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Your news in a nutshell Deadly fake goods Lawyers on US-Ja scamming radar Ja watching US border wall tax proposal More correctional officers under probe for corruption Fire destroys sections of craft market downtown OUR tells NWC to halt late








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Your news in a nutshell 31 wanted in St James J’cans lighting up Penn relays 2017 JPS exec new MoBay Chamber of Commerce president Farm work programme preselection¬†exercise coming 500 more wanted for lottery scamming Scammers target NIS pensioners 1.








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HR1813: What the Proposed US Border Wall Funding Bill Says






Below is the text of the five pages of the Bill to Amend the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to impose a fee for remittance transfers to certain foreign countries and for other purposes. Republican congressman from Alabama, Mike Rogers, introduced the








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Your news in a nutshell Remittance blow? Proposed US tax on remittances More extraditions coming Eight extradited for lottery scamming Fisherfolk dissatisfied with compensation Grange ‘was not aware’ of details of $15m contract $492m flood damage bill 1. Remittance blow?








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Your news in a nutshell Traumatised nation $2b illegal jackpot Two Jamaicas? Reggae party pepper-sprayed More money for W Kgn residents First Heritage scraps dormant account fees Education to stop gangster lifestyle 1. Traumatised nation More than 1,000 persons die








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Your news in a nutshell Rain batters Portland Clarendon shattered ‘Shotta’ students World’s largest¬†real estate franchise now in Ja MoBay Chambers presidential race hot St Thomas residents trapped 1. Rain batters Portland The livelihood of at least three Portland farmers








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Your news in a nutshell Tesha Miller released from police custody without charge Man gets 4 life sentences for quadruple murder Riu MoBay boiler room explodes, ordered closed Possible dry period for Ja by year-end Speed, alcohol may have caused








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Your news in a nutshell Ja-born high jumper dies in bike crash Streetlight audit coming $300m bailout for university students World’s oldest son with living parent dies Fast-track diaspora policy – Opposition Formula for sustained economic growth 1. Ja-born high








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Your news in a nutshell Judge mocks $100 maximum fine Bunting questions $400m contract Charges pending against Romanian in ATM fraud case ‘Eat What You Grow’ saving Ja $5b annually Gayle first to 10,000 in T20 Scarce Commodity launches standards








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Who is George Quallo?






George Fitzroy Quallo is Jamaica’s 29th Commissioner of Police, with responsibility for “enhancing the security services to the country, improving public order, reducing corruption and improving accountability across the force”, as well as “implementing a comprehensive succession planning process for








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