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    La Guardia Revolucionaria —el cuerpo militar de élite que se encarga desde 1979 de preservar los valores de la República— ha acusado en comunicado a Arabia Saudí de ser responsable de los atentados. En una de las fotografías se ve una cabeza decapitada , presentada como la de un de los asaltantes al monumento funerario . Estado Islámico suele atribuirse ataques en todo el mundo, incluso aunque los vínculos con el grupo no puedan confirmarse o parezcan dudosos.
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    At the Wired Business Conference Wednesday, David Limp, senior vice president of devices at Amazon , said the company believes there should be more openness among competing virtual assistant platforms, USA Today reported. Year-over-year, the number of US consumers using voice-activated assistant devices is up 128.9%, according to eMarketer. "If Apple had not done this, its customers would embrace Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant".
  • PREP da triunfo por 3 puntos al priista Del Mazo

    PREP da triunfo por 3 puntos al priista Del Mazo

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    Concretamente, el PRI obtuvo el 33,72% y la candidata de Morena el 30,81%. En Veracruz hubo elecciones para las presidencias municipales, que se repartieron entre varios partidos . "Vamos a seguir insistiendo que se abran todas las casillas", aseveró. Sostuvo que estas irregularidades benefician al candidato del Partido Revolucionario Institucional ( PRI ), Alfredo Del Mazo Maza.
  • Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea

    Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea

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    Ellicott City, Md., yoga instructor Keith Golden thinks of Reality Leigh Winner as a dedicated student who works hard and a compassionate person who cares deeply for animals and people. "I don't know how to explain it". But the secretive nature of her job didn't stop victor from speaking freely on politics and other topics on social media accounts accessible to anyone.
  • Brasil: Corte Suprema autoriza interrogatorio al presidente Temer

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    En medio de la crisis política que sacude al jefe de Estado por sospechas de corrupción, el gobierno no informó del motivo de este enroque de funcionarios. También filmaron al primo de Aécio Neves recibiendo los dos millones que el líder del PSDB había pedido. Finalmente Temer volvió a señalar que no renunciará y destacó que trabaja guiado por un sentimiento de responsabilidad fiscal y que no hay un plan B, porque la responsabilidad al final da sus frutos.
  • Kremlin says no preparations are underway yet for Putin-Trump meeting

    Kremlin says no preparations are underway yet for Putin-Trump meeting

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    Tensions rose two weeks ago when Qatar said its news agency was hacked to publish a fake story claiming the emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, had called Iran "a regional and Islamic power that can not be ignored". The Philippines has also halted the deployment of workers to Qatar, fearing food shortages could affect thousands of Filipinos living there. These controversial statements contradicted the regional consensus on many sensitive issues, particularly Iran, which is considered a ...
  • How to Watch James Comey Senate Testimony Live

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    Mr Flynn was sacked just weeks into Mr Trump's presidency for misleading Vice-President Mike Pence about conversations with Russia's ambassador to the US. "I wish him luck", the President said. Comey says Trump then made his statement about loyalty. Separately, National Security Agency director Mike Rogers said: "I am not going to discuss the specifics of interactions I may or may have not had with the President".
  • Lionel Messi: esta es la exclusiva lista de invitados para su matrimonio

    Lionel Messi: esta es la exclusiva lista de invitados para su matrimonio

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    A pocas horas para el inicio de la final de la Champions League entre el Real Madrid y la Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo habló de la relación con Lionel Messi y dio su opinión acerca de los jugadores sudamericanos. En esta selecta lista también figuran sus compatriuotas Sergio Agüero , Ezequiel Lavezzi y Ángel di María . En cambio, sí se espera que vayan otros amigos como Cesc Fabregas, cuya pareja, Daniella Seeman, es amiga de Antonella , y Xavi Hernández y su mujer, Núria ...
  • Trump to nominate Christopher Wray for FBI director

