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Jamaica Anti-Homophobia Stand Protests Outside Of UN General Assembly In NYC

Protestors associated with the organization Jamaica Anti-Homophobia Stand gathered in New York City this week to demonstrate against Jamaican Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller as she made appearances at the 68th United Nations General Assembly.<p>According to a press release, protestors gathered …

United States 2, Jamaica 0

Video from the U.S. national team’s 2-0 victory over Jamaica in the Americans’ penultimate World Cup qualifier at Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan.:<p>Graham Zusi’s goal …<p>Jozy Altidore’s goal …<p><b>SCORING</b><p><i>USA</i>: Zusi (Bedoya), 77th minute.<p><i>USA</i>: Altidore (Castillo), 81st minute.<p><b>USA LINEUP</b><p>Howard; Evans, …

Kehinde Wiley "The World Stage: Jamaica" Exhibition @ Stephen Friedman Gallery

New York-based contemporary painter Kehinde Wiley brings his strong style of portraiture overseas,<p>New York-based contemporary painter Kehinde Wiley brings his strong style of portraiture overseas, presenting for the first time on UK soil at Stephen Friedman Gallery. His “The World Stage: Jamaica” …

FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CONCACAF News and Scores

Nov 15, 2017<p>Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup, which began on March 12, 2015, is over with the final 32 teams now known. The seeded draw pots can be …

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Jamaica accused of not drug testing its sprinters before London Olympics

Athletics has suffered another blow to its credibility over claims that Jamaica failed to drug test its sprint stars for up to six months before the …

‘Sprint factory’ Jamaica under fire over drug testing regime

The World Anti-Doping Agency called on the island nation’s government to urgently address claims by the former executive director of the Jamaica …

Jamaica Could Face Olympic Expulsion for Inaction on Drugs

Ex-official alleges a dearth of out-of-competition tests in Jamaica.<p>Jamaica could face expulsion from the Olympics and other major athletic events if it does not remedy alleged inadequacies in its drug-testing program, World Anti-Doping Agency Director General David Howman warns in an article in …

Jamaica threatened with Olympics expulsion over failed drug tests

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.<p>A handful of athletes from the island nation -- including marquee sprinters Asafa Powell, Veronica Campbell-Brown and …

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Soccer USA Blog

Sep 13, 2016<p>Italian soccer is famous for, among other things, the passion of its derbies. There's the Derby della Capitale between Rome-based sides …

Jamaica prime minister reassures World Anti-Doping Agency over testing

Jamaica's prime minister has promised the World Anti-Doping Agency that drug-testing of the country's sports stars will be a top priority.<p>Wada issued a warning to the Jamaicans last month, that they needed to address claims by a former leading official of its anti-doping commission, that there had …

Athletics anti-doping agency to visit Jamaica

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is planning a special visit to Jamaica next year following concerns over the Caribbean island's anti-doping programmes.<p>"WADA has accepted an invitation from the Prime Minister of Jamaica to visit and inspect JADCO (the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission)," WADA said …

World Anti-Doping Agency delegation arrives in Jamaica - video

Jamaican politicians welcome the arrival of a delegation from World Anti-Doping Authority in the country. The Wada delegates are in Jamaica to investigate the country's drug testing programme after a number of high-profile athletes tested positive for performance-enhancing substances