September 16, 2019

Prince Andrew ‘appalled’ by Jeffrey Epstein’s sex abuse claims

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From BBC Prince Andrew is appalled by sex abuse claims about his ex-friend Jeffrey Epstein, Buckingham Palace has said. It comes after the Mail on Sunday published footage that claimed to show the Duke of York inside the financier’s Manhattan mansion in 2010 – two years after Epstein’s first conviction. Epstein, 66, took his own life in […]

El Salvador: Evelyn Hernández cleared over baby’s death

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From BBC A 21-year-old woman in El Salvador whose baby was found dead in the toilet where she gave birth has been cleared of murder during a retrial. Evelyn Hernández had always maintained she was innocent, saying that she did not know she was pregnant and lost consciousness during the birth. Prosecutors had asked for […]

US: FBI investigating suicide of Epstein

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From Newsmax The FBI is investigating the suicide of Jeffrey Epstein in jail, where he was awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges. Epstein was found unresponsive in his cell Saturday morning at the Manhattan Correctional Center, according to a statement from the Federal Bureau of Prisons. The Fire Department said it received a call at 6:39 […]

The rise of scandal insurance in Hollywood

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Can you indemnify against dick pics? By Boris Kachka From Vulture One Monday in June, a team of young data researchers gathered in the conference room of a Boston start-up called SpottedRisk to talk about celebrities who’d gotten themselves into trouble. Operations analyst Franki Slattery began the meeting by ticking off a couple of updates:Cuba Gooding Jr. had been […]

Madison woman facing gun charges in the Cayman Islands killed herself after learning she would face a second trial

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By Bruce Vielmetti From JS Online A Madison woman charged in the Cayman Islands with having a gun in her luggage killed herself with a different gun when she learned prosecutors there intended to put her on trial a second time. A day earlier, a Cayman jury couldn’t reach a verdict when she was tried in absentia. Carol […]

Mobile app security threats and secure best practices

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By KC Karnes From Clever Tap Is your mobile app secure?   It shouldn’t come as a surprise that mobile apps are targeted by hackers, given the rapid adoption and increased usage globally. By some estimates, one out of every 36 mobile devices has high-risk apps installed.1 An even more sobering mobile app security statistic […]

Crochet sculptures

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The Stunning Crochet Sculptures of Caitlin McCormack From Designer Daily When someone mentions crochet in a conversation, chances are that your first thoughts are for an old lady who seems to be doing it all the time. Caitlin McCormack does another type of crochet! Although she is a cat lady, she is well under eighty, and […]

US: Cohen attacks Trump over WikiLeaks, calls him ‘Racist’ and ‘Con Man’

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From Newsmax President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen told the U.S. Congress on Wednesday that Trump is a “racist,” a “con man” and a “cheat” who knew in advance about a release of emails by the WikiLeaks website aimed at hurting his 2016 Democratic presidential rival. Cohen, Trump’s onetime “fixer,” said Trump directed […]

Cayman Islands: Sentencing delayed for a ninth time for former FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb

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By Dwight Fraser From IRIE FM Disgraced former Concacaf president and FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb has had his sentencing delayed for a ninth time. His sentencing has now been moved back to September 10. In 2015 Webb pleaded guilty to racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering conspiracies after his arrest in Zurich in May 2015 […]

Treat yourself: 11 fast food items that won’t wreck your diet

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From Newsmax No matter what healthy eating plan you use, at some point you may find yourself drawn to fast food. But before you pull into that drive-through lane or walk inside to indulge in a guilty pleasure read this and be aware that you have options that will not leave you remorseful for days. […]