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Holding On To Faith Amid Tragedy

Share Tweet Rebecca Ramnarine By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. May 6, 2014: A Guyanese-born, Queens-based couple is holding on to faith to sustain them as they grapple with the horrific death of their 9-year-old daughter and news that the man who allegedly was behind the wheel of the car that took her life did not have ...

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Former Chief-Of-Staff To George Pataki Has His Eyes On AG Spot

Share Tweet John Cahill News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 6, 2014: He was one the Secretary and Chief of Staff to New York Governor George E. Pataki and Development Chief of Lower Manhattan. Now John Cahill wants the post of New York State Attorney General. Cahill is set to make his formal announcement this coming weekend, days ahead ...

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One Million TT Dollar Reward Offered For Info. On Murder Of Former Senator

Share Tweet Murdered minutes from home! – Dana Seetahal, senior counsel and former independent senator of Trinidad & Tobago. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Mon. May 5, 2014: A one million Trinidad and Tobago dollar reward or just over US$150,000 has been announced for information on the killers of senior counsel and former independent senator Dana Seetahal. Seetahal was shot to ...

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OAS Secretary General Congratulates New President Of Panama

Share Tweet Juan Carlos Varela is the new President-elect of Panama. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Mon. May 5, 2014: The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, last night congratulated the next President of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela, after he was declared the winner by the Electoral Tribunal of the presidential elections that took place ...

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Vice President Joe Biden Chows Down On Jamaican Food

Share Tweet Vice President Biden at the Island Restaurant on Sat. May 3, 2014. Inset is the sample plate which Biden had. He also took time to pose for pics with his lunch partners. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Sat. May. 3, 2014: U.S. Vice President Joe Biden today chowed down on some real Jamaican food after delivering a commencement address ...

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Former Trinidad President/Prime Minister To Be Laid To Rest Today

Share Tweet Former President and Prime Minister, A.N.R. Robinson’s coffin was draped in the national flag and displayed at the Chamber where visitors passed by to pay respects and say farewell. News Americas, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Sat. May 3, 2014: The only man to serve as both President and Prime Minister of the twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago is set ...

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US DEA Seeks Over Three Dozen Latin America, Caribbean Drug Dealers

Share Tweet US DEA listed Caribbean wanted drug dealers. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. May 2, 2014: The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is chasing over three dozen Latin and Caribbean-born drug dealers and need your help to find them. One woman and 41 men are listed as the Most Wanted Caribbean fugitives by the DEA’s Caribbean ...

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Caribbean, Latin American Gang Members Among Hundreds Nabbed

Share Tweet News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. May 2, 2014: Several South and Central Americans and Caribbean-born gang members and associates living in the United States has been arrested in a month. That’s the word from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas Winkowski. The Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) unit has arrested more than 600 ...

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Tribute To The Ancestors Turns 25

Share Tweet   Guyanese Master Drummer Menes De Griot, r, pouring libation at last year’s Tribute to the Ancestors ceremony in Coney Island, Brookyln. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. May 2, 2014: The annual tribute in remembrance of the millions of Africans who died during the Middle Passage, enters its 25th year this weekend in Brooklyn, NY, home to thousands of ...

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Walden University Offers Millions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Tuition Assistance

Share Tweet MINNEAPOLIS, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its continuing commitment to make higher education accessible and affordable, Walden University is offering millions of dollars in tuition assistance in 2014 for online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees across all programs through scholarships, grants and other tuition savings. photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110920/MM71012-b “Our tuition savings opportunities, grants and scholarships are an ...

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