Murder threat under probe - Teacher may face sanctions after vowing to kill child in viral video tirade

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A Pembroke Hall High teacher’s fate hangs in the balance after she was videotaped on Thursday hurling death threats repeatedly at a student in a tirade that drew widespread public outrage, triggering an investigation by school authorities and the…

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Murder threat under probe - Teacher may face sanctions after vowing to kill child in viral video tirade

Gleaner on November 23rd, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

A Pembroke Hall High teacher’s fate hangs in the balance after she was videotaped on Thursday hurling death threats repeatedly at a student in a tirade that drew widespread public outrage, triggering an investigation by school authorities and the…

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G2K to crank up JLP youth base - Party yet to settle on candidates for seven seats

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The new leadership of the young professionals’ affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), Generation 2000 (G2K), says it will be using a combination of media platforms to get its message out to young people as it woos increased support for the…

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G2K to crank up JLP youth base - Party yet to settle on candidates for seven seats

Gleaner on November 23rd, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

The new leadership of the young professionals’ affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), Generation 2000 (G2K), says it will be using a combination of media platforms to get its message out to young people as it woos increased support for the…

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‘Don’t allow him to get away’ - DPP urges jury to hold accused accountable for ‘butcher shop’ slayings

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A seven-member jury comprising three men and four women was urged by lead prosecutor Paula Llewellyn to hold accused Kemar Riley to account for the murders of a St Catherine mother and her daughter. “Do not allow Kemar Riley ‘Blacks’ to get away…

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‘Don’t allow him to get away’ - DPP urges jury to hold accused accountable for ‘butcher shop’ slayings

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A seven-member jury comprising three men and four women was urged by lead prosecutor Paula Llewellyn to hold accused Kemar Riley to account for the murders of a St Catherine mother and her daughter. “Do not allow Kemar Riley ‘Blacks’ to get away…

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‘No strings attached’ - Holness calls for JLP scholarship beneficiaries to pay forward gratitude to future students

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Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) leader Andrew Holness described Friday’s donation of J$2.5 million to the University of Technology Jamaica’s (UTech) scholarship fund as a “no-strings-attached” grant geared towards offsetting financing problems affecting…

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Revenge porn sentencing ‘feels like justice’ - Ex-US broadcaster says vindicated but defence to appeal ‘excessive’ penalty

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Former American television news anchor Darieth Chisolm says there is still much to do in the fight against revenge porn, even after her Jamaican ex-boyfriend, who admitted to posting nude pictures and videos of her on the Internet, was yesterday…

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We’re not signing over sovereignty to US, says Chang - Security minister signs Air Marshals Services Agreement

Gleaner on November 23rd, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: The practice of federal Air Marshals travelling on passenger aircraft to and from Jamaica under a revised agreement between the Holness administration and the United States is not about signing over our sovereignty, National…

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Falmouth vending ban to stay for Christmas – mayor

Gleaner on November 23rd, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: Falmouth Mayor Collen Gager has reaffirmed that vendors will not be permitted to ply their wares illegally in the Trelawny parish capital’s historic Water Square during the upcoming Christmas season. Gager said the town would come…

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