Police: Three Men Arrested Overnight in Connection With Armed Robbery

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Police arrested three men overnight at a private residence in Warwick in connection with the armed robbery at Gold Standard in the Washington Mall on Wednesday - one as young as 19. Detective Superintendent Nicholas Pedro, Crime Division said: "The men, aged between 19 & 24 years old, remain ... Read more

Health Ministry: No Coronavirus in Bermuda – Yet

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Ministry of Health has confirmed that "there are no cases or known suspect cases of the coronavirus currently in Bermuda", Officials are now working to "enhance screening of arriving travelers" with "a health officer at the airport to assist". According t... Read more

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) said they have “bolstered its team with the appointment of two experienced and talented Bermudians to further enhance its work to attract inward direct investment to the island.” Jasmine DeSilva joined last week ... Read more

Health Ministry Update: Risk of Coronavirus High in All Countries ‘Due to Extensive Global Travel’

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - As of today, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that the risk of the coronavirus in China is very high, and risk to all other countries is high, due to extensive global travel. Therefore, the Ministry of Health’s Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (ES... Read more

DCFS Addresses Concerns Raised Over Brangman Home

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[caption id="attachment_2066" align="alignleft" width="362"] Attorney General Senator Kathy Lynn Simmons[/caption] News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Department of Child and Family Services (DCFS) recognises that many Bermudians are unfamiliar with how the Department operates as well as the l... Read more

Police: Three Motorists Arrested on Suspicion of Impaired Driving

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Police arrested three motorists on suspicion of impaired driving between Friday, January 24  and Sunday evening (January 26) at  road sobriety checkpoints. A spokesman said: "While there are no road sobriety checkpoints scheduled for this coming weekend, members of the public are urged not to dri... Read more

‘Britain’s Roughest KFC’ Serves Chicken Through Security Wiring to Protect Staff

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New security measures have been brought in at a branch of the fast food chain in Chelmsley Wood in Solihull to protect workers after a series of reported incidents. The Mirror reports: "KFC staff are serving chicken meals from behind security wiring to protect workers after a string of in... Read more

Coronavirus Contagious Even in Incubation Stage, China’s Health Authority Says

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China's National Health Commission (NHC) said on Sunday that the new coronavirus is contagious even in its incubation period, which lasts up to 14 days, and that the virus' ability to spread is getting stronger. The South China Morning Post reports Ma Xiaowei, the minister in charge of the NHC, tol... Read more

Police: Two Injured in Reported Two Car Collision in Warwick Thursday

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 A two car collision on Middle Road in Warwick on Thursday (January 23) landed an elderly woman and a six-year-old boy in the hospital's Emergency Department. Police say the accident occurred around 8:10am near the junction with St Mary’s Road. A spokesman said: "It appears that one car was bei... Read more

President of China Warns Coronavirus Spread is Accelerating

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[caption id="attachment_21963" align="alignleft" width="451"] Thermal scanners that detect temperatures of passengers inside the Hankou station in Tuesday - Image: Reuters[/caption] Chinese President Xi Jinping warned today that the spread of a deadly new virus is accelerating. The warning came af... Read more