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White House releases TROUBLING numbers on illegal immigration in the last year…

In the latest on the DACA/border fight in Congress, the White House is on the offensive. They’ve just released a troubling list that details the …

What Is Kendrick Lamar's Net Worth? About As Much As You'd Think It Is

Kendrick Lamar is at the very top of his game right now and we were, are, and have been here for it. The rapper set the world on fire in 2017 when he …

New Research: 6 Shocking Statistics and 1 Surprising Conclusion About Our Smartphone Use

Researchers all agree that technology is changing our brains and how we behave. Here are some statistics from a variety of research based studies trying to figure out what it really means.<p>These days, there is certainly a lot being discussed about the impact of technology on our brains, our …

Trump Hasn’t Publicly Acknowledged Kentucky School Shooting, but Canada’s Prime Minister Has

President Donald Trump as of Wednesday morning had not publicly commented on Tuesday's deadly high school shooting in Kentucky, while a number of …

Kentucky

Fredo Santana’s Story Was Darker Than We Knew

There’s a small, select group of rappers who first got famous for being namechecked on other rappers’ songs; think 50 Cent saying that he’s going to …

Kevin Durant: A letter to my neighborhood

The NBA Finals MVP reflects on growing up, giving back and the pleasures of going home<p>I hail from Seat Pleasant, Maryland, a predominantly …

New York governor signs executive order to keep net neutrality rules after the FCC’s repeal

In an announcement today, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he has signed an executive order that would require internet service providers with state contracts to abide by net neutrality rules, even though the FCC recently voted to repeal those rules.<p>Contracts after March 1st will include a net …

How to Make the Best Banana Bread, No Matter What - Chowhound

Unripe bananas, food allergies, a lack of eggs—there are lots of things that can get between you and banana bread, but no obstacle need stop you. …

Recipes

Researchers recorded a thought making its way through the brain in real time — see what it looks like

• <b>Brain scientists at the University of California Berkeley placed electrodes on the outer layer of the brains of 16 patients and watched how a thought developed in their heads.</b>• <b><br>The insights shed new light on how the prefrontal cortex coordinates activity in the brain, like a conductor.</b>• <b><br>The researchers</b> …

University of California

"THE FREE-STYLE" Essential Lessons For Emcees Part 1 | KRS-One

Amid #MeToo, Evangelicals Grapple With Misconduct In Their Own Churches

The #MeToo movement, having exposed alleged sexual misconduct from Hollywood to Capitol Hill and in board rooms and news rooms, has now reached into evangelical Christian circles, raising questions unique to that faith culture.<p>Christians focus deeply on a narrative of sin and redemption, but that …

Me Too movement

Pearl Jam Detail Short Summer Stadium Tour

Pearl Jam will embark on a short tour this summer, pairing their “Home Shows” in Seattle with “Away Shows” in Missoula, Montana, Chicago and …

Will the Times-Post Rivalry Be Donald Trump’s Doom?

The great newspaper war takes another bite out of Trump’s White House.<p>(A version of this column originally appeared on Poynter.org.)<p>It happened again Tuesday evening as it does most nights for <b>David Cohen</b>, former deputy director of the Central Intelligence Agency and onetime Undersecretary of the …

Writing an Autobiography - 9 Simple Steps

<b>Before writing an autobiography, read a variety of autobiographies published by mainstream publishers.</b> These books have been shaped and polished by …

The Writing Life: Digging Into The Past To Learn About The Present

Writing is a lonely profession. Let no one tell you otherwise.<p>This is what it comes down to: It's just you, your computer, and your stack of notebooks. Whether you're a journalist filing stories on tight deadlines, or a novelist, or someone who writes biographies - as I do - or assists a celebrity …

'Guwop: The Biopic' is Coming to a Theater Near You

Gucci Mane continues to be one of the most consistent rappers in the game. His troubled past likely fueled his drive for success, and motivated the …

Drake, Gucci Mane, Travis Scott, and More Mourn the Death of Fredo Santana

On Saturday morning, news spread about the death of Fredo Santana. <i>TMZ</i> reported that the Chicago rapper suffered a fatal seizure at his Los Angeles …

Gucci Mane - Mr. Davis

Since his release from prison last year, <b>Gucci Mane’s</b> victory lap has been essential viewing. There’s been clone rumours, a public proposal to Keyshia …

The 16 Best Books on Writing Memoir

Capturing Your Legacy in One Small Story<p>Alan Gelb<p>Writing coach Alan Gelb’s book is targeted specifically towards baby boomers: when this book was first published in 2015, he felt that baby boomers were staring down the barrel of their lives’ third act, not knowing what to do with it. According to …

Writing

How You Can Launch A Freelance Writing Career

If you have a way with words or a knack for telling stories, there's actually a way to monetize your golden tongue. Copywriting is one of those …

Writing

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The best safari tours and travel guides in Kenya and Tanzania

Image Credits: Pixabay<p>In eastern Africa in particular, countries such as Kenya and Tanzania are seeing massive booms in tourism. Last year in Kenya …

How To Create a Living Style Guide

Using a living style guide (LSG) to drive development is a practice that is gaining a lot of popularity because it has many advantages, including …

5 Ways To Get Your Crafting Mojo Back!

Are you stuck in a crafty rut, lacking ideas, or simply bored with the techniques you’re using? If so, it’s time to take a step back from your desk …

The Essential Travel Guide to Costa Rica (Infographic)

Costa Rica is home to rainforests, national parks and idyllic coastlines. With a number of beautiful spots and plenty of local dishes to try, it’s no …

Costa Rica

Learn the business skills that every employer is looking for with these affordable online classes

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>GoSkills<p>You don't have to have a business degree to excel in your career, but it certainly helps to be in-the-know about the common …

Project Management

15 DIY Teepees for Fun Kids’ Playrooms

The urban jungle feels so very constricting. It can be even more suffocating for kids at times with few avenues to express themselves and natural …

Work From Home 2018: The Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs

With mobile devices and videoconferencing technology becoming more widespread, telecommuting jobs are also becoming more common. They’re also highly coveted because they tend to offer greater work-life balance. The downside is that many such offers turn out to be too good to be true.<p>FlexJobs, a …

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6 DIYs to Try This Weekend

It was a short week, but somehow it went by kind of slow. And there was even a snow day in there, so I don’t know what kind of strange time warp is …