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President Preaches Unity At Arizona Memorial Service

CaribWorldNews, TUCSON, Arizona, Thurs. Jan. 13, 2011: At a Tucson memorial service where the celebration of the diversity of the state of Arizona began with a Native American blessing presented by a fifth generation Mexican, President Obama used his words to preach for unity and civility that children can be proud of. Celebrating the lives of the dead, especially little ...

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Stanford Should Be Sent To Prison Psych Hospital – Prosecutors

CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Thurs. Jan. 13, 2011: U.S. prosecutors have recommended that accused Ponzi schemer, R. Allen Stanford, be sent to a U.S. Bureau of Prisons medical facility for psychiatric evaluation. The proposal, to U.S. District Judge David Hittner in Houston Wednesday, comes after the judge postponed a scheduled Jan. 24 trial date after hearing from three psychiatrists on Jan. ...

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Prayer Marks First Anniversary Of Earthquake In Haiti

CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Thurs. Jan. 13, 2011: Many Haitians wore white yesterday as they gathered in prayer a year after the devastating earthquake of Jan. 12, 2010 claimed over 200,000 lives and left over one million displaced. Cardinal Robert Sarah, who was sent by Pope Benedict, XVI, joined other religious leaders and government officials in the area where the Puerto ...

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What Haitians Can Do For Themselves

By Senator John Kerry CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Jan. 12, 2011: On Jan. 11, 2010, things were looking up for Haiti. U.N. peacekeepers had cracked down on Haiti`s notorious gangs and reduced urban violence. Dangerous slums, like Cite Soleil, were safer than they had been in years. President Rene Préval had begun, albeit haltingly, to enact political reforms. Foreign investment ...

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Report On Haiti Election To Be Submitted In Next Few Days

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Jan. 12, 2011: The CARICOM-OAS Electoral Observation Mission is set to submit its report on the Haiti election in the `next few days` to President Rene Preval. That`s according to the Secretary General of the Organization of American States, José Miguel Insulza. Insulza said the report will be submitted to Préval and the Provisional Electoral Council. ...

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President Obama Insists U.S. Is `Enduring Partner` Of Haiti

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Jan. 12, 2011: As many across the globe pause today to remember the devastating Haiti earthquake of Jan. 11, 2010, U.S. President Barack Obama insists the U.S. will continue to be an `enduring partner` of Haiti. The people of Haiti will continue to have an enduring partner in the United States, Obama said Tuesday, while urging  ...

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Haitians Plan Earthquake Anniversary March In Times Square

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Jan. 12, 2010: A march of solidarity with the surviving victims of Haiti`s devastating earthquake of January 12, 2010, is planned for today in Times Square, New York. The rally is being organized by a number of Caribbean American organizations in Brooklyn including the Dwa Fanm, Diaspora Community Services, the Haiti Cultural Exchange, Haitian Centers ...

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Dominican Republic National With False Documents

CaribWorldNews, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Weds. Jan. 12, 2011: A Dominican Republic national is facing charges for fraudulent use of documents after attempting to board a Jet Blue Flight to the John F. Kennedy Airport, in New York with a fake driver`s license.  U.S. Border Protection officials say Jovany Alberto Hinojosa was nabbed on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011 On Sunday, ...

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Former Montserrat Chief Minister To Be Laid To Rest Jan. 22

CaribWorldNews, BRADES, Montserrat, Weds. Jan. 12, 2011: Former chief minister of Montserrat, Dr. John Alfred Osborne, is set to be laid to rest on January 22nd. Dr. Osborne passed away in the United States on Sunday, January 2 after a long illness. His body is scheduled to arrive on island Sunday, January 16th. The Office of the Chief Minister is ...

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Alexander Hamilton Again Remembered On Birthday

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Jan. 12, 2011: The 256th birthday of America`s greatest immigrant, Caribbean national Alexander Hamilton, was again marked on Tuesday, January 11th by officials of the Bowling Green Association, the Caribbean World News Network and the Museum of Finance. For the past three years, the three organizations have been collaborating to mark both the birth and ...

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