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Taiwan bans slaughter of cats and dogs for human consumption

Taiwan bans slaughter of cats and dogs for human consumption

In legislation passed by the country's parliament, the penalty for animal cruelty has also been increased. The law says individuals who eat or trade dog or cat meat can be fined between $1,640 and $8,200, CNN reported . The new act stipulates that repeat offenders will face a prison sentence of one to five years in addition to a fine of 500,000 new Taiwan dollar to 5 million new Taiwan dollar. Consulte Mais Informação

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The future of gambling under Governor Ivey

The future of gambling under Governor Ivey

The Montgomery-based Equal Justice Initiative says Alabama judges have overridden jury recommendations 112 times since 1976. But to say the writing was on the wall would be an understatement. Kyle Whitmire of the Alabama Media Group, which owns the Birmingham News, this trio has plenty of company. Here's what she told NPR member station WBHM in 2009 when she was running for governor. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ice cream-eating squirrel - nicknamed Putter - amazes North Carolina beach-goers

Ice cream-eating squirrel - nicknamed Putter - amazes North Carolina beach-goers

After swiping an ice cream cone from one of their customers, the Martins chose to start giving Putter her own tasty treat. Owners Scott and Pam Martin said Putter first showed up last summer and hasn't left. Everybody wants to see her, they said. She'll run around the course and play with the golf balls. While seeing a little squirrel munch a tiny ice cream cone may be cute, it could lead to problems with people or malnutrition, wildlife officials warn. Consulte Mais Informação

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Volkswagen offers 6-year warranty to win back US customers

Volkswagen offers 6-year warranty to win back US customers

Hyundai offers a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain limited warranty, but that coverage drops to five years or 60,000 miles - whichever comes first - for subsequent owners. Volkswagen's new Atlas SUV is seen by the company as key to growing its US sales. In hopes of enticing customers who might be leery of the brand after its diesel-emissions scandal, the new warranty is created to exceed that offered by VW competitors. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hillary Was 'Guilty of Every Charge'

Hillary Was 'Guilty of Every Charge'

Trump continued: "Comey was very, very good to Hillary Clinton, that I can tell you". "Director Comey was very, very good to Hillary Clinton , that I can tell you", the president later added. Asked by Bartiromo if he will "push that", Trump said he didn't "want to talk about that". In fact, Comey intervened in the election in such a way that nearly certainly cost Clinton the presidential race, all while hiding information from the public about the Trump campaign being under investigation ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tillerson: Russia must choose between Assad and the US

Tillerson: Russia must choose between Assad and the US

The missile strike, which targeted a Syrian military air base, followed a chemical weapon attack that the USA and other Western nations have blamed on Assad, an assessment that the Kremlin disputes. Trump has called for friendlier relations with with Russian Federation during his campaign and since Election Day. Based on the considerations Mattis outlined, President Donald J. Consulte Mais Informação

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Complaint: Manifesto Suspect Wrote Apology Before Gun Theft

Complaint: Manifesto Suspect Wrote Apology Before Gun Theft

The FBI said Tuesday that it has doubled its reward for information that can help police find Joseph Jakubowski, the allegedly heavily armed fugitive from Janesville who is the subject of a nationwide manhunt. "The defendant apologized to the gun shop owner for the theft of weapons and thanked the gun shop owner for protecting the 2nd Amendment rights of citizens", reads the complaint. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apparent exploding meteor lights the night sky in California

Apparent exploding meteor lights the night sky in California

Dale Ruetz was sitting in her East Lake home in Chula Vista broadcasting live when she freaked out over the mysterious flash of light. I thought it was coming towards me, and when I turned around I realized it was going across. Meteors are small pieces of dust, rock and ice that slam into Earth's atmosphere. Heddings says in the video , her eyes wide. "It was shocking but awesome that it was the right place at the right time to capture this". Consulte Mais Informação

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Auto show: Concepts from Toyota, Subaru; Dodge Demon roars

Auto show: Concepts from Toyota, Subaru; Dodge Demon roars

TOYOTA FT4X CONCEPT: Toyota is aiming at the off-road, camp-in-the-woods crowd with a concept vehicle that likely will take on Jeep and Subaru and target Generation Y city dwellers. Thanks to its off-road features, the Subaru Ascent will no longer have to compete with models like the Volkswagen Atlas and Honda Pilot as it proudly joins the ranks of Subaru Forester and Subaru Outback to become one of Subaru's off-road vehicle. Consulte Mais Informação

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#MicrosoftEDU: Spring 2017 Event focus on Windows Cloud

#MicrosoftEDU: Spring 2017 Event focus on Windows Cloud

Microsoft today released new tools and resources to help organizations tap into the power of the hybrid cloud to optimize their business. Further, you can mandate that external parties use multi-factor authentication as well. Windows 10 Cloud can only run Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps is more manageable for the education market. It might be affordable mid-range device featuring Windows Cloud. Consulte Mais Informação

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Korea test fires 800km-range missile

And in a seemingly terse statement, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said, "North Korea launched yet another intermediate range ballistic missile". The KN-08 missile would have an estimated range of more than 3,400 miles (5,500 kilometers), and North Korea already has six "road-mobile" launchers for it, according to the annual report delivered to congressional committees. Consulte Mais Informação

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