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Mundo Meet the man attempting to cross the Atlantic Ocean in a barrel
Autor: 0 Meet the man attempting to cross the Atlantic Ocean in a barrel

Measuring 10ft long and almost 7ft across, it is made from resin-coated plywood, heavily reinforced to resist waves and potential attacks by orca whales. He has stowed away a block of foie gras and a bottle of Sauternes white wine for New Year's Eve, along with a bottle of red Saint-Emilion for his 72nd birthday on January 14.

Mundo Mattis resignation letter lays out challenges for successor
Autor: 0 Mattis resignation letter lays out challenges for successor

His resignation , effective December 31, comes just after Donald Trump abruptly ordered the withdrawal of USA troops from Syria as well as the announcement that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was quitting, citing key disagreements with the United States president.

Autor: 0 Reino Unido prohibe vender cachorros de perros y gatos en las tiendas

De Lunes a viernes por la tarde. La medida supone que cualquier persona que quiera un perro o un gato de menos de seis meses tendrá que hacerlo directamente contactando con el criador de los animales , con lo que se intenta evitar la venta por parte de intermediarios y comercios , considerados responsables de separar a las crías de sus madres al poco tiempo de nacer con fines comerciales y de someterlas a un trato poco adecuado para su corta edad.

Mundo Esposo de Concepción Arregui fue condenado a cadena perpetua
Autor: 0 Esposo de Concepción Arregui fue condenado a cadena perpetua

La prisión domiciliaria fue negada tanto por el Ministerio Público como por la jueza del Primer Juzgado Penal colegiado, María Cristina Pietrasanta . Al mismo tiempo, el pesquisa ordenó que peritaran el auto del sospechoso. Le dijo que la había matado y arrojado el cuerpo en el dique ubicado en alta montaña. Un mes y 20 días después de la "desaparición", gracias al trabajo de buzos, especialistas con perros y otros profesionales, dieron con el cadáver de Conchy a unos 18 metros de ...

Mundo Trump to kid about believing in Santa: 'At 7 it's marginal, right?'
Autor: 0 Trump to kid about believing in Santa: 'At 7 it's marginal, right?'

First, of all, it seems that Trump never actually got around to telling Collman where Santa was in the sky the night before Christmas- the reason she called NORAD in the first place. "Well that's very good, you just have a good time", Trump said. And on Christmas Day, as usual, the food was gone and there were presents under the tree.

Mundo Thai farmers giddy over new medical marijuana law
Autor: 0 Thai farmers giddy over new medical marijuana law

In the United Kingdom, the government approved medical marijuana earlier this year and became available on 1 November to patients with a prescription. Marijuana was actually widely used in Thailand up to the 1930s as a traditional treatment of pain and fatigue. The new rule would mean that Thailand has legalised the production, import, export, possession, and use of cannabis and also kratom (ketum) products for medicinal purposes.

Autor: 0 Iraqi lawmakers demand USA withdrawal after Trump visit

Mr Trump said the USA had no plans to pull out of Iraq, Reuters reports. It comes days after Defence Secretary Jim Mattis quit over disagreements about strategy in the region. At the Iraqi military base, Trump sought to defend his "America First" policy of pulling back from multinational alliances, including what to many Americans seem like the endless wars of the Middle East.

Mundo Expertos de Canadá investigarán accidente en el que murió gobernadora en México
Autor: 0 Expertos de Canadá investigarán accidente en el que murió gobernadora en México

Mencionó que después de la elección complicada en Puebla , donde el triunfo de Alonso se definió en tribunales, hubo mucha polarización sobre los temas políticos en Puebla , sin embargo, dijo, la mandataria estatal en su mensaje al tomar protesta refirió que ella quería conciliar, buscar que haya consensos, generar una reconciliación entre las diversas fuerzas políticas en el estado.

Mundo Seis sismos sacuden varias ciudades de Venezuela
Autor: 0 Seis sismos sacuden varias ciudades de Venezuela

Hasta el momento, no se han reportado incidentes, heridos o pérdidas humanas; solo leves daños en algunas infraestructuras. El funcionario indicó que no se han reportado víctimas ni daños que lamentar y que el sistema de gestión de riesgo del país se encuentra operativo realizando las labores pertinentes tras el temblor .

Mundo Trump Says Most Furloughed U.S. Government Workers Are Democrats
Autor: 0 Trump Says Most Furloughed U.S. Government Workers Are Democrats

The federal government shut down early Saturday after congressional and White House officials failed to reach a compromise on a spending bill for Trump's wall. Among those affected by the shutdown - the third of 2018 - are the departments of Homeland Security, Transportation, Interior, Agriculture, State and Justice.

