Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world. The amount money
Before Pinterest there was ... cigarette cards? We're big fans of double-duty tricks and surprising uses for household items around here. But it turns out that being extra clever with household staples
For one thing, don’t fear the micro-break. If you’re an average worker, you take a few minutes every hour to accomplish something besides what you’re paid to do. This was true long before cat GIFs and
Convenience cleansing cloths have had a makeover. Organic, 100 percent natural, and eco-friendly aren't features we normally associate with face wipes, the kings of cleansing convenience, but there's new
Pope Francis has already been called the most progressive and Internet-fluent pope in history (and perhaps the first feminist one, too), but here are five things you likely never knew about the 266th 1.
(CNN) — He's a fairly young man, wearing an ill-fitting suit. His thin neck is pronounced, giving way to an equally thin face and frame. We're meeting over a meal of sushi, something he specifically requested
(CNN) — The 3-year-old lies face down, his head to one side with his bottom slightly up -- the way toddlers like to sleep. But the water is lapping around his face and his body is lifeless. The boy, in
By Hugh Naylor Hugh Naylor Bio Follow BEIRUT — President Bashar al-Assad’s government has killed far more people in Syria this year than the Islamic State, monitoring organizations and analysts say, even
The 35-mile Gotthard Base Tunnel runs below the Swiss Alps. This week saw the completion of the new longest tunnel in the world. Construction began on the Gotthard Base Tunnel, which travels 35.4 miles
Computer engineer Hunter Scott wrote a Python script to enter virtually every Twitter contest started over the span of nine months. The bot ended up entering him in about 165,000 different “RT to win”
In layman's terms, that means that if you could theoretically acquire all the shares of HTC, it would cost you less than the cash HTC holds — meaning HTC would effectively be paying you to acquire the
But when people conquer those fears, the places they go and views they see can be truly breathtaking. Reuters curated a series of images of brave individuals who take the concept of "living on the edge"
No more "#squad goals" or "Just, FYI," please. Retire these useless phrases immediately. As new verbal memes bubble up on the Internet, one has to decide what to make of them and whether to embrace the
And now the oil market is looking at a future that is "unprecedented." In a note to clients this week, analysts at Goldman Sachs took a look at the market and the supply glut that has been blamed for collapse
DETROIT (Reuters) - It’s crunch time for Tesla Motors. New all-wheel-drive versions of the Tesla Model S car are lined up for test drives in Hawthorne, California October 9, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Southside Social, which opened in Edinburgh on Monday evening, wants to train young people to work in hospitality and will donate its profits to charity A new drinking hole has opened in Edinburgh that