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Caribbean Born Rap Legend Dead At 53

Fresh Kid Ice, r., and Brother Marquis of 2 Live Crew at the ‘Bad Santa 2′ New York premiere at AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13 theater on November 15, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/WireImage) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: The music industry has lost another major talent – ...

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11 Caribbean Teens Sign Million Dollar Deals With MLB

Wander Franco of the DR was signed to a whopping $3.825 million by The Tampa Bay Rays. By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: Perhaps Caribbean youth should give up the dying sport of cricket and turn seriously to baseball. After the recent MLB signings, many may do just that. Eleven talented and lucky ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Mango Chow

Mango Chow! By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: It is summer and it’s the mango season. Mango is also my favorite fruit. Mango can be eaten green, almost ripe (or  “turn ” in Jamaican parlance) and ripe. Most time it is eaten ripe.  Mango is also used in many dishes, salads, cakes, pies, ice ...

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This Caribbean Scientist Could Bring A Weed-Based Leukemia Drug To Market In Three Years

Dr. Henry Lowe By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: A Caribbean-born scientist has been granted a special designation by the U.S.  Food and Drug Administration, (FDA), to bring a weed-based drug to market in three years to treat acute myeloid leukemia. Dr. Henry Lowe, a scientist who specializes in medicinal chemistry and an ...

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8 Ways To Get A Green Card In Trump’s America – Part 1

what are the ways for immigrants, including those now living in an undocumented capacity to get a Permanent Resident Card or Green Card in Trump’s America? By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: Under the current Donald Trump administration, legal status or a green card for any immigrant has become a prized possession. As ...

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This Caribbean Music Group Gets In The Marijuana Business

Raging Fyah, signed a major deal recently with Elite Organics in Colorado and created the ‘Everlasting Kush’ strain. By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: A five-piece Grammy nominated Jamaican roots reggae band has released its own strain of marijuana herb products and seeds in Colorado. According to South Florida Caribbean news, Raging Fyah, ...

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10 Things To Know About Barbados Star Rihanna’s New Beau And His Billionaire Family

Hassan Jameel, Rihanna’s new beau. By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: Reports are that Bajan star Rihanna and her new beau Hassan Jameel are ready to tie the knot. So who exactly is Hassan Jameel? Here are 10 things you should know about the new man and potential mate of the Caribbean’s top ...

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Three Caribbean Entrepreneurs To Watch

Jamaican Dwayne Campbell, a software engineer, and founder of BookFusion. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: The Caribbean and Latin America make up a creative region full of talent and imagination, which according to a new E-book from the Inter-American Development Bank, are the regions’ most valuable assets. Three Caribbean entrepreneurs you should ...

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The 10 Best Caribbean Locations You Should Know

took the top spot for Best Caribbean Island for 2017. By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: Guess which are the 10 best locations in the Caribbean? The Best Caribbean islands for 2017 have just been announced by Travel & Leisure based on a global reader survey of activities and sights, natural attractions and ...

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The Business of Tourism – Visitor Arrival Numbers Are Not The Whole Story

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. July 14, 2017: To understand the Caribbean tourism economy requires time, and a willingness to explore what lies behind the commentaries and headline statistics. Despite this, and the fact that tourism is now the region’s most significant industry, there is an alarming absence of publicly available, viable, in-depth information on what is ...

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