    Trump to nominate Christopher Wray for FBI director

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    Comey had been leading an FBI investigation into allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and possible collusion with Trump's campaign when he was sacked. They met during the administration of George W. Bush , when Christie was U.S. Attorney and Wray was a deputy attorney general. During his time in the Justice Department, he worked directly under Comey's orders, and is believed to have provided him with key support during one his toughest showdowns, in ...
  • Apple unveils Siri-controlled speaker at annual conference

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    It's a smart home speaker created to compete with Amazon Echo and Google Home on the artificial intelligence front and with Sonos on the sound quality front. Siri is a fundamental part of Apple HomePod and it can be activated using the command " Hey, Siri ". If a song is playing, a user can ask HomePod "who's the drummer in this?" and instantly get an answer.
  • México condena ataques terroristas en Irán

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    La ONU condenó los ataques terroristas registrados hoy en Irán e hizo un llamamiento para reforzar la colaboración internacional con el fin de enfrentar esa violencia. Al menos doce personas murieron y unas cincuenta resultaron heridas por dos ataques coordinados y reivindicados por el Estado Islámico contra el Parlamento iraní y el mausoleo del imán Ruholá Jomeini .
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    Casa Blanca defiende decisión

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    Donald Trump anunció que Estados Unidos abandona el Acuerdo Climático de París y con ello despertó una fuerte reacción de aquellos que consideran su proceder como "ignorante". "Esta administración está abdicando su liderazgo y toma un asiento trasero con respecto a otros países en la lucha mundial contra el cambio climático ".
  • Ahmadiyya Muslim Community UK Condemns Terrorist Attack in London

    Ahmadiyya Muslim Community UK Condemns Terrorist Attack in London

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    In a statement he read out on behalf of Muslim communities, Chishty said: "It is the Islamic duty of every Muslim to be loyal to the country in which they live". "These acts of violence were truly shocking and I condemn them in the strongest terms". " Muslims everywhere are outraged and disgusted at these cowards who once again have destroyed the lives of our fellow Britons ", he said .
  • Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI chief

    Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI chief

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    Less than a year later, Wray was reportedly among the top officials at the Justice Department - along with embattled former FBI Director James Comey and now special counsel Robert Mueller - who planned to resign after White House officials tried to persuade a hospitalized Ashcroft to sign off on a warrantless domestic surveillance program in 2004.
  • N Korea fires volley of cruise missiles into Japan Sea

    N Korea fires volley of cruise missiles into Japan Sea

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    Jim Syring, told reporters at the Pentagon shortly after the test. THE South Korean government on Wednesday moved to suspend the controversial deployment of a USA missile intercept system in the country, putting Seoul on a potential collision course with Washington's regional defence strategy.
  • Qatar hit by ratings downgrade over blockade crisis

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    Rival ratings agency S&P Global cut its rating on Qatar on Wednesday to AA- and put the rating on CreditWatch with negative implications, meaning there was a significant chance of a further downgrade. Before the withdrawals, Gulf and worldwide investors held only about 9 percent of the country's stock market cap, which may indicate that the economy will remain strong despite the pullouts.
  • Trump Taps Former Assistant Attorney General Christopher Wray as New FBI Chief

    Trump Taps Former Assistant Attorney General Christopher Wray as New FBI Chief

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    Wray is a traditional choice for the job. Bill Stepien, Christie's former campaign manager and deputy chief of staff, is now the White House political director. That potential bombshell testimony - in which Comey also may address whether Trump urged him to halt or ease up on an investigation into former national security advisor Michael Flynn and his ties to Russian Federation - takes place before the Senate Intelligence Committee .
  • Apple HomePod: Smart Speaker With Hi-Fi Ambitions?

    Apple HomePod: Smart Speaker With Hi-Fi Ambitions?

