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Caribbean News – In The #MeToo Era, No Sexual Harassment Laws Exist In These Caribbean Countries

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 27, 2018: As the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment and assault continues to spread virally across the U.S. and the world, toppling many powerful people, the Caribbean region has seemed almost silent on the issue. But the reality is, that in nine of these countries, there are no sexual ...

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Caribbean Business – 10 Caribbean-Born Multi-Millionaires You Should Know

Compiled By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 27, 2018: Sadly, no Caribbean national made it onto Forbes’ most powerful person in the world list and few make it on to the magazine’s rich list. But there is no denying that the region has many Caribbean-born stars and millionaires, especially in the sports and entertainment arena. ...

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Caribbean Travel – Here’s Why Canada Is Warning Travelers About This Caribbean Island

By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. April 27, 2018: The Canadian government this week updated its warning on a Caribbean island territory that is still recovering from Hurricanes Irma and Maria. As the U.S. Virgin Islands tries to bounce back and its tourism agency continues to spread the message that it is rebounding, the Canadian government on Wednesday ...

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Caribbean News – Nicki To Debut New Song From Album On SNL

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Trinidad-born rap star, Nicki Minaj, is set to release her fourth studio album this year but is stoking anticipation for the new project by teasing a globe-spanning arena tour and announcing she’ll debut a new song during her Saturday Night Live performance on May 19th. Minaj shared the news on Twitter, where ...

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Caribbean Sports – USA Vs. The World Showdown To Feature Three Caribbean Countries At Penn Relays

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: The US’ top sprinters will face-off against some of the Caribbean’s best in the highly anticipated USA Vs. The World Showdown at the Penn Relays this Saturday. USA Track and Field announced the “USA vs. the World” will feature six relays – three each for men and women on Saturday at Franklin ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Rihanna To Launch Lingerie Line

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Bajan star Rihanna is entering into the sexy world of lingerie. The style icon has announced the upcoming launch of her lingerie line, which will be called Savage X Fenty. The 30-year-old entrepreneur has yet to reveal details of the line or the launch but is pushing fans to sign up for ...

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Caribbean Sports – All-American Honors For Jamaican Olympic Gymnast

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: A 22-year-old Jamaican-American gymnast is shining brightly under the golden lights of the NCAA Women’s Gymnastics Championships. Toni-Ann Williams, who was born in Maryland but represents Jamaica as part of its national gymnastics team, last weekend won the NCAA All-America honors at the Gymnastics Championships held from April 20-21 at the Chaifetz ...

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Caribbean News – Dancehall’s Spice To Launch Women’s Foundation

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Jamaican dancehall star, Spice, is set to launch her Grace Hamilton Women Empowerment Foundation in Jamaica next month. Spice is taking her mission to help needy Jamaican women to the next level with the launch of the foundation on May 27th at the Eden Gardens in St Andrew, Jamaica. The “So Mi ...

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Caribbean Sports – New Jersey Brothers Make History For Jamaica In Lacrosse

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. April 27, 2018: Two Rumson, New Jersey brothers will make history for Jamaica this summer in Israel as they headline the Jamaican National Team roster for the first time on the international level. This is the first time Jamaica has had a lacrosse team play at the international level and Rob and Alex Kelly will ...

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Caribbean News – A Brooklyn Street Could Be Co-Named After Haiti Founding Father

News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. April 27, 2018: A popular Brooklyn street could soon be co-named after one of Haiti’s founding fathers. On April 18, Community Board 17, which represents the neighborhoods of East Flatbush, Northeast East Flatbush, Rugby, Farragut/Hyde Park, Remsen Village, Ditmas Village and Erasmus in Brooklyn, NY, voted to co-name Rogers Avenue, from Farragut to Eastern Parkway, ...

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