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Trinidad deny US seventh successive 4x400 world title

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Trinidad deny US seventh successive 4x400 world title

- LONDON: Trinidad and Tobago denied United States a seventh successive world 4x400 metres relay title when Lalonde Gordon overhauled Fred Kerley on the final straight to win a breathtaking final at the World Athletics Championships on Sunday. The U.S led for most of the race and appeared to be on course for another win after Michael Cherry ran a strong third lap to extend their lead before handing the baton to Kerley
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Trinidad and Tobago ace Deborah John out of World Championships after horror fall in 100m hurdles

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Trinidad and Tobago ace Deborah John out of World Championships after horror fall in 100m hurdles

- TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO star Deborah John is out of the World Championships after a horror fall in the 100m hurdles. The last-minute call-up hit one of the barriers and lay face down on the track. Medical staff rushed to the stricken athlete and covered her with a towel before John was taken out of the stadium on a stretcher. The Trinidadian missed out on the qualifying standard and was set to miss the championships
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Grenada Swim Team Returns with Silver and 2 Bronze

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Grenada Swim Team Returns with Silver and 2 Bronze

- Grenada’s 12-member national swim team returned from Trinidad & Tobago this morning following their participation in the 2017 Central American & Caribbean Amateur Swimming Federation Swim Championships from 28 June to 2 July. The team competed against the best in the Caribbean and Central America and put on a credible performance with all swimmers achieving their personal best in each event which they competed in
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Salvadoreños con buena participación en Trinidad y Tobago - Diario Co Latino

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Salvadoreños con buena participación en Trinidad y Tobago - Diario Co Latino

- Salvadoreños con buena participación en Trinidad y Tobago l Salvador tuvo una destacada participación en el Campeonato de la Confederación Centroamericana y del Caribe de Natación Amateur “Trinidad y Tobago 2017”, tras lograr una buena cosecha de medallas en sus alforjas. En territorio caribeño, la delegación cuscatleca se colgó tres medallas de oro, tres platas y dos bronces, en el evento que contó con los mejores tritones de la región
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Central Pulse, New South Wales make strong starts at Super Club netball competition

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Central Pulse, New South Wales make strong starts at Super Club netball competition

- The Central Pulse and New South Wales Institute of Sport have made a dominant starts to the Super Club netball competition in Nelson on Sunday, both winning by more than 20 goals. The New South Wales side put up 92 attempts at goal on their way to a 74-46 thrashing of The University of Trinidad And Tobago, with Kristina Brice converting on 33 of her 39
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Barcelona legends 1-3 Manchester United legends: Jesper Blomqvist, Karel Poborsky and Dwight Yorke all find the net - 5 things we learned

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Barcelona legends 1-3 Manchester United legends: Jesper Blomqvist, Karel Poborsky and Dwight Yorke all find the net - 5 things we learned

- Jesper Blomqvist, Karel Poborsky and Dwight Yorke all scored as Manchester United's legends beat Barcelona's legends. Swedish midfielder Blomqvist tapped in after a goal mouth scramble in the first half. Before Poborsky slid in a Ji Sung Park cross, and Trinidad and Tobago front man Yorke cracked in a spectacular effort from out side the box. Brazilian superstar Ronaldinho was named man of the match after running the attack and showing off his trademark flicks and tricks
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West Indies v/s India: Caribbean side announces squad for remaining ODIs

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West Indies v/s India: Caribbean side announces squad for remaining ODIs

- Kyle Hope, Sunil Ambris get maiden West Indies call-up. Trailing 0-1 in the series, the West Indies have brought in two fresh faces -- Kyle Hope and Sunil Ambris -- for the remaining three ODIs against India. Hope and Ambris replaced Jonathan Carter and Kesrick Williams in the 13-man squad. Hope, brother of current West Indies wicketkeeper, leads Trinidad and Tobago in domestic cricket while Ambris plays as a wicketkeeper-batsman for Windward Islands
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Selecta femenina no logró el boleto al Premundial Sub-20 - Diario Co Latino

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Selecta femenina no logró el boleto al Premundial Sub-20 - Diario Co Latino

- Selecta femenina no logró el boleto al Premundial Sub-20 a selección femenina sub 20 de El Salvador perdió 1-2 ante Nicaragua, en las semifinales del eliminatorio UNCAF, y no pudo conseguir el boleto al Premundial Sub 20 de la CONCACAF, que se realizará en Trinidad y Tobago. Las cuscatlecas, primeras del grupo “B”, y las nicaragüenses, segundas del grupo “A”,llegaban al partido con el único objetivo de ganar para avanzar a la final y automáticamente lograr el boleto al premundial
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Astros fan at soccer game downs a beer like champ

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Astros fan at soccer game downs a beer like champ

- Updated 10:50 am, Tuesday, June 13, 2017 This #USMNT fan trying to chug an entire beer in 1 crowd reaction shot just summed up the national mood so accurately. #USAvTRI pic.twitter.com/NsSgIavP5K. — Chris Hatch (@NoCoastHatch) The U.S. Men's National Team won 2-0 against Trinidad & Tobago last week, but the Astros fan caught in this crowd shot might be the real winner
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Christian Pulisic scores twice, US beats Trinidad 2-0 in qualifying

