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Donald Trump accuses woman of being Jeb Bush plant

Donald Trump speaking at a No Labels event. YouTube/FOX 10 Phoenix<p>Real-estate mogul Donald Trump fumed on Tuesday after he was asked a "nasty" question from a "arrogant young woman" he accused of being a plant for one of his presidential rivals, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R).<p>"The arrogant young …

Research-backed secrets to a great relationship

I've posted a lot about the science around love, including how to tell if your spouse is cheating and why high heels are sexy.<p>But what about the stuff we <i>need</i> to know to be happy. Platitudes don't cut it and though the poets are often right they're frequently vague.<p>Is there an expert who can give us …

12 Commandments Of Happy, Long-Lasting Relationships

<i>By Charles J. Orlando</i><p>When it comes to creating successful relationships, you need certain critical traits in place. Traits not just merely "present," but existing in a real and genuine way that emanates from each partner through their own want (not because someone is complaining). The moment "give …

People Who Order Coffee Black Are More Likely To Be Psychopaths

👀 ☕️<p>Dating someone new? Interviewing for a job? No matter your circumstances, it may be time to start paying attention to how the people around you order their coffee.<p>A just-in-time-for-Halloween study published in the journal Appetite revealed that people who like their coffee black are more …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1. The Turkish police arrested more than a dozen people it accused of being members of the Islamic State in connection with a bombing</b> in the capital on Saturday that killed at least 95 people ahead of a peace march.<p><b>2. The European Union bank is looking into whether any loans granted to Volkswagen</b> …

What Different Types of Kisses Say About Your Relationship

Kissing is very scientific.<p>First things first, kissing is the absolute best. Unless it's not. For example, when your kissing partner tries to drown you in his saliva, maybe it's time for a talk? But, you know, it's <i>mainly</i> the best.<p>Over at LittleThings.com, they quoted kissing expert Sheril …

8 Ways a Mind Map Can Declutter Your Project Management

Project managers can organize their team, their thoughts, and visualize every moving part of their project workflow by using mind maps.<p>PCMag reviews …

An A-Z of Mental Wellbeing

<b>Keeping our minds well deserves as much attention as keeping our bodies healthy and strong. Use the A-Z below to investigate where your mental</b> …

Jindal: Donald Trump doesn't get it. Health care is the GOP's Alamo

In December last year, The People’s Republic of Vermont, the only state that sends a self-described socialist to the U.S. Senate, rejected a proposal from Democrats for a single payer health care system, because it was just too expensive.<p>They had ignored a basic economic principle: socialism …

Mapping the 88 Million Ways That Humans Are Genetically Different

An international team of scientists has scanned the genomes of 2,504 people from around the world to create the world’s largest catalog of human …

Brazilian Cheesy Bread Recipe on Food52

• 1 egg<br>• 1/4 cup canola oil<br>• 2/3 cup whole milk<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 1/2 cups tapioca flour<br>• 3/4 cup (about 4 ounces) grated cheddar cheese<p>Preheat your oven to 375° F and lightly grease a 12 count muffin pan.<br>• In a food processor with blade attachment, add egg, oil, milk, and salt. Blend for 5 seconds.<br>• Add …

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Oregon Shooter Identified As 26-Year-Old Chris Harper Mercer — Here’s What We Know

Authorities identified 26-year-old Chris Harper Mercer as the man who opened fire and killed at least nine individuals at an Oregon community college Thursday, according to multiple reports.<p>A photo posted to a MySpace page belonging to someone identified as Chris Harper Mercer showed a man with a …

Wells Fargo Conversations

Caring for aging parents as well as children can leave you feeling squeezed. These six strategies can alleviate some of the pressure.<p>Once children …

An Epidemic of Spiritual Manipulation in Holistic Business ?

