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por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 17:07

In fact, the NFL already has a policy. Rapinoe was not disciplined for her protest and played in the women's national team's next game . Now disrespecting the national anthem has become the new Black Lives Matter. The difference is that they fought without the benefits and protections of full citizenship. The issue is not the First Amendment. Ratings are down , but experts say kneeling is not the reason .

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 17:03

The child tax credit would also increase, though the number is not yet specified, and there would be new credits for "dependents" who are not children. The current statutory federal rate is 35%. The corporate tax rate would be cut from its present 35 percent - a level that USA companies say hurts them in the global market.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 16:28

To fund investment and protect against economic shocks, "we need a stronger budget at the heart of Europe, at the heart of the eurozone ". French president Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are to meet in Estonia's capital Tallinn today , ahead of a two-day summit involving all 28 European Union leaders.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 16:19

On Tuesday, after the decision was announced following a party lunch, Sen. Graham Cassidy is structured to slash federal spending on health care , particularly the Medicaid program for low-income Americans-a program that Kasich expanded in his state under Obamacare.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 15:12

He singled out for praise the Federal Emergency Management Agency , first responders, and police who traveled to Puerto Rico because the island's police force has been so impacted, with many local officers having losses their homes. One of those vessels is USS Comfort, a Navy hospital ship. "It's life or death ", said Carmen Yulin Cruz, mayor of the capital San Juan. "We know there are DOD elements helping today, and all the service members involved are working very hard, but we are ...

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 14:59

The good news today is that this has now been officially confirmed by HMD Global . Notably, it becomes much more useful with 3G Internet connectivity. Apart from the entry level smartphone i.e. Nokia 2 , the company is also expected to unveil a new premium flagship smartphone in the market with Nokia 9 .

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 14:49

Facebook said it was cooperating with Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who's leading an investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the U.S. It all started back in June 2015 when Donald Trump stood on the floor of Trump Tower in New York City and caused a media frenzy. For its part, Facebook said it is cooperating with investigators and taking steps to prevent it from happening in the future.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 14:15

Ricardo Rosselló. It's been a stressful few weeks for P.E.I. resident Luis Roman, who had to watch as his native Puerto Rico was ravaged by both Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria . "These are fellow Americans in a very tough position so I encourage everyone help because they really need help". An Idaho company delivering supplies to Puerto Rico was able to bring her home .

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 12:58

The autonomous region's election authorities say the independence referendum passed with 92.7 percent support and turnout of more than 72 percent . Baghdad last week asked foreign countries to stop direct flights to the worldwide airports of Erbil and Sulaymaniya, in KRG territory, but only Iran declared such an air embargo, halting direct flights to and from Iraqi Kurdistan .

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 10:37

The Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion issued blistering condemnations of the National Football League , calling recent protests against the national anthem disrespectful, misguided and ungrateful. On Sunday, players of all beliefs across the National Football League, and even different sports, stood arm in arm with a powerful message: The president doesn't get to decide which kind of peaceful protest is acceptable and which is not.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 08:21

Wagers that oil prices will fall declined for a third straight week, according to the data covering trades through September 19. "It's all driven by the idea that the production cut is starting to work and the rebalance is underway", said Gene McGillian, director of market research at Tradition Energy in NY.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 07:49

Lawmakers have also been calling for more information from Facebook , which last week agreed to provide the committee with the content of about 3,000 ads, bought by a Russian agency, that were aimed at stirring up divisive political and social issues.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 06:39

But it is expected to cost trillions of dollars and Republicans haven't yet presented a clear way to pay for it. That will flesh out the framework released Wednesday, filling in the proposed tax break changes. Still, how much and even whether this would provide an overall tax reduction for a family of four is unclear. It's hard to tell exactly who will benefit, University of St.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 06:19

This prevents it from getting too close to the United States to actually have a direct landfall". Tropical Storm Maria is slowly crawling northward off the North Carolina Outer Banks. Based on the 5 p.m. Monday night advisory from the National Hurricane Center , hurricane force winds (in excess of 74 mph) extend up to a whopping 105 miles from the center of Hurricane Maria .

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 02:55

He said they must act now to achieve the denuclearisation of North Korea. "Due to hurdles from sanctions and oil shortages, I'm not sure whether fighters would be able to even return from a mission", said Park Dae-kwang, an expert on North Korea's air defence at South Korea's state-run Korea Institute for Defense Analyses.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 02:37

The report details that the iPhone X's facial recognition sensor is divided into two parts called Romeo and Juliet. Apple rates the iPhone 8 Plus as offering up to 21 hours of talk time, 13 hours of Internet use, 14 hours of video playback, or 60 hours of audio.

por | Setiembre 28, 2017 | 02:31

A week after the worst hurricane in 90 years devastated much of Puerto Rico , millions are still struggling to receive basic services. As a result, McCain said that "shipping costs from the United States mainland have been estimated to be twice as much as from neighboring foreign islands".

por | Setiembre 27, 2017 | 23:27

Elizabeth Warren from reading a letter by Coretta Scott King to oppose Sessions' nomination. Sessions said on Wednesday. "There is a bias, I think, personally, pretty clearly against conservative speech", Sessions argued. Battles over what kind of speech should be permitted on college campuses have been going on for years, but they've reached a feverish pitch in recent months as white nationalists and anti-fascist protesters fought in the streets.

por | Setiembre 27, 2017 | 20:57

The deadly storm left structures demolished, streets flooded, and hospitals overwhelmed. Eighty percent of the island's transmission lines are down, and power may not be restored for more than a month. However, Cunningham said her family has yet to receive proper aid from anyone. Outside of the capital city San Juan, many Puerto Ricans are still struggling without power or communication, and clean drinking water and medical aid is also reportedly running thin.

por | Setiembre 27, 2017 | 19:27

Boeing has complained to the USA government claiming that Bombardier has been able to sell its C-Series aircraft below cost into the U.S. market because of financial help it has received from the Canadian government. Bloomberg noted the preliminary determination threatens to affect Bombardier's planned deliveries to Delta Air Lines which ordered roughly $5 billion of the jets based on list values.