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8 weight-loss tips you can incorporate into your diet that actually work

Losing weight is no easy feat. With thousands of diets and fitness trends to choose from, it's no wonder many Americans struggle to drop the pounds and keep them off.<p>In order to get the real scoop on the weight loss tips that actually work, I spoke with two nutrition experts to see what they had to …

Nutrition
Nutrition

People are downloading their Facebook data and posting it to Twitter, and the results will terrify you

The Cambridge Analytica scandal continues to roll on. As it does, people are becoming more and more aware of just how much data Facebook has on them.<p>One easy (yet slightly horrifying) way to see it all in one place is to request all of your Facebook data as a zip file. A lot of people have been …

Social Media

YouTube’s CEO promises stronger enforcement in the wake of controversies

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki took to the service’s Creator Blog last night to issue some broad goals for the year forward. The plans largely revolve around increased transparency on the company’s part and tightening enforcement — a pretty clearly reaction to multiple creator controversies over the …

Internet

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's claims in his State of Union address

WASHINGTON (AP) — The AP is fact-checking remarks from President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech. Here's a look at some of the claims we've examined (quotations from the speech as delivered or as released by the White House before delivery):<p>WAGE GAINS<p>TRUMP: "After years and years of wage …

Immigration

Want your kids to talk to you? Try this...

If you want your kids to talk to you, don’t ask them questions.<p>Kids and husbands have a lot in common—both hate questions. Husbands don’t have the nerve to tell their wives how much they detest the <i>why</i> word. Kids? Boys will grunt a nonsensical response, girls will flash a dramatic eye-roll, and both …

Parenting

Government shuts down as lawmakers still searching for a deal

<b>(CNN) —</b> The federal government shut down at midnight Friday as senators continued to scramble to reach a deal to fund the government.<p>This is the first modern government shutdown with Congress and the White House controlled by the same party, and it comes on the one-year anniversary of President …

Mitch McConnell

What Is Time? A Simple Explanation

Time is familiar to everyone, yet hard to define and understand. Science, philosophy, religion, and the arts have different definitions of time, but …

Physics

A ‘big fog’ to descend on Canada-U.S. trade if Trump withdraws from NAFTA

We have reached the end of a tumultuous year in Canada-U.S. relations. Next year is likely to be much worse.<p>Trade experts are increasingly convinced that, as early as January, President Donald Trump will announce that the United States is withdrawing from the North American free-trade agreement …

Donald Trump

Bitcoin Mania Sends Stock Price of Tiny Startup Longfin Up Over 2,400%

The financial market mania over digital currencies isn’t limited to digital currency prices, it appears. A tiny startup focused on financial tech …

Cryptocurrency

Snapchat launches location-sharing feature Snap Map

Snapchat’s next big feature wants to get you to meet up with friends in real life rather than just watching each other’s lives on your phones. Snap Map lets you share your current location, which appears to friends on a map and updates when you open Snapchat. It’s rolling out today to all iOS and …

Social Media

Time Warner will spend $100M on Snapchat original shows and ads

Time Warner and Snap Inc. have announced a new deal that will bring increased ad spending and the development of new made-for-Snapchat shows. People familiar with the deal tell TechCrunch that it is valued at about $100 million spent over the next two years.<p>The newly created shows will span a …

Media Industry

Snap is getting absolutely crushed after falling short of Wall Street’s expectations

Snap may have had a successful IPO, but that was pretty much wiped out after it reported its first-quarter earnings — where it completely whiffed on what Wall Street was expecting.<p>The company said it brought in $149.6 million in revenue in the first quarter this year. It also said it lost $2.31 per …

Markets
Obstruction of Justice

Keep it simple with this 3-ingredient spaghetti recipe

Why clutter pasta with sauces and too many add-ins? Sometimes you just want to keep it simple. A little fresh cracked pepper and grated cheese is all it takes to turn basic noodles into a tempting dish. Dinner is ready in minutes.<p><b>SPAGHETTI WITH CRUSHED BLACK PEPPER AND PECORINO</b><p>Total time: About 25 …

Tesla and SolarCity just made your roof obsolete

Tesla's new Solar Roof, and Powerwall 2, could move residential power generation to the next level.<p>How many decades will it take to make up for the price differential between this and a standard roof?

Tesla
Pharma

How Your Gut Influences Your Mental Health, with Dr Emeran Mayer

<b>Emeran Mayer:</b> The Mind-Gut Connection is something that people have intuitively known for a long time but science has only I would say in the last …

Neuroscience

Marketing Psychology: 5 Tactics That Will Make You A Better Marketer

Shares 1.8K<p>At the back of every great marketing strategy is a basic knowledge of human behavior.<p>Understanding how people think, make decisions and …

Marijuana's effects on the body, brain, heart and sperm: All your weed questions answered

With five more states voting on whether or not to legalize recreational marijuana come November, millions more Americans are closer than ever to …

Cannabis

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound technology that clears the brain of neurotoxic amyloid plaques – structures that …

Alzheimer's Disease

3tags.org

What You Need To Know About How Stress Impacts Your Memory

Marie Coe, a 55-year-old British grandmother of seven, spent years running her own event company. The demanding job often required that she work …

The Brain

35 Ways to Include Chia Seeds in Your Daily Diet

By Helen West<p>Just 2 tablespoons (1 oz) contain 11 grams of fiber, 4 grams of protein and 137 calories (1).<p>They're a great source of omega-3 fatty …

Breakfast

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

The 2008 financial crisis echoed the Stuart dynasty economic fallout<p>13 min ago11:01 a.m. April 5, 2018<p>There’s a limit to how much people trust the …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Diversity Issues in the Workplace: Discrimination, Sexism, Ageism & More - Video & Lesson Transcript

A Common Problem<p>No matter where your organization is headquartered, there will be a time when every company must deal with discrimination, …

The Workplace

UN calls on country where up to three quarters of women have been raped to 'end impunity' for sex attackers

The United Nations is calling for the end of "widespread impunity" for sex attackers in a country where up to three quarters of all women and girls …

World Health Organization

How One Wealthy Manhattan School is Fighting Inequality

In many American cities, property taxes no longer cover all the things that used to be considered standard fare in public elementary schools: art, …

New York City

Rape Culture Syllabus

I just start kissing them. Just kiss—I don’t even wait. And when you’re a star they let you do it. You can do anything. Whatever you want. Grab them …

Feminism

8 Foods Registered Dietitians Buy Every Time They Go To The Supermarket

If you don't go in with a plan, grocery shopping can slip into unhealthful territory fast. Between those mountains of fresh fruits and vegetables are …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil