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  1. Sailing legend Sir Robin Knox-Johnston "ecstatic" with podium placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Daily Echo

    HAMPSHIRE sailing legend Sir Robin Knox-Johnston says he is "ecstatic" with his third place finish in the Transatlantic solo Route du Rhum challenege. Sir Robin crossed the finish line on his Open 60 Grey Power at Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, at 4.52pm local time/8.52pm GMT last night after 20 days, 7 hours, 52 minutes and 22 seconds at sea.

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  2. Progress slow in Haitia s isle of ill-contentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Newly installed solar-powered street lamps stand as a beacon of hope, lighting up the rocky terrain as idle bulldozers collect dust along the lush mountainside. In a nearby village, a new public square slowly rises out of the red dirt, but local cooks working at a poorly financed community restaurant struggle to keep hunger at bay.

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  3. Photo gallery: Haiti's isle of ill-contentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Months after Haiti's government launched an emergency intervention on Ile de la Tortue, their promises have not tempered the desperation that has led some islanders to risk their lives in clandestine voyages in search of a better life. Workers off the beach in the village of Basse-Terre along the southeastern coast of Ile de la Tortue in the northwest region of Haiti attempt to fix a damaged boat in early October 2014.

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  4. Sir Robin takes third place in transatlantic raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | ITV

    ... sea. The pensioner, who was the oldest participant, last competed in the 3,542-mile race from St Malo, France, to Guadeloupe in the Caribbean in 1982 in his 70ft catamaran Olympus. And this is his first solo race since his Velux 5 Oceans ...

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  5. Podium finish for Sir Robin Knox-Johnston at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Portsmouth Today

    ... The pensioner, who was the oldest participant, last competed in the 3,542-mile race from St Malo, France, to Guadeloupe in the Caribbean in 1982 in his 70ft catamaran Olympus. And this is his first solo race since his Velux 5 Oceans circumnavigation ...

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  6. Woman, 42, killed by lover; suspect in hidingRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    A 42-year-old Moruga woman was stabbed to death yesterday by a man she was living with. Alicia Sydney, of Basse Terre Village, was stabbed multiple times in the chest and abdomen, police said.

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  7. NOPD investigating two double shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ORLEANS POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING TWO DOUBLE SHOOTINGS. ONE HAPPENED IN THE 13-HUNDRED BLOCK OF FRENCHMEN.

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  8. Holiday Pop Up Shop set, artist slide lectures exhibit opens in Arabi: Around ArabiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    It's the second stop for her Pop Up Shop as designer Kelly McCartney of Arabi plans to host a Holiday Pop Up Shop Nov. 20 from 5 to 8 p.m. and Nov. 21-25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Larkin Gaudet Studio. Located at 218 Mehle, the Larkin Gaudet Studio is part of the Old Arabi Arts District, and according to McCartney, the perfect place to host such an event.

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  9. Sailing: Musandam-Oman Sail's Gavignet delights in splendid show at Route du RhumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Sidney Gavignet, French skipper of the Sultanate's flagship boat Musandam-Oman Sail, crossed the finish-line of the Route du Rhum in Guadeloupe on Tuesday afternoon , completing the epic adventure in eight days, 19 hours, 15 minutes and 24 seconds. After 4,446 nautical miles at an average speed of 21.5 knots he was delighted to reach dry land.

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  10. Yachting: Peyron wins transatlantic Route du RhumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    French yachting great Loick Peyron on Monday won the transatlantic Route du Rhum yacht race, setting a record time in the process as he crossed the line off the Guadeloupe Caribbean island group. French skipper Loick Peyron celebrates in Pointe-a-Pitre after winning the Route du Rhum sailing race in record time.

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  11. Route du Rhum yachting favourite crashes into cargo shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Yahoo!

    One of the favourites in the Route du Rhum yacht race from France to Guadeloupe crashed into a cargo ship just hours after setting off, organisers said on Monday. Thomas Coville, 46, was not hurt in the incident but his boat, the maxi trimaran Sodebo Ultim, lost the front of its starboard float and there appeared to be damage to its central hull.

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  12. Route du Rhum sails off with Oman's participationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Times of Oman

    The theoretical course from Saint Malo to Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, is 3,542 miles and the record is 7 days 17 hours 19 minutes.Supplied photo Saint Malo : The tenth edition of the legendary Route du Rhum sailing race got under way in Saint Malo, France, on Sunday with the participation of the flagship boat of the Sultanate, Musandam-Oman Sail. The theoretical course from Saint Malo to Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, is 3,542 miles and the record is 7 days 17 hours 19 minutes.

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  13. Illness of the bended walkerRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    ... later 14 countries reported cases - Anguilla, Aruba, Virgin Islands, Dominica, Dominican Republic, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St Barthelemy, St Kitts/Nevis, St Vincent/Grenadines, St Maarten, St Martin and Jamaica. One month later, the ...

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  14. Sandy Township Ready to Address Blighted PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | GantDaily.com

    On Monday night, Pennsafe Building Inspector Bill Kulbacki addressed the Sandy Township Supervisors regarding a dangerous/dilapidated building at 1865 Basse Terre, Treasure Lake. Kulbacki related the situation to the supervisors, stating "a the property appears to be abandoned."

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  15. Pedestrian hit by train at St. Claude at Press St.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    According to a NOPD press release, just after 8:00 p.m., an unidentified male was attempting to cross the train tracks at the crossing of Saint Claude Ave. and Press Street when the victim sustained an injury to the foot and was transported to the hospital Monday October 20, 2014. The NOPD has no further information on this investigation at this time.

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  16. Gonzalo passes north of Puerto Rico as strong Category 2 hurricane, eyes Bermuda FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... since Omar in 2008. We will wait and see! There was continuous radar coverage of Gonzalo thanks to sites on Guadeloupe and Puerto Rico you can find both long loops here . Later this week, it should come within Bermuda's radar range and that loop ...

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  17. Tropical Storm Gonzalo triggered many warnings in Eastern CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    ... Rico, Vieques and Culebra, U.S. Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Guadeloupe, Desirade, Les Saintes, and Marie Galante, St. Martin, St. Barthelemy, St. Maartin, Saba and St. Eustatius, Barbuda, ...

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  18. NASA sees newborn Tropical Storm Gonzalo form and threaten Caribbean islandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    ... east of the Leeward Islands while Fay was northeast of Bermuda. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Guadeloupe, Desirade, Les Saintes, Marie Galante, St.Martin, St. Barthelemy, St.Maartin, Saba, St. Eustatius, Barbuda, Antigua, Anguilla, St. ...

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  19. Gonzalo becomes a hurricane while moving through LeewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... pm EDT on Monday, the center of Hurricane Gonzalo was located by an Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft and Guadeloupe radar about 20 miles southeast of St Martin and about 140 miles east-southeast of St Thomas. Gonzalo was moving toward the ... 1 comment

  20. Summary for Tropical Storm GONZALORead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | National Hurricane Center

    ... UTC...THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM GONZALO WAS LOCATED BY AN AIR FORCE RESERVE RECONNAISSANCE AIRCRAFT AND GUADELOUPE RADAR NEAR LATITUDE 17.4 NORTH...LONGITUDE 62.4 WEST. GONZALO IS MOVING TOWARD THE WEST-NORTHWEST NEAR 10 MPH...17 KM/H. THIS ...

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