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Walden University Offers New M.S. in Health Education and Promotion Program

Share Tweet MINNEAPOLIS, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – According to the World Health Organization (WHO), health education and promotion is crucial to improving outcomes in the prevention and control of disease and meeting the organization’s health-related Millennium Development Goals to help build a better world. Walden University’s new M.S. in Health Education and Promotion program, one of the few online master’s programs ...

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Beijing Delegation For NYC Investment Summit

Share Tweet Mr. Xiaoguang Liu, consul in charge of economic & commercial affairs of the Consulate General of China in New York addressing delegates at Invest Caribbean Now 2013. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 19, 2014: A top level delegation comprising of officials from the Beijing government, the World Tourism Cities Federation, as well ...

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Dana Seetahal Murder – One Dozen Days Later But Still No Arrest

Share Tweet Murdered minutes from home! – Dana Seetahal, senior counsel and former independent senator of Trinidad & Tobago. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Fri. May 16, 2014: Today will mark the 12th day since prominent Trinidad & Tobago state prosecutor, former senator, lecturer and columnist, Dana Seetahal, was boldly ambushed and gunned down in her car ...

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ADL Poll Of Over 100 Countries Finds More Than One-Quarter Of Those Surveyed Infected With Anti-Semitic Attitudes

Share Tweet NEW YORK, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today released the results of an unprecedented worldwide survey of anti-Semitic attitudes. The ADL Global 100: An Index of Anti-Semitism surveyed 53,100 adults in 102 countries in an effort to establish, for the first time, a comprehensive data-based research survey of the level and intensity of anti-Jewish ...

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Charlotte Based SEWW Energy Selected To Join U.S. Secretary Of Commerce’s Business Delegation For West Africa Trade Mission

Share Tweet CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – SEWW Energy Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been selected to accompany U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on a Trade Mission to West Africa. The Trade Mission is set for May 18-23, with stops in Ghana and Nigeria. SEWW Energy is one of 20 businesses joining the mission ...

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Branson’s Carbon War Room, Invest Caribbean Now To Put The Spotlight On Renewable Energy

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 12, 2014: Strategies for Caribbean governments to transition to green energy will be put in the spotlight this June 4th at the Harvard Club in New York City as Sir Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room (CWR) teams up with Invest Caribbean Now (ICN), to present ‘Clean Energy and the Future of ...

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Former U.S.V.I Official Slapped With Federal Charges

Share Tweet Louis “Lolo” Willis. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. May 9, 2014: Louis “Lolo” Willis, the former executive director of the Legislature of the U.S. Virgin Islands, has been slapped with bribery and extortion charges by the U.S. government. Willis, 56, was indicted yesterday, May 8, 2014, by a federal grand jury in the U.S. Virgin Islands for accepting ...

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Funeral For Guyanese-American Accident Victim Set For Next Week

Share Tweet Rebecca Ramnarine By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. May 8, 2014: Nine-year-old Guyanese-American Queens resident Rebecca Ramnarine, who was killed in road accident on Sunday, May 4, 2014 is set to be laid to rest next week following a funeral service in Brooklyn. The Lorraine Hansberry School, P.S 118 student will be funeralized on Wednesday, ...

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Guyanese Cocaine Smuggler Gets Creative

Share Tweet A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers checks a luggage at JFK Airport, NYC. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. May 8, 2014: Custard power is the latest tool drug dealers from the Caribbean have turned to in trying to smuggle cocaine into the United States. U.S. Customs and Border Protection confirmed on Wednesday that a Guyanese man’s ...

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Holding On To Faith Amid Tragedy

Share Tweet Rebecca Ramnarine By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. May 6, 2014: A Guyanese-born, Queens-based couple is holding on to faith to sustain them as they grapple with the horrific death of their 9-year-old daughter and news that the man who allegedly was behind the wheel of the car that took her life did not have ...

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