| Aug 11, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Usain Bolt, a six-time Olympic gold medalist from Jamaica, won his second 100-meter world title by avenging an early-season defeat to American Justin Gatlin on Sunday in rainy Moscow, but the victory came with little fanfare.
The usually ebullient Bolt ...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 1:28 PM
MOSCOW — Francena McCorory laughs off her status as No. 6 on the 2013 year list for the women's 400 meters.
"Doesn't mean a thing, nothing, zero," she said after taking her first step toward proving that list all wrong.
With a 50.56 performance,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Jamaica birthday celebration: Wave a green-and-black flag this weekend to celebrate Jamaica's 51st birthday at Negril on the Green, 315 S. 62nd Ave., in Hollywood. The event will feature a dance party with DJ Tony Owens and Ron Burke the...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Dale Dunn strode into Kevin Ondrasek's office at the University of Southern Mississippi with an air of determination. A graduate student with one more year of NCAA eligibility, Dunn told the first-year assistant track coach he had unfinished business....
| Jul 14, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Just weeks before the world championships in Moscow, the sport of track and field has suffered a major blow with three marquee sprinters testing positive for banned substances.
American 100-meter record holder Tyson Gay and Jamaica's Asafa Powell and...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:43 AM
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4 Night Labadee Extravaganza Cruise
2009 Departure Date: Dec. 1
Cruise Ports: Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Labadee, Haiti; Fort Lauderdale,...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:59 AM
A South Florida player who has been at the tables since even before the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino opened finished fifth in the World Poker Tour Hard Rock Poker Showdown Tuesday, earning $122,275.
Daniel Letts, 38, of Miami won his way into...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Sure, Peter Williams wanted top musical acts at his festival. But he also wanted an activity that would transport Jamaicans back to their homeland.
He thought of kites.
"When we were kids in Jamaica, we didn't go buy toys," says Williams, organizer of...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 6:19 AM
A Jamaican woman received a life sentence Friday for murder in connection with the 2009 death of a man in a White Marsh apartment – after which officials say she and her co-conspirators dismembered the body and disposed of pieces in the Loch Raven...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Estados Unidos y Costa Rica pueden empezar ya a empacar su equipaje rumbo al Mundial 2014 de Brasil.
Los norteamericanos lograron el martes en Utah su tercera victoria en el hexagonal final de la Concacaf al vencer por 1-0 a Honduras; y con 13 puntos...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Olympic champion Veronica Campbell Brown of Jamaica is serving a suspension while anti-doping officials rule on her recent positive drug test.
The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association announced Tuesday that the 2004 and 2008 Olympic...