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Caribbean Entertainment News Round-Up – From Wyclef Jean To Nicki Minaj, Nia Long, Lorraine Toussaint, Sean Paul and Rihanna

Wyclef Jean, seen here performing onstage at the Prince Tribute Concert during 2017 SXSW Conference and Festivals at Lady Bird Lake on March 17, 2017 in Austin, Texas, says he was mistakenly arrested by the LAPD. (Photo by Hutton Supancic/Getty Images for SXSW) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: Here are the top ...

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These 21 Caribbean Nations Have Been Named Major Money Laundering Countries

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: The US has named 21 Caribbean countries among a wider global list of Major Money Laundering Countries of 2016. The US State Department this week released the countries in its 2017 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report on Money Laundering and Financial Crimes. The countries making the list ...

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Caribbean Sports In Brief – Pakistan To Face The Windies

Flash Back – Jason Holder (M) of the West Indies takes the wicket of Asad Shafiq of Pakistan on day three of the third test between Pakistan and West Indies at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on November 1, 2016 in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Chris Whiteoak/Getty Images) Compiled By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. ...

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Screw The Poor – One Border Wall Coming Up!

People line up to cross at the international bridge on the US/Mexico border in Nuevo Laredo on February 22, 2017 northern Mexico. Attention Editors: This image is part of an ongoing AFP photo project documenting the life on the two sides of the US/Mexico border simultaneously by two photographers traveling for ten days from California to Texas on the US ...

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Historic Caribbean Hotels That Are Still Maintaining High Standards Of Excellence

The historic Graycliff Hotel is located in Nassau, Bahamas. By Jason Gordon Special To NAN  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: Caribbean hotels are some of the most luxurious in the world. Many of them feature state of the art technology and amazing interior designs and are truly a sight to behold. What makes many of these ...

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Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos

Men try to clean up mud and water from their house after a sudden flood in city of Huarmey, 300 kilometers north of Lima, Peru on March 22, 2017. The climate phenomenon of El Nino was causing the muddy rivers to overflow all over the Peruvian coast, isolating communities and neighborhoods. Thousands of people have been affected since January, and ...

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Puerto Rico Licensed Doctor Charged In Medicare Fraud Scheme

By NAN Contributor News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: A Puerto Rico licensed doctor, who was practicing medicine in Miami, has been charged in a 16-count indictment for his alleged participation in a multi-faceted $20 million health care fraud scheme involving the submission of false and fraudulent claims to Medicare and Medicaid.  He has also been charged with ...

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The Business of Tourism – The US’ Loss May Well Become The Caribbean’s Gain

KAYAK, the UK-based vacation travel site, says that searches related to Las Vegas by potential British visitors have fallen by 36 percent since the US presidential inauguration in January of Donald Trump. By David Jessop  News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: Perception of a destination, the hard to define sense of feeling welcome and image, are three of ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Jamaican Bulla

Jamaican Bulla By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 24, 2017: Growing up in Jamaica as children, we had an array of freshly baked goods to eat daily, especially during lunch time at primary, high school and college. We had the choice of potato pudding , cornmeal pudding, sugar bun, beef, chicken and vegetable patties, coconut cake, toe ...

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This Caribbean Nation Checks In On Its Diaspora Amid London Terror Attack

Emergency services at the scene outside the Palace of Westminster, London, after a policeman was stabbed and his apparent attacker shot by officers in a major security incident at the Houses of Parliament. (Photo by Stefan Rousseau/PA Images via Getty Images) By NAN Contributor News Americas, LONDON, England, Thurs. Mar. 23, 2017: At least one Caribbean nation has jumped into ...

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