'Mega-Robbery' In Paraguay: Dozens Reportedly Took Part In Violent Heist

'Mega-Robbery' In Paraguay: Dozens Reportedly Took Part In Violent Heist

Three robbers were killed hours later in an ensuing gun battle with Brazilian police across the border, the Paraguayan Interior Ministry said. Guards and police inspect a vault that the assailants blew up early morning in Ciudad del Este, Paraguay on Monday. Читать далее

Venezuela pro-government protester dies, raising toll to 21

Venezuela pro-government protester dies, raising toll to 21

But there is no sign the government will allow the next presidential election, slated for late 2018, to be brought forward as the opposition wants. For the first time since the turmoil in the streets started at the beginning of April, the demonstrators were able to cross Caracas , including several districts loyal to Maduro and his late predecessor Hugo Chavez. Читать далее

Prince fans join 'purple family' at Paisley Park

Paisley Park has since been turned into a museum by Prince's family and four full days of events are planned to celebrate the musician's life. He wrapped with an emotional " Purple Rain " and earned cheers and a standing ovation from those watching him on screen. Читать далее

North Korean Mock-Up Birthday Video Shows Missiles Blowing up US

North Korean Mock-Up Birthday Video Shows Missiles Blowing up US

That kind of rhetoric has unnerved allies in Japan and South Korea. "They haven't successfully tested any sort of missile that can reach us". The video follows a military parade Saturday, in which North Korea presented three different ICBM models. Читать далее

Paris attack will 'probably help' Le Pen in France

The situation returned to normal after less than an hour and voting activities resumed. France has been under a state of emergency for almost a year and a half. "She won't be able to protect our citizens", Macron said . Conservative contender Francois Fillon, who has campaigned against "Islamic totalitarianism", said on France 2 television that he was canceling his planned campaign stops Friday. Читать далее

US military begins moving THAAD missile defense to South Korea site

Six trailers carrying parts of the THAAD system were taken to a deployment site at a South Korean golf course. The U.S. military has started moving parts of the controversial THAAD anti-missile defense system into a planned deployment site in South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday, amid high tensions over North Korea's missile and nuclear programmes. Читать далее

Canada has been 'very rough' on US

Thirty-three percent of the lumber used in the USA a year ago was imported, it said, with more than 95 percent coming from Canada. USA tariffs on Canadian lumber aren't new. "We don't want to be taken advantage of by other countries, and that's stopping and that's stopping fast", he added. Some other Canadians were less diplomatic in their reactions. Читать далее

Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious in House

The bill was shoved through the legislature in a way that foreshadowed the current process for the federal health care repeal bill. Since his election, Trump has said Mexico would reimburse the U.S. Among the proposal is that states could get waivers from two Obamacare insurance regulations: the " essential health benefits " and the rule that older adults can't be charged more than three times as much as younger ones. Читать далее

How would Marine Le Pen run France's economy?

How would Marine Le Pen run France's economy?

Unlike her father, who won 18 percent in the second round of the presidential election in 2002, Marine Le Pen is expected to win more, maybe much more, in the May 7 runoff. Yet perceptions of complacency could pose a big risk to Macron's Elysee bid. The NF was eager to underscore the differences between Le Pen and Macron . Читать далее

Venezuela threatens to withdraw from OAS

Venezuela threatens to withdraw from OAS

The latest deaths come amid a month of protests that have sparked politically-motivated shootings and clashes between security forces armed with rubber bullets and tear gas and protesters wielding rocks and Molotov cocktails. In the capital, they streamed from several points onto a major highway, where hundreds of people sat, carrying bags of supplies, playing card games, and shielding themselves from the sun with hats and umbrellas. Читать далее

USA government shutdown threat recedes after Trump's wall concession

USA government shutdown threat recedes after Trump's wall concession

As a senior member of the Appropriations Committee and a representative for thousands of border residents, I will keep working to educate the Trump administration about reality. "The White House and basically the minority leaders of the House and Senate have to have some level of agreement on the things that you're adding". Trump had told supporters Mexico would pay for the wall, but with Mexico refusing to foot the bill he now wants Congress to make a down payment. Читать далее

Their Premier League promotion in numbers

After an action-packed start, the match suffered a lull as Preston's revival silenced the St James' Park crowd, but they were back in full voice again when Atsu restored their lead just before half time. 'In the end it was a very hard task because it's a very hard division and we had to keep going and pushing. "I am really pleased for the team, the fans, for everyone". Читать далее

US Tariff on Canadian Lumber 'Unfair, Punitive Duty' - Ottawa

The two countries are suddenly sparring openly over affordable Canadian timber and Canada's barriers to US dairy products - disputes that go back years but rarely get such a public airing. Trump's bark on trade is often worse than his bite, and some expected lumber duties to be higher. "The Government of Canada disagrees strongly with the U.S. Читать далее

