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British leadership contender says the UK could leave the EU by next year

LONDON (Reuters) - British leadership contender Andrea Leadsom said the UK could pull out of the European Union as early as next year following last week's referendum vote to leave the bloc.<p>In an interview with the Sunday Telegraph, Leadsom said she had a fast-track policy for leaving and that only …

Post-Brexit, Britain may need 'Hotel California' model | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - After the self-inflicted wound of voting to quit the European Union, Britain’s best option to limit the mutual economic and political damage could be called the “Hotel California” model.<p>The Union Jack (bottom) and the European Union flag are seen flying, at the border of …

Here's every key Brexit date you need to know until the end of the year

No nation has ever left the 28-nation bloc and the surprise Brexit victory has plunged UK politics into chaos, with the Prime Minister resigning, Tory candidates vying for his position stabbing each other in the back, and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn facing a rebellion from Labour MPs.<p>While the …

London stock exchange shareholders vote on merger deal under Brexit cloud

LONDON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Shareholders of the London Stock Exchange will vote on Monday on whether to back a $27 billion merger with Deutsche Boerse, even though the deal may have to be tweaked following Britain's decision to leave the European Union.<p>The two exchanges have insisted that their …

The Tesla Autopilot crash proves self-driving technology isn't perfect — but it is here to stay

The electric-car maker's story is one of innovation and genius, with a dose of erudite bravado coming from its intrepid CEO, Elon Musk.<p>Musk has championed Tesla's technologies, including the driver-assist feature called Autopilot. It's essentially Tesla's public autonomous-driving experiment, and a …

5 at-home workouts better than the gym

What you know about exercising from home is true: There are more things hindering your workout than helping it. But that doesn’t mean you can’t get a …

Workouts

Breakthrough method means CRISPR just got a lot more relevant to human health

'The most clever CRISPR gadget to date'<p>The gene-editing tool CRISPR may one day change the way humans approach medicine — or at least that’s how it’s been portrayed so far. But for all the talk of using CRISPR to eliminate disease, the method was never very good at doing one important thing: …

Treatments for cancers and Alzheimer's on the verge of a breakthrough

Greater understanding of genetics and characteristics of diseases are driving the development of new medicines<p>The practice of medicine can be hit-and-miss: however good a drug is, it is unlikely to work well on everybody with that condition, whether it’s breast cancer or depression. But new …

Cancer

HIV patients now live long enough to develop Alzheimer’s

With proper treatment, HIV is no-longer the imminent death sentence it once was. This means that patients with HIV are living longer than ever before—long enough to contract age-related illnesses.<p>Earlier this month, clinicians at Georgetown University diagnosed the first reported case where a …

Medicine

Brits blindly walking into Orwellian surveillance state, survey suggests

Britain is sleep-walking into an Orwellian surveillance state, with most of its citizens unaware of or disinterested in the far-reaching implications of the government’s Investigatory Powers (IP) Bill, a new survey suggests.<p>A poll conducted by broadband comparison site Broadband Genie reveals the …

Pulses: The Hottest New Healthy Food Trend You *Need* to Try

By now you may have heard of one of the newest healthy food trends of 2016: pulses. Pulses are part of the legume family, and include dried peas, beans, lentils and chickpeas. You already know these foods are incredibly versatile — there are <i>tons</i> of healthy bean dessert recipes out there, and hummus …

21 meatless meals anyone can make

Before you know it, the weekend is over and it’s the dreaded Monday again. However, Monday can also be a reset button where you recommit to healthy behaviors, including diet and exercise. Enter Meatless Monday.<p>It takes 47 times more water to produce a single pound of beef compared to a pound of …

Here’s what a top Canadian registered dietitian eats in a day

Breakfast, lunch, dinner and a few snacks throughout the day; what does a healthy 24 hours of eating actually look like?<p>To get an idea, Global News …

Eat Outside With These 20 Perfect Picnic Recipes

Get out your red-checkered tablecloth and your biggest basket because April 23rd is National Picnic Day! Picnics have been beloved social gatherings …

Healthy Eating

11 Best Foods to Naturally Boost Collagen

Just like the bricks on homes, collagen is what supports and protects our skin’s outer layer. And unfortunately, as we age, both time and gravity …

Nutrition

Your complete guide to avoiding procrastination and getting sh*t done

All of us procrastinate in one way or another.<p>I’m sure we can all remember putting off studying for that dreadful exam or thesis paper in college. But you’re not alone.<p>Over 25 percent of Americans think of themselves as chronic procrastinators, which is up from only five percent in 1978.<p>Before we …

Procrastination

10 research-proven tricks that will make you appear smarter than you are

It's great to be smart, but intelligence is a hard thing to pin down. In many cases, how smart people <i>think</i> you are is just as important as how smart you actually are.<p>"I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow." —Woodrow Wilson<p>As it turns out, intelligence only explains …

7 Self-Defeating Psychological Habits That Stymie Success

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The last thing any of us want to do is get in our own way of succeeding. Yet, despite this great intention much of the way our psyches operate is from the unconscious. Whatever is unconscious can wreak havoc on our path to …

Self-improvement

23 surprising things that can make you successful

From the month you were born to your comedic timing, the weirdest quirks can affect how successful you'll ultimately be.<p>We combed through research on success to identify 23 surprising things that can influence your career trajectory. While some factors can be sought out, others are beyond your …

You Asked: Is It Bad to Be Inside All Day?

Shelter is a basic human need. But staying indoors all day may fuel anxiety, insomnia and that too-familiar sense that humans just aren’t meant to …

Self-improvement

5 daily 20-minute habits that will make you a happier person

Despite the differences in what defines happiness for each person, there is consistency in actions you can take to increase your happiness.<p>In the guest post below from my friend and colleague Neil Pasricha, he shares 5 simple but powerful actions you can take to get started right now.<p>Neil is the …

5 Habits of Exceptionally Emotionally Intelligent People

What's different about people who have emotional intelligence and those who don't?<p>There's been quite a bit of talk surrounding the topic of emotional intelligence, or EQ. What is emotional intelligence? What's different about people who have it from those who don't?<p>According to <i>Psychology Today</i>, EQ …

Emotional Intelligence

Life Reimagined

Memory Loss

Warren Buffett's Surprising Secret for Success and Happiness

If you think success hinges on a joyless grind at a job that gives you little satisfaction, the Oracle of Omaha has some advice for you.<p>Contrary to what many people think, the key to success is not toiling away at a 9-to-5 job from which you take no pleasure. Take it from Warren Buffett himself: …

University of Florida

Instead of Using Batteries, This Computer Draws Energy From the Air

Some computers are already small enough to fit into our pockets, and researchers at the University of Washington Sensor Lab found a way to make them …

University of Washington

Millions of self-employed are heading for old age poverty

In the Royal London report Britain's Forgotten Workers, ex-pensions minister Steve Webb warns that many of Britain's 4.4million self-employed will …

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividend Yields Above 3%

Dividend stocks can be a powerful tool to boost your investment returns, provided you pick stocks that don't just offer high yields, but also steady and growing payouts that can support those yields even as the market climbs.<p>This long bull market may have made it tougher for income investors to …

How to Start a Business With Little to No Money

Starting a business is the aspiration of every entrepreneur who’s ever lived, as well as every person who’s ever been stuck in a nine-to-five job and …

How To Not Run Out Of Money In Retirement

Investing for retirement doesn't have to be hard. You read up on how to put together a diverse mix of low-cost index funds, bonds, etc. Then keep setting aside all you can into that retirement account. Easy.<p>But when you actually retire and start spending that money, that's like going from playing …