off

Pope Benedict XVI Celebrates his 85 Birthday

This morning, Pope Benedict XVI celebrated his 85th birthday, after a Mass in the Pauline Chapel in Horst Seehofer, Germany, becoming the oldest in operation since Pope Leo XIII, who died at age 93 in 1903. “I stand before the last the course of my life and I do not know...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

José Luis Perales back with 11 New Songs in his Calle Soledad Album

Jose Luis Perales, one of the most prolific Spanish composers of the past 40 years, will published on May 24 “Calle Soledad”, an album with eleven new topics in which the artist combined his  “most classic tunes, with string songs and poetic lyrics, “with...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

Five Former Police Commissaries will be Investigated by Guayas District Attorney

The Guayas District Attorney in charge, Paul Ponce Quiroz, ordered a criminal inquiry against the five police former commissaries who resigned their post last week, following complaints of alleged irregularities. The public reports of possible acts of extortion and bribes were...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

A Vibrating Steering Wheel That Helps Lost Drivers

Researchers at AT & T Labs and Carnegie Mellon University have developed a steering wheel that uses haptic or touch technology, the same one that makes your phone vibrate, to warn drivers when it’s time to turn around. The steering wheel is still a prototype, is...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

Inmates of Brazilian Prison Hold Hostages

This Monday after a prison riot in eastern Brazil, their inmates captured more than a 100 hostages. The rioting prisoners took over the facility near the coastal city of Aracaju, during last Sunday afternoon. After the insurrection the prisoners have taken as hostage three...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

Street Safe, an “App” to Prevent Sexual Abuse

Street Safe is a new application that provides virtual security detail through smartphones to anyone who may feel in danger. The application is being marketed for women and their specific goal is to prevent sexual assault. In addition, it has a silent alarm that dials the 911...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

Tornado Outbreak in Oklahoma Claims Lives

KRMG News recently reported that the tornado outbreak reached the city of Woodward, Oklahoma, United States. The natural phenomena have left a total of six victims. Steven Peil, 63, a military veteran died by the injuries he sustained at a Woodward mobile home park. He and his...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

Ban Ki-moon Asks for the Ceasefire in Syria

UN general secretary, Ban Ki-moon, has asked the government and the Syrian rebels a ceasefire. According to the six-point plan made by the UN-Arab League Kofi Annan, the ceasefire expired last Thursday, April 10. Ban Ki-moon warned that any “small or involuntarily” problem c...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

Santos and Obama Acknowledged the Pending Topics of the Summit, Including the FTA

At a conference after their meeting at the end of the VI Summit of the Americas, the presidents of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, and United States, Barack Obama, endorsed the conclusions of the event in Cartagena about Cuba and the Malvinas, and reaffirmed the alliance of the two...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
off

UN Monitors Arrive in Syria Amid Fighting

The first six international observers arrived in Syria to monitor the tenuous United Nations ceasefire operation. Activists informed that the forces of Bashar al-Assad continue to attack neighborhoods of the opposition. “They’ve arrived and they will start working tomorrow...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012
, By
12