A powerful earthquake of 7.0 magnitude rocked Haiti just before
5 p.m. Eastern time, 10 miles southwest from the highly populated
capital of Port-au-Prince.
There were two aftershocks — of 5.5 and 5.9 magnitude — that
followed in the last hour, and more are expected to happen.
The city has about 2 million people, according to National Geographic.
According to several news reports, a large hospital in the capital had
collapsed, and people were screaming in streets full of rubble.
Haiti, by far the poorest country in the Western hemisphere, has been...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, January 11, 2010 - A Jamaican man
who created a bomb scare in New Zealand's capital last month is now
being accused of attempted robbery and threatening to kill a bank
employee and her family.
Paul Martin Williams was previously accused of threatening to do an act
likely to cause major property damage, "namely to blow up the bank" on
December 9th. Now he has been slapped with three additional counts - two
separate charges of threatening to kill a bank employee and her family by
letter, and a charge of using a threat to demand...
The real question of curiosity is why Reggae Superstar
Barrington Levy is being persecuted when there is a dangerous
pedophile on the loose! Samara Cunningham (34) aka ‘Russian’
an employee of Mr. Levy allegedly violated his daughter who is
The legendary singer was called to the police station on January
7th to be questioned. It is said that the singer’s minor daughter
invited Cunningham to their residence while she was alone with
a younger relative.
According to an unnamed source, Mr. Levy’s fourteen year old
daughter sent her younger...
ReggaeMe, USA (AP) - Mariah Carey jokingly blames her loony
acceptance speech at the Palm Springs International Film
Festival awards on director Lee Daniels.
"The thing is me and Lee hadn't seen each other in a long time,
and then he was presenting my award, so he starts off immediately
with inside jokes," Carey said backstage at the People's Choice Awards
Wednesday night, where she was named favourite R&B artiste.
"We had splashes of champagne, and I love Lee but he's a bad influence,"
the singer said and laughed.
ReggaeMe (AP) - A record number of people were killed in Jamaica
last year, solidifying the island's reputation as having one of the world's
highest murder rates.
Police said the majority of the 1,680 killings - six more than the
previous record set in 2005 - involved victims of drug and extortion
gangs and occurred far from the island's trendy tourist spots, and
most were shootings.
The announcement comes as Jamaica prepares for the arrival of a
radical Muslim cleric who served time in a British prison for urging the
killing of Americans, Hindus...
On the golf course, Tiger Woods is right-handed. But off the course,
he swings both ways - at least according to one of his alleged mistresses.
RadarOnline.com reports that Italian model Loredana Jolie Ferriolo, who is
attempting to sell a tell-all book on her alleged trysts with the pro golf
star, claims to have witnessed Woods participating in gay encounters.
Ferriolo told the Web site that the book would dish details on the
golfer's "healthy appetite for arranged sex, threesomes, girls next door,
girl-girl, and an answer to all the rumors surrounding...
Robert Nesta "Bob" Marley (February 6, 1945 – May 11, 1981) was a
Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the lead singer,
songwriter and guitarist for the ska, rocksteady and reggae bands
The Wailers (1964–1974) and Bob Marley & The Wailers (1974–1981).
Marley remains the most widely known and revered performer of reggae
music, and is credited for helping spread both Jamaican music and the
Rastafari movement to a worldwide audience.
VH1 Behind The Music - Legend (pt. 1 of 6)
ReggaeMe - What are the chances of a born and bred Midwestern
female from a midwestern family becoming a reggae dancehall deejay?
Pretty slim! But the story of Zerby is nothing short of sensational. With
a lot of guts, determination and talent, she defied the odds and has
proven that she can DJ just as well as a Jamaican yardie.
After nine months in the studio and as a follow up to her first CD, Zerby
shows off her musical wares with her latest CD release "Ready Now"
released on her own moniker Hotness Records January 12, 2010.
ReggaeMe - Amsterdam - Dutch authorities have seized 24-hundred
pounds of cocaine from a Jamaican cargo ship. They say the drug,
which has a street value of more than 43-million dollars, was hidden
among containers of whiskey on the ship.
A special law enforcement team found the container last week in the
port of Rotterdam and arrested five men in Amsterdam where it was
delivered. The cocaine has been destroyed.
Jamaica is on a U.S. list of 20 countries identified as major production
or distribution centers for illegal drugs. The Justice Department...
ReggaeMe - Nairobi I, Kenya — A Jamaican-born radical Muslim cleric
who once led a London mosque attended by convicted terrorists is
stuck in Kenya despite attempts to deport him because other nations
are refusing to allow him to transit through their countries, officials said
Sheik Abdullah el-Faisal is being expelled from Kenya because of his
history of being involved in terrorist activities, Kenya's immigration minister
said. Britain has said that el-Faisal's teachings heavily influenced one of
the bombers who carried out the 2005 transport...
Shaggy who was scheduled to bring the curtains down, however,
what would transpire would cast a shadow, if only for a moment,
on an excellent evening of entertainment for a great cause. Having
introduced Mavado, who was supposed to make a pledge, the Gully
God then called on his 'father', Bounty Killer.
Bounty Killer then entered the stage to a cheers from the crowd.
Those cheers would easily die away and make for a moment of relative
silence and a few dropped jaws as the deejay came out blaring, "batyman
and battyman we nuh waa dem aroun mi " part of...
Genre of music: I like all type of music. If you look in my CD case or in my
itunes you will see everything from Creed to Garbage to Groove Armada to
Escada to Sizzla to Red Rat to Micheal Jackson.... ect... (you get the point).
Favorite Song: Micheal Jacksons "The way you make me feel" And Jah Cure "Longing For".
Best Memory Moment: My first time performing in London and the first time in Africa and Costa Rica.
Years in the business: I've been voicing songs sing i was 4, but professionally 13 years.