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Friday, December 15, 2017

Two teens killed in US school shooting, attacker dead — police

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Two teens were killed in a shooting at their high school in the southwestern US state of New...

Trump Jerusalem move sparks Palestinian protests, clashes

RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories (AFP)—US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital sparked Palestinian protests, clashes and a call for a new intifada...

Jerusalem is Israel’s capital, says Donald Trump

(BBC) President Donald Trump has announced that the US now recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital, overturning decades of official US policy. Mr Trump described the...

Argentina stolen baby reunited with relatives 40 years on

(BBC)  A woman taken from her mother as a newborn in Argentina has been reunited with her relatives by campaign group Grandmothers of the...

Oil falls as rise in U.S. fuel stocks suggests easing demand

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil fell on Wednesday after a surprise rise in U.S. inventories of refined products that suggested demand may be flagging. Brent crude...

Man appears in court accused of trying to kill British PM May

(Reuters) – A 20-year-old man appeared in court today accused of plotting to kill British Prime Minister Theresa May by first detonating an explosive...

First tax havens blacklist published by EU

By Jamie Robertson Business reporter, BBC News (BBC) The European Union has published its first blacklist of tax havens, naming 17 territories including Saint Lucia,...

‘I beat type 2 diabetes with 200-calorie drinks’

By James Gallagher Health and science correspondent, BBC News (BBC) Nearly half of patients have reversed type 2 diabetes in a "watershed" trial, say doctors...

Trump shuns warnings, vows to move embassy to Jerusalem

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — President Donald Trump faced down warnings of widespread Middle East unrest and untold damage to the peace process Tuesday,...

US Coast Guard intercepts Haitians

(CMC) The United States Coast Guard on Sunday repatriated 67 Haitians, whose boat was intercepted about 51 kilometres north-east of Turtle Island on the...

Recent Articles

LETTER: Let common sense prevail

Dear Editor, Did President David Granger break the law with regards to the US$18m ExxonMobil signing bonus being placed into a bank account at the...

Plumber robbed in Campbell Avenue by bicycle bandits

A Plumber who was making his way home in the wee hours of Friday morning was accosted and robbed of his plumbing tools and...

No concrete plan for future of GuySuCo

…Negotiations still ongoing for payment of retrenched workers By Michael Younge The Peoples National Congress-led A Partnership for National Unity and Alliance for Change Government...

Nominees to fill substantive position of top Judicial officials identified- says President

Nominees for two top judicial positions have already been identified and could be appointed with the approval of the Leader of the Opposition. This is...

Diamond taxi driver assaulted, carjacked by armed bandits

A female in the company of two men in the wee hours of Friday morning reportedly assaulted and robbed a Diamond taxi driver of...

Man robbed in bar at Friendship by lone gunman

A business Manager was on Thursday night held up and robbed of his valuables in a bar at Friendship, Public Road, East Bank Demerara...

‘Security of Parliament in these times is assured’- says Acting Top Cop

Acting Commissioner of Police, David Ramnarine has said that while the recent incidents in Parliament convey the impression that the security situation in the...

In T&T: Bandit, 15, slain, cop wounded

(Trinidad Guardian) Three days after PC Richard Babwah was killed during a shootout with bandits, another officer was shot under similar circumstances in Marabella. Yesterday,...

Suspected car thief who escaped custody recaptured- Police

A man who had escaped Police custody in October of this year, and who a wanted bulletin was issued for, was minutes before Friday...

Samuels, Joseph ruled out of New Zealand ODIs

Marlon Samuels, Sunil Narine and Alzarri Joseph have been ruled out of West Indies' limited-overs leg of New Zealand. While Samuels was pulled out due to an injured...