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Mundo China will 'never seek hegemony,' Xi says in reform speech
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However, he added: "We must resolutely reform what should and can be changed, we must resolutely not reform what shouldn't and can't be changed". Chinese President Xi Jinping addressed his nation Tuesday morning in Beijing to commemorate the 40th anniversary of China's "reform and opening up" - and he struck a relatively defiant tone in response to worldwide calls for changes to his country's economy.

Mundo ¿Cerrará el Gobierno? Trump no firmará presupuesto, no incluye muro
Autor: 0 ¿Cerrará el Gobierno? Trump no firmará presupuesto, no incluye muro

El líder demócrata del Senado, Chuck Schumer, está instando al presidente Donald Trump a ignorar los consejos del conservador Caucus de la Cámara de Representantes, que está alentando a Trump a vetar un proyecto de ley de gasto provisional que evite un cierre parcial del gobierno .

Mundo Obama delivers presents to kids at Children’s National hospital in DC
Autor: 0 Obama delivers presents to kids at Children’s National hospital in DC

He also recorded a video message for those he couldn't visit. Your surprise warmed our hallways and put smiles on everyone's faces! "Thank you Barack Obama for making our patients' day so much brighter", the tweet read. One young girl broke into tears as Mr Obama walked into her room and gave her a hug. Word of Obama's arrival spread quickly throughout the hospital with staff gathering and singing an impromptu carol.

Mundo United States offers to withdraw troops from Afghanistan
Autor: 0 United States offers to withdraw troops from Afghanistan

On Monday, representatives from the Afghan Taliban met officials from the U.S. in Abu Dhabi in another bid to find shared ground to end the 17-year war in Afghanistan . "The COAS (Chief of the Army Staff) reiterated that peace in Afghanistan is important for Pakistan and assured cont efforts for bringing peace and stability in the region", the spokesman tweeted.

Mundo Portions of Federal Bureau of Investigation interview with Flynn released
Autor: 0 Portions of Federal Bureau of Investigation interview with Flynn released

The tone of Tuesday's hearing startled Flynn supporters who hoped his lawyers' arguments about the FBI's conduct - they suggested he was discouraged from having a lawyer present during the interview and wasn't informed it was a crime to lie - would resonate more than it did with Sullivan, who a decade ago tossed out the prosecution of a USA senator over government misconduct.

Mundo Policy Forces Migrants To Wait In Mexico After Claiming Asylum
Autor: 0 Policy Forces Migrants To Wait In Mexico After Claiming Asylum

The government of Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who took office December 1, said foreigners will have temporary permission to remain in Mexico on humanitarian grounds after getting a notice to appear in USA immigration court and they will be allowed to seek work authorization.

Mundo Top Senate Democrat says Trump's attorney general pick should not be nominated
Autor: 0 Top Senate Democrat says Trump's attorney general pick should not be nominated

Mueller and his team of prosecutors have spent the previous year and a half investigating not only whether the Trump campaign co-ordinated with the Kremlin but also whether the president might have obstructed justice by, among other actions, asking Comey to drop an investigation into his national security adviser and then firing the FBI director months later.

Mundo James Mattis is out as Defense Secretary, Trump announces
Autor: 0 James Mattis is out as Defense Secretary, Trump announces

General Mattis was a great help to me in getting allies and other countries to pay their share of military obligations". In his letter to Trump, however, Mattis did not mention retirement. It comes a day after the president's controversial announcement that all U.S. troops would be withdrawn from Syria. While the president said that Mattis is retiring, Mattis resigned because he felt that Trump need a secretary of defence whose views were more closely aligned with those of the president.

Mundo Senado elige a González Alcántara como nuevo ministro de la SCJN
Autor: 0 Senado elige a González Alcántara como nuevo ministro de la SCJN

Rafael Moreno Valle criticó la autorización del dictamen mediante el cual la Comisión de Justicia en el Senado validó la terna presentada por el presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador para nombrar al nuevo ministro de la Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación (SCJN ), acusando que dicho órgano legislativo aprobó el dictamen sin que contara con el quórum para sesionar.