Mundo Ukraine guilty of risky 'provocations,' Russian Federation says after it seizes ships
Autor: 0 Ukraine guilty of risky 'provocations,' Russian Federation says after it seizes ships

Ukraine announced martial law last month after Russian coast guards fired at and seized three Ukrainian ships and their crews. The seamen remain in Russian custody and are facing criminal charges of illegally crossing Russia's border. On November 30, the Ukrainian State Border Service tightened border control and restricted arrivals of foreign citizens, first and foremost male Russian citizens aged from 16 to 60.

Mundo Winter weather advisory for Cascades through Thursday
Autor: 0 Winter weather advisory for Cascades through Thursday

December temperatures have been mild, with daytime highs ranging from 19 degrees to 48 degrees and snowfall limited to a trace or less than a half-inch of snow. Cold wind chill values are also expected with the passage of the cold front on Friday or Friday night. A winter storm affecting the West and parts of the Midwest is predicted cover the Central and Northern Plains and the upper midwest with heavy snow as it moves through the area into Thursday, the National Weather Service said.

Mundo UAE to reopen Damascus embassy on Thursday: Syria
Autor: 0 UAE to reopen Damascus embassy on Thursday: Syria

Earlier this month, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir became the first Arab head of state to visit Damascus since the start of the Syrian conflict. Rumours of the Emirati embassy reopening had circulated in recent days as renovation work was seen at the building.

Mundo Muere el ganador del Gordo de la Lotería de Navidad — España
Autor: 0 Muere el ganador del Gordo de la Lotería de Navidad — España

El hombre creó junto con su padre, Joaquín Rodrigo Panzano, y su hermano Joaquín, Almacenes Rodrigo en 1949, y llegó a contar con 15 trabajadores y varias tiendas especializadas en ropa de señora, caballero y de jóvenes. El colegio donde compró el boleto José Luis Rodrigo está situado cerca de la avenida de la Paz de Huesca , no muy lejos de donde se encontraban los Almacenes Rodrigo , el negocio familiar.

Mundo Trump visits troops in Iraq
Autor: 0 Trump visits troops in Iraq

Trump said the US mission in Syria was to strip IS of its military strongholds - not to be a nation-builder. We're respected again as a nation. And we got you a big one. Mr Trump is planning to pull half of the 14,000 USA military from Afghanistan, but United States forces are set to stay in Iraq. We can make it 4 percent.' I said, 'No.

Mundo Pedro Chávarry sostiene que denuncia de fiscal Pérez carece de sustento
Autor: 0 Pedro Chávarry sostiene que denuncia de fiscal Pérez carece de sustento

El fiscal José Domingo Pérez solicitó denunciar al fiscal de la Nación, Pedro Chávarry , por el presunto delito contra la administración de justicia, en las modalidades de encubrimiento personal y real. "Rechazo rotundamente esa acusación llena de subjetividades ", escribió Chávarry en un comunicado difundido en su cuenta de Twitter. La denuncia contra el titular del Ministerio Público llega luego de que el fiscal del equipo especial del caso Lava Jato , José Domingo Pérez , ...

Mundo Thousands march to tell Sudan's President Bashir that his rule must end
Autor: 0 Thousands march to tell Sudan's President Bashir that his rule must end

Sudanese state TV reported that Omar al-Bashir, who addressed residents of a village in the Gezira state near Khartoum, said that there are saboteurs and agents, who aimed to impede the development and progress of Sudan . The Sudanese leader was in the al-Jazeera region south of Khartoum on a previously scheduled visit Tuesday. The Sudanese president is refusing to budge but promises to provide citizens with a dignified life.

Mundo Attack on Afghan govt building in Kabul leaves 43 dead
Autor: 0 Attack on Afghan govt building in Kabul leaves 43 dead

Others killed included a police officer and three of the attackers, who were shot dead by Afghan security forces, Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said. Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah blamed the Taliban, saying "their conduct is a disgrace to the very notion of peace", referring to recent attempts to negotiate with the militant group.

Mundo British cruise entertainer Arron Hough missing overboard
Autor: 0 British cruise entertainer Arron Hough missing overboard

The ship was on its way to its first stop in St. Maarten during its seven-day Caribbean itinerary when the Coast Guard learned Hough had gone overboard. Harmony of the Seas is the world's largest cruise ship. A Royal Caribbean spokesman confirmed a member of the entertainment team had not reported to work as scheduled on Tuesday, with the ship en route to Philipsburg, St Maarten.

Mundo Trump declares end to US 'policeman' role in surprise Iraq visit
Autor: 0 Trump declares end to US 'policeman' role in surprise Iraq visit

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday acknowledged he had security concerns about visiting Iraq, saying it was "pretty sad" that he needed such secrecy to see US troops. Although Trump has previously addressed U.S. troops stationed overseas, including in Italy, Japan and South Korea, he has drawn criticism for not yet visiting those deployed to combat zones.

