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WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden became the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declaring that “democracy has prevailed” as he took the helm of a deeply divided nation and inherited a confluence of crises arguably...

President Joe Biden says “democracy has prevailed” in a country reeling amid a pandemic and a violent melee two weeks ago at the U.S. Capitol. In his first remarks as president, Biden said Wednesday that his swearing-in marks a day of...

Several Jamaican hotels have signed on to a programme being spearheaded by the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA), which will see them collaborating with the Government of Jamaica to pay for COVID-19 vaccines. Clifton Reader,...

The Westmoreland Police say they are on the trail of three armed men who pulled off a daring daylight robbery at the Courts Ready Cash outlet, located along Nonpareil Road in Negril on Tuesday. Reports are that shortly after 1:30 p.m., two men...

Jamaica’s unemployment rate grew 3.5 percentage points higher for the month of October 2020, with females largely being the ones without a job for the period.   Data from the Statistical Institute of Jamaica shows that in October 2020,...

The National Works Agency (NWA) says beginning tomorrow, Thursday, January 21, motorists should expect delays while travelling along the Junction main road in St. Mary. The delays will be as a result of paving works that will be undertaken between...

MADRID (AP) — A powerful explosion apparently caused by a gas leak ripped the facade off a residential building in central Madrid on Wednesday, killing two people and injuring at least two more, according to the mayor. The first images and...

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jan. 20, CMC – Former Premier of Bermuda Dr Ewart Brown was on Wednesday charged with 13 counts of corruption in the Magistrates’ Court. Director of the Department of Public Prosecutions Cindy Clarke said...

Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley and Cedella Marley, CEO of TUFF Gong International, are among seven distinguished recipients to receive awards at the 24th annual  'The Legacy Continues' Gala Awards of  the American...

WASHINGTON (AP) — All of the former U.S. presidents attending President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration have arrived at the U.S. Capitol. George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, were first to arrive at the complex on Wednesday morning,...
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