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Several Caribbean Nations Under Tropical Storm Watch

Share Tweet News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Aug. 24, 2015: At least five Caribbean nations were under a tropical storm watch last night as the center of Tropical Storm Danny is expected to pass through the southern Leeward Islands early today. Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands were all under a tropical storm watch ...

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Seaborne Airlines Makes Announcement Regarding Hurricane Danny

Share Tweet SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines today made the following announcement regarding Hurricane Danny: “August 21, 2015 Dear Valued Customers, A major storm is expected to affect travel to, from, and through much of the Caribbean over the next few days.  Please check flight status frequently on seaborneairlines.com or Seaborne’s Facebook page for up-to-the-minute information ...

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Look Out For Danny

Share Tweet Look out for Hurricane Danny! News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Aug. 21, 2015: The northern Caribbean islands are being warned to watch out for Danny which on Thursday became the first hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic season. Danny follows Ana, Bill and Claudette from earlier this season but none of the first three storms reached hurricane status, unlike ...

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DR Police Not Sure What Triggered Murder Of Haitian Migrant

Share Tweet News Americas, SANTO DOMINGO, DR, Fri. Aug. 21, 2015: Dominican Republic police say they can sure of the reason why a Haitian man was murdered there Wednesday night. On Thursday, cops said they were still seeking to determine if the unidentified man who was found stabbed to death along the side of a road near Hatillo Palma, was ...

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Meet The US’ New Ambassador To Haiti

Share Tweet Haiti’s new US ambassador is Peter F. Mulrean. News Americas, Washington, DC, Thurs. Aug. 20, 2015: Massachusetts-born career member of the Senior Foreign Service Peter F. Mulrean has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the new ambassador to Haiti. Mulrean was confirmed on August 5th after being selected in May. He will replace Pamela White, who has ...

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Meet The New US Ambassador To Guyana

Share Tweet New US Ambassador to Guyana Perry L. Holloway. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Tues. Aug. 18, 2015: Guyana may finally have a new U.S. ambassador. Career Senior Foreign Service Officer  and South Carolina native, Perry L. Holloway, was on August 5th confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to ...

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Haitian In Florida Coke Bust

Share Tweet US Customs at the Fort Lauderdale Airport busted a Haitian national with coke. News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Tues. Aug. 18, 2015: A 33-year-old Haitian man has been busted at a Florida airport for smuggling nearly 20 pounds of cocaine in the false lining of two suitcases. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at  the ...

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US Flag Flying In Havana 54 Years Later

Share Tweet The U.S. flag being raised in Cuba on Aug. 14, 2015. (State Department image) News Americas, HAVANA, Cuba, Mon. Aug. 17, 2015: For 54 years, U.S. Marines Jim Tracy, F.W. “Mike” East and Larry C. Morris assigned to U.S. Embassy Havana hoped to see the American flag again fly over Cuba after lowering the flag on January 4, ...

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Trinidadian Extradited To Face 16-Year-Old Murder Charge

Share Tweet Trinidad immigrant Balkumar Singh following his return to the US to answer murder charges on Aug. 14, 2015. News Americas, HICKSVILLE, NY, Mon. Aug. 17, 2015: A Trinidad & Tobago man who shot and killed another 16 years ago will finally face murder charges in a Nassau County court house today. Balkumar Singh, 37, was extradited from Trinidad ...

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U.S. Virgin Islands Lawmaker Stands Up For The Caribbean’s Most Famous American

Share Tweet Rep. Stacey Plaskett of the U.S. Virgin Islands News Americas, WASHINGTON, DC, Fri. Aug. 14, 2015: A US lawmaker from an island America’s Caribbean-born first secretary of the Treasury spent his youth on, is among those urging the U.S. Treasury Department to delay its decision to redesign the ten dollar bill which features Alexander Hamilton. Rep. Stacey Plaskett ...

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