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Here Are 3 Things to Do After a $750 Million Powerball Win

Last night a 53-year-old hospital worker from Massachusetts won $758 million dollars in the lottery. She promptly quit her job, which is probably the …

Global stocks fall amid Trump trade policy concerns

TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks fell Friday amid worries about the potential impact of U.S. trade policies and as investors became more cautious about the …

Stock Markets

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit | Inc.com

There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, it's cerebral knowledge. This tends to build as you age, and is emphasized in most Western …

The Brain

9 foods you should never eat when you're sick

Food probably isn’t the first thing on your mind when you’re battling the flu or a stomach bug.<p>But you have to fuel the tank eventually, and what you choose to do so matters: Some foods and drinks out there can make you feel even worse. (The <i>Men’s Health</i> Better Man Project can provide even more tips …

Wellness

FICO CEO Explains How to Improve Your Credit Score

By<p>Updated July 10, 2017 4:14 p.m. ET<p>Your credit score determines whether you can get a credit card or a mortgage, and how much you’ll pay in …

19-year-old Borussia Dortmund player crosses one defender onto his knees, another onto his butt

And scores!<p>Hello, if you're wondering why the European soccer fans on your timeline are screaming about Dortmund's Ousmane Dembele today, this is why:<p>When your approach to the net leaves one man on his knees and another on his ass, you've done a good job. And he's 19!

Soccer

Follow the Five Year Rule to Make Sure You Don’t Lose Money on Your House

Most houses don’t come cheap, so if you’re looking to buy, you want to be smart. And typically, the longer you plan on owning the home, the better. …

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Imagine if you could become a millionaire. How great would it be to have the money you need to …

You Can Blow Soap Bubbles And Instantly Freeze Them Into Ice Orbs

A breath of beauty<p>In the wake of America’s recent snowpocalypse, it seems only fitting to remind you that some truly wondrous things can come out of bad weather. For photographer Chris Ratzlaff, it’s the opportunity to freeze soap bubbles. While it takes some practice, anyone can recreate the …

How We Paid Off Our Mortgage in 7 Years

Andrea Stewart and Jerimiah Honer bought their house on a 0.10-acre lot in Sacramento for nearly $300,000 in 2008.<p>The idea behind paying off a loan …

14 tips to save up to $1,000 in 30 days or less

Getting rich is a long-term game, but saving a lot doesn't have to be. A few lifestyle changes here and there can add up to help you save hundreds — even thousands — each month.<p>Ramit Sethi, author of "I Will Teach You to Be Rich," launched a challenge to help people save $1,000 in a week, …

'Assassin' supernova discovered that is 570bn times brighter than sun

Astronomers have discovered the brightest star explosion ever, a super supernova that easily outshines our entire Milky Way.<p>An international team revealed “the most powerful supernova observed in human history” Thursday in the latest Science journal. The astronomers used a network of telescopes …

Universe

Global markets mixed after Chinese shares gain

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1218000/1218595_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524705584_a9ee098ff06301842fd14def81ee607e<p><b>Markets in the US and Europe have finished lower, despite a rally on Chinese markets and stronger than expected US jobs figures.</b><p>In the US, the Dow …

Stock Markets

Can you solve it? Complete the equation 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 = 2016

Happy New Year guzzlers.<p>For a few years now, my early January ritual has been to solve the following puzzle: fill in the equation that counts down to the year that has just begun.<p>In other words, fill in the blanks so that this equation makes arithmetical sense:<p>10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 = 2016<p>You are …

Extreme Sports

Congress revives the Export-Import Bank; establishment win

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a victory for the business establishment over tea party conservatives, President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday reviving …

Tea Party

Investor Gabelli joins millennials cutting the cable cord | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It is not just millennials looking to cut the cable television cord: famed 73-year old billionaire value investor Mario Gabelli is planning to make a similar move.<p>Chairman and CEO of GAMCO Investors, Inc. Mario Gabelli speaks at the Reuters Global Investment Summit in New York, …

IT

Pepsi Goes Back to the Future With New Promotion

All Marty McFly wanted was a Pepsi. And now, his wish is coming true.<p>Later this month, PepsiCo is releasing a new limited edition bottle under the …

Dow off 180, Nasdaq stays in black for 2015

Stocks tumbled Tuesday, though trimming their losses late in the session, as investors continued to grapple with the downside risks associated with slowing world growth and persistent uncertainty related to the Federal Reserve's rate hike plans.<p>The Dow Jones industrial average lost 180 points, …

Stock Markets

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17 things keeping you from getting rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

In addition to boiling down the "secret" to building wealth in 13 principles, he revealed 30 "major causes of failure" that hold many of us back from getting rich.<p>Here are 17 that are still relevant today.

Iran lashes out at Western powers in nuclear talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry said meanwhile as a 13th day of talks went late into the night that he was prepared to walk away if "tough decisions" are not made soon.<p>"We see certain changes in the positions particularly just last night ... on a lot of issues unfortunately," a senior Iranian …

Windows 10 testers will receive the final build as a standard software update

Windows 10 Insiders – what Microsoft calls its public beta testers – have gotten early access to a lot of the upcoming operating system’s features, but with the July 29th release date approaching, many have wondered how the upgrade process to the final build of Windows 10 will happen.<p>Microsoft took …

How ISIS’s ‘Attack America’ Plan Is Working

The terrorist group’s sophisticated social-media campaign is reaching its audience in the United States. What it does next has law enforcement …