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  • US software guru McAfee released, arrives in US December 13, 2012

    Miami: Antivirus software founder John McAfee arrived in the US on Wednesday night after being deported from Guatemala, where he had sought to evade police questioning in the killing of a man in neighboring Belize. The American Airlines commercial jet carrying McAfee landed in Miami shortly before 7 pm on...
  • McAfee's legal appeals win him respite in Guatemala December 10, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software pioneer John McAfee, facing deportation from Guatemala to Belize to answer questions over the death of a neighbour, has bought himself some time with legal appeals, the Guatemalan government said on Sunday. McAfee's lawyers have filed a request with a local court to grant him leave to...
  • Software guru McAfee wants to return to US December 9, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software guru John McAfee, fighting deportation from Guatemala to Belize to face questions about the slaying of a neighbor, said on Saturday he wants to return to the United States. "My goal is to get back to America as soon as possible," McAfee, 67, said in a...
  • Deportation looms for McAfee after heart drama December 7, 2012

    Guatemala City: Software guru John McAfee, fighting deportation to Belize, was rushed to a hospital in Guatemala on Thursday shortly after his asylum request was rejected, but a suspected heart attack turned out to be stress in a fresh twist to the saga. The 67yearold US computer software pioneer was...
  • McAfee arrested in Guatemala for illegal entry December 6, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software guru John McAfee, on the run from authorities in Belize seeking to question him in a murder probe, was arrested by Guatemalan police on Wednesday for illegally entering the country, that nation's interior minister said. McAfee, who had been in hiding for three weeks, crossed into...
  • Girls, guns and yoga: Antivirus guru John McAfee's odd life November 16, 2012

    To the many people who crossed his path on a tropical island in Belize, it was apparent John McAfee's life had taken some bizarre turns in the last few years. The antivirus software guru, who started McAfee Associates in 1989, has been in hiding since police said they wanted to...
  • Belizean authorities will kill me: John McAfee November 15, 2012

    Belize City: Belize's prime minister on Wednesday urged antivirus software pioneer John McAfee to help the country's police with a murder inquiry, calling McAfee "bonkers" for recent media statements. "I don't want to be unkind, but he seems to be extremely paranoid I would go so far as to say...
  • Police seeks antivirus guru John McAfee in murder probe November 13, 2012

    Belize City: Police in Belize want to question US anticomputer virus software pioneer John McAfee in connection with the murder of a neighbour he had been quarrelling with, but they say he remains a person of interest at this time and is not a suspect. McAfee, who invented the antivirus...
  • Obama names Indian American as envoy to Belize June 12, 2009

    Washington: President Barack has named Vinai Thummalapally, an IndianAmerican businessman and a former college friend who raised over $100,000 for his campaign, as the ambassador to the Central American nation of Belize. Coloradobased Thummalapally was among the Top IndianAmerican Bundlers people who gather contributions from many individuals, who are not...