Mundo Levantan alerta de tsunami tras sismo de 7.3 grados en Rusia
Autor: 0 Levantan alerta de tsunami tras sismo de 7.3 grados en Rusia

Los habitantes de localidad de Nikólskoye , en la isla de Béring , sintieron temblores de 5 grados, mientras en la capital peninsular, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski, sintieron sólo temblores de 2 grados. Kamchtka , una región de 270 mil kilómetros cuadrados, pero que está poblada por apenas 320 mil personas, se encuentra en el llamado " Cinturón " o "Anillo de Fuego del Pacífico", que tiene zonas de intensa actividad sísmica y volcánica.

Mundo Crean colecta en internet para financiar el muro fronterizo
Autor: 0 Crean colecta en internet para financiar el muro fronterizo

Su objetivo es reunir mil millones de dólares, en primera instancia. En 48 horas recaudó un millón de dólares en donativos por parte de más de 11 mil 400 adeptos de Trump y al mediodía del jueves llevaba más de seis millones de dólares de unos 108 mil simpatizantes.

Mundo Paul Ryan: Trump Won't Sign Spending Bill Meant To Avert Government Shutdown
Autor: 0 Paul Ryan: Trump Won't Sign Spending Bill Meant To Avert Government Shutdown

Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says that "at this moment, the president does not want to go further" on a proposed budget deal "without border security, which includes steel slats or a wall ". Trump had said last week that he would be "proud" to have a shutdown to get Congress to approve a down payment on the wall. "On this, they're walking away", Conway said in an interview on Fox News.

Mundo Syrian constitution committee to start work in early 2019
Autor: 0 Syrian constitution committee to start work in early 2019

Turkey , Russia and Iran say the first session for a new Syrian constitution will be held next year. On Friday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that Russia , Turkey and Iran will present a list of candidates for the Syrian Constitutional Committee to the UN.

Mundo US, allies slam China for ‘huge hacking campaign to steal trade secrets’
Autor: 0 US, allies slam China for ‘huge hacking campaign to steal trade secrets’

They will not face charges unless they travel, or are extradited to, the US. The American authorities said the two worked in association with the Chinese Ministry of State Security. It is accused of mounting a "malicious" and "sustained" campaign targeting a range of global companies. Last week, officials from the Justice Department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Homeland Security testified to the Senate judiciary committee that China is working to steal trade ...

Mundo Speaker Paul Ryan laments 'broken politics' in farewell address
Autor: 0 Speaker Paul Ryan laments 'broken politics' in farewell address

The Wisconsin Republican is ending his two-decade House career. He says in prepared remarks that the country's problems are solvable "if our politics will allow it". So, if the House passes a measure that is other than the Senate-passed continuing resolution, it will take some time to get senators back to Washington for a vote.

Mundo Congresistas de Estados Unidos asisten a migrantes en la frontera con México
Autor: 0 Congresistas de Estados Unidos asisten a migrantes en la frontera con México

El Gobierno de México autorizará, por razones humanitarias y de manera temporal, el ingreso de ciertas personas extranjeras, no mexicanas, que serían deportadas por el Gobierno de Estados Unidos . Estas últimas personas, podrán solicitar asilo en territorio nacional bajo la condición de "estancia por razones humanitarias ", lo que les permitirá realizar entradas y salidas múltiples del territorio nacional.

Mundo Flynn sentencing abruptly postponed - Judge expresses disgust
Autor: 0 Flynn sentencing abruptly postponed - Judge expresses disgust

Now the tables have turned on Michael Flynn , President Donald Trump's short-lived national security adviser, who faces the very real possibility of jail-time . According to the attorney's claims, "Flynn did not commit a crime by lying because the lie has to be material to the investigation". McCabe was later fired after the Justice Department determined that he "lacked candor" during an investigation into a leak, while Strzok was removed from the Mueller investigation and later fired ...

