Sun | Jan 21, 2018

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A businessman and a woman were killed by gunmen last night in Porus, Manchester. Dead are: 49-year-old St Claire Wayne Jordine, of Clark's Town district, and 52-year-old Marcia McKenzie, of Red Berry district, both in Porus. A 50-year-old man...

The island's 11 youth information centres (YIC) are being transformed into innovation centres, to facilitate government's plans to encourage entrepreneurship among young people in Jamaica. State Minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth...

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, CMC –  The Cayman Islands recorded its first murder for 2018 with the killing of a Jamaican man. The Cayman police say they are investigating an incident in which a Jamaican national was killed last night....

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s budget director is holding out hope that feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress can reach a short-term spending agreement before the start of the workweek tomorrow, but he worries that...

One man has been confirmed dead and several other people injured following a shooting at a funeral in Quarrie, near Salt Spring , St James this afternoon. Mourners were attending the funeral of he Oshane 'Ganda' Duhaney, the alleged leader...

WESTERN BUREAU:In full support of the Government's action to tackle crime in St James, the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) says that the safety of the country's citizens must always be first priority."Where that is assured, it creates...

  LONDON (AP): French President Emmanuel Macron has suggested that Britain is likely to negotiate a unique relationship with the European Union (EU) before it leaves the bloc next year, while stressing that any agreement must be consistent...

A Clarendon man has been sentenced to a total of nine years in prison at hard labour after he was convicted for illegal possession of firearm and ammunition. Twenty-seven-year-old Michael Denton of Osbourne Store, in the parish, was sentenced to...

Police investigators are now at a house in St Thomas where the bodies of a child and two adults were discovered by residents this morning. It’s reported that the throat of one of the victim was slashed. The police say they received a call...

The British Government has issued a warning to its citizens who are staying at resorts in Montego Bay, St James. The Foreign Office today urged British nationals to stay inside their hotels and limit travel beyond their respective security...

The government is offering a Special Early Retirement Programme to eligible public sector workers as it prepares to implement pension reforms. It says eligible public sector workers are permanent employees between the ages of 50 and 59 years....

WASHINGTON (CMC): United States Department of Defense officials say Russia has dispatched an intelligence gathering ship to the Caribbean Sea that is being closely monitored by the Pentagon. The spy ship, Viktor Leonov was spotted leaving Port-of-...

Two men have been shot after being ambushed by a gunman at a business place on Belmont Road in St Andrew. The police say the two men were attacked as they drove into the parking lot of an insurance broker about 10:50 am. Head of the St Andrew...

High Court Justice Vivienne Harris today issued subpoenas for the medical records of prison inmates Marvin Orr and Adrian Morgan, who are charged with the 2014 death of Mario Deane. Deane died from injuries sustained from a beating while in custody...

Several persons were detained Friday in a joint police-military operation in the Jones Avenue community in Spanish Town, St Catherine, where a curfew has been imposed. Ground Commander in charge of the operation Superintendent ...

The state of emergency in St James has triggered travel advisories from the United Kingdom (UK) and Canada. The UK Foreign office has told British tourists to stay in their hotels, warning of intensive law enforcement activities in response to...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC): The Electoral College Friday elected the first woman as the sixth Head of State of Trinidad and Tobago with both Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and Opposition Leader Kamla Persad Bissessar saying she was the best...
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