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Remnants of Beryl bring heavy rain and strong winds to northeastern Caribbean

Remnants of Beryl bring heavy rain and strong winds to northeastern Caribbean

MIAMI, USA — An area of showers and thunderstorms associated with the remnants of Beryl is producing locally heavy rainfall and strong gusty winds over the northeastern Caribbean Sea, the Virgin…

Guyanese man arrested for setting his car on fire

Guyanese man arrested for setting his car on fire

MOREAU N.Y. (WRGB) – A Warrensburg man has been arrested after a lengthy investigation into a November 2017 car fire off Spier Falls Road in Moreau. The Saratoga County…

Oil & gas well ruptures in Gulf of Paria

Oil & gas well ruptures in Gulf of Paria

Fishermen are bracing for losses after an abandoned oil well ruptured in the Gulf of Paria, shooting emissions of oil and gas 40 feet up from the seabed. Up to…

Brazil: Rallies, Concerts planned as Activists, Politicians Intensify Calls for Lula’s Release

Brazil: Rallies, Concerts planned as Activists, Politicians Intensify Calls for Lula’s Release

(Telsur) Lula said Brazil’s political system is “rotting” and, if re-elected, will call a constituent assembly to fix major issues. A series of rallies, mobilizations, and concerts…

Brazil: Hunger Strike Planned for Lula’s Freedom, Presidency

Brazil: Hunger Strike Planned for Lula’s Freedom, Presidency

(Telsur) The hunger strike, which Lula may participate in, will begin this month with the support of the Workers’Party. Eleven social activists convened in front of Brazil&#8217…

Trump Kim summit: US and North Korean leaders hold historic talks

Trump Kim summit: US and North Korean leaders hold historic talks

(BBC) Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have become the first sitting US president and North Korean leader to meet, an unprecedented development after a year of exchanging threats. The…

Barbados Opposition heads for landslide victory

Barbados Opposition heads for landslide victory

(Daily Express) The main opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) was heading towards a landslide victory in the May 24 general election as the counting of ballots continued here more than…

Ambassadors Recalled After Maduro Win

Ambassadors Recalled After Maduro Win

Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro is facing an international backlash after winning his second six-year term, in a landslide vote marred by an opposition boycott and claims of…

Venezuela’s Maduro re-elected amid outcry over vote

Venezuela’s Maduro re-elected amid outcry over vote

CARACAS, Venezuela, May 20 (Reuters) – Venezuela’s leftist leader Nicolas Maduro won a new six-year term on Sunday, but his main rivals disavowed the election alleging massive irregularities…

Caricom SG extends symphaty to the peopl of Cuba

Caricom SG extends symphaty to the peopl of Cuba

CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque on Friday sent a message of condolence to the President of Cuba His Excellency Miguel Díaz Canel in the wake of today’s…