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The recent Kaya Fest 2017 at Miami’s Bayfront Park was the culmination of a two-day Marley family celebration, recognition, and education of the benefits and the life-affirming qualities of the beleaguered cannabis plant. Popularized in song on the 1978 Bob Marley and the Wailers album Kaya, the herb has been at the center of legal battles for sometime with many demanding full legalization while opponents rail against it as damaging to health.
News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C, Tues. April 25, 2017: First daughter and White House advisor, Ivanka Trump, is portrayed as smart, polished and oh, so sophisticated, but on Monday she clearly showed she could hardly tell the difference between NASA and Nassau, which is the capital of The Bahamas.
NEW YORK, NY, Mon. April 10, 2017: A US-based Caribbean Diaspora national is threatening to sue the prime minister of the island of Antigua & Barbuda for defamation. Attorneys for Dr. Isaac Newton, an Antigua & Barbuda-born international management consultant, political adviser and President of Paramount Communications, say Antigua & Barbuda Prime Minister, Gaston Browne, defamed their client in a March 20, 2017 press release.
News Americas, SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, Tues. April 11, 2017: A bill introduced by a Democratic State Representative in the Prairie State of Illinois has named 18 Caribbean nations as foreign tax havens and if it becomes law, would forbid a company incorporated in any of those nations from submitting a bid or entering into a contract with the state.
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. April 13, 2017: A whopping 257 Caribbean nationals are among the criminals making Interpol’s current Wanted Persons list and on the lam this Easter, News Americas Now has found. The majority are from the Dominican Republic – a massive 160. They include several who are wanted for murder and drug trafficking. Among those wanted for murder are Cristian Antonio Dicent Polanco, 39; Jhonnattan Onel Baez Guzman, 28; Daniel Emilio Frias Segura, 57, while Jose Borbon, 47 is wanted for drug trafficking.
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