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  1. Vietnamese worker dies in Angola, but his illegal status means no supportRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... illnesses and in murder robberies. Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong 248 Cong Quynh St. , Distr. 1, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: (84-8) 39255738 - Fax: (84-8) 39255901 Email: Thanh Nien is the tribune of Vietnam's Youth Association ...


  2. A rare animal is seen in a photo posted on the timeline of a Facebook user.Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Thanh Nein News

    A Facebook user, who earlier claimed to have captured a giant amphibian-like animal from a pond near his house in northern Vietnam, admitted that he fabricated the story for attention, according to police. Police in Vinh Phuc Province said they summoned Phan Thanh Tung a few days after photos on his Facebook account, purportedly of the strange animal, were shared by thousands on social media on Monday.


  3. Joanna Slay is Artist of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sea Coast Echo

    Artist of the Week Joanna Slay is a mixed-media and mosaic artist that wants to share her passion of using repurposed items in her colorful mosaics and found art creations. In her March showing at The Mockingbird Cafe, Joanna presents, 'A Bird's World'.


  4. Japan offers funds for NGO projectsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | VietNam News

    Japan and Viet Nam signed non-refundable assistance contracts for two non-governmental projects worth more than US$1 million on Thursday in Ha Noi. More than $469,000 will be funnelled into the project entitled Improved nutrition for children and ensured food security for the most impoverished people , and another $591,864 into a project to establish women's healthcare centres and improve the capacity of local midwives.


  5. Garden Grove church has unity at heartRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    Caodaism is a relatively new religion that draws upon Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism and Catholicism. Its adherents number about 6million, though most of those are in the religion's birthplace, Tay Ninh, Vietnam.


  6. Sling TV has 100,000 users, Re/code source saysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    Sources speaking to Re/code anonymously told the news outlet that "at least 100,000 people have signed up" for Sling TV's $20 per month service since it became available four weeks ago . That number doesn't necessarily translate into permanent users-Sling TV lets new customers sign up for a free trial week, and Re/code's sources were unsure how many of those subscribers stayed permanent customers.


  7. How technology might have solved the mystery of MH370Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CNN

    ... the plane sends a final radio call as it transitions between Malaysia air traffic controllers to controllers in Vietnam. But air traffic controllers in Ho Chi Minh City never heard from the crew. - But primary radar operated by the military in ...


  8. Noam Chomsky vs. Ezra Levant on Free SpeechRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Small dead animals

    Hmmm...15 or 20 years ago I read a book by a fellow named L Fletcher Prouty called "The Secret Team". He claimed to be FDR's personal pilot as well as a Pentagon insider.


  9. Texas Natives Return to Dallas for Three of Out of the Loop Fest's Most Promising ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    Navigating the Loop can be a complicated, down to the wire process. It's a variegated 10-day festival of theater, dance, and performance, and unless you've cleared your schedule, it's unlikely you'll get to see it all, so you'll need to plan accordingly.


  10. Holy Family Hosts Successful 2nd Annual Fun FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    The weather outside might be frightful, but the fun at Holy Family was just delightful on Saturday, February 21st. Holy Family's 2nd Annual Fun Fair organized by the HSO was a huge success.


  11. Fifty years ago Lyndon Johnson made the decision to join the war in Vietnam. Why?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Fifty years ago, during the first six months of 1965, Lyndon Johnson made the decision to Americanize the conflict in Vietnam. His vice-president, Hubert Humphrey advised him against it.


  12. Baguio-Benguet jins don Phl colors in ASEAN warsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    BARELY three weeks before they battle the best of Southeast Asia, Baguio-honed members of the elite Philippine Taekwondo Team assured they are training full throttle, peaking in time for the 12th ATF Taekwondo Championships in Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam, March 23 to 26. Sparring with fighters from Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and host Vietnam are Rama Chandra Liporada, Ejay Dongbo, and Josea Dizon. The tournament is organized by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Taekwondo Federation and sanctioned by the World Taekwondo Federation .


  13. BIFF review: 'I Live For Art' seeks creativty, causes confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    When/where: 9:15 p.m. Friday, First Presbyterian Church, 1820 15th St.; and 12:15 p.m. Saturday, eTown Hall, 1535 Spruce St. "I Live For Art," a 73-minute interview-heavy documentary by filmmakers Renee Slade and Ri Stewart, attempts to examine the human creative process from several angles. The philosopher, the avant-garde composer, the musician working outside his medium, the teacher, the event producer are among those who expound on the subject.


  14. Phil Avillo: The Vietnam War, 50 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Soldiers are depicted in the York County Vietnam Veterans Memorial erected in 2009 at the York Expo Center. Chris Dunn - Daily Record/Sunday News Fifty years ago, on March 8, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson ordered a U.S. Marine combat-infantry battalion into South Vietnam to stem a Communist North Vietnamese military unification of the entire country.


  15. The fall of Saigon ended the Vietnam War: What do you remember about it?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    A crippled South Vietnamese war veteran limps away on a crutch with food looted from abandoned U.S. installations after the evacuation of Saigon on April 29, 1975. The siege and Fall of Saigon marked the end of the Vietnam War, the most contentious conflict in American history.


  16. Why Mar. 7, 1965, Was the End of an EraRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Time

    ... moment to embody. On March 7, U.S. Marines had landed in Da Nang - the first American ground forces to enter South Vietnam. Several weeks earlier, in mid-February, the sustained bombing of North Vietnam had begun, in response to a Viet Cong attack ...


  17. SE Asia Stocks-Thai index snaps losing streak; ECB bond-buy plan lifts most othersRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    Southeast Asian stock markets mostly gained on Friday as the European Central Bank's bond-buying plan lifted sentiment, with the Thai benchmark snapping a four-day falling streak amid strong buying in property shares on hopes of lower rates. Bangkok's SET index closed up 0.96 percent, recouping some of the loss since Feb. 27 and rebounding from a six-week closing low in the previous session.


  18. South-east Asian adventure: One holiday, three waysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... prices are per person, based on two travelling together, with return flights from Heathrow. The 15-day "Fascinating Vietnam, Cambodia and the Mekong" trip includes Qatar Airways flights to Siem Reap via Doha, departing 28 June, returning from Ho Chi ...


  19. Woman suspected of killing son with herbicide after abused by husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Police in southern Vietnam are looking into a murder case in which a mother has been accused of injecting weed killer into her two sons, causing the death of one of them. Initial investigation found that Nguyen Thi Be Dao, 26, from Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province attempted to kill both the children, aged 2 and 8, last November.


  20. Turkish duo nabbed for stealing cash with bogus bank cards in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... together with a large amount of cash. Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong 248 Cong Quynh St. , Distr. 1, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: (84-8) 39255738 - Fax: (84-8) 39255901 Email: Thanh Nien is the tribune of Vietnam's Youth ...