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Thousands near Bali volcano evacuate Thousands near Bali volcano evacuate
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Some return to the danger zone, which extends up to 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) from the crater, during the day to tend to livestock. Shelters have opened on the island as thousands within a specified danger zone have been evacuated. "So I chose to get out to save myself with my stuff and my pet", he said, carrying a cage housing a bird. It remained active for about a year. "Sirens will sound and tell the community the mountain has erupted". (los mas...)
Man from England crushed by El Capitan rockfall in Yosemite Man from England crushed by El Capitan rockfall in Yosemite
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Climber Kevin Jorgeson said he and climbing partner Tommy Caldwell witnessed a massive rock fall in the same area while they prepared for a trek that made them the first people to free-climb the Dawn Wall on El Capitan in 2015. The park records about 80 rock falls per year, though they are rarely fatal. "We were on the summit of Half Dome when we saw this". The piece broke off from the right side of the granite monolith, which rises more than 3,000 feet above Yosemite Valley, near a popular ... (los mas...)
Puerto Rico needs food, water and fuel. Can lifting shipping restrictions help? Puerto Rico needs food, water and fuel. Can lifting shipping restrictions help?
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Barack Obama announced via Twitter Tuesday that the campaign is expanding to include Puerto Rico and the USVI. Waiving the restriction would allow Puerto Rico to receive supplies, not only from USA ships, but nearby ports as well. Food, water and fuel are scarce, leading Puerto Rican officials and residents to issue increasingly desperate appeals for help. The DoD statement said that improving communications were now "providing a clearer picture of the extent of the storm damage and the ... (los mas...)
SCOTUS Agrees to Hear Koch-backed Union Busting Case SCOTUS Agrees to Hear Koch-backed Union Busting Case
- Setiembre 29, 2017

The unions say losing those fees would be a heavy blow because there is no incentive for workers to pay for collective-bargaining representation they could receive free. In the last five years, the Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts has criticized Abood's reasoning in at least two cases, though it has left the precedent standing. (los mas...)
Autorizan extradición de Andrés Felipe Arias a Colombia Autorizan extradición de Andrés Felipe Arias a Colombia
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Aunque el exministro, acompañado de los principales miembros del Centro Democrático, intentó convencer a las autoridades estadounidenses que esta sentencia obedeció a un proceso político, el juez federal estadounidense John O'Sullivan . Así lo confirmó su abogado Victor Mosquera, quien llevó el caso del exministro ante la CIDH, argumentando que la condena de Arias en Colombia constituye una persecusión política y además la sentencia de 17 años años de prisión por el caso de la entrega ... (los mas...)
Barranquilla recibe a sus hijos repatriados de Puerto Rico Barranquilla recibe a sus hijos repatriados de Puerto Rico
- Setiembre 29, 2017

El gobernador de Puerto Rico , Ricardo Rosselló , hizo una llamada desesperada para que los camioneros acudan a los centros de almacenamiento de combustible de las compañías petrolíferas, aunque la respuesta no es fácil dado que las comunicaciones vía telefónica permanecen todavía en una situación precaria. (los mas...)
Tormenta María se convierte en huracán tras alejarse de EE.UU Tormenta María se convierte en huracán tras alejarse de EE.UU
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Los vientos con fuerza de huracán se extienden hasta 150 km, mientras que a 370 km de distancia se siente una tormenta tropical. "Lee" se convirtió ayer en el quinto huracán de categoría mayor de la temporada del Atlántico con vientos máximos de 185 kilómetros por hora, con ráfagas más altas, informó el CNH. (los mas...)
Donald Trump aprueba envío de ayuda para Puerto Rico Donald Trump aprueba envío de ayuda para Puerto Rico
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Si bien tanto la Agencia Federal de Gestión de Emergencias (FEMA por su sigla en inglés) como el Ejército estadounidense intensificaron los esfuerzos de ayuda en Puerto Rico , muchos residentes se han exasperado por la prolongada falta de luz, suministro confiable de agua potable y otros víveres esenciales. (los mas...)
Congress veteran Makhan Lal Fotedar dies Congress veteran Makhan Lal Fotedar dies
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Fotedar had a close association with her father, late Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, spanning many decades and the personal traits of hospitality, courtesy, dignity and discretion exhibited by him would always be remembered, she said. The 85-year-old was a member of the Congress Working Committee, the party's highest decision-making body. Fotedar was a former member of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly and had represented the Pahalgam constituency from 1967 to 1977. (los mas...)
USA revisará las redes sociales de todos los inmigrantes USA revisará las redes sociales de todos los inmigrantes
- Setiembre 29, 2017

