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WikiLeaks publishes Hillary Clinton’s Wall Street speeches

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Hillary Clinton took nearly every precaution to ensure voters would never know what she told investment bankers, lobbyists and …

America has problems, but not the ones you hear about

As a foreign correspondent, you learn not to believe what countries say about themselves. Don't base your reporting on headlines or campaign speeches meant for domestic consumption: They express not the country's genuine circumstances, only its national obsessions. France is always in crisis. …

Crime

3 Major Trends That Will Forever Change the Way We Work

The workplace is changing--rapidly. By staying ahead of these trends, you can make sure your business remains the leader of the pack.<p>While the "future of work" may feel like a phrase related to a far more advanced or revolutionary description of the modern workplace, the reality is that workers …

Man dead after fight in downtown Toronto

A Toronto man has been arrested after a 50-year old homeless man died following a fight near St. Lawrence Market, Monday evening.<p>The fight involved …

An NYPD Officer Claims He Was Pressured To Target Black Men, And Has The Audio To Try To Prove it

Back in January of this year, an NYPD officer filed a lawsuit against the city, alleging retaliation for speaking out against the department’s “illegal quota” system, for which he was told to target black men. Though his lawsuit was dismissed, the officer in question, Michael Birch, filed with a …

Retire for Half the Cost in These 5 Countries

If you're getting close to retirement, but you're planning on working an extra couple of years because you just "don't have the money," think again. …

9 things people can figure out about your personality just by looking at you

Except sometimes, they're not.<p>A growing body of research suggests that people are pretty good at guessing what you're like — how smart you are, your sexual orientation — just by glancing at you.<p>We dug up some of that disconcerting data and presented it below. Read on to find out what you're …

Psychology

According To Science, You've Probably Been Pooping Wrong Your Whole Life

Stool, feces, excrement, dung and even poop. It doesn't matter what you call it, you're doing it every day (I hope) and you're probably doing it …

NASA Has Found A 'Morse Code Message' On The Surface Of Mars

NASA’s eyes in the Martian sky came across some odd-looking dashes and dots on the surface of the Red Planet recently, which they pointed out has an …

The Future Of Robotics And AI

In robotics, the <b>Artificial Intelligence (AI)</b> is probably the most exciting field today. It’s the most controversial too, certainly. Yes, we all think …

Robotics

Brexit Chaos Caused the World’s Richest People to Lose $99 Billion in One Day

As much of the world braces for belt-tightening, the 10 richest men are already feeling a pinch.<p>The United Kingdom voted to exit the European Union on Thursday, and news of the so-called Brexit rippled across worldwide stocks as markets opened on Friday.<p>Investor insecurity first struck at Japan’s …

Bill Gates

'Brexit' vote means travelers to Britain may get more for their money

Britain on sale? With the "Brexit" vote to leave the European Union, Britain saw the pound slide against the dollar on Friday.<p>Although a trip to, say, London is not as inexpensive as visiting many developing nations, the currency shift may mean your get more for your money, at least in the short …

European Union

Scientists Have Invented a Mind-Reading Machine That Visualises Your Thoughts

"We can take someone’s memory... and pull it out from their brains."<p>If you think your mind is the only safe place left for all your secrets, think …

Depressing Theory: Cancer May Be An Evolutionary Safeguard To Protect Our Species

Living forever wouldn’t be good for the species. Did nature make a way to keep it from happening?<p>When our DNA is damaged and cannot be repaired, the damaged cell is marked for termination so its compromised DNA isn’t passed on. The cells are told not to reproduce. If this process, called apoptosis, …

5 Challenges Scientists Working on Mars Will Face

As space agencies begin planning for the future missions that will take human explorers to Mars, volunteer researchers are testing out what working …

A toxic Russian rocket is about to splash into the Arctic

The animals of the Arctic have to deal with all sorts of threats, and now they have to watch out for a rocket used to launch commercial satellites that's set to fall back to Earth with toxic chemicals on board.<p>As if polar bears and the other great Arctic mammals didn't have enough to deal with …

PlentyOfFish

The Top 10 movies for entrepreneurs

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This 90-Second Video Will Totally Change The Way You See The World

Africa, wth??<p>We've all looked at enough maps in our lifetime to have a pretty good understanding of the size of the continents and countries that …

This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business

Tomas Gorny's life is a true rags-to-riches story that should serve as an inspiration for any budding entrepreneur.<p>He arrived in the US from Poland in the '90s when he was only 20. Barely speaking any English, Gorny had to work part-time valet-parking and carpet-cleaning jobs during his first …

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What fruits and veggies looked like before genetic modification

Next time you pop an ear of juicy sweet corn on the grill, remember this: Your summertime favorite wasn't always so tasty.<p>In fact, its predecessor, a wild grass called teosinte, barely resembles the sweet, crunchy vegetable we're now familiar with. And this was the case for many of our fruits and …

Dig Deep to Build Your Marketing Strategy

I’ve seen many beautiful marketing plans. Some are color-coded and laid out nicely in perfectly aligned spreadsheets. This lovely exterior tempts many an entrepreneur to think, “This will be so easy.” And maybe it is -- at least on paper.<p>What comes next is the tricky part. How do you take that …

Marketing Hacks for Startups and Small Businesses

Overcome with the limitless world of marketing and not sure where to start? We've outlined 5 quick tips to cut through the clutter for you.

Small Business