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Archives for October 4, 2020

Cayman: Government Responds to Tropical Storm Warning

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The National Hazard Management Council met today (Sunday, 4 October 2020) ahead of the potential impact of tropical storm conditions early Monday afternoon (5 October). Following the meeting officials released further details about the impact of the storm. Weather on Grand Cayman is expected to begin deteriorating from around 1 p.m. on […]

POTENTIAL TROPICAL CYCLONE TWENTY-SIX FORMS – CAYMAN IN PROJECTED PATH

WARNINGS AND WATCHES ISSUED FOR THE CAYMAN ISLANDS AND WESTERN CUBA Potential Tropical Cyclone Twenty-Six Discussion Number 1 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM EDT Sun Oct 04 2020 Visible satellite imagery and earlier scatterometer data indicated that the circulation associated with the area of low pressure in the central Caribbean Sea has […]

Cayman Islands Under Tropical Storm Warning

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Cayman Islands Government declared a Tropical Storm Warning for the country at 4 p.m. today (Sunday, 4 October 2020). Currently over Jamaica and moving west-north-west at 10 mph, potential Tropical Cyclone 26, is expected to become a tropical storm early tomorrow afternoon (Monday 5 October) as it approaches the Cayman area. […]

Stay in the Loop – 2 October 2020 Edition

From CARICOM Secretariat STAY IN THE LOOP In this episode, Communications Officers at the CARICOM Secretariat, Ms.Tusankine English-Francis, presents a weekly news roundup of the latest from the Caribbean Community.  Highlights:0:01:52 – UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: New Presidents of Guyana, Suriname deliver inaugural addresses at 75th Session of UNGA General Debate0:05:31 – MULTILATERALISM: CARICOM Secretariat joins international community in celebrating […]

The latest Rugby World Investigation Pieces

From Rugby World Chronic Pain, Cannabis and Rugby If pain is an inevitable part of playing collision sports, is it time to change our approach? Rugby World launches a new special project looking into our relationship with chronic pain After our 2017 feature Playing Through The Pain, we return to the subject of chronic pain […]

The purity myth

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Purity is defined as freedom from adulteration or contamination. In other words, nothing from the original is changed, added, or lost. With respect to the audio reproduction chain, we know that to be impossible. Everything from the microphones to the loudspeakers to some degree adulterates and contaminates. So the […]

Nasdaq whale bets big on popular FANG stocks

From Newsmax An investor bought large blocks of upside call options in companies such as Netflix Inc. and Amazon.com Inc., trades reminiscent of outsized options purchases made in August by a large investor known as the “Nasdaq whale.” The unknown investor purchased calls expiring in January and March for Netflix, Amazon, Facebook Inc. and Alphabet […]

British GT: Barwell Lamborghini make title surge with second win of the year

Sant’Agata Bolognese,  4 October 2020 – Barwell Motorsport’s Phil Keen and Adam Balon became the first double winners in this year’s British GT Championship season after producing a measured performance in the second race of the weekend at Snetterton. It marks a tidal change in the race for the title, which will be decided at the […]

We did it! The U.S. has banned palm oil imports from F.G.V.

From Freedom United October 4, 2020 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS US Customs and Border Protection bans palm oil importsWe did it! U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced that it will now block palm oil imports from F.G.V. Holdings, a Malaysian firm that has repeatedly been accused of forced labor. […]

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]