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US States Predicted To Legalize Online Gambling in 2017

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 30, 2017: The legality of online gambling in the United States has been on shaky ground since the passage of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006, to the chagrin of players and online casinos alike. There’s cause for hope for both parties, however. From the first months of the UIGEA, a ...

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JAY-Z | 4:44 Now Available Exclusively On Tidal

NEW YORK, June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – Global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL is excited to share JAY-Z’s 4:44 and the first visual inspired by the new album. Experience the interactive Multichannel News Release here: www.multivu.com/players/English/8123752-tidal-jay-z-444/ Who: JAY-Z What: New Album – 4:44 and visual “The Story Of O.J.” directed by Mark Romanek and JAY-Z When: 12:01 a.m. ET Friday, June 30 Where: ...

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Fake News Site Claims Former Jamaican Prime Minister Is Dead

Former Jamaican Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller at the funeral services for longtime Caribbean soccer official Captain Horace Burrell on June 28, 2017. (Facebook image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 30, 2017: A fake news site sent many Jamaicans on Facebook in a tizzy Thursday after it reported falsely that former Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller ...

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The Three Largest Caribbean Groups In The US Today

Jamaicans, an economic boon to the annual Penn Relays in PA, remain the largest Caribbean immigrant group in the US. (Penn Relays Facebook image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 30, 2017: Today marks the end of another National Caribbean American Heritage Month and this week the US Census released some pertinent facts on three ...

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Four Ways To Enjoy Jamaican Culture Without Leaving The US

A jerk vendor at the annual South Carolina Reggae Jerk Festival. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 30, 2017:   If you can’t afford those pricey airline ticket prices to Jamaica right now, don’t be too disappointed. There are still ways to enjoy the Jamaican culture this summer without leaving  the US. Here are four cultural events that are definitively ...

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US Disability Organization Outraged As Trump Calls ‘Morning Joe’ Scarborough “Psycho”

Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski. News Americas, Boston, MA, Fri. June 30, 2017: The Ruderman Family Foundation, an international leader in disability inclusion, denounces in the strongest terms the insult tweeted by President Trump at MSNBC show anchor and former US Congressman Joe Scarborough, referring to him as a ‘psycho’ before hurling additional insults, derogatory to people with disabilities, at ...

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Can The West Indies Win Against India?

The pressure is on the shoulders of Skipper Jason Holder. Can he deliver? By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 30, 2017: The question on every die hard West Indies cricket fans lips is simple: can the West Indies manage by some miracle to win the remaining three ODI matches against India? India, a world cricket ...

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Trafficking In Persons 2017 Report Shows Progress In The Caribbean

By Ambassador Curtis Ward The Ward Post News Americas, Washington, DC, Fri. June 30, 2017: The U.S. State Department’s annual Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Report 2017, issued Monday, shows progress in some Caribbean countries but leaves some unhappy with their Tier rankings. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s statement on the TIP Report stressed that it “highlights the successes achieved and the ...

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