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South Korea court frees Korean Air “nut rage” executive

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean court Friday suspended the prison term of the former Korean Air executive whose onboard “nut rage” tantrum delayed a flight last year, immediately ending her incarceration. Cho Hyun-ah, who is the daughter … Continue reading

PR News

Markel announces Cathryn Curia’s retirement

Share RICHMOND, Va., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Cathryn Curia, Managing Director, North American Property Reinsurance, is retiring effective August 1, 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73238 “Cathryn’s underwriting and leadership contributions have been invaluable to the growth … Continue reading →

Markel announces Cathryn Curia’s retirement

Share RICHMOND, Va., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Cathryn Curia, Managing Director, North American Property Reinsurance, is retiring effective August 1, 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73238 “Cathryn’s underwriting and leadership contributions have been invaluable to the growth … Continue reading →

Johnson & Johnson Expands IP Policy to Create Broad Access in 128 Countries for Development of New and Optimized HIV Medicine Formulations for Children Living with HIV

Share – Expanded Policy will Increase Access for Darunavir Pediatric Formulations in 128 Resource-Limited Countries – Trinidad and Tobago, Antigua, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados and Jamaica are some of the countries that would benefit with this policy PANAMA CITY, May 14, … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Bob Marley Lives On The Billboard Charts

Share Tweet ‘Easy Skanking In Boston 78,’ by Bob Marley And The Wailers News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 22, 2015: The late, great reggae singer, Robert Nesta Marley has been dead for 34 years but he continues to … Continue reading →

Business

Caribbean Region Could Again See Growth This Year

Share Tweet Caribbean governments – it is tourism that is fueling economic growth in the region. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 22, 2015: Economic growth across the Caribbean is expected to continue, accelerating from 1.5 percent in 2014 … Continue reading →

Sports

Top Jamaican Stars For Ostrava Golden Spike

Share Tweet Usain Bolt is set for Ostrava on May 26th. News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. May 22, 2015: The world’s fastest man and the world’s former fastest man, both Jamaicans, are set to compete at the Golden Spike in … Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Dominican Fugitive Nabbed & Facing Deportation

Share Tweet News Americas, BOSTON, MA, Fri. May 22, 2015: A 26-year-old Dominican Republic man is facing deportation back to his homeland to answer murder charges after being nabbed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations … Continue reading

School Bus Owners Indicted for Bid-Rigging In Puerto Rico

Share Tweet Puerto Rico Courthouse News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Fri. May 22, 2015: Five Puerto Rico nationals are each facing a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine after a federal grand jury in … Continue reading

Guyanese Sought In Quadruple D.C. Murder

Share Tweet Daron Dylon Wint, the Guyana- born murder suspect in the D.C. quadruple homicide. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. May 22, 2015: A manhunt is on for a Guyanese immigrant who is believed to have committed a horrific quadruple murder … Continue reading

US To Spotlight On Rights Of Jamaica Gays

Share Tweet With U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry looking on, Randy Berry, the first-ever Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Persons, delivers remarks at a welcome reception in Special Envoy Berry’s honor at the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

US To Spotlight On Rights Of Jamaica Gays

Share Tweet With U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry looking on, Randy Berry, the first-ever Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Persons, delivers remarks at a welcome reception in Special Envoy Berry’s honor at the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

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