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Ex-jogador George Weah é eleito presidente da Libéria

Ex-jogador George Weah é eleito presidente da Libéria

Um feito um tanto quanto curioso aconteceu na manhã desta quarta-feira. Via Twitter, o novo presidente da Libéria falou da felicidade em comandar o país. Weah tem 51 anos e começou a carreira no Young Survivors Clareton. Escolhido como melhor jogador do mundo pela Fifa em 1995, ele ganhou o segundo turno do pleito contra o atual vice-presidente, Joseph Boakai, ao conseguir ganhar em 12 dos 15 condados. Consulte Mais Informação

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Explosão em supermercado de São Petersburgo faz pelo menos 10 feridos

Explosão em supermercado de São Petersburgo faz pelo menos 10 feridos

Uma investigação foi aberta por "tentativa de homicídio", de acordo com a mesma fonte. Na origem da explosão está um " engenho explosivo artesanal ", de acordo com autoridades citadas pela AFP. Esta explosão aconteceu no supermercado Perekretok, que se situa no piso térreo do centro Gigant-Kholl, localizado na zona nortdeste de São Petersburgo, numa altura em que os russos preparam a entrada no ano novo, mas também a celebração do Natal ortodoxo, que acontece a 7 de janeiro. Consulte Mais Informação

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Edward Snowden launches new security app

Edward Snowden launches new security app

Edward Snowden is behind the development of this App which uses a smartphone's various sensors to detect when your possessions might be at risk from intruders and capture evidence. The following sensors are monitored for a measurable change and then recorded to an event log on the device. " Haven can also be used as a cheap home or office security system to detect break-ins or vandalism while you're away, positioning the phone to send you photographs when someone walks within range". Consulte Mais Informação

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Islamic State terrorists flee to Libya after Syrian defeat - Russian General Staff

Russian Federation has once again accused the United States of training terrorists in Syria , this time at a military base in the south of the war-torn country. According to Gerasimov, the main forces of the ISIS fled to Libya and southwestern Asia after being defeated in Syria. Russian Federation has partially withdrawn from Syria, but Gerasimov said the fact that Moscow was keeping an air base and naval facility there meant it was well placed to deal with pockets of instability if and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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FBI Fingerprint-Analysis Software may be Compromised by Russian Code

Cybersecurity experts said the danger of using the Russian-made code couldn't be assessed without examining the code itself. French whistleblowers have gone public with explosive claims that could trigger a wholesale review of how American law enforcment agencies collaborate with other agencies around the world - at least, as far as software procurement is concerned. Consulte Mais Informação

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Perdido contacto com 1.º satélite angolano poucas horas após lançamento

Perdido contacto com 1.º satélite angolano poucas horas após lançamento

A Rússia perdeu contato nesta quarta-feira (27) com o primeiro satélite angolano de telecomunicações, lançado na terça-feira (26) da base de Baikonur, no Cazaquistão. O projecto Angosat é resultado de um estudo sobre a viabilidade da produção de um satélite angolano, efectuado pela Comissão Interministerial de Coordenação Geral do Projecto de Telecomunicações via Satélite de Apoio Multissectorial, criada por Despacho Presidencial nº 21/06, de 21 de Junho. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two injured in Southport Christmas fire

Philip Higgins, within 10 minutes of notification. A son had to jump of out of a window to escape and was taken to the hospital. The chief says crews are facing challenges battling this fire because water supply in the area is limited. At the time of the fire, seven occupants were asleep in the residence. The Fire Prevention Division will be conducting the investigation. Fairfield Fire Chief Denis McCarthy says residents should test smoke alarms and be mindful of open flames, candle ... Consulte Mais Informação

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1MDB completes payment to IPIC

1MDB completes payment to IPIC

At the end of 2015, however, problems arose when IPIC/Aabar and 1MDB could not agree over a sum of missing funds due to IPIC and the Malaysian state investor failing to settle a US$1.2 billion loan from Abu Dhabi. A brainchild of Prime Minister Najib Razak, the now defunct 1MDB was set up in 2009 to attract foreign direct investment to Malaysia's energy sector. Consulte Mais Informação

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Manhunt in Omaha for 'person of interest' in triple homicide

Manhunt in Omaha for 'person of interest' in triple homicide

Leonna is Dalton Jr.'s niece. Police say Dalton should be considered armed and risky. Dalton had served more than 11 years in prison for killing his wife Shannon Dalton in 1998. Authorities urged anyone with information to contact the Omaha Police Department's homicide unit at 402-444-5656 or, to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at 402-444-STOP, www.OmahaCrimeStoppers.org or on the P3 Tips mobile app. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lorde scraps Israel concert amid boycott calls

Lorde scraps Israel concert amid boycott calls

The 21-year-old singer formally announced on Sunday she would be pulling out of the June 5 Tel Aviv concert and refunding Israeli fans who had bought tickets. i hope one day we can all dance (sic)". "I hope one day we can all dance". Still, the promoter of this show, Eran Arielli, tried to use Lorde's age as reason for the cancellation, saying in a statement that he was he was "naive to think that an artist of her age would be able to face the pressure of appearing in Israel ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Erdogan says 'terrorist' Assad can not be part of Syria solution

Erdogan says 'terrorist' Assad can not be part of Syria solution

Syria has been locked in a vicious civil war since early 2011, when the Assad regime cracked down on pro-democracy protests with unexpected ferocity. Turning to another highly sensitive Middle East issue, Erdogan and Essebsi said their nations would never accept changes to Jerusalem's historic status after President Donald Trump's recognition of the city as Israel's capital. Consulte Mais Informação

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