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Accident on W. Hwy claims five lives

Five people are dead and two have been seriously injured in a traffic accident on the Western Highway. According to witnesses, around nine this morning an Isuzu pick-up travelling at [...]

Armed robbers touch Brodies for $2,000

First they hit American Airlines, then Bottom Dollar and now Brodies. And while all these robberies are not necessarily related, they do have one striking similarity: impeccable timing. Around ten [...]

Suspect arrested in Belmopan abduction

A suspect has been arrested in the harrowing abduction of a Belmopan woman. Thirty-seven year old Roy Neal was positively identified by his victim as one of the men who [...]

Prison guard busted for half pound of weed

A prison officer might be spending a lot more time at his workplace after he was busted for drugs. According to court reports, on Monday thirty-six year old Rene Young [...]

D.F.C. of Inquiry opens with frank testimony

The long awaited public hearings by the Commission of Inquiry, appointed to look into the actions of the Development Finance Corporation from 1999 through 2004, got underway today. And if [...]

Decision due Monday in Free Zone case

Arguments concluded today in the court of Justice Samuel Awich on the matter of recent elections to the board of the Corozal Free Zone. The question of whether to allow [...]

O.A.S. trains officials to fight human trafficking

Human trafficking: it’s an interesting story to cover because it’s really two stories. The first is the phenomenon of trafficking itself and how serious a problem it is or isn’t. [...]