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The BRICS on Trade in Ufa: Mixed Signals

The BRICS on Trade in Ufa: Mixed Signals<br>July 13, 2015, 6:03 am<p>Only time will tell if the BRICS have revised their trade strategies in the wake of …

Europe has made Greece a terrible offer, and the Greek government thinks it's 'very bad'

REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis<p>Greece isn't thrilled with the latest offer it's been presented by the Eurogroup.<p>And, of course, they shouldn't be: the offer …

Women are photoshopping male nipples over their own to combat Instagram's double standard

Not all nipples are created equal - at least, not according to Instagram. The photo-sharing app is known for removing photos that feature female …

Forget 'Exit Interviews.' Here's Why You Should Conduct Stay Interviews Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So, another employee is about to leave your employ: But rather than focus on an exit interview to find out why this individual is leaving, think about conducting “stay interviews” instead, and find out why existing employees are <i>staying</i> …

Great Leaders Always Do This One Thing

Andrea was on a roll. As the new director of sales, she loved watching her direct report take notes whenever she spoke. She knew she was a force to be reckoned with when it came to selling.<p>However, her leadership training was minimal at best-and coaching her was going to test me to the max.<p>Planning …

Leadership

Serena Williams's Most Memorable Wins of All Time (Including the 2015 Wimbledon!)

This Saturday at Wimbledon, Serena Williams will go after her second "Serena Slam"—that is, a repeat of 2002 when she took home all four titles at …

12 Must-Eat Breakfast Sandwiches Across America

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Quick! You've just woken up. You regret having a salad for dinner. Maybe you're a little hungover. You're <i>hungry</i>. So what are you craving?<p>If you're like us, it's probably a breakfast sandwich of some sort. An egg …

11 of the Greatest American Race Cars of All Time

Racing is in America's blood.<p>Racing is in America's blood. This country has created some of the boldest, most successful, and most innovative racecars in history. Here are 11 of our favorites—and they only scratch the surface of America's rich racing heritage.

Sports Cars

Vyapam scam: 40-member CBI team to begin probe from today : India, News

The agency remained tight-lipped on the information about the officers who would be part of the team or who will head it.

Bluetooth to bribery: Five ingenious ways Indians cheat

<b>A massive medical school admissions examination scandal in Madhya Pradesh and a Supreme Court ruling that ordered 600,000 students to re-appear for a pre-medical exam have brought large-scale cheating into the public spotlight.</b><p>Cheating during exams is not new in India and despite being illegal has …

Can you make a river come alive? The long, dry quest to find the Saraswati

The quest to find the Saraswati is up against historical evidence, but the government has pitched in with a lot of enthusiasm.<p>Written by | New Delhi |<p>…

India

At 42, Leander Paes Wins His 16th Grand Slam Title. Double Joy For Martina !

A vintage Leander Paes clinched his 16th Grand Slam trophy, winning the mixed doubles event of the Wimbledon Championship with legendary Martina …

A homecoming for Rwanda’s lions

Sixteen years after the big cats disappeared, this progressive African nation is bringing the Big Five back.<p>It was 1999, exact date unknown. A group of farmers from Kageyo village in eastern Rwanda were tiptoeing through Akagera National Park on Tanzania’s border, returning to the carcass of a cow …

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Travel

Long-term life support on Mars should be possible someday, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> When the first two human colonists land on Mars, they could step into their ready-made living quarters, remove their space helmets and inhale deliciously breathable air.<p>The quarters would have an optimal mixture of gases for human respiration, and be perfectly pressurized, air-conditioned …

Space could be the battlefield for World War III

<b>(CNN) —</b> "This is the Chinese navy. This is the Chinese navy. Please go away quickly."<p>This was the scene that CNN captured last month when a U.S. Navy P-8 surveillance plane was angrily ordered away from a base that China was building in disputed waters in the South China Sea.<p>The scary thing for us …

Car assembly line robot kills worker in Germany

<b>(CNN) —</b> An automotive assembly line robot killed a worker at a car factory in Germany this week, a prosecutor's office said.<p>The man, 21, was installing the robot at a Volkswagen assembly line on Tuesday in Baunatal, which lies next to the city of Kassel, local newspaper the Hessische …

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USA vs. Japan Part II: Giant robots set to duel

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Suidobashi, you have a giant robot, we have a giant robot. You know what needs to happen."<p>With these fighting words, a new, robo-martial space race era was born. U.S.-based robotics company MegaBots issued the challenge late last month, as it put the finishing touches to its Mark 2 model, …

NASA probe set to make history at Pluto

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's traveled more than 3.6 billion miles to get there, and it will only stay a few hours, but a small space probe is expected to revolutionize the way we look at Pluto.<p>NASA's New Horizons spacecraft will be within 6,200 miles (9,978 kilometers) of Pluto's surface at 7:49 a.m. ET on July …

Novak Djokovic vs. Roger Federer: Score, Recap from Wimbledon 2015 Men's Final

For the second consecutive year, Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer in a thrilling Wimbledon final. The 2015 version wasn't quite the five-set epic from last year, but Djoker won't have any complaints following a 7-6, 6-7, 6-4, 6-3 victory.<p>Wimbledon's official Twitter account noted all of the …

Tennis

• World No1 wins 7-6, 6-7, 6-4, 6-3 to defend Wimbledon crown<br>• Federer sparkles but Serb’s power and precision prove too much<p>Novak Djokovic, the new softer version who cried after the Roland Garros crowd acclaimed him in defeat last month, has not lost his ruthless streak – and how he needed it to …

Tennis

What Roger Federer's Loss to Novak Djokovic Means for US Open 2015

Roger Federer's Grand Slam drought has now reached three full years. The Swiss star was eliminated in his men's final matchup against Novak Djokovic, as outlined by Wimbledon on Twitter:<p>Federer, who has won Wimbledon seven times, entered the event with his game peaking. He took the Gerry Weber Open …

Tennis

Wimbledon 2015: Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer to capture his third title

Despite second set shakiness, Djokovic manages what was ultimately a comfortable victory<p>It was a great Wimbledon, and a tournament with many twists and turns. In the end, however, it was the world’s two No 1 players who claimed the gentlemen’s and ladies’ singles trophies in a manner that …

Novak Djokovic celebrates Wimbledon title by eating grass again

Winning Wimbledon is a huge deal and you can't blame Novak Djokovic for wanting to savor the moment, but even THIS is a bit much.<p>It's also his own thing!<p>Still, whatever floats ya boat, man!

Djokovic Takes Wimbledon Final: Pictures

After Wimbledon win, Williams isn’t stopping to enjoy the ‘Serena Slam’

July 11, 2015<p>July 10, 2015<p>July 9, 2015<p>Photos of action from the grass-court Grand Slam tennis tournament in London.<p>Photos of action from the grass-court Grand Slam tennis tournament in London.<p>LONDON — Serena Williams was in such a competitive trance it made her slow to claim victory, but then she …

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