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Jim Morrison’s widow unhappy with his official pardon from the FBEC


December 10th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Florida Board of Executive Clemency (FBEC) has decided to official pardon the lead singer of ‘The Doors’. It may be recalled that he was ... Read more...

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Florida Gov asks clemency board to pardon Jim Morrison’s 1969 charges


November 18th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 18 (ANI): Florida Governor Charlie Crist has asked the state's clemency board to pardon late rock star Jim Morrison of charges stemming from a 1969 concert.Crist, 54, who wants ... Read more...

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Jim Morrison To Be Pardoned When “When the Music’s Over”


November 9th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Florida Governor Charlie Crist seems to be setting a lot of hopes, if not for himself, then at least for the fans of "Doors". Before he ... Read more...

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Jim Morrison could finally be pardoned for ‘indecent exposure 40 yrs ago’


November 9th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): Florida Governor Charlie Crist has hinted that he is considering posthumously pardoning legendary singer Jim Morrison for a 40-year-old charge of public indecency.Crist, who steps down from his ... Read more...

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Gulf Oil Spill Economic Recovery Task Force to meet in Tallahassee, FL


June 8th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by BNO News
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- The Gulf Oil Spill Economic Recovery Task Force on Monday announced that it will hold a meeting on Wednesday in Tallahasse, Florida at the Betty Easley Conference ... Read more...

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Florida establishes the Gulf Oil Spill Economic Recovery Task Force


May 11th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by BNO News
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) – Florida Governor Charlie Crist on Tuesday signed Executive Order 10-101 that establishes the Gulf Oil Spill Economic Recovery Task Force to support Florida businesses and industries in ... Read more...

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Florida Governor Crist requests $50 million in federal funds typically reserved for natural disasters to respond to oil spill


May 7th, 2010 - 2:31 am ICT by BNO News
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) – Florida Governor Charlie Crist on Thursday requested $50 million in federal aid from the U.S. Department of Labor as part of the State’s response plans to the ... Read more...

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Florida Governor Charlie Crist says he will run for the U.S. Senate as an independent


April 30th, 2010 - 5:02 am ICT by BNO News
ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Florida Governor Charlie Crist on Thursday announced that he will abandon the Republican Party and run for the U.S. Senate as an independent.Crist made the ... Read more...

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Florida Governor Charlie Crist To Announce His Senatorial Plans For The Future


April 29th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Except for a last-minute volte-face, Florida Governor Charlie Crist will turn Florida's American Senate race on its head today by officially enunciating that he will ... Read more...

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Florida Governor visits schools to raise awareness about 2010 Census


February 3rd, 2010 - 2:06 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) – Florida Governor Charlie Crist on Tuesday kicked off the Census in Schools campaign, urging all students to help create awareness about the importance of the 2010 Census.During his ... Read more...

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Florida Governor visits with earthquake survivors returning from Haiti


January 21st, 2010 - 2:38 am ICT by BNO News
SANFORD, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) – Florida Governor Charlie Crist on Wednesday visited with earthquake survivors and welcomed Florida search and rescue teams returning from Haiti.The Governor expressed his gratitude to ... Read more...

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Jindal, two other GOP Governors see possibility of challenging Obama in 2012


February 23rd, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.23 (ANI): Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and two other Republican governors are not ruling out the possibility of running for president in 2012. Speaking on "FOX News Sunday," South Carolina Governor ... Read more...

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Bush urged to protect religious rights of Sikh prisoners


November 14th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 14 (IANS) An American Vietnam War veteran, who converted to Sikhism 20 years ago, has asked President George W. Bush to intervene in protecting the religious rights of a ... Read more...

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Caribbean swept by hurricane Ike, Florida on alert


September 7th, 2008 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (DPA) Residents of the Caribbean Turks and Caicos islands began surveying damage Sunday following the devastating impact of Hurricane Ike, as the "extremely dangerous" category 4 storm continued on ... Read more...

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Tourists prepare to leave Caribbean islands as Hurricane Ike approaches


September 7th, 2008 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (DPA) Tourists and residents of the Caribbean Islands of Turks and Caicos were making plans Saturday to evacuate as Hurricane Ike approached.The Miami-based US National Hurricane Centre warned that ... Read more...

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Six dead after tropical storm Fay hits Florida


August 23rd, 2008 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Aug 22 (DPA) At least six people have died in the US state of Florida, which has been drenched by monsoon-like rains because of Tropical Storm Fay, officials said Friday.The deaths ... Read more...

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McCain has any number of running mates to choose from


July 14th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 14 (ANI): Florida Governor Charlie Crist is just one of several high-profile Republicans in the race to become John McCains running mate in his bid for the White ... Read more...

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Jindal asked to aim for the top spot - but later


May 29th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 29 (IANS) A conservative scholar wants the likely Republican presidential candidate John McCain not to pick Bobby Jindal, the first Indian American US governor, as his vice presidential ... Read more...

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VP talk was not on the table at McCain retreat: Jindal


May 26th, 2008 - 10:00 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 26 (IANS) Bobby Jindal, the first Indian-American US governor, says he discussed a number of topics with the Republican presidential hopeful John McCain except the possibility of being ... Read more...

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McCain lunches Jindal, other likely running mates


May 26th, 2008 - 12:05 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 25 (IANS) Presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain lunched with Bobby Jindal, the first Indian American US governor, and two other potential running mates at The Asylum, a ... Read more...

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Washington Times backs Bobby Jindal as McCain’s deputy


May 24th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 24 (IANS) As presumptive Republican nominee John McCain prepared to audition three potential running mates, a conservative US daily Saturday said Bobby Jindal, the first Indian-American US governor, ... Read more...

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McCain looks to fill ticket: Three hopefuls step up


May 23rd, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Republic presidential nominee Senator John McCain is set to meet with at least three potential running mates at a gathering at his ranch this weekend in Arizona, ... Read more...

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Jindal back in contention as McCain running mate


May 22nd, 2008 - 10:01 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 22 (IANS) Bobby Jindal, Louisiana's Indian-American governor, is back in contention as presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain's running mate along with two others long rumoured to be ... Read more...

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