• Campesinos venezolanos se manifiestan hoy en Caracas a favor de la Constituyente

    Campesinos venezolanos se manifiestan hoy en Caracas a favor de la Constituyente

    Además, los adultos mayores consideran la constituyente como una oportunidad para el diálogo nacional que se impulsa en el país, con el fin de superar la coyuntura sociopolítica de los últimos tres años. "Todas las personas tienen que saber que en éste país cabemos todos, que éste país es para todos, no para grupos partidos, sino para grupos unidos, destacó Fanor Palomino adulto mayor de la parroquia Sucre de Caracas ".

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  • Health experts in Congo identify two more suspected Ebola cases

    Health experts in Congo identify two more suspected Ebola cases

    Both Congo and public health workers will have to spring into action to prevent a small pocket of disease from turning into a larger outbreak. According to WHO , the country's health minister requested the United Nations agency's support after one of five blood specimens tested positive for the Ebola virus disease.

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  • Trump tweets warning to Comey about 'leaking to the press'

    Rosenstein. Spicer also said Trump's tweet this morning was not meant as a threat to Comey not to speak to the media. "As a very active President with lots of things happening, it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium with ideal accuracy!" he tweeted early Friday morning.

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  • Maduro confía que Constituyente determinará el futuro de Venezuela

    El líder opositor Henrique Capriles asegura que con la Constituyente convocada el 1 de mayo, el gobierno pretende cambiar la forma en que se elige en Venezuela. El pasado 1ro de mayo el jefe de Estado convocó a una Asamblea Nacional Constituyente , para realizar un gran diálogo nacional que tenga como objetivo central garantizar la paz de la República.

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  • India to skip Belt and Road Forum in China

    This is being seen as Trump administration's attempt of reframing the US-China relationship. In his remarks, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that Pakistan was committed to support Chinese initiative of One Belt and One Road. Xi said the two countries should strengthen cooperation on areas including counterterrorism and security, and improve coordination on major worldwide and regional affairs.

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  • Sessions' Justice Department goes all-in on sentencing

    Sessions' policy memo rescinds Holder's policies that discouraged prosecutors from seeking mandatory minimum sentences for some nonviolent, lower-level drug offenders. "Mandatory sentencing laws cause federal and state prison populations to soar, leading to overcrowding, exorbitant costs to taxpayers, and diversion of funds from law enforcement", the group says on its website.

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  • Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at Asian C'ships

    Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at Asian C'ships

    With less than 30 seconds to go for the hooter, Lee's protest was dismissed, which fetched Bajrang another point. In the 2003 edition, India had won a total of five medals that included two silver and three bronze. Sarita did not have the right kind of opposition to prepare for the final against a quality opponent. She won her quarterfinal by a technical fall 10-0 against Asem Seydametova of Uzbekistan, and won the semifinal as well, by a technical fall 12-0, against Thi Huong Dao of Vietnam.

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  • Helping Hands improves Louisville homes for National Women Build Week

    Helping Hands improves Louisville homes for National Women Build Week

    The event invited women to devote at least one day to help families build strength, stability and independence through housing. The home will go to a single father and his two twin daughters. More than 30 people on Friday, rolled up their sleeves and volunteered their time to help build a woman a new home. Although some men are present, this week is all about women, who work full-time jobs, raise families and still find the time to get their hands dirty.

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  • Turkey slams USA arming Syrian Kurds in IS fight

    Turkey slams USA arming Syrian Kurds in IS fight

    Ankara says the Kurdish militia, which forms the backbone of the Syrian Democratic Forces, is an extension of the Kurdistan Worker's Party, or PKK, which has been waging a decades-old insurgency in Turkey and is considered a terrorist group by Turkey, the USA and other Western countries.

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  • After Macron Victory, France's Main Parties Fret About Legislative Elections

    North Korea on Tuesday joined the chorus of congratulations for Macron, with ceremonial head of state Kim Yong-Nam wishing him "success in his responsible work for the development and prosperity of France". Valls' overture received a non-committal response from Macron's party. "It will be done in mutual understanding", he said. "This Socialist Party is dead, it is behind us", said Valls, a reform-minded premier from 2014 to 2016 when Macron was economy minister.

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  • Scholar: Options remain after order to charge train engineer

    According to the affidavit from Attorney General Josh Shapiro's office, the train was moving 106 miles per hour, when the speed limit was 50 miles per hour at the curve. The DA's office issued a statement saying since it had already decided not to charge Bostian it wanted to avoid "any apparent conflict of interest". Bostian's lawyer has rarely commented and did not return messages seeking comment this week.

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  • Windows 10 picks up Apple Handoff-style functionality

    A handful of new features will try to bridge the gaps between Windows 10 and devices running iOS and Android. "Windows 10 users will get the complete iTunes experience including Apple music, as well as full support for the iPhone", said Abolade Gbadegesin, Windows developer at Microsoft.

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  • Android gets patches for critical flaws in media handling, hardware drivers

    Android gets patches for critical flaws in media handling, hardware drivers

    Google has chose to include all of them in its own bulletins to associated their fixes with an Android security patch. The first patch with the name 2017-05-01 contains a huge list of bugs that are common to all Android Devices. That should be happening now through the over-the-air update option. For those who aren't in the business of sideloading updates, the OTA update should be automatically pushed by Google in the coming days.

