Nation Of Islam Leader On Caribbean Tour

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Grenada's Prime Minister Hon. Tillman Thomas welcomes Minister Farrakhan to Grenada. News Americas, St. George, Grenada, Nov. 23, 2012: Leader of the Nation of Islam, Minister Louis Farrakhan, the child of Caribbean immigrants, is on a Caribbean visit. Minister Farrakhan kicked off his visit in Grenada Thursday, meeting with the […]

Diaspora Bonds Can Be A Powerful Tool – World Bank

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News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Nov. 23, 2012: Diaspora bonds can be a powerful financial instrument for mobilizing Diaspora savings to finance specific public and private sector projects in Latin America and the Caribbean as well as other developing nations globally. That’s the word from The World Bank as it […]

Staten Island Man Charged With Killing Three Shopkeepers

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Salvatore Perrone, center, the man NYPD called "John Doe Duffel Bag", is escorted to a waiting car by NYPD Detectives at the 67th Precint in Brooklyn, New York, Wednesday November 21, 2012. Photo: Hayden Roger Celestin News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Thurs. Nov. 22, 2012: A 64-year-old Staten Island man will […]

Sex Tops It All

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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 22, 2012: Forget money, drinking and power. Sex is still number one! That’s according to by Carsten Grimm at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. A study of several persons by the university found that sex not only brought adults the most […]

Post Sandy Effects Continue To Be Felt

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President Barack Obama meets privately with Damien and Glenda Moore at a FEMA Disaster Recovery Center tent in Staten Island, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2012. The Moore’s two small children, Brandon and Connor, died after being swept away during Hurricane Sandy. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) News Americas, NEW […]

Another Airline To Guyana Bites The Dust

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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2012: Another low-cost carrier to Guyana, EZjet, has also been forced to can its services to the South American country amidst the backdrop of a suspension of service by the U.S. Department of Transport and allegations of embezzlement by the company’s founder […]

Haitian Elected To New York State Assembly

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Michaelle Solages News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2012: Michaelle Solages, from Nassau County’s 22nd district, has become the first person of Haitian descent elected to the New York State Assembly, according to the Haitian Times. Solages, according to the paper, is a former photojournalist and a life-long […]