Loop Jamaica
today at 00:40. Facebook
“We were about to search two men along Red Hills Road, when I heard an unfamiliar voice shout the words, ‘Don’t move’. I turned around and was staring down the barrel of a gun.” [ Ow.ly Link ]

The day he faced the gun

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 23:35. Facebook
The roof of the Scotland building, a National Heritage site at Jamaica College, has been refurbished

VIDEO: Historic Scotland building at Jamaica College gets refurbished roof

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 23:01. Facebook
J Wray and Nephew Limited believes that Jamaica has great potential in becoming an even bigger leader in the regional carnival Industry. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Wray & Nephew teams up with Jamaica Carnival

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 22:41. Facebook
"I feel really great that the baller posted the video to his page, it gave the video a great boost, I got some more followers on IG, and the spins went up by 78,000," Kiprich said. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Kiprich, Benji Hype boosted by Sturridge endorsement

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 22:05. Facebook
"I felt like I was religiously profiled... I felt violated," Ali Jr said about his detention as he and his mom returned from a trip to Jamaica for a Black History Month event.

Muhammad Ali Jr says detention on return from Jamaica made him feel 'violated'

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 22:03. Facebook
FLOW is also offering rewards of up to $100,000 for reports that lead to arrests related to the occurrence. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Flow partners with Crime Stop to address network vandalism

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 19:29. Facebook
British MP says if Jamaica won't take the prisoners, then the cost of taking care of them in Britain should be billed to the island.

'COMPLETE DISGRACE': British MP blasts Jamaica for rejecting prison deal

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 18:58. Facebook
A 49-year-old man was stabbed to death during a dispute with his girlfriend in Hampstead, Runaway Bay in St Ann on Sunday night. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Woman allegedly stabs lover to death in St Ann

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 18:43. Facebook
Dancehall artiste Sean Paul and his wife Jodi "Jinx" Henriques are celebrating the birth of their first child, Levi Blaze Henriques. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Sean Paul, Jinx welcome baby boy

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 17:34. Facebook
Police have identified the 16-year-girl killed at a birthday party in Hanover Sunday night as Shaniekey Brown. [ Ow.ly Link ]

UPDATE: Girl murdered at birthday identified

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 17:12. Facebook
“The undisguised violence and vulgarity of the disagreements posted and the sheer volume of anti-social attitudes were like megaphones screaming at Jamaicans to wake up and smell the decay into which Jamaica’s proud history of decency and mutual respect has plummeted,” Hanna said.

‘Jamaicans being held hostage by violent culture’: Lisa Hanna says death threats support her point on music

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 16:36. Facebook
A 16-year-old girl is now in police custody for the stabbing murder of another 16-year-old girl in Hanover. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Teen girl kills another at Hanover party

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 16:31. Facebook
Blue Power Group reported $45.6 million in profit for the three months ended January 31, 2017, a 41 per cent increase over the corresponding period last year.

Blue Power profit increase by 41 per cent, new soap line to be installed in March

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 15:36. Facebook
It is the third time this year, and the fourth overall, that the same water main has broken on the highway, which is being redeveloped and expanded to a six-lane thoroughfare. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Traffic flowing normally along Mandela Highway despite broken pipeline

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 14:56. Facebook
The annual relay carnival, the important last dress rehearsal for CHAMPS, featured a number of record-breaking performances.

PHOTO GALLERY: Wonderful day of competition at Gibson McCook Relays

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 14:30. Facebook
The accused man is also suspected to have been in a relationship with a 17-year-old female for some time, which is part of the police's ongoing probe to determine if any other charge for alleged criminal offences should be laid against him.

Manchester man charged for child pornography production, distribution

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 14:16. Facebook
It was one of the most awkward moments in the history of the Oscars, of television, in entertainment, heck maybe in American history. [ Ow.ly Link ]

WATCH: Wrong movie announced Best Picture at Oscars

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 13:45. Facebook
Prime Minister Andrew Holness broke ground for the construction of 1, 500 housing units to be known as The Estuary in Friendship, St James, the Jamaica Information Service has reported. [ Ow.ly Link ]

1,500 houses to be built in Friendship, St James

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 13:17. Facebook
Holness has some serious introspection to do in respect of the past year, and even more critical thinking going forward into the remainder of his five-year term.

Good showing but with a major patch on his coat for Holness after first year

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Loop Jamaica
yesterday at 01:24. Facebook
This situation has caused a back-up of traffic and is expected to cause major disruption to the traffic flow along the country's busiest corridor on Monday morning.

Water main again broken along Mandela Highway; traffic snarl already

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