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Elgin police to recruit in Puerto Rico, 13 states outside Illinois – Chicago Daily Herald

Elgin police to recruit in Puerto Rico, 13 states outside IllinoisChicago Daily HeraldThe Elgin Police Department is sending a team to Puerto Rico to recruit officer candidates while also expanding its testing to 13 states outside Illinois, officials s... Continue reading →

PR News

Major Trinidad and Tobago Investment Conference For New York

Share CaribPR Wire, Mon. Sept. 15, 2014: Why do multinational companies choose Trinidad and Tobago?; What is Trinidad and Tobago doing to attract FDI outside of a thriving energy sector?; What is the future of US / Trinidad and Tobago … Continue reading →

Major Trinidad and Tobago Investment Conference For New York

Share CaribPR Wire, Mon. Sept. 15, 2014: Why do multinational companies choose Trinidad and Tobago?; What is Trinidad and Tobago doing to attract FDI outside of a thriving energy sector?; What is the future of US / Trinidad and Tobago … Continue reading →

Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Share RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global Reinsurance (Markel Re), Markel Corporation’s reinsurance operating division. In addition, John … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Africa jazzes up Bavarian fashion for Oktoberfest

Share Tweet Two West African sisters are staging a revolution in traditional Bavarian fashion, with production in high gear ahead of Munich’s Oktoberfest beer party whose 181st edition opens Saturday. Email this page Share Tweet

Business

Puerto Rico’s Main Barrier for Caribbean Trade and Exports Is Logistics – Latin American Herald Tribune

Puerto Rico's Main Barrier for Caribbean Trade and Exports Is LogisticsLatin American Herald TribuneSAN JUAN – The main challenge for Puerto Rican businesses looking to export products to other Caribbean islands is transportation logistics, Puerto Rico Trade and Export Company Promoexport division director Dayanira Diaz Luque told Efe on Thursday.and more » Continue reading →

Sports

Burl targets Zim cricket return – NewsDay

Burl targets Zim cricket returnNewsDayFORMER Zimbabwe Under-19 cricket team player Ryan Burl, widely regarded as one the country's most promising young prospects, has set his sights on a successful cricket career after recently quitting university in the United Kingdom to pursue his dream. Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Hundreds Of Millions Worth Of Cocaine Seized In Caribbean Sea

Share Tweet A U.S. Coast Guardsman offloads cocaine at Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, FL on Sept. 18, 2014. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, MIAMI BEACH, FL, Fri. Sept. 19, 2014: Approximately US$173 million worth of cocaine has been … Continue reading

Chikungunya Death Toll In The Caribbean Passes 100 Mark

Share Tweet Chikungunya has been dubbed the ‘bend up’ disease. (PAHO image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Sept. 17, 2014: The death toll from the mosquito-borne viral disease Chikungunya continues to rise in the Caribbean, now passing the 100 … Continue reading

Puerto Rican Jailed For Child Porn

Share Tweet News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Weds. Sept. 17, 2014: A 26-year-old man Puerto Rico will spend the next 15 years in prison followed by 10 years of supervised released, for production of child porn. Pedro Luis Baez-Torres, … Continue reading

Cocaine Inside Computer Bag At JFK

Share Tweet The seized laptop bag with the cocaine. (US CBP image) News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y., Mon. Sept. 15, 2014: Over three pounds of cocaine with an approximate street value of  US$55,000 was recently founded in the computer bag of … Continue reading

Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Share Tweet RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global Reinsurance (Markel Re), Markel Corporation’s reinsurance operating division. In addition, … Continue reading

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