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Haitians Shot In Dominican Border Zone

CaribWorldNews, SANTO DOMINGO, DR, Fri. Oct. 23, 2009: Four Haitians reportedly making charcoal in a remote part of the Dominican Republic have been shot dead. Dominican Today reports indicate that 18 Haitians were in a remote area of southwest Independencia province of the DR when they were surprised by native Dominicans who opened fire between the villages Boca de Cachón ...

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Four Dead In Haiti

CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Fri. Oct. 23, 2009: Heavy rains in Haiti have claimed four more lives. Authorities yesterday said four people were declared dead and another four missing after heavy rains caused a landslide in Port-au-Prince`s Carrefour slum. Among the dead were a mother and her two children who were found dead in their home. Another body was found in ...

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Cuban Migrant Among 1,785 Busted

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON , D.C., Fri. Oct. 23, 2009: A Cuban migrant was among 1,785 individuals arrested by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement this week in a bust of criminal gangs across the country. Adalberto Hernandez-Espinoza, 38, a leader of the Florencia-13 gang was arrested in Provo, Utah, on administrative immigration violations. The Provo Police Department charged him with domestic ...

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Participation By Everyone In The Census Is Mandatory

Commentary By Albert BaldeoSpecial To CWNN CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct., 23, 2009: With the decennial U.S. Census near, we must encourage everyone to participate. The census is used to determine representation in Congress and federal aid to local and state government programs and operations, including funding for schools, hospitals and transportation, and is mandated by the U.S. Constitution. ...

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Jackson`s Caribbean-Born Doctor Says Singer Never Paid Him

CaribWorldNews, LOS ANGELES, LA, Weds. Oct. 21, 2009: The Grenadian-born doctor to singer, Michael Jackson, says he was never compensated for his services by the late King of Pop. Dr. Conrad Murray, in court papers filed by his attorney, now claims that he cannot pay child support to his baby mama, Nenita Malibiran, since he was never paid by Jackson.  ...

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Press Freedom In Some Caribbean Countries Not That Free

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Weds. Oct. 20, 2009: The Caribbean media generally enjoys freedom of the press, according to the World Press Freedom Index, but in four nations in the region, that liberty is not that free. Antigua and Barbuda, the Dominican Republic and Haiti were listed as nations where press freedom was just `partly` free while in Cuba it was ...

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Caribbean Makes Bid To Battle Swine Flu

CaribWorldNews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Weds. Oct. 21, 2009: CARICOM is stepping in to battle the H1NI or swine flu virus in the region, insisting that its most at risk population are in line for early vaccinations. The Community on Tuesday said it is expecting shipments of vaccine doses to battle the disease from the United States, India, Brazil and other suppliers ...

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Caribbean Migrant Dies In Immigration Custody

CaribWorldNews, BOSTON, MA, Weds. Oct. 21, 2009: Another Caribbean national has died while in immigration custody. Pedro Juan Tavarez, a migrant from the Dominican Republic, died after being held in a Boston detention facility by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. Tavarez, 49, was pronounced dead Monday at Brigham and Women`s Hospital in Boston. The medical examiner`s office has ...

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NY City Hall Tribute To Long Time Caribbean American Supporter

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 21, 2009: A New York City Hall tribute is being planned for a long time political ally and Caribbean American supporter, who is battling a serious disease. Councilmember Bill de Blasio and Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke will host a tribute to Dr. Marco Mason next Thursday in Council Chambers, City Hall. The event is ...

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