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    It's game-time! Apple just announced its long-awaited take on a smart speaker, completing the smart speaker triumvirate along with Google and Amazon . To take on its rival Echo , Apple had always been rumored to be working on a device. Apple also laid some groundwork for augmented reality , the projection of digital features onto real-world surroundings, by giving app developers tools for incorporating AR into their products.
  • Acuerdo de París: Perú expresa preocupación por la salida de USA

    Acuerdo de París: Perú expresa preocupación por la salida de USA

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    Destacó que el cambio climático es una amenaza global que requiere el compromiso de todos, por lo que como jefe de gobierno reiteró su compromiso de trabajar de manera conjunta con los países que suscribieron el Acuerdo de París y de manera contundente en las acciones planteadas en el grupo de Alcaldes del C-40 y seguir contribuyendo con los gobiernos locales.
  • Trump ya tiene nominado para director del FBI

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    Comey , quien testificará en persona ante el Comité de Inteligencia del Senado el jueves sobre las supuestas presiones del presidente por la pesquisa rusa, utilizará su declaración de apertura para contar una cena que tuvo con Trump el 27 de enero, una semana después de que el presidente asumiera el cargo, según una copia de la declaración publicada.
  • Five moments that mattered in the Georgia special election debate

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    She said a robust economy and lower taxes would better benefit small business. Handel said she believes it is necessary to do everything possible to protect Americans, including supporting a temporary travel ban that would halt citizens from six countries from entering the U.S.
  • British police name a third London Bridge attacker

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    Butt had been investigated by the Metropolitan Police in 2015 but was deemed " low priority " because there was no intelligence that he was planning an attack. Police in London said a second suspect identified Monday, Rashid Redouane was not known to police. Police have also been guarding the capital's main bridges in order to stave off any potential copycat attacks.
  • May faces election heat over police cuts

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    When terrorists began a stabbing rampage late Saturday in London after using a van to mow down pedestrians on the London Bridge , restaurant patrons were left to defend themselves with nothing more than chairs and random object like beer glasses.
  • Donald Trump nominates Christopher Wray for post of FBI chief

    Donald Trump nominates Christopher Wray for post of FBI chief

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    Of all the names floated in the media as potential replacements for fired FBI Director James Comey , Christopher Wray's was barely noticed . After that ruling, Christie's office revealed that Wray had the phone. The former official is to meet with a committee of the United States Senate Thursday. He took charge of a task force of prosecutors and Federal Bureau of Investigation agents created to investigate the Enron scandal.
  • Apple HomePod's Strengths Over Amazon Echo Show

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    Yet Apple wants to directly compete against the likes of Amazon's Echo and the Google Home , and has built its smart assistant Siri into the speaker . Amazon has dominated the connected speakers category since 2014 when it introduced its first Echo , which responds to voice commands and allows users to order goods and control connected appliances.
  • IPhones soon will block texts while driving

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    The phone can also be set to send a note to contacts that text you to let them know you're driving and will get back to them when you get to your destination. In an effort to discourage the behavior, calls that may not result in a ticket could still land the owner of the vehicle a warning letter. The new iOS 11 update will be available as a free update for supported iPhones and iPads in about September.
  • Can Apple's (AAPL) HomePod Outmuscle Amazon and Google?

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    The speaker is spatially aware, so that it can sense its location in the room, and uses six microphones so that it can be voice-activated from anywhere in the room. It could be one reason Apple is playing up the musical aspect of the Homepod more than its smart home features. But the product seems directly inspired by existing smart speakers from Amazon and Google.
  • Christopher Wray: Trump to Nominate Former Assistant AG for FBI Director

    Christopher Wray: Trump to Nominate Former Assistant AG for FBI Director

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    He also served as Christie's lawyer when the former New Jersey governor faced backlash over closing a lane on the George Washington Bridge in an alleged revenge plot to get back at a Democrat mayor. While Warner said he didn't know Wrap personally, he noted the former Justice official has a good reputation. Trump had considered current and former politicians, including former Sen.
  • A most Trumpian response to London's terror attack

