Mundo

Texas Congressman Says Austin Bomber Had a List of Future Targets

Texas Congressman Says Austin Bomber Had a List of Future Targets

The fourth blast, triggered by a tripwire attached to a "children at play" sign that Conditt purchased at Home Depot, was the first on the city's more affluent west side. Three were left as parcels outside victims' homes, one by a sidewalk with a trip-wire mechanism attached and two shipped as FedEx parcels, which helped investigators unmask the bomber's identity. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Green Party leader Elizabeth May undeterred after arrest at anti-pipeline protest

Green Party leader Elizabeth May undeterred after arrest at anti-pipeline protest

He was arrested around 12:30 p.m. PT and released shortly afterwards. Protest organizers say around 100 people have been taken into custody since demonstrations in Burnaby began. ignoring the wishes of mayor and council in Burnaby and trampling on the rights of First Nations". "Non-violent civil disobedience is the moral obligation of the climate-aware, responsible citizen", said May. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Toyota showcases the new Corolla ahead of New York Auto Show debut

Toyota showcases the new Corolla ahead of New York Auto Show debut

Set to make its official debut at the New York International Auto Show 2018 next week, the 2.0-liter hatch couldn't quite wait for that and so Toyota spilled the details today. Toyota isn't saying anything about the output, but it will surpass the current Corolla's 132-horsepower 1.8-liter. The new '19 Corolla hatchback is being billed by the automaker as its "most technologically advanced small auto". Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Police shooting of Stephon Clark sparks 2nd day of protests in Sacramento

Stephon Clark was killed Sunday by two Sacramento police officers . But no weapon was found. "We are at a place of deep pain" because of recent violence directed at black people in Sacramento and elsewhere, said the Rev. The video footage came from the body cameras worn by the two officers who encountered Clark, as well as from a sheriff's helicopter that hovered overhead. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Warrior, seabird and god: Russia picks names for new weapons

Warrior, seabird and god: Russia picks names for new weapons

The comments come against a backdrop of diplomatic tussling between the United Kingdom and Russian Federation. Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were attacked with novichok, a powerful nerve agent. "I think the names are fitting, they point to the area of implementation and the specific features of these weapons", Russian Deputy Defense Minister Yuri Borisov said, according to the state-run Tass Russian News Agency . Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Kremlin calls Johnson likening Putin to Hitler 'disgusting'

Kremlin calls Johnson likening Putin to Hitler 'disgusting'

Johnson said applications to go to Russian Federation for the World Cup were about a quarter of what they were at this stage ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov kept up the attack earlier on Thursday, saying it was "a completely disgusting statement". Britain blamed the attack on Russian Federation, which fiercely denied the accusations. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

12 killed, 40 injured after auto bomb explodes near Afghanistan stadium

12 killed, 40 injured after auto bomb explodes near Afghanistan stadium

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, which went off outside the match venue in the provincial capital Lashkar Gah and in front of a crowd that included the Helmand governor and local lawmakers. Helmand police spokesman Salam Afghan told AFP that at least 10 people had been killed and 35 others wounded in the attack. So far the Taliban, Afghanistan's largest militant group, has given only a muted response. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

You may need your studded tires longer. Snow forecast for the mountains

You may need your studded tires longer. Snow forecast for the mountains

All studded tires must be removed by 11:59 p.m. April 15. Other states may have later dates, but the Washington law applies to all drivers in the state, even visitors. Three to nine inches of new snow accumulation were forecast from Friday through Sunday on Interstate 90 at Snoqualmie Pass. According to ODOT, a 2014 study says that studded tires cause $8.5 million in damage each year to state highways in OR - a cost that could be mitigated if more drivers used other types of traction ... Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Assessor de deputado gaúcho é preso em operação contra tráfico de armas

Assessor de deputado gaúcho é preso em operação contra tráfico de armas

As buscas e apreensões são cumpridas em seis regiões do Distrito Federal (Cruzeiro, Santa Maria, Jardim Botânico, Guará, Gama) e duas do Entorno (Valparaíso de Goiás e Novo Gama). Segundo a assessoria de imprensa de Germano, o parlamentar mantém confiança no funcionário, acompanha as investigações e espera que a situação seja esclarecida rapidamente. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Iraq condemns killing of civilians by Turkish forces in northern Iraq

Iraq condemns killing of civilians by Turkish forces in northern Iraq

The TSK have been targeting PKK camps in the region since March 10, said sources, who asked not to be named due to restrictions on talking to the media. This comes just a day after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced maassive expansions in the war against Syria's Kurds, suggesting an expansion into Iraq, saying that one day Turkish troops could end up in Sinjar, a Yazidi (ethnic Kurdish) town in Iraq. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

'Very close' to trade deal with S. Korea

'Very close' to trade deal with S. Korea

Trump described it as "a deal that was causing a lot of problems for our country in terms of employment and in terms of lots of other things". "The deal with South Korea, according to [commerce secretary Wilbur] Ross and [US Trade Representative Robert] Lighthizer, is very close to being finished", Trump said, referring to a revised bilateral trade pact known as Korus. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Bitcoin slumps after Japan targets major cryptocurrency exchange

Bitcoin slumps after Japan targets major cryptocurrency exchange

In the event that a warning is issued , the newspaper's coverage suggests, the financial watchdog may not have a strategy in place to compel the Hong Kong-based exchange to return Japanese investors' cryptocurrency holdings. Since the announcement, Malta's Prime Minister and leader of the Labour Party, Joseph Muscat, took to Twitter to give his view on the move, stating that 'we aim to be the global trailblazers in the regulation of blockchain-based businesses and the jurisdiction of ... Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »