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Have the Right Tools for Retirement

Five Steps That Will Make Post-Employment Easier<p>You wouldn’t play golf without a full set of clubs. Don’t go into retirement without a fully equipped retirement toolbox.<p>Retirement brings the freedom to explore a new stage of life. But for many, after years of working for others, it also means …

Retirement

15 Unavoidable Stages You Go Through After Getting Cheated On

<i>This post originally appeared on Bustle.</i><p><i>By Kat George</i><p>The worst thing about getting cheated on is that the pain doesn't end when the infidelity does, or even when the relationship does. Once you've found out you were betrayed, kicked the loser who hurt you out of your life, and found yourself alone …

Relationships

Why Venezuela Is The 'Most Miserable' Country In The World, Again

For the second year in a row Venezuela has topped the "Misery Index," an annual list compiled by The Cato Institute. The list combines data about a country's inflation rate, interest rates, and unemployment. It also factors any slides in GDP growth.<p>In short, the reason Venezuela has held its …

Venezuela

Coloradan sentenced for trying to join ISIS

<b>Denver, Colorado (CNN) —</b> A federal judge gave a four-year prison sentence Friday to a 19-year-old Colorado woman who admitted guilt in wanting to become an ISIS bride and participate in its jihad in the Mideast.<p>Shannon Maureen Conley is one of the first Americans to be sentenced for conspiracy to …

The Best Laptops You Can Buy

Maybe it's a bit more clunky than you thought when you carry it in your bag during a commute. Perhaps the screen is too reflective for your liking when you're watching Netflix. And worst of all, what if the battery life is much shorter than you expected?<p>We've researched some of the best laptops on …

Consumer Tech

Rio De Janeiro Is Breaking One Big Promise That Helped It Land The 2016 Olympics

Brazilian officials' promise to cut the flow of pollutants into the bay by 80 percent was a key part of the city's Olympic bid document and widely held up as among the most enduring legacies of the games. But with just 1 1/2 years to go before the showcase event, it has become increasingly clear …

Brazil

China Dismisses Edward Snowden Claim That Its Spies Stole F-35 Fighter Design As 'Groundless'

<b>Update as of 5:10am EST:</b> China dismissed allegations that it stole data related to Lockheed Martin's F-35 Joint Strike Fighter as “groundless” on …

Hip-Hop Label Boss A$AP Yams Has Died at Age 26

The brains behind Harlem’s critically acclaimed rap collective A$AP Mob, Steve Rodriguez — who was popularly known as A$AP Yams — has died.<p>The …

North Korea will suspend nuclear tests if US calls off South Korea military drills

North Korea has offered to suspend nuclear tests if the US cancels its annual military drills with South Korea.<p>Through its official KCNA news agency, Pyongyang called on Washington to “contribute to easing tension on the Korean peninsula” by temporarily suspending the military exercises in South …

George Zimmerman Arrested For Aggravated Assault With Weapon

George Zimmerman was arrested late Friday for aggravated assault and domestic violence with a weapon after allegedly throwing a wine bottle at his girlfriend, Florida police and his lawyer said.<p>The 31-year-old was detained at 10 p.m in Lake Mary, near Orlando, his booking record shows. At a …