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Pam the Funkstress, Prince's Personal DJ, Dies at 51

Pam the Funkstress, Prince's Personal DJ, Dies at 51

According to the East Bay Times , Warren underwent an organ transplant surgery, but was hospitalized and in critical condition up until her death. We will miss you Queen. In February 2016, during Prince's run of Bay Area concerts, Warren auditioned to serve as Prince's personal DJ. "When we first met, I was like, 'OK, Pam, don't act a fool, '" Warren told the San Francisco Chronicle in May 2016. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iraq Invites Companies to Take Part in Pipeline From Kirkuk - Oil Ministry

Iraq Invites Companies to Take Part in Pipeline From Kirkuk - Oil Ministry

The 350km pipeline which will have the capacity to transport more than one million barrels per day and will be run under an investment model known as "build-operate-transfer", oil ministry spokesperson Asim Jihad said. Interested companies have until January 24 to submit applications for pre-qualification before receiving the final tender documents. Iraq wants to build a new section of the pipeline from Kirkuk to Ceyhan to replace the old one, which was severely damaged by Daesh, the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Electrical fire displaces Texas family of eight on Christmas Eve

Electrical fire displaces Texas family of eight on Christmas Eve

Fire officials said they were able to save some of the Christmas presents in the apartment units. A woman who lives in the complex spoke to 7News and says she knows the victim. The shelter will be opening at First Baptist Church on East Main Street in Spartanburg. No one was injured in the fire and the cause of the fire remains unknown, said Pembroke firefighters, adding the home is owned by one of their firefighters. Consulte Mais Informação

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N Korea slams new United Nations sanctions as an 'act of war'

N Korea slams new United Nations sanctions as an 'act of war'

The UN Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, which would slash oil imports into the country by up to 90 percent. The country is already subject to wide-reaching sanctions imposed by the worldwide community because of its nuclear ambitions. In reaction to North Korea missile tests and threats, the US has engaged in a major joint military exercise this month with the South Korean army that ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Shoppers fearless the madness to snag last-minute Christmas gifts

Shoppers fearless the madness to snag last-minute Christmas gifts

And that goes for those who have been shopping since August and are putting the last few touches on the gifts for their family, like shopper Bill Redman, who says the goal for him to getting the correct gift is clear. "I don't really have a clear budget". Argos' research found that light bulbs, batteries and a single duvet where among the most popular products ordered on Christmas Eve using its same-day delivery or pick-up Fast Track service. Consulte Mais Informação

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"Merry Christmas" or "Happy Holidays"? Everyone has Trump on the brain

Trump had promised that this year would be different after what he saw as a trend toward giving the Christian celebration short shrift in favor of a more generic and inclusive "happy holidays" message. Mass started at the packed Palm Beach church service without Trump and the First Lady. "I'll be working very hard during that Christmas because we have many things we're talking about, including North Korea, including a lot of things happening in the Middle East, as you know", Trump told ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Fé exige respeito aos imigrantes, diz papa Francisco na Missa do Galo

Fé exige respeito aos imigrantes, diz papa Francisco na Missa do Galo

Essa é a quinta vez que Jorge Bergoglio preside a cerimônia como Pontífice. "Maria e José, para quem não havia lugar, são os primeiros a abraçar Aquele que nos vem dar a todos o documento de cidadania; Aquele que, na sua pobreza e pequenez, denuncia e mostra que o verdadeiro poder e a autêntica liberdade são os que honram e socorrem a fragilidade do mais fraco", disse o Papa na Basílica de São Pedro. Consulte Mais Informação

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Presidente Michel Temer fará pronunciamento na noite deste domingo

Presidente Michel Temer fará pronunciamento na noite deste domingo

A gravação foi feita em Brasília, antes do presidente viajar para São Paulo, para onde embarcou na última sexta (22) para passar o Natal com a família. Na mensagem natalina, o presidente diz que está "mais barato para viver" no Brasil. Contudo, ele não cogita transferir o controle da Embraer. Michel Temer ignorou as duas denúncias enfrentadas por ele na Câmara dos Deputados e focou em exaltar os resultados de sua política econômica. Consulte Mais Informação

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Preparations for Christmas with Beefed Up Security Measures Pakistan

Preparations for Christmas with Beefed Up Security Measures Pakistan

Last Sunday, nine people including four women were killed and 57 injured after a suicide attack on Quetta's Bethel Memorial Church. "We are concerned not only with safety at churches and places of worship but also any threats by Islamic State or any other security threat following the Jerusalem issue", said Malaysia's Inspector-General of Police Mohamad Fuzi Harun. Consulte Mais Informação

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World's Largest Amphibious Aircraft Completes Maiden Flight

World's Largest Amphibious Aircraft Completes Maiden Flight

It can also be used as an anti-submarine patrol aircraft, according to the reports. At 9:39 a.m., the aircraft AG600, code named "Kunlong", successfully soared into the sky from the Jinwan Civil Aviation Airport in the city of Zhuhai. However, it made only one brief flight in 1947. The AG600 puts China's controversial island-building projects in the disputed South China Sea within range. Consulte Mais Informação

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Guatemala says it is moving embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Guatemala says it is moving embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

In a short post on his official Facebook account, Morales said he chose to move the embassy from Tel Aviv after talking to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday. Many governments have long said the fate of Jerusalem must be resolved through negotiations. No country now has their embassy in Jerusalem, although the Czech Republic said it is also considering such a move. Consulte Mais Informação

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First Warning Forecast: Scattered showers for Christmas Eve

First Warning Forecast: Scattered showers for Christmas Eve

It will be a little warmer tomorrow, thanks in part to more sunshine on your Christmas day . Temperatures will be in the mid and upper 40s to near 50. Two days before Christmas , the temperatures were almost 70 degrees, and Christmas Eve day weather will be mild, with highs in the 50s. FRIDAY & SATURDAY: Any remaining rain showers will clear out by Friday morning leaving partly cloudy skies for Friday and Saturday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Venezuela government releases 36 political opponents from jails

Three dozen opponents of Venezuela's socialist government were released from prison and reunited with loved ones on Sunday as part of a wider Christmas release, a local rights group said. "I didn't commit any crime". Mass street protest began in 2014, when 43 people were killed in clashes, and have continued sporadically ever since with 125 dead earlier this year. Consulte Mais Informação

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