Jon Burrows

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Here's the most worrying sign from the latest report on Russia's recession

However, analysts at Capital Economics caution that there's also something alarming about the data: there was a slowdown in December.<p>Preliminary GDP data showed that the Russian economy shrank 3.7% in 2015, less than expectations for a 3.8% drop.<p>Additionally, analysts estimate that the economy …


How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress.<p>Studies …

1949 Jaguar XK120 by autoidiodyssey on Flickr

Clinton, planning to attend funeral, reflects on Mandela’s advice during impeachment crisis

Former President Bill Clinton told Fox News in an interview on Friday he's planning to attend funeral services for the late South African President Nelson Mandela, the man with whom he forged a close bond when they were both in office in the 1990s and he took advice from during the impeachment …

The Scary Thing About the Massive Surge in GDP

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Can economic growth ever be scary?<p>It can when you look at today’s GDP report.<p>Economic activity, as measured by third-quarter gross domestic product, rose by a stunning 3.6 percent, a sharp revision higher than the original estimate of 2.8 …

Best Trips 2014

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

National Parks

15 Breathtaking Images Of Cities Viewed From High Above

Whenever you visit a city anywhere in the world, some of the hardest shots to take are those sprawling images of the city beneath you.<p>Unless you’re …

Picture of the Day: The Crown of Palaces

THE CROWN OF PALACES<p>Photograph by Francisco Martins<p>The Taj Mahal (which literally translates to ‘crown of palaces’) is a white marble mausoleum …

Edgar Degas