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United States warship diverts to help New Zealand quake evacuation

New Zealand Defense Minister Gerry Brownlee said that the USS Sampson was heading south to Kaikoura and would be able to deploy two helicopters to help in the evacuation. He says crews are working to open the road for the public by the weekend. Workers returned to office buildings in Wellington's business district, which was closed off on Monday while the city council assessed the risk to buil... Continua a leggere...

Stop blame game, make air pollution free: Dave

Stop blame game, make air pollution free: Dave On Sunday alone, readings of respirable air pollutants, PM 2.5 and PM 10, alarmingly exceeded nearly 10 times the maximum safe level. Last month, the city launched a smartphone application called "Change the Air", inviting residents to send photos and complaints about sources of pollution, from the burning of leaves and garbage in public parks to construction crews working without dust control m... Continua a leggere...

Thousands hold anti-PM rally in Malaysia; 15 detained

Last year, more than 200,000 people attended a similar rally organised by Bersih, which has held several mass protests calling for electoral and institutional reforms since 2007. Fears of clashes between Bersih and a pro-Najib group called Red Shirts mounted this week after the latter threatened to target Bersih supporters. Police banned the rallies by Bersih's yellow-shirt supporters and Jamal's ... Continua a leggere...

Hundreds gather in downtown Portland to protest ND pipeline

Protesters demonstrate in solidarity with members of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in North Dakota over the construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Nov. The Army Corps referred a request for comment to the Justice Department, which declined comment. Proponents argue the pipeline is the safest and most efficient way to transport oil. Continua a leggere...

United States dollar, global stocks climb as Yellen signals rate hike coming

Shares in Taiwan closed slightly higher Friday after moving in consolidation mode amid lingering concerns over a possible interest rate hike by the U.S. Procter & Gamble gave up $1.04, or 1.3 percent, to $82.03 and drugstore operator Walgreens Boots Alliance slumped 98 cents, or 1.2 percent, to $83.01. Continua a leggere...

'Supermoon' is a sight to behold

'Supermoon' is a sight to behold When the sun, the moon , and Earth line up as the moon orbits Earth, that's known as syzygy. The next supermoon won't occur until 2034, when it is predicted to come within 221,485 miles of Earth (compared with 221,524 miles this year). Continua a leggere...

Alec Baldwin to Play Trump Again on Nov

Alec Baldwin to Play Trump Again on Nov A week later, Baldwin did the first of several encore performances, starting with a sketch in which he responded to the tapes of Trump's infamous comments to Billy Bush. PENCE: "It was good. I got a free lecture", referencing the recent headline-making moment when the hit Broadway show's cast directly addressed Pence in the audience. Continua a leggere...

China Pushes Its Pan-Asian Trade Deals With TPP In Doubt

To no one's surprise, White House officials conceded Friday that the president's hard-fought-for Trans-Pacific Partnership ( TPP ) trade deal would not pass Congress in light of the election of Donald Trump , who campaigned on anti-global trade policies. Continua a leggere...

Upscale Manhattan apartment complex drops Trump name

Crews were seen removing the gold-blazoned name on the facade of the building near Lincoln Square formerly known as Trump Place . Trump does not own the buildings between 66th and 69th Streets, along Riverside Boulevard, whose owner is Equity Residential, a publicly-traded company based in Chicago, which bought them in 2005 for $809 million. Continua a leggere...

Trump's Name Removed From Buildings Following Residents' Petition

The buildings are now referred to as Trump Place , but resident Linda Gottlieb started the petition to get the name changed. Workers pried 3-foot-high letters spelling "Trump Plaza" off the apartment buildings on Wednesday. But company chairman Sam Zell said the petitions did not factor into the decision to remove the Trump signature. Many New Yorkers were disappointed by Mr. Continua a leggere...

Trump's win may put Palestinian state further out of reach

And many of Trump's comments over the course of this presidential election cycle indeed suggested he would be a friend to Israel, at least insofar as Netanyahu's right-wing government understands friendship. "Mrs. Trump said that she expects to visit us at the first opportunity and that there will be wonderful relations between our countries and our families". Continua a leggere...

VW to eliminate 30000 jobs to cut costs after scandal

VW to eliminate 30000 jobs to cut costs after scandal The New York Times reported that the move aims to "improve profitability and shift resources and investment to electric-powered vehicles and digital services". In addition, a special law gives Volkswagen workers veto power over plant closings. After months of intense talks, labor and management agreed on a package to balance cost-cutting with investment as the auto industry shifts away from t... Continua a leggere...

US Federal Reserve chair Yellen to complete term despite Trump's criticism

KEEPING SCORE: European shares were uneven in early trading. Gold futures also fell $6.60, or 0.5%, to $1,210.30 a troy ounce. Park Hee-chan, a researcher at Mirae Asset Securities, said the impact of the victory of Donald Trump in the USA election and jitters over a looming US rate hike will continue to weigh on the local financial markets. Continua a leggere...

Christmas tree permits available November 21

Christmas tree permits available November 21 Most roads will be closed to motor vehicles after November 17, but snowmobiles or skis may be used to access much of the district. ยท Country Ace Hardware - 627 W. and for safety reasons, please leave the area by 4 p.m. Permits are available for the location near Red Feather Lakes at the U.S. Forest Service Fort Collins and Greeley offices. Continua a leggere...

US Election Results Make No Difference to Iran: Leader

Dozens of USA national security experts on Wednesday backed the Iran nuclear deal as a major tool for world peace, urging president-elect Donald Trump not to reverse it. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has also rejected any change in the country's policies in the wake of election of Trump as the next USA president, saying Iran's dignity and independence stem from the fact that its policies are bas... Continua a leggere...

New Zealand rocked by ANOTHER natural disaster in TWO days

Key's office said in a statement that he had congratulated Trump on his election win. Four military helicopters flew into Kaikoura on Tuesday to evacuate the first group of the 1,200 tourists stranded there. Several buildings in the center of New Zealand's capital have been evacuated and some streets cordoned off after engineers determined that a nine-story building is in danger of collapsing, ... Continua a leggere...

Amid protests, Philippine dictator buried at heroes cemetery

The Libingan ng mga Bayani cemetery is reserved for the burial of national heroes, and they long opposed having Marcos buried in the cemetery because of the many victims of torture and imprisonment under Marcos' era. The National Capital Region Police Office is gearing for more and even bigger protest actions in the coming days following the surprise burial of President Marcos. Continua a leggere...

Dollar on track for winning week as Yellen signals imminent rate hike

Last week's shock election of Republican US presidential candidate Donald Trump has sent tremors through global markets, with developed nations seeing broad gains, but many in Southeast Asia anxious about his rhetoric on worldwide trade agreements. Continua a leggere...

Russian economy minister under arrest for corruption

The Investigative Committee, the state agency that investigates major crimes, said Ulyukayev received a $2 billion bribe in exchange for signing off on Rosneft's purchase of a stake in mid-sized oil producer Bashneft. Investigators have been listening to Ulyukayev's phone for months, Interfax reported, citing an unidentified law enforcement agent. Investigators have said that the acquisiti... Continua a leggere...

Banks warn staff over unauthorised exchange of notes

Banks warn staff over unauthorised exchange of notes Though, sources did not disclose about the features of new Rs 500 note, but assured that there is no need to make necessary correction in the cash tray of ATMs . Also, the government relaxed withdrawal limit for current accounts to Rs50,000 per week to ensure sundry payments especially to labourers are not blocked. Continua a leggere...


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