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30 Things You Need To Know To Be Successful In Life

Quora users discussed some lessons they've learned along the way in the thread, "What are the top 10 things we should be informed about in life?" Users had many more than 10 tips to offer, and we've collected and paraphrased some of the best advice, arranged by contributor below.<p><i>Justin Freeman, who</i> …

20 Essential Life Lessons For Happiness And Success

A recent birthday got me reflecting on my journey to this age, and I’m happy to say that, compared with the younger me, I’m much more at peace with myself, content with my life, confident of what I want and sure of how to get there.<p>I often write about how to attain career and money success, and …

The Food Lab: How to Roast Fall and Winter Vegetables

I associate different appliances with different times of the year. The vacuum cleaner comes out in the summer as the dogs start to shed their fall coats. (Ironically, the vacuum cleaner <i>also</i> comes out around November when my building decides to kick in its …

7 Content Marketing Myths Debunked

Blogs are an important component to your content marketing strategy since they are a regular channel for communication with your audience. However, incorporating other types of content into your strategy can be equally as important.<p>Visuals, infographics, white papers, eBooks, user-generated …

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ZoNation: Tell hell with theocracy

Zo tackles one of the long time ‘fears’ of liberals, that Christian conservatives would turn American into a theocracy or something:<p>As a Christian …

ACA deadline tests Dem patience

Some Capitol Hill Democrats are preparing to launch broadsides against President Barack Obama if the Affordable Care Act website isn’t fixed by the end of the month.<p>That will come in the form of more aggressive scrutiny in Republican-led oversight hearings, open advocacy for further delay in the …

Hollywood film producer confirms he was Israeli spy

Arnon Milchan claims other big Hollywood names were connected to his covert affairs<p>Stories about Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan's alleged double life have been circulating for years.<p>Now, the Israeli businessman behind hits like "Pretty Woman," "Fight Club" and "L.A. Confidential" has finally come …

Fight Club

'Earliest shrine' uncovered at Buddha's birthplace

<b>Archaeologists digging at Buddha's birthplace have uncovered remains of the "earliest ever Buddhist shrine".</b><p>They unearthed a 6th Century BC timber structure buried within the Maya Devi Temple at Lumbini in Nepal.<p>The shrine appears to have housed a tree. This links to the Buddha nativity story - his …

Thai protesters besiege more ministries

Thousands of protesters have surrounded Thailand's Interior Ministry and forced the evacuation of four others in an escalating campaign to topple Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's government.<p>The demonstrators continued their defiance on Tuesday of a tough security law imposed late on Monday, …

Syrian government and opposition agree to meet for first peace talks

Syria’s government and opposition have agreed to meet for the first time in an attempt to halt the country’s civil war.<p>The peace conference will be held in Geneva on January 22.<p>The UN’s special envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, stressed the peace process should start now: “It is a huge opportunity …

Pakistan protesters block Nato supply route

<b>Pakistani activists have blocked the main supply route for provisions destined for Nato troops in Afghanistan to protest against US drone strikes.</b><p>Opposition politician Imran Khan called for the action and said it would continue until American drone attacks in north-west Pakistan came to an end.<p>He …

Guardian Shorts

Website about guardian shorts new series of ebooks<p>On this website, you can expect to find a number of must-read books as well as some of the new age …

Books

Putin meets the Pope in Rome

Pope Francis has welcomed Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Vatican for their first- ever meeting.<p>Talks between the two leaders focused on Syria with the Pope stressing the need to end the violence and bring assistance to the civilian population.<p>They also exchanged gifts. In return for a …

Syria conflict: Women 'targets of abuse and torture'

<b>Women in Syria are increasingly the targets of violent abuse and torture by government forces and armed groups.</b><p>Some 6,000 women have been raped since the start of the conflict in March 2011, the Euro Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN) says.<p>A spokeswoman for the group said these women were …

CIA reportedly turned some Gitmo prisoners into double agents at secret facility

In the early years after 9/11, the CIA turned some Guantanamo Bay prisoners into double agents then sent them home to help the U.S. kill terrorists, current and former U.S. officials said.<p>The CIA promised the prisoners freedom, safety for their families and millions of dollars from the agency's …

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U.S. generals now take action to watch Obama

November 24, 2013 11:25 pm<p>Impeach Obama<p><b>Retired Army, Air Force leaders say ‘government continues down path of destroying America’</b><p>(Army Gen. Paul E. …

Common Core Obama's Means to 'Fundamentally Transform' America's Education System

Proponents of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) often insist that the new standards are not a federal takeover of education. Actually, Common …

Education