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Chinese ships spotted by satellites 'selling oil to North Korea' 30 times since October, despite sanctions

American reconnaissance satellites have reportedly spotted Chinese ships suspected of selling oil to North Korean vessels about 30 times since October.<p>South Korean officials told the Chosun Ilbo that the ships were allegedly trading in the West Sea between China and South Korea in a bid to bypass …

Deep Dark Secrets

Magazine<p>The blue holes of the Bahamas yield a scientific trove that may even shed light on life beyond Earth. If only they weren’t so dangerous to explore.<p>We sink into Stargate, sweeping the void with our dive lights. Fifty feet from the surface looms a pale haze, less smoky than fibrous, like a …

Here's the budget of a couple who traveled for an entire year on less than $30,000

(Jarryd Salem and Alesha Bradford)<br>In early 2014, Jarryd Salem and Alesha Bradford left their native Australia to backpack from Thailand to South …

Here Are America’s Fattest Cities, Ranked

With this in mind, the personal finance website WalletHub decided to analyze where exactly all that excess weight resides and which U.S. metro areas …

Lessons for the anti-Trump resistance from American history

As progressives search for the next step in a world where Republicans will control the White House, both chambers of Congress and the majority of …

This economist predicts 'once in a lifetime' crash that may send Dow down...17,000 points

He's a market watcher known for making bold calls spanning decades. Now, Harry Dent is arguing that the Trump rally is setting investors up for an …

Astronomers just discovered one of the most massive objects in the universe hiding behind the Milky Way

Through the thick fog of our own galaxy, astronomers have spotted an ultimate prize: one of the largest known structures in the universe.<p>Called the Vela supercluster, the newly discovered object is a massive group of several galaxy clusters, each one containing hundreds or thousands of galaxies.<p>"I …

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Neil Buchanan: The Cruel ‘Crooked’ Caricature That Doomed Clinton

<i>This article</i> <i>first appeared on the Dorf on Law site.</i><p>It is impossible to overstate the significance of this year's election. The consequences for …

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<i>“What lies at the heart of this great workplace? Which elements will attract only talented employees and keep them, and which elements are appealing</i> …

Hinkley Point: Surprise delay for nuclear plant deal

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1260000/1260084_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534614966_cfe189b5a655d11d6f97e19d5a446d1e<p><b>Plans to build the first new UK nuclear plant in 20 years have suffered an unexpected delay after the government postponed a final decision until</b> …

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A 3,000-year-old world has been unearthed in England's Fenlands - CNN Style

Written by By Nick Glass, CNNCambridge, England<p>British archaeologists working on the Must Farm project in England's Cambridgeshire Fens can hardly restrain themselves.<p>Their online diary effervesces with superlatives -- "truly fantastic pottery," "truly exceptional textiles," "a truly incredible …

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Police union criticizes Obama shooting response, calls for hate crime investigation

The nation’s largest police union is calling on the Justice Department to investigate the fatal shooting of five police officers in Dallas Thursday …

Plague Came to Europe Just Once and Stayed, Study Finds

It only took one visit for plague – the Black Death – to get a foothold in Europe and kill millions of people over the next 400 years, researchers reported Wednesday.<p>A team of scientists dug up ancient plague pits from across Europe and then dug into the DNA of some of the victims to build a …

China Hits Back at U.S. Over South China Sea Criticism

SINGAPORE — China rebuffed U.S. pressure to curb its activity in the South China Sea on Sunday, restating its sovereignty over most of the disputed territory and saying it "has no fear of trouble."<p>On the last day of Asia's biggest security summit in Singapore, Admiral Sun Jianguo said China will …

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The 20 Best Small Towns In America To Visit In 2016, According To The Smithsonian

This year's list by The Smithsonian is bound to give you intense wanderlust — unless you're lucky enough to live in these charming destinations year round.<p>The Smithsonian just released its annual list of the best small towns in America, and this year's roundup is bound to give you intense …

Gunmen kill 8 police officers in Egypt

<b>Cairo (CNN) —</b> Four gunmen killed eight police officers dressed in plainclothes south of Cairo on Sunday, authorities said.<p>The officers were traveling in a government minivan and conducting security checks in Helwan district when they were attacked, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said in a statement.<p>…

Why Middle Eastern Leaders Are Talking to Putin, Not Obama

Russia’s less dominant militarily but more willing to act, and that has changed the dynamics in the region.<p>The United States has significantly more military capability in the Middle East today than Russia—America has 35,000 troops and hundreds of aircraft; the Russians roughly 2,000 troops and, …

Manufacturing Job Loss: Trade, Not Productivity, Is the Culprit

Donald Trump's foreign policy: 'America first'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump had a foreign policy sales pitch for U.S. voters and a blunt message for the world Wednesday: America comes first.<p>The Republican presidential front-runner proposed a sweeping redirection of America's global role in a major speech, part of a string of planned …

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Is Trader Joe's Starting a Price War With Whole Foods?

Grocery store chain Trader Joe’s appears to be girding for a price war with rival Whole Foods Market (wfm).<p>A basket of 77 items at Trader Joe’s, a …

U.S. immigration agents bust 1,100 suspects in gang sweep

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. immigration agents have arrested more than 1,000 suspects on charges including attempted murder and witness tampering, in a nationwide operation aimed at international gangs, officials said on Monday.<p>A Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Special Agent inspects an …

The Best Wireless Headphones Under $100

Because there's no need to splurge to rid your music and phone calls of wires.

10 WhatsApp Tricks You Must Know - PCMag India

Among all apps that on our smartphones, WhatsApp is definitely the most frequently used. So knowing more about it is definitely essential. Check out …

While it defies U.S. government, Apple abides by China's orders — and reaps big rewards

Apple Inc.has come out swinging in its pitched battle with the government on its home turf.<p>But when it comes to its second-largest market, China, the Cupertino, Calif., company has been far more accommodating.<p>Since the<p>iPhonewas officially introduced in China seven years ago, Apple has overcome a …

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5 things you must do when visiting Jamaica

For all the gated-in mass resorts lining its northern shores (after all, this is the country that gave birth to the all-inclusive concept), Jamaica remains one of the Caribbean's most appealing and accessible locales.<p>From Montego Bay and Ocho Rios to Negril, scores of new and newly-renovated hotels …

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Most images of black holes are illustrations. Here’s what our telescopes actually capture. - Vox

Soon, we may get to see one up close for the first time.<p>Impossibly dense, deep, and powerful, black holes reveal the limits of physics. Nothing can escape one, not even light.<p>Even though black holes excite the imagination like few other concepts in science, the truth is that no astronomer has …