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State Department: Without 'Progress on Democracy' There Is no Aid to Egypt

State Department: Without 'Progress on Democracy' There Is no Aid to Egypt

The United States will withdraw the money until it sees "progress on democracy", she added. The officials stressed that the US continues to consider Egypt a key strategic partner but that it remains seriously concerned about a lack of progress on the human rights front, including the passage of the new law on non-governmental organizations that has been widely criticized for being excessive and being used to crack down on opposition. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tempestade ameaça virar furação e impactar produção de petróleo — EUA

Tempestade ameaça virar furação e impactar produção de petróleo — EUA

Caso as previsões se confirmem, Harvey será o primeiro furacão a atingir o Texas desde 2008, quando 21 pessoas morreram no estado, na Louisiana e no Arkansas. Caso se torne furacão, Harvey deve causar impactos significantes no refino e armazenamento de petróleo do Texas. O governador do Texas, Greg Abbott, deu ordens para que o Centro de Operações Estadual eleve o nível de prontidão, elevando meios para possíveis operações de busca e salvamento. Consulte Mais Informação

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White House shows off the newly renovated West Wing

White House shows off the newly renovated West Wing

The White House's rooms were gussied up, but a lot of the upgrades are not visible. Most of the work was done during Trump's 17-day break from the White House earlier this month. New carpeting was added throughout the West Wing, as well as new wallpaper and paint in many rooms. Not only had Mr. Trump been forced to praise the White House in a tweet, calling it "one of the most lovely buildings (homes) I have ever seen", after a report from golf.com stated that the 45th president called the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Liverpool Drawn Into Champions League Group E

Liverpool Drawn Into Champions League Group E

Thursday's draw in Monaco saw the Reds pitted against the Russian, Spanish and Slovenian clubs following their 6-3 aggregate victory over Hoffenheim in the qualifying playoff round. "We had a nice sign [against Hoffenheim] - the first 20 minutes were probably part of the best pieces of football I have been part of". "It was a brilliant night", he said . Consulte Mais Informação

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Barco naufraga no Brasil e faz 22 mortos

Barco naufraga no Brasil e faz 22 mortos

Nesta época do ano, o litoral de Salvador é atingido pelo que os barqueiros chamam de vento sudeste, rajadas fortes que costumam originar ondas maiores e deixar o mar mais agitado. "Muita gente caiu no mar". Veio uma onda e virou. Ele também reclamou da demora no resgate. A imagem do médico segurando o bebê sem vida após duas horas de tentativa de reanimá-lo viralizou na internet. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Threatens Government Shutdown in Phoenix Speech (Audio)

Trump Threatens Government Shutdown in Phoenix Speech (Audio)

Market watchers said the remarks contributed to weakness across global equities, including a dip on Wall Street that saw the S&P 500 index SPX, -0.35% retreat 0.3% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.40% fall by 0.4%. Last month, the House approved a $1.6 billion down payment on the wall , but the Senate has not yet done so. They've been a colossal waste of taxpayer money and destructive to local communities. Consulte Mais Informação

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St Paul's stab victim named as Asiyah Harris

St Paul's stab victim named as Asiyah Harris

Police were called to a property in Ludlow Close in the early hours of Tuesday morning following reports of a disturbance. A man has been charged with the murder of a woman who was stabbed to death at a flat in Bristol. "We understand this is also a concerning time for the local community so neighbourhood officers will continue to provide reassurance through additional patrols over the coming days". Consulte Mais Informação

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William Tyrrell court bombshell

William Tyrrell court bombshell

Almost 700 people were in the investigators' sights previous year and in September a A$1 million ($1.1m) reward for information on William's disappearance was announced. 'The notion that the efforts of trained and experienced police investigators might be distracted - presumably by an influx of pseudo-information in the nature of rumour and speculation - is quite unconvincing, ' Justice Brereton says in the Court of Appeal judgement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Atentados em Espanha: Tribunal liberta quarto suspeito

Atentados em Espanha: Tribunal liberta quarto suspeito

O suspeito, que integrava o leque de quatro detidos a propósito do duplo atentado na Catalunha da última quinta-feira, fica obrigado a apresentações periódicas às autoridades e está proibido de sair do país, adianta o El País . Na terça-feira, a Audiência Nacional decidiu colocar outros dois suspeitos - Mohamed Houli Chemal e Driss Oukabir - em prisão preventiva. O que se save é que este homem pagou voos, através da internet do seu estabelecimento, para outros dois suspeitos: Driss ... Consulte Mais Informação

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AmEx to pay $96M after offering worse card terms in United States territories

AmEx to pay $96M after offering worse card terms in United States territories

The CFPB ordered the company to pay an additional $1 million on top of the $95 million and establish new guidelines to ensure the terms of its card offerings were not discriminatory in the future. Cordray said that no civil penalties were being assessed because American Express discovered the problem, reported it, and "fully cooperated" with the CFPB's investigation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mayawati says won't attend Patna rally

Mayawati says won't attend Patna rally

Yadav said West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee and rebel Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav have confirmed their presence at the rally. The former chief minister said that BSP never compromises on self respect, and enters into an understanding only when it feels that it is getting respectable number of seats. Consulte Mais Informação

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