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Invisible labor: Vietnamese women and all the unpaid hours they are forced to accept
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Invisible labor: Vietnamese women and all the unpaid hours they are forced to accept

En Vnexpress - Men simply aren't pulling their weight, according to a new ActionAid report.

Take a final look at these Saigon sentinels before they're gone forever
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Take a final look at these Saigon sentinels before they're gone forever

En Vnexpress - Standing imposingly for hundreds of years old in the city’s downtown area, these trees will have to make way for a bridge that will connect the city's new center.

Preschoolers Happier When They Share Because They Want To
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Preschoolers Happier When They Share Because They Want To

Yahoo News This shows that when sharing is voluntary and altruistic, children experience a positive mood, which may lead to further sharing, said lead study author Zhen Wu, an assistant professor of

Eric Trump on father’s critics: ‘To me, they’re not even people’
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Eric Trump on father’s critics: ‘To me, they’re not even people’

Yahoo News President Trump’s son used striking language Tuesday night while accusing Democratic lawmakers of obstructing his father’s agenda.

Disavowing attacks, some British imams say they won't bury the terrorists
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Disavowing attacks, some British imams say they won't bury the terrorists

Yahoo News A person lays a floral tribute after a vigil at Potters Field Park, near the scene of the attack at London Bridge, London, Britain, June 5, 2017. The Muslim Council of Britain released a

More than they bargained for? Israeli leaders gird for Trump visit.
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More than they bargained for? Israeli leaders gird for Trump visit.

Yahoo News A recent cartoon in the liberal Israeli newspaper Haaretz showed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu breaking a sweat as he greeted a friend bearing gifts: President Trump with a package

Republicans control all of Washington. Why aren't they winning more?
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Republicans control all of Washington. Why aren't they winning more?

Yahoo News Republicans have a majority in both the House and Senate, and there’s a Republican in the White House. Like many US chief executives before him, President Trump is discovering that

The hidden rich - who are they?
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The hidden rich - who are they?

Vietnamnet - Forbes has recognized two Vietnamese dollar billionaires, while Knight Frank’s 2016 report says Vietnam has 14,300 millionaires with assets of over $1 million.

Democrats pen letter to Trump on working together for health care reform. What can they achieve?
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Democrats pen letter to Trump on working together for health care reform. What can they achieve?

Yahoo News As Republicans led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan gear up for a second swing at health care reform, Democratic senators say they’re willing to work with the president – if he stops

With health-care vote, Republicans seek to prove they can get things done
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With health-care vote, Republicans seek to prove they can get things done

Yahoo News On Tuesday morning, President Trump came to the basement conference room of House Republicans to do what he was supposedly born to do: Seal the deal. In this case, that meant lining up

British security services say they thwarted 13 terror attacks in four years
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British security services say they thwarted 13 terror attacks in four years

Yahoo News Speaking in Manchester on Monday, Mark Rowley, assistant commissioner for London’s Metropolitan Police, announced a new initiative to boost public contributions to police investigations.

Black voters in Jones County, N.C., haven't been heard, they say. Can a new lawsuit change that?
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Black voters in Jones County, N.C., haven't been heard, they say. Can a new lawsuit change that?

Yahoo News Black residents of Jones County, N.C., have struggled for years to ensure local representation, some say, but they hope that a new lawsuit will finally bring results. Since the five

Lin still out for Nets as they give away his bobblehead
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Lin still out for Nets as they give away his bobblehead

Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — Jeremy Lin remains sidelined for the Brooklyn Nets on the night they are giving away his bobblehead.

Vietnamese startups – who are they?
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Vietnamese startups – who are they?

Vietnamnet - For foreign investors, most Vietnamese startups copy foreign ideas and develop ideas locally. However, many Vietnamese startups are creative and have brought big money to their owners.

Scars haunt Colombian rebels as they disarm
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Scars haunt Colombian rebels as they disarm

Yahoo News Jair's missing right leg reminds him of many things: the heavy price he paid for fighting in the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and the pain he inflicted on others. The 25-year-old

Top 7 listed businesses in 2006 – how are they doing?
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Top 7 listed businesses in 2006 – how are they doing?

Vietnamnet - They were the best known names in 2006, known for having the highest capitalization value. However, big changes occurred in the last 10 years.

The Latest: Senators say they'll push for stronger sanctions
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The Latest: Senators say they'll push for stronger sanctions

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Obama administration's response to Russia's interference in the U.S. elections, which it denies (all times EST):

These weird little dinosaurs lost all their teeth and grew beaks as they aged, new science says
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These weird little dinosaurs lost all their teeth and grew beaks as they aged, new science says

Artist’s rendering of limusaurusImage courtesy of Yu ChenIn a fossil first, paleontologists have discovered that a dinosaur related to the T. rex and modern birds started out life with a full set of

T-Mobile customers tell horror stories of bills full of charges they never asked for
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T-Mobile customers tell horror stories of bills full of charges they never asked for

After a recent Change to Win report  alleged unscrupulous (and potentially illegal) selling practices at T-Mobile retail stores, numerous T-Mobile customers have contacted  BGR  to share stories

Tickle experiments prove rats’ ears look different when they’re happy
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Tickle experiments prove rats’ ears look different when they’re happy

Rats can’t talk, but researchers say there is one easy way to tell if they’re happy: look at their ears. A group of Swiss scientists tickled rats to make them happy for science, in a delightful study

Lawyer: Police confirm they detained Chinese rights activist
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Lawyer: Police confirm they detained Chinese rights activist

BEIJING (AP) — The lawyer for a prominent Chinese human rights campaigner says police have detained his client for allegedly falsely using ID that wasn't his own to buy train tickets.

Benefits of 'Kangaroo Mother Care': Do They Last?
Science

Benefits of 'Kangaroo Mother Care': Do They Last?

Vulnerable babies who are held close by their parents, skin to skin, may reap the benefits of this so-called "kangaroo mother care" for at least two decades, according to a new study from Colombia.

German police confident they'll catch subway attacker
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German police confident they'll catch subway attacker

BERLIN (AP) — Berlin authorities say they're confident they'll apprehend a man caught on surveillance camera brutally kicking a woman down a flight of stairs in a subway station in the German capital.

Syrian troops say they control 98 percent of eastern Aleppo
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Syrian troops say they control 98 percent of eastern Aleppo

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian military said on Monday it has gained control of 98 percent of eastern Aleppo, previously a rebel-held enclave, reducing the rebel territory to a small sliver packed with

US allies hope for best as they reach out to Trump
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US allies hope for best as they reach out to Trump

America's closest partners are putting a brave face on Donald Trump's surprise election win while reaching out to try to shape his worldview and to preserve traditional alliances. Allies were rattled