Month: January 2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats on Thursday hardened their positions over a wall being built on the border with Mexico, raising new doubts over their ability to reach a deal just as negotiations were getting underway. At her weekly news conference, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi reiterated, “There’s not
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Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido waves to his supporters next to his wife Fabiana Rosales outside their house in Caracas, Venezuela January 31, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins CARACAS (Reuters) – A change in government in Venezuela would favor the country’s two main foreign creditors Russia and China, Venezuelan opposition leader and
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Pittsburgh wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster said Thursday the Steelers need to limit off-field drama and distractions, comparing the team to a family of reality TV stars. FILE PHOTO: Jan 26, 2019; Kissimmee, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster reacts during PLAY 60 football clinic at Pro Bowl Community Day at ESPN Wide World of
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Día movido en las oficinas del Barcelona. Si hace unas horas había anunciado el fichaje del brasileño Emerson -que jugará cedido en el Betis-, con poco tiempo para el cierre del mercado invernal hizo oficial la llegada de Jean-Clair Todibo . El joven central francés no tendrá que esperar hasta la próxima temporada y su
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal appeals court will hear arguments on Friday over whether the Trump administration acted legally when it repealed landmark net neutrality rules governing internet providers in December 2017. FILE PHOTO – Fiber optic cables carrying internet providers are seen running into a server room at Intergate.Manhattan, in New York, March 20,
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Antoine Vermette, a center who played 14 seasons in the NHL and helped lead the Chicago Blackhawks to a Stanley Cup title, announced his retirement Thursday at the age of 36. FILE PHOTO: Phoenix Coyotes’ Antoine Vermette celebrates a late goal against the Edmonton Oilers during the third period of their NHL hockey game in
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BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel signaled her readiness on Thursday to implement costly proposals tabled by a government-appointed commission to facilitate the phasing out of coal-fired power, but key questions about money and priorities remain. FILE PHOTO: Water vapour rises from the cooling towers of the Jaenschwalde lignite-fired power plant of Lausitz Energie
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