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Trump reitera amenazas de romper acuerdos con Cuba Trump reitera amenazas de romper acuerdos con Cuba
- Diciembre 01, 2016

La preservación del acuerdo entre EE.UU. y Cuba impulsado por el presidente Barack Obama va a depender de que el Gobierno de la isla "abra un proceso político y esté dispuesto a hacer cambios reales", una posibilidad muy remota, opinó Jaime Suchlicki, director del Instituto de Estudios Cubanos y Cubanoamericanos (ICCAS), de la Universidad de Miami (UM). (los mas...)
No hay "evidencia" de fraude electoral, como afirma Trump — Casa Blanca
- Diciembre 01, 2016

Estados Unidos y Cuba retomaron en 2015 las relaciones diplomáticas, rotas durante más de medio siglo. El senador republicano de origen cubano Marco Rubio y otros anticastristas han criticado a Obama por no mencionar la represión de Castro en su comunicado, pero Earnest destacó que el presidente prefiere "mirar al futuro", sin olvidar el pasado. (los mas...)
See How Tulsa Has Changed In 32 Years, With Google Timelapse See How Tulsa Has Changed In 32 Years, With Google Timelapse
- Diciembre 01, 2016

Powered by Earth Engine's cloud-computing model, Timelapse allows scientists, researchers, journalists, and other interested users to detect changes, map trends, and qualify differences on the planet's surface. Google encoded 3.95 terapixel global images into 25,000,000 overlapping multi-resolution video tiles. This update was made possible by the Carnegie Mellon University's Create Lab's Time Machine - a technology that is used for creating and viewing zoomable and pannable time ... (los mas...)
Palestinian president Abbas re-elected as Fatah leader Palestinian president Abbas re-elected as Fatah leader
- Diciembre 01, 2016

Fatah leaders attending the congress argue that the congress will "organize the internal Fatah house", uniting the movement. Rajoub also said the gathering was to provide an opportunity to update the party's structures. The conference is to elect the party's two main decision making bodies. The opening meeting of the congress unanimously reelected Abbas as general leader of Fatah. (los mas...)
Trump summons Romney for 2nd look as staffers squabble Trump summons Romney for 2nd look as staffers squabble
- Noviembre 30, 2016

Trump said shortly after Comey's announcement about the Clinton investigation that he believed Petraeus got in trouble for "far less". There's been no evidence of widespread tampering or hacking that would change the results; indeed, Clinton's team said it had been looking for abnormalities and found nothing that would alter the results. (los mas...)
Student before crash: 'Feels like the bus is going to flip' Student before crash: 'Feels like the bus is going to flip'
- Noviembre 30, 2016

Once again, this city is healing from a tragic loss of life that has thrust it into the national spotlight. Last week, the 24-year-old Walker was driving students home from school when his bus slammed into a tree at such a speed that the vehicle split in half on impact. (los mas...)
Ohio University attacker stayed in Pak for 7 years Ohio University attacker stayed in Pak for 7 years
- Noviembre 30, 2016

ISIS is not mentioned in the Facebook post. Several news outlets, including Reuters , are saying Amaq, the news agency for ISIS, is calling the attacker a "solider of the Islamic state". Artan was born in Somalia and was a legal permanent US resident, according to a USA official who was not authorized to discuss the case and spoke on condition of anonymity. (los mas...)
Dutch parliament votes to ban burqas Dutch parliament votes to ban burqas
- Noviembre 30, 2016

However, the Dutch Senate has to approve the resolution for it become law. The proposed ban applies to schools, hospitals and public transport. In a debate last week, Interior Minister Ronald Plasterk, from the center-left Labor Party, acknowledged that debate about the burka had played a major role in the vote on the ban. (los mas...)
South Korean leader plans announcement amid impeachment push South Korean leader plans announcement amid impeachment push
- Noviembre 30, 2016

Park has been engulfed in allegations of influence peddling and claims that tens of millions of dollars have changed hands, sparking widespread anger across South Korea and bringing hundreds of thousands of protesters onto the streets demanding her ouster. (los mas...)
Orders could have little effect on pipeline protest camp Orders could have little effect on pipeline protest camp
- Noviembre 30, 2016

