| Aug 16, 2013
| 2:10 PM
MOSCOW — Team USA has won the women's 4x400 relay at the past three track and field world championships, and Francena McCorory and her teammates intend to make it four straight in the final at Luzhniki Stadium on Saturday.
The American quartet...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Brenda Martinez of Rancho Cucamonga on Sunday became the first American woman to win a medal in the 800 at the world track and field championships, using a late kick to finish third at the Luzhniki Stadium track in Moscow on the final day of competition....
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:26 AM
In the wake of numerous failed drug tests, the World Anti-Doping Agency has threatened to expel Jamaica from the Olympics if the country does not strengthen its monitoring system.
A handful of athletes from the island nation -- including marquee ...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Stephen “Steve” Taylor’s passport was filled with customs stamps from his many travels, whether to third-world countries for mission trips or to Jamaica to relax with his wife.
Travel, ministry and education were hallmarks of a life...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Marijuana advocates in California and elsewhere cheered the Obama administration's announcement Thursday that it would not interfere with new laws in Colorado and Washington state permitting recreational use of cannabis.
But the advocates cautioned...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Girl’s Night Out--The Florida Mall hosts its Girl’s Night Out event, presented by Diet Coke and The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board, on Thursday, September 12 from 6 - 8 pm.
Sunset Sips & Snacks – At sunset, women will toast...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Spirit Airlines on Thursday resumed its seasonal service from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.
The Miramar-based ultra low-cost carrier is offering twice weekly non-stop flights (Wednesday and...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:56 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- The Petoskey Steel Drum Band will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 11, in Charlevoix's East Park.
The band has been an active performing group since its formation in 1997. They have performed throughout the state and the country including...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:43 AM
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4 Night Labadee Extravaganza Cruise
2009 Departure Date: Dec. 1
Cruise Ports: Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Labadee, Haiti; Fort Lauderdale,...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Sure, Peter Williams wanted top musical acts at his festival. But he also wanted an activity that would transport Jamaicans back to their homeland.
He thought of kites.
"When we were kids in Jamaica, we didn't go buy toys," says Williams, organizer of...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Estados Unidos y Costa Rica pueden empezar ya a empacar su equipaje rumbo al Mundial 2014 de Brasil.
Los norteamericanos lograron el martes en Utah su tercera victoria en el hexagonal final de la Concacaf al vencer por 1-0 a Honduras; y con 13 puntos...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Olympic champion Veronica Campbell Brown of Jamaica is serving a suspension while anti-doping officials rule on her recent positive drug test.
The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association announced Tuesday that the 2004 and 2008 Olympic...