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The Constant Spring police are probing the circumstances surrounding the seizure of a 12-gauge shotgun that was reportedly found in a garbage pile in the Grants Pen community on Wednesday night. Information reaching The Gleaner is that the firearm...
Pauline Smith was a shadow of herself yesterday, crippled with grief at the loss of her daughter, 42-year-old bartender Patricia King, who has left behind two sons. “Why me, Lord? No, sah, not me. They took her from me. This is not right,” she said...
Power surges attributed to the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) have repeatedly plunged the island’s major public hospital into darkness, crippling equipment, endangering surgeries, and shutting down elevators, officials have revealed....
Following the revelation that high-profile government minister Daryl Vaz had his United States visa revoked, triggering speculation, there is confirmation that his wife, Ann-Marie, has lost hers, too. Mr Vaz confirmed yesterday that Mrs Vaz’s...
The imposition of life sentences on the four men convicted of the 2011 murders of a St Catherine mother and her daughter has given closure to at least one family member who believes “justice has been served in this one”. Adrian Campbell, 37, and...
- Police to clampdown on speeding The police traffic division is to begin a renewed drive today against speeding on the nation’s road in light of a number of recent fatal crashes. Head of the Division, Senior Superintendent Radcliffe Lewis says as of this morning the police will be... Read More
- Obama Cancels meeting US President Barack Obama has canceled a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin after Russia decided to grant asylum to intelligence leaker Edward Snowden. According to the BBC, Obama says he is disappointed with Russia's decision to offer... Read More
- Tameka wants custody International sources have reported that Usher's ex-wife, Tameka Raymond, has filed legal documents in which she blames the singer for the near-death pool accident that landed their 5-year-old in ICU. In the documents, Tameka claims Usher Raymond V... Read More
- Deadly bomb attack in Pakistan kills 11 Eleven persons including a number of teenage boys were killed when a bomb blast hit in the impoverished neighborhood of Lyari in Karachi, Pakistan yesterday. The bomb was planted on a motor bike parked outside a stadium where a football match was... Read More
- 400m athlete Ahkeem Gauntlett arrested Jamaican 400m athlete Ahkeem Gauntlett was arrested and charged for theft by police in Arkansas, USA, in June, days before competing at Jamaica’s National Championships, according to media reports. Details of Gauntlett's arrest along with his... Read More
- 13-year old Amanda Ellis missing An Ananda Alert has been activated for 13-year old Amanda Ellis of Eleven Miles, Bull Bay, who has been missing since July 21. Amanda is of dark complexion, medium build and is about four-feet-six-inches tall. The Bull Bay police said Amanda was... Read More