Monday, November 20, 2017

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Charles Manson, whose cult slayings horrified world, dies

Nov. 20, 2017, 9:24 AM AST Comments

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the summer of 1969, a scruffy ex-convict with a magnetic hold on young women sent some of his disciples into the night to carry out a series of gruesome killings in Los Angeles. In so doing, Charles Manson became the leering face of evil on front pages across America and




PRISON OFFICER’S CHILD SHOT*

Nov. 19, 2017, 10:1 PM AST Comments

MEMBERS of the Prison Officers Association will be meeting with Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi again tomorrow to further discuss security arrangements for members of the protective services, This according to president of the association Ceron Richards, after another member of the Prison Service wa


Dillian Johnson speaks out: I want no part of 'witch hunt'*

Nov. 19, 2017, 9:55 PM AST Comments

DILLIAN JOHNSON, one of 12 people who successfully obtained Housing Development Corporation (HDC) houses after Chief Justice Ivor Archie personally called senior HDC officials to fast-track the applications, has said he wants no part of the “witch hunt” which he said has been launched ag

Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan is new COP leader*

Nov. 19, 2017, 9:48 PM AST Comments

Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan is the new leader of the Congress of the People (COP). Just after 7.15 p.m. yesterday Sharon Gopaul-McNicols called Seepersad-Bachan and conceded the election.


Shock, sadness as PNM councillor dies*

Nov. 19, 2017, 9:41 PM AST Comments

“No words can express it.” That was the reaction of eldest son Kedane “Raj” Rajpaul, 29, to devastating news his father, Belmont East councillor Darryl Rajpaul, 49, had died suddenly.


Port loses, must pay $8.5m to A&M*

Nov. 19, 2017, 9:38 PM AST Comments

THE Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago has been ordered to pay compensation to a Claxton Bay-based motor vehicle dealer in the sum of $8.5 million, and to also hand over to the company 185 vehicles which it imported, but which the authority had refused to release.


Petrotrin holds back $70M from A&V *

Nov. 18, 2017, 8:27 PM AST Comments

By Renuka Singh—A AND V Drilling and Workover says State oil company Petrotrin has withheld payment of $70 million for crude oil A&V supplied to it.


CJ gets house for felon *

Nov. 18, 2017, 8:22 PM AST Comments

Denyse Renne—CONVICTED felon Dillian Johnson was among 12 people recommended for Housing Development Corporation (HDC) units by Chief Justice Ivor Archie.