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Simone Biles Is Having The Time Of Her Life In Belize

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Thurs. Dec. 5, 2019: US Olympian Simone Biles is having the time of her life in Belize with her boyfriend Stacey Ervin, Jr. and the top gymnast is not shy about sharing her Caye Caulker vacay with the world. Biles is taking a deserved break from training and competition ahead of next summer’s Olympic Games ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Haiti

Happy Thursday from Haiti where this peaceful scene of three young brothers picking carambola contrasts with the months of protest occurring in Port-Au-Prince. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Haiti appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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Anti-Government Protests Continue In Colombia

News Americas, BOGOTA, Colombia, Thurs. Dec. 5, 2019: Trade unions, student and indigenous groups are still marching in Colombia’s major cities to increase pressure on the government of President Iván Duque. The protests started almost two weeks ago with hundreds of thousands of people taking part in rallies against the social, security and economic policies of the current government. Wednesday ...

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As Kamala Harris Ends Presidential Bid, Her ‘African-Americanness” Comes Into Question Again

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Weds. Dec. 4, 2019: As California senatorKamala Harris, announced she was ending her presidential campaign Tuesday, questions over her whether she is African American or not, again raised its ugly head on social media sites including Twitter. The senator, who was born in America to Shayamala Gopalan, an Indian immigrant to the US and father, ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Grenada

Happy Hump Day from Annandale Waterfall in the Caribbean Spice Isle of Grenada. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Grenada appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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US Slaps Further Sanctions On Venezuelan Oil Tankers

News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Dec. 4, 2019: The US Treasury Department on Tuesday announced sanctions on six oil tankers owned by Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA in a bid to step up pressure on President Nicolas Maduro’s government. “Cuba and the former Maduro regime continue trying to circumvent sanctions by changing the names of vessels and facilitating the movement of oil ...

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The Caribbean Windrush Generation: Out Of Sight And Out Of Mind?

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. Dec. 4, 2019: Their plight no longer hits the headlines, but the shocking personal stories continue to emerge. The treatment of an estimated 30,000 members of the Windrush generation of Caribbean migrants who helped make modern Britain continues to shame a nation that is likely in the coming years to promote the ...

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Protests Continue In Chile Despite Stimulus Announcement

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Dec. 3, 2019: Protests continues in Chile Monday event as the government of Sebastian Piñera announced a $5.5 billion stimulus package. President Piñera, in an effort at reducing the social unrest and violent protests, announced the spending program that his Finance Minister Alvaro Briones said will help create 100,000 jobs next year. The announcement ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Bahamas

Happy Hump Day from New Providence, Bahamas where this family is swimming over elkhorn coral also known as Acropora palmata. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Bahamas appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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Caribbean Born Star Rihanna Receives First Major Fashion Award For Fenty Line

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Tues. Dec. 3, 2019: Caribbean-born singer turned entrepreneur and fashion designer Rihanna has won the first major fashion award for her Fenty line. Donatella Versace and Rihanna during the VIP dinner at The Fashion Awards 2019 held at Royal Albert Hall on December 02, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Lia Toby/BFC/Getty Images) Rihanna was ...

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