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Walter Harvey Byars – Daily Sentinel Star

Walter Harvey ByarsDaily Sentinel StarHe is survived by his wife, Mildred Byars of Grenada; one daughter, Denise Wagner of Michigan; two sons, Jeff Byars (Jean) of Winona and Harvey Byars of Charleston; one step-son, Chris Wrenn of New York, N.Y.; seve... Continue reading →

PR News

Major Trinidad and Tobago Investment Conference For New York

Share CaribPR Wire, Mon. Sept. 15, 2014: Why do multinational companies choose Trinidad and Tobago?; What is Trinidad and Tobago doing to attract FDI outside of a thriving energy sector?; What is the future of US / Trinidad and Tobago … Continue reading →

Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Share RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global Reinsurance (Markel Re), Markel Corporation’s reinsurance operating division. In addition, John … Continue reading →

Jamaica’s Virtuoso Monty Alexander Is The Star In Jazz Around the West Indies

Share Monty Alexander’s will ‘star’ in “Jazz around the West Indies” at the Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola in New York City from Sept 17-21, 2014. CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. September 8, 2014: From Grammy nominee to Commander in … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Kinnevik CEO says lessons from first Internet bubble to curb tech froth

Share Tweet By Mia Shanley and Helena Soderpalm STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Painful memories of the Internet bubble more than a decade ago are likely to cut the risk that tech stocks get too frothy as online newcomers Zalando and Rocket … Continue reading →

Business

Taste of the Town: Pollo Tropical opens – San Antonio Business Journal (blog)

Taste of the Town: Pollo Tropical opensSan Antonio Business Journal (blog)I was just lucky enough to get a sampling of what's to come when Pollo Tropical officially opens for business on Sept. 17. The restaurant is located at 6819 N. ... As research and development manager for the chain, she has put together a diverse menu ... Continue reading →

Sports

Irish cricket handed seven-figure cash boost by billionaire – BBC Sport

BBC SportIrish cricket handed seven-figure cash boost by billionaireBBC SportThe deal, believed to be in the region of £2m, will see the country's cricket academy being renamed the Shapoorji Pallonji Cricket Ireland Academy. Shapoorji Pallonji is the name of the billionaire's group of companies. The Indian-born businessman is ...Cricket Ireland secure multi-million euro naming rights deal for their academyIrish IndependentCricket Ireland announce major sponsorship dealBreakingNews.ieIndian summer dawns for Cricket IrelandIrish TimesRTE.ie -Gant Dailyall 15 news articles » Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Chikungunya Death Toll In The Caribbean Passes 100 Mark

Share Tweet Chikungunya has been dubbed the ‘bend up’ disease. (PAHO image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Sept. 17, 2014: The death toll from the mosquito-borne viral disease Chikungunya continues to rise in the Caribbean, now passing the 100 … Continue reading →

Puerto Rican Jailed For Child Porn

Share Tweet News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Weds. Sept. 17, 2014: A 26-year-old man Puerto Rico will spend the next 15 years in prison followed by 10 years of supervised released, for production of child porn. Pedro Luis Baez-Torres, … Continue reading →

Cocaine Inside Computer Bag At JFK

Share Tweet The seized laptop bag with the cocaine. (US CBP image) News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y., Mon. Sept. 15, 2014: Over three pounds of cocaine with an approximate street value of  US$55,000 was recently founded in the computer bag of … Continue reading →

Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Share Tweet RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global Reinsurance (Markel Re), Markel Corporation’s reinsurance operating division. In addition, … Continue reading →

WANTED! – On 13th Anniversary Of 9/11, A Man Carrying a Caribbean Passport Remains on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terror List

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Sept. 11, 2014: It’s been exactly 13 years to the day since terrorists crashed two airliners into the World Trade Center twin towers in New York City, killing almost 3,000, including several … Continue reading →

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