| Aug 2, 2014
| 3:26 PM
GLASGOW (Reuters) - Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt anchored Jamaica to the 4x100 meters relay gold with an emphatic finish to win his first Commonwealth Games medal on Saturday.
The eight-times world champion ran an impressive final leg as Jamaica...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:38 PM
A caterpillar species never before seen in the Baltimore area and considered a potential threat to local agriculture production was intercepted at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport, U.S. Customs and Border Patrol said Friday.
The discovery of the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Let's get one thing straight: No matter what the description may say on various websites, Sportsman's Club is not a dive bar. Dive bars have cheap beer but not a rotating menu of $10 cocktails. Dive bars may sell package liquor but not a selection of...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Always and forever, indeed! Joseph Morgan of "The Originals" and "The Vampire Diaries" is now a married man.
"Happiest day of my life" the actor tweeted Wednesday, providing a link to the People article announcing the nuptials.
The British star, 33,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:09 AM
KINGSTON (Reuters) - Jamaica's double Olympic sprint silver medallist Yohan Blake has been ruled out for the rest of the 2014 season after undergoing a surgery on an injured hamstring, coach Glen Mills said on Tuesday.
The 24-year-old sustained the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 5:38 PM
As Ziggy Marley sat in his home recording studio, he took out a scrap of paper and thought about what would become his fifth solo studio album. He jotted down life experiences and feelings about freedom and love.
Those ideas provided the seeds for...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
In 2006, the Baltimore funk-jam band Pigeons Playing Ping Pong started from a modest and typical beginning: Two new friends — Greg Ormont and Jeremy Schon — playing acoustic guitar together in a University of Maryland dorm room. The duo took...
| May 23, 2014
| 12:29 PM
The 11th annual Palm Beach Jerk and Caribbean Culture Festival will boast a new venue and a broad range of musical talent. The celebration Monday will take place at the South Florida Fairgrounds, far from its previous home in downtown West Palm Beach....
| May 29, 2014
| 1:25 PM
If her brother had his way, Brittney Chambers would be a soccer star instead of dominating Apopka's flag football field.
"Soccer is big over there in Jamaica," Chambers said of her brother Ian, who was born and lives on the Caribbean island. "He used to...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:21 AM
When Jamaican jazz singer Myrna Hague steps onstage, she always tries to tell a story.
"I want to pass a lot of emotion, and I want the audience to get that from me. That I am not there just to be there," says Hague, also known as Jamaica's first lady...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:39 PM
After a trip to Jamaica, a pair of local women landed at Midway International Airport on Friday with about $36,000 worth of cocaine wrapped in condoms and stored in body cavities, authorities said.
A U.S. Customs and Border Protection canine alerted...