- Billy McFarland tried to drive up his six-figure offer from Hulu to appear in Fyre Festival film
Fyre, which aired on Netflix, managed to obtain more footage of the chaos in the Bahamas, which Fyre Fraud on Hulu had the man responsible for that chaos - Billy McFarland.
Daily Mail. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:55:12 GMT.
- GoFundMe campaign raises over $100,000 to repay Caribbean caterer not paid by Fyre Festival
She said she had a good faith agreement with the founder of Fyre Fest, who was sentenced to prison last year
Clark Mindock. The Independent. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 22:51:48 +0000.
- Plenty of Fish in the Pond at Golden Euro Casino
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Business Wire. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:26:00 UTC.
- Unpaid Fyre Fest caterer in Bahamas gets over $90,000 in donations after doc profiles scam
A GoFundMe campaign to help an unpaid caterer in the Bahamas who says she fed thousands of unhappy people during the fizzled Fyre Fest music festival in 2017 has received thousands of dollars in donations.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 14:51:18 EST.
- Judge Jeanine Pirro: Nancy Pelosi, you're a shutdown hypocrite -- Stop playing games and negotiate
Your buddies vacation with lobbyists in Puerto Rico during the shutdow, and you plan a jaunt to Europe while federal employees are trying to save every dollar.
Jeanine Pirro. Fox News. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 18:05:53 GMT.
- Big Ideas Are Blossoming in Puerto Rico
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By Jean Case, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 19 Jan 2019 13:44:00 -0500.
- Family tragedy puts golf in perspective for Puerto Rico's Max Alverio
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Ryan Herrington. Golf Digest. Sat, 19 Jan 2019 15:07:24 +0000.
- REALSearch.com Warns There Are Only Days Left Until the 1099 Filing Deadline
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PR Newswire. Sat, 19 Jan 2019 03:00:00 +0000.
- WATCH: Presidential candidate Julian Castro on his 2020 campaign
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ABC News. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:43:31 -0500.
- Man makes terrifying jump from 11th story cruise ship balcony
Royal Caribbean has banned a group of thrill seekers after one of the men
Yahoo. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:08:39 -0500.
- Diaz-Balart says Trump could be convinced to expand TPS to Venezuela
The Trump administration has spent the past two years rolling back Temporary Protected Status for Haitians, Nicaraguans and Salvadorans amid a larger push to curtail immigration, but Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart … Click to Continue »
By Alex Daugherty Adaugherty@mcclatchydc.com. McClatchy. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:27:54 EST.
- Royal Caribbean (RCL) Q4 Earnings: Solid Booking Holds Key
Royal Caribbean's (RCL) fourth-quarter 2018 results are likely to be driven by higher passenger ticket as well as onboard and other revenues.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:04:00 GMT.
- Judge hears major Puerto Rico debt restructuring case
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Dozens of protesters crowded outside a federal courthouse in Puerto Rico on Wednesday as a judge prepared to hear a major debt restructuring case that critics say will only further indebt the U.S. ...
Danica Coto. Washington Times. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 06:16:29 -0500.
- Federal Board Says $6 Billion of Puerto Rico's Debt Invalid
The Financial Oversight & Management Board for Puerto Rico has asked a court to invalidate over $6 billion of Puerto Rico's federal debt after finding it was issued in "clear violation" of the territory's constitution.
Newsmax. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:29:48 EDT.
- Delegation to Puerto Rico spars with Trump over timing of trip
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The largest-ever delegation of lawmakers to visit a U.S. territory found itself in an exchange of words with President Trump for leaving Washington during a partial government shutdown.
Rafael Bernal. The Hill. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:11:09 +0000.
- UPDATE 2-Liberty Latin America in bid to acquire Millicom
Liberty Latin America Ltd, a wireless and cable operator in South America and the Caribbean, has approached peer Millicom International Cellular SA with an acquisition offer, Millicom said on Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:42:52 -0500.
