Michael J. Hurt

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Want to Become Successful at Anything? Start With These 6 Words

There are many tips and strategies to help you become world class. But none of that matters without understanding these six words.<p>Much has changed between 1956 and 2018. However, while everything has changed on the surface, at the core, we're still very much like the people who lived in 1956.<p>One …

Self-improvement

Trump takes to Twitter to support Fox News pundit who had a drink thrown at her

https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-production/The_Washington_Post/20180523/5b05b12ce4b054ecfa886d73/5b05b13de4b0833fd5f34677_1439399835595-cf9g26_t_1527099717468_1280_720_2000.mp4<p>President Trump offered support Wednesday for Tomi Lahren, a provocative Fox News pundit who had a drink thrown at her …

Donald Trump

I'm 34 Years Old and Own 8 Homes. Here's How I Did It

It's a strategy that combines low cost of living and a frugal mindset.<p>When Paula Pant was 27 years old, she and her future husband Will were paying …

Real Estate

North Carolina Apple campus could be ‘a done deal’ if incentives pass

Separate reports from North Carolina and Northern Virginia suggested yesterday that Apple was considering both East Coast locations for its upcoming fourth U.S. campus, but a new report is adding significant weight to North Carolina’s prospects. WRAL reports that Apple could announce its commitment …

North Carolina

Photo Of Gronk, Girlfriend Camille Kostek On Jamaican Vacation Going Viral

New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski is known for playing the field when it comes to his love life – but it looks like that might be …

NFL

How to immediately refresh your brain to restore high-level thinking

Mental clarity can escape anyone.<p>Surely even Einstein and Shakespeare had their moments. It happens.<p>It’s your ability to recover that matters.<p>You can …

Creativity

Former Duke star Wendell Carter's mother likens NCAA's rules to slavery during speech

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In an emotional address on Monday at a meeting of the Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics, Kylia Carter, mother of …

NBA Draft

To Achieve Your Biggest Financial Goals, Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes

It isn't what you are doing but how you are doing it that makes all the difference.<p>You dream of financial success and you want to make it real. You write the action checklists, schedule your time and move toward what you want but your results are mixed. Cash flow is always in flux and you keep …

Self-improvement

Rapper Paul Wall shows off custom Rockets-inspired gun as team continues in playoff series

<b>HOUSTON</b> - Rapper Paul Michael Slayton, commonly known as Paul Wall, loves Houston sports – and now he’s got the gun to prove it.<p>Wall posted photos …

Houston Rockets

Playboy's Playmate of the Year Nina Daniele says she's a feminist: 'We’re not forced to pose nude'

Nina Daniele thought she was in big trouble when Playboy’s chief creative officer and Hugh Hefner’s son Cooper said he wanted to speak with her.<p>“I’m walking over to Cooper’s office and everyone was looking at me,” the model recalled to Fox News. “I just kept thinking to myself, ‘Did I do something …

Feminism

23-year-old woman gets her permit, gun. It pays off big time just a week later.

Morgen Matthews, 23, was simply walking down a Raleigh, North Carolina, street in broad daylight Thursday when an attacker reportedly attempted to rob Matthews.<p>Lucky for Matthews, she’d gotten her gun permit a year ago and had just bought her very own firearm the week before.<p>WRAL-TV reported that …

Guns

‘Still got it!’ Britney Spears shows off her incredible body as she dances around in some tiny hot pants

Get ready to be transported all the way back to 2001, because <b>Britney Spears</b> has taken to Instagram yet again with another incredible video.<p>Now, if …

Workouts

House-flipping is destroying NYC neighborhoods

Real estate speculators fueled the 2007 to 2009 recession with a wave of mortgage defaults — and now they’re plundering New York like it’s 2006 again.<p>…

Real Estate

Rent, or Buy? What’s Cheaper For Every State

Looking to move, but not sure which is the better option? Take a look at the data behind renting and buying a home in your state before making a …

Real Estate

5 Mental Powers Every Entrepreneur Can Develop

High performers aren't superhuman, they've just honed their minds in ways anyone could but few do.<p>I'm both fascinated by and perpetually in awe of people like Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Jack Ma and Tim Ferriss. They accomplish, grow, connect and utterly excel in so many different ways and verticals …

