Source Pravda.Ru

Optimism-the ultimate elixir of life

Being an optimist may help reduce your risk of dying from &to=http://english.pravda.ru/society/2001/12/01/22650.html' target=_blank>heart disease and other causes.

A Dutch study found that people who described themselves as being highly optimistic had lower rates of cardiovascular death and less risk of any cause of death than people who said they were highly pessimistic.

An explosion of household gas occurred in a nine-storeyed apartment building in the city of Shakhty, the Rostov region of Russia. The blast destroyed two storeys of the building

Another apartment building explodes in Russia. Several people killed

China poses an existential threat to US global economic dominance, including the advancement of its Indo-Pacific military footprint.

US Economic War on China