Diego Maradona: Argentina Legend Dies Aged 60

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Sky Sports: UK & Ireland - Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60. The Argentina legend underwent brain surgery at the start of November and his lawyer said he would continue to be treated for alcohol dependency. The 1986 World Cup winner had an emergency operation for a subdural h... Read more

Education Minister On School Disruptions Due To COVID-19

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Minister of Education Diallo Rabain held a news conference this morning on school disruptions due to COVID-19. We'll have the Minister's speaking notes when they become available in due course.  

Bermuda Arts Council Awards Grant To John Seymour

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[caption id="attachment_35858" align="alignleft" width="377"] John Seymour - YouTube[/caption] News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda -  Recently the Minister of Youth, Culture and Sports, Dr Ernest Peets presented musician John Seymour with a cheque for $3,000, and congratulated him as a recipient of... Read more

US Restaurant Workers Out Of Work Again As Virus Surges Anew

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[caption id="attachment_35847" align="alignleft" width="395"] A Summit County service industry worker holds a sign while protesting - Jason Connolly/Summit Daily News via AP[/caption] Associated Press: USA - Waiters and bartenders are being thrown out of work — again — as governors and local ... Read more

Three Cargo Ships Stuck Here Until Offloaded As Minister Sends Dispute To Labour Tribunal

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 Not a good sign when all three cargo ships are "in town and musical chairs being played". And when it's all said and done - expect future delays to strain Bermuda's supply chains "and causing more challenges during the pandemic". That was just one of the many sentiments expressed on the local so... Read more

BHB Confirms Six Hospital Staff In Non-Clinical Department Tested Positive For COVI-19

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The Bermuda Hospitals Board (BHB) has confirmed that six employees who work in a non-clinical department have tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement released on Tuesday (Nov24) a spokeswoman said: "BHB’s employee health services department is working closely with the Department of Health ... Read more

UPDATE: Unionised Dock Workers Offloading Essential Goods Only As Perishable Goods Just Sit There

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Unionised dock workers were offloading essential cargo only this morning, as the refrigerated containers with perishable goods just sit there. As of 11:25am, there was still no official word on the status of this ongoing dispute at the Hamilton docks that started last Thursday. As reported by ... Read more

Bruce, The Last ‘Jaws’ Shark, Docks At The Academy Museum

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[caption id="attachment_35822" align="alignleft" width="456"] AP Photo/Chris Pizzello[/caption] Associated Press: LOS ANGELES, California - Bruce, the fiberglass shark made from the “Jaws” mold, is ready for his close-up. The 1,208 pound, 25-foot-long, 45-year-old shark, famous for being diff... Read more

Shops, Gyms To Reopen In England Under New COVID-19 Plan

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[caption id="attachment_35812" align="alignleft" width="369"] The words "Let's Change The Way We Shop" are displayed on the Selfridges department store on Oxford Street, which is temporarily closed for in-store browsing with online collection possible from a collection point, during England's second... Read more

Millions Stick To Thanksgiving Travel Plans Despite Warnings

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[caption id="attachment_35799" align="alignleft" width="393"] Despite warnings from public health officials to stay home for Thanksgiving, millions of Americans are heading to the nation's airports before the holiday, many of them unwilling to miss out on seeing family and convinced they can do it s... Read more