November 18, 2019

Archives for April 17, 2019

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” Buy this Cartoon’s […]

Drink recipe of the week

Mexican Hot Chocolate A MOTHER”S SHADOW From Yummly 5 Ingredients 20 Minutes 150 Calories Servings 4 Ingredients 4 cups whole milk 6 ounces chocolate drink (Mexican Hot, Tablets, chopped into small pieces – these are found in the Latino or Mexican section of the grocery stores) 2 cinnamon sticks 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 pinches chipotle powder (start with 2 and add, but allow time for […]

Jamaica starts the year with record breaking arrival numbers

From Travel Pulse WHY IT RATES: The island of Jamaica continues to be a favorite vacation spot for travelers headed to the Caribbean. —Codie Liermann, Associate Editor Jamaica’s tourism sector is experiencing an unprecedented start to the year with record-breaking arrival figures and earnings. In just nine weeks since the beginning of 2019, Jamaica has become the […]

Chicago firefighter fired for sexually harassing college student on ride-along

By John Byrne From Chicago Tribune A Chicago firefighter was fired after a City Colleges student said he touched her inappropriately and harassed her while she was at a firehouse for a ride-along as part of her training to become a paramedic, according to the city watchdog. The student immediately complained to her parents and […]

Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development: An Example of Multilateralism and Regional Cooperation

*Op-ed by Alicia Bárcena, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary Nearly four years after the international community approved the 2030 Agenda and its 17 Goals in 2015, the region’s countries will gather at the Third Meeting of the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development – an occasion conducive to taking stock […]

European ministers reiterate rejection of US embargo against Cuba

From Caribbean News Now HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) — European foreign ministers have again rejected the US embargo against Cuba during a meeting of the foreign affairs council held in Luxembourg, chaired by the head of European diplomacy, Federica Mogherini. Prensa Latina agency cited a press release in which the ministers ratified the European bloc’s opposition […]

Disney unveils tiny, limited-edition stuffed animals inspired by favorite attractions at the parks

By Madison Roberts From People Disney Wishables are themed line Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Finding Nemo fish and characters from Pirates of the Caribbean Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn commission. Disney has unveiled a line […]

Canada: Court orders lobbying czar to take new look at Aga Khan’s vacation gift to PM

Canadian Press From canoe OTTAWA — The Federal Court has ordered the lobbying commissioner to take another look at whether the Aga Khan broke the rules by giving Prime Minister Justin Trudeau a vacation in the Bahamas. In September 2017, then-commissioner Karen Shepherd said there was no basis to a complaint that the Aga Khan, […]

Latin American Counsel Awards

From Lexology Lexology are delighted to announce the winners of the ninth annual Latin American Counsel Awards, held in association with the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC).  The full list of winners are available online. All winners will now be shortlisted for the Global Counsel Awards, which will be held in New York on 20 June. About […]

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