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Haiti Bleeds Again As More Violence Erupts

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Andre Paultre and Andres Martinez Casares PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. 24, 2020, (Reuters) – Violent clashes erupted in the Haitian capital on Sunday, with two Reuters witnesses observing shots being fired until late at night, as police stepped up their protest over pay and conditions. The clashes were the most violent since police, this time ...

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Brazil’s Carnival Underway Despite Political Divisions

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Gram Slattery and Amanda Perobelli RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO, Brazil, Mon. Feb 24, 2020, (Reuters) – Brazil’s famed Carnival kicked off in earnest on Saturday, as millions of scantily-clad revelers poured into the streets, many of whom took the opportunity to parody or otherwise comment on the nation’s deeply polarized politics. Since right-wing President ...

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Parkland Announces Date of 2019 Fourth Quarter & Year-End Results

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 21, 2020: Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”) (TSX:PKI) expects to announce its 2019 fourth quarter and year-end results after markets close on Thursday, March 5, 2020. A conference call and webcast will then be held at 6:30 a.m. MST (8:30 a.m. EST) on Friday, March 6, 2020 to discuss the results. ...

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Caribbean Blacks Less Likely Than African Americans To Have An Addiction Study Says

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 21, 2020: African Americans have a higher rate of addiction when compared to Afro-Caribbean nationals, according to data cited by the American Addiction Centers. Citing a study conducted by the American Journal of Public Health, AAC said that African Americans have an addiction rate of 11.5% compared to ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL NEWS ROUNDUP- Feb. 21, 2020

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 21 2020: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean travelscene for Feb. 21, 2020: Canada again updated its travel advisory of several Caribbean nations, warning nationals to avoid essential travel to Haiti and to exercise a high degree of caution if travelling to The Bahamas, ...

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Trump’s America –Episode #159 – Mike Bloomberg Works Harder?

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 21, 2020: STEP RIGHT UP … get your SUCKER button right here. They are FREE! All you Slouches out there – which means 330 million Americans. Hope you watched Wednesday night’s debate. NOW you know The Truth! But don’t worry if you did not; I ...

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This Caribbean Star Is Heading To Carnival In The Caribbean

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 21, 2020: An award-winning rapper and international celebrity is heading to the Caribbean for Carnival next week. St. James, Trinidad-born rapper, Nicki Minaj, whose real name is Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty, is set to join the festivities of carnival next week in her homeland. Minaj ...

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MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – Feb. 21, 2020

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRI. Feb. 21, 2020: Here are the marijuana headlines making news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for Feb. 21, 2020: Holy Weed? A Sadhu or Hindu holy man, was among those smoking marijuana using a ‘chillum’ or traditional clay pipe this week as a holy offering ahead of ...

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Caribbean Business And Finance Report

Caribbean News, Latin America News: Compiled By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 21, 2020: Here are some of the top business and finance news making headlines across the Caribbean this week. Regional Several Caribbean nations are no longer being seen as a non-cooperative jurisdiction for tax purposes within the global International Business sector by the ...

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Yohan Blake The Cricketer?

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 21, 2020: He is known as an Olympic runner but is he really a cricketer? We will have to wait to find out next month as Jamaican World Champion and Olympic silver medalist Yohan Blake appears for a West Indies legends team at the ...

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