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Equipe econômica defende adesão do Brasil à OCDE e continuidade de reformas

Equipe econômica defende adesão do Brasil à OCDE e continuidade de reformas

Segundo o secretário-geral da OCDE , Angel Gurría , o Brasil é o candidato mais bem posicionado para ingressar no grupo. Além do Brasil, o Conselho avalia pedidos semelhantes da Argentina, Bulgária, Croácia, do Peru e da Romênia. "O reconhecimento internacional advindo da participação na OCDE seria importante pois tende a aumentar a confiança no país e, assim, atrair mais negócios, repercutindo positivamente não só no crescimento, mas sobretudo no ambiente macroeconômico e, em especial, no ... Consulte Mais Informação

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No confirmation of shots fired at Utica College

No confirmation of shots fired at Utica College

Police told Fox News they received a call about an individual with a gun on campus. Based on reports from school officials, authorities are investigating two threats: one in Utica and one in Mohawk. UTICA - Utica College students and staff have received a message notifying them that the school is locking down due to a threat. The school described the threat as "real" and "credible" in an update around 11:50 a.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bill Cosby in court for hearing ahead of 'sexual assault' retrial

Bill Cosby in court for hearing ahead of 'sexual assault' retrial

Cosby's lawyers are trying to prevent dozens of accusers from testifying at his April 2 sexual assault retrial. Prosecutors have raised the prospect of calling as many as 19 women to the witness stand, including model Janice Dickinson , in an attempt to show a sinister flip side to Cosby's public persona as "America's Dad", cultivated through his role as an affable Jell-O pitchman and the star of the top-rated 1980s family sitcom "The Cosby Show". Consulte Mais Informação

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Canada: police add seventh victim in murder case

Canada: police add seventh victim in murder case

Det. Sgt. Hank Idsinga says the latest unidentified remains were found in a planter at the same Toronto property where six other sets of remains were found. Idsinga said on Monday that the four sets of remains that have not yet been identified do not necessarily belong to Selim Esen, Dean Lisowick or Majeed Kayhan - the three other men McArthur has been accused of murdering. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kono withholds assessment of inter-Korea talks

Kono withholds assessment of inter-Korea talks

Relations between the Koreas have warmed since the start of the year and continued to be positive following last month's Olympics. The 10-member South Korean delegation, led by National Security Office head Chung Eui-yong, was greeted by North Korean officials after landing in Pyongyang, said Kim Eui-kyeom, a spokesman for South Korea's presidential office. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man charged with shooting man in bulletproof vest at Heights party

Man charged with shooting man in bulletproof vest at Heights party

Mark Holbrook told the outlet, "It's unusual, but these things happen sometimes". His girlfriend told KTRK-TV he didn't mean to kill his friend. "It's so bad because he didn't know the gun was loaded", she told the outlet. She identifies her boyfriend as 39-year-old Jason Griffin. Homicide detectives said it is unclear if the bullet went through the vest or hit the victim directly. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump trade adviser talks tariff exemptions

Donald Trump trade adviser talks tariff exemptions

South Korea, the third-largest steel exporter to the United States after Canada and Brazil, said it would keep talking to U.S. officials until Washington's plans are finalised. "It actually didn't work, it protected inefficiencies, we lost all our export markets because our competitors who were more competitive went out and gobbled those up from us, and the auto industry had to go through a very, very painful restructuring to get to the success story it is now". Consulte Mais Informação

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China sets $175bn military budget

China sets $175bn military budget

The 2018 defence budget will be 1.11 trillion yuan ($175 billion), according to the report available to media before the first session of the 13th National People's Congress opens on Monday, Xinhua reported. China's navy has been training rigorously on the Liaoning aircraft carrier, which was bought from Ukraine and heavily refurbished. China unveiled its largest rise in defense spending in three years on Monday, setting an 8.1 percent growth target compared to 2017, fuelling the country's ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mueller subpoenas witness for documents tied to Trump, campaign associates

Mueller subpoenas witness for documents tied to Trump, campaign associates

A former Central Intelligence Agency agent said the subpoena indicates Mueller is treating Trump's team like a "criminal enterprise". The wide-ranging subpoena shows that Mueller is interested in what Trump knew about the goings-on of his campaign, and that the special counsel team is still digging through evidence for its Russian Federation investigation. Consulte Mais Informação

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ISIS propaganda video shows US soldiers under attack in Niger

ISIS propaganda video shows US soldiers under attack in Niger

The Islamic State group has published a video purporting to show an ambush in Niger in which four USA soldiers were killed last October. Four Americans were killed in the October ambush. Their position at the SUV was about to be overrun, so they did the only thing they could - ran to a location that might provide better cover. The soldier wearing the helmet camera went down. Consulte Mais Informação

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Italy's hung parliament raises prospect of far-right PM

Italy's hung parliament raises prospect of far-right PM

If the coalition does win a majority and the League comes in ahead of Forza Italia , this would open the prospect of far-right Salvini being nominated as Italy's next prime minister. This closely-watched election has been described in global media as the next big test for the European Union (EU) due to rising populist and nationalist sentiment in Italy, which has borne the brunt of the migrant crisis while grappling with a sluggish economic recovery and persistent high unemployment hovering ... Consulte Mais Informação

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