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Bomb threat affects American Airlines flight from New York

Several emergency teams were displaced on November 30 at the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York to respond to a bomb threat aboard a plane, informed authorities of the city. The Fire Department of New York informed on its Twitter account about the alarm shortly...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Minor disappeared four years ago is found behind a false wall

A 13-year-old boy, who had disappeared four years ago, has been found by the police hidden behind a a false wall in his father’s house in Georgia, according to local media. The Clayton County police initially came to the house but its owners denied that the child was found...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Ministries will receive 38.5% of the Budget for 2015

Ecuador currently has 27 ministries in total. These 27 entities will receive 38.5% of the budget for 2015, which amounts to $ 36 317 million. The five ministries that will receive more budget in 2015 are: Education, Health, Non-Renewable Natural Resources, Electricity and...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Affiliation of domestic workers rises a 19.5% in Guayaquil

The 55.6% of domestic workers in Guayaquil would be affiliated to Social Security, said a survey carried out by the Graduate School of Business Administration (ESPAE for its Spanish acronym) of the “Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral” (ESPOL for its Spanish...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Aspiring candidates for judges of the National Court perform practical tests

The competition for the renovation of the first third (seven judges) of the National Court begins its final phase. Today, a first group of 35 applicants will be evaluated by a court. The test started at 07:00 in the Eugenio Espejo Convention Center, in Quito. These tests are...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Israel tightens laws against illegal immigrants

The Israeli government approved on Sunday a new draft law against illegal immigrants after the Supreme Court overturned a previous more repressive legislation, said the Ministry of Interior. The new text, to be submitted in Parliament for a vote, foresees that illegal immigrants...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Hong Kong: pro-democracy Protestants and police face again

The pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong were reactivated after a night of clashes in which fifty people were arrested and forty wounded. The protesters, wearing helmets, tried to force the police cordon deployed around the seat of government of Leung Chun-ying, during a meeting...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Policeman who killed D. Brown in Ferguson quits

Agent Darren Wilson, whom a jury decided not to charge for the death of the young Afro-American Michael Brown Ferguson (USA) took the decision to resign to his office by “credible threats” against the local police department and other officers. Wilson resigned after...
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General Rubén Alzate and his two companions are released by FARC

The communist guerrilla FARC released this Sunday in Colombia an Army general and two other captives, allowing to restart the development of the peace process, suspended by the government after the catch. Brigadier General Dario Alzate, Corporal Jorge Rodriguez and lawyer Gloria...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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Fees payment to private oil companies is affected by low oil prices

The contract of services provision for private oil companies start to have complications by the low on oil prices. The state can eventually participate in a lesser amount in the oil revenue from private companies, to which it pays a fixed rate. Furthermore, it could begin to...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014
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