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Byron Wien explains simply why America's wealth inequality is getting worse

But it is worth considering what may be the factors exacerbating the disparity.<p>In his recent commentary, Byron Wien, the vice chairman of Blackstone Advisery Partners, offered some thoughts as to why the inequality gap in the US has grown wider since 2000.<p>He argues that it has something to do with …

Clean Eating Dessert Recipes

Who says desserts can't be healthy? By utilizing ingredients like fresh fruit, dark chocolate, and dairy, you can create clean eating desserts that …

Try this spicy Moroccan carrot salad recipe for Meatless Monday

This salad may look rather simple, but Yotam Ottolenghi's spicy Moroccan carrot salad is packed with bright and robust flavors. Tender but crunchy carrots are combined with caramelized onion, garlic, chile, cloves, coriander, cinnamon, paprika, cumin, preserved lemon and fresh cilantro leaves. …

A Law Professor Explains Why You Should Never Talk to Police

James Duane says you shouldn't say anything to a cop for any reason, you shouldn't plead the Fifth, and you shouldn't stay silent. So what should you do?<p>James Duane doesn't think you should ever talk to the police. Not just, "Don't talk to the police if you're accused of a crime," or, "Don't talk …

Gary Johnson just failed Foreign Policy 101 on live TV in a truly cringeworthy moment

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson inflicted serious harm on his already uphill battle to be taken seriously in the 2016 campaign Thursday …

Iraq gears up for late-year push to retake Mosul from Islamic State | Reuters

QAYYARA AIRBASE, Iraq (Reuters) - The U.S.-led war on Islamic State has depleted the group’s funds, leadership and foreign fighters, but the biggest battle yet is expected later this year in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul, where Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared his “caliphate” two years ago.<p>U.S. …

Middle East

Reading has been proven to help sharpen one extremely important emotion

"Fiction might be the mind's flight simulator," Keith Oatley wrote in a new review of the research on reading and mental health, published Tuesday in Trends in Cognitive Sciences.<p>Research into the psychological impact of literature suggests that when we read stories in which characters are rich and …

5 years of studying rich people taught me they have a set of unwavering beliefs that the rest of us don't

In my five-year Rich Habits study of 233 rich people and 128 poor people (you can see the criteria for each on my website), I discovered that your beliefs dictate your circumstances in life. Those who are wealthy have different beliefs than those who are poor or stuck in the middle class.<p>We adopt …

The 3 Best Bras Ever, According to Real Women

The hunt for the perfect bra seems like a never-ending battle that women around the world struggle with on a daily basis. Where should you turn for …

Clothing

The Broke Girl’s Guide To The Best Summer Beauty Launches

From our friends at The Zoe Report<p><i>Curated by Rachel Zoe and her team of editors and stylists, The Zoe Report is not only your stop for all things fashion and beauty but all-around lifestyle as well. Check out their site for everything from shopping tips to dating advice, to the latest in celebrity</i> …

Beauty

5 Bold Summer Hair Trends That Are Taking Instagram By Storm

Hair for daze<p>If you found yourself inspired by watermelon hair, emoji hair, or glow-in-the-dark hair this season, prepare to add five more swoon-worthy trends to your list of summer musts.<p>As always, when it comes to the next big thing in beauty, leave it to Instagram to be ahead of the game. We did …

Hair

Plan to buy 400-bed European cruise liner and sail it to New Zealand to ease housing crisis gets mixed reaction<p>A group of New Zealand businessman have come up with an idea to help New Zealand’s homeless – place them on a cruise ship.<p>Charity groups in Auckland estimate hundreds of people are …

Housing

Authorities investigate after 17-year-old died under general anaesthetic in a private hospital, despite FGM being illegal in the country<p>Egyptian prosecutors are investigating the death of a teenage girl during a female genital mutilation operation at a private hospital.<p>Mayar Mohamed Mousa, 17, died …

Female Genital Mutilation

37 Wise Quotes That Will Inspire Your Happiness and Success | Inc.com

We all want to be happy and successful, but no matter how positive we try to be, sometimes events can overtake us--bringing us down. When you feel uninspired, take a few minutes to read the words of some very inspiring people. You just might get the lift you need to take you to your happy (and …

Motivation

How to tell if someone is stealing your Wi-Fi?

