Sun | Dec 8, 2019

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP): A six-storey residential ­building collapsed Friday in Kenya’s capital, officials said, with at least four ­people killed and ­others trapped in the debris. The scene was all too familiar in a city where an audit once found...

LONDON (AP): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to take on opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn in the last head-to-head debate before a general election in six days – and facing allegations that he’s shirking tough questions...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and three of his children asked the Supreme Court on Friday to shield records held by Deutsche Bank and Capital One from House Democrats. The case from New York is similar to two other cases pending...

BRIDGETOWN (CMC): The Caribbean Broadcasting Union (CBU) has expressed shock at allegations that Trinidad and Tobago Police Commissioner Gary Griffith has made what journalists at the Trinidad Express consider to be threats against their safety and...

NASSAU (CMC): Finance Minister Peter Turnquest has expressed “disgust”over a decision made by France to place The Bahamas on its blacklist of tax havens for lack of cooperation. Speaking on Wednesday, Turnquest, who is also deputy prime minister,...

Airbnb is taking more steps to crack down on parties and nuisance guests in the wake of a Halloween shooting at an Airbnb rental in a San Francisco suburb where five people were killed. The company said Thursday it’s banning “open...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two organisations of documentary filmmakers filed a federal lawsuit Thursday arguing that new rules requiring United States visa applicants to register their social media handles are making them fearful of publicly speaking...

The world may be heading for an even greater oversupply of oil, and that possibility — which could drive down fuel and energy prices — is hanging over members of the OPEC cartel as they head into negotiations Thursday. The oil-producing...

PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s vaunted high-speed trains stood still and several thousand people protested in Paris as unions launched open-ended, nationwide strikes Thursday over the government’s plan to...

WATFORD (AP): NATO leaders professed unity on Wednesday at a summit near London – but a spat over off-the-cuff chit-chat at a royal reception rattled their show of solidarity. US President Donald Trump branded the leader of America’s northern...
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