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Guyanese-born, Barbados-based singer, producer, song writer, musician and label owner, Eddy Grant, has released a new album after many years. News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Fri. Oct. 20, 2017: Officials in Barbados are considering naming a street after its most famous daughter. The name of Westbury New Road, the street in Bridgetown, where Bajan superstar Rihanna grew up, will soon ...

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Caribbean Sports Round-Up – Sports Stars Step Up To Help Aid Hurricane Relief Efforts

From left, president of Queen’s Park Cricket Club, Deryck Murray; Chief Executive Officer of SporTT, Dinanath Ramnarine; West Indies selector, Lockhart Sebastien, GM Retail and Commercial Banking – First Citizens, Robin Lewis and member of the LOC, Colin Murray at a press conference for the Hurricane Relief Charity T20 tournament. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Oct. 20, 2017: Some of ...

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Immigration: How Trump Played Pelosi and Schumer

  House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (C) speaks at a press conference following her face-to-face meetings and discussion sessions with young immigrants protected by DACA in Los Angeles, California on October 18, 2017. President Donald Trump has cast serious doubt on the future of 690,000 US residents brought illegally to the country as children after he presented Congress with a ...

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Generac: Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Electrical Storms. How To Continue With Your Life And Your Business?

MEXICO CITY, Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Recently, hurricane Irma made landfall in Puerto Rico and the consequences were devastating. According to the island’s Emergency Management Agency, almost one million people ran out of electricity and there are more than 50,000 without water; 14 hospitals used generators due to loss of power, and some roads were obstructed by ...

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For Richard Branson The Time Is Now For Caribbean Leaders To Build A Renewable Energy Future

Sir Richard Branson among the ruins of his Necker Island on the BVI following the passage of Hurricane Irma. (Twitter image/Sir Richard Branson) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Oct. 19, 2017: For Virgin Group Founder, Sir Richard Branson, the time is now for Caribbean leaders to lean in and embrace a renewable energy future. Weeks after Hurricanes Irma and Maria ...

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Son Of Ugandan Immigrants Challenging NY Caribbean American Congresswoman For Seat

Adem Bunkeddeko is running with an aggressive agenda as a Democratic challenger to Congresswoman Yvette Clarke. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY. Weds.. Oct. 18, 2017: A 29-year-old Ugandan-American is challenging Brooklyn, NY Caribbean-American Congresswoman Yvette Clarke, 52, for her seat. Adem Bunkeddeko is running with an aggressive agenda as a Democratic challenger to Clarke. He has made affordable housing a ...

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The Best Romantic Islands For A Honeymoon

Folegandros Islands, Greece By russian beauties online News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 18, 2017: Sunsets on the ocean beach, exotic cocktails under palm trees swaying from a light breeze: what can be better than a romantic island getaway? But how to pick the best destination? It all depends on your personal preferences and the time of the year. ...

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Top Jamaican Actor, Musician Among 2017 National Heroes Honorees

Bunny Wailer received the OM at Jamaica’s National Heroes Day Awards 2017. (JIS image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 17, 2017: An internationally recognized Jamaican-born actor and a top reggae musician were among total of 200 Jamaicans from across the nation of Jamaica and the Diaspora who were conferred with National Heroes honors on Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 ...

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Climate Change And The Graduation Of The Caribbean

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Oct. 17, 2017: A week or so ago, CARICOM’s Secretary-General, Irwin LaRocque, made clear that if the Caribbean is ever to be able to respond sustainably to the devastation caused by climate change, the eligibility criteria for development assistance must change. Speaking about this in Georgetown on the occasion of the accreditation ...

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