October 21, 2019

Guardian UK story in August 2012 on corruption in Brazil has link to Cayman

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The following is the original story Corruption trial of the century From The Guardian, Thursday 2 August 2012 20.31 BST Brazil’s ‘corruption trial of the century’ expected to hurt ruling coalition Politicians stand accused of involvement in illegal vote-buying scandal Jonathan Watts in Rio de Janeiro In what has been billed as Brazil’s “trial of […]

Brazil has been trying to cover up critical fire damage to a World Cup stadium

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By Brian Winter, Reuters From Business Insider CUIABA, Brazil (Reuters) – An October fire at a Brazilian World Cup stadium caused far more damage than previously reported, according to a report by local prosecutors obtained by Reuters, raising questions about whether the stadium will be ready for the competition and why government officials have insisted […]

Caribbean faces threat of biggest tsunami ever recorded

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From Caribbean 360 A new study suggests that a mega-tsunami could devastate coastlines from Florida to Brazil following a volcanic eruption in the Canary Islands. LONDON, England, Wednesday February 12, 2014 – The Caribbean could be at risk from a mega-tsunami that scientists warn could devastate coastlines from Florida to Brazil following a volcanic eruption […]

Michael Misick extradited from Brazil today (Tue7)

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From Bernews Former Turks & Caicos Premier Michael Misick arrived at the TCI Airport this morning [Jan 7], after being extradited from Brazil. Misick was arrested in late 2012 in Brazil after leaving the TCI in March 2012. In 2009 the TCI Governor, on the instructions of the UK Foreign Office, imposed direct rule on […]

Sen. Sanders wants to know if NSA has spied on Congress

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By Cynthia Fagen From newsmax A U.S. senator wants the National Security Agency to reveal if it has ever spied on members of Congress, Talking Points Memo reports. “I am writing to you today to ask you one simple question. Has the NSA spied, or is the NSA currently spying, on members of Congress or […]

Miss Cayman Carries Kirk’s Signature

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Miss Cayman Islands 2010/2011, Cristin Alexander, received a Cayman Islands Signature Collection pendant donated by Kirk Freeport on Friday (18 August). Kirk Freeport Director Debbie Guyton presented the pendant and necklace to Cristin on the eve of her departure (Saturday, 19 August) to São Paulo, Brazil for the Miss Universe pageant that takes place 12 […]