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Obama responds to Trump’s wiretapping claim

A spokesman for former President Barack Obama today denied that Obama ordered wiretaps at Trump Tower.<p>“A cardinal rule of the Obama administration …

Trump Administration Suspends Expedited H-1B Visa Approvals for Foreign Workers

Foreigners aiming for temporary jobs at high-tech U.S. companies will undergo a longer visa approval process after the Trump administration announced it will temporarily suspend expedited applications for H-1B visas.<p>The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said on Friday that starting …

LinkedIn is no longer the future of recruiting, according to a former LinkedIn executive

LinkedIn, Monster.com, and other job websites have revolutionized the way that companies look for new hires. But they’ve also made it easier for those companies to sort candidates based on factors like where they went to school and which companies they’ve worked at in the past—which can narrow the …

Employment

FBI refused White House request to knock down recent Trump-Russia stories

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The FBI rejected a recent White House request to publicly knock down media reports about communications between Donald Trump's associates and Russians known to US intelligence during the 2016 presidential campaign, multiple US officials briefed on the matter tell CNN.<p>But a White …

Donald Trump

5 Habits of Successful People Before 8 a.m.

Setting a positive, productive tone for the day is all about giving yourself time to get your wits together. Prepare for your entry into the work arena, if you want to win there.<p>Guest Writer<p>CEO of Fifth Avenue Brands<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The difference between …

Success

Parents of Successful Kids Have These 12 Things in Common

<i>This story originally appeared on businessinsider.com.</i><p>Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to do awesome …

Harvard Business School

The Secrets of the Pelvic Floor

If you’ve never had your pelvic floor released, consider hunting down an integrative structural specialist: It’s a weird sensation, for sure, and …

The 12 Types Of Trips You Should Take In Your Lifetime

Better than your average beach vacation, and cheaper too.<p>To some travelers, “vacation” means lying on a tropical beach or staying in an urban hotel, and there’s nothing wrong with that. But the start of a new year is time to think outside the box and start planning trips that help you both unwind …

How to Get People to Say Yes to What You Want, According to Science

Researchers have been studying the art of persuasion for years. Here's what they've found.<p>The ability to persuade others is a valuable skill. It can translate into making a huge sale, convincing people to follow your leadership, getting a raise, or countless other successes in the business realm. …

Stanford University

Interactive periodic table finally clues us in to what elements are used for

Looking at the periodic table, most of us have no issues identifying the use of certain elements. Sodium, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and others are no-brainers but what about the less talked about elements.<p>Seriously, do you know what Vanadium is used for? How about Polonium? Of course you don’t. …

Chemistry

Here's A Total-Body Cardio Exercise That Burns Mega Calories

Oh, burpees—the move we <i>all</i> love to hate. This calorie-crushing exercise hurts so good for a reason: It puts your whole bod to work. "This move …

A Full-Body Strength Workout You Can Complete In 10 Minutes

When you're short on time, there's a go-to formula for making sure you're maximizing the benefits of your full-body strength workout, explains …

5 Signs You Have Overtraining Syndrome

Exercise is obviously a key part of a healthy lifestyle, and with YouTube home workouts, colorful workout gear and unlimited #fitspo motivation on Instagram, it’s easier than ever to get started on a fitness routine. But if you’re hitting the weight room/pavement/yoga mat <i>hard</i> day in and day out, …

Tip: Build Your Butt One Glute at a Time

Here's a new twist on a proven booty builder. Works for strength athletes and bikini babes. Take a look.<p>The glute bridge is almost the same as the …

High Intensity Interval Training: What Is HIIT, And How Do You Know If You're Doing It?

If you work out, or if you talk to people who work out, you should be familiar with high intensity interval training. You probably associate it with …

Exercise