8 in 10 middle-aged Japanese aren’t ready to retire

ALMOST 80 percent of workers in their 50s and early 60s want to continue working past the regular retirement age, a new survey has shown. The Meiji Yasuda Institute of Life and Wellness survey found that just 2 in 10 said that they would not continue to work due to …

Burgoo – Gastro Obscura

It’s only fitting that a racehorse named after this Kentucky stew won the state’s signature Derby. From seafarers, to soldiers, to stallions, the Kentucky stew known as burgoo has a rich historical lineage. According to culinary sleuths, its name likely comes from an oatmeal porridge that sustained Scottish and French sailors. …

States slow to prepare for hacking threats – POLITICO

Most states aren’t planning to use federal funds to make major election upgrades before November. U.S. intelligence officials and security experts have spent years urging states to shore up their elections’ digital defenses, and the latest indictments from special counsel Robert Mueller drew fresh attention to Russia’s cyberattacks on the …