China enters waters off of Vietnam near Russian gas block in ‘worrying escalation’

China on Friday once again ignored Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), sending five research vessels and five escort vessels to the energy-rich South China Sea, where a Russian state-owned company jointly operates a gas concession with Hanoi. . The move is the latest Chinese government step up in the region since it sent its first […]

‘Worrying’ global obesity projections for 2035 revealed in new report

Now this is heavy news. Half the world will be overweight or obese by 2035, according to a new report by World Obesity Federation. Findings published Thursday in the World Obesity Atlas 2023 suggest the global obesity epidemic will continue to snowball if prevention and treatment measures are not improved. The report predicts that 51% […]

Astros’ Dusty Baker not worrying about ‘them Yankees’ — yet

port street. LUCIE — For much of the last five years, there’s been a familiar story surrounding the Yankees, and it continues through this spring. As one team official recently said: But we have to beat the Astros.” Perhaps unsurprisingly, Houston manager Dusty Baker, who led the Astros to a World Series title after dominating […]