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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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Radisson halts Vikings sponsorship

September 16, 2014 - 7:05pm
Hotel chain Radisson suspends its sponsorship of NFL team Minnesota Vikings after one of their players was charged with child abuse.

The plight of Moldova's orphanage children

September 16, 2014 - 7:01pm
Plight of Moldova's orphanage children

Pennsylvania police 'killer' named

September 16, 2014 - 6:49pm
Pennsylvania State Police identify a suspect in the killing of one state trooper and the wounding of another on Friday.

VIDEO: US 'would consider Iraq ground troops'

September 16, 2014 - 6:25pm
US ground forces could be deployed against Islamic State (IS) militants if the current US-led strategy fails, top US General Martin Dempsey has said.

Real Madrid 5-1 FC Basel

September 16, 2014 - 6:23pm
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo score as Real Madrid begin their Champions League defence with a 5-1 win.

Campaigns seize on Scotland pledge

September 16, 2014 - 5:49pm
Both sides in the Scottish independence referendum debate seize on a pledge by the three main Westminster parties to devolve more powers.

Liverpool 2-1 Ludogorets Razgrad

September 16, 2014 - 5:48pm
A late Steven Gerrard penalty gives Liverpool a dramatic victory after Mario Balotelli scores his first goal for the club.

Chief defends Kashmir flood response

September 16, 2014 - 5:45pm
The top official in Indian-administered Kashmir defends the response to the region's worst flooding in decades, which have killed more than 200.

VIDEO: Controlled explosion on US bridge

September 16, 2014 - 4:59pm
Part of a bridge has been demolished near Paducah in Kentucky, in the US.

Borussia Dortmund 2-0 Arsenal

September 16, 2014 - 4:51pm
Arsenal make a losing start to their Champions League campaign as Borussia Dortmund secure a deserved victory.

Nasa picks astronaut ship designs

September 16, 2014 - 4:42pm
The US space agency picks the companies it hopes can take the country's astronauts back into space - a capability lost when the shuttles retired in 2011.

'100 children died' in Malta sinking

September 16, 2014 - 4:25pm
Up to 100 children may have been among 500 people who drowned after a migrant boat sank near Malta last week, a migration body says.

Global firms 'need new tax rules'

September 16, 2014 - 3:27pm
Moves to tackle corporate tax avoidance on a global scale are unveiled by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

The end of Atlantic City's hot streak

September 16, 2014 - 2:47pm
Atlantic City's long hot streak comes to an end

Russians urged 'don't panic'

September 16, 2014 - 2:33pm
Russian authorities urged people not to panic on Tuesday as the rouble fell to a new all-time low against the US dollar amid concerns about the effect of sanctions on the country's economy.

'Row' sparked Danish court shooting

September 16, 2014 - 2:16pm
A deadly shooting at a small claims court building in Copenhagen was the result of "a family dispute", Danish police say.

VIDEO: Surviving childhood in Malawi

September 16, 2014 - 2:13pm
Fergus Walsh reports from Malawi on how the country has worked to reduce infant mortality.

I had accident premonition - Norman

September 16, 2014 - 2:08pm
Ex-Open champion Greg Norman says he had a premonition about the chainsaw accident in which he nearly lost a hand.

French PM Valls wins confidence vote

September 16, 2014 - 1:53pm
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls narrowly wins a crucial confidence vote in parliament, despite a recent cabinet revolt over austerity measures.

UN calls for $1bn to fight Ebola

September 16, 2014 - 1:12pm
The UN says it needs $1bn to fight the West Africa Ebola outbreak, described as "unparalleled in modern times", as experts warn time is running out.