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9 Things You Never See Successful People Do

Here's what successful people avoid, and why you should, too.<p>It's fun to read lists of what makes successful people tick.<p>Their morning rituals. Their habits. Their goal-setting routines. The things they do before calling it a day. What they eat for lunch.<p>But sometimes, it's interesting to see what …

Motivation

Trump turned over tax returns _ for lawsuits, loans, casinos

WASHINGTON (AP) — While Donald Trump won't publicly release his income tax returns, the New York businessman has turned them over when it suited his needs — if he stood to make a profit, needed a loan or when a judge forced him.<p>Pennsylvania gaming regulators were given at least five years' worth …

Donald Trump

Writer’s imagination vs. cultural appropriation: In search of common ground

The ethical imperative for writers is to imagine responsibly and with empathy, not to avoid imagining at all<p>The controversy over Lionel Shriver’s address at the Brisbane Writers Festival draws battle lines where it is not only possible but also necessary to find common ground.<p>To recap: Shriver has …

Writing

How does the US election work and what is a swing state?

The US population has been to the polls to decide whether Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton will become the 45th President of the United States.<p>US election day counter<p>As always, it was a simple choice between a Republican and a Democrat – although Gary Johnson, the Libertarian candidate, will be …

'I still have nightmares': 13yo girl shot 5 times by Israeli soldiers speaks to RT

A 13-year-old girl who was shot five times by Israeli soldiers has told RT she is still haunted by the incident, and hopes that soldiers will …

Clinton vs. Trump: The debate before the debate

The Clinton and Trump camps are still sparring over the basic rules of the game.<p>Hillary Clinton’s campaign is making one plea ahead of Monday night’s big debate: Don’t let Donald Trump get away with it.<p>And Trump’s campaign is firing right back, arguing that the press is biased against the …

Donald Trump

The Swiss have voted to let their government spy on them more

While most of the West continues to debate how its governments can best balance privacy and security, voters in Switzerland have approved more state surveillance—not less of it.<p>Yesterday (Sept. 25), 65.5% of voters agreed to accept a new law that would give intelligence services more power to tap …

Surveillance

How Trump Lowered Expectations for the First Debate

Through a combination of working the refs, leaks that made him seem bumbling, and the numbing effects of months of campaigning, the Republican has smoothed his own path.<p>It’s well-established that Donald Trump’s campaign doesn’t do most of the things a traditional political team does. There’s …

Donald Trump

Clinton, Trump Camps Fire Up Supporters Before Debate

<i>First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.</i><p><b>Clinton, Trump camps try to fire up supporters ahead of debate</b><p>If you want to see what each campaign’s priorities are heading into Monday’s first …

Government

Try These 3 Tricks When Working With Difficult People

Yes, Don Corleone knew a thing or two about leadership. But dealing with other people's egos is more complicated than Hollywood makes it look.<p>Growing up in an Italian-American household meant you had to watch <i>The Godfather</i> Parts I and II every time they came on television. My father, John …

Self-help