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He Kept His Nose Above Water Long Enough to Live
- Febrero 10, 2017

Daniel Miller was working with an excavating machine in a dam on his remote property Wednesday when the ground gave way. NSW builder Daniel Miller has spoken out about the long hours he spent trapped in a dam under his excavator, barely able to breathe, thinking of his family. (los mas...)
In Afghanistan Red Cross says six staff killed, two missing In Afghanistan Red Cross says six staff killed, two missing
- Febrero 10, 2017

ICRC's director of operations Dominik Stillhar said the operations of the global charity are on hold at the moment after Wednesday's attack, Khaama Press reported on Thursday. Gunmen in northern Afghanistan kidnapped a Spanish ICRC employee in mid December, releasing him almost a month later. "It has consequences, we can not go ahead and put the lives of our team members in danger unless there is a security guarantee", he said. (los mas...)
Putin sends condolences after airstrike kills 3 Turkish soldiers
- Febrero 10, 2017

The advance threatens an important ISIL stronghold, whose fall would deepen Turkish influence in an area of northern Syria where it has created a de facto buffer zone. "Our first goal is to complete the operation in al-Bab". The twin offensives put the two forces within 3 kilometers (2 miles) of one another, on opposite sides of al-Bab. (los mas...)
Trump backs air traffic control system overhaul Trump backs air traffic control system overhaul
- Febrero 10, 2017

Trump held a similar meeting with top US automakers last month. Trump met with United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz, Delta Airlines CEO Ed Bastian, Southwest Airlines CEO Gary C. Some opponents worry about handing over the system to a non-profit organization. The US has a "huge economic interest" in the deal, Spicer said on Thursday, as it is important for US jobs - though he said he did not want to "get ahead of the president". (los mas...)
Nicole Kidman Explains How Keith Urban's Reacted to to Her Racy Scenes Nicole Kidman Explains How Keith Urban's Reacted to to Her Racy Scenes
- Febrero 10, 2017

She said at the time: "I had a premiere for that movie 'Sing!' over Christmas, and the head of the studio went up to Ava and congratulated her on the movie". Keith Urban won't need to keep his eyes wide shut during his wife Nicole Kidman's racy new HBO series. Her winning experience at the Academy Awards was for Hours and she said it was like a dream for her. (los mas...)
Caso OAS: Fiscal Chong descarta que Bachelet esté vinculada a investigación
- Febrero 09, 2017

Además, la fiscal aclaró que el allanamiento se produjo debido a que la empresa se había comprometido a entregar de manera voluntaria la información de contabilidad y no lo hizo, por lo que se efectuó esta diligencia judicial. Las oficinas allanadas fueron las de Santiago, Lampa y Huechuraba y entre los elementos incautados se consideraron computadores, notebooks, servidores, comprobantes de compras, papeles legales y otros. (los mas...)
Microsoft To Defend Cloud-Computing Customers from Patent Trolls
- Febrero 09, 2017

Microsoft's own apps, like Skype and Movies & TV, will offer the new feature as standard, but it opens the doors for others like Netflix and YouTube to follow suit. Several recent code leaks indicate that Microsoft is working on a version of its operating system called "Windows Cloud" that would run only Universal Windows Platform ( UWP ) apps. (los mas...)
New Video Highlights The Nintendo Switch's Hardware
- Febrero 09, 2017

Ditto for this soda one. Let us know the comments below. Nintendo hasn't said the console will never have one, though, so it's possible that we could see one at a later point in the Switch's life cycle. And Telephone , which has you answering a telephone as quickly as you can. As the name suggests, Handheld Mode turns the Switch into a portable console, completely autonomous from any cords or additional displays. (los mas...)
Scottish parliament rejects Brexit in non-binding vote
- Febrero 09, 2017

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), has said a second independence referendum is now "highly likely", and allies have suggested it could be as early as 2018. I'm not sure we will have enough support and I don't believe most Scots will vote for an independent Scotland. The timing of a potential new Scottish referendum - which polls say most Scots do not want - would be determined by the process of Britain's exit from the European Union, said ... (los mas...)
Schumer Says SCOTUS Nominee Gorsuch Dodged Tough Questions In Meeting
- Febrero 09, 2017

Judicial Crisis Network is running broadcast, radio and digital ads in multiple states, and Severino is appearing on radio and television shows as their grassroots organizers pick up around the country. Senator Jon Tester of Montana was also asked to attend. Debbie Stabenow of MI said last week she was also undecided but was deeply angered that Senate Republicans refused to consider former President Barack Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland to fill Scalia's seat for the last 10 months ... (los mas...)
Faulty batteries caused a small fire at a Samsung plant in China Faulty batteries caused a small fire at a Samsung plant in China
- Febrero 09, 2017

