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Buhari to launch economic recovery plan Buhari to launch economic recovery plan
- Abril 06, 2017

He called on state governors to draw inspiration from the plan and articulate their own plans that will lead them to real growth. Among those who attended the programme were Senate President Bukola Saraki; Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives; and John Oyegun, national chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC). (los mas...)
Dolce & Gabbana Sparks Backlash for Supporting Melania Trump
- Abril 06, 2017

Others weighed in on the fact Melania chose to showcase her huge diamond ring Donald Trump gifted her on their 10th anniversary. This being the Trump administration, the photo's release caused a media frenzy, and the picture, which shows the first lady in a black tuxedo-style jacket and glittery tie-type thing, became a platform for other issues plaguing the administration. (los mas...)
White House officials offer change to health care bill
- Abril 06, 2017

The shift also comes after a number of polls have showed increasing popularity for the law, as well as the failure of the Republican Party to pass their repeal and replacement bill - the American Health Care Act - through the House. Whenever you hear a Republican say "improve coverage" or "reduce costs", this invariably means making coverage worse and passing costs off to the consumer, thereby making it more expensive. (los mas...)
US ambassador says 'no love' in dealings with Russia US ambassador says 'no love' in dealings with Russia
- Abril 06, 2017

There's no question Russian Federation was involved in the usa presidential election, according to the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. The Trump administration has said it intends to cut US support for the United Nations budget overall, and Haley has pointed specifically to what she said is an unsustainable level of USA support for peacekeeping operations. (los mas...)
Highest ranking woman in House disagrees on gender pay equity bill
- Abril 06, 2017

The day was started by National Committee on Pay Equity in 1996 to bring awareness to the gap between men and women's wages. If you think the wage gap is a "myth", think again: Study after study has found that women earn less money than similarly-qualified male peers. (los mas...)
Trump predicts 'very difficult' meeting with China's leader Trump predicts 'very difficult' meeting with China's leader
- Abril 06, 2017

Writing for CNN, Jeremy Diamond reminds his readers that one of the central tenets of Trump's agenda moving forward is recalibrating USA trade relationships. Xi can offer a commitment to mutually beneficial relations, a strong personal connection and perhaps a way for the tenderfoot U.S. President and his administration to move forward. (los mas...)
YouTube Go beta app launched in India
- Abril 06, 2017

All early indications are that YouTube TV is just another great option for people who are exhausted of paying for cable. YouTube TV , which unveiled the bulk of the details about the service in late February, is starting off with a package of more than 50 channels, including major local broadcast TV networks, for $35 per month (with channels from the AMC Networks stable and others coming soon). (los mas...)
Revived GOP health care talks could hurt those with pre-existing conditions
- Abril 06, 2017

Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told the Wall Street Journal he is seeking a unified Republican approach to tax reform but is also willing to listen to his Democratic colleagues on the committee. Allowing health plans to price-discriminate like this would, of course, require them to identify sick people in the first place, which would presumably entail a return to underwriting and practices similar to rescission (the right to cancel plans retroactively, which the ACA banned). (los mas...)
Judge puts on hold Seattle law allowing a ride-hailing union Judge puts on hold Seattle law allowing a ride-hailing union
- Abril 06, 2017

But while Uber's lawsuit against the city of Seattle was tossed in late March, two lawsuits brought by anti-union groups in federal court sought a similar result: a temporary injunction against the implementation of the law. The judge said it was uncertain, though, whether state law allows the city's ordinance. MA officials say more than 10 percent of drivers for ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft have failed a required background check. (los mas...)
Google reckons new AI is stamping out YouTube hate speech ads
- Abril 06, 2017

YouTube TV said it will add support for more connected TV devices later this year. Johanna Wright, Vice President (Product Management) at YouTube , in September announced that YouTube Go has an easy user interface, works on low connectivity, cuts cost in data usage and offers personalised suggestions to the users. (los mas...)
Desde la CGT esperan "una alta adhesion" al paro general
- Abril 06, 2017

El titular de la Unión Tranviarios Automotor (UTA), Juan Carlos Cuenca, ratificó la adhesión de su gremio al paro nacional del 6 de abril. También desde el STM y la Fetmu reprochan la falta de solidaridad del arco gremial en temas puntuales en los que los municipales chaqueños debieron establecer una lucha sindical de manera solitaria, tales como la situación de la obra social y la caja previsional del Insssep o la falta de transparencia en la elección del Defensor del Pueblo del Chaco. (los mas...)
Preocupa la situación de Venezuela — EPN Preocupa la situación de Venezuela — EPN
- Abril 06, 2017

