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One person in custody after Clarendon double murder

  THE police now have one person in custody following Wednesday night's double murder of a PNP councillor/caretaker and her son at their home in Clarendon. According to the Clarendon police, Carol Ebanks,...

Latest News Firefighter killed in massive California blaze

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — A fire fighter was killed in one of the largest blazes in California's history, officials said Thursday, as emergency services spent another day struggling to...

Ninjaman to be sentenced; faces life behind bars

Dancehall artiste Ninjaman being escorted from court following the verdict in the murder trial last month. Veteran dancehall artiste Ninjaman will learn on Friday how much time he will spend behind bars for...

Court cases rescheduled as cops remain ‘sick’

A number of matters that were called up in the Kingston and St Andrew Court yesterday were forced to be rescheduled as the police continued their “sick-out” for a third day...

Latest News Ninjaman sentencing tomorrow

Ninjaman KINGSTON, Jamaica — Veteran dancehall deejay Ninjaman is to be sentenced tomorrow. The embattled deejay, whose given name is Desmond Ballentine, was found guilty of murder on November 20 when he appeared...
Nearly 30,000 persons had been granted citizenship since the start of 2017. 

Up to 20,000 illegal aliens in Jamaica to benefit from amnesty

Nearly 30,000 persons had been granted citizenship since the start of 2017. The government will next year, declare an amnesty to allow up to 20,000 persons living on the island illegally to regularize...

Latest News Four French children killed after train mows into school bus

Firefighters, police and rescue personnel work near the site of an accident in Millas, near Perpignan, southern France, on December 14, 2017, after a train crashed into a school bus at...

Negril freak accident upsets residents JPS blamed for death of young men

Oshane Powell, 21, in his Rusea's High School graduation gown. NEGRIL, Westmoreland — For the second time in as many days, residents of West End here have staged a fiery protest following...

Latest News Bolt, McLeod, Thompson head Sportsman, Sportswoman of the Year nominees

Usain Bolt KINGSTON, Jamaica — Olympic 110m hurdles champion Omar McLeod and Diamond League champion Elaine Thompson headline the 10 nominees for 2017 National Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Award. McLeod is...
In this photo provided by France Bleu, rescue workers help after a school bus and a regional train collided in the village of Millas, southern France, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.

The Latest: French prime minister: cause of crash unknown

In this photo provided by France Bleu, rescue workers help after a school bus and a regional train collided in the village of Millas, southern France, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. The Latest...