospero Trinidad Stadium in Oranjestad, is expected to be a tough outing but technical director Marcos Falopa said Barbados were prepared and confident of a positive result.

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  15. Electric Festival Aruba dates are setRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | PR Leap

    June 9, 2015 - Oranjestad, Aruba The 3rd edition of the Electric Festival Aruba will take place on 3 to 6th of September. Over 4 days and nights, 20 Djs traveling to the beautiful island of Aruba for an overload of pool parties, late night events, and boat parties, and one beach festival.

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  16. Part 1: It Has Been 10 Years Since Natalee Holloway Went Missing, No...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Scared Monkeys

    May 30, 2005 Alabama teen Natalee Holloway has gone missing in Aruba while on a class trip with her fellow Mountain Brook classmates to celebrate their graduation from high school, to begin their college careers and the rest of their lives. Or so they all thought.

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  17. From SM 2005: This Can't Be Good For Tourism, Where's Natalee Holloway?Read the original story

    May 30, 2015 | Scared Monkeys

    It started out as a simple post of a missing teen on vacation with her high school classmates and would become the top story of 2005 and one of the most covered missing person cases in history. Today marks 10 years since Natalee Holloway went missing in Aruba, her body has never been recovered and no one has answered for her death.

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  18. Michigan Antique Festival this weekend in MidlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... of its tongue removed. Caption: Natalee Holloway was last seen leaving a Carlos'n Charlie's restaurant in Oranjestad, Aruba before she disappeared on May 30, 2005. Ten years after Natalee Holloway went missing, a Dutch citizen says he knows where to ...

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  19. The disappearance of Natalee HollowayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | New York Daily News

    On May 30, 2005, 18-year-old Natalee Holloway went missing while on a senior trip to Aruba with classmates. 10 years later, take a look back at the desperate searches and alleged suspects surrounding the unsolved mystery of her disappearance.

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  20. Natalee Holloway 10 years later: New facts, and doubts, about the case's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Miami University senior Dani Kaufman got the " Natalee Holloway talk" when she left for Spring Break on the idyllic island of Aruba. "We all pretty much got the similar speech," the Ohio native said.

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