HHS, States Move To Help Insurers Defray Costs Of Sickest Patients

HHS, States Move To Help Insurers Defray Costs Of Sickest Patients

The amendment would reportedly allow states to apply to receive "limited waivers" to opt out of programs such as Essential Health Benefits and community rating rules; these federal guidelines set minimum benefits that health plans must offer and forbid insurers from charging different prices to people based on health status. Читать далее

Benteke earns Crystal Palace 2-1 win on return to Liverpool

Benteke earns Crystal Palace 2-1 win on return to Liverpool

Palace's win at Anfield makes it three big scalps claimed in April, after equally impressive victories over Chelsea and Arsenal. However, despite United's top-four hopes being in their own hands, former Reds manager and now Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has backed his former club to qualify for the Champions League due to United's congested run-in to the end of the season. Читать далее

US VP Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

US VP Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

He said the Trump administration's deployment of the Carl Vinson nuclear carrier task group to waters off the Korean Peninsula again "proves the US reckless moves for invading the DPRK have reached a serious phase of its scenario". One diplomat said it was unlikely the Security Council would be able to resolve differences on the statement. In the same press conference, spokesman Lu Kang praised recent United States statements on the North Korean issue. Читать далее

Trump administration refuses to let Exxon Mobil drill for oil in Russian Federation

The US sectoral sanctions were introduced in 2014 and prohibit the transfer of advanced technology to Russian Federation, including those related to shelf drilling, including the Arctic. The European Union sanctions do not keep European oil companies from operating in Russian Federation, a fact that has frustrated Exxon. Under US Department of the Treasury rules, Exxon Mobil could resubmit its application if it provides additional information the government had not reviewed previously. Читать далее

Jaguar teases XF Sportbrake wagon, will come to United States this winter

Jaguar teases XF Sportbrake wagon, will come to United States this winter

The company has recently released a special teaser video which shows the outline of the profile of the auto marked on the Wimbledon centre court. Jaguar director of design Ian Callum said that the new XF Sportbrake will bring "new levels of practicality without sacrificing the dynamic design and handling our customers expect". Читать далее

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Long Concussion Recovery Convinced Him To Retire

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Long Concussion Recovery Convinced Him To Retire

The son of legendary driver Dale Earnhardt Sr. has 26 victories at NASCAR's top level since 2000, his first full-time year in the Cup Series, but he never was able to take home the season title. "Anyone who tries to separate what he does behind the wheel to what he does in the sport doesn't know Dale Jr". Two years later NASCAR announced a mandatory baseline concussion testing. Читать далее

Trump to sign agriculture executive order Tuesday

He also promised to reach out to Democrats, and several Democratic senators have said they will vote for him. The Nebraska Farmer's Union said Perdue looks to be up to the challenges ahead, including immediate work "to address the depressed farm economy, offering assistance to struggling farmers across the country". Читать далее

US Senators relocate to White House over N/korea

North Korea's development of nuclear weapons and its pursuit of long-range missile technology has drawn deep criticism from much of the global community, and Trump responded by dispatching a group of warships, including the Nimitz-class supercarrier Carl Vinson , raising fears that the US may take military action. Читать далее

British lawmakers set to approve PM May's June 8 election plan

British lawmakers set to approve PM May's June 8 election plan

Under Britain's winner-takes-all electoral system, the party which wins a majority of the 650 seats in the Westminster parliament forms a government and the party leader is formally appointed prime minister by the queen. But Mr Corbyn is apparently facing an uphill struggle, with a fresh YouGov opinion poll for the Times giving the Tories a 24-point lead over Labour, despite his denial that his party's defeat is a "foregone conclusion". Читать далее

African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine

African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine

The World Health Organization , or WHO, has chosen Ghana , Kenya and Malawi to be the first three countries to test the world's first malaria vaccine. That's because the vaccine must be administered in four doses. These statistics are startling and disturbing and should be a case of concern to stakeholders. Читать далее

Hundreds of kids enjoy Easter Egg Hunt at Northwest Fresno church

The Auburn 2264 Moose Lodge sponsored a hunt at the Auburn Recreation District's Recreation Park that began at 10 a.m. Greg Knight, director of children and youth ministries, was unsure how many years the church has held the egg hunt. Lynch added, "Started out, we probably had maybe 30-40 people the first time, and previous year I think we had over 100 so we're looking today to maybe 100 kids come back again, especially since it is such a pretty day". Читать далее

Trump Made Melania Slim Down After Pregnancy

Trump Made Melania Slim Down After Pregnancy

Chief among them? Melania Trump, who was spotted dining with her husband at the Trump International Hotel in Washington on Saturday, doesn't want to move to the swamp. But for all the rumours and gossip, Donald and Melania Trump's marriage is one we know little about. But the second he looks away, she looks SO unhappy! Melania doesn't support charity causes or attend galas like most Manhattan socialites. Читать далее