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Motoristas de aplicativos protestam no Rio contra PLC 28/2017

Motoristas de aplicativos protestam no Rio contra PLC 28/2017

Em protesto, os Apps serão desligados. O protesto é feito pela Associação dos Motoristas Profissionais de Aplicativos da Bahia, que diz representar condutores do Uber e 99POP. O texto será votado terça-feira (31) no Senado Federal. Os senadores querem aprovar um projeto de lei que tente agradar aos dois lados dessa briga que vem se arrastando há tempos no Congresso Nacional. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kobe Steel scraps earnings forecast as data scandal clouds outlook

Kobe Steel scraps earnings forecast as data scandal clouds outlook

The steelmaker eliminated its ¥10 per-share interim dividend and said it can't make a net income forecast because it might have to reimburse customers, the Kobe, Japan-based manufacturer said on Monday announcing first-half earnings. The company lowered its current profit forecast 9.1 percent to ¥50 billion, and its operating profit 6.2 percent to ¥75 billion. Revamping quality control for aluminum and copper products will increase costs and lower output, the Kobe Steel executive vice ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Storm could cause flash flooding, power outages throughout Maine Sunday night

Storm could cause flash flooding, power outages throughout Maine Sunday night

As of 10 a.m. on Monday more than 350,000 CMP customers were in the dark and more than 64,000 Emera Maine customers were out of power. Crew will work to restore power to hospitals and public safety corridors first. Never use grills inside garages, sheds or other buildings, as the fumes can be poisonous. Never operate a generator inside any structure or near a structure. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kim Wall: Submarine inventor Peter Madsen admits dismembering body of journalist

Kim Wall: Submarine inventor Peter Madsen admits dismembering body of journalist

For the past two weeks, the police has continued its search for Kim Wall's remaining body parts, as well as Wall's and Madsen's mobile phones - but so far without result. The disappearance of Wall, 30, was denounced by her boyfriend at dawn on Friday 11 August, hours after this climb aboard UC3 Nautilus - a submarine of nearly 18 meters long and 40 tons - to interview inventor. Consulte Mais Informação

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Procurador-geral da Espanha acusa líderes catalães de rebelião

Procurador-geral da Espanha acusa líderes catalães de rebelião

Maza explicou ainda que a acusação contra o presidente catalão destituído e o seu governo foi apresentada junto da Audiência Nacional, enquanto a acusação contra Carme Forcadell e os membros da mesa foi dirigida ao Supremo Tribunal. O procurador-geral da Espanha, José Manuel Maza, pediu nesta segunda-feira que sejam apresentadas acusações de insubordinação e rebelião contra os líderes da Catalunha devido à tentativa de separar a região do restante do país. Consulte Mais Informação

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ACA open enrollment starts this week

ACA open enrollment starts this week

Anyone who has an Affordable Care Act plan or who may want one should go to the website to see what's available for coverage starting January 1. New Yorkers seeking coverage effective January 1, 2018 must enroll by December 15, 2017. This means that if you are (or become) eligible for one of these programs during the course of the year, you can enroll at any time. If you have any questions about a health plan's coverage - including whether your provider is participating - you should call the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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More than 260000 without power across MA after storm

More than 260000 without power across MA after storm

Southern New England appeared to suffer the brunt of the storm damage overnight. The storm brought sustained winds of up to 50 miles per hour in some spots, with a gust of 82 miles per hour reported in Mashpee on Cape Cod in MA. National Grid also reported more than 141,000 customers were without power in NY state, Rhode Island and MA. NBC Connecticut reported that some of the harder hit communities included Fairfield, Stonington and Ledyard. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Navy ship with 2 women rescued at sea reaches Japan

US Navy ship with 2 women rescued at sea reaches Japan

They made several distress calls but eventually drifted too far out for their pleas for help to be detected from land. "The crew of the USS Ashland saved our lives", Appel said during a press briefing on Monday. The pair said at first they were anxious the Navy hadn't spotted them as the boat passed theirs a bit but were relieved when they were told it was "just procedure". Consulte Mais Informação

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China hints at blocking resolution declaring Azhar as global terrorist

China hints at blocking resolution declaring Azhar as global terrorist

Citing a lack of "consensus", China has said on Monday that it is once again not designating Masood Azhar, head of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad, as an worldwide terrorist. Asked if China is resorting to block the move repeatedly at the behest of Pakistan, Hua said: "We believe that the Committee should follow the principles of objectivity, professionalism and fairness and reach decision by a consensus based on solid proof". Consulte Mais Informação

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Abbas says he won't appoint Hamas ministers who won't recognize Israel

Abbas says he won't appoint Hamas ministers who won't recognize Israel

The meeting, held yesterday also attended by Israeli and Palestinian security officials, was the second by Kahlon and Hamdallah in recent months. At the same time, Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu received in his office in Jerusalem Donald Trump's Middle East Envoy, Jason Greenblatt and US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, several days after Netanyahu met with visiting US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Consulte Mais Informação

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