LOVED ones of Busy Signal are heartened by news that the DJ may not be spending any extensive period in a United States jail after pleading guilty yesterday to a charge of failure to appear in court.
"We are happy to hear that he won't be spending any long time in jail and he will be home soon," Shantal Chin, the mother one of the artiste's…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 22, 2012 at 7:30pm —
Dancehall deejay Vybz Kartel is to go on trial on November 5 in relation to the murder of Clive 'Lizard' Williams.
Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, is also charged for the murder of St Catherine businessman Barrington 'Bossy' Burton.
That matter is set to be heard on October 29.
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 22, 2012 at 2:00pm —
Curry (left) will soon lose her job as Matt Lauer's co-host on NBC's Today show, months after the program was knocked off its 17-year reign at the top of morning TV. The New York Times reported that NBC executives were preparing for Curry not to show up on Thursday. On Wednesday, But Curry defiantly arrived for work and took…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 21, 2012 at 12:49pm —
A sex party was ousted from SoHo's exclusive Mondrian Hotel (inset) after security quarreled with the party's scantily clad attendees. The School of Sex's SiN White Party went off without a hitch, organizers told the MailOnline, until Mondrian personnel started trying to snap pics of one of their celebrity guests. Pictured is an image of an unidentified couple on The School of Sex's website.
A sex party was ousted from SoHo's…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 20, 2012 at 12:56pm —
Dominican confesses to killing Bajan Corey Rohan Poleon
(pictured above) “while trying to conjure the demon”.
For the past week, a jury of five women and four men have heard testimony from police and family members of both victim and… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 20, 2012 at 12:09pm —
As debate rages on about which song should have been designated the official song to commemorate theJamaica 50th celebrations, one song that was recently released is staking a strong claim to be the official song for Team Jamaica heading to the 2012 London Olympics. The song is Team Jamaica (Light the Torch)by fast-rising singer Nando Griffiths, son of… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 19, 2012 at 3:30am —
It's been a long time since "Iron" Mike Tyson has scored a knockout in the Big Apple.
The boxing Hall of Famer's next shot at one will be on Broadway.
Tyson announced Monday that he will team up with acclaimed filmmaker Spike Lee to bring his one-man show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth, to the Great White Way this summer in a show… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 19, 2012 at 2:52am —
MEMBERS of the police Transnational Crime and Narcotics Division, assisted by their colleagues from the Caribbean Search Centre and the Canine Division, made a massive drug and money seizure in the Corporate Area yesterday.
Cocaine weighing 11.25 kilograms with a street value of over $11.2 million, cash amounting to almost $20 million, and close to US$8,000 were… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 18, 2012 at 2:02pm —
After nearly two decades away from theReggae Sumfest stage, legendary Dancehall superstar, Shabba Ranks will return to the event in this, its 20th edition.
Shabba Ranks will join the likes ofBeenie Man, Damian Marley, Konshens, Popcaan, Tifa, I-Octane and several other local artistes who will represent the island at the 20th edition of Reggae… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 18, 2012 at 12:00pm —
LIAT Dash-8 plane V2-LGH, pictured last July about to land in St Maarten. It was destroyed in Sunday night’s fire.
A huge fire swept through a hangar of regional carrier LIAT which is based at Antigua's international airport, late on Sunday night and into early Monday, destroying one of the… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 11, 2012 at 6:39am —
A New York train engineer is off the job after a commuter captured video of him reading a newspaper while he was driving. Continue
The train was on the Harlem line and heading to Grand Central Terminal on Wednesday when the commuter took the footage, myFOXny.com reported.
The rush-hour Metro-North train apparently was packed with passengers…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 10, 2012 at 6:49pm —
Jamaican Olympic champion Usain Bolt was involved in a minor accident in Half Way Tree, St. Andrew this morning at about 5:15 am. He was, however, left unhurt.
Reports are that Bolt was on his way home from a popular party when he met in the accident.
Bolt had just competed at the Diamond League meeting in Oslo Norway on Thursday and is preparing… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 10, 2012 at 4:12pm —
Clockwise from top left: Lorraine Toussaint, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Antonio Fargas and Rob Edwards.
A quartet of Hollywood film and television stars and screenwriters of Caribbean heritage is to be honoured by two Caribbean-US organisations as Caribbean-American Heritage Month celebrations continue.…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 10, 2012 at 3:45pm —
Was Manny Pacquiao Really Robbed In His Fight Against Timothy Bradley? Watch This Video & You Might Change Your Mind [Video]
WORLD BOXING CHAMPION MANNY PACQUIAO (RIGHT) IS PARTNERING WITH A LEADING CARIBBEAN HOSPITAL.
World Boxing Champion Manny Pacquiao from the Philippines is partnering with a leading Caribbean hospital and charity to bring free cardiac care to children from his homeland.…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 10, 2012 at 5:00am —
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Cheryl Cole, Tom Jones and Kylie Minogue led a galaxy of stars today performing at a concert in front of Buckingham Palace to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Thousands joined the Duchess of Cambridge and Princes William and Harry to watch the gala concert as the Queen's spectacular Jubilee weekend entered its third day.
- Queen arrived mid-way through the concert and was…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 5, 2012 at 5:30am —
Freddy Sharp, of Tennessee, pictured right while on the drug, describes his overdose on bath salts as being the 'evilest thing imaginable.' A shocking video of Sharp after taking the potent drug shows him writhing on the floor then making faces and singing to himself as he is strapped down by paramedics. Sharp, seen left being interviewed after the overdose, said he has not done bath salts since.…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 5, 2012 at 4:30am —
Former Bad Boy rapper Shyne has launched a petition in hopes of returning to the United States.
The Belize-born rapper is seeking 25,000 signature for the petition posted on the White House website.
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 5, 2012 at 3:51am —
Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar has announced a three-member team as part of her administration’s promises to grant internal self government to Tobago.
Addressing supporters of the five-party coalition People’s Partnership here over the weekend, Persad Bissessar said that the team will include university lecturer and political analyst Dr. Hamid Ghany and attorneys Chrislyn Moore and Martin… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 5, 2012 at 1:58am —
Among the many performances during the annual Hot 97 Summer Jam concert in New Jersey Sunday night (Jun 3) was a bunch of drama … thanks Hot 97 DJ Peter Rosenberg and his opinion about Nicki Minaj‘s “Starships” song.
Just an hour or so before Nicki Minaj was due to hit the main stage, while Peter Rosenberg was introducing up and coming rapper Kendrick Lamar to the “pre-stage” in the parking lot, the… Continue
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 4, 2012 at 7:00pm —
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That's the far-from-flaccid opening line of the poem Ralph Thompson performed on the open mic at the Calabash International Literary Festival,…
Added by Caribbean Fever on June 3, 2012 at 6:17am —