Bill Clinton Pauses To Laud Michael

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Weds. July 8, 2009: Former U.S. President, Bill Clinton, took time out from his Haiti trip Tuesday to pay tribute to the King of Pop. Clinton paused during his trip to Haiti as a UN envoy, to laud Jackson for helping the Democratic Party raise cash at […]

Murder Drops In Jamaica Says Security Minister

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. July 8, 2009: Jamaica has seen a 10 percent drop in murder for the first six months of this year, the island`s Minister of National Security said Tuesday. Senator Dwight Nelson said the island`s murder rate dropped for the period January 1 to July 3, 2009, […]

Barbados` Lady Husbands To Be Buried Friday

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. July 8, 2009: Lady Husbands, wife of Barbados Governor-General, Sir Clifford Husbands, is set to be laid to rest this Friday. Lady Husbands, according to a government statement, will be accorded an official funeral, this Friday, July 10. Her burial will be preceded by a service […]

Haitian Migrant Ends Hunger Strike

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CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Tues. July 7, 2009: A 26-year-old Haitian immigrant, who began a hunger strike to protest his deportation on a domestic abuse conviction, and who is in a Texas facility, is now eating again. Kenson Lima began eating again after U.S. District Judge Hilda Tagle issued a temporary […]

Jamaica Reports First Swine Flu Death

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. July 7, 2009: Jamaica has its first death from swine flu and only the third across the Caribbean. Jamaica Minister of Health, Rudyard Spencer, said Monday that the unnamed man died at the University Hospital of the West Indies this morning after being transferred from the […]

Bill Clinton Travels To Haiti As Envoy

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Tues. July 7, 2009: Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, is set to kick-off a three day visit to Haiti today. It will be his first as the United Nations’ special envoy to the Caribbean country. Clinton is expected to meet with Haitian President Rene Preval and visit […]

Is Congressman Peter King Racist?

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. July 7, 2009: Congressman Peter King may want to be senator of all New York but his comments in recent years, including on Michael Jackson, has many questioning whether he has a racist streak. King`s  latest `foot in mouth` comment is against the King of […]

Guyanese Navy Officer Among New U.S. Citizens

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. July 6, 2009: A 29-year-old Guyanese-born officer in the U.S. Navy joined several other fellow service members over the weekend to take the oath of citizenship. Sherwin Shane Shepherd, from Ozone Park, Queens, was among seven members of the U.S. armed forces who were sworn […]

CARICOM Heads Reiterate Commitment To Free Movement Of People

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CaribWorldNews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mon. July 6, 2009: Caribbean Community Heads of Government may conflict at times over immigration policies of individual states but on Sunday the body reiterated its commitment to the free movement of persons across the region. At the end of the three-day 30th conference of CARICOM, leaders […]