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Caribbean Born Celeb Weighs In On Manchester Terror Attack

A British police officer escorts walking casualties away from the Manchester Arena stadium in Manchester, United Kingdom on May 23, 2017. (Photo by Lindsey Parnaby/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 23, 2017: A Caribbean-born celebrity was among those two took to Twitter last night to express condolences at the shocking terror attack ...

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Trump Administration Grudgingly Grants Haitians TPS Extension With Caveat

Haitians including Haitians for Trump, want the Donald to deliver a TPS extension for Haitians. (Twitter image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Tues. May 23, 2017: The Donald Trump administration on Monday seemed to grudgingly grant a maximum six-month Temporary Protected Status extension to some 50,000 Haitians in the US. But the extension came with a clear ...

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See Trinidad Born Rapper Nicki Minaj’s Billboard Performance Here

Nicki Minaj’s 2017 Billboard Performance. (Twitter image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 22, 2017: Trinidad-born rapper Nicki Minaj opened the Billboard Music Awards last night with a nine minute set that included a lot of booty twerking/wining and jerking. The set opened with a dance medley of her former hits, including “Starships,” “Anaconda,” and “Super Bass” — all ...

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Who’s Who In Athletics Among Those Bidding Adieu To Germaine Mason

Top athletes gathered in Kingston to bid final adieu to Olympian Germaine Mason. (Instagram image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mon. May 22, 2017: A Who’s Who list of top athletes were among those who packed into the Hagley Park Seventh Day Adventist Church in Kingston Sunday morning to bid a final adieu to Jamaican-born British Olympian, Germaine ...

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These Caribbean Athletes Won Gold At The Jamaica Invitational

Yohan Blake took the gold in the men’s 100-m at the 2017 Jamaica Invitational. (JII Facebook image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mon. May 22, 2017: Eight athletes from across the Caribbean, including six from Jamaica, claimed gold on Saturday at the prestigious Jamaica International Invitational IWC meet, held in the island’s capital, Kingston. They are: 1: Jamaican ...

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Caribbean Nationals Witness Times Square Accident

A wrecked car sits in the intersection of 45th and Broadway in Times Square, May 18, 2017 in New York City. According to reports there were multiple injuries and one fatality after the car plowed into a crowd of people. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 19, 2017: A visiting ...

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Five Caribbean Cities Reporting The Most Violent Robberies

A young woman walks by a house totally protected with iron guards to keep our robbers. (Photo by Roberto Machado Noa/LightRocket via Getty Images) By NAN Contributor News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. May 19, 2017: A new Intern-American Bank study says an average of 40 percent of the Caribbean population identify crime and security-related issues as the main problem facing ...

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Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos

Venezuelan opposition activists clash with the Bolivarian National Guard during protest against government of President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, on May 18, 2017. On Monday Venezuelans launched a seventh week of anti-government demonstrations by blocking roads, vowing not to budge all day in protest at a deadly political and economic crisis. (Photo by Carlos Becerra/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) News Americas, NEW ...

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Caribbean ET News Round-Up

Guess Where Will Trinidad-Born Rapper Nicki Minaj Be This Sunday? By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 19, 2017: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean entertainment scene for the week-ending May 19, 2017: Where Will Trinidad-Born Rapper Nicki Minaj Be This Sunday? Trinidad-born rapper Nicki Minaj has a date this Sunday. The ...

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