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Words Used to Describe “Higher Ed” Make a Difference

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Friday - February 23, 2018 - 3:15pm
Different words used to describe higher education evoke different confidence ratings among U.S. adults, with "higher education" scoring better than "colleges and universities."...
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Ukrainians, Russians More Polarized on Future of Relations

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Friday - February 23, 2018 - 12:15am
Nearly four years into the conflict between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists, Ukrainians are more polarized now about their relations with Russia than they were when the fighting began....
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Trump Rated Best on Terrorism, the Economy; Better on Taxes

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Thursday - February 22, 2018 - 4:00am
President Donald Trump maintains low approval for his handling of Russia and the news media, but his rating on taxes is improved and majorities now approve of his handling of terrorism and the economy....
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3 Ways Beyond NPS to Fully Understand B2B Relationships

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Thursday - February 22, 2018 - 1:00am
Mix quantitative and qualitative feedback from different stakeholders to fully understand your B2B customer relationships....
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In the News: Billy Graham on ‘Most Admired’ List 61 Times

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 4:45pm
Beginning with his first appearance in 1955, evangelist Billy Graham appeared on Gallup's Top 10 "Most Admired" list 61 times, far more than any other person....
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Americans Not Convinced U.S. Needs to Spend More on Defense

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 4:15pm
The majority of Americans say the U.S. is spending about the right amount or too much on defense. A majority also say U.S. military strength is about right or stronger than it needs to be....
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Americans Hit the Brakes on Self-Driving Cars

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 4:00am
Slightly more than half of Americans say they are unlikely to use self-driving cars, and 59% would be uncomfortable riding in them. Six in 10 Americans would be uncomfortable sharing the road with self-driving trucks....
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South Koreans Increasingly Doubtful That Hard Work Pays Off

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 1:00am
Just 47% of South Koreans say people can get ahead by working hard, reflecting a frustrated workforce struggling with low productivity and engagement....
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In the News: Netanyahu’s Image Improved Before Controversy

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 12:01am
Before the latest corruption allegations against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, 52% of Israelis approved of him and 49% of Americans viewed him favorably....
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South Korea’s Image at New High in U.S.

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Tuesday - February 20, 2018 - 4:30pm
In the U.S., 77% have a favorable view of South Korea, up 13 points since 2014. Meanwhile, favorable ratings of North Korea have fallen to a new low of 6%....
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U.S. Satisfaction With World Standing Hits 13-Year High

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Tuesday - February 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
Americans' satisfaction with the United States' position in the world is at a 13-year high, but most still think President Donald Trump's world standing is dismal....
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U.S. Satisfaction With World Standing Hits 13-Year High

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Tuesday - February 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
Americans' satisfaction with the United States' position in the world is at a 13-year high, but most still think President Donald Trump's world standing is dismal....
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U.S. Leadership Image Suffers Most Among Friendly Nations

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Tuesday - February 20, 2018 - 2:00am
The most significant declines in U.S. leadership approval between 2016 and 2017 occurred in freer nations connected to the U.S. through a dense network of political and economic ties....
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North Korea Surges to Top of U.S. Enemies List

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Monday - February 19, 2018 - 4:00am
Just over half of Americans cite North Korea as the United States' greatest enemy, more than triple the percentage who said this in 2016....
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Gallup Vault: Misjudging Cellphone Adoption

News Source: Gallup
Post Date: Friday - February 16, 2018 - 3:45pm
In 2000, half of Americans lacked a cellphone and about half of these said they had no intention of ever getting one....
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