TOKYO, Japan (AP) — Japan's Parliament approved on Friday a state secrets law that stiffens penalties for leaks by government officials and for journalists who seek such information, overriding criticism that it could be used to cover up government abuses and suppress civil liberties.
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RUNAWAY BAY, St Ann — This yard in Salem, Runaway Bay, St Ann were among several in the district which were flooded following rains which started on Sunday and continued yesterday. The floods waters forced a number of residents to stay indoors as water surrounding their homes made it difficult for some people to get out. Flooding was also reported in Mount Edgecombe and Scarlett Hall, both in the parish. (Photo: Renae Dixon)
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