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Nation News Brief for Barbados

Barbados

Get daily summaries from The Nation Newspaper on the leading news stories in Barbados.
NationBarbados, 6 hours ago

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Study finds more than 70 per cent of party nominations had just one candidate

Study finds more than 70 per cent of party nominations had just one candidate

Canada

The research found women made up just 28 per cent of nomination contestants and appointed candidates were no more diverse in terms of gender or ethnic diversity than those chosen through nomination races
The Globe and Mail, 7 hours ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, Who Led Liberal Wing, Dies at 99

Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, Who Led Liberal Wing, Dies at 99

United States

When he retired in 2010, Justice Stevens was the second-oldest and the second-longest-serving justice ever to sit on the court.
The New York Times, 7 hours ago

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Paul Wright | Still behind the Sunshine Girls

Paul Wright | Still behind the Sunshine Girls

Jamaica

Every sports fan has a favourite, a person or a team for whom he or she cheers while watching a game. This summer of sport has caused fans to cheer, either silently or very vocally, for their favourites. This past weekend started very badly for me...
Jamaica Gleaner, 8 hours ago

Predicted: Sports

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Jazz Chisholm powering path towards big leagues - The Freeport News

Jazz Chisholm powering path towards big leagues - The Freeport News

Bahamas

His full name is Jasrado Hermis Arrington Chisholm. He is known simply as Jazz. The 21-year-old Bahamian is experiencing another power explosion this season. This time, it is with the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Double-A Jackson Generals. In 2018, he hit 25 home runs and drove in 70 runs while playing in Double-A for Visalia and Kane County, over 112 games. This Continue Reading
The Freeport News, 15 hours ago

Predicted: Politics

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John Engerman To Buyout BDO VI And Change Company Name Following BDO Puerto Rico Corruption Scandal

John Engerman To Buyout BDO VI And Change Company Name Following BDO Puerto Rico Corruption Scandal

Virgin Islands

John Engerman, the head of BDO Virgin Islands, primarily an auditing firm with millions of dollars in local, federally funded contracts, told The Consortium Mo
U.S. Virgin Islands, 15 hours ago

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Modern asphalt plant arrives - Stabroek News

Modern asphalt plant arrives - Stabroek News

Guyana

The most modern asphalt plant to ever operate within the region has arrived in Guyana, the Department of Public Information (DPI) said. This is according
Stabroek News, 17 hours ago

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Grenada's National Swimmers Represent In 18th FINA World Championship In Gwangju South Korea

Grenada's National Swimmers Represent In 18th FINA World Championship In Gwangju South Korea

Grenada

Three of Grenada’s top National Swimmers Delron Felix, Kerry Ollivierre and Kimberley Ince leave the
Grenada News, 17 hours ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Gun killer Tucker gets 35 years behind bars | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News

Gun killer Tucker gets 35 years behind bars | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News

Bermuda

A man was today sentenced to life behind bars for a 2017 gun murder.Kiari Tucker, 22, was sentenced to a minimum of 35 years for the shooting of Morlan Steede.He was told he must serve at least 25 years before he is eligible for parole on the murder charge and given an additional 10 years for use of a firearm.Tucker, of Warwick, was found guilty last month by a unanimous verdict of the murder of Mr Steede, who was 30.Supreme Court heard that Mr Steede was chased through the De
The Royal Gazette, 19 hours ago

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Singer R. Kelly to appear in federal court hearing as a faces several charges

Singer R. Kelly to appear in federal court hearing as a faces several charges

Canada

Prosecutors want to have him held in federal custody as a possible flight risk
The Globe and Mail, 1 days ago

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