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Obama moves to drop Cuba from terror blacklist

President Barack Obama is set to remove Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, in a landmark step paving the way towards restoring ties frozen for five decades. Obama on Tuesday notified Congress of his "intent to rescind" Cuba's inclusion on the blacklist, after a lengthy review launched late last year as Washington openly began a rapprochement with its Cold War foe.

Cuba praises US terror list pledge

Cuba welcomes as "fair" a US vow to remove it from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, saying it should not have been there in the first place.

Why Cuba's removal from US terror list was years overdue (+video)

President Obama announced Tuesday that he will remove Cuba from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism. That move may say more about change in Latin America than it does about change in Cuba.

Cocaine cache washes up on Cayman Islands

Police say nearly two dozen packages of cocaine have washed up on a beach in the Cayman Islands.The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service said Tuesday (local time) that a bag containing 23 packages of cocaine was spotted by residents...

Puerto Rico's utility offers 15-day extension to bondholders

Puerto Rico's troubled power utility PREPA has offered to extend an existing forbearance agreement by another 15 days, it said in a statement late on Tuesday. PREPA's offer comes after a group of bondholder's proposed a 30-day extension to the agreement. A forbearance agreement is a form of payment relief that stops a creditor from declaring a debtor in default to give it time to repay ...

Puerto Rico: Historic island still young at heart

Kayaks lie in wait for adventure seekers who climb in for a two-hour bioluminescent excursion to the Laguna Grande. Under cover of darkness, paddlers see the "light" of microscopic plankton aglow plus an interpretation of the nature reserve's fascinating ecosystem.

Obama to Drop Cuba From List of State Sponsors of Terrorism

President Barack Obama notified Congress he intends to remove Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, less than a week after meeting with Cuban President Raul Castro in Panama. The move is the administration’s most significant act since Obama began restoring U.S. diplomatic relations with Cuba in December after more than a half century of estrangement between the two countries. Cuba was ...

Obama to remove Cuba from state sponsor of terror list

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, a key step in his bid to normalize relations between the two countries.

Pleasure Island moves toward trolley service this summer

Wilmington Trolley Co. is looking to offer trolley services on Pleasure Island in June, July and August this year.

Atlas Mara Limited: Notice of Annual General Meeting & Publication of 2014 Annual Report

Why Cuba's removal from US terror list was years overdue

There was no surprise in President Obama’s announcement Tuesday that he will remove Cuba from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism. Mr. Obama’s decision in December to seek a full normalization of relations with Cuba virtually guaranteed that he would move to rescind a designation that places a number of financial and diplomatic restrictions on US interaction with Cuba. “The best reason ...

Obama removes Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism

The long-awaited decision effectively clears the way for the U.S. and Cuba to reopen their embassies in Havana and Washington.

Puerto Rico's power utility, creditors in testy public battle

Negotiations between Puerto Rico's troubled electric power authority and a group of its creditors turned into a testy public exchange on Tuesday as an agreement to prevent a possible messy default by Wednesday's deadline proved illusive. Lisa Donahue, the utility's chief restructuring officer, told a Puerto Rico Senate hearing on Tuesday that a $2 billion bondholder plan to restructure the ...

Puerto Rico legislators demand quick turnaround of US territory's troubled power company

Legislators on Tuesday demanded quicker action to rescue Puerto Rico's public power company, expressing dissatisfaction over the pace of a multimillion-dollar plan to improve its finances.

Cayman residents find cocaine haul washed up on beach

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Police say nearly two dozen packages of cocaine have washed up on a beach in the Cayman Islands.

Cayman residents find cocaine haul washed up on beach

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Police say nearly two dozen packages of cocaine have washed up on a beach in the Cayman Islands.

Puerto Rico legislators want quick rescue of power company

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Legislators on Tuesday demanded quicker action to rescue Puerto Rico's public power company, expressing dissatisfaction over the pace of a multimillion-dollar plan to improve its finances.

Cuba fights public anger with reform in country's tense east

SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba (AP) — Two and a half years after Hurricane Sandy trashed Cuba's second-largest city, 35-year-old Melba Martinez is still out of work and struggling to feed two children on her state ration book and a daily hustle for extra rice or cooking oil.

Noble Energy (NBL) Expands Footprint in Falkland Islands - Analyst Blog

Noble Energy (NBL) announced that it has obtained a 75% interest and operatorship of the PL001 License in the North Falkland.

'Fireball Run' to pass through Topsail Island

The “Fireball Run” is an online reality series in which teams race through U.S. locations, completing challenges along the way.

Puerto Rico's utility says no agreement reached with bondholders

Puerto Rico's power authority has not agreed with creditors to extend a forbearance agreement after bondholders sent a proposal late Monday night and without prior warning, according to the head of PREPA's board on Tuesday. "The bondholders' public description of the proposal is incomplete, leaving out material details," Harry Rodriguez said in a statement. A forbearance agreement is a form of ...

Obama removing Cuba from state sponsor of terror list

President Barack Obama will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, a key step in his bid to normalize relations between the two countries. Obama made ...

Obama removes Cuba from state sponsor of terror list

President Barack Obama will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, a key step in his bid to normalize relations between the two countries. Obama made ...

Possible norovirus hits more than 200 cruise ship passengers in San Diego

Vomiting and diarrhea on board two ships owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises CDC conducting tests to determine if gastrointestinal bug is norovirus More than 200 cruise ship passengers became ill with vomiting and diarrhea on board two separate Royal Caribbean cruise ships bound for San Diego, it emerged on Tuesday. Health officials are investigating what caused the outbreaks aboard the ships bound ...

