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Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015


Brooklyn: The third and final edition of the ‘Hudson River’ derbies was a duplicate of the first two matches in many ways: it was another eclectic atmosphere, another deliriously enthusiastic sellout crowd and a similar result — the New York Red Bulls defeated New York City FC, this time by a 2-0 margin. Comment.

Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015

Change your attitude and find success

Books: We live in microwaveable times. In a world of 140 characters and 15-second videos, it is safe to assume that millenials are simply impatient. Impatience, however, does not allow any great idea reach it’s full potential. A mixture of patience, tenacity, perseverance and a hefty dose of positivity is Bahamian descendant Renny Roker’s secret to achieving success. Comment.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

First Black president is making history

Africa: By far Egypt tops the list of African countries visited by any commander-in-chief of the United States. Senegal and South Africa lags distantly behind to take second and third-most visited African nations by any president. According to the state department, American presidents have visited only 16 of Africa’s 54 countries. Comment.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

U.S. restores full diplomatic ties with Cuba

Cuba: There is a new star in Washington, D.C. Along with 50 representing states of the union on the Stars and Stripes flag, another added to the galaxy that comprise the Caribbean and re-establishes Cuba’s severed relations with the United States. Comment.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Clarke opposes attempt to undermine public schools

Brooklyn: Brooklyn Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke voted no to a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives, which she said undermines public schools. Comment.

Sole immigrant on U.S. currency might become history

St Kitts and Nevis: Whoever said ‘silence is golden’ was not referring to talk about changing the face of a particular U.S. paper money. Comment.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Celebrate International Reggae Day July 1

Music: At the start of July, the world will be consumed by Reggae music. For 24 hours, International Reggae Day (IRD) Festival – a global media festival – will celebrate the best of Jamaica’s creativity and contributions worldwide. Comment.