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Mundo Lindsey Graham Saves The Day
Autor: 0 Lindsey Graham Saves The Day

Someone needed to point out the obvious: that the last-minute public reveal of Blasey Ford's allegations was a despicable scheme to delay the vote on Kavanaugh till after the election in the hopes that the balance of power in the senate will have shifted enough to deny President Trump a chance to appoint someone to the Supreme Court .

Mundo UP cop held after he kills Apple executive, home ministry seeks report
Autor: 0 UP cop held after he kills Apple executive, home ministry seeks report

Kalpana Tiwari said her husband Vivek, 40, was with a woman colleague whom he planned to drop at her home on his way when two police constables on a motorbike accosted them and shot him in the chest. The state government has given Rs 40 lakh in compensation to the family. A second policeman has also been arrested and were sent for medical examination to ascertain if they were drunk when the incident took place, an official said.

Mundo NHC says 100 percent chance for Leslie to become subtropical storm
Autor: 0 NHC says 100 percent chance for Leslie to become subtropical storm

Leslie became a subtropical storm last weekend before transforming into a non-tropical system for most of last week. The forecast also calls for transition to a tropical storm between 48-72 h, with the caveat that this could occur earlier. East Coast will pick up Leslie and take it back north. In BWS forecast discussion, Gary Hall said, "Short Term Forecast [Monday-Tuesday]: Tropical Storm Leslie will be at its closet point to Bermuda during this period this will be when we see our strongest ...

Mundo Ferry with 300 passengers stranded in Baltic Sea after engine room 'explosion'
Autor: 0 Ferry with 300 passengers stranded in Baltic Sea after engine room 'explosion'

Initial reports had suggested there was a fire on board. The passengers were reportedly moved to a safe place on the ship, but its engines were turned off and it is now drifting and waiting for help. DFDS said that passengers were assembled at muster stations in preparation for a possible evacuation, but it was not necessary because the "situation is under control".

Mundo Collingwood Magpies fan starts petition to reverse AFL grand final result
Autor: 0 Collingwood Magpies fan starts petition to reverse AFL grand final result

Craven has started a petition on change.org attempting to have the result of the grand final reversed, with over 4,000 people adding their signatures by Tuesday morning. Craven also took issue with two other umpiring decisions, both of which went to video replay, later being decided in West Coast's favour. "We as Collingwood supporters, as well as most of the general public feel that a grand final should be allowed to be won on merit, and not be awarded as the result of poor umpiring ...

Mundo Democrat congressman berates Trump for ‘piggish’ insult to female reporter
Autor: 0 Democrat congressman berates Trump for ‘piggish’ insult to female reporter

Trump first refused to answer questions about the Kavanaugh investigation, insulting ABC News' Cecilia Vega , who was the first to ask about the FBI probe. On the back of a new trilateral trade deal with Canada and Mexico , the United States president went off the rails, lashing out at members of the press for asking him about other issues.

Autor: 0 Brett Kavanaugh Will Not Return To Teach At Harvard University

Trump poked fun at himself while responding to questions about his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , who faces potentially career-destroying allegations. And "when pressed on his drinking, Kavanugh became either dismissive or outright hostile, and it was at those moments that you got a real sense of who this man actually is", Oliver said.

Mundo U.S. visas denied to same-sex partners of diplomats
Autor: 0 U.S. visas denied to same-sex partners of diplomats

For example, in a July ruling, Hong Kong's highest court directed the government to recognize an unmarried same-sex couple for visa purposes. Those not yet in the country will need to show they're married to secure a visa, potentially forcing those living in countries without marriage equality to choose between a posting at United Nations headquarters or family separation.

