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Speaking ahead of tomorrow`s global donor conference for Haiti at the U.N., Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the `smart` rebuilding of Haiti after January`s earthquake will require some $11.5 billion of spending over the next 10 years.
`That is our challenge…Continue
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FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- 1:20pm – Grand Bahama was left damaged and residents in shock after two suspected tornadoes touched ground along the southern portion of the island around noon today.
One tornado struck the Freeport Container Port, setting off a domino-effect of toppled cranes. There have been reports of…Continue
At schools across the island, the videos are causing a stir. The wireless internet is abuzz with footage of school children, some of them under 14 years of age, committing sex acts with multiple partners. Children from two different schools were involved. In one video, a fifth form girl in school uniform is exposed on camera as the hands of unseen persons play with her vagina. In another two videos, one underage girl from a Castries school performs fellatio on a younger…Continue
Check out this article that appeared in today’s Observer. It maad!! Just had to bring it to your attention. After reading it tell us which of the titles you would give Kartel, DJ, porn star, or gangsta!
Kartel: Deejay, gangsta, or porn star?
Deejay Vybz Kartel surely knows how to grab head lines (no pun intended.) He has positioned himself as the top deejay locally and last year released a slew of songs which ensured that he claimed the coveted DJ of the…
The murder toll climbed to 108 yesterday as two more people were killed in separate incidents. The victims have been identified as Maurice Graham, 60, of Diamond Valle, Diego Martin, and Hayden Adams, 53, of Laventille Road, Laventille. Police are working on the theory that Graham was beaten to death early yesterday in what they suspect was a dispute over property. Graham’s corpse was discovered in a house at Covigne Road, Diego Martin, around 10.30 am.
The Mavado, Vybz Kartel unity concert scheduled for this weekend in Barbados has been officially cancelled. Prime Minister David Thompson made the announcement at a press conference held yesterday, exactly two days before the event.
Thompson is quoted in the Barbados Advocate as saying: “That quest to do the right thing by Barbadians prompted my request for the meeting with the organisers of the proposed show and I am happy to announce that in deference to the…
The Jamaican government has a hit list of 50 prominent tax evaders, and somehwere on that list is flambouyant, colour-colour hair deejay, Oneil ‘Elephant Man’ Bryan.
The dancehall artiste was scheduled to leave the island on Wednesday but was turned back at the airport by oficials who picked up his name on the Top 50.
Since then, the artiste has resolved his outstanding tax obligations and left the island on Thursday to join the rest of his entourage for a…
Gilbert Arenas won't have to serve jail time, a judge ruled Friday.
The Washington Wizards three-time All-Star point guard was sentenced Friday in D.C. Superior Court by Judge Robert E. Morin on one felony count of violating the District of Columbia's strict gun laws
Arenas must serve 30 days in a halfway house and register as a gun offender.
He was sentenced to two years probation and must donate $5,000 to…
Jamaican authorities have identified three of the 62 Haitians who reached local shores on Monday as prisoners who escaped when the National Penitentiary in which they were incarcerated collapsed on January 12.
A government source told The Gleaner that the…Continue
Is it a region or is it a culture? Is it the food, the music or is it the dialects? Many have struggled with these questions, including myself. The Caribbean a.k.a The West Indies or Antilles contains 56% of the Americas, more than any other geographic region. Its primary language is English with nineteen of the twenty nine islands listing…Continue
(CBS) When a marriage breaks up, there sometimes can be a third party. But being the "other man" or "other woman" can cost you: In seven states, you can sue the woman or man you believe broke up your marriage. And recently, this centuries' old law helped one North Carolina woman win big -- $9 million big.
Under a law called "alienation of affection" Cynthia Shackelford, 60, of Raleigh, sued Anne Lundquist, 49, of…
TMZ.com: Beyonce Knowles is officially a big sister again -- a DNA test has confirmed that Mathew Knowles is the father of Alexsandra Wright's brand new baby boy ... sources tell TMZ.
With the DNA test a match, we're told lawyers for Knowles and Wright are in the final stages of negotiating a settlement for baby Nixon's child support.
Wright filed a paternity suit last October…
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Ludacris ripped MTV's Spring Break with his performance of "My Chick Bad"
Of course Young Money's Nicki Minaj was there to lend a hand, looking as good as ever in all white from head to toe.
"My Chick Bad" is off Luda's new album 'Battle Of The Sexes' in stores now.
Next up was Trey Songz performing his hit song "I Invented Sex" off his album…
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There is an old rule of politics, from the old politics - before the discourse was played out like a food fight every night on cable television. The rule goes something like this:
When all else fails, resort to principle.
It is what this President has done with health care, what he has done across the first 14 months…
James Brown's daughter has claimed the singer's body has gone missing from its crypt.
LaRhonda Pettit, 48, alleges the body of Brown, who died in December 2006 aged 73, is being hidden to prevent a full autopsy being carried out.
Ms Pettit said the official cause of death, which was said to be a heart attack brought by pneumonia, is not the real reason behind the Godfather of Soul's passing.…
Police in New Jersey arrested a teenager in connection with a public-address-system announcement telling "all blacks" to leave a Wal-Mart store, a police spokesman said.
The 16-year-old boy is from Atlantic County, New Jersey, said deputy police chief John Dalesandro of the Washington Township Police Department. The suspect was arrested Friday in Atlantic County on bias intimidation and harassment charges, police said in a statement Saturday. He is in…
PALM HARBOR, Fla. -- Tiger Woods will make his highly anticipated return to competitive golf at the Masters.
The world's No. 1-ranked player, who has never missed the year's first major as a professional, announced in a statement Tuesday that Augusta National Golf Club will be the site of his comeback
"The Masters is where I won my first major and I view this tournament with great respect. After a long and necessary time away from…
Nine months after Michael Jackson’s death, his estate has signed one of the biggest recording contracts in history, giving Sony, Mr. Jackson’s longtime label, the rights to sell his back catalog and draw on a large vault of unheard recordings.
The deal, for about 10 recordings through 2017, will guarantee the Jackson estate up to $250 million in advances and other payments and offer an especially high royalty rate for sales both…
Chris Brown in TT for wedding
By Onika James Sunday, March 14 2010…