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Super Bowl 2020

Super Bowl 2020: Kansas City Chiefs pull off a sensational comeback to beat San Francisco 49ers By Tom Rostance From BBC Patrick Mahomes produced a staggering fourth-quarter performance to guide the Kansas City Chiefs to their first Super Bowl win in 50 years as they came from 10 points behind to stun the San Francisco […]

Cayman: Wounding in West Bay and a stabbing in Bodden Town

From RCIPS Feb 3 2020 Wounding in West Bay Shortly before 4:20PM on Sunday, 2 February, officers responded to a report of an assault at an address on Schooner Lane in west Bay. An altercation had occurred between two males, during which one of the men wounded the other before fleeing the location. Emergency Services […]

Grand Hyatt targeting 2022 debut in Grand Cayman

From Caribbean Journal The new Grand Hyatt Grand Cayman resort is targeting a debut in 2022, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The new project on Grand Cayman’s Seven Mile Beach will also include a significant residential component, which has already launched sales.  The project was first announced in 2018.  Hyatt Hotels confirmed the opening date in a statement […]

China arrests first doctors to report Coronavirus

By Theodore Bunker From Newsmax Last December, China detained eight doctors after they reported observing several patients in Wuhan coming down with what they thought might have been Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, or SARS, but was actually the coronavirus, The Daily Beast reports. The group of doctors and medical technicians attended medical school together and communicated over […]

Measles outbreak in Venezuela is under control

Confirmed cases dropped 91% from 2018 to 2019.  Washington, D.C., 30 January 2020 (PAHO)- The measles outbreak in Venezuela is under control following a series of actions taken by the country, together with the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and its partners, including a country-wide vaccination campaign that reached almost nine million children between the ages […]

OffshoreAlert Conference Miami 2020

From OffshoreAlert Have you viewed the program for the 18th Annual OffshoreAlert Conference North America on high-value, cross-border financial intelligence and investigations? On the news side, OffshoreAlert specializes in exposing serious financial crime while it’s in progress. On the conference side, we show attendees how to avoid fraud, recover assets, and better understand what’s happening in the world of […]

Martin: Fear of the unknown fuels anxiety

By Melissa Martin Uncertainty, unpredictability, uncontrollability. Eek! Run for cover. Fear of the unknown is called anticipatory anxiety. You anticipate the “what ifs” and worry until the cows come home. Thoughts ruminate around and around like a blender inside your head. “As a rule, humans prefer certainty to uncertainty. Studies have shown that people would […]

Made in USA

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio There is a city in Japan that is located on the small island of Kyushu in the Ōita Prefecture. Its name is Usa. Decades ago, when America was obsessed with xenophobic urges to keep out foreign-made products, it was said the Japanese so named this city to get around […]

UK: Collapse of Thomas Cook – BEIS letter of recommendations

From International Law Office Authors: Emily Downie & Hannah Crosland, Squire Patton Boggs On 4 November 2019, in the looming shadow of the collapse of Thomas Cook Group plc (“Thomas Cook”), the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (“BEIS”) Committee published a letter of recommendations to the Secretary of State for the Department of BEIS, Andrea Leadsom. The […]

Kia Motors announces January global sales/record sales

Kia Motors announces January global sales Kia Motors Corporation has announced its January 2020 global sales results for passenger cars, recreational vehicles (RVs) and commercial vehicles, which saw 215,112 units sold, representing a 2.5 percent rise from January 2019. Sales in Korea decreased to 37,050 units from 38,010 units during the same period last year, […]