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FIFA Ban For Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Soccer President

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: FIFA’s independent ethics committee has banned the president of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Football Federation, Venold Coombs, from all soccer activities two years, Reuters News reports indicate. Coombs breached rules on bribery and corruption, conflicts and interest, and loyalty, the committee said on Tuesday, following ...

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Windies Fast Bowler Shannon Gabriel Joins Knight Riders

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: The Trinbago Knight Riders has signed Windies star bowler, Shannon Gabriel, for the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League, (CPL). The Windies bowler will replace South African Junior Dala, who is no longer available for the tournament that runs from August 8th to September 16th,  as he will be ...

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Windies Fast Bowler Shannon Gabriel Joins Knight Riders

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: The Trinbago Knight Riders has signed Windies star bowler, Shannon Gabriel, for the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League, (CPL). The Windies bowler will replace South African Junior Dala, who is no longer available for the tournament that runs from August 8th to September 16th,  as he will be ...

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This Caribbean Island’s Refinery Is Being Restarted

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW York, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: A Caribbean-based refinery that was closed in 2012 could be reopened as early as 2019. U.S. Virgin Island Governor, Kenneth E. Mapp, made the announcement recently, after inking a $1.4 billion landmark deal to restart the St. Croix refinery. The Government of the Virgin Islands entered the ...

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This Caribbean Island’s Refinery Is Being Restarted

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW York, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: A Caribbean-based refinery that was closed in 2012 could be reopened as early as 2019. U.S. Virgin Island Governor, Kenneth E. Mapp, made the announcement recently, after inking a $1.4 billion landmark deal to restart the St. Croix refinery. The Government of the Virgin Islands entered the ...

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Caribbean Made Chocolate Now Available In The US

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW York, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: A Caribbean made chocolate is now accessible in the U.S. Roxiana Foods is the distributor of the Richmond chocolate brand in the U.S. according to Christian Metzger in Candy Industry.com. The chocolate, according to the site, features a 70-gram chocolate bar made with Caribbean cacao and cane ...

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Could Legal Weed Be Coming To The Caribbean?

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: The Caribbean Community’s, (CARICOM), Marijuana Commission has recommended the decriminalizing of marijuana possession for member states. The report and recommendations are reportedly set to reviewed by Caribbean heads of government who wrap up their 39th conference of in Montego Bay, St James today, July 6, 2018. In its report, according to ...

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Virginia AG Appeals In Resentencing Ruling Case Of Jamaican Sniper

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: Virginia’s Attorney General, Mark Herrin, has filed an appeal against a ruling allowing for the re-sentencing of Jamaican-born, convicted sniper killer, Lee Boyd Malvo. Herring filed the appeal after a Fourth Circuit ruling allowed for the resentencing of Malvo, one of two “DC Snipers,” who was 17 at the time of the ...

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Mexican Company Turns Trump’s Wall Into Tourist Attraction

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 6, 2018: As Mexico prepares for a government transition, diplomatic efforts with its northern neighbor, the United States, are on hold, however one innovative company in the city of Tijuana, where the two countries meet, has turned the breakdown of international relations into an attraction. While Mexico has chosen its new leader, President-elect ...

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Mike Pence’s Dictatorial Message To Central And Latin America

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. July 6, 2018: In case you missed it, while CNN and many other US media houses are focused on the fact that only about half-a-dozen children in detention centers across the country as of Thursday, June 28, 2018 were reunited with their parents since the now famous Donald Trump policy walk-back, ...

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