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5 Bad Financial Habits To Kick In 2016

The New Year is upon us, which means like a lot of people, you might be taking a good hard look at your financial life and vowing to spend less and save more this year. Really. This is the year.<p>However, since bad habits can derail even the best of intentions, it pays to look at the routines you’ve …

The 15 Best Movies Of 2014

We've pulled together the best-critiqued movies of the year, according to review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes.

Beatles - I Will (Ukulele Instrumental Cover + TAB)

Mexico: Mayor linked to deadly attack on students

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Officials said Wednesday that a drug gang implicated in the disappearance of 43 students in a southern city essentially ran the town, paying the mayor hundreds of thousands of dollars a month out of its profits from making opium paste to fuel the U.S. heroin market.<p>The statements …

Echoing Tiananmen, 17-year-old Hong Kong student prepares for democracy battle

He's one of the fieriest political activists in Hong Kong — he's been called an "extremist" by China's state-run media — and he's not even old enough to drive.<p>Meet 17-year-old Joshua Wong, a skinny, bespectacled teen whose meager physical frame belies the ferocity of his politics. Over the last two …

33 Tricks That Make Presentations Memorable

A collection of shortcuts that will make your presentation easier to remember and thus more likely to drive the decision you want made.<p>In the past, I've explained in detail the dos and don'ts of slide-making as well as how to give great presentations. This post summarizes my very best advice for …

12 Epic Ways People Have Quit Their Jobs

Every day people fantasize about the many ingenious, creative and disruptive ways they can finally quit their crappy jobs.<p>Most of these daydreams …

Wal-Mart Really Wants To Be Your Bank, Retailer Launches Mobile Checking Account

Wednesday Wal-Mart and prepaid card provider Green Dot launched GoBank, a mobile-first checking account that aims to serve the nation’s under-banked.<p>“GoBank is breaking down the barriers to traditional banking and brings the benefits of a FDIC-insured checking account that’s loaded with features to …

Brazil releases 'good' mosquitoes to fight dengue fever

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1111000/1111042_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534405529_666e1667d892a00fca4a58f8a1758fd7<p><b>Brazilian researchers in Rio de Janeiro have released thousands of mosquitoes infected with bacteria that suppress dengue fever.</b><p>The hope is they will …

5 Employees You Should Give a Raise to Immediately

You need to keep the great talent you have, and the best way to do that is by offering regular raises.<p>Paying out more funds can be tough for anyone--especially if you're an entrepreneur or owner of a small-business or startup making your way post-Recession. However, you have to remember that you're …

Beyond Angkor: How lasers revealed a lost city

<b>Deep in the Cambodian jungle lie the remains of a vast medieval city, which was hidden for centuries. New archaeological techniques are now revealing its secrets - including an elaborate network of temples and boulevards, and sophisticated engineering.</b><p>In April 1858 a young French explorer, Henri …

China blocks Beijing film festival

Police prevent Beijing Independent Film Festival from opening, seizing documents and films.<p>Chinese authorities have blocked an annual independent film festival from opening, seizing documents and films from organisers and hauling away two event officials in a sign that Beijing is stepping up its …

Uber's dirty tricks quantified: Rival counts 5,560 canceled rides

It's the taxi app version of ding-dong ditch.<p>Uber employees have ordered and canceled more than 5,000 rides from rival Lyft since last October, according to new data provided by Lyft. The data was obtained at CNNMoney's request when reporting another story on the companies' competition.<p>It's the …

Collective Health Wants To Replace The Health Insurance Industry With A Software Program

“Did you know you can actually negotiate and get a better deal at the doctor’s office if you offer to pay up front?” co-founder and CEO of Collective Health Ali Diab asks.<p>He’d broken his foot and had to go to the doctor for an MRI that would have cost him $3,700, with a $1,500 deductible. Instead …

How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are | Andrew Solomon

Mohamed Ali: The link between unemployment and terrorism

'Required reading': As textbook prices soar, students try to cope

Business News<p>Hitting the books can be a serious hit in the wallet these days.<p>Already grappling with skyrocketing tuition and fees, college students also must contend with triple-digit inflation on the price of textbooks. With the average student shelling out $1,200 a year just on books, students, …

Yemen investigates reported child-bride death

Authorities vow to bring to justice those responsible for reported death of eight-year-old girl on wedding night.<p>Yemeni authorities say they are investigating the reported death of an eight-year-old girl from internal bleeding on the first night of her marriage, in a case that has rekindled …

More heavy rain looms in flood-stricken Colorado; 4 now confirmed dead

More heavy rain was expected on Saturday in flooded mountain towns in Colorado, where authorities raised the confirmed death toll to four and feared for many others stuck without food, water or power.<p>Officials said 172 people were unaccounted for late Friday, but stressed that those numbers could …

2 dead in Richmond blaze linked to fireworks

A mother and father died and their 28-year-old developmentally disabled son was critically burned after the converted garage in Richmond where they lived caught fire early Friday, possibly after the son set himself ablaze with fireworks, authorities said.<p>The fire ignited in the hours after the …

Germany and France Demand to Know Why They Were Being Spied On

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>European politicians are taking their Sunday morning coffee with a side of outrage over the fact …

What Happens Without Affirmative Action: The Story Of UCLA

The Supreme Court is expected to rule this week on a case that may shake up race-conscious admissions in higher education. The justices could change the shape of affirmative action or even strike it down altogether.<p>California is one of eight states that have already scrapped affirmative action. …

How elite universities are killing the American dream

The American Dream isn’t dead. It’s just moved to Denmark.<p>Now, we like to think of ourselves as a classless society, but it isn’t true today. As the Brookings Institution has pointed out, America has turned into a place Horatio Alger would scarcely recognize: we have more inequality and less …

Mood in Brazil Tense Yet Hopeful After Mass Protests

Editor of National Geographic Brasil explains underlying causes of the unrest.<p><b>The largest demonstrations in Brazil in 20 years have rocked the South American country this week, prompting the nation's president to cancel an overseas trip and call an emergency cabinet meeting. Protests have been held</b> …

Gunmen kill at least nine foreigners in Pakistan

Pakistan suffered its worst attack on foreign nationals in a decade on Sunday when gunmen attacked trekkers at a mountain camp, killing at least nine …