Internacional


Delta Air Lines cancel 250 flights on Tuesday morning
- Agosto 10, 2016

Passengers wait at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, in Atlanta . According to the company's website , tickets must be reissued by Friday. Airlines have been putting more people in each plane, so when a system of a major carrier crashes, as has happened with others before Delta, finding a new seat for the waylaid becomes more hard. (los mas...)
China's fighter jets China's fighter jets "inspect" airspace over SCS islands
- Agosto 10, 2016

These reefs are part of the Spratly Islands China continues to illegally occupy in violation of a ruling by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) on July 12 that concluded China has no legal basis to claim historic rights within its unfounded "nine-dash line" in the South China Sea. (los mas...)
Japanese emperor expresses desire to abdicate throne
- Agosto 10, 2016

The 82-year-old monarch said that following two operations he anxious that he could no longer perform his "heavy duties" as "the symbol of the state". But once Abe opens debate over revising imperial household law, citizens will use the change to target a greater issue at stake-gender equality-warned Kenneth Rouff, director of the center for Japanese studies at Portland State University. (los mas...)
Pakistani lawyers mourn colleagues slain in Quetta attack
- Agosto 10, 2016

Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a breakaway faction of the Taliban, claimed responsibility for the suicide attack and Kasi's murder. Abdul Rehman Miankhel, a senior official at the government-run Civil Hospital, where the explosion occurred, told reporters that at least 70 people had been killed, with more than 112 wounded. (los mas...)
Battlefield 1 trailer reveals old weapons brought to a modern videogame Battlefield 1 trailer reveals old weapons brought to a modern videogame
- Agosto 10, 2016

Particularly with the Battlefield franchise, criticism of the action-packed war games have always come down to the weapons . Be that as it may, there's an bad lot of automatic fire on display here, and for all practical purposes I'm not sure that the Lewis is going to be all that terribly different from an M249. (los mas...)
Hidilyn Diaz leads rally cry for additional Olympic medals Hidilyn Diaz leads rally cry for additional Olympic medals
- Agosto 10, 2016

Before the Rio Olympics, Pacquiao promised to give Php5 million reward for the country's first Olympic gold medalist in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This is the third silver for the country after boxers Anthony Villanueva in the 1964 Tokyo Games and Onyok Velasco in the 1996 Atlanta Games. (los mas...)
Tormenta "Earl" deja 45 muertos — México
- Agosto 10, 2016

Las universidades de Puebla en apoyo a los damnificados por la tormenta tropical Earl que ocasionó daños en la Sierra Norte del estatal, establecieron centros de acopio con el fin de recabar diversos productos y llevarlos a las zonas afectadas. (los mas...)
Colombianos se muestran pesimistas frente al proceso de paz
- Agosto 10, 2016

Juan Manuel Santos, presidente de la República. "Eso es lo que nos debe llenar de esperanza más que de preocupación y de miedo", dijo el presidente a los colombianos, al resaltar además que los beneficios para estas poblaciones serán múltiples por la llegada de inversión social para los territorios afectados por el conflicto . (los mas...)
Serbia's new government to include openly gay minister Serbia's new government to include openly gay minister
- Agosto 10, 2016

The woman slated to become the first openly gay government minister in highly conservative Serbia said Tuesday she hopes public attention surrounding her election will soon fade so she can focus on her new job. The influential Serbian Orthodox Church has openly spoken against such events, saying homosexuality is an illness. Mr Vučić, who leads the right-wing Serbian Progressive Party, has been Prime Minister since 2014 and recently won re-election. (los mas...)
No cable? Here are three ways you can still watch the Olympics
- Agosto 09, 2016

One longstanding tradition of the modern Olympics is the opening ceremony, where the competing nations introduce themselves to their worldwide audience. The network has some 40.7 million reasons to justify its stance. A man with a USA flag draped over his shoulders stands in the stadium. Credit NBC's Vieira for pointing out Muhammad, but she made no mention of any political context. (los mas...)
Duterte stands on worldwide law in China dispute
- Agosto 09, 2016

