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Philippines bans foreign research at undersea plateau

Philippines bans foreign research at undersea plateau

Leones, who also serves as DENR Undersecretary for Policy, Planning and International Affairs, said there is now a call for coordination among government agencies in terms of the exploration in Philippine Rise. "It is a revocation of all licenses and henceforth any foreign entity that wishes to conduct research can apply to the usual body and in addition there must be the personal approval of the NSA", he added. Consulte Mais Informação

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Christian wedding cake baker wins Calif. court battle

Christian wedding cake baker wins Calif. court battle

LiMandri argued in Friday's court hearing that Miller doesn't discriminate against same-sex couples , but refuses to use her artistic talents to express a message that conflicts with her religious beliefs about marriage. For this court to force such compliance would do violence to the essentials of Free Speech guaranteed under the First Amendment". Lower courts had previously ruled that Jack Phillips, the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, had violated the state's accommodation laws by refusing ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Hotel desaba após terremoto de magnitude 6.4 atingir Taiwan

Hotel desaba após terremoto de magnitude 6.4 atingir Taiwan

De acordo com os meios de comunicação locais, várias equipas de emergência encontram-se já a prestar socorro nos locais mais afetados, nomeadamente no referido hotel, onde segundo as autoridades se encontram cerca de 30 pessoas. O governo de Taiwan e a imprensa local, citando informações do serviço de bombeiros, relataram que outra unidade hoteleira, conhecida como Beautiful Life Hotel, também colapsou e que o Hospital Nacional de Hualien sofreu igualmente danos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eunício: Senado não irá correr para votar Previdência

Eunício: Senado não irá correr para votar Previdência

Colocar em pauta é diferente de votar. Em seu discurso, o presidente do Senado, Eunício Oliveira , além de apoiar a reforma, defendeu a votação de um pacote de projetos sobre segurança pública. "Não adianta ficarmos falando agora sobre hipóteses", afirmou Arthur Maia. De acordo com o deputado, a chamada emenda aglutinativa da reforma se resumirá a quatro pontos-chave: a retirada de qualquer menção a trabalhadores rurais, a garantia da manutenção do benefício de prestação continuada, o ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Majority of Republicans believe FBI, Justice Dept. trying to 'delegitimize' Trump

Majority of Republicans believe FBI, Justice Dept. trying to 'delegitimize' Trump

The vote will send the 10-page Democratic memo to the White House as soon as Monday night, giving Trump until Friday to decide whether to allow its release. "This was and is an effort to basically say, 'The president is vindicated, we don't need ... the Mueller investigation anymore'". It's simply not possible, on any level, to take seriously the histrionics from Trump and his true-believer allies over the Nunes memo - except as evidence of how far the GOP has plunged into cynicism ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Judge Sentences Larry Nassar to Another 40 to 125 Years In Prison

Judge Sentences Larry Nassar to Another 40 to 125 Years In Prison

The MSU athletic director retired soon after. But Mr. Engler's appointment was met with student protests, and the trustees are facing a possible no-confidence vote by the faculty, the Lansing State Journal reported . But more than 260 women and girls say he abused them, including while he worked at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics . In total, his potential sentence is 360 years. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wall Street Plunge: Biggest Value Dive in Six Years

Wall Street Plunge: Biggest Value Dive in Six Years

S. Treasury prices gained as volatile equity markets led investors to seek out lower-risk bonds, though many investors remained nervous after a week-long bond rout sent yields on Monday to four-year highs. Treasurer Scott Morrison believes the big dive on the USA stock market is a recalibration associated with recent economic data. The Dow's point loss would be its biggest of all time, though in percentage terms, its 5.6 percent decline wasn't as big as its worst drop during the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Appeals court refuses to scuttle $25 million Trump University settlement

Appeals court refuses to scuttle $25 million Trump University settlement

The San Francisco-based three-judge panel said in a 21-page ruling Tuesday that one student's wish to back out of the $25 million settlement deal before it was finalized was not proper. Trump had pledged not to settle and fight all the way to a court showdown, but after he won the election in November 2016, his lawyers settled three fraud cases on his behalf, for a total of $25m, including restitution and fines. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man found guilty of murdering his grandmother

Man found guilty of murdering his grandmother

Mr Lewis said Rogers confessed to ex Rhian Morris, the mother of his child, that he'd given his grandmother "a load of tablets". During their relationship he also told her: "You want to be careful or I'll do to you what I did to her". She said she'd inherited only a washing machine and a tumble dryer after her mum's death, and her son's recorded admissions had been a "joke". He said he would study sentences passed by other judges for mercy killings before deciding on the minimum terms. Consulte Mais Informação

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TRF4 publica a condenação de Lula

TRF4 publica a condenação de Lula

O trecho menciona o caso julgado em fevereiro de 2016 pelo STF no qual a corte, por maioria de votos, negou o habeas corpus e entendeu que a possibilidade de início da execução da pena após a confirmação da sentença em segundo grau não ofende o princípio constitucional da presunção da inocência. Consulte Mais Informação

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