Daughter’s kidneys stolen? - Mother wants independent pathologist

Gleaner on February 21st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

A Kingston mother is pressing her claim for a local hospital to allow her an opportunity to have an independent pathologist at her daughter’s autopsy.Nadine Evans’ daughter, Carell White, passed away at a hospital in Kingston on December 19, 2017….

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People use bleaching cream for lighter butts

Gleaner on February 21st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

Skin lightening products have been around for a while, and there are new products always emerging in the market.However, for Simone Shape, a cream she created is more about getting the dark areas on the skin to fit the person’s overall skin tone….

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Two homes come tumbling down - damage causes injuries, millions in losses

Gleaner on February 21st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

In less than a month, millions of dollars have gone down the drain after two homes collapsed in west rural St Andrew communities.Aspiring homeowners suffered tremendous losses and in one case, several persons suffered serious injuries.The latest…

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People have to be smarter - fire official warns

Gleaner on February 21st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

With a number of deadly fires since the start of the year, the chief fire prevention officer at the Jamaica Fire Brigade, Acting Assistant Commissioner Floyd McLean, said that people need to start taking charge of their lives.He said structural…

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News on the go

Gleaner on February 21st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

Residents of Chesterfield, St Mary, should get their bridge by June. Bridges will also be installed in Mahogany Vale, St Thomas, Trout Hall Pass in Clarendon, and Tranquillity in Portland.E.G. Hunter, chief executive officer of the National Works…

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Evangelist said she was once demon possessed

Gleaner on February 20th, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

While battling suicidal thoughts and actually attempting to take her life, Gizelle Small said she decided to attend a crusade near her house in 2015.”Di day when mi guh church that was the day that I discovered that I was demon possessed,” she told…

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‘Vagina Lady’ hosts womb parties

Gleaner on February 20th, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

Offers healing to sick womenRamona Riley thought that she would never have a child because of a disease affecting her womb.However, she decided to heal herself and use her experiences to help others.Riley, 35, said that when she was 28, doctors said…

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All visits to GP suspended

Gleaner on February 20th, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

All visits are suspended at the Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre, popularly known as ‘GP’, in Kingston until further notice.According to Superintendent Ivan Randall, this decision was impacted by the two large holes discovered by prison…

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Utech’s wellness fest - targets Papine communities

Gleaner on February 20th, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

The 2018 renewal of the Papine Wellness Fest kicked off in August Town, St Andrew, last Thursday.The event, which is being undertaken by the University of Technology in partnership with the Social Development Commission, the Citizen Security and…

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HANG THEM HIGH!

Gleaner on February 20th, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

Principal hurt by murder of St James High pupilPrincipal of St James High School Joseph Williams says prison is too good for murderers and has made a passionate call for the hangman to be brought out of retirement.”I am so upset because from 1988…

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