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Five Caribbean Nations With The Most US Citizens This Year

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 10, 2017: When it comes to naturalizing as a US citizen, many Caribbean immigrants and green card holders often procrastinate or insist they are “going back home.” But with tightened US immigration policies and deportation for minor infractions of legal and undocumented immigrants alike, latest Department of Homeland Security ...

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This Historian Is Challenging Lin Miranda To Take ‘Hamilton’ To St. Croix

‘Hamilton’ creator, award-winning Lin Miranda, c., in Puerto Rico recently. (Twitter image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 10, 2017: Amidst reports that ‘Hamilton’ creator, award-winning Lin Miranda will return to the role of Alexander Hamilton and take the play to Puerto Rico to help raise funds for hurricane victims there, a historian and author is challenging the  actor, ...

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Caribbean Entertainment Round-Up – This Trinidad Rapper’s Brother Is Convicted Of Sexual Assault

Jelani Maraj, r., attend 2015 Dress For Success Something To Share Gala at Grand Hyatt New York on April 16, 2015 in New York City with his mother Carol Maraj (c) and Micaiah Maraj. (Photo by Chance Yeh/Getty Images) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Nov. 10, 2017: The brother of Trinidad-born rapper Nicki Minaj could face up to life in ...

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Caribbean Business – What’s The Future For Caribbean Sugar?

Workers collect sugar cane at a plantation near Santa Cruz de El Seibo, in eastern Dominican Republic, on January 9, 2017. A cane cutter in the Dominican Republic earns the equivalent of approximately four US dollars (180 RD) per ton cut. Last year sugar production in the country recorded a milling of 3,980,684 metric tons of sugarcane (Photo credit: ERIKA ...

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Gender Based Violence And The Caribbean

By Annan Boodram News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 10, 2017: India’s Supreme Court earlier this month, struck down a legal clause that permits men to have sex with their underage wives. The judgment stated that girls under 18 would be able to charge their husbands with rape, as long as they complained within one year of being forced ...

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Caribbean Sports Round-Up – Football Corruption Trial Begins In Brooklyn Court

Protesters carry a sign behind former Brazilian National Football Federation president Jose Maria Marin as he arrives on November 8, 2017 at Brooklyn Federal Courthouse in New York. (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Nov. 10, 2017: Jury selection at federal court in Brooklyn, NY in the corruption trial of three South American former FIFA executives ...

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Caribbean Travel – Avoid Non-Essential Travel Canada Says Of These Caribbean Nations

French Prime minister Edouard Philippe (4L) visits the damaged stadium of Marigot, on the French overseas island of Saint-Martin on November 6, 2017, during a visit following the passing of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in September.(Photo credit: HELENE VALENZUELA/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Nov. 10, 2017: As three Caribbean islands decimated by Hurricanes Irma and ...

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The Hypocrisy Of Donald Trump & The Right

Shaelyn Gisler,4, prepares to leave flowers on crosses named for the victims outside the First Baptist Church, which was the scene of the mass shooting that killed 26 people in Sutherland Springs, Texas on November 9, 2017. Willeford shot suspect Devin Patrick Kelley, a gunman wearing all black armed with an assault rifle that opened fire on a small-town Texas ...

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Preparing An Excellent Presentation

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Nov. 9, 2017: If you are laboring at a presentation, the first thing you should think about is the idea to be delivered to the audience, but not the number of slides and their design, although the latter also maters. The main thing here is what you are going to say and prove to ...

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Caribbean Travel – Here Are The Hotels And Companies Americans Now Need To Avoid When Traveling To Cuba

The U.S. State Department is also warning Americans against staying at Grand Memories Varadero. News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Thurs. Nov. 9, 2017: The Donald Trump roll back on travel by Americans to Cuba has begun. You will now have to avoid more than 80 hotels and dozens of other companies because the US State Department says they are tied to ...

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