10-Month-Old Twin Girls Conjoined At The Skull Successfully Separated

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New York Daily News: SACRAMENTO, CA - A dicey surgical procedure to separate conjoined twins has been deemed a success. Ten-month-old sisters Abigail and Micaela Bachinskiy, who were joined at the skull — in a condition known as craniopagus — are now recuperating at a California hos... Read more

Reconvening Of Parliament In St George’s On November 6

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Bermuda Legislature will reconvene on Friday (October 6) in St George’s. The session will take place in the east end to mark the 400th anniversary of the Legislature, and the official Parliament website describes the history by saying: “Bermuda’s Parli... Read more

Bermuda Championship: The Real Port Royal Just Showed Up By Kim Swan

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A fierce Southwest coastal wind provided a daunting test for PGA Bermuda Championship golfers on Day 2. Kim Swan, a 3-time Bermuda Open Champion on this course, smiled as he watched world class players struggle in these conditions. On Friday round 2  “The Real Port Royal Just Showed Up”. ... Read more

Governor Cuomo Orders Mandatory Testing For Travellers From Outside NY Metro Area Amid National COVID-19 Spike

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New York Daily News: MANHATTAN, NY - Governor Cuomo announced Saturday that all travellers from outside the New York metro area will have quarantine and undergo mandatory coronavirus testing as cases spike across the country. The governor said New York will require all inbound travelers... Read more

Police: Man Arrested & Fake Gun Recovered After Confrontation At A Private Residence

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Police have confirmed the arrest of a 41-year-old-man and that a "replica firearm" was recovered, following a confrontation at a private residence in Hamilton Parish on Wednesday (October 28). A court appearance is anticipated early next week and no further information will be released at this po... Read more

Brooklyn Judge Tosses Murder Conviction Of Man Who Spent 29 Years Behind Bars – Prosecutors Withheld Evidence

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New York Daily News: BROOKLYN, NY - A man who spent 29 years in prison on a homicide conviction Brooklyn prosecutors now admit they can’t justify on Friday got the weight of the case off his back. Gerard Domond’s record was cleared at a hearing in Brooklyn Supreme Court after prosec... Read more

Sean Connery: James Bond Actor Dies Aged 90

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BBC News: LONDON, England - Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90, his family has said. The Scottish actor was best known for his portrayal of James Bond, being the first to bring the role to the big screen and appearing in seven of the spy thrillers. Sir Sean died peacefull... Read more

Skyport Submits A Second Request For $15 Million To Cover Lost Airport Revenue Due To COVID-19

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Skyport has submitted a second minimum revenue certificate to the tune of more than $15 million to cover lost revenue at the LF Wade International Airport. The announcement was made on Friday (October 30) by the Bermuda Airport Authority (BAA). The funding will take the form of a further grant... Read more

COVID-19: One New Case In 992 Test Results Received On Thursday, October 29

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The Ministry of Health reported another new case of COVID-19 in the 992 test results received on Thursday (October 29). A spokeswoman said: "This most recent case is classified as imported having arrived on BA 2233 from London on  October 24. "This case is a visitor (non-resident)  who teste... Read more

BTA: Bermuda Spa Month In November Invites Indulgence

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda, October 30, 2020 — Bermuda’s spas are gearing up for a month-long promotion of health and wellness, with numerous properties offering substantial deals to travellers and residents throughout November. Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) launched Bermuda Spa... Read more