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Friday, September 21, 2018

XXXTentacion Murder Suspect Arrested

(CNN)A 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder in the fatal Broward County, Florida, shooting of rapper XXXTentacion, police said Thursday. Authorities...

Jamaican Police Constable Murdered in Apparent Drive-by Shooting

A police constable was shot and killed on Waterloo Road, Kingston Tuesday in what appears to be a drive-by ambush from a moving car....

Vaccination Week in the Americas launches in Cuba for first time

Vaccination Week in the Americas launches in Cuba for first time From the PAHO/WHO HAVANA, Cuba – The most important vaccination initiative on the continent, Vaccination...

France Sees EU Tax Haven List as a Positive Step

While some nations on the EU's new Blacklist of tax havens think its unfair, the French Government feels its just the start of something...

St. Kitts & Nevis Named to Travel Hot Spot List

NEW YORK, USA – Protravel International, one of the travel industry’s leading luxury travel agencies has shared some favourite fall and winter travel...

Guyana: Criminal Gang at Border Spurs Greater Police Presence

GEORGETOWN, Guyana- MORE police ranks will be heading to bordering communities in the country’s western region in response to reports members of the Venezuela-based...

Two Sacked in Growing Guyana Gold Board Scandal

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The Guyana Gold Board (GGB) has fired two of its longstanding employees allegedly involved in some racket of financial irregularities, even...

No Known Deaths in 6.0 Ecuador Earthquake

QUITO, Ecuador - A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck along the coast of Ecuador Sunday in the same area where a much stronger tremor left...

No Same Sex Marriage in Barbados

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Minister of Social Care and Community Development Steve Blackett has made it clear that same-sex marriage will not be tolerated in...

Trump: “I love Haitians,”-Then He Bans Them from US

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Once again President Trump proved he was a man of his word. Only a week after he allegedly asked "why America...

St. Lucia Expects Removal from EU Tax Haven Blacklist

The St Lucia government stated it expects to join fellow Caribbean Community (CARICOM) neighbours, Barbados and Grenada, in being removed from a new list...

Five Caribbean Nations Make EU Tax Haven Blacklist

BRUSSELS, Belgium — European Union finance ministers have adopted a blacklist of tax havens that includes 17 extra-EU jurisdictions that don't report the details...

CARICOM mounts observation mission for Antigua-Barbuda’s elections

CARICOM mounts observation mission for Antigua-Barbuda’s elections From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has mounted an observation mission for Antigua and...

Pope’s Peru, Chile Trip to Focus on Indigenous People

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis' weeklong visit to Chile and Peru in January is expected to include a focus on issues affecting indigenous people. The...

Oxfam Haiti Sex Abuse Witnesses Threatened

A previously unpublished Oxfam report has revealed how three men accused of sexual misconduct in Haiti physically threatened witnesses during an internal investigation. The...

Stakeholders meet to develop regional strategic plan for water sector 

Stakeholders meet to develop regional strategic plan for water sector  From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Water specialists from across the region have been meeting in...

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