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  • In Jamaica, small amounts of pot decriminalized 
    Updated: Apr-15-15 3:15 pm

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - Drug law amendments that partially decriminalize small amounts of pot and pave the way for a lawful medical marijuana sector went into effect Wednesday in Jamaica, a country where the drug has long been culturally entrenched.

  • WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Nuttin' but love for Obama in Jamaica story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-09-15 6:40 pm

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - President Barack Obama's supporters often shout at him, "I love you!"

  • Obama: Decision near on removing Cuba from terror list story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-09-15 1:52 pm

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - President Barack Obama will act soon on a recommendation about whether to remove Cuba from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism, he said Thursday as he opened a three-day trip to the Caribbean and Central America.

  • Energy security, good will top Obama agenda in Jamaica visit story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-08-15 10:51 pm

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Caribbean region collectively cheered when President Barack Obama was first elected president in 2008. Calypso and reggae songs were written in his honor, the French Caribbean island of Martinique named a road after him, and Antigua's highest mountain officially became "Mount Obama" as the small country saluted him as a symbol of black achievement.