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This Jaguars Player Steps Up To Help This Caribbean Nation

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: A defensive tackle with the NFL team the, Jacksonville Jaguars, has stepped up to help the Caribbean home nation of his father. Marcell Dareus, 28, who is an alum of the University of Alabama, spent this week in Haiti and took along a whopping US $125,000 donation. ...

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This Celebrity Chef Is Putting The Spotlight On New York’s Indo-Caribbean Community

By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Award-winning James Beard celebrity chef turned travel host, Marcus Samuelsson, is putting the spotlight on Indo-Caribbean immigrant community in Queens, NY. Samuelsson, whose new TV show “No Passport Required,” is set to premiere July 10th on PBS, will focus his July 31st episode on the local Indo-Caribbean ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Caribbean Roots Singer Cardi B Calls Trump A Madman

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Caribbean-roots singer, Cardi B, had some choice words to describe the US President. The Bronx-born singer, whose roots extend to the Dominican Republic and Trinidad and Tobago, said Trump “has proven himself to be a madman so many times,” according to her interview with Variety. She also ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Damian Marley Calls Trump Presidency “Entertainment”

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Jamaican-born, Grammy-winning, reggae singer Damian Marley, has dubbed the US Presidency of Donald Trump “entertainment.” Marley, the youngest son of legendary Jamaican-born reggae legend, Robert Nesta Marley, said while he has paid more attention to politics in Jamaica than in the US, he feels it’s very new ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Capleton Gets Bail Extension

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Popular entertainer Capleton’s legal woes continue as his bail related to rape charges has been extended. The artiste was ordered to return to court on July 13th following a court appearance late last week. Capleton, whose real name is Clifton Bailey, is out on J$250,000 bail. The ...

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World Cup Round-Up – Latest Group Results

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Here are the latest results from the first week of World Cup 2018 action. Group A Results Russia 6 Saudi 0 Uruguay 6 Egypt 0 Saudi Arabia 0 Russia and Uruguay have both advanced to the second round. Group B Results Iran 3                  Morocco 0 Spain 4                ...

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Caribbean Sports – West Indies Bowler Shoots Up To Top 12 In ICC Ranks

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: On the back of his 13-wicket haul in the second Test against Sri Lanka that ended in a draw on Monday, Trinidad and Tobago’s Shannon Gabriel has shot up 11 places to number 12 in the current ICC bowling rankings. The 30-year-old Gabriel returned figures of 5 ...

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Caribbean Sports – Second West Indies Test Ends In A Draw

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Shannon Gabriel’s record eight-wicket haul set the stage for a sensational West Indies run chase, but sloppy batting, coupled with inclement weather, ensured an anti-climatic end as the second Test against Sri Lanka finished in a draw on Monday in St. Lucia. In the end, the final ...

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Caribbean Travel – The Best Hotels In The Caribbean For 2018

Compiled By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: The best hotels in the Caribbean for 2018 were on Thursday released by TripAdvisor, based on reviews of visitors. Here are the Top 10 you should know: 1: The Tuscany  Providenciales, Turks and Caicos 2: Eden Rock – St Barths St. Jean, St. Barthelemy Still listed ...

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Caribbean Business News – Hess Shares Uptick On Another Guyana Oil Find

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Shares of Hess Corp., (NYSE: HES), saw an uptick this week amid news that the company had made an eighth oil discovery offshore of the South American CARICOM nation of Guyana. Hess shares rose in the past five days, including by 1.6 percent Wednesday, after the company ...

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