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Jamaican Roots Player Advances At Wimbledon

Jamaican-roots tennis player Dustin Brown reacts during the Men’s Singles first round match against Dusan Lajovic of Serbia on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images) By NAN Contributor News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. June 29, 2016: Jamaican-roots ...

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El Salvador Nationals Among Interpol Fugitives Grabbed By U.S.

News Americas, WASHINGTON . D.C., Tues. June 27, 2016: Three nationals of El Salvador were among forty-five foreign fugitives – all subjects of active Interpol notices – busted recently by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) and the U.S. Marshals Service. Arrested were Emilio Eliseo Coreas Avelar, 23, Marleny Rodriguez-De Lovo, 43,  and Jose Angel ...

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Caribbean Artists Win But No Show At BET 2016 Awards

Neither Rihanna or Nicki Minaj were at the 2016 BET Awards but rRecording artist Beyonce (C) was among the performers on Sunday, June 26, 2016. (Photo by Kevin Winter/BET/Getty Images for BET) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, LOS ANGELES, CA, Tues. June 28, 2016: Caribbean born mega stars Rihanna and Nicki Minaj were among the winners at the BET ...

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Rapper 50 Cent, St. Kitts Music Festival Largely Silent On Arrest

Rapper 50 Cent on stage at the 20th St. Kitts Music Festival. (WINN FM Image) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. June 28, 2016: Founder of Effen Vodka, Rapper 50 Cent, and the organizers of the 20th annual St. Kitts and Nevis Music Festival have stayed largely silent following the performer’s arrest on the island early ...

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Meet The Haitian-Roots Player Who Helped Chile To Victory At Copa America 2016

Chile’s Jean Beausejour tackles the Argentine great, Lionel Messi, (R) during the Copa America Centenario final in East Rutherford, New Jersey, United States, on June 26, 2016. (Photo credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Writer News Americas, East Rutherford, NJ, Mon. June 27, 2016: Chile’s hard fought victory for a second straight year in a row at the Copa ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Day – Alexis Sanchez

Chile’s national soccer player Alexis Sanchez had a painful moment but a Ciao Willy one nevertheless during the championship match between Argentina and Chile at MetLife Stadium as part of Copa America Centenario US 2016 on June 26, 2016 in East Rutherford, New Jersey, US. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)

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Pitbull Delivers Sexy Performance As Curtain Comes Down On Copa America

Pitbull performing at the 2016 Copa America closing ceremony. By NAN ET Editor News Americas, East Rutherford, NJ, Mon. June 27, 2016: Grammy winning Latin singer Pitbull brought the sexy to MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey Sunday night as the confetti fell and the curtains came down on Copa America “Centenario” 2016. Pitbull along with his crew of ...

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The Consequences For The Caribbean As The UK Bids Europe Farewell

A Vote to Leave British campaigner in Bolton, England. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Mon. June 27, 2016: On June 23, 2016,  by a small majority, the British people voted to remove themselves from the European Union (EU). The decision has consequences for the Caribbean. After a vitriolic campaign and the tragic murder ...

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Antigua-Born Indicted Former President Of The United Nations General Assembly Dead

Former UN General Assembly President Ashe, By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 24, 2016: John Ashe, the Antigua-born former president of the United Nations General Assembly who was last year indicted in a bribery scandal and was under house arrest, is dead. Ashe was Antigua & Barbuda’s ambassador to the UN at one point and ...

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The Fight Must Go On For Immigration Reform Says Caribbean Advocate

Rosario Reyes, an undocumented mother from El Salvador, reacts to news on a Supreme Court decision blocking Obama’s immigration plan, which would have protected millions of immigrants from deportation, in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, on June 23, 2016 in Washington, DC. The court was divided 4-4, leaving in place an appeals court ruling blocking the plan. (Photo by ...

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