Kalanick dimite como jefe de Uber por presiones de accionistas

 06/21/2017 - 10:46
Fotografía de archivo (3/10/2014) del fundador y director general de la popular empresa de transporte privado Uber, Travis Kalanick, en Londres, Reino Unido. EFE/Will Oliver
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El fundador y director general de la popular empresa de transporte privado Uber, Travis Kalanick, debido a las presiones de accionistas y poco después de haber anunciado una excedencia, informó hoy el New York Times.

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Fotografía de archivo (3/10/2014) del fundador y director general de la popular empresa de transporte privado Uber, Travis Kalanick, en Londres, Reino Unido. EFE/Will Oliver

Dreamers lucharán para mantener sus colegiaturas de residentes en Arizona

 06/21/2017 - 10:39
Foto de archivo en la que se muestran docenas de "soñadores" vestidos con sus togas de graduación el día 6 de marzo del 2015 en las afueras de la Corte Superior del condado Maricopa en Phoenix, Arizona, pidiendo que se les de una oportunidad de pagar sus colegiaturas universitarias como residentes del estado. EFE/Gary Williams
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Activistas y jóvenes indocumentados amparados bajo la Acción Diferida (DACA) en Arizona dicen que lucharán para mantener las colegiaturas como residentes del estado en universidades y colegios comunitarios a pesar de la decisión legal que les niega esa posibilidad.
 

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 10:30am
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Foto de archivo en la que se muestran docenas de "soñadores" vestidos con sus togas de graduación el día 6 de marzo del 2015 en las afueras de la Corte Superior del condado Maricopa en Phoenix, Arizona, pidiendo que se les de una oportunidad de pagar sus colegiaturas universitarias como residentes del estado. EFE/Gary Williams

[OP-ED]: The Trump Circus Goes to Miami

 06/21/2017 - 09:16
US President Donald J. Trump shows the National Security Presidential Memorandum on Cuba, he signed after giving remarks at Manuel Artime Theater in Miami, Florida, USA. EFE
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If you feel that after the last election the inmates are running the asylum, you are not alone. The main lunatic seems to be the president himself, who last week in Miami showed once again that his concept (or his grasp) of reality does not go beyond, well, very bad “reality shows.” 

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US President Donald J. Trump shows the National Security Presidential Memorandum on Cuba, he signed after giving remarks at Manuel Artime Theater in Miami, Florida, USA. EFE

“I, Daniel Blake” : un llamado a la dignidad

 06/21/2017 - 09:05
Hayley Squires y Dave Johns en la película “I, Daniel Blake”. Una nueva muestra de “realismo social” del director Ken Loach. Foto: Joss Barratt/ Sundance Selects
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¿Quién es Daniel Blake? Un tipo trabajador, correcto, sin grandes ambiciones pero decidido a llevar una vida digna, como tantos otros. El problema es que la dignidad, en la sociedad en que vivimos, se ha convertido en un privilegio de pocos. 

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Hayley Squires y Dave Johns en la película “I, Daniel Blake”. Una nueva muestra de “realismo social” del director Ken Loach. Foto: Joss Barratt/ Sundance Selects

Mexico determined to find agreement on Venezuelan crisis

 06/21/2017 - 02:39
The General Secretary of OAS Luis Almagro (L) and President of the General Assembly and and Foreign Affairs Secretary of Mexico Luis Videgaray (C) and the Deputy Secretary General of the OAS Nestor Mendez, attend the first plenary of the 47th General Organization of American States (OAS) Assembly in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, 20 June 2017. EPA/Mario Guzman
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Mexico"s Foreign Minister is determined to ensure that the upcoming final day of the General Assembly of the Organization of the American States (OAS) on Wednesday will not end without any agreement on the crisis in Venezuela, the key issue that will define the success or failure of the summit.

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The General Secretary of OAS Luis Almagro (L) and President of the General Assembly and and Foreign Affairs Secretary of Mexico Luis Videgaray (C) and the Deputy Secretary General of the OAS Nestor Mendez, attend the first plenary of the 47th General Organization of American States (OAS) Assembly in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, 20 June 2017. EPA/Mario Guzman

A Botched Attack in Brussels fuels Anxiety in Europe

 06/21/2017 - 02:30
Belgian soldier stand guard outside of the Brussels Central Station after a neutralized terrorist attack attempt, in Brussels, Belgium, 20 June 2017. EPA/OLIVIER HOSLET

Two failed terrorist attacks in Paris and Brussels this week have put Europeans and travelers on alert, as the summer season begins. 

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Belgian soldier stand guard outside of the Brussels Central Station after a neutralized terrorist attack attempt, in Brussels, Belgium, 20 June 2017. EPA/OLIVIER HOSLET

Latino kids back with mom after her release by Border Patrol

 06/20/2017 - 17:49
Photo provided on June 20, 2017 showing Mexican Rosenda Perez (C) next to her older son Francisco Duarte Jr., after being freed just a sort distance from the international border crossing with Mexico in San Ysidro, San Diego, California, United States on June 19, 2017. EFE/David Maung

Rosenda Perez was freed on bail and will continue the legal process at home with her four Duarte children, who stayed home alone for over a month after their parents were detained by ICE agents in front of their house.

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Photo provided on June 20, 2017 showing Mexican Rosenda Perez (C) next to her older son Francisco Duarte Jr., after being freed just a sort distance from the international border crossing with Mexico in San Ysidro, San Diego, California, United States on June 19, 2017. EFE/David Maung

Latin America closer to refugee crisis than it thinks, UNHCR says

 06/20/2017 - 17:40
Photo of the regional representative for Central America, Cuba and Mexico of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the Ecuadorian Jose Samaniego, telling EFE in an interview on June 19, 2019, that "year after year" the number of refugees, applicants for asylum and displaced persons in the region "continues to rise because of conflicts, violence and human rights violations." EFE/Alejandro Bolivar
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The regional representative for Central America, Cuba and Mexico of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the Ecuadorian Jose Samaniego, said that "year after year" the number of refugees, applicants for asylum and displaced persons "continues to rise because of conflicts, violence and human rights violations."

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Photo of the regional representative for Central America, Cuba and Mexico of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the Ecuadorian Jose Samaniego, telling EFE in an interview on June 19, 2019, that "year after year" the number of refugees, applicants for asylum and displaced persons in the region "continues to rise because of conflicts, violence and human rights violations." EFE/Alejandro Bolivar

Ford to end production of Focus in Mexico, shift to China

 06/20/2017 - 17:30
File photo dated Jan. 7, 2015 showing a Ford Focus, at a factory in Flat Rock, Michigan, United States. EFE/JEFF KOWALSKY
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In January, Ford said the Focus would be made in Hermosillo, but the automaker scrapped plans for a new $1.6 billion plant in San Luis Potosi, a state in central Mexico, in a move that was viewed as a nod to US President Donald Trump, who thanked the automaker.

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File photo dated Jan. 7, 2015 showing a Ford Focus, at a factory in Flat Rock, Michigan, United States. EFE/JEFF KOWALSKY

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