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"Complacency is largely responsible for the slippage in the AIDS response in the Caribbean".This is the view of the United Nations Secretary General Special Envoy for HIV in the Caribbean, Dr Edward Greene, who was speaking from Durban, South Africa...

PORT-OF-SPAIN (CMC):Former government minister Austin "Jack" Warner has agreed to pay a significant sum of money to his one-time colleague, Suruj Rambachan to settle a defamation lawsuit.The details of the agreement were not made public, but Justice...

Kabul (AP):Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has declared today a day of national mourning, after at least 80 people were killed and another 231 wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a peaceful demonstration in the capital, Kabul.In a live television...

Half a dozen African elephants lay strewn on a riverside plain in Malawi, immobilised by darts fired from a helicopter in a massive project to move 500 elephants, by truck and crane, to a sanctuary for...

Parts of Martin Luther King's 'I Have A Dream' speech and the Gettysburg Address are among the quotes mockingly attributed to Melania Trump on social media after her speech to the Republican National Convention Monday under #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP):The purging of thousands of alleged plotters of a failed coup raised tensions yesterday between Turkey and the West, with the United States and European officials urging restraint, while Ankara insisted Washington extradite an...

TULSA, Oklahoma (AP):Police in Tulsa have released the names of an officer who fatally shot a man who threw a screwdriver at him and of the man who was killed.Police said yesterday that Officer...

SEWARD, Alaska (AP):A mountain goat in Alaska jumped into the ocean to get away from crowds snapping its picture, and the animal drowned when it couldn't get back to land because of the crush of...

Social media outlets lit up Tuesday with jokes surrounding the Melania Trump plagiarism allegations, as people mockingly attributed to Mrs Trump such famous lines as Martin Luther King's 'I Have A Dream' and parts of the Gettysburg...

The truck driver who into a French holiday crowd Thursday, killing 84 and injuring 200 had asked for "more weapons" in a text message before the attack in Nice, and the attack came after police removed vans...
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