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  1. Widow grateful to know how pilot husband died in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Post

    That was the day her husband, Thomas Duffy, went missing in action in Vietnam after the F-4 Phantom he was piloting went down over Da Nang bay. But she never knew why "Duff," as she calls her husband, didn't make it out of the fighter jet. 1 comment

  2. 1970 Amc Amx - Real AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Chuck Page and Rick Mullaney met when they both received a free trip to an exotic land courtesy of good ol' Uncle Sam. It was 1968, and the call to arms brought both young men halfway around the world to Vietnam, after the 18-year-olds enlisted to proudly serve their country in the United States Marines Corps.

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  3. Vietnam commemorates soldiers who died in deadly naval fight against ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Thanh Nein News

    Authorities in the central city of Da Nang organized Sunday a ceremony to commemorate Vietnamese soldiers who lost their lives defending the Gac Ma Reef in Vietnam's Truong Sa Islands in 1988. More than 100 Truong Sa former soldiers, families of 10 martyrs who died in the Johnson South Reef Skirmish and war veterans in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh and Quang Tri provinces attended the ceremony.

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  4. Terminally ill veteran gets his wish fulfilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Philly.com

    The speeches, the handshakes, the red-white-and-blue cake - it was all a surprise, and a lot more public acclamation than former U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Jeffrey Raymond Wheeler, a Vietnam War veteran with terminal lung cancer, was used to receiving for his service in Da Nang in the mid-1960s. 1 comment

  5. MIA widow grateful to finally know how pilot husband died in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Stars and Stripes

    That was the day her husband, Thomas Duffy, went missing in action in Vietnam after the F-4 Phantom he was piloting went down over Da Nang bay. But she never knew why "Duff," as she calls her husband, didn't make it out of the fighter jet.

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  6. Participants competing at the Ho Chi Minh City Run 2013. Photo credit: Pulse ActiveRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Thanh Nein News

    Around 6,500 people are expected to participate in the second Ho Chi Minh City Run, which will be held on January 18, 2015. The event, themed Conquer the Phu My Bridge, will include the divisions of up to 5km , 10km and a half marathon, 21km.

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  7. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander visits VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Thanh Nein News

    Admiral Harry B. Harris Jr. , Commander of the United States Pacific Fleet, and Da Nang City's mayor Van Huu Chien during a meeting on December 17. Photo credit: baodanang.vn Admiral Harry B. Harris Jr., Commander of the United States Pacific Fleet, paid a visit to the central city of Da Nang during his Vietnam visit to boost Vietnam-U.S. naval cooperation in 2015. Admiral Harris and Vietnamese officials discussed the planned Pacific Partnership and the Naval Engagement Activity events in 2015.

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  8. Vietnam Visa Gets Hassle Free with Visa-Vietnam.orgRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | PR.com

    Visa-Vietnam.org has assured a convenient and fast visa approval through its online Visa on Arrival Vietnam service that assures visa application and approval from home within 1-2 days. Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, December 18, 2014 -- -- Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam December 16, 2014 - Visa-Vietnam.org has assured a complete hassle-free Vietnam visa facility through its latest online visa service.

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  9. The era known as 'the Sixties' really began in 1965Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Los Angeles Times

    Fifty years ago Thursday, President Lyndon B. Johnson turned on the lights of the National Christmas Tree and proclaimed, "These are the most hopeful times in all the years since Christ was born in Bethlehem." He continued, "Today - as never before - man has in his possession the capacities to end war and preserve peace, to eradicate poverty and share abundance, to overcome the diseases that have afflicted the human race and permit all mankind to enjoy their promise in life on this Earth."

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  10. Quang Nam commune makes cottage industry from old craftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Thanh Nein News

    Le Cong Thanh, 77, in the making of a house from mangrove palm in Cam Thanh Commune in Hoi An outskirts. Photo: Doan Cuong/Tuoi Tre A commune in the central province of Quang Nam has started a cottage industry based around the plentiful mangrove palms that grow on the outskirts of Hoi An.

