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KINGSTON, Jamaica – Additional testimony from Lieutenant Colonel David Cummings today said no evidence was found that Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) soldiers from the Engineer Unit stole money from a shopkeeper in Tivoli Gardens during the May 2010 operation.
BETHESDA, Maryland (AP) — Police in Maryland have accused a Bethesda man of using a selfie stick to record videos of the woman who lived above him.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – A video was shown to the enquiry today of Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke sitting on a bed inside a cell at the Jamaica Defence Force's headquarters, Up Park Camp.
PARIS (AP) — Offered a glass of water in a sweltering Parisian heat wave, Asafa Powell shook his head, preferring the risk of thirst.
NEW YORK (AP) — Google is apologizing after reports surfaced that an automatic image-recognition feature in its Photos application was identifying images of some black people as "gorillas."
KINGSTON, Jamaica – A Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) lieutenant colonel today testified in the Tivoli Enquiry that soldiers found a surveillance system in Tivoli Gardens during the May 2010 operation.
LAHORE, Pakistan (AFP) – Police in Pakistan saved a Christian couple from a Muslim mob who were attempting to lynch them for allegedly committing blasphemy, and later arrested a cleric for inciting the violence, a senior officer said Thursday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Government has approved an increase in allowance payable to people who serve as jurors in civil and criminal cases from $500 to $2000 per day.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AFP) – Six children drowned in Nigeria's economic capital Lagos when the boat ferrying them to school capsized after colliding with a bigger vessel on the city's lagoon, the government said Thursday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – A Jamaica Defence Force corporal testified yesterday at the Tivoli Enquiry that he came close to losing his life while operating a front-end loader.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Government officials, lawyers and artists participated in a conference Wednesday to hash over ways of giving Jamaica a competitive advantage from reggae, the homegrown music that long ago went global.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Cabinet may have to take another look at the fatal shooting of entertainer Robert Hill aka “Kentucky Kid” in 2009.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Opposition Spokesperson on information, sports, culture and gender affairs Olivia “Babsy” Grange has expressed deep sadness at yesterday's passing of veteran journalist and author, Kenneth "Ken" Jones.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce Anthony Hylton yesterday announced the extension of the Annual Returns and Removals/Closures Amnesties until July 30.
PARIS (AP) — Usain Bolt's Jamaica teammate Asafa Powell believes the world record holder's struggle with injury and poor form is "just a phase" and not the beginning of the end for the sprinter.
HARRISONBURG, Virginia (AP) — A Jamaican citizen living in Virginia has been sentenced for his role in an international lottery scam.
Jesus, Your faith was in the Heavenly Father, Your steadfastness being my living model! Kindly grant me the richness of such faith, To embrace Your Father as my true Provider, Having staunch belief in His eminent powers And to remain loyal to Him until my last day. If my faith shifts as temporary waves, Rush to my rescue without any hesitation, Protecting others from my fleeting frailty. May Your Presence always be lively enjoyed, Enabling me to shine as a flame of faith. My faith loyally reaches out to You!
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, (CMC) -- Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders gather here from Thursday for their annual summit with recurrent issues ranging from the impact of the ongoing global economic crisis to climate change dominating the three day event.
HOWARD Isaacs, principal of the Moneague College in St Ann is the new president-elect for the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA).
JOURNALIST, author and Jamaica Observer columnist Ken Jones passed away yesterday morning at the Doctor's Community Hospital in Maryland, USA, after an extended illness. In March of this year he celebrated his 86th birthday and 68th year as a journalist.