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Meat tax "inevitable" as governments strive to meet Paris Agreement requirements

The increase in meat consumption is causing a negative impact on the climate and it's also posing some important health risks. That's why we've seen 16 countries adopt a sugar tax in recent years. "Far-sighted investors should plan ahead for this day", he said. "It's hard to imagine concerted action to tax meat today, but over the course of the next 10 to 20 years, I would expect to see meat taxes accumulate". Consulte Mais Informação

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Net neutrality repeal - what could it mean?

Net neutrality repeal - what could it mean?

Last week, internet users flooded the front page of Reddit with posts shaming their representatives for selling out to the telecom industry-and applauding those who have stood firm in their support for net neutrality. Despite these arduous collective efforts by individuals throughout the country, the repeal is still expected to pass. The FCC has received a record 22 million comments regarding their plans, and many websites have banded together to protect internet freedom. Consulte Mais Informação

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Justiça Federal aceita denúncia contra Rocha Loures por corrupção passiva

Justiça Federal aceita denúncia contra Rocha Loures por corrupção passiva

Ele foi preso a pedido do ex-procurador-geral da República Rodrigo Janot, mas ganhou o direito de cumprir prisão domiciliar enquanto responde ao processo criminal. Essa denúncia é a mesma que foi apresentada contra o presidente Michel Temer e foi barrada pela Câmara dos Deputados. Com a decisão, o ex-parlamentar passou à condição de réu nas investigações iniciadas a partir das delações da JBS . Consulte Mais Informação

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WWE Superstar Rich Swann arrested for false imprisonment, battery

WWE Superstar Rich Swann arrested for false imprisonment, battery

Swann was suspended indefinitely this weekend due to the company police on domestic abuse. Wrestler Rich Swann is being held without bail in a Florida jail after he was arrested and charged with battery and false imprisonment. A witness allegedly observed this and saw Swann "shove her back in the auto while she screamed for help", the arrest document said. Riggs, an independent wrestler, had just competed at an event and Swann was critical of her performance. Consulte Mais Informação

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Spain orders removal of art work from Catalonia

Spain orders removal of art work from Catalonia

The works include burial caskets of three prioresses from the fifteenth-century monastery, as well as six alabaster reliefs by the French sculptor Gabriel Joly from around 1530. The political conflict between Spain and Catalan separatists remains acute, with less than two weeks to go until a regional election in Catalonia as pro-independence figures remain behind bars. Consulte Mais Informação

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A few BJP leaders behaving like ISIS, says Ramalinga Reddy

A few BJP leaders behaving like ISIS, says Ramalinga Reddy

BJP leader and former Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar, who had defended Mr. Simha's actions, had paid glowing tributes to Tipu Sultan in the preface of a book on the 18th Century warrior king penned by historian Sheikh Ali, Mr. "My statement was basically against these two leaders who are trying to disturb peace in the state". "We will send the Congress leaders where they belong", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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EW Jackson announces US Senate campaign, attacks Corey Stewart

EW Jackson announces US Senate campaign, attacks Corey Stewart

Senate candidate Roy Moore , who has been accused of pursuing sexual contact with teenagers while he was in his 30s. Kaine is running for re-election in 2018. The second-term delegate from Culpeper has a conservative voting record and libertarian streak. Stewart and Jackson are expected to compete for the hardcore, anti-establishment voters that hold sway in Republican primaries. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shopian attack: Injured bank guards succumb

Shopian attack: Injured bank guards succumb

Earlier, three militants, believed to be Lashkar-e-Tayyaba (LeT) cadres and a woman resident, were killed during an encounter in Handwara area of frontier Kupwara district, the police said. It was not immediately known if militants have looted cash from the vehicle or snatched service rifles of the bank guards. Security forces were rushed to the spot to hunt for the militants. Consulte Mais Informação

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Corsican nationalists vow to force concessions from Macron as they consolidate power

Corsican nationalists vow to force concessions from Macron as they consolidate power

The governing For Corsica coalition (Pè a Corsica ) won 56.5% of votes in the second round of polling on Sunday. The nationalist parties on Corsica , an island of 320,000 people, have called for greater autonomy from Paris. The party of President Emmanuel Macron, La République En Marche, got 12.7% of the vote in Corsica . Unlike in Catalonia, nationalists in Corsica have downplayed any ambitions for secession, saying the island - where Napoleon was born in 1769 - lacked the Spanish ... Consulte Mais Informação

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U. Mobile Professor Develops Christmas Tree Light Calculator

U. Mobile Professor Develops Christmas Tree Light Calculator

The two firs have needles stiff enough to support ornaments, as does the spruce, but the spruce also packs a sharp needle, which make them less than ideal for families with children who want to help hang the bulbs, Yeager said. The tree shortage is affecting wholesalers, he said. At Turkey Hill, customers cut down their own trees, therefore, if a tree isn't purchased this year, it can keep on growing and will be good to sell for next year, Butt said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chavism Opens Way to 2018 Presidential Elections

Chavism Opens Way to 2018 Presidential Elections

Various polling places appeared to be sparsely filled throughout Sunday, with only handfuls of people seen casting ballots. He said only parties which took part in Sunday's mayoral polls would be able to contest the presidency. Low turnout marked the municipal vote along with the abstention of opposition parties that refused to participate due to their lack of trust in the National Electoral Council (CNE). Consulte Mais Informação

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UNICEF seeks protection for children from online abuse, exploitation

UNICEF seeks protection for children from online abuse, exploitation

Around 346 million young people aged 15 to 24 are not online, "exacerbating inequities and reducing children's ability to participate in an increasingly digital economy". The report explores the benefits digital technology can offer to all children, especially the most disadvantaged - increasing their access to information, building skills for the digital workplace, and giving them a platform to connect and communicate their views. Consulte Mais Informação

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OVERKILL's The Walking Dead - Aidan Trailer

OVERKILL's The Walking Dead - Aidan Trailer

Overkill's The Walking Dead game is a four-player co-op multiplayer first-person shooter set in Washington, DC, as the outbreak brings the dead back to life. Much like Left 4 Dead and games of its ilk, you'll never quite know where the next shambling horde is coming from, so it's good to stay one step ahead of the zombies, lest you become lunch. Consulte Mais Informação

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