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U.S. Army Relocates Its Korean Military Base South Of Seoul

At South Korea's insistence, the U.S. Army is leaving Yongsan Garrison for Camp Humphreys, 55 miles south of Seoul — a base that is no longer outside the range of North Korean artillery.<p>Transcript<p>MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST:<p>President Trump spoke about the mass shooting in Texas during a press …

D.E.A. Says Hondurans Opened Fire During a Drug Raid. A Video Suggests Otherwise.

WASHINGTON — The Drug Enforcement Administration has for five years steadfastly defended the behavior of its agents in a late-night drug seizure carried out with Honduran forces on the remote Mosquito Coast, a mission that resulted in the deaths of four Honduran civilians.<p>In the D.E.A.’s view, the …

Microsoft built treehouse workspaces for its employees at the Washington campus

Microsoft is known for offering unique perks to its employees, and now the company has built treehouse workspaces for its employees, as part of its …

Employment

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Amazon's new education tool helps students become better writers

Amazon's been ramping up its efforts in the education space since 2013, when it acquired TenMarks. The ed-tech startup helps teachers and parents create easy-to-digest curriculums for young students, which up until today were all about math. But now, Amazon is introducing TenMarks Writing, a …

Education Technology

The secret to finding good workers? This small business knows

<b>FREDERICK, Colo.</b> -- Colorado manufacturer Aqua-Hot has a lively business making heating equipment for recreational vehicles and trucks. Now if it …

7 Effective Ways to Run Your Small Business like a Big Business CEO

Business individuals who think less like entrepreneurs, and more like big brands and their CEOs have a good shot at making long haul progress. We …

How to fly on a private jet for under $150

(Gulfstream)<p>From where to find last-minute deals to routes with big discounts, here are five ways to fly private for a steal.

Figures on government spending and debt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars. The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.<p>Total …

How to get out of debt: Tips to help you get back on your feet - and budgeting advice to keep you on track

Around eight million people in the UK regularly miss bill repayments or feel overwhelmed by their debts.<p>Yet despite the reality, just one in five …

Personal Finance

The 5 Coaching Habits of Excellent Leaders

Excellent leaders really work to build these habits to elevate their team's performance<p>The poem titled, "Who am I?" by an unknown author is poignant:<p><i>I am your constant companion.</i><p><i>I am your greatest helper or heaviest burden.</i><p><i>I will push you onward or drag you down to failure.</i><p><i>I am completely at your</i> …

Leadership

How to Be a Part-Time Day Trader

How Much Work Being Part-Time Really Takes<p>Updated September 05, 2017<p>You may be interested in day trading, but don't want to pursue it as a career or …

Trading

Manage Lead Transform Your Way to Maximized Productivity

To most people, <b>Manage Lead Transform: A Project Manager’s Guide to Reducing Project Timelines by 50% or More</b> sounds like the title of yet another …

How the CIA Came to Doubt the Official Story of JFK’s Murder

Newly released documents from long-secret Kennedy assassination files raise startling questions about what top agency officials knew and when they knew it.<p>After the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in November 1963, the CIA appeared eager, even desperate, to embrace the version of events …

Mexico City

Here's why small businesses fail

For any new entrepreneur, it's natural to be optimistic.<p>Whether that person has a world-changing idea or is starting a new coffee shop, the glass has to be half full that the business will succeed. Otherwise, what is the point of starting a new company in the first place?<p>The harsh reality<p>Today's …

A Navy SEAL's 15 Pillars of Resilient Teams

Resilient organizations last long and navigate change better than anyone else. Here are 15 reasons why.<p>One of our SEAL brothers was shot 27 times before proceeding to dispose of the four attackers surrounding him. He then walked himself to the medevac helicopter. Resilient teams are made up of …

Leadership

Dave Ramsey's 5 Budgeting Tips for Small-Business Owners

America's foremost personal finance guru weighs in on small-business budgeting.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has an affiliate partnership with Hurdlr so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>You may have heard of Dave Ramsey …

Small Business

Study shows ancient Canaanites survived divine call in Bible for them to be wiped out

The ancient Canaanites survived a divine call for their elimination and went on to become modern-day Lebanese, a study has found.<p>According to the Bible, God had ordered the Israelites to exterminate the Canaanites, a people who lived between 3,000 and 4,000 years ago in the Middle East.<p>“You shall …

$5 billion in student loans may be dismissed because the lender lost the paperwork

The National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts, which holds 800,000 private loans and is one of the country's largest owners of private student loans, is at the center of the legal dispute, The Times reports.<p>Borrowers are failing to repay more than $5 billion of the $12 billion in private student …

This free ‘robot lawyer’ will help you beat Uncle Sam anywhere in the United States

The United States is a democracy, where every citizen has the right to be treated fairly by the legal system, but unfortunately things don’t always …

Features That Should Guide Your Personal Finance Software Choice

How to Choose Personal Finance Software<p>Updated May 11, 2017<p>Whether you're new to personal finance software and you need to know what money management …

The Next Recession: We Are Witnessing The Largest Twin Bubbles In History

In the coming years, we will have to deal with the largest twin bubbles in history. It’s global debt (especially government debt) and the even larger bubble of government promises.<p>Together, these twin bubbles make up what investor John Mauldin calls “The Great Reset.” Nobody can tell how this …

'Making A Murderer' Confession Coerced, Appeals Court Affirms

The ruling may mean freedom for Brendan Dassey.<p>The murder confession of a Wisconsin man featured in the Netflix series “Making a Murderer” was coerced, a federal appeals panel ruled Thursday, affirming a lower court decision.<p>Brendan Dassey, now 27, didn’t admit “from his own free will” that he …

Navy Seal testifies about wound during Bowe Bergdahl search

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — A former Navy Seal testified Wednesday that his military career ended when he was shot in the leg during a hastily planned …

Ready to Buy Your First Stock? Try These.

Investing in the stock market is not as simple as going into the store to make a purchase. Buying stocks involves setting up a brokerage account, …

Investing

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Recruitment

NBC News Exclusive: Memo Shows Watergate Prosecutors Had Evidence Nixon White House Plotted Violence

Watergate prosecutors had evidence that operatives for then-President Richard Nixon planned an assault on anti-war demonstrators in 1972, including potentially physically attacking Vietnam whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg, according to a never-before-published memo obtained by NBC News.<p>The document, …

The 10 worst money mistakes to make in your 30s

1. Saving too much in the wrong places.<p>Investing is important, but oftentimes people in their 30s have placed too much emphasis on the 401(k) or …

Learn How to Calculate Monthly Interest By Following These Easy Steps

Calculating interest month-by-month is an essential skill. You’ll often see interest rates quoted as an annual percentage, but sometimes it’s more …

Personal Finance