Mundo Turkey amasses troops at border as operation against Syria’s Kurds looms
Autor: 0 Turkey amasses troops at border as operation against Syria’s Kurds looms

Turkey is determined to cross to the east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria as soon as possible, Ankara's foreign minister was quoted as saying on Tuesday. The deployment was coordinated with the US -backed militia in Manbij, the spokesman for the Manbij Military Council said. Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu speaks to a journalist at the parliament in Ankara on December 25, 2018.

Mundo Manhunt Underway for Suspect in Cop's Slaying
Autor: 0 Manhunt Underway for Suspect in Cop's Slaying

The suspect had fled the scene in his vehicle prior to assisting officer's arrival. "It has paper dealership plates with the title AR Auto". Singh was shot during a traffic stop just before 1 a.m. Singh was a native of Fiji and had worked since July 2011 for the police department in Newman, a town of about 10,000 people. He had been with the department for more than 7 years.

Mundo Bodies of brother and sister, 14, found buried in backyard; 4 arrested
Autor: 0 Bodies of brother and sister, 14, found buried in backyard; 4 arrested

Their bodies were later discovered in their father's backyard. When deputies questioned the adult family members, they were told the 13-year-old went to live with her mother. Elwin was also 14 when he disappeared and would have been 16 now, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Elwyn Crocker and his wife Candice Crocker are charged with concealing the death of another and cruelty to children in the first degree.

Mundo Detienen a hombre que habría entregado
Autor: 0 Detienen a hombre que habría entregado "un paquete" a patrulla policial

Asimismo, se indicó que los policías relacionados están bajo investigración. Tres agentes policiales que habrían recibido un paquete de manos de un sujeto en la comunidad Tutunichapa I fueron separados de su cargo mientras avanzan las investigaciones y se determina si hubo falta o delito.

Mundo Sheriff: Laurel County man arrested after throwing Christmas ham at woman
Autor: 0 Sheriff: Laurel County man arrested after throwing Christmas ham at woman

After investigating, deputies learned a family was arguing over which day to have Christmas dinner. Laurel County sheriff's deputies were called to the house about two miles north of London, Ky., for a domestic dispute at about 10 p.m. This is allegedly when Brannon threw items at the woman, including the Christmas ham. Officials say that David D. Brannon attempted to flee when deputies arrived.

Mundo Cazador fue devorado por oso que mantuvo como 'mascota' por cuatro años
Autor: 0 Cazador fue devorado por oso que mantuvo como 'mascota' por cuatro años

Lo llamó Vorchun ("Gruñón") y decidió criarlo en su casa , en una zona rural del centro de Rusia , donde vivía junto a su pequeño hijo. Este fin de semana , una vecina comenzó a preocuparse. Los oficiales no lograron controlar al oso y tuvieron que dispararle, provocando su muerte. Finalmente, cuando ingresaron a la casa, encontraron un panorama dantesco.

Mundo Colorado police looking for 'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Criminal'
Autor: 0 Colorado police looking for 'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Criminal'

At one point, she removes the mask and looks at an overhead security camera. Broke into a Hickory shop, Never expected to see a cop . Fort Collins police are urging anyone with information to reach out to them. A woman has adopted an unusual disguise in order to get away with a burglary in Colorado, breaking into a business and stealing several items while wearing a giant plush reindeer head.

Mundo El mensaje de Navidad de Iván Duque para los colombianos
Autor: 0 El mensaje de Navidad de Iván Duque para los colombianos

Sin embargo el mandatario solicitó que Colombia cada día sea más solidaria, perseverante y honesta . "En esta Navidad los invito a tener presentes los valores que nos hacen colombianos y a que nuestras convicciones las usemos para servirle a la familia, a los amigos, al del lado, al más necesitado".

Mundo Uribe choca, de nuevo, con la Corte Suprema de Justicia
Autor: 0 Uribe choca, de nuevo, con la Corte Suprema de Justicia

Uribe en un trino señaló al magistrado de quererlo ver en la cárcel . En diálogo con CM& el magistrado aseguró que prefería no hacer comentarios de algo que jamás ocurrió ni en público ni en privado y agregó que " a palabras necias, oídos sordos ".

Mundo Hallan cadáveres de niños en casa de Santa Claus de Walmart
Autor: 0 Hallan cadáveres de niños en casa de Santa Claus de Walmart

Pero los investigadores determinaron que la información de la familia era contradictoria y procedieron a registrar la casa. En consecuencia, luego de las investigaciones correspondientes, la policía descubrió que Crocker los había asesinado y enterrado en el jardín de su casa.

