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Customs about-face could make Bahamas key source for U.S. gasoline

A massive oil storage facility in the Bahamas may offer nimble gasoline traders a new way to profit by shipping fuel in foreign ships from the oversupplied U.S. Gulf Coast to the gasoline-thirsty East Coast following a recent U.S. Customs ruling. The M... Continue reading →

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Walden University Adds New Research-Focused Ph.D. in Nursing

Share New program joins Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) to prepare new leaders for the nursing profession MINNEAPOLIS, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Continuous advancements in nursing science research, education and practice are increasing the demand for nurses with doctoral degrees. To … Continue reading →

Caribbean Leaders Must Create Right Mix To Attract Investors Says Antigua-Born Scholar

Share CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. April 21, 2014: “Caribbean leaders should encourage, embrace and affirm the flow of capital that is positive, sustainable and healthy for the region.” That’s the advice of Antigua-born scholar, Dr. Isaac Newton, as he gears up to … Continue reading →

Seaborne Starts San Juan-Santo Domingo Route

Share SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Seaborne Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the Caribbean, is pleased to announce that its non-stop daily service from Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan (SJU) to Las Americas … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Hilton Head Lakes set to host Reggae Run on Saturday – The State

The StateHilton Head Lakes set to host Reggae Run on SaturdayThe StateThe format of the race, a twilight run, allows runners an opportunity to choose to participate in the 5K Roots Run at 5 p.m., the 10K Rock Run at 6 p.m., or the 15K Reggae Run, which... Continue reading →

Business

John Paulson Calls Puerto Rico Singapore of Caribbean – Businessweek

Chron.comJohn Paulson Calls Puerto Rico Singapore of CaribbeanBusinessweekBillionaire hedge-fund managerJohn Paulson said today that Puerto Rico's economy is at the beginning of a turnaround and predicted the island will become the Singapore of the Caribbean. Paulson, speaking today at the 2014 Puerto Rico Investment ...Puerto Rico govt seeks to lure wealthy investorsWashington PostPuerto Rico Investment Summit Draws Strong InterestThe Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)Puerto Rico Wooing Wealthy InvestorsNew Jersey 101.5 FM Radioall 129 news articles » Continue reading →

Sports

IPL 7 Cricket Score KKR vs RCB: RCB choke as Chris Lynns stunning catch … – Deccan Chronicle

Cricket Country (blog)IPL 7 Cricket Score KKR vs RCB: RCB choke as Chris Lynns stunning catch ...Deccan ChronicleChris Lynn took an absolute stunner to dismiss AB de Villiers in the final over and seal a thrilling win for KKR. Photo: Twitter. Sharjah: ... Continue reading →

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Walden University Adds New Research-Focused Ph.D. in Nursing

Share Tweet MINNEAPOLIS, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Continuous advancements in nursing science research, education and practice are increasing the demand for nurses with doctoral degrees. To help prepare new leaders in these expanding fields, Walden University is now offering an online … Continue reading

‘King Kong’ Comment Gets Caribbean-Born Crossing Guard Sacked

Share Tweet Jon Seymour (London Evening Standard image) News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. April 23, 2014: A Caribbean immigrant who has served as a school crossing guard for the Carlton Primary School in Kentish Town for more than a decade, … Continue reading

Caribbean Leaders Must Create Right Mix To Attract Investors Says Antigua-Born Scholar

Share Tweet Dr. Isaac Newton News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. April 21, 2014: “Caribbean leaders should encourage, embrace and affirm the flow of capital that is positive, sustainable and healthy for the region.” That’s the advice of Antigua-born scholar, Dr. Isaac Newton, as he … Continue reading

U.S. Ackee Ban Remains In Effect

Share Tweet The ackee fruit. By NAN STAFF WRITER News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. April 18, 2014:  While many Jamaican nationals may look forward with longing to ackee and saltfish this Easter weekend, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is … Continue reading

Long-Time NYC Caribbean American Political Leader Passes

Share Tweet Former NYS State Senator Basil-Patterson. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 18, 2014: Former Caribbean-American New York State Senator and Harlem politician, Basil Patterson, passed away Wednesday night at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York after an … Continue reading