The officials included one Politburo member and four members of the 12th-tenure Party Central Committee, 14 former members of the Party Central Committee, one former deputy prime minister, five ministers and former ministers, two secretaries of provincial party committees, five former secretaries of provincial party committees and 17 generals. … [Read more...] about Vietnam should prepare for sovereignty challenges: Party chief
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Your wife might need her own counseling at the moment (and it's great she's getting it) but you don't have to work around her schedule. If you need answers and want to deal with the toxicity, you can explain that you need couples counseling again – because you have things to say. You can tell her – in that space – that you no longer want to be in the room with someone who doesn't want you there. You can also talk about how separating from each other would work. A third party can help you deal with the practical questions. … [Read more...] about Is it time to end my second marriage?
In a couple of weeks, “the caps are off the paints,” as Illinois poet June Luvisi once wrote. Till then, the sky puts on a fine fall show: big clouds, puffy clouds. You could sprinkle some flour and bake these clouds. Might be the initial feathered edges of the Milky Way. … [Read more...] about The Middle Ages: A homecoming 45 years in the making
Presidential candidate of Sri Lanka's governing party Sajith Premadasa gestures during his maiden election campaign rally in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. Premadasa says he will put a former army chief in charge of national security if he wins, an apparent move to counter former defense chief and front-runner Gotabaya Rajapaksa, whose campaign centers on security following last Easter's deadly suicide bomb attacks. less … [Read more...] about Sri Lanka governing party candidate stresses security
Barring personnel moves, Izzo and Matt LaCosse remain at the top of New England’s depth chart at tight end. LaCosse, who is dealing with a sprained ankle suffered during preseason, has appeared in three games this season. LaCosse was on the field for 94 percent of the team’s offensive snaps Sunday, catching one of his four targets for 22 yards. … [Read more...] about Tight end Ryan Izzo trying to gain connection with Tom Brady