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Westmoreland Central Member of Parliament George Wright is now at the Freeport Police Station in St James to be interviewed by cops. The Jamaica Labour Party MP arrived moments ago in the company of his attorney Able-don Foote. Westmoreland...

Hanover resident 27-year-old Christopher Martin has been charged with several offences arising from a fatal gun attack on men in the parish. Martin, alias ‘Tongue’, who is from Bachelors Hall in Lucea, was charged on Tuesday with murder...

United States health officials are weighing next steps as they investigate a handful of unusual blood clots in people who received Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine — a one-dose shot that many countries were eagerly awaiting to...

COPENHAGEN (AP) — Denmark has decided not to resume use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine following reports of rare blood clots. The decision, which would remove the shot from Denmark's vaccination scheme, could delay the country...

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia’s president has defiantly signed into law an extension of his mandate and that of his government as the United States and others threatened sanctions and warned of further instability in one of the...

Jamaica on Tuesday recorded 10 new COVID-19 fatalities, increasing the tally to 692. The deceased are: * A 73-year-old woman from Manchester. * A 98-year-old female from Kingston and St Andrew. * A 70-year-old man from Kingston and St ...

Minister of Local Government Desmond McKenzie says Jamaica is organising support for St Vincent and the Grenadines, which is being impacted by the erupting La Soufrière volcano. McKenzie says Jamaica has been in contact with the Government...

The police are reporting the seizure of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition during an operation on Dapper Lane, Montego Hills in St James. The seizure was made yesterday around 3:17 p.m. The police report that a team was on an operation in...

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Desperate to jumpstart Europe’s sluggish vaccination programme, leaders from across the continent scrambled Wednesday in the wake of an unexpected delay in the rollout of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19...

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, CMC - Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe has announced his resignation with President Jovenel Moïse saying that his departure “will make it possible to address the glaring problem of insecurity” in the French-...

BRUSSELS — The head of the European Union’s executive arm has announced plans for a major contract extension for COVID-19 vaccines with Pfizer stretching to 2023. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Wednesday that...
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