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  • Duterte: 'New page of history' for China, Philippines

    The Ministry of External Affairs" (MEA) Spokesperson Gopal Baglay (MEA) said, "Guided by our principled position in the matter, we have been urging China to engage in a meaningful dialogue on its connectivity initiative, "One Belt, One Road" which was later renamed as "Belt and Road Initiative'".

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  • Trump amenaza con suspender ruedas de prensa en la Casa Blanca

    Trump amenaza con suspender ruedas de prensa en la Casa Blanca

    En la carta de despido a Comey , Trump dijo que su destitución se debía a una recomendación de la Fiscalía General porque había manejado "inapropiadamente" la investigación sobre los correos electrónicos de Hillary Clinton . "Él dijo: 'usted no está bajo investigación'", señaló Trump . James Comey, el exdirector del FBI , contó a The New York Times qué fue lo que realmente sucedió antes de su sorpresivo despido.

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  • A timeline of events that led up to Comey's firing

    A timeline of events that led up to Comey's firing

    The letter was produced in response to a request from Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, who leads one of the congressional panels conducting a probe of election interference, for any information on financial ties Trump may have to Russian Federation.

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  • Hebe pide por Cristina:

    Hebe pide por Cristina: "Me gustaría que ella se reserve para 2019"

    Hebe también redobló sus críticas a la Corte Suprema y la vinculó al Gobierno: "El 2x1 fue un fallo político, para tirarnos una bomba en medio de la campaña electoral, porque saben que están perdiendo". Por otro lado, Hebe de Bonafini hizo referencia a la masiva movilización, a la cual no asistió por diferencias con respecto a las consignas del reclamo: " El acto del No al 2x1 a los genocidas fue muy tibio, no se dijo nada contra Macri ".

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  • BC Greens begin talks with other parties

    Horgan sought to portray Clark as out of touch with regular British Columbians who feel the economy is not working for them, while Weaver cast the Greens as political outsiders. Desjardins Capital Markets analysts said in a note that a minority government in B.C. could present significant challenges for the Canadian energy sector.

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  • Parents Cheer Planned Return to School of 24 Chibok Girls in Nigeria

    She also said that the government made provision for skill acquisition for the girls to enable them earn a decent living and thanked President Buhari for his serious commitment towards the recovery of the girls. The militants are thought to be still holding more than 100 of the 276 taken from Chibok, north-east Nigeria, three years ago. She added that photos of the 82 girls have been sent to families in Chibok for identification even as she added that families were now meeting to identify ...

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  • Suspect in killing of Arkansas deputy, 2 others surrenders

    Suspect in killing of Arkansas deputy, 2 others surrenders

    Police say Bowden also held a woman identified as Haley McHam, 31, of Yell County, hostage as he was hiding out in a home during the five-hour standoff. Police then responded to the residence that was the site of the disturbance, where they found the bodies of two women outside, police said. The state police said investigators suspect those two bodies are connected to the disturbance call.

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  • S.Korea to attend China's Silk Road summit amid diplomatic rift

    S.Korea to attend China's Silk Road summit amid diplomatic rift

    Moon also has questioned the deployment of a US missile defense system the last government rushed into service. Moon's engagement with North Korea might encourage the Trump administration to change its own policy to a more peaceful one, especially considering that Trump has already indicated he is willing to talk with Kim Jong-un, given certain conditions.

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  • China tests new guided missile in Bohai Sea

    Force tested the new missile in the Bohai based on annual training programme, the defence ministry said in a brief statement. The tests of new missiles and weapons were carried out by the People's Liberation Army's Rocket Force in recent days and were created to "raise operational capability" of the armed forces to "effectively respond to threats" to national security, the statement said.

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  • Obama Unveils Design for Presidential Library

    Obama Unveils Design for Presidential Library

    Zimmer, President of the University of Chicago , in a statement . Obama did not mention his successor, instead focusing on details about the center, including potential exhibits and traffic patterns. The design has been unveiled for Barack Obama's new presidential center. The Obama Foundation also said that almost half of the design work expected to be displayed at the center will be performed by minority- and women-owned businesses.

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  • Local Texas leaders remain opposed to property tax bill despite key changes

    But Frank argues these groups are already allowed to work with the state to place children in homes and that his bill just protects them. That thin gruel was mirrored by Republican state senator Bob Hall , the bill's sponsor, who used similar language as the plaintiffs about "fairness" and "safety" to take a second bite of the apple.

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  • Germany goaltender Greiss criticized for social media likes

    Germany goaltender Greiss criticized for social media likes

    Public broadcaster Deutschlandfunk published screenshots of the posts liked by the veteran netminder. One included an image of Hilter and the words "Just as innocent as Hillary" underneath it. Hindelang said there would be no consequences for Greiss beyond a talk between the federation and the player. Greiss, who went 26-18-5 with a 2.69 goals-against average last season with the Isles, missed Germany's last game (a 3-2 loss to Denmark) with an injury and could miss the rest of the tournament.

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  • Trump contradicts earlier claims on Comey sacking

    But critics will question whether Trump is perhaps implying that he recorded his conversations with Comey. Expanding on the sequence of events the next day, Sanders said that the Justice Department officials recommended Comey be dismissed during a meeting at the White House on Monday, after which Trump asked Rosenstein to put his advice on paper.

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