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You're Not a Man Unless You Can Cook These 5 Meals

You may not be the next Wolfgang Puck, but we think every guy should know his way around the kitchen to some degree. Cooking skills are essential, …

These 7 Cool Tech Tools Can Help You Change Your Life

Want to break a bad habit or start a good one? Tech can help.<p>Changing your habits is hard. Really hard. Maybe that's why there are so many experts offering advice on exactly how to approach your quest for a better lifestyle.<p>No doubt many of these tips are helpful, but as with any difficult …

Why A Personal Assistant Should Be Every Entrepreneur's First Hire

Most of the small business and solo professionals I know don’t have an assistant. Whether they are an independent consultant, coach, professional speaker, writer, or even a startup CEO, they consider an administrative assistant a waste of money.<p>Why spend on an admin when I know how to use a …

Entrepreneurship

8 Horrible Work Habits You NEED to Break RN

You’ve busted your butt to become an amazing employee, from pouring over productivity tips in your free time to figuring out how to communicate like an adult at work so that you project athlete-level confidence on the job. Yas, girl! But a few seemingly innocent behaviors can shape what your …

Comment on This Is the Tech That Will Make Learning as Addictive as Video Games by Booperkit

I agree somewhat. Also stating that it will be free ‘like Google’ is a bit silly too. People pay to access the Internet and for the hardware they use …

Angry Birds

This Totally Counterintuitive Mind Trick Will Make You Much Happier

Chasing happiness usually backfires. Try this instead.<p>Happiness is an important life goal for a lot of people, so we should spend a lot of time thinking about how to be happy, right? Actually, no. Thinking a lot about happiness is a pretty surefire way to make yourself miserable, according to a …

Colombian officials claim biggest cocaine bust in country's history

National police agency says 50 commandos seized 8 tons of cocaine on banana plantation that was apparently destined for the Caribbean and then the US<p>Colombian authorities say they have made the biggest cocaine seizure in the history of a country long plagued by traffic in the drug.<p>The national …

Tequila is one of the healthiest booze choices

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo doesn’t have to make for a massive hangover. While many associate tequila with nauseous Jose Cuervo nights and nasty …

The marijuana industry just scored a huge legal victory without setting foot inside court

The DOJ's decision to drop the case could gesture a "new model" for dealing with marijuana, Robert MacCoun, a law professor and drug-policy expert at Stanford University, told SF Gate.<p>"The framework is moving from the war on drugs to tricky issues of regulation, taxation and who is going to be in …

Cannabis

How I Built a Billion-Dollar Company

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Photographer shares 'haunting' photos of abandoned theme park

A San Marcos, Texas, amusement park that was once “full of life” for photographer Andy Heatwole later became a “haunting” place of serenity.<p>The now-long-gone Aquarena Springs acted as Heatwole’s eerie backdrop when he photographed the abandoned resort and park between 2005 and 2012 for his gallery, …

Drake's 'Views': 6 songs you need to hear off his new album

An agonizing one year and nine months ago, Drake announced his fourth solo album (originally titled <i>Views from the 6</i>, but shortened simply to <i>Views</i> this past week). Not that it's been radio silence ever since: The Toronto rapper had his biggest year yet in 2015, thanks in part to a surprise mixtape</i> …

Found: the Brain's Binge-Drinking Reward Circuit

It's the first time that modern medicine has identified how the feedback loop works.<p>If you've ever seen a friend or family member who cannot stop …

Hail and possible tornadoes hit Northern California as Southland preps for stormy weather

A storm system moving across Northern California on Wednesday brought scattered showers, marble-sized hail and even a light coating of snow, and forecasters expect the stormy weather will arrive in Central and Southern California later in the evening.<p>The thunderstorms mostly began in the afternoon, …

You Only Need to Exercise for 1 Minute, Says Study

Is one minute all we need?<p>A packed schedule may no longer be a reason to avoid working out. According to a “sophisticated” study highlighted by <i>New</i> …

Prosecutor: Hundreds of pot plants grown where 8 were killed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Four days after the calculated killings of eight people in rural Ohio, a prosecutor revealed Monday that marijuana was found at …

Crime

What's the Difference Between Prawns and Shrimp? (Plus 10 Ways to Cook with Both)

Get your crustaceans straight.<p><i>Prawn</i> isn’t just British for <i>shrimp</i>. The two sea creatures, while similar in flavor and deliciousness, have their …

U.S.-Mexico drug tunnel spanned 800 yards, held 2 tons of cocaine

<b>(CNN) —</b> A drug-trafficking tunnel nearly half a mile long underneath the California-Mexico border was discovered by federal agents, the U.S. Attorney's Office said Wednesday.<p>Two tons of cocaine and seven tons of marijuana, worth nearly $22 million, were seized by federal agents who believe this to …

Mexico