Because of the attention given to revelations of the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs, Edward Snowden ,was the runner-up Time Person of the Year.
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From cyber threats by nation-states to data breaches at retailers exposing millions of payment cards, 2013 was filled with privacy and security threats.
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Investors dropped Apple stock ( AAPL ) after hearing of dissapointing earnings.
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On Sunday, July 1st, Amazon begins collecting sales tax in Texas.
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Buy health insurance coverage or else pay a tax penalty…
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Sunflower against the sky. Hot summer sun.
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Mother dove and baby in nest.
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Tante Sue de Mamou
Sue Vasseur (aka Taunte Sue de Mamou) is finished working the crowd at Fred’s Lounge in Mamou according to local reports . The regulars will miss Taunte Sue and her HOT DAMN cinnamon schnapps…
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Stock photo of Savings Bonds
Have bonds reached their top? Are interest rates going up from here?
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Girl standing on beach with inflatable ring around waist
If there are no visible signs of oil on the beach and no tar balls or oil in the water… is it safe to swim?
Florida beach conditions are reported by the Department of Health.
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IV Intravenous bag hanging in hospital
IV drip in hospital .
President Obama signed into law the final fixes to the Health Care Reform Today. Republicans have promised to fight for repeal and to challenge it in court. Included in the new law government will lend money directly to students.
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