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Florida Guard helping evacuate area threatened by brush fires Florida Guard helping evacuate area threatened by brush fires
- Abril 24, 2017

The wildfire that has burned 5,500 acres and forced thousands to evacuate their homes in eastern Collier County is 50 percent contained, officials said on Sunday. Fire officials said several structures have been destroyed but did not specify an exact number. Florida reported less than 900 fires in all of 2016 but has already experienced more than 1,600 in 2017. (los mas...)
Malcorra visitó al Papa Francisco Malcorra visitó al Papa Francisco
- Abril 24, 2017

Así lo informó tras la audiencia la canciller , quien además precisó que "nunca estuvo planteada" una posible nueva visita del presidente Mauricio Macri al Vaticano, luego de las dos entrevistas que mantuvo con el Papa desde que asumió al frente de la Casa Rosada. (los mas...)
No hay pruebas de que el detenido participara del atentado de Dortmund No hay pruebas de que el detenido participara del atentado de Dortmund
- Abril 24, 2017

La canciller Angela Merkel habló de "acto repugnante" y llamó por teléfono a Hans-Joachim Watzke, director general del Dortmund, al tiempo que elogió la reacción de los hinchas alemanes y del Mónaco , cuyo partido fue aplazado para hoy. También resultó herido un policía que precedía en moto al micro del equipo. Bartra fue trasladado al hospital, donde fue intervenido de una fractura en el radio de su muñeca derecha, una lesión producida por la explosión. (los mas...)
Wanjiru holds off Bekele as Keitany breaks record in London
- Abril 24, 2017

Radcliffe still holds the women's world record of 2:15.25, set at the London Marathon in 2003, when she ran against men and women. Bromley man, Kevin Howarth, is hoping to smash a world record when he runs the London Marathon on behalf of charities Demelza, and Orchid Cancer Care. (los mas...)
FBI boss Comey arrives in New Zealand ahead of conference FBI boss Comey arrives in New Zealand ahead of conference
- Abril 24, 2017

But the next morning, the department revised its statement. At the F.B.I., this was a distinction without a difference: Despite what officials said in public, agents had been alerted to mishandled classified information and in response, records show, had opened a full criminal investigation. (los mas...)
Israeli police: Palestinian stabs 4 in Tel Aviv
- Abril 24, 2017

According to an initial police assessment, the attacker first approached a hotel and used work tools to attack passersby, then entered an adjacent hotel and continues his attack. Israel accuses the Palestinian National Authority of "inciting" the unrest. Palestinians say it stems from anger over decades of Israeli rule in territory they claim for a state. (los mas...)
Las Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo confirmaron que recuperaron al nieto 122 Las Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo confirmaron que recuperaron al nieto 122
- Abril 24, 2017

Ese niño apropiado en 19977 se convirtió en el nieto número 122 recuperado por la intensa e incansable lucha de las abuelas y familiares de víctimas de la dictadura. La información iba a ser difundida oficialmente por Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo a partir de la semana próxima semana, pero un familiar logró que trascienda por las redes sociales. (los mas...)
Corea del Norte detienen a profesor estadounidense
- Abril 24, 2017

Pyongyang endureció el tono en las últimas semanas, multiplicando las amenazas de represalia incluso contra aliados regionales de Estados Unidos , como Japón y Corea del Sur, en donde están desplegadas importantes fuerzas estadounidenses, pero también Australia. (los mas...)
Francia alcanza el 69.42% de participación electoral al medio día Francia alcanza el 69.42% de participación electoral al medio día
- Abril 24, 2017

Cinco años antes, en 2002, se había marcado el récord contrario, el de la participación más baja, el 72,6 %. Los colegios electorales se cerrarán en los pueblos y las ciudades pequeñas a las 19.00 (17.00 GMT), y en las mayores localidades del país lo harán una hora más tarde. (los mas...)
Justice Department Issues Warning To Las Vegas Over Immigration Enforcement
- Abril 23, 2017

