With a look at some of the top stories making the news today, July 28th, across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida, for CNW 90 Im Jahlisa Harvey.

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Here’s a look at our top stories.

The landmark Caribbean Premier League Cricket matches will begin today in Lauderhill at the Central Broward Regional Park. After a long pause of international matches, Commissioner Dale Holness says having the games here will boost the economy in South Florida. The games are being held following the failure of the USA Cricket Association to secure an emergency injunction from the local courts. In the first match scheduled to begin at 7pm, the Guyana Amazon Warriors will face the Barbados Tridents.

A group of Venezuelans who illegally crossed the border to flee the economic crisis in their country may not be sent home from Guyana. Although officials in Guyana ordered their deportation, the Government said Venezuelans who enter the country out of desperation, should not be deported.

Sizzla Kalonji, the grammy nominated reggae artist, can now travel to the United States again after being issued a U.S visa. After being prohibited from entering the country since 2008, the musicians travel documents have been renewed. Many concert goers are speculating whether Sizzla will be performing at the Reggae on the River festival in California next month.

In Sports,

21-year-old Yona Knight-Wisdom, will be the first male diver to represent Jamaica at the Olympics. Jamaica has had only one other Olympic diver, Betsy Sullivan, in the 1972 games in Munich, Germany. The 2016 Olympic games will begin on August 5th in Rio De Janeiro.

Let’s take a look at whats trending

A non-spanish speaking South Florida teacher is suing on the grounds of discrimination after they rejected her for a job that required teaching an hour of Spanish every day. Third grade teacher, Tracy Rosner, filed a federal employment discrimination lawsuit against the Miami-Dade County School Board claiming that her race, prevented her from getting the job.

For todays weather forecast:

Partly Cloudy in Broward County with a high of 92 and a low of 78. Partly cloudy in Miami-Dade, with a high of 88 and a low of 80.

For more information on these and other stories, visit

caribbeannationalweekly.com. Remember to pick up this week’s copy of our Caribbean National Weekly at your nearest Caribbean – American outlet.

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