Bobbi Kristina suffers setback

February 27, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_3464" align="alignleft" width="300"] Bobbii Kristina & Nick Gordon[/caption] KINGSTON, Jamaica — Efforts to take Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of the late Whitney Houston, out of her medical induced coma has suffered a setback, US media are reporting. Reports are that 21-year-old Brown started having seizures as...

New multimillion-dollar hotel opens in Haiti

February 26, 2015 in International

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) – Former United States president Bill Clinton welcomed the new US$45 million Marriott hotel here, saying it provides an opportunity for the French-speaking Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country “to show the real Haiti to the rest of the world”. The 175-room hotel...

Pistorius Challenges Judge’s appeal ruling

February 25, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_3844" align="alignright" width="300"] South African Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius[/caption] Lawyers for jailed South African Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius have launched a legal bid to prevent prosecutors from appealing against his acquittal on murder charges. Judge Thokozile Masipa ruled in December that prosecutors could appeal...