Jamaica Gleaner
Published: Thursday | February 7, 2013
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Tsunami, quake hit, four missing
SYDNEY (AP):A powerful earthquake off the Solomon Islands yesterday generated a tsunami of up to 1.5 metres (about 5 feet) that damaged dozens of homes and left at least four people missing and presumed dead in the South Pacific island chain....

Ex-premier's bail extended
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC):Police have extended the bail of ex-premier McKeeva Bush to late March this year, after he presented himself to law-enforcement officers on Tuesday, in keeping with the terms of his original police bail following his...

Boy Scouts mull gay ban
IRVING, United States (AP):Faced with intense pressure from two flanks, the Boy Scouts of America said yesterday it needed more time for consultations before deciding whether to move away from its divisive policy of excluding gays as scouts or adult...


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