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Caribbean News – Caribbean Nationals Among Queen’s Young Leaders Honorees

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: Eight Caribbean youth leaders are among this year’s winners of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award program. They are: Aubrey Stewart of Jamaica, Ronelle King of Barbados, Lakeyia Joseph of Dominica, Jenella Edwards of Grenada, Marva Langevine of Guyana, Jodie Dennie of St. Vincent & the Grenadines and Benedict Bryan and Jean-Claude ...

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Caribbean Entertainment Report – Dancehall Producer Shot Dead

  Cleon “Mineral Boss” Jones was shot and killed on Tuesday morning on Caymanas Estate Road in St Catherine, Jamaica. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: A top Jamaican dancehall producer and independent label owner has been shot dead in Jamaica. Cleon “Mineral Boss” Jones was shot and killed on Tuesday morning on Caymanas Estate Road in ...

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Caribbean Sports – Gayle Keeps Hope Alive For West Indies

Chris Gayle is keeping hope alive for the Windies ahead of the ODI’s against the Black Tops. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: Star cricketer, Chris Gayle, is staying hopeful for the West Indies cricket team despite their back to back test loss against New Zealand. Gayle, who recently reached his record-breaking 20th T20 century with an his ...

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Caribbean Travel – Canada Is Warning Nationals About This Caribbean Central American Nation

Despite the beauty, Canada is warning its nationals to be on high alert when traveling to Belize. News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: The Canadian government is warning its nationals to exercise a high degree of caution when traveling to the CARICOM, Central American nation of Belize. The warning on Belize was updated this week because of crime ...

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The Hypocrisy Of Donald Trump Knows No End

  After bashing immigrants on Friday, Dec. 8th in Florida, Donald Trump speaks at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum on December 9, 2017 in Jackson, Mississippi. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: On Friday night, Dec. 8, 2017, I listened to the US’ Hypocrite-In-Chief, Donald J. Trump, rile up ...

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Brand Jamaica Makes Its Way Into German Politics

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Dec. 14, 2017: There is no stopping Brand Jamaica. By some weird coincidence, Jamaica has found its way into German politics this year leading to the word of the year – “Jamaika-Aus.” The Society for German Language has chosen “Jamaika-Aus,” which translates to “Jamaica Out,” as the country’s 2017 Word of the Year. The ...

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If You Paid For Solodyn®, A Class Action Lawsuit May Affect Your Rights

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – You may be affected by a class action lawsuit against Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp., and Impax Laboratories, (“Defendants”). The lawsuit claims that Defendants unlawfully delayed the availability of allegedly less-expensive generic versions of Solodyn and that Defendants’ conduct caused certain consumers and third-party payors (discussed below) to pay too much for Solodyn in ...

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Caribbean American Congresswoman Has A Simple Message For Doug Jones

Senator Elect Doug Jones and his wife at last night’s victory party in Birmingham, Alabama. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Dec. 13, 2017: Millions continue to celebrate the stunning election Tuesday night of Alabama Democratic Senatorial candidate, Doug Jones, to the US Senate, including Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette Clarke. Shortly after CNN projected Jones as the winner of the ...

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Cable & Wireless Announces John Reid, CEO to Step Down

News Americas, MIAMI, Dec. 12, 2017: Cable & Wireless Communications (”C&W”) today announced that John Reid will step down from the position of CEO in early 2018. An announcement on C&W’s incoming CEO will be made in due course, and until that time, Reid will remain in the post and will support the transition to new leadership. Mike Fries, CEO of Liberty ...

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Caribbean News – This Caribbean Country Is Going To The Polls Next Week

CCM rally goers in the Feb. 15, 2015 election. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Tues. Dec. 12, 2017: Nationals on the tiny Caribbean island of Nevis will go to the polls next week to elect a new local government. Voters will go to the polls on Dec. 18th. The ruling Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM) will again face-off against the Nevis Reformation ...

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