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Archives for February 28, 2019

PAHO calls for countries in Latin America and the Caribbean to prepare for possible outbreaks of dengue

The disease is endemic in the Region and, since its reintroduction in the 1980s, has caused cyclical outbreaks and epidemics every three to five years Washington, DC, 28 February 2019 (PAHO)- The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has called for countries in the Region of the Americas to prepare for a timely response to possible outbreaks […]

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” Buy this Cartoon’s […]

Michael Cohen’s evidence against Trump is getting compared to those long-ass CVS receipts

By Nicole Gallucci From Mashable After years and years in the spotlight, CVS receipts have finally met their match: Michael Cohen. As Trump’s former personal attorney testified against Donald Trump before Congress on Wednesday morning, the American people came to realize he had receipts for daaaaaaays. Cohen presented a number of documents to Congress — including damning financial statements, news […]

OECS CBU music alumni Krishna “Dada” Lawrence achieves regional acclaim for production of massive carnival hit song

Thursday, February 28, 2019 — Dominican music producer,Krishna “Dada” Lawrence, an alumni of the OECS Competitive Business Unit‘s Music Programme, under the 10th EDF Regional Integration for Trade in the OECS, is receiving regional acclaim for his outstanding work as producer on the carnival hit song, “Famalay” – currently receiving massive airplay across the region and on various online platforms. […]

Honourable Andrew Fahie is Premier of the Virgin Islands

From BVI GIS His Excellency the Governor Mr. Augustus Jaspert, Governor of the Virgin Islands has appointed Honourable Andrew A. Fahie to be the Premier of the Virgin Islands. Honourable Fahie’s party, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) gained a majority of the seats of elected members of the House of Assembly. In a letter to […]

Lady Gaga talks about *that* Oscars performance with Bradley Cooper

By Johnny Lieu From Mashable Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s utterly breathtaking performance of “Shallow” at the Oscars really had the internet talking, but as Gaga reiterated on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday, it is very much an act. “Quite frankly, social media is the toilet of the internet. What it has done to pop culture is abysmal,” Gaga […]

GDP grows above-forecast 2.6 percent as business spending picks up

From Newsmax The U.S. economy cooled by less than expected last quarter as business investment picked up, suggesting growth could be stronger for longer as the Federal Reserve takes a patient approach to interest rates. The 2.6 percent annualized rate of gains in gross domestic product from October to December compared with the 2.2 percent […]

Cairo station fire: Train driver ‘left brakes off’

From BBC The deadly fire at Cairo’s main railway station on Wednesday happened because the train driver left the cabin without putting the brakes on, Egypt’s public prosecutors believe. They say a preliminary investigation indicates the driver stepped off the train to argue with a colleague. But the driver, who has been arrested, blames corroded […]

KAABOO Texas announces daily artist lineup and single day passes

LIONEL RICHIE ADDED TO MULTI-GENRE LINEUP SINGLE DAY PASSES ON SALE TOMORROW AT 10 AM CST AT KAABOOTEXAS.COM February 28, 2019 (Arlington, TX) — KAABOO Texas is pleased to announce the daily lineup of musicians and comedians for its inaugural festival happeningMay 10-12, 2019. The multi-stage and full sensory event is taking place at the state-of-the-art AT&T Stadium in […]

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