Nine In custody For Red Stripe Robbery In Jamaica

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Jamaica Observer: KINGSTON — Nine people are now in custody in connection with the massive robbery at Red Stripe on Sunday morning. The nine, which include one female, were detained between Monday and Wednesday as the St Andrew South police continue to probe the $8 million robbery. Head of the di... Read more

Barbados Confirms First Case Of Omicron Variant

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CMC: BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — Chief Medical Officer Dr Kenneth George Thursday evening disclosed that Barbados has recorded its first case of the Omicron variant of COVID-19. Health authorities here received confirmation from the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) Laboratory, he said. “To da... Read more

Avoid Cruises Even If Vaccinated, CDC Tells Americans

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BBC News: LONDON, England - The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has warned Americans to avoid cruises regardless of vaccination status due to concern over COVID-19. On Thursday, the CDC said the virus can quickly spread in the confined spaces of a ship and that the likelihood of in... Read more

Police Appeal To Area Residents To Assist With Mount Hill Shooting Investigation

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Bermuda Police Service (BPS), continues to make enquiries into the shooting incident that occurred about 8:30pm on Wednesday, December 29th, 2021, outside a residence on Mount Hill Road, Pembroke. The investigation is progressing and several lines of enquiry ar... Read more

‘September’s Retail Sales Fell 3.8% Compared To Last Year’

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Today, the Cabinet Office released the September 2021 Retail Sales Index (RSI). September’s retail sales fell 3.8 percent compared to last year. In value terms that represented an estimated $95.5 million compared to last year (September 2020). September’s retai... Read more

‘We Are Extremely Concerned About People Testing Positive & Still Attending Events’ Like Games & Parties

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Health officials sounded the warning tonight, expressing extreme concern, following reports of people "who are testing positive and still attending events". And on the eve of New Year's Eve, Acting Minister of Health, Wayne Furbert appealed to residents to "make responsible choices".  This after th... Read more

COVID-19: New Cases Jumps To 406, 522 Active, No Patients Battling Virus In KEMH

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The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda jumped to 406 in the latest round of 13,772 tests results logged over the last eight days, taking the total number of active cases to 522. According to the latest update released by the Ministry of Health tonight, the Omicron variant accounted for 212 c... Read more

Skyport: Daily Miami Flights To & From Miami Resume Next Week

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As of next Tuesday, January 4, 2022, daily flights to Miami resume with commercial airline service by American Airlines to Bermuda, with flights arriving here just before 10pm and departing at 8:35am the following day. According to the latest flight schedule released today by Skyport, the airline is... Read more

City Of Hamilton Highlights 2021 Progress

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Management of the City of Hamilton wishes to publicly thank our team of just over 100 staff members who worked tirelessly throughout 2021 to ensure that Hamilton – one of the smallest cities in the world – remains spotless, vibrant and efficiently run.  Ci... Read more

Kardashian Manager Found Dead Near Los Angeles, Boyfriend Charged With Murder & Torture

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New York Daily News: By Joseph Wilkinson - A Los Angeles woman who worked as a business manager for the Kardashians and other celebrities was brutally murdered by her boyfriend last week, police said. Angela Kukawski, 55, was found dead in a car in Simi Valley, just northwest of Los Angeles, on ... Read more