News Americas, RALEIGH, NC, Weds. Mar. 15, 2017:Family and friends are raising money to send the body of the Honduras immigrant shockingly beheaded by her eldest son on Monday, March 6th, back for burial in her native land. Loved ones gathered on March 10th at the church 35-year-old Yesenia Machado once prayed to say adieu to the woman whose life was cut short by her 18-year-old son, Oliver Funes-Machado, in their Pilot community of Franklin County, NC, near Zebulon.
News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Mar. 17, 2017: A 43-year-old Caribbean national is on the FBI’s Most Wanted List, wanted for violent crimes. Richard Jackson also known as Kofi Touissaint, Koj Edward Touissaint, Koof Touissaint, Koof Toussaint and Kofi Toussaint was born in Trinidad and Tobago. He is wanted for his alleged involvement in the armed robbery of a restaurant in Woodbridge, New Jersey.
Hon. Prime Minister Gaston Browne has served continuously as a legislator for more than 15 years. Prior to his career in politics, he managed a banking group comprising a domestic bank, an offshore bank and a trust company. Mr. Browne has owned and operated a number of successful private businesses, while also serving on the board of several private and publicly owned corporations.
Since Jan. 1, at least 100 locations of Jewish organizations in the United States — including schools, Jewish Community Centers, and offices of the Anti-Defamation League — have received a total of 134 bomb threats. The majority have come in five of what the JCC Association of North America calls “waves” — groups of robocalls coming on a single day. So far, none of the threats have been carried out. In late November, Marna Street, a violist with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, was walking to her car after a rehearsal. Street was shocked by what she discovered: Someone had painted a swastika, about 14 inches across, on the trunk of her car.