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  1. Celebrating our cuisine*Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    There are certain things that make Trinbagonians unique; food is one of those things. Our culinary diversity sets us apart from the rest of the world.

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  2. Tropical Storm Erika to lose steam, but death toll risingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    " Tropical Storm Erika began to lose steam Friday as it skirted along the southern coast of the Dominican Republic, but it left behind a trail of destruction that included at least a dozen people killed on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said. SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic " Tropical Storm Erika began to lose steam Friday as it skirted along the southern coast of the Dominican Republic, but it left behind a trail of destruction that included at least a dozen people killed on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.

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  3. Former Vatican ambassador accused of child abuse diesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    A Catholic former archbishop accused of child sex offences was found dead yesterday, the Vatican said, a month after he was hospitalised on the eve of his trial. Jozef Wesolowski faced charges of paying boys for sexual acts, downloading and buying paedophile material, and offending Christian morality, in the first trial of its kind held by the Vatican against a high-ranking Catholic official.

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  4. Tropical Storm Erika Dumping Heavy Rains Across HispaniolaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Gater 98.7 FM

    The broad circulation of Erika is gradually moving inland over Haiti, and at 8:00pm, the center of Tropical Storm Erika was moving toward the west near 21 mph. A turn toward the west-northwest or northwest is expected tonight, with this motion continuing with a decrease in forward speed through Sunday.

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  5. Cayman Islands fraudsters may escape justice by moving to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Law enforcement agencies in the United States estimate that there may be as many as 125 Westerners, who are fugitives from justice, residing in Cuba, where they are immune from extradition, so long as they do not commit new crimes there. Sometimes, they have been referred to as the "Hole-in-the-Wall Gang", a reference to a similar relocation tactic employed by two celebrated outlaws.

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  6. Former Cayman Islands football chief can't afford NY house arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    NEW YORK, USA -- The cost of financing his own house arrest in New York is driving Jeffrey Webb, the former CONCACAF president and FIFA vice president broke, according to claims filed in the courts. Caught up in the massive FIFA corruption and bribery scandal, the Cayman Islands football boss was released by the US authorities on a $10 million bond on condition he live within 20 miles of the Brooklyn court where the case is being prosecuted and pay for the relevant bail security.

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  7. New crime advisories issued for Bahamas by Britain and CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  8. Erika moving over Dominican Republic with heavy rains and gusty windsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  9. Tropical Storm Erika moves into Haiti, bringing up to 10 inches of rainRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Tropical Storm Erika was moving inland over Haiti Friday evening , bringing up to 10 inches of rain to the country, the National Hurricane Center said in its 7 p.m. update. Erika was moving toward the west near 21 mph, and a turn toward the west-northwest or northwest was expected later Friday.

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  10. Erika continues west, winds slow to 45 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The latest forecast from the center said Erika is expected to weaken and could even dissipate in the next 12 to 24 hours. Erika continues west, winds slow to 45 mph The latest forecast from the center said Erika is expected to weaken and could even dissipate in the next 12 to 24 hours.

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  11. Tropical Storm Erika expected to weaken SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Palm Beach Post

    Maximum sustained winds are 45 mph with higher gusts. Tropical storm force winds extend up to 140 miles to the east of the center of the storm.

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  12. Tropical Storm Erika May Weaken or Collapse Saturday, NHC SaysRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Tropical Storm Erika, which killed at least 12 people on Caribbean island of Dominica, may weaken to a tropical depression Saturday or dissipate as it crosses the mountains of Hispaniola, the U.S. Erika, which is bringing rains and gusty winds to the Dominican Republic, was about 95 miles west-southwest of Santo Domingo with top winds of 50 miles per hour, the Miami-based center said in a 5 p.m. New York time advisory. Its winds were forecast to drop below storm strength and it was losing its structure.

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  13. Florida declares state of emergency ahead of stormRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Florida Governor Rick Scott declared on Friday a state of emergency ahead of a tropical storm which was expected to hit the state from Sunday into next week and pose a severe threat to the entire state. After dumping torrential rain in the eastern Caribbean on Thursday, tropical storm Erika is traversing the northeastern Carribean Sea with maximum sustained winds of about 90 km per hour and the National Hurricane Centre has predicted that from the upcoming Sunday to Wednesday, the storm will travel through Florida's peninsula, said an executive order by the governor.

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  14. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WMMV-AM Melbourne

    After Erika brings heavy rain and locally gusty winds from Hispaniola eastern Cuba into Friday night, the system will move toward the Bahamas, the Keys and South Florida this weekend. Erika remains a tropical storm spinning about 95 miles southwest of Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic, as of 5 p.m. EDT Friday.

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  15. Tropical Storm Erika heads for HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    As of the 5 pm advisory from the NHC, Erika remains a tropical storm, situated 95 miles West-Southwest of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Winds remain at 50 mph while the system continues to move westward at 21 mph.

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  16. Retired Boston police detective Yves Dambreville is shot dead in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A retired Boston police detective who was hailed a pioneer in the Caribbean American community was fatally shot in Haiti by suspects who fled on motorcycles. Yves Dambreville, 66, a 33-year-veteran of Boston police was brutally gunned down in the country's capital of Port-au-Prince on Wednesday.

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  17. Hurricane Hunters to fly Tropical Storm ErikaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Aerotech News And Review

    The Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters are operating out of Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla., flying their state-of-the-art WC-130J Super Hercules into Tropical Storm Erika in support of the National Hurricane Center in Miami. The 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron flew four missions into the tropical storm from their deployed location at St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands, but began moving their operation to Homestead Aug. 26, since St. Croix was in Erika's projected path.

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  18. Tropical Storm Erika Kills 12 And Batters DominicaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    Tropical Storm Erika left at least 12 dead and more than 20 missing in the Caribbean island of Dominica, the country's Prime Minister said Friday, August 28, 2015. Tropical Storm Erika left at least 12 dead and more than 20 missing in the Caribbean island of Dominica, the country's Prime Minister said Friday, August 28, 2015.

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  19. Dominican truckers end 32-day strike against HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    As Haiti and the Dominican Republic brace Friday for Tropical Storm Erika, semi-trailers containing raw materials and U.S.-bound T-shirts once again began flowing between both nations. Dominican truckers ended a month-long strike that marked its 32nd day Thursday, while Haitian transporters lifted a counter blockade along one of the borders.

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  20. Will Tropical Storm Erika threaten Florida?Forecasters remain unsure of long-range forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The National Hurricane Center's forecast tracking map issued Aug. 28, 5 p.m., shows Tropical Storm Erika located about 95 miles west-southeast of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. The 5 p.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Erika may be weakening as it continues to move west through an area of dry air and wind shear on a track over Hispaniola.

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