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'Otto' se degrada a tormenta tropical
- Noviembre 24, 2016

Los vientos con fuerza de tormenta tropical se extienden a unas 70 millas (110 km). El meteoro se movía al oeste a 11 kilómetros por hora (7 mph), y su vórtice se ubicaba a unos 285 kilómetros (180 mph) al sur-sureste de Bluefields . El presidente panameño, Juan Carlos Varela , dijo hoy en rueda de prensa que esta tarde habló vía telefónica con el presidente costarricense, Luis Guillermo Solís, sobre la activación de un mecanismo binacional para la cooperación en la zona fronteriza común ... (los mas...)
Bruce Springsteen recibe la Medalla de la Libertad Bruce Springsteen recibe la Medalla de la Libertad
- Noviembre 24, 2016

Otros premiados fueron Bill Gates y su esposa Melinda, por sus acciones filantrópicas; y Michael Jordan y Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, dos de los mejores jugadores de basquetbol de la historia. Las películas de Robert De Niro, Robert Redford o Tom Hanks . El presidente Barack Obama otorgó el martes sus últimas Medallas de la Libertad a un grupo de brillantes destinatarios en una ceremonia festiva, cargada de emoción, bromas y en la que tampoco faltó el último reto viral de moda. (los mas...)
Presidente chino reafirma las relaciones entre el gigante asiático y Latinoamérica Presidente chino reafirma las relaciones entre el gigante asiático y Latinoamérica
- Noviembre 24, 2016

A su turno, el presidente de la agencia de noticias china Xinhua , Cai Mingzhao, recalcó la necesidad de promover el desarrollo a través de la innovación y ampliar la cooperación. Cooperación mediática . Allí, Jinping anunció que su gobierno formará a medio millar de periodistas especializados en América Latina en cinco años. (los mas...)
PENCE bill would ban conversion therapy in NY PENCE bill would ban conversion therapy in NY
- Noviembre 24, 2016

A county lawmaker in NY has a cheeky name for a new bill banning so-called "conversion therapy" for young LGBTQ people. Several news sources picked up on the fact that the acronym for Burke's bill, titled "Prevention of Emotional Neglect and Childhood Endangerment", spells out - wait for it - the name of our current vice-president elect, Mike Pence . (los mas...)
Nikki Haley gets picked for United Nations ambassador; 'forgiving' Trump confuses his supporters
- Noviembre 24, 2016

Two of President-elect Donald Trump's most vocal congressional critics are asking the Government Accountability Office to conduct a wide-ranging review of what they're describing as his "chaotic" transition to the presidency. As part of the Cabinet, Haley would have more opportunity to shape USA policies, rather than simply defend the administration's positions. Yet it could be an awkward role at times. (los mas...)
Donald Trump to take $1 annual salary as president Donald Trump to take $1 annual salary as president
- Noviembre 24, 2016

But we're going to make a determination. but before we make that determination, Leslie, it's very important, we're going to secure our border". In an interview with CBS' "60 Minutes," Trump said Sunday he would accept a fence in some places along the US southern border where he had promised to build a wall. (los mas...)
Uribe pidió otro plebiscito para refrendar el nuevo acuerdo de paz
- Noviembre 24, 2016

De igual forma, las delegaciones acordamos que el mecanismo de refrendación de este Acuerdo será a través del Congreso de la República y estamos precisando los procedimientos que se van a utilizar para este propósito. El senador Uribe mencionó uno por uno los temas del nuevo acuerdo que considera inaceptables, y volvió a preguntarse por la suerte de cientos de secuestrados en poder de las Farc de los que nunca se supo nada y por los que no han respondido ante sus familiares. (los mas...)
Turkey sacks 15000 more people as part of coup probe
- Noviembre 24, 2016

A senior Turkish politician attending the Halifax International Security Forum says Donald Trump's election could spell trouble for relations with Canada if a USA -based Muslim dissident his country wants extradited seeks refuge north of the border. (los mas...)
Por momentos no he querido volver a salir de casa — Hillary Clinton
- Noviembre 24, 2016

En cuanto a la nueva posición de Trump sobre Hillary Clinton, Conway dio a entender que era un mensaje a los republicanos en el Congreso para que desistan de sus extensas indagaciones sobre la ex secretaria de Estado , tanto sobre su sistema privado de email como la forma en que manejó la crisis desatada por el ataque a la misión estadounidense en Bengasi, Libia. (los mas...)
Corte Suprema dejó en libertad a Luis Alfredo Ramos Corte Suprema dejó en libertad a Luis Alfredo Ramos
- Noviembre 24, 2016

