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This NBA Team Has Signed A Caribbean National

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018: Another NBA team has signed a Caribbean-born basketballer. The Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association recently signed Trinidad and Tobago-born Johnny Hamilton, who played at Virginia Tech University, Jacksonville College and at the University of Texas-Arlington (UTA), to a one-year, partially guaranteed, contract. The signing came ...

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10 Things To Know About This New Caribbean Soca Monarch

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018: On Sunday night, July 29, 2018, a new soca monarch was crowned on the Caribbean island of Barbados, which wrapped up its annual Crop Over Festival or carnival this week. Here are 10 things you should know about the new soca star: 1: He is Ricky Lil ...

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Immigration – Ten Fast Facts To Note As Trump’s Immigration War Wages On

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018: While Donald Trump has moved away from talking about the family separation crisis he created and is back to equating immigrants from Central America seeking asylum in this country, to MS-13 gang members, his administration failed to again reach a court order deadline of July 26, 2018 to ...

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12 Top Rated Caribbean Cruise Destinations You Should Know

By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018: The top Caribbean cruise destinations are in for the third consecutive year, thanks to customer reviews submitted to Cruise Critic.com for cruises taken over the past year. Here are the top 12 hot spots for Caribbean cruises for 2018: EASTERN CARIBBEAN King’s Wharf, Bermuda St. Maarten San ...

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Trump’s America – Episode 81 – Enough Mueller!

By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018:  The Democratic Party has an “opioid” kind of problem. They have become ADDICTED to Robert Mueller. Like most addictions, it is NO good for them. Welcome to the Theatre of the ABSURD, when a serious publication Business Insider publishes this headline this week … “Mueller is reportedly examining ...

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These 5 Caribbean Countries Recorded An FDI Increase In 2017

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018: Foreign Direct Investment, (FDI) flows into the Caribbean and Latin American region stood at US$ 161.67 billion in 2017, 3.6 percent down from 2016 according to the latest numbers from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). For the Caribbean alone, the FDI inflow ...

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Get Ready For Hempire Jamaica

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018: A Canadian company is entering the Caribbean marijuana market and is counting down to the launch of Hempire Jamaica. CROP Infrastructure Corp., a publicly listed company on the Canadian and US stock exchange, this week announced it has acquired a 49 percent stake in a 217,000 sq. foot property ideally situated ...

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West Indies To Play Night Cricket In Florida

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Fri. Aug. 3, 2018: The West Indies cricket team is set to play Bangladesh this weekend under the “stars” at the Central Broward Regional Stadium in Lauderhill, Florida. The two sides will face off in the second and third T-20 match up on Saturday and Sunday August 4 and 5, respectively, ...

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India Turns To UN To Get Mehul Choksi Back From Caribbean Haven

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Aug. 2, 2018: The Indian government is reportedly hoping the United Nations Convention against corruption will help them get Mehul Choksi, a co-accused in India’s biggest bank fraud detained and brought back from his Caribbean haven to answer fraud charges. Choksi of the Gitanjali Group, who along with the main accused, ...

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Aeroméxico Crash Called Miracle Of God

News Americas, MEXICO CITY, Mexico, Thurs. Aug. 2, 2018: “A Miracle Of God” is how many are referring to the fact that all 103 passengers and crew on board an Aeroméxico flight that crashed Tuesday in the capital of Mexico’s Durango state have survived. Most of the passengers were able to walk away before it caught fire but 97 of ...

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