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Archives for October 2, 2019

US: 9 Reasons why impeachment is a fraud

By Michael Dorstewitz From Newsmax Last week’s announcement by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi authorizing an impeachment inquiry — the latest in a series of Democratic attempts to reverse the results of the 2016 presidential election — is replete with dishonesty and outright fraud. The attacks on President Trump began even before his Inauguration, when electors […]

CANARI applauds Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis and St. Vincent and the Grenadines for signing the Escazú Agreement

Port of Spain, October 1, 2019 – The Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) would like to congratulate Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis and St. Vincent and the Grenadines which signed or ratified the Escazú Agreement on September 26 in the margins of the 74th United Nations General Assembly . The Escazú Agreement is the first regional environmental treaty for Latin […]

App Annie acquires analytics firm Libring, bringing adtech-related insights to its platform

By Sarah Perez From TechCrunch App Annie, a go-to source for mobile app market data and analytics, is expanding its platform with the acquisition of mobile analytics provider Libring. The deal will allow App Annie to present its mobile app market data side by side with advertising analytics data in order to paint a more complete […]

US investigates escort and massage sites over human trafficking

By Jon Fingas From engadget Backpage is no more, but US authorities are still determined to crack down on sites that enable human trafficking and other crimes. Wall Street Journalsources say Homeland Security, the Justice Department and others are reportedly investigating escort and massage sites, and to see if they’ve either participated in or […]

Study: How to overcome negative feelings

From Newsmax Feel bad about feeling bad? Don’t. Studies done at the University of California, Berkeley, have found that acknowledging a blue mood — and not berating yourself for it — can help you work through it more easily. It turns out that accepting negative emotions is better for your long-term mental health than constantly […]

‘Several dead’ in Connecticut vintage B-17 WWII bomber crash

From BBC Several people have died after a rare World War Two-era plane crashed and burst into flames at an airport in the US state of Connecticut. There were 13 people aboard the vintage Boeing B-17 – dubbed the Flying Fortress – when it crashed outside Hartford on Wednesday morning. The aircraft was civilian-registered and […]

China’s August industrial output growth grinds to 17-1/2 year low

From The Hindu Business Line Reuters BEIJING Production rose 4.4 per cent year-on-year in August, the slowest growth since February 2002 The slowdown in China’s factory and consumer sectors deepened in August, with industrial production growing at the weakest pace in 17-1/2 years, a sign of increasing weakness in an economy lashed by trade headwinds […]

Brexit: New UK plan for Northern Ireland to stay in single market

The government has delivered its new Brexit proposals to the EU, including plans to replace the Irish backstop. The plan, outlined in a seven-page document, would see Northern Ireland stay in the European single market for goods, but leave the customs union – resulting in new customs checks. The Northern Ireland Assembly would get to […]

5 questions and answers about electric cars

By 2030, sales of zero or low emission cars must amount to 40 % of the total, according to the European Commission Range and battery recharging raise the most questions SEAT is going to launch 6 new electric and plug-in hybrid models by early 2021 Martorell, 02/10/2019. What’s the difference between a hybrid and a […]

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