It was a staff meeting at a yoga teacher training school:<p>You would think that a meeting at a so-called spiritual enterprise would begin with a grounding meditation and everyone sharing their new ideas from a heart-centered place.<p>After all if Fortune 500 companies, like the Chairman at Ford, Oprah, …

Science-Backed Advice on How to Stop Sitting All Day

The last few years have seen a lot of research on how bad sitting all day can be.<p>The risks of a sedentary lifestyle include poor cardiovascular health, cancer, diabetes, and obesity. While the physical health implications are profound, it's not just the body that suffers. Researchers are uncovering …

Try These 5 Steps For Learning New Skills Faster

It’s all about divide and conquer.<p>Being able to pick up a new skill quickly is an asset in today’s workplace, but our typical learning habits aren’t always speedy enough. By breaking your goal down into its component parts, you can actually speed up your learning time.<p>Why? Because many complex …

Elizabeth Warren Sets The Bar On Race For 2016 Presidential Candidates

She isn't running, but Warren is the only one saying the words we should be hearing from candidates.<p>Elizabeth Warren is on fire.<p>In a Sunday speech discussing racial inequality in the U.S., the Democratic senator from Massachusetts called for police reform, a recommitment to voting rights and …

WIRED2015: Artificial intelligence is evolving, says Antoine Blondeau

Antoine Blondeau worked on the project that became Apple's Siri. Today he runs Sentient Technologies, the world's best-funded AI company. He was …

Psychiatrists use an old trick to get people to trust them with their secrets — and it works just as well in business

Instead, psychologists say there's a somewhat scientific formula to gaining people's trust more quickly. The key is to strike a balance between warmth and competence — so that you seem credible but also human.<p>That idea is explored in detail in "Friend and Foe," a new book by Maurice Schweitzer, …

Insiders: Sanders needs big money

The consensus on the Vermont senator's cash haul: Small-dollars donors aren't enough to beat Hillary Clinton.<p>Bernie Sanders rails against big money in politics and insists that he doesn’t want an allied super PAC — but the majority of Democrats in early states say he can’t rely on smaller-dollar …

Here's why you crash every afternoon — and how to power through it

The afternoon slump is perfectly natural — it's a sign your internal clock is working (yay!) and that your blood sugar levels are responding to the food you're eating.<p>No time for a nap? Here's how to trick your body into staying alert and breezing through the mid-afternoon crash.<p><b>1. Don't overdo …

Strategies: The absolute best way to raise money

You’re excited about starting your small business. You’ve got a can’t-miss idea, developed a business plan, created a prototype. You’ve even found a group of talented people to work with. There’s only one problem — you need money to make it all a reality.<p>Money. You can’t start or run a business …

America's Fascination with Cats

Last month I was watching my hometown baseball team, the Arizona Diamondbacks, play the San Francisco Giants. And when it came time to throw out the first pitch, it was thrown out by Grumpy Cat (also known as Tartar Sauce), an Internet celebrity cat known for her grumpy facial expressions who has …

Educating for Democracy: Cutting Their Feet to Fit Your Shoes

The most reliable measure of student achievement, the National Assessment of Educational Progress, recently reported that American students are woefully inadequate in a number of important areas of study such as civics and history. When one considers the importance of an "informed electorate" as …

Here's a sneaky move that will boost your chances of success in a job interview

But it helps to know that you have some control over the way your interviewers perceive you. The key to winning over the person on the other side of the table is to come across as self-assured, while at the same time respectful of their knowledge and experience.<p>That's according to Maurice …

You Have Nothing To Lose (And Everything To Gain) By Putting Yourself Out There

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>You’re here because you want to learn about entrepreneurship. Maybe you have some doubts about your idea or don’t know where to start. Maybe you’re …

Planning on the Left Side and Managing on the Right

In the folklore of the Middle East, the story is told about a man named Nasrudin, who was searching for something on the ground. A friend came by and asked: “What have you lost, Nasrudin?”<p>“My key,” said Nasrudin.<p>So, the friend went down on his knees, too, and they both looked for it. After a time, …

Apple CEO Tim Cook on guns, drugs and strong encryption

NPR’s Robert Siegel put Tim Cook on spot Thursday in interview for <i>All Things Considered</i>.<p>What if, Siegel asked, a government agency came to him with …

Jeb Bush vs. Marco Rubio gets ugly: Florida man attacks friend during job interview

After months of gaffing and bad campaigning, Jeb Bush is finally doing something smart: Attacking Marco Rubio<p>Things are getting a little hairy out there for John Ellis Bush. The guy who once positioned himself as the unstoppable juggernaut of the 2016 Republican primary has seen his poll numbers …