- Caribbean panel expands slavery reparations battle Updated: Dec-10-13 6:22 pm
- Jamaica scientist launches medical marijuana firm Updated: Dec-04-13 7:07 pm
- Reggae singer Junior Murvin dies in Jamaica Updated: Dec-02-13 4:22 pm
- Correction: Jamaica-Warheads Seized story Updated: Dec-01-13 7:28 pm
- 4 Jamaican police charged with killing pastor Updated: Nov-27-13 6:16 pm
- Jamaica anti-doping board resigns after audit Updated: Nov-22-13 9:09 pm
KINGSTON, Jamaica - A Caribbean commission is expanding the number of former colonial powers it says should provide some form of reparations for the lingering regional impact of the Atlantic slave trade.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - A prominent Jamaican scientist and entrepreneur is launching a company that aims to capitalize on medical marijuana, a growing global industry that he asserted Wednesday could be a boon for the island's chronically limping economy.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Reggae singer Junior Murvin, best known for the hit song "Police and Thieves," has died in Jamaica.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - In a Nov. 29 story about the seizure of ammunition in Jamaica, The Associated Press reported erroneously that authorities had seized 3,300 missile warheads. Jamaica's government says the materials that police referred to as "warheads" are used to make bullets for handguns.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Four police officers in Jamaica have been charged with fatally shooting of pastor Trevor Edwards while he was traveling in a taxi in the capital of Kingston in 2010.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - All 12 members of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission have resigned amid questions about drug testing on an island that has produced some of the world's top track stars.