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Defense Secretary Contender James Mattis Faces Legal Obstacle to Getting the Post

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 22,2016

The saying is “Once a Marine, always a Marine,” and if President-elect Donald Trump picks retired Gen. James Mattis for secretary of defense, he is still too much a Marine in the eyes of the law. Mattis retired in 2013, leaving him four years short

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The Robot Rampage

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 09,2017

The Robot Rampage Elaine He oversees Bloomberg Gadfly's data visualization work in Europe and also pursues her own columns combining business and markets coverage. Before joining Bloomberg, she was a graphics editor at the Wall Street Journal and

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Montreal Canadiens Right To Use David Desharnais In Shootout

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 17,2016

Montreal Canadiens Right To Use David Desharnais In Shootout The Montreal Canadiens tasted defeat for the first time in 2016-17 last night. The game against the Ottawa Senators came down to a shootout, and ended when David Desharnais lost the puck

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Bao moi - Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) worldwide, including Viet Nam, are turning to each other to learn and share ideas in a mobile economy....

US and other nuclear-armed states boycott UN meeting to discuss banning nukes

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Yahoo News Negotiations for a treaty to rid the world of nuclear weapons began in the United Nations on Monday. Most member states of the United Nations have said they wish for a world without nuclear weapons. Recommended: How much do you know...

NIT bracket 2017: Syracuse, Iowa, Cal headline the *other* March tournament

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Nit Bracketology NIT bracket 2017: Syracuse, Iowa, Cal headline the *other* March tournament College basketball's second-biggest postseason tournament has a bracket (matchups in full below), as the National Invitational Tournament revealed its...

Harvard is dropping the LSAT requirement. Will other schools follow?

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Yahoo News Students hoping to join Harvard Law School’s incoming class of 2018 can throw their LSAT scores out the window in favor of submitting GRE results, as the school turns its back on a nearly 70-year-old tradition in hopes of expanding its...

Iran president: Nuclear deal as blueprint for other disputes

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Yahoo News TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president says Tehran's landmark 2015 nuclear deal with world powers could serve as a blueprint for resolving other Mideast disputes....

Non-aviation revenue in Vietnam's airports less than other regional countries

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Vietnamnet - Non-aviation revenue in the airport business, including sales per passenger through ACV (Airports Corporation of Vietnam), is $1, compared with the average of $10-12 in Asia and $4-5 in Thailand and Malaysia....

Addressing Email Controversy and Other Challenges, FBI Director Still Stands By Decisions

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Yahoo News “I would be lying if I said the external criticism doesn’t bother me at all, but the truth is, it doesn’t bother me much because of the way we made the decision,” Comey said in a private New Year's message to FBI personnel this week....

Venezuela frees ex-presidential candidate, five other dissidents

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Yahoo News Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday released six dissidents, among them former presidential candidate Manuel Rosales, who had been under house arrest for more than two months, opposition leaders said. "I have been freed, along...

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En Vnexpress - An old couple raises their 9-year-old daughter on a ragged boat not too far away from the city's skyscrapers and shopping malls....

US will 'act in kind' if other countries increase nuke capacity: Trump spokesman

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The United States under Donald Trump's presidency will not allow other countries to increase their nuclear capability without responding in kind, a spokesman for the president-elect said on Friday. "There are countries around the globe right now...

Japan fire engulfs 140 houses, other buildings but no deaths reported

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Canadian killed in shootout at Jordanian castle, other tourists held hostage

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By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) - A Canadian woman was killed and several other tourists were taken hostage by gunmen who holed themselves up in a medieval castle in southern Jordan on Sunday after killing at least four police officers in a...

Chicago alderman indicted on extortion, other charges

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CHICAGO (AP) — A prominent Chicago alderman has been indicted on charges that he extorted money from a liquor store owner and pilfered funds from a local government activities fund to pay for gambling and his daughter's college tuition....

PewDiePie deletes his (other) YouTube channel

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Erdogan says Turkey has 'many other alternatives' to EU

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Autonomoose, other self-driving cars hit Canada streets

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Dow sets new record as other indexes slip; tech stocks skid

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Turkish officers seeking asylum in other NATO countries

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BRUSSELS (AP) — The chief of NATO says that Turkish NATO officers have sought asylum in allied countries amid a Turkish government crackdown following a failed military coup....

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