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PM pledges murder sentencing laws

Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham yesterday told reporters that the government will probably bring to Parliament legislation defining categories of murder and corresponding penalties when it reconvenes in October. Ingraham had promised to bring forward legislation regarding the imposition of the death penalty before the House of

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Traffic signal repairs underway

CCG Traffic Signal Co. Ltd. expects to have all New Providence traffic signals working by Thursday, excluding 20 intersections being worked on under the New Providence Road Improvement Project, according to CCG project manager Ray McKenzie. As a part of the national hurricane preparedness plan the

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Devastation and the storm

Hurricane Irene was cruel to the residents of the southern Bahamas.  The islands of Acklins, Crooked Island, Exuma, Cat Island, Long Island and Eleuthera suffered significant hits to varying degrees.  Based on reports and visits by public officials and the media, Cat Island may have

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