Gold hits over 18-month low as dollar flares on Turkey woes
The index tracking the dollar against a group of six major currencies hit highest since June 27, 2017 of 96.862 on Wednesday. Holdings in SPDR Gold Trust, the world's largest gold-backed ETF, fell 1.01 percent to 776.65 tonnes on Tuesday.
The dead included an unspecified number of Venezuelans and Colombians, whose embassies were notified of the accident outside Quito, they said.
The bus, which had foreign license plates, was on a downward stretch of highway 30 kilometers (20 miles) east of Quito when it struck an all-terrain vehicle and overturned, slamming into three houses on the side of the road, officials said.
On Monday, relatives of the victims bid farewell to their loved ones at a collective wake held at Barcelona's stadium in Guayaquil.
On average, 13 people die each day on Ecuador's roads, according to the highway safety organization Road Justice.
Official figures suggest 96% of accidents in Ecuador are caused by human error.
Le pelage de couleur brun foncé, la crinière, la queue et les organes internes sont en parfait état de conservation. Ce cratère s'élargit chaque année avec la fonte du pergélisol, une zone souterraine gelée en permanence.
Police are tackling an active shooter at a branch of Walmart in Cheltenham Township, in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Authorities say a black male and a black female were both arrested in connection with the shooting.
Minaj responded on Twitter, and accused Samuels of lying, though didn't specifically address the domestic violence allegation . She heads out on her NICKIHNDRXXX tour next month with Future, starting in Baltimore on September 21.
In a short message on social media, the Taliban spokesman posted that the group's "mujahideen have no links with Kabul incident". Hundreds of people have fled the fighting in Ghazni, which has killed about 100 members of the Afghan security forces.
Laura Albert (Laura Dern) is an author who writes under a fictionalized persona, a disenfranchised young queer man named JT LeRoy. Chris Pine in a scene from Netflix' Outlaw King , which is slated to open the 43rd annual Toronto International Film Festival.
Erdogan also renewed a call for Turks to convert their dollars into the Turkish lira, to help strengthen the currency . The Turkish vice president says it's a response to Washington's "deliberate attacks" on the country's economy.
Un pompier français venu en renfort, Patrick Villardry, a souligné la grande difficulté de ces opérations. Le ministre des Transports et des Infrastructures, Danilo Toninelli , a évoqué "une immense tragédie ".
China is the world's largest gaming market, with an estimated US$37.9 billion in revenue, according to research by Newzoo. The gaming industry regularly draws scrutiny for addiction, violence and even violating core socialist values.
IOS 12 bêta 7 est disponible
La sixième bêta publique (qui correspondra à la septième bêta pour les développeurs) devrait arriver dans la soirée ou demain. Apple ne les introduirait pas avant cet automne, vraisemblablement pour iOS 12 .1 ou 12.2.
Google celebrates India's 72nd Independence Day with doodle
Among countless other things, there would have been no "Team India" if not for the sacrifice of our fearless freedom fighters. As the nation celebrates its 72nd Independence Day , Bollywood celebrities too shared their wishes to mark the occasion.
Taliban overrun Afghan army base, kill 17 troops
Sharif Yaftali are in Ghazni city at the moment, leading the clearance operations against the Taliban . Bahrami further added that senior security officials including the Afghan Army Chief of Staff Gen.
Air quality gradually improving later today and Wednesday
Right now nearly everyone could be dealing with a cough, headaches - the smoke can even cause irregular heartbeats and chest pain. We expect air quality to reach levels that are UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS overnight and into tomorrow in many areas.