Mundo Trump authorises expansion of Kavanaugh probe
Autor: 0 Trump authorises expansion of Kavanaugh probe

A third woman, Deborah Ramirez, charged in a New Yorker magazine report that Kavanaugh exposed himself at a drunken dormitory party at Yale University, and shoved his penis in her face, forcing her to touch it while pushing him away. Not all his buddies from Yale are challenging Kavanaugh's drinking claims. What Mr Trump was clear about, however, was that while Judge Kavanaugh may have had "difficulty as a young man" with alcohol, that alone shouldn't disqualify him from the high ...

Mundo Kavanaugh Knew About Ramirez Allegation Much Earlier Than He Says
Autor: 0 Kavanaugh Knew About Ramirez Allegation Much Earlier Than He Says

Senate Democrats, who will be voting on Kavanaugh's nomination with their Republican counterparts later this week, have criticized the one-week time limit the FBI was given to conduct an investigation and its scope. Kavanaugh specifically asked about the photo and Berchem said that she remembers Ramirez being clingy during the wedding and going out of her way to avoid Kavanaugh.

Mundo Nobel de Física 2018 por trabajos en tecnología laser
Autor: 0 Nobel de Física 2018 por trabajos en tecnología laser

El Instituto Karolinska de Estocolmo ha reconocido a Ashkin por el desarrollo de las pinzas ópticas y su aplicación a sistemas biológicos . Mientras tanto, Mourou, de 74 años, y Strickland, la tercera mujer en lograr el Premio de Física, ganaron en conjunto desarrollando un método para generar pulsos ópticos ultra cortos , "el pulso láser más corto e intenso jamás creado por la humanidad", indicó el jurado.

Mundo Melania Trump arrives in Ghana, aims to focus on children wellbeing
Autor: 0 Melania Trump arrives in Ghana, aims to focus on children wellbeing

The US first lady stepped off an overnight flight from Andrews Airforce Base near Washington and onto a red carpet at Accra's Kotoka International Airport. Mrs. Trump is on a five-day tour with planned stops in Malawi, Kenya and Egypt. Would you like to get published on Standard Media websites? Earlier Tuesday she visited a baby clinic in Ghana to highlight her interest in child welfare.

Mundo Victor Álvarez: El petro como moneda es inviable
Autor: 0 Victor Álvarez: El petro como moneda es inviable

Desde la sede de la Superintendencia Nacional de Criptoactivos, la cual fue inaugurada este lunes, Maduro destacó que esta criptomoneda tiene un plan de desarrollo de 10 años y tiene como propósito impulsar el intercambio comercial internacional y la economía de la nación suramericana .

Mundo 'Unsafe and Unprofessional': Chinese warship sails within 45 yards of Navy destroyer
Autor: 0 'Unsafe and Unprofessional': Chinese warship sails within 45 yards of Navy destroyer

The Chinese ship then conducted a series of 'increasingly aggressive maneuvers, and warned the Decatur to depart the area , ' he added. These types of missions, often a thorn in Beijing's side, demonstrate that the U.S. The Chinese armed forces will continue to take all necessary steps to protect the country's sovereignty and security, the ministry said. The Chinese foreign ministry said it strongly urged the U.S.to stop its " provocative " actions.

Mundo India wants to start trade talks with USA 'immediately'
Autor: 0 India wants to start trade talks with USA 'immediately'

Trump has always been critical of Canada's dairy regulations, tweeting in June that their tariffs are "not fair to our farmers". The new trade agreement, Trump asserted, would usher in a new dawn for the country's auto industry and transform North America into a manufacturing powerhouse and allow United States to reclaim the supply chain that went out off-shores.

Mundo Laser breakthroughs win physics Nobel
Autor: 0 Laser breakthroughs win physics Nobel

The Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences on Tuesday awarded half the 9 million kronor ($1.39 million) prize to Arthur Ashkin of the United States and the other half will be shared by Gerard Mourou of France and Canada's Donna Strickland. "Advanced precision instruments are opening up unexplored areas of research and a multitude of industrial and medical applications", stated the official website.

