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50 Jobs, Gigs and Side Hustles You Can Do From Home

If your dream is to work from home, and you don't know where to start, this list has something for you. Guaranteed.<p>Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ah, working from home. If you're sick of long commutes to a boring office, where you're stuck …

Small Business

Tony Romo expects to be released by the Cowboys

Romo doesn’t think Dallas will try to trade him.<p>Tony Romo is expecting to be released, not traded, by the Dallas Cowboys, according to ESPN’s Ed Werder. That will make it easier to negotiate with new teams, as his $24.7 million cap hit this season might have been a deterrent in any trade …

NFL

ESPN Names Tony Romo’s 3 Most-Realistic Destinations

Here’s where Tony Romo might play next season.<p>ESPN published a story today titled, “Destination Romo,” outlining the Dallas Cowboys quarterback’s …

NFL

Jerry Jones admits he doesn't know how the Tony Romo situation will resolve itself

Jerry is confident the Cowboys will work through the offseason to figure it out<p>A little more than two weeks ago, Jerry Jones publicly told himself …

NFL

NASA Space Launch System Opens Pathway To Mars -- And Thousands Of Jobs On Earth

There’s a conference next week near Capitol Hill to discuss a project that may lead to the greatest technological achievement in history — and yet chances are, you haven’t heard about it. The project is NASA’s effort to develop a huge rocket and spacecraft that will one day carry astronauts to …

Space Exploration

Medicare Participants: You Have 10 Days Left to Do This

Every year, Medicare participants have to make decisions about their coverage, and they typically have set time periods during which they can figure out what they'll do for a given year. The regular Medicare open enrollment period runs from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7, and that gives Medicare participants …

SpaceX gets new launch order, targets mid-February for next satellite launch

SpaceXhas landed a new order from satellite operator Iridium Communications Inc. to launch five satellites.<p>The Hawthorne space company already had a contract with Iridium for a total of seven launches on SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, one of which took place earlier this month. This additional launch …

New bus service zeroes in on travel across Texas with Uber-like efficiency

Beginning this week, it's going to be easier to get to and from five Texas cities, thanks to a new bus service that promises to Shofur travelers …

Texas

This popular painkiller also kills kindness

If your job, or simply your state of mind, depends on feeling empathy for others, you might want to reconsider reaching for the Tylenol the next time you have a headache.<p>In research published online in the journal Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, scientists from the National Institutes …

Acetaminophen

Tesla's New Competitor: The Electric Utilities

The State of California’s Public Utility Commission has authorized Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) to install 7,500 electric car charging stations in Northern California which is in addition to 5,000 for San Diego Gas & Electric and Southern California Edison. This places very large utility companies …

Electric Vehicles

How This Startup Is Producing Sustainable Oil From Sewage Sludge

It’s black. It’s viscous. It looks a lot like crude oil. Yet, it doesn’t come from drilling, but from sewage sludge. Danish startup Mash Biotech has found a cost-effective method for converting one of the world’s big waste sources into sustainable oil and a fertilizer.<p>“We’ve tried to sort of put …

Oil & Gas Industry

The Oil And Gas Situation - A Preview Of 2017

With 2016 having been one of the most eventful and interesting years for the U.S. domestic oil and natural gas industry in recent memory, 2017 is shaping up to possibly exceed its predecessor on both counts.<p>The energy world has always been far easier to write about in hindsight than to try to …

Oil & Gas Industry

How to Write and Publish a Novel: 5 Crossroads You’ll Face

via pixabay/Unsplash<p><i>Guest writer A.M. Justice brings us her top tips in becoming a</i> successful <i>publisher author like her. Her recent work A Wizard’s</i> …

Writing

Rangers GM to watch Hamilton work out this month

The Texas Rangers haven't forgotten about their former MVP.<p>Texas plans to watch free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton work out in the near future, …

Baseball

The best free software for writers

Writing is a terrible job, and if you’re considering it a viable career path, you’re making a huge mistake. Just kidding. Writing is the best! Unlike …

Writing

A key reason the founders wanted the electoral college: To keep out demagogues and bullies

If U.S. citizens today think of the electoral college, it’s as a rubber stamp for each state’s popular vote — a stamp that gives extra power to less populous states’ voters. But that’s not precisely what the founders envisioned. Originally, the electoral college’s function was to select statesman …

Political Science

5 tips for Scrivener for iOS

The super-popular "writer's word processor" finally makes it way to iOS. Here's how to get the most from it.<p>You wouldn't think something as mundane as a word processor could inspire a cult following, but that's pretty much the story of Literature & Latte's Scrivener -- a tool built with long …

Scrivener

18 ways to make your home feel fancier with a very small budget

You want to be fancy but you simply don't have the budget to give your home a Mayfair makeover, so what can you do? You can use exactly what you …

Living Rooms

Read the Transcript of TIME's Cover Story Interview With Donald Trump

Donald Trump has had a difficult stretch, starting with convention drama in Cleveland and continuing through two rough weeks of damaging …

Government

14 Fall Soups, Because Salads Are So Last Season

Now is the perfect time to cozy up with a bowl of pumpkin soup or, better yet, classic tomato. If those two don't cut it, does butternut squash, beet, or chicken noodle entice your palate? Whether you're looking for a light lunch or a warm way to start your dinner, spoon through our recipes to find …

Cooking

David’s Ankles: How Imperfections Could Bring Down the World’s Most Perfect Statue

Last summer, early in the morning, I stood out in the main square of Florence to watch the tourists come in. It was quiet. A Zamboni-like street cleaner drove its rounds, leaving wet circles on the paving stones. A vendor unpacked tarp-wrapped souvenirs from the back of his white van. When the …

Italy

Will the Internet of Things make us superhuman?

We often highlight our frailties when we fail — we are, after all, only human.<p>However, technology is quickly redefining what it means to be human. There is no denying that we are considerably different from the people who came before us, not only in that we successfully wield technology to overcome …

Singularity

Dak Is The Show, But Romo Is The Dough

Dak Prescott continues to be the biggest story for the Dallas Cowboys during the 2016 NFL preseason. He may be the biggest for the entire league as …

NFL

Obama takes on Trump with tough talk

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> It's one more historic barrier President Barack Obama has shattered.<p>His vehement warnings that GOP nominee Donald Trump is temperamentally and intellectually unfit for the Oval Office leave Obama standing apart from almost all of his 43 predecessors in the extent to which he has …

Donald Trump

ELECTORAL MAP: Hillary Clinton is on track for a blowout win in November

An Electoral College map released Thursday from the University of Virginia Center for Politics projected Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton winning the November election by a landslide.<p>UVA altered its map to reflect recent changes in the likely political leanings of certain states, but …

Government

Write Your Novel In A Year - Week 29: 3 Things To Remember About Dialogue

Welcome to week 29 of Anthony's series that aims to help you write a novel in a year. Read last week's post here <b></b> <b><br>Goal setting</b><br>• Continue writing the …

Creative Writing

A Better Kind of Happiness

Nearly two and a half millennia ago, Aristotle triggered a revolution in happiness. At the time, Greek philosophers were trying hard to define precisely what this state of being was. Some contended that it sprang from hedonism, the pursuit of sensual pleasure. Others argued from the perspective of …

Happiness

How To Create An Ebook Boxset Or Bundle And Why You Should

Traditional publishers have always made box-sets for print books, and over the last few years, they have become popular for ebook bundling, rising …

Writing

An Artificial Pancreas for Diabetics Could Hit the Market Next Year

Medtronic (mdt) has reportedly filed for FDA approval of an “artificial pancreas” that could transform diabetes care. The medical device giant thinks …

Diabetes