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Wal-Mart rolls out special carts to improve fresh food offering | Reuters

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc has begun rolling out specialized carts designed to keep employees out on the floor culling produce and reducing wastage, the latest step in a push to improve its fresh food offerings and revive sales growth.<p>Aircraft flies over a Wal-Mart billboard in Mexico …

My Kid's School Eliminated Recess And I'm Worried

Reader Angry Mom writes,<p>May I ask your opinion on public schools and the new common core regs? I recently started volunteering in my eight-year-old's class once a week. They do not do recess at all. If they get work done by a certain time they get a five-minute "brain break." This week the teacher …

‘I have seen the school of tomorrow. It is here today, in Finland.’

William Doyle is a 2015-2016 Fulbright Scholar who joined the faculty of the University of Eastern Finland last year as a lecturer on media and education. He has enrolled his 7-year-old son in a Finnish public school and has been dazzled at what he has seen. His Fulbright project title: “Global …

What Americans Keep Ignoring About Finland's School Success

The Scandinavian country is an education superpower because it values equality more than excellence.<p><i>The Scandinavian country is an education superpower because it values equality more than excellence.</i><p>Sergey Ivanov/Flickr<p>Everyone agrees the United States needs to improve its education system …

Society Could Collapse In A Decade, Predicts Math Historian

Professor Peter Turchin says Donald Trump’s presidential election win confirms that “negative trends seem to be accelerating.”<p>The end of the world as we know it could be near ― possibly just years from now, according to a scientist who uses historical and mathematical modeling to predict …

Table of Contents: Cliodynamics vol. 7 iss. 2

Cliodynamics is a transdisciplinary area of research integrating historical macrosociology, cultural and social evolution, economic …

Scientist Predicts Societal Collapse in 2020s

Sugar industry 'powerful force to be reckoned with,' says researcher with new study

A researcher involved with an eye-opening new study on the presence of added sugar in tens of thousands of food products, including many marketed as …

How Our Food Has Changed Over The Last 50 Years

How drastically food portions have changed in the past 20 years

25 Best Habits to Have in Life

If you are committed to happiness and success, work these into your daily routine.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result …

27 Gifts For 'Stranger Things' Fans

The Big Story for every NFL team

NFL Nation reporters detail the biggest storylines -- and what they mean going forward -- for every team coming out of Week 9.<p><b>NFC East | NFC North |</b> …

23 Healthyish Comfort Food Recipes To Stress Eat During The Election

Brb self-medicating with mozzarella sticks.

16 Workouts You Can Easily Do At Home

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Justin Timberlake Totally Kills It With His Cover Of Bel Biv DeVoe’s Classic ‘Poison’

We are at the point where Justin Timberlake is essentially a musical force and can’t be stopped. He’s been through the boy band process, he’s gone solo to great acclaim, he’s shown he has chops to go outside of the music realm, and now he’s all over trying out different genres. And he can even take …

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What's New On Netflix In February 2016?

"Charlie's Angels"! "Mad Men"! "Atonement"!<p>Attention, singles and jaded couples: Your Valentine's Day plans have arrived. Netflix is set to release a whole bunch of shows and movies over the first half of the month, clearly hoping to lull us into a state of mindless bliss while we wait out this …

Key & Peele And Other Comedy Central Stars Discussed Their Most Controversial Scenes At PaleyFest

Nine panelists representing five shows appeared at Comedy Central’s PaleyFest panel on Saturday. When you throw personalities from the likes of <i>Key & Peele</i>, <i>Broad City</i>, and <i>Workaholics</i> together, expect the type of tangental comedic chaos one might see in an Improv Comedy workshop…only better. …

Saoirse Ronan Calls Ryan Gosling 'a Blond Canadian Jesus' After He Got People to Start Pronouncing Her Name Correctly

Saoirse Ronan is confirming what we’ve always suspected.<p>At the 2016 Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala on Saturday, the <i>Brooklyn</i> actress, …

“Master of None” Co-Creator And “Parks and Rec” Writer Alan Yang On Breaking a Story

One term you’ll hear a lot in the world of TV writing is “breaking the story.” Master of None‘s Alan Yang breaks down how it’s done.<p>The opening credits on most TV shows often come with a side order of lies. The main offender is the “written-by” credit. It’s a suspiciously narrow designation that …