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Besides direct financial aid that the U.S. provides Egypt, the U.S. military also helps educate Egyptian military officers. On the other hand, the Egyptian military spends a lot of the money it gets from the U.S. on military contracts with American firms, such as General Dynamics and Lockheed Martin. Also, social networking site LinkedIn lowered its sign up age to 14 and will start trying to work with college students and high-schoolers to start networking. And most importantly: Isn’t LinkedIn for parents?
Posted In: back-to-school
Back-to-school shopping isn’t quite what it used to be. Public schools struggling under more budget cuts are making requests that go far beyond what you can fit into a backpack.
Posted In: bank robbery, Crime
Bank robberies are definitely one of the most cinematic crimes around... but, do they pay?
Posted In: Egypt, military, officer training, foreign aid
Besides direct financial aid that the U.S. provides Egypt, the U.S. military also helps educate Egyptian military officers.
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