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Marine Le Pen Stands Down as Front National Leader
- Abril 27, 2017

As Mr Macron was meeting with union leaders from the Whirlpool plant in northern France, Ms Le Pen popped up outside the factory itself, amid its workers in bright-yellow hazard vests, and declared herself the candidate of France's workers. (los mas...)
Trump to propose massive tax cuts for businesses
- Abril 27, 2017

Mr. Trump offered his tax tease in an interview and again during remarks at the Treasury Department on Friday afternoon as he raced to stack up legislative accomplishments before his 100th day in office at the end of next week. The Tax Policy Center, a nonpartisan tax group affiliated with the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute, has estimated that Trump's corporate tax proposal, as outlined during the campaign, would cost US$2.4 trillion over 10 years. (los mas...)
Samsung introduces new communication tool for people with language disorders Samsung introduces new communication tool for people with language disorders
- Abril 27, 2017

With more than 140 phrases, this app can cover day-to-day conversations. Aphasia is caused by damage to brain regions that are responsible for speaking and language comprehension. Currently, there are more than three million people worldwide living with aphasia, a disorder that causes the loss of language capabilities. The app changes words into a series of emojis and vice versa. (los mas...)
Look out! Major League Baseball stars floored in frightening outfield collision Look out! Major League Baseball stars floored in frightening outfield collision
- Abril 27, 2017

The Astros (14-6) have posted the most wins in the American League and are tied for the most in the majors with Colorado, Arizona and Washington. The Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel tossed a 117-pitch complete game allowing the reigning AL Champion Cleveland Indians to get just two runs on six hits. (los mas...)
White House readies order to quit NAFTA White House readies order to quit NAFTA
- Abril 27, 2017

The U.S. president has faced a series of setbacks since he took office in January, with courts blocking parts of his orders to limit immigration and the Republican-controlled Congress pulling legislation he backed to overhaul the U.S. "It will devastate the economy in my state", McCain said. "At this moment NAFTA negotiations have not started". Trump's trade team, led by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross , was expected to begin the negotiating process for NAFTA soon and must trigger a 90-day ... (los mas...)
911 audio: 'Bachelor' star called 911 after fatal Iowa crash 911 audio: 'Bachelor' star called 911 after fatal Iowa crash
- Abril 27, 2017

Soules, who was portrayed as a wholesome country boy looking for love on season 19 of the ABC reality show, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck that rear-ended a tractor in northern Iowa near Aurora on Monday night, the Iowa State Patrol said . (los mas...)
'Review Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence', India files appeal with Pakistan 'Review Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence', India files appeal with Pakistan
- Abril 27, 2017

Categorically dismissing the charge that Jadhav was a spy, India has maintained that he was kidnapped by Pakistani authorities from Iran where he had a legitimate business interest. This is allowed under worldwide law, national law and as a mark of humanity. He had told reporters after the meeting that he had demanded a certified copy of the chargesheet and judgement so that India could appeal against the sentence. (los mas...)
US sets up missile defence in S. Korea as North shows power
- Abril 27, 2017

Landers/U.S. Navy via AP). The United States ordered the USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group to sail to waters off the Korean peninsula in response to mounting concern over the North's nuclear and missile tests, and its threats to attack the United States and its Asian allies. (los mas...)
No need for Trump's approval to use massive bomb No need for Trump's approval to use massive bomb
- Abril 27, 2017

As many as 36 suspected Islamic State militants were killed in Afghanistan when the United States dropped "the mother of all bombs ", one of the largest non-nuclear devices ever unleashed in combat, the Afghan defence ministry said yesterday. (los mas...)
What Can The Google Assistant Do? What Can The Google Assistant Do?
- Abril 27, 2017

A new ad for Google Home , the assistant device similar to Amazon's Alexa, features a family with two gay dads. In addition to remotely starting their vehicles, USA customers can activate various functions via voice commands; the service will be available in Europe later this year. (los mas...)
Sanders Leads Democratic Bill Proposing Minimum Wage Hike to $15 an Hour Sanders Leads Democratic Bill Proposing Minimum Wage Hike to $15 an Hour
- Abril 27, 2017

