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Published:Friday | February 9, 2018 | 11:16 PM

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) - Video technology caused controversy in Juventus's 2-0 win at Fiorentina yesterday.Federico Bernardeschi scored against his old team before Gonzalo Higuain sealed victory as Juventus moved top of Serie A, two points above...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Amid all the furore over the announcement that the chief justice has been appointed in an acting role rather than given full tenure, I have some questions for which I would like some clarification from someone in the know.If, as has...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry took over the Shoppes at Rose Hall for its annual fundraiser Food, Fashion and Dance. Courtney Washington and Cadogan of Elegance Boutique adorned the bodies of some of Jamaica's leading men and...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Here is another in our series on how First AngelsJa has been helping persons to make their business a success. Read about the new and enhanced e-book reading experience.Many great businesses have started from ideas sparked in college. After all, the...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MALE (AP):The Maldives government declared a 15-day state of emergency yesterday as the political crisis deepened in the Indian Ocean nation amid an increasingly bitter stand-off between the president and the Supreme Court.A surprise Supreme Court...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

AL-ASAD AIRBASE, (AP):The United States (US) has started to reduce the number of its troops in Iraq following Baghdad's declaration of victory over the Islamic State group last year, an Iraqi government spokesman and Western contractors said...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP):Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong was freed yesterday after a South Korean appeals court gave him a two-and-a-half-year suspended jail sentence for corruption in connection with a scandal that toppled the country's president.The...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Scotiabank has announced the appointment of Debra Lopez Spence to the position of vice president, insurance sales and service, effective yesterday."In this position, Debra will be accountable for the development and successful deployment of sales...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

In the beginning, sports was a means of improving health and competing against family members and members of the same tribe. Later on in history, it is noted that sports between nations was so important, that wars were suspended until after the...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WATFORD, England (AP):Antonio Conte's future as Chelsea manager was cast into further doubt as his 10 men were thrashed by Watford 4-1 in the English Premier League yesterday.Conte called on Chelsea's hierarchy to "prepare a statement ... to say...

Published:Tuesday | February 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (CMC):Grenada's Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has hailed the appointment of Rawl Lewis as the new manager of the Windies senior team.While Cricket West Indies (CWI) is yet to make a formal announcement, several media reports...

Published:Saturday | February 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP):LeBron James says any thought about him being interested in playing for the Golden State Warriors is "nonsense."On Thursday, ESPN, citing anonymous sources, reported James would consider meeting with the NBA champions this...

Published:Saturday | February 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Kingston Hummingbirds will be aiming to seal Netball Jamaica's Berger Elite League (BEL) title honours in game two of their best-of-three finals against Manchester Spurs at the National Arena this afternoon, beginning at 5:00 p.m.The Hummingbirds...

Published:Friday | February 2, 2018 | 11:10 PM

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP):Tom Brady has accomplished just about everything when it comes to playing in the Super Bowl.His five titles and four Super Bowl MVPs are more than any other quarterback. He has posted the two biggest comeback wins in Super...

Published:Friday | February 2, 2018 | 11:09 PM

Team ComparisonOFFENSE PHI NEGAMES (Won-Lost) 13-3 13-3FIRST DOWNS 338 389Rushing 108 107Passing 193 232Penalty 37 50YDS GAINED (tot) 5852 6307Avg per Game 365.8 394.2RUSHING (net) 2115 1889Avg per Game 132.2 118.1Rushes 473...

Published:Friday | February 2, 2018 | 11:07 PM

BLOOMINGTON, Minnesota (AP):Nick Foles has a calling far greater than throwing touchdown passes.If Foles leads the Philadelphia Eagles to a Super Bowl victory over the New England Patriots, he'll become a folk hero in a city that has desperately...

Published:Friday | February 2, 2018 | 11:04 PM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I was pleasantly surprised while reading the Thursday Gleaner to see a member of the opposition stand boldly in support of National Security Minister Robert Montague.Dare I say it, Fenton Ferguson, the opposition spokesman on...

Published:Friday | February 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Lasco Financial forms new loans subsidiary as business triplesLasco Financial Services Limited has bundled its loan business into a new subsidiary called Lasco Microfinance Limited, following its acquisition of CrediScotia, a deal that served to...

Published:Thursday | February 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

On January 26, the executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Barbados.Following the economic recovery in 2016, gross domestic product (GDP) growth is slowing reflecting increased pace of...

Published:Thursday | February 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GENEVA (AP) The U.N. human rights office said yesterday that 206 companies mostly Israeli and American are facing a review of their business practices involving Israeli settlements, which are considered illegal under international law.In a long-...

Published:Thursday | February 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Heart Foundation of Jamaica is encouraging persons to be aware of the connection between overweight/obesity and sleep apnea, which can affect your health.Consultant cardiologist at the foundation, Dr Marilyn Lawrence-Wright, said that...

Published:Thursday | February 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

NORTH SOUND, Antigua (CMC):Spin twins Veerasammy Permaul and Devendra Bishoo wrecked English County Kent to propel Guyana Jaguars to a comfortable 35-run victory in their opening Group B match of the Regional Super50 here yesterday.Defending a...

Published:Wednesday | January 31, 2018 | 11:04 PM

A report from critics of Airbnb says the vacation rental website is driving up home rental prices and reducing housing availability in New York City.The analysis published Monday comes from a researcher at McGill University in Montreal and was...

Published:Tuesday | January 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a frequent target of President Donald Trump's criticism who led the bureau for months last year following the firing of James Comey, is leaving his position ahead of a previously planned retirement...

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