por | Junio 22, 2017 | 14:49

Shanghai: China's blue-chip index shrugged off initial softness to end at 1-1/2-year highs on Wednesday as investors snapped up consumer stocks after index provider MSCI added some mainland big-caps to one of its key benchmarks for global investors.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 14:39

Murphy said they are talking about wages, education, and public safety. The Georgia race ends as the most expensive House campaign in USA history, with a tab that may exceed $50 million. "They're anxious about paying the bills, what's happening with our pension, how much does it cost to send a kid to school, what's our energy bill like".

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 14:38

Georgia wasn't the only state to hold special elections this week as Republican Ralph Norman beat Democrat Archi Parnell with 51.1 percent of the vote in SC, 5th Congressional District. "For Democrats, expenditures in that range failed to secure victory", Georgia University professor of political science Charles Bullock told The Straits Times in an e-mail.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 13:42

This smartphone strikes a flawless balance in the market due to its appealing features at a considerably affordable price. Running on OxygenOS , the OnePlus 5 also features some new updates such as Reading Mode which uses an ambient sensor and gray-scale mapping.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 12:45

Cox, a 47-year-old Realtor and mother of two daughters, co-founded a group this year called "Pave It Blue" focused on backing Ossoff's campaign and other red seats that could be poachable. That's partly because they have so much practice. "I think you'd have to be an idiot to think we could win the House with Pelosi at the top", he told Politico on Wednesday.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 12:20

A funeral prayer service for Nabra Hassanen , the Muslim teen who was attacked and killed early Sunday near a Virginia mosque, will be held Wednesday. "It's kind of scary what's happening", she said. Despite her father's convictions, police said they have no evidence to indicate the killing was motivated by race or religion.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 12:14

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is pleased that the U.S. Supreme Court will hear the appeal of a circuit court's ruling that declared Wisconsin's legislative maps unconstitutional. Others say courts should step in. Justice Kennedy has said in the past that if there were such a standard, the Supreme Court should intervene to prevent such partisan gerrymandering.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 12:09

The last time Russian Federation threatened to cut off the deconfliction line was in April , when the US launched missiles at a Syrian airbase in what ultimately amounted to a warning shot in retaliation for Assad's continued use of chemical weapons.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 11:21

Sidewalks in many Nevada and Arizona cities were almost abandoned today as residents and visitors adhered to warnings to stay inside to avoid the extreme temperatures. "The airport is open and operational", he told City News Service. And while 119-degree days in Phoenix are rare, they are not record breakers. This is a reminder of the record setting of Phoenix's high temperature on June 26, 1990 of 122 degrees that was the day that grounded airlines for a day.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 11:07

During the debate over health care in the House, White House aides were eager to set deadline, dates and expectations for the bill, comments that angered even staunch Trump supporters in the House. "And if I don't have the information to justify a yes vote, I won't be voting yes", he told reporters . An option that has been floated is creating a pot of money, at least $15 billion per year, to be available for that goal.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 11:04

Comey testified before the committee Thursday that he believes he was sacked by Trump in an effort to affect the investigation. "Well, it was kind of a slightly cowardly way of trying to avoid telling him, we're not going to do that - that I would see what we could do", Comey told the committee.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 11:00

While any cross-aisle dealings appear unlikely, Trump's positions some of his key agenda items appear to be strengthened by victories in the Georgia and SC special elections Tuesday night. "At a time when politics has been dominated by fear and hatred and scapegoating and division, this community stood up, women in this community stood up", Ossoff said to cheers.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 10:58

A Minnesota police officer was acquitted of manslaughter Friday the fatal shooting of Philando Castile , a black motorist whose girlfriend streamed the aftermath live on Facebook . None of his seemingly proper actions stopped a decision to fire seven shots. "I just knew the driver matched the physical description", Yanez said in an interview with the BCA.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 10:51

Also on Tuesday, a Democratic candidate fell 3 percentage points short of defeating a Republican in the race to fill budget director Mick Mulvaney's House former seat in SC. The loss raised questions for Democrats about whether their current platform and message will help them regain congressional seats in the 2018 midterm elections.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 10:34

Kumar on Wednesday officially broke ranks with the opposition when his party announced support for Kovind. The numbers seem to be in favour of Ram Nath Kovind , the NDA nominee for the post of the President of India. Earlier throughout the day, JD-U President Kumar interacted with party MLAs to know their views on the matter. Soon after demonetisation was announced in November previous year, when most of the opposition parties were blazing guns against the government , it was Kumar who ...

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 10:15

The county that it's in, St. Clair County, is politically purple. Charles Orear, 50, a restaurant manager from St. Louis, told The Washington Post that he became friendly with Hodgkinson, who showed no signs of violence or malice toward others.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 10:06

President Trump will issue the memorandum when he delivers his speech at the Manuel Artime Theater in Miami's Little Havana district, the heart of America's Cuban-American and Cuban exile community. In addition to keeping open embassies in Washington and Havana, the two governments are expected to continue negotiating on a variety of problems of mutual concern and some commercial US flights and cruises crossing the 90 miles separating the two countries could continue.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 09:17

U.S. President Donald Trump accused Democrats on Wednesday of obstructing his agenda, the day after a fellow Republican won a Georgia congressional election that many saw as a referendum on his turbulent presidency. The New York Times described the race in the end as "demoralizing for Democrats". That leaves Georgia Democratic Chairman Dubose Porter and other Democrats claiming some hope from Ossoff's defeat as both parties look ahead to the 2018 elections, when Democrats ...

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 09:08

But Republicans are now boasting a "5-0" record in special elections for seats Democrats sought to flip - counting Georgia twice, as Ossoff was unable to lock down an outright win in the initial contest and lost to Handel in the runoff.

por | Junio 22, 2017 | 08:55

Sava called Scalise's injury a "trans-pelvic gunshot wound", describing how a bullet entered his body near his left hip and traveled toward his right hip, causing "substantial damage to bones, organs and blood vessels". The names have not been disclosed, those listed had been briefed. Hodgkinson maintained a social media presence that was pro-Bernie Sanders and anti-Republican.