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More than 50 years of U.S. mass shootings: The victims, sites, killers and weapons

The places change, the numbers change, but the choice of weapon remains the same. In the United States, people who want to kill a lot of other people most often do it with guns.<p>Related<p>The number of U.S. mass shootings depends on how you count<p>Public mass shootings account for a tiny fraction of the …

Guns

Dow Jones plunges 1,000 points as inflation fears spook investors

Another day of wild swings in the financial markets saw a loss for the day of over 4%<p>Wall Street was on Thursday heading for its toughest week in more than two years after fears of higher interest rates led to a fresh plunge in New York stocks.<p>Another day of wild swings in the financial markets saw …

Stock Markets

Senate passes sweeping spending bill, sends measure to House for crucial vote to end government shutdown

<b>UPDATE</b>: The House approved the sweeping budget bill early Friday, clearing the way for the government to re-open. The measure now heads to President Trump for his signature.<p>==<p>The Senate passed a sweeping bipartisan spending bill Friday morning, but not before the federal government shut down when …

Driving

Three Steps for Giving Feedback That Works: Find It, Flip It, Elevate It

“The last 10 percent is always the hardest part,” a direct report once said as he invited me to share what I was truly thinking about his performance.<p>Despite the open invitation, I found it hard to offer honest, direct feedback. For those of us taught to be kind, delivering bad news can feel like …

Extreme Sports

Science Says This Is the Simplest Way to Remember More of What You Read

Hit pause. Reflect on the content. Excel. Repeat.<p>Whether it's Facebook content, Bill Gates' favorite book or the latest critical business report, most of us enjoy reading or have to do quite a bit of it through the day. But in the rush to do everything in less time, you might be missing a crazily …

Productivity

Apple HomePod Review: Super Sound, but Not Super Smart

Apple’s $350 smart speaker has a sensational voice but needs to work on its brain<p>“Hey Siri, should I get a HomePod or an Amazon Echo?”<p>“I say get a HomePod. I just love the sound of it.” (Click here to listen).<p>Hey, Siri answered a question right! Well, half right.<p>With...

Enterprise Tech

The Simple Mental Trick To Get You Through Any...

When I think back to the hardest times of my life, I remember wondering, How am I going to get through this? When will things get better? In those …

Self-help

Five Signs You’re at Risk of Living a Mediocre Life

<i></i><i>A mediocre life is one in which you put forth a mediocre effort.</i>In the Bible myth, Adam and Eve were cast out of the Garden of Eden, condemned to …

Self-improvement

How This Marketing Expert Used 1 Simple Strategy to Scale 2 Businesses to $100 Million in Revenue

Here is a simple but effective way to transform your organization into a highly focused machine.<p>Several months ago, I was at a crossroads. Our online kids coding startup had been growing, but our growth had slowed despite numerous pivots, marketing tweaks, and website changes.<p>Our social marketing …

Marketing

7 good habits that will make you more successful

You can’t sit around waiting for success to happen, you have to make it come to you.<p>We’ve talked before about eradicating bad habits from your life. …

PAVE

5 Things Super-Organized People Do Every Day

We all have those super-organized people in our lives: the ones who always seem to get things done long before they’re due, keep their homes and …

Productivity

Richard Branson Says You'll Be More Successful if You Develop This Daily Habit

Branson says that success is in the details, so he takes note of every single one--literally.<p>"Some of Virgin's most successful companies have been born from random moments--if we hadn't opened our notebooks, they would never have happened," Richard Branson wrote in a recent blog post. Note-taking …

Richard Branson

The Supplements That Can Actually Help With Diet and Weight Loss—and the Ones That Can't

“It’s January and people are making resolutions about their overall health and weight and fitness,” says Paul Thomas, nutrition scientist for the ODS …

Fitness

How to Lose Weight Without Actually Eating Less

When it comes to losing weight, the most important rule of thumb is to consume fewer calories than you’re taking in each day. But cutting calories …

Holistic Health

The 3 Things Your Partner Needs To Hear Every Day, Based On Their Zodiac Sign

If you've been dating for a while, then you likely already know exactly what your partner needs to hearin the moments when they're feeling insecure, …

