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Over 700 Firefighters Fight Wildfires That Spread Along the California Coast | Forest fires

The main highway in the coastal mountains of Southern California remained closed Wednesday and evacuation orders were in effect as a growing wildfire chewed through dry vegetation in the region.More than 760 firefighters in Santa Barbara County fought the Alisal fire, which covered 21 square miles (54 square kilometers) along the coast and was only 5% contained, county fire officials said.The fire broke out Monday on a ridge and spread out into the ocean, forcing the closure of Amtrak lines and US 101, the only large highway on that section of coast. Evacuation orders and warnings were established for ranches and various rural communities.The fire threatened more than 100 homes, ranches and other buildings, fire officials said, and was burning near Rancho del Cielo, once owned by Ronal...
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Benidorm will hire 57 under 30 for a year: these are the most demanded profiles

Building maintainers and information assistants. These are the profiles most demanded by the Benidorm City Council to hire a total of 57 young people under the age of 30 who are registered as job seekers for a year. The Benidormense Consistory has registered this Wednesday in LABORA the offer to cover all the places included in this new municipal employment plan, in which it plans to invest just over 1.7 million, 1.1 of which are financed with Eur...
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Afghan refugee stabbed to death in London in front of schoolchildren | UK News

A teenage Afghan refugee was stabbed to death on a sports ground in southwest London in front of schoolchildren playing rugby.The victim, named as Hazrat Wali, 18, of Notting Hill, was attacked around 4.45pm Tuesday on Craneford Way, Twickenham, meters from Richmond upon Thames College, which he attended.Despite the efforts of a teacher who provided CPR after his collapse, Wali was pronounced dead in hospital shortly after.A murder investigation was launched. Twickenham Liberal Democrat MP Munira Wilson said police, who have not yet made any arrests, are "pursuing a key suspect who is still at large."A relative of Stanmore's told the Evening Standard that Wali came to the UK only two years ago to seek a better life, leaving his family in Afghanistan.His friend Sahil Kochay said: “He wa...
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Pedro Sánchez squeezes the La Palma volcano into his official agenda

N. LookMadrid Updated:10/13/2021 20:26h Keep Related newsWas the fourth visit from Pedro Sánchez to the island of La Palma, "and unfortunately", in the words of the Prime Minister himself, "it will not be the last." Since the eruption of the still unnamed volcano at Cumbre Vieja began, the chief executive's trips to the 'pretty island' have taken place in an event that is unprecedented in a climate emergency in Spain. No summer fire, flood or natural phenomenon it has cornered the president's agenda as has the eruption.Four official visits - with all his entourage - the 24 days after the start of the crisis that the neighbors have received content with enthusiasm, pending above all the end of a process that they do not know when it will end and that keeps them away from th...
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Cádiz and its «Levante» animated its Sail GP event

Pedro Sardina Updated:10/13/2021 19:38h Keep The Rolex Sail GP Circuit arrived in Cádiz with unusual expectations. Fans wondered if those waters of the bay would be able to keep up with a regatta of foiling catamarans. To begin the event, the Hydrographic Institute of the Navy presented the commemorative letter of the Rolex Spain Sail Grand Prix Andalucía - Cádiz that would be held on the weekend of October 9 and 10, in the context of the events surrounding the Fifth Centenary of the First Circumnavigation.The event was attended by Mónica Recchia, director of the Rolex Spain Sail Grand Prix, and Miguel Ramos, local manager of the event. On behalf of the Navy, the representatives were the Captains of the Navy José Daniel González-Aller Lacalle, Commander-Director of the H...
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The Government will withdraw in 2022 the extra money injected just a month ago to balance the electricity bills

The Minister of Ecological Transition, Teresa Ribera. EP The Government included in the shock plan to contain the light rise, approved just a month ago, multiple tax breaks included in the electricity bill, a drastic cut in the regulated part of the bill (with a 96% decrease in charges) and also various measures to cover the hole in the system's accounts electricity that caused the previous sales. To balance the accounts of...
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NBA trade rumors: Kyrie Irving for Ben Simmons? Why the Nets-76ers deal would (and wouldn’t) work

With less than a week before the start of the 2021-22 regular season, the NBA conversation is being dominated by two players who, well, may not actually play. Ben Simmons unexpectedly arrived at the Wells Fargo Center Monday night, ending a rejection that had cost him nearly $ 1 million. The three-time All-Star passed his physical and had a brief meeting with 76ers president of basketball operations Daryl Morey and general manager Elton Brand. according to ESPN's Ramona ShelburneBut it's unclear if he plans to continue pushing for a trade or actually rejoin the team. MORE: Will Irving Play This Season? Latest updates on the Nets starMeanwhile, in Brooklyn, the Nets finally made a firm decision on Kyrie Irving, announcing Tuesday that the All-NBA guard would not practice or play with t...
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William Shatner: Captain Kirk from ‘Star Trek’ meets space at 90 | People

Actor William Shatner, left, talks to Jeff Bezos as he steps off the spacecraft near Van Horn, Texas.BLUE ORIGIN / HANDOUT (EFE)It seemed so inconceivable to him what he had just experienced that as soon as he stepped on the ground he began to laugh. Canadian actor William Shatner, 90, popularly known as Captain Kirk of Star Trek, has traveled to space on Wednesday aboard a rocket of Blue Origin, the subsidiary of Jeff Bezos. The New Shepard spacecraft did not explore new worlds or the galaxy, as Kirk did in the science fiction saga, but the 10 minutes and 17 seconds in the air were enough to cause him an epiphany. "What you've given me is the most profound experience," Shatner told Bezos ecstatically after stepping out of the capsule. “I hope I never recover from this. I hope to k...
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Tommy Robinson Receives Five-Year Harassment Order After Harassing Journalist | Tommy robinson

Tommy Robinson received a five-year stalking protection order after he yelled insults outside a journalist's home and repeatedly threatened to return to his address.The founder of the English Defense League, whose real name is Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, went to the property of the Independent's home affairs correspondent, Lizzie Dearden, and her boyfriend, Samuel Partridge, in January of this year.The Westminster magistrates court heard that he was outside Dearden's home and yelled unfounded accusations at Partridge.Deputy Chief Magistrate Tan Ikram said Robinson's behavior "crossed the line between mere harassment and stalking" at a hearing on Wednesday.The court previously heard that Robinson had hired a private investigator to obtain information on Dearden after a request for comment he ...
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Social media shows its complex dark side

Social media shows its complex dark side Scientists from the University of Technology in Sydney and Macquarie University, both in Australia, conducted an in-depth study that reviews more than fifty previous research on the harmful effects of social media, published between 2003 and 2018. They concluded that almost can be identified 50 concrete negative consequences, related to social, psychological, physica...