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The Lies Nuclear Deal Opponents Tell

John Bolton met with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu this week and said several ridiculous, dishonest things about the nuclear deal and Iran:U.S. …

South Asia

Getting Unstuck: A Guide to Discovering Your Next Career Path

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>January 04, 2010</b><p>You will experience psychological impasse many times in your life. During these times, you have the sensation that you're stuck or paralyzed. You're convinced that something must change, whether in your work or personal life. Though this feeling is …

Harvard Business School

Why most people will never be successful

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

Screens are killing your eyeballs, and now we know how

The "blue screen of death" is taking on a whole new meaning.<p>Blue light’s rap sheet is growing ever longer. Researchers have connected the high-energy visible light, which emanates from both the sun and your cell phone (and just about every other digital device in our hands and on our bedside …

Blade Runner

Gargling salt water is a seriously under-rated hack for fighting inflammation

You wake up in the morning with a telltale tickle in your throat. <i>Ruh roh.</i> Is it the first symptom of a cold, the flu, or—<i>gulp</i>—strep throat? Before …

Saltwater

4 Ways to Stay Motivated as You Build Your Business

It takes consistent motivation to push through the hard times.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tell me if this sounds familiar. You’re having an amazing month when things are flowing in your business. You’re signing new clients, your current customers are spreading the …

Motivation

Considering quitting? Ask yourself these 6 questions first

“I heard a Jeep fell on you,” I said.<p>“Now where did you hear that?”<p>A wry smile sent wrinkles across the face of my high school English teacher.<p>We …

Performing Arts

Dads Pass On More Than Genetics in Their Sperm

Eat poorly, and your body will remember—and possibly pass the consequences onto your kids. In the past several years, mounting evidence has shown …

Genetics

Soliom Doorbell is a truly wireless video doorbell that’s solar powered

Video doorbells have taken home security by storm and have popped up seemingly everywhere. One area that seemingly no one has innovated yet is in powering these doorbells.<p>Currently, you have to use rechargeable batteries or swap out regular batteries on a constant basis (every several months) to …

Home Automation

How Smart TVs in Millions of U.S. Homes Track More Than What’s On Tonight

The growing concern over online data and user privacy has been focused on tech giants like Facebook and devices like smartphones. But people’s data is also increasingly being vacuumed right out of their living rooms via their televisions, sometimes without their knowledge.<p>In recent years, data …

Samba

Why Reading Books Makes You a Better Person, According to Science

Researchers have found that people who read regularly are better off.<p>Books are good for people on so many levels. They can help you fall asleep, lower your stress through laughter or tears, provide an escape from reality, and offer exposure to perspectives different from your own. Here are three …

Pop a probiotic to prevent stress, thanks to new research linking gut health and brain inflammation

Your gut bacteria deserves a raise: Those little guys are <i>always</i> working overtime, handling everything from helping you age better and keeping your …

What is a backdoor Roth IRA?

In late 2017, Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, changing several features of the tax code.<p>The standard deduction increased to $12,000 for individuals and $24,000 for married couples filing jointly for seniors. For high income earners, the new tax law allows a backdoor approach that enables …

Breakthrough ruling over prosecution of apartheid-era cases

A judgment by the Gauteng High Court compelling the police to pay the legal costs of former security policemen accused of murdering MK courier …

This Innovative Technology Harvests Water from Cooling Towers

Water-scarce cities could get a new source of the precious resource through a simple and cost-effective technology. Image: Melanie Gonick/MIT<br>To a …

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

9 extravagant habits to break if you want to save big

I grew up in a frugal household. My parents would keep the heat low to save on the utility bills. We would bring a bag lunch each day and not spend …

How to Look Like the Smartest Person in Every Meeting

Try these great tips to stand out in your next meeting.<p>My work as an executive leadership coach often has me shadowing the people I'm coaching. And that means sitting in a lot of meetings--as many as seven or eight a day. And I've come to realize that there's always one person who stands out, who …

Anxiety in APC : Buhari, nPDP leaders negotiate over 10 states’ votes

The decision to forge ahead with the talks despite the scepticism on the part of many of the stakeholders, Sunday Vanguard learnt, is coming from the …

Did Science Miss Its Best Shot at an AIDS Vaccine?

In the late 1980s, Burt Dorman was ready to get out of the vaccination game. A biophysical chemist, he’d spent years running a successful company …

3 Reasons You're Broke

One of them could be costing you almost $500,000.<p>Around half of all Americans couldn't fund a $400 emergency, most Americans have far too little …

How Social Media Became a Pink Collar Job

Companies hiring for technical positions often slip language into their job postings that appeals to men. They say they’re looking for “ninjas,” who …

Retirement planning: How much should I contribute to an IRA — and how often?

IRAs are a great way to save for retirement, because they give you a tax break for doing so. It’s basically a reward for looking after your future self.<p>But how do you maximize the benefits of an IRA? Here’s how much and how often to contribute to your IRA.<p>How much should I contribute?<p>In a perfect …

Retirement

Why do people become killers? There are only three reasons -- Here they are

Following the most recent school mass shooting – this time in Santa Fe, Texas, where 10 students and teachers were killed and 10 were wounded Friday – family members, friends and investigators find themselves searching for illusive answers.<p>Why did this happen? How do you make sense of such a …

How to Save Money With a Cheap Cell-Phone Service

When it comes to overall satisfaction, Consumer Cellular, Ting, and other cheap cell-phone services routinely outscore the Big Four carriers in CR’s …

Here's How the Social Security Retirement Benefit Formula Works

Do you know how much retirement income to expect from Social Security?<p>Social Security is the largest retirement program in the United States, but far …

The French stress test for nuclear power | Financial Times

Every day for the past month, Chinese engineers have carefully fed bundles of fuel rods into the core of a nuclear reactor at Taishan power station …

5 Surprisingly Easy Ways to Get Better Sleep

Too many of us are chronically sleep-deprived. A few simple activities can help.<p>While scientists remain baffled as to why, exactly, humans need to sleep, the overall benefits of getting regular rest are clear.<p>Sleep helps with learning and memory. It reduces the risk of obesity, depression, and …

One simple habit can make you better with money—but many Americans think it’s just for the super rich

About three in five Americans live paycheck to paycheck but only one in four have a written plan to tackle their finances. And, according to Charles …

Divide and conquer: Creating better medicines with fewer side effects

A new study describes a breakthrough technology with the power to create drugs with fewer unwanted side effects.