Mundo Plane crashes into Sioux Falls home, one confirmed dead
Autor: 0 Plane crashes into Sioux Falls home, one confirmed dead

However, Sioux Falls Emergency Manager Regan Smith said Christmas night that he believed the plane had been heading south, which means it could have just left the airport. Police Capt. Loren McManus said at a news briefing that the two people who were on the plane were killed, but he didn't release their names. The Red Cross is assisting families who have been displaced.

Mundo Wall prototypes sit on the US-Mexico border
Autor: 0 Wall prototypes sit on the US-Mexico border

The shutdown began at midnight last Friday. The area next to the National Christmas Tree is closed in Washington on December 24, 2018. Trump has demanded $5 billion for a wall along the U.S. S&P 500 e-mini futures moved in and out of the red and were last down 0.1%, pointing towards a subdued start for Wall Street when the USA market reopens on 26 December after Christmas Day, when numerous world's financial markets were shut.

Mundo Search for British crew member missing from cruise ship off Puerto Rico
Autor: 0 Search for British crew member missing from cruise ship off Puerto Rico

A spokesman said: 'We are saddened to report that after a review of the ship's closed-circuit camera footage, he was observed entering an area on Deck 5 at around 4am and was not seen again. Maarten; San Juan, Puerto Rico and Labadee, Haiti". In July, talent agency Russell Smith Associates tweeted that Hough would be joining the cast of Grease the musical on Harmony of the Seas .

Mundo Invita Presidente a partidos a austeridad; pide 50% de su presupuesto - Quadratín
Autor: 0 Invita Presidente a partidos a austeridad; pide 50% de su presupuesto - Quadratín

El recorte al instituto no afectará al financiamiento a los partidos políticos, que no puede ser disminuido por esta autoridad electoral ya que se encuentran amparados por el texto constitucional. Además, sostuvo que en la nómina federal había aviadores y quienes cobraban dos o tres veces, pero recalcó que su administración revisará el caso de los trabajadores despedidos en la Secretaría de Hacienda para evitar injusticias.

Mundo Trump realiza visita sorpresa a las tropas estadunidenses en Irak
Autor: 0 Trump realiza visita sorpresa a las tropas estadunidenses en Irak

Una foto tuiteada por la secretaria de Prensa de la Casa Blanca mostraba al presidente, con un abrigo negro y corbata roja, posando para una foto con soldados uniformadas. "Es hora de empezar a usar nuestra cabeza", dijo Trump , de acuerdo con la agencia Reuters. "Señores, ya no somos los tontos", dijo el mandatario añadiendo que "nuevamente somos respetados como nación" .

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Autor: 0 Maduro: "Nos preparamos para las nuevas batallas por la estabilidad"

Manifestó sus mis sinceros deseos, para que, en cada hombre y mujer de la patria, renazca la esperanza de un futuro de paz y prosperidad para toda la familia. Durante el mes de diciembre hubo protestas en todo el territorio nacional, debido a que los venezolanos exígian el restablecimiento de los servicios básicos, pues se brindaban de forma intermitente.

Mundo Salvation Army Volunteers Prepare Over 4,000 Meals For The Sick And Elderly
Autor: 0 Salvation Army Volunteers Prepare Over 4,000 Meals For The Sick And Elderly

Maj. Smullen said the campaign is accepting donations via mail or at the facility until the end of January, although the kettles will no longer be around. "I had been homeless but I'm not homeless anymore", he explained. The 29th annual event was free and open to the public. And they make sure everyone has a good Christmas.

Mundo Putin oversees test of new hypersonic super rocket
Autor: 0 Putin oversees test of new hypersonic super rocket

This comes as tensions between Washington and Moscow reach levels not seen since the Cold War. Shortly after the testing, Russia's RT news group broadcast what appears to be footage of the actual test taking place. The Kremlin described the test in a statement, saying that an Avangard missile, launched from a location in south-west Russia, had successfully hit and destroyed a target in the Russian Far East.

Mundo Trump vows no end to shutdown until wall funded
Autor: 0 Trump vows no end to shutdown until wall funded

Federal employees affected by the partial shutdown of the United States government have been voicing their frustrations of spending the holidays worrying about their next paycheck. #MerryXmas ", he added. However, some 800,000 government workers are affected while some services that include parks and museums would be closed during the shutdown.

Autor: 0 Poroshenko declares end of martial law in Ukraine

The president said he had reached the decision "based on analysis of all the components of the security situation in the country". Russian border patrol boats fired on, boarded and seized the three Ukrainian vessels, along with 24 sailors, in November off the coast of Crimea.