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Death toll from Sierra Leone floods passes 400: Red Cross

(AFP) - More than 400 people have died in mudslides and flooding in Sierra Leone with 600 people still missing in the stricken capital, the Red Cross said Friday,...

Massive manhunt for Spain attacker

BBC:-A massive manhunt is under way in Spain for the man suspected of killing 13 people and injuring scores on Barcelona's Las Ramblas on Thursday. Spanish media named the man...

Van hits crowds in Barcelona tourist area

France 24:- A van has crashed into pedestrians in Barcelona's city centre, injuring several people, local police said on Wednesday. Follow our liveblog for the latest developments. ...

Guyana: Baby dies after being left in car

Stabroek News:-A post-mortem examination is expected to be done today to determine the cause of death of a nine-month-old baby, who died on Monday after she was left in...

Fears for 600 still missing in Sierra Leone floods

FREETOWN (AFP) - Concern shifted Wednesday to the estimated 600 people still missing and thousands made homeless in Sierra Leone by deadly floods in the capital, as aid groups scrambled to...

Drowning of John Mason and an obituary

John Mason, AKA Jahman (Gods Man) AKA Bob Marley (his trading name) was born in Soufries and then when his mother Elisabeth Mason moved to Rodney Bay he was...
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Police investigate suspected drowning

Police are investigating a suspected drowning in the quarter of Gros Islet. The victim has been identified as 49 year old craft vendor, John Mason, whose body was discovered on...

100s feared dead in Sierra Leone mudslide

africanews.com:-Hundreds of people are feared buried in Sierra Leone after a mudslide that followed heavy rains in the capital, Freetown. A journalist in the country, Umaru Fofana, said the office...

T&T: Girl, 8, aunt perish in fire

Trinidad Guardian:-Trapped in a raging fire at their Moruga home in a suspected arson attack early yesterday morning, eight-year-old Alliyah Primus and her aunt Nolene Neisha Gopaul perished while...

Newborn baby suffocates in hospital bed, mom sues nurse

USA Today:-An Oregon woman is suing a nurse and hospital for negligence after her newborn son was smothered in her hospital bed. In a lawsuit filed last week, Monica Thompson...