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    Butt, a British citizen born in Pakistan, had been investigated by security agencies earlier but he was not deemed enough of a threat to warrant close monitoring, police were quoted as saying. Questions remain over whether investigators had the resources to look into complaints such as those leveled by Butt's neighbors about his attempts to radicalize children and whether crucial opportunities were missed that could have saved lives.
  • Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official Christopher Wray to lead FBI

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    Wray rose to head the department's criminal division in the Bush administration and oversaw investigations into corporate fraud, at a time when Comey was deputy attorney general. In May, Yates testified in front of a Senate judiciary subcommittee regarding the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation, particularly former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn's contact with Russia's Ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak.
  • Trump speaks to Qatar Emir; offers to mediate Gulf crisis

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    Yemen, Libya's eastern-based government and the Maldives too have joined the ban against Qatar which sees a severing of diplomatic ties with Doha apart from blocking off land, air and sea routes to the gas-rich nation. In a September 1963 cable from the American Consul in the Saudi city of Dhahran to the Department of State, the subject of settling the Saudi Arabia-Qatar border was treated as a problem akin to noticing they'd switched Tupperware after a potluck ...
  • US condemns 'terrorist' attacks in Iran

    US condemns 'terrorist' attacks in Iran

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    Iranian security officials have not said who they suspect is behind the attacks, though state media has referred to the attackers as "terrorists". Gunmen and suicide bombers, acting nearly simultaneously, attacked Iran's parliament and a shrine to the revolutionary leader Ayatollah Khomeini in the first attacks in the country claimed by the so-called Islamic State group.
  • Trump taps Christopher Wray as new FBI director

    Trump taps Christopher Wray as new FBI director

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    Last month, Trump abruptly fired Comey , sparking outrage as his ouster came amid the FBI's growing probe into Russian interference in the election and the country's possible ties to Trump's presidential campaign. Trump Fires FBI Director Comey - Why? Wray, who will require Senate confirmation, had interviewed with Trump at the White House on May 30. On Thursday, Comey will give his much-anticipated congressional testimony to dispute President Donald Trump's blanket claim that ...
  • Check out Apple's official video introduction of the HomePod

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    While Apple's ( AAPL ) iMac updates and the new HomePod speaker drew most of the attention at the company's World Wide Developers conference Monday, investors may have missed the most notable trend coming from the tech giant. The current version is just Sierra. While the HomePod is always listening for the " Hey Siri " prompt, no information will be sent to Apple's servers until that command is heard.
  • RNC Rolls out Efforts to Combat Comey Testimony

    RNC Rolls out Efforts to Combat Comey Testimony

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    Comey is expected to say Thursday that President Trump asked him to "lift the cloud" over him and the federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US election. Comey said Trump then made his statement about loyalty. Trump allegedly later said again, "I need loyalty", to which Comey replied, "You will always get honesty from me".
  • LeBron James takes hard fall but bounces back to lead Cavs

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    Through two games in this series, that's exactly what they've done. Durant responded by shocking everyone and leaving the Thunder to join Golden State in the offseason. The Cavaliers, on the other hand, have been held to 90.7 on the same scale offensively with a net rating of -44.9 . Golden State has scored 126 per game on almost 52 percent shooting over the last five games.
  • James Comey wrote down every interaction with Trump he ever had

    James Comey wrote down every interaction with Trump he ever had

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    What [former FBI Director James] Comey is saying seems to shoot down the idea that the president was pressuring him to back off of General [Michael] Flynn. The White House has given conflicting messages about the reasons for Comey's firing. "I didn't move, speak or change my facial expression in any way during the awkward silence that followed".
  • Meet the new awesome Apple HomePod

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    A Google Home killer? Google Home is also slowly improving and playing catch-up. That's the first thing to enter my mind. Apple said all communications are encrypted. While Amazon Echo and Google Home began stealing some market share from the Santa Barbara-based speaker company, Sonos prided itself on the excellent audio engineering that went into its speakers as well as the fact it played nicely with nearly every streaming music service out there.