CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls are missing four starters for Tuesday night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks after Joakim Noah was sidelined by a bruised right thigh.
Noah participated in the morning shootaround and coach Tom Thibodeau did not mention the injury during his pre-game availability. But the Bulls ann ...more »
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Mayor of Kingston, Angela Brown Burke, is urging business operators in the Corporate Area to comply with regulations when erecting billboards and signs, and pay the required fees.
“The Kingston and St Andrew Corporation (KSAC) has no real interest in removing the signs, but if businesses do not h ...more »
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The number of registered handcart operators in the Corporate Area now stands at more than 600, Kingston Mayor Angela Brown Burke says.
Brown Burke made the announcement Tuesday while speaking at the monthly Kingston and St Andrew Corporation (KSAC) Council meeting, at its Church Street chambers, in dow ...more »
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (CMC) - West Indies captain Darren Sammy has admitted that his plane flight from Dunedin to Wellington for the second Test against New Zealand was his scariest for some time.
Sammy has vowed never to fly into Wellington again after high winds forced the pilot to abandon one landing attempt before ge ...more »
KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Jamaican Government and the South African High Commission will on Thursday host a memorial service in celebration of the life of former South African President, Nelson Mandela.
The service is open to the general public and will be held at the University of the West Indies (UWI) Chapel, starting at ...more »
A woman cleans a drain in Spanish Town, St Catherine, on Friday. Blocked drains, which provide a breeding haven for mosquitoes, have been a source of concern for health authorities in light of the current outbreak of dengue fever. On Friday, the Ministry of Health reported an increase in dengue cases, noting that the figure stood at 1,710 as at October 13. This, compared to 429 cases for the corresponding period last year. As a result, Dr Marion Bullock DuCasse — director of emergency, disaster management and special services at the ministry — urged members of the public to cooperate with health workers in helping to reduce mosquito breeding sites and the adult mosquito population through source reduction, fogging and spraying.
(Photo: Lionel Rookwood)
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