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How Patrice Washington rebuilt her life after $2 million of debt

It’s a new year, and a new chance to get your finances in order. Here, 34-year-old Patrice Washington, an Atlanta-based personal-finance expert and …

Personal Finance

How to Turn a Bad Day Around

Let’s face it. Life can be full of frustrations—an argument with your teenager over breakfast, a missed train, or even just a spilled coffee can make you wish you could crawl back into bed. How can you change your mood when you’ve started your day off on the wrong foot? How do you stop annoyances …

Self-help

How to Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

Self-help

Research shows you need these 5 things to be happy at work

With unemployment at the lowest it has been since 2008, you might be thinking about changing jobs. But what exactly would make you happier at work? …

Happiness

China's Getting Ready to Turn on Asia's Biggest Warship

A landlocked test rig for the Type 055 Cruiser nears completion<p>The Type 055 cruiser test rig in Wuhan is well on its way to opening for business. Built to test the Type 055's sophisticated electronics and integrated stealth mast, the mockup now has major electronic sensors and systems installed, …

Military

LA tech guru and ex-MySpace CEO reveals the 2 keys to successful startups

He's invested in some of these startups, mentored others, and built many from the ground up.<p>His experience with startups has revealed two big qualities that distinguish companies that actually succeed from the rest: quality managers and a solid audience.<p>"I've seen a lot of companies with a great …

Startups

Apple’s Beats deal finally starts to make some sense

A year ago, Apple bought headphone company Beats for $3bn. It turns out that it was its streaming business that was so tempting<p>This time last year Apple paid $3bn to acquire a company called Beats that made overpriced headphones and ran an unsuccessful music-streaming business. This acquisition …

U.S. Department of Justice

Why Swimming Is the Best Cardio Workout There Is

Blood flow to the brain increased by up to 14 percent when men submerged themselves in water up to their hearts, according to a <i>Journal of Physiology</i> …

Most Of The Web Is Invisible To Google. Here's What It Contains

A roadmap of the Internet's darkest alleys<p>You thought you knew the Internet. But sites such as Facebook, Amazon, and Instagram are just the surface. There’s a whole other world out there: the Deep Web.<p>It’s a place where online information is password protected, trapped behind paywalls, or requires …

11 Exercises That Will Make Your Abs Cry

That stronger core you've always wanted? Just learn these moves and do them regularly.<p>No one doesn't want a stronger core. That's why BuzzFeed Life asked Rob Sulaver, C.S.C.S, personal trainer and founder of Bandana Training, to tell us his favorite exercises for building better abs. He came up …