Monthly Archives: October 2009

St Lucians embrace Jounen Kwéyòl!

  St Lucians embrace Jounen Kwéyòl! Written By: Toni Nicholas Jounen Kwéyòl Entenasyonal (International Creole Day) is officially October 28. However, Saint Lucians across the island participated in activities leading up to the day this past weekend. Throughout the island … Continue reading

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Paperboy offered £6.93 redundancy

  Paperboy offered £6.93 redundancy   A 13-year-old paperboy in Bedfordshire who takes home £6.53 a week could have been one of the youngest people in the UK to be offered a redundancy package. Kane Middleton received a formal letter … Continue reading

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Haitian prime minister fired by Senate

  Haitian prime minister fired by Senate AP – Haiti’s Senators Youri Latortue, center right, and Jean Baptiste Jean Willy, center left, speak before … By JONATHAN M. KATZ, Associated Press Writer Jonathan M. Katz, Associated Press Writer PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti … Continue reading

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Did Detroit fudge facts on auto mileage?

 (Another area where the white man resistance to change is to everyone else’s detriment.)   Did Detroit fudge facts on auto mileage? Yes, a former GM economist says. Consumer research was manipulated to show buyers wanted big, gas-guzzling vehicles — … Continue reading

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How the Media Treat Murder

  Gerry Broome / AP Diana Nicholson, right, the mother of Taraha Shenice Nicholson is comforted during a news conference at the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s office in Tarboro, N.C. How the Media Treat Murder Why isn’t the story of several … Continue reading

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FBI: Russian mobster ‘more powerful than a John Gotti’

  FBI: Mobster ‘more powerful than a John Gotti’   From Jeanne Meserve CNN The FBI says Semion Mogilevich has been involved in arms trafficking, prostitution, extortion and murder for hire. NEWTOWN, Pennsylvania (CNN) — Semion Mogilevich may be the … Continue reading

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Cuba introduces new GMO pineapple variety that triples yield

  Cuba introduces new pineapple variety that triples yield CIEGO DE AVILA, Cuba (ACN) — Farmers from this central Cuban province started sowing a new variety of pineapple that triples the yield of previous ones and has higher concentrations of … Continue reading

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