December 13, 2018

The Editor speaks: Police, prosecutors and animals

Here in the Cayman Islands and going back two years ago, a third horse was found sexually assaulted at the Equestrian Centre. One of the previous horses (a pony) had to be euthanized’ Where are the police on finding the perpetrator(s)? I don’t know and my inquiries have produced nothing – or “our enquiries are […]

Cayman Islands, UK hold constructive constitutional discussions

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – The United Kingdom Government has committed to formally responding to proposed Cayman Islands constitutional safeguards in the coming weeks. The UK and Cayman Islands Governments held constructive, positive talks on changes to the Cayman Islands constitution over two days in London: Friday, 7 December, 2018, and Monday, 10th at the […]

Endometrial Cancer

Risk factors for Endometrial Cancer The endometrium is a tissue that covers the entire inner wall of the uterus. Its main function is to thicken during the menstrual cycle to allow an embryo to implant resulting in a potential pregnancy. During 2018, the American Cancer Society (ACS) estimated that 92% of uterine cancers occur in […]

Cayman Islands OfReg: Lower fuel prices at the pump

The Utility Regulation and Competition Office announced that the Cayman public will enjoy lower fuel prices at the pump for the festive season, and into the new year.   CAYMAN ISLANDS, 12 December 2018 OfReg, the multi-sector regulator of the Cayman Islands, has today announced that residents will see a reduction in the price of gasoline […]

Drink recipe of the week

Apple Pumpkin Shandy Sangria WE ARE NOT MARTHA From Yummly 5 Ingredients    240Calories    20 Minutes Servings 4 lngredients 4 cups apple cider 3 bottles pumpkin (shandy, I like Traveler brand) 1/2 cup apple brandy 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon (plus more for garnish) 2 apples (sliced, plus more for garnish) For more on this story go to: https://www.yummly.com/recipe/Apple-Pumpkin-Shandy-Sangria-2608626

Venezuela welcomes two nuclear bombers – as Russia backs Maduro

By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian Guyana Guardian – Saying that it firmly backs Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro, Russia has sent two nuclear bomber aircraft to the Spanish speaking country; – an act that the United States has so far fail to comment on. It is believed that the Guyana government (up to press time) was […]

Caribbean urged to be prepared for ‘big one’

From Jamaica Observer PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The head of the Seismic Research Centre (SRC) at the St Augustine campus of The University of the West Indies (UWI), Dr Joan Lutchman, is reiterating calls for the region to be prepared for a major earthquake after several parts of the Caribbean are jolted by […]

NFL fans are losing it after the Dolphins beat the Patriots with a wild trick play

By Adam Rosenberg From Mashable Most fans of professional football that don’t live in or have family ties to Boston hate the New England Patriots. Those people are very happy on this late-season Sunday. It looked like a Patriots win was all but secured as the game clock ticked into its final seconds during an […]

CDC reveals deadliest drug in US

From Newsmax As the U.S. opioid epidemic grinds on, fentanyl is fast becoming the main culprit in drug overdose deaths, health officials report. Cocaine and heroin remain the street drugs of choice, but more overdose deaths involve fentanyl, either mixed with those narcotics or taken alone. Between 2013 and 2016, overdose deaths involving fentanyl increased […]

US: Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen gets 3 years in prison

From Newsmax Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s once-devoted lawyer and all-around fixer, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison after telling a federal judge that his “blind loyalty” to Trump led him to cover up the president’s “dirty deeds.” Standing alone at the defense table, Cohen, 52, shook his head slightly and closed his eyes […]