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The Saint Lucia Aquatics Federation has named a team of 10 swimmers for the 2019 Central American and Caribbean Swimming Championship. These swimmers made the qualifying mark of achieving a minimum of two AAA (Triple A) times. Competing for a spot on the podium June 28 to July 2 at the Barbados Aquatic Centre will ...

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WASHINGTON (CMC) – The Washington-based Institute for Caribbean Studies (ICS) on Saturday inducted Barbadian pop icon Rihanna into its “Wall of Fame” as Caribbean nationals here celebrate National Caribbean American Heritage month. ICS said that Rihanna, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, is “one of the biggest pop stars to emerge from the 2000s.” ...

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(NEW YORK TIMES) — Leah Chase, the nation’s pre-eminent Creole chef, always knew what to feed her famous customers. The Rev. Martin Luther King Sr. liked barbecued ribs, and James Baldwin preferred gumbo. The singer Sarah Vaughan ordered stuffed crab to go, and Nat King Cole always wanted a four-minute egg. She once had to ...

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(BVI NEWS) — Government will be implementing fresh legislation that could potentially reduce the amount of poultry imported in the territory monthly. Premier Andrew Fahie said this part of a larger initiative to benefit local farmers and to boost the agricultural industry in the territory. While giving hypothetical figures to explain how poultry importation would ...

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(CNN) — Frank Lucas, the infamous drug kingpin whose life of crime inspired the movie “American Gangster,” died Thursday at the age of 88, according to his nephew, Aldwan Lassiter. Lucas died of natural causes at a care facility in Cedar Grove, New Jersey, Lassiter said. Lucas was known as the king of the drug ...

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(BBC) — Brazilian football star Neymar has denied an accusation that he raped a woman in Paris. According to a police report filed in São Paulo, the woman alleges that the attack took place in a hotel in the French capital, where Neymar plays for Paris St-Germain (PSG). Neymar sought to prove his innocence by ...

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(CNN) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has told a crowd he “used to be gay” before he “cured” himself. The President — who is known for making colorful remarks — made the comment during a speech to the Filipino community while visiting Tokyo on Thursday. After accusing his political opponent and vocal critic Sen. Antonio ...

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Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was recovered from the waters of Marigot Bay today (June 3), law enforcement sources have told St. Lucia News Online. The deceased has been identified as Danley Noel, popularly known by the nickname ‘Babylips’. He was originally from Canaries, according to a source. Reports are ...

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12:00 NOON WEATHER REPORT DATE: 03ND JUNE, 2019 FORECASTER: MACLEAN JN BAPTISTE PRESENT WEATHER AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT IS CLOUDY. PRESENT WEATHER AT GFL CHARLES AIRPORT IS PARTLY CLOUDY. PRESENT TEMPERATURE AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT IS 31 C OR 88 F. LAST NIGHT’S MINIMUM TEMPERATURE AT HEWANORRA AIRPORT WAS 26 C OR 79 F. WIND AT HEWANORRA ...

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