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This Group Slams Donald Trump On Alleged Haiti AIDS Comment

NAACP President Derrick Johnson News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 29, 2017: A US rights group is clapping back at Donald Trump over derogatory comments he allegedly made about Haitian immigrants. President and CEO of the NAACP, Derrick Johnson, has slammed the US President over a New York Times report that claimed Donald Trump said that thousands of Haitians ...

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Funeral Set For Catholic Priest Murdered In Haiti

Father Joseph Simoly, c, was murdered in Haiti. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 29, 2017: A Haitian Catholic priest who was gunned down in Frères, Haiti last Thursday, Dec. 21st, will be laid to rest on Saturday, December 30, 2017 in Port-au-Prince. Father Joseph Simoly, 54, was attacked not far from his home, by unidentified individuals on a ...

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Funeral Set For Catholic Priest Murdered In Haiti

Father Joseph Simoly, c, was murdered in Haiti. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 29, 2017: A Haitian Catholic priest who was gunned down in Frères, Haiti last Thursday, Dec. 21st, will be laid to rest on Saturday, December 30, 2017 in Port-au-Prince. Father Joseph Simoly, 54, was attacked not far from his home, by unidentified individuals on a ...

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Christmas Comes Early For This Caribbean Immigrant

Guyanese immigrant Mark Denny after leaving a Brooklyn Court house a free man on Dec. 20, 2017. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Thurs. Dec. 21, 2017: Christmas has come early for a Caribbean immigrant who spent 30 years behind bars for a crime he did not commit. Guyana-born, Mark Denny, now 46, walked out a free man on Wednesday, Dec. 20, ...

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Caribbean Patty King Laid To Rest

Part of the audience of mourners paying tribute to Lowell Hawthorne on Dec. 19, 2017. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Weds. Dec. 20, 2017: Thousands braved cold Brooklyn, NY temperatures Tuesday morning to say goodbye to Caribbean-born co-founder of the Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill, ‘Caribbean Patty King” Lowell Fitzgerald Hawthorne. Some 5,000 people stood in long lines to gain ...

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Condolences Pour In For This Caribbean Journalist

Ian Boyne, r, on the set of Profile. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Dec. 19, 2017: Condolences are pouring in for veteran Caribbean journalist, Ian Boyne, who passed away in Jamaica on Monday, Dec. 18th. Boyne died at the University Hospital of West Indies in Jamaica, where he was hospitalized earlier this month after suffering a series of heart ...

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Jamaica Among The World’s Best Airport Lounges

Lounges in Jamaica, Estonia and Malta among those recognised in annual poll based on 72,000 ratings from Members  LONDON, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — A selection of the world’s best airport lounges have been revealed by independent lounge membership program, Priority Pass, in its annual Lounge of the Year Awards.  This year winners include lounges in Jamaica, Estonia, Malta and Quebec as well as ...

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Caribbean American Teen Is CNN Young Wonder Of The Year

Jamaican American Haile Thomas is a CNN Young Wonder of the Year. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Dec. 18, 2017: A soon to be 17-year-old Caribbean American from New Windsor, New York was on Friday night, Dec. 15th, presented with a CNN Young Wonder of the Year award in New York City. Haile Thomas, who was born to Jamaican ...

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