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The Chavista Prosecutor’s Office intensifies its attacks on journalism and attacks the reporter who uncovered the businesses of Alex Saab, an alleged figurehead of Maduro | International

The attorney general of Venezuela, Tarek William Saab, at a press conference held in Caracas on May 8, 2020.MANAURE QUINTERO (Reuters)The Venezuelan Prosecutor's Office has ordered an investigation against Roberto Deniz, a journalist from the investigation portal Armando.info. Nicolás Maduro's justice acts after the reporter, the editors and the media itself were subjected to an intense campaign of harassment and harassment in networks of which officials are part, influencers and bots Chavismo for his revelations about the business network of Alex Saab, the government financial operator and supposed figurehead of Maduro who awaits his extradition to the United States from Cape Verde.Deniz had denounced that users of social networks, including some Chavismo officials who are the Colombi...
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Omar Sy, star of the series ‘Lupine’, signed a contract with Netflix to participate in more film productions

Omar Sy is seen at the "Police" (Night Shift) press conference during the 70th Berlinale International Film Festival at the Grand Hyatt Hotel on February 28, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Foto: Matthias Nareyek / Getty Images Omar Sy, the French actor and comedian who starred in the hit Netflix series 'Lupine', signed a mutual agreement with the American streaming service platform to work on various film projects for several years. As reported by the portal The Hollywood Reporter, this new contract will allow the actor's production company develop original tapes within the streaming service, Omar Sy himself being in charge of taking the reins of executive producer, and as if that were not enough, leading the cast. It should be noted that Om...
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The electricity companies require the Government to guarantee that the cuts will be only temporary

The vice president for the Ecological Transition, Teresa Ribera. The large electricity companies have been pressuring the Government to review the shock plan approved last month - and which is validated this Thursday by the Congress of Deputies - to stop the rise in electricity bills and which contains millionaire cuts in income of the companies. The vice president and minister fo...
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US and Israel are exploring “plan B” if Iran does not resume nuclear talks | Iran

The United States and Israel have warned that they are exploring a "plan B" to deal with Iran if Tehran does not return in good faith to negotiations to salvage the 2015 nuclear deal.With talks to reactivate the deal stalled, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday that the window is closing for the Islamic Republic to return to the deal."Time is running out," he told a joint press conference with Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid. "We are prepared to turn to other options if Iran does not change course, and these consultations with our allies and partners are part of that.""We will examine all options to meet the challenge posed by Iran," Blinken said. “And we continue to believe that diplomacy is the most effective way to do it. But, it takes two to engage in diplomac...
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Kongsberg attack: Several killed in bow and arrow attack in Norway | International

A man armed with a bow and arrows has killed several people in Kongsberg, in southeastern Norway, on Wednesday before being arrested, according to the police. "Unfortunately, we can confirm that there are several injured and also several dead," explained Oeyvind Aas, a local police officer at a press conference, without specifying the exact number of victims or the reason for the attack. The country's public television, NRK, puts at least four deaths."The man who committed this act was arrested by the police and according to what we know so far, there is only one person involved," added Aas. The attack took place in "a large area" of Kongsberg, a municipality of about 28,000 people, police said. According to some local media, the detainee began shooting the arrows from inside a supe...
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Super Soco CUmini, the ‘low cost’ electric scooter is now available in Spain

Super Soco CUmini, the 'low cost' electric scooter is now available in Spain The Asian brand Super Punch, specialized in the manufacture of scooters and electric motorcycles, has just launched in the Spanish market the new CUmini, a very agile urban cycle scooter, of low weight (57.5 kilograms), with 12-inch wheels, removable battery, alarm and LED lighting technology for a very attractive price: 1.695 euros. The Super Soco firm, in ...
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President of Brazil says it “doesn’t make sense” to get vaccinated | Jair bolsonaro

More than 600,000 of its citizens have lost their lives to a Covid-19 outbreak that he once called a "little flu," but the science-denying president of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, has announced that he will refuse to get vaccinated, saying it doesn't make sense ”for me to do it."Regarding the vaccine, I have decided not to have it anymore," said the 66-year-old populist. saying a right-wing radio station on Tuesday. "I've been looking for new studies ... Why should I get vaccinated?" He said his antibody levels were already "through the roof" due to a past infection. “It would be the same as betting 10 reais (£ 1.30) on the lottery to win two. It doesn't make sense. "Bolsonaro said he was not against vaccines, but opposed what he called the" vaccine buying frenzy. "Death toll in BrazilH...
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La Opinion was voted Best Hispanic Newspaper and Best Website in Spanish in the United States by the NAHP

THE OPINION of Los Angeles won the Gold Medal for Best Hispanic Newspaper in the United States, the highest recognition of the José Martí Awards presented each year by the National Association of Hispanic Publications (NAHP, for its acronym in English). La Opinion received another Gold Medal for Best Website of a Publication. In addition, it won the Best Newspaper Design category. La Opinion is a publication of Impremedia, a leading Hispanic news and information company. EL DIARIO from New York and LA RAZA from Chicago, also published by Impremedia, received 11 and 12 medals respectively. La Raza was awarded as the Best Weekly in Spanish in the country. “We are very grateful for these awards that show that Impremedia is the number 1 creator of content in Spanish in the...
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Keys to advancing the new plan in Congress to protect undocumented immigrants

This week, the Voces de la Frontera organization organized a day without immigrants in Wisconsin, as part of the national movement in favor of the undocumented. Photo: Voces de la Frontera / Joe Brusky / MTEA / Courtesy It will be later this week when Congressional Democrats finish with the new proposal to protect undocumented immigrants from deportation and grant them a work permit, which they will have to deliver to MP Elizabeth MacDonough, who would make a decision the following week. Several sources in Congress confirmed to this newspaper that the plan has not been concluded, since "the legal language" has to be reviewed, so that it does not violate any federal provision, in addition to the fact that congressmen await the return of MacD...
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NFL Pick ’em Pool Picks Week 6: Expert Advice on Favorites, Surprises to Consider in Trust Groups, Office Groups

Maybe it's because of the string of upsets this season, but several underdogs are getting too much respect in the NFL's pick-em groups this week. Less than 50 percent of the contestants pick multiple home favorites, while a neutral field favorite is also receiving a surprising lack of love. Finding value is key when making selections in confidence and in office groups, and the experts at TeamRankings can help you do just that with their strategy tips for your NFL Week 6 picks. Picks that are being underrated by the public can generate weekly earnings that make the difference between winning and losing an NFL group all season, while smart picks can drive success in weekly groups. TeamRankings is the only site that offers personalized picks that maximize your advantage in the NFL pick ...