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63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

You know you want to start something for yourself. You just need to funnel your ambition and time into an idea that'll earn extra cash, make you proud, and possibly lead to a full-time venture-and that amazing moment you get to say "I quit!" to your boss. But what great idea should you say "I …

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12 Self-Awareness Exercises That Fuel Happiness and Success

An old African proverb says, "When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside can do you no harm."<p>Self-awareness is one of the most important skills for success. How you behave and respond to external situations is governed by internal mental processes. Self-awareness uncovers any destructive …

Here's Another Sign a Recession Is Coming

Corporate profits are often used as an indicator of general economic health. And, typically, a strong economy is a large driver of stock prices. But …

36 ways to change your life for the better

Most of the time you don't end up keeping them, and then you just feel worse because you committed to something and didn't follow through with it.<p>Resolutions shouldn't necessarily be things to stop doing or to get rid of, but instead they should be about embracing a different mindset.<p>If part of …

1-year-old fatally shot in crib as bullets fly in Compton, Calif.

There were about 10 gun shots — crack, crack, crack — and then a woman’s scream.<p>“They shot my baby. They shot my baby.”<p>A man came running outside, clutching an infant in his arms. Tears slicked his cheeks, a witness told the Los Angeles Times.<p>The baby girl was named Autumn Johnson, according to NBC …

Samsung lets inspectors into its factories following deaths

Samsung has agreed to allow inspectors into its plants as part of a deal with plant workers who contracted cancer and other workplace maladies. The company signed the document with two groups that represent ailing workers and their families. All three sides chose a labor law professor as ombudsman …

To American exchange students: Please don’t come to South Africa until you’ve understood these 5 things.

It’s hard to miss the overwhelming irritation many South African students have with some of the US exchange students they meet.<p>As someone who has …

What You Need To Know From Today's Apple Event

The iPad Pro makes it debut, as does a new Siri-equipped Apple TV, and, finally, the iPhone 6S.<p>iPhone 6S and 6S Plus<p>We have new iPhones: Apple unveiled the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. The devices add a new feature called "3D Touch." Sensors in the display can tell how hard you're pressing on the …

Serena Williams rolls into 2nd round as opponent retires due to injury

NEW YORK -- Serena Williams began her bid to complete a calendar-year Grand Slam by moving into the second round of the US Open when her opponent, …

IRS: Computer breach bigger than first thought; 334K victims

WASHINGTON (AP) — A computer breach at the IRS in which thieves stole tax information from thousands of taxpayers is much bigger than the agency …

Watch as astronauts soar over an Aurora Borealis in the space station

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Major Flaw In Android Phones Would Let Hackers In With Just A Text

Android is the most popular mobile operating system on Earth: About 80 percent of smartphones run on it. And, according to mobile security experts at the firm Zimperium, there's a gaping hole in the software — one that would let hackers break into someone's phone and take over, just by knowing the …

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10 Ways to Gain Real Super Powers That Will Change Your Life

You Can Gain Real Super Powers<p>No gamma radiation, spider bites or mutations necessary.<p>A few simple tips from the blog can have you performing heroic …

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The Sensualist

What makes “The Tale of Genji” so seductive.<p>Much of “The Tale of Genji,” the eleventh-century Japanese masterpiece often called the world’s first novel, is about the art of seduction. Not that any sexual act is ever mentioned; very little in Murasaki Shikibu’s prose is plainly stated. Things are …

8 Quick Dinners for Lazy Cooks

I am the laziest cook in existence. Although I don't mind cooking and I'm not bad at it, I just usually think of 100 other ways I could spend my time …

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How To Lead When You Aren't The Leader

I was recently coaching a group of young professionals who work for one of my clients in New Jersey. I was helping them analyze their 360Reach personal brand survey reports (disclosure: 360Reach is a product of my company, Reach Personal Branding) so they could understand how they are perceived by …

Number of Starbucks workers getting free tuition could double

One month after extending its free tuition program, Starbucks may nearly double the number of its workers using it to get a degree.<p>There are currently 2,200 Starbucks workers enrolled in Arizona State University. Now, another 1,800 employees have applied to ASU.<p>Starbucks began offering tuition …

Who Is Coming to America? Increasingly, Chinese Students and Indian 20-Somethings

China and India are sending more immigrants to the U.S. than Mexico, following more than a decade of decreasing immigration from Latin America, according to the latest numbers from the Census Bureau. So, who exactly is coming? It’s hard to say, but a good guess is that Asian college students and …

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Corinthian Colleges Shuts Down, Ending Classes for 16,000 Overnight

In what's believed to be the biggest shutdown in the history of higher education in the United States, Corinthian Colleges said Sunday it's closing its remaining 28 for-profit schools effective immediately, kicking about 16,000 students out of school.<p>Corinthian, based in Santa Ana, California, said …

George Zimmerman Arrested For Aggravated Assault With Weapon

George Zimmerman was arrested late Friday for aggravated assault and domestic violence with a weapon after allegedly throwing a wine bottle at his girlfriend, Florida police and his lawyer said.<p>The 31-year-old was detained at 10 p.m in Lake Mary, near Orlando, his booking record shows. At a …

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Learn How to Make 6 Cocktails -- in 15 Seconds

<i>We’re strong proponents of having a good home bar. Welcome to Cocktail Hour, where we’ll show you the best ways to put your liquor cabinet to use. These videos are brought to you by thebar.com.</i><p><i>Today: Catch up on our latest Instagram videos -- and make better cocktails at home.</i><p>This time of year, the …

Protesters return to New York, despite mayor's plea for pause

A protest against racism and police violence packed sidewalks in New York on Tuesday, despite calls from the city's mayor for a pause in demonstrations.<p>As they marched past shops on the city's storied Fifth Avenue, some protesters chanted "Hey-hey, ho-ho. These racist cops have got to go" and "How …

Meet the Dentist Who Will Fix Your Mouth After Meth Ruins It

He'll probably just end up pulling out all your teeth and giving you dentures tbh.<p>I remember the first time I saw a "meth mouth" billboard on the highway. I was in the backseat of a car driving up into the North Carolina mountains. The landscape was blurring by outside my window in a static mix of …