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World Champs Schedule – Saturday
It's down to the penultimate day of the 2015 IAAF World Championships and Jamaica will be looking to add three more medals to the nine received so far. SEE FULL SCHEDULE ... 

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Today's Issue Published: Saturday, August 29, 2015
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Jamaican jackpot!
BEIJING, China: It was half an hour of heaven for Jamaica at the Bird's Nest as the nation's athletes added four medals to its pile, taking the bounty to nine (four gold, two silver, three bronze) as the IAAF World Championshipsin Beijing, China,...

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News

Nadine Anderson setting the record straight
Boundbrook, Portland: Nadine Anderson, a mother of six children, is boasting about her Christian experience, which continues to flourish with the many blessing bestowed on her by Jehovah God.Anderson, who is a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah...

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Sports

Danielle: Fierce and focused
BEIJING, China:Fierce and focused, Danielle Williams surprised herself and the rest of us as she hurdled her way to gold medal success in the women's 100-metre hurdles at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China.She had crossed the line first...

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Entertainment

Dancehall makes return to Billboard Hot 100
St Thomas, USVI-based hip-hop/dancehall duo R.CITY has charted on the Billboard Hot 100 with their latest dancehall single called Locked Away, which features Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine.The song sees the duo opting to go dancehall this time...

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Commentary

Editorial: Marketing Brand Jamaica
Jamaica is on a high now because once again our athletes, led by the iconic Usain Bolt, have brought tremendous glory to the brand. People have been moved to tears, as was evident in some of the images captured in Half-Way Tree Square, which gives...

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Letters

Letter of the Day: Walmart fraud accused bring shame on Jamaica
THE EDITOR, Sir: I am a bit disturbed to hear that five Jamaicans who were employed at Walmart in Walton County, Florida, were arrested and charged on Tuesday with retail theft and conspiracy to commit fraud.It is disturbing because at a time when...

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