Jonas Fitness’ President Honored With Outstanding CEO Award by Long Island Business News

The executive team at Jonas Fitness, Inc. today announced that their President, Adam Zeitsiff will receive the Long Island Business News “Outstanding CEO” award at a gala be

Court halts proceedings in Puerto Rico gay marriage lawsuit

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A lawsuit challenging a Puerto Rico law defining marriage as between a man and a woman has been put on hold pending a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Credit Island chosen as RAGBRAI dip site

Davenport's RAGBRAI committee is recommending Credit Island as the place where riders dip their tires into the Mississippi River to mark completion of the trek across Iowa.

Dramatic satellite photos show the new islands China is building

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Island Transit's free bus service may end

OLYMPIA — State lawmakers might give cash-strapped Island Transit money to restart a popular bus route from Camano Island to Stanwood and downtown Everett.

Secure Islands Turbo Charges Performance and Delivers 100% Accurate Classification and Protection With IQProtector 5.0

Version 5.0 Unveils Secure Islands’ Data Interception Architecture – Allows Organizations to Protect Data from Any Source, With 100% Accuracy, Independent of End-Users or Devices (PRWeb April 14, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12652111.htm

Shark Asks Divers For Help In the Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- An amazing event occurred on a recent shark interaction scuba dive at Stuart Cove's Dive Bahamas - a shark actually sought out shark wranglers for help with ...

Majestic Onuk Island – Palawan’s Hidden Paradise

Onuk Island is Palawan’s undiscovered gem that offers more than just scenic views! Palawan is one of the must-visit places in the Philippines, especially during the summer. The Puerto Princesa Underground River is world-renowned and is one of the 7 New Wonders of Nature. The limestone cliffs of El Nido are picturesque and comparable to […] (Visited 1,282 times, 588 visits today) The post ...

Blue Water: Developing Caribbean Restaurants and Premium Rums Together

WHITEFISH, MT / ACCESSWIRE / April 14, 2015 / With a spate of high profile PR coups for their newly launched brand of premium rum having gone off without a hitch in recent months, Blue Water Global Group, ...

Blue Water: Developing Caribbean Restaurants and Premium Rums Together

WHITEFISH, MT / ACCESSWIRE / April 14, 2015 / With a spate of high profile PR coups for their newly launched brand of premium rum having gone off without a hitch in recent months, Blue Water Global Group, ...

Big Island competition a-brewing: Ten-day fest celebrates Kau coffee

Kona may have the cachet when it comes to coffee, but another Big Island district, Kau, hopes people will try, and like, the brew made from its beans.

Royal Caribbean Sees Two Cruise Ships Infected Norovirus

More than 200 people have fallen sick on two Royal Caribbean cruise ships with the Norovirus.

Free Island Transit rides may end

OLYMPIA — State lawmakers might give cash-strapped Island Transit money to restart a popular bus route from Camano Island to Stanwood and downtown Everett.

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Get, set, sail from Sir Bani Yas Island!

Sailors from across the UAE will once compete with each other in the second annual Sir Bani Yas Offshore Race. Just as last year, the two-day race covering 175 nautical miles from Sir Bani Yas island in the far Western waters of Abu Dhabi to Dubai is organised by Abu Dhabi’s Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC) in partnership with Dubai Offshore Sailing Club (DOSC). The events ...

U.S.-Japan defense guidelines to specify islands' defense: newspaper

Japan and the United States will likely include an explicit reference to defence of far-flung Japanese islands in an update of security cooperation guidelines amid concerns about China's increasing military assertivness, a Japanese newspaper reported. The daily Yomiuri Shimbun said on Tuesday that Japan had requested the revision include a clear commitment by U.S. forces in the event of an ...

Wintry blast dumps snow on North Island's ski fields

An unseasonably early dump of snow on the North Island's ski fields has excited skiers and snowboarders, prompting a few to hit the slopes for some pre-winter fun.

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Puerto Rico utility works toward new forbearance extension

Puerto Rico's ailing power authority, PREPA, is still negotiating to extend a forbearance agreement with holders of its $9 billion in debt, though proceedings are not going as quickly as hoped, according to two people close to the talks. One of the people said the sides are at odds over demands by creditors that any restructuring proposal advanced by PREPA pay its financial creditors in full ...

Get a cruise without taxes, fees or port charges

Royal Caribbean International is paying taxes, port charges and fees for travelers who purchase some cruises through Wednesday.

Royal Caribbean Guests Suffer Vomiting Outbreak on 2 Ships

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has two ships at sea along the west coast of California and Mexico where passengers are experiencing gastrointestinal ailments that include vomiting and diarrhea. An outbreak on the Legend of the Seas, on a two-week cruise ending tomorrow, sickened 114 passengers, about 7 percent of the total, and two crew members, said the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...

Police: Secret camera installed in office of Cayman prison

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Police in the Cayman Islands say they are trying to find out who installed a secret video camera in the office of a senior manager at a troubled prison on the British Caribbean territory's main island.

Police: Secret camera installed in office of Cayman prison

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Police in the Cayman Islands say they are trying to find out who installed a secret video camera in the office of a senior manager at a troubled prison on the British Caribbean territory's main island.

Immerse Your Family in Undersea and Island Adventure at Harbour Village Beach Club Bonaire

Enjoy an unforgettable summer vacation at the Caribbean's premier luxury dive and beach club, offering endless activities above and below Bonaire's wonder-filled Caribbean waters.

Puerto Rico's mainland migration led by young, less educated: Fed

Puerto Rico's populations loss, primarily to the U.S. mainland, is being led by younger and less educated sections of the population and boosting the proportion of the college educated among those who remain, according to a blog post by the New York Federal Reserve on Monday. Researchers at the New York Fed play down concerns over a "brain drain" and say Puerto Rico must do more to provide jobs ...