EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices

BRUSSELS (AP) — European regulators came down hard on another U.S. tech giant Wednesday, fining Google a record $5 billion Wednesday for forcing cellphone makers that use the company’s Android operating system to install Google search and browser apps. The European Union said Google’s practices restrict competition and reduce choices for consumers. While Google can […]

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Conch poisoning cases could possibly rise to as much as 60

There are now 17 confirmed cases of conch poisoning here in The Bahamas according to the health minister however, that number could potentially spike to more than 60, as unconfirmed reports suggest that dozens of persons were poisoned at a function over the weekend. Health Minister Dr. Sands told Eyewitness News early Wednesday morning, that […]

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Four electrocuted in industrial accident on Eleuthera

Police are investigating a freak accident that left four men suffering from injuries after they were electrocuted in Eleuthera. Investigators said the industrial accident took place shortly after 11:00 a.m. on Monday in the island’s capital, Governor’s Harbour. According to reports, the four men were removing palm trees from a container at a business establishment on […]

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