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`Hope for Haiti Now` Hits $66 Million Mark

NEW YORK, Jan. 27  /PRNewswire/ — `Hope for Haiti Now` today announced that it has raised more than $66 million to date for Haiti relief and recovery efforts.  The figure includes proceeds from sales of the `Hope for Haiti Now` album, a collection of live performances from last week`s global telethon that today became the first-ever digital-only album to debut ...

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Guyanese Busted With Drugs

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Jan. 27, 2010: A Guyanese woman has been busted with a ganja-filled bra at the John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City. Dorothy Sears was busted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents with the drugs during a pat down search. Further search revealed 54 pounds of cocaine worth $1.7 million in her luggage, ...

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Buju Banton Ensnared By Govt.?

CaribWorldNews, TAMPA, FL, Weds. Jan. Top attorney for Jamaican reggae star, Buju Banton, claims the singer was entrapped by the U.S. government. In court documents filed Tuesday, Attorney David Markus claims the U.S. government used a paid informant to convince his client to buy cocaine, according to a St. Petersburg Times report. Markus also wants the informant`s identity revealed. Banton, ...

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Houston Salsa Festival ‘Caribbeans for Haiti’ Unites Musicians and Dancers

Top Salsa and Merengue Acts Will Entertain Houstonians to Assist Haiti’s Earthquake Victims Through the American Red Cross  February 6, 2010 at Jones Plaza in Downtown Houston from Noon to 10:00 p.m.  HOUSTON, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ — The images of our Haitian brothers and sisters calling for help have mobilized Caribbean musicians in Houston. Gathered by the production team of ...

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Aspen Dental Employees to Give ‘An Hour for Haiti’

Creative Initiative Allows Employees to Voluntarily Donate One Hour’s Pay to the American Red Cross for Haiti Relief and Development  Aspen Dental to Match Employee Donations Up to $75,000  SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ — In response to the growing humanitarian crisis following the recent earthquake in Haiti, Aspen Dental Management, Inc. (ADMI) announced today that it was launching “An ...

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Good Bye Haiti! See You Around

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Jan. 27, 2010:  It`s already happening. Is it any surprise? The pattern is well established. Everyone rushes in after each major disaster just enough to get their ticket punched and then leave. The victims are left to deal with the mess. The U.S. media couldn`t get to Haiti fast enough after the earthquake. Some of ...

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Allen Stanford`s Legal Fees To Be Paid By Lloyd`s

CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Weds. Jan. 27, 2010: Lloyd`s of London has been ordered to pay the legal defense fees of accused swindler, R. Allen Stanford. U.S. District Judge David Hittner said in a 42-page order Tuesday that insurer Lloyd`s of London must pay all costs and expenses submitted within 10 days for the former Antigua-based billionaire`s defense. `Without access to ...

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