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CDC Still Warning Travelers About Zika In The Caribbean

Agent of the sanitary department destroys mosquito larvae nests in Cayenne, Frfench Guiana. (Photo credit: JODY AMIET/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: Reports of Zika cases in the Caribbean may have disappeared from the headlines and even PAHO’s latest epidemiological reports show few to no reported cases, but the US Centers ...

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Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos

Demonstrators assist an injured man after clashes with the riot police during a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas on April 20, 2017. Venezuelan riot police fired tear gas Thursday at groups of protesters seeking to oust President Nicolas Maduro, who have vowed new mass marches after a day of deadly unrest. Police in western Caracas broke up ...

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Caribbean Sports In Brief – Caribbean-Born Player To Watch In The NBA

Jamaican-born British Olympian Germaine Mason, is dead at age 34, after crashing his bike on a Jamaica highway. (Instagram image) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: Here are the stories making headlines in sports from the Caribbean and its Diaspora for this week ending April 21, 2017. Caribbean-Born Player To Watch In The NBA ...

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Caribbean ET News Round-Up

Nicki Minaj’s Topless Easter Greeting! (Instagram image) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean entertainment scene for the week-ending April 21, 2017: Caribbean Roots Soul Singer Cuba Gooding, Sr. Is Dead. Caribbean-roots soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr., and father of famed actor Cuba Gooding, ...

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Trinidad-Born National Launches Women Entrepreneurs Club

Gemma David, WE’s founder. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: A Trinidad-born, US-based national believes strongly that “sisters” need to work together for the upward growth of each other and as such, has launched The Women Entrepreneurs Club (WE). Gemma David, WE’s founder, told NAN she came up with the idea after combing  through social media groups ...

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Will Trump Extend TPS For Haitians?

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: Mark July 22, 2017 on your calendar! It is the day the 18-month extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) granted to qualified Haitian immigrants under the Obama administration will end. And so the fate of some 60,000 Haitians will be in limbo, much like the DREAMERS under ...

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One Of The World’s Best Airlines Flies To The Caribbean

JetBlue Airways, which flies to 23 destinations in the Caribbean., has been named the fourth best airline in the world. By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: The Caribbean cannot lay claim to having the world’s best airline but you can definitely fly on one of the world’s best on your next Caribbean trip. ...

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Traveling Abroad? Five Tech Tools To Keep In Touch With Loved Ones

By Jason Gordon News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: These days, more and more people are deciding to travel abroad. Many choose to stay a few days, weeks, and even months abroad to get all they can from their trips. Because of the distance, it can be hard to keep in touch with loved ones. There are ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Goat Head Soup

Goat Head Soup is a popular soup throughout the English, French and Spanish Caribbean and its Diaspora. By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017:  I love to cook a nice pot of soup, and because I do, I will prepare soup for dinner and parties throughout the four seasons. I like soup because it is an ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Week – Xinjun Zhang

Xinjun Zhang looks like he was having a Ciao Willy moment during his chip shot on the tenth hole during the first round of the Web.com Tour United Leasing & Finance Championship at Victoria National Golf Club on April 20, 2017 in Newburgh, Indiana. (Photo by Stan Badz/PGA TOUR)

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