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Russian Hackers Hit Vermont Utility
- Enero 01, 2017

Russian malware is widely available on the internet for purchase or download, and its appearance on a utility computer does not necessarily indicate the malware was created to or even capable of subverting any electrical grids. In December 2015, Russian malware disrupted power to 225,000 residents serviced by three separate electrical providers in Ukraine. "They have isolated that laptop, there's no further compromise, and the utility grid was not in danger at any point". (los mas...)
Riders rescued at California amusement park
- Enero 01, 2017

Both firefighters and park officials have said the riders are not in any danger. Gabe Javage says the Sky Cabin was the first ride his family went on Friday and things started to get serious as trapped passengers' bladders caught up with them. (los mas...)
China asks United States not to allow Taiwan president stopover
- Enero 01, 2017

Chinese officials have been dismayed at Tsai's departure from the stance of her China-friendly predecessor, Ma Ying-jeou, with her refusal to recognize the "1992 consensus", a controversial principle that Beijing sees as Taiwan's commitment to eventual unification between the two sides. (los mas...)
People want freedom from corruption: Modi People want freedom from corruption: Modi
- Enero 01, 2017

Notably, the 50-day period for depositing of demonetised notes is expiring tomorrow. Patience, discipline, resolve displayed by Indians stands testimony to the better days ahead. Shopkeepers and small businessmen will get more loans because of this. Besides, the cash credit limit for small businesses has been raised to 25 per cent from 20 per cent. (los mas...)
Use of marijuana is increasing among the youth Use of marijuana is increasing among the youth
- Enero 01, 2017

After the first recreational marijuana shop opened almost three years ago in Colorado, a growing body of research has shown that the availability of recreational marijuana - in Colorado and elsewhere was not having much effect on teens' propensity to smoke weed. (los mas...)
Liberados exgobernador de Zulia y otros 6 presos políticos Liberados exgobernador de Zulia y otros 6 presos políticos
- Enero 01, 2017

El excandidato presidencial era considerado por la oposición uno de los "presos políticos" más prominentes al igual que el líder Leopoldo López, condenado a casi 14 años de prisión por los delitos de "instigación pública, asociación para delinquir, daños a la propiedad pública e incendio intencional" por ser uno de los promotores de la marcha opositora de 2014, y el alcalde metropolitano de Caracas , Antonio Ledezma, que desde el año pasado cumple arresto domiciliario. (los mas...)
Entrega Venezuela presidencia de Mercosur a Argentina
- Enero 01, 2017

Rodríguez dijo en un mensaje aparte en su cuenta de Twitter que Venezuela ejerció legítimamente la presidencia de Mercosur durante el semestre que corresponde, "resaltando la dimensión social y de derechos humanos al bloque". Según lo establecen las normas del MERCOSUR , su presidencia debe ser ejercida por cada uno de los Estados parte por un período de seis meses y en un orden alfabético. (los mas...)
Apple Said To Seek Lower Taxes To Start Manufacturing In India
- Enero 01, 2017

Meanwhile, Indian Cellular Association (ICA) that represents phone makers like Samsung, Apple , among others, have been asking for components made in India like USB cable, keypad, mic, receiver, die-cuts to have lower duty costs. But let's get this straight first - most of these companies are assembling the devices in India, and not manufacturing. Now most of Apple's devices are made in China by the Cupertino giant's manufacturing partner Foxconn Technology. (los mas...)
Jorge Winckler Ortiz, al frente de la FGE hasta el 2025 Jorge Winckler Ortiz, al frente de la FGE hasta el 2025
- Enero 01, 2017

Agregando que serán vigilantes del actuar del Fiscal para terminar con la turbulencia que envuelve al Estado en estos momentos. "La procuración de justicia en Veracruz es uno de los grandes pendientes por la impunidad, corrupción y podredumbre que ha prevalecido", subrayó la priista. (los mas...)
Andy Murray, Mo Farah Among Athletes Knighted in New Year Honours List
- Enero 01, 2017

Boxing star Nicola Adams was also among those handed an OBE, while Ellie Robinson was given an MBE for claiming a Paralympic gold at the age of just 15. Stage and television actor Tim Pigott-Smith, 70, award-winning actress Helen McCrory, 48, and 40-year-old James Bond star Naomie Harris are appointed OBEs for services to drama. (los mas...)
Murder suspect claims D.C. actress had sex with him
- Diciembre 31, 2016

