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Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

CROTONE, Italy (AP):Breaking Diego Maradona's all-time scoring record at Napoli meant entering sacred territory for midfielder Marek Hamsik.So it's no surprise that Hamsik is being celebrated as club royalty.Less than a week after breaking Maradona'...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Deputy Dean in the Faculty of Medical Sciences at the University of the West Indies (UWI) Professor Trevor McCartney is calling for the establishment of Type B Trauma Units in public hospitals.McCartney said that this was very necessary to deal with...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I would like to take this opportunity, as we approach the end of another very bloody year in this country, to appeal to the nation's criminals to turn a new leaf in 2018. We cannot continue this way. Even the criminals must know that...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:A German man who worked with my father for many years once told me that Jamaica is by far the most beautiful place on Earth. This was a man who had travelled to more than 70 countries. I dismissed him at the time. Back then, I was a...

Published:Friday | December 29, 2017 | 11:05 PM

LONDON (AP) -- Storms are causing problems in much of Britain and more bad weather is forecast for coming days, with strong winds and snow and rain expected.Heavy snow, rain, thunderstorms and wind caused problems in many parts of Britain yesterday...

Published:Thursday | December 28, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Facebook and Universal Music Group (UMG) recently announced an unprecedented global, multi-year agreement under which UMG becomes the first major music company to license its recorded music and publishing catalogues for video and other social...

Published:Thursday | December 28, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Bono has revealed that he almost died recently.The 57-year-old U2 frontman had a near-death experience while making the band's latest album Songs of Experience and finds it difficult to talk about his "extinction event", which he admits influenced...

Published:Wednesday | December 27, 2017 | 11:05 PM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Many Jamaicans, in particular the journalism fraternity, must be saddened by the passing of a remarkable individual who has contributed significantly to development and has supported communication which helped to empower the society...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:The passing of the late journalist Ian Boyne is another reminder for mankind to always face the insecurity of life, and be ready to face the certainty of death.My best experience with Boyne was in the late 1980's when I tried to...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Jay Z has launched his own clothing line. The 48-year-old rapper has teamed up with streetwear designers at Fear of God to create a new clothing line - inspired by his 4:44 album - with the collection going on sale at the luxury boutique Maxfield in...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso is demanding a different attitude from his team in their game against Atalanta today after complaining that there isn't enough teamplay at the club.After a string of poor results, the team spent the last few days in a...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

MELBOURNE, Australia, CMC:Twenty20 specialist Dwayne Bravo has credited the recent inaugural T10 League in Sharjah for sharpening his skills with the ball and believes that he will bring this improvement to bear on the ongoing Big Bash League.The...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

MADRID (AP):Sevilla fired Eduardo Berizzo yesterday, a week after the Argentine coach returned from treatment for prostate cancer.The Spanish club said his firing was due to the "streak of bad results of the team".Sevilla had lost at Real Madrid 5-0...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (AP):Arsenal scored three times in five minutes to wipe out Liverpool's two-goal lead before capitulating again to draw a wild English Premier League encounter 3-3 yesterday.Such were the depths of Arsenal's defensive ineptitude that the...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

ROME, Italy (AP):A young Fiorentina squad that sold nearly all of their top players in the off season are making a push for a Europa League spot.Substitute Khouma Babacar scored eight minutes from time and Fiorentina won at Cagliari 1-0 in Serie A...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP):There's LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and Golden State against Cleveland for fans wanting more of the NBA's reigning rivalry.For those preferring something new, the league's Christmas Day schedule has that, too.It's a star-studded slate...

Published:Saturday | December 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

OCHO RIOS:Couples Tower Isle slammed St Mary Police Club 25-11, and Eltham defeated Conquest 32 to 12 as action continued in the Sandals/Beaches Ocho Rios Eltham Netball Community league recently.The opening match at the Eltham Community Centre...

Published:Friday | December 22, 2017 | 12:00 AM

When you have some of the best athletes in the world, there is much to celebrate. The Jamaica Olympic Association, with its new president, Christopher Samuda, hosted a Christmas cocktail at its Cunningham Avenue head office, as a nod to corporate...

Published:Thursday | December 21, 2017 | 12:00 AM

There are indications that more Jamaicans are telephoning Crime Stop with information about illegal guns and criminal activities.Crime Stop revealed yesterday that it received 860 telephone calls since January 1, the highest for a calendar year in...

Published:Thursday | December 21, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Past The Finishing PostCaymanas Park Results for December 20, 2017Track Condition : Dirt : GoodRace 1 400 M (S) (Purse $500,000) 3YO...

Published:Thursday | December 21, 2017 | 12:00 AM

KINGSTON:Starting next August, with the 2018/19 European football season, regional sports fans will have access to every UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League match, as SportsMax and FLOW Sports have teamed up with UEFA to bring some of the...

Published:Thursday | December 21, 2017 | 12:00 AM

LONDON , England(AP):Manchester United's Caraboa League Cup defence was ended by second-tier side Bristol City yesterday when the holders conceded in the third minute of stoppage time to go out in the quarterfinals.The game was heading to extra time...

Published:Wednesday | December 20, 2017 | 11:13 PM

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - No charges will be filed against tennis star Venus Williams or the other driver for a crash in June that fatally injured the other driver's husband, police said yesterday.The Palm Beach Gardens police report said an...

Published:Wednesday | December 20, 2017 | 11:13 PM

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Bucks have blown big fourth-quarter leads far too many times this season, leading to disheartening losses.The Bucks wasted another sizable advantage in the final period Tuesday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers,...

Published:Wednesday | December 20, 2017 | 11:12 PM

Gymnast says settlement covered up sex abuseLOS ANGELES (AP) - Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney says the group that trains U.S. Olympic gymnasts forced her to sign a confidential settlement to keep allegations of sexual abuse by the team's...

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