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Zika Virus Now Across 18 Countries In The Americas

A specialist fumigates the Nueva Esperanza graveyard in the outskirts of Lima on January 15, 2016. Health officials fumigated the largest cemetery in Peru and second largest in the world to prevent Chikunguya and Zika virus, which affect several countries in the Americas. ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Jan. 20, 2016: The ...

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James River Group Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ: “JRVR”) Announces Dates for Its 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Release and Conference Call

CaribPR Wire, PEMBROKE, Bermuda, Jan. 19, 2016:  James River Group Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:JRVR) announced today it will release its earnings for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2015 after the market closes on Wednesday February 17, 2016. The Company will also host a conference call to discuss its results with analysts and investors on Thursday, February 18, 2016 beginning ...

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Singer Claiming To Be Son Of Bob Marley Is Not DNA Proves

Singer Fabian is not a Marley DNA says. LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — A series of DNA tests prove definitively that the man who calls himself Fabian “Marley” is without question not related to Bob Marley. Instead, the tests demonstrate conclusively that Fabian is the natural born son of Othneil Stanford. “The DNA tests show with ...

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Expansion of Oxitec’s Vector Control Solution in Brazil Attacking Source of Zika Virus and Dengue Fever after Positive Program Results

OXFORD, England and GERMANTOWN, Maryland, Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), a leader in synthetic biology, today announced its subsidiary Oxitec and Piracicaba City Hall have expanded the ‘Friendly Aedes aegypti Project’ in Piracicaba, Brazil following strong results for controlling the Ae. aegypti mosquito population, the primary vector for dengue, chikungunya and Zika virus outbreaks ...

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Travel Pick Of The Day – Colombia

Stunning! – A beautiful cascade surrounded by lush vegetation awaits visitors in the heart of the South American nation of Colombia.

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Ciao Willy Pic. Of The Day – Marshawn Lynch Flashback

Embed from Getty Images FLASHBACK! Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks has a crotch grabbing Ciao Willy moment during a 79 yard touchdown in the fourth quarter during the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 21, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. The Seahawks defeated the Cardinals 35-6. (Photo by Christian ...

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Time To Think More Deeply About Caribbean Tourism

Pink Sands Beach, Bahamas.  By David Jessop  News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Jan. 19, 2016: Some years ago, when the banana wars were at their height, the issue for Europe was diversification. Then, the world was very different, the scope of what was possible was limited, and the services sector was not much thought about in Europe as the future ...

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Travel Pick Of The Day – BVI

This idyllic scene is of The Baths National Park at Virgin Gorda Island in the British Virgin Islands.

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Day – Cam Newton

Embed from Getty Images  Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers  has a Ciao Willy moment celebrating, after the Panthers beat the Seattle Seahawks 31-24 in the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Bank of America Stadium on January 17, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

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