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Eight Jamaicans among persons held in US immigration sweep in New York 

Eight Jamaicans have been numbered among 114 persons who were held during an 11-day immigration crackdown in New York, USA.

Texas executes man for killing woman in 2004 after break-in 

A Texas prisoner was executed Thursday evening for killing a San Antonio woman after breaking into her apartment more than 13 years ago.

Another alleged member of ‘Willocks lotto scam network’ extradited 

Alleged lottery scammer Gregory Gooden has been extradited to the United States to face US federal charges related to the scheme that has duped mostly elderly Americans out of millions of US dollars.

Trump cranks up heat on Attorney General, says “time will tell” fate 

President Donald Trump cranked up the heat Tuesday on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, scorning him as “very weak” and refusing to say whether he’ll fire the nation’s top law enforcement officer and his onetime political ally.

Legal action looms over ‘shooting’ remark in Portia replacement race 

The furor over the process of selecting a candidate to replace former Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller, as the Member of Parliament (MP) for the South West St Andrew constituency

Gunmen leave AK-47 behind after attacking cops on Tower Street 

Police are searching for a group of criminals who reportedly attacked a team of cops along Tower Street in downtown Kingston and later fled leaving behind an AK-47 assault rifle and a magazine with 20 live rounds on Monday.