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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Bake and Saltfish

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 23, 2017: One of my favorite Caribbean breakfast dish is Bake and Saltfish. It is a popular dish in Trinidad, Grenada and various other countries in the Caribbean. I love to feast on it at brunches here in the US and at various events. It is tasty and delicious. Below ...

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Here’s What Caribbean Roots Congressional Lawmakers Are Saying About ‘Trump Care’

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., written ‘ER’ to make the poster read Meaner’ during his press conference on the Senate Republicans’ health care bill with Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., in the Capitol on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June ...

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Ciao Willy Moment In London

            This biker sure had a clear Ciao Willy moment in London recently. He was one of hundreds of naked cyclists taking part in the World Naked Bike ride through Westminster on June 10, 2017 in London, England. The World Naked Bike Ride is an international clothing-optional bike ride in which participants plan, meet and ...

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Week In Pictures – Protests In Venezuela Continue

An injured demonstrator (R) is assisted by medics as opposition activists and riot police clash during an anti-government protest in Caracas, on June 22, 2017. (Photo credit: FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY,  Fri. June 23, 2017: Protests continued across Venezuela this week, as one more teen was shot dead. Here are the scenes of protests as the ...

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Meet The Caribbean-Born And Caribbean Roots Lawmakers Of The US Congress

Dominican Republic born Adriano Espaillat By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 23, 2017: We continue our celebration of National Caribbean American Heritage Month and the contribution of Caribbean immigrants to the fabric of the American society,  with a spotlight on the Caribbean-born, and Caribbean-roots lawmakers of the US Congress. They are: Congressman Adriano D. Espaillat ...

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Bajan Star Rihanna’s Instagram Is All About The ‘Sell’

Rihanna previewed the ‘So Stoned’ collection herself on Instagram to her fans. (Instagram image) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 23, 2017: Bajan star Rihanna has over 54 million followers on Instagram and the singer turned actress and entrepreneur is skillfully turning her posts into a marketing push for all of the products she has ...

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Caribbean Business Round-Up

Unemployment remains high in many Caribbean countries. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 23, 2017: Here’s what’s happening on the business scene in the Caribbean currently according to the latest RBC Caribbean Economic Report: Unemployment In the Caribbean. The RBC data shows 10 Caribbean countries, including the Eastern Caribbean grouping, with unemployment rates of over ...

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Thank God The Congressional Baseball Shooter Was Not Immigrant Or Muslim

FBI and other law enforcement officials inspect the crime scene after a shooting during a practice for the Republican congressional baseball game at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park June 14, 2017 in Alexandria, Virginia. (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, June 23, 2017:  My granny always told me to be grateful for small ...

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10 Caribbean Carnivals To Know This Summer

By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 23, 2017:  It’s finally summer in the US, UK and Canada and for many Caribbean nationals and fans of Caribbean culture, that means one things – it’s time to break out and party – carnival style that is! Here are 10 Caribbean carnivals set for across the US, Canada ...

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