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Elche prioritizes finishing the Ronda Sur and connecting the A-7 with the business park

The Ronda Sur bridge, where the execution of the second phase is pending. | ANTONIO AMORÓS The City Council of Elche has opened a period for the social council of Elche to make its contributions to the Infrastructure Plan that it wants to take to the Ministry of Development and the Generalitat Valenciana to claim investments in the municipal term. This plan was presented last Thursday to the representatives of the social council, where it was submitted for debate before it is completed and approved by the municipal plenary session with the contributions that can be made during the remainder of the year. Within this debate, as explained by the mayor of Elche, Carlos González, a series of prioritie...
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Angela Carrillo: “The United Nations must be the guarantor of rights in the Sahara”

The president of the Elche Sahara Aid Association, Angela Carrillo, yesterday. | ANTONIO AMORÓS Morocco's pressure on Western Sahara is increasing and, from the province, voices are emerging in support of the Saharawi people despite the difficulties generated by the pandemic. The provincial coordinator, Angela Carrillo, explains her approach. What information do you have about the worsening conflict in Western Sahara? Unfortunately, not much information arrives. We know that Morocco has broken the ceasefire and there has been a response from the Polisario. ...
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Tyson Foods suspends its managers without pay for placing bets among themselves on how many company workers would get sick from COVID-19

Tyson Foods produces 20 percent of pork, beef and chicken in the United States. Foto: David Ryder / Getty Images Tyson Foods Inc., has suspended Iowa plant managers accused of participating in a bet on how many employees would get sick from contracting COVID-19. The suspension comes a day after the family of Isidro Fernandez, who worked at the pig plant before dying from complications from COVID-19 on April 26, filed a lawsuit alleging negligence on the part of the company at the Waterloo plant. The CEO of Tyson Foods, Dean Banks, said he was "extremely upset" by the claims. The manager affirmed that if the accusations are confirmed "we will take all the necessary measures to eradicate and eliminate this disturbing behavior of our company."...
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The PP yields in the Budget to appease the rebellion of Citizens in the middle of the pandemic

Barcala and two councilors of the PP, together with the deputy spokesman for Cs, José Luis Berenguer, yesterday. | INFORMATION The threat of internal rebellion of Ciudadanos seems that it will not go further. At least for now. The PP was in charge this Friday of trying to appease the spirits of its government partner in the Alicante City Council. And he did it as it usually happens in these cases, with assignments. The mayor, Luis Barcala (PP), the councilor for the Treasury, Lidia López (PP), and the PP spokesperson and head of the Local Development Agency, Mari Carmen of Spain (PP), met on Friday urgently with the deputy spokesperson for Ciudadanos, José Luis Berenguer, to redirect the relati...
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Andrew Cuomo to Receive Emmy Award for Televised Covid Briefings | US News

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo will receive an Emmy Award, usually awarded to those who work in the television industry, for their use of the medium in responding to the Covid-19 pandemic. The International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, one of the organizations that awards Emmy Awards, said Cuomo's award, the Founder's award, is "in recognition of his leadership during the Covid-19 pandemic and his masterful use of television to inform and calm people around the world." Previous winners of the award include Oprah Winfrey and former US Vice President Al Gore. Cuomo said Friday that the recognition is "flattering" and that "it is flattering to the people of [New York]”. He joked that the reporters at the press conference "helped hone my presentation and acting skills." In th...
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Christmas 2020: Lights to reactivate Alicante

20 This is the official Christmas lighting in Alicante RAFA ARJONES Alicante is approaching Christmas with the brightness that traditional lighting gives, which this year comes with a 20 days advance compared to 2019 -when the lights were turned on late and badly- to encourage the hotel industry and commerce, so needy due to the restrictions derived from the health situation. With the lighting of the ornaments, 780 bows and garlands with two million led lights, activated at dusk, yesterday, simultaneously throughout the city, Alicante becomes the second capital of the Spanish province, after Valladolid, which inaugurates t...
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Conflict in the Rivera family? Chiquis’s strong messages after winning at the 2020 Latin Grammy

Chiquis Rivera wins at the Latin Grammy. Foto: Mike Coppola/Getty Images for The Latin Recording Academy / Cortesía Chiquis Rivera had a lot to celebrate with his great triumph in the Latin Grammy 2020. The daughter of Jenni Rivera he won for his album "Playlist" and celebrated it big with all his loved ones. However, hours after his achievement, messages appeared on Twitter that gives the impression that there was a conflict between the Rivera family, particularly with their uncles. “The people you least expect will try to make it rain on your parade… but don't worry. The rain cleans. Cleanses the skies of smog, while bringing in pretty fluffy clouds. Oh, and don't forget, after the rain comes a beautiful rainbow ”, the famous one poste...
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Nurses require Health to purge data on social infections to subtract those of health workers

Professionals from the ICU of the General Hospital of Elche. | ANTONIO AMORÓS The Nursing Union (Satse) has asked the Ministry of Health to review all the positives in coronavirus among health professionals who have been classified, from March to the present, as infections of social origin and not of work origin. The union wants to know how many of these cases have occurred in the work environment, even if it is during meals or during rest periods in the hospital or health center. In such a case they should have been regarded as infections of labor and non-social origin, as confirmed to this newspaper Francisco Martinez, the regional head of Occupational Health and Prevention of Occupational Risk...
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Declaration of NYC as an ‘orange zone’ and closure of the interior of restaurants would be in the first week of December

The panorama looming on the horizon for the New York City because of COVID-19 resurgence is not encouraging at all, and in a matter of days, of following the infections increasing as has been the constant since the end of October, in the first week of December the closure of the interior service in the restaurants would be ordered and the declaration of the entire Big Apple would come into force as'Orange Zone 'of risk for him coronavirus. This is how he warned this Friday Mayor Bill de Blasio, who anticipated that after the celebration of the Day of Thanksgiving, New Yorkers will begin to feel the effects of the coronavirus in restaurants, non-essential businesses, churches, hair salons and gyms. “On the general situation of the restrictions that are coming, I have been very ...
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Madrid overwhelms a minor Fenerbahce

Lorenzo Brown against Edy Tavares at one point in the game. EFE The Real Madrid prevailed against a diminished Fenerbahce by 94-74, in a match that had no color in no time and that the Spanish team dominated from start to finish. Fenerbahce was not as fierce as it is remembered. It is no longer the team that was European champion in 2017. Compared to last year, neither Zeljko Obradovic is on the bench, nor Luigi Datome, nor Nikola Kalinic, nor Kostas Sloukas. If to this we add the Nando De Colo and Jan Vesely casualties due to injury, F...
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