Mundo Cuba no legislará sobre matrimonio homosexual
Autor: 0 Cuba no legislará sobre matrimonio homosexual

La nueva definición que se había incluido en el proyecto constitucional reemplazaba el concepto tradicional de matrimonio como la unión entre un hombre y una mujer por "unión entre dos personas con capacidad legal para ello", sin especificar el género.

Mundo Aumenta uso de cigarillos electrónicos entre jóvenes de EEUU
Autor: 0 Aumenta uso de cigarillos electrónicos entre jóvenes de EEUU

Jerome Adams , cirujano general de la nación, exhortó a los padres de familia y los maestros a alertar a los jóvenes acerca de los perjuicios de tales productos, considerados inofensivos por la mayoría de sus consumidores. Más aún, el uso de cigarrillos electrónicos con nicotina en los 30 días previos a la encuesta casi se duplicó entre alumnos de preparatoria de un 11 por ciento en 2017 a 20.9 por ciento en 2018.

Mundo Manada boliviana violó a una joven a la salida de un boliche
Autor: 0 Manada boliviana violó a una joven a la salida de un boliche

Según los familiares y las primeras investigaciones, eran amigos de promoción que tenían antecedentes de consumo de drogas y que ese día se habían reunido para celebrar en una discoteca del tercer anillo los 15 años de Adrián E.S. Pero "lo que yo busco es justicia, porque lo único malo que han hecho ellos es esconderse para drogarse en un motel". Las autoridades anunciaron una investigación para conocer de dónde adquirieron las drogas que pudieron consumir los implicados .

Mundo Putin pidió no subestimar los riesgos de una guerra nuclear
Autor: 0 Putin pidió no subestimar los riesgos de una guerra nuclear

El jefe del Kremlin destacó, en este sentido, el peligro que representan las "ideas de crear cargas nucleares de baja potencia", para el uso de estas con fines tácticos. "No buscamos ventajas, sino equilibrio", advirtió. Putin también confirmó que Rusia desarrollaría nuevos misiles si Estados Unidos abandona en efecto este acuerdo, que prohíbe la producción de misiles de un alcance de 500 a 5.000 kilómetros.

Mundo Isaías Rodríguez: ANC solo ha exacerbado la grave situación del país
Autor: 0 Isaías Rodríguez: ANC solo ha exacerbado la grave situación del país

El ex fiscal general opinó, desde su posición como diplomático de Maduro en el exterior, que "se percibe poco control sobre la especulación y el alza de precios" de bienes y servicios en el país. Por otro lado, descartó la posibilidad de que en el 2019 se construyan nuevas escuelas u hospitales, por lo tanto, la tarea será supervisar el mantenimiento de las obras ya edificadas "500 obras de mantenimiento comprando materiales (...) lograr eso con participación de los privados de libertad del ...

Mundo Russian cargo ship runs aground on the Cornwall coast
Autor: 0 Russian cargo ship runs aground on the Cornwall coast

The massive vessel had no cargo but was carrying aboard a crew of 18 Russian. The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) declared a major incident and said the 590ft (180m) ship had a list of about five degrees. Supt Matthew Longman from Devon and Cornwall Police warned members of the public to stay away from the beach where the ship ran aground. The vessel of the Murmansk Shipping Company Kuzma Minin had been stationed at a berth in the port of Terneuzen for several months.

Mundo Britain to unveil details of post-Brexit immigration system
Autor: 0 Britain to unveil details of post-Brexit immigration system

The European Union marked 100 days until Brexit on Wednesday by triggering an action plan to ensure planes can still fly and money can still flow between Britain and the bloc in the increasingly likely event that the United Kingdom leaves the EU without a divorce deal.

Mundo PH delisted as one of deadliest countries for media in 2018
Autor: 0 PH delisted as one of deadliest countries for media in 2018

In addition to retaliation killings, journalists have died in combat or crossfire, or on other unsafe assignments . The U.S. was fourth on the list because of the June 2018 Capital Gazette mass shooting in Annapolis, Md. "The context for the crisis is varied and complex, and closely tied to changes in technology that have allowed more people to practice journalism even as it has made journalists expendable to the political and criminal groups who once needed the news media to ...

