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Marine amputee runs Boston Marathon with American flag Marine amputee runs Boston Marathon with American flag
- Abril 26, 2017

Hey, if the Patriots can overcame a deficit like that, you can finish a race, folks! But Tews, a longtime local running ambassador from Kawkawlin, enjoyed a milestone moment of her own by crossing the finish line 25 years after her first Boston Marathon experience. (los mas...)
Crop progress: Corn and soybean planting begin in South Dakota Crop progress: Corn and soybean planting begin in South Dakota
- Abril 26, 2017

Corn planting here in northwest Iowa was 5% complete, well below last year's average of 36% complete for the same period. The actively-traded Chicago Board Of Trade July corn contract gained 6-1/4 cents, or 1.7 percent, to $3.71-3/4 a bushel by 11:12 a.m. (los mas...)
Woman says she suffered 2nd-degree burns after her Fitbit exploded Woman says she suffered 2nd-degree burns after her Fitbit exploded
- Abril 26, 2017

Mitchell says the Fitbit appeared to be working fine before it exploded. She said her doctor had to pick the pieces of melted plastic from the band out of the wound. When the device began to burn, Mitchell said she ripped it off her arm and tossed it on the floor. Fitbit issued a statement saying the company is investigating the issue and the gadget should not explode under normal use. (los mas...)
Germany approving far fewer Afghan asylum-seekers - newspaper Germany approving far fewer Afghan asylum-seekers - newspaper
- Abril 26, 2017

The number of crimes committed by migrants surged 52.7% in Germany previous year, new statistics said, fueling a sharp rise in violent offenses and highlighting the challenges facing Chancellor Angela Merkel and other pro-immigration politicians in coming elections. (los mas...)
Iranian candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctions Iranian candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctions
- Abril 26, 2017

The prisoners - who Josh Earnest insisted were guilty only of "sanctions violations or violations of the trade embargo" - were exchanged for five Americans, unjustly held by Iran since as early as 2011. Three allegedly were part of an illegal procurement network supplying Iran with US -made microelectronics with applications in surface-to-air and cruise missiles like the kind Tehran test-fired recently, prompting a still-escalating exchange of threats with the Trump administration. (los mas...)
Netanyahu snubs German foreign minister in NGO row
- Abril 26, 2017

The president went on to speak about the rise, and tolerance, of anti-Semitism in Europe - including in Germany - and as the Foreign Minister had noted in his opening remarks, he noted that German society had a duty to support the Jewish community. (los mas...)
Zoo gives update on April the Giraffe's baby Zoo gives update on April the Giraffe's baby
- Abril 26, 2017

Another boost for April followers in coming days will be the calf's official naming. Viewers can also help name the baby boy. This week we will announce viewing days/times for you to check in and watch progress! Reacting to news that the giraffes will continue to be video superstars, fans have left more than 10,000 messages on Facebook . (los mas...)
Pyongyang dice que reforzará sus armas nucleares por portaaviones de EEUU
- Abril 26, 2017

Ante esta escalada de la tensión , Corea del Sur está preparando las maniobras conjuntas que su ejército realizará con el portaaviones nuclear USS Carl Vinson . Los muertos se podrían contar en millones. Con el aumento de las tensiones entre Estados Unidos y Corea del Norte , el Pentágono llamó el domingo al aislado país comunista a evitar desestabilizar aún más la situación. (los mas...)
Condonación de deudas CAE es ´prácticamente imposible — Ministra Delpiano Condonación de deudas CAE es ´prácticamente imposible — Ministra Delpiano
- Abril 26, 2017

Según Delpiano, " lo que sí podrá haber, como se ha señalado, en el CAE que viene es que será atingente al ingreso y tendrá un parecido mayor a lo que es el Crédito Solidario actual ". La ministra agradeció a los parlamentarios que apoyaron esas iniciativas sin embrago lamentó la postura de quienes no lo hicieron. Al respecto, la secretaria de Estado indicó que "uno quisiera decir tarea cumplida, pero la verdad es que es muy difícil decir tarea cumplida, porque cuando se termina una aparece ... (los mas...)
Alicia Kirchner se endeudará en dólares para pagar sueldos a estatales
- Abril 26, 2017

En ese sentido, el funcionario nacional responsabilizó por la crisis de Santa Cruz a quienes "gobiernan hace un cuarto de siglo en la provincia ". Respecto de la situación financiera de la provincia y los fondos y aportes de Nación, Alicia Kirchner aseguró que " la deuda real que quedó es de $ 837 millones de 2016 ". (los mas...)
Fiscal pide claridad en las detenciones Fiscal pide claridad en las detenciones
- Abril 26, 2017

