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EXCLUSIVE: Vietnam plants missiles in S. China Sea | Reuters.com

Vietnam is deploying a mobile rocket launcher system across several of its island holdings in the South China Sea, according to Reuters-exclusive reports from Western diplomatic and military officials. Reuters' Greg Torode says it's likely a defensive move from Hanoi- but China may take see things …

China

Man kills himself with homemade bomb on Dak Lak street

A 29-year-old man committed suicide by exploding a homemade bomb on a street in Buon Ma Thuot town Sunday.<p>Two other people were injured and a passing …

Vietnam

Behold Kate Middleton’s ‘Vogue’ Cover In All Its Royal Glory

Sublime<p>British <i>Vogue</i> is turning 100, and what better way to celebrate than with royalty. For its centenary issue, the U.K. iteration of everybody’s favorite fashion bible will feature Kate Middleton, aka the Duchess of Cambridge on its cover. The magazine’s June issue will feature eight portraits of …

Ikea’s Klikk Camera App Only Takes One Picture

Ikea stores are famous for their meat balls, their furniture, and their stores’ ability to test the strength of a relationship. Recently, however, …

When and where to buy the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Everything you need to know about buying Apple's new iPhones.<p>There are two new iPhone models that will be available for purchase soon. The iPhone 6 is equipped with a 4.7-inch Retina display, while the larger iPhone 6 Plus has a 5.5-inch Retina display. In addition to being slimmer and lighter, …

Mobile Technology

Inspire To Action : TED Radio Hour : NPR

Diane Wolk-Rogers: What My Students Taught Me About Inspiring A Movement<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>Simon Sinek: How Do Great Leaders Inspire Us To Take Action?<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>Halla Tómasdóttir: How Can Leaders Inspire Others To Lead?<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>Jochen Menges: What Role Does Charisma Play In …

Public Speaking

The Kochs' plan to beat Reid

LAS VEGAS — Harry Reid’s reelection is more than two years off, but the Koch brothers’ political machine is already methodically laying the groundwork that will be used to try to take him out.<p>The efforts in recent months have been largely subterranean, but they are unmistakable. A handful of …

Pope Delivers Mass for South Korean Youth

Pope Francis delivered a mass to tens of thousands of South Korean youths, urging them to renounce the materialism that afflicts much of Asia and …

North Korea

US: No Confirmation on Reports Russian Military Entered Ukraine

The White House says it cannot confirm reports that Ukrainian troops destroyed a Russian military convoy that had allegedly crossed into eastern …

Russia

Justin Welby warns of hysteria over threat of Muslim radicalisation

Archbishop of Canterbury says number of young people travelling to Syria is 'extraordinarily small'<p>People in Britain are in danger of becoming "too hysterical" as a "national culture of fear" develops about the threat posed by radicalised Muslims, the archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has …

Opinion: No future for nationalism | DW | 03.07.2014

A commemoration in the German Bundestag marking the start of the World War I wasn't just about remembering the 17 million people who were killed, and …

Europe

There have been at least three suicides in Vietnam due to illegal betting on ...

Sad. God bless everyone today. Stay safe!<p>Jul 11, 2014<p>I don't think making it illegal helps the situation, legalize but make sure the bets are …

Blind Faith and Women

A good friend of mine, an economics professor, is a devout libertarian. Years ago, he explained that he was opposed to the Civil Rights Act barring discrimination in employment. In no way is this fellow a bigot; his long record of working with minority students and doing outreach belies that …

Health Care

League of Conservation Voters Beefs Up With Climate Veteran

Jason Plautz<p>July 2, 2014, 2:37 p.m.<p>The League of Conservation Voters, which is in the midst of a multimillion-dollar campaign to elect …

Obama: More Wall St. reform needed

President Barack Obama on Wednesday said that “further reforms” of Wall Street are needed, arguing that there remains too much focus on making profits through big banks’ trading desks as opposed to investing in companies and the “real” economy.<p>Obama said in an interview with the Marketplace radio …

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Obama, The CIA, And The Limits Of Conciliation

<b>It is not too much of an exaggeration to say that</b>, in one very important way, the president has lost control of his own government. The current constitutional crisis between the CIA and the Senate committee tasked with investigating its policies regarding torture during the previous administration …

Al-Qaeda

Exclusive: Radar data suggests missing Malaysia plane deliberately flown way off course - sources | Reuters

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Military radar data suggests a Malaysia Airlines jetliner missing for nearly a week was deliberately flown hundreds of miles off course, heightening suspicions of foul play among investigators, sources told Reuters on Friday.<p>The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers …

Obama hampers for-profit colleges

The Obama administration on Friday took an aggressive step to crack down on for-profit career training colleges, proposing a regulatory regimen that could shut down hundreds of degree programs — enrolling a million students in fields ranging from accounting to air-conditioning repair — for failing …