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  1. House of Marley releases tangle-free 'Smile Jamaica' earbudsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... be a sticking point when it comes to quality audio products, but now you can get a pair of House of Marley "Smile Jamaica" in-ear headphones for $19.99 -$24.99. The MFI-certified in-ear headphones (earbuds) look and sound great. Made with ...

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  2. Montego Bay: Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall Opens in Jamaica With Adjacent Zilara Property Not Far BehindRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | HotelChatter

    After debuting its first all-inclusive resort last year in Cabo , Hyatt has announced the opening of its second Ziva property, the Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall , in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The resort is Jamaica's first Hyatt-branded all inclusive resort, and will be followed next week with the opening of a sister property, the Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall , whose opening has been delayed until December 20th.

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  3. Fun things to do in Kingston, JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    Located in the heart of the Caribbean, Kingston, Jamaica , is sunny and warm, with tropical breezes. Whatever your interests or hobbies, the capital city of Jamaica has something enjoyable for everyone.

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  4. St Richards finally takes JSCQ trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jamaica Observer

    ST Richards Primary turned the tables on rivals Mona Preparatory to emerge as victors of the 2014 season of Television Jamaica's Junior Schools Challenge Quiz. The teams, who also met in the finals last year, brought the curtains down on this year's competition in the finals, held on two Mondays ago at the TVJ studios in Kingston.

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  5. Outameni falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Jamaica Observer

    THE Government yesterday faced more fallout from its handling of the Outameni purchase when two influential sectors announced the suspension of their participation in the Partnership For Jamaica on the basis that the Administration has breached the agreement. Ten environmental organisations and 13 groups representing women, in separate letters to Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller, hauled the Government over the coals for disregarding the views of civil society on the Outameni purchase by the National Housing Trust .

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  6. DaMarcus Beasley retires from US national teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... DaMarcus Beasley listens the national anthems before the start of the 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match against Jamaica in Kingston, Jamaica,. Beasley, the first American to play in four World Cups, says he is retiring from the U.S. national ...

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  7. Jamaica installs automated immigration kiosks at Montego BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Caribbean News Now!

    Tourism and Entertainment Minister, Dr Wykeham McNeill , cuts the ribbon to officially commission into service ten automated immigration kiosks on December 11 at the Donald Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Looking on are: Director of Tourism, Paul Pennycooke; Chairman of the Tourism Product Development Company , Maxine Henry Wilson; Chairman of the Tourism Enhancement Fund , Senator Noel Sloley; President of the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association , Nicola Madden Greig; and head of the Passport, Immigration and Citizenship Agency , Jennifer McDonald.

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  8. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... DaMarcus Beasley listens the national anthems before the start of the 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match against Jamaica in Kingston, Jamaica,. Beasley, the first Amer... CHICAGO (AP) - DaMarcus Beasley, the first American to play in four World ...

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  9. Forex: J$114.29 to one US dollar - BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jamaica Observer

    KINGSTON, Jamaica The US dollar on Monday, December 15 ended trading at J$114.29, up from J$114.12 according to the Bank of Jamaica's daily foreign exchange trading summary. Meanwhile, the Canadian dollar closed at J$98.46, down from J$99.90 while the British pound sterling ended trading at J$178.87 down from J$179.73.

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  10. Jamaican Pastor Angers Congregation by Washing Feet of Lesbian, Trans VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Advocate

    ... to humanity and God, and has great significance and history for Christians. Churches May Be Key to Acceptance in Jamaica The newspaper reports that a transgender visitor to the church, who was not identified, delivered a testimonial to the ... 11 comments

  11. Moon Dance Cliffs is the most romantic destination in Western CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Examiner.com

    Plan a romantic winter escape that will melt your Valentine's heart at Moon Dance Cliffs, an idyllic seaside resort situated on the picturesque oceanfront Cliffs of Negril at Jamaica's westernmost edge. Named a Top 25 Luxury Hotel in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor.com , Moon Dance Cliffs features 480- to 1,200-square-foot rooms and suites - each with direct ocean views and abundant amenities such as private Jacuzzi's.

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  12. Accused lottery scammer to face court next AprilRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Gleaner

    A Hanover man who was arrested on two occasions for reportedly possessing paraphernalia connected to the lottery scam is booked to return to the Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court in April next year, as the case file is incomplete. Plumber Nyhone Wilmot, 30, from Orchard Housing Scheme in Hopewell, had his bail extended until April 15, when he appeared in court last Wednesday.

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  13. Make positive choices, students toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Weirton Daily Times

    Oak Glen Middle School students recently learned about the importance of making positive choices from a man who said the most important choice in his life was immigrating to the United States at age 11. Devon McDonald, 45, a native of Kingston, Jamaica, told the students that his hard work in high school in Paterson, N.J., paid off and led to his ... (more)

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  14. Don't let 'Jamaica speak' cloud the Commission resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jamaica Observer

    Jamaica is truly a beautiful yet comical place to live, work and raise families. The ongoing Tivoli Commission of Enquiry bears testimony to this fact.

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  15. Baku hosts FEI Awards Gala 2014 celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Today.Az

    ... Board Member of the Hellenic Equestrian Federation; and Betty Wates, President of the Equestrian Federation of Jamaica. The equestrian heroes donned tuxedos and gowns for the gala dinner, which was attended by almost 350 guests from National ...

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  16. Brown Hails Best Season On Return To JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | ATP World Tour

    Taking stock after what he hailed as the best season of his career, Dustin Brown took the opportunity to visit his father and friends in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The 30-year-old Brown, who moved to Jamaica from Germany aged 12, conducted a clinic for 45 children on his return.

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  17. Vox Pop - Why I love ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jamaica Observer

    As the Christmas season approaches some Jamaicans say what it is they love about one of the most anticipated holidays of the year. Jamaica Observer reporter Kimmo Mathews took to the streets of Kingston and St Andrew recently to get the varying views.

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  18. Donkey cart operators angry, say they need justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jamaica Observer

    ... farmer -- was struck from his cart by a minibus travelling from Spanish Town to Kingston. The man, whose name the Jamaica Observer was unable to ascertain, has been admitted to hospital in serious condition, the farmers said. "We need justice," said ...

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  19. COJO reaches the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jamaica Observer

    The kindness of a stranger - a product of the system - in the form of a US$10,775 donation to the Children of Jamaica Outreach scholarship fund, is testament to the reach of the charity, which for 20 years has been helping disenfranchised youngsters in Jamaica and the United States in a range of education and social development programmes. The donor, who lives in Australia, had read about COJO's work online, and wanted to give back to Jamaica and the State homes he once lived in.

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  20. Scandal paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jamaica Observer

    SO it is scandal season again in Jamaica, and I am not referring to the popular US television show. I am speaking of the recent drama starring defiant board members of the National Housing Trust and the supporting cast of the PNP-led Government and their usual sycophants.

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