KINGSTON, Jamaica — Gas prices will increase by $2.36 effective tomorrow, June 20.
87-octane gasoline will cost $112.17 per litre and 90-octane $113.83 per litre.
Automotive diesel will also increase by $2.50, selling at $112.52 per litre while the new product, low sulphur diesel, will cost $123.35 per litre.
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LAKE PLACID, New York (AP) — Olympic hurdler Lolo Jones has posted an impressive start at the US bobsled team selection races.
Seeking a push-athlete spot, Jones and pilot Jazmine Fenlator finished second in the opening night of selection races Saturday, their combined two-run time of one minute, 57.01 seconds just 0.05 seconds behind Jamie Greubel and Aja Evans (1:56.96). It was Jones’ competitive bobsled debut.
Greubel and Evans set a track push record of 5.43 seconds. Evans won the national push championships earlier this season.
Nick Cunningham and Johnny Quinn (1:54.51) won the first series of two-man races, followed by Cory Butner and Jesse Beckom (1:54.58) and Codie Bascue and Nic Taylor (1:55.04).
Veteran pilots Steven Holcomb and Elana Meyers have byes onto the national team.
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