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Yum cuts ties to owner of meat plant after scandal

YUM-SHANGHAI/LANGFANG, China-- Yum Brands Inc severed ties with OSI Group after Shanghai police detained five people from the supplier's China meat-processing factory at the center of a food-safety scare that has ensnared several major Western brands.
  Shanghai police said on Wednesday the five individuals being held included the head of Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd as well as its quality...

McDonald's CEO: 'deceived' by audit of China meat plant

mcdonaldsCHINA- McDonald's Corp feels "a bit deceived" by the audit it received for Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, a China...

Yum and McDonald's apologize as new China food scandal hits

yumSHANGHAI/LOS ANGELES--Yum Brands Inc and McDonald's Corp are facing a new food safety scare in China, denting the...

Cuba hopes for investment as Chinese leader arrives

HAVANA--Chinese President Xi Jinping began a two day visit to Cuba on Monday evening, stirring hopes on the island...

A Fox-Time Warner deal would give Murdoch new heft in China

BEIJING--Rupert Murdoch's plan to buy Time Warner would help the Twenty-First Century Fox chairman make larger...

China's rich look abroad as home prices fall

propertyBEIJING--Rattled by falling home prices, some of the wealthiest Chinese are paring their property investments and...

Florida jury awards record $23 bln against RJ Reynolds

ORLANDO, Florida--A Florida jury has awarded the widow of a chain smoker who died of lung cancer 18 years ago record...

Anglo American to unveil plan to shed cut 20,000 jobs

LONDON--Anglo American Plc will unveil on Monday its plan to dispose of its oldest South African platinum mines, a...

China will lend Argentina $7.5 billion for power, rail infrastructure projects

argentinaBUENOS AIRES--Argentina signed deals on Friday to borrow $7.5 billion from China at a time when the Latin American...

Court: Stanford's Ponzi victims cannot file compensation claims

WASHINGTON--A U.S. appeals court dealt a blow to the victims of financier Allen Stanford's Ponzi scheme on Friday...

US federal judge OKs warrant for Google user's emails, stoking debate

NEW YORK--A federal judge in New York has granted prosecutors access to a Gmail user's emails as part of a criminal...

Smartphone suit against Google plays into rivals' hands

SAN FRANCISCO--A U.S. consumer lawsuit accusing Google of monopolizing prime real estate on Android smartphones will...

Microsoft to cut 18,000 jobs this year as it chops Nokia

microsoftSEATTLE--Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella kicked off one of the largest layoffs in tech history on...

Facebook to test new 'buy' button

facebookSAN FRANCISCO--Facebook Inc is testing a new "buy" button on its website that will let consumers purchase products...

China deepens ties to Brazil, plans to build railways

brazilchinaBRASILIA--China expanded its trade partnership with Brazil on Thursday with $7.5 billion in financing for Brazilian...

Samsung battles on two fronts as Apple readies iPhone 6

SEOUL--Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is losing smartphone ground not only to cheaper Chinese rivals but also at the high...

Time Warner win would make Murdoch US media king

timeNEW YORK--Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc made an audacious offer for Time Warner Inc that if it...

CNN could be worth $5 billion if it is put up for sale

NEW YORK--If Rupert Murdoch succeeds in buying Time Warner Inc and CNN is put up for sale, the 24-hour cable news...

BRICS set up bank to counter Western hold on global finances

bricsFORTALEZA, Brazil--Leaders of the BRICS emerging market nations launched a $100 billion development bank and a...

Reynolds gains in menthol, gives up e-cigarette brand

NEW YORK--Reynolds American Inc's proposed $25 billion acquisition of smaller rival Lorillard Inc shows how the...

Novartis, Google to develop smart contact lens

ZURICH--Swiss drugmaker Novartis has struck an agreement with Google to develop "smart" contact lenses that would...

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Remarks about Dutch side ‘ridiculous’, says Charville
Thursday, 24 July 2014
MARIGOT--Independent Territorial Councillor and President of True Hope for St. Martin Jules... Read more...
Armed robber sent to prison for seven years
Thursday, 24 July 2014
PHILIPSBURG--The Court of First Instance sent a 28-year-old man to Pointe Blanche Prison for seven... Read more...
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Jamaica confirms shortages on several items due to drought
Thursday, 24 July 2014
KINGSTON--The protracted crippling dry spell across Jamaica has led to a shortage of several food... Read more...
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Paramaribo retains spot on World Heritage Site List
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
PARAMARIBO--Suriname is retaining its spot on the World Heritage Site list of the United Nations... Read more...
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Seven arrested internationally in $1.6 million StubHub fraud
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
NEW YORK-- Police arrested seven people tied to a $1.6 million international fraud that used... Read more...
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In chokehold death, NY police tactics clash with moves to mend relations
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
NEW YORK- - When Bill Bratton returned in January for a second stint as New York City's police... Read more...
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Ukraine rebel commander acknowledges fighters had BUK missile
Thursday, 24 July 2014
DONETSK, Ukraine-- A powerful Ukrainian rebel leader has confirmed that pro-Russian separatists had... Read more...
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Suicide attack escalates Libya violence, oil output slips
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
BENGHAZI, Libya- - A twin suicide bombing at a Libyan army base in Benghazi killed at least four... Read more...
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Yum cuts ties to owner of meat plant after scandal
Thursday, 24 July 2014
SHANGHAI/LANGFANG, China-- Yum Brands Inc severed ties with OSI Group after Shanghai police... Read more...
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McDonald's CEO: 'deceived' by audit of China meat plant
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
CHINA- McDonald's Corp feels "a bit deceived" by the audit it received for Shanghai Husi Food Co... Read more...
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What about the Marine Industry?
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Dear Editor, We are now in the election season and it is my prediction that in the coming speeches... Read more...
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Lonely lady
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Dear Queenie, I’m not so young anymore, but I’m not too old either. I’m getting tired of... Read more...
Martina and Powell shine for Leewards against Guyana
Thursday, 24 July 2014
Georgetown, GUYANA--Shaquille Martina from St. Maarten and Ross Powell from Nevis emerged as the... Read more...
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Majka closes in on polka dot jersey as Nibali gains ground
Thursday, 24 July 2014
ST LARY PLA D'ADET, France-- Poland's Rafal Majka took a big step towards winning the Tour de... Read more...
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Book Talk: "The Incarnations" sweeps across Chinese history
Thursday, 24 July 2014
TAIPEI-- "The Incarnations," the third novel by British author Susan Barker, depicts China's... Read more...
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Douglas, Keaton get second chance at love in 'And So It Goes'
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
NEW YORK- - Michael Douglas is more accustomed to playing dashing leading men and corporate types,... Read more...
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Dine - 3 Amigos
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
~ Light-hearted fun/ fare ~ We needed a break from all the fix-it house chores that seem to... Read more...
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Win a Trip
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
...... to see Eminem and Rihanna live ~ By listening to X104.3fm ~ If you're an Eminem and Rihanna... Read more...
Editorial - No banana republic
Thursday, 24 July 2014
The news that Social and Health Care Insurance SZV opened a Control and Inspection Department and... Read more...
Editorial - The fewer the better
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Curaçao has decided to give owners of illegal firearms the opportunity to hand these in without... Read more...
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Thursday July. 24, 2014
Thursday, 24 July 2014
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Wednesday July. 23, 2014
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Notices July 24
Thursday, 24 July 2014
Referee/Judge Clinic Bose Promotion along with the St. Maarten Boxing Association will be hosting a... Read more...
Notices July 23
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Referee/Judge Clinic Bose Promotion along with the St. Maarten Boxing Association will be hosting a... Read more...