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Tougher bans for doping cheats

...and a report from an audit of Jamaica's troubled drug-testing program has now made nine recommendations to the Caribbean island's sports minister, Natalie Neita-Headley.Sports or countries deemed not compliant with WADA rules can be thrown...
Soldier says she faced harassment over Muslim name many Americans can't find on a map.Nova's father, Roy Hosein, was born into a Muslim family on the Caribbean island of Trinidad, where his parents had emigrated from India. He converted to Christianity after meeting Nova's mother...
Usain Bolt recovers to win the 100 meters at Diamond meet in London

...rules should be."While Bolt was speaking Friday, another doping case emerged involving a Jamaican sportsman.The Caribbean island's soccer federation said it was notified by FIFA that a player tested positive for a banned substance after a World...
Encroaching sea already a threat in Caribbean nations

...hold back the Atlantic Ocean.For Desmond Augustin and other fishermen living along the shorelines of the southern Caribbean island, there's nothing theoretical about the threat of rising sea levels."The sea will take this whole place down...
Ring in the holidays with the Audubon Christmas Bird Count all 50 states, all Canadian provinces, several Central and South American countries and several Pacific and Caribbean islands. Last year, there were 38 counts held across Alaska. Many counts end with a social gathering to tally lists and...
Whaling commission theft

...using $10,000 of the commission's funds during a trip to an International Whaling Commission conference on the Caribbean island of Saint Kitts, not the $30,000 the government has claimed.Ahmaogak said the $20,000 in dispute went to...
Senate deal forged in flurry of negotiations

...fiscal cliff" talks. He spent Saturday at his home in Wilmington, Del., and was planning to travel to the Caribbean island of St. Croix with his family for the New Year's holiday.Obama and Reid both agreed that Biden, a 36-year...
There's no end in sight for Ketchikan jewelry boom

...passengers with gold nugget jewelry, glittering diamonds and tanzanite. A veteran of the jewelry market on the Caribbean island of St. Thomas, he plans to open another shop on Ketchikan's Main Street this summer. Where cruise ships go...
Caucuses offer lawmakers private way to schmooze at special interest expense

...including travel to resorts. Rep. Donald Payne, co-chairman of the Caribbean Caucus, made at least 14 trips to Caribbean islands, Panama and Puerto Rico between November 2000 and the end of 2005. Among the visits: Payne and other caucus members...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...sea! When every passenger had attained roughly the same body weight as a Buick Riviera, the ship would stop at a Caribbean island, and the passengers would waddle ashore to experience the traditional local culture, by which I mean shop for European...


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