• Russian Federation to send newer, S-300 missile defense systems to Syria

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    The Russian president also informed Assad of the S-300 delivery, it said. "We're confident that these measures will cool "hot heads" and prevent thoughtless moves that threaten our servicemen", he said. "It doesn't matter if it's an S-300 or an S-700", he said. Israel has launched at least 200 strikes at Iranian and Hezbollah facilities in Syria over the past years, and has maintained a hotline with the Russian military to prevent any collisions.
  • 2nd woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

    2nd woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

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    President Donald Trump's embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faced a second accusation of sexual misconduct Sunday, leaving Republicans scrambling to save a confirmation that until recently had seemed all but certain. "The most powerful man in the world just used his position and platform to attack a sexual assault survivor ", she said on Twitter . Ford wanted to remain anonymous when she wrote to Feinstein, but was reportedly forced to come forward after the existence ...
  • EEUU planea restringir los beneficios de la tarjeta verde para inmigrantes

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    Las nuevas normas detallan una extensa cobertura de programas cuyo uso podría descalificarlos, entre los que se encuentra el Medicaid, un programa gubernamental de asistencia médica para los pobres o discapacitados. La reglamentación "coloca a la riqueza por encima de la familia, negando a las familias trabajadoras comunes un lugar en Estados Unidos ", dijo Olivia Golden, directora ejecutiva del Centro Legal de Políticas Sociales.
  • Cesó el alerta por tormentas fuertes y granizo para la Región

    Cesó el alerta por tormentas fuertes y granizo para la Región

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    El clima podría mejorar con el correr de las horas y más hacia la noche. A las 9 de la mañana avisaron que la tormenta estaba cerca y que podía haber caída de granizo . Con una mínima de 16° y una máxima de 23°. El inicio de la semana será más fresco . En tanto, el SMN también emitió un alerta para la zona cordillerana de Mendoza, y el este de San Juan.
  • Un día como hoy: 21 de septiembre | Día Internacional de la Paz

    Un día como hoy: 21 de septiembre | Día Internacional de la Paz

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    Entretanto que, en 2015 los Estados miembros de la ONU adoptaron los 17 objetivos del desarrollo sostenible. " Es hora de que todos los pueblos y naciones actúen en consonancia con lo dispuesto en la Declaración Universal de Derechos Humanos, en la que se reconoce la dignidad inherente y los derechos igualitarios e inalienables de todas las personas ".
  • Second woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

    Second woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

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    Mark Judge, the friend who was allegedly in the room with Kavanaugh and Ford, denied having any recollection of the party. When she first told a US lawmaker her harrowing allegation of a 1982 high-school sexual assault at the hands of a prep-school kid now poised to become one of America's most powerful judges, she was just an anonymous psychology professor in California - and wanted to stay that way.
  • Iran blames Gulf rivals for deadly attack on military parade

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    On June 7, 2017, 17 people were killed and dozens wounded in simultaneous attacks in Tehran on the parliament building and on the tomb of revolutionary leader Ruhollah Khomeini - the first inside Iran claimed by the Sunni Muslim extremists of the Islamic State group .
  • ¿Cuándo es el equinoccio de otoño 2018? Fecha y hora

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    El final de las vacaciones, la vuelta al cole, menos horas de luz, bajada de temperaturas, caída de las hojas... el inicio del otoño va ligado a sentimientos de nostalgia y tristeza, pero nada más lejos de la realidad si recordamos lo que se celebra desde la antigüedad: equilibrio de fuerzas entre el día y la noche, tiempo de recolección, de vendimia y una época en la que el campo y los árboles nos ofrecen auténticos manjares.
  • Nicholas Deon Thrash rape: Man caged for getting child pregnant

    Nicholas Deon Thrash rape: Man caged for getting child pregnant

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    He was found guilty in last month of 10 counts of molestation against his girlfriend's daughter, DailyMail reports. The victim, who appeared in court clutching her teddy, said he attacked at least 15 times. The mother of the girl is facing charges of neglect, aiding in child molesting and assisting a criminal over the case. "Obviously, I am extremely pleased with the sentence", Grant County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Lisa Glancy told The Washington Post.
  • Survivor pulled out of Lake Victoria ferry two days after it capsized

    Survivor pulled out of Lake Victoria ferry two days after it capsized

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    In 1996, a ferry disaster in the same region killed more than 500 people. Divers continue to search and and around the wreck of an overcrowded Tanzanian ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria on Thursday, killing over 200 people. "They had gone to the market in Bugolora to buy a school uniform and other supplies for the new school term", said Domina Maua, among those seeking information about loved ones.
  • Cae un terrorista clave de Hezbollah en Triple Frontera

