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Guyanese Informant Admits He Planted Idea To Scare Witness

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 31, 2009: A 34-year-old former Guyanese gang member on Thursday admitted he planted the idea to harm a woman in the mind of Robert Simels, the one-time attorney of self-confessed Guyana-born drug dealer. Selwyn Vaughn admitted to Smiles` attorney under oath yesterday that it was his idea to harm the mother of a main witness against ...

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Participating In The 2010 Census Is Easy, Safe And Important

Commentary by the U.S. Census Bureau CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 31, 2009: Every 10 years, as mandated by the U.S. Constitution, our nation conducts a census –  an effort to count every person living in the United States. The 2010 Census aims to accurately count everyone residing in the U.S., regardless of their age, gender, race, faith, ethnicity, ...

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Honduras Coup Reveals Fragility Of Latin American Democracy

By Odeen Ishmael CaribWorldNews, CARACAS, Venezuela, Fri. July 31, 2009: The fragility of democracy in Latin America was revealed late last month when the democratically elected president of Honduras, José Manuel Zelaya, was ousted by the army and exiled to neighboring Costa Rica. Significantly, this coup was backed by a large section of the members of the Congress, including many ...

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Summer`s Biggest Reggae Event Premieres In The United States

CaribPR Wire, MIAMI, FL, Fri. July 31, 2009: The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County in association with Jan Ryan, Robert Fox and Michael White are proud to present, for the first time in the United States, the Theatre Royal Stratford East and UK Arts production of the internationally acclaimed hit musical, `The Harder They Come.` ...

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Caribana To Take Over Toronto

CaribWorldNews, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. July 31, 2009: Lake Shore Boulevard West in Toronto is set to come alive tomorrow with the festivities of the 2009 Scotiabank Caribana carnival. Some 10,000 bedazzled masqueraders and many more spectators  will play mas to calypso, soca and steelpan beats for the annual event. The parade will run for 3.6 kilometres over four hours. Some ...

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Assets Of Saudi Billionaire Ordered Frozen In Cayman

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 31, 2009: Some $9.2 billion in assets belonging to Saudi businessman, Maan al Sanea, has been ordered frozen by a Cayman Islands court. The ruling comes in response to a complaint filed by Ahmad Hamad Algosaibi and Brothers, another Saudi company that is embroiled in a bitter dispute with Sanea, the owner of Saad ...

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Guyanese Is Mega-Millions Winner

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. July 30, 2009: A 49-year-old Guyanese man is America`s latest millionaire. Aubrey Boyce, a Metropolitan Transportation Authority from Kew Gardens, Queens is the winner of the $133 million Mega Millions jackpot. He bought his ticket at a Jamaica, Queens store on July 7th, quick pick style. `Shocked and still a little nervous about the whole ...

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CaribPR Wire, PR Newswire Team Up

Carib PR Newswire, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. July 30, 2009: CaribPR Wire has signed a distribution agreement with PR Newswire, the leading PR wire globally. The deal will make CaribPR Wire the official distribution arm for PR Wire`s clients seeking to reach the Caribbean region and the Caribbean Diaspora with their press announcements. It will also allow CaribPR Wire to ...

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Barbados In Recession?

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thurs. July 30, 2009: Barbados` economy is contracting amid the global meltdown, says the governor of the island`s Central Bank. Bank governor Marion Williams at a news conference this week said that the economy has contracted by 3 percent through the first two quarters of the year amid the global economic slowdown. The island is heavily dependent ...

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Jamaica PM Insists IMF Discussions No Secret

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thurs. July 30, 2009: Jamaica Prime Minister, Bruce Golding, is insisting there is no secrecy surrounding the discussions between his government and the International Monetary Fund. His comments come as talk shows on the island and the media continue to discuss the impact of another IMF loan to the island, this time to the tune of US$ ...

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