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WARREN JOHNSON – “VIEWS FROM ABOVE” Vol 12 -Drawbacks of Noise Abatement Act Entertainment News Featured Columnist Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Warren Johnson Weekend Reads 

WARREN JOHNSON – “VIEWS FROM ABOVE” Vol 12 -Drawbacks of Noise Abatement Act

Drawbacks of the Noise Abatement Act: The Noise Abatement Act was no doubt instituted as a good thing with good intentions, but like most laws and policies coming from our governments, it was not clearly  and thoroughly thought out and enacted; and so, instead of it being useful to the people, it becomes a further source of annoyance, frustration and... Read More
WARREN JOHNSON – “VIEWS FROM ABOVE” VOL #11 Payola Bob Marley Entertainment News Featured Columnist Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People Warren Johnson Weekend Reads 

WARREN JOHNSON – “VIEWS FROM ABOVE” VOL #11 Payola

The movie, American Hot Wax, speaks infamously about the subject that had caught up two of the most famous people in radio during the 50’s, Alan Freed and Dick Clark. It was even a part of the topic in the movie starring Jimmy Cliff, The Harder They Come.  However, what exactly is Payola? The dictionary defines it as the ‘practice... Read More
Sneaker Chain Foot Locker Sales Drop Blamed on Late Tax Returns Business Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest News Weekend Reads World News 

Sneaker Chain Foot Locker Sales Drop Blamed on Late Tax Returns

United States – (Mckoy’s News) – Foot Locker Sales Drop: Investors are very concerned that sales at Foot Locker have dipped during quarterly sales this year.   The New-York athletic-wear chain said sales in February to April rose 0.5%  compared with 2016 at stores open at least a year.   The news sent shock waves and shares dropped 15% in... Read More
Woman Dies After Giving Birth, Husband’s FB Post Goes Viral Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest News Weekend Reads World News 

Woman Dies After Giving Birth, Husband’s FB Post Goes Viral

UNITED STATES ( Mckoy’s News) – Woman Dies After Giving Birth: a US man, Jean Luc Montou announced the birth of his newborn son Julian to his Facebook friends on May 9, at the same time he also announced the shocking death of his wife Sarah Bertrand, 29. Sarah died only 24 hours after giving birth to their son. Since the post... Read More
Florida Man Wants to Show Jury His BIG PENIS in Murder Trial Court News Crime News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest News Weekend Reads World News 

Florida Man Wants to Show Jury His BIG PENIS in Murder Trial

MARGATE, FL (Mckoy’s News) – BIG PENIS in Murder Trial: A man facing a murder charge for the death of his girlfriend is using the defence that she choked to death on his Big Penis, during oral sex. The Big Penis defence trial began on Tuesday, May 16. Defence attorney  filed a motion to show his penis as evidence to... Read More
Three Main Causes of Teenage Pregnancies – Ackeem Smith Ackeem Smith Education News Featured Columnist Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Teen News Weekend Reads 

Three Main Causes of Teenage Pregnancies – Ackeem Smith

Teenage Pregnancies are regular occurrences among our girls in our global society. Furthermore, it is important to note that nearly all teen pregnancies are unintended. The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) defines Teenage pregnancy as a teenage girl, within the ages of 13-19, becoming pregnant. The term in everyday speech usually refers to girls who have not yet reached legal adulthood, which... Read More
Gov’t Committed to Medical Marijuana Industry in Jamaica Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Weekend Reads 

Gov’t Committed to Medical Marijuana Industry in Jamaica

Kingston, Jamaica (JIS) – The Government remains committed to supporting and facilitating stakeholder activities leading to the development of a medical marijuana industry in Jamaica. This undertaking has been given by Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon Karl Samuda, who indicated that the Administration is working to expand on research being carried out. He reiterated, however, that this must be... Read More
Senator Ruel Reid Makes Statement on Freedom of the Press in Jamaica Education News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Weekend Reads 

Senator Ruel Reid Makes Statement on Freedom of the Press in Jamaica

Freedom of the Press in Jamaica Mr President I wish to make a statement on some emerging issues relating to press freedom in light of Jamaica being ranked in 8th position by the Reporters Without Borders Organisation and amid concerns about malicious communications in cyber space. On Wednesday, May 3, World Press Freedom Day was observed internationally and Reporters without... Read More
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