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Why a lack of education raises death risk for some Americans

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — Middle-age white Americans with limited education are increasingly dying younger, on average, than other middle-age U.S. adults, a trend driven by their dwindling economic opportunities, research by two Princeton Uni…

South Korea finally raises sunken Sewol ferry

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

South Korea’s sunken Sewol ferry emerged from the waters Thursday, nearly three years after it went down with the loss of more than 300 lives and dealt a crushing blow to now-ousted president Park Geun-Hye. 721 more words

Money Matters

LTA's knick-knack shop raises $50,000 to help needy commuters

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – A souvenir shop called “Knackstop” started by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) a year ago on its premises at Hampshire Road has raised $50,000 to support needy commuters. 173 more words

Current Affairs

Drivemode raises $6.5M from Panasonic and others for smartphone car tech

 If you’re an Android device owner and also a driver, you may already be familiar with Drivemode: It’s one of the most popular apps for use in cars on Google Play, with over one million app downloads and active users spread across 180 countries. 32 more words

Viro wants to make mobile VR development a snap, and raises $2.5M to do it

 VR is all over the place, but sometimes it’s not where you most expect it. Plenty of apps out there might could do with a wee bit of VR to help show off an apartment or a bit of 3D content, but those experiences can be pretty labor-intensive. 32 more words

Mobile advertising startup Databerries raises $16M

 Databerries is announcing that it has raised $16 million in Series A funding — money that will help the Paris-headquartered company launch in the United States. 49 more words