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Taliban official: Strict punishment, executions will return

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — One of the founders of the Taliban and the chief enforcer of its...

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Nature Conservators Propose Signs for STX East End

The majority of participants in a virtual town hall agreed proposed signage and a gate for...

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Protesters Against COVID-19 Vaccine Arrested In Jamaica

Several members of the opposition party in Jamaica were arrested Wednesday after staging a...

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Senators Who Make Up Ethics Committee Investigating Blyden Scandal Rev...

ST. THOMAS — The ethics committee tasked with reviewing the conduct of Senator Marvin Blyd...

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Gov’t to pay out $4M for 2017 salary increments this year

Three-quarters of the salary increments owed to public servants for the 2017 work-year wil...

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EUROPEAN, CANADIAN MODELS PROJECT HURRICANE WITH ‘SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS’

MIAMI — While the Atlantic basin remains active, — only one system is worth watching — Tro...

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Local Leaders Mourn Passing of Former Senator Edgar Iles: 'We Have Los...

Local leaders have been sharing memories of former Senator Edgar Iles, describing him as a...

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19 A.T. Construction Employees Working at Container Port Fall Ill Afte...

ST. CROIX — V.I. Port Authority Executive Director Carlton Dowe on Wednesday told the auth...

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Schneider Hospital Interim CEO Dr. Luis Amaro Not Chosen for Permanent...

ST. THOMAS — Following news that Juan F. Luis Hospital Acting CEO Dyma Williams was not am...

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PAHO Selects Argentina And Brazil To Develop COVID-19 Vaccines

Release – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has announced the selection of two c...

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Dominica Three Years After Maria

Multi awarded photographer and videographer Derek Galon shares the recovery of Dominica th...

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UVI Student Makes History as Part of First Ever 'White House HBCU Week...

A University of the Virgin Islands communications student made history last week as a part...

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WAPA Names General Counsel and Director of Transmission and Distributi...

V.I. Water and Power Authority Interim Executive Director Noel Hodge announced Wednesday t...

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St. Croix Energy Engages Greenhill to Explore Bid for Limetree Bay Ref...

Newly formed St. Croix Energy is working with Greenhill & Co. as a financial advisor to ex...

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Dyma Williams, Current Acting JFL CEO, Not Among Final Candidates for...

ST. CROIX — Dyma Williams, who was appointed acting CEO of the Juan F. Luis Hospital in Se...

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DLCA Announces Temporary Hold on Issuance of Licenses for Marriage and...

The V.I. Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs and the V.I. Board of Licensed Couns...

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BUREAU OF CORRECTIONS CONFIRMS 55-YEAR-OLD MAN DIED AT JOHN BELL PRISO...

FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Bureau of Corrections confirmed Monday that an inmate at...

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COVID vaccine nasal sprays aim to ‘shut door’ on virus

PARIS, France (AFP) — Could delivering COVID-19 immunity directly to the nose — the area o...

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VIPD Receives $870,738 From Homeland Security Investigations as Part o...

Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Special Agent in Charge (SAC) San Juan-Ivan Arvelo...

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New System in the Atlantic Could be Threat to Lesser Antilles in 7-10...

A system in the Atlantic is seeing favorable conditions for development at it tracks west-...

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UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES LAUNCHES RISE CARIBBEAN TO BOOST EDUCATI...

BRIDGETOWN — University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill campus launched an initiative t...

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Enid Baa Library Gets $705K for Renovation, Restoring Archives

The Enid M. Baa Public Library and Archives on St. Thomas may see new life in upcoming yea...

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Senate Passes Budget Amid Argument that Process is Unfair

The U.S. Virgin Islands Senate Friday passed the 29 bills that encompass the territory’s b...

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Senate President Calls Blyden Covid Scandal 'Egregious,' Convenes Ethi...

Senator Marvin Blyden may be stripped of his Majority Leader position in the Senate, follo...

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15 Law Enforcement and Four Auxiliary Officers Take Oath of Office on...

ST. CROIX — The V.I. Police Department’s Training Bureau held a graduation ceremony at the...

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Viya Partners With Red Cross for Hurricane Season Disaster Preparednes...

Viya and the American Red Cross of the USVI have partnered to provide services throughout...

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Puerto Rico corrections officers among 29 indicted in case

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico correctional officers are among 29 suspects facin...

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Police rescue behavioural ward escapee from waters in RT

A 20-year-old male patient of the Behavioural Ward of Dr D. Orlando Smith Hospital was res...

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Foreigners must be fully vaccinated to enter US starting November

Foreign nationals flying to the United States must be fully vaccinated and show proof of v...

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Territory's Tourism Success in Covid Era Credited to Public-Private Pa...

The U.S. Virgin Islands credits its ability to survive and thrive during the worldwide Cov...

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