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Obama’s America – Episode # 281 – Obama Snake Oil

Buy It If You Can Afford It! By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016:  SURPRISE …. New headline in New York Times this week ,.. “Yes, Obamacare Premiums Are Going Up” And here is the opening … “Get ready for big increases in premiums under the Affordable Care Act. A new analysis from the Kaiser ...

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The Dangers Of Success

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. June 17, 2016: One of the most beautiful beaches I ever saw was Cane Garden Bay in the British Virgin Islands. I have not been there for many years, but when I visited it was virtually untouched. A pristine crescent shape, its palm fringed, white sand beach, was small enough to feel ...

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Crowd Funding Site Becomes Critical To Families Of Caribbean, Latin American Orlando Victims

  US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden place flowers for the victims of the mass shooting at a gay nightclub Sunday at a memorial at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando, Florida, June 16, 2016. / AFP / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, ...

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Jamaica National Named President Of Northern Caribbean University

Lincoln Edwards By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016: A Jamaican-born national and graduate of the University of the West Indies has been named President of the private liberal-arts Northern Caribbean University of Jamaica. Lincoln Edwards, a pharmacologist and dental surgeon was elected president of the University, Adventist Review is reporting. The Northern Caribbean ...

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No Donald Trump, The Most Dangerous Cities In The World Are Not Oakland Or Ferguson

General Antonio Benavides speaks before carrying out a security operation in the impoverished Petare neighbourhood, one of Caracas’ most dangerous slums. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016: Republican Presidential hopeful Donald Trump just can’t seem to get his facts straight. The Donald is now claiming falsely in a New York Times magazine interview, ...

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Rihanna Turning Social Media Accounts Into Sales Tool?

Rihanna promotes her Dior line of sunglasses on her Twitter account. By NAN ET Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016: Barbados-born star Rihanna has over 61 million followers on Twitter and over 39 million on Instagram. Her Facebook page has over 81 million likes. So its little wonder that the singer turned entrepreneur is fast turning ...

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Some Of The World’s Biggest Countries Are Located On This Caribbean Island

Many of these entities are located in Bermuda, Hamilton where they pay no taxes. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016: They are listed by Forbes as some of the world’s biggest companies today and seven of them are located on the small Caribbean British island territory in of Bermuda, which has a tax ...

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Who Will Make It To The Copa America Semi-Finals?

A Colombian soccer team fan waits outside of a hotel where Colombian players were attending a press conference in Hoboken, New Jersey, Colombia will face Peru on June 17 in their Quarter-finals match of the Copa America.  (Photo credit: EDUARDO MUNOZ ALVAREZ/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016: The big question on ...

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Message To GOP: “Every Day Yu Goad Donkey, One Day Him Gwine Kick Yu”

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016: Jamaican immigrants, now the largest black immigrant group in the United States, have a Patois proverb that goes like this: “Every Day Yu Goad Donkey, One Day Him Gwine Kick Yu.” The English translation is far less colorful. Translated, it simply means: “Everyone has their limits.” It ...

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The Road To Rio Is Paved With Stew Peas And Rice

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 17, 2016: The road to Rio is not only paved with blood , sweat, tears, and Lighting Bolt but with Stew Peas and Rice! In Jamaica, it is the Red kidney peas or beans that are the popular peas. It is usually used for soups, as in “red peas soup;” ...

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