Mundo Colombia expulsa a venezolano cercano a misión diplomática
Autor: 0 Colombia expulsa a venezolano cercano a misión diplomática

Las autoridades detuvieron en Bogotá al ciudadano venezolano Carlos Manuel Pino García , quien será expulsado en las próximas horas del país por presuntamente realizar actividades que atentan contra la seguridad nacional, informó Migración Colombia .

Mundo Twitter fixes vulnerability that exposed country code details of targeted users
Autor: 0 Twitter fixes vulnerability that exposed country code details of targeted users

Twitter says it received a large number of enquiries from IP address in China and Saudi Arabia and that "it is possible that some of these IP addresses may have ties to state-sponsored actors". The company says it remains committed to full transparency and it has notified law enforcement about its research. Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter blamed the decline on concerns that news of a breach could hurt growth and user engagement.

Mundo Madre yemení logra viajar a EEUU para ver a hijo moribundo
Autor: 0 Madre yemení logra viajar a EEUU para ver a hijo moribundo

Según ha precisado la familia, Abdulá y su padre están nacionalizados como estadounidenses, no así en el caso de la madre . El panorama se pintaba dificil, pese al fin humanitario. La familia del hombre se radicó en Estados Unidos en la década de los 80 y de ahí, que este y su hijo obtuvieran la nacionalidad estadounidense. Sin embargo, después de varias peticiones rechazadas, el llamado desesperado de la familia conmovió a las autoridades estadounidenses que hicieron una excepción al ...

Mundo Comey Lashes Out at Republicans
Autor: 0 Comey Lashes Out at Republicans

Their silence is shameful". It's Comey's second appearance before lawmakers this month as part of an effort by Republicans who are pressing for answers to questions about Hillary Clinton and her private email server in 2016. "This is the president of the United States calling a witness who has cooperated with his own Justice Department a 'rat.' Say that again to yourself at home and remind yourself where we have ended up".

Mundo La Guardia Urbana justifica la muerte del perro disparado por un agente
Autor: 0 La Guardia Urbana justifica la muerte del perro disparado por un agente

La Guardia Urbana de Barcelona ha tenido que salir a defenderse de la multitud de críticas que ha acumulado el cuerpo después de que uno de sus agentes disparara y matara a un perro ayer martes . Entonces, el propietario se ha ha abalanzado contra los agentes con agresividad, así que ha sido arrestado por un delito de atentado contra la autoridad.

Mundo Two Scandinavian women murdered in Morocco
Autor: 0 Two Scandinavian women murdered in Morocco

The man was arrested in Marrakech, Morocco's largest tourist hub. The names of the dead tourists who are citizens of Denmark and Norway, is not yet known. Security was stepped up in the region and hiking suspended following the discovery of the bodies, Moroccan media said. "A local guide met the tourists crying and they told him what they saw".

Mundo Senate overwhelmingly approves criminal justice reform
Autor: 0 Senate overwhelmingly approves criminal justice reform

It would also reduce the sentences of some drug offenders now serving time. "While the bill has marginally improved from earlier versions, I'm disappointed my amendments to exclude child molesters from early release and to protect victims' rights were not adopted", Sen.

Mundo La UE declara guerra a los plásticos de un solo uso
Autor: 0 La UE declara guerra a los plásticos de un solo uso

Y los representantes de los Estados y los de la Eurocámara lo han hecho en un tiempo récord: siete meses desde que la Comisión lanzara la propuesta. Las nuevas normas contribuyen a un esfuerzo general para convertir Europa en una economía circular y más sostenible, tal y como se recoge en el Plan de Acción sobre la Economía Circular adoptado en diciembre de 2015.

Mundo U.S., Taliban Meet in U.A.E. to Discuss Afghanistan Peace
Autor: 0 U.S., Taliban Meet in U.A.E. to Discuss Afghanistan Peace

He closely echoed a recent statement by the Pakistan Army's top brass in which it was said that the corps commanders meeting "hopes for success of ongoing Afghan reconciliation process while supporting all stakeholders to bring Afghan war to a peaceful logical conclusion".