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Cubans Sentenced For Taking Migrant Hostage

CaribWorldNewsm SARASOTA, FL, Tues. June 22, 2010: Two Cuban nationals have been jailed for hostage taking and transportation of undocumented migrants. Erisbel Artiles, 31, and his mother, Lazara Z. Moreira-Penin, 54,  of Hialeah, Florida were recently sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Susan Bucklew. Erisbel will spend the next 121 months in federal prison for hostage taking while his mother ...

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Barbados Looks To Strengthen Ties With Panama

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Tues. June 22, 2010: Barbados is looking forward to the strengthening of ties with Panama, and the signing of a Double Taxation Agreement between the two Organisation of American States member countries will give impetus to those relations. Prime Minister David Thompson told this to the visiting Vice President of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela, who is also ...

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Haitian-Born Priest Accused Of Sexual Misconduct

CaribWorldNews, BOSTON, MA, Mon. June 21, 2010: Allegations of adult sexual misconduct  has resulted in the revocation of a Haitian-born priest`s right to perform mass by The Catholic Archdiocese of Boston. The Boston archdiocese announced Sunday that the priviledges of Rev. Gabriel Michel, a priest of the Archdiocese of Cap-Haitien in Haiti, has been revoked. Father Michel has served in Boston ...

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Where Is Jamaica`s Dudus?

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mon. June 21, 2010: Where in the world is Christopher `Dudus` Coke? That`s the question on many Jamaicans minds, including the country`s cops, who late last week tripled the cash reward for information leading to the arrest of a reputed drug lord at the centre of a bloody manhunt. A Sunday police statement said US$60,000 is being ...

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Guyanese From Victoria Village To Discuss Development Options

CaribWorldNews, ATLANTA, GA, Mon. June 21, 2010: A two-day conference under the theme, `Imagining, Involving, & Investing in our Future` has been planned by villagers and nationals in the Diaspora from Victoria Village, Guyana. The event, set for Thursday, the 5th of August 2010 according to organizers, is aimed at focusing on the worsening economic plight and development prospects of ...

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Bahamian Police Wanted By US Marshals Captured

CaribWorldNews, NASSAU, Bahamas, Mon. June 21, 2010: A Bahamian police officer has been remanded in Fox Hill Prison for the rape of an American woman. Bahamas Press reported indicate that corporal, Anthony Nyahuma Bastian, was on his police job when The United States Department of Justice listed him as one of the Top 10 most wanted sex offenders in the ...

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New York Herbalists for Trinidad Conference

CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. June 17, 2010: Two renowned Brooklyn-based herbalists are among the participants set to descend on the twin-island of Trinidad and Tobago for the first Ifa/Orisa Worldview Practitioners Conference. The conference opens on June 18th and will run through the 21st at the National Academy of the Performing Arts (NAPA), Keate Street, Port-of-Spain. Mama Nayaah and ...

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Jamaican Deportee Wins Chance To Return To The U.S.

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 18, 2010: Approximately two-and-a-half years after Jamaica national Vanvern Blake was ordered removed from the U.S., he has been welcomed back. Blake recently won the right to return to the U.S. after his attorney, Joan O. Pinnock, presented compelling evidence to support her client`s claim to U.S. citizenship. Blake`s mother had previously spent thousands ...

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Haiti`s Sunday Project

CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Fri. June 18, 2010: Carel Pedre is one of Haiti`s favourite celebrities. His morning show is the most popular on Radio National, the country`s widest-reaching radio station, and he`s the host of Digicel Stars, Haiti`s version of Idol. When January`s earthquake struck, he was back on air within hours, sleeping in his car outside the station and ...

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U.S. Extends Flying Period For Air Jamaica

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. June 18, 2010: Air Jamaica can continue flying to American ports for the month while the takeover by Caribbean Airlines Limited (CAL) is finalized. The United States Department Of Transport this week extended the waiver for Air Jamaica to continue to fly to and from the United States after the transfer of ownership to CAL. The ...

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