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DEFENDING women's champion Stephenie Ann McPherson and last year's  runner-up in the men's 400 metres, Demish Gaye, are the fastest qualifiers for Sunday's finals in the one lap event at the JAAA/Supreme Ventures Senior...

Germany revived their hopes of becoming the nation to win back-to-back World Cup titles since Brazil in 1962 with a goal in the last minute of time added on that sealed a 2-1 win over Sweden. Toni Kroos scored the all-important goal...

Fridays accounted for a majority of the road deaths recorded so far this year. The Road Safety Unit in the Ministry of Transport reports that 161 persons have died in 137 fatal crashes this year and that 36 of those fatalities or 22 per cent...

An explosion has hit a rally attended by Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the British Broadcasting Corporation has reported. A spokesman for Mnangagwa says he was not hurt. However, there are media reports that several persons were injured by...

The ban on female drivers in Saudi Arabia is in its final hours.Starting at midnight local time, women will be allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia when a controversial ban comes to an end.Saudi Arabia was the only remaining country in the world where...

DEFENDING champion Elaine Thompson retained her national 100 metres title on Friday night at the JAAA/Supreme Ventures Limited National Senior and Junior Championships.     Drawn in lane seven, Thompson was not  the...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jamaican sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, who is serving life in prison for terrorising the Washington, D.C., region as a teenager must get new sentencing hearings in Virginia, a federal appeals court has ruled. The 3-0...

General Secretary of the governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Dr Horace Chang says the probe into the operations at Petrojam will include how the state-owned oil refinery was managed by the previous administration and those found in breach will be...

The European Commission has received authorisation from the European Council to open negotiations for a new post-Cotonou Agreement partnership agreement with the 79 countries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP)....

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump cast doubt Friday on wrenching tales of migrant children separated from their families at the border, dismissing “phony stories of sadness and grief” while asserting the real victims of the...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union started enforcing tariffs Friday on American imports like bourbon, peanut butter and orange juice, part of a growing global trade rift that’s likely to intensify over the next few weeks. The EU tariffs...

The police have arrested a fourth suspect in connection with the murder of businesswoman Simone Campbell-Collymore and taxi driver Winston Walters in January. The Constabulary Communication Unit (CCU) confirmed that the suspect was arrested by the...

The police have made another major ganja bust. In a post on Twitter, the police disclosed that they have recovered over 1000 pounds of compressed ganja in West Cumberland, Portmore, St Catherine. They say the seizure was made about 6:30 this...

VIENNA (AP) — The countries of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) cartel agreed on Friday to pump 1 million barrels more crude oil per day, a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices....

NASSAU, Bahamas,  CMC– The Central Bank of The Bahamas has announced plans to introduce a pilot digital currency for the country. This is according to Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest, who made the...

Three Haitians who came to Jamaica seeking employment have been freed by the Clarendon Circuit Court of illegal possession of 379 rounds of assorted ammunition. Steven Thomas, Robert Charles and Teddy Choi were freed yesterday after the court...

  The OPEC oil countries agreed Friday to increase their combined production by almost one million barrels a day, though questions remain over some members' ability to do so amid domestic trouble and sanctions. After a meeting in Vienna,...

The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) is reporting that it has adjusted the bills of customers in Kingston and St. Andrew where irregularities discovered to about $9,800,000. JPS says the discoveries were made during a series of operations...

A police constable was arrested yesterday for reasonable suspicion of larceny of a motor vehicle in Spanish Town, St. Catherine. The Spanish Town Police report that about 1:45 p.m. the policeman, who is attached to the St. James Division, was in...

Some 5,000 smallholder farmers in the parishes of Portland, St Thomas and St Mary are slated to benefit from specialised training to increase their capacity to implement climate smart agricultural practices.Under the project, dubbed 'Accelerating...

Here's the line-up of World Cup 2018 matches for Friday, June 22, 2018. 

Here's the line-up of World Cup 2018 matches for Friday, June 22, 2018. 
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