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Demonstrations force out Burkina president, soldiers vie for power

lootingOUAGADOUGOU--Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore resigned on Friday amid mass street protests at his attempts to extend his 27-year rule, plunging the West African nation into uncertainty as junior officers vied with top military brass for power.

Compaore, a taciturn former soldier in office since a 1987 military coup, had sought to defy popular pressure for him to step down after a day of...

Myanmar leaders seek to revive peace talks, maintain reforms

myanmarYANGON--Myanmar's political and ethnic leaders agreed on Friday to work together on reforms and peace talks ahead of...

Congo crowd kills man, eats him after militant massacres

eatenBENI, Democratic Republic of Congo--A crowd stoned to death a young man in northeast Congo on Friday before burning...

Clashes erupt as Israeli police kill Palestinian suspected of shooting

mideastJERUSALEM--Israeli police on Thursday shot dead a 32-year-old Palestinian man suspected of having tried hours earlier...

Genetic differences affect Ebola survival

CHICAGO--Scientists have been puzzling for years over why some people survive Ebola while many others perish. A new...

Ancient Mexican tunnel may lead to royal tombs

mexicoMEXICO CITY--A sacred tunnel discovered in the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan is filled with thousands of ritual...

Scott becomes Africa's first white leader in 20 years

scottLUSAKA--Zambia's Guy Scott became Africa's first white head of state in 20 years on Wednesday after the president...

Spain's prime minister says sorry for corruption

spainMADRID--Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy apologised on Tuesday for the first time for corruption scandals...

Giant tortoises rally from near extinction on Galapagos island

tortoisesWASHINGTON--Conservationists said on Tuesday they have brought giant tortoises found on the Galapagos island of...

Toronto replaces disgraced mayor, rejects brother's bid for top job

torontoTORONTO--Toronto voters replaced their notorious mayor, Rob Ford, on Monday and rejected an attempt by his brother to...

Netanyahu to expedite plans for 1,000 new settler homes

JERUSALEM--Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will expedite planning for some 1,000 settler homes in East...

Rousseff narrowly wins re-election in Brazil

rousseffSAO PAULO/BRASILIA--Brazil's leftist President Dilma Rousseff narrowly won re-election on Sunday after convincing...

UK ends Afghan combat role, last US Marines hand over base

afghanCAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan--British troops ended their combat operations in Afghanistan on Sunday as they and U.S...

Pro-Europe parties secure big election win in Ukraine

KIEV--Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko hailed a sweeping victory for pro-Europe parties in an election on Sunday...

Canada vows tougher laws as citizens worry in face of attacks

canadaOTTAWA/HAMILTON, Ontario--Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism in ways that critics say may...

Putin accuses United States of damaging world order

LAURA, Russia--Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Friday of endangering global security by...

Top guerrilla commanders join Colombian peace talks in Cuba

HAVANA--High-ranking guerrilla commanders joined the Colombian peace talks taking place in Cuba on Friday, injecting...

Canada Parliament gunman had planned to travel to Syria

canadaOTTAWA--The gunman in Wednesday's attack on Canada's capital had a criminal record and recently applied for a...

Economic bounce, tough campaign point to Rousseff win

brazilMATEUS LEME, Brazil--President Dilma Rousseff looks positioned to narrowly win a second term on Sunday thanks to a...

Canada's parliament attacked, soldier fatally shot nearby

woundedOTTAWA--A gunman attacked Canada's parliament on Wednesday, with gunfire erupting near where Prime Minister Stephen...

Palestinian driver rams light railway station killing baby

israelJERUSALEM--A baby died and eight other people were hurt when a Palestinian man slammed his car into pedestrians at a...

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Nature Foundation holds monkey control meeting
Saturday, 01 November 2014
COLE BAY--Nature Foundation has received an increasing number of reports of monkeys causing... Read more...
Lake: Chin Cactus Dr. promise will be kept
Saturday, 01 November 2014
PHILIPSBURG--In response to an article published in the Friday, October 31 edition of The Daily... Read more...
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Caribbean tourism numbers higher for first half of 2014
Friday, 31 October 2014
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--Caribbean countries have been told that while there has been an upswing in... Read more...
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Barbadian couple missing at sea for five days found alive
Thursday, 30 October 2014
CASTRIES, St. Lucia--A Barbadian husband and wife, who left St. Lucia over the weekend for Barbados... Read more...
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Voters contend with new voting rules in 14 states
Friday, 31 October 2014
WASHINGTON--U.S. voters in 14 states are navigating new laws that critics say make it harder for... Read more...
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Nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ride, negotiations fail
Thursday, 30 October 2014
CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine--A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but has tested negative... Read more...
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Demonstrations force out Burkina president, soldiers vie for power
Friday, 31 October 2014
OUAGADOUGOU--Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore resigned on Friday amid mass street protests at... Read more...
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Myanmar leaders seek to revive peace talks, maintain reforms
Friday, 31 October 2014
YANGON--Myanmar's political and ethnic leaders agreed on Friday to work together on reforms and... Read more...
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Test flight of Virgin Galactic spaceship ends in fatal crash
Friday, 31 October 2014
MOJAVE, California--A passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic... Read more...
Power of "France Inc" on display in Sanofi boardroom coup
Friday, 31 October 2014
PARIS--Events at Sanofi this week cost a high-flying German-Canadian boss his job and global... Read more...
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A well-directed instruction?
Friday, 31 October 2014
Dear Editor, The contribution of Mr Gerard Hunt in response to my letter" judging the instruction"... Read more...
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Filipina lady
Friday, 31 October 2014
Dear Queenie, I need advice. Last year August, because my dad was sick and died, I borrowed $1,000... Read more...
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Thirty paddlers expected at Perrier-Soualiga Challenge
Friday, 31 October 2014
OYSTER POND--The 2014 Perrier-Soualiga Challenge is set to go, with a field of thirty local and... Read more...
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Federer's number one hopes take a hit in Paris defeat
Friday, 31 October 2014
PARIS- - Roger Federer's hopes of knocking Novak Djokovic off the top of the ATP world rankings... Read more...
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Black music, white culture and a legendary US highway
Friday, 31 October 2014
BOSTON--Author Dennis McNally accompanied the Grateful Dead as a publicist and historian on the... Read more...
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Conchita Wurst gets burlesque on in Paris
Friday, 31 October 2014
PARIS--Bearded Eurovision queen Conchita Wurst, who found fame in the 2014 version of the singing... Read more...
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Unique Property Consultants
Friday, 31 October 2014
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Bird Watch SXM
Friday, 31 October 2014
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Editorial - No big help
Friday, 31 October 2014
With all the recent talk about integrity, corruption, vote- and seat-buying, it might be easy to... Read more...
Editorial - On the side of caution
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Questions were being asked following Wednesday’s plane crash off the St. Maarten coast in which... Read more...
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Saturday Nov. 01, 2014
Friday, 31 October 2014
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Friday Oct. 31, 2014
Friday, 31 October 2014
Notices October 31
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Saturday, November 1 HIV TESTING Free and confidential HIV testing organised by the St. Maarten... Read more...
Notices October 30
Wednesday, 29 October 2014
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