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Colombia 1st in Americas With COVAX Supplied Vaccine

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia on Monday became the first country in the Americas to receive a shipment of coronavirus vaccines from the United...

One Woman’s Dream Of Homeownership In Jamaica Comes True

Tears filled the eyes of 46-year-old Michelle Cookhorn as she witnessed the recent breaking of ground for the construction of her first home in...

Fake News Takes Over Cuban Protests

Disinformation spread quickly across social media platforms as historic anti-government protests erupted in Cuba earlier this month—and it's bots that are being widely utilized...

Brazil Amazon: Illegal Miners Attack Indigenous Tribe

Illegal miners inside a protected area in the Brazilian Amazon opened fire on an indigenous community using automatic weapons, local leaders say. The Yanomami group...

It’s Not One Drug For One Bug Any More.

By the most recent estimates, the world has 140 potential COVID-19 vaccines under consideration, but only 28 of those have so far made it...

Guyana President Hints at US Based Plot to Destabilize Govt.

President Dr. Mohammed Irfaan Ali believes yesterday’s fire at the Brickdam Police Headquarters and another blaze at the Mabaruma Secondary School were part of...

Biden Pressured as Migrant Numbers Swell

President Biden is facing pressure from all sides as migration swells at the southern border — posing one of the first major policy tests...

Barbados Allowed to Add More Voters in Time of May Poll

CNS- Barbados allowed its own voter overhaul as the Court of Appeal has paved the way for people residing here more than three years...

Coronavirus Impacting Cruise Tourism

The Wuhan coronavirus has had a significant impact on the cruise industry this year. Dozens of cruises have been canceled or changed. Carnival...

University Hospital Of West Indies In Pool Testing Partnership To Speed...

KINGSTON, Jamaica--October 13th, 2020--The University Hospital of the West Indies (UWHI) in partnership with global healthcare company NovaMed has investigated a new, innovative high-throughput...

US Covid-19 Cases Top 16 Million And No End In Sight.

(GT) December 13th, 2020--The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States topped 16 million on Saturday, according to the Center for Systems...

Dr. Douglas Appointed to Pan American Health Commission

(CNS) Former prime minister Dr Denzil Douglas has been appointed a member of a high-level Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) Commission that will propose...

Barbados PM Says Disgraceful Most CARICOM Nations Shun Caribbean Court

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Barbados’ Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has described as unacceptable and “a disgrace” that only four Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries have so...

Expert on Beirut Disaster: Prevention Better Than Cure.

A CNN producer in Beirut has described the "chaotic scene," in the emergency room of one Beirut's hospitals, with doctors conducting triage as they...

Reduce cancer risks with healthy choices, early detection

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago -- In the Caribbean region, cancer is the second leading cause of death. However, a significant number of...

PM Skerrit: ‘Dominica has no issue with St. Kitts-Nevis reducing its...

PM Skerrit: 'Dominica has no issue with St. Kitts-Nevis reducing its CBI price' From SKNIS BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – In a clear and direct rebuke to...

Galapagos Islands: Erosion Fells Darwin’s Arch

A famous rock formation off the Galapagos Islands known as Darwin's Arch has collapsed. The Ecuadoran Ministry of Environment said it was due to "natural...

Pompeo Met With CARICOM Leadership In Guyana, Discussed Covid-19 And Economic...

Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque had "fruitful" discussions with United States Secretary of State Mr Michael Pompeo at the CARICOM...

Fun, Games Galore on Symphony of Seas

ST. NAZAIRE, France--Royal Caribbean International took delivery of Symphony of the Seas, reportedly the world's largest cruise ship, at a signing ceremony on the...

USVI Planning Its Long-Term Post Hurricane Tourism Recovery

U.S. Virgin Islands – Following the impact of two Category 5 hurricanes in September, not to mention its new designation as the Caribbean murder...

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