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Age may rival politics in COVID-19 vaccine debate

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Older people are likely to be vaccinated regardless of party affiliation. New research from the University of Georgia suggests age and risk perception may have as much of an effect on COVID-19 vaccine acceptance as party affiliation.…

How the Knowledge of Economics Will Help Your Career

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Economics is the study of how individuals, households, businesses, governments, and societies allocate their scarce resources. At both local and international level, economists study elements of sociology, psychology, politics, law, history, and geography. This subject is generally divided into two categories, macroeconomics and microeconomics.…

Majority of U.S. Public Says Trump’s Approach on Iran Has Raised Chances of a Major Conflict

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The FINANCIAL -- By a narrow 48% to 43% margin, Americans view the U.S. airstrike that killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani as the right decision. However, a majority (54%) says the Trump administration’s approach toward Iran has increased the likelihood of a major military conflict between the United States and Iran. Just 17% say the…

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41% Say U.S. Should Do More to Help Iranian Protesters

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The FINANCIAL -- A sizable number of Americans want to get involved in the pro-democracy protests in Iran, but they’re doubtful the protests will lead to meaningful change. Most suspect, however, that increased U.S. sanctions will push Iran to negotiate over its nuclear program.…

42% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

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The FINANCIAL -- Forty-two percent (42%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey for the week ending May 2.…

Georgia has a support from Spain to become a full member of the EU and NATO

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The FINANCIAL -- Spain supports Georgia’s aspiration to become a full member of the EU and NATO - the Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Co-operation Josep Borrell said at a joint press conference held with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, David Zalkaliani.…

President Zourabichvili Assesses Meetings Held in the EU and NATO

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The FINANCIAL - Salome Zourabichvili, President of Georgia has positively assessed her first working visit to Brussels and the meetings held in the European Union and NATO as part of the visit.…

‘Georgia is a Unique Partner’

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The FINANCIAL - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told President Salome Zurabishvili on January 23 that Georgia is “a unique partner of the Alliance,” and that NATO-Georgia partnership is “getting even closer.”…

Accenture Finds Gaps Between Federal Agencies’ IT Adoption and Mission Objectives

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The FINANCIAL -- A new report from Accenture has found that while U.S. federal agencies are accelerating the modernization of their information technology (IT) systems and infrastructures, there are significant gaps in aligning their technology priorities with mission objectives.…

Fergus Linehan is appointed director

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Fergus Linehan, a former director of the Sydney festival, is to take over the Edinburgh international festival.…

Dancing strippers and inflatable targets

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Jeremy Deller throws a raucously drunken party; Marc Quinn's blow-up Alison Lapper is in the critics' crosshairs, while money grows on trees. Two theories emerged…

Fashtion Space

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LG 55EC9300, a 55-inch curved OLED HDTV

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Last year, I reviewed the LG55EA9800, a 55-inch curved OLED HDTV. To my utter shock, it managed to produce perfectly dark black, a holy grail of HDTV testing and the only …

F-Secure Internet Security 2015

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A typical security suite integrates antivirus, firewall, antispam, and parental control, and sometimes more. F-Secure Internet Security 2015 ($39.99 per year; $59.99 for three licenses)…

How to Make Two-Factor Authentication Work for You

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How much more secure would your online accounts be if every time someone tried to log in they had to plug in a USB key and enter your password? Or what if your Gmail required not only your username and password.…

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