Tan es así que el líder opositor venezolano Henrique Capriles consideró que la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA ), debe pronunciarse sobre el "quebrantamiento constitucional" que significó la decisión del TSJ . "No se hizo el revocatorio, nos robaron el revocatorio, pero no solamente nos secuestraron el revocatorio, nos quitaron la posibilidad de hacer cualquier tipo de elección en Venezuela ", subrayó. (los mas...)
Capriles denuncia Capriles denuncia "Madurazo" y pide convocar al Consejo Permanente de la OEA
- Abril 06, 2017

El rival de Maduro en las últimas elecciones señaló el motivo por el que, en su opinión, "el Gobierno cruzó la última línea roja": hasta esta semana, el TSJ había anulado todas las resoluciones de la AN contrarias al Gobierno, alegando que la cámara estaba en "desacato". (los mas...)
Esta es una hora decisiva para Venezuela y la región — Capriles Esta es una hora decisiva para Venezuela y la región — Capriles
- Abril 06, 2017

Empero, la encrucijada está ahí, por un lado Maduro instalando el Consejo de Defensa Nacional, sin respaldo alguno, y la OEA que busca activar la Carta Democrática Interamericana , cuya finalidad es promover y consolidar la democracia representativa dentro del respeto del principio de no intervención. (los mas...)
Diputados del Gran Polo Patriótico llegaron a la Asamblea Nacional Diputados del Gran Polo Patriótico llegaron a la Asamblea Nacional
- Abril 06, 2017

Durante entrevista en el programa Primera Página de Globovisión, señaló que los disturbios deben ser investigados y los responsables de causar desastres y zozobra deben ser castigados. (los mas...)
Venezuela alcanzó el autoabastecimiento de toda la semilla de arroz — Maduro
- Abril 06, 2017

Iniciamos asociaciones estratégicas con inversionistas internacionales en condiciones ventajosas de ganar ganar para nuestra patria, la Venezuela productiva", dijo. Así mismo, exhortó a la población a unirse a la lucha por la voluntad nacional para lograr la meta del incremento de la economía. "Este año estamos llegando a ser autosuficientes, soberanos en semillas para arroz". (los mas...)
Baltimore officials to judge: Don't delay police overhaul Baltimore officials to judge: Don't delay police overhaul
- Abril 06, 2017

It was created to address what Obama's Justice Department considered systemic issues with how officers use force and how the police department handles investigations into those incidents. "Much has been done to begin the process of building faith between the police department and the community it seeks to serve", says Pugh. "So there's a lot more paperwork that needs to be conducted or fulfilled by officers". (los mas...)
Vidal condicionó el diálogo con los docentes a que abandonen la huelga
- Abril 06, 2017

Pero fue clara al poner sus condiciones: "Para que haya diálogo hacen falta dos. Si cada uno de nosotros cumple con estos compromisos, el encuentro que piden será posible", sentenció. "Así, también, seguimos reclamando mayor presupuesto para la escuela pública". La gobernadora remarcó su vocación de diálogo siempre y cuando el sector sindical más díscolo deponga las medidas de fuerza y vuelva a las aulas. (los mas...)
Cardenales y Molina acuerdan extensión contractual Cardenales y Molina acuerdan extensión contractual
- Abril 06, 2017

Molina juega con los Cardenales desde la temporada 2012, y el contrato contenía una opción mutua de $ 15 millones para 2018. El boricua debutó en 2004 con la franquicia californiana, donde inició una notable trayectoria en la Gran Carpa al ser elegido para siete Juegos de Estrellas, lograr ocho Guantes de Oro y dos títulos de Serie Mundial. (los mas...)
Maduro calificó de Maduro calificó de "impasse" la disolución del Parlamento en Venezuela
- Abril 06, 2017

El presidente de Venezuela , Nicolás Maduro, saluda al presidente de la Corte Suprema , Maikel Moreno. El Tribunal Supremo de Justicia ( TSJ ) de Venezuela decidió hoy que asumirá las competencias del Parlamento , controlado por los opositores , debido a la persistencia del " desacato ", un estatus que el Supremo impuso el año pasado a la Asamblea Nacional (AN, Parlamento ) por el incumplimiento de varias sentencias. (los mas...)