Bahsid McLean, 23 (right), posed in front of the bathroom mirror holding the bloody head of his slain mother, Tanya Byrd (left), like a trophy and used his phone to snap the grisly photo as a keepsake. McLean has been charged with killing Byrd, 45, earlier this week after an argument in which the mother told her son to grow up and move out of her apartment in the South Bronx.
Added by REDD on February 28, 2013 at 1:00pm —
Having been incarcerated for nearly 17 months on murder and conspiracy charges, Adidja 'Vybz Kartel' Palmer has unleashed his fury on Jamaican police forces in a new letter from prison, alleging they have done everything imaginable to keep him behind bars.
The five-page handwritten letter, publicized via… Continue
Added by DJ Trends on February 28, 2013 at 10:49am —
Erika Menendez, 31, who was found fit to stand trial in New York today, expressed no remorse when she told detectives her senseless motive which ended the life of 46-year-old Sunando Sen last December in Queens. 'I'm prejudice,' she said according to the New York Post. 'I pushed him in front of the train because I thought it was cool.'
- Erika Menendez, 31, was found fit to stand trial in the murder…
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 27, 2013 at 6:30pm —
A very unlikely friendship has grown between blind Sudanese former slave, Ker Deng (left) and Bruce Ratner (center) the developer of New York's $1 billion Barclays Center - home of the Brooklyn Nets. Firm friends, the pair even had a boys' night out at the Barclays Center to watch the home team's thrilling 113-111 overtime win over the Milwaukee Bucks and at half-time went to Net's part-owner Jay-Z in his luxury suite at the arena.…
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 27, 2013 at 6:01pm —
Dozens of Manta Ray fish were mysteriously washed up on the beach in Gaza City today and carted off to market by Palestinian fishermen. It was the first time the fish had been seen on the beach for six years, according to a local video report purporting to show fisherman examining the Rays. Reaching up to an extraordinary 23ft in length, they are one of the largest living fish and have developed skeletons of cartilage rather than bone.…
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 27, 2013 at 6:00pm —
Police said that 38-year-old Powell, a mother of five, was gunned downed at her work place in the capital.
The Antigua and Barbuda government is offering an EC$100,000 (One EC dollar = US$0.37 cents) reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the brazen daylight murder of a mother on Tuesday…
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 27, 2013 at 3:24pm —
Jermaine Dupri made his So So Def 20th Anniversary concert at The Fox Theater in Atlanta on Saturday night (Feb. 24) a memorable one.
JD brought out So So Def family members Da Brat, Bow Wow, Kris Kross, Jagged Edge and more. In addition to those acts, Mariah Carey, Monica, Jay-Z, Usher, Ludacris and Young Jeezy also… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 27, 2013 at 12:54pm —
Journalist Darryl Heeralal was dismissed Monday after he posted racist remarks on his Facebook page regarding protest action by residents of a poor neighbourhood following a fatal traffic crash that left four people dead Sunday
Police have identified those killed as 27-year-old Hady Paul, her children eight-year-old Akasha and seven-year-old Shakira. One unidentified person later died… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 26, 2013 at 10:53am —
As Caricom leaders meet in Haiti this week with rising crime and economic problems on their minds, a murder spree and a bloody weekend in Trinidad and Tobago are underscoring the peril the region faces and emphasizing why the issue is considered so important.
During a three-day weekend that ended on Sunday, at least seven people were killed, many of them murdered by unknown… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 26, 2013 at 12:31am —
Swedish meatballs with lingenberry jam sold by Ikea.
Sweden's Ikea stopped nearly all sales of meatballs at its furniture store cafeterias across Europe after tests in the Czech Republic on Monday showed some contained horsemeat. Continue
The world's No. 1 furniture retailer, known also for the signature restaurants at its huge out-of-town stores, said it was…
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 25, 2013 at 5:37pm —
'Racist': Twitter was awash with complaints after best actress nominee Quvenzhané Wallis was referred to as 'little Q' in coverage of the Oscars ceremony
The boss of The Onion has been forced to issue a grovelling apology to nine-year-old Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis after the satirical newspaper site referred to the young…
Added by REDD on February 25, 2013 at 2:30pm —
Soca ambassador, Machel Montano has been ordered to pay a total of $27,200 in fines and compensation in the assault case which saw victim, Russel Pollanais hospitalized for some time. The entertainer was found guilty on five charges- four of which were for assaulting Zen nightclub patrons Gerard Bowrin, Brandis Browne, Janelle Lee Chee, and… Continue
Added by REDD on February 25, 2013 at 1:00pm —
Denzil Boyd, who was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead,
is the second retired policeman to be gunned down in six months.
Commissioner of Police Owen Ellington has described as “shameless, heartless and senseless” the murder of retired deputy superintendent of police, Denzil Boyd, 63, who… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 25, 2013 at 12:47pm —
Angry Sea Lots residents and other onlookers are kept at bay by police officers in riot gear shortly after Hadeey Paul and her two daughters—Shakira and Ruthie—were struck and killed by a car driven by an off-duty policeman. Three other residents were also hit. PHOTO: ANDRE ALEXANDER
Bundles of fresh produce on top…
Added by REDD on February 24, 2013 at 9:00pm —
A Russian woman recently searched the surprise of her life when she came across a visual of her boyfriend locking lips with one of his side-chicks on Google Maps (Russian version Yandex Maps)!
Marina Voinova wanted to get a closer look of a building using the street view feature. After zooming in, she noticed he boyfriend Sasha hugging on another woman!
To prove… Continue
Added by REDD on February 24, 2013 at 5:20pm —
A prominent Maryland gynecologist who was recently fired for secretly videotaping his female patients during examinations wrote a letter apologizing to his wife before committing suicide, it was revealed today.
Dr Nikita Levy was found dead in his suburban Baltimore home Monday, just… Continue
Added by REDD on February 24, 2013 at 4:00pm —
There was an air of anticipation as the many passengers and dignitaries await at Kennedy Airport in New York, the arrival of FLY JAMAICA, for its inaugural flight. There were the usual greetings as Jamaicans gathered, but there was genuine excitement that the Jamaica Brand would be flying. There was also the genuine goodwill for the success of the venture.
When FLY JAMAICA landed at Kennedy… Continue
Added by Dahved Levy "rocking you" on February 24, 2013 at 3:30am —
Pistorius 'DID beat model girlfriend with a cricket bat' police tell horrified family and show them photographs of her extensive head injuries to prove it
A judge has dramatically agreed to release graphic pictures of Reeva Steenkamp's gunshot wounds after her parents begged for the 'world to see' the pain Oscar Pistorius had inflicted on their daughter.…
Added by Dahved Levy "rocking you" on February 24, 2013 at 2:00am —
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 23, 2013 at 11:30am —
We were truly appalled by how long it took us to work these out.
A furor over slavery has erupted at a Midtown elementary school, after a teacher handed out math homework that include questions asking kids to tally the killing and beating of slaves.
The shocking questions were given to at least one class… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on February 23, 2013 at 12:30am —