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Caribbean Nationals Arrested in US Drug Busts

Boston,USA- Nine Caribbean nationals are among 19  people arrested during a recent drug enforcement sweep over the Massachusetts area. The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

Five Mexican Border Challenges for the Biden Admin.

Conditions on the southwest border represent a serious political challenge to President Biden, with illegal crossings and asylum requests increasing significantly in March. The situation...

Did Racial Profiling Cause American Airlines Flight Cancellation?

  BBC- Two Muslim men in the US have demanded an investigation after they say they were subjected to racial and religious profiling on a...

Brazil: Phoney Cops Drive Away with $30m in Gold

Real police examine phoney cops getaway vehicle   Gunmen in Brazil have stolen 750kg (1,650lbs) of gold estimated to be worth at least $30m (£24m). The suspects...

CDB, FAO strengthen partnership with new agreement

CDB, FAO strengthen partnership with new agreement From the CDB MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of...

Biggest Lie Of 2020 Award Goes To Coronavirus Disinfodemic.

Daniel Funke, PolitiFact and Katie Sanders, PolitiFact December 16, 2020--A Florida taxi driver and his wife had seen enough conspiracy theories online to believe the...

Hurricane Season 2021 Could Bring 5 Major & 20 Tropical Storms

By Kristin F. Dalton | kdalton@siadvance.com STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Experts says this year’s hurricane season won’t be as bad as it was...

Jamaican Clergyman Pleads Guilty To Sex with Underage Sisters

KINGSTON, Jamaica – A Moravian pastor in Jamaica will know in March next year what punishment he will face for having sex with two...

Imprisoned Caracas Mayor Flees as Maduro Offers US Help in Drug...

Caracas - Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma said he planned to take his fight against Venezuela's socialist government to Europe after he escaped house...

Cruise Ships: US Extends ‘No Sail’ Ban Indefinitely

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) extended its "no sail order" for all cruise ships indefinitely. “We are working with the cruise line...

Haiti, Bolivia Named in ILO Report on Unsafe Sanitation Worker Conditions

GENEVA (ILO News) – A joint report  by the International Labour Organization (ILO), World Bank, World Health Organization and WaterAid, highlights the unsafe and...

Peru: 16 Killed in Shining Path Anti-Election Violence

BBC- Sixteen people, including at least two children, have been killed in a rebel attack in Peru, the country's defence minister has confirmed. The far-left...

Mexican Cops Allegedly Sell Italian Men to Drug Cartel

Mexican authorities have launched criminal proceedings against four police officers over the disappearance of three Italian men. The missing men - all from Naples...

BVI’s Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport Finally Open Again For Visitors.

ROAD TOWN, BVI--December 1st, 2020--Finally it is December 1, a date visitors, family and friends waited for months to return to the British Virgin...

Caribbean Becoming Too Pricey for the British

For Brits suffering from a Brexit hangover, major German tour operator TUI has a simple answer: cheaper vacation destinations, which means fewer UK tourists...

G7 Summit Underway With Caribbean Leaders Present

QUEBEC,Canada (CNS)-Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness and the chairman of the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping, President Jovenel Moise of Haitia, are among world...

Mexico to Propose New Immigrant Labor Scheme

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Saturday he will propose a ‘Bracero’ style immigrant labor program to U.S. President...

Heaven Sent: Rain Extinguishes Bolivian Wildfires

  BBC- Heavy rains have extinguished wildfires which destroyed more than four million hectares of land in eastern Bolivia in recent months, officials say. "It has...

Mexico’s Ruling Party in Uphill Struggle Against Corruption and ill-Gotten Gains

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican presidential hopeful Jose Antonio Meade has proposed tougher anti-corruption legislation to kick-start his campaign and clean up the image...

Mexico to Stop Central American Immigrants Reaching US

Mexico says it will not grant transit visas or free passage for hundreds of migrants who have left Honduras in an attempt to reach...

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