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Caribbean Facing More Collateral Damage

  British Prime Minister, David Cameron, has reportedly determined to have the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and the Cayman Islands adopt public registers of beneficial ownership either “through legislation, guidance or naked pressure.” By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Oct. 20, 2015: A little over a week ago, the British parliamentarian, Sir Eric Pickles — a cabinet member ...

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West Indies Thrashed By Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews (second right) congratulates Rangana Herath (second left) after the spinner’s ten-wicket haul helped his side to a comfortable victory over West Indies. Photograph: Pamod Nilru/AP By NAN Sports Writer News Americas, GALLE, Sri Lanka, Mon.  Oct. 19, 2015:  The West Indies were forced to endure another loss after they were thrashed by the Sri Lanka ...

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Former US President Tricked In Caribbean With Blow-Up Doll

By NAN Staff Writer  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Oct. 19, 2015: A new book on the life of a former U.S. president has revealed how he was “pranked” by two of his friends who were tapping into his sexually immature nature. “The Last of the President’s Men” released last week by Simon & Schuster and written by veteran ...

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International Day Of The Girl

TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – With the October 11 observance of the International Day of the Girl Child, Canadian researcher Caril Phang emphasizes education as vital to the empowerment of girls, and women. “Organizations such as UNESCO insist that cultural co-operation is essential to pedagogy, and it is this perspective which informs my work.” An advisor on parity, ...

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Obama’s America – Episode # 246 – Bin Laden Is Back For Halloween

Trick Or Treat Barack? By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 16, 2015:  You thought Osama bin Laden was dead and buried ……. or more precisely dead and eaten by hungry sharks. Well HE’S BACK at The White House in time for Halloween. Perfect timing as you should know Barack & Michelle go all out at Halloween ...

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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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