Cuba commemorates the first anniversary of the death of revolutionary father Fidel Castro on Saturday as it looks ahead to the post-Castro era. Ceremonies marking the anniversary are scheduled across the Caribbean island. President Raul Castro will lead a ceremony in the southeastern city of Santiago de Cuba, where his brother's ashes are interred. Show More Summary
The storm killed eight people on Saint Martin and one person on Barbuda.
Latin America and the Caribbean are due for an ecological makeover. The World Resources Institute (WRI) says it already has the funding committed to restore some 131 million degraded lands across the region. The project has 16 investors so far. Another 19 investors are already hard and work funding the restoration of more than 24 million acres.
Discobelle premiere in the house! From our friends in grooved out/funked up/disco outfit FSQ we received this alternate and extended DJ dub version of their remix for Los Angeles producer B Bravo. The original version of the remix appears on B Bravo’s “Paradise Remixed” album (also on the “Paradise Remixed” compilation are remixes from XL […]
Today, Americans will celebrate Thanksgiving, a national holiday also observed in Canada (last month) as well as some of the Caribbean Islands and Liberia. For our readers in the UK, we’ll note that while Thanksgiving has no place in British tradition there seems to be a growing trend for let’s call it “Britsgiving”. Google reports […]
During what Marriott calls its biggest sale of the year, you can secure room rates as low as $89.00 per night for stays at participating hotel and resort properties throughout the United States, Canada, Caribbean and Latin America between... The post Marriott Cyber Sale 2017 On Now — But For Only 5 Days appeared first on The Gate.
Latin America and the Caribbean is the most violent region in the world for women, the United Nations said Wednesday, highlighting Central America and Mexico as particularly dangerous. In a report presented in Panama, UN Women and the...Show More Summary
Kenya Moore's a kid at heart... especially when she's trying to have a kid. The 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' star and her husband, Marc Daly, hit the beach in Barbados for some fun in the sun on the Caribbean island. Not sure what looks bluer…
Accelerating $2 million for emergency response, the Bridge Fund provided "first funding" for UNICEF's Eastern Caribbean Office.
Renowned as one of the last Caribbean pristine islands. Now the bulldozers are at work. World renowned seabird colonies and coral reefs. But the land is being flattened for an international airport. “We need our brothers and sisters to stand up and defend your birthright. This is our birthright. And it’s being taken away from us by a…
Netflix giveth and Netflix taketh away. In addition to announcing which new movies and TV shows will become available for streaming in December--including Bright, Fuller House, Guardians...
Nothing like going to a tropical dive spot known to be "untouched" by humans, only to find a giant plastic garbage patch stretching as far as the eye can see. The Doobie Brothers music adds a nice touch. (more…)
Two ladies talking about Disney and pop culture one movie at a time, joining the ranks of other great Rogues The post Babes of Wonderland Episode 36: Pirates of the Caribbean appeared first on Rogues Portal.
CAP-HAITIEN/PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Haiti's president on Saturday heralded the re-establishment of the country's military after 22 years, a divisive issue in the impoverished Caribbean nation which has a history of bloody coups and political instability.
Joe Parkin Daniels writes for the Guardian about an intriguing new movie: Bad Lucky Goat is the first film ever written and produced in San Andres-Providencia creole, the distinct variant of Caribbean English spoken on Providence and its larger sister island, San Andres. The movie – which tells the story of a brother and sister […]
“Pirates of the Caribbean” star Johnny Depp has officially pulled up anchor from L.A.’s Historic Core district, selling the last piece of his five-unit penthouse collection atop the Eastern Columbia Building for $1.425 million. Depp originally listed the five multi-floor penthouses within the Art...
Receive a credit of up to $150.00 at your choice of select Marriott resort properties in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean and Latin America when you stay through Monday, April 2, 2018... …but you must book your reservation in...Show More Summary
Previously: Young Ian got kidnapped, so things aren’t going great. The title card is the prow of a ship, the Artemis. The theme song now has a Caribbean feel and rhythm section. We’re not in Scotland anymore. Claire and Jamie have met up with Jamie’s cousin Jared (you know, the wine merchant?), and Jamie will be the supercargo on a trading ship. Show More Summary
Despite Australia having claimed the Ashes, both the hosts and England will have something to play for, especially in light of the World T20 in the Caribbean next year