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Christian Pulisic scores twice, US beats Trinidad 2-0 in qualifying

- COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — After sliding to score a goal with his left foot, Christian Pulisic got back up, raced for a corner and glided across the grass on both knees. Just a teenager showing exuberance. Pulisic rescued the United States with a pair of second-half goals, and the Americans beat Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 on Thursday night to move into third place at the halfway point in the final round of World Cup qualifying
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EE.UU. hunde a Trinidad y Tobago

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EE.UU. hunde a Trinidad y Tobago

- La selección de Estados Unidos, con doblete del centrocampista Christian Pulisic, venció por 2-0 a la de Trinidad y Tobago en la quinta jornada del hexagonal de la Concacaf al Mundial de Rusia 2018 y mantuvo el invicto bajo la dirección del nuevo entrenador Bruce Arena. Después de haber concluido la primera parte con empate a 0-0 y varias oportunidades claras de haber conseguido Estados Unidos la ventaja en el marcado, este no se movió hasta el minuto 52 cuando la joven promesa Pulisic remató un centro del defensa derecho DeAndre Yedlin
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Pulisic double give US win over Trinidad and Tobago

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Pulisic double give US win over Trinidad and Tobago

- REUTERS: Two second-half goals from Christian Pulisic gave the United States a 2-0 win over Trinidad and Tobago on Thursday and lifted them back into contention for an automatic berth at the 2018 World Cup finals. The win put the United States on seven points from five games in the CONCACAF Hexagonal and continues their good run under new coach Bruce Arena
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US eye Trinidad and Tobago win for World Cup qualifying boost

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US eye Trinidad and Tobago win for World Cup qualifying boost

- REUTERS: The United States men's soccer team will get another opportunity to climb out of the hole in their World Cup qualifying campaign when they take on Trinidad and Tobago in Colorado on Thursday. The Americans are in fourth spot in their qualifying group with four points in as many matches while Trinidad and Tobago are in a worse position, rooted to the bottom with three points from four matches
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US adjusting to Arena's system as World Cup qualifier looms

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US adjusting to Arena's system as World Cup qualifier looms

- COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — U.S. coach Bruce Arena looked at the rosy side of a surprise draw with Venezuela in an exhibition game over the weekend. "Good exercise for us," he said Monday. The Americans are still getting used to Arena's system, along with playing at a higher altitude. But there's not much time left, with a World Cup qualifier on Thursday in Commerce City against Trinidad and Tobago
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US come from behind to draw with Venezuela in friendly

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US come from behind to draw with Venezuela in friendly

- REUTERS: United States striker Christian Pulisic grabbed a second-half goal to rescue a 1-1 draw with Venezuela in a friendly in Utah on Saturday. The Borussia Dortmund forward scored in the 61st minute to cancel out Jose Manuel Velazquez's 29th minute opener. The match was a warm-up for the United States' World Cup qualifiers against Trinidad and Tobago on June 8 and Mexico three days later
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  • Trinidad and Tobago ace Deborah John out of World Championships after horror fall in 100m hurdles
    Trinidad and Tobago ace Deborah John out of World Championships after horror fall in 100m hurdles

    , thesun.co.uk

    TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO star Deborah John is out of the World Championships after a horror fall in the 100m hurdles. The last-minute call-up hit one of the barriers and lay face down on the track. Medical staff rushed to the stricken athlete and covered her with a towel before John was taken out of the stadium on a stretcher. The Trinidadian missed out on the qualifying standard and was set to miss the championships
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Politics & Government

  • The Latest: Trump invites Panama, Trinidad-Tobago leaders
    The Latest: Trump invites Panama, Trinidad-Tobago leaders

    , ajc.com

    WASHINGTON President Donald Trump discussed what the White House calls "shared priorities" in phone calls to the leaders of Panama and the twin-island nation of Trinidad and Tobago. In statements late Sunday, the White House says Trump spoke to President Juan Carlos Varela of Panama and Prime Minister Keith Rowley of Trinidad and Tobago. The leader of Panama says he has spoken by phone with President Donald Trump ahead of
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Sports

  • Barcelona legends 1-3 Manchester United legends: Jesper Blomqvist, Karel Poborsky and Dwight Yorke all find the net - 5 things we learned
    Barcelona legends 1-3 Manchester United legends: Jesper Blomqvist, Karel Poborsky and Dwight Yorke all find the net - 5 things we learned

    , mirror.co.uk

    Jesper Blomqvist, Karel Poborsky and Dwight Yorke all scored as Manchester United's legends beat Barcelona's legends. Swedish midfielder Blomqvist tapped in after a goal mouth scramble in the first half. Before Poborsky slid in a Ji Sung Park cross, and Trinidad and Tobago front man Yorke cracked in a spectacular effort from out side the box. Brazilian superstar Ronaldinho was named man of the match after running the attack and showing off his trademark flicks and tricks
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Business

  • First Citizens positive show in Barbados
    First Citizens positive show in Barbados

