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A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2014, with statistics broken down by island, as…
Pearle B. Larsen PTA Pitches In
Ag and Food Fair 2014
Margaret Roberts welcomes visitors to her booth.
Credit: Susan Ellis
New York Times
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Common Sense: Why Russia Can’t Afford Another Cold War
March 7, 2014 - 9:28pm
The old Soviet Union was all but impervious to foreign economic or business pressure. But now it has a stock market, and an economy heavily reliant on exports to Europe.
As Job Creation Increases in February, Economists See Signs of a Spring Thaw
March 7, 2014 - 8:59pm
The American economy added more jobs in February than in either of the two months preceding it, suggesting winter weather had been the primary obstacle to growth.
Among the Wounded in Syria’s War: Ancient History
March 7, 2014 - 8:45pm
Archaeologists, long kept from their work in Syria, now hear reports of fighting and theft at historical sites and museums.
Wing Cracks Delay Boeing 787 Assembly
March 7, 2014 - 8:19pm
The hairline cracks are tied to a change in the manufacturing process of the carbon composite wings by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in Japan, and do not affect planes in use, Boeing says.
Study Finds a Gender Gap at the Top Museums
March 7, 2014 - 7:09pm
Women run just a quarter of the biggest art museums in the United States and Canada, and they earn about a third less than their male counterparts, according to a report.
Western Businesses in Russia, Watchful and Wary
March 7, 2014 - 6:44pm
American players including Pepsi and McDonald’s are active in Russia. But for many West European businesses, that market is even more crucial.
Turkey’s Leaders Spar Over Plan to Muzzle Social Media
March 7, 2014 - 6:16pm
President Abdullah Gul said he would not go along with a pledge to shut down Facebook and YouTube by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who is facing a corruption inquiry.
Judge Dismisses Charges Against Whistle-Blower in Sexual Abuse Case
March 7, 2014 - 5:41pm
Samuel Kellner had been accused of trying to extort money from the family of Baruch Lebovits, an accused molester, and bribing a young man to testify falsely.
Is There a Doctor in the House? Yes, 17. And 3 in the Senate.
March 7, 2014 - 5:00pm
A heightened political awareness, and a healthy self-regard that they could do a better job, are drawing a surprisingly large number of doctors to the power of elective office.
Trendspotting: Trends From the Fall 2014 Fashion Shows
March 7, 2014 - 4:20pm
The recent fall collections offered a wealth of surprising new looks and three clear trends emerged.
Congolese Militia Leader Convicted in Attack on Village
March 7, 2014 - 3:47pm
The militia leader, Germain Katanga, was found guilty at the International Criminal Court of complicity in organizing an attack in 2003 that left more than 200 people dead.
Political Memo: For G.O.P., Hard Line on Immigration Comes at a Cost
March 7, 2014 - 3:08pm
If House Republican leaders have not yet killed an immigration measure, it may be because of the growing power of Latinos at the ballot box.
In Parched California, Town Taps Run Nearly Dry
March 7, 2014 - 2:36pm
For the middle-class town Lake of the Woods, the absence of rain is posing a fundamental threat to drinking water.
City Musicians, Old and Young, Perform in a Global Event
March 7, 2014 - 2:09pm
For the revived Worldwide Music Play-In, classical musicians of all levels and all ages from the five boroughs joined players around the globe.
Court Orders Kansas Legislature to Spend More on Schools
March 7, 2014 - 2:01pm
The issue of increasing base aid per student was politically charged because as lawmakers were refusing to increase funding, they passed the largest tax cuts in state history.
Los Angeles Film Festival to Highlight the City as Star
March 7, 2014 - 1:51pm
The Los Angeles Film Festival plans to celebrate the city’s moviemaking culture, which has receded as studios increasingly make movies elsewhere.
Theater Review: Bryan Cranston as President Johnson in ‘All the Way’
March 7, 2014 - 1:21pm
Bryan Cranston stars in “All the Way,” about President Lyndon B. Johnson’s push for the Civil Rights Act.
Video: Times Minute | Highlights From CPAC
March 7, 2014 - 1:09pm
Also on the Minute, intrigue over the inventor of Bitcoin and Plácido Domingo makes a second career as a baritone.
Malaysian Opposition Leader Sentenced in Sodomy Case
March 7, 2014 - 12:24pm
An appeals court gave Anwar Ibrahim a five-year term a week before he was expected to register for elections.
Reaching My Autistic Son Through Disney
March 7, 2014 - 12:11pm
Owen barely communicated with my wife and me. But he opened up to the parrot from “Aladdin.”
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USC Students Spend Alternative Spring Break on St. Croix
Ridge to Reef Farm Offers 9th Annual Caribbean Rendezvous ‘Bush Skills’
54 JFLH Employees Complete Their Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certifications
The V.I. Answer Desk
Virtue of the Week: Friendliness
Who Killed the Incandescent Bulb?
Caribbean Advertising Federation Announces ADDYs
Cruise Ship Schedule for March 1-31
Innovative Cable TV Launches ESPNU, Expands HD Channel Lineup
St. Croix Clubs and Organizations Directory
Military News of Virgin Islanders for March
Beach Advisory for March 3-7
USVI’s McKenzie, Clarke and BVI’s Morrell Earn Youth Olympics Spots
UVI Track and Field Athletes Do Well at LAI Qualifier
Bridget Klein Continues Success at Flight 64 4-Mile
This Week’s Senate Calendar
VA Hosts Workshop on Survivors Benefits, Indemnity Compensation
WAPA Implements Interactive Voice Response/Outage Management System
What’s Up Next on the Doug Lewis Show
Unity of St. Croix Presents Afternoon of Music and Poetry
Now Playing: “300: Rise of an Empire (3D),” “300: Rise of an Empire” and “Mr. Peabody and Sherman”
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