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Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging
- May 19, 2017

The musician was in the middle of a tour with Soundgarden , and had been performing a sold-out show at the Fox Theatre just hours before his death. Cornell was born in Seattle in 1964. They delivered hit singles such as "Cochise" and "Like a Stone" and their self-titled debut album was nominated for Rock Album of the Year at the Grammy Awards. (los mas...)
Republicans starting to turn as committee asks to see Comey documents
- May 19, 2017

The request came after The New York Times revealed on Tuesday the existence of a memo Comey had written showing Trump's attempt to obstruct the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. On Wednesday, the Department of Justice appointed former FBI director Robert Mueller to be the special counsel in charge of the Russian Federation investigation. (los mas...)
Reporters barred from China event seeking investment in Kushner project Reporters barred from China event seeking investment in Kushner project
- May 19, 2017

Mr Kushner's sister, Nicole Kushner Meyer, was in Beijing on Saturday seeking US$150 million (S$210 million) in investment in a luxury apartment-complex project in New Jersey, according to U.S. "Applicants are sometimes cleared in less than a month and the critics say the government is essentially selling visas to wealthy foreigners with no proven skills, paving the way for money laundering and compromising national security", Bloomberg reported . (los mas...)
A wider personal electronics ban could cost flyers $1 billion
- May 19, 2017

A senior U.S. administration official said there was no time frame for making a decision on the extension of the ban but U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly was "currently considering next steps". Emirates - which was directly impacted by the original electronics ban - said last month it was cutting back on flights to the USA because of weak demand. (los mas...)
Parker: White House spins, truth told when president weighs in
- May 19, 2017

The Washington Post has reported that former FBI Director James Comey, whom Trump fired last week, noted in a personal memo that Trump had asked him to let the Michael Flynn probe go. Also on Tuesday, a new poll showed that 48 percent of USA voters said they would support Trump's impeachment, while only 41 percent would oppose such charges. (los mas...)
En Argentina sube el dólar y cae la Bolsa — Escándalo en Brasil
- May 19, 2017

La publicación de las acusaciones, por parte del diario O Globo , se produjo la noche del miércoles cuando la Bolsa de Sao Paulo ya había cerradado operaciones, por lo que se espera que el impacto en las cotizaciones bursátiles y en el real (la moneda brasileña) se sientan a partir de este jueves. (los mas...)
Theresa May 'scared' to defend policies, rivals claim on leaders' debate Theresa May 'scared' to defend policies, rivals claim on leaders' debate
- May 19, 2017

After the debate, the Conservative Party chairman Patrick McLoughlin said: "Tonight gave a glimpse of the chaos you could get in just three weeks with all the other parties propping up Jeremy Corbyn as Prime Minister". "Brexit would never have happened if it wasn't for Ukip", he said. He insisted Britain must leave the EU's single market, telling Lib Dem leader Tim Farron: "There's a big world out there". (los mas...)
"Venezuela repudia sanciones de EE UU contra magistrados del TSJ" — Delcy Rodríguez
- May 19, 2017

La medida fue rechazada por la ministra de Relaciones Exteriores de Venezuela, Delcy Rodríguez . El Departamento del Tesoro de EE.UU. anunció hoy que congelará fondos bajo su jurisdicción a Moreno y a los siete magistrados de la Sala Constitucional del TSJ , responsables de haber asumido las funciones de la Asamblea Nacional a finales de marzo, lo que desencadenó las actuales protestas que azotan al país. (los mas...)
Trump creates panel to investigate voter fraud
- May 19, 2017

Days after assuming office, the president vowed a major investigation into the millions of "illegal" votes he claimed cost him the popular vote to Hillary Clinton, who topped him by almost 3 million votes. Kobach has been the driving force behind a Kansas law requiring new voters to produce a passport, a birth certificate or naturalization papers as proof of citizenship or be denied the ability to cast ballots. (los mas...)
Atropello múltiple causa conmoción en centro de Nueva York Atropello múltiple causa conmoción en centro de Nueva York
- May 19, 2017

