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Rihanna Bares All In Cuba

Rihanna was shot in the Josie Alonso House, on Calzada Street, in Havana’s Vedado neighborhood where she bared all in a bedroom there. (Vanity Fair/Annie Leibovitz image) By NAN ET Editor  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 16, 2015: Sexy Caribbean-born singer turned actress and entrepreneurial mogul Rihanna was in one of the hottest places in the region recently ...

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Caribbean, Latin America Immigrants Defrauded

By NAN Staff Writer News, Americas, SEATTLE, WA, Fri. Oct. 16, 2015: A 61-year-old former resident of Mercer Island has admitted to defrauding over 40 immigrants from the Caribbean and Latin and South America with promises of legal immigration status. Dalia Ivette Singh, aka Dalia Pena, admitted she stole more than $220,000 from the immigrants with promises of immigration assistance ...

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West Indies Chasing Mammoth Sri Lanka Total

  West Indies team members congratulate their bowler Marlon Samuels for the dismissal of Sri Lankan batsman Dimuth Karunarathne. By NAN Sports Writer News Americas, GALLE, Sri Lanka, Fri. Oct. 16, 2015:  Chasing a mammoth 484 scored by Sri Lanka in their opening innings, the West Indies were yesterday at 66-2. Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath removed both West Indies openers ...

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Watch Out For Vitter

  Louisiana Republican Senator David Vitter is in a major fight in the race for governor of Louisiana. By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 16, 2015: Louisiana Republican Senator David Vitter is in a major fight in the race for governor of Louisiana. His campaign has been struggling in a state where some 6 percent ...

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Jamaican Makes Debut On UK ‘Apprentice’

London-born April Jackson is on the BBC’s Apprentice. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015: The UK’s version of ‘The Apprentice’ got underway last night on the BBC with Lord Alan Sugar at the helm not Donald Trump and a Jamaican former beauty queen among the cast of contenders hoping to win the show. London-born April Jackson, is ...

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Sri Lanka Sets West Indies Strong Lead

Dimuth Karunaratne is proving the torn in the Windies side already. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015: Sri Lanka finished the opening day of the first Test against West Indies strong yesterday with a whopping 250 for two. Opening batsman Dimuth Karunaratne led the way with his third Test century. Karunaratne’s unbeaten 135 and a knock of ...

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Where Is Latin America and the Caribbean’s Best Golf Destination?

The Punta Espada Golf Club in Cap Cana is among the many top golf courses in the DR. News Americas, SANTO DOMINGO, DR, Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015: Take a wild guess where the best destination to golf in the Caribbean and Latin America is? The International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO) recently awarded the title to a top Caribbean ...

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Pennsylvania-Based Jamaican National Iced

An immigrant arrested by US ICE agents recently. (US ICE image) News Americas, PHILADELPHIA, PA, Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015: A 55-year-old Jamaican national living near York, Pennsylvania is set to be deported back to his native land after being nabbed by officers of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) division. The man was among ...

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Fake Immigration Document Gets DR Nationals Busted

News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015: Two Dominican Republic nationals could face 10 years in jail if convicted of fraudulent use of visas and other documents. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) San Juan Office of Field Operations officers arrested Riensil Domingo Betances-Brito and Héctor Bienvenido Hernandez-Vasquez for having an altered immigration stamp inside their passports, ...

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Cocaine ‘Salad Dressing’ Bust At JFK

Andres Josue Leal Valle, a Guatemalan citizen, was recently busted at the John F. Kennedy International Airport for bringing in more than oil and vinegar by U. S. Customs and Border Protection officers. News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y., Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015: A man who thought he could easily pass salad dressing laced with cocaine through John F. Kennedy International Airport ...

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