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Climate Change made rain and flooding from Harvey worse

Climate Change made rain and flooding from Harvey worse

Hurricanes Harvey , Irma and Maria battered the U.S. Gulf Coast and Caribbean earlier this year, bringing widespread flooding and wind damage. Findings were discussed yesterday at the American Geophysical Union meeting in New Orleans. "Yes", said Karin van der Wiel of the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute. "The amount of precipitation increase is worse than I expected", Michael Wehner, a senior scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and an author of the other ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Primeiro arguido do incêndio de Pedrógão

Primeiro arguido do incêndio de Pedrógão

Magda Rodrigues, advogada da Liga dos Bombeiros Portugueses que representa este segundo arguido, não precisou os eventuais crimes pelos quais ele foi indiciado. Leia a notícia completa na edição em papel. À TVI , o segundo comandante do CDOS de Leiria diz estar de "consciência tranquila". Vários dos responsáveis envolvidos no combate ao fogo e ouvidos pelo PÚBLICO na altura questionaram por seu turno as decisões do comando nacional da Protecção Civil, do desvio de meios aéreos numa fase ... Consulte Mais Informação

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OH man accused of offering Sprite, chicken Alfredo for sex with minor

OH man accused of offering Sprite, chicken Alfredo for sex with minor

Further investigation, including a review of Maruna's social media posts and contact with Youngstown State University, police were able to determine that Maruna is a YSU student. Police say Maruna sent nude photos of himself using the app and said graphic, sexual things in the chat. When Maruna was arrested, police discovered he was carrying an iPhone, a MacBook and three zip drives - in addition to "a bottle of Astroglide lubrication, Vaseline lotion, two bottles of Sprite, and chicken ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Japan says it and United States share stance pressure needed on North Korea

Japan says it and United States share stance pressure needed on North Korea

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday said that he is willing to visit North Korea for peace negotiations if there is an opportunity to do so. "Fully implemented by North Korea first of all, but fully implemented by all the other countries whose role is crucial in order to make sure that the sanctions are put in place, and that they achieve the results that we all aim which is the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula". Consulte Mais Informação

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Austria: 1 dead, 21 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant

Austria: 1 dead, 21 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant

At the moment there are about 18 wounded and one dead. " Gas supplies to Italian consumers will be ensured, since the missing imports will be covered by additional allocation of gas from national underground storage facilities", the Italian Ministry of Economic Development said in a statement, adding that it is in contact with the interested operators in order to determine the time required for the resumption of gas supplies . Consulte Mais Informação

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UN investigator to review claims that N. Koreans were abducted

UN investigator to review claims that N. Koreans were abducted

Moon plans to sign a memorandum with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday in a step toward follow-up negotiations about services and investments under the South Korea-China Free Trade Agreement. China slapped a string of measures against South Korean businesses and banned group tours to the South, in moves seen as economic retaliation. "The worst possible thing that could happen is for us all to sleepwalk into a war". Consulte Mais Informação

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Kerala law student's murderer sentenced to death

Kerala law student's murderer sentenced to death

The barbaric act is similar to the Nirbhaya case. Prosecution advocate N K Unnikrishnan said, "This was a brutal murder that shocked the conscience of Kerala". The defense counsel's argument upped tension in the court room with the judge even asking Aloor whether there is a need for him to raise his voice. This was a case where reliable evidence was adduced by the prosecution based on DNA technology, which was a 100 per cent accurate method to identify the accused. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pence delays Israel trip over GOP tax bill

Pence delays Israel trip over GOP tax bill

Delaying the Jerusalem visit and keeping the vice president in Washington allows Pence to cast that vote if tax reform moves forward next week. Diplomatic sources in Jerusalem dismissed as baseless speculation that Pence's postponement had anything to do with widespread Palestinian and Muslim criticism over the USA decision last week to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Consulte Mais Informação

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David Cameron says Donald Trump's fake news attacks erode democracy

David Cameron says Donald Trump's fake news attacks erode democracy

In his first public address since leaving office, Cameron told a conference organised by Transparency International that the use of the term "fake news" was "not just a questionable political tactic". In 2010, Federation Internationale de Football Association awarded Russia the right to host the event in 2018 - a contest the United Kingdom government, under Cameron's premiership, had hoped to win. Consulte Mais Informação

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Leader of far-right group Britain First Paul Golding arrested in Belfast

Leader of far-right group Britain First Paul Golding arrested in Belfast

Demonstrators had gathered on the same day as a republican march organised to mark the use of internment without trial by the British Army at the height of the Troubles in 1971. 'I can indicate there will be not guilty pleas to both charges, ' he said. Ms Fransen, 31, gained worldwide notoriety in November after US President Donald Trump shared anti-Muslim tweets she had posted online. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkish FM says S-400 deal 'may be' signed this week

Turkish FM says S-400 deal 'may be' signed this week

Although not yet committed to paper, if the technical aspects of the deal are finalized it could be signed this week", Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu told reporters in Ankara on December 14. Earlier, Turkish National Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli said that the control system of Russian S-400 Triumph surface-to-air missile systems, to be acquired by Turkey from Russia, will be under the control of the Turkish side. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bangladesh police looking for family, associates of NY bombing suspect

Bangladesh police looking for family, associates of NY bombing suspect

On grainy surveillance footage, commuters are seen walking through a tunnel when a burst of smoke erupts into the hallway, quickly filling it. Commuters flinch and take cover. "As I look out the window it looks like everything is getting back to normal". Ullah came to the U.S. with his parents and siblings in February 2011 on an immigrant visa, and had since become a permanent United States resident, CBS News reported . Consulte Mais Informação

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Titan Quest Headed to Consoles in 2018

Titan Quest Headed to Consoles in 2018

Along with the standard edition, a Collector's Edition will be made available. The Collector's Edition, as seen below, contains a physical copy of the game, the " Immortal Throne " expansion, a notebook, and a 9.15-inch Greek war helmet. There are a few isometric action games for the Switch, but nothing quite in line with like the classics such as Planescape, Baldur's Gate or Diablo . Consulte Mais Informação

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North Country projects to share $65M in economic development funds

North Country projects to share $65M in economic development funds

From his delusional declarations about New York's business friendliness (we're ranked last in the nation), to his snarky response about the FBI's investigation into his hiring practices, to his weird lecture to a female journalist about sexual harassment that one of his top aides was guilty of, we once again witnessed the arrogance and obfuscation of a Governor whose administration is in crisis. Consulte Mais Informação

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