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Russian mega-yacht owned by Putin friend docks in Port of Palm Beach

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - Days before President Donald Trump flies into town for Thanksgiving, one of the world's most expensive yachts, owned by Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich, sailed into the Port of Palm Beach Friday afternoon. >> Read more trending news But Abramovich's spokesman said the billio

KRMG - 2017-11-21 00:01:00

SLS Baha Mar now open in The Bahamas

MIAMI - Introducing a new level of lifestyle hospitality to The Bahamas, the 299-room SLS Baha Mar hotel is now open within Baha Mar, the $4.2 billion beachfront resort destination in Nassau with an elite collection of global luxury brands set along 3,000 feet of sparkling white sand beach and cryst

TRAVELDAILYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Watch: Rick Barnes talks No. 19 Purdue, Battle 4 Atlantis

(Photo: Danny Parker, 247Sports) Head coach Rick Barnes meets with reporters before practice at Pratt Pavilion Monday morning to preview Tennessee's play this week in the Battle 4 Atlantis at Paradise Island, Bahamas. The Vols (2-0) open the Atlantis bracket at noon Eastern Time Wednesday against No

247SPORTS - 2017-11-20 10:03:43

Black Friday Sale Starts Nov 24th.

The popular Breezes Black Friday Sale starts Friday, November 24. You won't want to miss out on these unbeatable offers on all-inclusive Breezes Bahamas getaways! The Breezes Black Friday Sale starts at 12:01 AM EST, Friday, November 24, 2017. Destinations Bahamas Booking Information 1-877-273-3937

TRAVELPULSE - 2017-11-20 16:09:00

Mirabella Raises $13,690 and Counting For The Humane Society of Grand Bahama

BRADENTON, Fla., Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Marshall Gobuty, President of Mirabella Florida, and his team have raised $13,690 over the last few weeks for the Humane Society of Grand Bahama, whose animals desperately needed medical supplies after the devastation from this year's hurricane season.

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-11-20 14:35:00

Purdue nears bowl eligibility after bad start, Hoosiers next

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm knows this script - and he is hoping the ending is the same. In 2014, his first season as Western Kentucky's head coach, the Hilltoppers were 3-5 before winning their final four games to qualify for the Bahamas Bowl, where they completed an 8-5 season with a 49-48 victory aga

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-11-20 21:59:00

Cuthbertson's 31 PTs boost C. Carolina past Iona 89-84

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) -- For the second time in as many days, Zac Cuthbertson established a career high as he scored 31 points and missed just three of 14-shot attempts and Coastal Carolina downed Iona 89-84 on Sunday in day three of the Island of the Bahamas Showcase. On Saturday, Cuthbertson establ

YAHOO SPORTS - 2017-11-20 00:33:42

UNI tops Chicago State for third consecutive win

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - Northern Iowa extended its winning streak to three games after defeating Chicago State 82-44 on Saturday. Bennett Koch finished with a team-high 21 points. The Panthers will head to the Bahamas to compete in the Battle 4 Atlantis. Their first opponent will be SMU on We

KCRG.COM - 2017-11-19 08:14:00

UTSA tops James Madison 90-77 in Bahamas' 7th-place game

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Jhivvan Jackson scored 12 of his career-high 22 points from the free-throw line and UT San Antonio beat James Madison 90-77 on Sunday in the seventh-place game of the Island of the Bahamas Showcase. Nick Allen added 15 points for UTSA (3-2). Austin Karrer had 11, and Deon Lyle and

ESPN - 2017-11-19 22:19:00

Vermont beats Coastal Carolina 80-67

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) -- Ernie Duncan made 3 of 7 from 3-point range and scored 19 to help Vermont beat Coastal Carolina 80-67 in the second day of the Island of the Bahamas Showcase on Saturday. Trae Bell-Haynes' 3-pointer with 10:07 left gave the Catamounts (2-1) the lead for good at 56-54 and spar


Brown scores 23 points in Bradley’s 70-64 victory in Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - Darrell Brown scored 23 points and Bradley beat Weber State 70-64 in the fifth-place game at the Island of the Bahamas Showcase on Sunday. Elijah Childs added 10 points and seven rebounds for the Braves (4-1), who had an uncharacteristically poor game on 3-point offense and de

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2017-11-19 21:39:17

Relaxing solo trip end of November - Solo Travel Forum

Hey all! So I am super stressed from work and they last minute approved a week vacation (after mandating me for thanksgiving!! Grr) for the week of November 25. I have done some solo traveling before, right now I am just looking for something super relaxing... nice beaches, maybe some spas, also rec


CCU Falls to Vermont In the Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas - Zac Cuthbertson scored a game-high 23 points and had another game-high 13 rebounds, but it was not enough as Coastal Carolina fell to highly-regarded Vermont 80-67. Jaylen Shaw scored 16 points and Artur Labinowicz added 10. CCU had a bad night shooting, finishing the game shooting


Live blog: Bahamas Showcase highlights a packed mid-major Saturday

Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Vermont got a scare yesterday. Can the Cats rebound? College football is over, folks. Sure, your friends might disagree. The schedule on your TV might disagree. But college basketball is in full swing and that means the annual gridiron appetiz


Purdue hosts Fairfield in final tune-up before Battle 4 Atlantis

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - No. 19 Purdue is one of the nation's most prolific offensive teams, averaging 100.7 points. Fairfield, on the other hand, centers everything on its defense while yielding just 62 points per game. Now 3-0, the Boilermakers host Fairfield (2-0) on Saturday night before heading


Iona uses big second-half run to get past Weber State 80-72

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - TK Edogi had 20 points on 10-of-14 shooting and grabbed 13 boards to help Iona beat Weber State 80-72 in the opening night of the Islands of The Bahamas Showcase on Friday. The Gaels (1-2) pulled away with a 28-7 run in the middle of the second half. Schadrac Casimir's 3-point


Harding, Richardson lead Weber St past James Madison 73-65

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) -- Jerrick Harding scored 21 points on 7-of-11 shooting and Ryan Richardson hit five 3-pointers and scored 18 to power Weber State to a 73-65 victory over James Madison at the Islands of the Bahamas Showcase on Saturday. Zach Braxton contributed 13 points and eight rebounds for


Can I go cruising in the Caribbean this winter?

Given widespread news reports of the devastation following hurricanes Irma and Maria, which caused catastrophic damage to some of the islands in their paths, it would be understandable if a Caribbean cruise was not something you were considering for the near future. Among the hardest-hit islands wer


What cruise you should take based on your zodiac sign

1/13 SLIDES Ruth Peterkin/Shutterstock Nothing beats a cruise. You get to explore multiple destinations while only unpacking once, there's a plethora of onboard amenities to keep you busy, and you don't have to worry about planning a thing. With so many different cruises to choose from, however, de


Bahamasair Flights Off to a Festive Start

Courtesy a smartly scheduled morning flight, passengers were splashing in the islands' famed turquoise waters by lunchtime. Junkanoo dancers and local dignitaries greeted passengers arriving in Nassau on the inaugural flight of Bahamasair's new nonstop service from Houston. Image: Scott Vogel Yeste