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'Dreadful' decade for wages coming

Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, whose biannual post-budget statements are considered the gold standard in economic analysis among British politicos, said at a Thursday press conference that projections unveiled on Wednesday by chancellor Philip Hammond painted a "dreadful" picture of future living standards in the United Kingdom. Continua a leggere...

South Korea ignores protests as it signs intelligence deal with Japan

South Korea ignores protests as it signs intelligence deal with Japan In 2012, Seoul and Tokyo were close to a deal on sharing military information, but the negotiations ultimately fell through due to negative public sentiment in South Korea about signing such a pact with its former colonial master. deployment would pose considerable threat to neighboring countries. Currently, Seoul and Tokyo use Washington as an intermediary when sharing intelligence on North Korea... Continua a leggere...

Israeli, Palestinian leaders meet with FIFA on soccer issues

Israeli, Palestinian leaders meet with FIFA on soccer issues Donald Trump has said after his election that he hopes to craft "the ultimate deal" between Israel and Palestinians. Trump's role can't be easily predicted. Israel says most of the Palestinians killed were attackers while the rest died in clashes with troops. Now, we are expected to imagine that a play that talks only of Jews, in fact, means Israelis. Continua a leggere...

F1, Gp di Abu Dhabi, duello Rosberg-Hamilton per il titolo

F1, Gp di Abu Dhabi, duello Rosberg-Hamilton per il titolo Nico Rosberg e Lewis Hamilton hanno scelto esattamente gli stessi pneumatici per il finale di stagione. Lewis ha fatto tante grandi gare ed è stato fortissimo come sempre. " Per me è stata una stagione con tanti alti e bassi, un po' sfortunata però mi ha permesso di rafforzarmi nella capacità di trasformare le cose negative in positive. Continua a leggere...

Zika Can Cause Microcephaly in Seemingly Healthy Babies Months After Birth

Federal health officials say no new cases of local Zika virus transmission identified in the North Miami Beach area for more than 45 days, suggesting that the risk of Zika virus infection in North Miami Beach is no longer greater than in the rest of Miami-Dade County prompting the designation as a Zika cautionary area. Continua a leggere...

Chinese innovators file record one million patents in a year

Chinese innovators file record one million patents in a year On this last point, in particular, the WIPO data is telling; while China's State IP Office received a record-breaking 1.1 million patent applications in 2015 - nearly as many as the combined total received by its US, Japanese and South Korean counterparts - Chinese entities filed only 42,154 patent applications overseas. Continua a leggere...

Texas judge calls for lynching after seeing black suspect's mugshot

Texas judge calls for lynching after seeing black suspect's mugshot The man told investigators that he recognized McKane as a customer to whom he had sold rims and tires several weeks ago for a black Mitsubishi Galant, the vehicle that police said the suspect was driving, the affidavit said. He said the officer is a married father of three and has been with the department for about 20 years. The shooting is the first officer-involved shooting ever in Sanibel, ... Continua a leggere...

Colombia, Santos e Farc firmano nuovo accordo di pace

Colombia, Santos e Farc firmano nuovo accordo di pace Per l'ex capo dello Stato, Uribe , alla guida del fronte del "no", invece, troppe le concessioni fatte. "Abbiamo l'opportunità unica di chiudere questo penoso capitolo della nostro storia che ha afflitto con lutti e sofferenza milioni di colombiani per mezzo secolo", ha detto il presidente durante un intervento trasmesso in televisione. Continua a leggere...

Clinton leads Trump by over two million in popular vote

Clinton leads Trump by over two million in popular vote The process has come under fire this year, because Hillary Clinton received the popular vote while Donald Trump picked up the electoral votes needed to win. Trump took the lead with 60 electors thus beating Clinton. Other investigators, of course, don't necessarily have to stop their probes, and there are some who will feel betrayed, but Trump's call was the right one. Continua a leggere...

