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Former National Security Minister Peter Bunting has released a statement categorically denying all accusations in the revocation of the United States visa of Cabinet Minister Daryl Vaz. Former US Ambassador to Jamaica Donald Tapia has said Bunting...

A US fugitive who was arrested by the police in Brown's Town, St Ann last week is to appear in court on Tuesday on charges of breaches of the Immigration Act. Garfield Sewell, 20, of Atlanta, Georgia, is wanted in the US for murder...

The People's National Party (PNP) has expelled controversial member Karen Cross. The decision was made on Monday during a meeting of the party's executive committee. In a statement, the PNP did not detail the reasons for the expulsion....

Eleven private entities have joined forces with the Ministry of Health and Wellness to inoculate Jamaicans against COVID-19. Representatives from the companies that provide healthcare services signed an agreement this morning with Health and...

The Home Circuit Court heard today that a woman was allegedly used by the Clansman-One Don Gang to transport three illegal guns in her handbag as gangsters sought to carry out a hit on a rival in St Catherine. The target of the hit, the court was...

NEW YORK — Pfizer has started testing its potential COVID-19 treatment as a preventive medicine aimed at warding off the virus if a close contact gets it. The drugmaker said Monday that it will study the pill it is developing in combination...

A homemade firearm was seized by the police in an operation in Flankers, St James. No arrest was made in connection with the seizure. The police report that about 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, a team conducted an operation in the community. An abandoned...

MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Sam was a powerful Category 4 storm in the Atlantic Ocean, but forecasters said late Sunday that it had peaked in intensity. Sam was centred well offshore from land Monday morning, located about 800 miles east...

Seven more COVID-19 deaths have been recorded in Jamaica, increasing the tally to 1,841. The deceased are: *  A 73-year-old man from St Mary * An 80-year-old female from St Mary * A 69-year-old male from Trelawny whose death was...

LONDON (AP) — Lines of cars formed at British gas stations for a fourth day on Monday, as the government mulled sending in the army to help ease the supply disruptions, triggered by a shortage of truck drivers. As unions called for emergency...

The Jamaica National Agency for Accreditation (JANAAC) has announced that it will be seeking United States (US) Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval as a third-party accreditation body. “We are again in expansion mode, adding new...

The Falmouth Police are reporting the seizure of an illegal gun and ammunition during an operation on Market Street in Trelawny. It is reported that cops were on duty on Saturday afternoon when an abandoned building was searched. The police say a...

BERLIN (AP) — The party that narrowly beat outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel's bloc pushed Monday for a quick agreement on a coalition government amid concerns that Europe's biggest economy could be in for weeks of uncertainty...
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