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Eizenkot Will Consider Pardon for Azaria Eizenkot Will Consider Pardon for Azaria
- Julio 31, 2017

The court ruled to uphold the district-level court's initial ruling of a manslaughter conviction and an 18-month prison sentence for Azaria, who in March 2016 shot dead an incapacitated Palestinian assailant who had stabbed one soldier and tried to stab another 11 minutes earlier. (los mas...)
Arab Countries Ready for Dialogue, if Qatar Ends Terrorism Support - Minister
- Julio 31, 2017

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said "these demands are not negotiable. We can not shrink [the list] down", Saudi Arabia's foreign minister, Adel al-Jubeir, said. The quartet accuses Qatar of supporting extremists and interfering in the affairs of other Arab states. Also, they want news giant Al-Jazeera closed and ties with Iran reduced. (los mas...)
Boy Scouts of America leader apologizes after Trump's Jamboree speech Boy Scouts of America leader apologizes after Trump's Jamboree speech
- Julio 31, 2017

In Ohio, there's a new scout troop that challenges some assumptions about the Boy Scouts . "That was never our intent", Michael Surbaugh , whose title is chief Scout executive, wrote in a message posted online. The apology comes after a statement issued Tuesday by the Boy Scouts of America , which many have criticized for not being a honest apology or a denouncement of the president's speech. (los mas...)
GOP Blame-Game Begins After Senate Sinks Health Care Drive GOP Blame-Game Begins After Senate Sinks Health Care Drive
- Julio 31, 2017

Trump tweeted soon after the bill's failure, saying, "3 Republicans and 48 Democrats let the American people down". All Democrats were joined by GOP Sens. "A disappointment indeed. I regret that our efforts were simply not enough this time". Having spent more than five years being tortured in a Vietnamese prison camp, refusing to be released ahead of his comrades, it can be safely said that McCain needed no reminder of the perils of military service in times of war. (los mas...)
Xi calls on military to improve combativeness Xi calls on military to improve combativeness
- Julio 31, 2017

Beijing had accused India of sending troops into what it claims as its territory and has repeated that India must "unconditionally" withdraws troops if it wants to hold talks on how to end the almost six-week long confrontation. Speaking at the Zhurihe training base in China's Inner Mongolia region, the president, who commands the PLA, said: "The world is not all at peace". (los mas...)
Russian Federation orders cut in U.S. diplomats in reaction to sanctions Russian Federation orders cut in U.S. diplomats in reaction to sanctions
- Julio 31, 2017

President Vladimir Putin initially held off from retaliating, saying he would wait to see how Trump reacted after he came into the White House. Trump's desire, often expressed during the 2016 presidential campaign, to improve relations has been hamstrung by findings from U.S. (los mas...)
Trump names new Chief of Staff to replace Reince Priebus Trump names new Chief of Staff to replace Reince Priebus
- Julio 31, 2017

Both Priebus and Spicer were part of the Republican National Committee, and the bridge that linked the party to Trump. "I think it's time to hit the reset button", Priebus said in a televised interview from the White House. From day one, his power has been limited compared with past officials with his title. "Let me leak the f*cking thing and see if I can c**k-block these people the way I c**k-blocked Scaramucci for six months'". (los mas...)
Ozamiz City mayor, 11 others killed Ozamiz City mayor, 11 others killed
- Julio 31, 2017

Ozamiz Mayor Reynaldo Parohinog, his wife and brother along nine others were killed in simultaneous raids of their houses in the early hours of Sunday . Duterte said he would be "happy to slaughter" three million drug addicts, and likened his campaign to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler's efforts to exterminate Jews in Europe. (los mas...)
Hambantota Port Agreement To Be Signed Tomorrow PM Hambantota Port Agreement To Be Signed Tomorrow PM
- Julio 31, 2017

As part of the deal, the stake in the loss-making port has been sold to China's state-run conglomerate China Merchant Port Holdings (CMPort). The Ports Minister explained that the agreement that was signed would be presented to parliament again, because some might charge that it is different from the one presented on Friday, pointing out that it is not "cast in stone" and 'can be amended at any time with the consent of both the parties'. (los mas...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Camera Features Along With Sample Images Leaked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Camera Features Along With Sample Images Leaked
- Julio 31, 2017

