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These are the ones that the Government wants to ban

A man with a valve mask. Shutterstock If you use hygienic masks with exhalation or non-return valve, know that its use may be prohibited shortly. This has been announced by the Government, which plans to veto the marketing of this type of masks that allow exhaled air to escape from them, since their intended use is to minimize the exchange of particles in exhaled air or the projection of respiratory droplets. Those respiratory drops They occur when the user breathes, speaks, coughs or sneezes, according to the Ministry of Consumer Affairs in the draft order establishing the information and marketing requirem...
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Consumption will defend those affected by the closure of Dentix

Dentix Clinic. German Knight The Ministry of Consumption will defend the rights of affected users after the closure of all dental services clinics of the Dentix company and will do so in coordination with the autonomous communities. The department headed by Alberto Garzón numbers 101,481 people affected by the closure with treatments already paid in full or in part, in cash or through linked credits or otherwise. Consumption was already thinking about the possibility of reaching this stage and, therefore, for months he had been working on var...
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The emotional hits in the Vendée Globe

@DuryAlonsoVigo (Pontevedra) Updated:17/11/2020 15:41h save As the "Hugo Boss" heads at more than twenty knots like a missile towards the Intertropical Convergence Zone, "ITCZ", the IMOCA platoon stretches some 750 miles to the north. Thomas Ruyant, in second position with the «LinkedOut», is one hundred miles behind the leader; “Papi” Le Cam continues in the resistance in third position and Charlie Dalin approaches him from the northwest with the “Apivia” in fourth position.Leading the second group Kevin Escoffier with the «PRB», fifth overall, 228.5 miles from the first and 94.7 miles from the «Apivia». This morning Escoffier commented: "I was looking at the satellite photos to see the state of the Pot au Noir. Right now, the trade winds in the southern hemisphere are ...
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Biden backs law like “HEROES Act” for new $ 1,200 stimulus checks

President-elect Joe Biden speaking alongside Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. Photo: JIM WATSON / AFP / Getty Images United States President Elect Joe Biden declared its endorsement of an economic relief package with stimulus checks as stipulated under the Heroes Act, approved in May by Democrats in the House of Representatives. In a tweet from his official account, Biden said on Monday that the federal Congress must come together "right now" to pass a legislation for economic relief from coronavirus as the "HEROES Act." Right now, Congress should come together and pass a COVID relief package like the HEROES Act that the House passed six months ago. Once we shut down the virus and deliver economic relief to workers and businesses, then we can...
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Huawei sells its subsidiary Honor under pressure from the US | Economy

An advertisement for Honor mobiles in Beijing.Of Han Guan / APThe US pressure campaign against Chinese technology begins to undermine the defense of its victims. Huawei, one of the hardest hit companies, today announced the sale of its subsidiary Honor, a producer of mobile phones and other affordable devices. This split has been portrayed by the official Chinese tabloid Global Times like "cutting off the arm to save the body."Huawei has confirmed this morning through a release in which she acknowledged being under "enormous pressure." The reason is the sanctions imposed by the Trump administration. The latest round, which dates from last August, increased restrictions on the acquisition of semiconductors developed with US technology, even for third-country suppliers. This has tra...
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Red skies, waves up to 20 feet and some 40,000 evacuees: Hurricane Iota wreaks havoc in Nicaragua

Hurricane Iota also left flooding in Cartagena, Colombia. Photo: Ricardo Maldonado / EFE = The mighty hurricane Iota struck the northern Caribbean of Nicaragua early this Tuesday after making landfall at night there as a Category 4 hurricane, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC). The phenomenon raised roofs of houses, collapsed the power lines and flooded streets. In a preliminary report, the authorities reported strong gusts of winds, rainfall, falling trees and light poles and detachment of roofs, without yet quantifying the damage in the early hours of this Tuesday. Forecasters warned that Iota storm surge could reach 15 to 20 feet (4.5 to 6 meters) above normal tides. After reaching the Nicaraguan coast, the hurricane quickly we...
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Orihuela will reopen the municipal sports center of the Coast with all services after awarding its management for 877,000 euros

Municipal Sports Center of Orihuela Costa Tony Sevilla The Municipal Sports Center (CDM) of Orihuela Costa will reopen with all the services it offered before it closed in the middle of last year after the previous UTE awarded the management closed without notice the facilities of the Costa sports complex, leaving dozens of users they were left without services such as the covered and heated swimming pool, the paddle tennis courts, the soccer field, basketball, gymnastics or tennis. In June 2019, the City Council decided to break with the UTE for breaches of the contract. Since then, as the consistory of monitors and lifeguards lacked, only a caretaker guarded the facilities. Th...
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No one in Alcanar suspected the jihadists

Neighbors were not suspicious of the jihadists. Handout Neighbors of Alcanar (Tarragona) questioned by the Mossos d'Esquadra declared that they did not suspect that the people who lived in the house in this municipality that exploded on August 16, 2017 were occupied by terrorists who they attacked the next day in Barcelona and Cambrils. The National Court has resumed the trial of two alleged members of the jihadist cell, Mohamed Houli and Driss Oukabir, and an alleged collaborator, Said Ben Iazza, accused of participating in the preparation of the attacks in Barcelona, ​​by means of a massive hit with a van ,...
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Hurricane Iota Lands as Category 4 Storm in Nicaragua

Hurricane Eta devastated Central America earlier this month. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Today in Latin America November 17, 2020 By Staff TODAY IN LATIN AMERICA REGION: Hurricane Iota made landfall in Nicaragua as a Category 4 Storm a mere few miles away where the deadly Hurricane Eta landed earlier this month. Iota was a Category 5 Storm on Monday as it moved westward over the Caribbean towards the Nicaragua-Honduras border. The storm wil...
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Katy Perry and Aitana heal with the song ‘Open to Better Film’

Aitana in the music video. It's here 'Open To Better Film', el videoclip del remix de 'Resilient', the theme that unites Katy Perry and Aitana to, in collaboration with the prestigious DJ and producer Tiësto, launch through music an optimistic and inspiring message to say goodbye to such an atypical year as this 2020 has been. "Working with Katy Perry on one of her singles is a real dream", says the Spanish singer, enthusiastic about her participation in this initiative promoted by Coca-Cola. It was on November 13 when The remix of 'Resilient', the new version...