Illegal kidney transplants were carried out in at least four South African hospitals, including three operated by Netcare Ltd. , South Africa’s largest private- hospital operator, the Saturday Star reported, citing John Robbs, a surgeon at St. Augustine’s hospital in Durban.
Comedian Lynn Moore and her husband, retired pro wrestler “Cougar Jay,” were on the verge of losing their St. Augustine, Florida, home when PNC Financial Services Group Inc. ’s foreclosure hearing was canceled last month.
Alan Shadrake, the British author convicted of contempt of court for disparaging Singapore’s judiciary, was sentenced to six weeks in jail and fined S$20,000 ($15,380), a record sentence for the crime in the city-state.
Many of us have said our own version of St. Augustine’s famous prayer, “Grant me chastity and continence, but not yet.” We vow to start dieting and exercising (next month). We promise to begin saving money (later). Soon, we will be calling to make that long-overdue dental appointment (maybe).