- Guyana officials search for missing German boater Updated: Apr-23-15 4:28 pm
GEORGETOWN, Guyana - An empty catamaran has washed ashore in this South American country, and Guyanese authorities said Thursday they believe it belongs to a missing German sailor.
- Would-be extremist recruit from Jamaica detained in Suriname Updated: Apr-12-15 7:22 pm
KINGSTON, Jamaica - A Jamaican teenager has been detained in the South American country of Suriname on suspicion of being a would-be militant hoping to join Islamic extremists.
- Obama: Decision near on removing Cuba from terror list 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 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.