Death Row Killer’s ‘Excruciating’ Execution Laid Bare After Last Meal ‘Mistake’

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Mirror Online: LONDON, England - A death row killer suffered an "excruciating" execution which left him feeling "like he was drowning," a grim autopsy has revealed. Wesley Ira Purkey was given a lethal injection pentobarbital last month after being sentenced to death for the rape and ... Read more

Skip Marley In A ‘Higher Place’ With Bob – Releases New EP

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The Gleaner: KINGSTON, JA - Skip Marley, whose global hit, Slow Down, with Grammy award-winning artiste HER reached the number one spot on the Billboard Adult R&B chart this past spring, on Friday dropped his highly anticipated debut EP. The seven-track project, Higher Pla... Read more

Living Memories Icon Oda Mallory Passed Away, She Was 83

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[caption id="attachment_31816" align="alignleft" width="271"] Photo: Bermuda Biographies[/caption] It is with deep regret to report that Bermuda's own 'Living Memories' icon Oda Mallory, affectionately known as Blondell on the airwaves, passed away this weekend. The announcement came from one ... Read more

‘Black Panther’ Star Chadwick Boseman Dies At 43 After Battling Colon Cancer

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The Washington Post: Saturday, August 29, 2020 - “Black Panther” star Chadwick Boseman died at 43 following a four-year battle with colon cancer, his representatives stated Friday night. The news was first reported by the Associated Press. The actor was diagnosed with stage-three co... Read more

Labour Minister: ‘Recipients Will Receive $1520 Monthly’, 683 Applications Received

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Recipients of the newly created Supplementary Unemployment Benefits program will receive $1,520 a month with an additional monthly payment of $429 for their health insurance premium. Speaking at the latest COVID-19 briefing on Thursday, Minister of Labour, Jason Hayward reiterated that people los... Read more

PLP: It’s Important For The People To Know About Government Resources

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The PLP would like to begin by extending our congratulations to OBA interim chair Trevor Moniz who appears to have come out of retirement to replace Simone Barton, who was universally acclaimed chair in October 2018. We wish Mr Moniz well in his new role and wish Ms... Read more

Teen Girl Killed After Hurricane Laura Batters Louisiana As Brutal Category 4 Storm

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Hurricane Laura roared into Louisiana early Thursday as one of the strongest storms to strike the Gulf Coast in decades, killing at least one person and destroying homes, before weakening on its continued march northward. Gov. John Bel Edwards said southwestern portions of the state suffe... Read more

Tourism Marketing Promotions Highlight Bermuda Is Open For Business

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[caption id="attachment_31782" align="alignleft" width="388"] Tourism stakeholders (from left) Stephen Todd, CEO, Bermuda Hotel Association; Leanna Lambert, Marketing & Communications Coordinator, Gosling’s; Cyniqua Anderson, Owner, Just Dreams Event Planning & Décor; Michael Wolfe, Presi... Read more

PLP To OBA: COOL OUT

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The following statement was released by the Progressive Labour Party this morning... First, the OBA questioned the Premier's loyalty to Bermuda and Bermudians. Now, they are attacking Renee Webb, who is not even a candidate, on personal issues that have absolutely nothing to do with the issues ... Read more

Bermuda’s Blind & Vision Impaired ‘Can Vote Independently & In Private’

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - For the first time in Bermuda persons who are vision impaired, blind or unable to see the ballot paper due to vision loss can vote independently and in private. According to the 2010 Census, 2371 persons were identified as vision impaired- that is having... Read more