It appears that the powerful Hurricane Matthew might churn just east of Jamaica and that the island will escape a direct hit. But even a sideswipe from this monster could be fatal as forecasters said up to 38cm (15 ins) of rain could fall across Jamaica and on southern Haiti.
After a vicious backlash on social media after her controversial interview on ER where she seemed to support the candidacy of Republican nominee Donald Trump, reggae star Etana has issued a statement to clarify any misunderstandings her political views may have caused.
Police suspect that the bus driver murdered yesterday in an incident during which two female students were injured inside a Coaster bus parked on Creek Street in Montego Bay may have been a victim of a "contract killing".
Hundreds of tearful students packed the Holy Trinity Cathedral for a thanksgiving service for the life of Dominic James, captain of St. George's College Manning Cup team, this morning. James had been pronounced dead at the University Hospital of the West Indies hospital after collapsing on the field two minutes into their game against Excelsior High school yesterday after what medical personnel suspect was a "seizure".