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When An Immigrant Is Murdered – Botham Shem Jean And Donald Trump’s Double Standard

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 14, 2018: By now many have heard the sad case of another black man shot by a U.S. police officer, this time an upstanding legal Caribbean immigrant with a stellar future ahead of him and from an upstanding family. According to Dallas police reports, St. Lucia-born, Botham Shem Jean, ...

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Caribbean Recipe – Dhal

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 14, 2018: This week we bring you a recipe that is especially popular in the Indo-Caribbean communities in the region and the Diaspora. It is dhal, which is usually served with rice and meat or vegetable curries or with roti or drank as a soup. Here’s the recipe. Ingredients: ½ pack Yellow Split ...

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Trump’s America – Episode 87 – Culture Of Corruption

By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 14, 2018: None of my readers will be surprised by CORRUPTION. At least I hope not. Corruption has existed since the first human society existed some thousands of years ago. It is inherent in human society. So why shouldn’t corruption exist globally today? And on display right here in our ...

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Funeral For Murdered Caribbean Immigrant Botham Jean Is Today In Texas

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Sept. 13, 2018: The family for Botham Shem Jean, the 26-year-old St. Lucian immigrant shot to death in his own apartment by a White Dallas Police Officer last Thursday night, September 6th, is getting ready to say a final adieu today even as they continue to await answers on his killing. ...

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The Pleasing Unpredictability of the NFL

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Sept. 12, 2018: One of the best things about professional sport is the way that it’s never completely predictable. Of course, there are some amazing analysts and pundits out there, but even the most studious, worldly experts can sometimes be caught out because one never quite knows how it’s all going to play out. This ...

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Caribbean Immigrants Take To Social Media To Remember 9/11

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Sept. 12, 2018: It’s been 17 years already since that horrific day on September 11, 2011 when some 2,800 people – an estimated 600 of whom were migrants and over 125 from the Caribbean – lost their lives. On Monday, many Caribbean immigrants who worked near the World Trade Center ...

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Costa Rican Utility Plans To Deploy An Intelligent Network, Distribution Automation And Sensing Devices

ATLANTA, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Landis+Gyr (SWISS: LAND.SW) announced it has been selected to provide smart grid automation technology and data services to Costa Rican utility ESPH as part of a comprehensive grid modernization project. Based in Heredia, Costa Rica, ESPH provides electric, water, sanitation and telecommunications services to residential and commercial customers in the northern suburbs of ...

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Caribbean Roots US Open Tennis Star Naomi Osaka Is All Glammed Up

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Sept. 11, 2018: The tears are gone along with the black visor used to hide her face at the US Open trophy ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. Instead, the new US Open 2018 women’s champ, Caribbean roots Naomi Osaka, is all glammed up and finally smiling. The Japanese Haitian ...

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Here’s What Latin America Tennis Star Juan Martin del Potro Is Saying After US Open Second Place Finish

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, FLUSHING, NY, Sat. Sept. 8, 2018: The world’s number three seed, Latin American tennis star, Juan Martin del Potro, was bested by 13-time grand-slam champion Novak Djokovic at the finals of the of the 2018 US Open on Sunday in Queens, NY. But he has chosen to remain positive. The Argentine player took to ...

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Here’s What The St. Lucia Prime Minister Is Saying On The Dallas Police Killing Of Botham Shem Jean

By NAN Contributor News Americas, DALLAS, Texas, Tues. Sept. 11, 2018: Prime Minister of the Caribbean nation of St. Lucia, Allen Chastanet, stood alongside the family of St. Lucian immigrant, Botham Shem Jean Monday, and expressed the hope that the Dallas, Texas justice system will take the right course. Chastanet joined Jean’s mother, Allison Jean, his father Bertram Jean and ...

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