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|Pence says US committed to Indo-Pacific, not seeking control|
Added: 15.11.2018 3:43 | 11 views | 0 comments
America has a steadfast and enduring commitment to the Indo-Pacific region but wants cooperation, not control, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday in comments to a Southeast Asian summit that carried a veiled swipe at China's growing influence.
|Cameroon conflict: 'We live in fear in Bamenda'|
Added: 15.11.2018 1:16 | 3 views | 0 comments
Journalist Peter Tah describes how life in the Cameroon city of Bamenda has ground to a halt due to the separatist conflict.
|CMA Awards Entertainer of the Year nominee Kenny Chesney won't be at award show due to death in the family|
Added: 15.11.2018 0:30 | 9 views | 0 comments
Fans of country music will have to enjoy the genre’s biggest night without one of its most influential artists.
|U.S. could lose a war to Russia and China, report warns|
Added: 15.11.2018 0:11 | 10 views | 0 comments
The U.S. "could suffer unacceptably high casualties and loss of major capital assets in its next conflict," the National Defense Strategy Commission says.
|NFL flexes Chargers-Steelers, Rams-Bears games|
Added: 14.11.2018 23:09 | 4 views | 0 comments
The NFL has given a new look to the Sunday night schedule for the next few weeks, moving the Chargers-Steelers (Dec. 2) and Rams-Bears (Dec. 9) games to prime time.
|This Week in Rap: Smino Gets Silky, Cupcakke Pushes Boundaries, and More|
Added: 14.11.2018 22:39 | 5 views | 0 comments
Every Wednesday, Vulture runs through the best, most interesting, and sometimes most confusing rap releases of the week. In this installment: Smino creates an album from pure silk, Cupcakke’s unexpected autism song, Zilla Rocca grapples with nostalgia, and Lil Peep’s first posthumous release is more unflinching than expected.Smino, NOIRWhether Smino becomes a
|Trump endorses bipartisan criminal-justice reform bill, a move that could draw opposition from conservatives|
Added: 14.11.2018 21:58 | 14 views | 0 comments
The legislation adds several changes to U.S. sentencing laws — particularly easing some mandatory minimum sentences — to a criminal justice measure passed by the House earlier this year. But some influential conservatives, such as Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), have been opposed to efforts to loosen sentencing laws. This is a developing story. It will […]
|Financial giants can have a pivotal role for climate stability|
Added: 14.11.2018 21:22 | 6 views | 0 comments
Banks, pension funds and other institutional investors have a key role to play in efforts to avoid dangerous climate change. A limited number of these investors have considerable influence over the Amazon rainforest and boreal forests that are known 'tipping elements' in the climate system. Protecting these 'tipping elements' should be a priority for investors to help reduce both climate change and systemic financial risks created by it.
|Dam problems, win-win solutions|
Added: 14.11.2018 21:22 | 4 views | 0 comments
Decisions about whether to build, remove or modify dams involve complex trade-offs that are often accompanied by social and political conflict. A group of researchers from the natural and social sciences, engineering, arts and humanities has joined forces to show how, where and when it may be possible to achieve a more efficient balance among these trade-offs.
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