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By The Dispatch On Friday, August 26th, 2016
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‘Miss Saigon’ coming to theaters for 25th anniversary performance

The heat is on in Saigon as the famed re-telling of Madame Butterfly flies into movie theaters nationwide in celebration of its 25th anniversary this fall. “Miss Saigon: The 25th Anniversary Performance” makes More...

By Guest Author On Friday, June 10th, 2016
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The Pros and Cons of Trading in Emerging Markets

In today’s connected marketplace, small businesses are far more likely to be trading in emerging markets than they would have been a decade ago. In many ways this is a good thing, as it creates a wealth of new More...

By Sierra Jones On Thursday, April 21st, 2016
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‘Sleepy Hollow’ star Nicole Beharie joins ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ film with Jesse Williams

Nicole Beharie, one of the main stars of Fox’s Sleepy Hollow, was surprisingly “killed off” in the season three finale two weeks ago, but will remain busy, having been cast with Grey Anatomy’s More...

By Laura Jones On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
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Pennsylvania Gov Tom Wolf says bill banning late-term abortions, dismembering fetuses is ‘huge step backward’

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is making headlines after stating that a bill which would habe banned late-term abortions and prevented unborn children from being dismembered in the womb would be “a huge step backward.” More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
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Max Boot Quotes

In Iraq, Sunnis need to be offered a Sunni regional government, akin to the Kurdish regional government, with its autonomy protected by its own militia and ultimately guaranteed by the United States. If Baghdad More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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Bill Ayers Quotes

I’m officially available to be the next Secretary of Education. Call POTUS. We need a radical new direction. Free people/ free minds! – @WilliamAyers October 2, 2015 “We need to initiate citizen More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 25th, 2015
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Discovery Channel sets ‘Treasure Quest Snake Island’ for July premiere

Hidden somewhere off the south eastern coast of Brazil, could lie hundreds of millions of dollars-worth of lost Incan gold.  For 400 years, many have searched, fought and died looking for this elusive bounty.  More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 9th, 2015
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New Pureflix film ‘Faith of Our Fathers’ honors 50th anniversary of Vietnam War

A moving story of faith and friendship in time of war, and for generations—premieres nationwide July 1 as the nation commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. A Downes Brothers production in association More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
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‘American Sniper’: The ‘Deer Hunter’ of this generation

In the aftermath of the Academy Awards, many are expressing surprise and disapproval that American Sniper received only one of the six Oscars for which it was nominated, in the category of Best Sound Editing. But More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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This Day in History: 23 die at Viet Cong bomb US barracks

It was tragic day during the Vietnam War, on this day fifty years ago, when the Viet Cong terrorists blow up the U.S. barracks at Qui Nhon with a 100-pound explosive charge under the building. A total of 23 U.S. More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 9th, 2015
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New report from Ireland: 45 rescued from human trafficking ring

Forty-five victims of human trafficking were rescued in Northern Ireland, according to the National Crime Agency (NCA). The new report, released on Monday, indicates that they were subjected to domestic servitude, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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John McCain snaps on Henry Kissinger protesters, ‘low life scum’

Arizona Senator John McCain lashed out Thursday at protesters who loudly interrupted a hearing with former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, calling their demonstration “disgraceful” and the protesters More...

By Taylor Reed On Thursday, November 13th, 2014
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This Day In History: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Dedicated in 1982

In 1982 a Memorial was built with over 58,000 names of the men and women who lost their lives serving in the Vietnam War (1959-1975). The Memorial features the ‘The Three Servicemen’ statue and the Vietnam More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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New York court: Vu Truong’s marriage to his neice, Huyen Nguyen is lawful

A ruling in the New York Court of Appeals reversed a marriage annullment between an uncle and his “half-niece” as Tuesday’s decision made their union lawful. Vietnamese citizen Huyen Nguyen’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 10th, 2014
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Russ Russo interview: ‘Catch Hell’ ‘The Projectionist’ ‘The Green Fairy’ and Michael Caine

Ryan Phillippe’s directional debut opens today in theaters, Catch Hell, and one of the stars from the film, Russ Russo, talks about the film, what fans can expect and previews his other upcoming projects. Russo More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
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Vietnamese doctor says dozens of children are admitted for meningitis linked to a parasite in snails

One physician from a Ho Chi Minh City(HCMC), Vietnam hospital says his hospital admits dozens of children with meningitis caused by eating land snails, according to a Thanh Nien News report Tuesday. The story More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Japanese encephalitis reported in Hong Kong, Vietnam

The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) is urging the public to take measures to avoid mosquito bites after a case of Japanese encephalitis (JE) was reported in mid-June. Image/CIA Laboratory test results More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, June 2nd, 2014
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CDC issues travel notice for Vietnam due to measles outbreak

Because of the measles outbreak in Vietnam in 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice today for people headed to the southeast Asian country. Image/CIA According to the More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 30th, 2014
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Chelsea Clinton discusses battle to end elephant poaching

“When my mom left the government, we knew this was one of the areas we wanted to work on together,” Chelsea Clinton told OUTSIDE in an interview. Clinton, vice chairwoman of the Clinton Foundation, is featured More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, May 24th, 2014
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Vietnam: Yen Bai province’s daily battle with rabies

The number of rabies exposures in the northern mountain province of Yen Bai in Vietnam is reporting 5-6 human rabies exposures per day, according to a recent VietnamNet report. Since the beginning of 2014, almost More...


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