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Aileen Torres-Bennett

As warming threatens reefs, fragile Fiji explores inland tourism

Oct 26 2018

SUVA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - On a royal tour to Fiji this week, Britain's Prince Harry drew attention to the climate change threat facing the island country's people on a daily basis.

Cayman Islands take 'can't beat 'em, eat 'em' stance on lionfish

Apr 12 2015

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, In a reef just off the popular USS Kittiwake dive site in Grand Cayman, hunters armed with spears seek out lionfish - an invasive species so destructive that authorities want them caught and served up as a tasty dish. | Video

Cayman Islands take 'can't beat 'em, eat 'em' stance on lionfish

Apr 12 2015

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, In a reef just off the popular USS Kittiwake dive site in Grand Cayman, hunters armed with spears seek out lionfish - an invasive species so destructive that authorities want them caught and served up as a tasty dish. | Video

FEATURE-Cayman Islands take 'can't beat 'em, eat 'em' stance on lionfish

Apr 12 2015

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, April 12, In a reef just off the popular USS Kittiwake dive site in Grand Cayman, hunters armed with spears seek out lionfish - an invasive species so destructive that authorities want them caught and served up as a tasty dish.

Obama tells Jamaicans to go easy on the 'ganja'

Apr 09 2015

KINGSTON President Barack Obama waded into a hot topic in Jamaica on Thursday when he was asked for his views on pot, an item close to the hearts - and minds - of many people in this Caribbean nation famous for its local "ganja" crop.

Obama tells Jamaicans to go easy on the 'ganja'

Apr 09 2015

KINGSTON President Barack Obama waded into a hot topic in Jamaica on Thursday when he was asked for his views on pot, an item close to the hearts - and minds - of many people in this Caribbean nation famous for its local "ganja" crop.

Funeral held in Jamaica for Mario Deane, beaten to death in jail

Sep 21 2014

KINGSTON A funeral was held in Montego Bay on Sunday for a 31-year-old Jamaican man who died last month after he was beaten in his jail cell.

Funeral held in Jamaica for Mario Deane, beaten to death in jail

Sep 21 2014

KINGSTON A funeral was held in Montego Bay on Sunday for a 31-year-old Jamaican man who died last month after he was beaten in his jail cell.

Wreckage of small U.S. plane believed sunk in ocean, Jamaica says

Sep 06 2014

KINGSTON The search for the wreckage of a small U.S. private plane that crashed off the northeast coast of Jamaica continued into the evening on Saturday, after searchers spotted an oil slick where the aircraft is believed to have hit the water, authorities said.

Wreckage of small U.S. plane believed sunk in ocean, Jamaica says

Sep 06 2014

KINGSTON The search for the wreckage of a small U.S. private plane that crashed off the northeast coast of Jamaica continued into the evening on Saturday, after searchers spotted an oil slick where the aircraft is believed to have hit the water, authorities said.

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