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Want to Raise Successful Daughters? Help Them Destroy This Crippling Source of Self-Doubt | Inc.com

Of course girls can be smart! But they can't be "really, really smart"--the way boys can be--right?<p>It probably bothers you to read that, and it should. For one thing, it's obviously not true. Unfortunately, it's also what new research suggests most American girls learn to believe----starting as …

New York University

Watson should have run for US president: How smart algorithms are better than dumb politicians

The best candidate for the office of president of the United States wasn’t on the ballot last November. It was Watson, IBM’s cognitive computing engine. Watson would be a president of intelligence and integrity, temperament and dedication, working round the clock to devise solutions to our toughest …

Political Science

30-day plan to calm the mind and control your life - TODAY.com

Hoda Kotb's one of the busiest women in television, so it's no surprise one of her goals for the new year was to find a way to care for her mind and feel more organized. To help achieve her goals, Hoda enlisted the help of Angie Johnsey, an RN CHT-hypnotherapist and celebrity mind coach.<p>Closed …

CNN/ORC Poll: Confidence drops in Trump transition

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump will become president Friday with an approval rating of just 40%, according to a new CNN/ORC Poll, the lowest of any recent president and 44 points below that of President Barack Obama, the 44th president.<p>Following a tumultuous transition period, approval ratings for …

The Only Smoothie Recipe You’ll Ever Need

<b>There are a million smoothie recipes out there on the Internet.</b> For anyone who wants to start adding nutrient-dense, whole food-based smoothies into …

Healthy Eating

How to get toned arms like Pippa Middleton

With just weeks until her wedding, there's no doubt that Pippa Middleton will be following a strict workout regime to ensure she looks her best on 20th May. And, if her defined arms, which the bride-to-be showcased in a sleeveless dress in London last night, are anything to go by the routine is …

Tip: Build an Ironclad Midsection

Screw planks. Do this exercise to take your core strength to the next level.<p>Nothing builds a strong midsection like doing exercises where you stand …

Who is Andy Pudzer, Trump's pick for labor secretary?

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Obama calls Biden 'scrappy kid from Scranton'

Pennsylvania

Obamas, Bidens take stage together

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Malia Obama tears up during dad's speech

Malia Obama

Obama farewell: Where was Sasha?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Outgoing President Barack Obama used his farewell address to praise his two daughters as his proudest achievement -- but one was missing.<p>First lady Michelle Obama put her arm around Malia as the President spoke Tuesday evening.<p>"Malia," Obama said, gesturing to his eldest daughter, "...and …

North Korea sends message to Trump amid threat to fire missile 'at any time'

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea says it could launch an intercontinental ballistic missile "at any time," even as Pyongyang appeared to offer Donald Trump an avenue for future talks.<p>Tensions on the Korean peninsula have risen considerably since leader Kim Jong Un said in his new year's message that the country …

North Korea

Joe Biden worries about the “bit of elitism that’s crept” into the Democratic Party

The vice president mused about Hillary Clinton and the future of the party in a new interview with the LA Times<p>In his most recent interview, Vice President Joe Biden had plenty of insights to share about Hillary Clinton and the future of the Democratic Party.<p>"I don't think she ever really figured …

Lose Weight With These 50+ Protein-Packed Vegan Breakfasts

Get energized with the power of plants! These vegan breakfasts offer protein, fiber, and healthy fats to keep you satisfied all morning, which can prevent the mindless snacking that leads to weight gain. The chocolate coconut almond overnight oats and the sweet potato and kale tofu scramble are …

Healthy Eating

Dr. Mark Hyman: 4 Food Myths That Drive Me Nuts

Since the release of my book <i>Eat Fat, Get Thin</i>, I've noticed fierce debates on social media and other news sources about things like calorie counting, …

The Best High-Intensity Exercises for a Toned Core

In order to boost overall strength, it’s essential to work on tightening and toning your core. That’s because the muscles in the core serve as the …

Cover Story: Jennifer Lawrence, Star without a Script

In a mere six years, Jennifer Lawrence has blazed past every marker of Hollywood stardom, with no sign of slowing down: next month’s science-fiction romance Passengers will be followed by movies with Steven Spielberg, Adam McKay, and Darren Aronofsky. In unreal circumstances, Lawrence is learning …

17 Bad Habits You Need to Kill in 2017 to Be More Successful | Inc.com

Many of you will resolve to start a new positive habit in 2017. Adding good habits can be fun, but unfortunately (most of the time), they don't work. Approximately 38 percent of Americans will make resolutions, and only 8 percent will succeed.<p>Instead of adding a new diet or workout regime, let's</i> …

Self-help

Chinese media warns of a 'showdown with the US' after Trump names trade advisor

The Ministry of Commerce meanwhile stressed that China-U.S. trade benefits both, but warned Washington's new administration against moves that may hurt bilateral trade ties.<p>Navarro is an academic and one-time investment adviser who has authored books such as "Death by China: How America Lost its …

American Sniper

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the …

Do You Really Need to Take Vitamins?

Find out which pills are OK and which you should probably stop taking.<p>We've been downing vitamins since we were Flintstones Kids, so it's no surprise that 30 percent of Millennial women take a multi. But research on supplements show that, although a few do make you healthier, many are a waste of …

Lawyers for Glendon Scott Crawford argued he never intended to use weapon dubbed a ‘death ray’, which combines explosives and radioactive material<p>A self-proclaimed white supremacist convicted on charges he planned to use a “death ray” to kill Muslims and Barack Obama was sentenced on Monday to 30 …

General Electric

President Obama Grants Clemency to 231 People

President Obama issued the largest single day executive clemency grant on Monday by shortening the sentences of 153 people and pardoning 78 …

This Martial Arts Workout Will Strengthen and Tone Your Entire Body

Whether or not you ever plan on taking your moves to the ring, martial arts training is one of the most intense workouts you can do. This …

Trump said in 2014 that Russian hacking was a 'big problem'

<b>(CNN) —</b> President-elect Donald Trump continues to question whether Russia was behind the hacks during the 2016 presidential campaign. Just two years ago, however, Trump said he was very aware of Russia's hacking, calling it out -- along with China -- as a "big problem."<p>In an interview with Fox News …