Archive For August 31, 2016

Dozens treated as heroin overdose spikes hit several states

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Dozens treated as heroin overdose spikes hit several states

In the last six days an abnormal number of people have overdosed on heroin, and three have died, officials say. The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia announced Friday that 22-year-old Bruce Lamar Griggs from Akron, Ohio, was charged in federal court with drug distribution in connection to the August 15 spate…

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Gasolina deja 171 mil millones

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Gasolina deja 171 mil millones

“Nosotros anunciaríamos nuestra propuesta a más tardar el 8 de septiembre que es cuando se manda el paquete económico para 2017 al Congreso, pero finalmente el Congreso de la Unión tendrá la última opinión, si están de acuerdo con la liberalización o no y eso se dará en el contexto de las discusiones del paquete”,…

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Canada Post, union continue to talk as midnight deadline looms

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Canada Post, union continue to talk as midnight deadline looms

It said that if there was no deal by midnight Sunday, it would begin job action on Monday by having its members refuse to work overtime on a rotating basis, starting in Alberta and the Northwest Territories. “So we really felt it was time for the prime minister to get involved”. Both eBay and Etsy…

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Canada Prime Minister Trudeau Embarks on Key China Visit

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Canada Prime Minister Trudeau Embarks on Key China Visit

More likely, said Asia Pacific Foundation CEO Stewart Beck, is that Trudeau will announce that his government will review and refresh the Canada-China Economic Complementarities Study, which the former Stephen Harper government released in 2012. Trudeau says he wants to be able to discuss access to the growing middle-class market for Canadian goods and services…

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PA Gas Prices Have Risen 2.2 Cents in Past Week

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PA Gas Prices Have Risen 2.2 Cents in Past Week

Gas prices in OH are a couple of cents higher than a week ago and 15 cents higher than a month ago. The national average increased 3.4 cents a gallon in the last week to $2.21 per gallon. Drivers woke up Monday to find prices at the $2 mark for the first time since early…

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Rajoy desea buen resultado a proceso de paz en Colombia

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Rajoy desea buen resultado a proceso de paz en Colombia

Con lo anterior el jefe de Estado colombiano aclaró los rumores que surgieron luego de que el presidente del Gobierno español en funciones, Mariano Rajoy, anunciara hoy que el acuerdo de paz se firmará el próximo 26 de septiembre. “Hoy damos un paso más hacia la paz”. “El decreto incluye la pregunta que se hará…

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Auto bomb kills five soldiers outside presidential palace

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Auto bomb kills five soldiers outside presidential palace

At least five people were killed on Tuesday in Somalia, when jihadists detonated a suicide vehicle bomb outside a popular hotel close to the presidential palace in the capital Mogadishu. “We have confirmed five people killed including security guards”, police officer Mohamed Abdulkadir said, adding that 10 others were wounded. This attack comes just one…

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#Apple forced to pay record fee in unpaid tax by European Commission

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#Apple forced to pay record fee in unpaid tax by European Commission

All profits from Apple’s European sales had been recorded by Apple Sales International in Ireland, which paid nearly no tax under a sweetheart deal with the Irish state. The commission found Apple guilty of avoiding “taxation on nearly all profits generated by sales of Apple products in the entire European Union. due to Apple’s decision…

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Iorio contra todos: Macri es un “entregador” y Cristina le “da pena”

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Iorio contra todos: Macri es un “entregador” y Cristina le “da pena”

“Mi intención nunca fue hablar de política”. “No quiero lastimar a nadie, pero pienso que petenece a la misma maldita casta de entregadores, porque vos fijate que la deuda que acabamos de sacar no nos la dieron precisamente personas que ayudaron a la Argentina“, explicó. “Hace lo que le dicen que hay que hacer“. Los…

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Potash Corp. and Agrium say they are in talks to combine

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Potash Corp. and Agrium say they are in talks to combine

Canadian fertilizer companies Agrium Inc and Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc are in talks to merge, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, in what would be tie-up of the world’s biggest crop nutrient company by capacity and North America’s largest farm retailer. Potash Corp. abandoned a plan to take over German rival K+S a year ago after…

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