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Los comicios de este domingo se celebran bajo importantes medidas de seguridad por la elevada amenaza terrorista que pesa sobre Francia , país donde una serie de atentados yihadistas dejaron 239 muertos desde 2015. Cerca de la mitad son mujeres y la edad promedio es de 48,5 años. Este se beneficia de la imagen positiva del presidente que ha comenzado su mandato con el pie derecho en el ámbito doméstico e internacional.
  • MIT es la universidad N°1 del mundo; Udelar, 39ª en Latinoamérica

    MIT es la universidad N°1 del mundo; Udelar, 39ª en Latinoamérica

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    La última calificación de QS que abarca a todas las mejores universidades del mundo situó en el puesto 137° de la lista a la Pontificia Universidad Católica. La primera latinoamericana en el ranking mundial es la Universidad de Buenos Aires, en el puesto 75°. Entre las Latinoamericanas , la Universidad de la República ocupó la posición 39°.
  • Donald Trump Ridicules 'Cowardly' Leaker James Comey

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    One of the many interesting revelations that came out of the questioning was that Comey acknowledged highly publicized memos containing notes from Comey's conversations with Trump while he was serving as Federal Bureau of Investigation director were deliberately leaked to the New York Times at Comey's request .
  • Presidente Nicolás Maduro felicitó a la Vinotinto Sub-20

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    De acuerdo a un comunicado de prensa, la Mini-vinotinto eliminó el jueves a Uruguay en semifinales del Mundial de Corea del Sur . "Veo al equipo muy enfocado, muy claro de las características del rival y eso me tiene muy tranquilo, manejando el control, el termómetro normal de las emociones, estamos preparados para ellos; sabemos la exigencia que se va a requerir y estoy muy convencido de que nuestros futbolistas van a llegar y van a dar una gran demostración", declaró optimista el ...
  • Oposición se movilizará hacia la avenida Victoria este 10J

    Oposición se movilizará hacia la avenida Victoria este 10J

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    La Policía Nacional Bolivariana (PNB) y la Guardia Nacional Bolivariana (GNB ), mediante el uso de escopetas para disparar perdigones y lacrimógenas, impidió no solo las movilizaciones, sino la concentración de grupos incluso pequeñas de manifestantes desde horas del mediodía, que volvían a levantar barricadas nuevamente.
  • El partido de Macron gana primera vuelta de legislativas, según proyecciones

    El partido de Macron gana primera vuelta de legislativas, según proyecciones

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    Las casillas electorales fueron abiertas a las 8:00 horas locales (6:00 GMT) y cerrarán a las 20:00 horas locales (18:00 GMT). Debido al temor a atentados terroristas, 50.000 policías custodian el proceso electoral. Hasta hace muy poco parecía improbable que Macron , un centrista de 39 años con escasa experiencia política y sin maquinaria de partido, obtuviera una mayoría en las legislativas.
  • Ryan Ellis Game 6 status may test Predators resolve

    Ryan Ellis Game 6 status may test Predators resolve

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    It turns out the referee blew his whistle just before Sissons poked at the puck. "You're playing in the finals, the biggest stage in your career, and you're not happy obviously", Rinne said . He says he was more nervous for that gig than when he sang the national anthem at the Super Bowl as an Atlanta Falcons' fan. Nashville has turned into Predators Central in recent months and weeks, with the eyes of the entire sports community trained on Music City.
  • Derrota España a domicilio a Macedonia

    Derrota España a domicilio a Macedonia

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    Los de Julen Lopetegui sabían que necesitaban ganar, ya que los azzurri tenían un compromiso poco exigente ante Liechtenstein, y no dieron opción al equipo de Pandev y compañía y David Silva hizo el 0-1 tras sólo 15 minutos de juego. Por los macedonios acortó distancias Ristovski (66). Macedonia intentó venirse arriba con el 1-2 pero entre Isco e Iniesta supieron esconder el balón en la recta final e incluso pudieron ampliar su ventaja con dos ocasiones de Piqué y Diego Costa .
  • Goldman Sachs vet Murphy wins Democratic governor's primary

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    The candidates are little known, even in New Jersey, and are competing as Trump administration developments swamp headlines, spurring the Democratic candidates to lash out at the president and wedging Republicans between an unpopular White House and a GOP governor whom most voters disapprove of.
  • Kuwait calls for dialogue to resolve Gulf crisis

