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Trump’s America – Episode #145 – Pete Buttigieg And Being Gay

By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 1, 2019: I might not have written this episode about Pete Buttigieg except … The New York Times gave me permission featuring just such a commentary by one of their regular columnist Frank Bruni about Buttigieg being Gay. I don’t feel like I am crossing some “forbidden barrier” exploring Mayor ...

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Chile Summit Where Trump And Xi Were Planning To Sign A Trade Deal Has Been Canceled

SANTIAGO, CHILE, Thurs. Oct. 31, 2019: Chile said Wednesday it’s calling off the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Santiago in mid-November. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping were scheduled to meet at the gathering to discuss a possible “phase one” deal that the two countries are close to finalizing. The cancellation was due to protests, according to Chilean ...

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Caribbean Immigrants Fighting Deportation Now Face More Limited Options

By NAN STAFF WRITER News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 31, 2019: It’s not a ‘trick or a treat’ but the reality of the continued Trump administration’s immigration crackdown. Caribbean and other immigrants fighting deportation from the U.S. now have even more limited options after U.S. Attorney General William Barr recent two decisions. The little-noticed decisions, made through the ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – PUERTO RICO

On top of the world is how we caption this photo from San Juan, Puerto Rico this Thursday morning. Discover Puerto Rico, the Island’s Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), on Wednesday launched the “Blank Canvas Initiative,” a call to street artists around the world, inviting them to share their craft on the walls of Puerto Rico’s streets, and form part of ...

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Global Financial Technology Provider Equisoft Appoints Ruben Veerasamy as Head of the Caribbean Region

MONTREAL, Oct. 30, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ -Equisoft, a leading global financial technology company providing advanced solutions for the insurance and wealth industries, today officially announced the appointment of Ruben Veerasamy as Senior Vice President, Caribbean. Equisoft’s strategic objective is to diversify and accelerate their global expansion. The company has delivered significant strategic business value in the Caribbean market for more than ...

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Where To Have Sex In A Shelter? – Bahamas Officials Face New Post Dorian Challenge

By NAN STAFF WRITER News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 30, 2019:  Here’s one post-hurricane challenge you may never consider – lack of “identified spaces dedicated to accommodate consensual coitus among shelter inhabitants.” It’s no joke. It is in fact one of several Sexual And Reproductive Health (SRH) problems identified by the Bahamas’ Ministry of Health, (MOH), in its ...

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In Chile, An Effort To Quell Protests

SANTIAGO, Chile, Weds. Oct. 30, 2019: Chilean President Sebastián Piñera has announced sweeping changes to his cabinet in an effort to quell mass protests which have swept through the country for days. Eight ministers, including interior and finance, will be replaced. The move comes two days after Mr Piñera put the entire cabinet on notice. Despite the measures, protesters have ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Dominica

Happy Hump Day from the Caribbean island of Dominica, home to the Morne Trois Pitons National Park with its volcanically heated, steam-covered Boiling Lake, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Dominica appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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A Caribbean Wanted Man Is In The Spotlight As The FBI’s Case Of The Week

By NAN STAFF WRITER News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 29, 2019: A Caribbean born immigrant wanted by the FBI has had the spotlight shone on him as this week’s ‘Case of The Week.’ Kofi Edwards, 46, a national of Trinidad, is wanted for his alleged involvement in the armed robbery of a restaurant in Woodbridge, New Jersey.  On ...

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Argentina – Economic issues remain major challenge for new gov’t: analyst

News Americas, Buenos Aires, Argentina, tues. Oct. 29, 2019: Economic issues still remain as a major challenge for the new government of Argentina, said an analyst during an exclusive interview with China Global Television Network (CGTN), after the country’s former chief of the Cabinet of Ministers Alberto Fernandez was elected as the country’s new president on Sunday. Incumbent Mauricio Macris, ...

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