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Incêndio na Trump Tower deixa dois feridos em Nova York

Incêndio na Trump Tower deixa dois feridos em Nova York

O fogo já foi apagado, informou o Departamento de Bombeiros da cidade de Nova York . O incêndio terá tido origem no sistema de ventilação da torre, junto ao telhado do edifício. A Trump Tower , com sua fachada de vidro, apartamentos de luxo e salas comerciais, tornou-se um ícone de Nova York desde sua abertura, em 1983. A Trump Tower fica localizada na Quinta Avenida, uma das vias mais movimentadas de Nova York , que foi fechada pelos serviços de emergência. Consulte Mais Informação

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Stolen Police SUV Slams Into Hoboken Ferry Terminal

Stolen Police SUV Slams Into Hoboken Ferry Terminal

Several officers could be seen around the vehicle, and the area was cordoned off with police tape. Meanwhile, the terminal's waiting room is closed while authorities continue their investigation. and tried driving it into the waiting room of the train station - but didn't make it past the doors, an NJ transit police spokesman said. A disabled Amtrak train also delayed NJ Transit trains from entering Penn Station. Consulte Mais Informação

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France registers record asylum requests in 2017

France registers record asylum requests in 2017

In France , many asylum seekers arrived in 2017 in countries in West Africa, in particular Côte d'Ivoire, whose number grew nearly double - to 3243 Congo - 2941, and Algeria - 2456. The number of satisfied requests in France has decreased from 38 per cent in 2016 to 36 per cent a year ago. The second largest number of requests came from Afghans, with 5,987 requests (up 6 percent) followed by Haitian nationals whose requests remained stable at 4,934. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pence reschedules Middle East trip for later this month

Pence reschedules Middle East trip for later this month

A Palestinian legislator, who asked not to be identified, said there was probably truth in the Times report about Egypt . Cairo voiced anger on Sunday over a New York Times article that said the paper had obtained recordings of an Egyptian intelligence officer directing talk show hosts to play down the United States recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and that Palestinians should content themselves with a capital in Ramallah. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sheriff's deputy shot, killed in the line of duty

Sheriff's deputy shot, killed in the line of duty

The Sheriff's Department says one suspect was found dead at the scene, but another male suspect is still at large and is considered armed and unsafe. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office had not released the deputy's name early Monday. Another suspect is still at large. Deputies were chasing them when the shooting erupted and one officer was struck by gunfire, the Tacoma News Tribune newspaper reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cold wave sweeps North India; freezing temp in Himachal

Cold wave sweeps North India; freezing temp in Himachal

At many places in the State the temperatures remained below freezing point, an official of the meteorological office said adding there was no chance of rain and snow across the state for a week more. High-altitude areas of Jammu region experienced light snowfall over the past few days, as a result of which several parts, including Bhaderwah and Banihal, were reeling under sub-zero night temperature. Consulte Mais Informação

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Punjab begins farm debt waiver, farmers, AAP protest

Punjab begins farm debt waiver, farmers, AAP protest

Farmers were issued debt waiver certificates on the occasion. Mansa SSP Parambir Singh Parmar said that the AAP MLAs and Farmers were stopped from heading towards grain market to maintain law and order situation. Badal said. In case any marginal and small farmer is deprived of debt relief scheme, then he/she can submit his/her representation to the Assistant Registrar of Cooperative Societies or Sub Divisional Magistrate of the respective district, which would be resolved promptly to his/her ... Consulte Mais Informação

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2017 the costliest year in United States history for natural disasters

2017 the costliest year in United States history for natural disasters

It broke the previous record set in 2005, when Hurricane Katrina and other disasters caused $215 billion in damage to the U.S. The number of events (16) ties 2011 for most billion-dollar disasters in a single year. Average annual temperatures for the contiguous United States were 54.6 degrees Fahrenheit (12.6 degrees Celsius), 2.6 degrees Fahrenheit above the 20th century average and the third warmest since recordkeeping began in 1895, following 2012 and 2016, the agency said. Consulte Mais Informação

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China's yuan to eventually stabilise around 6.6 vs dollar

China's yuan to eventually stabilise around 6.6 vs dollar

The yuan rose around 6.8 percent against the greenback in 2017, recovering from a 6.5 percent loss in 2016 and reversing three straight years of depreciation. The Chinese yuan will likely stabilise to around 6.6 against the dollar in the longer-term, in line with Beijing's aim to maintain a steady and neutral monetary policy, the Shanghai Securities News reported today, citing a central bank adviser. Consulte Mais Informação

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Billionaire donor Steyer says he won't run for office in 2018

Billionaire donor Steyer says he won't run for office in 2018

Steyer said. He announced the moves Monday at a news conference in Washington that was heavily attended by political reporters anticipating a possible 2018 run for the Senate or governor in California or even a presidential bid in 2020. Supporters of the campaign will deliver copies of Fire and Fury , the new book that's roiled Washington with claims about Trump's fitness for the presidency, to all 535 members of Congress, he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Justices give Georgia death row inmate new round of appeals

Justices give Georgia death row inmate new round of appeals

Tharpe had been scheduled to be put to death by lethal injection in a Georgia state prison on September 26 but the Supreme Court granted his last-minute stay application so it could have more time to decide whether to hear his appeal. "We look forward to pressing Mr. Tharpe's case in the Eleventh Circuit per the U.S. Supreme Court's direction". "Gattie's remarkable affidavit - which he never retracted - presents a strong factual basis for the argument that Tharpe's race affected Gattie's ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Princess Charlotte dons a pink backpack for 1st day of preschool

Princess Charlotte dons a pink backpack for 1st day of preschool

With a little backpack on her bag, she's wearing a wine jacket with matching shoes and bow in her hair. As was the case with Prince George when he started nursery two years ago, the Duchess of Cambridge took the photos. The youngster started primary school at Thomas's in Battersea in September. Charlotte may be enrolled in the afternoon school, which is less structured than the morning session but provides a similar wide range of activities including art and music. Consulte Mais Informação

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Economists Upbeat on German Economy Despite Manufacturing Slip

Economists Upbeat on German Economy Despite Manufacturing Slip

The ministry said Monday that there was a 0.7 percent gain in orders from other nations in the 19-nation eurozone, but domestic demand was off 0.4 percent and there was a 1.2 percent drop in orders from countries outside the eurozone. On Friday, official data showed retail sales surged more than expected in November and were estimated to have risen sharply in 2017 overall, supporting the view that private consumption helped growth in Germany past year. Consulte Mais Informação

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