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Immigration Threatens Republicans From Within

The furor over President Barack Obama's executive action shielding millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation poses hazards for him, …

Will you still watch 'The Cosby Show'?

For more than 50 years, Bill Cosby has been one of America's leading entertainers: a noted comedian, an Emmy-winning actor and an innovative producer. However, his reputation has been tarnished by allegations of rape. Here's a look at how Cosby, shown here in 2013, has changed through the …

Gas Prices Down $1 Since May, Lowest in 4 Years

The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the United States has dropped one dollar since early May, the lowest price in more than four years, according to the Lundberg survey released Sunday. Prices for regular-grade gasoline fell to $2.72 a gallon, down 12 cents since the last survey two week …

Oil

How to bargain shop for stocks

Shoppers aren't the only ones searching for deals these days.<p>With the stock market up about 200% since the worst of the financial crisis, it's become harder and harder to find stocks that look cheap.<p>But just like how savvy shoppers devise plans to capitalize on Black Friday deals, investors should …

Making Your Money Last In Retirement (Pt. 1)

<i>Outliving your money is a huge worry for people in or thinking about retirement. How to avoid that fate is a specialty of AdviceIQ advisor Jeff Rose, the founder of Alliance Wealth Management in Carbondale, Ill.</i><p>You retire and don’t even own an alarm clock anymore. Then it hits you: Can you really …

7 Traits You Need If You Want to Work From Home | Inc.com

Working from home isn't for everyone. If you can't get enough of workplace drama, office politics, or water cooler gossip, for instance, working from home could leave you feeling unfulfilled and out of the loop. But seriously, we know that certain personality types do better when given the …

Communication Skills

13 Questions Mindful Leaders Ask Daily | Inc.com

It's easy to become absorbed in the day-to-day grind of entrepreneurial life, to do only the next task on your plate and lose sight of the bigger picture. But is merely getting things done enough?<p>Forcing yourself to take a step back, get perspective, and separate day-to-day busywork from the bigger …

Entrepreneurship

Arizona gun instructor accidentally shot and killed by nine-year-old girl with Uzi

A firearms instructor has died after he was shot by a nine-year-old girl when she fired an Uzi at a shooting range in the Arizona desert.<p>Mohave County sheriff’s officials said 39-year-old Charles Vacca, of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, died at the hospital on Monday after he was shot at the Last Stop …

This Single Mom Got Fired, Started a Gym, and Is on Track to a Billion in Revenue

Ellen Latham went from being a fired as a single mother to co-founding Orangetheory Fitness, a multi-million dollar company. Here's how she did it.

Retirement Savings Calculator: How Much Money Do I Need to Retire?

Our online tool helps you figure out how much money you really need to retire.<p>Our online tool helps you figure out how much money you really need to …

Coffee Loves Cocktails More Than You Thought

The greatest thing has happened, people. Coffee and booze have gotten together and it has resulted in the most beautiful cocktails. We're not talking about Irish coffee here. That's just a spiked cup of coffee (which we also love). No, we're talking about lovingly crafted, beautifully balanced …

5 Ways to Get the Most From Virtual Employees | Inc.com

The virtual work force is growing fast and bringing many benefits to companies. According to Chris Ducker, an expert on virtual staffing and author of the book <i>Virtual Freedom</i>, a typical business saves $11,000 a year for each virtual worker it hires. Beyond that, the ability to hire the best people …

Employee Engagement

Why it is so hard to figure out what you can spend today | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Struggling to get out of credit card debt he accumulated in college, Rion Robinson tried a lot of different approaches to curb his spending, from old-fashioned spreadsheets to money management programs like Mint.<p>None of them worked.<p>Then Robinson, a 27-year-old who works for a …

Facebook Is Now Selling Your Web-Browsing Data To Advertisers

As Facebook begins selling info to advertisers about your browsing habits, it will roll out a feature that lets you see why you’re seeing specific …

Obama's New Student Loan Policy Can Help Those in Debt

President Obama is taking initiative to help struggling college graduates with student debt overcome the troubles of being able to afford their …

How Marriage Helped Me Clean Up My Money Act

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>I’ve heard that money can be a leading cause of tension in a marriage, but it’s actually brought my wife, Jillian, and I closer together. Ever since we exchanged “I dos” nine months ago, I’ve adopted a completely different approach to finances because I …

How to Manage Employees Who Become Enemies | Inc.com

When two of your employees become filled with hatred for each other, managing the relationship requires a deft touch. As the leader, it's your job to make sure the conflict does not escalate out of control, interfering with other employees and causing other problems for your business.<p>Liane Davey, …

Employment

5 Signs You Have No Money Management Skills

Good money management is about more than just being able to afford the essentials. It’s about being able to cope with the unexpected and grow your …

America’s 10 most common jobs

Slide 1 of 12<p>The job market is an important indicator of the economy’s health. A look at the most and least common jobs reflects the industries that …