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How to be a powerful female entrepreneur

<i>Mashable's</i> latest #BizChats Twitter chat discussed what it takes to rock the business world as a woman.<p>Over the course of an hour, and with the …


Southern states help Clinton extend her lead over Sanders

MIAMI — Hillary Clinton bested rival Bernie Sanders in seven Super Tuesday states, strengthening her momentum as she marches toward the Democratic presidential nomination.<p>Propelled in part by a sweep of Southern states with large black voting populations, Clinton is now on a path toward a permanent …

New York Times

Super Tuesday: Clinton, Trump win big; Cruz takes Texas; Rubio scores first win

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton carved out dominant positions in their party nominating races on Super Tuesday, marching ever closer to a scorched-earth general election clash.<p>Trump swamped his rivals by piling up seven wins across the nation, demonstrating broad appeal for his …


First on CNN: U.S. Special Ops team captures first ISIS operative

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> U.S. Special Operations forces have captured their first suspected ISIS operative in Northern Iraq as part of a highly secretive targeting team led by the Army's elite Delta Force, CNN has learned.<p>READ: NATO general: Europe migration causing ISIS to spread 'like a cancer'<p>The …


The Tax Break That Small Businesses Need to Know About (Infographic)

<i>Article originally published Jan. 30, 2016. Updated Oct. 14, 2016.</i><p>Did you know that you can get a tax deduction on equipment you purchase for your business? It's a part of the tax code called Section 179. It's been around for a while, but a $1.8 trillion spending bill passed by Congress at the end …

Small Business

7 Steps For Writing A Startup Business Plan Template

,Writing a <b>startup business plan</b> is considered as the most important part of every startup business. If you’re interested in launching a new startup …

The Do's and Don'ts of Entrepreneurship I Learned From Meeting Daymond John

Recently, at a regional Entrepreneurs Organization event, I had a once-in-a-lifetime encounter. Not only did I get to hear Daymond John speak, but I got to meet the Shark Tank investor and FUBU founder in person. This left an impression on me about who John is, and how his experiences of building a …

Why Now Is a Great Time to Get the Southwest Companion Pass (2 for 1 Flights!)

<b>Update: One or more card offers in this post are no longer available. Check our Hot Deals for the latest offers.</b><p>The Southwest Companion Pass is my #1 …

How to Control Your Income as an Entrepreneur

New to entrepreneurship? This is how you can control and grow your income.<p>There is a common myth about entrepreneurs.<p>The myth goes like this: Entrepreneurs are really rich.<p>This is patently false. Entrepreneurs, as a class of people, cannot be described as financially successful. Of course some are …

Small Business

10 Christmas Email Marketing Tips for Your Small Business

If Christmas is magic, the build-up is manic. You could definitely be forgiven if you currently feel like you are spread as thinly as bread sauce on …

Haider al-Abadi

Obama tries to ease anxiety over terrorism with Oval Office address

President Obama said Sunday that recent attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, Calif., show that the threat of terrorism to the United States has entered a new phase, but he vowed that the nation will ultimately defeat the Islamic State and other militant groups.<p>“The threat from terrorism is real, …

San Bernardino
Islamic State (ISIS)

NATO urges calm after Turkey downs Russian jet

NATO has called on Turkey and Russia to show restraint as tensions rise in the wake of the downing of a Russian jet near the Turkey-Syria border.<p>The Russian warplane was shot down for violating Turkish airspace on Tuesday morning, Turkish officials said, angering Russia's President Vladimir Putin, …


Paris attacks: Ringleader Abaaoud 'was near' Bataclan theatre

<b>The suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks was near the Bataclan theatre during a siege there, prosecutors say.</b><p>Prosecutor Francois Molins said mobile phone data also showed Abdelhamid Abaaoud returned to cafes and restaurants targeted in the attacks.<p>He added there was evidence that Abaaoud was …

Paris attacks ringleader 'was planning another attack on French capital'

French prosecutor believes Abdelhamid Abaaoud was plotting suicide attack on La Défense district last week before he was killed in police raid<p>The suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks was planning a second wave of attacks in the city but was killed days before he could carry them out, French …


Hillary Clinton Demands Help From Social Media Companies to Combat Terrorism

The hacker group Anonymous takes credit for disabling thousands of pro-ISIS Twitter accounts.<p>Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton urged social media companies to help shut down the radicalization and recruitment happening online in a speech outlining her strategy for combatting …

Middle East

Notorious terrorist leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar behind Mali hotel attack