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  1. Popeye's Bahamas Bowl Opening ReceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    The anticipation of getting to the Bahamas has been high for the Hilltoppers ever since it was announced that's where they would be bowling. It was a festive atmosphere at the opening kickoff celebration.

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  2. Gannon Men's Basketball Team Wins Sixth Straight; Ends First Half...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Gannon University Athletics

    The contest was tight until Gannon broke things open late in the first half. The Golden Knights snapped a 12-12 tie midway through the stanza with a quick six points.

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  3. Bowl hits jackpot in its debutRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... just haven't worked out. The International Bowl in Toronto, which NIU went to in 2009, lasted only four seasons. The Bahamas Bowlhas all the makings of a complete disaster. In its first year, it looks like the Boca Raton Bowl got it right. ...

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  4. Bahamas is 11th most homicidal country in the world, says new reportRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the latest news and information here... By Krystel Rolle-Brown Nassau Guardian Staff Reporter NASSAU, Bahamas -- The Bahamas' murder rate is among the top 15 in the world, according to the United Nations (UN) and World Health Organization's (WHO) ...

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  5. Haitians plan protest against Bahamas in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... aware of planned protests of the country's new immigration policy by Haitians and people of Haitian descent near the Bahamas Consulate and two other locations. In a statement, the ministry of foreign affairs said, "The federal authorities in the ...

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  6. Charles S. Coffey, O.C. to receive inaugural G. Raymond Chang Award...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bajan Reporter

    ... students throughout the region, with campuses in Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Anguilla, Antigua, The Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. ...

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  7. VIEWS: New bowl hits the jackpot with Huskies, HerdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Chronicle

    ... just haven't worked out. The International Bowl in Toronto, which NIU went to in 2009, lasted just four seasons. The Bahamas Bowlhas all the makings of a complete disaster. In its first year, it looks like the Boca Raton Bowl got it right. Hopefully ...

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  8. Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (CWCO) Continues Impressive Growth TrendRead the original story

    Friday | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... to private bulk water customers, retail customers and government-owned utility companies in the Cayman Islands, the Bahamas, the British Virgin Islands, Bali and Belize. Collectively, the company has 14 desalination plants with total production ...

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  9. Visiting consultant reviews micro finance projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jamaica Observer

    ... European Commission, to strengthen their technical and financial capabilities. The project also targeted MFIs in The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago and those within the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States. It ...

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  10. Cuba and Jamaica give Moreno a grand opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jamaica Observer

    ... They may also recall, and advise the younger folk, how in the 1960s the tourism industries of Jamaica and The Bahamas both benefited from the removal of Cuba as a competitor. In a related development, just days before this rapprochement between the ...

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  11. Commentary: Raul and Barack closing de gap, Douglas ah 'buse WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the decades between the two countries. And this deterioration of relations opened the door for the Puerto Rico, The Bahamas, the Dominican Republic and other territories and countries in the Caribbean region to expand their tourism industries and ...

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  12. Ten Caribbean destinations reaped $867 million from private jet vacationers in winter seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Caribbean News Now!

    Elite Traveler Magazine has just reported the top ten destinations to enjoy the benefits of private jet charter flights during last year's peak winter season, which resulted in revenues of $867 million from 12,566 flights. Nassau in The Bahamas, St Maarten and Turks and Caicos led the way, accounting for half of those flights, with 6,922 arrivals and spending of nearly $478 million, according to private jet charter operator PrivateFly's analysis of flight activity to the Caribbean.

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  13. Bahamas government preparing for Cuba opening upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... that the United States will restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba "ought to be a very serious concern" for The Bahamas' tourism product. Christie said the government is encouraging investments to be able to respond well to this eventuality. ...

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  14. Virgin America completes rollout of faster Gogo ATG-4 Wi-Fi across fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KNDU

    ... The British Virgin Islands embrace 40-odd islands, some no more than just rocks or spits of land in the sea. The Bahamas is ideal for both quick 4- or 5-day jaunts and longer vacations, if you'd really like to island-hop and see as much as you can. ...

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  15. Nash named honorary captain of CMU football team for Bahamas BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Central Michigan Life

    The CMU football team announced Thursday that Nash would be joining the squad when they travel to The Bahamas on Saturday and will serve as the Chippewas honorary captain for the Dec. 24 Bahamas Bowl game against Western Kentucky. Though he has not played a down this season, to the Central Michigan University football players, freshman Derrick Nash has been the most inspiring member of the team.

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  16. Wife pleads guilty to laundering money for Arthur Porter, former spy watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Globe and Mail

    ... McGill University Health Center in Montreal. He said he has stage-four cancer and is too ill to travel from the Bahamas to face investigators. (Jeff Todd/The Associated Press) In this photo taken Saturday, March 2, 2013, Dr. Arthur Porter speaks ...

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  17. Popeyes Sends Off Popeyes Bahamas Bowl Players, Coaches and Staff in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Investor's Business Daily

    In preparation for the inaugural Popeyes Bahamas Bowl, PopeyesA Louisiana Kitchen announced today it has sent off the participating teams in style, hosting Good Luck luncheons for the players, coaches and staff in the teams' hometowns. The Central Michigan Chippewas and the WKU Hilltoppers were treated to a feast of Popeyes famous Louisiana-style fare prior to their departure for the face-off to be held Dec. 24 in the Bahamas.

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  18. Port of Palm Beach to consider multi-day cruise lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Palm Beach Post

    The Port of Palm Beach Commission is expected to consider a proposal for a multi-day cruise line at its meeting Thursday. The Bahamas Celebration, which traveled from the Riviera Beach port to Freeport, Grand Bahama and back several times a week, has not operated since it ran aground Oct. 31. Earlier this month the commission approved a new agreement with a group composed of some of the owners of the Celebration that are seeking to purchase a replacement ship.

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  19. For the best value traditional Christmas getaways head to Germany, Sweden or Belgium.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mail on Sunday

    ... highest temperatures - and the highest cost per person, with prices having risen by A 293 in the last two years. The Bahamas also boasts pleasant temperatures at this time of year, with an average of 22 degrees Celsius in December. Mexico has seen ...

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  20. There really is a Butt Drugs! Charming soda fountain in Corydon, INRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Examiner.com

    There really is a Butt Drugs! Charming soda fountain in Corydon, INThere really is a Butt Drugs! Charming soda fountain in Corydon, IN I wore a Butt's Drugs t-shirt to The Bahamas . . . a resident remarked, "I don't think there really is such a place."

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