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The Editor speaks: It’s Hot, Hot, Hot! And even hotter!

It’s not just outside on the land that’s getting more hot – so is the sea – and even hotter! The science journal, “Advances in Atmospheric Sciences” has concluded the past five consecutive years were the top five warmest years in the ocean historically. This provides even more clear evidence of the climate emergency. More […]

Athletes’ Cardboard beds

Check Out the Cardboard Beds Tokyo 2020 Athletes Will Sleep On By Alexandra Alexa From Core77 Hopefully they prove to be comfortable The Athletes Village at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be furnished with 18,000 single bed frames made out of cardboard. They’re made by Japanese mattress company Airweave and can withstand a load up […]

Meghan Markle’s father could be called to testify against her in the Mail on Sunday court case

By Mikhalla Friel From Business Insider Meghan Markle’s father could be called to testify against her in court.  The Duchess of Sussex is suing the Mail on Sunday over the misuse of private information, infringement of copyright, and breach of the Data Protection Act 2008 after it published excerpts from a letter she wrote to her father […]

Netflix pushes back against report it moved money into ‘tax havens’

By Evio Fordham Fox Business From Yahoo Finance Netflix is pushing back against a United Kingdom think tank’s recent report that the company is likely “moving money from its international markets into tax havens.” “Corporate taxation is an important and much-debated issue,” a company spokeswoman told Deadline. “Ultimately, it’s for governments to decide the rules when it comes to […]

2020 Flow Concacaf Caribbean Club Championship Schedule announced

Miami (Wednesday, January 15, 2020) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced the schedule for the 2020 Flow Concacaf Caribbean Club Championship. The Caribbean club competition will be played in two stages, a group stage and a final stage. The group stage of the 2020 Flow Concacaf Caribbean […]

Russian government resigns as Vladimir Putin plans future

From BBC Russia’s government has resigned, hours after President Vladimir Putin proposed sweeping constitutional changes that could prolong his stay in power. If approved by the public, the proposals would transfer power from the presidency to parliament. Mr Putin is due to step down in 2024 when his fourth term of office comes to an […]

Ken Jennings wins the ‘Jeopardy! Greatest of All Time’ tournament

By Rob Tornoe From Inquirer There is now one Jeopardy! contestant who can accurately call himself the “Greatest of All Time.” Ken Jennings, the computer programmer turned full-time Jeopardy! champion, won the show’s epic prime-time trivia tournament that featured the three most successful contestants in the history of the show, which debuted in 1964. Jennings won his third game Tuesday night, […]

Bamboo bikes and electric skateboards take to the track at MOVE 2020

London – 15 January 2020: Bikes made from bamboo, electric skateboards and hydrogen-powered eBikes are among the vehicles available for MOVE 2020 visitors to try out on this year’s test track. Whether catering for the first and last mile of a journey, or providing sustainable solutions for developing economies, the event’s test track showcases the latest in mobility […]

Cayman: Two men charged with several offenses in relation to sexual assault incident

From RCIPS Jan 15 2020 A man, age 29 of East End, has been arrested and charged with several offenses, including Possession of an Imitation Firearm with Intent to Commit an Offence, Wrongful Confinement, Threats to Kill, and several counts of Assault by Penetration. The charges relate to an incident on 30 December where a […]