Congressional Democrats have unveiled their strongest minimum wage plan yet . "Think back to five years ago: President Obama had yet to call for even a $9 an hour federal minimum wage, and the two members of Congress courageous enough to call for $10.10 an hour were considered insane", Fight for $15 leader Terrence Wise said in a statement Wednesday. (los mas...)
Marine amputee runs Boston Marathon with American flag Marine amputee runs Boston Marathon with American flag
- Abril 26, 2017

Hey, if the Patriots can overcame a deficit like that, you can finish a race, folks! But Tews, a longtime local running ambassador from Kawkawlin, enjoyed a milestone moment of her own by crossing the finish line 25 years after her first Boston Marathon experience. (los mas...)
Crop progress: Corn and soybean planting begin in South Dakota Crop progress: Corn and soybean planting begin in South Dakota
- Abril 26, 2017

Corn planting here in northwest Iowa was 5% complete, well below last year's average of 36% complete for the same period. The actively-traded Chicago Board Of Trade July corn contract gained 6-1/4 cents, or 1.7 percent, to $3.71-3/4 a bushel by 11:12 a.m. (los mas...)
Woman says she suffered 2nd-degree burns after her Fitbit exploded Woman says she suffered 2nd-degree burns after her Fitbit exploded
- Abril 26, 2017

Mitchell says the Fitbit appeared to be working fine before it exploded. She said her doctor had to pick the pieces of melted plastic from the band out of the wound. When the device began to burn, Mitchell said she ripped it off her arm and tossed it on the floor. Fitbit issued a statement saying the company is investigating the issue and the gadget should not explode under normal use. (los mas...)
Iranian candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctions Iranian candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctions
- Abril 26, 2017

The prisoners - who Josh Earnest insisted were guilty only of "sanctions violations or violations of the trade embargo" - were exchanged for five Americans, unjustly held by Iran since as early as 2011. Three allegedly were part of an illegal procurement network supplying Iran with US -made microelectronics with applications in surface-to-air and cruise missiles like the kind Tehran test-fired recently, prompting a still-escalating exchange of threats with the Trump administration. (los mas...)
Germany approving far fewer Afghan asylum-seekers - newspaper Germany approving far fewer Afghan asylum-seekers - newspaper
- Abril 26, 2017

The number of crimes committed by migrants surged 52.7% in Germany previous year, new statistics said, fueling a sharp rise in violent offenses and highlighting the challenges facing Chancellor Angela Merkel and other pro-immigration politicians in coming elections. (los mas...)
Alicia Kirchner se endeudará en dólares para pagar sueldos a estatales
- Abril 26, 2017

En ese sentido, el funcionario nacional responsabilizó por la crisis de Santa Cruz a quienes "gobiernan hace un cuarto de siglo en la provincia ". Respecto de la situación financiera de la provincia y los fondos y aportes de Nación, Alicia Kirchner aseguró que " la deuda real que quedó es de $ 837 millones de 2016 ". (los mas...)
Zoo gives update on April the Giraffe's baby Zoo gives update on April the Giraffe's baby
- Abril 26, 2017

Another boost for April followers in coming days will be the calf's official naming. Viewers can also help name the baby boy. This week we will announce viewing days/times for you to check in and watch progress! Reacting to news that the giraffes will continue to be video superstars, fans have left more than 10,000 messages on Facebook . (los mas...)
Netanyahu snubs German foreign minister in NGO row Netanyahu snubs German foreign minister in NGO row
- Abril 26, 2017

The president went on to speak about the rise, and tolerance, of anti-Semitism in Europe - including in Germany - and as the Foreign Minister had noted in his opening remarks, he noted that German society had a duty to support the Jewish community. (los mas...)
Pyongyang dice que reforzará sus armas nucleares por portaaviones de EEUU
- Abril 26, 2017

Ante esta escalada de la tensión , Corea del Sur está preparando las maniobras conjuntas que su ejército realizará con el portaaviones nuclear USS Carl Vinson . Los muertos se podrían contar en millones. Con el aumento de las tensiones entre Estados Unidos y Corea del Norte , el Pentágono llamó el domingo al aislado país comunista a evitar desestabilizar aún más la situación. (los mas...)