Stanford Receiver Fees In The Millions

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CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Tues. May 19, 2009: How much does it cost for a court-appointed receiver to take control of a billion dollar empire? Try $19.9 million. The Dallas-based law firm of Krage & Janvey, the court-appointed receiver in the $8 billion Allen Stanford Ponzi claim case, on Friday submitted […]

Haitian Charged With Migrant Smuggling

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CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Tues. May 19, 2009: A 33-year-old Haitian man was on Monday slapped with human smuggling charges for last Wednesday`s deadly boat accident. Jimmy Metellus has been accused by US federal authorities of captaining a boat overloaded with migrants he was seeking to smuggle illegally into the U.S. […]

Special UN Envoy To Haiti Will Be Former U.S. President

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 19, 2009:  Former U.S. President Bill Clinton is set to be formally named as a special U.N. envoy to Haiti today. Media reports indicate U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon will make the formal announcement today, two months after he and Clinton visited Haiti to raise […]

Cuba Swine Flu Count Grows

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 19, 2009: Cuba`s swine flu cases have grown in recent days, making it the lone Caribbean nation with confirmed cases of the disease. The World Health Organization on Monday confirmed that Cuba now has three cases of influenza A (H1N1) infection, up from one. […]

Count Down Begins To D.C. Caribbean Carnival

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, DC, Tues. May 19, 2009: The countdown has begun to the 17th annual  DC Caribbean Carnival, which has become a staple of the summer calendar: The District of Columbia Caribbean Carnival Extravaganza. The annual Extravaganza Parade will be staged along the Georgia Avenue corridor on Saturday, June 27, […]

Caribbean Jobless Rate Grows

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 18, 2009: The jobless rate in the Caribbean is rising, with the loss of another 900 jobs in Jamaica. The 900 employees have been given the pink slip by Jamaica’s bauxite company, ALPART. The mining and refinery company announced it was suspending operation for […]

Rihanna `Nude` Pics Heat Up Net Search

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 18, 2009: Searches for Rihanna on the Internet have been apparently boosted by reports of nude photos, latest Google data show. The search engine reports searches for Rihanna was up 600 percent last week, following reports of alleged nude photographs of the singer. According […]

Columbus Statue For The Bahamas

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 18, 2009: A tribute statue to Christopher Columbus, the Italian-born navigator, explorer and `colonizer,` is being planned for the Bahamas island of San Salvador, CaribWorldNews has learnt exclusively. The sculpture tribute is being planned for the island where Columbus first set foot in the […]

Student With Jamaican Roots Delivers Villanova University Address

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CaribWorldNews, Villanova, PA, Mon. May 18, 2009: An engineering student with Jamaican roots on Sunday delivered the commencement address on behalf of students at Villanova university, a Catholic university in Pennsylvania. Sherrie Ann Martin, born of Jamaican parents in the U.S., delivered the address at the 2009 graduation ceremony, where […]