Mar 4, 2015

Jamaica girl chopped to death by attacker at her home

A 14-year-old Jamaican girl has been chopped to death in the yard of her family’s home as she got ready for school. Authorities say Kayalicia Simpson was killed early Tuesday in the eastern parish of St. Thomas. The teenager had apparently left the house ...

U.S. court backs family over Bob Marley T-shirts

Feb 22, 2015

U.S. court backs family over Bob Marley T-shirts

A U.S. court has sided with Bob Marley’s family, which sued a company that sold shirts depicting the reggae legend, in a case with potential ramifications for merchandise of other deceased stars. The estate of the Jamaican icon had filed a suit after low-cost ...

Developer presumed dead in crash off Jamaica revamped Rochester

Sep 8, 2014

Developer presumed dead in crash off Jamaica revamped Rochester

A developer presumed dead with his wife in a private plane crash near Jamaica had an “uncanny instinct” for revitalizing properties and an “incalculable” impact on his western New York hometown’s resurgence from crumbling industrial center to trendy destination for young professionals, friends and ...

Aug 7, 2014

Japan men's soccer squad to face Jamaica, Brazil in fall

The Japan Football Association announced Thursday that the men’s national team will play Jamaica and Brazil in October. Japan will host Jamaica on Oct. 10 in Niigata at Denka Big Swan Stadium and will play Brazil four days later in Singapore. Japan lost its ...