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FIFA Ban For Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Soccer President

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: FIFA’s independent ethics committee has banned the president of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Football Federation, Venold Coombs, from all soccer activities two years, Reuters News reports indicate. Coombs breached rules on bribery and corruption, conflicts and interest, and loyalty, the committee said on Tuesday, following ...

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Caribbean National Pleads Guilty To Over US $3 Million Bank Fraud

News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. July 5, 2018: A Caribbean national has pleaded guilty to bank of more than $3 million. Garth Anthony Gardner, 49, a citizen of Trinidad & Tobago, has pled guilty to charges involving a scheme in which he made misrepresentations to apply for and obtain more than $3 million in multiple home equity line of credit ...

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Caribbean National Busted With Live Birds At JFK

News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y., Thurs. July 5, 2018: A Caribbean national was let go with a US $300 fine after attempting to smuggle eight live birds into the U.S. US. Customs and Border Protection Officers and Agriculture Specialists at John F. Kennedy International Airport discovered eight live finches concealed inside a hidden compartment of the computer bag of a Guyanese ...

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Caribbean Immigrant Hands Trump Administration A Legal Setback

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. July 4, 2018: A case filed by a Caribbean immigrant in detention has left the Trump administration facing a legal setback to its immigration policies. U.S. District Judge James Boasberg, in Washington, D.C., ruled that the government may not arbitrarily detain people seeking asylum. The ruling comes in a case challenging ...

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Colombia Fans In Shock As Team’s World Cup Dreams Ended By Penalty Kicks

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. July 4, 2018: Colombian fans gathered in large numbers at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow on July 3, 2018 cried openly Tuesday as their team lost to England on penalty kicks in the final match of the round of 16. Colombia, despite fighting for a win, failed to score two of their penalty kicks, ...

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Caribbean Immigrant Wins Alexander Hamilton Immigrant Achievement Award

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. July 3, 2018: A Caribbean immigrant born in Jamaica was among this year’s winners of the Alexander Hamilton Immigrant Achievement Award, which was presented on Saturday, June 30, 2018 in New York City, News Americas has learnt. Rev. Dr. Mark Bozzuti-Jones, a nationally recognized and much-admired Episcopalian priest at Trinity Wall ...

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Caribbean Immigrant Wins Alexander Hamilton Immigrant Achievement Award

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. July 3, 2018: A Caribbean immigrant born in Jamaica was among this year’s winners of the Alexander Hamilton Immigrant Achievement Award, which was presented on Saturday, June 30, 2018 in New York City, News Americas has learnt. Rev. Dr. Mark Bozzuti-Jones, a nationally recognized and much-admired Episcopalian priest at Trinity Wall ...

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Caribbean Immigrant Wins Alexander Hamilton Immigrant Achievement Award

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. July 3, 2018: A Caribbean immigrant born in Jamaica was among this year’s winners of the Alexander Hamilton Immigrant Achievement Award, which was presented on Saturday, June 30, 2018 in New York City, News Americas has learnt. Rev. Dr. Mark Bozzuti-Jones, a nationally recognized and much-admired Episcopalian priest at Trinity Wall ...

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Social Media, Mexico Coach Slams Brazil’s Neymar For On Field Theatrics

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. July 3, 2018: If you watched the exciting clash of Mexico and Brazil at the World Cup Monday, then you will know that in the 72nd minute with a 1-0 lead, Brazil’s star player, Neymar, reacted somewhat strongly to some contact from Mexico’s Miguel Layun, who stepped on the player’s ...

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Social Media, Mexico Coach Slams Brazil’s Neymar For On Field Theatrics

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. July 3, 2018: If you watched the exciting clash of Mexico and Brazil at the World Cup Monday, then you will know that in the 72nd minute with a 1-0 lead, Brazil’s star player, Neymar, reacted somewhat strongly to some contact from Mexico’s Miguel Layun, who stepped on the player’s ...

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