News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Mar. 17, 2017: A 43-year-old Caribbean national is on the FBI’s Most Wanted List, wanted for violent crimes. Richard Jackson also known as Kofi Touissaint, Koj Edward Touissaint, Koof Touissaint, Koof Toussaint and Kofi Toussaint was born in Trinidad and Tobago. He is wanted for his alleged involvement in the armed robbery of a restaurant in Woodbridge, New Jersey.
Hon. Prime Minister Gaston Browne has served continuously as a legislator for more than 15 years. Prior to his career in politics, he managed a banking group comprising a domestic bank, an offshore bank and a trust company. Mr. Browne has owned and operated a number of successful private businesses, while also serving on the board of several private and publicly owned corporations.
Since Jan. 1, at least 100 locations of Jewish organizations in the United States — including schools, Jewish Community Centers, and offices of the Anti-Defamation League — have received a total of 134 bomb threats. The majority have come in five of what the JCC Association of North America calls “waves” — groups of robocalls coming on a single day. So far, none of the threats have been carried out. In late November, Marna Street, a violist with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, was walking to her car after a rehearsal. Street was shocked by what she discovered: Someone had painted a swastika, about 14 inches across, on the trunk of her car.
Homes will be available for purchase to qualifying very-low to moderate income households through a lottery system. BROWARD COUNTY, FL - March 14, 2017: The Board of County Commissioners authorized the Housing Finance and Community Redevelopment Division of Broward County to enter into Development Agreements with ten Broward County nonprofit housing agencies, awarding four lots to each, for the purpose of constructing a total of forty new affordable single family homes in the Broward Municipal Services District. The nonprofit agencies are required to build homes with a minimum of 1,500-square-feet, three bedrooms, two-baths and a two-car garage. Agencies shall obtain permits within six months and complete construction 12 months after permitting.