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How Hurricane Maria Has Changed St. Croix

The south west corner of St. Croix after Hurricane Maria. (Melody Rames image) By Melody Rames The Real Hurricane Chronicles News Americas, ST. CROIX, USVI, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: I had to see it for myself because everyone was talking about how the south west corner of the island of St. Croix is cut off from the rest of the ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Week – Teruto Ishihara

Is that a Ciao Willy or is Teruto Ishihara of Japan really out of it after being kicked in the groin by Rolando Dy in their featherweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside the Saitama Super Arena on September 22, 2017 in Saitama, Japan?  (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

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Bribery Perceived To Be Most Common In This Latin America and Caribbean Nation

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: A new report from Transparency International found that bribery is perceived to be most common in at least one Latin America and one Caribbean nation. A new report People and Corruption: Latin America and the Caribbean, based on surveys with over 22,000 citizens living in 20 countries ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Stewed Turkey Wings

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: One of my go to recipes for Sunday dinner or midweek dinner is stewed turkey wings. I like it because it’s easy to cook and goes well with ground provisions, pasta or rice and peas. Below is my recipe for Stewed Turkey Wings. It is delicious.  Ingredients 1 ...

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Caribbean Diaspora Day Of Giving Raises Over USD 45K So Far For CDEMA

The Caribbean Day of giving is raising money to help CDEMA help countries like Dominica following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: Over 30 Caribbean Diaspora media entities and organizations locked arms Saturday for what was dubbed simply as the ‘Caribbean Day Of Giving’ to help victims of Hurricanes ...

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This Caribbean Premier Urgently Needs The Help Of Linesmen

This Richard Branson image shows part of the devastation in the BVI from Hurricane Irma. (Twitter image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: Hurricanes Irma and Maria left several islands without power as the storms took down electrical poles and left a tangled mess of downed poles and electrical wires in its wake. Now one Caribbean premier ...

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The NYPD Wants Your Help To Find The Killer Of This Jamaican American Teen

Jamaican American Teen Tylik Allen was murdered in Harlem and his killer is still on the lam. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: New York Police wants to know who murdered 18-year-old high school football star, Jamaican-American Tylik Allen. Allen, who was raised by his single parent Jamaican mother in Harlem, was gunned ...

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91-Year-Old Jamaican Immigrant Dead Following Home Invasion

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: A 91-year-old Jamaican immigrant is dead and his 100-year-old wife traumatized after burglars invaded their Brooklyn, NY home looking for valuables. Waldiman Thompson and his wife, Ethlin lived in their Bedford-Stuyvesant brownstone in NYC for decades, but on Wednesday October 11, 2017, at about 3:15 p.m., four ...

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Canada Warns Its Nationals To Exercise Caution Because Of Crime In These 8 Non-Hurricane Impacted Caribbean Nations

Canadian travelers at the Halifax airport. (Photo credit: MIKE DEMBECK/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, Toronto, Canada, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: Hurricanes Irma and Maria have landed several Caribbean nations on the Canadian government’s ‘avoid all travel’ list but crime in eight countries not affected by hurricanes has now placed them on Canada’s  ‘exercise a high degree of ...

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Jamaican Singer Who Contributed To Rihanna’s ‘Work’ To Get ASCAP Award

Richie Stephens at the ASCAP 2017 Rhythm & Soul Music Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on June 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for ASCAP) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: A top Jamaican singer who contributed to Rhianna’s popular song, ‘Work,’ is set ...

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