Morris lifts U.S. past Jamaica in Gold Cup final

Jul 27, 2017

Morris lifts U.S. past Jamaica in Gold Cup final

Jordan Morris scored a tiebreaking goal in the 88th minute, and the United States beat Jamaica 2-1 Wednesday night for its sixth CONCACAF Gold Cup title and first since 2013. Jozy Altidore's goal on a 25-meter free kick in the 45th minute beat backup goalkeeper ...

Jamaica, Mexico advance to Gold Cup semifinals

Jul 21, 2017

Jamaica, Mexico advance to Gold Cup semifinals

Jamaica got an early goal from Shaun Francis and led the rest of the way, holding off Canada 2-1 in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Thursday night. Romario Williams put Jamaica up 2-0 five minutes into the second half. Canada's Junior Hoilett scored ...

117-year-old Jamaican woman likely the oldest person in the world

Apr 18, 2017

117-year-old Jamaican woman likely the oldest person in the world

Violet Brown spent much of her life cutting sugarcane in the fields around her home in western Jamaica. She attended church regularly, avoids pork and chicken and celebrated her 117th birthday last month. On Saturday, she is believed to have become the world's oldest living ...

Bolt stripped of Beijing gold

/ Jan 26, 2017

Bolt stripped of Beijing gold

Usain Bolt has lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals because of a doping case involving Jamaican teammate Nesta Carter. The IOC said Wednesday that Carter tested positive for methylhexaneamine, a banned stimulant, in re-analysis of samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Olympic rules state ...

/ Dec 29, 2016

Bolt to focus on 100 meters in final season

Jamaican track superstar Usain Bolt plans to concentrate on the 100 meters in the 2017 season, which will bring the curtain down on a glorious career in which he has captured nine Olympic gold medals. "Right now, it's my last season and I have to ...