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All the Year’s Kickbutt Science From Space

I think I can say it: This was a badass year for space. When I learned about the solar system in elementary school, I thought of the planets as solid, immutable objects. They were far away, relatively unknowable, but I was comfortable—happy, even—with what I did know about them. The one ...

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Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini Are Barred From Soccer for 8 Years

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini, two of the most powerful figures in global soccer, were barred from the sport for eight years on Monday morning after being found guilty of ethics violations. The suspensions were imposed by the independent ethics committee of FIFA, soccer’s international governing body. Mr. Blatter, who ...

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Enterprises have two years to prepare for FTAs

Enterprises have two years to prepare for FTAs HA NOI (VNS)— Businesses in the agriculture sector, especially breeding, would be most vulnerable to the effects of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) and Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) with bigger partners. However, the firms have two years left for restructuring and improving their competitive ...

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Coca-Cola Vietnam reports profit, the first time in 20 years

An undated file photo shows Coca-Cola products. Coca-Cola Vietnam reported profits of $ 7 million in 2013, and $ 16.6 million in 2014. Coca-Cola Vietnam has reported that it started making profits in 2013, ending two decades of consecutive losses that have been scrutinized by tax officers recently.  In a ...

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After 15 years, USS Cole crew reflects on terror attack

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Seventeen sailors were killed and 39 injured Oct. 12, 2000, in Aden, Yemen, when a terrorist bomb ripped a giant hole in the port side of the destroyer Cole. Fifteen years later, crew members still live with those memories daily.(Photo: Navy Visual News Service/AFP via Getty) For Operations Specialist 1st ...

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