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Facebook might finally kill clickbait with new algorithm tweaks

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 23,2016

In June of last year, Facebook announced that it would start showing more content that mattered to you by factoring in the ...

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UFC Fight Night 106: Shogun Rua victorieux par TKO au round 3 face à Gian Villante (vidéo)

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 12,2017

UFC Fight Night 106: Shogun Rua victorieux par TKO au round 3 face à Gian Villante (vidéo) Mauricio Shogun Rua et Gian Villante s'affrontaient la nuit dernière en co-main event de l'UFC Fight Night 106 Fortaleza (Brésil), où l'ancien champion

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Venezuela to print 20,000-unit banknote

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 05,2016

Inflation-stricken Venezuela will launch a new 20,000-bolivar banknote to help shoppers struggling with huge wads of currency in the country's economic crisis, the central bank said. Falling world prices for Venezuela's crucial oil exports have

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First half of Vietnam’s north-south expressway to displace 2,100 families

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The state budget will have to cough up $573 million to compensate those affected by the new road....

UN slaps sanctions on North Koreans amid US warning

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'The Security Council is sending a clear message to North Korea today: Stop firing ballistic missiles or face the consequences.'...

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Yahoo News "Diplomatic relations between the US and countries in this region have often been hampered by different standards and interpretations of political integrity...," states an editorial. "At least on the black-and-white threat posed by an...

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Yahoo News "It is crucial that both Japan and Australia support the United States, which is urging China to wield Beijing’s influence over Pyongyang while intensifying its military pressure on North Korea...," states an editorial. "With the United...

North Korea threats? After six decades, uncertainty is nothing new for South Koreans

access_timeMay 05,2017 chat_bubble_outline41

Yahoo News The shaded lawns and winding paths in Yeouido Park offer a respite from this frenetically modern city. The strip of land the park sits on, now covered in cherry trees and picnic tables, was once one of the world’s largest public...

US missile defense: Getting to 'ready' on North Korea threat

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Yahoo News For decades, US presidents have used diplomatic pressure and economic sanctions to try and convince North Korea to abandon its nuclear program. The Pentagon has been developing a nationwide antimissile program since the early 1990s. The...

Talk with North Korea? Recent precedents help.

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Yahoo News When President Trump says he might be willing to talk to North Korea under certain conditions, his hope may be based on examples of other countries and groups – also known as a nuclear or terrorist threat – that have recently changed...

As North Korea's economy grows, Kim tries to wield a double-edged sword

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Yahoo News When Rüdiger Frank visited a shopping center in the North Korean capital in February, he was amazed to find not one, but at least 10 different kinds of toothpaste for sale. Customers could buy whitening toothpaste, children’s toothpaste,...

John Kasich raises 'taking out' top North Korean leaders

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Yahoo News With that bold assertion, Gov. John Kasich (R) of Ohio raised a controversial argument for American action aimed at neutralizing the North Korean nuclear threat. “An ability to remove a number of the top people, and have a more benign...

North Korea: Can US lead global 'village' toward diplomatic solution?

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Yahoo News For years, China has been pegged as the sole country with the heft and influence to dissuade North Korea from its pursuit of nuclear weapons – and of missiles capable of carrying those weapons to targets as far away as the United States. ...

Trump’s possible logic on North Korea

access_timeApr 25,2017 chat_bubble_outline41

Yahoo News As North Korea moves to own more nuclear weapons and missiles, will Japan and South Korea seek nuclear weapons rather than rely on the United States – as the preferred cop on the beat – with its deterrence threat of nuclear retaliation? ...

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Yahoo News "The bombing of one of Bashar al-Assad’s airfields must have sent premonitions through the minds of Kim Jong-un and his generals: they could be next," states an editorial. "The deployment of significant American naval assets to the South...

