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French Saint Martin Voters Choose New President

Saint Martin President-elect, Daniel Gibbs. (Facebook image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, MARIGOT, Saint Martin, Tues. Mar. 28, 2017: The French Caribbean Collectivite of Saint Martin has a new President. Daniel Gibbs on Sunday night became the island’s President-elect after his party, Team Daniel Gibbs 2017 captured 5,696 votes in second round voting in the island’s territorial council election. As ...

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West Indies Losing Streak Continues

Pakistan’s Wahab Riaz (L) celebrates dismissing West Indies’ Kieron Pollard (R) during the first of four-T20I-match between Pakistan and West Indies at the Kensington Oval stadium in Bridgetown, Barbados, on March 26, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Jewel SAMAD (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mon. Mar. 27, 2017: The West Indies cricket ...

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Meet The Caribbean’s Only Billionaires

Jacky Xu, who calls St. Kitts his country, is the richest man in the Caribbean. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 27, 2017: The Caribbean has gone from zero to two billionaires according to the latest rich list from Forbes Magazine. Even though both billionaires were not born in the Caribbean, both claim Caribbean citizenship ...

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Trump Presidency Has Consequences For The Caribbean

Donald Trump reacts after delivering his first address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on February 28, 2017 in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. (Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo – Pool/Getty Images) By Ambassador Curtis A. Ward The Ward Post News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C, Mon. Mar. 27, 2017: As a keen observer and ...

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These Caribbean Islands Have Been Named Among The World’s Best Destinations

Jamaica took the 12th spot among the world’s best destinations for 2017 and was number one for the Caribbean. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: Four Caribbean islands could get ready to cash in on more tourist arrivals after taking the coveted spots among the top 25 best destinations in the world. Making ...

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Caribbean Entertainment News Round-Up – From Wyclef Jean To Nicki Minaj, Nia Long, Lorraine Toussaint, Sean Paul and Rihanna

Wyclef Jean, seen here performing onstage at the Prince Tribute Concert during 2017 SXSW Conference and Festivals at Lady Bird Lake on March 17, 2017 in Austin, Texas, says he was mistakenly arrested by the LAPD. (Photo by Hutton Supancic/Getty Images for SXSW) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: Here are the top ...

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These 21 Caribbean Nations Have Been Named Major Money Laundering Countries

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: The US has named 21 Caribbean countries among a wider global list of Major Money Laundering Countries of 2016. The US State Department this week released the countries in its 2017 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report on Money Laundering and Financial Crimes. The countries making the list ...

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Caribbean Sports In Brief – Pakistan To Face The Windies

Flash Back – Jason Holder (M) of the West Indies takes the wicket of Asad Shafiq of Pakistan on day three of the third test between Pakistan and West Indies at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on November 1, 2016 in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Chris Whiteoak/Getty Images) Compiled By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. ...

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Trump’s America – Episode #10 – Trump’s Folly

Humpty Dumpty Trump About To Fall By Arthur Piccolo  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: Wall, Wall on the Border. Who’s the Dumbest of them all? It’s all about Trump’s Folly. Humpty Dumpty build a Great Wall; Humpty Dumpty Trump about to Fall From his border Wall. Watch it come crashing down on his collapsing Presidency Ho, ...

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Screw The Poor – One Border Wall Coming Up!

People line up to cross at the international bridge on the US/Mexico border in Nuevo Laredo on February 22, 2017 northern Mexico. Attention Editors: This image is part of an ongoing AFP photo project documenting the life on the two sides of the US/Mexico border simultaneously by two photographers traveling for ten days from California to Texas on the US ...

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