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Caribbean Diaspora Day Of Giving Raises Over USD 45K So Far For CDEMA

The Caribbean Day of giving is raising money to help CDEMA help countries like Dominica following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: Over 30 Caribbean Diaspora media entities and organizations locked arms Saturday for what was dubbed simply as the ‘Caribbean Day Of Giving’ to help victims of Hurricanes ...

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This Caribbean Premier Urgently Needs The Help Of Linesmen

This Richard Branson image shows part of the devastation in the BVI from Hurricane Irma. (Twitter image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: Hurricanes Irma and Maria left several islands without power as the storms took down electrical poles and left a tangled mess of downed poles and electrical wires in its wake. Now one Caribbean premier ...

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The NYPD Wants Your Help To Find The Killer Of This Jamaican American Teen

Jamaican American Teen Tylik Allen was murdered in Harlem and his killer is still on the lam. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: New York Police wants to know who murdered 18-year-old high school football star, Jamaican-American Tylik Allen. Allen, who was raised by his single parent Jamaican mother in Harlem, was gunned ...

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91-Year-Old Jamaican Immigrant Dead Following Home Invasion

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: A 91-year-old Jamaican immigrant is dead and his 100-year-old wife traumatized after burglars invaded their Brooklyn, NY home looking for valuables. Waldiman Thompson and his wife, Ethlin lived in their Bedford-Stuyvesant brownstone in NYC for decades, but on Wednesday October 11, 2017, at about 3:15 p.m., four ...

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Canada Warns Its Nationals To Exercise Caution Because Of Crime In These 8 Non-Hurricane Impacted Caribbean Nations

Canadian travelers at the Halifax airport. (Photo credit: MIKE DEMBECK/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, Toronto, Canada, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: Hurricanes Irma and Maria have landed several Caribbean nations on the Canadian government’s ‘avoid all travel’ list but crime in eight countries not affected by hurricanes has now placed them on Canada’s  ‘exercise a high degree of ...

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Jamaican Singer Who Contributed To Rihanna’s ‘Work’ To Get ASCAP Award

Richie Stephens at the ASCAP 2017 Rhythm & Soul Music Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on June 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for ASCAP) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: A top Jamaican singer who contributed to Rhianna’s popular song, ‘Work,’ is set ...

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STRATACACHE Expands South with New Latin America-focused business unit – STRATACACHE LatAm

DAYTON, Ohio, Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – STRATACACHE today announced the launch of a new division, named STRATACACHE LatAm (STRATA LATAM), headquartered in Mexico City and focused on delivering scalable, fully managed digital media solutions to the Latin American (LATAM) and Caribbean markets. STRATA LATAM will engage large organizations seeking to use rich media, interactive audience and customer experiences ...

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Trinidad Soccer Fans See Warriors Win Over US As Payback For 1989 Loss

Trinidad & Tobago’s Soca Warriors celebrate Alvin Jones’ goal that helped them seal the deal on Tuesday night, Oct. 10, 2017 and end the US’ chances of a World Cup 2018 appearance. (Soca Warriors image) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 12, 2017: It was the shot heard around the world and a 2017 David ...

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Here’s Where Some Of The Hurricane Impacted Caribbean Nations Stand Today

Clean up continues in Saint-Martin. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 11, 2017: Several representatives of Caribbean islands impacted by both Hurricanes Irma and Maria were at the 2017 State of the Tourism Industry Conference (SOTIC), conference in Grenada and gave an update on their current status. Here’s where they stand:  St. Maarten Rolando Brison, the director of tourism ...

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A Tarry Town Performance For Jamaican Virtuoso Monty Alexander

Grammy Nominated Legendary Jamaican Jazz Great Monty Alexander. NEW YORK, NY, Oct. 10 2017: Renowned Grammy-nominated, Jamaican jazz great, Monty Alexander, has taken his brand of jazz to fans around the world. But this month he returns to Upstate New York for a performance at the famous Jazz Forum. Alexander, who has been presented with the Commander In The Order ...

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