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Algeciras adds on liner connectivity, increases box volumes -
The major Spanish transhipment hub Algeciras increased its liner connectivity by 20.5% in 4Q 2017 as compared to 3Q 2017, becoming the second of all the global container ports, just after Singapore, with the highest rise in the number of direct service connections.
By PortToday on 2018-03-15 15:35 UTC
Australia is denying student visas, says Chinese government...
The Chinese education ministry says some people are denied visas. Students in China believe those studying science and technology are being targeted.
By bwilliams2017 on 2018-03-15 06:26 UTC
Australia considers visas for 'persecuted' white......
Australia's conservative government is considering fast-tracking visas for white South African farmers so they can flee their "horrific circumstances" for a "civilised country". Steve Ciobo, agreed the farmers' situation was "cause for concern". "Let's be frank, if we see in this case -- people who
By bwilliams2017 on 2018-03-15 06:06 UTC
Australia's homelessness worsening, census data shows...
The number of homeless people in Australia jumped by 14 per cent in the five years to 2016, according to census data which also reveals a "significant" increase in older women on the streets and a growing group living in overcrowded accommodation.
By bwilliams2017 on 2018-03-15 06:05 UTC
New nickname for Pluto-explorer's next target: Ultima Thule...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/science/, /contrib/space_news
The spacecraft that explored Pluto is now headed toward a New Year's Day encounter with this mysterious object or two, 1 billion miles farther, on the fringes of our solar system.
By ceres on 2018-03-15 02:38 UTC
Top bottled water brands contaminated with plastic......
Submitted to Category: /contrib/US/
The world's leading brands of bottled water are contaminated with tiny plastic particles that are likely seeping in during the packaging process, according...
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-15 02:23 UTC
What Do Low Wages, Immigration And Self-Driving Cars Have In Common? Tucker Continues 'American Men Are In Crisis' Series...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/politics/
Tucker Carlson tackled part two of his new weekly segment. They’re invisible in Washington, yet they’re everywhere: Americans who’ve dropped out of the workforce. About seven million American men between the ages 25 to 54 no longer have jobs. That’s more than 10 percent of the entire prime-age male
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-15 01:52 UTC
Whistleblower Says Illegal Aliens Have 'Taken Over Every Trade' in CA Construction, Driven Down U.S. Wages...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/politics/
A whistleblower in the southern California construction industry says illegal alien workers have "taken over every trade" in the business while driving down wages by an estimated 40 percent.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-15 01:52 UTC
For every 100 families living in poverty on the West Coast, there are no more than 30 affordable homes...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/US/
The West Coast is defined by progressive politics, booming tech economies and — increasingly — affordable housing crises. A new study from the National Low Income Housing Coalition looks at the number of affordable units in the U.S. compared t
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-15 01:50 UTC
President Trump picks CNBC contributor Larry Kudlow as top economic adviser...
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President Donald Trump has chosen Larry Kudlow to be his top economic aide, elevating the influence of a longtime fixture on the CNBC business news network who previously served in the Reagan administration and has emerged as a leading evangelist for tax
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-14 22:32 UTC
Toys 'R' Us could shut all U.S. stores, risking 33,000 jobs: WSJ...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/toys_r_us
Toys 'R' Us Inc will sell or close all its U.S. stores in the coming months, risking up to 33,000 jobs, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-14 22:31 UTC
The New Color Line: American Suicide Is In The Cards...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/politics/
Identity Politics is turning white people into a delegitimized group that it is permissible to hate and to discriminate against. White Americans are being turned into undesirables and are being delegitimized just as Jews were delegitimatized in Nazi Germany. Curiously enough, as I understand it,
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-14 20:46 UTC
ADHD drugs increase brain glutamate, predict positive emotion in healthy people...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/science/
New findings offer clues about how misused drugs affect healthy brains and hint at an undiscovered link between glutamate and mood.
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:14 UTC
Patch LOSE-day: Microsoft secures servers of the world. By disconnecting them...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/microsoft
Botched patch snatches static IPs, replaces them with world of admin pain Microsoft's Tuesday patch-fest may have reacted quite negatively with Windows Server 2008 R2 running VMware, leaving servers offline and administrators scrambling to recover IP
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:13 UTC
Google banning cryptocurrency ads...
The ban, which follows a similar move by Facebook, would cover all related information too, such as initial coin offerings, exchanges and wallets and trading advice.
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:13 UTC
Firefox news: Fresh releases, Firefox Quantum for Enterprise, privacy protections...
Firefox 59 (for desktop and mobile) and Firefox ESR 52.7 have been released to the public. Privacy enhancements and security fixes The former sports some performance enhancements that should lead to faster load times, new search engine options for German
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:12 UTC
The Russian State was Culpable" Says PM May, as Russian Diplomats Kicked Out of U.K....
Theresa May met with her national security team on Wednesday regarding the attempted assassination of a former Russian spy under British protection on British soil and Russia's failure to comply with a midnight deadline in providing answers about thei
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:11 UTC
Rand Paul opposes Pompeo nomination to lead State Department...
The libertarian-leaning GOP senator said Wednesday that Pompeo’s earlier support for the Iraq war and defense of enhanced interrogation techniques — or “torture” in the view of Paul and many other senators — is disqualifying. And the Kentucky senator indicated he may be willing to filibuster both
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:11 UTC
Mika Brzezinski Breaks Down Over Trump's Visit to Mexican Border...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/news_media
On Wednesday, MSNBC's Morning Joe played a clip of President Trump visiting the U.S./Mexico border to inspect wall prototypes, and co-host Mika Brzezinski subsequently suffered an emotional breakdown over the footage.
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:03 UTC
Some Tribute: CBS Links Stephen Hawking to 'Internet Pioneer' Al Gore...
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Professor Stephen Hawking passed away overnight and CBS on Wednesday felt the need to connect Al Gore to the science icon. CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King linked, "The tributes are pouring in this morning to legendary scientist Stephen Hawking who
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:02 UTC
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