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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – TOBAGO

Tropical Storm Karen, now a tropical depression, brought with her heavy rains and flooding to the Caribbean island of Tobago. Another sign of the impact of climate change? The post CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – TOBAGO appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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One In Five People In Latin America And The Caribbean Experiences Sexual Extortion, Or Knows Someone Who Has, Survey Says

BERLIN, Sept. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — A new report from Transparency International reveals that more than half of all citizens in 18 Latin American and Caribbean countries think corruption is getting worse in their country and governments aren’t doing enough to tackle it. Corruption is a major concern for ordinary people; 85 per cent of those surveyed believe government corruption ...

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John Legend, Hafsat Abiola, and Gloria Steinem To Be Honored With National Civil Rights Museum’s Freedom Award

News Americas, Memphis, TN, USA, Sept. 23, 2019:  JOHN LEGEND, HAFSAT ABIOLA, and GLORIA STEINEM are the honorees selected for the National Civil Rights Museum’s 28th Freedom Award to held on October 30. Honorees are selected for their many achievements and contributions on a national and global scale in the name of equality, social justice and freedom for all.  John Legend is an award-winning ...

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Murder Trial Of Former Cop Who Killed A Caribbean Immigrant Opens In Dallas

News Americas, DALLAS, TX, Mon. Sept. 23, 2019: The murder trial of a white former Dallas police officer who shot and killed a Caribbean immigrant in his own apartment in Dallas, Texas, opens today, Sept. 23rd. Amber Guyger shot and killed 26-year-old St. Lucian immigrant Botham Shem Jean on Sept. 6, 2018 after she entered his apartment which she said ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – Sept. 23, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, MONDAY, SEPT. 17, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and Latin America this Monday, September 23, 2019: Despite being in a region which is undoubtedly being impacted by climate change, only three Caribbean leaders will be a part of the Climate Action Summit at the United Nations today, Monday, Sept. 23. ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – PUERTO RICO

Happy Monday from the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico which is now being warned to look out for Karen – Tropical Storm Karen that is! The post CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – PUERTO RICO appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – Sept. 20, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRIDAY, SEPT. 20, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and its Diaspora this Friday, September 20, 2019: ‘I’m Sorry, So Sorry,’ is the tune Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is now singing after admitting to also dressing up in blackface while performing “Day-O” in high school. The Banana Boat song was ...

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MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – SEPT. 20, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. SEPT. 20, 2019: Here are the marijuana headlines making news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for the week-ending September 20, 2019: Snoop Dogg and NBA Star Kevin Durant are getting into the Dutchie action, investing in the Oregon startup that makes an online platform for customers to order from cannabis companies. US ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL NEWS ROUNDUP- SEPT. 20

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. SEPT. 20, 2019: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean travel scene for the week-ending Sept. 20, 2019: Canada yesterday issued a non-essential travel’ advisory for Haiti due to the potential for civil unrests throughout the country. A group of legendary tennis players, including Andy Roddick and James Blake, will be headed ...

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LATIN AMERICA NEWS ROUNDUP – SEPT. 20, 2019

News Americas,  NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 20, 2019: Here are the top stories making news from across Latin America for the week-ending Sept. 20, 2019: U.S. ICE is reportedly tracking charges of child pornography and solicitation of sex from a teenage girl against the Venezuelan born Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher, Felipe Vázquez. Mexican airline Interjet has suspends pilot Alí Ximena Garcíawho who ...

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