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Will the Yingluck government face a public debt crisis?
asiancorrespondent.com

This is part 4 – and the final part* – of a series of posts on public debt in Thailand. The first post was on whether Thailand's state-enterprise debt should be counted as part of public debt. The second post was comparing Thailand's public debt to …

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Religion Beyond the Right
www.nytimes.com

As the Boy Scouts of America reassesses its ban on gay scouts and leaders, we're hearing a lot about the organization's need to remain sensitive to people whose religions condemn homosexual behavior. Their morals must be properly respected, their God …

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Pentagon: China's Government Hacked US Networks
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The Pentagon has for the first time fingered Beijing directly for cyberattacks against both U.S. government networks and commercial computers, calling the practice a "serious concern." The new report says numerous U.S. diplomatic, economic and defense …

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What Really Sank Gun Control: Distrust of Government
www.theatlantic.com

When he speaks to gun owners, "they're scared this is the first step" in a massive government overreach, said Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat. He made the remarks during an interview with Margaret Carlson at the New York Ideas Festival, a daylong …

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Bullet blitz: Demand from public, government leaves ammo shelves empty
www.foxnews.com

This year, concerns over a federal government bid to purchase large amounts of ammunition sent gun enthusiasts back to the stores. The Department of Homeland Security put out bids for up to 1.2 billion rounds of ammunition, leading many gun enthusiasts …

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Smart Snacking Tip For Weight Loss: Savor It
www.fitsugar.com

If you're trying to lose weight, it's important to stick to a snack that's 150 calories or less. Choose something that has both fiber and protein to fill you up, and avoid sugary, nutritionless foods. 150 calories might not seem like a lot, so in order …

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NJ Gov. Christie says he had weight-loss surgery
www.usatoday.com

Chris Christie secretly underwent surgery to lose weight at the urging of his family and friends, he told The New York Post. The Republican, who is running for a second term in November, had lap-band stomach surgery in February. A GOP source, who …

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New way to lose weight, fitness device tracks every move – ABC2News
www.abc2news.com

We use our phones and tablets for almost everything these days. Now, you can use your phone to lose weight, eat well, and get in shape. When you're at the gym, you want to make it count. You push, you pull, you play hard to shed those pounds. But how …

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