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Marijuana News – A Bahamas Named Stock To Watch

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 6, 2018: A Bahamas named company, whose subsidiary company, Cannabis Consortium, Inc., has partnered with a group that will own a percentage of a Pre-ICO marijuana dispensary, has seen its new stock jump this week. The Bahamas Development Corporation (OTCMKTS:BDCI) jumped up to US 39 cents yesterday for the Jackson, Mississippi company that ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Ne-Yo Delves Into Dancehall And Reggae

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 6, 2018: Veteran R&B singer Ne-Yo seems to also be going down the dancehall and reggae path so many in the pop world have followed recently. The singer recently released “Push Back,” which sees him delving into the tropical sounds of dancehall and reggae alongside pop disruptor, Bebe Rexha and UK deejay Stefflon ...

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Marijuana News – A Bahamas Named Stock To Watch

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 6, 2018: A Bahamas named company, whose subsidiary company, Cannabis Consortium, Inc., has partnered with a group that will own a percentage of a Pre-ICO marijuana dispensary, has seen its new stock jump this week. The Bahamas Development Corporation (OTCMKTS:BDCI) jumped up to US 39 cents yesterday for the Jackson, Mississippi company that ...

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Immigrant Groups Must Sue To Ensure The Citizenship Question Is Dropped From The Next Census

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 6, 2018: It is a known fact that a major concern in every decennial Census is getting immigrants and populations of color across the US to fill out and return the form. In immigrant and black communities, Census officials often spend a lot of time and effort on forming partnerships ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Here’s How Romain Virgo Is Using His Gift To Help Others

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 6, 2018: Saint Ann, Jamaica-born singer, Romain Virgo, has come a long way since winning the 2007 Digicel Rising Stars competition. The singer has since released three albums on the VP label and has seen his cover version of Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me,” topped many Caribbean music charts. But it is Virgo’s ...

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Caribbean Business – This Caribbean Bank May Be Coming To The NY Stock Exchange  

  By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 6, 2018: A Caribbean based, Canadian owned bank may soon be listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce has filed paperwork to list its FirstCaribbean International Bank, a Barbados-based lender, on U.S. the stock market. The bank reportedly filed a prospectus with ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Rihanna’s Song Becomes Protest Anthem

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 6, 2018: One of Barbadian-born, pop diva, Rihanna’s songs, recently became a protest anthem for Howard University students. The students recently stormed a building in the premises to call out authorities on the $1 million stolen from the school’s financial aid. They led the demonstration with RiRi’s, “B***h Better Have My Money,” Billboard ...

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Caribbean Recipes – Jamaican Bammy

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 6, 2018: A truly authentic Jamaican dish is bammy or bami. It is essentially a cassava flatbread descended from the simple flatbread eaten by the Arawaks, Jamaica’s original inhabitants. Today, it is produced in many rural communities and sold in stores and by street vendors in Jamaica and abroad. Bammies have been consumed ...

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Caribbean Roots US Congressmembers Remember MLK Jr.

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. April 5, 2018: Caribbean roots, US congressional leaders were among millions across the country who paused Wednesday to remember the life and legacy of civil rights icon, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Caribbean-American Brooklyn, NY Congressmember Yvette Clarke remembered Dr. King as a “drum major.” “On this ...

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Reggaeton singer nabbed by US ICE

News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Thurs. April 5, 2018: A reggaeton singer has been arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents and for bulk cash smuggling into the United States. Puerto Rico-born singer, Carlos Efrén Reyes-Rosado, aka Farruko, 27, who rose to fame collaborating with heavyweight artists such as Daddy ...

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