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CONCACAF Team Selected
CONCACAF Team Selected

February 17, 2017

Next week 16 teams from the Caribbean, North and Central America will vie for a spot in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. Admission is free. Team Bahamas plays at 8pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at the Malcolm Park Beach Soccer Facility on East Bay street....

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Brazil, Paraguay & Ecuador secure tickets to The Bahamas

February 13, 2017

CONCACAF Qualifiers one week away...Brazil, Paraguay and Ecuador are Bahamas bound having secured their spots in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 at the CONMEBOL Qualifier Asuncion in Paraguay over the weekend...

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Sargento recalls cheeses amidst Listeria fears

February 13, 2017

The Bahamas Ministry of Health addressed a recent recall of various Sargento cheese products that may potentially be contaminated with Listeria Monday, February 13, 2017, via a Facebook post.

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IOC invites Olympic winter athletes to PyeongChang 2018 with just one year to go
IOC invites Olympic winter athletes to PyeongChang 2018 with just one year to go

February 09, 2017

“One year from now, it will be your moment to make history. When the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 finally begin, it will be a moment for Korea to amaze the world...

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Patriots complete biggest comeback in Super Bowl history, win fifth title

February 06, 2017

For the first time, a Super Bowl needed overtime, and for the fifth time, the New England Patriots are Super Bowl champions...

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IOC sanctions three athletes for failing anti-doping test at London 2012
IOC sanctions three athletes for failing anti-doping test at London 2012

February 01, 2017

The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap...

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Statement by The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Reported Terrorism Threat from The Bahamas
Statement by The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Reported Terrorism Threat from The Bahamas

January 30, 2017

Today on MSNBC Cable News, on a show hosted by Joy-Ann Reid a guest, Malcolm Nance, a reported expert in security and terrorism, made the following statement...

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Official Match Ball revealed in The Bahamas
Official Match Ball revealed in The Bahamas

January 27, 2017

The Official Match Ball for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 was revealed to the public on a beautiful beach in the host city of Nassau...

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IOC sanctions two athletes for failing anti-doping test at Beijing 2008
IOC sanctions two athletes for failing anti-doping test at Beijing 2008

January 25, 2017

The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. To provide a level playing field for all clean athletes at the Olympic Games Rio 2016...

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Casey Affleck, Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris, Lucas Hedges, Taraji P. Henson, Brie Larson, Janelle Monae, Viggo Mortensen and Octavia Spencer to Present at the 23rd Annual Screen Guild Award®

January 20, 2017

The 23rd Annual SAG Awards® will air live on TNT and TBS, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017...Casey Affleck, Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris, Lucas Hedges, Taraji P. Henson, Brie Larson, Janelle Monáe, Viggo Mortensen and Octavia Spencer will be presenters at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®...

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Statement by Prime Minister of Canada on the Inauguration of Donald J. Trump as President of The United States
Statement by Prime Minister of Canada on the Inauguration of Donald J. Trump as President of The United States

January 20, 2017

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the inauguration of Donald J. Trump as President of the United States of America...

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Trump's historic moment arrives

January 20, 2017

Donald Trump will soon be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States during a historic transfer of power that encapsulates American democracy even in politically divisive times...

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Atlantis Resort Sued Bed Bugs Attacked...My Room Was Crawling

January 19, 2017

A woman is suing the famous Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas over horrific bites she says she got from a bed bug swarm, and she has creepy crawly video to back it up...

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Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton to Present Lily Tomlin with the 53rd SAG Lifetime Achievement Award at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®

January 18, 2017

The trio will reunite Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 on TNT and TBS’s live SAG Awards® telecast

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The Actor® Statuettes Cast for 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®

January 18, 2017

The Actor® statuettes — which this year’s 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® honorees will receive for outstanding performances in 2016 — have been cast in solid bronze at the American Fine Arts Foundry in Burbank, California. SAG Award® nominated actor Mykelti Williamson (Fences, Forrest Gump) was there to watch the dramatic process in person...

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Historic visit by Chinese Presiden Xi Jinping emphasises strong ties with IOC
Historic visit by Chinese Presiden Xi Jinping emphasises strong ties with IOC

January 18, 2017

IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping to The Olympic Museum today, in what is the first visit by a Chinese Head of State to the IOC...

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Meryl Streep attacks Trump in Golden Globes acceptance speech

January 09, 2017

Meryl Streep was honored at the Golden Globes for a lifetime of notable work, and she took the opportunity to make a sustained attack on US President-elect Donald Trump...

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BREAKING NEWS: Reports say three dead, nine people shot at Ft. Lauderdale airport
BREAKING NEWS: Reports say three dead, nine people shot at Ft. Lauderdale airport

January 06, 2017

News media outlets are reporting that three people are dead and nine have been shot at Fort Lauderdale international airport...

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BREAKING:Fort Lauderdale airport shooting: Suspect in custody, 9 injured
BREAKING:Fort Lauderdale airport shooting: Suspect in custody, 9 injured

January 06, 2017

At least nine people were injured in a shooting at the Fort Lauderdale airport on Friday, a US official familiar with the incident said. The shooter is in custody, according to the official...

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IOC starts disciplinary procedures against 28 Russian athletes from Sochi 2014
IOC starts disciplinary procedures against 28 Russian athletes from Sochi 2014

December 23, 2016

Following the publication of the completed WADA Independent Person (IP) Report on 9 December 2016, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today that 28 Russian athletes...

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