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Team USA skiers use VR to train for 2018 Winter Olympics

Team USA skiers use VR to train for 2018 Winter Olympics

After falling out with his country's skating union, Ahn gave up his South Korean passport and switched allegiance to Russian Federation in the run-up to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, where he won three golds and a bronze. He added he wants to clarify Japan's stance on the 2015 agreement of the two countries about wartime sex slaves when he meets with Moon. ROC Vice President Stanislav Pozdnyakov said that he discovered the absence of athletes including Ahn, Ustyugov, and Shipulin from ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump flies out for Davos pushing 'America First' agenda

Trump flies out for Davos pushing 'America First' agenda

The former real estate tycoon is "firmly committed to being the best salesperson the United States has to drive economic growth and drive prosperity and drive a better quality of life for American citizens", Cohn said. "We have noticed Prime Minister Modi remarks against protectionism and his remarks showed that globalisation is a trend of the times". World leaders must work together to solve today's pressing problems or risk sleepwalking to disaster, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said ... Consulte Mais Informação

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3 a 0: maioria em tribunal condena Lula em segunda instância

3 a 0: maioria em tribunal condena Lula em segunda instância

Após os ritos iniciais, o relator Gebran Neto leu seu relatório por quase três horas antes de proferir seu voto: condenação e aumento da pena para Lula, condenação e redução de pena para os delatores. "Enquanto esse coração velho bater, pode estar certo de que a luta vai continuar". Ao final do seu voto, Paulsen determinou que a pena deve ser imediatamente executada se esgotados todos os recursos ainda cabíveis no âmbito da segunda instância. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lula pode ser preso? E ficar inelegível? Veja o que dizem especialistas

Porém, o tribunal divulgou a informação que uma eventual determinação da ordem de prisão contra Lula só será expedida após o julgamento de todos os recursos possíveis na Corte. "E mais do que tudo, nenhuma chance de Lula seguir candidato até 7 de outubro", escreveu no artigo. Em 2016, foram 145 candidatos com registro indeferido eleitos no Brasil. Consulte Mais Informação

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Australian Open: Elise Mertens shocks Elina Svitolina to make semi-finals

Halep scampered to the first set in 25 minutes and, after dropping the second set against the run of play, squandered two match points in the third before saving two from Kerber as she served for the match at 6-5. "I am proud of myself". It's been six years since she last held the top spot and it would be the longest gap between stints at No. 1 since the rankings were introduced in 1975. Consulte Mais Informação

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UK Defence Minister Claims Russia Could Kill Thousands in Infrastructure Attack

UK Defence Minister Claims Russia Could Kill Thousands in Infrastructure Attack

In unusually alarmist words from a senior minister, Williamson told the Daily Telegraph that, in its research on United Kingdom power supply connections with Europe, Moscow appeared intent on sowing "panic" and hurting Britain. "They are looking at these things because they are saying these are the ways that we can hurt Britain". The warning comes after the chief of the National Cyber Security Centre, Ciaran Martin, said earlier this week that Russian Federation had already staged ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Erdogan criticize Trump over supporting Kurdish armed groups in Syria

Erdogan criticize Trump over supporting Kurdish armed groups in Syria

The statement also said Trump expressed concern about "destructive and false rhetoric" coming from Turkey, but did not specify what Trump was talking about. A Kurdish official told dpa that United States soldiers remain inside Manbij. Turkey's military operations, now entering into their fifth day, have involved up to 13,000 fighters, according to estimates provided by rebel groups supporting the Turkish offensive. Consulte Mais Informação

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Minnesota Governor Pays $6k for Home State Super Bowl Seat

Minnesota Governor Pays $6k for Home State Super Bowl Seat

Gov. Mark Dayton expressed regret Wednesday that the Minnesota Vikings won't play the February 4 game in Minneapolis . An aide said Dayton paid a ticket broker roughly $6,000 for a seat in the lower level at U.S. He signed legislation that provided nearly $500 million of the $1.1 billion cost of its construction, which he said at the time would be the "people's stadium". Consulte Mais Informação

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Modi greets nation on 69th Republic Day

Modi greets nation on 69th Republic Day

Besides the armed forces, 700 students from across the country are also participating in the Republic Day celebrations. The ASEAN flag will fly in the sky over Rajpath for the first time this Republic Day. Tableaux from 14 States and Union territories, nine Central Ministries, Departments and Central Paramilitary Force will present the varied historical, art and cultural heritage of the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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City council reverses controversial decision

City council reverses controversial decision

However, council members say that resolution would essentially boycott Israel. City Hall is under construction, so the meeting was held in in Algiers. She said in a news release she supports withdrawal of the resolution. We've reached out to one of the resolution's cosponsors, New Orleans City Council Member-at-Large Stacy Head but our phone call had not been returned at the time this article was published. Consulte Mais Informação

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