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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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Look Out For ‘Green Card: A Love Story’

News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. Sept. 20, 2019: A timely new immigration-focused web series by a Caribbean immigrant is set to premier on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the actual film location at 204 Parkside Avenue, Brooklyn NY. ‘Green Card: A Love Story,’ is created and written by Trinidad national B. Nandi Jacob and directed by Roderick A. Warner with ...

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Caribbean Sports Roundup

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 20, 2019: Here are the top stories making Caribbean sports news for the week ending, Sept. 20, 2019: Some 80 Caribbean Athletes Confirmed For IAAF Championships In Doha Some 80 Caribbean athletes have been confirmed to participate at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in the Qatari capital of Doha ...

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Jamaican Born, Grammy Nominated Maestro’s New Album Spotlights On Rastafarian, Thelonious Monk And The West Indian Influences Of Jazz

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs.  Sept. 19, 2019: Jamaica’s world-renowned, Grammy-nominated international musician, Dr. Monty Alexander, CD, celebrated his 75th birthday in style this year, releasing his new album that has already grabbed the number 1 spot on US Jazz and NACC radio a mere 2 weeks after its release. ‘Wareika Hill RastaMonk Vibrations’ is an album unlike any ...

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Caribbean Entertainment News Roundup

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019: Here are the top headlines making news on the Caribbean entertainment scene for this week: Bob Marley The Musical? Reports indicate that a brand-new musical based on the life of legendary Jamaican Reggae singer, Robert Nesta Marley could be released next year. The new musical, according to ...

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The Case Of Kaytora Paul And The Trump Administration’s Family Separation Policy

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, Fl, Fri. Sept. 20, 2019: The Trump administration’s family separation policy was officially ended by court order in June 2018. But last week, as coverage of Hurricane Dorian’s devastation continued to stun many, and hundreds of Bahamian victims of the storm tried to flee to the U.S., a 12-year-old Bahamian evacuee fleeing ...

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Trump’s America – Episode #139 – Obama’s Legacy?

By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 20, 2019: Call me by my real name – Joe BARACK OBAMA Biden please. I am inspired to write about Obama’s legacy this episode after the recent Democratic Presidential debate in which Obama’s legacy and how the different candidates responded to it and how Biden is totally running on it ...

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