Kirby: Old Farmer's 2015 Almanac predicting another icy winter

...Thomson, made it to Alaska, where the weather was great.Friends Ralph Marcano, Tom Fender and Jesse Storey were in the Bahamas for a dream vacation. And Nancy and Andy were in Pittsburgh for a class reunion ... and a chance to watch the Steelers...

Jessica Korda wins LPGA Classic in Bahamas

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas - Jessica Korda won the season-opening Bahamas LPGA Classic on Sunday for her second tour title, holing a 6-foot birdie putt on the final hole to beat Stacy Lewis by a stroke.The 20-year-old Korda closed with...

One Cuban defector leaves Bahamas for Japan

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Cuban baseball defector Jorge Luis...two weeks in a detention center in the Bahamas, was on his way to Japan Tuesday after...Amsterdam, said Vernon Burrows, the Bahamas' deputy immigration director. Meanwhile...

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Fran Skirts Bahamas; South Carolina Seeks Voluntary Evacuations

...MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Fran skirted the Bahamas today as U.S. forecastersscurried to...sometime lateThursday. The northwest Bahamas were under a hurricane warning, but a...date was not immediately set. In the Bahamas, residentshad boarded up homes and headed...

Cornrows a Bahamas vacation thing

NASSAU, Bahamas -- There was something not quite Wall...their hair braided on islands like the Bahamas. The 40-, 50-, 60- and even 70-something...braiding is a generational thing in the Bahamas; it is part of our culture," Gedeon...

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Cuban pitcher may stay in Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) -- "El Duque" is learning fast...Wednesday, but on Thursday, he asked the Bahamas for asylum and apparently is lining up...deputy director of immigration for the Bahamas. Hernandez and seven other Cubans sought...

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Tropical Storm Mindy spins toward Bahamas

...JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Mindy churned toward the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands on Saturday with winds of...tropical storm warning remained in effect for the far southeastern Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos. Mindy has the potential for gradual...

Top SC teacher gets Bahamas vacation

GREENVILLE, S.C. - South Carolina's Teacher of the Year recently received a five-night Bahamas cruise and now a second lucky teacher is getting a holiday in the sun as well.The winner is being announced Tuesday at a Bojangles...

Lady Bulldogs win in Bahamas

FREEPORT, Bahamas --- Tasha Humphrey scored 15 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, and No. 8 Georgia remained unbeaten by downing Prairie View A...

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Joyceland McCaster and Victorious Soul wins gospel award

...July 24 in Birmingham, Ala.The awards recognize and showcase independent artists from the United States, Canada and the Bahamas."It's the largest independent gospel award you can get before you hit national status," McCaster said.The group...