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ST CATHERINE, Jamaica - Twenty-four-year-old Kevar Walters, a messenger of Southborough, Portmore, St Catherine, died from injuries he received in a motor vehicle collision on Portmore Lane on Friday night.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Seventy-one residents from several communities in St Catherine on Friday received Level I HEART Trust/NTA certification in various programmes after having successfully completed 12 months of vocational and life skills training under the Alternative Livelihoods and Skills Development Project.
SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (AP) — A couple married for just three weeks lured a man to his death with a Craigslist ad because they wanted to kill someone together, police said.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - A joint sitting of the Houses of Parliament will pay tribute to Nelson Mandela in a special session on Friday, December 13.
ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica - A teenager was arrested and charged in St Elizabeth on Friday in connection with the lottery scam following the arrest and charge of two people on December 2 for breaches of the Law Reform (Fraudulent Transactions) (Special Provisions) Act 2013.
ST CATHERINE, Jamaica - The body of an elderly man was found in bushes in his St Catherine community on Friday morning.
NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) – The Bahamas says it is looking forward to strengthening its relationship with the People’s Republic of China across a wide-range including trade, technical exchange, education and tourism.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — In their first statement since his death, Nelson Mandela's family says they've "lost a great man, a son of the soil".
ST THOMAS, Jamaica - Twenty-two-year-old Yankee Robinson and 26-year-old Andre Williams, both of Middleton, Stony Gut in St Thomas, were on Saturday shot dead in their community.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - The police on Saturday issued several tips advising members of the business community to adopt safe practices in transporting large sums of cash during the holiday season.
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The European Union (EU) and the Government of Jamaica on Monday, December 9, will be having a handover ceremony for the disbursement of grant resources totalling approximately J$7 billion to support the 2014/15 Budget.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Detectives arrested a teenager accused of stealing some wreckage from the Porsche that "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was in when he died in a crash in California, and a second suspect was planning to turn himself in, authorities said.
SEATTLE (AP) — Crowds of people bundled in winter coats celebrated the anniversary of marijuana legalisation in Washington state Friday by sparking up at a city-sanctioned party under Seattle's Space Needle.
ROME, Italy (AP) — A lawyer for an Italian forced to have a caesarean section in Britain after authorities found her mentally incompetent to make medical decisions says the woman had made it clear she wanted to return to Italy to give birth.
UNITED NATIONS (CMC) - The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is urging the Dominican Republic to rapidly restore the nationality of people who have been affected by the recent Constitutional Court ruling rendering thousands of people stateless.
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — As the armed fighters who rule this country hunted door-to-door for their enemies yesterday, Christian civilians caught in the crossfire fled by the thousands to the only refuge they know in this chaotic capital -- the airport guarded by French forces.
Sixty-two-year-old Barrington Downer is being removed from his motor cart which crashed into a tree along the Mandela Highway in St Catherine on Thursday. Downer, of Kellyman Terrace, Kingston 11, was taken to hospital but died while undergoing treatment. The Ferry police reported that Downer was driving in an easterly direction about 8:45 am when he lost control of the vehicle which collided into a tree.
A man wears key rings showing the face of Nelson Mandela taped to his ears to mimic earrings as he and others celebrate Mandela's life in the street outside the former president's old house in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa, yesterday. Flags were lowered to half-staff and people in black townships, in upscale mostly white suburbs and in South Africa's vast rural grasslands commemorated Nelson Mandela with song, tears and prayers on Friday while pledging to adhere to the values of unity and democracy that he embodied.
TRINIDAD and Tobago's security minister Gary Griffith has declared that he will continue to boot undesirables from that country.
THE sexual assault of three female students of a prominent St Catherine school by a gunman on Thursday has left worried residents demanding urgent action that will lead to the arrest of the perpetrator. The incident has also raised fresh concerns about the absence of proper fencing at the school.