At least 73 Jamaicans died in gun battles this month when police and military pursued alleged drug lord Christopher Dudus Coke in Kingston.Human rights advocates urge police restraint to prevent more collateral deaths. The BBC's Nick Davis reports.
Jamaican Sprinter Usain Bolt won his third straight gold medal.on Sunday in the 100-meter sprint. Not long after he took his victory lap, NBC announcer Bob Costas said, "With apologies to all you reggae fans, I think that Bolt has even outdistanced Marley."
The Jolly Boys were playing dance music in Jamaica when Bob Marley was just a child. They're still performing, and gaining a whole new audience for the music known as ï¿½mento.' Madeleine Bair has the Global Hit from Kingston.