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Rihanna’s New BFF?

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 28, 2017: Bajan star Rihanna seems to have a new BFF! The singer was all smiles and seemed quite chummy with Brigitte Macron (L), wife of the French president. The French First Lady and Rihanna, a Global Ambassador for the Global Partnership for Education, escorted the singer  in while ...

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Rihanna’s New BFF?

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 28, 2017: Bajan star Rihanna seems to have a new BFF! The singer was all smiles and seemed quite chummy with Brigitte Macron (L), wife of the French president. The French First Lady and Rihanna, a Global Ambassador for the Global Partnership for Education, escorted the singer  in while ...

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Close To Three Dozen Caribbean Immigrants Nabbed By ICE In NYC Alone

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, New York, NY, Fri. July 28, 2017: As the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency continues to push the Donald Trump agenda of increased deportation, almost three dozen Caribbean immigrants were recently nabbed by ICE agents in New York City alone over just 11 days. The 33 immigrants from the region, including those ...

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This Jamaican Man Faces Up To 40 Years In A US Jail

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 28, 2017: A 28-year-old Jamaican man could spend the next 40 years of his life in a US jail after admitting guilt in masterminding a lottery scam that defrauded dozens of mostly elderly Americans out of millions of dollars in North Dakota. Lavrick Willocks reportedly copped a plea deal with ...

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This South American Nation Decrees A Ban On Protests

A masked anti-government activist stands amid a blocked street during clashes in Caracas on July 27, 2017 on the second day of a 48-hour general strike called by the opposition. Venezuela’s opposition called for a nationwide protest on Friday in outright defiance of a new government ban on demonstrations ahead of a controversial weekend election. (Photo credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images) ...

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Caribbean Roots Writer Of International Anthem Turns 93 Today

Irving “Lord Burgess” Burgie, the man who gave the world the banana boat song that became a global anthem and was named Song of The Century, turns 93 today , July 28, 2017. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 28, 2017: Say ‘Day-O’ and immediately thoughts of Harry Belafonte may pop into your head. But did you know it ...

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This Caribbean-Born Senator Is Persistent In His Medical Marijuana Push

St. Croix Senator Terrance ‘Positive’ Nelson this week reintroduced the Virgin Islands Medical Cannabis Patient Care Act or MCPCA. By NAN Contributor News Americas, CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Croix, Fri. July 27, 2017: A lawmaker in the US territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands has been persistent in his push to get medical marijuana legalized here. St. Croix Senator Terrance ‘Positive’ ...

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Trump’s America – Episode #28 – Empty Promises

“Our Basket Looks Empty!” By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY Fri. July 28, 2017:  Do not go shopping with Chuck Schumer ….. and the so called Democratic Party leadership. You will end up very hungry and Schumer will pick your pockets too! Trump’s America, this ground breaking forward looking weekly –  sometimes more than weekly series, is NOT ...

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8 Ways To Get A Green Card In Trump’s America – Part 3

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 28, 2017: This week we continue our series on getting a Permanent Residency or Green Card in Trump’s America with Option 3 – Green Card as a Special Immigrant. There are four categories of immigrants whom the US Citizenship & Immigration Services dubs as “special” who can also qualify ...

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