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(MIAMI HERALD) — Hours after New York City Police say he threw his 4-year-old brother Shimron off the roof of a 7-story apartment building and to his death, Shawn Smith had a message for reporters. “I’ve finally become a criminal,” the man, 20, said outside the NYPD’s 70th precinct, according to The New York Daily ...

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(NEW YORK POST) – The Brooklyn man who tossed his 4-year-old brother off the roof of their seven-story apartment building told cops he “wanted to see if God could protect the kid,” police sources said Sunday. Shawn Smith, 20, plucked his brother Shimron from his bed at about 2:40 a.m. Saturday and carried him from ...

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MUMBAI, India (CMC) – A squabble over complimentary tickets between the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) and the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association could see the second One-Day International between West Indies and India shifted from Indore to Vadodara. The MPCA said last weekend they that had written to the BCCI to indicate they could no longer […]

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(CMC) — Several Caribbean countries were rattled as two earthquakes hit the region within a six-hour period, the Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) has said. In the first instance, the SRC said that a quake with a magnitude of 4.0 was felt ...

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NEW YORK, USA — In a strange and disparaging address to a town hall meeting in Brooklyn, New York, last week while he was attending the United Nations General Assembly meeting, Grenada’s prime minister, Dr Keith Mitchell, speaking to an auditorium of Grenadian and Caribbean nationals, decried the level of stealing taking place in the […]

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(JAMAICA OBSERVER) — Family members of slain Woman District Constable Mellissa Edwards-Whyte were not aware that she was having marital troubles. They are only now replaying events in their heads that might have led to the vicious killing of the 43-year-old whose dismembered body was discovered in the house she shared with husband Barrington Whyte ...

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Guyana Chronicle:–  CHIEF Magistrate, Ann McLennan, on Friday remanded a route 42 minibus driver to prison after he appeared before the court, charged for raping a 21-year-old woman whose hearing is impaired. Sherwin Reynolds, 44 of Plaisance, East Coast Demerara, was not required to plead to the indictable charge which was read in camera. The charge […]

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WASHINGTON, USA — An Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) report published recently, titled “A Mandate for Growth” ,which is a supplement of its annual “2018 Latin American and Caribbean Macroeconomic Report” states that there is a fear that growth for the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region will be weaker than average compared to the rest […]

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WASHINGTON, USA — The World Bank’s board of executive directors has approved US$20 million from the International Development Association for strengthening Saint Lucia’s public health care system by improving accessibility, efficiency and responsiveness of key health services. “We are pleased to partner with Saint Lucia on this high priority project that aims to improve health […]

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NEW YORK USA — UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has applauded Haiti’s landmark decision, along with Spain, to join international agreements to counter statelessness, a situation faced by millions of people deprived of basic rights because they are not considered as nationals by any state. “We applaud Spain and Haiti for taking this big step […]

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