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Firebrand Stokes proves his worth for England

stokesLONDON-- England's Ben Stokes provided a timely reminder of his immense talent with a sparkling innings of 92 which turned the first test against New Zealand on Thursday.
  The 23-year-old all-rounder made a fine 120 against Australia at Perth in the 5-0 Ashes mauling in 2013-14 but had done precious little since to justify the rave reviews he received for that knock.
  Arriving at...

Blatter challengers down to one after Figo, Van Praag withdraw  

BERNE-- Luis Figo and Michael van Praag pulled out of the FIFA presidential election race on Thursday, leaving...

Oliver flies past rivals to set alight Bird's Nest

hurdelBEIJING-- Justin Gatlin may have flown home but at least the Bird's Nest Stadium could thrill instead to another...

Zakarin takes stage 11, Contador retains lead

giroITALY-- Russia's Ilnur Zakarin clinched a maiden grand tour stage win after holding off the chasing pack following a...

Alonso gets his points prediction in early

GN32720VLONDON-- Undeterred by his last points prediction coming back to bite him, Fernando Alonso has said he expects his...

MLS thrives but ubiquity is Holy Grail for Garber

LOS ANGELES-- With soccer-specific stadiums proliferating in the United States and 24 teams likely to be competing in...

Nadal no longer 'immovable' object in Paris, says Courier

GN33045WLONDON- - Nine-times French Open champion Rafa Nadal will no longer be regarded as an "immovable obstacle" at Roland...

Conference finals showcase MVP rivals and James

NEW YORK-- Stephen Curry and James Harden will rehash their MVP race rivalry, while Cleveland's one-man band of...

Rockets complete comeback, eliminate Clippers in seven

nbaTEXAS-- Trevor Ariza buried a corner three-pointer with just under a minute remaining and the Houston Rockets...

Djokovic over-runs Federer, Sharapova wins in Rome

tennisROME- - Novak Djokovic boosted his hopes of completing a career Grand Slam at Roland Garros after he lived up to his...

Hawks eliminate Wizards with Game Six 94-91 win

nbaWASHINGTON DC-- The Atlanta Hawks survived a frantic finish to eliminate the Washington Wizards with a 94-91 win in...

Nadal upset by Wawrinka as Federer, Djokovic advance

tennisROME-- Seven-time Italian Open winner Rafa Nadal lost 7-6(7) 6-2 to Stan Wawrinka on Friday meaning there will be an...

Seleznyov heads Dnipro into first European final

ukrainKIEV-- Outsiders Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk reached their first European final when striker Yevhen Seleznyov's header gave...

Patriots' Brady appeals 'Deflategate' penalty

NEW YORK-- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Thursday formally appealed a four-game suspension for his...

Tepid Arsenal sunk by late Gomis header

arsenalLONDON--Arsenal's hopes of catching Manchester City for second place in the Premier League suffered a setback after a...

NFL suspends Brady four games, hits Patriots hard for Deflategate

bradyNEW ENGLAND--The National Football League came down hard on the New England Patriots on Monday for their role in...

Teague leads Hawks over Wizards to tie series at 2-2

WASHINGTON--Atlanta guard Jeff Teague scored 26 points as the Hawks beat the Washington Wizards 106-101 to square...

Control, not quick goals, is key

MUNICH--Bayern Munich have no plans to go straight on the attack and score quickly against Barcelona on Tuesday as...

LeBron buzzer-beater lifts Cavaliers to win over Bulls

cavsCHICAGO--Forward LeBron James made a baseline jump shot as time expired to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 86-84...

Murray stuns clay king to win Madrid Masters

murrayMADRID--Andy Murray continued his remarkable run on clay when he pulled off a stunning upset to dethrone home...

Gebrselassie retires from competitive running

retireMANCHESTER--Haile Gebrselassie, considered one of athletics' greatest distance runners, said on Sunday he was...

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CFT asked to keep eye on full compliance with law
Friday, 22 May 2015
THE HAGUE--Committee for Financial Supervision CFT will be asked to keep a close eye on the full... Read more...
Préfet Philippe Chopin receives new posting
Friday, 22 May 2015
MARIGOT--Préfet Délégué Philippe Chopin has been appointed the Préfet of the Department of... Read more...
Dominican Republic migrants rescued by US Coast Guard off grossly overloaded vessel
Thursday, 21 May 2015
MIAMI, USA--The US Coast Guard rescued 117 Dominicanos migrants east of the Dominican Republic on... Read more...
Lung cancer vaccine developed by Cuba heads to United States
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
NEW YORK, USA--Cuba has attracted worldwide medical attention for developing and manufacturing a... Read more...
Florida takes another plunge to clean up massive tire reefs
Thursday, 21 May 2015
MIAMI--Florida officials have resumed raising some of the hundreds of thousands of tires dumped off... Read more...
Bush criticizes arrogance in climate change debate
Thursday, 21 May 2015
SALEM, New Hampshire--Republican Jeb Bush rejected on Thursday what he called an arrogant view that... Read more...
Guatemala president shakes up his cabinet
Thursday, 21 May 2015
GUATEMALA CITY--Guatemala's President Otto Perez announced a major cabinet reshuffle on Thursday,... Read more...
Chile president to put focus back on reforms
Thursday, 21 May 2015
SANTIAGO--Chilean President Michelle Bachelet acknowledged her government had endured a difficult... Read more...
Merkel, Hollande urge Tsipras to complete Greece’s current bailout
Friday, 22 May 2015
RIGA--Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras held talks on Athens' debt crisis with the German and... Read more...
Hangzhou shows the way to China's new economy
Friday, 22 May 2015
HANGZHOU, China--Signs that China's reforms may be paying off have sprung up in the eastern coastal... Read more...
Ref: Health Issues
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Dear Editor, I, the undersigned, would like to bring the following to your attention. As a... Read more...
Worried mother
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Dear Queenie, My boyfriend got arrested and sent to prison for molesting a child. The problem is... Read more...
Top Dutch tennis player coached in the mental aspect of the game
Thursday, 21 May 2015
COLE BAY—Up and coming junior tennis player from the Netherlands, Rosalie van der Hoek, is... Read more...
Eight more pass Belt Examinations
Thursday, 21 May 2015
MIDDLE REGION—Eight students from the King Yen Tae kwon do School past their skills examination... Read more...
Mind-controlled prosthetic limbs allow precise, smooth movement
Thursday, 21 May 2015
WASHINGTON--More than a decade after becoming paralyzed from the neck down, Erik Sorto has been... Read more...
Woman warrior in The Assassin slays Cannes, wins over critics
Thursday, 21 May 2015
CANNES, France--Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-Hsien said on Thursday he had not wanted to make the... Read more...
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Hans Minnaert: The creative force behind Forget the Popcorn Social media has been abuzz lately with... Read more...
Funds for Sax Concert
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
@ Karakter Friday Connis Vanterpool is lonely. He has been without his trusty, shiny companion for... Read more...
Editorial - Perception counts
Thursday, 21 May 2015
That University of St. Martin (USM) could use more support is obvious after Wednesday's meeting... Read more...
Editorial - Feasible option
Thursday, 21 May 2015
At first glance it might seem as though the idea to make the existing Council of State the... Read more...
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Notices May 22
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Friday May 22 FREE BIRD WALK Organised by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) and... Read more...
Notices May 21
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Friday May 22 FREE BIRD WALK Organised by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) and... Read more...