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    In their apparent bid to secure U.S. support and that of Israel, the countries cited Qatar's links with Hamas and accused it of supporting terrorism and Iran . "So far five planes carrying. vegetables have been sent to Qatar , each carrying around 90 tonnes of cargo, while another plane will be sent today", Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi told the Agence France-Presse news agency Sunday.
  • UK polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

    UK polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

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    Even the Conservative Party is split between hard-line Brexiteers and former Remainers. Predictions of Conservative success became more modest as the party's campaign faltered following a series of missteps. Instead of accepting defeat, however, May claims that she will continue to push for Brexit negotiations. I'm very proud to lead this party. Some in Brussels may see this as an opportunity to drive a hard deal and dictate terms, Klass believes, while others may worry a weak prime ...
  • Melania Trump y su hijo se mudan a la Casa Blanca

    Melania Trump y su hijo se mudan a la Casa Blanca

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    La noticia trascendió vía Twitter luego de que la primera dama publicara una imagen en su cuenta personal. Por su parte, el mandatario pasó el fin de semana en su club de golf en Bedminster, Nueva Jersey. " #DiaDeMudanza ", escribió en la red social. El mensaje incluía una fotografía del Monumento a Washington , que parece haber sido tomada desde el Cuarto Rojo de la Casa Blanca .
  • Donald Trump arremete contra el

    Donald Trump arremete contra el "cobarde" Comey en Twitter

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    El exdirector del FBI James Comey expresó dudas adicionales durante una audiencia del jueves, al decir que la agencia esperaba que Sessions se recusara semanas antes de que lo hiciera. Según James Comey , Donald Trump le sugirió dejar tranquilo al general Michael Flynn, quien había sido obligado a renunciar a su cargo de Asesor de Seguridad Nacional de la Casa Blanca.
  • Check out photos from World Naked Bike Ride Chicago 2017

    Check out photos from World Naked Bike Ride Chicago 2017

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    Founded in 2004 with a dress code of "bare as you dare", the World Naked Bike Ride seeks to highlight the fragility of the human body, as well as acting as a protest against oil dependency and car-centric transport policies. Some riders took the opportunity to pay tribute to the victims of last month's terrorist bombing at the Manchester Arena by painting a bee symbol, or black and yellow stripes, on their bodies.
  • Mastermind Behind Tehran Attacks Killed by Intelligence Forces

    Mastermind Behind Tehran Attacks Killed by Intelligence Forces

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    The jihadist group claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attacks that killed 17 people. "However, with cooperation of (intelligence) services that are close to Iran, he paid the price of his crimes on Saturday and was killed by Iran's security forces and our friends in the other intelligence services", he said.
  • Democratic attorneys general commit to Paris climate pact

    Democratic attorneys general commit to Paris climate pact

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    The group has been organized by former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, the U.N. Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change . Worth mentioning, Trump withdrew the USA from the 2015 agreement to cut emissions saying it undermined the country's economy and put it at a disadvantage to other nations.
  • Habrá nuevas elecciones en el Reino Unido este año — Corbyn

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    Después de entregarse los resultados de los 650 escaños de la Casa de los Comunes después de los comicios del jueves, los atribulados Conservadores de May obtuvieron 318, menos de los 326 requeridos para formar una mayoría, y muy por debajo de los 330 con los que contaban antes de que la premier lanzara su apuesta electoral.
  • How the United Kingdom election vote was swung

    How the United Kingdom election vote was swung

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    Mr Corbyn said , 'There isn't a parliamentary majority for anybody at the present time , the party that has lost in this election is the Conservative Party , the arguments the Conservative Party put forward in this election have lost.
  • AU chairman calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

    AU chairman calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

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    This will come as a relief to the more than 11,000 people from Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain living in Qatar. Mohammed al-Sada said in a statement: "circumstances in the region shall not prevent the state of Qatar from honouring its worldwide commitment of cutting its oil production".
  • Sessions to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee

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    In a letter Saturday to Senator Richard Shelby, Republican of Alabama, Sessions said that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before the House and Senate Appropriations subcommittees but that it had become clear some members would focus their questions on the Russian Federation investigation.
  • Man critically injured in explosion, fire at New Jersey home

    Man critically injured in explosion, fire at New Jersey home

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    The blast was so powerful that not only was the house leveled completely, but the homeowner was also thrown outside by the force of the explosion. The fire department continued working on some hot spots. The homeowner survived and no one else was injured, but others in the neighborhood were left shaking by the terrifying explosion. A neighbor told ABC 7 Eyewitness News there were several smaller explosions that sounded like fireworks.
  • Talks Ongoing With UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives: Democratic Unionist Party

    Talks Ongoing With UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives: Democratic Unionist Party

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    DUP leader Arlene Foster with MPs at the Stormont Hotel in Belfast. May had been reportedly given an ultimatum to get rid of the duo or face a leadership challenge by Monday. "We will welcome any such deal being agreed, as it will provide the stability and certainty the whole country requires as we embark on Brexit and beyond", the final statement said.
  • Iniciará semana con pronóstico de lluvia en 17 estados del país

    Iniciará semana con pronóstico de lluvia en 17 estados del país

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    Detalló que el fenómeno está localizado a 200 kilómetros al sur-sureste de Salina Cruz y a 230 kilómetros al sureste de Bahías de Huatulco , Oaxaca. La Depresión tropical 3-E continuará intensificándose y se prevé que en las próximas horas alcance la categoría de Tormenta Tropical asignándosele el nombre de Calvin.
  • Gran Bretaña: partido de May pierde mayoría legislativa

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    Los votantes británicos propinaron un duro golpe a la primera ministra de Reino Unido , Theresa May , en unas elecciones a las convocó para fortalecer su posición en las negociaciones sobre el Brexit , pero que acabaron reduciendo su mayoría parlamentaria y sumieron al país en la agitación política.
  • Iran flies food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

    Iran flies food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

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    Almost a week after Saudi Arabia and several of its allies severed ties with Qatar in an unprecedented Gulf diplomatic crisis, there were no signs of the bitter dispute being resolved. Despite the unprecedented sanctions, Qatar says that its crucial exports of liquefied natural gas have not been interrupted. The coordinated move suggests the Gulf states are seeking to lessen the humanitarian impact of their June 5 severing of ties with Qatar, in retaliation for what they call its support ...
  • Iran twin attacks mastermind killed, says minister

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    Ali Larijani stressed that the Iranian Parliament will show a serious reaction to the recent US Senate bill that would impose new sanctions on Iran, calling on the national security commission to present a plan on countermeasure for the bill as soon as possible; "The US must realize that Iranian parliament has a strong resolve in the fight against terrorism", he added.
  • EEUU lanza ataque contra grupo Al-Shabaab en Somalia

    EEUU lanza ataque contra grupo Al-Shabaab en Somalia

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    White explicó que el ataque aéreo se realizó bajo las nuevas directrices aprobadas por el presidente estadounidense , Donald Trump , en marzo de este año, lo que "permite al Departamento de Defensa de EE.UU. Este contingente permanente de unos 50 hombres, según el Pentágono , es particularmente responsable de la formación del Ejército Nacional de Somalia (SNA) en la lucha contra Al Shabab .
  • Trump, Tillerson send mixed messages on Qatar

    Trump, Tillerson send mixed messages on Qatar

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    Bahrain , Egypt , Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have cut ties with Qatar , accusing their former Gulf Cooperation Council ally of supporting extremist groups. Lavrov said Moscow was ready to act "with the consent and the interest of the parties involved" to help resolve the diplomatic row. Trump's comments came as Washington joins intensifying global efforts to heal the worsening rift between the key Western Gulf allies, which has escalated into the region's worst ...
  • Qatar Hires Former US Attorney General To Rebut Terrorism Allegations

    Qatar Hires Former US Attorney General To Rebut Terrorism Allegations

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    Arab states have no right to "blockade" Qatar, the country's top diplomat said Thursday, insisting the campaign by Saudi Arabia and its allies to isolate the tiny, energy-rich nation is based on "false and fabricated news". Saudi Arabia also sealed Qatar's only land border, a key passageway for food imports. "I decided along with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , our great generals, and military people, the time had come to call on Qatar to end its extremist ideology in terms of funding", ...
  • Países árabes avanzan en condiciones para desbloquear la crisis catarí

