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Caribbean News – Nicki To Debut New Song From Album On SNL

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Trinidad-born rap star, Nicki Minaj, is set to release her fourth studio album this year but is stoking anticipation for the new project by teasing a globe-spanning arena tour and announcing she’ll debut a new song during her Saturday Night Live performance on May 19th. Minaj shared the news on Twitter, where ...

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Caribbean Sports – USA Vs. The World Showdown To Feature Three Caribbean Countries At Penn Relays

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: The US’ top sprinters will face-off against some of the Caribbean’s best in the highly anticipated USA Vs. The World Showdown at the Penn Relays this Saturday. USA Track and Field announced the “USA vs. the World” will feature six relays – three each for men and women on Saturday at Franklin ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Rihanna To Launch Lingerie Line

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Bajan star Rihanna is entering into the sexy world of lingerie. The style icon has announced the upcoming launch of her lingerie line, which will be called Savage X Fenty. The 30-year-old entrepreneur has yet to reveal details of the line or the launch but is pushing fans to sign up for ...

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Caribbean News – Dancehall’s Spice To Launch Women’s Foundation

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Jamaican dancehall star, Spice, is set to launch her Grace Hamilton Women Empowerment Foundation in Jamaica next month. Spice is taking her mission to help needy Jamaican women to the next level with the launch of the foundation on May 27th at the Eden Gardens in St Andrew, Jamaica. The “So Mi ...

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Caribbean Sports – All-American Honors For Jamaican Olympic Gymnast

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: A 22-year-old Jamaican-American gymnast is shining brightly under the golden lights of the NCAA Women’s Gymnastics Championships. Toni-Ann Williams, who was born in Maryland but represents Jamaica as part of its national gymnastics team, last weekend won the NCAA All-America honors at the Gymnastics Championships held from April 20-21 at the Chaifetz ...

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Caribbean Sports – New Jersey Brothers Make History For Jamaica In Lacrosse

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Two Rumson, New Jersey brothers will make history for Jamaica this summer in Israel as they headline the Jamaican National Team roster for the first time on the international level. This is the first time Jamaica has had a lacrosse team play at the international level and Rob and Alex Kelly will ...

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Caribbean News – A Brooklyn Street Could Be Co-Named After Haiti Founding Father

News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. April 27, 2018: A popular Brooklyn street could soon be co-named after one of Haiti’s founding fathers. On April 18, Community Board 17, which represents the neighborhoods of East Flatbush, Northeast East Flatbush, Rugby, Farragut/Hyde Park, Remsen Village, Ditmas Village and Erasmus in Brooklyn, NY, voted to co-name Rogers Avenue, from Farragut to Eastern Parkway, ...

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Where Does The Caribbean Rank On Press Freedom?

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. April 26, 2018: Where does the Caribbean stand on press freedom? Here are the positions of the seven Caribbean nations surveyed – ranked here by News Americas from worst to best, according to the latest 2018  World Press Freedom Index from Reporters Without Borders, (RSW), which evaluates the level of press freedom in 180 ...

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interCaribbean Cancels St Thomas And St Croix Planned Operations

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks & Caicos, April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ –– interCaribbean Airways with a heavy heart must advise the Caribbean traveling public that services to St Thomas and to St Croix are canceled.  We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this causes those customers with planned travel arrangements on these flights. interCaribbean has been working for some months to have the ...

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Billions Sent Back To The Caribbean Last Year – A NAN First

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. April 25, 2018: Guess how much money exactly was sent back to the Caribbean from immigrants globally last year? If you guessed USD 13.5 billion, then you are correct. According to latest remittance inflow data from the World Bank, tallied for the region by News Americas, that’s the astounding amount ...

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