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  • Cruise ship preview: The biggest new ships in photos and drawings

    Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line are among the big-ship lines unveiling major new vessels in 2019.

    USA TODAY
  • America's Absence Could Be Syria's New Nightmare

    William Courtney Security, Middle East U.S. withdrawal from Syria will give Bashar al-Assad, Iran and Russia freer rein to subdue opposition forces. But also, Assad will feel emboldened to act with greater impunity and brutality. President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria reverses his administration’s recent policy of retaining them as long as Iranian troops stay. Absent a major stake in Syria, America might shy away from a leading role in international efforts to...

    The National Interest
  • The finest new ships on 2019's river cruises

    e round up the river cruise ships coming to a port near you.

    The Telegraph
  • New technology serves as fish body double

    Hundreds of surrogate "fish" will be put to work at dams around the world through an agreement between ATS—Advanced Telemetry Systems—and the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to improve operations and increase sustainability.

    phys.org
  • The most exciting new cruise ship launches for 2019

    Cruise lines have a history of pushing the envelope when it comes to on-board features - and they're still at it, with 2019 promising to be one to remember for unique facilities on the high seas.

    Mail Online
  • What Putin's new hypersonic weapon means for America

    Russia retains growing capability in boutique war-fighting areas. That said, Russian President Vladimir Putin's newest missile system is designed to grab American attention far more than it is to advance Russia's nuclear destructive capability.

    Washington Examiner
  • Oprah to interview Beto O'Rourke in New York in February

    Oprah Winfrey plans to interview Beto O’Rourke next month in New York City, an event sure to ratchet up national attention surrounding the former Democratic congressman from El Paso and potential 2020 presidential candidate. Oprah is set to sit down with O’Rourke on Feb. 5 in Times Square as part of a series of conversations with people who have shaken up entertainment, politics and culture. The series, titled “Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations from Times Square,” will

    Raw Story