CBSNews: Working less could be the key to doing more
Is burning the candle at both ends and working far more than the traditional workweek the best way to get the most work done? Nope. At least not according to a Stanford University study that found once you've worked 50 hours in a week, productivity plunges.
Yahoo! News: Defense secretary says US opening new phase of Asia pivot
(AP) ? The Obama administration is opening a new phase of its strategic "rebalance" toward Asia and the Pacific by investing in high-end weapons such as a new long-range stealth bomber, refreshing its defense alliance with Japan and expanding trade partnerships, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday.
Yahoo! News: 70 years later, pain from Battle of Manila lingers
MacArthur announced on February 6: ?Manila has fallen.? But the Battle of Manila was just beginning. When it ended on March 3, what was once the ?Pearl of the Orient? became the second most devastated city in World War II after Warsaw ? with 100,000 civilians dead.
Yahoo! News: US billionaire says WWII Japanese ship found in Philippines
(AFP) "World War II battleship Musashi sank 1944 is found," Allen announced in a Twitter post that has been re-tweeted close to 19,000 times. The discovery was the end of an eight-year search for the Musashi, backed by historical data from four countries and using "advanced technology" that surveyed the seabed, Allen said in a statement on his website.