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Caribbean Cruise Line fined $500G for robocalls – Asbury Park Press

Asbury Park PressCaribbean Cruise Line fined $500G for robocallsAsbury Park PressCaribbean Cruise Line, a Florida-based marketer of cruise vacations, will pay more than $500,000 for allegedly making billions of illegal robocall pitches masquerading as ... Continue reading →

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Jamaica Award-Winning Jazz Great Monty Alexander & The Harlem Kingston Express For Jazz Standard

Share Jamaica Award-Winning Jazz Great Monty Alexander CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar 2, 2015: Fresh from a stellar appearance in Munich, Germany, Jamaican-born jazz maestro and Commander in the Order of Distinction, Monty Alexander, along with his Grammy-nominated … Continue reading

Kennedy Funding Financial Suspends Lending in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Share Joins other major lenders in a response to territory’s lengthy foreclosure process ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Kennedy Funding Financial, LLC, one of the world’s largest private lenders, has suspended all lending in the U.S. Virgin Islands, … Continue reading

Seaborne Airlines to Launch Service between San Juan and Anguilla

Share SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines is pleased to announce the addition of non-stop service between San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) to Clayton J. Lloyd International airport on the island of … Continue reading

Entertainment

Funeral For NYPD Detective Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On Sprain Brook Parkway – CBS Local

CBS LocalFuneral For NYPD Detective Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On Sprain Brook ParkwayCBS LocalNYPD Detective Paul Duncan was killed in a crash on the Sprain Brook Parkway on Friday, Feb. 27. ... “The configuration of the entrances and exits to our parkways, they are confusing,” Assemblyman Tom Abinanti told WCBS 880's Sean Adams. “Clearly the ... Continue reading →

Business

Caribbean Investment & Finance Forum to Begin This Week in Trinidad

SAN JUAN – The Trinidad and Tobago government, in association with Latin Finance magazine, is organizing the Caribbean Investment & Finance Forum, an event taking place on Wednesday in Port of Spain, Trinidad. The two-day conference will discuss themes …

Sports

AB De Villiers: World Cup Superstar – International Cricket Council

International Cricket CouncilAB De Villiers: World Cup SuperstarInternational Cricket CouncilHowever much he might downplay it, de Villiers set the Sydney Cricket Ground alight. It would be a safe bet to say many Sydney workers took an early mark to ma... Continue reading →

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Guyanese Nabbed With Cocaine In Diced Fruit

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 4, 2015: A Guyanese national is now facing criminal charges in a Brooklyn court for trying to smuggle cocaine inside cans of diced fruit into the U.S. Colin McKenzie, 48, tried … Continue reading

Caribbean Change Agents – The Team That Helped Change The Government In St. Kitts

Share Tweet Dr. Isaac Newton By Bridgette Donaldson Special To NAN News Americas, ATLANTA, GA, Fri. Feb. 27, 2015:“Unprecedented!”  That’s how Paramount Communications President, Dr. Isaac Newton, sums up his team’s work with the main opposition parties in the recent … Continue reading

Caribbean Change Agents – The Team That Helped Change The Government In St. Kitts

Share Tweet Dr. Isaac Newton By Bridgette Donaldson Special To NAN News Americas, ATLANTA, GA, Fri. Feb. 27, 2015:“Unprecedented!”  That’s how Paramount Communications President, Dr. Isaac Newton, sums up his team’s work with the main opposition parties in the recent … Continue reading

Rastafarians Can Now Smoke Ganja Legally In Jamaica

Share Tweet News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thurs. Feb. 26, 2015: Members of the Rastafarian community across Jamaica can now burn “their herb” without fear of being arrested by the Jamaican police. A new law passed through the country’s parliament decriminalizes … Continue reading

Former Puerto Rico Mayor Jailed

Share Tweet Eduard Rivera-Correa News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Thurs. Feb. 26, 2015: A 61-year-old man who served as the mayor of the municipality of Río Grande, Puerto Rico in 2010 will now spend the next five plus years … Continue reading

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