Suspicions about her whereabouts heightened further when she didn't report to a flight she was scheduled to have been on Monday morning at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. According to ABC7, the man was reportedly driving around with McCauley's body in the vehicle. It was not immediately clear how they encountered one another on Christmas Day, or when and where McCauley was killed. (los mas...)
El fiscal que investiga la muerte de Nisman denunció amenazas El fiscal que investiga la muerte de Nisman denunció amenazas
- Diciembre 31, 2016

Te vamos a hacer mierda a vos y a federico. "¡Dejate de joder, te vamos a hacer mierda! Tienen los días contados.", fue el texto íntegro de la amenaza que recibió Taiano . Para el fiscal fue intencional la pérdida de pruebas en el departamento de Nisman luego de su muerte. La causa por el fallecido fiscal tiene 14 mil páginas y quedó a cargo del fuero federal meses atrás, luego de que así lo determinara la Corte Suprema. (los mas...)
Venezuela cuenta con 10.000 módulos de Barrio Adentro
- Diciembre 31, 2016

En transmisión conjunta de radio y televisión desde el Palacio de Miraflores, en Caracas, donde dirige una actividad con motivo del cierre de año de las misiones sociales, el Jefe de Estado también destacó que 82% de la educación del país es pública, lo cual es producto de esa amplia inversión en políticas sociales. (los mas...)
Trump exchanges barbs with Obama, but maintains they have a good relationship Trump exchanges barbs with Obama, but maintains they have a good relationship
- Diciembre 31, 2016

Trump boasted about the Consumer Confidence Index on Twitter on Tuesday, correctly noting that the index has reached its highest point in more than a decade and a half. "We can not continue to let Israel be treated with such total disdain and disrespect. They used to have a great friend in the US, but not anymore", he tweeted. (los mas...)
Putin descarta expulsar a diplomáticos en respuesta a EE.UU Putin descarta expulsar a diplomáticos en respuesta a EE.UU
- Diciembre 31, 2016

Los declaró "personas non gratas " y les dio 72 horas para irse del país. Los pasos dados hoy -continuó argumentando Obama en el comunicado- "son una respuesta necesaria y apropiada a los esfuerzos para dañar los intereses de Estados Unidos violando normas de comportamiento establecidas internacionalmente". (los mas...)
"Gobierno debe respetar competencias de la AN" — Urosa Savino
- Diciembre 31, 2016

El Cardenal sostuvo que eso revelará el talante democrático o no del Gobierno actual. Instó al Gobierno a aceptar que "la Asamblea (Nacional) tiene una posición distinta a la de ellos (Gobierno)" . Finalmente, rechazó la compra de armas por el Gobierno venezolano a Rusia porque, a su juicio, solucionar la crisis alimentaria es la prioridad en el país, reseñó Unión Radio. (los mas...)
Buffalo school board moves to remove Carl Paladino Buffalo school board moves to remove Carl Paladino
- Diciembre 31, 2016

Fellow members of the Buffalo school board voted 6 to 2 December 29 to demand his resignation. "Words matter, Mr. Paladino". He concluded, "And yes, it's about a little deprecating humor which America lost for a long time". Paladino has a long history of racist and incendiary comments. So vile were Paladino's emailed responses to this questionaire that even the Trump campaign and Paladino's own son denounced his comments, and it takes a lot for these people to disavow a racist. (los mas...)
Rio de Janeiro police say Greek ambassador to Brazil is missing Rio de Janeiro police say Greek ambassador to Brazil is missing
- Diciembre 31, 2016

The case is being investigated by Rio de Janeiro state's homicide division, with the O Globo newspaper reporting that police are working on the assumption it was a murder. Two days later, after failing to reach him, his wife reported him missing to the police. Iguacu took the post in Rio this year. The incident is another blow to Rio's image, just four months after it hosted the Summer Olympics. (los mas...)
Trump promete defender a Israel de "tanto desdén y falta de respeto"
- Diciembre 30, 2016

En diciembre del 2015, Trump había dicho a The Associated Press que quería ser "muy neutral" en los asuntos entre Israel y los palestinos. Incluso economistas agrupados en la Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económicos (OCDE) expresaron tras las elecciones que el cambio de políticas propuesto por Trump significaría un impulso adicional a la economía de Estados Unidos de 0.4 puntos porcentuales. (los mas...)
Mario Kart 64 drifts into Wii U's Virtual Console store
- Diciembre 30, 2016

Now, you might ask, "Hey, I already have the newer Mario Kart 8 for Wii U. Why would I want to play an older game?" As the under-appreciated Wii U edges closer to the end of its life cycle, Nintendo is bringing one the N64's most beloved games to the Virtual Console. (los mas...)