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KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The Urban Development Corporation (UDC) recently unveiled layout designs for a new fishing village to be established at Sector M East, Port Henderson Road (Back Road) in St Catherine.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Meteorological Service of Jamaica says that at 5:00 pm Tuesday the centre of Tropical Depression Two was located near Latitude 12.9 degrees north and Longitude 49.6 degrees west or about 1,290 kilometres east of the Lesser Antilles.
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The National Water Commission (NWC) says that six people were recently convicted in the Spanish Town Resident Magistrate’s Court for stealing water.
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Opposition spokesman on Science, Environment and ICT, Dr Andrew Wheatley, says that Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Phillip Paulwell has been “hustling off” the country’s spectrum resources to help meet short term government commitments.
KINGSTON, Jamaica —The US dollar on Tuesday, July 22, ended trading at J$112.63 down seven cents, according to the Bank of Jamaica’s daily foreign exchange trading summary.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – CEO of Downsound Records, Josef Bogdanovich, remains positive despite the recent court judgement that demanded he shut down his business at 43 St Andrew Park and relocate.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior US intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that led to the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but they offered no evidence of direct Russian government involvement.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, 11 of their parents have died, town residents say.
TORONTO, Canada (CMC) – A Jamaican is among four persons who have been charged with buying fraudulent passports in Canada.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Ministry of National security expects several communities islandwide to reap benefits following the recent training and placement of 120 persons as ‘Violence Interrupters.’
LONDON (AP) — A racehorse owned by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II that won the prestigious Gold Cup at Royal Ascot last year has tested positive for the banned substance morphine.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Seven members of a gang that allegedly tried to smuggle £1 million worth of cocaine into Britain hidden in sealed cans of Jamaican callaloo have been jailed following extensive investigations into their activities.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Prisoners at the Portmore Police Station in St Catherine were thwarted Tuesday morning in a brazen attempt to escape the lock-up.
NEWARK, New Jersey (AP) — Newark's police department will undergo independent monitoring after a three-year federal investigation released Tuesday found what it called "a pattern of unconstitutional policing" that included excessive use of force and inadequate accountability.
UNITED STATES (AP) -- Two US airlines cancelled all flights to Israel until further notice, after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.
LONDON (AP) — Britain's prime minister says black boxes from the Malaysia Airlines plane downed in eastern Ukraine will be examined by U.K. air accident investigators.
MIAMI (AP) — A tropical depression is moving west in the Atlantic and is expected to degenerate over the next few days.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil has hired Dunga as its new national team coach as he returns to a job he held four years ago.
COLOMBO (AFP) - Sri Lankan police were Tuesday investigating the gang-rape of an 11-year-old girl allegedly by seven sailors in the island's former war zone, a spokesman said.
KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — The remains of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in territory held by the Ukrainian government on Tuesday on their way to the Netherlands, after delays and haphazard treatment of the bodies that put pressure on European foreign ministers meeting in Brussels to impose tougher economic sanctions on Russia.