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Fasting diet 'regenerates diabetic pancreas'

<b>The pancreas can be triggered to regenerate itself through a type of fasting diet, say US researchers.</b><p>Restoring the function of the organ - which helps control blood sugar levels - reversed symptoms of diabetes in animal experiments.<p>The study, published in the journal Cell, says the diet reboots …

10 Books Worth Reading for Entrepreneurs

What are some of the best books that an entrepreneur should read? These 10 are a good start for inspiration and guidance for your venture.<p>If there’s …

10 Social media scheduling tools you need to have

Are you scheduling your social media content? You’re probably finding yourself having to spend too much time every day on social media, posting …

Social Media

7 Steps You Can Take Right Now To Start Selling More

First you have to get clear with yourself, then you turn your focus upon a customer or prospect to discover what they need and whether you can help.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a salesperson, there are only so many things you can control. You can’t control market …

Selling

AP source: Border Patrol chief says he's been forced out

WASHINGTON (AP) — The man charged with protecting America's borders was ousted Thursday, one day after President Donald Trump announced ambitious …

Look Back at Barack Obama's First Week in Office

President Barack Obama walks into the Oval Office at the White House for his first full day in office on Jan. 21, 2009.<br>Pete Souza—The White House<p>1 of …

Michelle Obama was Jimmy Fallon's only guest and, no, they did not mom dance

Michelle Obama's goodbye fete Wednesday on "The Tonight Show" was way more upbeat than President Barack Obama's emotional farewell address to the nation. She was Jimmy Fallon's sole guest and the late night host dedicated his entire show to her.<p>When she walked out onto the "Tonight Show" set, …

Biden confirms Obama, VP were briefed on unsubstantiated claims against Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> Vice President Joe Biden confirmed Thursday that he and President Barack Obama were briefed last week by intelligence officials on unsubstantiated claims that Russia may have compromising information on President-elect Donald Trump.<p>CNN first reported that the nation's top intelligence …

The Latest: Ryan seeking answers for some worried immigrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on activities in Congress (all times EST):<p>10 p.m.<p>House Speaker Paul Ryan says Congress and Donald Trump's transition …

Donald Trump

Amazon plans to add 100,000 new US jobs

Amazon is getting in the mix of US companies promoting their efforts to create more US jobs.<p>The e-commerce giant said Thursday it plans to create 100,000 new full-time, full-benefit jobs in the country over the next 18 months, expanding its US workforce to 280,000 -- up 56 percent from 2016.<p>While …

4 Reasons Why an Online Business is the Best Investment You Will Ever Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are a rare breed of individuals who are constantly exploring new business opportunities. Some seek out new opportunities on their own while others are constantly being pitched new ideas.<p>The majority of opportunities, no …

Small Business