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Researchers search for computer viruses at Hauri Inc., the IT security software vendor, on March 21, 2013 in Seoul, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

South Korea Hit Hard by Massive Cyber-Attack


Published April 1, 2013 In today’s interconnected world, digital attacks on computer networks and infrastructure can bring entire countries to a standstill.  In what is…read more

Protesters in Cyprus rally against government plans to seize individual bank deposits.

Cyprus Bailout the Latest in Eurozone Woes


Published March 28, 2013 A solution was reached Monday, March 25, to avert a large-scale banking crisis that has overtaken the small island nation of…read more

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North Korea Threatens Warfare


Click to download video Tensions rose in the Pacific last week, as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signed a plan to put strategic rockets…read more

Cyprus is a small island nation in the Mediterranean. Picture via Flickr user Christopher Rose

Bailout Saves Cyprus from Potential Bankruptcy Plunge


Click here to download video The country of Cyprus avoided bankruptcy yesterday after it agreed to terms for a financial bailout from its partners in…read more


10th Anniversary of the Iraq Invasion


Click here to download this video Teachers: this video contains a 4-minute story followed by a discussion March 20, 2013 marked the 10th anniversary of…read more


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