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Like a sunny day on Montego Bay

Like a sunny day on Montego Bay Submitted by The Roadside Pi... on June 20, 2021 - 12:43am. Ya Mon, Jamaica Mon!Meat hand pies were brought to Jamaica by the English. Pasties. The word evolved into "patty." The hand pie evolved into a decidedly unique Jamaica food.Keeping with the tropical vibe, I submit an old-time banana Chiffon pie.  
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U.S. women shut out Nigeria in final audition for Olympic roster spots

The U.S. team’s Lindsey Horan, right, heads the ball as Nigeria’s Chidinma Okeke, left, and Michelle Alozie defend during the first half of their Summer Series match on Wednesday night in Austin, Texas. The U.S. won, 2-0. (Photo by Chuck Burton/Getty Images) AUSTIN, TX – JUNE 16: Christen Press #23 of the United States shoots against Onome Ebi #5 of Nigeria during the first half of their WNT Summer Series game at Q2 Stadium on June 16, 2021 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Chuck Burton/Getty Image...
Tags: Japan, Texas, Sweden, Nigeria, Sports, Sport, Soccer, United States, Williams, Brazil, Tokyo, Associated Press, Jamaica, Press, Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd


Home Office abandons plans to deport Osime Brown to Jamaica

Family celebrate success of campaign to halt deportation of 22-year-old, who has autismA 22-year-old man who has autism and his family are celebrating after the Home Office abandoned plans to deport him to Jamaica.Osime Brown, who left Jamaica aged four to settle in the UK with his mother, Joan Martin, was facing deportation after being released from prison where he had been serving a sentence for stealing a friend’s mobile phone, though he and others said he did not do it. Continue reading...
Tags: Politics, UK, Law, Americas, Society, UK News, World news, Immigration and asylum, Autism, UK criminal justice, Home Office, Jamaica, Caribbean, Joan Martin, Osime Brown, Jamaica Osime Brown


Meet Milo, this year's Doodle for Google winner!

A few weeks ago we announced our five national Doodle for Google finalists. They all beautifully showed us their answers to this year’s contest prompt, “I am strong because…”. One young artist stood out to us with his words, symbolism and art. We’re excited to announce our 2021 winner is 11th grader, Milo Golding from Lexington, Kentucky! Milo’s Doodle titled “Finding Hope” spoke to the resilience and hope that lives in all of us. Let’s get to know this year’s  Doodle for Google winner: Has art ...
Tags: Google, Education, Kentucky, China, Doodles, Jamaica, Milo, Jane Woodall, Milo Golding, Lexington Kentucky Milo 's Doodle


United States 4-0 Jamaica: Carli Lloyd becomes oldest goalscorer for US women's team

Carli Lloyd becomes the oldest woman to score for the USA as her side thrash Jamaica 4-0 in a friendly in Houston.
Tags: Usa, Football, US, United States, Jamaica, Carli Lloyd


Soccer: Carli Lloyd scores quick goal and US women defeat Jamaica

HOUSTON (AP) — Carli Lloyd scored 24 seconds into the game and the U.S. women’s national team went on to defeat Jamaica 4-0 on Sunday night in the Summer Series. The U.S. women are undefeated in 41 straight matches, the third longest streak in team history. The team is undefeated in 55 games on American soil. Lloyd’s goal was the fastest for the Americans since Alex Morgan scored in 12 seconds against Costa Rica in a 2016 match. Lloyd also became the oldest woman — at 38 years, 332 days — to sco...
Tags: Stanford, Nigeria, Uncategorized, US, Sports, Sport, Ap, Austin, Soccer, United States, Portugal, Tokyo, Denmark, Jamaica, Houston, Christian Eriksen


Lloyd Scores Quick Goal and US Women Defeat Jamaica 4-0

Carli Lloyd scored 24 seconds into the game and the U.S. women’s national team went on to defeat Jamaica 4-0 in a Summer Series match.
Tags: Jamaica, Carli Lloyd, Lloyd Scores Quick Goal, US Women Defeat Jamaica