Según algunos testigos, el coche, un Honda Accord , iba en sentido contrario y subido completamente a la acera por la 45 St con Broadway, una de las zonas de las más turísticas de Nueva York . Una de las personas heridas falleció en el lugar. Una mujer falleció y otras 22 personas resultaron heridas luego de que un vehículo se subiera a la vereda en Times Square , en el centro de Nueva York . (los mas...)
Parents of freed Nigeria schoolgirls still wait to see them
- May 19, 2017

Photos released by the government Sunday showed the rail-thin president addressing the Chibok schoolgirls at his official residence Sunday evening, a day after their release. Campaign groups and families have criticised the government for keeping the previously released girls away from their parents but Alhassan said they were free to come and go from the centre. (los mas...)
Trump wants Flynn back in the White House Trump wants Flynn back in the White House
- May 19, 2017

That denial came almost a day after the New York Times first reported , citing two unnamed sources familiar with the case, that Flynn told lawyers on Trump's transition - including Don McGahn , who now serves as White House counsel - that he was under investigation by the Justice Department. (los mas...)
Israel in dispute with US days before Donald Trump's first visit Israel in dispute with US days before Donald Trump's first visit
- May 18, 2017

The controversial new US ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, presented his credentials to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday, officially starting his term. Israeli media outlet Walla! reported later that the White House tried to distance itself from the comments, saying that it did not reflect the position of the U.S. (los mas...)
Trump honors fallen police officers, vows to reduce violence Trump honors fallen police officers, vows to reduce violence
- May 18, 2017

The services offer a reminder that fighting crime is unsafe work for the 900,000 sworn law enforcement officers in the United States. "The NMA is the place where the nation can go to remember our services and the men and women who have been killed in the course of their duty for their country". (los mas...)
Would Trump request to end Flynn probe have broken law?
- May 18, 2017

Comey, who was known to keep a paper trail of sensitive meetings, chronicled the president's request in a memo he produced soon after the conversation, according to a Comey associate who reviewed the document and spoke to AP on condition of anonymity. (los mas...)
Abal Medina dijo que con Randazzo el PJ ganará Abal Medina dijo que con Randazzo el PJ ganará
- May 18, 2017

Además de las primeras apariciones públicas de los integrantes de la campaña de Florencio Randazzo, se publicaron los primeros spots de presentación, donde se destaca su trabajo en la red ferroviaria y lo mejor de su gestión en dicho ministerio. (los mas...)
WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities
- May 18, 2017

The WannaCry virus blocks access to the entire computer. If a system is infected, a pop up window appears, asking you to pay and recover all your files within 3 days, if you fail to pay the fee is double and you are given a window of 7 days, after which, if you fail to make the payment the data will be deleted forever. (los mas...)
UN envoy defends Syria talks after Assad remarks UN envoy defends Syria talks after Assad remarks
- May 18, 2017

Among those named were cousins of Assad. A Syrian monitoring group says twin explosions have gone off in a makeshift camp near Syria's the border with Jordan, killing at least 10 people and wounding seven, including rebel fighters. "We only believe in deals that are agreed upon here in Geneva - not in Astana", he said. Mr De Mistura said on Monday he was "encouraged by the increasing engagement, the increasing interest, by the U.S. (los mas...)
Irish leader Enda Kenny stepping down as head of his party Irish leader Enda Kenny stepping down as head of his party
- May 18, 2017

He released a statement on twitter and said "Last year I indicated that I would not lead the FG Party into the next general election". Kenny said Fine Gael would name his successor no later than June 2. Kenny led Ireland through a difficult recovery from the 2008 global financial crisis, which hit the debt-fueled "Celtic Tiger" economy particularly hard. (los mas...)
Israel provided intelligence Donald Trump shared with Russians
- May 18, 2017

Israel is a key US ally and a major source of intelligence in the Middle East. The classified intelligence US President Donald Trump divulged to Russian officials last week was provided by Israel, a media report said on Wednesday. - Russian President Vladimir Putin is speaking out on relations with the United States on this Wednesday. US President Donald Trump sits in the driver's seat of a semitrailer as he welcomes truckers and CEOs to the White House in Washington , DC, to discuss ... (los mas...)