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Weeks After Deathbed Marriage Guyanese National Loses Battle With Cancer

Share Tweet Christopher Robinson, r., at his January 16, 2015 wedding with wife Terry l. and son C.J. center. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 9, 2015: A 25-year-old Guyanese national who was determined this January to marry the love of his life despite relying on an oxygen tank and too frail to move at a hospice run by ...

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Back to Kama: Rael supports ‘Right to Return’ for those of African descent

Share Tweet LAS VEGAS, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Several years ago, Rael, spiritual leader of the International Raelian Movement (IRM), inspired the movement “Back to Kama” (the original name for Africa used by its indigenous people) to encourage well-educated, successful and affluent people of all races and religions – especially descendants of slaves – to migrate to Kama and ...

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Air Europa Enters into an agreement with Seaborne

Share Tweet MADRID and SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Air Europa continues its expansion throughout the Caribbean by connecting its daily flight between Spain and the Dominican Republic with its neighbor, Puerto Rico. The Globalia Group Airline and Seaborne, a Puerto Rican airline, have reached a codeshare agreement to cover the route Santo Domingo – San ...

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LicorZone S. A. DE C. V. Announces the Opening of Its First of a New Generation of Liquor Stores in Mexico

Share Tweet CaribPR Wire, AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico, March 4, 2015: The retailer said in a statement that LicorZone’s (R) first outlet is located in Aguascalientes, Mexico. With one store opening this week and another coming next month at a location near Aguascalientes’s bus station, the liquor, beer, and wine outlet announced that it intends to open at least 200 stores all ...

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Guyanese Nabbed With Cocaine In Diced Fruit

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 4, 2015: A Guyanese national is now facing criminal charges in a Brooklyn court for trying to smuggle cocaine inside cans of diced fruit into the U.S. Colin McKenzie, 48, tried to bring the drugs into the U.S. through New York’s JFK Airport Friday after coming off of a Caribbean Airlines ...

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Caribbean Change Agents – The Team That Helped Change The Government In St. Kitts

Share Tweet Dr. Isaac Newton By Bridgette Donaldson Special To NAN News Americas, ATLANTA, GA, Fri. Feb. 27, 2015:“Unprecedented!”  That’s how Paramount Communications President, Dr. Isaac Newton, sums up his team’s work with the main opposition parties in the recent St. Kitts/Nevis election that ended the 20-year reign of the St. Kitts Labor Party. Back in the U.S., Dr. Newton, ...

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Rastafarians Can Now Smoke Ganja Legally In Jamaica

Share Tweet News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thurs. Feb. 26, 2015: Members of the Rastafarian community across Jamaica can now burn “their herb” without fear of being arrested by the Jamaican police. A new law passed through the country’s parliament decriminalizes the possession of small amounts of marijuana for religious, medicinal and therapeutic purposes, a move that will no doubt ease ...

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Former Puerto Rico Mayor Jailed

Share Tweet Eduard Rivera-Correa News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Thurs. Feb. 26, 2015: A 61-year-old man who served as the mayor of the municipality of Río Grande, Puerto Rico in 2010 will now spend the next five plus years in jail. Eduard Rivera-Correa was sentenced Wednesday to 64 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Carmen C. Cerezo. He ...

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Jamaican-Born Child Rapist Extradited

Share Tweet Homer Rhone Bishop News Americas, BERGEN COUNTY, NJ, Thurs. Feb. 26, 2015: A 41-year-old Jamaican born self confessed child rapist who was on the Bergen County Sheriff’s “Most Wanted” list for years has been nabbed. Homer Rhone Bishop was extradited back to the U.S. from his homeland of Jamaica Tuesday after nearly a decade on the lam, according ...

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Cocaine Found In Container From Dominican Republic

Share Tweet News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Weds. Feb. 25, 2015: Two hundred and twenty two pounds of cocaine has been found inside a duffle bag concealed inside a container arriving from Caucedo, Dominican Republic. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) field operations officers seized the drug worth $2.8 million. CBP field operations officers conducting an inspection of containers on ...

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