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'This Bill Will Do You Harm.’ Read Barack Obama’s Statement on GOP Health Plan

President Barack Obama is urging lawmakers to “step back and measure what’s really at stake” when considering a health care bill proposed Thursday by …

The 7 Best Exercises to Sculpt Eye-Catching Abs

A six-pack brings all the girls to the yard… but core strength can change your life. “The core is composed of much more than just the abs,” explains …

Workouts

The Author of "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" Reveals His Perfect Morning Routine

Have you heard of Stephen Covey? He was an incredibly influential author, publishing the bestselling book <i>7 Habits of Highly Effective People</i> which …

Time Management

How to have mind-blowing sex using Kundalini yoga techniques

Kate Hudson, Alicia Keys, and Amanda Chantal Bacon are radiant proof of Kundalini yoga’s superpowers—and it’s no coincidence that they’re all …

Pricing War Brings Gas Down to 47 Cents in Michigan

As three Michigan gas stations aggressively battled for customers last week in an all-out price war, sending gas prices down to 47 cents per …

Leonardo DiCaprio wants to make a VW scandal movie

What else can go wrong for Volkswagen AG (VLKPY)? Well, you could open the morning papers to find out that one of the world’s highest-profile …

SABMiller agrees AB Inbev takeover deal of £68bn

SABMiller has agreed to sell itself to Anheuser-Busch InBev for $104bn (£68bn) in a deal that will be the biggest takeover of a British company and create the world’s first global brewer.<p>The takeover, one of the top five deals in corporate history, will create a brewing empire making about a third …

Beer

The youngest team in the NFL changed their workplace after hiring experts on millennials

Bolstered by a terrifying defensive line, the Rams shocked the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, stuffing Marshawn Lynch's 4th-and-1 rush attempt in overtime to seal the biggest upset of the short NFL season.<p>Although it's still too early to tell whether or not the Rams are a playoff team, at least some …

OPM hack: China blamed for massive breach of US government data

The Obama administration is scrambling to assess the impact of a massive data breach involving the agency that handles security clearances and US government employee records, with suspicion quickly falling on China, which has been accused of carrying out cyber-espionage against the US in the …

Cybersecurity

Chinese IT Companies Hiring “Programming Cheerleaders” to Motivate Staff

In a controversial move, tech companies in China are now hiring young and pretty ‘programming cheerleaders’ to help motivate their male staff. The …

Employment

Feedback Is The Killer App: A New Market and Management Model Emerges

<i>A new market has emerged: Employee feedback apps for the corporate marketplace. These tools are powerful and disruptive, and they have the potential to redefine how we manage our organizations.</i><p><i>In this article I discuss this explosive new market and talk about some of the innovative vendors helping</i> …

Employee Engagement

Here's Who Really Created the Relentless Amazon Work Culture | Inc.com

Amazon stock has been sliding like a car on an icy road lately. (Remember last winter? It might be a repeat this year.) I'm no stock expert, but it makes you wonder if the New York Times article criticizing their office environment is partly to blame and not the week-long stock plunge in general. …

Fair Trade

How to Be as Happy as a Swiss Person Without Moving Across the Globe | Inc.com

The latest World Happiness Report is out and the country I call home, Switzerland, is number one for happiness. I didn't get a chance to read it the day it came out because I was too busy yodeling, eating chocolate and skiing down the alps to have time to read.<p>Okay, I was eating chocolate, but I …

Happiness

Female Entrepreneur and ‘Maverick’ Jumpstarts Business with $500 and a Priceless Purpose

(Image: Maverick Hill)<p>The corporate life, though profitable, is not always a good fit for everyone. Many creatively driven people have admitted …

Entrepreneurship

— A Kaleidoscope of pink pastels courtesy of Emilio...

A Kaleidoscope of pink pastels courtesy of Emilio Pucci. For a full bodied selection on eBay, begin searching Pucci via this curated set.

What to Wear to Work When You're Taking the Red Eye

Fresh off the plane from Sundance, the struggle is all too real for us.<p>Fresh off the plane from Sundance, the sartorial struggles of the famously dreaded red-eye flight are all too real to us. Here, we've laid out stylish, office-ready looks that you can comfortably catch some Z's in (yes, even a …

How to Make Your Own Linen Potholders

<i>As satisfying as a well-written recipe, a smart and thoughtful DIY is our kind of lunch break reading. Bonus points if it's an easy project AND teaches us how to make something beautiful.</i><p><i>Today: Liz Stanley at Say Yes (with assistance from Sara Albers and Sarah Iveson) shows us how whip up a linen</i> …

Sewing

8 African-American Chefs Changing U.S. Food Culture

Much has been written about the relative scarcity of women in kitchens. The same could be said for African-Americans. Although the latest numbers …

African-American News

23 Reasons Chicken Thighs Have a Leg Up on White Meat

Boneless, skinless chicken breasts may be the top-selling cut at the supermarket, but shrewd cooks know that chicken thighs are actually the way to …

Cooking

30 Inspiring Women Who Shaped Feminism

The women of the 20th and 21st century to celebrate in honor of International Women's Day.<p>In honor of International Women's Day, we're celebrating the women who've had huge impacts on the feminist movement. For all its misconceptions, feminism at its core is about fighting for women's equality. And …

Next Stop on the Fashion Circuit: Singapore

Make Your Home Your Weekend Retreat: 7 Tricks to Try

Thursday or Friday night, do a quick clean that will make your home seem clean (even if you're a little behind and it's not as clean as it could be). …

Outdoor Spaces

The Essentials: Fall Denim Every Woman Should Own

9 essential styles to take you into fall.<p>Is there anything that feels more autumnal than a crisp new pair of jeans? With so much to choose in terms of styles, washes and rises, it's easy to get overwhelmed. So, we looked to the women who wear it best, and narrowed fall's options down to 9 essential …

Your Guide to Must-Have Fall Makeup

Get gorgeous with these lip, eye, and cheek trends<p>Get gorgeous with these lip, eye, and cheek trends.<p>Jeffrey Westbrook/Studio D