Mundo Mutual interests push Turkey, Germany to reset partnership during Erdogan's visit
Autor: 0 Mutual interests push Turkey, Germany to reset partnership during Erdogan's visit

In Cologne , as in other German cities, were the manifestations of the opponents of the policy of Erdogan, mainly Kurds. Cansu, a 30-year-old student of Turkish origin, came from Switzerland to join the protest. "Erdogan is very popular because he has done a lot for his people", said Yusuf Simsek, 42, a computer technician with Turkish roots. The snubs echoed the lukewarm welcome the Turkish leader received at a state dinner on Friday evening hosted by German President Frank-Walter ...

Mundo Actualidad: La devastación aumenta en Indonesia
Autor: 0 Actualidad: La devastación aumenta en Indonesia

El director del programa de Save The Children , Tom Howells , señaló que la cuestión del acceso a las zonas afectadas es un "gran problema" que dificulta los rescates. En un centro de detención de Palu , construido para acoger a 120 personas, la mayoría de sus 581 detenidos salieron cuando los muros se derrumbaron.

Autor: 0 FBI digs into US, Kavanaugh's past

Kavanaugh testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on sexual assault allegations, wherein he also talked about his drinking habits. The most senior Democrat on the Senate's Judiciary Committee, Dianne Feinstein, has sent a letter urging the White House to release the written directive sent by President Trump to the FBI launching the investigation.

Mundo Canadian Dairy Farmers Aren't Happy With U.S. Trade Deal. Here's Why
Autor: 0 Canadian Dairy Farmers Aren't Happy With U.S. Trade Deal. Here's Why

Canada's loonie is also way up from where it was recently, with the Mexican peso also trading at a higher value too because of the new deal. The President said he plans to sign the deal by the end of November . The United States, Mexico and Canada have reached agreement on a new tri-lateral trade alliance. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said talks on the new pact and the question of tariffs were on separate tracks but added "we have a little bit of wind in our sails and we are very ...

Mundo Brett Kavanaugh’s classmate says he lied about drinking
Autor: 0 Brett Kavanaugh’s classmate says he lied about drinking

The incident, which occurred in September 1985 during Mr. Kavanaugh's junior year, resulted in Mr. Kavanaugh and four other men being questioned by the New Haven Police Department. The White House did not immediately respond to requests for comment Monday. On Monday, NBC News reported that the Federal Bureau of Investigation planned to talk with Ludington this week.

Mundo Capturan a
Autor: 0 Capturan a "El Machaca", asesino del periodista Mario Gómez

Explicó que el sujeto fue detenido como parte de los resultados de la investigación y en cumplimiento al convenio de colaboración interprocuradurias, se logró la detención en la Ciudad de Playas del Carmen en el estado de Quintana Roo donde huyó después del crimen.

Mundo Ahorcó a su pareja para evitar que viole a su hija
Autor: 0 Ahorcó a su pareja para evitar que viole a su hija

Ese día, cuando intentó hacerlo con la adolescente en el asiento de su camioneta, Soledad la defendió y lo mató con el cordón de su campera . La obsesión de Serna comenzó con Soledad; la celaba constantemente y se enojaba si salía de la casa.

Mundo Tristeza en Bolivia y festejo en Chile tras fallo de La Haya
Autor: 0 Tristeza en Bolivia y festejo en Chile tras fallo de La Haya

Morales dijo que su país no renunciará a la aspiración de tener acceso al mar pese al rechazo de la demanda contra Chile . ReutersLaCIJ determinó que Chile no tiene la obligación de negociar con Bolivia que este país tenga una salida soberana al mar.

Mundo Iraqi model Tara Fares murdered as she drove through Baghdad
Autor: 0 Iraqi model Tara Fares murdered as she drove through Baghdad

Fans and friends of Fares turned to social media to remember the social media star, who spent much of her time overseas, and in the more liberal Kurdistan region of Iraq. Other unknown gunmen shot dead Soad al-Ali, a female who was heading a local human rights organization on Tuesday in Basra. She didn't live according to rules set by society.