Is your Wi-Fi connection sometimes a little sluggish or unresponsive? Perhaps your monthly allowance seems to run out a little too quickly? If that’s the case, then it’s possible that someone might be piggybacking on your home wireless network. This guide will walk you through a few tips to check …

Wi-Fi

The new book 'The Other Slavery' will make you rethink American history

It is not often that a single work of history can change the course of an entire field and upset the received notions and received knowledge of the generations but that is exactly what "The Other Slavery" does. Andrés Reséndez boldly argues that slavery, not necessarily disease and misfortune, was …

Black History

Did you know? There are 6 ways travel can improve your personality

Travel is something we often feel compelled to do or at the very least fantasize about doing it. We link it to adventure, escape, relaxation, and soul-searching. Whatever notions we might have about the transformative power of long-term travelling, it turns out we’re not actually too far from the …

Best views in New Zealand: 10 great lookouts

When it’s time to get high, look no further than New Zealand – a country with more hills, peaks and points than you can shake a (very long) stick at. Many of the grandest vistas are in the wilderness, so you’ll have to haul yourself uphill to reach them. But here we bring you some spectacular …

Brazil president says she won't quit after impeachment vote

Expressing outrage over the congressional vote to open impeachment proceedings against her, President Dilma Rousseff says she will not resign and vows to keep fighting the forces arrayed against her.<p>The defiant comments came at a Monday news conference at the presidential palace, which was …

Brazil

Supreme Court hears immigration case — and starts with tough questions for lawyers

Maria Bilbao and her family had a lot of hope when President Barack Obama announced executive action to expand programs to give many undocumented immigrants a way to temporarily live and work in the US without so much fear.<p>The Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Legal Permanent Residents …

Step Up Your Bedroom Style: Doable DIY Headboard Ideas

Chances are your bed is the focal point of your bedroom, and since the headboard is the focal point of your bed, it has a huge impact on the look of …

20 Cheap and Easy Home Fixes

1 of 21<p>Trouble Spot: Tired Room<p>If adding paint or wallpaper seems too extreme or time-consuming, you can still give a tired room a new look by …

Republican strategist files $4m libel suit against Trump and his campaign

Donald Trump’s campaign manager allegedly boasted that the Republican frontrunner’s campaign “could do what they wanted with Fox” and that the cable news channel was on their side, according to a libel lawsuit filed by a Republican strategist.<p>In the $4m defamation lawsuit filed on Monday in New …

Donald Trump

Why Every Billionaire Invests in Real Estate

This guide is going to show you some of the reasons you should be investing in real estate--and not just in startups.<p>If you are someone who is looking to invest money, you may think one good option is to look at startups. However, there are also compelling reasons to be investing in real estate, …

Republicans and Democrats hate income inequality, but not as much as they hate each other

A majority of Americans of both parties believe that the gap between rich and poor is getting larger, making the issue a prominent one on the campaign trail this year.<p>But you’d be wrong if you thought this meant there was any kind of consensus among Democrats and Republicans on the issue. What is …

Helpful DIY Organizers for Small Household Items

Finding a spot for large sports equipment is one storage woe, but so is finding ways to organize all the little things in your life. They may be …

This Home Decor Color Trend Will Rule in 2016, According to Pinterest

Alright, we wouldn’t call it cheating, but there’s a new color combo on the scene, and it’s seriously giving the pantone colors of the year a run for their money. After all, who better to call the shots on what colors we should <i></i>be pinning than Pinterest? That’s right, the Pinterest colors of the …

Home Decorating