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Holy Week services and events

Holy Week services and events

ELKO - Lighthouse Christian Fellowship, 2225 Industrial Way, has scheduled services for Easter. St. Mary's Catholic Church, 1501 Belmont, will hold Easter services as follows: Holy Thursday, March 29 , 5:30 p.m. Other churches in the area will hold events as well. Good Friday worship service, March 30 at 7 p.m. - Passion Week services will be held at Rehobeth AME Zion, located at 475 Rehobeth Church Road in Clarkton, at 7 p.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont faces arrest in Finland

Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont faces arrest in Finland

When police reach Puigdemont, a normal extradition process will begin, though they now have no knowledge of his whereabouts, Finnish authorities said in a statement on Saturday. He arrived in Finland on Thursday to meet legislators and attend a conference. On Friday, Spanish supreme court judge Pablo Llarena ruled a total of 25 separatist politicians, including Puigdemont, would face trial for rebellion, embezzlement or disobeying the state. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two victims of Ballinasloe road tragedy named

Two victims of Ballinasloe road tragedy named

Station Road in Ballinasloe has now re-opened in the past hour following the completion of a technical examination at the scene. The victims in their 50s were struck by one of the cars involved in the collision. The pair were walking together on Station Road yesterday evening when they were struck by the auto, which had just collided with a second vehicle, and were fatally injured. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. drags China to WTO on discriminatory technology licensing requirements

The Chinese picked U.S. farm exports because they would affect the largest number of people and make Trump unpopular ahead of a midterm election. USA efforts to boost exports of technology-based goods, begun under Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, conflict with China's plan for state-led development of global competitors in fields from robotics to electric cars. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Kingdom watchdog assessing evidence from Cambridge Analytica raid

United Kingdom watchdog assessing evidence from Cambridge Analytica raid

A British watchdog agency was granted permission to seize computer servers from Cambridge Analytica , which stands accused of improperly accessing 50 million Facebook users' data. In a statement Friday, Cambridge Analytica reiterated its previous claims that it did not use any of the data during its work for Trump. While the information Kogan gained from what was billed on Facebook as an "app used by psychologists" - such as information users had liked on their profile - was legitimate, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Governo Federal convoca 94 mil segurados do INSS para revisão do benefício

Governo Federal convoca 94 mil segurados do INSS para revisão do benefício

A lista com os nomes foi publicada no Diário Oficial da União (DOU) desta sexta-feira (23). Os beneficiários selecionados foram identificados com algum problema no endereço ou não agendaram a perícia no prazo estabelecido. O último edital publicado em agosto de 2017 convocou 55.152 pessoas, mas apenas 22 mil agendaram perícia. Se em até 60 dias esse processo de regularização não for realizado o benefício é cortado em definitivo. Consulte Mais Informação

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PRF apreende 250 mil maços de cigarro na Capital

PRF apreende 250 mil maços de cigarro na Capital

No caminhão foram encontradas aproximadamente 500 caixas do cigarro de origem estrangeira. Ainda de acordo com a polícia, os veículso forma parados no km 85 e foram encontrados vários maços de cigarros, totalizando 72.500 unidades. Segundo a PRF, o suspeito disse ter comprado os cigarros a um desconhecido em Caruaru para vender em Natal, capital do Rio Grande do Norte. A ocorrência foi encaminhada à Central de Flagrantes de Várzea Grande. Consulte Mais Informação

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No Relief for Dreamers in US Govt's Latest Spending Bill

No Relief for Dreamers in US Govt's Latest Spending Bill

So, will he or won't he sign the bill? "There's a lot of things that I'm unhappy about in this bill". UPDATE 1:31 PM ET: The president begrudgingly signed the bill, claiming that he will "never sign a bill like this again". It also fails to address the legal status of DACA recipients, also known as Dreamers. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) and her fellow Democrats overall supported the omnibus bill. Consulte Mais Informação

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California high school student planning pro-life walkout

California high school student planning pro-life walkout

The latest in a long string of deadly shootings at USA schools and universities took place a little more than a month after 17 students and educators were shot dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. I hope the government listens to the children and understands our need to be safe and will advocate for us. "We make arrests where the situation is warranted, and we have legal justification to do so". Consulte Mais Informação

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Kurdish fighters 'withdrawing' from northwest Iraq after Turkish warning

Earlier, Iraq's Foreign Ministry condemned Turkey's attacks in northern Iraq, describing them as "violations" that led to the death of a number of civilians in a statement released late Thursday. Ankara was seeking an agreement with Washington over who will secure Manbij after the YPG, which Turkey considers a terrorist organisation, withdraws from the area. Consulte Mais Informação

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