Derailed Amtrak train lacked latest US safety controls

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Derailed Amtrak train lacked latest US safety controls

The commuter rail route where an Amtrak train left the track on May 12 was not governed by an advanced safety technology meant to prevent high-speed derailments, investigators said on May 13.

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Wife faces ending treatment for badly burned husband

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Wife faces ending treatment for badly burned husband

A woman in Ha Nam Province is asking doctors to let her husband, who is suffering from severe oil burns, return home despite the danger of infection because they have run out of money to pay the mounting bills.

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Da Lat houses start to slip, slide in heavy rain

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Many homes in the mountain city of Da Lat are built on precarious slopes. This has forced many owners to build retaining walls in front to stop soil being washed away during torrential rain.

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Da Lat houses start to slip, slide in heavy rain

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Da Lat houses start to slip, slide in heavy rain

Many homes in the mountain city of Da Lat are built on precarious slopes. This has forced many owners to build retaining walls in front to stop soil being washed away during torrential rain.

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Outrage over 10-year-old Paraguayan pregnant by stepfather

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Outrage over 10-year-old Paraguayan pregnant by stepfather

The case of a 10-year-old girl raped and impregnated by her stepfather has triggered outrage in Paraguay, where the health minister has blocked her from having an abortion.

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Alibaba investors spooked by hiring freeze

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After Alibaba raised a record $25 billion last year, founder Jack Ma said the Chinese e-commerce company faced the danger of high expectations. He might be right. Bloomberg's Stephen Engle has more on "First Up."

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Football and rugby league at danger from cycling surge

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Football and rugby league at danger from cycling surge

Yorkshire cyclists believe that their sport could one day rival the traditional heavyweights football and rugby league in the English region.

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Radioactive material rule proposed for revision

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The Vietnam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety has proposed the Ministry of Science and Technology amend Circular 23/2010/TT-BKHCN to strengthen the management of radioactive material in the country.

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Scrap depots in residential quarters pose high risks to public

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Scrap depots in residential quarters pose high risks to public

Only after they witnessed several fires that occurred within a short period of time at scrap depots in Dong Nai province did local authorities realize the high risks posed in many residential quarters.

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Officials warn about danger of Dong Nai River encroachment project

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Officials warn about danger of Dong Nai River encroachment project

Encroachment of a land development along the Dong Nai River could threaten the lives of local residents and the safety of a nearby bridge as the flow of the river is altered over time, several officials said.

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Forest in Phong Nha-Ke Bang national park in danger

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Forest in Phong Nha-Ke Bang national park in danger

The Quang Binh Province’s Industry and Trade Department is designing an industrial project which would destroy dozens of hectares of forest in the core area of the Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. It has not consulted with any nature conservation organizations about the plan.

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River bamboo traders face a turbulent ride

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

The scenic Ma River has inspired many Vietnamese poets and writers over the years, but for those whose livelihood depends on it, the beauty comes packaged with extreme danger.

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Domesticated elephants in danger in Central Highlands

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Domesticated elephants in danger in Central Highlands

Another household-raised elephant in Dak Lak Province has died because of overwork. Scientists and environmentalists are concerned about the fate of the remaining elephants.

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Plan ensures Great Barrier Reef future: Australia

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Plan ensures Great Barrier Reef future: Australia

Australia released its long-term blueprint to save the Great Barrier Reef Saturday (Mar 21), with Prime Minister Tony Abbott saying protecting the World Heritage site was a priority.

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Forests disappear, seas depleted: MONRE report

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Forests disappear, seas depleted: MONRE report

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam’s economic development has heavily relied on natural resources, adversely affecting biodiversity due to unsustainable exploitation, according to a report from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE).

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