El proceso en su contra sigue en curso. Ramos indicó que el presidente de la Sala le comunicó telefónicamente que fue revocada su medida de aseguramiento. - El exgobernador de Antioquia estuvo privado de la libertad de manera preventiva 1.185 días. "Agradezco a Dios por la fortaleza que he recibido para llevar adelante esta situación", dijo Ramos quien está detenido en el Cantón Norte de Bogotá y quien recuperará su libertad en cuestión de horas. (los mas...)
Demonetisation a scam, PM informed his friends earlier: Rahul Gandhi Demonetisation a scam, PM informed his friends earlier: Rahul Gandhi
- Noviembre 24, 2016

JD (U)'s Sharad Yadav, Congress Party's Anand Sharma and other members in the Rajya Sabha during the winter session, in New Delhi . They urged the ruling and opposition members to come to a conclusion and let the debate take place. Amid the intensifying politics over demonetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked citizens to give their first-hand views about the Centre's move to spike the old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes. (los mas...)
Trump begins backing off campaign vows on Clinton, warming
- Noviembre 24, 2016

It is the second time this century that a Democrat has won the popular vote but lost the presidential election. - Took his strongest stance yet against the "alt-right", a term often used as code for the white supremacist movement. "The Founding Fathers created the Electoral College as the last line of defense, and I think we must do all that we can to ensure that we have a Reasonable Republican candidate who shares our American values", he reportedly said. (los mas...)
No More Hospitals in East Aleppo After 'Catastrophic Day' No More Hospitals in East Aleppo After 'Catastrophic Day'
- Noviembre 23, 2016

Worldwide concern has been growing over the fighting, after Damascus launched a ferocious assault in Aleppo last Tuesday, using air strikes, barrel bombs and artillery fire in a bid to recapture the east of the battered city. The envoy also confirmed that Syria's regime had rejected a truce proposal that would have allowed the opposition to administer the eastern part of the city. (los mas...)
Ondo poll: Yoruba group calls for postponement Ondo poll: Yoruba group calls for postponement
- Noviembre 23, 2016

At a meeting in Akure on Tuesday, Mr Yakoob has stressed that situation in Ondo didn't meet the conditions of the Electoral Act that will oblige to postpone an election. "However, where an intra-party dispute becomes the subject of litigation resulting in specific orders of court, INEC shall obey such orders until they are set aside by a superior court". (los mas...)
Murió el exjuez de la Corte Suprema Carlos Fayt Murió el exjuez de la Corte Suprema Carlos Fayt
- Noviembre 23, 2016

Así lo confirmó hace instantes Jorge Rizzo , presidente del Colegio Público de Abogados de la Capital Federal y abogado del ex magistrado en algunas causas. El ex juez empezó a ejercer la profesión con tan solo 20 años, y defendió a varios perseguidos políticos en plena dictadura militar, a través de la presentación de habeas corpus. (los mas...)
Trump tweets that he canceled meeting with New York Times Trump tweets that he canceled meeting with New York Times
- Noviembre 23, 2016

Though members are celebrating his victory, he said, "It's not a group I want to energize". Well done.' And I said, 'I want to thank you very much, you were a great competitor.' She is very strong. In a statement posted online Tuesday morning, she said the outlet was "unaware that the meeting was canceled until we saw the president-elect's tweet this morning". (los mas...)
Bicyclist, 49, killed in collision with car in Connecticut Bicyclist, 49, killed in collision with car in Connecticut
- Noviembre 23, 2016

Saturday in Bristol. He was transported to Bristol Hospital where he later died. The police department's Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team is investigating. (los mas...)
Se inició votación en elecciones presidenciales — Estados Unidos Se inició votación en elecciones presidenciales — Estados Unidos
- Noviembre 23, 2016

Las divisiones en la sociedad que se evidenciaron con la elección fueron reconocidas con preocupación por su rival demócrata. "Bueno gente, sé que hemos estado aquí mucho tiempo y sé ha sido una noche larga y sé que ha sido una campaña larga". (los mas...)
Ramaphosa to meet with rating agencies over minimum wage implications Ramaphosa to meet with rating agencies over minimum wage implications
- Noviembre 23, 2016

The proposed national minimum wage "seems to be ignorant of or indifferent to this country as the widest unequal society on Earth". In a statement the party explained, "The proposal will not lead to the desired resolution of the problem of inequality, instead it is going to institutionalise these inequalities at low poverty wages". (los mas...)
This new technology could charge your phone in seconds This new technology could charge your phone in seconds
- Noviembre 23, 2016

To overcome this limitation, the scientists have been studying how nanomaterials could be used to build the supercapacitor. "If we were to replace the batteries with these supercapacitors , you could charge your mobile phone in a few seconds and you wouldn't need to charge it again for over a week", said Nitin Choudhary, a postdoctoral associate at UCF . (los mas...)