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Beyond Death: The Science of the Afterlife

This question is more than a mind-bender. For thousands of years, certain people have claimed to have actually visited the place that, Saint Paul …

Harry Potter

Inside a Christian Pot Shop

God told Moses to go down the mountain. He told Abraham to sacrifice Isaac, his only son. And, according to Bryan Davies, he made another commandment …

Cannabis

Amid marijuana safety concerns, Colorado unveils pot vending machines

LITTLETON, Colo. — In the posh resorts of Vail Valley, where celebrities are as common as the paparazzi who stalk them, a machine has suddenly stolen the limelight.<p>Meet Zazzz, thought to be the nation's first identity-verifying marijuana vending machine. Unveiled at an invitation-only party in …

10 Steps to Creating a Business Persona Ready for Any Opportunity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Even if you are creative, passionate, charming and have amazing business ideas and skills, you can still be unprepared for many of the opportunities that come your way.<p>If any of your distinct skills and ideas are going unused, it may be …

Small Business

10 CD Savings Strategies for Homebuyers

Many people who want to buy a house find it tough to save cash for a standard down payment — typically 20 percent of the home’s purchase price. …

15 Steps Financial Success Plan

The following 15-part series is a do-it-yourself step-by-step guide that will help you improve your finances, reduce your debt, and increase your …

How to Save for a House While Renting

If you’re currently renting, but want to someday buy a home, you know that saving up a down payment is an important first step. Unfortunately, …

What You Can Learn From Henry Ford | Inc.com

This is going to be a short post, because it's not all that complicated an idea.<p>I recently came across a quote from Henry Ford, one of the greatest business minds of all time:<p><i>"There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: make the best quality goods possible at the lowest cost possible,</i></i> …

Henry Ford

5 Ways to Get PR for Your Startup Without Spending a Pretty Penny

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting exposure for a project you’ve sacrificed sleep, money and social time for may seem like the highest priority right before launch. The problem is most startup budgets won’t bank a clever publicity campaign or a high-end PR …

Public Relations

What Happened To The First 10 Apple Employees

And without question, Jobs was the driving force that turned Apple into the world's most valuable tech company.<p>But, Jobs didn't do it alone.<p>We decided to take a look at the first 10 employees at Apple, and see what they did and where they are today.<p>Apple's first CEO, Michael Scott, gave us a bunch …

Silicon Valley

Stop Procrastinating: 5 Tips From Ben Franklin | Inc.com

After scanning the long list of Benjamin Franklin’s accomplishments, one can only come to one conclusion: The American Renaissance Man probably never had an idle day in his life. In his 84 years he became a prominent author, printer, politician, postmaster, satirist, inventor, musician, and …

Entrepreneurship

How Congress Stayed Wet in the Dry Years of Prohibition

Meet George Cassiday, official Washington's favorite bootlegger.<p>In a yet-to-be-gentrified area of Northeast D.C., a nondescript warehouse was unusually lively last Saturday afternoon. Inside? A spirited bottling party.<p>The Ivy City warehouse is home to New Columbia Distillers. Started in 2012 by …

Federal investigation targets L.A.-based Herbalife

The Justice Department and<p>FBIhave opened an investigation of Los Angeles nutritional products companyHerbalife Ltd., which has been fighting critics who say it's operating an illegal pyramid scheme.<p>Law enforcement sources confirmed the investigation. The FBI started looking into the company "more …

Netherlands Closing 19 Prisons Due to Lack of Criminals

In 2009, the Dutch justice ministry announced the planned closing of eight prisons in the Netherlands due to a declining crime rate which was …

Crime

'Bully' Serves His Punishment: Holding Sign In Public

The sign tells the story.<p>"I am a bully," it reads. "I pick on children that are disabled, and I am intolerant of those that are different from myself. My actions do not reflect an appreciation for the diverse South Euclid community that I live in."<p>That sign was displayed next to a busy roadside in …

Tennessee is Making Pregnancy a Criminal Liability

The state legislature has passed a bill that would allow police to investigate drug-taking mothers if their unborn children are harmed by their …

Supreme Court To Decide If Politicians Can Be Sued For Lying During A Campaign

The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments next week in an important First Amendment case.<p>Doug Mataconis · Tuesday, April 15, 2014 · 18 comments<p>Next …

Obama grants clemency to correct a sentence extended by a court typo

WASHINGTON-- President Obama on Tuesday commuted the sentence of a drug convict, correcting a mistake that had extended his prison time by more than three years and could not be fixed by the courts.<p>Ceasar Huerta Cantu was sentenced to 15 years of incarceration after pleading guilty in 2006 to money …

Segregation Now ...

Sixty years after Brown v. Board of Education, the schools in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, show how separate and unequal education is coming back.<p>Though James Dent could watch Central High School’s homecoming parade from the porch of his faded-white bungalow, it had been years since he’d bothered. But last …

Eleven Things You Did Not Know About Clarence Thomas

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Suing Disney over Wait Times Takes Time. Why Is That Legal?

If the lawsuit over keeping disabled people waiting at Disney theme parks has merit, it should have been won already. The courts have kept it waiting …

Facebook

Negative thinking is essentially a state of mind that influences a person to look at the downside of every situation instead of focusing on the …

Self-help

7 Research-Backed Breakfast Tips for Faster Weight Loss

Want to fend off breakfast boredom <i>and</i> lose some pounds? We've rounded up a week's worth of ideas for your a.m. meals.<p>If you're trying to lose weight, it's smart to make your morning meal count. Hit your goals in no time with these tasty, zero-deprivation tactics, all of which have been proven by …

Nutrition

Argentina Scientists Are Now Attaching Backpacks To Collect Cow Farts

Scientists in Argentina may have just the answer to combat global warming.<p>With cows being responsible for up to 25 percent of the methane gas released in the US each year, a group of scientists at Argentina's National Institute of Agricultural Technology is now attaching backpacks to cows to …

Prince Fans, Prepare For The Deluge

Prince fans are accustomed to not getting what they want. That's one reason Friday's news came as a shock — that Prince has re-signed, for the first time in 18 years, with Warner Bros. Records, and that an expanded edition of <i>Purple Rain</i>, in time for its 30th anniversary, as well as a new album and …

Glute Strengthening Workout

Put injuries behind you by working this key—but often neglected—muscle group.<p>For the past decade, coaches, trainers, and physical therapists like me have told runners to “work your core”—the muscles of your torso that support your every move. And so many runners have added crunches and planks that …

Workouts

16-Year-Old's Amazingly Hyperrealistic Graphite Portrait Wins Top Prize

16-year-old Shania McDonagh recently took home the top prize of the 60th Texaco Children's Art Competition, an art competition for young people held in Ireland every year. Known for her incredibly detailed and hyperrealistic portraits, the young artist has won first place in her age category four …

Drawing