In a meeting with the Lao foreign minister, whose country now holds the rotating chairmanship of the bloc, Kerry "urged ASEAN to reach consensus and issue a joint statement on the arbitral tribunal's recent ruling on the South China Sea ", according to the State Department. (los mas...)
Forecast: Sunshine, temperatures in the upper-80s expected Forecast: Sunshine, temperatures in the upper-80s expected
- Agosto 09, 2016

Lows will fall into the 60s. There will be a chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms across northeast Kansas and northwest Missouri on Tuesday and Wednesday . If your looking ahead to next weekend, things look nice for Saturday and Sunday as a cold front moves through on Friday dropping temperatures back into the mid-80s for Saturday and the low 80s for Sunday. (los mas...)
Storm-Triggered Mudslides Kill Dozens Of People In Mexico Over The Weekend Storm-Triggered Mudslides Kill Dozens Of People In Mexico Over The Weekend
- Agosto 09, 2016

Tropical Storm Javier formed in the eastern Pacific on Sunday and was expected to bring heavy rains and high winds to southwestern Mexico, US weather forecasters said. The Miami-based National Hurricane Centre said Javier was about 155 miles (250 kilometers) west northwest west of Manzanillo, Mexico, moving west-northwest. (los mas...)
Vancouver Delta flights unaffected, despite worldwide problems
- Agosto 09, 2016

Flights that were already in the air when the outage occurred continued to their destinations, but flights on the ground remained there. "A power outage in Atlanta, which began at approximately 2:30 a.m. Early confirmation of the troubles first came in an official Delta account that responds to customers via Twitter . "Hopefully it won't be much longer", the airline said on Twitter. (los mas...)
MSF says a hospital it supports in Syria bombed, 13 killed MSF says a hospital it supports in Syria bombed, 13 killed
- Agosto 09, 2016

Hospitals, mostly in rebel-held areas, are regularly attacked. "Four hospital staff and nine others - including five children and two women - were killed in the two aerial strikes that hit the hospital directly and the two strikes that hit the immediate vicinity of the hospital at around 2pm local time", MSF said in a statement. (los mas...)
US court rules for Chevron in Ecuador rainforest case US court rules for Chevron in Ecuador rainforest case
- Agosto 09, 2016

R. Hewitt Pate, Chevron's general counsel, said in a statement the decision "leaves no doubt that the Ecuadorean judgment against Chevron is the illegitimate and unenforceable product of misconduct". "The decision hands well-heeled corporations a template for avoiding legal accountability anywhere in the world". The case concerns long-running efforts by indigenous people of Ecuador's Lago Agrio region to win compensation for the mass dumping of oilfield waste between the 1970s and 1990s. (los mas...)
Pakistán: Mueren al menos 6 por bomba fuera de un hospital
- Agosto 09, 2016

Facebook activó su control de seguridad después de la explosión del hospital. El atacante suicida apuntó a un grupo de unas 200 personas reunidas ante el Hospital Civil de Quetta (suroeste), para expresar su dolor por el asesinato cometido pocas horas antes de un reputado abogado de la región. (los mas...)
Unidos pondremos nuestra huella para ir al revocatorio — Capriles
- Agosto 09, 2016

El también jefe de la mayoría parlamentaria, exhortó a sus simpatizantes a no permitir que el Gobierno nacional utilice sus maniobras y abusos para manipular o desmoralizar; a su juicio, es la estrategia que le resta al Ejecutivo porque las encuestas lo ubican por debajo de los 20 puntos. (los mas...)
Rio 2016: Shoot-off heartbreak for Indian archery trio Rio 2016: Shoot-off heartbreak for Indian archery trio
- Agosto 09, 2016

However, it wasnt a great performance from the Indian girls as they could hit the ideal 10 only twice - Bombayla in the first set and Deepika in the 3rd set. The script was a lot different this time, with the Indian girls - Bombayla, Laxmirani Majhi and Deepika Kumari - rallying from a disappointing first-set performance to take the next two sets. (los mas...)
Japan urges China not to escalate East China Sea tension
- Agosto 09, 2016

Ramos, now 88, was president when China seized the disputed Mischief Reef in 1995, sparking protests from the Philippines. Ramos, in the capacity as special envoy of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte , will be accompanied by his grandson Sam Jones and former secretary of the interior and local government Rafael Alunan, the Philippines News Agency reported on Sunday. (los mas...)