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For the first time in history, Black women now hold five of the biggest beauty pageant titles.
Sports
The Reggae Girlz made their first World Cup appearance despite their federation's neglect. They'll need its help to get back.
Politics
“What you had, in effect, was a kidnapping,” said one lawyer for the crew who were held for weeks at sea.
Black Voices
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.
Sports
A handy guide to the longest shots in each group for this year’s tournament.
U.S. News
“At my age I’m supposed to make friends and have a good high school life. Not being able to do that really hurts.”
U.S. News
The two men from Costa Rica had reportedly been adrift since Dec. 1.
U.S. News
In a lawsuit filed Monday, Peter Sean Brown accuses ICE of ordering him deported to Jamaica after mistaking him for someone else.
Black Voices
"We’re just trying to bring a little piece of Jamaica here," the global track superstar said.
Black Voices
As ambassador of the team, Bob Marley's daughter, Cedella Marley, has helped to boost support for the Reggae Girlz.
Weird News
The woman wanted to keep her identity secret to avoid being targeted.
Sports
Bobsledders for both countries blazed a trail at Pyeongchang in 2018.
Sports
The team's coach reportedly threatened to take the current sled with her.
Sports
The sled threat may jeopardize the island's first Olympic female bobsledders' shot at competing in Pyeongchang.
Black Voices
The Jamaican-born entrepreneur died due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Black Voices
In capitalism, everyone is guilty of cultural appropriation; and realizing that brings the conversation of accountability and ending it, a step further
Entertainment
"Insecure" director Melina Matsoukas will helm the series.