Wednesday, January 13

Month: November 2020

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Drama at world sailing regatta: French loses ship and drifts in mini-island at sea

The French Kevin Escoffier, in third place in the circumnavigation of the Vendée Globe, has to give up his ship after water ingress and is now floating in a small life raft in the Southern Ocean. A rescue attempt by a colleague fails - now the German sailor Boris Herrmann is also supposed to help find Escoffier. It was 2:46 p.m. on the 22nd day of racing at the Vendée Globe when Kevin Escoffier triggered the emergency call on his racing yacht in the southern Atlantic. When he abandoned his boat in the Roaring Forties, which are known for their storms, the 40-year-old professional sailor from France was about 840 nautical miles southwest of Cape Town and was in position 3.Escoffier had previously informed his technical team in a message that considerable amounts of ...
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The contrition of Charles Koch, godfather of the American right

Libertarian Charles Koch in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in June 2019. DAVID ZALUBOWSKI / AP WASHINGTON LETTER Eighty-five is less an age for projects than for regrets. In the case of Charles Koch, remorse was expressed in a book published on the eve of a presidential election from which he kept his distance (Believe in People, Macmillan Publishers, untranslated). The billionaire from Wichita (Kansas) has long been a pet peeve for the American left, with his brother David, who died in 2019, before being supplanted by Donald Trump. He now wonders if he hasn't "Messed up" in his role as sponsor and financier of the American right. "I congratulate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on their victory", he wrote in an email to Wall Street Journ...
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Luis Abinader shared his vision of change in a virtual forum through NYU

POLITICS. Luis Abinader was left with the victory in the presidential elections of the Dominican Republic / EFE This Monday, the NYU Brademas Center and New York University gave life to a virtual dialogue open to the public with the new president of the Dominican Republic, Luis Rodolfo Abinader Corona.This discussion was part of a high-level dialogue initiative held in the federal capital of the United States, better known as #DCDialogues. The dialogue has been titled “Ushering in a New Era of Change and Transparency: A Conversation with Dominican President Luis Abinader” (in Spanish, “Marking the Beginning of a New Era of Change and Transparency: A Conversation with Dominican President Luis A...
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Federal Economic Statement | Freeland’s plan criticized by all opposition parties

(Ottawa) The economic statement presented by the federal Minister of Finance did not find favor in the eyes of any opposition party. Posted on November 30, 2020 at 6:23 p.m. Lina DibThe Canadian PressIn the Bloc Québécois, Chrystia Freeland is criticized for not having provided any additional help for seniors. Above all, we denounce the conditions that the Liberal government i...
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Laurentia project: the Ministry of the Environment concerned about nickel

Due to the already high concentrations of nickel in the air, the Port of Quebec must necessarily reduce its “current and future” nickel emissions if it wishes to carry out the Laurentia project.This is one of the recommendations of a report made public Monday evening by the department's environmental and strategic assessment branch.Laurentia is a multi-million ...
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The Pokémon Company and The Wand Company release a die-cast Poké Ball replica

The Pokémon Company and The Wand Company are working together to release the first series of die-cast Poké Ball replicas. The collectible lineup includes replicas of the Poké Ball, Great Ball, Ultra Ball, and Premier Ball, but funnily enough, not the Master Ball. The Die-Cast Replica features proximity sensing technology that allows its button to glow when it detects movement. Pressing the button changes the color of the light or initiates a Pokemon catch lighting sequence. The Poké Ball collectible comes with a presentation case and a stainless steel ring that provides different ways to protect and display the replica. When you open the case, there are even multi-colored lights that you can control via the touch-sensitive metal plate on the front of the case. The Poké Ball...
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They issue a winter weather advisory and alert the probability of snow in Georgia

Georgia Winter Weather Advisory IssuedThey warn about the high probability of snow, especially in the north of the stateAccording to the National Weather Service, the warning begins on Monday afternoon and will run until Tuesday morning.They issue a winter weather advisory and warn about the high probability of snow, especially in the north of the state of Georgia.In the state of Georgia, the onslaught of low temperatures, typical of autumn or winter, is beginning to be felt, due to a cold front that will pass through the area.The local media They are already reporting the first flurries of snow falling north of Georgia, in counties like Fannin, Gilmer and Pickens, in what would be their first snow of the season.This Monday, the National Weather Service issued a winter weather al...
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The QMJHL on hiatus until January 2021

All clubs in the Quebec Major Junior League will cease their activities until January 2021, the Courteau circuit announced on Monday. Posted on November 30, 2020 at 6:07 p.m. PressMore details will follow. window.fbLoaded = false; window.fbAsyncInit = function() { FB.init...
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Mhoni Seer predictions for this December

Mhoni Vidente gives his predictions for this weekHe says that Danna Paola is in favor of sexual diversityHe also warns of coronavirus in a close circle to Andrés Manuel López ObradorExclusively for Mundo Hispánico, the tarot Mhoni Vidente gives his predictions for this week, the last of November and the first of December and causes controversy.And is that her predictions have turned out as she said, especially the triumph of Joe Biden over Donald Trump, but more recently the death of former soccer player Diego Armando Maradona.“The signs that will bring luck are: Taurus, Cancer and Sagittarius. The magic numbers 07, 11 and 34. Today is the first of December, the card that will be completely dominating is the 12th tarot card, the hangman card ”, said Mhoni Vidente.Then he explain...