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Wisconsin company offers employees microchip implants | Reuters

(Reuters) - A Wisconsin vending machine company is offering its employees a chance to have a microchip implanted in their hands that they could use to buy snacks, log in to computers or use the copy machine.<p>About 50 employees at Three Square Market have agreed to the optional implant of the chips, …

If You Don't Believe in Setting Goals, It's Because You Don't Know How to Do It | Inc.com

I have a secret to tell you.<p>You can achieve practically any of your wildest dreams.<p>It really doesn't matter how big.<p>Suspicious?<p>Doubtful?<p>By the end of this blog post, you won't be. I'm going to break down exactly how this works on both psychological and spiritual levels.<p>You Need To Decide What You …

Self-improvement

10 Billionaires With Surprisingly Frugal Money Habits

Learn something from these titans.<p>As Belarusian-American chess master Charles A. Jaffe once claimed, “It’s not your salary that makes you rich, it’s …

Want to Become a Multimillionaire? Do These 14 Things Immediately | Inc.com

"The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a millionaire."  -- <i>Jim Rohn</i><p>Most people wish their circumstances would magically change for them. They don't have the desire to become better …

Self-improvement

This Cruise Hits 32 Countries in 119 Days, So Start Saving Your Vacation Time Now

And it only costs $17,000.<p>For some people, the call of wanderlust is simply too strong to ignore. Others simply have $16,999 to burn. And for the lucky few who have both time to take off and money to blow, there's the MSC Cruises "World Cruise," a four-month-long expedition that traverses a pretty …

This Is the Best European Island to Jet Off to If You're Traveling Alone

When you hear a someone mention a European island vacation, what do you imagine? Sangria, sunshine, and the Mediterranean? Or perhaps it conjures up …

European Travel

The 50 best restaurants in America

We combined six noteworthy lists compiled by food critics, experts, and diners to come up with a <i>definitive</i> ranking of the best restaurants in the country.<p>We gave each restaurant a numerical rating based on how many lists the restaurant appeared on and how high it appeared on lists that were ranked. …

The 30-Day Healthy Eating Challenge

Trying to get your family's diet back on track? With our 30-Day Healthy Eating Challenge, your crew is just one month away from better eating habits!<p>It's summertime and the livin' is easy, so now's the perfect time (since you've got more time!) to start eating healthier as a family. Our Healthy …

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Combat Inflammation

If there's one health topic that's captured our attention this year, it's inflammation. It's nearly impossible to scan health headlines without …

Wellness

This Honey-Glazed Fried Chicken Is Super Juicy And You Have To Try It Now

Sweet and salty at its finest.<p><b>Spice mix:</b><p>2 tablespoons salt<p>3 tablespoons black pepper<p>2 tablespoons onion powder<p>2 tablespoons garlic powder<p>3 tablespoons paprika<p>2 tablespoons cumin<p>2 tablespoons oregano<p>2 teaspoons cayenne pepper<p>3 cups all-purpose flour<p>8 bone-in, skin-on chicken drumsticks and thighs<p>3 …

Microsoft Paint to be killed off after 32 years

Microsoft’s next Windows 10 update, called the Autumn (or Fall in the US) Creators Update, will bring a variety of new features. But one long-standing stalwart of the Windows experience has been put on the chopping block: Microsoft Paint.<p>Microsoft Paint saved after outpouring of love – sort of<p>Read …

Software

Meet the Fastest Ford Mustang Ever

Ford has set a new company record.<p>The automaker said Monday its new 2018 Ford Mustang GT is its fastest version ever with the ability to travel 60 …

Delta Is Getting A Major Upgrade

Delta's coming out of its recent barrage of bad news with a very special announcement. <i>Travel + Leisure</i> reports that the American carrier will be the …

Doctors, nurses among hundreds charged with defrauding U.S. health programs | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 400 people, including doctors and nurses, have been charged with defrauding Medicare and other federal healthcare programs of $1.3 billion, with many accused of illegally distributing opioids and other narcotics, the Justice Department said on Thursday.<p>U.S. Attorney …

