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Canada’s Government Warns Of Crime In These Caribbean Cities

By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Weds. May 24, 2017: The Canadian government is warning nationals to be wary of crime when traveling to a number of Caribbean cities. The updated May 19th warning comes on the heels of a new Inter-American Bank study that says an average of 40 percent of the Caribbean population identify crime and security-related ...

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Brazil Is the Site of the Most Important Internet Event in Latin America and the Caribbean

FOZ DO IGUAÇU, Brazil, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The promotion of integrated efforts at developing the Internet in Latin America and the Caribbean was prominently underscored during the first day of sessions of the meeting LACNIC 27, being held May 22-26 in Foz do Iguaçu. The opening session featured Ariel Graizer (LAC-IX), Eduardo Santoyo (LACTLD), Demi Getschko ...

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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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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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UVI RTPark To Host VIP Investment Showcase During Caribbean Week In New York

The UVI RTPark in St. Croix, USVI. (RTPark image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 19, 2017: The University of the Virgin Islands Research & Technology Park, (UVI RTPark), will celebrate Caribbean Week in New York and Caribbean American Heritage Month in the USA with a Big Apple VIP Investment Showcase Reception this June. The event is set to ...

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