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Guess Where The 10 Most Violent Cities In The World Are Located?

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Fri. Mar. 9, 2018: The list of most violent cities in the world is out and according to analysts at the Citizen Council for Public Safety and Criminal Justice, most are in Latin America. Here are the Top 10: 1       Los Cabos, Mexico 2       Caracas, Venezuela 3       Acapulco, Mexico 4       Native, Brazil ...

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Caribbean Sports: This Country Is Sending Over 150 Athletes To A Sporting Event

By NAN Sports Editor  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 9, 2018: A Caribbean country is sending over 150 athletes to a sporting event next month. According to Garth Gayle, General Secretary of the Jamaica Athletic Administrative Association, the country will send 151 athletes in 15 disciplines to next month’s Commonwealth Games. The Games are being held on Australia’s ...

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A Medical Marijuana Dispensary Is Coming to Jamaica

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 9, 2018: A medical marijuana dispensary could become a reality in the Caribbean island of Jamaica as early as June 2018. According to Billboard.com,  the dispensary is set to open as early as June this year and will be housed in the home/office of Perry Henzell, the  visionary director, producer and co-writer of ...

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Caribbean Sports: Kim Collins Calls It A Wrap

By NAN Sports Editor  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 9, 2018: St. Kitts and Nevis track and field stalwart, Kim Collins, has announced his retirement from the sport. Collins,41, ended his run by pulling out of the 60-metre semi-finals at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham, England. The former World 100-metre champion, had, in the morning, finished ...

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This Caribbean Player Is Now Part Of D.C. United

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Mar. 8, 2018: Another Caribbean-born player has been contracted by MLS club, D.C. United. Jamaica international forward, Dane Kelly, 27, was reportedly signed this week. Kelly appears to be the attacking player that United GM Dave Kasper last weekend, and would be the 26th player on the roster. He is a legal permanent resident, which means ...

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Caribbean News – Cuba Develops World’s First Lung Cancer Vaccine

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Mar. 8, 2018: The world’s first lung cancer vaccine treatment from Cuba is now being used in several other Latin American countries and is the first Cuban patented drug to be allowed to undergo clinical trials at a U.S. cancer research institute. CimaVax-EGF is a Cuban developed vaccine aimed at preventing the recurrence of ...

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