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Who’s Who In Athletics Among Those Bidding Adieu To Germaine Mason

Top athletes gathered in Kingston to bid final adieu to Olympian Germaine Mason. (Instagram image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mon. May 22, 2017: A Who’s Who list of top athletes were among those who packed into the Hagley Park Seventh Day Adventist Church in Kingston Sunday morning to bid a final adieu to Jamaican-born British Olympian, Germaine ...

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These Caribbean Athletes Won Gold At The Jamaica Invitational

Yohan Blake took the gold in the men’s 100-m at the 2017 Jamaica Invitational. (JII Facebook image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mon. May 22, 2017: Eight athletes from across the Caribbean, including six from Jamaica, claimed gold on Saturday at the prestigious Jamaica International Invitational IWC meet, held in the island’s capital, Kingston. They are: 1: Jamaican ...

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Caribbean Nationals Witness Times Square Accident

A wrecked car sits in the intersection of 45th and Broadway in Times Square, May 18, 2017 in New York City. According to reports there were multiple injuries and one fatality after the car plowed into a crowd of people. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 19, 2017: A visiting ...

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Five Caribbean Cities Reporting The Most Violent Robberies

A young woman walks by a house totally protected with iron guards to keep our robbers. (Photo by Roberto Machado Noa/LightRocket via Getty Images) By NAN Contributor News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. May 19, 2017: A new Inter-American Bank study says an average of 40 percent of the Caribbean population identify crime and security-related issues as the main problem facing ...

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Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos

Venezuelan opposition activists clash with the Bolivarian National Guard during protest against government of President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, on May 18, 2017. On Monday Venezuelans launched a seventh week of anti-government demonstrations by blocking roads, vowing not to budge all day in protest at a deadly political and economic crisis. (Photo by Carlos Becerra/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) News Americas, NEW ...

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Caribbean ET News Round-Up

Guess Where Will Trinidad-Born Rapper Nicki Minaj Be This Sunday? By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 19, 2017: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean entertainment scene for the week-ending May 19, 2017: Where Will Trinidad-Born Rapper Nicki Minaj Be This Sunday? Trinidad-born rapper Nicki Minaj has a date this Sunday. The ...

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Jamaica’s Blue & John Crow Mountains – Beyond Sun, Sea and Sand

View from the top – Jamaica’s Blue & John Crow Mountains. (FJP image) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Fri. May 19, 2017: An hour’s drive past New Kingston, up winding, mountain roads – rough in spots,  leads you past coffee plantations, small road side cafes, mountain side mansions and exclusive resorts like Strawberry Hills. Up, up to ...

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When Anti-Immigrant Rage Becomes Judge, Jury & Executioner

Montgomery County State’s Attorney John McCarthy called a press conference to announce that he was dropping the charges against Henry E. Sanchez-Milian seen here and Jose O. Montano, both immigrants from Central America. By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, May 19, 2017: On March 16, 2017, Fox News and other mainstream news outlets nationally reported on a ...

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