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Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech
- Junio 22, 2017

It's an event normally marked by pomp and tradition. Eight of the 27 Bills and draft bills are purposed for leaving the European Union. The Labour Party has criticised the move, saying it shows the government is in a "shaky" position. Her ministers had said some parts of the Conservative party manifesto would have to be "pruned" following the election result and numerous proposals were missing from the Queen's speech . (los mas...)
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain
- Junio 22, 2017

Mourinho was named manager at Manchester United last summer and won the Europa League, EFL Cup and Community Shield in his first season. It released a statement saying: "To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, nor the public prosecutor has contacted Jose Mourinho or his advisers". (los mas...)
FCC chief taps media lawyer to head enforcement bureau FCC chief taps media lawyer to head enforcement bureau
- Junio 22, 2017

Pai, joined by Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Michael O'Rielly, testified on the FCC's budget before the Senate Appropriations Committee's Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government. It also investigates instances of possible unlawful conduct involving the regulated RF spectrum. But Democratic Commissioner Mignon Clyburn replied that she is concerned that there is now no "cop on the beat when it comes to broadband internet access", and that there is no one monitoring "balls ... (los mas...)
US pushing China to rein in companies that deal with NKorea
- Junio 22, 2017

Trump has been counting on China to use its economic leverage with the government of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as American concern grows over the North's acceleration toward having a nuclear missile that can strike the USA mainland. (los mas...)
Israel reduces power supply to Gaza, as Abbas pressures Hamas Israel reduces power supply to Gaza, as Abbas pressures Hamas
- Junio 22, 2017

The Palestinian Authority has been paying for the electricity that Israel supplies to Gaza . The World Health Organization estimates that at least 20 per cent of the Gaza population has a severe mental illness. UNRWA discovered on June 1 "part of a tunnel that passes under two adjacent agency schools in the Maghazi camp" during construction work, spokesman Christopher Gunness said on Friday. (los mas...)
Gavin Barwell appointed Downing Street Chief of Staff Gavin Barwell appointed Downing Street Chief of Staff
- Junio 22, 2017

Barwell was one of eight Conservative government ministers to be defeated on a night which saw the Tories lose their overall majority resulting in a hung Parliament. Housing minister Gavin Barwell lost his Parliamentary seat as Theresa May's General Election gamble backfired. Both stepped down amid calls for the Prime Minister to sack them or face a leadership challenge on Monday. (los mas...)
Ex-Homeland chief says he was unaware of FBI Russia probe Ex-Homeland chief says he was unaware of FBI Russia probe
- Junio 22, 2017

Johnson was homeland security chief for the Democratic president from December 2013 to January 2017. Department of Homeland Security officials are still not willing to disclose which state election systems Russian hackers targeted during last year's presidential election . (los mas...)
Britain's Prince Philip admitted to hospital with infection
- Junio 22, 2017

MORE: Prince Philip, 95, to Retire from Public Engagements Starting This Fall Back in May, the Palace announced that Prince Philip will retire from official engagements starting this Fall, noting that, "In taking this decision, The Duke has the full support of the Queen". (los mas...)
Long stretch of Gulf Coast eyes Tropical Storm Cindy Long stretch of Gulf Coast eyes Tropical Storm Cindy
- Junio 22, 2017

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect from west of Intracoastal City to High Island, Texas. He says relatives and emergency workers were unable to resuscitate the boy. Earl Eues, an emergency official in Terrebonne, said the closing of locks and flood gates began Monday and was being completed Tuesday. And authorities in various coastal Louisiana and MS communities handed out sandbags for areas along rivers and bayous. (los mas...)
Malaysia now home to five of world's top 300 universities Malaysia now home to five of world's top 300 universities
- Junio 22, 2017

Times Higher Education , on the other hand, ranks the University of Oxford as its highest university, followed by the California Institute of Technology, Stanford University , and University of Cambridge. Professor Deeks said: "Unless there is movement on the funding of Irish students soon, the university will have to seriously consider the option of reducing the number of places available to Irish students in order to preserve quality". (los mas...)
Flint, Michigan airport evacuated after police officer stabbed
- Junio 22, 2017

Police said that the alleged attacker has been arrested, while the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is conducting the inquiry in the incident. One officials said the stabbing appears to have targeted law enforcement. "My thoughts and prayers are with all of our law enforcement officers who work to service and protect us each and every day", Weaver said in a statement. (los mas...)
Trump slams Ossoff, praises Handel in tweets
- Junio 21, 2017

The race between Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff . The race between Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff is seen as a significant political test for the new Trump Administration and spending could top $50 million, making it the most expensive House race in USA history. (los mas...)
France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win
- Junio 21, 2017

Paris - French President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party swept to a large majority in parliamentary elections on Sunday, although it fell short of a predicted landslide. An image grab from an AFP video taken on June 18, 2017 at Evry townhall shows former French Socialist Prime Minister and candidate in the 11th circumscription in the Essonne department Manuel Valls (C) speaking following the announcement of the results of the second round of the French parliamentary elections. (los mas...)
Ask the Weather Guys: When is the summer solstice? Ask the Weather Guys: When is the summer solstice?
- Junio 21, 2017

EDT on June 21. Meteorological summer is June, July, and August, the three warmest months of the year. The summer solstice occurs when the sun is directly over the Tropic of Cancer, according to the National Weather Service . For example, for International Falls, one of the state's northern most points, a total of 16 hours and 8 minutes of daylight is observed at its peak... (los mas...)
Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations
- Junio 21, 2017

He said: 'We're determined to get on with the job and deliver certainty as soon as possible. But Mr Davis, the Howden and Haltemprice MP, insisted the Government's approach would not alter. Britain starts formal talks to leave the European Union today, seeking a deal "like no other in history" despite entering fiendishly hard negotiations with a badly weakened government. (los mas...)
After public outcry, Florida city moves Confederate statue After public outcry, Florida city moves Confederate statue
- Junio 21, 2017

Cassandra Lafser, who's a spokeswoman for Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer , said in a statement it will likely take six weeks for the statue to relocate the statue to Greenwood Cemetery . The reassembled statue will face north toward the Union states, instead of the way it's facing now, which is west toward Parramore, Orlando's largely African-American neighborhood. (los mas...)
Cristina Kirchner lanza el frente de Unidad Ciudadana
- Junio 21, 2017

Por último, Cristina Kirchner señaló que "el problema que hoy tenemos los argentinos es que los números no dan" y comenzó a convocar a distintas personas al escenario para poner rostro a los perjudicados por las políticas de ajuste del macrismo. (los mas...)
Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision
- Junio 21, 2017

But after interviewing the container ship's crewmembers, the coast guard now says the collision occurred around 1:30 a.m. The collision happened while the USS Fitzgerald was conducting routine operations off the coast of Japan . (los mas...)
Surgeons warning of burn danger during heat wave Surgeons warning of burn danger during heat wave
- Junio 21, 2017

Temperatures in Phoenix , Arizona, are soaring and forecasted extreme heat for Tuesday has forced American Airlines to cancel 20 flights taking off from Sky Harbor International Airport. Arizona is seeing the most stifling temperatures , but the wrath of the heat wave is being felt across Nevada and California as well. Tourists hitting the Las Vegas Strip will feel the sizzle Monday as temperatures could top 114 degrees. (los mas...)
Tropical storm watch issued for upper Texas Coast
- Junio 21, 2017

Some slight strengthening is possible before the system reaches the coast. Tropical storm watches are in effect for Bonaire, Curacao, and Aruba. Maximum sustained winds were near 40 mph (65 km/h) with higher gusts and little change in strength was forecast during the next 48 hours. (los mas...)