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Taranaki born swindler found dead in condo fire in the Bahamas.

Taranaki's smoothest and most successful fraudster has died. 

- Stuff - NZ

Long-Delayed Baha Mar Resort Is Finally Open, But Atlantis Isn't Worried.

Well, that only took a few years. It'll be interesting to see how tourism to the Bahamas changes now that the long-beleaguered mega resort has finally opened. -Deanna Ting

- Skift - US

WATCH: Ringling Bros. Circus takes final bow.

After 146 years, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus took its final bow at New York's Nassau Coliseum. "Now and forevermore the greatest show on Earth."

- ABC News - US

WATCH: 'GMA' Hot List: Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay on her journey to love.

Plus, Ginger Zee dives with Caribbean reef sharks off the Bahamas.

- ABC News - US

Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years.

UNIONDALE, N.Y. " The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus that has wowed crowds for 146 years with its "Greatest Show on Earth" is taking its final bow on Sunday.The circus' last show at the Nassau County Coliseum...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Here's what Fyre Festival attendees thought they were getting when they bought $1,200 tickets — and here's the reality at the center of an FBI investigation.

YourTube/Fyre FestivalFyre Festival organizers Billy McFarland and Ja Rule are already facing several major lawsuits after attempting to put on a music festival in the Bahamas, only to have it collapse before it began. According to a new report in The New York Times, the cofounders of Fyre Media, who put on the event, are ...

- Business Insider - US

NYT Gets Its Hands on Telling Recording of Fyre Fest Meeting.

People won't soon forget the Ja Rule "luxury" music fest in the Bahamas that ended in chaos . The performer and his business partner, Billy McFarland, apologized afterward, but the pair's company, Fyre Media, has now been slammed with more than a dozen lawsuits, and a source tells the New York...

- Newser - US

Organizers of the disastrous Fyre Festival are reportedly being investigated by the FBI.

Entrepreneur Billy McFarland and rapper Ja Rule have been targeted with several lawsuits since the Fyre Festival, the weekend-long luxury music event they had planned in the Bahamas, fell into chaos before it could begin. According to a new report in The New York Times, the co-founders of Fyre Media, who put on the event, ...

- Business Insider - US

'Greatest Show on Earth' Takes Its Final Bow.

The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus that has wowed crowds for 146 years with its "Greatest Show on Earth" is taking its final bow on Sunday. The circus' last show at the Nassau County Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, is sold out, and former circus performers will be...

- Newser - US

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus close after 146 years.

, May 22 : After being a part of American history for 146 years, the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey circus performed their last show on Sunday in the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.The decision came from its parent company, Feld Entertainment, after a long standing slump in ticket sales as the business became ...

- Sify - IN

'Greatest Show on Earth' takes its final bow after 146 years.

The clowns, animal acts and acrobats of the storied Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus took their final bow at an arena outside New York on Sunday, with a space-themed balancing act kicking off the farewell performance of the "Greatest Show on Earth" after nearly 150 years. Capping a legacy that stretches back to 19th ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Fans Grateful for One Last Time at the ‘Greatest Show on Earth’

Lions, tigers and clowns, no more. Oh my. It’s curtains for the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. This weekend is the last chance for fans to see death-defying acrobats, exotic animals and flashy costumes as the circus ends its 146-year reign as one of the world’s biggest big tops. Ringling’s ...

- Voice of America - US

Coast Guard halts search in Bahamas for missing small plane

MIAMI " The Coast Guard says authorities have suspended the search for a small plane that apparently crashed into the ocean in the Bahamas with four people on board, including two children and a prominent New York businesswoman.Air...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

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