Confirmed: Unidentified man found dead in Kingston





The body of an unidentified man believed to be in his twenties was found with chop wounds on Upper King Street yesterday morning by a passer-by. The body is of dark complexion, medium built, about 177cm long and he was clad in a black shirt and blue under garments. The Kingston Central Police stated that around 4:30am the body was stumbled upon by passers-by and they were summoned to the scene.



  
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43 Cuban migrants repatriated by US Coast Guard

43 Cuban migrants were on Wednesday repatriated to Bahia de Cabanas, Cuba by the crew of the US Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. The repatriation of the Cuban migrants followed three separate interdictions on the high seas of persons attempting to migrate illegally to the United States. All migrants were safely removed from their makeshift vessels and were transferred to the Charles David Jr. for repatriation. Once aboard a Coast Guard cutter all migrants receive food, water, shelter and basic medical attention.
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Motor vehicle crash along Portmore toll

A motor vehicle crash took place along a section of the Portmore leg of Highway 2000 in St. Catherine. Details on what led to the crash are unknown. There have so far been no immediate reports of casualties. If you are in the area post what you see and hear.
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Farmer shot dead in Alligator Pond

47-year-olf farmer Christopher Swaby o/c “Bobo Chris” was shot to dead in Prospect, Alligator Pond, Manchester yesterday. Around 6 pm, Swaby was making his way along a section of Prospect, when a Nissan Tiida motorcar pulled up beside him. Swaby was seen having a discussion with persons inside the car, before it drove off. The vehicle reportedly returned shortly, and shots were fired from persons in the car, and the farmer was shot several times. He died on the spot. A motive for the fatal shooting has yet to be established, however Police revealed that Swaby was recently out on bail after being charged with illegal possession of a gun.
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Seattle woman enters not guilty plea to rape of man

28-year-old Chantae Marie Gilman yesterday entered a not guilty plea to a second degree rape charge. According to the Seattle Times, Gilman is accused of having sexual intercourse with a man she did not know after gaining entrance to his residence, and climbing on top of him as he slept. He later awoke to find her having sex with him and despite his protests to her to get off him, she continued, court papers stated. The accused who recently had a child was a month into a six-month residential drug and mental treatment program. An application to reduce her $100,000 bail was denied by the presiding Judge.
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4 held in Lottery Scam probe

Four persons were arrested during raids by the Police against the Lottery Scam in sections of St. James. According to the Police, six premises in Glendevon and Blood Lane were searched and several lead sheets with personal information of persons living abroad were allegedly found. The four suspects were then taken into custody, however their identities have not been released pending further information.
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Student injures 6, commits suicide in US high school shooting

Around six students were injured after a fellow student opened fire at the Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the western state of Washington, USA today. The student carried out the attack before he was found dead from a self inflicted wound. Media reports in the US say the shooting incident took place in the school’s cafeteria. At least two students were airlifted to hospital.
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PM breaks ground for Total Logistics Facility at Kingston Wharves

Prime Minister, Mrs. Portia Simpson Miller on (Wednesday) October 22, broke ground for the US$20 million, Total Logistics Facility, at the Kingston Wharves. This is
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Aguero scores four in Man City victory over Tottenham

Argentina striker Sergio 'Kun' Aguero fired Manchester City to victory over Tottenham Hotspur with a four-goal salvo despite missing a penalty, to temporarily carry them to two points from leaders Chelsea. Aguero scored two of the goals from the spot, after four penalties were given to City. Federico Fazio was sent off on his debut for Spurs, who will be disappointed that they did not get more in the exciting encounter. Chelsea can restore their five-point advantage when they play Crystal Palace later.
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Chelsea beats Crystal Palace to restore EPL lead

English Premiership early leaders Chelsea FC claimed an impressive 2-1 away win over Crystal Palace to restore their five-point adavantage at the top of the standings. Oscar gave Chelsea the lead with a wonderfully taken freekick after six minutes in the match. There were then two red cards as Chelsea's Cesar Azpilicueta was sent off for a dangerous challenge, and Damien Delaney picked up his second yellow card to be sent off leaving Palace down to 10 men. Cesc Fabregas solidified Chelsea's dominance in the game, finishing off an impressive move from the London side. Hull City with four minutes remaining grabbed a late goal as Manchester United loanee Wilifried Zaha, setup Frazier Campbell to score. Chelsea held on to grab all three points with the win.
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Welbeck scores late as Arsenal grab 2-2 draw with Hull

