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September 18, 2017

Is the UN General Assembly only about Trump?

The United Nations General Assembly will begin its general debate in New York City on Tuesday morning, opening with Secretary-General António Guterres’ annual report at 9:00 am ET. Guterres’ speech will be followed by addresses from 34 world leaders, including U.S. President Donald Trump’s first speech to the United Nations. The general debate of the 72nd session of […]

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September 17, 2017

The protests in Washington: When there’s no drama, add some

Multiple protests took place in the National Mall federal park in Washington, D.C. on Saturday. They included a “Juggalo” protest and concert, the “Mother of All Rallies,” a “White Supremacists Out of Washington!” march and a rally demanding action in response to Russian President Vladimir Putin. The “Juggalos” are fans of the rap band “Insane […]

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September 16, 2017

Equifax and data privacy: How the media could empower consumers

On Thursday, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said it was investigating a data breach at credit bureau Equifax. The company announced on Sept. 7 that it had been hacked earlier this year and that the personal data of 143 million U.S. consumers may have been stolen. That data included Social Security numbers, birthdays, address […]

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