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Next recession won’t come from household debts, prize-winning forecaster says

The next recession won’t be the fault of U.S. households like the last one was, said Ellen Zentner, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley and the …

Morgan Stanley

Billionaires v teachers: the Koch brothers' plan to starve public education

Arizona has become the hotbed for an experiment rightwing activists hope will redefine America’s schools – an experiment that has pitched the conservative billionaires the Koch brothers and Donald Trump’s controversial education secretary, Betsy DeVos, against teachers’ unions, teachers and …

Education

Opinion: The stock market’s latest sell signal has happened only 5 other times since 1895

Would you be interested in an indicator with more 100 years of history, an excellent record at calling multi-generational tops in the U.S. stock …

Stock Markets

The Most Beautiful Place to Visit in Every Country in Southeast Asia

The two months I spent in Southeast Asia while backpacking were a little overwhelming, because there was just so much to look at, all the time. When …

50 hikes with the best views in the US that are definitely worth taking

If you’re already a part of the growing crowd of backpack-touting, dirt-loving women who are hitting the trails, then you know that taking a hike is …

Hiking

Body Recomposition: Lose Fat and Gain Muscle at the Same Time

Most people trying to lose weight want a trim yet toned body.<p>Oftentimes, traditional weight loss programs focus on cutting body fat and hitting lower …

Elizabeth Lost 15 Pounds by Eating the Same Breakfast Every Single Day (Recipe Included!)

Elizabeth Harty was a Division I athlete in college, but her fitness level changed significantly when she had knee surgery. "The recovery was very hard for me," Elizabeth told POPSUGAR. "It took me a year to get back running on my feet. When I was finally able to work out, I just felt like the …

Fitness

How to Lose Weight Fast: 3 Simple Steps, Based on Science

There are many ways to lose a lot of weight fast.<p>However, most of them will make you hungry and unsatisfied.<p>If you don’t have iron willpower, then …

One chart that shows how much worse income inequality is in America than Europe

The income share of the poorest half of Americans is declining while the richest have grabbed more. In Europe, it’s not happening.<p>Income inequality is a growing problem in the United States. The richest Americans have reaped a disproportional amount of economic growth while worker wages have failed …

Income Inequality

An Experts Guide on Male Fat Loss

<b>Trimming down and maintaining a lean and muscular physique is a sure-fire way to increase how well your clothes fit,</b> which can have a huge and …

Best advice to U.S. dairy farmers? 'Sell out as fast as you can'

U.S. news<p>SMITHFIELD, Ky. — All Curtis Coombs wanted was to raise cows and run his family’s dairy farm in this slice of Kentucky hill country, less than 35 miles from Louisville. But a few weeks ago, he was forced to sell his milking herd of 82 cows, putting an end to his family’s nearly 70-year …

Social Work

The Workout to Burn Off Your Belly Fat

“You can rip out ab exercises all day long in the gym, but without the right combination of high-intensity fat-burning cardio along with specific …

The UN Just Published a Scathing Indictment of US Poverty

The United Nations has released a scathing report on poverty and inequality in the United States. The findings, which will be presented to the U.N. …

25 Things You Need to Do When You Move Into Your New Home

Take care of these vital tasks right away to avoid headaches later.<p>The minute you walk in to your new home, your mind will be racing with to-dos. …

I'm a CEO, and This Is How I Really Spend My Time Every Day

The role does have its perks, but it's not what most people imagine.<p><i>What does a CEO of a start-up do? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Heidi Zak, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of ThirdLove,</b> …

How Do I Tell My Best Friend She's Unemployable?

Dear Liz,<p>I’ve been friends with “Lisa” since sixth grade. She is an amazing person. If I’m sick or I need help for any reason, she’s right there.<p>We are 36 now. I’m the number two person at a not-for-profit agency. Lisa has bounced between low-level jobs for years. She’s very smart, but she has …

Employment

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986

These three stocks could be poised for massive runs.<p>Eleven years after the company's 1975 founding, Bill Gates and the team at <b>Microsoft</b> (NASDAQ:MSFT) …

Investing

German researchers begin attempt to build ‘impossible’ space engine

A German team is attempting to build a theoretical engine that could one day take us to the outer planets of the solar system and beyond.<p>Despite …

Why Young Americans Are Drawn to Socialism

Capitalism has been the most dynamic force for economic progress in history. Over the past century, it has delivered billions of people out of …

Middle-class

The big picture: It's getting harder to be a teacher in America

Teachers from six states across the country have gone on strike in 2018 in protest of their working conditions, even at times in defiance of state …

How Baby Boomers Broke America

<b>ONE</b><p>Lately, most Americans, regardless of their political leanings, have been asking themselves some version of the same question: How did we get …

Income Inequality

Great games for your nongaming laptop

Capitalism is unfolding exactly as Karl Marx predicted

One hundred and sixty years ago, at a time when the light bulb was not yet invented, Karl Marx predicted that robots would replace humans in the workplace.<p>“[O]nce adopted into the production process of capital, the means of labor passes through different metamorphoses, whose culmination is the …

The epic mistake about manufacturing that’s cost Americans millions of jobs

Looking back, there were two kinds of people who lived in America in 2016: people who believed Donald Trump, and people who believed data.<p>Trump claimed on the campaign trail that globalization had destroyed US manufacturing—and in the process, the American economy—by letting China and other …

Economics

35 trips every couple should take in their lifetime

There's nothing quite like travel to put any relationship to the test, no matter whether you and your SO are adventure-seekers, lovers of luxury, or …

Costa Rica

Four Scenarios: Fed Policy, the Yield Curve and Recessions

<i>If you were to compile a list of the most effective recession predictors, the term spread, or difference between short and long-term interest rates,</i> …

Federal Reserve

Why a middle-class lifestyle can now cost you over $300,000 a year

Let me tell you a sad story: In order to comfortably raise a family in an expensive coastal city like San Francisco or New York, you've got to make …

Stop Ending Your Speeches With 'Any Questions' and End With This Instead

Don't let your audience decide how you're going to end your presentation<p>You have a big presentation to make to your client, your funders, or your boss. You've spent hours developing a deck that's concise, crisp, and visually stunning. You've practiced the delivery so that you speak with clarity, …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

GOP confronts another failed tax experiment in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — When the GOP took full control of Oklahoma government after the 2010 election, lawmakers set out to make it a model of …