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  1. The Bahamas: IMF Mission Concludes Article IV MissionRead the original story

    14 min ago | International Monetary Fund

    An International Monetary Fund team led by Wendell Samuel visited The Bahamas from March 9-20 to conduct discussions for the 2015 Article IV consultations. "Economic activity strengthened slowly in 2014.

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  2. Lewis, Pritchard Compete In World Cup QualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boston College Eagles

    ... the 2013 ACC Freshman of the Year, has six goals and 14 assists in 34 career matches. Pritchard, who was born in the Bahamas, has two assists in 37 career appearances. The second leg of the qualifier between the two countries will take place on ...

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  3. Oklahoma's Hield Making Clutch PlaysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... who embraces defense as a junior. He's been that way since he battled his way through rough surroundings in The Bahamas. "You know what drives him?" Hield's mother, Jackie Swann asks. "When you tell him he can't. That's what pushes him. When he ...

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  4. An excellent example of diplomatic serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... assignment came in 1969 while he was in the civil service, in the form of a permanent secretary position in The Bahamas, where he was seconded for two years to head the newly created Ministry of Development. In 1988, Professor Mills was designated ...

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  5. Texas Rangers outfielder to undergo back surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    SURPRISE, Ariz . - Outfielder Antoan Richardson, a candidate to be the team's backup center fielder, has been diagnosed with a herniated disk in his back and will undergo surgery on Friday.

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  6. Here's The Problem With Owning An Unreliable Luxury CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    ... to park along the main drag that goes through town. It's called Nassau Street, presumably named for Nassau, The Bahamas, a lovely Caribbean town where people from Princeton get all of their maids. So I'm parallel parking there on Nassau Street, ...

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  7. FAA: Two planes land safely at Kennedy after reporting problems Wednesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Two flights -- one on takeoff, the other on approach -- reported problems within a half-hour of each other Wednesday, but landed without incident at Kennedy Airport, the Federal Aviation Administration said. The first aircraft, an MD-88 operated by Delta, reported a landing gear issue on approach to Kennedy at 9:46 a.m., the FAA said.

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  8. Dean, Morrissy receive Hurricanes weekly honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Guardian

    Dean, a first-year forward for the Hurricanes from Nassau, Bahamas, helped propel the 'Canes to the program's first ever national medal last week. The team finished third at the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association championships in Nanaimo, B.C. Morrissy was a leader for the 'Canes all tournament averaging 17 points and three rebounds per game and being named a second team all-star.

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  9. Jets' Draft Order Official: 6 SelectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Jets

    Fans sailing on the Jets Cruise will enjoy 5 days with their favorite current and alumni players, enjoy football themed activities or participate in Q&A sessions and trivia challenges. The Jets Cruise will be departing from Ft.

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  10. O U Uso U O O U O1O O O O U O Uoeo O U O U O U...O O O Oa U Uoe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    ... regional hub in Orlando, which serves 24 cities including San Juan in Puerto Rico; Bogota, Colombia and Nassau, The Bahamas. "Orlando is one of the world's premier leisure and conference destinations, a dynamic business centre and a destination ...

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  11. Central Westmoreland's Dwayne Vaz: A politician's templateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

    ... a BSc in hotel management. At the time that called for one year at Mona, St Andrew, and two years in Nassau, The Bahamas. In Nassau he won his first election as activities and entertainment co-ordinator, the "vibz master" for the student body. ...

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  12. Commentary: Are lower oil prices causing chaos? A Latin-American and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... not so good news. Youri Kemp is president and CEO of Kemp Global, a management consultancy firm, based in The Bahamas, which serves all markets. Email: globalviewtoday@gmail.com It's not just that oil prices slowly fell over the course of two or ...

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  13. Changing the face of the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Xtra!

    ... codes that explicitly criminalize male gay sex, with punishments ranging from 10 years to life in prison. Only The Bahamas have repealed their anti-sodomy law. About six million people live in the other 11 former UK colonies. Caribbean states are at ...

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  14. Australian podiatrist Phillip Vasyli stabbed to death in BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Age

    ... two children, Vasyli's last post on social media was of a Caribbean sunset from what appears to be his home in the Bahamas with the acronym "Thank God It's Friday". Nice day to wake up too in Nassau Bahamas. Hi ho hi Ho off to work I go. ...

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  15. DE Stephen Bowen Leaves NFC East for JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Jets

    Fans sailing on the Jets Cruise will enjoy 5 days with their favorite current and alumni players, enjoy football themed activities or participate in Q&A sessions and trivia challenges. The Jets Cruise will be departing from Ft.

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  16. Government continues to defend immigration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Gleaner

    The Bahamas government insists there is "a sophisticated criminal enterprise" behind an illegal migration scheme targeting the country and appealed to everyone, including the media, to help the authorities deal with the situation. Foreign Affairs and Immigration Minister Fred Mitchell again defended the government's stringent new migration policy that opponents said have trampled on the human rights of people, particularly those of Haitian descent.

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  17. Elle Macpherson, 51, Turns to Surrogate for New Baby: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | News Max

    ... l doesn't look half of her 51 years. Wellness has been a way of life for @ellemacpherson and doesn't it show! In The Bahamas for @BAZAARAustralia today pic.twitter.com/mp1hXshowr

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  18. Enter to win a trip to Nassau, BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WPTV Local News

    Win round-trip tickets to Nassau and three days, two nights at the British Colonial Hilton Nassau. It's better in the Bahamas!

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  19. Gannon's Reilly Named Atlantic Region Coach of the Year; Blazek and Smith Named to All-Region TeamsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Gannon University Athletics

    In addition, Academy) have been named all-region selections by the organization. Reilly earned NABC Atlantic Region Coach of the Year honors for the second time.

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  20. What Marcus Gilchrist Brings to the TableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | New York Jets

    Fans sailing on the Jets Cruise will enjoy 5 days with their favorite current and alumni players, enjoy football themed activities or participate in Q&A sessions and trivia challenges. The Jets Cruise will be departing from Ft.

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