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News on Virgin Islands continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

7 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

USVI radio station owner arrested for failure to file and pay taxes

US Virgin Islands Attorney General Vincent Frazer and Director Claudette Watson Anderson, of the Bureau of Internal Revenue, on Wednesday announced the arrest of Jonathan Cohen, sole owner of JKC Communications , Clara Communications and Radio 95, for failure to file and pay corporate and individual income taxes for several years.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Tax

13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Wendy Williams to Heat Things Up with 'Hot Topics Giveaway' This May

"The Wendy Williams Show" is celebrating throughout May by giving viewers the chance to win a tropical vacation to the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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Related Topix: The Wendy Williams Show, Entertainment, Television, Wendy Williams, World News, Central America

17 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Network Issues to be Resolved at the Legislature

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, Virgin Islands, April 23 -- The U.S. Virgin Islands legislature issued the following news release: The Legislature has been experiencing network issues since Friday halting the staff's ability to update the website, access server documents, and log on to the internet.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Virgin Islands Daily News

New ferries still not carrying passengers

The Red Hook I, left, and the Cruz Bay I sit moored at Crown Bay Marina, St. Thomas, on April 14. The new ferries were delivered to the territory in November and were supposed to be in service by the end of the year.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Bride's Magazine

Help Plan a Million-Dollar Wedding! Vote Now for the Brides Live Wedding Honeymoon Destination

Though the final three Brides Live Wedding couples aren't planning their own wedding, watching from the sidelines as America votes on each and every one of your wedding details can still be stressful.

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Related Topix: Wedding, World News, British Virgin Islands, Central America, Dana Point, CA

Sun Apr 20, 2014

New York Daily News

Model Hannah Davis poses for GQ

When it comes to relationships, Davis told GQ she is 'strangely intuitive, so I kind of know if I like you right off the bat.'

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Virgin Islands Daily News

Tsunami preparedness meetings to be held across Virgin Islands

The V.I. Territorial Emergency Management Agency will host a series of meetings territorywide to present new information on the agency's tsunami preparedness efforts and talk with residents about tsunami readiness.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Jersey County, Channel Islands, United Kingdom, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, University of the Virgin Islands

The New Zealand Herald

Policeman injured, 1 killed in USVI club shooting

Authorities in the U.S. Virgin Islands say an off-duty police officer has been wounded while confronting three men suspected of killing a man at a nightclub in St. Croix.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WSTA

Good Friday

Weather in the World : 40 degrees in Philadelphia, 35 in New York City with cloudy skies 40 degrees in Washington, still a chilly 36 in MontrA©al and 41 in Toronto while Minneapolis is 22 degrees.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Weather, Life, Holidays, Passover, Central America

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Virgin Islands Daily News

Rules Committee moves 6 bills to full Senate

The Senate Rules and Judiciary Committee passed six bills on to the full body Wednesday, including a bill to create a feed-in tariff program that would allow people to sell excess renewable energy to the V.I. Water and Power Authority.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, World News, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Virgin Islands Daily News

St. Croix students showcase reading skills in competition

On Tuesday, intermediate students from two public schools showed off their reading comprehension skills in a newly developed reading competition.

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Virgin Islands Daily News

Port Authority riles tour operators with marine tariff rate hikes

Local marine tour operators are fearful that imminent marine tariff rate increases are a sign of more increases to come.

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Virgin Islands Daily News

St. John man linked to deadly smuggling case

A St. John man who recently served time for smuggling illegal immigrants into the territory now has been tied to a human trafficking scheme that left eight people, including four children dead.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, World News, Central America

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Virgin Islands Daily News

Educational Complex students win KidWind turbine design competition

KidWind winners Narendra Balkaran and Idrees Donaie, from St. Croix Educational Complex, pose with adviser Joann Lewis, center, Saturday at Charlotte Amalie High School on St. Thomas.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., University of the Virgin Islands, World News, Central America, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Virgin Islands Daily News

Attorneys for 4 men accused in jewelry store robbery protest clients' continued detention

Attorneys for four of the men arrested in connection with the armed robbery of the Imperial jewelry store in downtown Charlotte Amalie are accusing prosecutors of unfairly dragging out their clients' detention.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, World News,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

ABC News

2 Charged With Migrant Smuggling in Virgin Islands

Two Haitian nationals have been arrested in the U.S. Virgin Islands after being indicted on charges of conspiracy to smuggle migrants into the U.S. The U.S. Justice Department alleged Monday that the two suspects conspired with others to smuggle mostly Haitian migrants to the U.S. island of St. John in 2010.

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WSTA

We have a Winner - No, TWO

Weather in the World : 65 degrees in Philadelphia, 61 Boston looks like 40s in Chicago well done Amber has 14 degrees and snow is falling and upstate Michigan.

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Related Topix: Weather, World News, Central America, University of the Virgin Islands

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Researcher races to save the sea turtle

SciTech is independently reported and edited through the newsroom of The Charlotte Observer.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Pembroke, NC, Purdue University, Davidson College, University of Florida

Jamaica Observer

PriceSmart hit by devaluation in Jamaica

The discount membership shopping store blamed double-digit devaluation in Jamaica for the dip for the period ending February 2014.

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Jamaica Observer

PriceSmart hit by devaluation in Jamaica

The discount membership shopping store blamed double-digit devaluation in Jamaica for the dip for the period ending February 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Jamaica, Central America

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