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Caribbean Entertainment – Damian Marley Calls Trump Presidency “Entertainment”

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Jamaican-born, Grammy-winning, reggae singer Damian Marley, has dubbed the US Presidency of Donald Trump “entertainment.” Marley, the youngest son of legendary Jamaican-born reggae legend, Robert Nesta Marley, said while he has paid more attention to politics in Jamaica than in the US, he feels it’s very new ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Capleton Gets Bail Extension

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Popular entertainer Capleton’s legal woes continue as his bail related to rape charges has been extended. The artiste was ordered to return to court on July 13th following a court appearance late last week. Capleton, whose real name is Clifton Bailey, is out on J$250,000 bail. The ...

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World Cup Round-Up – Latest Group Results

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Here are the latest results from the first week of World Cup 2018 action. Group A Results Russia 6 Saudi 0 Uruguay 6 Egypt 0 Saudi Arabia 0 Russia and Uruguay have both advanced to the second round. Group B Results Iran 3                  Morocco 0 Spain 4                ...

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Caribbean Sports – West Indies Bowler Shoots Up To Top 12 In ICC Ranks

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: On the back of his 13-wicket haul in the second Test against Sri Lanka that ended in a draw on Monday, Trinidad and Tobago’s Shannon Gabriel has shot up 11 places to number 12 in the current ICC bowling rankings. The 30-year-old Gabriel returned figures of 5 ...

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Caribbean Sports – Second West Indies Test Ends In A Draw

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Shannon Gabriel’s record eight-wicket haul set the stage for a sensational West Indies run chase, but sloppy batting, coupled with inclement weather, ensured an anti-climatic end as the second Test against Sri Lanka finished in a draw on Monday in St. Lucia. In the end, the final ...

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Caribbean Travel – The Best Hotels In The Caribbean For 2018

Compiled By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: The best hotels in the Caribbean for 2018 were on Thursday released by TripAdvisor, based on reviews of visitors. Here are the Top 10 you should know: 1: The Tuscany  Providenciales, Turks and Caicos 2: Eden Rock – St Barths St. Jean, St. Barthelemy Still listed ...

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Caribbean Business News – Hess Shares Uptick On Another Guyana Oil Find

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 22, 2018: Shares of Hess Corp., (NYSE: HES), saw an uptick this week amid news that the company had made an eighth oil discovery offshore of the South American CARICOM nation of Guyana. Hess shares rose in the past five days, including by 1.6 percent Wednesday, after the company ...

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Many Ignorant On Date Of Election In NY 9th Congressional District

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. June 21, 2018: Several voters in New York’s 9th congressional district appear utterly ignorant of the date of the upcoming primary election, days after the incumbent and the challenger clashed in the first and only debate. Speaking to several voters on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn recently, key parts of the ...

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Justify Joins An Elite Group By Winning Triple Crown

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. June 20, 2018: Justify on Saturday, June 9, 2018, became only the 13th horse in US Flat racing history to complete a Triple Crown sweep when he won the Belmont Stakes by 1 ¾ lengths. The Bob Baffert-trained horse had defied the odds when securing victory at both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness ...

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