10 Things Successful People Never Say

Cast out self-destructive thoughts before they prevent you from tasting true success.<p>7 min read<p>So you want to be successful? Perhaps you’re inspired by the self-made entrepreneur touting her Rolex collection. Or perhaps someone’s exotic car collection on Instagram has motivated you to kick your …

Self-improvement

3 Books That Will Immediately Sharpen Your Mind

Reading inspires so many. Here are the top three books that have changed my life.<p>Books sharpen our minds.<p>When was the last time a book shifted your outlook? Stirred your heart? Challenged your biases?<p>If you're like me, you know reading is a vital part of each of our journeysif we want to grow as …

Michael Cohen case shines light on Sean Hannity's property empire

Fox News host who said Trump’s fixer ‘knows real estate’ has a portfolio that includes support from Department of Housing, a fact he did not mention when interviewing Ben Carson last year<p>• Sean Hannity’s real estate venture linked to fraudulent property dealer<p>When Sean Hannity was named in court …

Real Estate

Dwayne Johnson, classy dude, responds to a promposal with the kindest gesture

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is better at saying "no" than any of you.<p>On April 15, a Minnesota high school studio named Katie Kelzenberg shot her shot: …

NARRATIVE FAIL: Newly Discovered CDC Surveys Demolish Anti-Gun Talking Points

Newly discovered statistics from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) that were never released to the public strengthen the argument for guns and …

Guns

I built my net worth to over $500,000 in 4 years — here are the 10 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

1/<p>1. Make a budget and track your spending<p>Sean Gallup/Getty Images<p>Tracking your spending and creating a budget is a must. Most people don't know …

Former 911 Operator Who Cut Short Thousands Of Calls Is Sentenced To 10 Days

An unconscious woman, a robbery in progress, cars racing on the interstate: All of these incidents led people to call Houston's 911 system — but not for long. These were among thousands of calls that were cut short by an operator who Harris County prosecutors said simply hung up on the callers.<p>That …

Crime

This Lesson From Benjamin Franklin in Building Generational Wealth Still Holds Up More Than 200 Years Later

He did it with just 2,000.<p><i>How much do you need to be worth to have generational wealth? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by John Roberson, Stock Trader; Masterpiece Tax Advisors, on</b> …

Unit 731: Japan discloses details of notorious chemical warfare division

National archives lists members of army branch that conducted lethal experiments on Chinese civilians in 30s and 40s<p>Japan has disclosed the names of thousands of members of Unit 731, a notorious branch of the imperial Japanese army that conducted lethal experiments on Chinese civilians in the 1930s …

War

Evil parents jailed for raping their daughter,12, after mother told police: 'Better us than some maniac'

A mum and dad have been jailed for repeatedly raping their own 12-year-old daughter, after the evil mother told police: "Better us than some …

In Just 11 Words, Billionaire Richard Branson Gives his Best Career Advice (It Came From His Mom)

Mother knows best<p>Richard Branson is a force of nature.<p>In addition to being an actual knight, he is the founder of the Virgin Group, which now controls more than 400 companies. His net worth is $5 billion, which puts him seventh on a list of the wealthiest British billionaires. Plus, he's known for …

Immune System

The Path to Massive Wealth- Grant Cardone

Iconic Detroit mansion coming back from the dead as 26 apartments

One of Detroit's most dramatic back-from-the-dead building redevelopment projects is nearing completion and could house its first apartment tenants since the 1970s this summer.<p>The Scott Mansion, on 81 Peterboro in the city's Midtown district, is undergoing a $6-million transformation into 26 mostly …

Real Estate

Forget San Francisco and New York: These are the 19 best places to live where the typical home costs less than $260,000 and monthly rent is under $1,000

The best places to live are the cities where people are happy, job opportunities are abundant, pay is good, and housing is affordable.<p>So says U.S. News & World Report, which recently released its annual ranking of the best places to live in America. To rank the cities, U.S. News considered the job …

Real Estate

More than 80 tenants launch multi-building rent strike in Westlake

Residents say stiff rent increases are unfair<p>In the face of a recent round of rent hikes, tenants at a cluster of apartment buildings in Westlake have launched a large-scale rent strike, demanding the right to collectively bargain a new lease agreement with their landlord.<p>At a rally Saturday, …