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Think you’re fit? Scientists just figured out how to become even fitter.

We all try to do what we can to stay as fit as possible—hit the gym four or five times a week, pick up a yoga class or two, visit a CrossFit box …

3 Reasons Cable TV Companies Will Go Out Of Business

The rapid of acceleration of technology has left dated services in the dust. Often times, innovation can make once common things go extinct.<p>We see this phenomenon all of the time. A great example of this is with radio stations, that saw a rapid decline as listeners pivoted to television networks to …

10 fresh ways to trick yourself into breaking bad habits — and building better ones

My intention is to spend five minutes catching up on people's life achievements and pretty vacation photos — and then suddenly, it's an hour later.<p>Afterwards, I feel kind of <i>blech</i>. Like I just wasted a chunk of precious non-working time that I could instead have used to call a friend, or take a …

Texas HS football players say coach told them to hit referee

SAN ANTONIO -- The two Texas high school football players, suspended for blindsiding an official during a Sept. 4 game, both say they were following …

High School Football

What Is Happiness Anyway?

During long road trips when I was a kid, instead of switching on the radio my father sang, sometimes accompanied my mother. My brother had left home, …

15 Qualities You Need to Develop Mental Toughness

Mental toughness is a huge indicator of success. Here's how to know if you've got it.<p>We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental toughness is tested. It might be because of a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship.<p>Whatever the challenge, you have to …

Emotional Intelligence

Decluttering Hacks to Boost Brain Power

Decluttering is something of a sensation these days.<p>In a study conducted by the Princeton University Neuroscience Institute, researchers found that clutter distracts, drains, and causes irritability. Alternatively, decluttering can actually boost well-being. If a clutter-free -- or at least <i>less</i> …

4 Steps to Get Your Life Together and Back on Track

You work hard—really hard—at your job. Your workload is heavy and you are always busy. You are the first one to get to the office and the last one to …

5 Habits Of People Who Always Get Promoted

Some employees just seem to be ahead of the curve and reap the rewards. Here’s how to be that person.<p>Most of us have had that coworker that seemed to be a perfect fit for the company or team. She always had the right answers. He seemed to know what needed to be done before the company leaders even …

The 5 Mental Barriers to Greatness Only You Can Remove

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is nothing more inspiring than witnessing greatness, and watching those who have dedicated their entire life to a craft. Most haven’t thought about greatness, because they don’t think it’s possible.<p>In a time of …

Self-improvement

America's Largest Mental Hospital Is a Jail

At Cook County, where a third of those incarcerated suffer from psychological disorders, officials are looking for ways to treat inmates less like prisoners and more like patients.<p>It was 9 o’clock in the morning at Cook County Jail, but in the subterranean holding cells where dozens await their …

17 One World Observatory Instagram shots that will take your breath away

One World Observatory — the skydeck at One World Trade — finally opened to the public this weekend, and people were lined up for hours to see New York City from a new perspective.<p>Perched at 1,250 feet above the ground, the newly-opened observatory attracted tourists and locals alike, all with …

New York City

Friday Box Office: 'Pitch Perfect 2' Scores Aca-Amazing $27.8M

For the last two years, I’ve been discussing the possibility of <i>Pitch Perfect 2</i> being a major break-out sequel based on the popularity of the original and the leggy and “discovered long after opening weekend” nature of its success. Throughout that time, I’ve occasionally written something to the …

Apple wants to stop RadioShack from selling your data

When RadioShack went bankrupt, it put shoppers' data up for sale alongside its brand name and stores. Well, Apple isn't happy with that data scattering to the four winds -- it's joining AT&T and other objectors by filing a motion to block attempts to sell customers' information. The Cupertino crew …