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Caribbean News – Rihanna Posts Video In Tribute To Slain Cousin

Rihanna and her cousin Tavon. (Instagram image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Dec. 28, 2017: Barbadian star Rihanna is paying tribute to her slain cousin while weighing in on gun violence in the Caribbean and globally. The singer turned actress and entrepreneur took to Instagram late Tuesday night, Dec. 26, with an emotional tribute to her 21-year-old cousin and ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Week – Defying Norms In Hanoi

These nudists are defying the norms in conservative  Hanoi, Vietnam. This photo, taken on December 11, 2017, shows a nudist warming up for a swim by the southern banks of the Red River in Hanoi. Butt cheeks bared, Hanoi’s ragtag nudist club braved the winter weather for their daily exercise – butt naked!  (Photo: HOANG DINH NAM/AFP/Getty Images)

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This Caribbean Country Maintains Their Christmas Tradition Despite Hurricanes

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 22, 2017: A Caribbean island still in the dark after Hurricane Maria is maintaining at least one of its Christmas traditions. On December 21, 2017 in Loiza, Puerto Rico, students marched in the annual Christmas Parade. The parade mixed traditional Catholic and Afro-Puerto Rican traditions. The coastal town was hard-hit by Hurricane Maria ...

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This Christmas, Spare A Thought For An Immigrant Detainee

By Felicia J. PersaudNews Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Dec. 22, 2017: Either I am getting older and wiser or the rapid expansion of technology has made narcissism and ingratitude more obvious. Almost everywhere I turn these days, self-absorption and lack of appreciation is hitting me in the nose like a bad stench. So my Christmas challenge to all this year ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Jamaican/Caribbean Christmas Cake

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 22, 2017: This is the weekend – if you haven’t already, to bake all your Christmas cakes, and coconut breads. As Caribbean people, these products must be on hand throughout the holiday season and until after the holidays. My favorite Christmas cake is the Caribbean /Jamaican Black cake. The following is ...

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Christmas Comes Early For This Caribbean Immigrant

Guyanese immigrant Mark Denny after leaving a Brooklyn Court house a free man on Dec. 20, 2017. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Thurs. Dec. 21, 2017: Christmas has come early for a Caribbean immigrant who spent 30 years behind bars for a crime he did not commit. Guyana-born, Mark Denny, now 46, walked out a free man on Wednesday, Dec. 20, ...

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