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Caribbean Premier Of International Film To Give `Insider Information On Success`

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 29, 2009: Young and budding entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to hear secrets from `rebel millionaires at the cutting edge of every industry` when Dog Does Tricks production screens the Y.E.S. (Youth Entrepreneurship Society)  movie at the upcoming installation of  the Barbados Manufacturers` Exhibition. The film, premiering for the first time in the Caribbean, ...

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Top NY Caribbean TV Program To Host `Rumble In Da Hood`

Carib PR Newswire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 29, 2009: Whatz Up TV, one of New York City`s more popular Caribbean television program is bringing politics to the people this Caribbean Heritage Month with a `Rumble in Da Hood` political debate. Patrick Fuller and Shaun Walsh of Whatz Up New York, which airs on CIN (the Caribbean International Network on ...

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Popular Haitian Priest Dead At 62

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. May 28, 2009: Haitian rights advocate, Catholic Priest, Father Gerard Jean-Juste, is dead. Father Jean-Juste died Wednesday at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami Herald reports indicate. He was 62. He suffered a stroke recently, Ira Kurzban, the Miami attorney who represented Jean-Juste’s Haitian Refugee Center in several lawsuits against the U.S. government, was quoted as saying.  Last ...

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Two Million For Family Of Jamaican Migrant Who Died On Hospital Floor

CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Thurs. May 28, 2009: The family of the Jamaican migrant whose death on a Brooklyn hospital floor created global headlines, will get a US$2 million pay day. New York City`s  Health and Hospitals Corporation on Wednesday agreed to pay the family of Esmin Elizabeth Green, who collapsed and died at Kings County Hospital Center`s psychiatric ward in ...

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LIAT Loses Thousands of Dollars To Sickout

CaribWorldNews, ST. JOHNS, Antigua, Thurs. May 28, 2009: Preliminary figures released by regional airline LIAT on Wednesday show that the carrier lost hundreds of thousands of dollars as a result of sickout action by some flight crews on Friday, May 22. `The reports are still coming in, however, the data compiled so far show losses totaling close to EC$350,000.00,` Corporate ...

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DR National Nabbed For Allegedly Murdering `Husband`

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. May 28, 2009: A national of the Dominican Republic accused of killing her husband in the Dominican Republic a year ago was last week nabbed at her Orlando-area home on administrative immigration charges. Wendy Maria Polanco Gonzalez, 37, was arrested on charges for overstaying her visa and for falsely claiming to be a U.S. citizen. But ...

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Trinidad AG Resignation Brings Calls For Finance Min. To Go

CaribWorldNews, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Thurs. May 28, 2009: The resignation of Trinidad and Tobago`s Attorney General, Bridgid Annisette-George, over a conflict of interest in the investigation into CLICO, has now brought calls for the country`s finance minister to also go. T and T`s opposition wants Finance Minister Karen Nunez-Tesheira to also call it quits, since it has been reported she owned ...

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Two Caribbean Ambassadors Slam Obama`s Off-Shore Clampdown Plan

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. May 28, 2009: Two Caribbean ambassadors on Wednesday came out swinging at U.S. President Barack Obama`s plan to clamp down on offshore American companies. Bahamas Ambassador to the U.S., Cornelius Smith, speaking at an Inter-American Dialogue event Wednesday was especially critical about aspects of Sen. Carl Levin`s  bill that would publish a list of tax-haven jurisdictions, ...

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OAS Working Group To Focus On A Resolution On Cuba

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. May 28, 2009: The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States agreed Wednesday to create a working group to try to find a consensus text for an eventual resolution on Cuba. It was the last session of the Permanent Council before the OAS General Assembly. The working group will be open to all OAS Member ...

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Daughter Of Puerto Rican Migrants Is Supreme Court Nominee

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. May 27, 2009: Born in a housing project in the South Bronx to parents who migrated to the U.S. from Puerto Rico, Sonia Sotomayor, was on Tuesday named as President Obama`s choice to replace retiring Justice David Souter on the U.S. Supreme Court. Sotomayor, 54, could make history if confirmed since she could become the ...

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