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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Aug. 16, 2017: Caribbean roots lawmakers in Congress, like many of their colleagues on both sides of the aisles and millions of Americans, were Tuesday afternoon taking to Twitter to denounce erratic statements made by US President Donald Trump at a shocking impromptu press conference at Trump Towers in New York City.
News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Aug. 15, 2017: British fans are celebrating the gold and silver, respectively, won by their men and women 4×100 meters relay teams at the IAAF 2017 World Championships over the weekend, but lost in the fanfare is the fact that the Caribbean Briton Diaspora contributed to that victory through three members of the two teams.
KINGSTON, Jamaica; August 16, 2017: Legendary Jamaican athlete, Usain Bolt, has been invited to serve as a Special Ambassador for the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, in honor of The UNWTO, Government of Jamaica and World Bank Group Conference’s “Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth through Sustainable Tourism.”
News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Weds. Aug. 9, 2017: Fake news reports on Facebook, Whatsapp and YouTube of asylum in Canada is sending thousands of U.S.-based Haitians, facing potential deportation under the Donald Trump administration, fleeing to their North American neighbor.
News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Tues. Aug. 8, 2017: For another year, sexy Bajan star Rihanna made global headlines for her sizzling costume she donned for Barbados’ Grand Kadooment Monday, that marked the end of the 2017 Crop Over season.
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