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  11. Nha Trang fishermen return after harrowing pirate encounter at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Thanh Nein News

    A Nha Trang fishing boat anchors in its home port after returning from a pirate attack on December 2, 2014. Photo: Hien Luong Seven fishermen arrived home in central Vietnam Saturday exhausted and empty-handed after a harrowing ordeal with a group of armed pirates.

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  12. 6 drown as boat capsizes in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Thanh Nein News

    A boat that capsized in an accident which killed 6 people in Vietnam Tuesday after being salvaged and brought to shore. Photo: Hoang Long Five women and a man drowned when a boat carrying 13 people capsized off the shore of Thai Binh Province, northern Vietnam, on Tuesday morning.

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  13. 6 die in bus-truck crash in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Thanh Nein News

    At least six people died and 13 injured when a bus collided head-on with a container truck in Quang Ninh Province, northern Vietnam, on Tuesday. The accident happened at around 12:30 a.m when the bus of Ka Long Company was travelling from Mong Cai to Ha Long on the National Road 18, carrying 20 passengers.

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  14. Rescuers continue to strengthen the roof of the tunnel in efforts to get 12 trapped people out.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Thanh Nein News

    Rescuers drilled through rock and dirt to reach the 12 people trapped in a tunnel at a hydropower plant project in central Vietnam, 12 hours after the tunnel caved in. Colonel Hoang Cong Thao, head of the Firefighting and Rescue Police Department of Lam Dong Province, said rescuers have been able to establish contact with the trapped workers, who are "in good health."

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  15. Technical problems, not hijacking, force Vietnam Airlines plane into emergency landing: spokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Thanh Nein News

    A plane departing from Ho Chi Minh City for the north-central town of Vinh had to reroute to Hanoi on Tuesday due to technical problems, a Vietnam Airlines spokesman said, but wrong warning signal sent by the captain triggered fears of hijacking. Earlier, media reports including Vietnam News Agency quoted an unidentified source as saying that someone had tried to force his/her way into the cockpit, forcing the plane to reroute to Hanoi.

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  16. Vietnam Visa Gets Hassle Free With Visa-Vietnam.orgRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Release News

    Visa-Vietnam.org has assured a convenient and fast visa approval through its online Visa on Arrival Vietnam service that assures visa application and approval from home within 1-2 days. Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam December 16, 2014 - Visa-Vietnam.org has assured a complete hassle-free Vietnam visa facility through its latest online visa service.

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  17. Two jailed for stealing from foreign tourists in Da NangRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Thanh Nein News

    To Duc Hoa and Nghiem Xuan Thinh in two separate trials in Da Nang City on Monday. Photo: Nguyen Tu A court in the central city of Da Nang handed down jail terms to two men for robbing and stealing properties from foreign tourists in two separate trials on Monday.

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  18. TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice for Destinations on the Rise 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Star Online

    EAST Asian destinations dominate for places to see in 2015 with the rapidly developing Da Nang, Vietnam named top destination on the rise in Asia and the world. Other winners include Sihanoukville, Cambodia which ranks second in Asia and the world while Ao Nang, Thailand ranks third in Asia and fourth in the world.

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  19. Man detained for wild outburst at Hanoi airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Thanh Nein News

    Security guards at Noi Bai airport seize a man following a bizarre outburst at the check-in counter on Monday morning. Pham Tuan Anh, the deputy director of the Noi Bai International Airport said his security team quickly handed Nguyen Van Toan, 27, over to local police.

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  20. Vietnamese refugee artist pours her heart out on canvasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Campbell Reporter

    Stacy Nguyen paints her latest work, "Orchids in the Rain," in a tiny space in the back of her nail salon in San Jose, Calif., on Dec. 3, 2014. In a tiny room at the back of her nail salon in south San Jose, Thu Xuan "Stacy" Nguyen patiently painted a bouquet of pink orchids on canvas as the delicate flowers might look on a rainy day but with enough sunshine to give them a soft glow.

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