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  1. Christmas in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    Gloria Gomez remembers the day she lost out on a job because she showed up to the interview with a cross hanging from her necklace. It was 1970, at the peak of Cuban leader Fidel Castro's crackdown on Catholic Church institutions around the island.

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  2. Exporting, marketing kudos for Maidstone's Thomas CanningRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    You'd think translating your label into Mandarin for the Chinese market would be a good thing but Maidstone's Thomas Canning found it's best to stick with the Canadian look. Those English and French Utopia Brand labels with a Made in Canada icon helped win the company a recent international marketing award and be honoured as one of the top three agricultural exporters in Ontario.

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  3. Veteran politician Evans Paul nominated for prime minister of HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  4. A chronology of those who died in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Schlomo Lahat, 87, a former Tel Aviv mayor who presided over the city's transformation into a vibrant and open urban center, in Tel Aviv. He had Alzheimer's disease.

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  5. Woman powerRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    ... were once again in good standing with the CONCACAF zone, which governs football in the Caribbean, North and Central America region. In two years, Phillips added that the Raymond Tim Kee regime had cut debts of $30 million, inherited from the former ...

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  6. Sarwan not ruling out Super50 returnRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    Ex-West Indies batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan on Wednesday told Guyana Times Sport that there may be a possibility he would be available for the NAGICO Super50 limited-overs regional tournament in January in Trinidad and Tobago. Sarwan has been ruled out of the WICB Professional Cricket League Four-Day Tournament, after withdrawing from the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force squad prior to the second-round game against the Leeward Islands.

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  7. Borel looking to 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    National women's shot put champion, Cleopatra Borel, is one individual who's excited about what 2015 has to offer, having already placed her 2014 achievements behind her. Borel, who closed her season with a gold medal performance at last month's Central American and Caribbean Games in Mexico, told Express at last week's Cougar Athletic Club's 2014 Award Ceremony that she's rearing to get going once more.

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  8. My reasons for shopping onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    After reading the Express story "Vendors blame poor sales on online bargains" recently, I couldn't help but think that finally, perhaps the penny has dropped. the president of the San Fernando Business Association are bemoaning the fact that "online shopping is creating problems".

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  9. Reyes ready to reignRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    Say the name Nikisha Reyes to any one in the local soca and calypso industry and you're most likely to be met with furrowed brows. But say her name to the Caribbean diaspora in London and the reaction will be totally different.

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  10. Nurses must not turn their backsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    The level of caring service at the San Fernando General Hospital is set for a Christmas-time plunge, unless nurses are either shamed or paid to come out to work. This scandalous reality has been brought to public attention by Dr Anand Chatoorgoon, acting chief executive officer of the South-Western Regional Health Authority , who voiced fear that "many nurses will not turn up for work during the Christmas week".

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  11. All about meRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    The year 2014 marked 25 years since I wrote my first newspaper column: yet Xmas ended yesterday and I didn't get any gifts from any politician, businessman, or skettel. This proves that I have wasted a quarter century, since only BC Pires and Selwyn Ryan have been writing a weekly column longer than me: and I bet they were offered hampers or ham, whereas I just got hammered.

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  12. Soon, more Americans may be able to visit CubaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    President Obama had only recently announced a major policy change towards the isolated nation, but the would-be tourists are all set to scurry towards the country, the Washington Times reported. Insight Cuba, a non-profit travel organization that has specialized in legal "people-to-people" travel to Cuba for Americans for years, has added 70 additional departure dates to keep up with the sudden surge in interest and bookings since Mr. Obama's revelations.

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  13. George F. Will: Cuba Derangement SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Barack Obama has made a geopolitical irrelevancy suddenly relevant to American presidential politics. For decades, Cuba has been instructive as a museum of two stark failures: socialism and the U.S. embargo.

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  14. Murdered Germans secretly crematedRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    MURDERED German couple Birgid and Konrad Hubertus Keil, were secretly cremated at a funeral home in Tobago last week on the instruction of their daughter. Newsday understands the couple's daughter Annigrede Keil, contacted the funeral agency a few weeks ago and instructed that her parents' bodies be cremated and the ashes flown back to Germany.

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  15. Kublalsingh feels invincibleRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    ON HIS 100th day of a hunger strike, environmental activist Dr Wayne Kublalsingh yesterday said he feels invincible as he had left the matter of the construction of the Debe to Mon Desir section of the Point Fortin Highway up to God. When Newsday visited Kublalsingh's D'Abadie home yesterday, he said he had perfected his routine of meditation and prayer and expressed surprise that he had survived so long without food and water.

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  16. Detente spawns Cuban worry on US migration rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... has drawn hundreds of thousands of Cubans on perilous raft trips to Florida and land journeys through Central America and Mexico. "If they take away the adjustment law, it would mean Cubans would end up just like all the other Hispanics who want to ...

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  17. Intelligence Bureau chief plans another hurrah before retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Even in his last few days at the helm of the Intelligence Bureau , Syed Asif Ibrahim is not ready to relax. He wants to cap his two years as the IB director by neutralising a terror module that has turned into a headache for India's security establishment in the last few months, sources tell HT.

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  18. Jacksonville doctors take medical mission trip to Jamaica: 'Big smiles, so much gratitude'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Provided by David Doward During a November 2014 mission trip, a medical team from Jacksonville treated poor Jamaican residents at six clinics and three hospitals, including the one shown.11/2014 Provided by David Doward Members of the medical team perform an operation on a Jamaican resident during a mission trip. The group is planning to return.

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  19. Your Christmas evening forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    THEAFORT. THAT'S RIGHT. TELL ALL YOUR FRIENDS UP NORTH TO BE JEALOUS. CLEARING SKY FROM OUR DOWNTOWN ORLANDO SKY CAM AND TEMPERATURES THAT MAKES JUST ABOUT EVERYBODY ELSE THAT DOESN'T LIVE IN FLORIDA JEALOUS.

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  20. Detente spawns Cuban worry on US migration rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... has drawn hundreds of thousands of Cubans on perilous raft trips to Florida and land journeys through Central America and Mexico. "If they take away the adjustment law, it would mean Cubans would end up just like all the other Hispanics who want to ...

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