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Get your walking shoes ready: Cobb mountain to river trail almost done

This time next year Cobb County residents will be able to walk from Kennesaw Mountain to the Chattahoochee River.<p>The 13.5 mile multi-use trail known …

This now-married couple literally met in the Christmas-iest way possible

Chad and Angie Koosman have what might be the most Christmas-y meet-cute story we’ve ever heard. It’s straight up like something out of a holiday …

We speak to veteran producer John Smithson about his latest movie, Sherpa Film. www.wonderlandmagazine.com/2015/12/new-flick-sherpa/

Dovish Israeli groups say they face harsh crackdown

JERUSALEM (AP) — With Israel mired in a wave of near-daily Palestinian attacks, hard-line Israeli politicians and activists are stepping up the …

Hillary Clinton on encryption: 'maybe the back door isn't the right door'

Democrats have strange ideas about the internet, too. At tonight's ABC News presidential debate, candidates offered a number of vague, borderline-illiterate thoughts about technology, especially Hillary Clinton. It all started when ABC gave her an inane prompt, characterizing encryption as a …

Democrats spar over national security, guns and the Islamic State

By Philip Rucker<p>, Reporter<p>Anne Gearan<p>, Reporter<p>MANCHESTER, N.H. — The Democratic presidential candidates presented competing visions for defeating Islamic State terrorists and clashed passionately at a debate here Saturday night over tax policy, the power and wealth of Wall Street, gun control and …

Middle-class

The Lean Research Sloppy Joe

Doing design research when you need to ship.<p>I‘ve never met a product team that doesn’t believe user research is important. Actually getting that …

Burundi rejects African Union peacekeeping force

KIGALA, Rwanda (AP) — Burundi's government on Saturday rejected the African Union's plans to deploy a 5,000-strong peacekeeping force to stop …

Africa

Minimalist Comics That Make You Smile (15 total)

If you're looking for a little something to brighten your day, may we suggest these minimalist comics by Montrouge, France-based Dominique Dubois-Taine (DOM)? For over ten years, DOM has been creating these wordless, black and white pieces all centered around a very curious character named …

Lost in Space

How Apple’s super-secret Industrial Design team really works

<i>This feature is adapted from my book,</i> Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products. <i>It offers a rare look inside one of Apple’s most secretive institutions: the Industrial Design studio.</i><p>Where do Apple’s great products come from?<p>For the last 18 years — since Steve Jobs returned to the …

Bodypainters Beautifully Blend Human Bodies into Nature

Using absolutely no Photoshop, bodypainters Leonie Gen and Joerg Duesterwald worked with photographers Laila Pregizer and Uwe Schmida in seamlessly integrating the human body into natural landscapes. Called <i>Metamorphosis</i>, the project blends naked models into everything from rock formations to curly …

Bodypainting

The Ten Worst Automotive Design Flaws

When automakers don’t get it right, they really, don’t get it right. From small interior tidbits to catastrophic mechanical failures, these are the …

Report: FAA drone registry will be public, searchable and contain name and address information

On Monday, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is set to launch its online drone registry in an attempt to gather identifying information on drones and their operators.<p>Until now, the details of the registry have been rather vague, but the major point of contention has been in two …

Drones

A Revealing Look at Bullets Precisely Split in Half

<i>Ammo</i> is a series of portraits featuring bullets cut in half, revealing what this powerful object looks like on the inside. With over 900 specimen in her collection, Pearlman displays the projectiles in a simple format, against a blank background, to draw the focus on the objects themselves. Each …

Ammunition

Sanders campaign's data breach jolts Democratic debate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bernie Sanders apologized for his aides' breach of Hillary Clinton's proprietary voter data in the opening moments of Saturday's Democratic debate -- and Clinton dropped the issue.<p>The two Democratic presidential hopefuls opted not to air out what has become a messy fight between their …

Catalog Queen Lillian Vernon Dies at 88

Lillian Vernon, the woman who built a catalog empire, passed away on Monday in New York. She was 88.<p>Vernon began her business in 1951 by selling …

Selling

How to Succeed in Business Without Becoming a Workaholic

I watched Wolf of Wall Street recently, which inspired several flashbacks to my days in finance, working in the pit for a large bank. Seeing those …

101 Career Tips, Each in 140 Characters or Less

We know — you want great career advice, but sometimes, you just don’t have time to read lengthy articles or books.<p>Well, today, you’re in luck: We’ve …

Controversy Brews Around Mast Brothers Artisanal Chocolate

For the better part of a decade, Mast Brothers Chocolate has been a pioneer in the Brooklyn artisanal food movement. When they first began selling …

6 Tips to Help You Land Your Dream Job

<i>Alexis Grant is an entrepreneurial writer and digital strategist. She blogs about careers and the new world of work at alexisgrant.com</i>.<p>The web is …