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Coastguard Airlifts 13 People Trapped on 174ft Weymouth Viewing Tower

Coastguard Airlifts 13 People Trapped on 174ft Weymouth Viewing Tower

A total of 13 people found themselves stuck at the dizzying height from around 4.10pm this afternoon as fire crews and coastguard crews were called to bring them down. The Jurrasic Skyline tower offers a 360-degree panoramic view of Weymouth and the Jurassic coast. Jurassic Skyline's operator said on Twitter it came to a halt during descent because of a "mechanical issue". Consulte Mais Informação

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CNE inicia apuramento definitivo dos votos e oposição declara resultados provinciais

CNE inicia apuramento definitivo dos votos e oposição declara resultados provinciais "ilegais"

Para Júlia Fereira, as reclamações teriam de ser apresentadas junto das comissões provinciais eleitorais onde se registaram as supostas falhas. Os líderes da UNITA, CASA-CE, PRS e FNLA chamam a atenção à CNE para num processo "à revelia da lei", dizendo que o apuramento nacional definitivo em curso actualmente "será inválido e não poderá servir para a indicação da lista mais votada, nem para a distribuição de mandatos". Consulte Mais Informação

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World Cup miracle beckons for Syria

World Cup miracle beckons for Syria

Saudi substitute Fahad Al Muwallad scored a spectacular victor for Bert van Marwijk's side, who qualified for the first time since 2006 with victory over a Japan team that had already reached the finals. "I think we have to work on getting delicate touches on attack, and if we have more communication between the players and coaching staff, we'll do better". Consulte Mais Informação

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UW goes up in top 50 World University Rankings

UW goes up in top 50 World University Rankings

California Institute of Technology and Stanford University stood third. The full Times Higher Education World University Rankings are available here . By comparison Chinese universities are rapidly climbing the ladder each year. The University of Auckland has taken "a big blow" and tumbled down the top university rankings - if it continues New Zealand will no longer have a representative in the top 200. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple axes annual Apple Music Festival in London after 10 years

Apple axes annual Apple Music Festival in London after 10 years

Apple Music recently partnered with Haim and Skepta for shows, and also sponsored Drake's summer tour past year. And then there's Apple's new original content, not all of which have been well-received. the company recently teamed up with Haim and Skepta in London and Arcade Fire in Brooklyn. But no more: Apple Music Festival is shutting down. Apple Music Festival would have celebrated its 10th anniversary, but its cancellation means that there won't be a festival this year. Consulte Mais Informação

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ED seizes Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti's Delhi farmhouse

ED seizes Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti's Delhi farmhouse

The farmhouse, located at Bijwasan in Delhi, is registered in the name of a "shell" company Mishail Packers and Printers Pvt Ltd of which Misa and her husband were the directors. It may be recalled that this property was bought by Misa Bharti and Shailesh Kumar in the name of a reported fake company setup for the objective of avoiding paying tax and to hide the source of income. Consulte Mais Informação

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Menendez's bribery trial: Five things to watch

Menendez's bribery trial: Five things to watch

Robert Menendez of New Jersey on federal bribery charges had everything but one little detail: His Democratic Party affiliation. Since his indictment more than two years ago, Mr. Menendez was under investigation by the FBI in 2013 after an anonymous tipster reached out to media outlets and the FBI and claimed that the senator had been paying for underage prostitutes while on his trips to the Dominican Republic. Consulte Mais Informação

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Arizona Air National Guard says F-16 crashes near Safford

Arizona Air National Guard says F-16 crashes near Safford

The U.S. Air Force has assembled an interim safety board to investigate the incident. National Guard officials said the pilot's status is not yet known, but rescue efforts are underway. A photo of a United States Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon preparing to take off from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam. News 4 Tucson has reached out to the Graham County Sheriff's Office to confirm this information, but has not hear back. Consulte Mais Informação

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House panel subpoenas Justice Dept., FBI over documents

House panel subpoenas Justice Dept., FBI over documents

The House Intelligence Committee is one of several congressional committees investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. In a September 1 letter to the Justice Department obtained by The Associated Press, the committee wrote that it had served subpoenas on August 24 to the department and the FBI for documents related to the panel's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suécia nega asilo a idosa afegã de 106 anos

Suécia nega asilo a idosa afegã de 106 anos

A família recorreu da decisão - pode fazê-lo até três vezes - e espera agora uma decisão, sendo que o mesmo se passa com outros membros da família que fugiu do Afeganistão para escapar aos jihadistas islâmicos. Segundo o neto da idosa, Mohammed Uzbeki, eles deixaram o Afeganistão por conta da guerra. A família teve o pedido negado porque encontrou dificuldade para provar o risco que correria se retornasse ao país natal. Consulte Mais Informação

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