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North Korea’s A-Bomb Is Deterring U.S. First Strike, Russia Says

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The following is an excerpt from Elena Mazneva | September 24, 2017 | Bloomberg.com |

North Korea’s possession of nuclear weapons is preventing the U.S. from launching a first strike against the rogue nation, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said …

Why You Shouldn’t Imitate Bill Gates If You Want To Be Rich

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The following is an excerpt from Chengwei Liu | September 22, 2017 | BBC.com |

Bill Gates is a lot luckier than you might realise. He may be a very talented man who worked his way up from college dropout …

This Veteran Is Helping Others Fight PTSD — With Horses

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The following is an excerpt from Catharine Smith | September 22, 2017 | Huffingtonpost.com |

Sam Rhodes is no stranger to the toll that war can take on a person’s mental health.

The retired Army command sergeant major knows that …

N.F.L. Protests: Players Kneel, Lock Arms After Trump Comments

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The following is an excerpt from BENJAMIN HOFFMAN, VICTOR MATHER and JACEY FORTIN | September 24, 2017 | Nytimes.com |

N.F.L. players across the country demonstrated during the national anthem on Sunday in a show of solidarity against President Trump, …

Face ID Can Protect iPhone X From Thieves, But Not The Law

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The following is excerpt from ALFRED NG | September 21, 2017 | cnet.com |

One of the marquee features of Apple's latest flagship phone, Face ID uses multiple scanners for facial recognition. That's great for preventing people from snooping, but …

ThyssenKrupp-Tata Steel Merger Sets Scene For Jobs Battle

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The following is an excerpt from AFP.com | September 20, 2017 |

German heavy industry giant ThyssenKrupp and Indian group Tata agreed Wednesday to merge their steel operations in Europe, sending governments and unions scrambling to ward off job cuts.…

The Inventor of Android On the Future of Smartphones and Beyond

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The following is an excerpt from Lisa Eadicicco | September 21, 2017 | Time.com |

When Andy Rubin sold his startup Android to Google in 2005, the tech landscape looked vastly different. Our phones had clunky keypads, barely functional cameras, …

Obama Blasts ‘Aggravating’ GOP Plans To Repeal Obamacare

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The following is an excerpt from Dylan StablefordSenior | September 20, 2017 | Yahoo.com |

Former President Barack Obama mocked Republicans in a speech on Wednesday for repeated efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, his signature health care law …

Why It Matters That Mueller Is Reportedly Looking into Trump’s Russia Meeting

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The following is an excerpt from Jeremy Stahl | September 20, 2017 | Slate.com |

The New York Times reported on Wednesday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation has asked the White House for documents about Trump’s decision to fire …

Facebook Moving To Clamp Down On Offensive Ads

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The following is an excerpt from CBSNews.com | September 20, 2017 |

Under fire for its advertising practices, Facebook (FB) is taking action to strengthen its ad targeting policies and tools.

Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer with the social media …

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