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Heartbreaking Faces of Migrants’ Children in Pictures

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How Taking Off In An RV Saved This CEO’s Sanity–And His Business

Joel Holland worried his wanderlust would undo his business. Instead, it transformed it.<p>It was 2013, and Joel Holland should have been happy.<p>Holland had friends, a girlfriend, and was living the entrepreneur’s dream: his stock footage company, VideoBlocks, was profitable and doing $10 million in …

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4 Ways that Music Can Help You Be More Productive

Looking for ways to improve your productivity? Try putting some rhythm in your workday.<p>Music: it can make you feel good, it can get stuck in your head, it can make you want to dance. But is it good or is it bad for productivity?<p>Apparently it can be good, if you choose wisely.<p>Researchers claim that …

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The FBI is looking for a star Ohio State professor from China with NASA ties who disappeared

Professor Rongxing Li, 56, unexpectedly resigned from his position in the OSU Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geodetic Engineering in February 2014.<p>Li told OSU that he was going back to China to take care of his sick mother, and no one has heard from him since.<p>A month before resigning, Li …

How Edward Snowden Inadvertently Helped Vladimir Putin's Internet Crackdown

Edward Snowden's exposés of the National Security Agency's global surveillance sparked calls to roll them back around the world. But in Russia, where he claimed asylum, Vladimir Putin's censors seized on his revelations to justify unprecedented control over the internet — and expand the Kremlin's …

Silicon Valley's 91-year-old designer

<b>Imagine doing your dream job at the age of 91 - that's what Barbara Knickerbocker-Beskind, a designer in Silicon Valley, is doing. She talks about her life long passion for inventing.</b><p>During the Depression we had no money to buy anything, so we were all problem-solvers right from the beginning - …

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Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

5 Topics for…Late Show with Stephen Colbert Premiere

Comedian Stephen Colbert takes over at CBS‘s “The Late Show” Tuesday, filling the seat held by David Letterman for 22 years. The former host of “The Colbert Report” on Comedy Central will welcome actor George Clooney, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, musician …

Merkel calls for mandatory migrant quotas for EU states to combat crisis

<b>(CNN) —</b> The flood of migrants pouring into Europe means all European Union member states must step up to meet the mounting crisis, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday.<p>Merkel called for quotas to be set for each country to take a share of displaced people, many from war-torn Syria.<p>The …