Natalie Delia

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24 life skills every functioning adult should master before turning 30

by Shana Lebowitz<p>There's no handbook for adult life.<p>Somehow you're just supposed to know that you should have more money coming in than going out and …

Time Management

5 Things to Know About the U.S. Embassy’s Move to Jerusalem

The decision to relocate the U.S. Embassy has touched off deadly protests and will likely rattle the Middle East peace process<p>The U.S. moved its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on Monday afternoon sparking deadly clashes between Palestinian protestors and the Israeli military. …

Middle East

Pet dog raised by Chinese family for two years turns out to be a black bear

When Su Yun bought her family a puppy two years ago, she was surprised by how much the dog ate. “A box of fruits and two buckets of noodles every …

China

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

This is the morning ritual that will make you happy: 4 secrets from stoicism

Sometimes life sucks. Bad. Really bad. And you feel like you want a refund.<p>But, of course, we need to accept that Life Avenue is going to have its …

Happiness

10 Muscle-building Foods Every Man Should Have in His Pantry

We get it: You’re busy, and you don’t have a lot of time to make whole meals from scratch. Between family, work, and finding time to hit the gym …

Here's How Highly Successful People Make Little Choices Different From the Rest of us

It's simple: If you want to live an exceptional life, you can't behave like everyone else.<p>Everybody has their own definition of success. And most people probably would like to live an above-average life. But the reality is that the vast majority of people never do. Most people live ordinary, …

The New Science of Psychedelics

Recent studies are finding that drugs such as LSD and psilocybin can help to alleviate depression, anxiety and addiction—and may have profound things to teach us about how the mind works<p>By<p>Michael Pollan<p>To anyone who lived through the 1960s, the proposition that psychedelic drugs might have a …

Depression

Limits on pain medications leaving some Mainers desperate for relief

WINTER HARBOR (BDN) — When Maine’s opiate prescribing law took effect in January 2017, Debra Gerrish of Winter Harbor was one of an estimated 13,000 …

A Meditation Exercise For People Who Simply Cannot 'Quiet' Their Minds

<i>In a warp-speed world, it can be difficult to entertain even the thought of slowing down for a meditation. The following mindfulness exercise,</i> …

Mindfulness

New galactic map shows the positions and brightness of 1.7 billion stars

Get all the details on the Milky Way’s celestial objects<p>This morning, the European Space Agency unveiled a new, highly detailed sky map of the Milky Way Galaxy that showcases the brightness and positions of nearly 1.7 billion stars. It’s the most comprehensive catalog of stars to date, and it …

Worker Who Sent Hawaii False Alert Thought Missile Attack Was Imminent

<b>Updated 6:20 p.m. ET</b><p>A false ballistic missile alert in Hawaii was sent on Jan. 13 because an emergency worker believed there really was a missile threat, according to a preliminary investigation by the Federal Communications Commission.<p>The report finds that the false alert was not the result of a …

David Ige

Trump’s tax reform to produce ‘cap-ex explosion,’ US growth

The GOP’s tax reform bill, signed into law at the end of December, is designed to stimulate economic growth by encouraging companies to invest in the domestic economy, a development experts expect to come to fruition over the coming months.<p>“[U.S. companies are] going to have a lot more net income, …

Economics

How to quit bad habits without willpower: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Got any serious bad habits? The extra-strength ones with the FDA warning. The kind you really beat yourself up about — but still engage in all the …

Self-help

Uber wants flying taxis to soar above Los Angeles by 2020, with help from NASA

In the future, car traffic will have no effect on your taxi ride — at least, that is what Uber and NASA are counting on. On Wednesday, November 8, at …

Los Angeles

Trump is making Paul Ryan's life very hard

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump may have made a short-term deal this week to fund the government and raise the debt ceiling, but he's also placed House Speaker Paul Ryan in the crosshairs of the far-right members within his conference once again.<p>In a week that began with Trump punting the plight of …

Exodus of Rohingya to Bangladesh reaches 270,000 - UNHCR | Reuters

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - An estimated 270,000 Rohingya have sought refuge in Bangladesh over the past two weeks, the U.N. refugee agency said on Friday, announcing a dramatic jump in numbers fleeing violence in neighboring Myanmar’s Rakhine State.<p>A rights group said satellite images …

The Science of Self-Control: 6 Ways to Develop Greater Willpower and Discipline | Inc.com

Self-control. Willpower. Determination. Perseverance. Doing what you need to do, day after day, with total focus and resolve...that's how you succeed. And that's why we all want to develop greater willpower and self-control. Willpower, determination, and resilience help successful people keep …

Will Power

Here's how to use turmeric to whiten your teeth

News flash: Turmeric can actually whiten your teeth. Say goodbye to oil pulling forever!<p>Blogger Farah Dhukai showed us an ingenious way to use …

House Republicans continue health-care push, may leave changes to Senate

The aim has become very simple for House Republicans stumbling closer to passing a bill to revise the Affordable Care Act: just get it off their plates and over to the Senate.<p>In the messy effort to rally their often unruly party around a measure to replace big parts of President Barack Obama’s …

10 ways smart people stay calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

11 Habits of Remarkably Happy People | Inc.com

Despite how appealing turmoil, negativity, and pessimism can sometimes seem, being happy isn't just better for your emotional well-being--it also makes you more successful than those who are not.<p>Check out these 11 habits very happy people do every single day, and start incorporating them into your …

Happiness

What's the Fastest Way to Attract Others to You? Do Any of These 8 Things | Inc.com

If you're in a people business of any sort (then again, who isn't?), it should be your highest priority to connect with the human side of your customers, vendors, peers, co-workers, and other stakeholders.<p>This means having a good understanding of what makes humans tick. As you scroll further down, …

Self-improvement

7 things every happy person does before 8am

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move forward sometimes. From having a full-time job, to working on your relationships with your loved ones, …

10 Brutal Truths About Life That Are Difficult To Accept But You'll Benefit a Lot If You Do

Every single one of us have our own struggles to deal with. We worry, we procrastinate, we don’t feel good enough, we wish we had more money…the list …

How to stay motivated at work — and in life — according to science

You've been trying to get that promotion at work for months now — taking on extra responsibilities and fantasizing about kudos from colleagues and …

US officials: Early belief is that Syrian attack used sarin gas

<b>(CNN) —</b> White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters Tuesday that a gas attack in a rebel-controlled area of Syria was perpetrated by the forces tied to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and are a "consequence of the past administration's weakness and irresolution."<p>Multiple activist groups …

Don't Self-Sabotage: 3 Ways to Overcome 'Imposter Syndrome' | Inc.com

You're the first one into the office every day, bring in the most new business, and command more praise from managers than any of your colleagues. So why do you feel this overwhelming fear of not being <i>as smart</i>, <i>as talented</i> or <i>as deserving</i> as co-workers think?<p>This nagging worry of being "found out" as …

How Smart People Handle Difficult People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negativity they spread, while others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they …