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Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, Audrey Marks, last evening charged Jamaican green card holders living in America to embrace dual citizenship as a potential foil against the four pillars of immigration reform enunciated by US President...
A policeman is now nursing injuries after a squabble with a detainee at the Falmouth Police Station on the weekend left him with a fractured right arm. The incident triggered a plea from the commanding officer in charge of the parish,...
Venezuelan oil subsidiary PDV Caribe is demanding that the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) pay a minimum of US$50 million (J$6.5 billion) in core share value as compensation for the forcible takeover of its 49 per cent stake in the local refinery,...
The water woes that have been plaguing sections of the island this year are expected to continue into July and August as the Meteorological Service of Jamaica is urging citizens to prepare for what could be a very dry summer. “We would say that you...
Cherie Johnson, one of the 2019 Governor General’s Jamaica Diaspora Award for Excellence recipients, says that the power of positive thinking and a hunger for valuable educational experiences provided the stimulus to turn her life around after jail...
- Growing number of Americans giving up US citizenship A growing number of Americans working in foreign countries are renouncing their citizenship, the Federal Government has revealed. Their reason? Apparently to avoid the new tax rules that will kick in as of next January — the US Foreign Account... Read More
- Arsenio Hall comes back to late night Arsenio Hall made history in the early '90s as the first national African American - Aimed at a hip, young demographic, "The Arsenio Hall Show" was famous for its trademark "woof woof" audience chant and never-know-whomight-... Read More
- China school blast leaves two dead and 17 injured An explosion outside a school in southern China has killed at least twopersons and injured several others, state media say.At least ten (10) of the seventeen (17) persons reported injured at the primary school in (GWAY-LIN) Guilin, (GWANG-SHEE... Read More
- INDECOM investigates fatal police shooting in St. Mary The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man identified as Wayne Campbell by the police in Clonmel, St. Mary yesterday. Police were called to the Guava Road area at... Read More
- Kate Winslet Dresses Baby Bump in Curve-Hugging Gown at Toronto Film Festival Kate Winslet is positively glowing! Currently expecting her first child with husband Ned Rocknroll, the 37-year-old star hit up the Labor Day premiere during the Toronto Film Festival on Saturday, Sept. 7. The Oscar, Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning... Read More
- Fan falls to his death at San Francisco's Candlestick Park A 30-year-old man died Sunday after falling from a walkway at Candlestick Park during the San Francisco 49ers first regular season game against the Green Bay Packers, police said. The man was walking with his brother on an elevated pedestrian... Read More