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The new Navy assault ship USS New York, built with World Trade Center steel, passes Statue of Liberty as it arrives Monday, Nov. 2, 2009 in New York
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The 11 Most Powerful Militaries In The World
Wed 23 Apr 2014
Asymmetrical wars in Afghanistan, Vietnam, and now in Syria demonstrate all too clearly that relatively small numbers of belligerents can carry out successful military operations against superior... (photo: AP / Mark Lennihan)
Trauma link to malnutrition in CAR
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Trauma link to malnutrition in CAR
Wed 23 Apr 2014
BANGUI, 23 April 2014 (IRIN) - Data collected at a hospital clinic for malnourished children in the Central African Republic (CAR) suggests that many of the childrens’ parents present symptoms... (photo: UN / Evan Schneider)
Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum, interior  BBC News  Wed 9 Apr 2014
Embracing LBJ's legacy
A review of the best commentary on and around the world... Today's must-read President Barack Obama and former Presidents George W Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter are among the dignitaries... (photo: GFDL / Zereshk)
Civil Rights   Obama   Photos   Presidency   Wikipedia: Civil Rights Act of 1968
Messages of Hope and Pray for MH370 (in a bookstore in Malaysia)  CNN  Mon 7 Apr 2014
Malaysia Flight 370: New signal sounds 'just like' one from a plane's beacon
April 7, 2014 -- Updated 0719 GMT (1519 HKT) (CNN) -- After weeks of searching vast swaths of ocean, investigators now have their "most promising" lead yet in finding Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. A... (photo: Creative Commons / مانفی)
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Shops and merchant stores on the ground floor, and residential spaces on upper floors is common in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. Xinhua Wed 2 Apr 2014
Vietnam's retail sales up 10.2% in Q1
HANOI, April 2 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam's retail sales of commodities and consumption service rose up 10.2 percent year-on- year to hit 701.4 trillion Vietnamese dong (33.24... (photo: WN / RTayco)
Economy   Photos   Retail   Tourism   Vietnam   Wikipedia: Vietnam
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott gestures as he speaks to the press after laying a wreath at the memorial of the 2002 Bali bombing that killed 202 people during his visit at the site in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. Australia suffered more deaths in the attacks than any other country, with 88 of its citizens dead. Newstrack India Tue 25 Mar 2014
Hunt for Malaysian airliner at recovery, probe phase
Tweet Canberra, March 25 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Tuesday said the search operation for the missing Malaysian airliner has now moved to the recovery... (photo: AP / Firdia Lisnawati)
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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet members of Staff Sergeant Salvatore Giunta's family in the Blue Room of the White House, Nov. 15, 2010. The President presented the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Giunta for his courageous actions during combat operations in the Korengal Valley of Afghanistan. Denver Post Wed 19 Mar 2014
Obama awards Medals of Honor to 24 ethnic or minority U.S. soldiers
From left, Army Staff Sgt. (Ret.) Melvin Morris, Army Sgt. First Class (Ret.) Jose Rodela and Army Spec. 4 (Ret.) Santiago Erevia are presented to those in attendance... (photo: Public Domain / The White House from Washington, DC)
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Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang gives a speech at the diet in Tokyo Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Sang is on a four-day state visit to Japan. The Japan News Tue 18 Mar 2014
Vietnam’s Sang: Resolve maritime feuds peacefully
Jiji Press Visiting Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang stressed the need Tuesday to peacefully resolve maritime disputes in the South China Sea... (photo: AP / Koji Sasahara)
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In this undated but recent photo released by Tokyo Electric Power Co., the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant reactors stand in line intact in Okumamachi in Fukushima Prefecture (state), northeastern Japan. Reactors encased in square boxes, from left, are: Unit 4, Unit 3, Unit 2, Unit 1, Unit 5 and Unit 6. Democracy Now Tue 11 Mar 2014
Chomsky: From Hiroshima to Fukushima, Vietnam to Fallujah, State Power Ignores Its Massive Harm
World-renowned political dissident, linguist, author and MIT Professor Noam Chomsky traveled to Japan last week ahead of the three-year anniversary of the Fukushima... (photo: AP / Tokyo Electric Power Co.)
Fukushima Crisis   Hiroshima Bombing   Noam Chomsky   Photos   Vietnam War   Wikipedia: Noam Chomsky's political views
A Malaysia Airlines 777-200ER. After the original model, Boeing developed the 777-200ER, an increased gross weight variant with greater range and payload capability. The Times of India Sun 9 Mar 2014
Terror theory for missing Malaysian jet; floating door spotted
KUALA LUMPUR: Vietnamese authorities on Sunday said they had spotted what looked like one of the doors of the missing Boeing 777 jetliner that crashed into the sea... (photo: Creative Commons / Altair78)
Kuala Lumpur   Malaysia Airlines Crash   Malaysia Airlines Flight 370   Photos   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

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