A volunteer from Wyclef Jean's Yele Haiti foundation has reportedly been killed.
The hip-hop star, who has raised over $1 million for his charity through text donations, has announced the death of his volunteer after a desperate Haitian shot Jean's colleague in a carjacking, according to
The 37-year-old said: "Jo Jo was shot and killed on the second day we were there. He was the victim of a carjacking. I… Continue
Added by runjamaica on January 31, 2010 at 3:11am —
Toyota answers questions that we see you are asking about the sticking accelerator pedal recall. Please also looks at Frequently Asked Questions For Sticking Accelerator Pedal Recall and Suspension of Sales on this site.
1. Is my car safe to drive until a fix is issued?
The condition is rare and generally does not occur suddenly. It seems to occur when the pedal mechanism becomes worn and, in certain conditions, the accelerator pedal… Continue
Added by Dahved Levy "rocking you" on January 30, 2010 at 7:31pm —
The Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival is a three-day musical event to which we welcome 40,000 patrons each year. The festival showcases unforgettable music on two stages, offers delicious Jamaican and international cuisine in a cozy and comfortable food court, and hosts crafts artisans from all over the island. Be apart of Jamaica Jazz and Blues Live!
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Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 30, 2010 at 12:00pm —
Popular Rastafarian reggae artiste Sizzla Kalonji was arrested on Wednesday by police personnel from the St Andrew Central police following reports that gunshots were fired at a group of persons at a river in August Town.
Crime chief for the division, Deputy Superintendent Derrick 'Cowboy' Knight, told THE WEEKEND STAR that the entertainer, born Miguel Orlando Collins, was taken into custody following the shooting incident.
Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 30, 2010 at 1:08am —
According to bossip.com, Oprah Winfrey is set to spill the beans in a new book.Oprah will be publishing her very own “Tell-All” where she will dish on her shady relationships with Steadman Graham and Gayle King. The book is said to reveal her deepest, darkest secrets about her gay relations with women and Steadman’s relations with men. The book is also to expose good ole Harpo’s continuous battle with her weight, and how she has spent more than 5… Continue
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The man who is accused of killing Twinsburg police officer Joshua Miktarian in the summer of 2008 appeared in court on Wednesday, and only Fox 8 News cameras were rolling as Ashford Thompson cried when describing his life in prison.
Thompson, 24, explained to the judge "harassment" that he's had to deal with behind bars, including not receiving mail and having his bed sheets taken away.
While openly weeping, he told Judge Elinore… Continue
Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 30, 2010 at 12:24am —
Winning $30 million in the Florida Lottery should have been the best thing that ever happened to Abraham Shakespeare. But with his newfound wealth came a string of bad choices and hangers-on who constantly hit him up for money. Nine months ago, he vanished. Friends and family hoped he was on a beach somewhere in the Caribbean. On Friday, detectives confirmed that a body buried under a concrete slab in a rural backyard was his.
The home… Continue
Added by Englishchic on January 29, 2010 at 7:30pm —
A voluptuous female states PETA’s goals to “turn Americans on” to a kinder way of living and urges Americans to “take matters into their own hands” with a healthy vegan diet.
PETA's 2010 State of the Union… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on January 26, 2010 at 3:56pm —
Long gone the days when women were sweet, innocent and sat at home patiently waiting for their hardworking (or hard cheating men to come home).. lol. wow!!!! this one is sooooo DISRESPECTFUL. Girl gives a dude HEAD while on the PHONE w/ her MAN. LIES, LIES, LIES.. saying she's @ the CLUB SMFH.. wow.. this is some serious ish... the game never changes.. only the players... mmm. sorry i had to post im just speechless!!..
why are men so… Continue
Added by Loveli on January 26, 2010 at 12:30pm —
A Jamaican nurse practitioner was yesterday denied passage to the United States when she attempted to leave Haiti.
Melissa Marballie, who has been the holder of a US green card since 2005, was turned back by US immigration when she attempted to return to the States where she has lived since 2000.
She had been in Haiti since last Sunday, arriving with a group of medical volunteers in the aftermath of the disaster.
Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 26, 2010 at 12:59am —
PLEASE CIRCULATE to your friends, family and contacts.
In the coming days, Do not open any message with an attachment called: Black in the White House,
Regardless of who sent you ... It is a virus that opens an Olympic torch that burns the whole hard disk C of your computer.
This virus comes from a known person who you had in your list
Directions. . That's why you should send this message to all your… Continue
Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 25, 2010 at 11:56pm —
Money might not buy love, but it will buy a six-figure Maybach for the teenaged son of a hip-hop superstar.
Thanks to his dad, hip-hop mogul and businessman Sean "Diddy" Combs, now Justin Dior Combs is the proud owner of a $360,000 luxury sedan.
His dad didn't just throw Justin a huge, star-studded birthday party at the Manhattan club M2 Ultralounge on Saturday night. He also presented the… Continue
Added by Englishchic on January 25, 2010 at 9:04pm —
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) -- Jamaica shares the same faultline (a crack or break in the earth's surface) with Haiti, which suffered a devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake on January 11.
Dr Lyndon Brown
This was disclosed by the Head of the Earthquake Unit of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Dr Lyndon Brown, at a JIS Think Tank in Kingston on Wednesday.
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Jan. 23) -- An international team of rescuers unearthed a 23-year-old man in good condition from deep beneath the concrete and wooden wreckage of a hotel grocery store Saturday, 11 days after an earthquake crumbled Haiti's capital.
Dozens of onlookers wearing masks against the stench of the city's decaying bodies cheered when Rismond Exantus, clad in a black T-shirt and black pants, was carried from a narrow tunnel on… Continue
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1. WHY DO MEN BECOME SMARTER DURING SEX
(because they are plugged into a genius)
2. WHY DON'T WOMEN BLINK DURING SEX?
(they don't have enough time)
3. WHY DOES IT TAKE 1 MILLION SPERM TO FERTILIZE ONE EGG?
(they don't stop to ask… Continue
Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 22, 2010 at 9:06pm —
Haitians are fleeing their quake-ravaged capital by the hundreds of thousands, aid officials said Friday, as their government promised to help nearly a half-million more move from squalid camps on curbsides and vacant lots into safer, cleaner tent cities.
Doctors said a 69-year-old woman was pulled from the wreckage of a building on Friday, 10 days after the magnitude-7.0 quake, but some teams were giving up the search and efforts focused… Continue
Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 22, 2010 at 8:52pm —
Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned -- and then there's this lady.
A fuming mistress catapulted retribution into a new orbit by plastering the country with billboards that show her nuzzling a married New York business honcho and adviser to President Obama, sources said.
The spurned squeeze, YaVaughnie Wilkins, went nuclear after she learned that Charles E. Phillips -- president of tech conglomerate Oracle and a member of… Continue
Added by CaribbeanFever.Com on January 22, 2010 at 7:30pm —
A baby who was just 11 days old when the Haiti earthquake struck has become one of its most amazing survival stories.
No one believed that Elisabeth Joassaint could have lived as the family home was crushed by the weight of its upper storey.
It was a full seven days later that a French rescue team returned to the ruins to search for the… Continue
Added by Englishchic on January 22, 2010 at 2:43pm —