UFC 263: Israel Adesanya beats Marvin Vittori to defend middleweight title

Israel Adesanya of Nigeria reacts after defeating Marvin Vettori of Italy by unanimous decision to win the middleweight championship during their UFC 263 at Gila River Arena on June 12, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Marvin Vettori (R) of Italy throws a right on Israel Adesanya of Nigeria during their UFC 263 middleweight championship match at Gila River Arena on June 12, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Israel Ades...
Tags: Mexico, Scotland, Nigeria, Sports, Sport, Ap, Soccer, Glendale, Italy, New Zealand, Brazil, Ufc, Jamaica, MMA, Huntington Beach, Vittori


‘Black people have an extra hurdle to jump’: ex-cricketer Michael Holding

The former West Indies fast bowler has written a book about his experiences of encountering racial prejudice, with contributions from famous names such as Usain Bolt and Naomi OsakaIn his playing days in the 1970s and 1980s, the West Indian cricketer Michael Holding didn’t speak out against racism, although he saw it all around him. “I chose not to confront it because I was being selfish,” he says. “You saw what happened to athletes when they tried to speak up. Their careers came to an end.”He r...
Tags: Books, Race, Americas, Sport, World news, Culture, Cricket, Jamaica, West Indies, Michael Holding, Black Lives Matter Movement, Tommie Smith, John Carlos, Naomi OsakaIn


Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Earns New Title: Fastest Woman Alive

The two-time Olympic champion ran the 100 meters in 10.63 seconds.
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Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Earns Fastest Woman Alive Title

The two-time Olympic champion ran the 100 meters in 10.63 seconds.
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Mean mermaid blamed for fatal car crashes in Jamaica

Residents of St Catherine, Jamaica say that a bloodthirsty mermaid is responsible for a number of fatal crashes near a particular bridge crossing the Rio Cobre river. This week, a minibus driver was killed and her vehicle fell into the river when she collided head-on with another car. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Jamaica, Mermaids, Automobile Accidents, St Catherine Jamaica, Rio Cobre


Windrush failings left man threatened with forcible return to Jamaica in his final years

Rupert Everett, who had lived in the UK for 50 years, died in 2019 without an apology for Home Office’s repeated errorsThe Home Office made repeated errors that caused a man who had lived in the UK for more than 50 years to be classified as an illegal immigrant and threatened with arrest, prison and forcible removal, the parliamentary ombudsman has found.The latest critical official report on the department’s handling of the Windrush scandal detailed how former HGV driver Rupert Everett died in ...
Tags: Politics, UK, UK News, Immigration and asylum, Rupert Everett, Home Office, Jamaica, HGV, Windrush, Commonwealth immigration, Windrush scandal


US Men Beat Mexico To Win Nations League

If last night is any indication, the future of USA Soccer is in fine hands as Ethan Horvath, Christian Pulisic and Giovanni Reyna all stared as the USA beat Mexico 3-2 to win the inaugural CONCACAF Nations League. Pulisic scored a 114th-minute penalty and substitute goalkeeper Horvath saved a spot-kick six minutes later as the United States beat Mexico 3-2 after extra time in a stunning final. Poster boy Pulisic, who ended the 2020-21 campaign as a Champions League winner with Chelsea, scored de...
Tags: Usa, News, Mexico, US, Sport, Soccer, United States, Glendale, Chelsea, World Cup, Juventus, FIFA World Cup, Jamaica, Honduras, Major League Soccer, Tickets


Fraser-Pryce becomes second-fastest woman ever over 100m

Jamaica's two-time Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce becomes the second-fastest woman in history after running 10.63 seconds in Kingston.
Tags: News, Jamaica, Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce, Fraser Pryce


Jamaica: On The Road To Madrid: Jamaican House Of Representatives Passes The Trade Marks Amendments Act - Foga Daley

