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14 countries already registered for virtual Reggae Marathon 2020

To date, registrations for the virtual staging of the 2020 Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K have been received from 14 countries.

You Can Now Get 15-Minute COVID-19 Tests At JFK Airport

If you have to travel right now, you’ll probably fly better knowing you don’t have COVID-19 — and now you can find out right at the airport.

Trump fires agency head who vouched for 2020 vote

WASHINGTON, DC, United States (AP) — President Donald Trump yesterday fired the director of the federal agency that vouched for the reliability of the 2020 election.

Biden fights to confront crises, Trump resistance

US President-elect Joe Biden fought to confront the nation’s competing crises — and fierce Republican resistance — on Tuesday as concerns grew that President Donald Trump’s refusal to acknowledge his Democratic rival’s victory could undermine national security.

Weather-battered St Thomas communities left reeling

FROM Ramble District through the hills of Cedar Valley on to Trinityville and Font Hill in St Thomas, weather-battered residents have been left to navigate impassable roads and scramble for potable water. They have cobbled together temporary solutions, but the challenges they face are hard to deny.

Foreigner arrested at NMIA after ‘breaching COVID-19 protocol’

A foreign national who came to Jamaica and reportedly breached the Disaster Risk Management Act and then attempted to leave the island, was arrested at the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA).