The DNC’s new vice-chair, Jamaican American Assemblyman Michael Blake.
By NAN Staff Writer
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Feb. 28, 2017: On. Feb. 25, 2017, a Jamaican American New York lawmaker quietly won his bid for vice chair of the Democratic National Committee in the vote among party insiders...
Published on Feb 23 2017 // Belize, Breaking News, Caribbean, Features, In Photos, Jamaica, News, Sidebar Photoblog, Top Stories, Trinidad and Tobago, United States
Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr., National Hero of Jamaica and leader of the Back to Africa movement sits in the back of a car in a parade through Harlem circa 1920 in New York City, New York. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
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Published on Feb 23 2017 // Aruba, Belize, Business, Caribbean, Cayman Islands, Features, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St Maarten, The Bahamas, Top Stories, U.S.V.I, United States
By NAN Business Editor
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 24, 2017: When it comes to cruise ship passengers, seven Caribbean nations outperformed all others in 2016 according to the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s latest ‘Performance of the Tourism Industry’ report, seeing arrivals of over...
Published on Feb 23 2017 // Aruba, Breaking News, Caribbean, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Features, In Photos, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Sidebar Photoblog, Top Stories, Travel and Lifestyle, Turks and Caicos
Grace Bay in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos topped the list of best Caribbean beach in the world but lost the top spot of world’s best beach to Brazil’s Baia do Sancho this year.
By NAN Travel Editor
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 24, 2017: Seven Caribbean beaches have made the World’s...
Winner of the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award Athlete Usian Bolt of Jamaica speaks during the Winners Press Conference during the 2017 Laureus World Sports Awards at the Salle des Etoiles,Sporting Monte Carlo on February 14, 2017 in Monaco, Monaco. (Photo by Christian Alminana/Getty Images...
Reggae singer Anthony Cruz has lost his daughter to gun violence in Florida. (Facebook image)
By NAN ET Editor
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 17, 2017: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean entertainment scene for the week-ending Feb. 17, 2017.
Anthony Cruz Mourns Slain Daughter
UJAA President Lesleyann Samuel
News Americas, New York, New York, February 17, 2017: New York-based diaspora group, Union of Jamaica Alumni Associations ,(UJAA), continued its support of Jamaica educational institutions with a donation of over US$5,500 to several basic schools in Jamaica.
By NAN Contributor
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Feb. 15, 2017: Fake news has hit close to home for many in the Caribbean Diaspora, sending some immigrants stunned and reeling in fear and leaving others simply puzzled.
In the Caribbean immigrant community in New York City, some are using the immigration...
Published on Feb 13 2017 // Breaking News, Caribbean, El Salvador, Features, Honduras, Jamaica, Latin America, Mexico, News, South America, Top Stories, United States
By NAN Staff Writer
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Feb. 14, 2017: Caribbean and Latin migrants were among 680 immigrants iced by U.S. immigration agents during a week-long raid last week.
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) insists those targeted are only immigration fugitives, re-entrants...
Chris Gayle returns to Pakistan’s Super League second edition for the Karachi Kings.
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 10, 2017: Here are the stories making headlines in sports from the Caribbean and its Diaspora for this week ending Feb. 10, 2017.
Two major West Indies cricket stars...