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  • Report Says 7 Former Faculty At Connecticut School Sexually Abused Students For Years
    A report by a law firm found sexual abuse by seven former faculty members against 16 of its former students — going back as far as 1969 and lasting until 1992. ☺ [Read More]
    Source: NPRPublished On 2018-08-18By James Doubek
  • Book of the Dead, The by BUDGE, E. A. Wallis
    The Egyptian Book of the Dead, or the Book of Coming Forth by Day, is an Ancient Egyptian funerary text consisting of spells to protect the soul on its journey to Duat, or Afterlife. ☺ [Read More]
    Source: LibrivoxPublished On 2018-08-18
  • Nature And Art by INCHBALD, Elizabeth
    This is a novel by the author of the play Lover's Vows which was mentioned in Mansfield Park by Jane Austen. William and Henry come to London after the death of their father. They were educated in starkly different ways, one represented by nature and another by art. This novel ☺ [Read More]
    Source: LibrivoxPublished On 2018-08-18
  • Should You Get That Scan? Your Doctor Might Not Be Great At Helping You Decide
    In a new study, researchers found that doctors are better at explaining the benefits of a common cancer screening that its potential downsides. But overtesting comes with risks and costs of its own. (Image credit: FS Productions/Getty Images/Blend Images) ☺ [Read More]
    Source: NPRPublished On 2018-08-18
  • The Russia Investigations: Trump On Collision Course With National Security World
    President Trump tries to put ex-CIA Director John Brennan in his place by revoking his security clearance. But the further Trump tries to push the revocation gambit, the riskier it gets.(Image credit: Pool/Getty Images) ☺ [Read More]
    Source: NPRPublished On 2018-08-18By Philip Ewing
  • Brett Kavanaugh Investigated A President, Then Voiced Concerns About Doing Just That
    Trump's Supreme Court pick wanted prosecutors to ask President Clinton explicit questions and wrote the section of the Independent Counsel's report to Congress making the case for impeachment.(Image credit: David Hume Kennerly/Getty Images) ☺ [Read More]
    Source: NPRPublished On 2018-08-18By Tamara Keith
  • Kofi Annan, Former U.N. Secretary-General, Peace Prize-Winner, Dies At 80
    "Kofi Annan was a global statesman and a deeply committed internationalist who fought throughout his life for a fairer and more peaceful world," his foundation said.(Image credit: Inga Kjer/Photothek via Getty Images) ☺ [Read More]
    Source: NPRPublished On 2018-08-18By James Doubek
  • Cheery Way, a Bit of Verse for Every Day – December, The by BANGS, John Kendrick
    There should be a bit of poetry in every day, and John Kendrick Bangs wrote a fitting poem for each day in the year. In 1920, a book was published with one of Bangs' poems for each day. This project covers the month of December. - Summary by Carolin ☺ [Read More]
    Source: LibrivoxPublished On 2018-08-18
  • ‘Beyond Anger’: Pittsburgh Priest Says Sex Abuse Report ‘Shook’ Parishioners
    Catholic priests in Pennsylvania will step into pulpits Sunday morning and have to address the massive clergy sex abuse revelations from this week's grand jury report.(Image credit: Kathleen Davis/WESA) ☺ [Read More]
    Source: NPRPublished On 2018-08-18By Kathleen Davis
  • The Clergy Abuse Crisis Has Cost The Catholic Church $3 Billion
    Years after an investigation in Boston highlighted the dimensions of the sex abuse crisis in the Catholic priesthood, the financial and reputational cost to the Catholic church continues to grow. (Image credit: Matt Rourke/AP) ☺ [Read More]
    Source: NPRPublished On 2018-08-18By Tom Gjelten
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Dangers Of Distracted Driving

Studies show that drivers who send or receive text messages focus their attention away from the road for an average of 4.6 seconds. At 55 mph, this is equivalent to driving the length of a football field blindfolded! >Continue Reading<☺

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Data Backup Options

All computer users, from home users to professional information security officers, should back up the critical data they have on their desktops, laptops, servers, and even mobile devices to protect it from loss or corruption. Saving just one backup file may not be enough to safeguard your information. To increase your chances of recovering lost or corrupted data, follow the 3-2-1 rule:..>Continue Reading<☺

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Saving And Investing – A Roadmap…

Knowing how to secure your financial well-being is one of the most important things you’ll ever need in life. You don’t have to be a genius to do it. You just need to know a few basics, form a plan, and be ready to stick to it. No matter how much or little money you have, the important thing is to educate yourself about your opportunities. >Continue Reading<☺

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Protecting Personal Information

Most companies keep sensitive personal information in their files—names, Social Security numbers, credit card, or other account data—that identifies customers or employees…However, if sensitive data falls into the wrong hands, it can lead to fraud, identity theft, or similar harms.

Given the cost of a security breach—losing your customers’ trust and perhaps even defending yourself against a lawsuit—safeguarding personal information is just plain good business. >Continue Reading<☺

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Scams And Your Small Business

If you own a small business or are part of a non-profit organization, you spend a lot of time and effort making sure the organization works well. But when scammers go after your organization, it can hurt your reputation and your bottom line…>Continue Reading<☺

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Recognizing And Avoiding Spyware

Because of its popularity, the internet has become an ideal target for advertising. As a result, spyware, or adware, has become increasingly prevalent. When troubleshooting problems with your computer, you may discover that the source of the problem is spyware software that has been installed on your machine without your knowledge…>Continue Reading<☺

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