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Marvin Musquin races to first 450SX Class victory
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Frenchman Marvin Musquin dominated the AMA Supercross race Saturday night at AT&T Stadium for his first career 450SX Class victory.
The KTM rider led all 26 laps, easily holding off Honda's Cole Seely.
Husqvarna's Jason Anderson was third, followed by KTM's Ryan Dungey and Husqvarna's Dean Wilson. Dungey leads the season standings, 18 points ahead of Musquin after seven of 16 events.
Ken Roczen, the Honda star who won the first two races of the season, is sidelined with wrist and arm injuries sustained in a crash.
Kawasaki's Justin Hill raced to his fourth straight Western Regional 250SK victory. Austin Forkner was second on a Kawasaki. Hill leads the standings, 21 points ahead of Yamaha's Aaron Plessinger.
MPs approve 'most sweeping' surveillance powers
London (AFP) - Parliament this week gave the green light to new bulk surveillance powers for police and intelligence services that critics have denounced as the most far-reaching of any western democracy.The Investigatory Powers Bill would, among other measures, require websites to keep customers' browsing history for up to a year and allow law enforcement agencies to access them to help with investigations.Edward Snowden, the former US National Security Agency contractor turned whistleblower,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
BUSINESS IN BRIEF 7/11
Vietnam Expo 2016 to be held in HCM CityThe 14th Vietnam Expo will take place at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in HCM City from November 30 to December 3.It is expected to draw the participation of businesses from more than 20 countries and territories, including Indonesia, the Republic of Korea (RoK), China and Taiwan.According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, with the sponsorship of Mobifone, the event will provide a platform for businesses to meet, expand and promote… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Must-come destinations in Da Nang
Da Nang has attracted a large number of domestic and foreign tourists to its beautiful landscape and attractive destinations. If you visit the city, you should not miss the following places. My Khe Beach Walking along My Khe beach – one of the six most attractive beaches on the planet chosen by Forbes Visitors should discover the beauty of Danang’s bridges Tran Thi Ly Bridge at night Dragon Bridge symbolises Danang City The statue 'Carp… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Hanoi: St Paul hospital opens endoscopy centre
Delegates cut the ribbon to open a high-tech medical centre at Saint Paul Hospital in Hanoi on November 27. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Saint Paul General Hospital on November 27 opened a high-tech medical centre that specialized in endoscopic surgery and digestive treatment for the people of Hanoi and neighbouring areas. The centre, worth over 340 billion VND (15 million USD) has been built following European standards and will become the country’s leading endoscopic surgery facility,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
FAVORITE BOOKS OF FAMOUS POLITICIANS
Hillary Cliton_ Little women by Louisa US Foreign Minister, Hillary Clinton was often publicly interests with the literary works which express the spirit struggle of American life . Apart from “The Color Purple” and “The Joy Luck Club” , one of Hillary Clinton's favorite books is Little Women. Like many women of my generation who read this novel growing up, I really felt like I lived in Jo's family. This book was one of the first literary explorations of how women balance the demands of… chat_bubble_outline Read More...