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Obama tells critics: You spy too but let’s talk about it

Washington (CNN) -- Under fire about disclosures of broad National Security Agency snooping on global leaders, President Barack Obama is offering a two-pronged response:...

Baby’s HIV ‘cure not a fluke,’ US researchers say

- A little girl who was treated for HIV shortly after birth still shows no sign of infection at age three, suggesting her...

Pirates kidnap two Americans in ship attack off coast of Nigeria

- Pirates have attacked a US-flagged oil platform supply vessel off the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped two Americans, a senior U.S. official tells...

First gay marriages in New Jersey take place

- Seven same-sex couples were married en masse in Newark on Monday morning, minutes after New Jersey officially became the 14th state in...

Chinese couple ‘sell’ infant daughter online to buy an Apple iPhone

- A young unemployed Chinese couple, who allegedly sold their baby girl and used part of the money to buy an iPhone and...

30 million people living as slaves around the world

Hong Kong (CNN) -- A new report claiming to be the most comprehensive look at global slavery says 30 million people are living as slaves...

Senate reaches deal to end shutdown

- Senate leaders announced on today, Wednesday, October 16 that they have reached a deal to end the government shutdown and avoid a...

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for corruption

- Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced on Thursday to 28 years in prison for corruption, the apparent last step after a...

Miss Universe under fire in India for Taj Mahal footwear photo shoot

- Miss Universe Olivia Culpo is under fire in India after taking part in a photo shoot for shoes at the hallowed Taj...

US contracted drug monitoring aircraft crash leaves four dead

CMC - The United States Southern Command, which overseas US military operations in the Caribbean and Latin America, says a US-contracted detection and monitoring...

Recent Articles

Alleged notorious AK-47 gang busted during road block  

Member of the Major Crime Unit of the Guyana Police Force have arrested four members of an alleged notorious AK-47 gang. The men were intercepted...

“Don’t be seduced by ‘new’ promises from coalition” – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Sunday urged Guyanese not to be seduced once again by the fallacious promises made by the incumbent APNU/AFC coalition. He...

Cop flung from ATV after avoiding pothole

…suffers head injuries en route to crime scene A police constable is now battling for his life in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the...

Motorcyclist dies after losing control of bike 

One day after 37-year-old Veyjai Idrogo of Lot 4 Parika, East Bank Essequibo, was involved in a motor vehicle accident on the De Kenderen...

Teen killed in hit and run

A teenager was killed on Friday last following a hit and run accident along the Farm Public Road, East Bank Essequibo, Region Three (Essequibo...

5 suspected bandits arrested with gun, ammo

Five suspected bandits were arrested after they were caught with an illegal firearm and several matching rounds of ammunition in their possession. The discovery and...

Fire destroys Regent Street businesses

Sachi building on Regent Street was completely destroyed this morning, after a fire broke out, damaging all merchandises stored inside. Based on information received, the...

PPP/C to implement anti-crime fighting strategy

People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Prime Ministerial Candidate, Retired Brigadier Mark Phillips on Sunday said that safer communities were needed for Guyana to attract foreign...

1 killed, 1 injured after motorcycle crashes into parked car  

A 26-year-old motorcyclist was killed while a pillion rider is injured after he lost control of his bike (CH 3342) along the East Bank...

APNU/AFC policies do not support wealth, job creation – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has stated that the APNU/AFC coalition over the past five years has implemented policies that do not support the creation...