Today's Highlights

Tech rolls in Bahamas opener – Monroe News Star

Tech rolls in Bahamas openerMonroe News StarLouisiana Tech wasted little time acclimating its group of nine newcomers to the Bahamas. The Bulldogs rolled to a 134-52 win Monday night over the Pyramid Food Rockets in their first of three games at the Su... Continue reading →

PR News

Seaborne Airlines Makes Traveling Throughout the Caribbean Easier

Share SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Now, it will be easier than ever to make your dream of traveling the Caribbean come true. Seaborne Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the Caribbean, announced that they will … Continue reading →

Seaborne Airlines Makes Traveling Throughout the Caribbean Easier

Share SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Now, it will be easier than ever to make your dream of traveling the Caribbean come true. Seaborne Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the Caribbean, announced that they will … Continue reading →

White House Summit On Africa Lauded But Caribbean/Central American Investment Summit Urged

Share Chinese officials at Invest Caribbean Now 2014 at the Harvard Club in NYC on June 4, 2014. (Sharon Bennett image/ICN 2014) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. August 1, 2014: While saluting the White House for its second annual … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Schulenburg dance hall hits the market – Chron.com

Schulenburg dance hall hits the marketChron.comIf two-steppin' is your favorite thing, this Texas dance hall could be right up your alley. Located at 7024 N U.S. Highway 77 in Schulenburg, this unique 24-acre property features an historic dance hall from the 1900's, a full restaurant, and a private ... Continue reading →

Business

Business Highlights

___ Yellen to give her outlook as Fed honeymoon fades Janet Yellen has won credit for guiding the Federal Reserve’s first six months of transition from the Ben Bernanke era. Bernanke’s Fed had steered …

Sports

Mike Hussey backing Australian cricket on the global and local scale – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldMike Hussey backing Australian cricket on the global and local scaleSydney Morning Herald''We want them to get interested in cricket and this is one way we can get the name of cricket out there.'' Over 70 primary schools registered last year to adopt a Sydney Thunder star for the summer, but the team is expecting at least 150 schools to ...and more » Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Guyanese Travelers Face Another Nightmare With A New Airline

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Aug. 20, 2014: Guyanese travelers from New York to Guyana can’t seem to catch a break when it comes to air travel. The latest debacle involves passengers choosing to book on new … Continue reading

Puerto-Rico-Based Journalist John Collins Dead At 80

Share Tweet News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Aug.20, 2014: A Missouri man who adopted the Caribbean as his home and served as a journalist and contributor to the former Hardbeatnews for many years, has passed away at the age of … Continue reading

U.S.V.I.-Born Former Ambassador Passes On

Share Tweet The late Ambassador Terence A. Todman. News Americas, WASHINGTON, DC, Tues. Aug. 19, 2014: St. Thomas-U.S.V.I.-born former ambassador and career diplomat Terence A. Todman is dead. Todman passed away last Wednesday, August 13th at age 88. Todman served the … Continue reading

Caribbean Chikungunya Death Toll Put At 34

Share Tweet News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Aug. 19, 2014: The death toll from chikungunya, the mosquitoe borne virus infection across the Caribbean, rose by two in the past two weeks to now stand at 34. That’s according to the … Continue reading

Malala Visits The U.N.

Share Tweet News Americas, UNITED NATIONS, New York, Tues. Aug. 19, 2014: Fourteen-year-old Malala Yousafzai who survived an assassination attempt on her way home from school in Pakistan in 2012, on Monday visited the United Nations and got to meet some … Continue reading