January 22, 2020

First Black and Caribbean roots ballerina hopes to leave the audience empowered

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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Dec. 16, 2019: For the first time in the history of the New York City Ballet, the holiday classic “The Nutcracker,” has a black and Caribbean roots dancer playing the prima ballerina lead role of ‘Marie.’ And her message to the audience is one of empowerment. Eleven-year-old Charlotte Nebres […]

Jamaican leader calls for a war on corruption at ACP Summit

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From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Tues. Dec. 10, 2019: A Caribbean leader attending the 9th Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP), group of nations summit in Nairobi, Kenya, is calling for a total war on corruption. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, who is attending the summit from the CARICOM region along with Prime Minister of […]

Tennis: Meet the Caribbean Player at this year’s U.S. Open

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From News Americas Now News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 23, 2019: A Caribbean player has made it to the opening rounds of the U.S. Open this year. Here are 5 things to know about this player: 1: He is Darian King of Barbados who ranks at 179th. 2: King this week won his two […]

NAN’s CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – AUG. 14, 2019

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from NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and Latin America for this Wednesday morning August 14, 2019: Roberto Ulpiano and Omar Rodriguez, owners of Caribbean Car Wash of New Jersey, have been hit with a lawsuit from multiple workers who say they […]

NAN’s CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – JULY 24, 2019

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From News Americas Now News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 24, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and Latin America for this Wednesday morning July 24, 2019: Caribbean born U.S. Marine veteran Roman Sabal has been denied entry to the U.S. for his citizenship application based on a deportation order […]

NAN’s CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – JULY 23, 2019

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From News America Now News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and Latin America for this Tuesday morning July 23, 2019: A Jamaican man was on Monday jailed in Kingston for posting nude pictures of his former girlfriend, Darieth Chisolm, a former NBC News […]

NAN’s CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – July 17, 2019

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From News America Now News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Wednesday morning July 17, 2019: Everton Anthony Robinson, a Jamaican, is the latest Caribbean national added to the Interpol most wanted Red Notices list. The 49-year-old […]

NAN’s Caribbean News Roundup – July 12 2019

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From News America Now News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and its Diaspora for this Friday morning July 12, 2019: There are Interpol Red Notices out for 55 Jamaicans, the most of any Caribbean nations News Americas has found. The wife of British […]

NAN’s Caribbean News Roundup

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JUNE 25, 2019 From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Tuesday morning June 25, 2019: Haiti’s soccer team thrilled fans globally Monday night, making Gold Cup history by beating Costa Rica 2-1 to advance to […]

NAN’s Caribbean News Roundup – May 30, 2019

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From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, THURS, MAY 30, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Thursday morning, May 30, 2019: An adventurous boyfriend pulled off an incredible underwater proposal while vacationing in the DR. Travis Grenier and Kenna Seitz were 30 feet deep when […]