Saturday, Feb 23, 2019
In this Jan. 15, 2019 photo, Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The exact timing of Mueller’s endgame is still unclear. But Attorney General William Barr, who oversees the investigation, has said he wants to release as much information as he can about the probe into possible coordination between Trump associates and Russia's efforts to sway the 2016 election. But during his confirmation hearing last month, he also made clear that he will ultimately decide what the public sees — and that any report will be in his words, not Mueller's. AP

Mueller report looming, new attorney general in hot seat

WASHINGTON (AP) — William Barr has been attorney general for just one week but is on the cusp of staring down what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel's findings to make public. The position

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President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. AP

House Dems introduce measure to revoke Trump border edict

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have introduced a resolution to block the national emergency declaration that President Donald Trump issued to fund his long-sought wall along the U.S-Mexico border. Friday's move sets up a fight that could result in Trump's first-ever veto. It starts the clock

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In this photo released by the Nigeria State House, Nigeria's incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari, of the All Progressives Congress party, right, greets supporters as he departs from Daura, Nigeria, bound for Abuja, following the postponement of presidential elections, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019. Nigeria's presidential candidates on Saturday condemned the last -minute decision to delay the presidential election until Feb. 23. AP

A look at Nigeria’s top 2 presidential contenders

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Africa's most populous country goes to the polls on Saturday to decide whether President Muhammadu Buhari deserves a second term. While more than 70 people are running to lead Nigeria, the close race comes down to Buhari and a billionaire former

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The fifth Bahamas Carnival was officially launched on Thursday, February 21, under the theme “Bahamas Carnival Mas in Paradise”, inviting everyone to come and play mas in paradise during the year a new route along the seashore also comes into play. TORRELL GLINTON

Let the reveling begin: Bahamas Carnival officially launched

An unnamed headlining artist along with “the King of Soca” Machel Montano, “the Fireman” Bunji Garland, “the Queen of Bacchanal” Destra and a number of Bahamian artists will top the stage for Bahamas Carnival 2019. “No headliner as yet. It’s too early to disclose that,” said

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This image released by Disney shows a scene from Marvel Studios' "Black Panther". AP

Oscar predictions 2019

As a genre, suspense and mystery films have been in a bit of a rut — and for a while now. Despite this, mystery/suspense must be the underlying theme for this Sunday’s 91st annual Academy Awards (8 p.m. on ABC). What a change from last year,

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Film and television producer Sean Robins will be the special guest of this year’s installment of the Movie Masters series. BAHAMAS FILM & TELEVISION COMMISSION

Filmmakers, students to get tips from top Hollywood producer

The Movie Masters forum returns to New Providence and Grand Bahama, giving Bahamian filmmakers access to accomplished Hollywood professionals. Film and television producer Sean Robins will be the special guest of this year’s installment of the Movie Masters series. Robins is a partner of Broken Road

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