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Weekly Round-up: Ban on Boeing 737 MAX… Firearm holder kills 3 robbers… Bolt Mobility launched

Sunday, March 17, 2019

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica on Wednesday joined a global ban on the Boeing 737 MAX and 737-9 MAX aircraft models in wake of Sunday's plane crash in Ethiopia, which killed all 157 people aboard.

On the crime scene, a licensed firearm holder fatally shot three men during an attempted robbery at his home in Portmore, St Catherine on Wednesday night.

In sport, it was revealed on Tuesday that Jamaican track star Usain Bolt is the new spokesperson for Bolt Mobility, a Miami-based start-up that is the creator of a new, environmentally friendly scooter called the Chariot.

Watch as OBSERVER ONLINE wraps this week for you.

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Jamaica joins global ban on Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Phillips knocks Gov't on corruption, inequality, failure to rebuild rural economy

Golding slams $14-B tax giveback

Chief justice vows to clear backlog, improve judicial services

Catholic church bans former Mandeville bishop accused of sexual harassment

PM urged to deal with campaign breaches in Portland Eastern

Reputed gang leader implicated in deadly St James robbery killed

Slain guard's last words to wife were 'God be with you'

Cops nab alleged gun importer

US fugitive nabbed in Westmoreland

Cops identify three robbers killed in Portmore

Bolt launches Bolt Mobility in New York

Raheem Sterling hailed as one of world's best by Kompany