Monthly Archives: May 2017

Americans not online

For many Americans, going online is an important way to connect with friends and family, shop, get news and search for information. Yet today, 13% of U.S. adults do not use the internet, according to a new Pew Research Center … Continue reading

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Japanese Textile Designs 72

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Animals

Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms. George Eliot

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Twitter is changing its privacy policy

The changes will go into effect on June 18. There are three changes to Twitter’s privacy policy: Web data stored longer, More data sharing (advertisers), No more Do Not Track. To protect yourself from the changes do this: Go to your account, go to Settings and … Continue reading

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Seeing-eye dogs help blind dog

On a rough day, Kiaya collapsed on the cold living room floor, unable to make it to her queen-sized dog bed. Within minutes, her two “brothers” snuggled up on each side of her. The sight brought tears to pet owner … Continue reading

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Japan, NZ reaffirm cooperation on TPP

The leaders of Japan and New Zealand have reaffirmed their joint effort to put the Trans-Pacific Partnership in place without the participation of the United States. MORE @ NHK WORLD

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G7 silent on protectionism amid divisions over U.S. stance

Financial ministers and bank governors pose for a family photo during the G7 for Financial ministers meeting in the southern Italian city of Bari, Italy May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi Group of Seven finance chiefs on Saturday pledged to combat the … Continue reading

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Albania’s opposition demanding free and fair elections

Albania’s opposition on Saturday mounted a national protest demanding a caretaker cabinet to guide the country to a free and fair parliamentary election next month. Several thousand supporters walked peacefully along Tirana’s main Martyrs of the Nation boulevard to Prime … Continue reading

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