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LOS ANGELES, United States (AP) — Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in Halloween costumes were killed by a hit-and-run driver at a Southern California intersection Friday night, authorities said.
PARIS, France (AFP) — The ousted president of Burkina Faso has left the capital Ouagadougou and fled towards the south of the country, a French diplomatic source said yesterday.
TELECOMS company LIME signed dancehall artiste Konshens and former Miss Jamaica World (2006) Sara Lawrence as its newest
THE Accountant General's Department (AGD) employee and three of his co-accused who were arrested on Tuesday are alleged to have defrauded the Government entity of $19 million in the so-called dead claims scam, according to the prosecution.
A Kingston businessman who was reportedly found with just over $1.3 million in both US and Jamaican currency, and 19 pounds of ganja at his home, was again denied bail in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court.
MONTEGO BAY, St James — Minister of Health Dr Fenton Ferguson says discussions are presently under way with the Jamaica Fire Brigade and the Jamaica Defence Force with the aim of having them play a key role in the transportation of Ebola patients, should the need arise.
Coretta Vincent, the 37-year-old disabled woman who was robbed of her wheelchair on October 8, was seen riding down Spanish Town Road Thursday in the new chair donated by telecoms giant Digicel.
DETECTIVES probing Wednesday's brazen daylight murder of a man on the outskirts of New Kingston say they have received new information suggesting that the victim — Collin Mann — was a lieutenant of former Tivoli Gardens don Christopher 'Dudus' Coke.
THE office of the Prime Minister (OPM) heads a list of organisations that could soon be subjected to lie detector testing as Government moves to make polygraphs the norm for persons seeking to work in sensitive positions.
Decked in a costume made from shredded rice bags and a scary mask, this member of a jonkanoo band thrilled the busy shopping district of West Queen Street, in downtown Kingston, yesterday. (PHOTO: LIONEL ROOKWOOD)
KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Police are now confirming that two persons were shot and killed during a drive-by shooting incident on Galloway Road, Waltham Park, St. Andrew late yesterday evening.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Jamaica will be establishing a Cyber Incident Response Team as it moves to strengthen the country’s virtual security platform.
LONDON, England (AFP) - Scarred by a run of three games without victory, misfiring Premier League champions Manchester City will attempt to reassert their authority when they host derby rivals Manchester United this weekend.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Jamaican Embassy in Brazil has been encouraging Jamaicans living in the South American country to participate in the government’s ongoing Diaspora Mapping exercise.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Meteorological (Met) Service of Jamaica says that a cold front is expected to affect the island on the weekend bringing showers to most northern parishes.
NAIROBI, Kenya (Reuters) - Kenya's Rita Jeptoo, winner of the Boston and Chicago Marathons for the last two years, has failed an out-of-competition doping test, Athletics Kenya said on Friday.
LONDON, England (AFP) - The English Premier League ran up a record US$614 million deficit in its pre-season purchases of foreign football stars but more than covered its spending with extra TV and rights earnings around the world, a report said Thursday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Disaster management in the Caribbean region is getting a boost with a 20 million euro grant from the European Union, according to the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA).
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Kevin Dyer, 29, of Chaguanas, Trinidad, was sentenced today to pay J$250,000 or serve three (3) months imprisonment for failure to declare US$45,000 at the Norman Manley International Airport.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Financial Investigations Division (FID) has reported that a Trinidadian courier was today (October 31) sentenced to pay J$250,000 or serve three months in prison for failure to declare US$45,000 at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston.