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US Noticias

Obama insiste en aprobar tratado de comercio TPP

El presidente Barack Obama intenta promover la aprobación por parte del Congreso del tratado de libre comercio con 12 países de la cuenca del Pacífico aprovechando la visita del primer ministro de Singapur, Lee Hsien Loong, a Washington que culmina este martes con una cena de estado. La aprobación del tratado parece cada vez más […]Load more...

Noticias del mundo

Gulen Accuses Erdogan of ‘Slow-motion Coup’ in Turkey

VOA News The U.S.-based exiled cleric accused by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of being behind Turkey’s attempted coup has accused the Turkish president of «turning a failed putsch into a slow-motion coup of his own against constitutional government.» Writing Tuesday in the New York Times, Fethullah Gulen called Erdogan’s accusation of involvement in the attempted […]Load more...

Entretenimiento

Images in Washington Exhibit Reflect a Transforming America

A new exhibit at The Phillips Collection in Washington, titled «American Moments,» is a collection of more than 130 photographs taken during the 1930s to the ’60s by some of the most prominent photographers in the country. Curator Renée Maurer said the images help to tell the story of a transforming America. “While putting the show together […]Load more...

Política

Progressives gird for Capitol Hill battle

Washington  — Washington is entering a new era of kamikaze governance, this time with Democrats at the helm. Thursday night’s spending showdown saw progressive Democrats unexpectedly emerge as the agitators ready to drive the nation off a cliff to win concessions — and progressives say it will happen again. «The fight last night was a […]Load more...

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Obama and Equal Pay For Women

Washington (agencies). The United States President, Barack Obama, spoke Saturday in favour of equal pay for women, emphasizing a topic of great importance to the Democrats, who seek to capture the women’s vote with a view to the upcoming elections. «It is unfair. And in 2014, is a shame. Women deserve to earn the same for doing the same […]Load more...

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Obama Declares Mudslide in Washington ‘Great Catastrophe’

The number of deaths after the mudslide on  March 22 in Washington already stands at 29, as forensic experts have indicated. The new figure comes two days after the number of missing people after the catastrophe dropped from 90 to 22. President Barack Obama has elevated the status of the tragedy to a «major catastrophe». In this way, and following the […]Load more...

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Rescuers Continue Search In Washington Mudslide

Washington rescue teams are prepared for another day’s search in Snohomish County where on Saturday a devastating landslide occurred. Dogs, aircraft and bulldozers have been used to search for survivors, but the work has been very slow and dangerous due to conditions similar to quicksand. So far 14 bodies have been recovered and police are […]Load more...