Health Care

US opioid abuse 'linked to jobs market' says Fed boss

<b>Widespread opioid abuse is tied to a fall in the share of Americans working or looking for work, the head of the US central bank said on Thursday.</b><p>Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said she was not sure if it was a cause of the decline or a symptom revealing more longstanding economic …

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Best in Asia

Gansu is a land of snow-capped mountains, big skies and Silk Road history, with surreal terrain ranging from the arid peaks of Xiahe to the Instagrammable rainbow desert of Danxia National Geopark. Besides this visual feast, local cuisine – especially Lanzhou-style hand-pulled noodles – has earned …

What You Need to Know Before Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

The number of people who have attempted hiking the entire Pacific Crest Trail since Cheryl Strayed’s best-selling book about finding herself in the …

Hiking

Why The Internet Is Going Crazy Over This Mattress

Casper is only three years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

15 protein-packed breakfasts that can help curb cravings

It’s widely accepted that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and while there is some research that calls this into question, there are still plenty of good reasons to rise and dine.<p>Important research on weight loss and maintenance — collectively known as the National Weight Control …

Healthy Eating

Goodbye carbs, hello high fats: the Atkins diet is back, and this time it's called Keto

Carbs, the saint or the sinner? It's the part of our food that gives us fast energy when we most need it – but cutting out the carbs has long been seen as a quick way to lose that blubber around your belly.<p>The keto diet is the latest low-carb craze to hit the active scene. In truth, it's been …

Nutrition

A Detailed Look Inside the Opulent Grand Mosque of Oman

Of all the places to visit in Muscat, the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque Oman is the top of my recommendation list. Presented to the people of Oman as a …

Muscat

Apps for stress-free holiday travel

Travel during the busy holiday season can be stressful, but it doesn't have to be with a little help from technology. These three apps will make holiday travel a breeze.

Apps

Unlimited vacation is the latest trend, but how can I make it work?

<b>Dear Greg,</b><p><b>My executive team wants me to implement an unlimited-vacation-time policy at my company because everyone says that’s what all the cool</b> …

Roasted Blueberry and Crème Fraîche Ice Cream Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Roasting fruit imparts a deeper flavor to your berries—if you're loathe to turn on your oven in the heat of summer, fresh berries will work just as well. Mascarpone and Greek yogurt both work beautifully in place of the crème fraîche. —Posie (Harwood) Brien<p><b>Makes: 1 1/2 quarts</b><p><b>For the</b> …

Baking

American gored at Pamplona bull run promises to run again

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — One of the two Americans gored Saturday during this year's second running of the bulls in the Spanish city of Pamplona is …

50 Adventures in 50 States

From hiking volcanic cliffs to racing down snow-capped mountains, take a look at the greatest adventures across the country.<p>Adventure enthusiasts from all over the world travel to the United States to explore stunning national parks, trek iconic trails, and immerse themselves in America’s vast …

National Parks

Taroko Gorge delivers beauty and adventure

<b>(CNN) —</b> With soaring cliffs, plunging canyons and a base of colossal marble slabs spliced by a torrential river, Taroko Gorge is one of the most popular travel attractions on the island of Taiwan .<p>The 19-kilometer area, part of Taroko Gorge National Park, features canyon cliffs that can soar up to …

Meanwhile in Canada, There's Boozy Häagen-Dazs Ice Cream

Mirror, mirror, on the wall, which is the best boozy ice cream of them all? Sure, that chocolate-Cabernet-flavored wine ice cream makes our taste buds do a happy dance, but it's officially been replaced by the Häagen-Dazs Spirits collection, a new line of alcohol-infused ice creams.<p>These boozy …

Ice Cream

Whiskey-Fueled Car Takes Its First Test Drive

The world’s first whiskey-powered car just completed its first test drive in Scotland.<p>The car runs on a biofuel called biobutanol and is made of …