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Lamar Odom's spiral leaves ex-NBA star fighting for his life

...mother died of cancer when he was 12 and his estranged father was addicted to heroin. Drugs and crime were rampant in his South Jamaica neighborhood, and he never forgot where he came from, writing tributes to his mother and grandmother on his sneakers before...
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Phone scam makes appearance in Soldotna

...and a black Cadillac," Haberman said. When Haberman called the number back, she found it had originated from Kingston, Jamaica. Soldotna Police have gotten two calls about the same scam in the last two days, not including the incident with Haberman's...
BOOK REVIEW a leader, Bannister was known and respected as a trustworthy seaman who knew how to safely transport cargo, England to Jamaica. He'd worked his way up, cabin to Captain and by 1680, he was well-paid, his future secure. But in June of 1684...
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Discover Caribbean flavor and Jamaican spice in lively jerk cooking, at home

Native to Jamaica, "jerk" is a way of cooking in which meat, typically chicken or pork...dry-rubbed or marinated in a wet mixture comprised of allspice (in Jamaica it's called "pimento), cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, thyme, garlic...

CASCADE, Jamaica - Crocodiles were once so abundant along the salty rim of southern Jamaica that images of their toothy jaws and spiny armor...growing taste for crocodile meat and even eggs in Jamaica has conservationists worried that the reptiles...

FALMOUTH, Jamaica - Tourists emerge by the hundreds from...port of Falmouth were told it would be.Jamaica's port authority and Royal Caribbean...The World Bank said in a 2011 report on Jamaica that as much as 80 percent of tourism...
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Pioneer Potluck: The continued story of Sugar Beets

...Sugar BeetsI cannot remember what year this was, but Dad needed help in his beet fields again. Somehow Jamaicans right from Jamaica took the place of the German Prisoners of War. They were housed in the CCC camps. This must have been a right after the World...

...Russia and in the Middle East.KINGSTON, Jamaica - Mystery shrouds the crash of a private...controls before slamming into the waters off Jamaica.The wreckage of the high-performance...lost a short time later. As dark fell, Jamaica Coast Guard Commander Antonette Wemyss-Gorman...

...seeds.) When handling hot peppers, wear gloves and be sure not to touch your eyes or membranes of your nose. A product of Jamaica, find Grace brand Browning Sauce in the ethnic foods aisle of your supermarket┬╝ small red cabbage, cored and shredded...
Don Simon

...met a person he didn't like, who was an artist in his workshop, who had a joke for every occasion (I still remember his Jamaica joke), who made the most perfectly rare steaks for me, who loved the outdoors and being on the water, who was a master...


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