Mexico quake efforts continue amid calls for political austerity

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Rescuers swarmed over rubble with shovels and picks on Thursday in a torturous search for survivors two days after Mexico’s deadliest earthquake in a generation, while politicians sought to outdo each other in donating party fun…

Leia mais

L’ouragan Maria endeuille Haïti, avant de frapper son sol

Jeudi soir, un homme est mort noyé, et deux autres personnes ont été foudroyées à Haïti, selon le premier bilan établi par le ministère de l’intérieur.

Leia mais

Jose weakens into post-tropical cyclone off New England: NHC

(Reuters) – Jose, previously a tropical cyclone, has weakened into a post-tropical storm off the southeastern coast of New England in the United States, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Thursday.

Leia mais

U.S. issues fuel waiver for diesel in Florida after Hurricane Irma

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday it had approved an emergency fuel waiver for diesel in Florida for the response effort to Hurricane Irma.

Leia mais

Arkansas one step from ban on controversial herbicide next summer

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Arkansas on Thursday moved just one step away from barring sprayings next summer of an herbicide linked to widespread U.S. crop damage, setting the stage for a potential legal showdown between the state and chemical maker Monsanto C…

Leia mais

Hurricane Maria devastates Puerto Rico, heads for Turks and Caicos

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) – Hurricane Maria destroyed buildings and knocked out power across Puerto Rico before flooding parts of the Dominican Republic and then regaining some of its strength as it approached the Turks and Caicos Islands and sou…

Leia mais

Mexico focuses on 10 buildings in search for quake survivors, 273 dead

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Rescuers swarmed over rubble with shovels and picks on Thursday in a frantic search for survivors two days after Mexico’s deadliest earthquake in a generation, focusing on 10 collapsed buildings where people may still be alive.

Leia mais

Mexico focuses search for quake survivors on 10 buildings; 273 dead

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Rescuers swarmed over rubble with shovels and picks on Thursday in a frantic search for survivors two days after Mexico’s deadliest earthquake in a generation, focusing on 10 collapsed buildings where people may still be alive.

Leia mais

Puerto Rico, St. Croix devastated by powerful Hurricane Maria

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) – Deadly Hurricane Maria caused flooding in the Dominican Republic as it brushed past the country on Thursday after destroying buildings and knocking out power across the U.S. territories of Puerto Rico and St. Croix.

Leia mais

Neanderthal brains ‘grew more slowly’

A new study shows that Neanderthal brains developed more slowly than ours.

Leia mais

Beijing government pulls winter construction ban from website

BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing’s city authorities have taken down from their website a policy document put up just a few days ago that looked to help improve the city’s notorious air quality by banning construction during winter months.

Leia mais

Beijing government pulls winter construction ban from website

BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing’s city authorities have taken down from their website a policy document put up just a few days ago that looked to help improve the city’s notorious air quality by banning construction during winter months.

Leia mais
©
Pryzant Deisgn