Just over a week ago, Cuba’s President Miguel Díaz-Canel, said that starting this month all state employed workers will receive the first of what will likely be several salary increases. His widely reported announcement responded to shared concern among Cubans that their salaries have become
The trial of Dwight Jones, the suspect accused of murdering a man in a drive-by shooting in 2017, was yesterday aborted and the jury discharged without hearing any evidence.
Senior Justice Vera Watkins dismissed the jury after hearing submissions in the jury’s absence after it was
CHICAGO (AP) — Federal judges will decide how to proceed with bond hearings in two separate federal indictments against R. Kelly.
The 52-year-old singer was arrested Thursday night while walking his dog on a 13-count indictment that includes sex crimes and obstruction of justice. A federal
BENI, Congo (AP) — After feeling sick for several days the pastor boarded a bus traveling to eastern Congo's largest city. Only upon arrival at his destination did anyone suspect he had the highly deadly and infectious Ebola virus.
The preacher managed to pass three different
It was a side of The Bahamas many of them had never seen before, a trio of amazing destinations hidden in plain sight, each with its own unique vibe so different from their hometown as to seem light years away.
A trip to Long Island, Rum
There is little room for error for Team Bahamas at the Little League Caribbean and Latin American Championships that is currently in progress in Willemstad, Curaçao. Over at Stadion Post 6 Park in Willemstad, Team Bahamas, represented by the Junior Baseball League of Nassau (JBLN), fell to Curacao’s B team, Pariba Little
It has been a busy summer for Bahamian swimmers, and it’s about to get even busier, as four Bahamian swimmers will take part in the 18th International Swimming Federation’s (FINA) World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Those global championships got underway on Friday and will run through
There was a doubleheader in the New Providence Softball Association (NPSA) ladies’ division on the Bankers Field at the Baillou Hills Sporting Complex on Saturday night, and it was the Sunshine Auto Wildcats and the Brackettes who picked up wins.
In the late game, the Brackettes held on to defeat the Johnson’s
It has been a great weekend for Bahamian and Connecticut Sun center Jonquel Jones that culminated with a season-high 26 points in a 76-63 win against the Indiana Fever at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana, yesterday afternoon.
On Thursday, news broke that Jones was voted in as