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Trump’s Hypocrisy

  Where is Trump on the murder of immigrant cop now detective, Randolph Holder? By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 30, 2015: On July 1, 2015, a Hispanic gunman opened fire on Pier 14 in the Embarcadero district in San Francisco, California, and 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle was killed after being shot in the back. Since ...

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Meet The New US Ambassador To Suriname

New US Ambassador to Suriname, Edwin Richard Nolan, Jr. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 29, 2015: The U.S. has a new Ambassador to Suriname. He is Edwin Richard Nolan, Jr., of Massachusetts, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor who was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 8, 2015. ...

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How About Transforming Outrage Into Action On Suicide In Guyana?

By Annan Boodram News Americas, BRONX, NY, Thurs. Oct. 29, 2015: There is/has been a great deal of outrage over the apparent suicide of Guyanese rights activist, Zenita Temali, and rightly so. But would that outrage still be there six months from now? Would those who are so outraged take even minimal action by either linking up with or supporting ...

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Call Him Detective Holder!

The flag draped casket of Officer Holder being carried into the Allen AME Cathedral on Oct. 28, 2015 as officers saluted. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, JAMAICA, NY, Thurs. Oct. 29, 2015: Slain Guyana-born New York City Police Officer Randolph “Randy” Holder was promoted to detective in death Wednesday by NYPD Police Commissioner Bill Bratton. Addressing thousands who packed ...

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Jamaican-Born Former West Indies Cricketer Dead

By NAN Sports Writer News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Oct. 28, 2015: A Jamaican-born cricketer who once served as an opening batsman of the West Indies cricket team is dead. He was 65. Basil Williams was born in Saint Catherine Parish, Jamaica and played seven cricket tests between 1978 and 1979. “We mourn the loss of another servant of the ...

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Accused Killer Indicted On Day Guyana-Born Cop Is Waked

Hundreds of police officers were joined by members of the general public on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015 in Jamaica, NY. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, QUEENS, NY, Weds. Oct. 28, 2015: The 30-year-old East Harlem man accused of murdering Guyana-born New York City Police Officer Randolph Holder was indicted yesterday, the same day hundreds lined up outside a Queens ...

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Jamaican-Born Former West Indies Cricketer Dead

The late Basil Williams. By NAN Sports Writer News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Oct. 28, 2015: A Jamaican-born cricketer who once served as an opening batsman of the West Indies cricket team is dead. He was 65. Basil Williams was born in Saint Catherine Parish, Jamaica and played seven cricket tests between 1978 and 1979. “We mourn the loss of ...

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West Indies Suffer Another Loss

Sri Lanka’s Rangana Herath, centre, celebrates during the final day of the second Test in Colombo, on October 26, 2015. (Reuters Photo) By NAN Sports Writer News Americas, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tues. Oct. 27, 2015:  The West Indies cricket squad were forced to swallow another loss Tuesday after having the win in sight but losing by just over 70 runs. ...

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Guess What Barbados Star Rihanna’s Up To?

Rihanna on The Voice as a coach Monday night, Oct. 26, 2015. By NAN ET Writer News Americas, LOS ANGELES, CA, Tues. Oct. 27, 2015: Barbados Star Rihanna has gone from singer, to actress, to entrepreneur and now to coach. The R&B superstar last night made her first appearance on popular NBC music reality show, The Voice as a special ...

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Antigua-Born, Former UN Bigwig Wants Out Of Jail For Son’s Football Games

Former UN General Assembly President Ashe was recently arrested on bribery charges. He remains jailed. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 27, 2015: The recently arrested Antigua-born former President of the UN General Assembly wants a judge to reduce his bail and let him out of jail so he can catch his son’s football games ...

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