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Suriname Immigrant Makes Run For California Congressional Seat

CaribWorldNews, LOS ANGELES, CA, Fri. May 21, 2010:  A Suriname-born nurse is hoping to become the next congressional representative of California`s 7th district. Virginia Fuller, a mother of two children, is running on the Republican ticket. She says she decided to run for this seat in CD-7, because Democratic incumbent Congressman, George Miller, `has demonstrated over 38 long years that ...

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Three Arraigned In Murder Of Guyanese

CaribWorldNews, SCHENECTADY, NY, Fri. May 21, 2010: Three Guyanese nationals were yesterday arraigned on second-degree murder charges in the shooting death of a fellow Guyanese immigrant. Vishan Parbhudial, 23, Angelene Parbudial, 21 and Dhanashar Persaud, 26, were all arraigned Thursday in Schenectady County court. The three are accused of killing Ganesh Ramgoolam, 24, as he got out of a vehicle ...

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Accused Ponzi Schemer Stanford `Depressed`

CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Thurs. May 20, 2010: The once flamboyant billionaire and cricket mogul turned jailed accused Ponzi schemer, R. Allen Stanford, is reportedly depressed. That`s according to his new set of attorney, who this week renewed their bid to get the former Antigua & Barbuda resident and knight, released on bail. In a motion filed this week, his lawyers ...

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Accused Times Square Bomber Inspired By Jamaican

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. May 20, 2010: Faisal Shazad, the Pakistani-born migrant accused of a failed Times Square bombing, reportedly claimed he was inspired by controversial Jamaican cleric, Sheikh Abdullah al-Faisal. National Public Radio this week cited sources as saying Shazad told law enforcement officials questioning him that he was inspired to act by two Internet clerics, al-Faisal and ...

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Thugs Lock Down Tivoli Gardens As `Dudus` Arrest Warrant Issued

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thurs. May 20, 2010: Thugs in Tivoli Gardens and Denham Town, Jamaica, the strong hold of alleged drug lord, Christopher `Dudus` Coke, have reportedly blocked entry points into the areas as U.S. authorities issued an arrest warrant for the accused Shower Posse leader.  The warrant leads the way for Coke`s extradition to the U.S. and comes just ...

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UK Judge Reprimanded For Snide Comment On Immigrants

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Weds. May 19, 2010: A U.K. judge who described UK immigration policy as `completely lax` during the sentencing of a Jamaican migrant, has been disciplined. Judge Ian Trigger`s comments at the trial of Jamaican Lucien McClearley last year triggered an investigation and this week, a rebuke. Last July, Trigger reportedly told McClearley, who was sentenced for two ...

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Former Turks & Caicos Premier Wants To Return To Politics

CaribWorldNews, PROVINCALES, Turks & Caicos, Weds. May 19, 2010: Former Premier of Turks & Caicos, Michael Misick, apparently wants to return to politics. According to Chris Burke on AllVoices.com, Misick on Tuesday broke his silence by announcing his intention to clear his name and to return to politics. Misick on Tuesday said he plans to return to politics in the ...

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Obama Pledges Continued Partnership On Haitian Flag Day

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. May 19, 2010: U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday used Haitian Flay Day to remind Haitians recovering from the devastating January quake that the U.S. remains `a friend and partner.` In congratulating Haitians on another Haitian Flag Day, the President insisted: `The bonds between our nations have been strong and vibrant` since May 18, 1803. But ...

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Trinidad Election Voting Begins

CaribWorldNews, PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Weds. May 19, 2010: Voting ahead of the May 24th general election in the twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago began early Tuesday. Cops and Election Day workers cast their ballots yesterday ahead of next week`s election, the Elections and Boundaries Commission said. The special electors would vote daily until Sunday for a new government. ...

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Jamaicans On Facebook React To PM Decision Not To Resign

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. May 18, 2010: `Bruce u still fi resign. How u a go represent Jamaica on di international scene. Di damage cannot be restored.` That was just one of several comments from Jamaicans of the `Prime Minister Bruce Golding Must Resign` Facebook page last night moments after the country`s leader decided against resigning and informed nationals in ...

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