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Jamaica's Reggae Boyz defeated St Kitts and Nevis 3-1 in a friendly international at the Newtown Football Stadium in St Kitts on Thursday.  The Jamaicans got off to a flying start, when Justin Springer of St Kitts and Nevis, netted an own...

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania: GC Foster College and the University of Technology (Utech) will be hoping  for Championships of America titles on Friday, following preliminary round action in their respective relays on Thursday's opening day...

Paul Coote, the 61-year-old Hanover man accused of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend and their two children, has been removed from the general police lock-up for safety reasons. Coote was on Wednesday arrested after he allegedly chopped Abanique...

NORRISTOWN, Pennsylvania (AP) -American comedian Bill Cosby has been convicted of drugging and molesting a woman. A jury a short while ago found him guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Cosby could get up to 10 years in...

The Parliamentary Opposition says it will not support further extensions of the States of Public Emergency in St James and in the St Catherine North Police Division. “I think that the Government should hear and hear clearly that we are not...

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania: Former Edwin Allen High standout, Shannon Kalawan, registered the first win for a Jamaican at the Penn Relays, after taking home the college women 400m hurdles event at Franklin Field. Competing in the first track event...

Leader of the Opposition Dr Peter Phillips has apologised for showing his middle fingers in Parliament on Tuesday during a discussion on the problems facing the Cornwall Regional Hospital in St James. Public criticisms have been mounting for...

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania Defending champions, Holmwood Technical and neighbours Spalding High, are through to the final of the High girls Championships of America 4x800 metres event, which is scheduled for Friday, following preliminary round...

MONACO (AP) — New rules for female athletes with high natural testosterone levels which could force two-time Olympic 800-meter champion Caster Semenya to stop running middle-distance races. From November 1, the IAAF will limit entry for all...

The Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) says its pleased with Jamaica’s continued good showing on the annual World Press Freedom Index, published by press freedom group Reporters Without Borders. Jamaica moved up two places from eighth last...

Gender Minister, Olivia Grange,  is condemning Wednesday's deadly attack on a pregnant woman and her two children in Hanover. It’s reported that 38-year-old Abanique Cunningham and her two children, four-year-old Shanique Coote...

Two men were shot, one fatally, in a gun attack last night in Effortville, Clarendon. Dead is 25-year-old labourer Romaine Miller otherwise called 'Xman', who was a resident of the community. Its reported that about 8:40 Miller was standing...

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Apr 26, CMC — Premier David Burt has hit out over the choice of British lawyer and long-time Bermuda resident Narinder Hargun as the island’s new Chief Justice. Burt, whose Progressive Labour Party (PLP) came to power...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness on Tuesday gave the assurance that his administration has the solution to Jamaica's long-standing and growing squatter problem, which it is on track to resolving once and for all.The provision of affordable housing...

Recognising the urgent need to improve the quality of health services, the National Health Fund (NHF) on Tuesday launched its free prescription submission mobile application, Quick Prescript, which is expected to significantly reduce waiting time....
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