News Americas, VANCOUVER, Canada, Fri. Nov. 18, 2016: Bajan star Rihanna is on to acting in a major way. The star, who will be in Barbados on November 30th to help the island mark its 50th anniversary of Independence and meet Prince Harry, was on set in Vancouver, Canada this week filming the role of Marion Crane, the woman in the shower in Psycho, for the upcoming season of Bates Motel.
Persons interested in participating in the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission’s (JCDC) 2017 Festival of the Performing Arts Competition, Jamaica Festival Song Competition and Jamaica Gospel Song and Children’s Gospel Song Competitions have until Friday, November 25 to submit their entries.
Upcoming Canadian Roots Reggae artist Nanny Mystik was brutally murdered in her home in Linstead, Jamaica on Monday November 14th, 2016. Constable Detective Barrett confirmed the details when contacted by telephone at the Linstead Police Station. “Ms. McCalla succumbed to her wounds suffered in her home on Monday. Her children were present when the incident happened, and they have since been taken to Clarendon to be with their Grandparents.”
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Last night, on “60 Minutes,” Donald Trump gave his first TV interview since being elected — and get this, he said that he will only take $1 a year as president. All part of Trump’s unending commitment to never pay taxes. Trump said that he would not accept the standard $400,000 salary that presidents get. That story again: Trump made his first deal as president-elect and lost almost $400,000. After Donald Trump met with President Obama, Trump seemed surprised by the scope of the president’s duties. Trump said, “Who knew?” And Hillary was like, “I did.” I want to say happy birthday to Prince Charles, who turned 68 today. His friends got him a cake, which was nice until Queen Elizabeth popped out of it and shouted, “Still here!” Apple just released a new app that lets you read books with your kids on your TV. Or as dads put it, “Yeah, this ‘book’ is about the Patriots-Seahawks game, and it’s a thriller.” Scientists have discovered that rats actually enjoy being tickled and even have their own version of laughing. Scientists were very excited about this discovery, while everyone else was like, “How’s that Zika cure coming along?” Did anyone see the super moon? This is the biggest super moon in 69 years. It happens when the moon appears bigger because it’s much closer to the Earth than usual. Apparently 2016’s been so crazy that even the moon was like, “I’ve got to see this for myself.”