Aniston faces unruly festivities in “Office Christmas Party”
Antigua Observer

"Friends" star Jennifer Aniston brought the holiday spirit to Tinseltown on Wednesday night with the premiere of her latest comedy "Office Christmas Party" about a festive work celebration getting out of hand.

A Minute With: Felicity Jones finding the Force for ‘Rogue One’
Antigua Observer

Felicity Jones steps into the big league with "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," in an action blockbuster role that carries the first spin-off movie in the space franchise.

Iraqi troops retreat after Mosul hospital battle
Antigua Observer

Iraqi troops who seized a hospital deep inside Mosul believed to be used as an Islamic State military base have retreated after a fierce counter-attack, giving up some of their biggest gains in a hard-fought seven-week...

South Korea parliament introduces bill to impeach Park; vote due Friday
Antigua Observer

South Korea's parliament introduced a bill on Thursday to impeach President Park Geun-hye, setting the stage for a historic vote to oust the embattled leader engulfed in an influence-peddling scandal.

Labour official explains holiday pay
Antigua Observer

As the Christmas holidays fall on a weekend this year, Labour Commissioner Eltonia Rojas is urging workers to be mindful of the fact that they need to work on the last and first scheduled days before and after a public...

70 more Christmas vending spots available
Antigua Observer

At least 80 vendors have responded to St John’s Development Corporation (SJDC) vacancy for vending spots in the city during the Christmas season.

Labour commissioner says abuse of sick leave weakens unions
Antigua Observer

Labour Commissioner Eltonia Rojas has backed up the assertion of a union leader who said that abuse of sick leave by employees weakens the union’s position during negotiations with the employer.

Pandora looking at bidders beyond Sirius XM: CNBC
Antigua Observer

Internet radio provider Pandora Media Inc is looking at potential acquirers beyond satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc, CNBC reported, citing sources.

‘Rogue One’ has keys to enter ‘Star Wars’ franchise, says director
Antigua Observer

You don't have to be a "Star Wars" superfan to see the first spin-off movie "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," says director Gareth Edwards, but he's hoping the film will light a passion for the franchise in any newcomers.

Billionaire affirms Barbuda project
Antigua Observer

John Paul DeJoria, who has been heralded as the billionaire behind the Peace Love & Happiness hotel project on Barbuda, has finally sealed the deal on the US $250 million venture. Both DeJoria and his partner John B...

Gas poisons barge workers
Antigua Observer

Three men working on a barge in St John’s Harbour were hospitalised yesterday in a case of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning. Manager of Devcon Limited Conley Browne told OBSERVER media the incident occurred during...

Break the code of silence
Antigua Observer

Locally, we have developed our own system of finding children reported as missing in the quickest time possible before they come to serious harm. It is somewhat similar to the US’ Amber Alert, where an appeal is made...

Disabilities association to plan its own annual march
Antigua Observer

President of the Antigua & Barbuda Association for Person with Disabilities (ABAPD),  Bernard Warner said his group could be planning its own activities going forward, after boycotting Friday’s march held...

Swimmer achieves personal best at FINA Worlds
Antigua Observer

Antigua & Barbuda’s Daryl Appleton achieved a personal best in the 100 metre backstroke at the FINA (International Swimming Federation) World Championships being held in Canada. The swimmer clocked 1:02.9 to...

Fernando Alonso could partner Lewis Hamilton – Toto Wolff
Antigua Observer

Mercedes are thinking about signing McLaren driver Fernando Alonso to replace Nico Rosberg, team boss Toto Wolff says. A move would reunite Alonso and Lewis Hamilton, who had a stormy partnership at McLaren in 2007....

Top horse to run in Barbuda
Antigua Observer

Three of the country’s top horses are set to compete in Barbuda on Friday when they host the Antigua vs Barbuda Meet in Codrington. This is according to President of the Antigua Turf Club (ATC), Neil Cochrane, who...

Matt Damon defends role in ‘Great Wall’ against charge of ‘whitewashing’
Antigua Observer

Hollywood actor Matt Damon on Tuesday defended his starring role in upcoming Hollywood film "The Great Wall", saying that accusations of "whitewashing", or the use Caucasian stars over actors of other ethnicities, were...

DirecTV Now streaming television exceeding expectations: AT&T CEO
Antigua Observer

AT&T Inc's new streaming television service DirectTV Now has so far exceeded expectations, AT&T's CEO Randall Stephenson told investors on Tuesday.

Dubai’s IMG plans another record indoor theme park
Antigua Observer

Dubai's IMG Worlds plans to build the world's largest indoor theme park, based on children's TV and gaming characters, only months after another of its new resorts claimed the record for size.

Fenton Alleges “Sinister Plot” In NOC Investigation
Antigua Observer

Treasurer of the National Olympic Committee (NOC), Neville Fenton, has denied that the financial transaction for which he has been placed on administrative leave by the body’s executive, is a questionable one.

Sir Lester Blames Organisers
Antigua Observer

Senior Minister Sir Lester Bird is dismissing calls for his aides to be sacked.

Freight charges to increase
Antigua Observer

The cost of goods in Antigua & Barbuda is expected to go up as the container lines operating from Miami to Antigua are increasing their charges for freight transportation to the island.

New air service to operate from Guyana and A & B
Antigua Observer

A new airline will soon be operating scheduled flights between Guyana, Barbados and Suriname and Antigua & Barbuda.

Oakland fire puts spotlight on lack of affordable spaces for artists
Antigua Observer

SAN FRANCISCO — Long known as a haven for artists, activists and folks on the fringe, the San Francisco Bay area is now largely unaffordable to the very people who made it such a beacon. Soaring housing...

We cannot afford CIP faux pas
Antigua Observer

The parliament of Antigua & Barbuda was at it again Thursday, when the Lower House met and passed a piece of legislation designed to change the structure of the Citizenship by Investment programme.

Youth Intervention Unit calls for facility for troubled children
Antigua Observer

The head of the Youth Intervention Unit, Acting Inspector Claudina Nathaniel-Morgan said the lack of a facility specifically equipped to address the needs of troubled youth and repeat runaways who have become the...

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