Internacional


SpaceX Successfully Launches, Lands Falcon 9 Rocket
- May 03, 2017

This can lead to bidding on national security contracts with United Launch Alliance the only contractor for the Department of Defense. In addition to the classified NRO launch today, SpaceX has won two Air Force contracts to launch global positioning system satellites in 2018 and 2019. (los mas...)
Ocho muertos en accidente de aeronave militar en Colombia Ocho muertos en accidente de aeronave militar en Colombia
- May 03, 2017

Una comisión investigadora de accidentes de la División Aviación Asalto Aéreo del Ejército se desplaza al lugar para determinar las causas del incidente. A bordo del avión viaja el piloto al mando, el mayor Jefferson Parada Ramírez, junto con otro piloto, el teniente Carlos Narvaes Lineros, y el sargento Segundo Iván Darío Herrera Castillo, como tripulante de vuelo. (los mas...)
Pence mends fences during Australia visit
- May 03, 2017

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull promised tighter enforcement of immigration laws, though the camps quickly grew overcrowded, leading critics to successfully challenge their constitutionality in Australian courts. Mr Pence also praised China's role in the escalating North Korean crisis but renewed calls for Beijing to use its "unique" position to bring Pyongyang to heel. (los mas...)
Pittsburgh Steelers select T.J. Watt with No. 30 overall pick
- May 03, 2017

Most analysts saw him being selected in the fifth round of the draft. Watt publicly declared for the draft on January 3, a day after Wisconsin's 24-16 win over Western Michigan in the Cotton Bowl. Pete Prisco, CBS Sports: "I like the pick". They display a tremendous passion for the game in their play. He's still an ascending player. At last month's NFL Combine, Watt ranked in the top two among linebackers in the vertical jump, broad jump, three-cone drill, 20-yard shuttle and ... (los mas...)
VP Mike Pence Warns North Korea: 'We Will Defeat Any Attack'
- May 03, 2017

Seventh Fleet at the U.S. Navy base in Yokosuka, 40 miles south of Tokyo. - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is traveling to Japan for talks expected to focus largely on trade with America's anchor ally in the region. China expressed concern on April 19 over comments made by North Korean officials warning of further missile tests and the possibility of nuclear war. (los mas...)
French campaign revs up with rival rallies, May Day marches
- May 03, 2017

French centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron is promising an ethics bill that will block office-holders from conflicts of interest, nepotism and other ethical issues that have infuriated voters. Le Pen, who hopes to mimic Donald Trump's election victory, compared Macron to Hillary Clinton. Fillon has called for his supporters to back her centrist rival, Emmanuel Macron. (los mas...)
Dallas police: Paramedic shot, undergoing surgery Dallas police: Paramedic shot, undergoing surgery
- May 03, 2017

One person has been killed and three others are injured after a gunman opened fire in a neighborhood in southeast Dallas , local officials say. Ultimately, an EMT/Paramedic was wounded. Police have established a 2-mile perimeter around the original shooting scene. Law enforcement in Dallas are engaged with an active shooter and a firefighter has been shot, authorities say. (los mas...)
Planned Parenthood reopens abortion clinic in Texas Planned Parenthood reopens abortion clinic in Texas
- May 03, 2017

Democrats refused a handful of cuts they say went too far and won their fight for Planned Parenthood funding. The plan would add billions for the Pentagon and border security but would not provide any money for President Donald Trump's promised border wall with Mexico.There is no money provided for a deportation force and there are no cuts of federal monies to so-called sanctuary cities.In the proposal, there are no cuts to funding for Planned Parenthood, a demand from Democrats. (los mas...)
Venezuela presentó formalmente su renuncia a la OEA Venezuela presentó formalmente su renuncia a la OEA
- May 03, 2017

El diputado indicó además que para que su país pueda salirse de la OEA "hay que modificar el artículo 23 de la Constitución" y, según dijo, la forma de hacerlo es a través de una enmienda, una reforma o "por una asamblea nacional constituyente". (los mas...)
Turkey's Erdogan threatens to say 'goodbye' to EU Turkey's Erdogan threatens to say 'goodbye' to EU
- May 03, 2017

Erdogan and his supporters argue that a strong presidency will bring stability and more efficient government. He signed the paperwork to become a member to thunderous applause before a rendition of the national anthem, an AFP photographer said. (los mas...)
Trump campaign says CNN refuses to run ad touting success Trump campaign says CNN refuses to run ad touting success
- May 03, 2017