Astrology

Wealthy People Do These 4 Things Differently

Let's take a look at a few smart actions wealthy people take.<p>It's easy to look at wealthy people and think to yourself, "They must be really lucky." And while there are certainly instances of people who "lucked" into wealth, they are few and far between. In most cases, these individuals become rich …

Wealth

How to Become an 'Automatic Millionaire'

Jeff Rose sits down with best-selling author David Bach.<p>Certified Financial Planner, Author and Blogger<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose interviews David Bach, author of <i>The Automatic Millionaire: A Powerful One-Step</i> …

Wealth

9 Project Management Tools the World's Top Startups Actually Use

Want your teams to be more productive? Consider using a project management tool top startups use.<p>We all want to be more productive. And we definitely want our teams to be more productive. That's why so many productivity tools exist.<p>But which tools are right for you? One way to answer that question …

Project Management

8 morning habits of Oprah Winfrey, Tony Robbins, and other successful people

The way you start your day can set the tone for how the rest of it will follow. Your probability of success can fluctuate depending on what you choose to do with those critical hours before your workday gets underway. That's why the morning routines of leaders can offer insights into how they are …

Tony Robbins

How to Earn Passive Income: 15 Ways to Consider

It's hard to beat passive income. Instead of toiling for it, you can sit back and let the money flow in. Here are 15 examples of how you might …

Stocks

In 1 Sentence, Elon Musk Explains His Stunning CEO Pay Package (It's a Lesson in Accountability)

Even with a track record of bold announcements, Musk may have just lapped them all.<p>Elon Musk is at it again, making bold announcements that can't help but draw attention. This time around, it has to do with his tenure as Tesla's CEO and the unveiling of his astonishing CEO pay package.<p><i>The New York</i> …

Tesla

11 Ways to Stay Motivated, According to Highly Successful Business People

Self-discipline is a prerequisite for success. Conquer it once and for all.<p>Building a successful business and a life you love takes enormous …

Motivation

If a woman has these 14 qualities never let her go, scientists say

People in long term relationships will someday get to the point where they need to ask themselves: Is this really the person I want to spend the rest …

Harvard

A hotel booking site has revealed the things you should always ask for at hotel check-in to get 5-star treatment without paying for it

Staying in a nice hotel is a rare luxury for most of us, meaning that you'll want to make the most of it when you do.<p>With this in mind, travel experts at Hotels.com have shared some tips and tricks for scoring lesser-known freebies or upgrades that'll make your stay that little bit more …

Hospitality

5 Signs That Instantly Identifies Someone With Bad Leadership Skills

If you work for such a manager, it may be time to move on.<p>Whenever I speak at events across the country, I break down leadership to its most basic and practical form: It's about meeting the needs of people and developing them to their fullest potential.<p>When employees don't get the tools, training, …

Leadership

Steve Jobs Knew How to Write an Email. Here's How He Did It

A detailed look at an old email from Steve Jobs teaches some important lessons.<p>Undoubtedly, Apple cofounder and visionary Steve Jobs wrote several thousands of emails throughout his life. Relatively few of them have been shared with the public, and most of those are short responses to customer …

Steve Jobs

Want to Immediately Become More Successful? Stop Using These 4 Toxic Words

You don't need any more strategies or morning routines, you need to watch your language.<p>We know that relationships, nutrition, sleep, and exercise all play a positive effect on our chances for succeeding in business. However, what you may not know or simply be overlooking is the role your daily …

Self-improvement

This is how to overcome anger: 5 powerful secrets from mindfulness

There’s a voice shouting. Takes a second before you realize it’s yours. You feel energized. Righteous. Driving every point home. It’s like the climax …

Mindfulness

How to manage your attention, not your time

You'll find yourself quickly reaping the rewards.<p>If you regularly find yourself wishing for more hours in the day, you have company. But maybe the …

Time Management

20 Changes to Make in 2018 That Will Positively Impact Your Life

<b></b>“I absolutely hate New Year. It makes me think about all the resolutions I know I’ll make and never keep. It just makes me feel like such a loser,” …