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March 16, 2011
by Richard André…
The U.S. envoy to the United Nations told the Security Council on Thursday that troops loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi were increasingly engaging in sexual violence and some had been issued the impotency drug Viagra, diplomats said.
Several U.N. diplomats who attended a closed-door Security Council meeting on Libya told Reuters that U.S. Ambassador Susan Rice raised the Viagra issue in the context…Continue
Dubbed "binge-in-a-can," the Snoop Dogg-promoted alcoholic beverage is being targeted by legislators for allegedly promoting its fruity mix to…Continue
Why didn't Prince William watch his bride walk down the aisle? Who was that little girl covering her ears and frowning while the newlyweds kissed on the balcony? Where can I get those gorgeous earrings Kate wore to her wedding? The last remaining…Continue
European fans of dancehall artiste Vybz Kartel will not be seeing him in the next few days as expected due to the cancellation of shows he was scheduled to appear on, as he did not receive a visa from the United Kingdom High Commission in Jamaica.
Vybz Kartel's first scheduled show which was to be held last Saturday in Lahr, Germany, was cancelled and he…Continue
Federal agents yesterday arrested 10 Delta Air Lines employees suspected of smuggling marijuana and cocaine from Jamaica while working at Detroit Metro Airport, The Detroit News has reported.
Information reaching THE WEEKEND STAR is that a total of 12 persons were arrested following an investigation that lasted more than a year and involved…Continue
Behind The Scenes: Amber Rose KING Cover
A little teaser from King's next cover girl Amber Rose. Enjoy!
Why didn't Prince William watch his bride walk down the aisle? Who was that little girl covering her ears and frowning while the newlyweds kissed on the balcony? Where can I get those gorgeous earrings Kate wore to her wedding? The last remaining mysteries of the royal wedding are solved, right here at Shine.…Continue
Grammy Kid Shabba Ranks is taking no prisoners as he rides roughshod into the dancehall on the scorching hot Pepper riddim.
Created by Big Ship's Stephen Di Genius McGregor, the Pepper riddim, is currently blazing the dancehall with Mavado's song of the same name taking a bow as the hottest song in the dnacehall currently.
Ristananna Tracey receiving her Penn Relays
watch on April 28, 2011. (photo by Kim Spir)
The Caribbean dominance at the annual Penn Relays is continuing for another straight year, as proven Thursday by Jamaica’s Ristananna Tracey and Puerto Rico’s Marcos Sanchez.
Several Caribbean governor generals, premiers and prime ministers have made the coveted invitation list to the much-talked about Royal Wedding of the year.
The Governor-Generals of Antigua and Barbuda, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Belize, Barbados, St Christopher and Nevis, St Lucia and St Vincent and the Grenadines are all invited to the April 29 royal wedding between Prince William…Continue
Black patrons at the 4Play nightclub in Buffalo, New York this past Saturday are alleging that they were kicked out because there were “too many Black people” in the venue.
At 11 p.m., security and the club manager were reportedly overheard by both white and Black residents saying that they needed to throw out some Black people to whiten up the…Continue
"Autumn came, dyed with the trodden grapes:
The wine, justly owed to Jupiter, was paid.
So the day is called the Vinalia: Jupiter claims it,
And loves to be present at his…Continue
Donald Trump selects Mike Pence as VP
Jennifer Lopez and Drake are getting animated. The superstars have been tapped to lend their vocal talents to 20th Century Fox’s Ice Age: Continental Drift, joining a cast that includes Keke Palmer, Jeremy Renner, Aziz Ansari, and Wanda Sykes…Continue
Pratt City,Alabama residents left stunned as they try to pick up the pieces of destroyed community
(CNN) -- The death toll from a series of violent storms that swept across the South jumped to 173 after a statewide review by Alabama emergency management officials…