Gorsuch and other stuff. " FAKE NEWS STATION REFUSES TO RUN AD HIGHLIGHTING THE PRESIDENT'S FIRST 100 DAYS ", the document's headline shouted. "The mainstream media mislead, misguide, deceive, and distract. The ad was made to celebrate Trump's first 100 days in office, including a list of things he has accomplished since his inauguration. If you've been watching CNN as of late, you may have noticed that during commercial breaks, it's not uncommon to see the type of pro-Donald Trump ads ... (los mas...)
Besieged Venezuela leader orders writing of new constitution
- May 03, 2017

Opposition protesters have been out on the streets since the beginning of April, calling for elections. This reaction represents a surprising shift four years after 55 opposition leaders, including Henrique Capriles, Leopoldo López, Freddy Guevara and María Corina Machado, signed a joint statement demanded the convocation of a Constituent Assembly in order to "change a regime that has lost legitimacy". (los mas...)
Nintendo Reveals What's Coming In First 'Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' DLC
- May 03, 2017

Hard mode has a feature that increases the enemy's rank. After spending countless hours playing the game, we've realized that there's still so much more to do. Also known as the Cave of Trials Challenge, players enter this area and must defeat all enemies in a given room before moving on. As the first DLC pack in the Zelda series, The Master Trials has a lot riding on it. (los mas...)
Deal reached to fund government through September Deal reached to fund government through September
- May 03, 2017

Republicans, already facing accusations from the opposition Democrats that they are unable to govern even though they control Congress and the White House, are motivated to avert the first government shutdown since 2013, but contentious matters remain on a spending Bill covering the final five months of the fiscal year. (los mas...)
Philippines Says Trump Called Duterte to Affirm Alliance
- May 02, 2017

Israel, which sells weapons to the Philippines, was reported last month to be planning a visit by Duterte. In a statement issued after the phone call, the White House said Trump invited Duterte to the White House to discuss the US-Philippines alliance "which is now heading in a very positive direction". (los mas...)
French presidential election could see far left, far right matchup French presidential election could see far left, far right matchup
- May 02, 2017

Macron, a former investment banker well connected in the business world, held a rally in Paris on Monday attended by 20,000 people, according to organizers. He accused rivals of pandering to Russian President Vladimir Putin, and tried to distance himself from Fillon, whose austerity-focused campaign has been damaged by accusations that he misused taxpayer money to pay his wife and children for government jobs that they allegedly did not perform. (los mas...)
Maduro llama a una Asamblea Constituyente para "refundar el Estado" — Venezuela
- May 02, 2017

Maduro, también explicó que la nueva Asamblea Nacional Constituyente estará conformada por "constituyentistas" electos por voto popular por el pueblo, para "fortalecer la constitución pionera, la sabia, la bolivariana de 1999" que fue impulsada por el fallecido presidente Hugo Chávez (1999-2013) cuando llegó al poder. (los mas...)
Venezuela: Capriles llama a tomar las calles tras anuncio de Constituyente
- May 02, 2017

El mandatario , cuya popularidad ha sido minada por una crisis política y económica, tiene la facultad de fijar las bases para elegir los delegados a la asamblea. Primero de mayo de alto voltaje en Venezuela . Las más recientes manifestaciones comenzaron a fines de marzo. Maduro propuso la realización de una Asamblea Constituyente para eliminar la constitución vigente desde 1999, formulada por su antecesor Hugo Chávez , y crear una nueva que incluya un reordenamiento del Estado, ... (los mas...)
Capturan supuesto creador del mortal reto "Ballena Azul"
- May 02, 2017

Este fenómeno en línea ya ha impactado otros países de Suramérica como Brasil, Colombia y Chile, donde ya se investigan muertes y casos de menores con cortes en los brazos que simulan la silueta de una ballena , una de las pruebas que da nombre al juego . (los mas...)
Maduro pide cambiar la Constitución y oposición llama a rebelión contra golpe Maduro pide cambiar la Constitución y oposición llama a rebelión contra golpe
- May 02, 2017

El mandatario, cuya popularidad ha sido minada por una crisis política y económica, tiene la facultad de fijar las bases para elegir los delegados a la asamblea. Venezuela atraviesa un clima de alta tensión política y creciente espiral de violencia tras las prolongadas protestas contra el líder socialista que han dejado un saldo de 29 muertos, centenares de heridos y cerca de mil 300 detenidos . (los mas...)