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Harvard Wants To Make Reparation To This Caribbean Island For Slave Owner Royall

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Thurs. Dec. 12, 2019: Harvard has become the latest university seeking to make amends for its ties to slavery in the Caribbean region. The Miami Herald reports that a Harvard University spokesman says the school’s president, Lawrence Bacow, recently reached out to Antigua and Barbuda’s ambassador to the United States, Ronald Sanders, to discuss how ...

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U.S. Navy Pitches In To Help Chilean Search

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, THURS. Dec. 12, 2019: The U.S. Navy is among those helping in the search for a Chilean military plane that went missing while transporting 38 passengers and crew to the Antarctic. Chilean officials said Wednesday that they located some debris believed to be from the air force plane that went missing on Monday. They said ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Bermuda

Happy Travel Thursday from the British Caribbean island of Bermuda, home of the Crystal Cave. It is located in Hamilton Parish, close to Castle Harbour. The cave is approximately 500-m long, and 62-m deep. The lower 19-20-m of the cave are below water level. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Bermuda appeared first on Caribbean and Latin ...

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Caribbean Roots US Lawmakers Endorse The Drafting Of Articles Of Impeachment Against Donald Trump

By NAN STAFF WRITER News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Weds. Dec. 11, 2019: Caribbean-born and Caribbean roots US lawmakers are among those endorsing the historic move Tuesday that saw Articles of Impeachment being drafted against only the fourth President in nearly two-and-a-half centuries of US history. “Today, in service to our duty to the Constitution and to our country, the ...

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Five Things To Know About The Former Mexico Minister Arrested For Bribes

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDS. Dec. 11, 2019: The US on Tuesday charged a former Mexican security minister with taking bribes from a drugs cartel. Here are five things you should know about him. 1: He is Genaro García Luna, 52, who was arrested in Texas on Tuesday. He served as public security chief in the administration of President ...

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Caribbean Born Actress For CBS’ “S.W.A.T.”

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Dec. 11, 2019: A Caribbean-born actress is set to appear on an all-new episode of the CBS American television series “S.W.A.T.” tonight, December 11th, 2019. Montserrat native actor Dionne Audain will appear on the CBS Police Drama as an unsuspecting wife. In the episode “Monster,” the S.W.A.T. team’s Shemar Moore, Lina Esco and Jay ...

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In Pictures – Argentina’s New President’s Swearing In

News Americas, BUENOS, AIRES, Argentina, Weds. Dec. 10, 2019: Argentina’s new President, Alberto Fernandez, 60, was sworn into office during the Presidential Inauguration Ceremony at National Congress on December 10, 2019 in Buenos Aires, Argentina along with new Vice-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner. Fernández pledged to bridge social divisions and to roll out a “massive” credit system with low rates ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Suriname

Happy Hump Day from the CARICOM South American nation of Suriname, home to several monkeys including the Red howler, the Capuchin, the Black saki, the white faced saki, the Common squirrel monkey, the Red howling and the Red-faced black spider monkey. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Suriname appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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This Caribbean Leader Calls For A War On Corruption At ACP Summit

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Tues. Dec. 10, 2019: A Caribbean leader attending the 9th Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP), group of nations summit in Nairobi, Kenya, is calling for a total war on corruption. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, who is attending the summit from the CARICOM region along with Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Ammor Mottley, said corruption ...

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St. Kitts Opposition Leader Denies He Was Held At Gatwick

News Americas, Basseterre, St. Kitts, Tues. Dec. 10, 2019: Opposition leader of St. Kitts and leader of the St. Kitts and Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP), Dr. Denzil Douglas, has dismissed a Daily Mail report that he was recently detained in London. Responding to an article published in the UK newspaper that he was arrested and held at Gatwick Airport after ...

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