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What We Know About Work Now That We Are Older

Love your job, but love your family more!<p>A few years ago, Huff/Post 50 opened a conversation on what lessons we had learned about work, now that we were older. We revisited that same discussion this week, and guess what? Little has changed. Here is some of what our Facebook friends<p>had to say:<p>Dango …

26 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

You can't get to the top by behaving like everyone else.<p>Highly successful people don't rise to the top by behaving like everyone else. They understand that achieving great things means getting more done, taking excellent care of their bodies and thinking in ways which promote greatness. Here are …

14 Reasons You're Always Tired

Lack of sleep isn't the only thing sapping your energy. Little things you do (and don't do) can exhaust you both mentally and physically, which can …

Science says the difference between a friend and a best friend comes down to two things

Teaching someone how to make friends is like teaching someone how to ride a bike — <i>you say this, you put your foot here, do you get it now?</i><p>That is to say, it's all kind of intuitive: When it's working, you'll know.<p>But a new scientific paper, which was published in the Journal of Social and Personal …

The one baseball's been waiting for

So far, the two-way sensation is living up to Ruthian expectations. But how will he possibly keep this up? We trace his journey back to Japan in …

The country deserves a compromise Supreme Court nominee. Neil Gorsuch isn’t one.

If Republicans refuse to compromise, Democrats should filibuster.<p>The problem with Neil Gorsuch’s nomination for the Supreme Court is not Neil Gorsuch. He is, by all accounts, a brilliant jurist and a kind man. But he is an extremely conservative judge at a moment when an extremely conservative …

Four Ways to Figure Out What You Really Want to Do with Your Life

We've all hit that point where we can't figure out exactly what we really want to do with our lives. It can come when you're 18 or when you're 50, …

What Happens To Your Body While You're Sitting | HuffPost

How language is processed by your brain

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you read a sentence (such as this one) about kicking a ball, neurons related to the motor function of your leg and foot will be activated in your brain. Similarly, if you talk about cooking garlic, neurons associated with smelling will fire up. Since it is almost impossible to do or …

Language Learning

Pokémon GO and 10 More Apps That Make You Exercise

July 2016 might as well be renamed, "The Month of Pokémon GO." Released to iOS and Android on July 5th, within two weeks the nostalgic 90s game that …

Can You Imagine Donald Trump Hosting A Town Hall On Race In America?

Yes, this is something we really have to think about.<p>On Thursday, President Barack Obama held a “National Conversation” on race, and even though it left much to be desired, his comments about policing and the black community start to look a little better when you consider who might take his place …

A thirsty Pasadena lawn morphs into a stunning, drought-tolerant habitat for hummingbirds

We're asking Southern California readers to share photos of their lawn-to-drought-garden makeovers. Here's how one Pasadena homeowner did it:<p>Thirst is a relative term when it comes to David Rose's Pasadena yard, as he exchanged water-hungry St. Augustine grass for a hummingbird habitat filled with …

5 Scary Health Effects Of Sleep Deprivation During The Teen Years

90 percent of teens are sleep deprived -- and the health costs could be significant.<p>Sleep loss can take a devastating toll on the mind and body at any stage of life, from early childhood to older adulthood. But for teenagers, who are at a critical stage of development, skipping out on sleep can be …

Robert Reich: America’s economy is immoral

The former secretary of labor on the decline in basic decency of our business leaders — and what it means for us<p>Robert Reich<p>September 9, 2015 3:14pm (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on Robert Reich’s blog.<p>An economy depends fundamentally on public morality; some shared standards about what sorts of …

Sotomayor doesn't feel like she 'belongs' on the Supreme Court, and that might make her its most valuable justice

She is so much an outsider, in fact, that at one point Sotomayor described herself as being stuck outside <i>her own body</i>—at least for a year and a half after she was tapped for the highest court in the land.<p>On the day her nomination was announced, she said, "I felt like my spirit had left my body … I …

The stock market is seeing 'one of the lowest risk periods of the past forty years'

Risk-adjusted return measures have been around for some time now, but following the financial crisis professional money managers and asset allocators zeroed in on these formulaic performance metrics like never before.<p>One of the most well-known risk-adjusted return formulas, the Sharpe Ratio, is …

California hits highest water conservation levels yet

Californians reduced their May water usage by 28.9 percent. The drop marks the greatest increase in month-to-month savings since Governor Jerry Brown …

Jon Stewart Mocks California’s Water Conservation Efforts and ‘Jurassic World’ (Video)

L.A.-based correspondent Al Madrigal joins him in New York for a “drought rumspringa”<p>Jon Stewart mocked California’s water conservation efforts in wake of the serious drought the state is facing, and took a shot at “Jurassic World” in the process on Wednesday night.<p>“California as you know is going …

California drinking water: Not just vanishing, but also widely contaminated

California's drought is 'a harbinger of the coming global water crisis'

Analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch think it's going to get a lot worse.<p><b>"We view the unprecedented drought in California as a harbinger of the coming global water crisis,"</b> BAML strategists wrote in a note to clients on Tuesday.<p>"By 2050E, 45% of projected GDP is at risk, with as many as 50 …

If You Only Read One Book About the Water Crisis: ‘Cadillac Desert’

Los Angeles and Phoenix would not exist without it. Nor would the Hoover Dam or the fabled agricultural production of California. Probably not one …

Water

This Is the Single Biggest Threat to Boomers' Retirement Savings

401(k) balances for longtime savers soared to $250,000, but many are taking big risks in the stock market.<p>IRA and 401(k) balances are holding steady …

4 New Parenting Tips That Will Make Your Kids Awesome

Parenting tips are everywhere but most have zero legitimate research behind them. So what does science have to say? And how can you remember what’s …

In Bed with Arianna: Tips for Getting More (and Better) Sleep

More by Parade<p>What’s high-powered Arianna Huffington’s secret to success?<p>“Sleep,” she says, “ranks No. 1.” Coming from the founder of the <i>Huffington</i> …

The top TED talks that will change the way you work and live

These inspirational TED talks will challenge how you think and communicate at work and in your everyday life<p>With alumni ranging from Stephen Hawking to Bill Gates, TED talks have become a global phenomenon since <b>Al Gore gave one of the first ever</b> adresses in 2006.<p>We gathered some of the most-viewed …

How did this monster get created? The decades of GOP lies that brought us Donald Trump, Republican front-runner

<b>(AP)</b><p>Donald Trump did not happen overnight. He’s the product of a dangerous, cynical GOP strategy that dates back years<p>Heather Cox Richardson<p>July 19, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>How did America get to such a place that someone like Donald Trump can command a lead in the Republican primaries? Trump is the …

The Top Complaints from Employees About Their Leaders

If you’re the kind of boss who fails to make genuine connections with your direct reports, take heed: 91% of employees say communication issues can drag executives down, according to results from our new Interact/Harris Poll, which was conducted online with roughly 1,000 U.S. workers.<p>In the survey, …