Asian, Asian American heroes to power Marvel comics series

Asian superheroes — assemble. Marvel Comics is giving ink to an unprecedented team-up of its mightiest Asian and Asian American heroes, also known as the new Agents of Atlas. Established icons like martial arts master Shang-Chi and newbies like Wave, the newest Filipino superhero, will team up in a stand-alone, five-part comic book series starting […]

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Lawmaker says Iran doesn’t want direct or proxy war with US

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran will “under no circumstances” enter a war either directly or indirectly with the United States, a prominent reformist Iranian lawmaker said Wednesday, as both Washington and Tehran try to ease heightened tensions in the region. The reported comments by Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh come after the White House earlier this month sent […]

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Donna-lee Hilton elected as president of the association of former tourism employees and retirees

Donna-lee Hilton elected as president of the association of former tourism employees and retirees NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Association of Former Tourism Employees and Retirees (AFTER Group) has recently elected Donna-lee Hilton as its new President. The AFTER Group has been in existence for five years under the leadership of Ms. Judith Theophilus, who was congratulated […]

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BBF supports CSA’s Girl Empowerment Hoops Program

The Bahamas Basketball Federation (BBF) yesterday officially endorsed CSA Basketball’s Girls Empowerment Hoops Program. The year-round program was designed to help with the development of women’s basketball in the country. According to CSA director Marvin Henfield, the first session takes place on May 22 at the Kendal Isaacs Gymnasium. The program will is available to […]

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Ferguson-McKenzie dispels death rumors

Former Olympic relay gold medalist Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie yesterday was the victim of a death hoax that started on Whatsapp. The message about the University of Kentucky track and field assistant coach’s death circulated from the early morning and made its way across several social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter. Ferguson-McKenzie, in an interview with […]

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Tank upset with boxing matchmakers

Heavyweight boxer Sherman “The Tank” Williams is disgruntled over the fact that he feels he’s being black-balled by boxing matchmakers. In a recent interview, Williams expressed his frustration about the complications of matchmaking, and the politics involved in it. Williams says he’s adamantly been trying to get former WBA World Champion Alexander Povetkin to agree to […]