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California police worked with neo-Nazis to pursue 'anti-racist' activists, documents show

Officers expressed sympathy with white supremacists and sought their help to target counter-protesters after a violent 2016 rally, according to court documents<p>California police investigating a violent white nationalist event worked with white supremacists in an effort to identify counter-protesters …

Rights & Freedoms

Mutant Crayfish Clones Itself

Show me the weather in... city, zip, or place<p>Recently searched<p><i>No items to display</i><p>more_vert<p>Remove<p>Do you want to save this location?<p>YesNo<p>Add …

Giant Lobsters Could Go Extinct

A man who retired at 34 shares a spreadsheet that helped him get there

Tab 1: Balances<p>Balances is the finances-at-a-glance tab.<p>Brandon uses the website Personal Capital to track his spending and saving, and inputs those …

How Developers Can Make Recurring Revenue as an Amazon Affiliate

You know how we’ve been discussing finding more and better clients for WordPress, right? Have you ever thought about creating an Amazon affiliate …

Millions of college students are so terrified of loans they're turning to 'sugar daddies' for help paying for school

The student debt crisis in the US has gotten so bad, there's a growing group of young women — and some men — who are taking an unconventional approach to paying for college.<p>Through dating websites like SeekingArrangement.com, sugar babies, as they're called, partner up with wealthy, often older, …

Stop Beginning Your Speeches with 'Good Morning and Thank You' and Start With This Instead

It doesn't matter how compelling your presentation is if you haven't grabbed your audience's attention in the first few seconds.<p>Every presentation is an opportunity to make an impression. You can either use your pitch to build credibility, engagement and buy-in, or blow the chance to share your …

Public Speaking

Scientists think they've discovered a fourth type of fuel for humans — beyond carbs, fat, and protein

The nutrition label on a shot-size bottle of this clear, odorless liquid defies traditional explanation. It contains 120 calories — roughly the equivalent of a hearty slice of bread — yet it has no fat, no protein, and no carbohydrates.<p>Those calories instead come from ketones, an ingredient that …

No, Vox, ‘Small Government’ Does Not Mean White Nationalism

According to a recent article in Vox, conservatives who denounce government overreach aren’t really concerned about burdensome regulations.<p>No—it …

Rights & Freedoms

Top 5 Must-Read Investment Books for Beginners

If you want to bone up on your investment skills a good place to start is reading a book. However, the trouble with financial tomes is that they’re a …

Investing

Why Micro Income Streams Are Better Than One Big Payday

Passive income opportunities have never been so accessible.<p>It's probably not a surprise that entrepreneurs experience more anxiety than their employee counterparts. A Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index found that 45% of entrepreneurs said they were stressed out, 3 percentage points more than other …

Small Business

2 ways to analyze an income statement

However, you can't look at these financials in isolation - it's important to compare a company's results to other companies in the selected industry, companies outside of the industry, and against other years to determine whether or not that company might actually be an attractive investment.<p>This …

Here's the Average Net Worth in the United States

The median net worth in the United States is heavily influenced by home ownership and participation in retirement savings plans, including …

Scientists, and their moral duty to resist trumpism

A trio of "scientists against a fascist government" set out a program for resisting trumpism with science, delving into the moral duty of scientists …

Black Panther Party

Google removes restrictions from free version of Data Studio, its tool for creating customized reports

Google is making its data analytics and visualization tool Data Studio infinitely more appealing this week with the news that it’s removing the five-report limit from the free version of the software.<p>First unveiled as part its Google Analytics Suite 360 announcement in March 2016, Google Data …

Google blurs the line between websites and Android apps

With its latest Chrome Beta release, Google has given app-like websites called "Progressive Web Apps" a higher status on Android. If you launch a site like Flipkart Lite in the latest Android Chrome beta, you'll now get the option "add to home screen," where it'll appear like any other app on your …

3 Reasons Email Campaigns Remain the Best Marketing Tool

Mobile phones have made email inboxes portable, so that no one is ever really offline. Take advantage of that.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I used to think that email marketing’s days were numbered. But, as a recent study from marketing technology pioneer …

Marketing

There are a lot of problems with Trump's 20% border tax idea

On Thursday, President Donald Trump and his administration debuted a series of new economic talking points on trade.<p>Trump, in a speech to Republican lawmakers in Philadelphia, called for a change in the tax code to reduce trade deficits.<p>"We're working on a tax reform bill that will reduce our trade …

'He's Going to Continue to Create Chaos'

Dan P. McAdams, the author of The Atlantic’s June 2016 cover story “The Mind of Donald Trump,” shares what he learned about Trump and what might be expected during his presidency.<p>Months before the 2016 U.S. presidential election took place, Dan P. McAdams, a psychology professor at Northwestern …

MH370: officials say piece of aircraft wing found on Mauritius is from missing plane

Boeing 777 wing flap was found in May and analysed by experts at the Australian Transport Safety Bureau<p>A piece of an aircraft wing found on the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius has been identified as belonging to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Malaysian and Australian officials said …

Airplanes

25 Books Guaranteed to Make You a Better Writer

Everyone has a story to tell. And pretty much everyone (at least everyone of a certain variety) has dreamed about writing that story down and sharing …

Writing