First there was singing and deejaying, then cracking jokes, dance and fashion. Now the competitive format which has made steady gains in the performing arts comes to the fine arts with Battleart, a one-day competition among young painters which takes place at the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Kingston on Hope Road, St Andrew, on July 30.
It's easy to forget that they're just children when Jemarc Walters, Adrian Brown and Xavier Brown start speaking. Their ability to discuss complex issues like economics, crime and social welfare is impressive and, more importantly, is being put to good use.
When a young woman hits a deer with her car on a lonely coast road in Maine, Mike Bowditch, a 25-year-old game warden, gets the call. But when he arrives at the scene, he finds only a car with a smashed front end. Both the woman and the carcass are gone.
Cuba is getting more visitors, including a 20 per cent uptick in the number of Americans, but tourism income hasn't recovered from the sharp downturn caused by the global financial crisis, new government statistics say.
LITTLE FALLS, NJ (AP)Yogi Berra is most often remembered for his earnest and unintentionally hilarious views on life, but his baseball acumen was legendary, according to someone who is fairly well versed on the subject."There's a lot of stuff that...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP):A stranded emperor penguin was moved to a zoo last Friday and scheduled for surgery, as the young bird's health worsened in the New Zealand winter that is much warmer than its species' Antarctic home.
Katharine and Frederick Merrill married young and impulsively in the early 1940s. Over the next two decades, Katharine discovers her husband's depression and problems with alcohol, and worries about his mental health but remains dedicated to the promise of her marriage's early days.
Gregory Williams' (HOD) avant-garde entry, aptly called 'Birdrageous', in last Sunday's competition at Saint International's Fashionblock, was a hands-down winner from the moment it entered the runway, modelled by its creator's muse, Stacey Anderson.
Michael Jackson spent the last months of his life frightened and on edge, convinced that he would be killed by people wanting to get access to his valuable music catalogue, according to his sister, LaToya Jackson.