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Unique Similarities Between Two Jamaican Greats Noted By French Journalist

Grammy Nominated Legendary Jamaican Jazz Great Monty Alexander. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Aug. 17, 2017: A French journalist’s comparison of the fluidity of the strides of recently retired Jamaican Olympic legend Usain Bolt to the agile hands of Grammy-nominated, Jamaican jazz great, Monty Alexander, on a piano, has left the virtuoso speechless. Alexander said he was shocked recently, ...

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Here’s How Caribbean Roots US Lawmakers Are Reacting To Trump’s Bizarre Presser

Donald Trump in a bizarre presser on Aug. 15, 2017, blamed “both sides” for Charlottesville and was denounced by Caribbean Congressional leaders. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Aug. 16, 2017: Caribbean roots lawmakers in Congress, like many of their colleagues on both sides of the aisles and millions of Americans, were Tuesday afternoon taking to ...

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Meet The Caribbean Roots Athletes Of The Winning British Teams At IAAF 2017

Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake of Great Britain, who helped claim gold in the Men’s 4×100 Relay final during day nine of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 12, 2017 in London, United Kingdom, roots run to Jamaica. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Aug. 15, 2017: ...

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This Growing Caribbean Resort Is Taking Over The Management of Antigua’s Jolly Beach

TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Blue Diamond Resorts, the Caribbean’s fastest-growing hotel company, is proud to announce that it will be taking over the management and operation of Antigua’s largest all-inclusive resort, the 464-room Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, beginning September 1, 2017. “We look forward to bringing our operations to the beautiful Island of Antigua, and ...

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In Pictures – Jamaica’s Bolt Bids A Final Goodbye At IAAF Worlds

Usain Bolt of Jamaica bids farewell after his last World Athletics Championships during day ten of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 13, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images) Bolt does the Lightning bolt as he bids farewell after his last World Athletics Championships during day ten of ...

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The Caribbean Finishes With A Mere 9 Medals At IAAF Worlds

Jarrin Solomon, Jereem Richards, Machel Cedenio and Lalonde Gordon of Trinidad and Tobago, gold, pose with their medals for the Men’s 4×400 Metres Relay final during day ten of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 13, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, ...

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Philadelphia Caribbean Festival Celebrating 31 Years

News Americas-Philadelphia, PA , August 14, 2017: The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation’s (DRWC) Great Plaza will be transformed this Sunday into many islands showcasing authentic island sounds of reggae, roots international beat, soca, hip-hop, cool jazz, gospel and creative dances complimented by a market place of Caribbean Fashions and Exotic Cuisine. A culturally rich celebration of 14 Caribbean Islands promises ...

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Sexual Assault Or Just Another Good Time At A Caribbean Carnival?

A screen grab from the video which was shot at Caribana 2017, now the Toronto Caribbean Carnival. By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: Many are asking if a video showing a woman being groped and fondled by a group of men at the recent Toronto Caribbean Carnival, Caribana, was sexual assault or simply just “carnival?” ...

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Sexual Assault Or Just Another Good Time At A Caribbean Carnival?

A screen grab from the video which was shot at Caribana 2017, now the Toronto Caribbean Carnival. By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: Many are asking if a video showing a woman being groped and fondled by a group of men at the recent Toronto Caribbean Carnival, Caribana, was sexual assault or simply just “carnival?” ...

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