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Local news for Kingston, Jamaica continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

In this Aug. 13, 2011 file photo, Joseph "Powda" Bennett, of the band The Jolly Boys, poses for a portrait in Port Antonio, Jamaica.

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21 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

High temperatures expected to stay below 90 in the north valley

Under the shade of an umbrella, City of Chico lifeguard Brittany Bettencourt observes people that seek out the cool waters of Sycamore Pool at One Mile Recreation Area Friday, July 1, 2011 in Chico, Calif.

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21 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

32nd Annual Round Valley Blackberry Festival

Covelo was the ground central for all things blackberry last weekend as it hosted the 32 annual Blackberry Festival.

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Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

Four people shot dead in Linstead

KINGSTON, Jamaica The police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of four people in Linstead St Catherine Wednesday night.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Sagicor Financial Corporation and Its Subsidiaries

A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- and the issuer credit ratings of "a-" of Sagicor Life Inc. and Sagicor Capital Life Insurance Company Limited .

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Sag Harbor Online

Shattering Artistic Boundaries in Sag Harbor

Post-post-colonial Jamaica, the pollution crisis in China, and the inked up working class of Ohio seem like unusual choices for an art show, and that's the point.

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Related Topix: Sag Harbor, NY, World News, Jamaica, Painting, Arts, Cleveland, NY

Tue Aug 19, 2014

SFGate

US court grants new appeal hearing for Buju Banton

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Jamaica: Government To Look Into Treatment Of People In Police Custory

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, Aug 19 -- The Government has set up a special committee to examine the treatment of people in police lock-ups, following the beating and subsequent death of a police detainee.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Ten cases of chikungunya confirmed in Jamaica

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Jamaica Observer

New Garvey book aimed at primary-level students

But, despite being made Jamaica's first national hero in 1964, hailed as a hero of the black nationalist and back-to-Africa movements globally, and an idol of roots reggae musicians, many Jamaicans still believe that Garvey has still not received the recognition he deserves at home.

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Related Topix: World News, Jamaica, Central America, Reggae, Bob Marley & the Wailers, The Wailers, Burning Spear,

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Jamaica surpasses all IMF targets for first fiscal quarter

By Oroyo Eubanks KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Co-chair of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee , Richard Byles, said Jamaica surpassed all the critical targets under the extended fund facility with the International Monetary Fund , at the end of the first quarter of the current fiscal year.

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Jamaica Observer

Musical on Marley's childhood to open next year

IF the Jamaica Musical Theatre Company and Tuff Gong International have their way, a musical based on the life of reggae king Bob Marley could be hitting international stages in the near future.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Four new locally transmitted cases of chikungunya confirmed in Jamaica

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Jamaica, World News

Jamaica Observer

Venezuelan nabbed at Sangster Airport after swallowing US$103,500

KINGSTON, Jamaica A 40-year-old Venezuelan man was sentenced on Thursday, August 14 to three months behind bars after police charged him for attempting to smuggle US$103,500 concealed in 80 cylindrical pellets he swallowed.

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Trinidad Guardian

JMMB explores market opportunities

KINGSTON, Jamaica- The resounding success of Jamaica Money Market Brokers Limited's recent offer of US dollar-denominated unsecured notes as a private placement was part of an effort to meet the company's targeted investment objectives of its client base in Jamaica.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Circulation

Impaired Cardiovascular Structure and Function in Adult Survivors of...

From the Tropical Medicine Research Institute , Departments of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia, and Intensive Care , Medicine , and UWI Solutions for Developing Countries , University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica; Institute Biomedical Technology, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium ; MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit and DOHAD Division , ... (more)

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

WTOL-TV Toledo

Vibe of Graceland Too changes after owner's death

The Elvis Presley-congested rooms of a north Mississippi roadside museum are missing their kinetic buzz since owner Paul MacLeod left the building.

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Ruidoso News

Vibe of Graceland Too changes after owner's death

Vernon Chadwick of Oxford, points out the haircut of the late Paul MacLeod, an Elvis-obsessed man who turned his eclectic collection of photos, records, albums and knick-knacks into a museum at his antebellum home named Graceland Too, honoring Presley, Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014 in Holly Springs, Miss.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Elvis, Rock-N-Roll, Holly Springs, MS, World News, Jamaica, Tupelo, MS

Global Voices Online

Jamaican Women Are Speaking Out Online Against the 'Widespread...

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

UWI's Prof Andy Knight joins Ocean Security board

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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