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Archive for May 6th, 2014

  • Shark Lovers try to Save Jaws from Trinidad’s Bite

    Shark Lovers try to Save Jaws from Trinidad’s Bite

    A popular bake and shark restaurant on Maracas Beach. Photo by Grueslayer KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Conservationists said Wednesday they have launched a shark-saving campaign in the Caribbean country of Trinidad & Tobago, trying to stop locals and tourists from eating a popular delicacy: deep-fried shark sandwiches. Many have long considered “bake & shark” sandwiches

  • Cubans ‘Bury’ Man Alive in Mock Funeral

    Cubans ‘Bury’ Man Alive in Mock Funeral

    SANTIAGO DE LAS VEGAS, Cuba (AP) — Cuban villagers staged a mock funeral and burial of a living man this week in a boozy festival that has become an annual tradition in a small town near Havana. A tractor pulled a trailer slowly through the streets in the early morning carrying the man in a