Tag: CNN

TRAVELOG

Jamaica Makes CNN’s Top Travel Destination List

Jamaica continues to pack its punch as a mecca in the travel industry. It was named recently as one of CNN’s top 20 best places to travel for 2020. Apart from Dominica, Jamaica was the only other Caribbean country to make the destination list. CNN’s Travel reporter Katia Hetter “big up” Jamaica for its natural beauty, culture, and rich tourism […]

POLITICS

President Trump Spars With CNN’s Jim Acosta

It’s not often a reporter gets to become the news but not so with Jim Acosta, CNN’s chief White House correspondent. Acosta covers the Trump administration and previously covered the Obama administration from the White House and around the world. He regularly covers presidential press conferences, visits by heads of states, and issues impacting the Executive Branch of the federal […]

NEWS

Jim Acosta — President Trump Seeking To Change The Newscycle

CNN’s Jim Acosta, the reporter who forced the Trump’s administration to return his press pass, is taking a dim view of the announcement by the President in the naming of budget director Mick Mulvaney as his “acting chief of staff.” The news came after days of bad press for the President. Speaking on a CNN’s newscast, Acosta posited the view […]

NEWS

Judge Forces White House To Give Back Pass To CNN’s Reporter

A federal judge has ordered the Trump Administration to return immediately White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly, an appointee of President Donald Trump, made his decision at a hearing recently. The White House said it would comply but planned to develop “rules” for orderly press conferences. The White House revoked Acosta’s credentials last […]

NEWS

Jamaica Lands Third Place As The “Coolest” Country On Earth — CNN Travels

In any national ceremonial event, Jamaicans mark the occasion with the singing of the national anthem accordingly: Eternal Father bless our land, Guard us with Thy Mighty Hand, Keep us free from evil powers, Be our light through countless hours. To our Leaders, Great Defender, Grant true wisdom from above. Justice, Truth be ours forever, Jamaica, Land we love. Jamaica, […]

Health HEALTH/FOOD

How To Make Jamaica’s National Dish

How to make Jamaica’s national dish – ackee and saltfish Ackee and saltfish is Jamaica’s national dish. It’s full of flavor, delicious, tasty and so versatile you can eat it for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Ingredients: Serves 4 1 Can of ackee, drained or 1 dozen fresh ackees 1/2 lb saltfish 3 tablespoons oil 1 medium onions, sliced 1 sprig […]

Health HEALTH/FOOD

Anthony Bourdain Nyam Jamaica

Photo credit: Peabody Awards CNN’s world-renowned chef, best-selling author, and Emmy-winning television personality, Anthony Bourdain, featured Jamaica on his program dubbed ‘Parts Unknown” last Sunday. And this made the one hour program the talk among the diaspora as people reflect on the Jamaica of the past and the present. Bourdain’s food trek included stops in Port Antonio, Portland; Winnifred Beach […]

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TV Ratings Count

Yes, TV ratings matter and Fox News Channel certainly made it count during the coverage of the midterm elections. It was the most-watched network — on broadcast and on cable. The network outfoxed CNN and MSNBC in both total viewers and within the 25-54 age group demographics, combined during primetime hours. That said, all the cable networks took a shellacking […]