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CLARENDON, Jamaica – Residents of Morgan’s district in Spaulding, Clarendon, this morning set upon robbers in their community, only to later discover that one of the men was a police constable.
MARACAY, Venezuela (AP) — Workers in the industrial complex had been hiding in bathrooms and closets for hours when the shooting stopped. The last of the four suspected thieves, a slightly built man in yellow rain boots, surrendered on the roof, crying out “Jesus saves!"
KINGSTON, Jamaica – A policeman is currently in hospital after he was stabbed in the neck while on duty in Admiral Town, Kingston this morning.
ST CATHERINE, Jamaica – A man was shot dead last night while three other people, including a woman and her one-year-old child, were left nursing gunshot wounds.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago is celebrating its 53rd anniversary of political independence from Britain with the thoughts of the political leaders of the country fixed on the September 7 general elections and the destruction that occurred in the neighbouring island of Dominica.
MIAMI (AP) — Fred has strengthened to a hurricane as it approaches the Cape Verde Islands in the Atlantic Ocean.
Almighty, true and incomparable God,
Friends, I know that you are still celebrating, like me. But, while you are at it, let us not forget the task at hand: that is to mek sure we get some of di mean man money (25, 19).
THE recent spate of suicides among Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) members has led a member of the constabulary's Chaplaincy Unit to call on police personnel to look out for signs of stress among colleagues.
EIGHTY- two-year-old Alva Brown sat with a smile on his face and watched as Food For The Poor (FFP) workers constructed his new home in Steer Town, St Ann. After years of living in a badly deteriorated house the elderly man and his daughter Kayon were happy to finally have a comfortable dwelling.
A Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) soldier accused of chopping his common-law wife and two of her friends, while threatening to hack off one of the victim's head and put it on a stick, has been offered bail.
THE mission statement of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) is to provide the people of Jamaica with an independent and effective criminal prosecution service which is both fair and just. The ODPP is staffed with 44 attorneys, 43 of whom act on the DPP's behalf as her agents, and 34 administrative members of staff.
PRIME Minister Portia Simpson Miller has expressed "deepest sympathy" on behalf of Jamaica to the Government and people of Dominica on the tragic loss of lives and destruction caused by Tropical Storm Erika.
INMATES residing at three of the island's penal institutions continue to produce exceptional results at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) level.
THE Caribbean Community (Caricom) is considered to have some 'competitive' advantage in the cultivation of the marijuana plant for medicinal purposes and may wish to explore any commercial benefit from a potential multi-billion dollar industry, according to a report now before Caricom heads.
ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — On the edge of a Hungarian cornfield, the beam from a car's headlights reflects in their eyes: Europe's newest residents catching their breaths, fresh from evading border police.
TOKYO, Japan (AP) — Mothers holding their children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies to the beat of a drum.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A large fire broke out yesterday in the basement of a sprawling residential complex in Saudi Arabia's oil-rich east, killing at least 11 people and injuring more than 200, officials in the kingdom said.
SAINT International and Jamaican model Tami Williams is the first Caribbean model to be selected by Calvin Klein (CK),the global fashion behemoth, as the face of the brand for its Collection Fall 2015 Campaign, catapulting the young woman into the realm of superstardom.
HUNDREDS of family, friends and associates gathered at the Meadowvale Seventh-day Adventist Church in Kingston yesterday at the service of thanksgiving for the life of Mavis Midory Coke who died on July 29, 2015. She was 84.