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61-y-o dies in motor vehicle collision
A 61-year-old resident of Harbour View in Kingston has become the the latest road fatality.He is Winston Pryce, a gardener of Franklin Avenue in Harbour View. Pryce was hit from his bicycle on the Sir Florizel Glasspole Boulevard in Kingston...

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Today's Issue Published: Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Killing our kids - At least 24 children murdered across the island since the start of the year
The numbing, cold-blooded murder of three teenagers in the Monymusk Housing Scheme in Clarendon last Wednesday has again forced the nation to focus on the brutal acts being...

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Cops crack down on bars - Central Kingston police to go after rum shops operating without licences
"It is my intention to apply for a spirit licence to sell rum, gin, brandy and other distilled spirit at the next court session" is a sign a seen so often at bars, pubs and taverns across the island that many believe it is a necessary part of the...

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'Inspired by Mandela'
ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC): West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder says images of the late South African freedom fighter Nelson Mandela, as well as his dead grandfather, flashed through his mind after scoring his maiden Test and first-class century on...

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JMMB rolling out four unit trust products
Chasing after new market share, JMMB Fund Managers Limited launched two new unit trust products on Monday - the JMMB Bond Fund and JMMB Real Value Fund - and will roll out another two in May.The fund manager says it aims to double its portion of the...

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Vintage vacuum
Today, The Sunday Gleaner begins a series looking at the vintage concert scene - or, rather, the lack of one - as the stage show presentation of artistes from Jamaica's older performers is a far cry from the heady days of the mid-2000s when there...

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Editorial: CARICOM ripe for Jamaica-T&T alliance
The Trinidadians may now be too distracted campaigning for their general election, due next month. But immediately after that vote, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller should immediately engage that country's new PM, whether it is the incumbent,...

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In Focus

Obama's got unfinished work
US President Barack Obama should spend the rest of his term in office waging war on international poverty with drone-like precision. It would seal his Wilsonianism and establish a legacy of not just peace, but development.Barack Obama has had the...

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Midsize mania
The style and sophistication of midsize sports utility vehicles (SUV) have created an enduring appeal which in turn stimulates high demand in both the new- and used-car markets.Vehicles such as the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, Mitsubishi ASX, Hyundai...

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All in the back
Back necklaces are a huge trend, and an easy way to glam up that plain or simple dress, or otherwise mundane outfit.This trend gives you the best of both worlds, and Kayla Ashli Collections guarantees to make your back sparkle....

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World News

Suicide bomber kills 35
FAIZABAD (AP): A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch yesterday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 people in a deadly attack the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group. The attack marks a major...

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