Mundo 1,200 convicts escape Indonesian prisons in quake-tsunami zone
Autor: 0 1,200 convicts escape Indonesian prisons in quake-tsunami zone

Many have spent the last days desperately searching for loved ones while dealing with the trauma of the disaster. The Indonesian military is leading the rescue effort, but following an appeal for worldwide help by the president, NGOs also have teams on the ground in Palu .

Autor: 0 Brett Kavanaugh, take a polygraph

Trump announced that the FBI had started probing the abuse allegations shortly after Republicans agreed to delay the confirmation vote on Kavanaugh to allow for such an investigation. "Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) requested an FBI investigation, the narrative changed", Glenn asserted. But on Friday, when it appeared they might not have the votes to confirm Kavanaugh without allowing a probe, they agreed to delay the confirmation vote by a week and Trump directed the FBI to investigate.

Mundo Poll Finds Majority of West Virginia Voters Want Kavanaugh Confirmed
Autor: 0 Poll Finds Majority of West Virginia Voters Want Kavanaugh Confirmed

He went on to reiterate his stance that Democrats are on a mission to "resist and obstruct" his authority as president, while stressing the importance of November's midterm elections to the crowd. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Ford also testified at the hearing about her allegation. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) decision to call for the FBI investigation.

Autor: 0 NAFTA 2.0 is just a warmup to Trump’s bout with China

The U.S. and Mexico hammered out their portions of the trade agreement in late August before the U.S. turned to Canada . (Note that experts say NAFTA both cost and created jobs.) So this new pact counts as a victory for Trump now that he's been able to alter the original agreement and get Mexico and Canada on board for a new deal.

Mundo Sale a pasear gato y regresa con bolsas de droga
Autor: 0 Sale a pasear gato y regresa con bolsas de droga

De acuerdo con información del periódico Independet , las drogas eran de clase A, que incluye sustancias como la cocaína, heroína, LSD y éxtasis . "Por lo visto, el dueño encontró esto en la cama del gato , ¡con el felino acurrucado al lado!". "Olvídese de los perros policías , deberíamos empezar a entrenar a los gatos ".

Mundo Juez de Supremo suspende autorización a Lula para conceder entrevistas
Autor: 0 Juez de Supremo suspende autorización a Lula para conceder entrevistas

Con su decisión, el magistrado atendió un pedido del Partido Novo , que consideró que la autorización de Lewandowsky supone una afronta a la legitimidad del pleito. Por su parte Lewandowski argumentó que el negar el acceso a la prensa implicaba un acto de censura . El ex sinidcalista lideraba todos los sondeos de intención de voto con un 40 % de las simpatías para las elecciones presidenciales de octubre próximo y fue el candidato inicial del Partido de los Trabajadores a ...

Mundo Siria pide que EE.UU., Turquía y Francia abandonen su territorio
Autor: 0 Siria pide que EE.UU., Turquía y Francia abandonen su territorio "inmediatamente"

No obstante, Siria celebró el acuerdo sobre la provincia siria de Idlib , única zona importante del país aún en manos de milicias rebeldes,"resultado de intensas consultas y una completa coordinación entre Siria y Rusia". Asimismo, el ministro comentó que hay fuerzas internacionales que vierten "acusaciones y escenarios para justificar una agresión contra Siria ", como cuando " Estados Unidos , Francia y el Reino Unido lanzaron una agresión en abril alegando que las armas químicas ...

Mundo Koreas Begin Removing DMZ Mines to Ease Military Tensions
Autor: 0 Koreas Begin Removing DMZ Mines to Ease Military Tensions

It's not known how many mines are at Panmunjom and Arrow Head Hill, but military commentator Lee Illwoo said the Koreas would be able to clear tens of thousands at most. They eventually plan to have 35 unarmed personnel from each side guard the village and let tourists freely cross ankle-high concrete slabs that mark the border there.