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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

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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

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

Cyprus Bailout the Latest in Eurozone Woes

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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

EconomicsWorld
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North Korea Threatens Warfare

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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

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

Bailout Saves Cyprus from Potential Bankruptcy Plunge

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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

EconomicsWorld
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10th Anniversary of the Iraq Invasion

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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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