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Teaser a haunting peek at Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series '13 Reasons Why'

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 27,2017

Teaser a haunting peek at Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series '13 Reasons Why' The first teaser for the upcoming Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, which will be executive produced by pop star and actress Selena Gomez, has dropped, and it previews what

Image : Question for outbreaks in Vietnam and Thailand: Is all Zika dangerous?

Question for outbreaks in Vietnam and Thailand: Is all Zika dangerous?

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 23,2016

Much of Asia's population lives in the so-called 'dengue belt,' where mosquito-borne diseases are prevalent.

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Hundreds of thousands rally in protest against President Donald Trump's ...

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 30,2017

Trump News Hundreds of thousands rally in protest against President Donald Trump's ... HUNDREDS of thousands of US citizens have taken to the streets in protest against Donald Trump's executive order banning immigrants from some Muslim-majority

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Turkey’s potential shift on mosque and state

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Yahoo News For nearly a century, Turkey’s political history has been one of largely secular rule over a mostly Muslim people. The vote itself remains contested because of a crackdown on dissent since last July by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. In...

As global famine aid comes up short, Somalis abroad step up

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Yahoo News Long before major international pleas for anti-drought funding in Somalia began, or images of the gaunt and hungry started to circulate in the world’s newspapers, Amir Sheikh knew exactly what was happening. To stop them from tipping...

Sultan Qaboos has been everything for Oman. But has he secured its future?

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Yahoo News Sultan Qaboos, Oman’s ailing leader, is this small but wealthy nation’s prime minister, foreign minister, defense minister, head of state, and commander-in-chief, all in one. The largest mosque in every major town is named after Qaboos –...

Instead of a wall, an open door: Why Ethiopia welcomes an enemy's refugees

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Yahoo News When Yordanos and her two young children slipped safely across the Mereb riverbed between Eritrea and Ethiopia late one recent night, they thought the worst of their journey into exile was over. Yordanos and her children began to yell...

The world's greenest island

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Yahoo News At the outset of an interview with a Dutch journalist, Søren Hermansen apologizes for being tired. The reporter asks Mr. Hermansen how the Australians discovered him, a community leader on a Danish island half the size of Martha’s...

Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies at age 117

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Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies at age 117 And despite her age, Morano had a childlike love of cookies, her doctor Carlo Bava said. So much so, she routinely hid them under her pillow so no one would eat them. Morano became the world's...

When artists are on the frontlines – of peace

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Yahoo News After seven decades of separation and frequent conflicts, the people of North and South Korea have grown so far apart that many observers say they can never reunite. Kang Chun-hyok, a well-known hip hop artist, thinks otherwise. A...

Italy's Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies at 117

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Italy's Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies at 117 Dr. Carlo Bava told The Associated Press by phone that Morano's caretaker had called him to say she had stopped breathing in the afternoon while sitting in an armchair at her home in Verbania,...

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...

Why Trump's palace intrigue matters

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Yahoo News The breathless coverage of a Trump White House reportedly gripped by palace intrigue is enough to keep a reader’s head spinning. Chief strategist Steve Bannon is about to be fired. Stephen Miller, once a Bannon acolyte, is now aligned...

Readers write: Trump and journalism, terms for land

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Yahoo News Your magazine always provides readers with a balanced view. Whereas I do not care for President Trump’s attitudes (or policies), I was relieved to see that this disdain for the press is not unique among politicians. Recommended: Could...

Listeners can now 'feel the Bern' with new Sanders podcast

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Yahoo News Progressives who felt “the Bern” in 2016 can keep up with their preferred Democratic candidate anytime, anywhere, thanks to a new podcast from Bernie Sanders. The independent senator from Vermont released the first episodes of the...

Why is the Chinese government encouraging its citizens to report foreign spies?

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Yahoo News If you happen to be an expat living in Beijing, you’d better watch out. After previous campaigns reminding the public to be aware of foreign espionage around them, the Beijing Municipal National Security Bureau now offers cash rewards to...

Can the 'Charging Bull' sculptor control his artwork's meaning?

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Yahoo News When a three-and-a-half ton bronze bull was left without a permit in front of the New York Stock Exchange in the dead of night in 1989, its sculptor intended the beast to be a symbol of American strength and resilience in the face of the...

Amid Arkansas death penalty debate, concern for the executioners

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Yahoo News Behind a curtain on Monday, barring a last-minute stay, two Arkansas corrections staffers will each plunge a cocktail of drugs through a tube, not knowing which of the two doses will be lethal. To some, including Republican Gov. Asa...

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...

Church revival? More liberals are filling Protestant pews

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Yahoo News “Who are we?” intones the Rev. Jennifer Aull, the congregation’s minister for community service. Responding, the congregation says together: “We are young and old, gay and straight and in between. Like a number of progressive...

Winx: Why is the unbeaten mare the 'world's best race horse'?

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Winx: Why is the unbeaten mare the 'world's best race horse'? Visit CNN.com/sport/horse-racing for more news and features · Is Winx the world's best racehorse? Have your say on CNN Sport's Facebook page. "She would have had to be born superior,"...

Is Turkey ready for an all-powerful president? Erdoğan tries again.

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Yahoo News To hear Turkey’s embattled politicians tell it, the “yes” or “no” referendum Turks are holding April 16 presents an existential choice that will either elevate their nation to a new level of peace, prosperity, and global greatness – or...

Next up in curbing corruption: South Africa

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Yahoo News Just a decade ago, five of the world’s largest emerging economies – Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa – began to meet and flex their collective muscle on the world stage. After all, their combined economies are nearly a...

Rescued chimpanzees and orangutans: This woman’s lifework is caring for them

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Yahoo News Patti Ragan skillfully maneuvers a golf cart along narrow twisting paths through the heavily wooded Center for Great Apes. The center she founded nearly 25 years ago has become in part a rehabilitation facility and in part a nursing home...

To make life easier for German Turks, locals try sharing their personal histories

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Yahoo News Berkant Bostan was born in Germany to Turkish parents. Many of his fellow German-born Turks define “home” as a place they only visit on summer vacations. By far Germany’s largest minority group, Turks have a mixed integration story....

To preserve Obamacare, liberal states plan to use Trump's words against him

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Yahoo News To stop President Donald Trump from undermining Obamacare, Democratic Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey is considering an approach that has worked against the administration on immigration: using Mr. Trump's own words against...

Sessions announces revamp of immigration law system. Will it help?

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Yahoo News While President Trump’s promises to crackdown on illegal immigration have put his administration at odds with immigrants and their advocates, a new Justice Department policy could bring additional resources to an overtaxed legal system...

American isolationism? World signals it may no longer be possible

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Yahoo News Donald Trump, presidential candidate, was going to buck seven decades of American leadership and imperial engagement with the world by turning inward and implementing an “America First” foreign policy. Donald Trump, president of the...

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