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News The Bahamas: The Bahamas’ iconic conch could soon disappear

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/the-bahamas%e2%80%99-iconic-conch-could-soon-disappear/ar-BBSjTYw
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

When you're a conch, mating is better in a group. In fact, it’s the only way it works. These slow-moving Caribbean sea slugs carry heavy pink and orange shells, which make chasing down mates cumbersom...

News The Bahamas: Zecheng Dou wins the Bahamas Great Exuma Classic

News source: https://thenassauguardian.com/2019/01/18/zecheng-dou-wins-the-bahamas-great-exuma-classic/
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

GREAT EXUMA, The Bahamas — The Islands of The Bahamas have hit a hole-in-one with the Bahamas Great Exuma Classic, as players and organizers of the event continue to rave about its success. Over 132 p...

News The Bahamas: DevDigital Opens New Location in The Bahamas

News source: https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/devdigital-opens-new-location-in-the-bahamas-2019-01-18
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

DevDigital, a leading software and web development company based in Nashville, TN, is pleased to announce that it has launched operations in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, and will be headquartered ...

News The Bahamas: ‘Fyre’ and ‘Fyre Fraud’ Reviews: Behind the Scenes of a Music Festival Fiasco

News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/16/movies/fyre-reviews.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Hundreds of people bought tickets to a party on an island in the Bahamas promoted, fictionally, as once belonging to the drug lord and murderer Pablo Escobar. They were promised a luxe weekend and got ...

News The Bahamas: MSC Reveals More Details on Ocean Cay in The Bahamas

News source: https://www.caribjournal.com/2019/01/18/msc-reveals-more-details-on-ocean-cay-in-the-bahamas/
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

MSC Cruises has revealed more details at its new, soon-to-launch Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve private island destination. The new cruise stop in The Bahamas will officially debut Nov. 9, according to ...

News The Bahamas: Save the Sharks!

News source: https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/save-the-sharks/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

We will also apply behavioral tags to sharks to track their residency in the Bahamas Shark Sanctuary and conduct physiological work-ups to evaluate shark health. “Sharks are one of the most ...

News The Bahamas: Fyre Festival: Inside the world's biggest festival flop

News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-46904445
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

Tickets cost up to $100,000 (£75,000) and guests who booked were promised luxury accommodation and "the best in food, art, music and adventure" in the Bahamas. Instead they turned up to mattresses on ...

News The Bahamas: The festival that never was

News source: https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/festivals/the-festival-that-never-was-37722873.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Fyre was billed as the party of a lifetime - a glamorous, luxurious, exclusive music festival on Pablo Escobar's private island in the Bahamas. Supermodels, celebrities and world class music acts, inc...

News The Bahamas: The 10 Safest Countries for U.S. Travelers, Ranked

News source: https://www.gaytravel.com/gay-blog/the-10-safest-countries-for-u.s.-travelers-ranked
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

That’s also why the State Department assigns it to level two. 10. The Bahamas (score 3.05) An outlier, The Bahamas has a Safest Places score of 3.05 but doesn’t have a rating on the Global Peace Index ...

News The Bahamas: Fyre's Billy McFarland Has Negative Money In The Bank

News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/fyres-billy-mcfarland-negative-money-135000478.html
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

In April 2017, hundreds of millennials descended on the Bahamas for what they were promised would be a luxury Coachella held on a private island once owned by Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar.

News The Bahamas: We watched Netflix's and Hulu's docs about the doomed Fyre Festival, and one gives you a better look inside the fiasco

News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/netflix-vs-hulu-fyre-festival-documentary-which-is-better-to-watch-2019-1
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

2017's Fyre Festival became a viral sensation when hundreds of people expecting to party with celebrities on an island in the Bahamas showed up to an event in complete disarray. Now two documentaries, ...

News The Bahamas: Review: Netflix's ‘Fyre’ takes an intimate look at everything that went wrong with the Fyre Festival

News source: https://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/la-et-mn-fyre-review-20190117-story.html
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

Even worse, the festival got kicked off its original Bahamas location (touted as drug kingpin Pablo Escobar’s former private retreat) and ended up on Great Exuma — on what was already the island’s bus...