October 27, 2021

Caribbean Roots Republican loses Florida Primary bid

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From NAN News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Weds. Aug. 29, 2018: Vennia Francois, the Caribbean-roots, Republican candidate for Florida’s 7th Congressional district, on Tuesday, August 28th, lost in her bid to become the party’s nominee for the November general election. Francois, a first-time candidate whose parents immigrated from the Bahamas, managed to secure just 16 […]

The View From Europe” Valuing workers guarantees Caribbean Tourism’s long-term future

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By David Jessop From NAN News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. July 27, 2018: A few weeks ago, this column made the point that the time has come for tourism in the Caribbean to be managed in such a way that it is less about numbers and more about delivering lasting nation-wide social and economic growth. […]

Caribbean immigrant hands Trump administration a legal setback

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From NAN News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. July 4, 2018: A case filed by a Caribbean immigrant in detention has left the Trump administration facing a legal setback to its immigration policies. U.S. District Judge James Boasberg, in Washington, D.C., ruled that the government may not arbitrarily detain people seeking asylum. The ruling comes in […]

This Caribbean immigrant is wanted by the ATF

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From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. June 6, 2018: A 42-year-old Caribbean immigrant has made the US ATF’s Most Wanted List. Guyanese national, Oudit Narain Seenarain, who also goes by the names Oudit Setnarain; Oudit Narain Seenorain; Oudit Narain Seenarain and Oudit Setnarain, is wanted by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of […]

Here’s why Canada is warning travelers about this Caribbean Island

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From NAN News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. April 27, 2018: The Canadian government this week updated its warning on a Caribbean island territory that is still recovering from Hurricanes Irma and Maria. As the U.S. Virgin Islands tries to bounce back and its tourism agency continues to spread the message that it is rebounding, the […]

Run straight to the Caribbean

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From NAN News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Sun. Mar. 25, 2018: Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School student and survivor, Emma Gonzalez, has become a global face in the fight for stricter gun laws ever since her “BS” speech days after the killing of 17 of her colleagues and students. On Saturday, March 24th, in Washington, D.C., […]

Caribbean immigrant remembered by ICE

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From NAN News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Mar. 1, 2018: The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, (ICE), may be scaring a lot of immigrants currently with their raids and enforcement round-ups, but the agency took time out this week to celebrate a former black employee and Caribbean immigrant. As Black History Month wrapped up, […]

Caribbean Travel – This Dreamy Detox hotel is in the Caribbean

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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 5, 2018: It’s the New Year and what better way to start than to fulfill your resolution to take better care of your health and body. Well look no further than a detox vacation in a dreamy Caribbean resort which has been listed at 9 out of 10 […]

This Caribbean island has been shaken by an earthquake

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From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Nov. 6, 2017: A Caribbean island that was spared the wrath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria was on Sunday shaken by an earthquake. A quake of with a magnitude of 5.7 on the seismic scale and with a depth of 45 km occurred south east of Grenada […]

Caribbean-American Councilmember assailed in racist thread on cop message board – A NAN First

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From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 25, 2017: A thread on an Internet message board frequented by current and past members of New York’s Finest is taking racist shots at Caribbean-American Councilmember and potential New York State Gubernatorial candidate, Jumaane Williams, News Americas has found. The reactions come as City Councilman Williams’ […]