Puerto Rico declares health emergency over Zika virus
Antigua Observer

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Feb. 7, CMC – The Governor of Puerto Rico has declared a public health emergency due to the presence of the Zika virus across the island.

Jamaica's Hyatt, Watson progress in ITTF Latin American Championships
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica's Michael Hyatt and Kane Watson are on the verge of securing spots among the last 32 in Men's Singles action at the ITTF Latin American Championships in Puerto Rico.

US agents in San Juan nab US$500,000+ headed to Dominican Rep.
Dominican Today

San Juan, Puerto Rico — U.S. Customs and Border Protection

New Coast Guard Cutter Will Patrol Caribbean
St John Source

The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier was commissioned into service Friday afternoon during a ceremony at U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico. read more

New Coast Guard Cutter Will Patrol Caribbean
St Thomas Source

The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier was commissioned into service Friday afternoon during a ceremony at U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico. read more

New Coast Guard Cutter Will Patrol Caribbean
St Croix Source

The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier was commissioned into service Friday afternoon during a ceremony at U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico. read more

Winair adds destinations
Today SXM

 St. Maarten News (Picture by Richard Hazel)– Winair has added three destinations to its winter schedule – Antigua, Canefield Dominica and Puerto Rico. The company has also added more flights to the...

Health Ministry renews ZIKV warning
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Health Minister Horace Dalley today reported that 19 countries have reported infections with the Zika virus so far. They include Barbados, Guyana, Martinique, Suriname, Puerto Rico, Panama and...

Health warning on Zika virus
Royal Gazette

Health experts remain on alert for the mosquito-borne illness Zika virus, but say Bermuda has still received no reported cases. Outbreaks of the disease, which results in fever, rash and joint pains, have taken in place...

Toddler reportedly poisoned by beads on necklace bought in Jamaica
Montserrat Reporter

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan. 17, CMC – A woman from Louisiana in the United States says her two year old daughter is recovering from a near fatal poisoning after swallowing beads from a necklace bought from a vendor...

US girl reportedly poisoned by beads on necklace bought in Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (CMC) – A woman from Louisiana in the United States says her two year old daughter is recovering from a near fatal poisoning after swallowing beads from a necklace bought from a vendor in...

Zika detected in Haiti, Dominican Republic not affected yet
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.– The local transmission of Zika virus has now been found in 15 Western Hemisphere countries and territories, including Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Guyana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Panama,...

US Supreme Court weighs Puerto Rico sovereignty
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) – How much sovereignty does the island of Puerto Rico possess? The US Supreme Court on Wednesday took up that question, a crucial one for a Caribbean territory torn between its ties to...

Beaches closed as 7-foot waves pound Dominican north coast
Dominican Today

Puerto Plata, Dominican

Assured CEO Replies To Puerto Rico Governor
Bernews

In response to Puerto Rico Governor Garcia Padilla’s statement reported on Friday, January 8 that there is no legal framework to address Puerto...

GBBC Brazilian Invasion…Kwesi ‘Lightening Struck Assassin’ Jones resumes career against Puerto Rican
Kaieteur News

By Michael Benjamin Approximately three years ago, on February 23, 2013, Kwesi ‘Lightening Struck Assassin’ Jones gathered the nerve to fight Barbadian powerhouse, Shawn Cox in an eight rounds non title...

Public statement by CMO on Zika Virus threat to Dominica
Dominica News Online

1. Background Zika has been identified in several countries in Central and South America including Venezuela, Mexico and Panama More recently in Suriname, Puerto Rico and Martinique. Zika was first isolated in 1947 in the...

Assured Files Suit To Stop Puerto Rico Clawback
Bernews

Bond insurance subsidiaries of Assured Guaranty Ltd. [together with its subsidiaries, Assured Guaranty] have filed suit challenging the...

P.R. Reports First Case of Zika Virus in Region
St John Source

Puerto Rico reported its first case of a mosquito-borne disease that was recently introduced to the Americas and is possibly linked to a birth defect that causes newborns to have abnormally small heads.  read more

P.R. Reports First Case of Zika Virus in Region
St Thomas Source

Puerto Rico reported its first case of a mosquito-borne disease that was recently introduced to the Americas and is possibly linked to a birth defect that causes newborns to have abnormally small heads.  read more

P.R. Reports First Case of Zika Virus in Region
St Croix Source

Puerto Rico reported its first case of a mosquito-borne disease that was recently introduced to the Americas and is possibly linked to a birth defect that causes newborns to have abnormally small heads.  read more

US customs officials warn C’bean migrants about travel at sea
Jamaica Observer

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico (CMC) – United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials have issued a strong warning to Caribbean migrants who take to the sea in an effort to reach the US, saying that the venture...

Puerto Rico avoids loan default by dipping into cash reserves
Antigua Observer

Puerto Rico will skirt a catastrophic default on the vast majority of more than $1 billion in bond payments due in early January, an outcome that required island officials to raid cash set aside to pay other debts.

Fred Hintz Dies at 83
St Thomas Source

Frederic Hintz, former president of St. Thomas Dairies, died peacefully at his home in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Friday. He was 83 years old. read more

Joseph relishes playing in the Spanish league
Kaieteur News

Credits US Embassy President of the Georgetown Dominoes Association (GDA) Faye Joseph told Kaieteur Sport that playing in the Spanish league which concluded recently in Puerto Rico was a learning experience for the...

Conference on Climate Change in the Caribbean Under Way in Puerto Rico
St John Source

A conference on Climate Change in the Caribbean this week in San Juan is being hosted by the V.I. government, the Puerto Rico government, the EPA, NOAA, the U.S. Forest Service and Interior. read more

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