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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Day – Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade

A clear Ciao Willy moment on June 2, 2016 in Shefayim, Israel. ahead of the annual Gay pride parade in Tel Aviv  on June 3, LGBT tourists from across the world visited Israel for the week in a build-up to Tel Aviv Pride, one of the Pride capitols of the world. (Photo by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images)

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Guyana-Born Cyclist Wins USA Cycling’s Tour Of Sommerville

By NAN Sports Editor Brooklyn-born Scott Savory, c., raises his hand in victory the 73rd Tour Of Sommerville, NJ on May 30th. News Americas, SOMMERVILLE, NJ, Fri. June 3, 2016: A Guyana-born cyclist has emerged the winner of the Memorial Day “Crit Men Open Pro/Cat 1” USA Cycling’s Tour Of Sommerville 2016 competition. The Brooklyn-based Scott Savory won the men’s ...

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We Often Forget That Immigrants Too Make up A Part Of The U.S. Military

Soldiers from the different branches of military are sworn in during a Naturalization Ceremony conducted to swear in 125 new citizenship candidates. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 3rd, 2016: It is sad that when we hear about immigrants, especially out of the mouths of xenophobes and fear mongers like The ...

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Five Can’t Miss Caribbean And Central American Travel Deals

By NAN Lifestyle Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 3, 2016: Who doesn’t love a travel deal, especially when it involves sun, sand and the beach in the Caribbean and Central America. Here are five top deals you should know from Cheapcaribbean.com: 1:  Dominican Republic The Riu Republica in Punta Cana has a deal for adults only travel. ...

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Feeding Your Health With The Caribbean’s Natural Juices

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. june 3, 2016: Natural juices, drinks and punches are a staple at the dining table of Caribbean nationals the world over. These beverages are usually made from various vegetables, fruits and super fruits including ripe bananas, breadfruit, peanut, corn and yams. As a child growing up in Jamaica, our  meal time was always ...

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The Urgency Of Now For The Caribbean

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. June 3, 2016: There is no shortage of astute advice, or practical thinking about the region’s future. In the last two weeks alone, speeches from significant regional figures have again made clear what practically is required if the Anglophone part of the region is to become better integrated, prosper and offer its ...

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Harambe The Gorilla’s Link To Rita Marley

This video screen grab shows Harambe standing over the boy minutes before he was shot dead to save the kid’s life. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. June 2, 2016: The decision by Cincinnati zoo officials to kill 17-year-old gorilla Harambe to save the life of a four-year-old who crawled into the exhibit last weekend has ...

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Ten Things You Should Know About Legendary Piano Master Monty Alexander’s National Caribbean American Heritage Month Performance

Jamaica’s Legendary Pianist Monty Alexander is set to perform at Dizzy’s Jazz Club Coca Cola @ Jazz at Lincoln Center from tonight, Wednesday, June 1st through Sunday, June 5th. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. June 2, 2016: Legendary piano master and Jamaica’s Commander Of Distinction, Monty Alexander, along with the magnificent and expanded version of the Harlem Kingston Express ...

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President Obama Declares June National Caribbean American Heritage Month

President Obama shared the spotlight with Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette Clarke last April during his visit to Jamaica.  By NAN Staffer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. June 1, 2016:  As Caribbean American groups across the country are making plans to mark the 10th National Caribbean-American Heritage this June, President Barack Obama and the White House  late yesterday issued a proclamation ...

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Invest Caribbean Now Celebrates National Caribbean-American Heritage Month With Spotlight On Economic Investments

Delegates at ICN 2015. (ICN image) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. June 1, 2016: This National Caribbean-American Heritage Month (NCAHM), Invest Caribbean Now (ICN), the private sector investment agency of the Caribbean, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of NCAHM by putting the spotlight on economic investments in the Caribbean region and the U.S. and Canadian Caribbean Diasporas. ICN is ...

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