Microsoft's Cortana also offers support in more languages than the Google Assistant. Interestingly, Apple's Siri is the clear victor in this arena and offers support for more than 30 languages. Out of the whole Galaxy S series, first date of introduction of Galaxy S8 will be the second latest followed by Galaxy S3. The camera is expected to have 8 million pixels on the front and 12 million pixels on the back. (los mas...)
BC population grows by 5.6 per cent: census
- Febrero 09, 2017

On the mainland, Lockeport's decline was 9.7 per cent, bringing the population down to just 531 people. The population there grew by 147.9 per cent over the five years. Another interesting pattern in this year's census data was the narrowing population gap between suburban and urban dwellers. There's a perception that the Lower Mainland's population is among the fastest growing in Canada. (los mas...)
The Lego Ninjago Movie trailer brings Taylor Swift and Jackie Chan together!
- Febrero 09, 2017

The Lego Batman Movie is scheduled to hit theaters this Friday, followed by a sequel to The Lego Movie in 2019 and a movie called The Billion Brick Race , which doesn't now have a release date. First there was " The LEGO Movie ", which made $469 million around the world. The wedding joke at the beginning of the trailer makes it seem like NINJAGO will follow the same script when it comes to comedy. (los mas...)
EU plantea alianza antinarco con México e insiste en muro EU plantea alianza antinarco con México e insiste en muro
- Febrero 09, 2017

Las embajadas estadunidenses podrían exigir a los solicitantes de visa sus contraseñas para acceder a sus redes sociales con el fin de efectuar controles más estrictos, declaró este martes el secretario de Seguridad Interior, John Kelly . (los mas...)
Wall St slips as bank, health stocks drag
- Febrero 09, 2017

USA carrier Alaska Air rose 4.75 percent to $98.62 after the company reported a 10.7 percent jump in quarterly revenue. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Nasdaq Composite closed little changed on Monday, while the S&P fell slightly as losses in energy companies weighed. (los mas...)
Colombia inició el diálogo de paz con el ELN Colombia inició el diálogo de paz con el ELN
- Febrero 09, 2017

Todo lo que se haga por la paz es rentable, si se equipara con las heridas que nos ha dejado la guerra. Según fuentes del gobierno de Colombia , las negociaciones arrancaron hacia las 09H30 (14H30 GMT) en la hacienda Cashapamba, una propiedad de los jesuitas a 30 km de Quito . (los mas...)
Argentina superó a Colombia — Fed Cup Argentina superó a Colombia — Fed Cup
- Febrero 09, 2017

En el primer turno del club Deportivo la Asunción, Metepec, Mexico , Nadia Podoroska (198º) no tuvo inconvenientes para derrotar a Osorio Serrano (1231º) por 6-2 y 6-2. Este jueves, el equipo de Colombia tendrá descanso y el viernes enfrentará al seleccionado de México para definir el cupo al play-off de ascenso al Grupo Mundial II de Fed Cup . (los mas...)
Romanian president says he won't seek to topple government
- Febrero 09, 2017

Tens of thousands of people gather for a demonstration in from of the government building in Bucharest , Romania , Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. As a result, the government will now seek to introduce the plan in Parliament. The opposition, however, has proven weak during this political crisis and the absolute political victor, President Klaus Iohannis , does not seem willing to step in and reform the main opposition party, the National Liberal Party (PNL), at least for the moment. (los mas...)
Sony develops 1000fps camera sensor
- Febrero 09, 2017

Sony adds that apart from the DRAM layer added to the conventional 2-layer stacked CMOS image sensor, a layer of back-illuminated structure pixels and a chip affixed with mounted circuits for signal processing are also present. Sony has not provided any details as to when this new sensor might start to appear in smartphones. Soon you might be able to record super slow motion videos from your smartphone itself, as in at amazingly slow speeds like you see in action movies that, for example, ... (los mas...)
Feministas convocaron un Feministas convocaron un "tetazo" en el Obelisco
- Febrero 09, 2017

Organizaciones sociales agrupadas en el colectivo Asociación Agitaciones Contra el Acoso Callejero convocaron a la original manifestación en apoyo al respeto por el cuerpo de la mujer y su derecho a mostrarlo sin ser discriminada o violentada. (los mas...)