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The Chinese firm HKND has a contract to build the 173-mile long Nicaraguan Canal, which will connect Caribbean and the Pacific, and operate it for 50 years. Nicaragua Canal Project Overview image from HKND Work begins today on the $50 billion...
The Food and Drug Administration warns consumers to avoid pure powdered caffeine. Photo by FDA WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even...
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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSInterpreting the Vatican’s language shift on homosexuality, divorce Pope Francis to bishops, cardinals: Work with ‘humble creativity’ Pope Francis reforms scandal-ridden Vatican Bank in hopes of making...
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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSToday’s science champions, tomorrow’s Nobel scientists Turning technology into easy medical lifesavers Quiz: Do you know what these patented inventions do? GWEN IFILL: Next: another in our Breakthrough...