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F-U-N-D-E-D: New rules mean you, too, can be a startup owner

Beginning Friday, crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo can give the public the chance to be startup owners, not just donors.<p>"Unless you're a rich person, you can't participate in the next Facebook or Apple or Tesla. Friday opens that up."<p>Ron Miller, CEO of StartEngine

Startups

3 Social Security Facts Almost No One Knows

Image: SSA.<p>Tens of millions of Americans receive Social Security, but very few of them truly understand the ins and outs of the program. Indeed, there are many aspects of Social Security that almost no one really knows; yet they can have a huge impact on your financial prospects in retirement. …

Here's Why a Lawnmower Roomba Wouldn't Kill Anybody

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

The Hunger Games

Black bears charge at tourists in US national park

Tourists at Yellowstone National Park in the US have been chased over a bridge by a family of black bears.<p>A black bear and her three cubs surprised the visitors when they appeared on a bridge lined with sightseers.<p>Lindsey Janis reported that story for ABC News.

National Parks

HSBC Advises Clients Against Fossil Fuel Investment

The fossil fuel divestment campaign is picking up steam.<p>Often dismissed as unwise by oil industry proponents and criticized as a distraction even by …

Energy

Tesla's $13,000 battery could keep your home online in a blackout

Elon Musk has hinted at device to be unveiled this week, and analyst Trip Chowdhry sees big benefits for those who ‘always want to be connected’<p>Elon Musk is a man who likes to make waves. Whether it’s privatizing space exploration or shaking up commuting with the Hyperloop high speed transport …

Tesla

Google Executive Killed in Everest Avalanche After Nepal Quake

An executive at Google was killed when a 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal on Saturday morning and started an avalanche on Mount Everest, where …

Mountaineering

NCAA Sweet 16 Action: In Pictures

Houston

See Bold Alternate Helmet Designs For All 32 NFL Teams

The problem with the current helmets? The logos are apparently way too small.<p>Football season may be months and months away–or just weeks behind us, if you’re living in the past–but the business of the NFL has been successfully marketed as 365-day entertainment. (Just check out the enthusiasm the …