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MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – Jan. 17, 2020

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRI. JAN. 17, 2020: Here are the marijuana headlines making news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for Jan. 17, 2020: Musician Carlos Santana is the latest celebrity to enter the Marijuana Business. Left Coast Ventures announced the development of premium cannabis and CBD brands Wednesday under the guitarist and marijuana advocate’s brand. The ...

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Caribbean Business And Finance Report

Compiled By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 117, 2020: Here are some of the top business and finance news making headlines across the Caribbean this week. Regional Caribbean Economies To Ride High On The Guyana Oil Boom The latest UN report titled, World Economic Situation and Prospects 2020, released Thursday, puts the Caribbean regional GDP ...

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Four Top Caribbean Roots Sports Stars Now Goodwill Ambassadors

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 17, 2020: Four top Caribbean roots sports stars can also now add the title of Goodwill ambassadors to their resumes and the title of ‘Your Excellency.’ West Indies international cricketer, Daren Sammy; English Pro Footballers Jermain Colin Defoe and Leslie Ferdinand as well as Olympic High jumper Lavern Donaline ...

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6 Children Among Those Killed By Religious Sect In Latin America

NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 17, 2020, Al Jazeera: The bodies of six children and a pregnant woman have been found in a clandestine pit in Panama, where 10 members of a religious sect were arrested in connection with their murder, authorities said on Thursday. The bodies belonged to children aged between one and 17 years and a pregnant woman, ...

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This CARICOM Nation Assumes Chairmanship Of The Group Of 77 And China

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 17, 2020: With its oil fortunes set to push  its GDP this year past the 80 percent growth mark, a South American CARICOM nation has assumed the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 and China for the coming year. Leading a delegation to the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York for the ...

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Here’s Where The Top 2020 Candidates Stand On The 11 Plus Million Undocumented Immigrants In The U.S.

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Fri. Jan. 17, 2020: The countdown is on to the first Democratic Primary in Iowa next month, with 13 active major candidates competing for a shot at being the Democratic Party Presidential candidate this November. But where do the leading candidates stand on helping the 11 million undocumented immigrants in the ...

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Caribbean Recipes – Jamaica Red Peas Soup

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 17, 2020: Soups in the Caribbean come in all kinds and flavors, some with meat and others without. They are as diverse as the people of the region. In Jamaica, Red Peas Soup is a favorite. Here’s how you make it. INGREDIENTS 3/4 lb pig tail (cut in pieces) 1/2 lb stew beef ...

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Five Claims The US Virgin Islands Lawsuit Against Jeffrey Epstein’s Estate Makes

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020: The U.S. Virgin Islands Attorney General, Denise N. George, on Wednesday filed a lawsuit in the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands division of St. Thomas and St. John, on behalf of the islands’ government against the estate of Jeffrey E. Epstein, his 1953 trust and five associated entities that are ...

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Five Claims The US Virgin Islands Lawsuit Against Jeffrey Epstein’s Estate Makes

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020: The U.S. Virgin Islands Attorney General, Denise N. George, on Wednesday filed a lawsuit in the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands division of St. Thomas and St. John, on behalf of the islands’ government against the estate of Jeffrey E. Epstein, his 1953 trust and five associated entities that are ...

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See Armed Civilians Attacking An Opposition Convoy In Venezuela

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020: See the dramatic moment armed civilians attacked a convoy of vehicles carrying Venezuelan opposition politicians to congress in Caracas on Wednesday. Opposition leader Juan Guaido was not in the convoy. The news comes amid recent efforts under President Nicolas Maduro to bar Guiado from presiding over parliament. During his state of the nation address ...

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