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Lawsuit Against Antigua & Barbuda Prime Minister Going To Trial

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Gaston Browne, seen here onstage during Global Citizen Festival 2017 at Central Park on September 23, 2017 in New York City, is being sued by Dr. Isaac Newton for defamation. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images) News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: A defamation lawsuit filed by a U.S. Caribbean Diaspora national against ...

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Caribbean Sports – Meet The Caribbean-Born Players Of The World Series Winning Houston Astros

Cuban-born Yuli Gurriel #10 of the Houston Astros celebrates with teammate Jose Altuve #27 after scoring off of a double hit by Brian McCann #16 against Tommy Kahnle #48 of the New York Yankees during the fifth inning in Game Seven of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park on October 21, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by ...

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Idaho Credit Union Says ‘Black Face’ Jamaican Bobsled Wearing Halloween Costume Staffers Meant No Disrespect

The four women in black facepaint with what appear to be afro or braid wigs, yellow stocking caps and a cardboard “bobsled” labeled “Jamaica” — a nod to the 1988 Olympic team and the popular ‘90s movie “Cool Runnings. (Instagram image) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: A credit union in the northwestern state of Idaho says four ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Guyanese-American Actor To Star In Horror Flick

Sean Patrick Thomas’ roots extend to Guyana. (Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for GOOD+ Foundation) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: Guyanese-American Actor Sean Patrick Thomas (Halloween: Resurrection) has joined forces with actress Linda Cardellini in the James Wan-produced horror flick, The Children. The story follows a social worker who, while investigating the mysterious disappearance of two children, ...

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Caribbean Business – Russia’s Growing Caribbean Interest

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L) shakes hands with Saint Kitts and Nevis’s Foreign Minister Mark Brantley during talks on the sidelines of the 72nd session of UN General Assembly. Alexander Shcherbak/TASS (Photo by Alexander Shcherbak\TASS via Getty Images) By David Jessop  News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: On October 10th, a report appeared in the Russian media ...

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Caribbean Tourism – The Solo Traveler And The Caribbean

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: One of the odder experiences in my past was when, while sitting on a beach in Barbados, a young American visitor appeared from nowhere and asked if I was vacationing on my own. As it happened, I was quietly spending a Sunday alone before a week of political interviews. ...

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The Latest Target Of The Trump Wrecking Ball – Foreign-Born Military Service Members

Foreign-born sailors, currently serving in the U.S. Navy at Naval Station Great Lakes, are sworn in as U.S. Citizens during a ceremony on September 15, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MAIMI, FL, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: The Donald Trump administration – not content it seems on ridding the country of ...

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Trump’s America – Episode # 40 – Monsters In Our Midst

The Faces Of Evil Intent To Control Us By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: Monsters have invaded the Earth and they live in America. And Washington is doing nothing to protect us. Sorry, this episode is not going to be about the Mueller’s  “investigation.” Let everyone else write about it and the two opposing ...

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What You Should Know About Those Suicide Rates In Guyana

By Annan Boodram Special To NAN News Americas, BRONX, NY, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: Recently, my organization, The Caribbean Voice, received the following message from Dr. Leslie Ramsammy, former PPP/C Minister of Health:“When I was Minister of Health, I openly disagreed with them (WHO) on suicide…We have averaged between 140 and 170 deaths in my time as minister (2001 to ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Fish Tea

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: One of the most unique teas in the world is found in Jamaica’s Cuisine. This tea is not made from any kind of vegetation or spice but from freshly caught sprat fish. The beverage that is made from freshly caught sprat fish is called Fish Tea. It is ...

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