- Man nabbed in Trinidad pleads not guilty in 1999 NY slaying Updated: Aug-17-15 2:29 pm
MINEOLA, New York - A man arrested in Trinidad after 16 years on the run in the fatal shooting of a man outside a suburban New York wedding apologized Monday as he was led into a Long Island courthouse.
- Correction: Caribbean-Seaweed Invasion story Updated: Aug-12-15 3:41 pm
KINGSTON, Jamaica - In a story Aug. 9 about the Caribbean's seaweed invasion, The Associated Press incorrectly reported the size of the Sargasso Sea in square kilometers. It is about 2 million square miles, which is approximately 5 million square kilometers.
- Stinking mats of seaweed piling up on Caribbean beaches Updated: Aug-10-15 8:47 am
KINGSTON, Jamaica - The picture-perfect beaches and turquoise waters that people expect on their visits to the Caribbean are increasingly being fouled by mats of decaying seaweed that attract biting sand fleas and smell like rotten eggs.