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Incêndio em edifício de Londres começou em uma geladeira com defeito

Incêndio em edifício de Londres começou em uma geladeira com defeito

A superintendente do departamento de investigação, Fiona McCormack, disse que o modelo Hotpoint, FF175BP, não estava sujeito a recall e que o fabricante estava fazendo novos testes. A BBC já havia apontado o material instalado há dois anos em uma reforma na fachada como uma das possíveis causas da rápida expansão do fogo. Sobre o polêmico revestimento usado na torre, que aparentemente continha polietileno - produto altamente inflamável -, Fiona se limitou a dizer que não cumpria com "os ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Países árabes apresentam lista de exigências ao Qatar

Países árabes apresentam lista de exigências ao Qatar

No total, são citadas 13 exigências, inclusive a interrupção de todos os laços com a Irmandade Muçulmana, com o Hezbollah, Al Qaeda e o Estado Islâmico, grupos considerados extremistas pela Arábia Saudita e seus aliados. Apesar de não ter ainda reagido à revelação do ultimato, o ministro dos Negócios Estrangeiros do Qatar, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, afirmou esta segunda-feira que Doha não iniciaria negociações com aqueles países árabes antes de as medidas adoptadas contra o Qatar serem ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Metroid II: Samus Returns' European Special Edition Looks Fantastic

Metroid II: Samus Returns' European Special Edition Looks Fantastic

That has seen those in North America quickly seethe with jealousy, as the region's Special Edition will only contain a physical copy of the game, the same sound selection CD, and a reversible title sheet insert for the game case. And remember that time 30 minutes later when Nintendo announced that there'd also be a new Metroid on 3DS, and everybody's bum exploded too? Sadly, I can not seem to find the Legacy Edition listed on any of the internet shops yet (and I'm still waiting for ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Airbus concedes defeat to Boeing in Paris order race

Airbus concedes defeat to Boeing in Paris order race

In total, Boeing and Airbus announced more than $114 billion in new business. CDB Aviation signs memorandum of understanding for 42 MAX 8; 8 787-9 and 10 737 MAX 10 jets, worth in total about $7.4 billion at list prices. Together with aerodynamic improvements, Airbus said the planes will be 13 per cent cheaper to operate on a per seat basis from current models. For the last four consecutive years, FlightStats has recognized Copa as "Best Airline in Latin America" for its on-time ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea tests rocket engine

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the United States believes could be part of its programme to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, a USA official told Reuters on Thursday. South Korea began developing Hyunmoo-2 after a 2012 agreement with its ally, the United States, to increase the range of its weapons to 800 kilometers (500 miles) and raise the warhead limit to 500 kilograms (1,100 pounds). Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

It hasn't been confirmed if the latest test was conducted on the same type of engine or an improved version. In media interview, Moon apparently seeking to stress importance of environmental impact assessment ahead of US summit President Moon Jae-in said in a June 22 interview with Reuters that the initial South Korea-US agreement on the THAAD deployment had only one of six launchers in the battery to be deployed this year, with the remaining five to be deployed in 2018. Consulte Mais Informação

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Four GOP senators to oppose current Republican health care bill

The House waiver allowing higher premiums for some people with pre-existing serious illnesses was added shortly before that chamber approved its bill last month and helped attract conservative support. A number of states, including SC, declined to expand Medicaid to provide Obamacare to a larger clientele. Republican leaders are pushing to hold a vote on the legislation before lawmakers leave for the July 4 recess. Consulte Mais Informação

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Portugal forest fires kill 62 near Coimbra

Portugal forest fires kill 62 near Coimbra

Authorities said the fire in the mountainous region of Pedrogao Grande, which killed many people in their cars as they tried to flee the blaze, was 85 percent under control after more than 1,000 firefighters toiled overnight. Costa has called for " immediate explanations " from authorities but insisted that there was "no evidence" of any rapid response failure. "What was done to establish alternative connections?" Mr Costa asked of the emergency services, according to the state news agency ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kovind to file papers today; PM, NDA CMs to witness

We have a lot of respect for " Bihar ki beti". "It is my belief that the post of the president is above party politics and I will strive to keep it so", he said in a brief address to the media. "It is unsafe to the nation as such a person sits in the President's post", he wondered.Jaipal Reddy said Miera Kumar was not only daughter of former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jagjeevan Ram but also a talented person. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Tweets He Is Under Investigation - His Lawyer Says He Isn't

Trump Tweets He Is Under Investigation - His Lawyer Says He Isn't

Thereupon, we were treated to heated debates - including an uncharacteristically cringe-inducing one Fox's Chris Wallace conducted with Sekulow - over whether Trump was acknowledging that he is under investigation ... "If Mueller discussed the Comey's termination with Trump as a candidate for the next FBI Director", Turley writes, "he might also be considered a witness in any obstruction investigation". Consulte Mais Informação

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Democrats lose an iconic battle in Georgia

Democrats lose an iconic battle in Georgia

Overall, Wasserman found , Democrats outperformed the voting tendencies of their districts by 8 percentage points in this year's special elections , a good omen for 2018 even if they did not win a single one of the open seats. Tim Ryan . A handful of Democrats in the House have suggested that Pelosi vacate the top post , as Republicans expertly tied Ossoff to the California Democrat, which likely helped him lose the race. Consulte Mais Informação

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Obama: 'Fundamental Meanness At The Core' Of GOP Health Care Bills

If passed in its current form, the Senate bill would greatly weaken Medicaid , the federal-state program that provides insurance to almost 69 million people , more than any other government or private program. But under the Senate Bill funding would start phasing out and by 2024 it would be restored to what it was before Obamacare. Democrats have blasted the Senate bill , with some calling it " meaner ". Consulte Mais Informação

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House Democrat: 'We need new leadership'

Filemon Vela, D-Texas, who has previously supported Pelosi as leader, told Politico . "I believe there's enough interest in this that the conversation will continue". "I respect any opinion that my members have but my decision about how long I stay is not up to them". Pelosi has led the Democratic Party since 2003, and replacing her wouldn't be easy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hospital: Scalise upgraded to fair condition

Hospital: Scalise upgraded to fair condition

In addition to his social media accounts, he wrote letters to his local newspaper that blamed Republicans for what he considered an agenda that helped the wealthy. Still, Slater said that there is no evidence that the gunman had advance knowledge that the lawmakers would be practicing there or that he was specifically targeting any of those involved in the practice. Consulte Mais Informação

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