Jamaica

A joint U.S. and Jamaican operation captures an accused scam artist. The suspect faces extradition to the United States for allegedly bilking elderly American victims out of millions of dollars.

Samuel Sharpe was a Jamaican preacher who led a 10-day slave revolt on the island nation that moved the British Empire to end slavery in 1833. The so-called “Baptist War” because of the denomination of many involved, or the “Christmas Rebellion of 1831,” left over several hundred slaves dead. Sharpe was born around 1801, according […]

The video was released as part of Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative.

While some celebs simply write checks towards a good cause Serena Williams recently help build the Salt Marsh Primary School in Jamaica.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced yesterday, Spike Lee will receive an honorary Academy Award for his work.

President Obama has always been known for being personable, and he showed that during a recent visit to Jamaica. Yesterday when he arrived at the…

Police investigating a brutal brawl that occurred in a Brooklyn McDonald’s have arrested five teenagers in connection with the beating that left a 15-year-old girl with…

  Reggae icon Bob Marley would have turned 70 on February 6. Instead, his destiny was to live a short but eventful life not just…

Tessanne Chin, season five winner of “The Voice,” appeared on “NewsOne Now” with guest host Mo Ivory to discuss her musical journey from Jamaica and…

Popular dancehall artist Vybz Kartel suffered a tough loss in court. After a 65-day trial, the longest in Jamaican judicial history, Vybz Kartel was convicted…