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Sexual Assault Or Just Another Good Time At A Caribbean Carnival?

A screen grab from the video which was shot at Caribana 2017, now the Toronto Caribbean Carnival. By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: Many are asking if a video showing a woman being groped and fondled by a group of men at the recent Toronto Caribbean Carnival, Caribana, was sexual assault or simply just “carnival?” ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Week – Justin Gatlin IAAF 2017

Can you spot the Ciao Willy moment Justin Gatlin of United States was having after he surprisingly won the Men’s 100m final during day two of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 5, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

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Caribbean Entertainment – This Summer Anthem Has Many Splitting In The Middle

This woman dances to the summer anthem at a carnival party. (Youtube Screen Grab/Proud Caribbean) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: Can dropping down hard on a dance floor while do a split injure you? Many women in Caribbean dancehalls and playing mas at carnivals this year don’t seem to mind as it’s ...

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Trump’s America – Episode # 30 – War Or Not?

Mirror Images! By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug, 11, 2017:  Congratulations President Trump! Three very big CHEERS for President Trump this week! That’s right – after savaging him last episode I‘m congratulating him this week for 2 important reasons that go beyond my being highly critical of him. The two reasons are this week, he said ...

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This Caribbean Island Has Been Named Best LGBTQ Rising Star Destination

The Caribbean island of Puerto Rico has been named the Best LGBTQ Tribe Rising Star Destination by Trip.com ahead of Mexico, Vienna and Singapore. By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: The Caribbean often castigated as not being LGBTQ friendly but one Caribbean island is proving you cannot paint an entire region with a ...

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Caribbean Sports – Usain Bolt To Run Final Race Of His Career Saturday

Usain Bolt of Jamaica, seen during the medal ceremony from the Men’s 100m final, during day three of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 6, 2017 in London, United Kingdom, will run his last race tomorrow, August 12, 2017. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, ...

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8 Ways To Get A Green Card In Trump’s America – Part 5

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: This week we continue our series on getting Permanent Residency or a Green Card in Trump’s America with Option 5 – Green Card as a Human Trafficking and Crime Victim. US immigration laws allows for certain victims of human trafficking and crime to apply for green cards. ...

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The Business Of Tourism – Tourism Is A Force For Good

In Cuba, locals use their vintage cars as taxis to give tourists city tours. One of the stops is always Plaza de la Revolución (Revolution Square). By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: Tourism is a globally important industry playing an essential economic role in almost every nation in the world. According to the World Travel ...

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Flash Back – Jamaican Immigration To Britain

Jamaican immigrants arriving at Tibury Docks in Essex, 22 June 1948.’The former troop ship ‘Empire Windrush’ arrived at Tilbury Docks this morning with 450 Jamaicans, mostly Royal Air Force ex-servicemen, aboard. They have come to Britain to escape their island’s unemployment problem. Until they are absorbed into British industry, some of the men will be accomodated at the Colonial Hostel ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Sour Sop Juice

Sour Sop Juice By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: I grew up drinking a lot of fruit and vegetable juices. Mango juice, pineapple juice, sour sop juice orange juice, tamarind juice, carrot juice, cucumber  and  beet juice. These juices were often served with Sunday dinner, which was followed by some delicious dessert like pineapple upside ...

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