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U.S. Issues New Travel Alert On Haiti

Street protests in Haiti during the Jan. election that failed to reach a concensus. (Photo Credit: HECTOR RETAMAL) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C, Tues. Mar. 15, 2016: Americans are being again warned to use caution when traveling to Haiti. The updated travel alert was issued by the U.S. State Department on March 11th and expires on June ...

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How Easy Is It To Register Land In The Caribbean?

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Mar. 15, 2016: With Caribbean real estate in demand across the Caribbean, News Americas Now decided to look at the number of days involved in registering property across the region. Here are the top 10 countries where you can register and obtain a title in less than 8 days according ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Day – Sergio Aguero

Manchester City’s Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero takes a Ciao Willy hit following a challenge from Norwich City’s German defender Timm Klose (not pictured) during the English Premier League football match between Norwich City and Manchester City at Carrow Road in Norwich, eastern England, on March 12, 2016. The match ended in a draw. (AFP/ LINDSEY PARNABY)

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Ciao Willy Moment – FINA/NVC Diving World Series

Jack Laugher and Chris Mears of Great Britain have a Ciao Willy moment as they compete in the Men’s 3m Synchro Springboard Final during day one of the FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2016 Beijing Station at the National aquatics center-Water Cube on March 11, 2016 in Beijing, China. (Photo Credit: Lintao Zhang)

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Sentencing Of Guyana-Born, US Business Again Delayed

Ed Ahmad. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 14, 2016: The sentencing of Guyana-born US businessman Ed Ahmad, who pleaded guilty in 2012 to conspiracy to commit bank fraud and wire fraud, has been again delayed. This is likely the fourth time Ahmad’s sentencing has been postponed. He was originally due to be sentenced on ...

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Cuba’s Success Is Helping ‘Brand Caribbean’

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Mar. 11, 2016: When Airforce One lands in Havana on March 21st and President Obama and his wife Michelle disembark, the idea of visiting Cuba for most in the US will become the new normal. The pictures will speak louder than words: the President in Cuba’s beautiful if faded capital, at a ...

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Americas Nations Rock With Most Women Bosses

Until recently, Portia Simpson Miller was the “boss” in Jamaica. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 11, 2016: When it comes to the most women in top managerial positions, the Americas – the Caribbean and Latin America – definitely rule the roost globally and regionally! Good news for women’s rights in Women’s History Month indeed ...

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Obama’s America – Episode # 267 – Billion $$$ President

I Need A Lot Of Treasure! By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 11, 2016: Spoiler Alert … this episode concludes with a Bernie Sanders endorsement. Well President Obama has set the bar very high. The gold bar! But you knew that long ago long before the Times reported it. Because you read Obama’s America and we ...

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British Singer Joss Stone Remains On Reggae Chart

Joss Stone. (Photo Credit: Tim P. Whitby) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, LOS ANGELES, CA, Fri. Mar. 11, 2016: English singer, songwriter and actress Joss Stone is keeping a solid position on the Billboard Reggae Chart after debuting there a record 31 weeks ago. The 28-year-old singer’s “Water For Your Soul” remained at number four on the chart this ...

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