On June 1, 2021, the Lower House of Parliament passed the Trade Marks (Amendment) Act, 2021, culminating several years of deliberations on whether to accede to the Madrid Protocol.
Tags: News, Jamaica, Madrid, Lower House of Parliament, Foga Daley


Number-Phone-3.7003

base class for Number::Phone::* modulesChanges for 3.7003 - 2021-06-02Data updates; Add deprecation warning for platforms with 32 bit int (support will go away some time after 2023-06-01 with no further warning) 2021-03-09 3.7002 Data updates 2021-02-04 3.7001 Data from OFCOM/CNAC/NPA/localcallingguide.com squirreled away during builds for greater reproducibility; Data updates 2020-12-04 3.7000 Bugfixes in dial_to for stubs and unallocated UK numbers; Windows doesn't properly s...
Tags: Google, UK, Ge, Russia, US, CA, Georgia, ISO, Canada, Ofcom, Vatican, South Sudan, Gibraltar, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Inmarsat


Arsenal, Inter Milan and Everton To Tour USA This Summer

Despite a global pandemic and EURO 2020 taking place this summer, 2021 promises to be a big year for soccer fans in the U.S. While we will not have the International Champions Cup we will have teams touring the U.S., plus the Gold Cup, Nations League, 2022 World Cup qualification and some good friendlies. Florida Cup The first Florida Cup will involve Premier League sides Arsenal and Everton, Serie A Champions Inter Milan and Colombian side Millonarios. All matches will be played at Camping ...
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Mexico, Qatar, Sport, Canada, Soccer, Grenada, Glendale, Premier League, La Liga, Liverpool, Serie A, Arsenal, World Cup


Robert Hogan, Actor Who Appeared on ‘The Wire’ and ‘Peyton Place,’ Dies at 87

Robert Hogan, the TV actor who appeared in over 100 primetime shows, has died. He was 87. According to his family’s announcement in the New York Times, Hogan died due to complications from pneumonia at his home in Maine on May 27. He had been living with vascular Alzheimer’s disease since 2013. Born in Jamaica, […]
Tags: News, Maine, New York Times, Jamaica, Hogan, Peyton Place, Robert Hogan


Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield and Away's Jen Rubio just had their first child together. Here are 13 other power couples who rule the tech world.

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel and wife Miranda Kerr. Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for Snap Inc Slack's Stewart Butterfield and Away's Jen Rubio just had their first child together. They're among over a dozen other leaders in the tech industry in relationships with powerful people. Some, like Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Scott, and Bill and Melinda Gates, have recently split up. See more stories on Insider's business page. As the singer Grimes, Tesla CEO Elon Musk's girlfriend, migh...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Marriage, Instagram, Yahoo, Life, US, Trends, Tech, Features, Rome, Wyoming


11 gorgeous hotels with overwater bungalows around the world that start under $600 per night

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Tripadvisor Overwater bungalows are among the most desired hotel accommodations in the world. Many overwater bungalows cost thousands per night, but affordable options exist for as low as $120. We found affordable overwater bungalows in the South Pacific, Caribbean, Central America, and Asia. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Few destinations in the world inspire more wanderlust than far-flung locale...
Tags: Asia, Cdc, Mexico, White House, US, Trends, Malaysia, Jamaica, South Pacific, West Coast, Guatemala, St George, Maldives, Central America, Panama, St Lucia


Fraser-Pryce surges to 100m win at Diamond League in Doha - highlights & report

Jamaica's two-time Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce underlines her credentials for the 100m crown in Tokyo with an impressive win in Doha.
Tags: News, Tokyo, Jamaica, Doha, Diamond League, Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce, Fraser Pryce


Fraser-Pryce surges to 100m win at Diamond League in Doha

Jamaica's two-time Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce underlines her credentials for the 100m crown in Tokyo with an impressive win in Doha.
Tags: News, Tokyo, Jamaica, Doha, Diamond League, Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce, Fraser Pryce


