Sailing: Australian Crew Capsize Jimmy Spithill-Skippered US Boat In SailGP Practice

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Skipper Tom Slingsby and the defending SailGP champion Australian crew capsized the US team's foiling 50-foot catamaran on Bermuda's Great Sound today during its first training session for the global tour's season opener. Slingsby said there were only minor injuries and the boat was quickly rig... Read more

Police Receiving Reports Of ‘Individuals On Beaches At Public Parks & Out & About’

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Bermuda Police Service has been receiving reports of individuals on beaches at public parks and generally out and about for reasons not in keeping with the current stay at home and closure restrictions. The BPS, reminds the public, the changes to the regulati... Read more

Britons Hold A Minute Of Silence In Honour Of Prince Philip

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[caption id="attachment_42077" align="alignleft" width="438"] Britain's Queen Elizabeth II arrives ahead of Britain Prince Philip's funeral at Windsor Castle, Windsor, England, Saturday April 17, 2021 - Jonathan Brady/Pool via AP[/caption] Associated Press WINDSOR, England: Danica Kirka & Jil... Read more

Pembroke Man Fined $2,000 & Given Time To Pay For Breaching Curfew

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Senior Magistrate Juan Wolffe slapped a 39-year-old Pembroke man with a $2,000 fine, but gave him until June 16 to pay, after he pleaded guilty to a COVID breach in an online Plea Court session on Friday (April 16). Kamesh Wilkinson admitted to the offence committed on January 23. Police stopp... Read more

Breonna Taylor’s Mother Slams BLM & Calls Them A ‘Fraud’: ‘They’ve Never Done A Damn Thing For Us’

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[caption id="attachment_42065" align="alignleft" width="252"] Taylor's mother Tamika Palmer[/caption] Daily Mail Online: LONDON, England - The mother of Breonna Taylor, whose daughter was accidentally shot dead by police in her own Kentucky apartment last year, has branded the Black Lives Mat... Read more

St Vincent’s La Soufrière Volcano Eruption Spotted From Space

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[caption id="attachment_41758" align="alignleft" width="401"] Photo: REUTERS[/caption] MSN Weather / SPACE.COM: Samantha Mathewson - La Soufrière, which last erupted in 1979, is located on the eastern Caribbean island of St. Vincent. After decades of inactivity, the volcano started rumbling lat... Read more

BPS To Observe A Moment Of Silence At Start Of Funeral Of Prince Philip

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The Bermuda Police Service will gather at the front of the Hamilton Police Station at 11am this morning and form up at the front of the building, where they will observe a minute’s silence at the start of the funeral for His Royal Highness, the Duke of Edinburgh. Officers will begin forming up in... Read more

Violent Clashes Break Out, Dozens Arrested After BLM Demonstrators Protest

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Daily Mail Online: LONDON, England - Thousands gathered on streets across America to demonstrate the fatal police shootings of black men Adam Toledo and Daunte Wright. But as the night went on, skirmishes and clashes broke out between protesters and cops, leading to dozens of arrests and multipl... Read more

COVID-19: 37 New Cases, 848 Active, 40 In Hospital, 8 In ICU, 1 Intubated

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Health Minister Kim Wilson confirmed another 37 new cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda, with 40 people with the virus now in hospital, including eight in the Intensive Care Unit. The total number of active cases has reached 848 as public health officials monitor 808 cases. Since the Ministry's updat... Read more

Licenced Fishermen Permitted To Sell Fish At Certain Roadside Stalls Or Docks

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources wishes to advise the public, per the Public Health (COVID-19 Emergency Powers)(Stay at Home) Regulations 2021, licenced fishermen are exempt to move about in the course of performing their work as licenced fisherme... Read more