Danny Welbeck scored a 90th minute goal to give Arsenal 2-2 draw against Hull City in the English Premiership today.The Gunners took the lead from a wonderfully worked goal from Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez after 13 minutes in the game. Hull were level in controversial circumstances when Mohammed Diame seemed to hold back Mathieu Flamini, and rob him of possession in the penalty box, and he chipped the ball over the keeper, to leave the Arsenal players incensed. It was then 2-1 to Hull as they took the lead a minute into the second half as Abel Hernandez scored a header from a Tom Huddlestone cross. In the 90th minute, a mazy run by Sanchez saw him setup Welbeck who fired home for the draw.
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Southampton registers 8-0 win over Sunderland

Southampton continued their impressive form in the English Premier league with an impressive 8-0 win over Sunderland to stay third in the standings. Goals from Santiago Vergini, two from Graziano Pelle, an own goal from Liam Birdcutt, Jack Cork, Victor Wanyama, and Sadio Mane saw Southampton register the biggest win in today's fixtures. The result sees Southampton remain one point behind Manchester City with 16 points, while Chelsea who grabbed a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace have 22 points.
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Cuba to dispatch nearly 300 more health workers in Ebola combat

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has announced that a further 296 health workers will be sent to Liberia and Guinea to combat the deadly Ebola virus. Castro made the announcement while writing in state news media toda,y as he also stated that Cuba was ready to co-operate with the United States in the fight against the pathogen which has gripped parts of West Africa. Cuba has already sent 165 nurses and doctors to Sierra Leone, which drew unusual praise from US Secretary of State, John Kerry. Officials from Cuba say they will attempt to provide more aid as they host a meeting with allies on Monday.
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Ronaldo double leads Real Madrid to big win

Ronaldo double leads Real Madrid to big win
Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice to take his season tally to 15 goals in 10 games as Real Madrid cruised past Levante with a 5-0 win ahead of next week's exciting encounter with Barcelon in El Clasico. Ronaldo scored in the 13th minute from the spot, before Manchester United on loan signing Javier Hernandez scored in the 38th minute. It was 3-0 when Ronaldo beat two defenders and fired in on 61 minutes, and the rout was complete with James Rodriguez and Isco both finding the net. Real Madrid are second in the league with 18 points, five points behind Barcelona.
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Barcelona gets hard fought win over Eibar

Barcelona gets hard fought win over Eibar
Barcelona claimed a hard fought 3-0 home victory over a stubborn Eibar side to maintain their lead at the top of the Spanish league. The first half saw Barcelona being frustrated by Eibar, who could have grabbed goals of their own but for poor finishing. Eibar's resistance was broken as Lionel Messi picked out the run of Xavi Hernandez who dinked the ball over the keeper and put the home side ahead. The floodgates were then open as Neymar volleyed home an assist from his Brazilian countryman Dani Alves for 2-0. Lionel Messi also got on the score sheet with his run, and as he ran into the penalty area, he received a return pass from Neymar, to fire home a left footed shot from a difficult angle to put Barcelona 3-0 ahead. The result sees Barcelona now five points ahead of Real Madrid who climbed to second after their 5-0 victory over Levante earlier today.
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Jamaica Mad to Raas!

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When did it come to this? Where do we begin to look for answers? Turns out that these are deep rooted psychological problems. And what the good Professor Hickling has concluded, might in fact be right. Jamaicans are mad people.
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Successful Asian Leader says former Jamaican PM – “Ruinous”

Successful Asian Leader says former Jamaican PM – “Ruinous”
"(Jamaican) professionals felt they had no future"
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Controversy in London

The 30th Olympiad is very much underway and of course with big Games come big controversies. I have highlighted just a few of the notables below.
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9.63s - Asafa's Pain

  9.63s was the time that flashed on the clock inside the stadium in London. Less than 10s after the starter fired the gun, the Men’s
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Will Usain's 'Mobot' Pose After Winning the 4x100m Relay At The London 2012 Olympics Cost Him?

Trademarking a Pose, Can you? - Image and Branding The famous Mobot Pose - In honour of Mo Farah One of the biggest issues in the world
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J$3 Million Phone Bill for Government Minister ?

J$3 Million Phone Bill for Government Minister ?
A Cabinet Minister racked up an over JA$3 million cellular phone bill with taxpayers having to pony up the cash soon. The massive bill was
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"24 Things I wished I knew before getting pregnant"

So, I’m browsing the internet minding my own business when I stumbled upon new research which shows that women lose 90% of their eggs at
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