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ACLU Sues Coast Guard Over Allegedly ‘Unlawful’ Detention Of Jamaican Fishermen
“What you had, in effect, was a kidnapping,” said one lawyer for the crew who were held for weeks at sea.
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Jamaica To Make Historic Debut At Women's World Cup Amid Inspirational Journey
The Reggae Girlz struggled to get funds for basic expenses. Now, with Cedella Marley's help, they're the first Caribbean team to compete in the big event.
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The Indomitable Lionesses And Other Women’s World Cup Underdogs
A handy guide to the longest shots in each group for this year’s tournament.
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Going To School Is A Struggle When Your Family Is Hiding From ICE
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“At my age I’m supposed to make friends and have a good high school life. Not being able to do that really hurts.”
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Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Rescues Fishermen Lost At Sea For 20 Days
The two men from Costa Rica had reportedly been adrift since Dec. 1.
U.S. Citizen Claims He Was Locked Up, Threatened With Deportation After Mix-Up
In a lawsuit filed Monday, Peter Sean Brown accuses ICE of ordering him deported to Jamaica after mistaking him for someone else.
Usain Bolt Brings Jamaica's 'Good Vibe' To London With New Restaurant
"We’re just trying to bring a little piece of Jamaica here," the global track superstar said.
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Jamaica Becomes First Caribbean Nation To Qualify For FIFA Women’s World Cup
As ambassador of the team, Bob Marley's daughter, Cedella Marley, has helped to boost support for the Reggae Girlz.
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Lottery Winner Picks Up Check In Emoji Wink Mask
The woman wanted to keep her identity secret to avoid being targeted.
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Nigeria And Jamaica Just Made Winter Olympics History
Bobsledders for both countries blazed a trail at Pyeongchang in 2018.
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Red Stripe Buys Jamaican Team A New Bobsled After Coach Quits
The team's coach reportedly threatened to take the current sled with her.
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Jamaica's Olympic Bobsleigh Coach Quits, Reportedly Threatens To Take Sled
The sled threat may jeopardize the island's first Olympic female bobsledders' shot at competing in Pyeongchang.
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Golden Krust Founder And CEO Lowell Hawthorne Dead at 57
The Jamaican-born entrepreneur died due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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From One Appropriator To Another...
Dope Plain Jane
I'm a Plain Jane brimming with dopeness kind of paradox!
In capitalism, everyone is guilty of cultural appropriation; and realizing that brings the conversation of accountability and ending it, a step further
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Donald Trump's Attempt At Using Usain Bolt To Slam NFL Players Spectacularly Backfires
"Please leave The Boss out of your politricks."
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Marlon James's Novel 'A Brief History Of Seven Killings' Is Coming To Amazon
"Insecure" director Melina Matsoukas will helm the series.
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Aunt V, The World's Oldest Person, Dies In Jamaica At 117
Violet Mosse-Brown, aka Aunt V, said her secrets to long life were hard work and faith.
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How I Turned Adversity Into Strength
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The Photos In My Phone's Camera Roll Taught Me About White Supremacy
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Thoughts on remembering moments you can't have back.
Jamaican Dad Missed Slain Daughter's Funeral After Being Denied Entry Into U.S.
The father is now hoping to get a visa for the trial of his 11-year-old's accused killer.
The World's Oldest Person Is A 117-Year-Old Jamaican Woman Called 'Aunt V'
"I don't drink rum and dem tings."
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