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Awakened From Sleep During Fire, Rose Hill Man Glad To Be Alive

Rose Hill fire victim, Omer St Rose,  says he was asleep and had to be awakened as a devastating blaze devoured seven wooden houses in the neighbourhood, including his. St...

Seven Houses Destroyed In Rose Hill Fire

Tragedy struck early in the New Year when a devastating fire at Rose Hill, Castries,  left seven households without shelter. There were no reports of injuries. The Saint Lucia Fire Service...

Wager Between Two Men Blamed For Suspected Drowning

A wager involving two men in the fishing village of Canaries led to the suspected drowning death of one of them, a relative of the deceased has disclosed. According to...

Police Probe Three Suspected Drownings

Police are investigating three suspected drownings this week. According to a police press release, on Christmas Eve day about 3:15 p.m officers attached to the Canaries Police Station responded to...

Four Dead, Ten Injured In Separate Incidents This Week

Four persons are dead and ten others were injured in separate major incidents since Monday, the Saint Lucia Fire Service has reported. The series of tragedies started on Monday with...

Missouri Girl Shot Dead By Brother While Parents Partied

A 6-year-old girl in Missouri died Friday after police said she was accidentally shot in the head by her 12-year-old brother, local news outlets have reported. The child's parents were at...

Texas Mom Gets 40 Years After Kids Die In Hot Car

A Texas judge showed little sympathy during sentencing for a mom whose two daughters, ages 1 and 2, died after being left in an increasingly hot car overnight. “Those precious...

Toddler Crushed To Death In Guyana

A toddler was crushed to death after a truck selling cooking gas and kerosene rolled over his head in front of his home on the East Bank Essequibo, the...

Baby Electrocuted In Guyana

A five-month old baby was electrocuted after putting  a live electrical cord in his mouth, local news reports have quoted the police as saying. According to Demerara Waves Online The...

Leopard Kills Monk Meditating In Forest

A monk meditating in a forest in the Indian state of Maharashtra has died in a leopard attack, it has been reported. But it said here are now plans to...