Officials have sent letters to eight cities that receive millions of dollars in law enforcement grants, and they are demanding proof that those cities comply with US immigration law. "It has become abundantly clear that Attorney General (Jeff) Sessions and the Trump administration are basing their law enforcement policies on principles of white supremacy - not American values", California Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin de León, a Democrat, said in a statement on Friday. (los mas...)
May dismisses claims Tories planning post-election tax bombshell May dismisses claims Tories planning post-election tax bombshell
- Abril 23, 2017

It follows suggestions her party will abandon a manifesto pledge, made in 2015, not to increase income tax, National Insurance or VAT. But after Labour accused the Tories of planning a "tax bombshell", party officials insisted they were still to decide whether to include the pledge in their manifesto. (los mas...)
China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly
- Abril 23, 2017

Ivanka Trump's company won provisional approval to trade some products in China on the same day she dined with the country's president in her father Donald's complex in Florida, raising questions from ethics experts. Rather the government of China is awarding a trademark, something that many American companies find hard. They collectively cover a wide range of goods and services, including cosmetics, jewelry, leather handbags, luggage, clothes, shoes, retail, spa and beauty services. (los mas...)
Trump seems confused about who is in charge of North Korea Trump seems confused about who is in charge of North Korea
- Abril 23, 2017

In the meantime, North Korea's deputy UN ambassador accused the United States of turning the Korean peninsula into "the world's biggest hotspot" and creating "a unsafe situation in which a thermonuclear war may break out at any moment". Previous statements denouncing earlier missile launches "welcomed efforts by council members, as well as other states, to facilitate a peaceful and comprehensive solution through dialogue". (los mas...)
Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers
- Abril 23, 2017

A good long term initiative that will not help the resale market in the short term. The province is also considering to bring in a standardized lease, similar to that exists in Quebec, to stop landlords from putting illegal clauses in their contracts with tenants. (los mas...)
Canadian Defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan visits Harmandir Sahib Canadian Defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan visits Harmandir Sahib
- Abril 23, 2017

But while the main objective of the trip is to establish closer ties between the two countries, Sajjan says the deaths that occurred across India in 1984 in the wake of Indira Gandhi's assassination have figured prominently in his meetings. (los mas...)
US Vice President in nuclear-free Korean peninsula US Vice President in nuclear-free Korean peninsula
- Abril 23, 2017

Reports emerged Tuesday that a Navy photograph taken April 15 showed the strike force in the Sunda Strait, thousands of miles away from North Korea. The announcement came as many speculated that North Korea could be on the verge of a nuclear test, and numerous USA officials said deploying the ships was a muscular display of force. (los mas...)
Pence vows 'overwhelming' response to North Korea Pence vows 'overwhelming' response to North Korea
- Abril 23, 2017

Lu called for "tangible efforts" to be made by the relative parties to ease tensions as the situation becomes more "complicated and sensitive". "There's one message to North Korea: the USA is not looking for a fight..." Top envoys from the United States, South Korea and Japan are due to meet on Tuesday, South Korea's foreign ministry said, to "discuss plans to rein in North Korea's additional high-strength provocations, to maximize pressure on the North, and to ensure China's ... (los mas...)
Man charged with making threatening calls to Jewish centers Man charged with making threatening calls to Jewish centers
- Abril 23, 2017

Nothing was detonated and no one was hurt in connection with any of the threats. In Georgia, Kadar is facing charges of cyberstalking and conveying false information. No explosives were ever found at any of the community centers, but a lot of them led to evacuations or lockdowns, while police investigated the threats. (los mas...)
Lux. teens report low levels of study anxiety Lux. teens report low levels of study anxiety
- Abril 23, 2017

Students whose parents reported "spending time just talking to my child", "eating the main meal with my child around a table" or "discussing how well my child is doing at school" regularly were between 22% and 39% more likely to report high levels of life satisfaction. (los mas...)
North Korea puts on a show for Day of the Sun North Korea puts on a show for Day of the Sun
- Abril 23, 2017

Pence is due in Seoul at the start of a 10-day trip to Asia in what his aides said was a sign of the US commitment to its ally in the face of rising tension. Sinpo, where the Sunday launch took place, is the site of a North Korean submarine base and where the North has tested the submarine-launched ballistic missile it is developing. (los mas...)