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Stories with place: Jamaica
  • Man who disappeared after 2013 indictment found in Jamaica 
    Updated: May-28-15 1:53 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - The U.S. Marshal's Service says a man who disappeared in 2013 after being indicted on sexual assault charges in New Hampshire has been found in Jamaica.

  • Usain Bolt wins 200 at cold, wet Golden Spike meet story has photos
    Updated: May-26-15 4:17 pm

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic - Usain Bolt cruised to victory in the 200 meters race at the Golden Spike meet on Tuesday, as the Jamaican star prepares for the world championships after a season marred by injuries.

  • Police say tourist from Texas drowns in Jamaica 
    Updated: May-18-15 7:16 pm

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - Authorities say an American tourist has drowned while swimming at a beach in eastern Jamaica.

  • 25-year-old convicted in Jamaican lottery scam story has photos
    Updated: May-07-15 4:52 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - A 25-year-old man was convicted Thursday for his role in a Jamaican lottery scam that authorities say cost victims around the country millions of dollars.

  • Virgin Islands police suspect US man in slaying of parents 
    Updated: May-05-15 8:22 pm

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - A 24-year-old Massachusetts man is suspected of fatally stabbing his parents during a family vacation in the U.S. Virgin Islands and then fleeing the three-island Caribbean territory, investigators said Tuesday.

  • Police: US couple killed in US Virgin Islands 
    Updated: May-05-15 7:44 pm

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - A 24-year-old Massachusetts man is suspected of fatally stabbing his parents during a family vacation in the U.S. Virgin Islands and then fleeing the three-island Caribbean territory, investigators said Tuesday.

  • Jamaica woman brings attention to rapes targeting lesbians story has photos
    Updated: Apr-28-15 11:17 am

    KINGSTON, Jamaica - When Angeline Jackson and a friend were ambushed at gunpoint and sexually assaulted on a wooded trail outside the Jamaican capital, police initially seemed less concerned about the attack than the fact she is a lesbian.