Kirk Zimmerman

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Senate Health Care Vote: Parliamentarian Chips Away at Health Bill

• The Senate rejected legislation to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act, with Senator John McCain casting a decisive “no.”<p>• Senate Republicans unveiled a “skinny repeal,” a narrow measure to roll back parts of the Affordable Care Act. It would leave 15 million more Americans without insurance …

What is the PUP list and which NFL players are on it?

Here’s how it works and how it’s different from the NFI list.<p>Andrew Luck and Dont’a Hightower were two big names who started NFL training camp on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. But it’s scarier than it sounds. If a player goes on the PUP list during training camp, it doesn’t …

3 Secrets to Having a Better Morning

We like to start the day with a hearty breakfast and a cup of strong coffee or tea. But what else does it take to get your day off on the right …

Have the Most Memorable Drink of Your Life at This Underwater Winery

From the seriously breathtaking beaches to the charming towns and budget-friendly options, Croatia doesn't need much more to make its way to the top …

The 7 best deals in America in 2017

It’s midway through 2017 and the last thing you want to do is stress out. Sure, you need to save money, but right now simply enjoying your summer is …

Watch 50 Hours of Nature Soundscapes from the BBC: Scientifically Proven to Ease Stress and Promote Happiness & Awe

A recent study from BBC Earth and UC-Berkeley has shown that watching nature documentaries can inspire "significant increases in feelings of awe, …

Here's What It Looks Like When the Foreclosure 'Pig' Moves Through the Housing-Crisis 'Python'

As the effects of the housing crisis further recede, markers of distress are declining, with one notable exception: Among the batches of severely …

Remodeling 101: The Ins and Outs of Smart Window Shades

It sounds like something we’d see in the Jetsons’ house: window shades that glide up and down at the mere touch of a button. In fact, remote-control …

Remote Controls

6 entrepreneurs share their biggest failures — and how they led to success

Entrepreneurs enter the cauldron of business to succeed. But it's never a smooth ride.<p>These six titans and members of The Oracles share their biggest setbacks, which instigated their richest learning.

Entrepreneurship

The Best Guide You've Never Heard of to Managing Your Wealth

Focusing only on investments won't get you to your goals<p>For those of you confused about the best way to manage your wealth, do yourselves a favor. Read one of the best books ever written on the subject: Ross Levin's classic, Implementing the Wealth Management Index.<p>I've known Levin for more than …

Celebrate your advantages over the investing pros

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Wall Street and the financial media love to tell individual investors they have no chance in …

8 Entrepreneurial Skills Your Kids Need to Succeed in Life and Work (Infographic)

A changing market means your children need to learn more than just business as usual. Teach these concepts to prepare them for what's around the corner.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Think back to what what you learned in school 10 (or 20) years ago. How much of it …

Stem cell brain implants could 'slow ageing and extend life', study shows

Researchers hope to launch human trials as breakthrough shows hypothalamus controls ageing, with treated mice remaining fitter and living 10-15% longer<p>Scientists have slowed down the ageing process by implanting stem cells into the brains of animals, raising hopes for new strategies to combat …

Stem Cells