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Hurricane IRENE 8pm Update
August 23, 2011
Hurricane IRENE 8pm Update

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT...

A HURRICANE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR...
* TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS
* THE SOUTHEASTERN...CENTRAL...AND NORTHWESTERN BAHAMAS

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR...
* NORTH COAST OF HAITI FROM LE MOLE ST. NICHOLAS EASTWARD TO THE
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC BORDER

FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA IN THE UNITED STATES...INCLUDING POSSIB...

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Hurricane Irene 8pm Update
August 24, 2011
Hurricane Irene 8pm Update

THE EYE OF HURRICANE IRENE IS MOVING BETWEEN LONG ISLAND AND RUM CAY
IN THE BAHAMAS...AND AT 800 PM EDT...0000 UTC...IT WAS LOCATED NEAR
LATITUDE 23.5 NORTH...LONGITUDE 75.0 WEST. IRENE IS MOVING TOWARD
THE NORTHWEST NEAR 12 MPH...19 KM/H...AND THIS GENERAL MOTION IS
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. A TURN TOWARD THE
NORTH-NORTHWEST AND THEN TOWARD THE NORTH ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY AND
...

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December 23, 2011
Net income drops 22 for CB

Commonwealth Brewery Limited (CBL) experienced a 22.3 percent decline in net income for the nine months ending September 30, 2011, with over a $3 million drop in profits.The figures for the BISX-listed company in the third quarter dropped year-on-year from$15 million in 2010 to$11.6 million in 2011. Part of the decline can be attributed to a $457,000 decline in total income for the period and a $2...

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PCA 2012 - Final Table Player Profiles
January 13, 2012
PCA 2012 - Final Table Player Profiles

Xuan Liu is the first woman to ever appear at a PCA Main Event final table. Her breakthrough came when she won PokerStars’ Italian Poker Tour San Remo €1,000 side event in December 2010 for €48,000 and then, only a few months later finished third at EPT San Remo for $524,705, a stand-out result in total career winnings so far of $655,886. She is already guaranteed $156,400 here, but she looks a go...

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Hurricane Sandy 5pm Update 25th Oct 2012
October 25, 2012
Hurricane Sandy 5pm Update 25th Oct 2012

..SANDY NEAR CAT ISLAND IN THE CENTRAL BAHAMAS...
...WIND FIELD EXPANDING...


SUMMARY OF 500 PM EDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...24.5N 75.6W
ABOUT 60 MI...95 KM SE OF ELEUTHERA IN THE BAHAMAS
ABOUT 125 MI...200 KM ESE OF NASSAU IN THE BAHAMAS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...105 MPH...165 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 360 DEGREES AT 20 MPH.....

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October 18, 2013
Norwegian megaship comes to Nassau

Norwegian Cruise Line's (NCL) cruise ship Breakaway made its maiden voyage to the port of Nassau yesterday, bringing about 4,000 passengers...

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March 03, 2014
Bimini 'operational challenges' contribute to Genting's 80 per cent profit fall

Malaysia-based conglomerate Genting has reported an 80.5 percent drop in its net profits in the fourth quarter, citing losses in part due to start up costs and "operational challenges" in its Resorts World Bimini operation (RWB) on Bimini.
However, the company has promised in its latest filings that it "remains committed on stabilizing operations there".
"In the United States of America and The Ba...

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August 19, 2011
Birth rate drops while death rate climbs

FEWER babies are being born in The Bahamas and more people are dying, according to a new report released by the Department of Statistics. The Vital Statistics Provisional Report for The Bahamas shows that between 2007 and 2010, the birth rate fell from 17.5 to 13.8.

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