August 9, 2020

Sinead O’Connor converts to Islam and changes name to Shuhada’

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By Bard Wilkinson, From CNN October 26, 2018 (CNN) Irish singer Sinead O’Connor has announced her conversion to Islam, changing her name to Shuhada’ Davitt. “This is to announce that I am proud to have become a Muslim,” she wrote on Twitter on October 19. “This is the natural conclusion of any intelligent theologian’s journey. […]

RIHANNA

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BY VINETTE K. PRYCE From Caribbean Life It has been almost two decades since the Grammys were held in New York City. The actual absence of the music industry’s biggest awards show has been 18 consecutive years with the exception of 2003 when music legends went west to collect their prizes. This year, the live […]

NAN Caribbean Person of the Year 2016

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From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Dec. 28, 2016:  There is no denying that 2016 was an amazing year for Barbados-born singer turned entrepreneur and actress, Rihanna. So we had no hesitation in handing the NAN Caribbean Born Person Of The Year title to RiRi. Here’s why: 1: Robyn Rihanna Fenty is today […]

NY Attorney General takes aim at high-tech ticket scalpers

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By Billy Steele From engadget Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said ticketing in New York is a ‘fixed game. The state of New York has been known to take the lead on matters of consumer protection, and it looks like Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will do so once more. Schneiderman’s office released a report titled “Obstructed […]

Miguel Cotto stops Sergio Martinez in middleweight title fight at Madison Square Garden

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By Mitch Abramson, New York Daily News Cotto is now 8-1 at the Garden, a place he calls a second home. Sergio Martinez teased Miguel Cotto in the run-up to their bout on Saturday night that Cotto had never beaten an “A” list fighter in his career. Martinez was upset that Cotto was able to […]