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    August 11, 2014

    The Kentucky Wildcats kicked its “Big Blue Bahamas” Tour off in style on Sunday at the Kendal G.L. Isaacs National Gymnasium, as it defeated what was said to be a ‘B’ version of the Puerto Rican national team, 74-49....
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    August 6, 2014

    Not cutting it. Before a single squad was announced, I knew the 2014 Commonwealth Games would be a bridge too far for the various Barbados teams competing in Scotland. And so it proved. The Commonwealth Games is now history and the...
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    August 1, 2014

    Team Bahamas sits in fourth, with 66 points, at the 27th Caribbean Amateur Junior Golf Championships at the Dorado Beach Resort and Club, in Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico leads the race for the Hank James Trophy, which is given to the top...
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    July 25, 2014

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — And the fourth and final judge for The Voice... Mexico is: Ricky Martin. The Puerto Rican pop star will join Yuri, Julion Alvarez and Italian songstress Laura Pausini as the judges for the singing contest....
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    July 23, 2014

    The Bahamas will compete in a Caribbean Football Union’s (CFU) under-17 boys’ qualifier this week. Team Bahamas will play its first match against Bermuda at 7:30 p.m. at the Roscow A.L. Davies Soccer Field at the Queen...
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    July 22, 2014

    SAN JUAN (AP) - Ten suspected members of a multimillion-dollar drug trafficking ring that distributed huge amounts of cocaine throughout Puerto Rico and on the US mainland have been indicted, authorities said Tuesday. The indictment...
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    July 21, 2014

    SAN JUAN (AP) - United States authorities have seized a haul of marijuana from a Guyana-flagged cargo ship in the Caribbean Sea south of Puerto Rico, officials said Monday. At a news conference in the US territory's capital of San Juan,...
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    July 20, 2014

    At SIX-fEEt, THREE-inches tall, Barbados' goal shoot Laurel Browne stands head and shoulders above most of the 70-plus representatives in the Bajan contingent at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. But, Browne also has the...
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    July 19, 2014

    Santo Domingo.– Twelve Haitian nationals who had left from the Dominican Republic to Puerto Rico, were found on an island west of the U.S. territory, Puerto Rican police reported Friday.The group was found on Desecheo Island, and...
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    July 17, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Kurt Russell confirms he has completed his final two scenes in the latest Fast & Furious without the late Paul Walker. Russell had a day left of shooting when Walker died in a car crash in November outside of Los...
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    July 15, 2014

    Under the current FIBA (International Basketball Federation) rules, The Bahamas’ senior women’s national basketball team found out the hard way that a single loss could leave you out of the medal rounds, jeopardizing your...
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    July 11, 2014

    The Bahamas Amateur Athletic Association, now Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA), was founded in 1952 and its founders hoped to have Bahamian track and field athletes participate in the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games. That...
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    July 9, 2014

    Jaggs Dass and Kailash Pardasani emerged winners of the the BGA Trophy, a two-ball/better-ball tournament staged at the Barbados Golf Club on Saturday. Dass and Pardasani returned a combined net score of 59  in the  tournament...
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    July 8, 2014

    In Morelia, Mexico over the weekend, Bahamian athletes won seven gold medals, eight silver medals and five bronze medals to finish fourth at the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Junior Track and Field Championships. Mexico, the host...
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    July 7, 2014

    A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has struck southern Mexico and Guatemala. Guatemalan firefighters said they had received reports of two people being killed in the San Marcos region. Another person died in Huixtla, Mexico. Dozens of homes are...
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    July 6, 2014

    Welchman Hall slammer Dennis Nowell will captain the 39-member national team which include eight newcomers at this year’s World Council of Dominoes Federation Championships from August 14 to 24. The first-timers are Lionel Rock of...
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    July 3, 2014

    Boxing The Strikers Boxing Club will stage an amateur boxing show on Saturday July 12, at the Enoch Backford Auditorium on Carmichael Road. The show is expected to get underway at 7:30 p.m. There will be approximately five to seven...
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    July 2, 2014

    Ben Arindell and Barry Clarke  emerged winners of the Barbados Golf Association (BGA)/Apes Hill Better-Ball Tournament which was contested on Saturday at the Apes Hill Golf Club. The winners, who played well to stave off a...
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