Swollen rivers kill 5, 5 missing near Puerto Plata
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- The Gualetico and Bajabonico rivers

Trump considers Romney as top US diplomat: report
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) – US President-elect Donald Trump is considering Mitt Romney as secretary of state, in what would be a major olive branch to mainstream Republicans who opposed the tycoon's candidacy, a...

Flash Flood Warning issued for Portland, St Mary
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Meteorological (Met) Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for low-lying and flood prone areas of Portland and St Mary. Local News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 19:31:41 GMT Trump considers Romney as...

Japan PM says 'great confidence' in Trump as leader
Jamaica Observer

TOKYO, Japan (AFP) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said his meeting with Donald Trump -- the first by a foreign leader -- convinced him the US president-elect was someone "in whom I can have great confidence"....

Gov’t undertaking $4.92-b upgrade of airport communications and navigations systems
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Government is taking steps to upgrade and enhance the communications, navigation and surveillance (CNS) Systems, which are responsible for the delivery of safe and efficient air traffic...

INDECOM employee, son arrested by CISOCA
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – An Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) employee and her son were yesterday arrested by detectives from the Centre for the Investigations of Sexual offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA)....

Crime rate down — Vision 2030 report
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – There has been a downward trend in overall crime rates, with the January to September 2016 period recording a 20.2 per cent decline from the previous year. Local News Thu, 17 Nov 2016...

Motorcyclist killed in Red Hills freak crash
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica – Police in St Andrew are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a motorcyclist in Red Hills district in the parish yesterday. Local News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:03:44 GMT Crime rate...

Earth sees hottest year-to-date in modern era: US
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, United States (AFP) – The first 10 months of this year have been the hottest in modern times, while last month was the third warmest October over land and sea surfaces since 1880, US government scientists said...

Heavy rain puts NWA on alert in north and eastern parishes
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The National Works Agency (NWA) says that its teams in the parishes of St Ann, St Mary, Portland and St Thomas are on full alert, as another period of inclement weather starts to impact these...

Forex: J$129.10 to one US dollar
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The US dollar on Thursday, November 17, ended trading at J$129.10, up by two cents, according to the Bank of Jamaica’s daily foreign exchange trading summary. Local News Thu, 17 Nov 2016...

Two men killed in St Catherine
Jamaica Observer

ST CATHERINE, Jamaica – Two men were killed in the same area of Spanish Town, St Catherine in less than 24 hours. Local News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 17:39:26 GMT Forex: J$129.10 to one US dollar...

Puerto Rico unveils US$200 M cancer treatment, research centre
Jamaica Observer

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico is opening a long-awaited US$200 million cancer treatment and research centre that aims to serve patients across the Western Hemisphere with more affordable treatment than on...

US woman held with cash exceeding US$45 K at NMIA
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — An American woman was on Wednesday held with more than US$45,000 (more than J$5.6 million) at the Norman Manley National Airport in Kingston. Local News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:03:05 GMT Puerto Rico...

$2.5-B MoBay port development back on track
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica (JIS) — Chairman of the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ), Professor Gordon Shirley, says the construction phase of the $2.5-billion master plan for the development of the port of Montego Bay is back...

Manchester businessman charged with cheating taxes
Jamaica Observer

MANCHESTER, Jamaica — A Manchester businessman has been arrested for reportedly cheating millions in Government taxes. Local News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:42:52 GMT $2.5-B MoBay port development back on track...

Ardent statehood supporter wins Puerto Rico’s governorship
Jamaica Observer

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — An ardent supporter of statehood for Puerto Rico won the governor’s race on the island Tuesday after campaigning on a pledge to turn the economically troubled US territory into the...

Garcia recalls Lewis and Olton for Vancouver
Trinidad Guardian

Brian Gracia, coach of the T&T senior women’s hockey team says the door is open for the return of experienced duo, former captain Alanna Lewis and Samantha Olton to the team for the FIH World League round two...

Pakistan 81-0 in day-night Test against Windies
Jamaica Observer

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Openers Azhar Ali and Sami Aslam gave Pakistan a solid start against West Indies on the opening day of the day-night Test in Dubai on Thursday. Local Sports Thu, 13 Oct 2016...

Judge denies mistrial in Derrick Rose rape lawsuit trial
Jamaica Observer

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — A Los Angeles judge refused to declare a mistrial in the sexual assault lawsuit against NBA star Derrick Rose yesterday, saying his accuser’s lawyers did not intentionally...

Vishal career best puts Windies A in command
Jamaica Observer

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (CMC) — Vice-captain Vishal Singh struck a career-best fifth first-class century to spearhead a massive West Indies A batting effort on the second day of the second four-day “Test”...

Ramdin, Pollard axed for Zimbabwe Tri-Nations
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) — West Indies selectors have axed the Trinidad & Tobago pair of Denesh Ramdin and Kieron Pollard for next month’s Tri-Nations Series in Zimbabwe. Local Sports Thu, 13 Oct 2016...

Fabian Reid itching for Reggae Boyz call-up
Jamaica Observer

Though dominating the Trinidad and Tobago League for the last two years with San Juan Jablotech, Arnett Gardens’ Fabian Reid believes his effort went unnoticed by the Jamaican coaches. He has returned home where he...

Late escape!
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Jamaica’s Head Coach Theodore Whitmore has praised his players for a “spirited” performance in their come-from-behind 4-2 victory over hosts Guyana in their Scotiabank Men’s...

Bell/Ziadie charity football match for Heroes’ Day
Jamaica Observer

Super athlete Usain Bolt, Jermaine Gonzales and former national players Ricardo “Bibi” Gardner, Walter Boyd, Ian “Pepe” Goodison and Gregory Messam are set to feature at the 30th Bell/Ziadie charity...

D’Cup Triple
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Jarrett Observer West Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Bell/Ziadie charity football match for Heroes’ Day...

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