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The National Emergency Operations Centre is to be activated Friday as Jamaica prepares for the passage of Hurricane Matthew. Matthew formed into a hurricane over the eastern Caribbean Sea Thursday afternoon prompting Prime Minister Andrew Holness...

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) and outgoing coach Winfried Schaefer have reportedly reached an agreement on the severance package to be paid to the German after he was fired following the failed World Cup qualifying bid.

Popular pastor, the Reverend Al Miller has backtracked on his earlier position that he would not appeal his conviction for attempting to pervert the course of justice. In a statement this afternoon, his lead attorney Jacqueline Samuels Brown said...

Several Caribbean islands are now reeling from the effects of Tropical Storm Matthew. In St Vincent and the Grenadines a fourth form student was killed when a boulder crashed into his home. Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves says his government will...

Belgium-based Jamaican striker Leon Bailey continues his rise as one of the world's top youngsters after being named on the 40-man shortlist...

Less than one year after a bill was tabled in Parliament proposing that persons who use cellular phones while driving be levied with a $10,000 fine, Transport Minister Mike Henry is urging legislators to consider a $30,000 fine instead. The new...

Jamaica remains under a Severe Weather Alert with projections that Tropical Storm Matthew could develop into a hurricane in the next 24 hours as it continues to move westward towards Jamaica. Head of the Weather Branch at the Meteorological Service...

The Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) has activated its emergency operations, to facilitate timely response to any damage to its power delivery infrastructure in light of the storm threat. Director of Corporate Communications, Winsome...

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP): A commuter train plowed into the bustling Hoboken rail station during the morning rush hour Thursday, killing at least one person and injuring more than 100 others, some critically, in a tangle of broken concrete, twisted metal...

Thirty-year-old Jamaican, Vania Lee Allen has been sentenced to 40 months in prison for her role in the lottery scam. Allen must pay US$117,000 in restitution and is to undergo three years of supervised release after completing her prison term. On...

The Jamaica Gasolene Retailers' Association (JGRA) has announced that its members have decided to not shut down the trade over their dispute with petroleum marketing company, RUBiS. The decision was made following a meeting with Energy Minister...

Another of the nine prisoners who escaped from the Denham Town Police Lock-up in West Kingston last week has been recaptured by the police. Twenty-three-year-old Alex Bailey, from Majesty Gardens in Kingston, was recaptured in Whitehouse,...

The Government has told all 63 Members of Parliament to be on standby for a meeting at Jamaica House tomorrow amid the potential threat posed by Tropical Storm Matthew. Matthew today formed in the eastern Caribbean and the Met Office in a severe...
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