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Puerto Rico braces for rain from tropical storm – Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Tropical Storm Bertha spun toward Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic early Saturday after dumping heavy rain across the eastern Caribbean and causing several power outages in the region. Continue reading →

PR News

White House Summit On Africa Lauded But Caribbean/Central American Investment Summit Urged

Share Chinese officials at Invest Caribbean Now 2014 at the Harvard Club in NYC on June 4, 2014. (Sharon Bennett image/ICN 2014) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. August 1, 2014: While saluting the White House for its second annual … Continue reading →

John Hardy Acquired by Catterton, the Leading Consumer Focused Private Equity Firm

Share John Hardy Acquired by Catterton, the Leading Consumer Focused Private Equity Firm Robert Hanson Appointed Chief Executive Officer; Damien Dernoncourt Named Chairman NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – John Hardy, a leading luxury designer jewelry brand, today announced that … Continue reading →

The Hepatitis C virus is the main cause of liver transplant in the world

Share WORLD HEPATITIS DAY, JULY 28th The Hepatitis C is a chronic illness, most commonly transmitted through blood-to-blood contact and it is 5 times more disseminated than the HIV infection. Is a silent illness considered by the World Health Organization … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Eminem Welcomes Rihanna as Lollapalooza Surprise Guest – Billboard

BillboardEminem Welcomes Rihanna as Lollapalooza Surprise GuestBillboardSix days before Eminem and Rihanna are set to combine for the first date on their co-headlining Monster duo, the superstar pair gave music fans a quick preview of the upcoming stadium shows when Em brought out Rihanna as a surprise guest during his ...Eminem Brings Out Rihanna For Lollapalooza Festival PerformanceVibeWatch: Rihanna joins Eminem at Lollapalooza, performs "Stan"Consequence of SoundCheck Out Rihanna And Eminem Previewing The Monster Tour At LollapaloozaMTV.comall 4 news articles » Continue reading →

Business

Spirit of distiller stays with retiring executive – Herald Scotland

Herald ScotlandSpirit of distiller stays with retiring executiveHerald ScotlandCrucial to this transformation was Edrington's £601 million acquisition in 1999 of then stock market-listed Highland Distillers. Mr Hunter, who appears fairly laid-back, recalls the major and ... Mr Hunter notes this amounts to about £1.7 million a ... Continue reading →

Sports

Three players in Mexico called up for USMNT’s U-23 training camp – Soccerly

Three players in Mexico called up for USMNT's U-23 training campSoccerlyUS Soccer has called up an 18 man squad for a 5 day training camp in the Bahamas were they will also play a friendly match against the senior team of the Caribbean nation. The training camp is an on going effort from US Soccer to properly prepare for ... Continue reading →

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White House Summit On Africa Lauded But Caribbean/Central American Investment Summit Urged

Share Tweet Chinese officials at Invest Caribbean Now 2014 at the Harvard Club in NYC on June 4, 2014. (Sharon Bennett image/ICN 2014) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. August 1, 2014: While saluting the White House for its second … Continue reading

Another Trinidad Minister Resigns

Share Tweet Former Trinidad & Tobago Sports Minister Anil Roberts News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 1, 2014: A third minister in the Kamla Persad Bissessar administration in Trinidad & Tobago has resigned amid scandal. Persad Bissessar Thursday said … Continue reading

Migrant Smuggling Lands Three Mexicans In Jail

Share Tweet News Americas, HOUSTON, TX, Fri. Aug. 1, 2014: Three of the five Mexican men arrested in connection with the March discovery of more than 100 undocumented aliens in an area stash house have been ordered to federal prison. … Continue reading

Counterfeit Bills Found In ‘Handycrafts Pictures’ From Ecuador

Share Tweet News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y., Fri. Aug. 1, 2014: U.S. security officials want to know who is behind the shipment of some 2,105 counterfeit US$100 bills shipped from Ecuador during a two-day period as “Handycrafts Pictures.” U.S. Customs and … Continue reading

John Hardy Acquired by Catterton, the Leading Consumer Focused Private Equity Firm

Share Tweet John Hardy Craftsman (PRNewsFoto/John Hardy) NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – John Hardy, a leading luxury designer jewelry brand, today announced that it has been acquired by Catterton, the leading consumer-focused private equity firm.  Terms of the transaction … Continue reading

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