Why North Korea may be a threat to itself

access_timeApr 19,2017 chat_bubble_outline60

Yahoo News As the Trump administration continues to rattle a saber at North Korea, it should take note of a new survey by two economists at South Korea’s central bank. In interviews with hundreds of recent North Korean refugees, they found the...

The twin goals behind North Korea's resolve on nuclear weapons

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Yahoo News The Trump administration has portrayed the US missile strike on a Syrian air field earlier this month as a sign its willingness to make tough decisions. “The logic is pretty simple,” says Wenran Jiang, an associate professor of political...

Canada as international peacekeeper, US unilateral approach to North Korea may be a 'viable new alternative,' 'Righteous outrage' doesn't produce social change, To tackle terrorism, Saudi Arabia and Iran must resolve rivalry

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Yahoo News "A government so eager to get back into peacekeeping, to have Canada 'step up' and assume its responsibilities as a committed member of the United Nations, now hesitates at the water’s edge," states an editorial. "There are plenty of...

What might a conflict with North Korea look like?

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Yahoo News By his tweets, by his orders, and by his airstrikes last week in Syria, President Trump has opened up a whole new realm of possibilities in Northeast Asia that the rest of the world is just beginning to explore. For the first time since...

Over $6.2 billion for North-South expressway’s first phase

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Vietnamnet - More than 140 trillion VND (6.2 billion USD) will be used for the first phase construction of the North-South Expressway linking Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City....

'Bathroom bill' repeal: North Carolina seeks to move on after very long year

access_timeMar 31,2017 chat_bubble_outline42

Yahoo News Shortly after Gov. Roy Cooper signed a law Thursday repealing North Carolina’s “bathroom bill,” Rep. Cecil Brockman, a Democrat who identifies as LGBT, sounded worn out. It wasn’t just a long day that ended, for him, with a no vote,...

North Carolina inches closer to repealing 'bathroom bill'

access_timeMar 30,2017 chat_bubble_outline49

Yahoo News North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper, a Democrat, and top Republican legislators in the state say they have reached a tentative compromise on a repeal of the so-called “bathroom bill,” after the NCAA announced it would not consider the state...

Help North Koreans ‘live in the truth’

access_timeMar 23,2017 chat_bubble_outline75

Yahoo News North Korea tested its first nuclear device in 2006 and may soon test a missile capable of reaching an American city with such a weapon. The US and its allies remain frustrated that their main option, a tightening of economic sanctions,...

North Korea missile launch toward S. Korea failed. How often does that happen?

access_timeMar 22,2017 chat_bubble_outline33

Yahoo News The missile, launched from the eastern coastal town of Wonsan, “[appeared] to have exploded within seconds of launch,” the US Pacific Command said in a statement. American officials had been aware of the planned launch for several days,...

North Korea's nuclear threat: Where do the US and China go from here?

access_timeMar 20,2017 chat_bubble_outline42

Yahoo News For the Chinese, their proposal perhaps seemed obvious: North Korea would suspend its nuclear and missile tests in return for the United States and South Korea halting their annual joint military exercises. It became yet another wishful...

How is Japan readying itself against an unpredictable North Korea?

access_timeMar 17,2017 chat_bubble_outline52

Yahoo News Residents of Japan’s northwestern city of Ogo performed a civilian evacuation drill on Friday, the country’s first, in preparation for a scenario in which ballistic missiles – launched by a country that went unnamed by the city’s disaster...

US rhetoric on North Korea shifts as Tillerson sets military action 'on the table'

access_timeMar 17,2017 chat_bubble_outline52

Yahoo News If North Korea escalates the threat to America and its allies in the region, the United States will not hesitate to push back, Rex Tillerson indicated on Friday. Speaking to a news conference in Seoul, South Korea, the secretary of State...

Number of kids with pertussis skyrockets in North

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Baomoi - The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday said that since the beginning of the year, 82 kids with pertussis had been reported mostly from the northern provinces of Cao Bang, Hanoi, Hai Duong, Phu Tho, Ha...

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