Month: August 2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Washington state Governor Jay Inslee, who made the fight against climate change the focus of his White House campaign, said on Wednesday he was withdrawing from the race for the 2020 U.S. Democratic presidential nomination. FILE PHOTO: 2020 Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and Washington Governor Jay Inslee speaks during the Presidential Gun
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WASHINGTON/COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – President Donald Trump declared Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen’s dismissal of his idea to buy Greenland “nasty” and an affront to the United States on Wednesday, a day after shocking Danes by canceling a Copenhagen visit over the rebuff. Danes voiced disbelief at Trump’s decision to forgo the trip, although Frederiksen said
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Wednesday there were still gaps that needed to be filled before Tokyo and Washington could agree on a bilateral trade deal and that negotiations with his U.S. counterpart were “very tough.” FILE PHOTO: Japan’s Minister of Economic Revitalization Toshimitsu Motegi speaks during the signing agreement
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Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield told reporters Wednesday that he reached out to Daniel Jones about his recently published comments regarding the New York Giants rookie. FILE PHOTO: Aug 17, 2019; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) on the field warming up before the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil
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FILE PHOTO: People walk through the financial district of Canary Wharf, London, Britain 28 September 2017. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde LONDON (Reuters) – Major British employers gave average pay rises of 2.6% to staff in the three months to July, the highest pace of increase in more than 10 years, data from industry consultants XpertHR showed on
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El apelativo paraíso le va que ni pintado a Las Bermudas. Playas de arena blanca y rosada, mar de color turquesa, aguas cálidas y naturaleza limpia. Las Bermudas son un pequeños conjunto de islas, unas junto a otras (las principales unidas por puentes), que en realidad son los restos de un antiguo cráter volcánico surgido
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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s Foreign Ministry expressed “concern” over a U.S. plan to permit extended periods of detention for migrant children and adolescents in a statement issued on Wednesday. The Trump administration earlier in the day unveiled a rule that allows officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them
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Nueva York es el paraíso de los neones. Un caleidoscopio de “color y fuego”, escribe Gilbert K. Chesterton en Lo que vi en América (1934) tras observar los carteles luminosos de Times Square en los que se vendía de todo, “de carne de cerdo a pianos”, afirma. “Qué glorioso jardín de maravillas sería este para
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