July, 2010

Barefoot Bandit escape attempt caught on tape

Huffington Post, USA (Blog): The now-infamous "Barefoot Bandit" was nabbed earlier this month after crash landing a plane in the Bahamas. Nineteen year old Colton Harris Moore is suspected of stealing the plane from Indiana.

AA crash lawsuits begin

Observer, Jamaica: Several passengers on the ill-fated American Airlines (AA) plane that crashed in Kingston last December have filed legal claims against the airline, AA officials confirmed yesterday.

Sparrow doing well after surgery

Guardian, Trinidad: Renowned calypso icon Slinger Francisco, popularly known as Sparrow, is resting comfortably at a private hospital in Maryland, United States, after undergoing emergency surgery.