Daily Archive: August 18, 2017

Dodgers acquire OF Granderson from Mets

Dodgers acquire OF Granderson from Mets Source: ESPN Link: Dodgers acquire OF Granderson from Mets

Doklam then and now: from British to Chinese interests, follow the money

On February 16, 1768, the Court of Directors of the East India Company in London wrote to Warren Hastings: “we desire you to obtain the best intelligence you can...

Keyboard warriors: S.Korea, U.S. gear up for war games to counter N.Korea threat

SEOUL (Reuters) – In air conditioned bunkers and at military bases across South Korea, it is with keyboards – not tanks – that South Korean and the U.S. forces...

The Papers: 'Didn't he do well' – Sir Bruce mourned

The front pages mark the passing of television entertainment legend Sir Bruce Forsyth aged 89. Source: BBC Feeds Link: The Papers: 'Didn't he do well' – Sir Bruce mourned

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Beatriz at Dinner’ and ‘Nocturnal Animals’

Salma Hayek stars as a holistic healer riled up by a boorish billionaire. And Amy Adams plays a gallery owner uncertain of where real life ends and art begins....

‘We call them criminal nomads’: 200 Chinese scam suspects took over 11-storey block in Cambodian capital

No sooner had the 11-storey flat building in Phnom Penh’s affluent Tuol Kouk district been finished than dozens of young Chinese men and women moved in loaded with desks...

Struggling after giving birth? You're not alone

These mums had traumatic births, and they want more to see more honesty about the toll it can take. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Struggling after giving birth? You're not...

Seahawks LT Fant injures ACL, will miss 2017

Seahawks LT Fant injures ACL, will miss 2017 Source: NFL Link: Seahawks LT Fant injures ACL, will miss 2017

Seahawks LT Fant injures knee, leaves game

Seahawks LT Fant injures knee, leaves game Source: NFL Link: Seahawks LT Fant injures knee, leaves game

Refugees stuck in backlog have a chance at getting out of it — if they can afford the legal fees

By giving the asylum-seekers their long-awaited hearings, the board avoided the possibility the Federal Court would make a ruling in relation to its handling of the backlog. Source: Canada...