    Cae un terrorista clave de Hezbollah en Triple Frontera

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    Al parecer Barakat , no actúa solo sino al frente del "clan Barakat ", integrado presuntamente por libaneses sospechosos de lavado de activos y financiación de Hezbollah . Barakat también es un ex reo; un delincuente que estuvo preso en Paraguay en 2008 por evasión . Barakat fue incluido en 2006 en la lista del Departamento del Tesoro de Estados Unidos sobre personas y entidades que financian Hezbollah en la región de la triple frontera entre Brasil , Argentina y Paraguay .
  • Delay vote to let Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser testify, Susan Collins says

    Delay vote to let Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser testify, Susan Collins says

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    Christine Blasey Ford's lawyer says her client will not appear on Monday, as senators proposed, but might do so next week on "terms that are fair". Trump's change in tone - and apparent shift in tactics - came as Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers negotiated with the Senate Judiciary Committee on the terms for her possible testimony next week in a dramatic showdown over her accusation that threatens Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation.
  • Kavanaugh Confirmation Vote Cancelled Amid Sexual Assault Claims

    Kavanaugh Confirmation Vote Cancelled Amid Sexual Assault Claims

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    Committee Democrats, already fiercely opposed to the nominee, wrote a letter to Mr Grassley objecting to the planned format of the hearing, which was announced yesterday, including having just Mr Kavanaugh and Ms Ford as witnesses. "He's sailing to confirmation, but maybe not - there's a problem here - she needs to be heard, and the Republican said let's hear from her", he added.
  • European Union pushes October Brexit agreement, threatens no deal

    European Union pushes October Brexit agreement, threatens no deal

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    Tánaiste Simon Coveney said negotiations on the Brexit withdrawal deal needed to be ramped up after British prime minister Theresa May told European leaders Chequers was the only route to a deal. May faces a fight with angry Conservatives at her party's conference in 10 days. German Chancellor Angela Merkel also said there was "a lot of work to do" before the bloc could agree a political declaration on trade, which Britain wants as part of the final Brexit divorce.
  • Duke shuts natgas plant due to Florence floods, coal ash leak feared

    Duke shuts natgas plant due to Florence floods, coal ash leak feared

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    The current breach at the Wilmington site is separate from the rupture at a nearby coal ash landfill reported at the site last weekend, spilling enough material to fill 180 dump trucks. State inspectors were able to make it to Sutton on Tuesday and to collect samples from the area around the breached coal-ash landfill. The utility later agreed to plead guilty to nine Clean Water Act violations and pay $102 million in fines and restitution for illegally discharging pollution from ash dumps at ...
  • Un reconocido médico y su esposa, acusados de violar pacientes

    Un reconocido médico y su esposa, acusados de violar pacientes

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    Aunque, en vista de las evidencias que se han encontrado, las autoridades sospechan que podría haber "cientos" de víctimas más. " Creemos que los acusados usaron su atractivo y encanto para reducir las inhibiciones de sus posibles presas ", dijo Rackauckas , según el canal de televisión KTLA-TV.
  • Kim promete desmantelar su principal central nuclear y anuncia que visitará Seúl

    Kim promete desmantelar su principal central nuclear y anuncia que visitará Seúl

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    Ha agregado que Washington celebra la reafirmación de Kim respecto a la desnuclearización de la península. Estos acuerdos llegan después de que ambos mandatarios celebraran hoy una segunda reunión en la capital norcoreana. A su vez, en la declaración conjunta las dos Coreas acordaron además incrementar los intercambios transfronterizos para impulsar el desarrollo económico común, y en concreto emprenderán antes de final de año la conexión de sus vías férreas y carreteras.
  • Kavanaugh And Accuser To Testify Publicly Before Senators Next Week

    Kavanaugh And Accuser To Testify Publicly Before Senators Next Week

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    Donald Trump Jr. shared a meme mocking the sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in an Instagram post on Sunday, dismissing the "Dems and their usual nonsense". Trump stayed publicly silent on Kavanaugh over the weekend but told reporters Monday afternoon that "a little delay" may be needed on the upcoming Senate Judiciary Committee vote.
  • Trump says he wants to hear from Kavanaugh accuser

    Trump says he wants to hear from Kavanaugh accuser

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    Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) to testify Monday. Only 31 percent of USA adults polled said they were in favor of Kavanaugh's appointment. Grassley said details about how the hearing would be conducted had not been worked out, including parameters for panel members posing questions or the possibility that committee Republicans could choose a single questioner.
  • Police respond to active shooting incident with multiple gunmen in Middleton, Wisconsin

    Police respond to active shooting incident with multiple gunmen in Middleton, Wisconsin

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    She said the building's glass entrance door was shattered. She said: "We're all software people". The motive for the shooting, which appears to have unfolded in an office building, is not yet known. He says a recorded voice message played overhead just after 10 a.m. that told employees to take cover and stay away from windows. Speaking to Madison.com, Andrew King, who works nearby described what he saw saying, "I saw a dude walking in with a gun inside the building".