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Juncker: Western Balkans in EU? Not before 2019

Juncker: Western Balkans in EU? Not before 2019

He also issued a warning to Britian, which is now slowly progressing with exit negotiations, saying that "we will always regret this, and I think you will regret this too, soon". "It should be the moment we come together to take the decisions needed for a more united, stronger and democratic Europe", he added. Wendel Trio, director of European NGO Climate Action Network (CAN) said: "When it comes to climate change, Mr Juncker sounds like a broken record". Consulte Mais Informação

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Budget to be balanced by broad package of fees, taxes

Budget to be balanced by broad package of fees, taxes

Plans to increase the conveyance tax and the state sales tax were dropped from the budget. "High profile companies are leaving the state of of CT and not keeping it a secret as to why they are leaving". Malloy added that "the budget framework now being finalized by the General Assembly appears to be a balanced and responsible compromise". "It is critical that a responsible budget is passed by the General Assembly, one that provides greater predictability and stability for the people and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Rui Esteves demitiu-se do cargo de comandante nacional — Proteção Civil

Rui Esteves demitiu-se do cargo de comandante nacional — Proteção Civil

Rui Esteves demitiu-se esta quinta-feira, após o jornal Público ter revelado que este fez uma licenciatura praticamente toda por equivlências, o que terá levado o ministro da Ciência e Ensino Superior a pedir a abertura de um inquérito. O comandante operacional nacional da Autoridade Nacional de Proteção Civil (ANPC), Rui Esteves, apresentou hoje a demissão, que foi aceite pelo secretário de Estado da Administração Interna, anunciou o Ministério da Administração Interna. Consulte Mais Informação

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Catalonia independence vote: Spain threatens to arrest 700 mayors

Catalonia independence vote: Spain threatens to arrest 700 mayors

So far 712 mostly smaller municipalities have agreed to participate, according to a list posted on the website of Catalonia's Municipal Association for Independence (AMI) which represents 750 municipalities. The pro-independence coalition governing Catalonia says the 1 October ballot will go ahead despite a ruling by Spain's Constitutional Court suspending the vote until judges can rule on its legality. Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea: Japan must not exist next to us

North Korea: Japan must not exist next to us

New radar satellite images show North Korea's September 3 nuclear test was powerful enough to sink a roughly 85-acre area on the peak of a mountain above the tunnels where the test likely took place. Japan criticised the North's statement harshly. Japan's top government spokesman, Yoshihide Suga, described the statement as "extremely provocative and egregious". Consulte Mais Informação

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Law firm: Pete Domenici, former New Mexico senator, has died

Law firm: Pete Domenici, former New Mexico senator, has died

Domenici was a pragmatic conservative Republican who was able to work with Senate Democrats like Edward Kennedy of MA. "Sen. Domenici loved New Mexico and genuinely cared for the welfare of each and every citizen". Domenici's passing, and our thoughts and prayers are with his family. "May he rest in peace". Last December, Dunn announced that Domenici had accepted a position as a senior adviser to the Land Office, focusing on education issues and land and water conservation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Grenfell Tower fire public inquiry formally opens

Grenfell Tower fire public inquiry formally opens

Many of those affected have also expressed disquiet about the fact that Moore-Bick and the other lawyers appointed to run the inquiry are all white and part of a perceived "establishment" far removed from their own circumstances. But during his opening address, Sir Martin said the inquiry would address a broad range of issues, including the "motivations" for fitting the building with cladding that has been blamed for spreading the flames. Consulte Mais Informação

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One arrested after three children found dead in West Sacramento home

One arrested after three children found dead in West Sacramento home

West Sacramento police received calls Wednesday night reporting a domestic violence incident as well as the possibility of deceased children inside the apartment near Jefferson Boulevard, Sgt. "It's horrific and it's very hard to deal with", said Roger Kinney with the West Sacramento Police Department. On the way to the apartment, they got a second call, saying that the children in the apartment were possibly dead. Consulte Mais Informação

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BVI devastated by Hurricane Irma

The announcement came as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrived in the region to visit communities affected. The government recently announced a £32m aid package to be delivered to Britain's overseas Caribbean territories. "Some of the islands devastated by Hurricane Irma rely heavily on EU money through the European Development Fund to support their infrastructural development", said acting committee chairman Lord Michael Jay. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump, Ryan offer differing timelines on legislation to protect 'dreamers'

Trump, Ryan offer differing timelines on legislation to protect 'dreamers'

Ignoring them hasn't worked but there's also a major problem with legalizing. They are essential to the infrastructure of the United States economy. I support a complete and total legal and logistical purge of illegal immigration. "It will depend upon the language in the final law, if it's passed, and whether they structure it such that it will hold up against a Supreme Court challenge.I'd guess that's part of the Dream Act , I haven't read it all word-for-word". Consulte Mais Informação

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Juncker: Use Brexit as Chance to Forge Tighter EU

Juncker: Use Brexit as Chance to Forge Tighter EU

He wants more "help" - for which read pressure - for the remaining non-members of the single currency to sign up for the Euro . At the same time, he is likely to enlarge on proposals for the EU to take a tougher line with China over allegations of cut-price dumping and for it to scrutinise more closely future investments in strategic European assets by state-owned firms. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gunman kills one and injures three in Washington State School Shooting

Gunman kills one and injures three in Washington State School Shooting

A courageous act by a member of the school stopped the shooter. Michael Harper, 15, told the Spokesman-Review that he was a good friend of the shooter. "I heard a loud pop and I turned around and I saw him", said high school freshman Elisa Vigil. Three of the injured were taken to a hospital. The teen says the suspect was not bullied and referenced him as "nice and amusing and weird". Consulte Mais Informação

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