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Caribbean News – Porn Racket Targeting Young Women Reaches Trinidad & Tobago

News Americas, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Mon. Feb. 26, 2018: A porn racket that reportedly draws young women and teenagers in through modelling ads in local newspapers, has reportedly reached the shores of the twin island Republic of Trinidad & Tobago. A 25-year-old Cunupia man, who pretended to be a professional photographer and advertised in the papers for models was arrested during ...

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What Nation Of Immigrants?

News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: Forget “nation of immigrants.” It’s now all about enforcement it seems, under the Donald Trump U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, (USCIS,) which as of yesterday, dropped the term from its mission statement. Prior to Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, the USCIS’ mission statement read: “USCIS secures America’s promise as a nation of immigrants ...

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Trump’s America – Episode # 58 – O Holy Night

  By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: O Holy Night …. America was brightly shining Wednesday night! Alexander Hamilton would have been the first to agree but mre on AH later. The Town Hall held in Parkland, Florida, Wednesday night was impressive. Never have we seen quite an assemblage like it, and with a ...

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5 West Indians In US Black History

Compiled By NAN News Editor News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: This week we put the spotlight on another five West Indians in US Black History who many have forgotten but whom we must remember this and every Black History Month. Stanley Herbert Adams Stanley Herbert Adams was a Barbados national who went on to serve as registrar ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Caribbean Born Actors Gets Rave Reviews In Black Panther Performance

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: As “Black Panther,” the Marvel Studios’ superhero movie continues to break records at the box office following its US $242 million opening weekend and evoke pride among blacks globally, many are saluting the performance of two Caribbean-born actors in the movie. Guyanese-born Letitia Wright, 24, plays Shuri, ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Sentencing For Nicki Minaj’s Brother Postponed

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: The sentencing of the 39-year-old brother of Trinidad-born rapper, Nicki Minaj, has been postponed until next month. Jelani Maraj is faces up to life in prison for the rape of his step-daughter but his sentencing was put off this week after his lawyer filed a petition to ...

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Caribbean Immigrant Is Third ICE Detainee To Die This Year

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: A Caribbean immigrant has become the third detainee to die in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) so far this fiscal year. Cuban national, Luis Ramirez-Marcano, 59, passed away on Feb. 19th at the Kendall Regional Medical Center (KRMC) in Miami. He was in detention at the Krome Detention ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Jamaican-Born Designer Presents Stunning All-White Collection During New York Fashion Week

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: Jamaican-born, New York designer, Glenroy March, received effusive of praise last week as the House of D’Marsh unveiled its Fall 2018 collection during New York Fashion Week (NYFW). The lobby of trendy and elegant Row NYC Hotel was transformed into an autumn setting with leaves strewn around ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Rihanna Turns 30

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: Barbadian singer, turned actress, entrepreneur and humanitarian has hit the big 3-0! The singer turned 30th on Feb. 20th and got a birthday wish from ex Chris Brown even as she celebrated at the Seagram Building in NYC. Brown took to his Instagram page to wish the ...

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Caribbean Sports – Pakistan Cricketer Takes Apparent Racist Dig At Darren Sammy

  By NAN Sports Editor  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 23, 2018: A Pakistan-born cricketer was called out on Twitter this week after taking what some see as a racist dig at former West Indies skipper, Darren Sammy. As third season of the Pakistan Super League kicked off, Sammy was erroneously introduced as a “Khan” during the presser ...

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