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    Un conflicto diplomático inició en Medio Oriente cuando Arabia Saudí , Bahréin, Emiratos Arabes Unidos y Egipto rompieron relaciones diplomáticas con Qatar tras acusarlo de apoyar al terrorismo. "No abandonaremos a nuestros hermanos de Qatar ", dijo a los miembros de su Partido de la Justicia y el Desarrollo (AK). Asimismo, destacó la importancia de que Catar "se comprometa a cambiar su política y participe con transparencia en los esfuerzos para luchar contra el terrorismo", ...
  • Apple presenta sus innovadores desarrollos — Viaje al futuro

    Apple presenta sus innovadores desarrollos — Viaje al futuro

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    En el caso de macOS High Sierra ocurre más o menos lo mismo que con la nueva versión de iOS . Todos saldrán a la venta en algunos mercados durante esta misma tarde. Otra de las novedades y realmente la que siempre está en línea para esta fecha de presentaciones de Apple , es la renovación de los sistemas operativos de todos sus productos.
  • Arab nations add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism list

    Arab nations add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism list

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    The president has claimed that his conversations there pushed him to call out Qatar. In Trump's calculus he sees nothing to lose, and his Middle East trip effectively gave a green light to the Gulf States to take matters into their own hands to contain Iran and its friends.
  • Rescatan migrantes de varios paises en México

    Rescatan migrantes de varios paises en México

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    Elementos de la Agencia de Investigación Criminal de la Procuraduría General de la República (PGR) rescataron a 112 migrantes extranjeros , entre ellos 23 menores de edad que viajaban en condiciones de hacinamiento sobre la carretera que conduce del estado de Chiapas al municipio de Huimanguillo , Tabasco .
  • Arabia Saudita, EAU y Baréin agradecen palabras de Trump

    Arabia Saudita, EAU y Baréin agradecen palabras de Trump

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    Esta situación perjudicará gravemente a los seguidores del conjunto catalán que residen en el país de Medio Oriente . El secretario estadunidense de Estado, Rex Tillerson, urgió hoy a los países del Golfo Pérsico a relajar el bloqueo contra Qatar bajo el argumento de que está creando problemas de abasto en ese país y afectando el combate contra el grupo yihadista Estado Islámico.
  • Fallen soldier's family stresses meaning of Memorial Day

    Fallen soldier's family stresses meaning of Memorial Day

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    The president also thanked Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly , whose son Robert was killed in Afghanistan in November 2010. "To every Gold Star family who honors us with your presence, you lost sons, daughters, husbands and wives, mothers and fathers ...
  • Ser del Barça en Emiratos Árabes es sinónimo de prisión

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    El gobierno de Qatar expresó su pesar por esta decisión al considerarla infundada, sin embargo el pasado jueves en una declaración conjunta Arabia Saudita , Bahréin , Egipto, y Emiratos Árabes Unidos acusaros a 59 individuos y 12 organizaciones de caridad en Qatar de ser "relacionado con el terrorismo".
  • Parkersburg student shines at spelling bee

    Parkersburg student shines at spelling bee

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    Oklahoma 6-year-old Edith Fuller competed in the preliminaries as the tournament's youngest ever competitor. After correctly spelling the word "homicide" in round two, he advanced to the next round. The bee is being held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. Tarsier was among a list of 400 study words sent to all spellers advancing to the national finals.
  • Exfiscales se suman al recurso contra la Constituyente #9Jun

    Exfiscales se suman al recurso contra la Constituyente #9Jun

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    Sin embargo, el Tribunal Supremo señaló que la fiscal Luisa Ortega no estaba legitimada para pedir esta aclaración. Aunque no ha habido un pronunciamiento formal por parte de la alianza opositora Mesa de la Unidad Democrática (MUD), a través de las redes sociales los dirigentes han pedido al ciudadano común que firme este recurso.
  • Iran arrests nearly 50 after deadly Tehran attacks

    Iran arrests nearly 50 after deadly Tehran attacks

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    Meanwhile, Prosecutor General of Alborz province, north of Tehran , Ahmad Fazelian said that eight of the logistical agents of the Wednesday Tehran attacks have been detained in the province. Undaunted, officials say Iran will step up the strategy, which includes sending fighters to battle Daesh in Syria and Iraq alongside allied Shiite groups.