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State Department: 35 Russian diplomats leave US

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Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is confirming that the 35 Russian diplomats President Barack Obama ordered out of the country have departed the United States.

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The Latest: Classic Empire wins BC Juvenile

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ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the Breeders' Cup (all times local):

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Women Have Always Lived Longer, Study Finds

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 22,2016

The investigators found that, "in spite of the huge gains in human longevity over the past century, the male-female difference has not shrunk," said Susan Alberts, a professor of biology at Duke University and a co-author of the new study. The

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Tokyo Gas to form LNG joint venture in Vietnam: report

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Japan’s Tokyo Gas Company will establish a joint venture with PetroVietnam Gas JSC and others as soon as this month to tap increasing demand for liquefied natural gas in Vietnam, Nikkei Asian Review reported on Saturday. The Japanese firm will invest several hundred million yen (100 million yen = US$994,600) to secure a stake of around 10-20 percent in the joint venture, the news website said. PetroVietnam Gas, a subsidiary of state-run Vietnam Oil and Gas Group, will hold a majority stake. Other partners are expected to include a local construction company, according to Nikkei. The joint venture reportedly will launch feasibility studies to explore the possibility of building an LNG plant for storage and pipelines to create a supply network. Vietnam used around 10 billion cubic meters of LNG in 2014, a 5-percent year-on-year increase. To satisfy growing demand for electricity, the country is looking to add gas-fired power plants to supplement its mainstay coal-fired and hydroelectric facilities. LNG is also in demand as an energy source for industrial parks around Ho Chi Minh City, the country's economic hub. Read on the original site
N.Korea nuclear attack would trigger 'overwhelming response': Mattis

Seoul (AFP) - Any nuclear attack by North Korea would trigger an "effective and overwhelming" response, US Defense Secretary James Mattis said in Seoul Friday as he sought to reassure Asian allies rattled by President Donald Trump's isolationist rhetoric.Mattis was in the South Korean capital before going on to Tokyo, on the first overseas tour by a senior Trump administration official as concerns rise about the direction of US policy in the region under the protectionist and fiery leader.South… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

If You Still Have A Galaxy Note7, Samsung’s New Update Will Make It Unusable

Drew Angerer / Getty Images Samsung will start releasing a global software update on December 19 for its recalled Galaxy Note7 smartphone that will prevent the phone from charging, making phone calls, and sending text messages.Samsung said in a statement that customers have returned 93% of the recalled phones. It aims to bring that to 100% with this software update, which will effectively render the phones useless.But in a twist, Verizon will block the software update for its customers with… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Iraqi Shi'ite forces advance west of Mosul, route still open

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi Shi'ite forces fighting to cut off an Islamic State supply route west of Mosul made progress on Thursday but several cars were still able to leave the city, a spokesman said.The leader of the Badr Organisation, the largest of the Shi'ite militias that make up the Hashid Shaabi (Popular Mobilisation) forces, had said earlier he hoped to seal off Mosul's western flank on Thursday."We are advancing slowly," Karim Nuri, a spokesman for the Hashid Shaabi told Reuters. "We… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Kanye West cancels rest of tour following rant-laden, song-bereft shows

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“Ha Long Bay on Land” in Vietnam

Let's discovery the following destinations in Vietnam, which are dubbed "Ha Long Bay on Land".Duong Coc lake, Thanh Hoa province It is also called Thach Minh lake, with an area of 57 hectares and a depth of up to 40 meters. The lake is located in Mang Den valley, surrounded by Nac moutains and Trau hill. The water is clean and green, and always full around the year even in dry season.Inside the lake, there are 3 small islands named Khang Cao, Giang Ruou, and Vit in the center, which make the… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

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