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Residents Of Pittsburgh Suburbs Warned About Jamaica Phone Scam

Share Tweet Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala Jr. News Americas, Allegheny County, PA, Thurs. July 24, 2014: Residents in the Pittsburgh suburbs of Allegheny County are being warned to be wary of a telephone scam apparently based in Jamaica. Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala Jr. says callers using the ’876′ area code have targeted residents of Whitehall Borough ...

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Seaborne Appoints New Director of Business Development and Marketing

Share Tweet SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Gary Foss, President and Chief Executive Officer of Seaborne Airlines, announced the appointment of airline industry veteran Hector “Tato” Montanez as the regional carrier’s new Director of Marketing and Sales. In his new position, Montanez will be in charge of overseeing the airline’s marketing and sales initiatives in Puerto Rico ...

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Missing Honduras TV Reporter Found Dead

Share Tweet orensic workers, relatives and law enforcement officials stand next to the site where the body of TV reporter Herlyn Espinal was found in in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. News Americas, Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Weds. July 22, 2014: A day after he was reported missing, the body of television reporter Herlyn Espinal has been found with two gunshot wounds to ...

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Accused High-Ranking Drug Supplier In The Caribbean Busted

Share Tweet Busted! News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Weds. July 23, 2014: A man who U.S. authorities claim is a high-ranking drug supplier in the Caribbean, has been busted along with nine others in a multi-million-dollar drug trafficking ring in Puerto Rico. Javier Carrillo and the other 9 co-accused are charged with generating some $127 million in revenue by ...

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Caribbean American Congresswoman Urges Full Investigation Of Eric Garner’s Death

Share Tweet Caribbean American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke News Americas, BROOKLYN, N.Y., Tues. July 22, 2014: Caribbean American New York Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke, has come out in  full support of a full investigation of the death of Eric Garner, a resident of Staten Island who died last week when he was placed in a choke hold during an arrest. ...

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Five Iced, 3,500 Pounds Ganja Seized Aboard Guyana-Flagged Cargo Ship

Share Tweet Coast Guard officials show the seized ganja on July 21, 2014. News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Tues. July 22, 2014: Five people are under arrest and 3,500 pounds of marijuana seized aboard a Guyana-flagged cargo ship in the Caribbean Sea, south of Puerto Rico, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) officials said Monday. ...

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Israel, Palestine Ambassadors Address UN

Share Tweet Dr. Riyad H. Mansour, Ambassador and Permanent Observer of Palestine to the United Nations addresses the media outside the Security Council during an emergency meeting about the situation in the Middle East at United Nations headquarters in New York, New York, USA, 20 July 2014. (Photo; Jason Szenes) Ron Prosor, Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations, addresses the ...

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Allen Stanford Victims Group Vows To Fight On Despite Appeals Court Ruling

Share Tweet The Former Sir Allen Stanford News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Mon. July 21, 2014: The founder of the Stanford Victims Coalition, a group of thousands of investors who lost millions in the fraud perpetuated by R. Allen Stanford and the Stanford Financial Group and Stanford International Bank on Antigua, have vowed to continue to fight despite an appeal court ...

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Hard Beat Executive Helps Put Spotlight On Women & Social Responsibility At UN

Share Tweet Hard Beat’s Felicia J. Persaud, at podium, moderating the ‘Women in Business and Social Responsibility’ panel during the Empowering Women through Design 2014 symposium at the UN on July 18, 2014. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. July 21, 2014: Just weeks after enduring a major surgery, Hard Beat Communications executive, Felicia J. Persaud, was at the UN ...

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U.N. Secretary General For Middle East Today

Share Tweet A UN Security Council Meeting on the Situation in the Middle East was held on July 18, 2014. Members of the Security Council at a Meeting on the Situation in the Middle East on July 18, 2014 at UN Headquarters in NYC. News Americas, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Sun. July 20, 2014: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is set ...

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