This Ginger Beer Campaign Emits the Perfect Summer Vibes

Summer is on the horizon, and ginger beer brand Old Jamaica has released a sun-soaked brand campaign to strengthen its position as the sector leader in the U.K. Old Jamaica bottler and distributor Refresco released the "Get the Sunshine Vibe" campaign, which cost $2.15 million (1.5 million pounds), to capture the sunny feeling of summer...
Tags: General, Advertising, Jamaica, Food & Beverage, Refresco, U K Old Jamaica


Gold Cup 2021 Schedule Released

The full schedule for this summer’s 2021 Concacaf Gold Cup has been released. The tournament will be played in 11 cities across eight different US metropolitan areas, with the final taking place at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas on August 1. “We are extremely pleased to confirm the schedule and venues for this summer’s Concacaf Gold Cup, which promises to be a celebration of football in our great region,” Concacaf president and FIFA vice president Victor Montagliani said in Thursday’s release. ...
Tags: Usa, Mexico, US, Qatar, Sport, Canada, Soccer, Grenada, Glendale, Fifa, Dallas, Toyota, Jamaica, Las Vegas, El Salvador, Honduras


Utilitario Mexicano: A Shop Devoted to Useful Wares and “Objects in Danger of Extinction”

Utilitario Mexicano uses two words to describe its approach: util sólamente, useful only. What began as an unexpected opportunity—to settle a debt for design work, creative couple Enrique Arellano and Libia Moreno were offered a pop-up space—has turned into a passion project. Enrique, a graphic designer, and Libia, a textile designer, had moved to Mexico City from Colombia, and fallen in love with the everyday objects at local markets. And so, for their overnight emporium, they decided to become...
Tags: Books, Minneapolis, Mexico, Colombia, Mexico City, Brighton, Jamaica, Madrid, Wall Decor, Kitchen Tools, Decor, Tabletop, Tableware, Art Deco, La Merced, Gonzalez


West Indies' Marquino Mindley tests positive for Covid-19

Jamaica seamer was part of a training camp in St Lucia, ahead of the home season
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Jamaica, St Lucia


Wes Morgan retires from football

Morgan calls time on Football Leicester City legend Wes Morgan has finally called time on an inspirational football career.Joining the foxes (then in the Championship) in 2012 for around one million pounds from Nottingham Forest, Morgan made an immediate impact for the midlands side, and was rewarded with the captaincy of the club just 12 months later.Morgan was a crucial component of the side that won the Championship the following season, appearing in 45 of the 46 games to help his team finish...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Aston Villa, Marseille, Old Trafford, John Terry, Jamaica, Leicester, Leicester City, Jack Grealish, UEFA Champions League, Wes Morgan, Morgan, Morgan Sanson


Leicester City’s Wes Morgan retires from football

Morgan calls time on career Leicester City legend Wes Morgan has finally called time on an inspirational football career.After joining the Foxes (then in the Championship) in 2012 for around one million pounds from Nottingham Forest, Morgan made an immediate impact for the midlands side, and was rewarded with the captaincy of the club just 12 months later.Morgan was a crucial component of the side that won the Championship the following season, appearing in 45 of their 46 games to help his team ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Aston Villa, Marseille, Old Trafford, John Terry, Jamaica, Leicester, Leicester City, Jack Grealish, UEFA Champions League, Wes Morgan, Morgan, Morgan Sanson


Saul Williams in Charles Officer's Crime Noir 'Akilla's Escape' Trailer

"I'm doing this my way…" Vertical Ent. has released the official trailer for Akilla's Escape, an acclaimed "crime noir" film that originally premiered at last year's Toronto Film Festival last fall. The second feature from Jamaica-Canadian filmmaker Charles Officer (also of Nurse.Fighter.Boy), the film is about the modern urban child-soldier. Saul Williams stars as Akilla Brown, who is about to cash out of his cannabis growing business. He then captures a fifteen-year-old Jamaican boy in the...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Jamaica, Toronto Film Festival, Saul Williams, To Watch, Charles Officer, Akilla, Akilla Brown, Claire Prendergast