- Witnesses: Haiti Nov. Massacre Carried Out by Men in Police Garb
When a police truck carrying men in uniform pulled into an impoverished neighborhood in the Haitian capital, residents thought it was an official operation. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:30:08 -0500.
- A Wave of Violent Daytime Killings Has Puerto Rico on Edge
The killing of Kevin Fret, a gay musician with a huge social media following, is only the latest in a series of brazen murders that have plagued Puerto Rico.
Alejandra Rosa and Frances Robles. New York Times. Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:10:21 GMT.
- Is Haiti better prepared for disasters, 9 years on from the 2010 earthquake?
Half a capital city destroyed, 220,000 reported dead and 1 million residents displaced. This was the toll of the 2010 Haiti earthquake, which struck on 12 January, 9 years ago.
UN News Centre. Sat, 12 Jan 2019 11:25:18 -0500.
- Hamilton star reprises role to raise funds for Puerto Rico
Lin-Manuel Miranda is reprising his lead role in the hit musical Hamilton to start a two-week run in Puerto Rico expected to raise thousands of dollars for artists and cultural groups struggling in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
Irish Independent. Fri, 11 Jan 2019 21:58:31 +0000.
The Caribbean Sea islands consist of the Greater Antilles in the north
and the Lesser Antilles to the east, as well as The Bahamas (which are
actually in the Atlantic Ocean). The Greater Antilles nations
include Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic. The
Lesser Antilles nations include Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica,
and Grenada as well as Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent
and the Grenadines, and Trinidad and Tobago.
Browse the government websites for in-depth news and information about
selected Caribbean island nations.
The State of Antigua and Barbuda's
capital city is St Johns, and its currency is the
East Caribbean Dollar. English is the primary language
used on these islands, and in 2007, the estimated population
of Antigua and Barbuda was 69,000.
The Commonwealth of The Bahamas'
capital city is Nassau, and its national currency
is the Bahamian Dollar. English is the primary language
used in The Bahamas, and in 2007, the island nation's
estimated population was 306,000.
Barbados' capital city
is Bridgetown, and its national currency is
the Barbadian Dollar. English is widely used in Barbados, and
in 2007, the island's estimated population was 281,000.
The Republic of Cuba's capital city is Havana, and its national currency
is the Cuban Peso. The official language of Cuba is Spanish,
and the country's estimated population in 2007 was 11,394,000.
The Commonwealth of Dominica's capital city is Roseau, and its currency
is the East Caribbean Dollar. English and French are the primary
languages spoken in Dominica, and in 2007, the island's estimated
population was 72,000.
The Dominican Republic's capital city is Santo Domingo,
and its national currency is the Dominican Republic Peso.
Spanish is the primary language of the Dominican Republic,
and the nation's estimated population in 2007 was 9,366,000.
Grenada's capital city is St George's,
and its currency is the East Caribbean Dollar.
The official language of Grenada is English, and in 2007, the country's
estimated population was 90,000.
The Republic of Haiti's capital city is Port-au-Prince,
and its national currency is the Gourde. French and Creole are
spoken in Haiti, and in 2007, the nation's estimated population
Jamaica's capital city is Kingston,
and its national currency is the Jamaican Dollar. The country's
official language is English, and its estimated population in 2007
The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis'
capital city is Basseterre, and its currency is the
East Caribbean Dollar. The primary language used
in Saint Kitts and Nevis is English, and in 2007, the islands'
estimated population was 39,000.
Saint Lucia's capital city
is Castries, and its currency is the East Caribbean Dollar.
English is the primary language used in Saint Lucia, and its 2007
population was estimated at 171,000.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines'
capital city is Kingstown, and its currency is the
East Caribbean Dollar. English is widely used on these islands,
and the country's population in 2007 was estimated at 118,000.
The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago's
capital city is Port of Spain, and its national currency is the Trinidad
and Tobago Dollar. English is the primary language of these
islands, whose estimated population in 2007 was 1,057,000.