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Case of Virginia transgender teen Gavin Grimm put off by appeals court

Case of Virginia transgender teen Gavin Grimm put off by appeals court

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had scheduled arguments for September in Gavin Grimm's case against the Gloucester County School Board. That interpretation, asserted under President Obama, has since been withdrawn by President Donald Trump's administration , leaving many transgender students in legal limbo as their states and schools seek to interpret federal law. Consulte Mais Informação

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84% dos brasileiros preferem ver '13 Reasons Why' dublado

No Brasil, grande parte dos usuários preferem utilizar a opção de dublagem quando assistem algum conteúdo no serviço. A tendência muda no caso de séries e filmes direcionadas ao público mais velho. Nos Estados Unidos, país que historicamente tende a rechaçar conteúdo legendado (afinal, eles estão acostumados a assistir a uma maioria de produções em seu idioma materno), as séries e filmes produzidos na América Latina são assistidos com dublagem em inglês por 60% dos assinantes, enquanto 40% ... Consulte Mais Informação

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UC Berkeley evacuates off-campus buildings due to widfire

UC Berkeley evacuates off-campus buildings due to widfire

Local fire departments, including Berkeley Fire Department and Oakland Fire Department, are now responding to a fire in the Berkeley Hills. However, the power was still on as of 4:15 p.m. "What we have now is a very hard mop-up and final extinguish operation, primarily due to the heavy vegetation on the Grizzly Peak, on the Contra Costa County side", Moraga-Orinda Fire District Chief Stephen Healy said. Consulte Mais Informação

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ICAC Operation Credo finds Obeid, Tripodi, Kelly engaged in corrupt conduct

ICAC Operation Credo finds Obeid, Tripodi, Kelly engaged in corrupt conduct

Former NSW MPs Tony Kelly , Eddie Obeid and Joe Tripodi , however, did engage in serious corrupt conduct in relation to their actions concerning a public-private partnership proposal for the supply of water infrastructure, the ICAC says. Further, the ICAC found in 2010 he misused his position to advance his family's interests by working towards the submission of a minute to the Budget Committee of Cabinet recommending the NSW Government enter direct negotiations with AWH, without disclosing ... Consulte Mais Informação

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USISPF set up to deepen Indo-US ties

USISPF set up to deepen Indo-US ties

The new outfit has leading United States firms like Cisco, PepsiCo and a few others as members. Chambers said that strategic partnership between India and the USA needs to be seen beyond pure trade numbers and profits to include larger goals like meeting the needs of the economies, focusing on inclusion, fostering innovation and entrepreneurship and corporate responsibility. Consulte Mais Informação

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Government orders probe against bureaucrat Radheshyam Mopalwar

Government orders probe against bureaucrat Radheshyam Mopalwar

In an unsigned statement that went viral on Wednesday, Mehta's camp said several leaders and office-bearers in the BJP were tarnishing his reputation to get his plum job. The Opposition will press for Mehta's removal", said former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan ."The CM has announced an inquiry into Radheshyam Mopalwar's alleged audio tapes, then how can Mopalwar remain in the same post till the inquiry is over? "The same yard- stick should be applied to Mehta as well", Vikhe Patil said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Actor Dilip Kumar hospitalised

Actor Dilip Kumar hospitalised

According to hospital sources, the 94-year-old actor was admitted with dehydration, but is stable now. The talented actor has delivered many powerful performances in the past. Dilip Kumar was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015. He was last seen on the silver screen in the 1998 release "Qila" but he never disappeared from the film industry making frequent appearances at gatherings and award functions alongside wife Saira Banu. Consulte Mais Informação

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George and Amal Clooney Partner with UNICEF

George and Amal Clooney Partner with UNICEF

The foundation won't be opening any new schools. Registration will start this September. A spokesman for the Clooneys' foundation, Max Gleischman, said the organization had made a decision to support education for Syrian refugees through the public school system, instead of investing in private schools operated by SABIS, an worldwide company which has prepared students for college and high school exams. Consulte Mais Informação

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Weird home invasion in NJ involves man taking off clothes, washing dishes

Weird home invasion in NJ involves man taking off clothes, washing dishes

She told him she was going to call the police and he left. The teenage sister told CBS New York that she was watching the baby when her sister came running out of the shower. Her sister ran into the room wearing only a towel. So we locked the door and then the police were outside. "They told us to stay in the room and I think they caught the guy in the kitchen". Consulte Mais Informação

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Search for Fort Worth woman missing in Grand Canyon

Search for Fort Worth woman missing in Grand Canyon

Sarah Beadle, 38, of Fort Worth had reservations to stay at the Bright Angel Campground on Tuesday but didn't arrive. According to NPS, Beadle was hiking down the South Kaibab Trail. She was thought to be wearing a T-shirt and short. She is an experienced backpacker and hiker and last hiked the Canyon in 2002. Anyone with information on Beadles' whereabouts was asked to contact the National Park Service at 888-653-0009. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. tests unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile amid North Korea tensions

U.S. tests unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile amid North Korea tensions

He continued: "I'm saying (military options are) inevitable if North Korea continues". That 10-hour mission, the Air Force said, was indeed an answer to North Korea's ICBM tests. North Korea launched its first ICBM test on July 4, with leader Kim Jong-un calling it a "gift to the U.S." on Independence Day. "We're not your enemy, we're not your threat but you're presenting an unacceptable threat to us and we have to respond". Consulte Mais Informação

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