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Published:Tuesday | November 21, 2017 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | November 21, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Nebraska regulators approved an alternative route Monday for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. It was the last major regulatory hurdle facing project operator TransCanada Corp., though opponents say another round of federal approval may now be...

Published:Monday | November 20, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith says that CARIFORUM ministers are committed to ensuring that terms under the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) will continue to govern CARIFORUM-United Kingdom (UK) trade...

Published:Sunday | November 19, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Recently one of my young readers wrote for help with his idea for a product he was working on. Let's call him George, to keep his identity confidential. The conversation went like this:George: My name is George. I am 22 years of age. I would like...

Published:Saturday | November 18, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Chelsea's Italian coach Antonio Conte has dismissed any possibility that he could take up the vacant Italy job after Gian Pero Ventura was fired following the country's failure to qualify for next year's World Cup in Russia.Conte - who guided Italy...

Published:Saturday | November 18, 2017 | 12:00 AM

MANCHESTER, England (AP):Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba will return to Manchester United's squad after long-term injuries for the English Premier League match against Newcastle today, boosting the attacking options of a team that has struggled...

Published:Saturday | November 18, 2017 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP):Major League Soccer's attendance is up and fan interest is booming, even if television broadcasts are far less popular and some young Americans would rather play in Europe.MLS averaged 22,000 in attendance for the first time in its...

Published:Saturday | November 18, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Brazilian great Kaka believes he could follow in the foot steps Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid and enjoy success with Milan as a coach."Why not?"he asked.The midfielder is a free agent after leaving American side Orlando City, and the World Cup...

Published:Saturday | November 18, 2017 | 12:00 AM

KINGSTON:The Alliance Buccaneer Memorial Golf Tournament is on today and tomorrow at the Caymanas Golf and Country Club.Golfers will tee off between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. each day.The tournament features two different competitions running concurrently....

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON, USA (AP):Millions are expected to forgo coverage if Congress repeals the unpopular requirement that Americans get health insurance, gambling that they won't get sick and boosting premiums for others in a sharp break with the idea that...

Published:Wednesday | November 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Regional heads of government, finance ministers, central bank governors, and private-sector representatives are scheduled to arrive in Kingston for the sixth International Monetary Fund (IMF) High-level Caribbean forum to be held at the Jamaica...

Published:Wednesday | November 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM

ROME (AP):Out with the old guard and in with the new.Italy's national football team needs a serious injection of youth to recover from its failure to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in six decades.Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, defender...

Published:Wednesday | November 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM

CONCACAF will be hosting its third, annual Women's Football Day on Saturday, November 18. The Women's Football Day unites all members in the confederation to inspire women and girls to play football.The Jamaica Football Federation has committed to...

Published:Wednesday | November 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM

LONDON, England (AP):The United States has been waiting 10 years for a win at the ATP Finals, few thought Jack Sock would be the man to deliver it.The No. 8-seeded player defeated Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (4) yesterday.Sock lost...

Published:Wednesday | November 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Wednesday | November 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, (CMC):Wicketkeeper B.J. Watling has been included in a 12-man squad to face West Indies in next month's first Test but doubts remain over his fitness, as he continues to battle a hip injury.New Zealand Cricket said yesterday...

Published:Tuesday | November 14, 2017 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) A new study says the chances of a hurricane flooding parts of Texas, like Harvey did, have soared sixfold in just 25 years because of global warming and will likely triple once again before the end of the century.The study found...

Published:Tuesday | November 14, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I must congratulate Dr Winston Adams on his very insightful and imperative advice ('Increase training of professionals to cover for attrition, migration or export', Gleaner, November 12, 2017) to the Government to industrialise the...

Published:Tuesday | November 14, 2017 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | November 14, 2017 | 12:00 AM

TEHRAN, Iran (AP):Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency is reporting that 445 people were killed and 7,370 injured in the Sunday earthquake along the Iran-Iraq border. Official reports had put death toll at 407.There was elaboration on the...

Published:Monday | November 13, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Since 2015, She's Mercedes has been inspiring and empowering women around the world.Last Tuesday, Jamaica became the second Caribbean island to host the motivational evening, at Silver Star Motors 51 South Camp Road showroom.It was the perfect event...

Published:Monday | November 13, 2017 | 12:00 AM

A new study involving nearly 20,000 cases around the United States has found that men have a gender disadvantage after sex.It found that the odds of suffering cardiac arrest during or soon after sex are very low but higher for men than women....

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AM

QUESTION: I was going through the newspaper of October 4, 2017, and saw your article titled "Develop your own career curriculum". I must commend the knowledge provided by it, which I think is quite advantageous for professional development. I'm a 21...

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Book: Hadriana In All My Dreams (A Novel)Author: Rene DepestreTranslator: Kaiama L. GloverCritic: Dr Glenville AshbyPublisher: Akashic Book, Brooklyn, NYHadriana In All My Dreams is a compelling monograph. Surreal and imaginative, it is written with...

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AM

JOHANNESBURG (AP):Morocco and Tunisia qualified for the World Cup yesterday, taking Africa's last two places.They join Nigeria, Egypt, and Senegal as the continent's five representatives at next year's tournament in Russia.Morocco sealed their place...

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