CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – MARCH 20, 2019

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Prince Charles, Prince of Wales meets singer Lionel Ritchie at a Prince's Trust International reception at The Coral Reef Club Hotel on March 19, 2019 in Bridgetown, Barbados. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 20, 2019: Here are the top stories making news from the Caribbean and Latin America for this Wednesday morning, March 20, 2019:

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla continued their Caribbean tour in Barbados Tuesday, hitting the beach. They will be in St. Vincent today.

Prince Charles on Tuesday met singer Lionel Ritchie at a reception at The Coral Reef Club Hotel Bridgetown, Barbados.

The Dominican Republic has been named the most dangerous place to travel for plastic surgery according to the University of Texas Medical Branch.

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro, during his visit to the White House, says he stands with the US’ Donald Trump “against fake news.”


Guyana’s election commission says it will not be ready to hold general and regional elections before late November 2019.

A Mexican immigrant has become the fourth to die while in US Customs and Border Protection custody since 2018.

Sandals Resorts International has filed a lawsuit against the Turks and Caicos government over a tax-related dispute.

Archye Lea­cock, a blind Trinidad immigrant, is running for a City Coun­cil Seat in Philadelphia’s 9th District.

Cartnell Johnson, a renowned gospel artist in The Bahamas, has been arraigned in a magistrate’s court on one count of rape.

And once homeless, Trinidad immigrant, Dylan Chidick, says he will attend The College of New Jersey from the list of 18 he was accepted to.

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