De igual manera destacó que se está investigando los daños a las "propiedades privadas y públicas". Respecto a los derechos fundamentales y el debido proceso, la Fiscal General advirtió que el MP se encontró con una " situación anómala " en el que un grupo de manifestantes de Nueva Esparta fue aprehendido por funcionarios de la Guardia Nacional Bolivariana y el Cicpc sin que hubiera un acta en donde se narran las circunstancias de las detenciones. (los mas...)
CM Pinarayi Vijayan defends MM Mani in Kerala Assembly CM Pinarayi Vijayan defends MM Mani in Kerala Assembly
- Abril 26, 2017

Angered by Mani's remarks, the women plantation workers launched a protest on Sunday afternoon. Their popularity in his bastion of Idukki had apparently irked Mani. Kerala Industries Minister Jayarajan had resigned in October previous year over charges of nepotism while state Transport Minister AK Saseendran quit his post late last month after an audio clip of him purportedly asking for sexual favours from a woman was played on a newly launched TV channel. (los mas...)
Sister of accused killer noted bruising on toddler's face before his death Sister of accused killer noted bruising on toddler's face before his death
- Abril 26, 2017

The Anglican Diocese of Edmonton said all members of the community are welcome to drop in between 7 p.m. "One of the primary reasons for having this vigil is a lot of people are hurting, a lot of people are sad", The Very Reverend Neil Gordon said. (los mas...)
Firma Trump orden ejecutiva para revisar leyes tributarias y regulación financiera Firma Trump orden ejecutiva para revisar leyes tributarias y regulación financiera
- Abril 26, 2017

Su mensaje se produce en vísperas que la Casa Blanca divulgue el próximo miércoles un plan con las prioridades y principios de una ambiciosa reforma fiscal . En palabras de Mnuchin , se trata de lograr que el sistema impositivo haga a las empresas estadounidenses "más competitivas", no menos, y no las incentive a establecer sus operaciones en países con menores cargas fiscales. (los mas...)
Por presunta corrupción, detuvieron al jefe de la policía de la Ciudad Por presunta corrupción, detuvieron al jefe de la policía de la Ciudad
- Abril 26, 2017

Las fuentes judiciales indicaron que otros 3 policías están procesados con prisión preventiva, en tanto que el juez Farías trabaja en nuevas medidas. El Ministerio de Seguridad decidió suspender preventivamente al jefe de la Fuerza, el comisario general José Potocar , ante la posibilidad inminente de que quede procesado en un expediente por coimas. (los mas...)
Calderón exoneró a Moreira, dice AMLO Calderón exoneró a Moreira, dice AMLO
- Abril 26, 2017

Tras indicar que las acusaciones de Calderón son falsas y señalarlo como el autor intelectual de la persecución política en su contra, Moreira señaló con índice de fuego al panista; "el usurpador, el que se robó la presidencia, el hombre del crimen, eres tú, Felipe Calderón , cuando tomes no tuitees”". (los mas...)
UN Elects Saudi Arabia to Women's Rights Commission UN Elects Saudi Arabia to Women's Rights Commission
- Abril 26, 2017

The folks at UN Watch have been mighty angry over the election of Saudi Arabia to the UN Women's Rights Commission . Hillel Neuer , director of UN Watch , UN Watch a non-governmental organisation (NGO) whose stated mission is "to monitor the performance of the United Nations by the yardstick of its own Charter", also called appointment "absurd", while award-winning author and columnist Mona Eltahaway was equally appalled, and referred to the appointment as a " disgrace ". (los mas...)
Samsung to update software over 'red screen' smartphone
- Abril 26, 2017

The current Snapdragon 835 is the latest chip from Snapdragon that has been fabricated on the first generation 10nm process. The competing LG G6 shipped with the older Snapdragon 821 processor, as did the HTC U Ultra . The news was announced on Twitter by T-Mobile's Des and you can see a tweet about the software update below. All that said, Samsung would be wise to continue offering its flagship phones in two sizes. (los mas...)
Turkey's Erdogan says no solution in Syria with Assad Turkey's Erdogan says no solution in Syria with Assad
- Abril 26, 2017

Turkey is under a state of emergency imposed after a failed coup last July, allowing President Erdoğan to head the cabinet and rule the country by decree, with already weakened parliamentary and judicial oversight. Simultaneously, they also asked for any vote in this regard to be deferred for a year to 2018. "But still they are keeping us at the door", he said. "Instead of producing any kind of solidarity, they, unfortunately, came up with an unfair approach towards Turkish democracy, which ... (los mas...)
US Sanctions 271 Syrians Over Suspected Chemical Weapons Attack US Sanctions 271 Syrians Over Suspected Chemical Weapons Attack
- Abril 26, 2017

The suspected chemical attack killed 87 people, including many children, in opposition-held territory in Idlib Province. Yesterday, the USA announced that it was imposing "sweeping sanctions" on Syrian chemical weapons experts and others in response to the chemical attack that killed almost 100 civilians earlier this month. (los mas...)