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Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 Selection policy change for Reggae Boyz, says Burrell http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Selection-policy-change-for-Reggae-Boyz--says-Burrell http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13666094/Captain-burrell-Arrives_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:55 PM Forex: J$128.14 to one US dollar http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Forex--J-128-14-to-one-US-dollar2017-02-23T14-47-43 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13666028/forex_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:46 PM Moravian ministers' sex case adjourned http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Moravian-ministers--sex-case-adjourned http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665795/gardner-gibson_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:41 PM Three C'bean beaches make TripAdvisor's top 10 Travellers' Choice http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Three-C-bean-beaches-make-TripAdvisor-s-top-10-Travellers--Choice http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665792/beaches-turks-caicos_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:35 PM Training unaffected by vacant head coach position, assures JNA president http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Training-unaffected-by-vacant-head-coach-position--assures-JNA-president http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665744/DR-DALEY-MORRIS_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:19 PM Preventative detention is a cop's function under common law, use it — Chuck http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Preventative-detention-is-a-cop-s-function-under-common-law--use-it---Chuck http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665683/chuck_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 3:41 PM Hanna lambasted on social media for suggesting ban on Vybz Kartel's music http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Hanna-lambasted-on-social-media-for-suggesting-ban-on-Vybz-Kartel-s-music http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665660/Lisa-Hanna-2_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 3:30 PM 428 inmates reclassified in thrust to reduce prison population http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/428-inmates-reclassified-in-thrust-to-reduce-prison-population http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665633/JAIL2_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 3:10 PM MSET donates $310m to CMI'S development http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/MSET-donates--310m-to-CMI-S-development http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665610/Wheatley_w504_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:39 PM Protocols for police body-worn cameras must be published — JFJ http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Protocols-for-police-body-worn-cameras-must-be-published---JFJ http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665562/Cameras_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:29 PM Westmoreland pair tied up, shot dead in cane field http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Westmoreland-pair-tied-up--shot-dead-in-cane-field http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665491/crime-scene_w319_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:42 PM Florida man arrested in J'can lottery scam scheme http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Florida-man-arrested-in-J-can-lottery-scam-scheme http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665500/lottery-scam_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:30 PM Skeletal remains found near Riverton landfill http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Skeletal-remains-found-near-Riverton-landfill http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665435/police-line.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:14 PM Amend criminal laws to allow compensation for victims — G2K president http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Amend-criminal-laws-to-allow-compensation-for-victims---G2K-president http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665408/G2K-logo_w400_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 1:00 PM Trinidad reports nearly 800 cases of Zika http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Trinidad-reports-nearly-800-cases-of-Zika http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665348/Zika2-300x225.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:54 PM Entrepreneurs to benefit from JBDC workshops http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Entrepreneurs-to-benefit-from-JBDC-workshops http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665346/AJWM_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:41 PM US governor to launch Black Advisory Commission today http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/US-governor-to-launch-Black-Advisory-Commission-today http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665340/Charlie-Baker_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:29 PM Morris wants authorities to expedite payment to blind man who fell off bridge   http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Morris-wants-authorities-to-expedite-payment-to-blind-man-who-fell-off-bridge http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665323/Floyd-Morris-4_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:00 PM JTB awarded for promotion of brand Jamaica at Rio Olympics http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/JTB-awarded-for-promotion-of-brand-Jamaica-at-Rio-Olympics http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665305/Jamaica-House-2016-Rocks-Rio-de-Janiero_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 11:54 AM SpaceX cargo ship arrives at space station http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/SpaceX-cargo-ship-arrives-at-space-station http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665316/SpaceX_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 11:48 AM US religious group sues state to free convict accused of leading J'can drug cartel http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/US-religious-group-sues-state-to-free-convict-accused-of-leading-J-can-drug-cartel http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665277/Terrence-Turbe_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 11:24 AM Grange hails 'trailblazer' Jennifer Samuda http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Grange-hails--trailblazer--Jennifer-Samuda http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665243/Jennifer-Samuda_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 10:55 AM Opposition concerned about conditions at CRH, calls for passage of OSHA http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Opposition-concerned-about-conditions-at-CRH--calls-for-passage-of-OSHA http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665041/Ferguson2_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 10:33 AM Mexico rejects 'unilateral' US migration moves http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Mexico-rejects--unilateral--US-migration-moves http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665027/luis-v_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 10:00 AM Cops issue warning after pesticide-sprayed plantains stolen in St Thomas http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latest/Cops-issue-warning-after-pesticide-sprayed-plantains-stolen-in-St-Thomas http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13665018/banana_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 23, 2017 9:50 AM