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Ebola scare probe. Health authority launches investigation into Mandeville Regional Hospital incident

A FULL investigation is now under way into how nurses and other medical personnel at the Mandeville Regional Hospital, in Manchester, treated a Nigerian man they believed was displaying symptoms of infection with the deadly Ebola virus when he turned up there last Saturday.

Ebola facts - CDC'S FIVE PILLARS OF SAFETY

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is cautioning healthcare facilities that to provide safe care to patients with Ebola, they must practise the five pillars of safety:

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Smith hat-trick nets huge win for STETHS

WESTERN BUREAU: St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) forward Donjay Smith scored another hat-trick to lead the ISSA/LIME daCosta Cup champions to a 5-1 win over Cedric Titus at Drax Hall, St Ann, in yesterday's quarter-final round.

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Business»

Rules to be eased on mortgage bond risk

Federal regulators are proceeding with new rules that ease guidelines for banks selling mortgage securities and could mean fewer borrowers will need to make hefty down payments.

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Entertainment»

Holt: One of the most enduring Jamaican singers

Jamaica has lost another stalwart in the field of popular music with the passing of John Holt in England last Sunday, October 19. His passing has left an irreplaceable void in the Jamaican recording industry.

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Commentary»

Sam Sharpe, Paul Bogle and Native Baptists

On National Heroes' Day, there was, in The Gleaner, quite appropriately, a feature saluting our national heroes. However, there were mistakes concerning the religious affiliation of two of our national heroes, namely, Sam Sharpe and Paul Bogle.

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Letters»

Grand visions alone are not enough

THE EDITOR, Sir: For decades, we have been told that economic growth and fiscal discipline were the roads to a successful economy. Claude Clarke's Sunday Gleaner column 'The IMF's Political Challenge' (October 19, 2014) is not a new prescription.

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Food»

Great experience guaranteed

If you like your lobster, then you are in luck and the place to be is the Triple T'Z Eatery Restaurant during the Gleaner-sponsored Restaurant Week.

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International»

Goofy dinosaur blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks

WASHINGTON (AP): Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws.

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