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Gunned Down On Brooklyn Street

By admin Mon, 04/25/2011 - 00:00 NewscrimeT&TFlatbush

This CBS News report highlights a Trinidadian family from South Carolina struggling with planning a funeral for 24 year old Trevonne Winn.

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Trini Teen Commits Suicide

By admin Tue, 04/12/2011 - 00:00 NewsT&TNJ

New Jersey police have ruled the death of a 19 year old Trinidadian-American as suicide. An autopsy report suggests that Lily Seegobin (seen here feeding her baby sister) died almost instantly when her 2004 Honda CR-V was struck by a New Jersey Transit train in Spring Lake last Saturday. Witnesses said Seegobin drove around security gates to get on the track. The young woman lived in New Jersey since 1999.

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T&T Shaken By Earthquake

By admin Sun, 12/26/2010 - 00:00 NewsT&T
Trinidad and Tobago has been struck by an earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale. The earth shook at 9:00pm Trinidad time. The US Geological Survey is reporting the epicenter at 15 miles north west of Port of Spain. If you know of any damage or anyone who felt the tremor you can tell us your story at info@wedepeople.com.
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Trini Youth Shut OUt US Evangelicals

By admin Tue, 12/07/2010 - 00:00 NewsT&T

The Washington Post is reporting that a group of young people in Trinidad have single handedly fended off an attack from the American evangelical right.

The group was heading to the island to fan the flames of the U-S anti-gay agenda, and had chosen the destination based on historical homophobic attitudes. But the group of youngsters executed a masterful response, and was able to tone down the rhetoric and have a discussion on the real issue.

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