Caribbean News

Anguilla Now Considers U.S. Born Banker Gavin Scott Hapgood A Fugitive

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDS. Nov. 13, 2019: Anguilla’s Attorney General Dwight D. Horsford yesterday said it now considers the US-born banker accused of killing a hotel worker on the island, “a fugitive,” after he skipped a court appearance on the British Caribbean island territory on Monday. AG Horsford  said a bench warrant will now be sought from the ...

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Mexico-Born, L.A. Archbishop Gomez Makes History

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 13, 2019, LOS ANGELES TIMES: Mexico-born, Los Angeles Archbishop José Gomez, the highest-ranking Latino in the U.S. Catholic Church, has been elected president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, marking the first time that a Latino bishop has held the position. Gomez’s election, which kicked off the second day of the bishops’ ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Antigua

Happy Hump Day from the Eastern Caribbean island of Antigua and Barbuda, known for rainforests, resorts and reef-lined beaches. Who won’t want to live here and wake up to this view daily? The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Antigua appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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Parkland announces internal appointment of Darren Smart to Interim Chief Financial Officer

News Americas, CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 12, 2019: Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”, “we”, the “Company”, or “our”) (TSX:PKI) announced that Darren Smart has assumed the role of Interim Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) in addition to his current role as Parkland’s Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development. As previously announced, Mike McMillan, who has served as the company’s CFO since 2015 ...

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Anguilla Group Slams US National For Skipping Court Date In Manslaughter Case

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, TUES. Nov. 12, 2019: A local Anguilla group on Monday evening slammed US-born,Connecticut-banker, Gavin Scott Hapgood, for skipping his Nov. 11th court date on the British Caribbean island on Monday. “Hapgood just told the court system and all of Anguilla ‘Shut the Fuck Up,’ Unity for Justice, which states it is “a group of individuals ...

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Bolivia’s Evo Morales Tweets He Is Leaving For Mexico

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Nov. 11, 2019: Bolivian leader Evo Morales last night tweeted he was leaving for Mexico, a day after announcing his resignation and saying he will call fresh elections. Mexico granted asylum to the veteran socialist Monday. “Sisters and brothers, I leave for Mexico, grateful for the detachment of the government of that brother town ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Montserrat

Happy Travel Tuesday from Woodlands beach on the British Caribbean island of Montserrat, part of the Lesser Antilles chain. The north of the island is largely unaffected by the Soufrière Hills volcano that erupted in the 1990s, and has black-sand beaches, coral reefs, cliffs and shoreline caves. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Montserrat appeared first on ...

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Top 5 Things You Can Purchase With Bitcoin

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Nov. 11, 2019: By now, everyone will have heard of Bitcoin. It’s the world’s leading cryptocurrency and often makes the news or trends on social media. As a digital currency, Bitcoin can be used to buy goods and services in the online world. This has become increasingly widespread with millions of consumers all over ...

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This Connecticut Man Is Back In Court On Anguilla Today

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Nov. 11, 2019: A US-born, Connecticut man will be back in court in Anguilla today to face a manslaughter charge. Scott Hapgood is charged with the death of hotel worker Kenny Mitchel. Hapgood has said Mitchel came to his family’s hotel room back in April saying he needed to fix a sink. Once inside, ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Anguilla

Happy Monday from the British Overseas Territory in the Eastern Caribbean – Anguilla, home to long sandy stretches of white sand beaches like Rendezvous Bay and also home today to the trial of US national Scott Hapgood who faces a manslaughter charge in the death of 27-year-old hotel worker, Kenny Mitchel. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – ...

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