Typhoon leaves 74 missing in China As Thailand, Vietnam brace for floods The ships were hit by Typhoon Wutip on Sunday as they navigated gales near the Paracel Islands, about 330 km from China's island province of Hainan, state news agency Xinhua said, citing sources with the Hainan maritime search and rescue centre. 09/29/2013 - 7:48 pm | View Link
Steve Flaherty Vietnam War Letters: U.S. Soldier's Letters Finally Reach Home HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Vietnam Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh exchanged long-held artifacts Monday collected during the Vietnam war — including letters written by a U.S. soldier who was killed. Instead, the letters ... 06/5/2012 - 10:32 pm | View Link
Vietnam OKs wider search for U.S. MIA (AP) HANOI, Vietnam - The Vietnamese government on Monday agreed to open three new sites in the country for excavation by the United States to search for troop remains from the war, the minister of defense told U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta during a ... 06/4/2012 - 2:42 am | View Link
Montana convict found in Vietnam A Great Falls man who was convicted of federal weapons charges in 2005 and has been on the run for nearly four years was deported from Vietnam this week and arrested by U.S. authorities. Keith R. Faherty, 45, was sentenced to 60 months in prison ... 09/9/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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Vietnam War Various names have been applied to the conflict. Vietnam War is the most commonly used name in English. It has also been called the Second Indochina War and the ... 04/15/2014 - 8:05 am | View Website
Vietnam Veterans of America Veterans Affairs Scrutinized Over Rehiring of Employee After Fatal Incident. Scott MacFarlane, reporting for NBC News4, reported April 3 that the U.S. Department of ... 04/15/2014 - 6:18 am | View Website
Vietnam War Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia ... raided North Vietnam in retaliation for two torpedo boat attacks (the second of which probably did not occur) on U.S. destroyers in the Gulf of Tonkin. 04/15/2014 - 4:52 am | View Website
Vietnam Prehistory. Archaeological excavations have revealed the existence of humans in what is now Vietnam as early as the Paleolithic age. Homo erectus fossils dating to ... 04/14/2014 - 5:25 pm | View Website
In his weekly sermon, Muslim cleric Ali Abdel-Moati preached to his congregation in a southern Egyptian city about the evils of making hasty judgments. That prompted a complaint to authorities from a judge, who accused him of criticizing a recent mass death sentence issued against supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.
A recent graduate of the University of Calgary was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the police chief called the worst mass slaying in the western Canadian city's history.
More than 100 people were still unaccounted Wednesday several hours after a ferry carrying 476, most of them high school students, sank in cold waters off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and injuring 14, officials said.
China's economic growth slowed further in the latest quarter but appeared strong enough to satisfy Chinese leaders who are trying to put the country on a more sustainable path without politically dangerous job losses.