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CAYMAN ISLANDS-Former Ritz-Carlton employee sentenced to 14 months for theft

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A former employee at The Ritz-Carlton resort here, has been sentenced to 14 months in prison for thefts totaling US$13,397 over a three month...

JAMAICA-Central Bank to assess impact of heavy rains on inflation

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Governor of the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ), Brian Wynter says the institution will be assessing the impact of torrential flood rains which lashed the...

Haitian American legislator urges solidarity for Haitians on TPS

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Haitian American legislator Dr. Mathieu Eugene, who is a member of  Brooklyn Council has called for solidarity of undocumented Haitians who are under the...

GRENADA-Five held by French authorities following cocaine seizure at sea

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Five men are now police custody awaiting trail, following the seizure of 220 kilograms of cocaine from their boat that was intercepted off the...

Court orders stay in implementation of property tax

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The Government has been ordered to place a hold on plans to implement the property tax. After hearing the constitutional motion in the San Fernando...

US Coast Guard offloads US$1.2 million worth of marijuana seized in Caribbean Sea

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The United States Coast Guard says it has offloaded  573 pounds of marijuana, worth US$1.2 million, that was seized in the Caribbean Sea. On Friday,...

Dramatic jump in arrest of Caribbean immigrants across the US

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The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency says in the 100 days since US President Donald J. Trump signed Executive Orders (EOs)...

ST. KITTS-Privy council dismisses case of murder convict

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The UK based Privy Council has dismissed a appeal from a man who was convicted of the 2007 murder of his estranged wife. Earlier this...