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Cuban ERA leader Yasmany Hernandez has defected – NBCSports.com


Cuban ERA leader Yasmany Hernandez has defected
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Hernandez led Cuba's Serie Nacional with a 1.66 ERA in 19 starts during the 2013-2014 season, but he struck out just 67 batters in 114 innings and Ben Badler of Baseball America doesn't expect there to be heavy interest in him stateside. More from ...


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Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Share RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global Reinsurance (Markel Re), Markel Corporation’s reinsurance operating division. In addition, John … Continue reading

Jamaica’s Virtuoso Monty Alexander Is The Star In Jazz Around the West Indies

Share Monty Alexander’s will ‘star’ in “Jazz around the West Indies” at the Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola in New York City from Sept 17-21, 2014. CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. September 8, 2014: From Grammy nominee to Commander in … Continue reading

Target Cruise Executives and Tourism Stakeholders at the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Share PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The 2014 FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise and tourism conference and trade show in the Caribbean, will let delegates and exhibitors target about 1,000 cruise tourism stakeholders … Continue reading

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US Reggae promoter Doctor Dread turns to Jamaican jerk seasoning – Jamaica Observer

US Reggae promoter Doctor Dread turns to Jamaican jerk seasoning
Jamaica Observer
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- When major record labels shunned reggae music, small, independent companies were always around to pick up the slack. Among the best known of these 'indies' was RAS Records. It had offices in Washington DC and was run by ...

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Samsung accuses LG of damaging goods

A bizarre spat has broken out between South Korean manufacturing giants Samsung and LG, with Samsung accusing its rival of damaging goods in German stores. Continue reading

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President Karzai hosts ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 trophy in Kabul – International Cricket Council

Khaama PressPresident Karzai hosts ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 trophy in KabulInternational Cricket CouncilThe trophy then made an appearance in a reception hosted by the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) and Australian Embassy, which was also attended by... Continue reading

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Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Share Tweet RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global Reinsurance (Markel Re), Markel Corporation’s reinsurance operating division. In addition, … Continue reading

WANTED! – On 13th Anniversary Of 9/11, A Man Carrying a Caribbean Passport Remains on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terror List

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Sept. 11, 2014: It’s been exactly 13 years to the day since terrorists crashed two airliners into the World Trade Center twin towers in New York City, killing almost 3,000, including several … Continue reading

A Win & A Loss For Two Caribbean-American Lawmakers

Share Tweet New York State Senator John Sampson of Brooklyn, NY. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Weds. Sept. 10, 2014: Guyanese-American New York State Senator John Sampson last night declared victory in Tuesday’s Democratic Primary challenge despite federal embezzlement charges but … Continue reading

Legal Woes But NY Caribbean American State Senators In Election Race Today

Share Tweet Senators John Sampson, l, and Malcolm Smith, r. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. Sept. 9, 2014: Both are facing legal woes but two New York-born, Caribbean-American state senators are looking past that and ahead, to maintaining their political … Continue reading

Jewish Real Estate Developer And Wife Killed In Crash Off Jamaica Coast

Share Tweet News Americas, PORT ANTONIO, Jamaica, Fri. Sept. 5, 2014: Jewish real estate developer and Rochester resident Larry Glazer and his wife Jane Glazer, are declared dead after the small private plane in which they were travelling crashed off … Continue reading

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