By NORMAN PEARLSTINE, DAVID PIERSON, ROBYN DIXON, DAVID S. CLOUD, ALICE SU AND MAX HAO LU Standing on Huawei Technologies Co.’s sprawling new campus near Shenzhen, it’s hard to conceive that Ren Zhengfei, backed by five friends of friends, could have single-handedly turned his tiny start-up into a technology-driven colossus. Standing on Huawei Technologies Co.’s sprawling new campus near Shenzhen, it’s hard to conceive that Ren Zhengfei, backed by five friends of friends, could have single-handedly turned his tiny start-up into a technology-driven colossus. How could Ren, then in his 40s and possessing no intellectual property, have grown Huawei into the world’s biggest seller of telecommunications equipment and one of the largest makers of smartphones, with 188,000 employees in 170 countries? In fact, it’s entirely unbelievable, according to the U.S. government. Washington would have you believe Huawei’s official history is a sham — … [Read more...] about WHO’S BEHIND HUAWEI?
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Until only recently, Prince Harry was one of the most sought-after bachelors on the market.For years, we've been charmed by his humor and sweetness, inspired by his dedication to his charities and won over by his breezy temperament and smile. Harry's love of children has warmed our hearts even more-so -- and becoming a father has been a goal of his long before he met his wife, the Duchess of Sussex. 9 PHOTOS Harry's sweetest and funniest comments on fatherhood See Gallery Harry's sweetest and funniest comments on fatherhood May 2012 "I've longed for kids since I was very, very young. I'm waiting to find the right person and someone who's willing to take on the job," he said to Katie Couric in an interview. October 2015 New Zealand. "I’m obsessed with children. I don’t know if they like me but you know they are great fun and you can never really say no to them.” March 2016 "I hope she's looking down with tears … [Read more...] about 9 of Prince Harry’s sweetest comments on fatherhood
Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press Updated 9:24 pm PST, Monday, February 25, 2019 In this photo taken Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, U.S Army troops training to serve as instructors participate in the new Army combat fitness test at the 108th Air Defense Artillery Brigade compound at Fort Bragg, N.C. The Army National Guard is looking for nearly 5,000 fitness instructors and buying roughly $40 million in workout equipment in the next seven months to help its soldiers meet new physical fitness standards being set by the military service. less In this photo taken Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, U.S Army troops training to serve as instructors participate in the new Army combat fitness test at the 108th Air Defense Artillery Brigade compound at Fort Bragg, ... more Photo: Gerry Broome, AP Photo: Gerry Broome, AP … [Read more...] about New fitness test presents challenges for Army Guard
It's no surprise Prince Harry is good with kids.He's dedicated a lot of his time to various organizations that support children both in the UK and around the world. Whether he is taking a rap class, running around with his organization Sentebale or pranking a young student, Prince Harry is a little bit goofy (and we love it!). 100 PHOTOS Prince Harry with kids See Gallery Prince Harry with kids PITSENG, LESOTHO - DECEMBER 06: Prince Harry swings young three year old orphan boy called Lerato in this photograph taken with the help of a three year old blind girl called Karabo during a visit to Phelisanong Children's Home on December 6, 2014 in Maseru, Lesotho. Prince Harry was visiting Lesotho to see the work of his charity Sentebale. Sentebale provides healthcare and education to vulnerable children in Lesotho, Southern Africa. Prince Harry said 'Wow, what a welcome we got! There were forty over-energetic children using us as climbing frames, water … [Read more...] about Just 100 adorable photos of Prince Harry with kids that prove he’ll make a great dad
Author: Nick Aiello-Popeo Publish date: Jan 4, 2019 If you pull on something hard enough, it breaks. For the late, legendary alpinist Mugs Stump, who almost became an NFL football player, that thing was the body itself—in his case the anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL. When strained by 485 pounds of force, the ACL is stretched twice as tight as a piano string. Slowly, at first, the ligament’s millions of tiny collagen fibers begin to fray. The individual breakages increase exponentially until the ligament explodes with an audible “snap.” The town of Glenrio, sitting astride the boundary of Texas and New Mexico, is a model of confliction. With a surveyor’s mistake in 1859, Glenrio was cleaved down the middle by the border. Even its name is a pastiche of half English, half Spanish that means “valley river.” But unassuming Glenrio (pop. 30)—or a nearby border town, depending on which of Stump’s contemporaries … [Read more...] about Ascendant: How Quitting Professional Football Launched Mugs Stump’s Climbing Career