As we all look forward to the Galaxy Note 8 release on August 23 in NY, here is an update on the pre-order status through Samsung's Australian website . With the given camera prowess, the Galaxy Note 8 will take on the likes of OnePlus 5, Honor 8 Pro and Mi 6. The smartphone is expected to include a 6.3-inch Quad HD curved display, Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal memory, microSD support, dual rear cameras, support for Samsung's S-Pen, and a smaller 3,300mAh battery, which ... (los mas...)
US Successfully Tests Missile-Intercept System As North Korea Tensions Rise US Successfully Tests Missile-Intercept System As North Korea Tensions Rise
- Julio 31, 2017

Washington is planning to test-launch its missile defense system THAAD - a unit stationed in Alaska. US Missile Defense Agency director Lt. Gen. Sam Greaves said it's part of an effort "to stay ahead of the evolving threat", but did not provide specifics. (los mas...)
US, Overseas Airlines Enhance Foreign Airport Security US, Overseas Airlines Enhance Foreign Airport Security
- Julio 31, 2017

But this isn't the end for scrutiny of devices on airplanes. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says states should not be wary of asking for the federal government's help to strengthen election systems in light of Russian meddling in last year's election. (los mas...)
Asesinan a candidato a la Constituyente venezolana Asesinan a candidato a la Constituyente venezolana
- Julio 31, 2017

Pineda es el segundo candidato a la Constituyente en ser asesinado , el primero fue José Luis Rivas , quien murió a balazos durante un acto de campaña en la ciudad de Maracay; la Fiscalía no vincula ninguno de los crímenes con móviles políticos . (los mas...)
High pressure takes over weekend weather High pressure takes over weekend weather
- Julio 30, 2017

High temperatures will remain in the upper 80s and lower 90s. Clouds will increase for the rest of today into tonight with the chance for an isolated shower and low temperatures dropping into the 60s. If you have vacation next week, you are in luck with sunshine and warm temperatures with highs in the 80s to start to a few 90 degree days by the middle and end of the week; so typical for the first few days of August. (los mas...)
Kenya deputy president's home attacked Kenya deputy president's home attacked
- Julio 30, 2017

The intruder was later forced to hide at a building under construction after reinforcement was called, added the IG. A senior government official said an operation was ongoing to subdue the attackers, whose motives are unclear. According to Capital FM Radio, unknown gunmen struck the home around noon Saturday, moments after Ruto left to campaign with the president for re-election in the August 8 vote. (los mas...)
Golpe para Trump: su propio partido rechaza reforma del Obamacare Golpe para Trump: su propio partido rechaza reforma del Obamacare
- Julio 30, 2017

A todos los demócratas se sumaron los senadores republicanos Susan Collins , de Maine; Lisa Murkowski , de Alaska; y el convaleciente John McCain . Este tercer texto, proponía eliminar el 'mandato individual' , que impone multas a personas y a empleadores que no tengan u ofrezcan seguros médicos con ciertos requisitos (uno de los pocos puntos de consenso entre los republicanos ). (los mas...)
EU notifica a Polonia sobre medidas judiciales EU notifica a Polonia sobre medidas judiciales
- Julio 30, 2017

Además, la legislación no establece un plazo temporal para que el ministro de Justicia adopte una decisión sobre la prolongación de los mandatos, de modo que, en opinión de la Comisión, se le permite " conservar influencia sobre los jueces afectados para el resto de su mandato judicial". (los mas...)
Woman calls 911 with pet boa constrictor stuck to her face Woman calls 911 with pet boa constrictor stuck to her face
- Julio 30, 2017

The woman was taken to the hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries, but Bring explained he believes she's been traumatized and may have to rethink what to do with her other snakes . "They're all ball pythons except for these two I rescued". 'Please hurry, ' the frightened woman, who has not been identified, is heard telling a dispatcher. (los mas...)
Joven denuncia acoso sexual de un capitán de aerolínea — Facebook Joven denuncia acoso sexual de un capitán de aerolínea — Facebook
- Julio 30, 2017

Posteriormente el capitán propuso seguir la fiesta en su cuarto. Tanto ellas como el capitán intentaron intimidarla para evitar que reportara los hechos, debido a que se encontraban en horarios laborales y no tenían permitido salir, denunció . (los mas...)
Por primera vez superó los 18 pesos — Dólar imparable Por primera vez superó los 18 pesos — Dólar imparable
- Julio 30, 2017

Hasta ahora había dejado que el mercado actuara. El Banco Central informó que el dólar finalizó en promedio a $17,40 para la punta compradora y $17,86 para la vendedora, tras operar a lo largo con tendencia alcista sostenida. El blue o informal creció 11 centavos, y con los 13 que sumó el jueves se ubicó en 18,51, y con una diferencia de casi 60 centavos respecto del dólar, señaló El Cronista . (los mas...)