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Two dead in Peru after 7.3-magnitude quake — official

LIMA, Peru (AFP) — A 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook southern Peru yesterday, killing at least two people and injuring 65 others, the South American country's...

30 people rushed to hospital after St Thomas crash

KINGSTON, Jamaica — OBSERVER ONLINE has learnt that 30 people including the driver of a Toyota Coaster bus and a Mazda Premacy were rushed...

Denmark to charge 1,000 youth with spreading sex videos via Facebook

STOCKHOLM, Sweden (AFP) — More than 1,000 youth in Denmark are to be charged with spreading sex videos of two 15-year-olds through Facebook, Danish...

Top CEO killed in New Year’s Eve plane crash

The CEO of one of Britain's biggest companies and four of his family members were killed in a seaplane crash in Australia on New...

10 Americans among 12 dead in Costa Rica plane crash

A small plane crash Sunday in northwest Costa Rica killed 12 people, including 10 US citizens, officials said. The single-engine turboprop's two Costa Rican pilots...

Tourist arrivals hit 4M mark in Jamaica

December 17th, 2017 The tourist industry started its traditional high season Friday shattering all previous records for visitor arrivals, by welcoming the four millionth tourist so...

Jamaica voted world’s leading cruise, wedding destination

Jamaica voted world's leading cruise, wedding destination   KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica was for the third time voted world's leading wedding destination and again voted world's...

Alleged gangsters slapped with multiple charges; 18 face court today

WENTY-FIVE of the 27 individuals who were detained earlier this month in connection with the Uchence gang that has been linked to at least...

British man gets 20 years for ‘barbaric’ nightclub acid attack

A man convicted of spraying acid in a crowded London nightclub injuring 22 people has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, the city's...

Ian Boyne joyously shared the best of himself — ‘Butch’ Stewart

Jamaica Observer Chairman Gordon “Butch” Stewart yesterday expressed shock and personal grief at the passing of Ian Boyne, saying that his death is a...

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