Army Corps of Engineers that said all federal lands north of the Cannonball River will be closed to public access December 5 for "safety concerns". The order didn't say what action would be taken for protesters who don't comply, and a spokesman for Dalrymple didn't immediately respond to calls and an email from The Associated Press . (los mas...)
Argentina gana su primera Copa Davis Argentina gana su primera Copa Davis
- Noviembre 30, 2016

Con la serie igualada 1-1, era el turno de disputar el dobles. España logró el triunfo por un marcador de 3-1. El domingo 17 se cerró con un nuevo festejo de la mano del tenista de Azul, que repitió lo hecho dos días antes, y bajó a Fognini por por 6-4, 7-5, 3-6 y 7-5. (los mas...)
'Hamilton' has best week ever for a Broadway show 'Hamilton' has best week ever for a Broadway show
- Noviembre 30, 2016

Eight performances of the show, in the week ending November 27, netted USA $3.26 million; the previous week the performances pulled in $2.45 million. The show also had the most expensive premium ticket ever sold at $998, according to date released by the Broadway League Monday. (los mas...)
Donald Trump's camp divided over picking Mitt Romney for Secretary of State
- Noviembre 30, 2016

The same source noted that Lou Barletta was going to be picked for Transportation Secretary. Other top Trump allies, notably Conway, have launched a highly unusual public campaign against a Romney nomination. The cable news networks cited a pair of unnamed sources within Trump's transition team, one of which said that Conway "went rogue". Conway told Dana Bash she felt "compelled" to mention the messages as there are many people who would feel " betrayed " by a Romney pick. (los mas...)
Dictionary.com's word of the year is 'xenophobia' Dictionary.com's word of the year is 'xenophobia'
- Noviembre 30, 2016

Xenophobia is defined as the "fear or hatred of foreigners, people from different cultures, or strangers". The second biggest spike came just a few days later on June 29 after President Obama gave a speech claiming Donald Trump's political rhetoric did not enforce populism but "nativism or xenophobia ". (los mas...)
Watch the latest drone video of Apple's new $5 billion Cupertino campus Watch the latest drone video of Apple's new $5 billion Cupertino campus
- Noviembre 30, 2016

The solar-paneled, space-age, circular building is slated to open in a few months, in early 2017 . Hopefully Campus 2 doesn't befall the same production setbacks that seem to be afflicting Apple's new AirPods headphones, which still haven't been given a release date. (los mas...)
Klopp confident Liverpool can cope with Coutinho absence
- Noviembre 30, 2016

It's not the best thing I can imagine or dream about, to show that we can play without Phil, but we have to show it and we will show it. "It's really a team performance what we've created and he's a very important part of this team, absolutely, but of course we can deal with it, of course we can handle it". (los mas...)
Dozens of protesters arrested in Fight for $15 demonstrations Dozens of protesters arrested in Fight for $15 demonstrations
- Noviembre 30, 2016

The list of cities set for the nationwide protest, which the group sent International Business Times in an email, included areas as small as Homestead, Pennsylvania, which has a population of just over 3,000, and as large as New York City , which is more than 8.4 million-strong. (los mas...)
Carter Urges Obama to Back Palestinian Resolution Condemning Israel
- Noviembre 30, 2016

He further warned that "This is the best - now, perhaps, the only - means of countering the one-state reality that Israel is imposing on itself and the Palestinian people". In his 2006 book, " Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid ", he compared Israel's military occupation in the West Bank to the apartheid system in South Africa. (los mas...)
'Sanctuary Campus' Movement Taking Shape as Trump Threat to DACA Looms 'Sanctuary Campus' Movement Taking Shape as Trump Threat to DACA Looms
- Noviembre 30, 2016

The statement , which was organized by Pomona College President David Oxtoby, says since DACA's inception in 2012, colleges and universities have seen "the critical benefits of this program for our students, and the highly positive impacts on our institutions and communities". (los mas...)
Turkey relations: Turkey relations: "We are entering a new phase"
- Noviembre 30, 2016

However, Erdogan's warning to open the border gates with European Union members Greece and Bulgaria has encouraged some of the 3 million refugees in Turkey . I said that if the grand coalition [between Conservatives and Social Democrats, backed by the Liberals] came to an end, I do not see how to organise the situation between the two main European Union institutions. (los mas...)