Caribbean News

This Caribbean Immigrant Kicked Coronavirus’ Ass

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. April 2, 2020: A Caribbean-born immigrant in New York fought off thecoronavirus and has returned to his work as a respiratory therapist in Brooklyn. The New York Post reports Jamaican Raeburn Fairweather, 47, battled COVID-19 for two weeks in his Canarsie rowhouse, after he contracted the disease while working ...

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There Are Now Over 2,500 Coronavirus Cases In The Caribbean

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. April 2, 2020: The number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus continues to increase across the entire Caribbean with the Dutch territory of Sint Eustatius reporting its first two cases Wednesday. As of press time last night, a News Americas analysis showed the Caribbean region now has 2,561 ...

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The Gambling Age Around The World

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. April 1, 2020: The gambling age describes the minimum age you must be before you a permitted to gamble for real money. It varies somewhat depending on the country or region you’re in. For instance, the gambling age in a United Kingdom casino may not be the same as ...

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This Caribbean Country Alone Now Has Over 1,100 Coronavirus Cases

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. April 1, 2020: One Caribbean country alone now accounts for over 1,100 of the total number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in the region. As of last night, the region past 2,000 cases, topping out at press time at 2,164. The Dominican Republic accounted for 1,100 of ...

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Cuba’s Santeria Seek Protection From Coronavirus

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Sarah Marsh HAVANA, Cuba, Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The family of Emilia Montoya, 79, sacrificed four white doves and two roosters, chanted in the African language Yoruba and pounded a wooden staff rhythmically on the floor in a ceremony to protect Montoya from coronavirus. The small gathering in her Havana home appealed ...

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The US Does An About Turn On Venezuela

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Tuesday offered to begin lifting Venezuela sanctions if the opposition and members of President Nicolas Maduro’s Socialist Party form an interim government without him, marking a shift in a U.S. policy that has failed to end his grip on power. ...

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The Ashes – Cricket’s Oldest Rivalry

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Mar. 31, 2020: Today as many remain at home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we take cricket fans back to cricket’s oldest rivalry. The Ashes is a two-nation test series between England and Australia. However, this test series between England and Australia is not always known as The Ashes. ...

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Over 5 Dozen People Have Now Died From COVID-19 In The Caribbean

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. March 31, 2020: Over 5 dozen people have now died from the new coronavirus in the Caribbean. As of last night, the death toll from COVID-19 cases totaled 61, according to a News Americas analysis as the number of total cases across the region reached 1,683. The Dominican Republic ...

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