La Unión Nacional de Libertades Civiles (ACLU) advirtió que la medida tendrá "un efecto escalofriante" sobre la libertad de expresión y el derecho a la privacidad. Esta nueva política de escrutinio que afectará a ciudadanos naturalizados, con Green Card y residencia permanente, entrará en vigor a partir del próximo miércoles 18 de octubre de 2017 y tiene un espectro de alcance bastante amplio. (los mas...)
Rusia envía 35 toneladas de ayuda humanitaria a México Rusia envía 35 toneladas de ayuda humanitaria a México
- Setiembre 29, 2017

El cargamento trasladado a México consiste en 98 quintales de azúcar, 500 cajones con productos de higiene y medicamentos, y dos mil frazadas. "Es una pequeña ayuda y vamos a ir preparando otro vuelo y preparando cómo ayudar a otros países del Caribe como Dominica y todos los países afectados no solo por terremotos sino por huracanes". (los mas...)
El Estado no tuvo responsabilidad en la tragedia de Once
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Respecto de la postura del Gobierno de Mauricio Macri respecto de los trabajadores, opinó que desde el Gobierno "quieren disciplinar a empresarios, sindicalistas, a jueces". La entrevista tuvo ribetes intimistas y a la vez cómicos, como cuando el periodista le preguntó si estaba enamorada o si alguien la cortejaba. "Siempre mis neuronas dominaron a las hormonas", agregó. (los mas...)
Defense Department needs to lead Puerto Rico recovery — Marco Rubio Defense Department needs to lead Puerto Rico recovery — Marco Rubio
- Setiembre 29, 2017

But cutting out foreign competition has driven up the cost of carrying cargo between U.S. ports. The continued operations of the Partnership are dependant [sic] upon the ability of the Club to attract customers and control operating expenses. (los mas...)
Fistfights erupt in Uganda's parliament amid move to extend Museveni rule Fistfights erupt in Uganda's parliament amid move to extend Museveni rule
- Setiembre 29, 2017

Removing the presidential age barrier in the country, which now stands at 75, would allow for 73-year-old Museveni to remain in power beyond 2021 when the country's next elections are scheduled. Violence broke out in the Ugandan parliament in the capital Kampala on Tuesday as a motion authorizing parliament to draft a bill lifting the age limit was presented. (los mas...)
Trump Says 'Shipping Industry' Doesn't Want Shipping Waiver For Puerto Rico
- Setiembre 28, 2017

Nydia Velazquez of New York, Luis Gutierrez of IL and Jose Serrano of New York. McCain said that the emergency waivers are valuable in speeding up recovery efforts. harbors. Estimates have Puerto Rico without power from a minimum of four to six months, and parts of the island could be without power for up to a year. (los mas...)
IPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Speed Test IPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Speed Test
- Setiembre 28, 2017

The one time we'd be happy for Apple to unveil its own proprietary version of a connection standard, and it doesn't do it! Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) will have the fingerprint sensor on its back as like the Galaxy S8 and Note 8 . The phone is classed as "Equipment of radio equipment for LTE mobile communication", although SM-G888N0 was previously seen on the Wi-Fi Alliance website being listed as a smartphone device. (los mas...)
Rohingya crisis: What are China's interests in Rakhine? Rohingya crisis: What are China's interests in Rakhine?
- Setiembre 28, 2017

Since the military crackdown against Rohingya Muslims started in August this year, over 480,000 victims have since fled the ensuing violence to seek refuge in Bangladesh. The United Nations has described the military operation as "ethnic cleansing" and French president Emmanuel Macron went further, describing it as a "genocide". (los mas...)
Texas governor rejects immediate use of reserves for Houston Texas governor rejects immediate use of reserves for Houston
- Setiembre 28, 2017

YOU'D THINK TAPPING THE RAINY DAY FUND , a $10 billion chunk of change Texas sits on in case of emergencies, would be a no-brainer for what was the rainiest day Texas has ever experienced . Abbott, however, said Turner has all the money he needs. Before the storm made landfall last month, Abbott urged Houston residents to flee the coming disaster, while Turner told people they were safer staying put and not jamming flood-prone roads with a major downpour imminent. (los mas...)
Interpol admits State of Palestine Interpol admits State of Palestine
- Setiembre 28, 2017

Israel consistently opposes such attempts and lobbies hard against them. APN's President and CEO Debra DeLee said: "What happened today in Beijing was a defeat for Israel and the Trump administration, which tried to block the Palestinians' joining the Interpol, but it need not be a defeat for peace efforts". (los mas...)
Pro, local players react to National Anthem protests Pro, local players react to National Anthem protests
- Setiembre 28, 2017

Austin Karp, an editor at the respected SportsBusiness Daily , tweeted on Monday: "Fans wanted to see National Football League talking heads react to Trump ". Protests have only gotten larger since President Donald Trump lashed out at the players involved and fans are divided on what should be done. At a White House news conference Tuesday, Trump was asked whether he's spent too much time thinking about the National Football League instead of dealing with the crisis in ... (los mas...)