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Police have launched a manhunt for a politician after several persons reported giving money to his company for them to gain visas and overseas employment.
The politician, who is slated to contest the next General Election for the People's National Party, is being sought after his company failed to deliver on its agreements.
Information reaching THE STAR is that the police have unsuccessfully tried contacting the politician several times…Continue
With strong indications that Jamaicans could be going to the polls before Christmas Day, the Sunday Observer asked citizens in the Corporate Area whether or not the timing would be right. These were some of their responses:
I don't think it will be the ideal time. I think some time within the first quarter…Continue
State Police say they have arrested a man returning from a vacation in Iceland after he allegedly stole $300 from a flight attendant's purse while the plane was in flight over Greenland.
Police met Iceland Air Flight 631 as it arrived at Logan International Airport about 5 p.m. Sunday, and arrested Torry Johnson of Gloucester (GLAH'-stur), Mass. He is accused of taking the money and some foreign currency from…Continue
Billy Hunter and the NBA reject the NBA's offer, serve a notice of disclaimer and will file an antitrust suit against the NBA. (AP photo)
Pink News reports that the so-called "gay" penguins will be reunited by the spring, according to a Toronto Zoo official.
"There will be a limited time of separation but it will not be permanent," Tom Mason, the zoo’s Curator of Invertebrates and Birds told Pink News. "No…
Raymond Harris is a career criminal who has been in and out of prison for most of his adult life. The 36-year old thug saved his most brutal crime for last.
Chicago police say Harris beat and robbed 73-year old Virginia Perillo last month in the garage of her home, leaving her bleeding and brain dead. Harris then took two wedding rings stolen from Perillo and…Continue
Rihanna's little brother Rorrey Fenti aka GQ looks to get his foot into an industry his famous sibling has taken by storm. The 21-year old has released a new song that is described as the "perfect fusion between the two genres of Hip-Hop and Dub-Step."
Take a listen to the track below and let…Continue
WHILE new Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness continues to keep alive speculations of a snap parliamentary poll, possibly before Christmas, the Prime Minister of St Lucia Stephenson King announced last Sunday a general election for November 28.
This surprise date means that for the first time in the history of the Caribbean Community (Caricom), two member states will be voting for new governments…Continue
Photo of the bus in the sea
At least 13 people were killed when a bus carrying mourners from a funeral plunged into the sea at Mount Sion, in Choiseul, south east of here on Thursday night.
Police and fire officials at the scene said that there was only one survivor in the worst accident in the history of the island.…Continue
Kidnappings have plagued Venezuela in recent years and occasionally affected major league baseball players. Some of them have had family members taken away at gunpoint and held for ransom.
In what appears to be a first, however, a major league player has now been abducted. On Wednesday night, Wilson…Continue
A wild gang fight in a Bronx hospital emergency room ended in bloodshed Wednesday when one gang member pulled a gun and began firing -- wounding two hospital employees.
They were shot inside the emergency room at Bronx Lebanon Hospital at about 7 p.m.
The victims -- a 37-year-old nurse and a 42-year-old security guard -- suffered…Continue
Each Sunday for decades, Roman Catholic priests have offered the blessing – "Lord be with you." And each Sunday, parishioners would respond, "And also with you."
Until this month.
Come Nov. 27, the response will be, "And with your spirit." And so will begin a small revolution in a tradition-rich faith.
At the end of the month,…Continue