Mundo

Twitch Prime subscribers will get free monthly games, starting this week

Twitch Prime subscribers will get free monthly games, starting this week

We're digging into our archives to bring you the best of our previously released games, starting with a pair of critically acclaimed titles: Superhot and Oxenfree . Unless Free Games with Prime deviates from Twitch's usual delivery method (the company's announcement blogpost was a bit light on details), you'll likely be required to install the Twitch Desktop App in order to access your monthly games. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Woman dies in Kelowna house fire

Woman dies in Kelowna house fire

Witnesses say the man pulled into the homes' driveway and honked his horn repeatedly to alert those still believed to be sleeping inside. "Investigators believe that the woman re-entered the residence for an unconfirmed reason", Cpl. Springfield Road was closed and traffic rerouted while crews battled the fire . Springfield Road has since reopened. Fire and police officials are investigating the cause. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

China's foreign ministry defends Duterte record on drugs, terrorism

China's foreign ministry defends Duterte record on drugs, terrorism

The UN Special Rapporteur for Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, a Philippine national, has been accused of terrorism by her government for her work on the rights of indigenous peoples. The petition specifically named the top 18 leaders of the Communist Party of the Philippines. Duterte conceded that human rights investigators would likely be angered by his advice, but he insisted silence in response to their questions is legal under Philippine constitutional law. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Manafort's Judge Says There's A 'Real Chance' He Dies In Prison

Manafort's Judge Says There's A 'Real Chance' He Dies In Prison

Ellis III of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia wrote Tuesday. "Defendant faces the very real possibility of spending the rest of his life in prison", Ellis wrote. Last month, in Alexandria, Mueller's team obtained a second indictment of Manafort on 18 tax, bank fraud and bank fraud conspiracy charges. Judge Amy Berman Jackson, who is presiding over Manafort's criminal case in Washington, D.C., set a September 17 trial date for the conspiracy, money laundering, and ... Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Government moots concessional financing of solar projects

Government moots concessional financing of solar projects

This comes even as India chases the world's largest renewable programme, targeting 175 gigawatts (GW, or 1,000 megawatts) of renewable power by 2022 against its current capacity of around 60 GW. Modi said. The awarded projects-including 22 utility-scale solar farms, three wind farms and one hydroelectric project-are expected to create more than 3,000 short- and long-term jobs, generate enough clean energy to power more than 430,000 homes and reduce carbon emissions by more than 1.6 ... Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Iraq PM lifts flight ban to Kurdish region's airports

Iraq PM lifts flight ban to Kurdish region's airports

This prompted Baghdad to impose a raft of punitive sanctions on the KRG, including a ban on global flights into and out of the Kurdish region. A statement by his office said Abadi signed a decree to lift the ban after receiving positive response from the Kurdish local authorities "to restore the federal authority in the two airports in accordance with the Constitution of Iraq ". Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Google Assistant adds iPad support, joins Alexa and Cortana as Siri rivals

Google Assistant adds iPad support, joins Alexa and Cortana as Siri rivals

Not much, as Google obviously wants to keep the Assistant experience as similar as possible across both platforms. More screen real estate simply means that you don't have to exit one app just to hop into Google Assistant . I've been using the Google Assistant on and off over the last few weeks and for most tasks, it does a far better job compared to Siri or Alexa. In May of previous year, Google announced it was bringing Google Assistant to iPhones. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Trudeau, Trump talk tariffs

Trudeau, Trump talk tariffs

U.S. President Donald Trump greets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 11, 2017. Mexico is also a member nation of the trade deal. His comments came amid rising global trade tensions in the wake of a United States decision to impose steep tariffs on imported steel and aluminium. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Former Cuomo Aide Percoco Convicted On Corruption Charges

Former Cuomo Aide Percoco Convicted On Corruption Charges

He faces a maximum of 20 years in prison. The verdict against Joseph Percoco is the highest-profile federal corruption conviction in NY since the 2015 convictions of two former leading state legislators, which were later overturned. "Albany stays on trial", said Blair Horner, executive director of the New York Public Interest Research Group, who called the verdict "a wake-up call to Albany to do something to clean up its ethics act". Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »