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  1. Commentary: A National Development Plan: What should be expected?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Youri Kemp We have heard very little about the National Development Plan for The Bahamas. People from all quarters of the Bahamian society have clamoured, begged and pleaded for someone to commit to creating a proper one for a new Bahamas.

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  2. Up next for UCLA men: Wednesday vs. Oklahoma at Nassau, BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    UCLA Coach Steve Alford watches his team play during the first half of the Bruins' 107-74 win over Nicholls State on Nov. 20. UCLA Coach Steve Alford watches his team play during the first half of the Bruins' 107-74 win over Nicholls State on Nov. 20. Update: Heading into the season, it looked as though UCLA would be the underdog against the Sooners. But a 4-0 start for the Bruins, and an Oklahoma loss to Creighton, have added considerable intrigue to this opening-round game in the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament.

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  3. FATCA is baptism by fire for region, says Bahamas ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  4. Akron Zips poised to become bowl eligible with a victory over Kent StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    At this point last season there was euphoria all around as a string of 1-11 seasons was snapped by a 5-7 record that included wins in four of the final five games. The 2014 campaign was to be the turnaround -- a winning season, contend for a MAC title, and get a bowl bid.

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  5. IDB to support Bahamas efforts to improve fiscal effectivenessRead the original story

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... here... WASHINGTON, USA -- The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $33 million loan for The Bahamas to improve the management of its public finances and procurement, and to enhance its capacity to monitor progress and implementation ...

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  6. IMF wants to know what PetroCaribe money was used for in St VincentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... In addition to SVG, several other Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries, including Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Jamaica, Belize, Haiti, St Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Grenada, Guyana, and Suriname are members of PetroCaribe. For your ...

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  7. Noles’ Compete at the XXII Central American and Caribbean GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Florida State Seminoles

    ... starting Monday. Senior Kerrie Cartwright and sophomore Daniela Schippers will represent their home countries of the Bahamas and Guatemala, respectively. Cartwright and Schippers were selected to participate in this event based on their ATP and WTA ...

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  8. Lionfish analysis reveals most vulnerable prey as invasion continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Biology News Net

    ... of some species to survive the lionfish invasion, such as the Exuma Goby, a small fish native to one area of The Bahamas. It has many traits lionfish prefer. OSU researchers are working with the International Union for Conservation of Nature to help ...

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  9. Strong Faith Conference 2014 deemed a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Freeport News

    ... his goal was to present the word of God and see lives changed. Franklin disclosed that this is his first time in The Bahamas and he was very excited to come. His wife, shared that she has visited New Providence before, but this was a first for her ...

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  10. Alexandra Shipp Replaces Zendaya Coleman In Aaliyah BiopicRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | StarPulse.com

    ... undtrack, earning her a Grammy nomination. On August 25, 2001, Aaliyah and eight others died in a plane crash in The Bahamas after filming the music video for the single "Rock the Boat." She has sold over 32 million albums worldwide.

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  11. Perry Ellis execs milk firm as investors chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New York Post

    There appears to be more than meets the eye in what some insiders see as the scandal-tinged ownership of Perry Ellis. At a private meeting in Miami this summer, George Feldenkreis, the family's 79-year-old patriarch and the company's longtime chairman and CEO, blew off an investor who questioned why the lucrative license for Perry Ellis underwear is held by little-known firm Isaco International, sources said.

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  12. Re: Bill Cosby Jokes About Being An Evil Man, Receives Standing Ovation | News OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | NewsOne

    Despite nearly 20 women coming forward with sexual abuse allegations against Bill Cosby , NBC cancelling a much-hyped prime-time return to television for the funnyman, TV Land nixing 'Cosby ' re-runs and Netflix indefinitely postponing a comedy special recorded on Cosby's birthday, the iconic comedian stood before an adoring group of women in the Bahamas and joked about being an "evil man" while they laughed uproariously. Cosby was performing at the Atlantis Resort Thursday night at a charity event for The Links, a prestigious and well-respected professional organization for African American women.

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  13. BOZICH | My weekly Associated Press college basketball Top 25 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WDRB-TV Louisville

    The Badgers have won every game by 24 points or more. That doesn't figure to continue in The Bahamas this week.

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  14. No. 18 Oklahoma bounces back from Creighton lossRead the original story

    Sunday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    After a subpar shooting effort in a loss at Creighton, Oklahoma's Isaiah Cousins wanted to quickly move into attack mode Sunday against Northwestern State. He did just that, scoring 15 of his 20 points in the first half as No.

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  15. the Drake Bulldogs Bury the BadgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WIBA FM 101.5

    THE BADGERS NOW HEAD TO THE BAHAMAS FOR A HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT. THE BADGERS WILL PLAY #2 SOUTH CAROLINA ON THANKSGIVING DAY.

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  16. Royal Bank of Canada to close Caribbean wealth-management businessRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... incurring a CDN$420 million goodwill impairment charge, largely related to its under-performing operation in The Bahamas. According to the International Monetary Fund, RBC, CIBC and Bank of Nova Scotia hold around 60% of total banking assets in the ...

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  17. Bahamas minister corrects OAS chief on immigration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... was "ill informed" when he referred to the Department of Immigration's efforts to limit illegal migration in The Bahamas as "round ups". In a statement, Mitchell said a report by the Jamaican press on Thursday referred to Inzulza's comment using ...

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  18. Bill Cosby Jokes About Being An 'Evil Man,' Attorney Says Stop 'Media Vilification'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Despite nearly 20 women coming forward with sexual abuse allegations against Bill Cosby , NBC cancelling a much-hyped prime-time return to television for the funnyman, TV Land nixing 'Cosby ' re-runs and Netflix indefinitely postponing a comedy special recorded on Cosby's birthday, the iconic comedian stood before an adoring group of women in the Bahamas and joked about being an "evil man" while they laughed uproariously. Cosby was performing at the Atlantis Resort Thursday night at a charity event for The Links, a prestigious and well-respected professional organization for African American women.

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  19. Roger Federer Wins The Davis Cup Title For Switzerland, Here's Video...Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Tennis Articles

    ... In Davis Cup Finals [Video] Here's Video Of Andy Murray Playing Paddle Tennis With Girlfriend Kim Sears In The Bahamas! Here's Proof Roger Federer Can Still Hit Tweeners At Age 33 [Video] Novak Djokovic Turned His Right Ankle Today At Davis Cup, ...

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  20. Lucy Angel Debuts on Siriusxm the Highway with Release of New Single "Crazy Too"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Mi2n

    ... lead-off single with program directors from across the Country while they performed a concert at The Atlantis in The Bahamas. While in The Bahamas, they also filmed the final episode for upcoming docuseries, Discovering Lucy Angel, set to air on AXS ...

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