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Nashville mayor resigns following affair

Nashville mayor resigns following affair

Robert Forrest , she said she planned to stay in office. A month after she admitted to an extramarital affair with her then-bodyguard, Nashville Mayor Megan Barry has pleaded guilty to theft of property. With her departure, Vice Mayor David Briley will take over as mayor. Forrest, who had spent more than 31 years with Metro Nashville Police and supervised the mayor's security detail over three administrations, has retired. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bolsonaro lidera cenários sem Lula no 1º turno, diz pesquisa CNT/MDA

Bolsonaro lidera cenários sem Lula no 1º turno, diz pesquisa CNT/MDA

Embora Lula tenha a menor rejeição entre sete possíveis adversários na disputa, 52,1% dos entrevistados concordaram com a condenação do petista em segunda instância, contra 37,6% que disseram que ele deveria ter sido inocentado. No segundo, sem Temer, há pouca mudança. Maia não teria o voto de 55,8% dos eleitores, seguido de Marina (53,9%), Alckmin (50,7%), Bolsonaro (50,4%), Ciro (47,8%) e Lula (46,7%). Consulte Mais Informação

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Death toll in Papua New Guinea quake rises to 75

Death toll in Papua New Guinea quake rises to 75

The fallout is compounded by the suspension of the impoverished country's biggest-ever development - the PNG LNG project operated by USA energy giant ExxonMobil - as the quake-hit facilities undergo repairs for eight weeks. Australian natural gas company Santos is donating $200,000 to aid agencies in Papua New Guinea (PNG) to help get urgently-needed food, water and medical supplies to more than 30,000 people isolated in small villages following last Monday's quake. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google Doodle celebrates Gabriel Garcia Marquez's 91st birth anniversary

Google Doodle celebrates Gabriel Garcia Marquez's 91st birth anniversary

He began alternating between journalism and fiction in the late 1950s, a time preceded by years of political instability and civil unrest in Colombia . " The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast ". 'What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it '. Consulte Mais Informação

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Relação não afasta juiz Carlos Alexandre — Operação Marquês

Relação não afasta juiz Carlos Alexandre — Operação Marquês

A notícia, avançada pela SIC Notícias, foi confirmada pelo Expresso . "Juiz do Tribunal [Central de Instrução Criminal] (...) não tem fundamento legal, e é extemporâneo". José Sócrates está acusado de três crimes de corrupção passiva de titular de cargo político, 16 de branqueamento de capitais, nove de falsificação de documentos e três de fraude fiscal qualificada. Consulte Mais Informação

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Diablo III Being Ported To Nintendo Switch

Diablo III Being Ported To Nintendo Switch

However, it quickly snuffed out such rumors when it clarified the goal of the post, saying that it was just a fun engagement piece and didn't have "any current plans to announce Diablo for Switch ". Our sources could not confirm whether the game's Reaper of Souls and Rise of the Necromancer expansions will be included - but at this point it would be surprising if they were not. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian weightlifter strains to near-breaking point during competition

Russian weightlifter strains to near-breaking point during competition

The festival is an unbelievable spectacle of strength, with other events requiring participants to lift a 145kg dumbbell over their head as well as another competitor throwing a 25kg ring weight over a 10kg bar. Shivlyakov trudged away triumphantly, mopping the blood from his face with a towel. Thor Bjornsson - the Icelandic beast famous for playing "The Mountain" on Game of Thrones - completed a world-record deadlift of 472kg to shatter Shivlyakov's lift by 44kg. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google unveils new quantum computing processor called Bristlecone

Google unveils new quantum computing processor called Bristlecone

With the new quantum computer, Google is looking to achieve the best error rates it managed with its nine qubit computer but on a much larger scale. IBM has a 50-qubit machine in development, as well as a cloud service allowing researchers to test quantum algorithms. D-Wave Systems is selling a 2000 qubit adiabatic quantum annealing system and could be testing a 5000 qubit quantum annealing system. Consulte Mais Informação

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Florida senate passes bill to allow teachers to carry guns

Florida senate passes bill to allow teachers to carry guns

Legislators debated dozens of amendments to the 100-page bill Saturday before approving the measure for a Monday vote. The full House has yet to take up its version of the bill. If just one more senator voted no, the bill would have died. The exclusion was adopted by voice vote as part of a package of legislation the senate passed a short time later, 20-18, to raise the minimum legal age for buying all guns in Florida to 21 and impose a three-day waiting period for any gun purchase. Consulte Mais Informação

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Italy's early results show center-right coalition leads vote

Italy's early results show center-right coalition leads vote

With no faction winning a clear majority in Sunday's vote, a hung Parliament was expected and long, fraught negotiations to form a new coalition government lay ahead. The results confirm the defeat of the two main political forces that have dominated Italian politics - Forza Italia and the center-left. The League, which only captured 4 percent of the national vote in the last general election in 2013, was particularly strong in the north, its traditional base. Consulte Mais Informação

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Skoda Vision X Concept revealed, CNG hybrid drivetrain for small SUV

Skoda Vision X Concept revealed, CNG hybrid drivetrain for small SUV

The Vision X gives a strong indication as to how the third and smallest SUV in the Skoda range will look, but it also previews a clever new hybrid engine. While the exterior features a more expressive evolution of Skoda's latest design language, the cockpit showcases a new, youthful style with a minimalist dashboard that is topped by a high-resolution multimedia screen, race-style bucket seats in the front and back and bright green highlights to match its body colour. Consulte Mais Informação

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Honda Urban EV order books open in 'early 2019'

Honda Urban EV order books open in 'early 2019'

The new model go on sale in early 2019 and be Honda's first mass-produced electric vehicle in the UK. How much of the concept cool will carry to production remains to be seen. Bench seats front-and-rear are trimmed in grey fabric, offset by wooden trim on the dashboard. Slightly smaller than the Honda Jazz light-car, the Honda Urban EV is understood to be based on an entirely new platform, but no details of its electric motor, battery pack, charging time or driving range have been announced. Consulte Mais Informação

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East Timor: Australia border treaty to be signed in NY on Tuesday

East Timor: Australia border treaty to be signed in NY on Tuesday

Following a final round of negotiations in Kuala Lumpur last month, Australia and East Timor agreed to the treaty that delimits the maritime boundary between them in the Timor Sea and establishes revenue-sharing arrangements. East Timor will be a big victor under the treaty with Australia that will cover the Greater Sunrise gasfield. It is likely to improve relations between the two allies strained by an Australian intelligence spying scandal over the disputed oil and gas fields, especially ... Consulte Mais Informação

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