Prominent St. Lician hotelier dies

Prominent St Lucia hotelier dead at 78

St. Lucia Wednesday paid tribute to tourism icon, Edward “Chef Harry” Joseph, who died Tuesday after a brief illness. He was 78. “The whole tourism industry will mourn the loss of Chef who was an…

Drew Barrymore Half-Sister Found Dead in Car 9

Drew Barrymore Half-Sister Found Dead in Car

Jessica Blyth Barrymore, the half-sister of Drew Barrymore, was found dead in her car early Tuesday morning in San Diego. Jessica's body was discovered by one of her neighbors, who told 10News ... she had a…

British publisher Felix Dennis died at age 67 17

British publisher Felix Dennis died at age 67

The British businessman, whose publishing company donated the 12,500 laptop computers to be distributed to secondary school students in St. Vincent this month, has died. Felix Dennis, who, owned a house on the Grenadine island…

Krishan (Kishu) Devidas Chandiramani, has died 21

Krishan (Kishu) Devidas Chandiramani, has died

Former president of the St. Kitts-Nevis Chamber of Industry and Commerce (CIC), Krishan (Kishu) Devidas Chandiramani, has died, less than 24 hours after he was honoured by the organisation at its annual banquet. Chandiramani, 72,…

Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86  23

Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

Dr. Maya Angelou passed quietly in her home before 8:00 a.m. EST. Her family is extremely grateful that her ascension was not belabored by a loss of acuity or comprehension. She lived a life as…

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies  25

Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies

US former boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, whose wrongful conviction for murder caused an international outcry, has died at the age of 76. He died on Sunday at his home in Toronto, Canada, his friend and…

Former Canadian Finance Minister dead at 64 27

Former Canadian Finance Minister dead at 64

(CHCH story) The House of Commons suspended its sitting before question period, as they learned of Flaherty’s death. Opposition MP’s also offered their condolences to Flaherty’s colleagues. Flaherty is being remembered as an astute politician,…

Westboro church founder Fred Phelps dies 29

Westboro church founder Fred Phelps dies

TOPEKA, Kan. — The Rev. Fred Phelps, the virulently antigay preacher who drew wide, scornful attention for staging demonstrations at military funerals as a way to proclaim his belief that God is punishing America for…

UVa Student Dies in Dominica Boating Accident 32

UVa Student Dies in Dominica Boating Accident

Officials at the University of Virginia confirmed Saturday night that a student taking part in the Semester at Sea program has died. Casey Schulman, a fourth-year foreign affairs major from Falls Church, was killed Saturday…

Loftus Emmanuel

Loftus Emmanuel passes on

The man who was associated with organizing Harlem related musical events, businessman Loftus Emmanuel has died. He passed away moments ago (Wednesday morning around 11am) at the Princess Margaret Hospital. A diabetic, 65-year-old Emmanuel is…