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Like many Asian countries, symbols of status are important in Vietnam, and nothing signifies a move into the emerging middle class like owning a car.
TORONTO - No one has the winning ticket for the $28.6-million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Feb. 19 will be approximately $40-million. The lottery's gran
Thereís more bad news in the fight against superbugs, with reports from the EU and China. Some bacteria now have both mcr-1 (colistin) and carbapenem resistance; almost nothing effective is left.
Con artists buy and sell lists of scam victims. The reason? Maybe you can be hit with a pitch to "recover" your money.             
Despite the risks that Iranís business environment could create for investors, in the long-term, the outlook on the countryís energy sector is very positive.
Glenwood Management agreed to make alterations at three high-rise apartment complexes in Manhattan after being accused of Fair Housing Act violations.
Dallas' city leadership narrowly voted to ban an adult entertainment conference known as the Exxotcia Expo from using the publicly owned convention center.
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Adapted from an online discussion.Dear Carolyn: My mother provided funds for my wedding, and she told us the money came with no strings attached. Because of her money we were able to afford a gorgeous
Give her the flower as she asks, or donít, and be done with it             
Best friendís secret wedding plans may signal time for self-reflection             
Balancing the style of two people in the most personal space in the house can be delicate.             
I want my kids to hear about sex from me Ė not a picture, a YouTube video, friends, school, or a minister at church.              
The Jackson prayer vigil is part of a national campaign to encourage women considering abortions to think again.              
'SNL's' Lorne Michaels to produce show, expected to air live from N.Y. with May premiere.             
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The 2016 campaign has bewildered and captivated George W. Bush. At home in Dallas, the 43rd president rises before dawn and reads political news online. He fires off emails to his old advisers to chec
Authorities say a 17-year-old had his arm torn off after a man he was allegedly trying to steal sneakers from hit him with a sport utility vehicle, pinning him against a fence in Brooklyn. WNBC-TV say
Matt Forte stopped talking to me almost four years ago. He had his reasons and I always respected them. In May 2012, with Forte in the midst of a contract dispute, the Tribune reported one reason the
Prime Minister of India, Mr Narendra Modi also visited Facebook recently, in September, 2015.
The Japanese NTT Data Corp. is in exclusive negotiations to acquire Perot Systems, the information-technology consulting division of the American Dell Inc., although differences over price persist, a
With the Republican U.S. presidential candidates getting ready to take the stage at yet another debate Saturday evening, they should be preparing to discuss an issue of high importance: marijuana leg
Sales on Presidents Day donít have the prominence of those on Black Friday, but shoppers can still snag tons of sweet deals on apparel, appliances, cars, electronics, furniture, mattresses and more.
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The government-subsidized plans for older Americans were forecast to wither in the face of cuts under the Affordable Care Act. Instead, they have thrived.
The chemical signal dopamine plays an unexpected role in social interactions, new research shows. In mice, nerve cells in the brain that release dopamine became particularly active in animals kept on
A new target in plants for the development of new herbicides for use by farmers and gardeners has been identified by researchers studying an enzyme in plants called DNA gyrase. In plants, DNA gyrase p
Fighting ants, giant solider termites, and foraging worker ants recently discovered in 100-million-year-old amber provide direct evidence for advanced social behavior in ancient ants and termites -- t
Colombia's experience of the Zika virus
A baby boy who died of sepsis fell victim to a sequence of healthcare failures in the short time he lived, a coroner has found.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three U.S. government agencies will team up to study whether artificial turf fields and playgrounds that use bits of recycled tires are exposing children to dangerous chemicals.
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Employers and responsible individuals within a business can be held personally liable for withheld payroll taxes that are not timely turned over to IRS. In advising small businesses who may be consi
Pope Francis is on a six-day trip to Mexico where he will symbolically trace the path of migrants and bring comfort to a population besieged by drug wars and official corruption. Here is what he h
Funny car driver John Force freely acknowledges he was "real nervous" moments before his first qualifying run at the Circle K National Hot Rod Assn. Winternationals in Pomona. Force has been a pro
Defending national champion Granada Hills Charter High School won this yearís academic decathlon in the Los Angeles Unified School District, officials announced Friday night. Granada Hills will co
Because no one knows what the Olympic marathon course will look like in Rio de Janeiro, it's impossible to say if the U.S. Olympic trials course in Los Angeles ó which consists of a 2.2-mile loop
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D'Angelo Russell would prefer his subsequent All-Star weekends be centered around Sundays. Playing in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night was great and everything, but the Lakers' rookie po
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Viet Nam hope for another win when taking on Tajikistan in the Asian Football Confederation Futsal Championship's Group C round match on February 13 at the Universal Stadium in Tashkent.
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Zach LaVine had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team 157-154 in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night to
Shane Doan had two goals and an assist to become the Coyotes' franchise leader with 931 career points and Arizona beat the weary Calgary Flames 4-1 o
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC Ė Caribbean Premier League organisers are aiming to build on last yearís record numbers, when the fourth edition of the Twenty20 tournament bowls off in June.
JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) – A swashbuckling half-century by Chris Morris hauled South Africa back from the brink of defeat as they scraped past England by one wicket yesterday to level the one-day
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – Usman Khawaja completed his fourth test century in his past six innings as Australia consolidated their first test dominance over New Zealand by reaching 238 for three, a
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC Ė Jamaica Scorpions narrowly stuck their noses in front but opener Montcin Hodge then struck a second innings unbeaten half-century to ensure there was no Leeward Islands Hu
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