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Archives for April 10, 2019

Trinidadian arrested as US officials foil terror plot

From Caribbean360 MARYLAND, United States, Wednesday April 10, 2019 – A Trinidadian-born man has been accused in the United States of plotting to plow a stolen van into a crowd at a large shopping and entertainment compound outside of Washington, in what prosecutors said was an ISIS-inspired attack. According to court documents, 28-year-old Rondell Henry, a […]

Netanyahu appears poised for record 5th term as Israeli Prime Minister

From Newsmax Both Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main challenger Benny Gantz claimed victory in Israel’s election but early results indicated on Wednesday the veteran right-wing leader was on course for a record fifth term. Partial results with 95 percent of votes counted showed Netanyahu’s Likud party tied with Gantz’s centrist Blue and White […]

The women who created the first US animal shelter get well-deserved recognition

By Laura Go;dman From Care2 Did you know that a group of 30 women created the oldest animal shelter in the United States in 1869? Probably not, and that’s why shelter officials want to make sure those 30 women finally get the credit they deserve for launching the U.S. animal sheltering and adoptions movement. The shelter has changed its name […]

How stress attacks the body and what you can do about it

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax Stress can wreak havoc on your body and exacerbate chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, arthritis and even erectile dysfunction. According to the American Institute of Stress, 44% of Americans feel more stressed than they did five years ago. Work stress causes 10 percent of strokes. And stress increases […]

Big trade growth potential between Gulf countries and Latin America and Caribbean: IDB

PANAMA CITY, Panama – Trade between Gulf countries and Latin America and the Caribbean could grow by $13 billion per year simply by signing more trade and investment deals and opening more diplomatic and trade promotion offices, according to a study by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The projection is included in the report Towards a […]

Dominican Republic leads Caribbean economies

By Tiziana Barghini From Global Finance The Dominican Republic’s economy is outperforming those of its neighbors. The economy of the Dominican Republic is set to surpass its regional neighbors this year, notching the highest growth in the Caribbean region. The DR has been gaining attention for its ability to maintain steady robust economic growth. In […]

Artificial Intelligence can become a game-changer for Caribbean economies

By Narayan Ammachchi From Nearshore Americas Microsoft official says AI will not destroy jobs but it will create more new jobs and augment the human ability by reducing repetitive tasks. Global computing giant Microsoft has urged Caribbean countries to leverage the power of artificial intelligence (AI), saying the new technology can serve as a ‘leveling […]

Albania manhunt after gang target plane in ‘€10m heist’

From BBC A suspected gang leader was shot dead after a dramatic raid on an Austrian airlines plane on the runway at Tirana airport in Albania. Passengers waiting for the Airbus plane to leave Mother Teresa airport near the capital saw the gang approach security police wielding AK-47 rifles. They are then thought to have […]

Camarena Tequila and Concacaf announce partnership for the 2019 Gold Cup

The Most-Awarded Tequila Will Help Amplify Premier, Biyearly International Soccer Tournament Miami (Wednesday, April 10, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) and  Camarena Tequila – premium tequila made from 100% blue weber agave – announced today Camarena’s partnership as the official tequila of the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup, […]

Puzzles for Apr 11 2019 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

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