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Allen Stanford Scandal Forces Restructuring In Antigua

CaribWorldNews, ST. JOHN`S, Antigua, Tues. Nov. 23, 2009: The alleged Ponzi scheme perpetrated by American turned Antiguan citizen, R. Allen Stanford, will force a restricting of the country`s financial system. Antigua and Barbuda`s Governor General, Dame Louise Lake-Tack, on Monday said the country`s financial laws will be amended to ensure adequate monitoring and strict compliance with anti-money laundering requirements. Lake-Tack ...

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Rihanna`s All Bandaged Up At AMA`s

CaribWorldNews, LOS ANGELES, CA, Tues. Nov. 23, 2009: Rihanna continues to push the fashion boundaries, appearing in a body suit that looked like a number of bandages strung together at the American Music Awards Sunday night. The singer left little to the imagination in the peekaboo, body hugging ensemble with a low cut neck line and futuristic white shoulder pads ...

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Jackson`s Caribbean-Born Doctor Back At Work

CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, TX., Tues. Nov. 23, 2009: The Grenada-born doctor to the late pop star, Michael Jackson, is back at work in his Houston clinic. Dr. Conrad Murray, who recently avoided jail time in a child support case, has returned to work treating regular patients again. `Because of a deteriorating financial condition and prompting by many of his beloved patients, ...

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UN SG To Keep Focus On Climate Change In Trinidad

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Nov. 23, 2009: U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is set to keep the focus on climate change when he meets with political leaders at the biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Trinidad and Tobago this Friday. `The Secretary-General expects to focus the attention of these leaders on key issues that require their engagement in the ...

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Jamaican National Out Of South Pole Trek

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Tues. Nov. 23, 2009: A Jamaican woman who was part of a team hoping to make it to the South Pole, has pulled out. Reports indicate that Kim Marie Spence pulled out of The Kaspersky Lab Commonwealth Women`s Antarctic Expedition due to frostbite in her fingers. She was part of a women`s ski team making its way ...

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Brooklyn Caribbean Restaurant Partners With The 2010 Census

CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. Nov. 23, 2009:  Denis Hawthorne, owner of Crystal Caribbean Restaurant and Bakery knows that important discussions and decisions are often made over food. When Hawthorne, also the owner of Denis Shipping Services, was approached by 2010 Census Partnership Specialist Irwine Clare on how the two could work together to inform the Caribbean community about participation in ...

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Investigations On Guyana Torture Allegations To Be Made Public Soon

 CaribWorldNews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Fri. Nov. 20, 2009: Investigations into the allegation of torture meted out against Guyanese teen, Twyon Thomas at the Leonora Police Station have been completed and will be made public soon. That`s the word from the country`s Ministry of Home Affairs as the current administration continues to face criticism over the horrific act meted out to the ...

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Filing Error Lands Caribbean American Congresswoman Among Richest Lawmakers

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Nov. 20, 2009: A federal filing error on the part of Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette Clarke`s office has mistakenly landed her among the top 25 richest U.S. congresspersons, a CaribWorldNews exclusive investigation has revealed. CWNN was yesterday surprised to note that the Center for Responsive Politics listed the Brooklyn lawmaker with an average net worth of ...

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Bankrollers Become Obama`s Caribbean Ambassadors

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Nov. 20, 2009: Two confirmed Obama ambassadorial picks for the Caribbean and one recent nominee raised more than US$1.4 million for the 2008 presidential campaign committee, a D.C. watchdog group says. Research from the Center for Responsive Politics reveals that new U.S. ambassador to the Bahamas, Nicole Avant, raised a whopping $800,000 for Team Obama in ...

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