Monthly Archives: December 2014

At least six killed in DR Congo plane crash: official

Residents check out a Cessna Super Skymaster that made an emergency landing the night before in a field just outside Cabaret, a coastal town northwest of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thursday Jan. 30, 2014. Haitian police said on Thursday that the small plane piloted by a U.S. citizen suffered mechanical problems and made an emergency landing in the banana field. Police inspector Joachin Antoine said that pilot Practor Antoine was treated for unspecified injuries at a hospital in the capital. A passenger named John Michael was not injured. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)

BUKAVU, DR Congo (AFP) — At least six people died after a plane flying from Uganda crashed into the Uvira mountains in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s east, a DR Congo official said Monday.

Pastors get tired, too

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Jodi-Ann Gilpin, Gleaner Writer

John-Mark Bartlett, pastor of the Pentecostal Tabernacle in downtown Kingston, could on Sunday be seen on the ground at his church, attempting to recuperate after giving his sermon.

UPDATE: Miami bound plane diverted to Norman Manley Airport

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MIAMI (AP) — An American Airlines flight heading from Bogota, Colombia, to Miami has been diverted to Kingston, Jamaica, following a possible mechanical problem.

YANKEES PITCHER CC SABATHIA “FREAKED OUT” AFTER MISSING HIS FLIGHT TO JAMAICA!

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Nobody likes missing their flight … including MLB star CC Sabathia … who was so upset after missing his plane to Jamaica, cops were called to calm down the big fella … TMZ Sports has learned.Sabathia —

MARRIOTT HOTEL IN NEW KINGSTON, WILL BE JAMAICA’S FIRST LEED BUILDING!

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Stephen Facey (right), chairman & CEO, Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Ltd, escorts visiting Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) President Luis Alberto Moreno (second right) on a tour of the Marriott Courtyard Hotel