    , nationnews.com

    BARBADOS’ ECONOMIC AND financial troubles have not stopped First Citizens Bank Limited from having an improved performance here. In its recently released 2016 annual report, the regional financial institution, which is based in Trinidad and Tobago, reported a TT$637.2 million post-tax profit, a TT$6.8 million increase when compared to 2015. Group chief executive officer (CEO) Karen Darbasie attributed a significant part of the organisation’s improvements to enhanced contributions from Costa
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Health

  • Stakeholders, gov't team up to fight lifestyle diseases
    Stakeholders, gov't team up to fight lifestyle diseases

    , jamaica-gleaner.com

    There is broad consensus around the Ministry of Health's newest initiative: the National Food Industry Task Force which is aimed at engaging the food industry with health and other sectors of government and civil society as it expedites programmes to tackle obesity and non-communicable diseases in Jamaica. This comes against the background of a ban on sodas sold in public schools in Trinidad and Tobago and subsequent backing from health minister Christopher Tufton, who suggested a similar course of action if he gets approval from Cabinet
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Family & Parenting

  • Trinidad records more than 3,000 child marriages in two decades — Attorney General
    Trinidad records more than 3,000 child marriages in two decades — Attorney General

    , jamaica-gleaner.com

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC): Al-Wari, made the disclosure in Senate as he piloted the Miscellaneous Provisions Marriage Bill 2016 – that seeks raise the age of marriage to 18, as recommended by the United Nations. The bill also seeks to amend the Hindu Marriage Act of 1945, the Muslim Marriage and Divorce Act of 1961 and the Orisha Marriage Act of 1999. Al rawi PalThe Attorney General said that
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Society & Culture

  • Nicki Minaj covers her huge cleavage with one arm as she goes topless in racy Easter selfies
    Nicki Minaj covers her huge cleavage with one arm as she goes topless in racy Easter selfies

    , thesun.co.uk

    NICKI Minaj just wanted to make sure everyone had a cracking Easter weekend. So she stripped down to an unusual shorts and rope combination. The 35-year-old Trinidad and Tobago born beauty stunned fans with some eye-popping selfies on Easter Sunday. “Happy Easter. We shootin! Awww made ya look,” the star wrote on Instagram as she shared a photo of herself. The star barely covered her ample breasts in her photo – with her boobs being prised apart and supported by bondage-style rope
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Education

  • TRINIDAD – Principal sues teachers association
    TRINIDAD – Principal sues teachers association

    , barbadostoday.bb

    PORT OF SPAIN – In a surprise move which stunned officials of the Ministry of Education, Ste Madeleine Secondary School’s principal initiated legal action against the Trinidad and Tobago Unified Teachers Association (TTUTA). During a press conference in Port of Spain yesterday, Education Minister Anthony Garcia and Chief Education Officer Harrilal Seecharan shied away from addressing issues, noting it may have future ramifications. However, both men stressed it was unacceptable that the situation continues to negatively impact teaching and learning at the school
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Travel & Recreation

  • THE ISSUE: Hoteliers all for it despite criticisms
    THE ISSUE: Hoteliers all for it despite criticisms

    , nationnews.com

    Is the all-inclusive tourism model still relevant? Veteran hotelier Ralph Taylor was once seen as the poster child of all-inclusive tourism in Barbados. He was arguably its best known exponent as chief executive officer (CEO) of the once buoyant Almond Resorts Inc., and a great defender of the concept. Figuratively speaking, things came crashing down more than four years ago when Almond owner, Trinidad and Tobago conglomerate Neal & Massy
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Law & Crime

  • TRINIDAD – Brutal murders
    TRINIDAD – Brutal murders

    , barbadostoday.bb

    Bandits slit throat of woman and teen. PORT OF SPAIN –– The community of Malabar was struggling last evening to come to terms with the brutal murder of a 56-year-old woman and a teenager. Police believe the killing of Rose Mohammed, 56, and her 13-year-old neighbour Videsh Subar may have been linked to an old robbery in which the men were jailed and recently from released prison
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Science & Nature

  • Vast iceberg poised to crack off Antarctica: scientists
    Vast iceberg poised to crack off Antarctica: scientists

    , yahoo.com

    OSLO (Reuters) - A vast iceberg, expected to be one of the biggest ever recorded with an area almost the size of the U.S. state of Delaware or the Caribbean island state of Trinidad and Tobago, is poised to break off Antarctica. A rift, slowly developing across the Larsen C ice shelf on the Antarctic Peninsula in recent years, expanded abruptly last month, growing by about 18 km (11 miles).
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Life & Style

  • Regan Nunez, Conor O’Hanlon
    Regan Nunez, Conor O’Hanlon

    , nytimes.com

    Regan Amy Nunez and Conor Newman O'Hanlon were married Feb. 25 at St. Finbar’s Roman Catholic Church in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The Rev. Carlyle Fortune, a Roman Catholic priest, performed the ceremony. The couple met at the University of Michigan, from which the bride received a law degree, cum laude, and the groom received a master’s degree in law, also cum laude. Mrs. O’Hanlon, 29, is a
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