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Caribbean Diaspora Nationals In Florida Feel Some Of Hurricane Irma’s Wrath

A car sits abandoned in storm surge along North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard as Hurricane Irma hits the southern part of the state September 10, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The powerful hurricane made landfall in the United States in the Florida Keys at 9:10 a.m. after raking across the north coast of Cuba. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) By ...

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This US Organization Is Taking More Emergency Supplies To St. Maarten Today

Samaritans Purse DC-8 plane will take a second shipment of relief supplies and a second Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) to St. Maarten/St. Martin today, Sept. 11, 2017. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Sept. 11, 2017: As Saint Martin national Malaika Maxwell used Facebook live to appeal globally for more soldiers on the island and ...

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The State Of The Caribbean Hotels Following The Passage Of Hurricane Irma

A photo taken on September 6, 2017 shows damage outside the ‘Mercure’ hotel in Marigot, on the Bay of Nettle, on the island of Saint-Martin in the northeast Caribbean, after the passage of Hurricane Irma. (Photo credit: LIONEL CHAMOISEAU/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Sun. Sept. 10, 2017: Hurricane Irma has wrecked havoc on several ...

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Caribbean-Roots Tennis Pro Is 2017 US Open Champ

Caribbean-Roots Tennis Pro and US Open Champ, Sloane Stephens. (Twitter image) News Americas, FLUSHING, NY, Sun. Sept. 10, 2017: A 24-year-old tennis pro, whose roots extend to the Caribbean, has won the 2017 women’s finals of the US Open and her first Grand Slam title. Sloane Stephens, whose grandfather was born in the Caribbean island of Trinidad & Tobago, created ...

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Flow and CaribbeanTales Present World Premiere of Caribbean Television Pilots at CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 2017

News Americas, Toronto Canada, Sat. Sept. 9, 2017: Three new, original Caribbean TV pilots have their world premiere screenings at the 12th CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF) in Toronto, Canada, this September. BattleDream Chronicles, an Animated TV Show, HEAT, and CaribbeanGrlNYC are the result of an ongoing partnership between the CaribbeanTales Media Group, the world’s largest distributor of Caribbean audio-visual ...

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Scenes From The Turks & Caicos Islands Following Passage of Hurricane Irma

By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8, 2017: The British dependent territory is today assessing the damage after being pummeled Thursday night into Friday morning by Hurricane Irma. Some reported feeling their home shaking like it was an earthquake while others have lost roofs and electricity poles have been snapped like twigs. Streets and roads ...

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Scotiabank donates $500,000 USD to organizations supporting the relief efforts in the Caribbean

TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Scotiabank is donating $500,000 USD to charitable organizations assisting with the rescue and relief efforts in the many Caribbean countries impacted by Hurricane Irma. Our thoughts continue to be with the people of the affected regions as they demonstrate strength and resilience following the devastation. The Canadian Red Cross will receive $250,000 ...

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Caribbean Sports Round-Up – Trinidad-Roots Sloane Stephens Upsets Venus Williams To Claim US Open Finals Spot

loane Stephens of the United States celebrates after defeating Venus Williams of the United States in their Women’s Singles Semifinal match on Day Eleven of the 2017 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2017 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Sloane Stephens defeated Venus Williams in ...

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5 Things To Note About The Caribbean’s Next Hurricane – Jose

Path forecast for Hurricane Jose. (NHC image) Compiled By NAN Editorial Team News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8. 2017: While the devastation from Hurricane Irma is still being evaluated and even as the storm continues to create havoc, another hurricane is on the same path the category five storm trod. Here are 5 things to note about Hurricane ...

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16 Latest Facts About Hurricane Irma’s Caribbean Impact

A man walks among damage on September 7, 2017 in the Grand Case area on the French Carribean island of Saint-Martin, after the passage of Hurricane Irma. The area was home to many top restaurants. (Photo credit: LIONEL CHAMOISEAU/AFP/Getty Images) Compiled By NAN Editorial Team News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8. 2017: As Hurricane Irma continued to reign ...

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