Oklahoma needs help to make late College Football Playoff charge

Oklahoma needs help to make late College Football Playoff charge All of those teams moved up one spot from last week . If Wyoming wins at New Mexico (7-4, 5-2 in the MWC) on Saturday night (10:15 PM on ESPN2) OR if Boise State loses at Air Force (8-3, 4-3 in the MWC) on Friday afternoon (3:30 PM on CBS Sports Network) then Wyoming wins the division and Boise State will be eliminated. Continua a leggere...

US Soldier Killed in Blast in Northern Syria

The identity and military branch of the service member was not immediately released. No other information, including the soldier's name and the nature of the incident, was released. In October 2015, President Barack Obama directed the Pentagon to insert special operations forces into Syria to advise and assist the Syrian opposition in its battle against ISIS militants. Continua a leggere...

India, Japan finally sign civil nuclear agreement

India, Japan finally sign civil nuclear agreement The Yomiuri newspaper said the main accord will likely be accompanied by a separate document stipulating that Japan , the only country to have suffered a nuclear attack, will suspend nuclear cooperation if India conducts a nuclear test. Continua a leggere...

Obama makes case for democracy, urges patience with Trump

Obama makes case for democracy, urges patience with Trump Under terms of the TPP agreement signed this year in New Zealand, the vast free trade agreement can be only implemented, in its current form, if it is ratified by at least six countries that account for 85 percent of the combined gross domestic production of the 12 TPP nations. Continua a leggere...

Obama, Putin discuss Syria and Ukraine at summit in Peru

Obama has made it a tradition to attend the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit. "The president urged President Putin to uphold Russia's commitments under the Minsk agreements, underscoring the U.S. 19, 2016. Alison Stewart anchors from New York.http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/RTSSHI2-320x196.jpgvUM6OX6OuZ4199136199133http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/iraq... Continua a leggere...

Japan PM says TPP meaningless without US as Trump nixes pact

Japan PM says TPP meaningless without US as Trump nixes pact Wearing a Peruvian shawl, US President Barack Obama poses for a family photo at the APEC Summit in Lima, Peru . Key said he favoured keeping the USA in TPP, perhaps by making some small changes to mollify Trump. "That kind of agreement would obviously exclude US workers and businesses and access to those markets", he said. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said that while Trump and o... Continua a leggere...

Romney said to be serious about secretary of state job

Romney said to be serious about secretary of state job She later defended crossing party lines to meet with Trump about USA involvement in Syria, saying in a statement she would never "play politics with American and Syrian lives". However, Romney did congratulate Trump once he won the election. He told reporters that his wife, Melania, and their 10-year-old son, Barron, would move to Washington when the school year ends. Continua a leggere...

Korea's Cabinet approves intel-sharing pact with Japan

Korea's Cabinet approves intel-sharing pact with Japan The North has test-fired dozens of ballistic missiles this year, which has prompted South Korea and Japan to coordinate with each other, as they would be the countries to face immediate danger from Pyongyang's missiles. However, a recent survey by Gallup Korea found that 59% of over 1,000 respondents opposed the agreement between Japan and South Korea. The deal sets up an instant communication l... Continua a leggere...

Order allows Gov. Bevin to appoint comp judges

Most of the rulings have come from Shepherd, whom Bevin has called "a political hack". A group of labor unions, injured workers and a former commissioner sued Bevin for the move. Kentucky AFL-CIO President Bill Londrigan said he and his organization's attorneys are still reviewing the decision. Bevin has been aggressively restructuring state government since he took office in December, abolish... Continua a leggere...

Trump chooses racial conciliator in United Nations pick Nikki Haley

The Post and Courier said her trips included trade show visits and economic development meetings, including stops related to BMW and Volvo, two automakers with facilities in SC. Haley would succeed Obama's United Nations envoy, Samantha Power, in the high-profile position. "Some people think that you have to be the loudest voice in the room to make a difference", she added. Continua a leggere...

Toronto mayor expected to call for road tolls

Toronto mayor expected to call for road tolls The mayor of Canada's largest city says he wants to impose a toll of roughly $2 on two major highways leading to Toronto's downtown core. He said he would not impose a parking tax, would not support a reintroduction of the vehicle registration tax, and would not condone the sale of a portion of Toronto Hydro - a move that Wallace recommended the city not pursue. Continua a leggere...


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