PERU: Government Announces Investment Plan In Infrastructure

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Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has announced a million-dollar investment plan for 28 billion soles over the next two and a half years in infrastructure projects such as roads, ports, airports, dams and housing.

According to the government, these investments would contribute to boost the economy, generate more employment and improve the living conditions of the population.

Kuczynski said that the start-up of the projects would allow boosting the construction sector after a few years of contraction.

The president announced that it is planned to construct more than 7,500 kilometers of roads, 46,000 houses, as well as refurbish drainage systems in cities such as Piura, Chiclayo, Trujillo, and in places like Lircay in Huancavelica.

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Where Is Irma Headed Right Now? Live Videos Show Naples And Marco Island

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After Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on the Florida Keys and Miami Beach, the storm headed northwest toward Marco Island and Naples. Marco Island was the first to get hit by the hurricane before it made landfall in Naples. Touching down on Marco Island was the second time the storm made landfall on Florida after battering the Florida Keys earlier in the day.

9/11 Anniversary Livestream 2017: New York Ceremony At September 11 Memorial Plaza

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Monday marks the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that happened in New York City, Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania on Sept. 11, 2001. That day 2,977 people were killed as terrorists hijacked commercial airplanes and flew them into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and a field in Pennsylvania. The National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York City will hold a memorial ceremony Monday morning celebrating the lives of those lost on that day, and the lives lost in the bombing of the Twin Towers on Feb. 23, 1993.

Tweetstorm: Twitter Developing Feature To Automatically Post Threaded Tweets

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Frequent Twitter users are used to the tweetstorm, which refers to an extended thread of tweets that a user publishes at once. Now, Twitter might be looking into a way to formally make them a part of the social media platform. Matt Navarra, who works as director of social media at The Next Web, posted a screenshot that depicts a tweet thread feature in Twitter’s Android version. In the screenshot, the app can be seen automatically posting an extended tweet and threading it with numbered tags.  

Air Canada Excludes Family From Flight, Forces Purchase Of $4000 Tickets

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A Toronto airline excluded a local family from a flight, pushing them to spend an extra $4000 on tickets, only to take the same flight the next day. Air Canada prevented Shanty Thivakaran, her husband Thiva Maheswaran, their two young boys and Maheswaran's mother from getting on a flight on June 27. The airline manager prevented the family from boarding the flight even though there were eight vacant seats, CBC News reported Sunday.

Sam Heughan Fun Facts: 8 Things To Know About The ‘Outlander’ Star

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“Outlander” has many talented people working on it, but one red head seems to have caught the attention of many Sassenachs. Sam Heughan, who plays Jamie Fraser, has become quite popular since appearing on Starz’s time travel drama, which returns Sunday for Season 3. Though “Outlander” fans know Jamie well, they might not know these fun facts about the man behind the Highlander.

North Korea’s Birthday Party Touts Nuclear Scientists, But No Missile Tests

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The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), known informally as North Korea, celebrated its 69th birthday Saturday, and instead of a show of force, like a missile test, as experts feared, the country held a banquet for its nuclear scientists and engineers. North Korea, who long has had a blustery rhetoric towards the U.S. has ramped up its missile and nuclear weapons tests this year. The tests show a series of advancements and that the country is well on its way to being able to deliver a nuclear weapon to the continental U.S.

What Happens To Florida Zoo, Theme Park Animals During Hurricane Irma?

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The scornful eye of Hurricane Irma rushed ashore in Florida on Sunday, bringing with it damaging winds and torrential rainfall to the lower Florida Keys. Many residents successfully evacuated from the storm’s path but the Sunshine State’s animals needed assistance moving to safety.

Spotify Web Player No Longer Available In Apple’s Safari Browser

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For Spotify subscribers on Apple products, they’ll now have one fewer place to use the streaming service.

‘Arrow’ Season 6 Spoilers: Will Roy Return? Colton Haynes Teases Comeback

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“Arrow” will lose some characters in Season 6 after the deadly island explosion, but the show may also welcome back some familiar faces. Actor Colton Haynes told fans to expect Roy to drop by the CW drama soon. On Saturday, a fan tweeted Haynes and the actor basically confirmed his return. “Roy’s coming back very soon,” the actor wrote.