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Earthquake Causes Shaking in Guadeloupe, St Maarten, Dominica – Caribbean Journal

Earthquake Causes Shaking in Guadeloupe, St Maarten, DominicaCaribbean JournalThere were also reports of shaking as far south as Martinique and to the north in Montserrat. The strongest shaking was reported in central Guadeloupe, with moderate shaking,... Continue reading →

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Legendary Jamaican Jazz Musician Monty Alexander Returns With A Holiday Tradition To Washington, D.C.

Share Legendary Jamaican Jazz Musician Monty Alexander. CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Dec. 19, 2014: In what has now become a holiday tradition at Washington, D.C.’s most jazz club, Grammy and Soul Train-nominated Jamaican jazz musician, Monty Alexander, will return … Continue reading →

Pan Am Games a Hot Ticket, Time to Buy is Now to Support Your Athletes

Share TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games sell more than 225,000 tickets already TORONTO, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ­­ Ticket sales for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games are off and running, with more than 225,000 tickets already sold. Thousands of … Continue reading →

APR Energy Renews 25MW Power Contract in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Share Two-year contract extension adds to record renewals JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – APR Energy plc (LSE: APR), a global leader in fast-track power solutions, today announces that it has signed a two-year extension for its 25MW contract in … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Year’s Top Song Is Beyonce, Sia’s ‘Pretty Hurts’ – ABC News

Year's Top Song Is Beyonce, Sia's 'Pretty Hurts'ABC News"Bailando," Enrique Iglesias featuring Sean Paul, Gente de Zona and Descemer Bueno: It doesn't matter if it's the Spanish or English version, Enrique Iglesias' "Bailando" is the track with the year's most swag. I wanna be contigo, and live contigo, and ...and more » Continue reading →

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US Companies Eager to Embrace Cuba Face Hurdles – ABC News

US Companies Eager to Embrace Cuba Face HurdlesABC NewsThe United States must change laws and regulations, and Cuba must build an economy more hospitable to foreign investment. "The Cuban ... U.S.-based travel companies have been eager to embrace the Caribbean island, just an hour's flight from Miami.and more » Continue reading →

Sports

FIFA ethics investigator Garcia resigns in protest – Reuters UK

Reuters UKFIFA ethics investigator Garcia resigns in protestReuters UKSince at least the summer of 2011, the FBI has been examining more than $500,000 in payments made by the Caribbean Football Union to an offshore company headed by Chuck Blazer, forme... Continue reading →

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Hold Off On Those Cuban Cigars For Now – U.S./Cuba Changes Won’t Take Effect For Weeks

Share Tweet Rolling Cuban cigars. (Havanatradingcompany image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Dec. 19, 2014: President Barack Obama’s historic executive policy changes towards Cuba, as announced on Wednesday, has many excitedly thinking of travel to the … Continue reading

What Exactly Does Obama’s Historic Cuba Changes Mean?

Share Tweet President Obama with Cuban President Raoul Castro, r., at the memorial service of South African President Nelson Mandela on December 19, 2013. The two shook hands in a historic move by Castro. (Reuters TV image) By NAN Staff … Continue reading

TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Sell More Than 225,000 Tickets Already

Share Tweet This will be the venue of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games’ opening ceremony. TORONTO, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Ticket sales for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games are off and running, with more than 225,000 tickets already … Continue reading

APR Energy Renews 25MW Power Contract in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Share Tweet JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – APR Energy plc (LSE: APR), a global leader in fast-track power solutions, today announces that it has signed a two-year extension for its 25MW contract in the U.S. Virgin Islands, to run … Continue reading

How Many Undocumented Caribbean Immigrants Are In The United States? – A NAN First

Share Tweet By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Dec. 16, 2014: For years the question has been asked and left unanswered, but Caribbean Americans may now have a better idea of how many undocumented Caribbean immigrants … Continue reading

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