Jamaica once again dominated the sprint events at the World Championships. The island's school sports system may be the reason for its success.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Jamaica face high levels of violence and can't rely on the police due to homophobia within the force.
Former 100m world record holder Asafa Powell slammed the 18-month doping ban meted out to him, calling it "unfair" and "unjust".
Ingredients brought from the land to the table make outdoor dining in the Land of Wood and Water an organic privilege.
Twenty-five years after his murder, Jamaica's government has honoured the contributions of firebrand reggae artist Peter Tosh.
Negotiations are under way for cricket-mad sprint king Usain Bolt to play in Australia's domestic Twenty20 Big Bash League.
Usain Bolt tells Donald McRae about his rivals for the crown, the horror of false starts and how he planned to make history in London.
Usain Bolt's honour of being The Fastest Man in the World was snatched away by Yohan Blake, the man they call "The Beast in Jamaica last night.
The Spar South Africa netball team beat Jamaica for the first time in 28 years on Tuesday, despite losing the three Test series 2-1.
It wasn't much of a race, but then it really couldn't have been as the world's fastest man and Britain's Prince Harry met up on a track in Jamaica.
Jamaica's opposition People's National Party has won a landslide election in a vote driven by concerns about concerns about crime and corruption.
A trip to the island doesn't have to mean hiding away in a resort. Gavin McOwan and family hang out on tropical beaches in a quiet corner.
Bob Marley's legacy may be waning 30 years after his death as Jamaica's youth prefers dancehall to reggae, but the singer remains a cult figure.
These days it is easy to find an all-inclusive holiday, where all travel, accommodation, food, drink, entertainment and activities are included.
Jamaican teen sensation appears out of nowhere with full-blown musical skills while established duo Sly and Robbie return with a new album.
The civilian death toll from street fighting in downtown Kingston reached 44 on Wednesday night and was expected to climb further.
Jamaican forces claimed control of a slum in an offensive to capture an alleged drug kingpin late on Wednesday, with at least 44 deaths reported.
Jamaican soldiers and police skirmished on Tuesday with armed supporters of a fugitive alleged drug lord facing US extradition.
Battles between Jamaican authorities and gunmen turned Kingston into a warzone on Monday, as the hunt for an alleged drug kingpin intensified.