Home » Caribbean News (page 679)

Caribbean News

Guyanese American Senator`s Vote Can`t Save Gay Marriage

CaribWorldNews, ALBANY, NY, Thurs. Dec. 3, 2009: A Guyanese American State Senator in New York was among twenty-four Democrats who yesterday voted `yes` to a proposal to allow gays to marry in New York State. While Brooklyn Senator John Sampson joined his 23 other colleagues in voting for the approval of the Same-Sex Marriage bill, the 24 votes were not ...

Read More »

Tiger`s Confession

CaribWorldNews, ORLANDO, FL, Weds. Dec. 2, 2009: `I have let my family down and I regret those transgressions with all of my heart. I have not been true to my values and the behavior my family deserves. I am not without faults and I am far short of perfect. I am dealing with my behavior and personal failings behind closed ...

Read More »

Caribbean Represented At Victoria`s Secret Show

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Dec. 2, 2009: The Caribbean was last night again represented in the popular Victoria`s Secret fashion show as Cayman Islands-born model, Selita Ebanks, took the runway. Ebanks was one of only two black models to grace the catwalk of the annual show but showed elegance and sex appeal as always. She was all the rage ...

Read More »

Antigua Should Be Punished For Stanford

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Dec. 2, 2009: The Caribbean country of Antigua and Barbuda should be punished until it cooperates with the U.S. and compensates the victims of the alleged Ponzi scheme run by its former famous resident turned citizen, billionaire, R. Allen Stanford. That`s the word from a group of eight U.S. Senators, including Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama, ...

Read More »

Drug Bust In Kansas City Linked To Jamaican Group

CaribWorldNews, KANSAS CITY, Kansas, Weds. Dec. 2, 2009: A Jamaican drug organization made more than US$22 million distributing marijuana from Phoenix to Kansas City and other locations, a federal indictment claims. The indictment, unsealed in federal court in Kansas Tuesday, charged 20 people with being part of a Jamaican group that trafficked about 2,000 pounds of marijuana each month. Twenty ...

Read More »

Haiti`s Wyclef And Lauryn Hill Set To Perform Together

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Dec. 2, 2009: It will be a reunion of sorts in New Zealand early in the new year for former Fugees members, Wyclef Jean and Lauryn Hill. The Haitian Grammy winner and Hill are slated to perform on Jan. 23 at the Ragamuffin Music Festival, in Rotorua, organizers say. It will be the first time ...

Read More »

Documentary Features Haitian University Janitor

CaribWorldNews, NEWARK, NJ, Weds. Dec. 2, 2009: A Haitian-born Princeton University janitor is among those featured in a documentary titled `The Philosopher Kings’. Josue Lajeunesse works weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. as one of Princeton University’s 220 Building Services janitors and is also a taxi driver, a father, a philanthropist and a community organizer. Lajeunesse is featured in ...

Read More »

Caribbean AD, PR and News Agency Receives 2009 Small Business Commerce Association Award

CaribPR Wire, SAN FRANSICO, December 1, 2009: Hard Beat Communications, Inc., the parent company of the CaribWorldNews network and CaribPR Wire, has been selected for the 2009 Best of Business Award in the News correspondents, independent category by the Small Business Commerce Association (SBCA). The SBCA 2009 Award Program recognizes the top 5 percent of small businesses throughout the U.S. Using ...

Read More »

DHL EXPRESS Now Offers Even Faster Morning Delivery Choices

PLANTATION, Fla., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — DHL, the world`s leading express and logistics company, introduces faster morning delivery choices as early as 9:00 a.m. to major business centers in Europe with DHL`s exclusive money-back guarantee(1). The new DHL EXPRESS 9:00 service, with deliveries by 9:00 a.m. to European destinations, compliments existing DHL EXPRESS 10:30 service to the USA ...

Read More »

Jennifer Hudson – From The White House To Jamaica Jazz & Blues

CARIBPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 25, 2009: Multiple award winning singer and actress, Jennifer Kate Hudson, is set to make the transition from a White House performance to the stage of the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival from January 24-30, 2010. TurnKey Production President and festival producer, Walter Elmore, said while he is thrilled for Hudson at her White ...

Read More »