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Trump and Putin make counter-terror top priority in first call

<b>Donald Trump held a series of phone calls with world leaders on Saturday - including one with Vladimir Putin.</b><p>The Kremlin said both sides had agreed to make fighting "international terrorism" - including so-called Islamic State and "other terrorist groups" in Syria - a top priority.<p>The White House …

Don’t Let Blown Out Clouds Ruin Your Landscape Photos: Here’s an Easy Photoshop Fix (VIDEO)

We’ve all been there: You’re shooting a beautiful landscape with bright billowing clouds and some interesting shadow detail, so what do you do? You …

9 podcasts that will change how you think about human behavior

Fortunately, there are no shortage of podcasts designed to cater to that interest — whether it's a short one-one-one chat about building good habits or an hour-long compilation of novel ideas.<p>Here are some of the best podcasts that help put life in perspective.

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6 habits highly organized people have in common

By Nicole Anzia<p>Nicole Anzia<p>Email Bio Follow<p>People often lament that despite their best efforts, they just cannot seem to get, and stay, organized. Even though they’ve been working at it diligently and have tried many strategies, nothing seems to stick. So how do organized people stay organized? …

Bottling Up Emotions Doesn’t Work, but Neither Does Brooding. Here’s a Different Approach. | Heleo

“How we deal with our inner world—our thoughts, our emotions, our stories—can drive everything.”<p><b>Gretchen Rubin</b> is the <i>New York Times</i> #1 bestselling …

8 Innovative Books to Get You Out of Your Reading Rut

By Erica Nelson | Off the Shelf<p>Every once in a while, I need a shake-up in my reading list--something that's exciting and energizing, and simply unlike anything I've read before. That's when I turn to storytellers who are challenging the way we all read. They're tossing out the conventional …

The Best Lightroom Presets for Landscape Photos

Quality presets can be invaluable resources for Lightroom users. They can help you to save time, which is extremely important when you are working …

4 Easy Things You Can Do Right Now to Boost Your Memory

We often think of multitasking as a commendable behavior. We have the impression that if you're taking on several things at once you're living more …

Cognitive Impairment

A thriller with a fine literary pedigree: 'His Bloody Project' by Graeme Macrae Burnet

Crime fiction is always well represented on bestseller lists, but this year it's also found its way into the most exclusive chambers of literary prestige. Viet Thanh Nguyen's "The Sympathizer" won the best first novel Edgar, the Pulitzer Prize for fiction and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize; and …

The 7 Habits Young Millionaires Possess

You might just reach that 7-figure income with these habits.<p>Do you have your sights on one day becoming a millionaire and enjoying the benefits of a lifestyle that's characterized by financial freedom? Well, you aren't alone. You'll be hard-pressed to find anyone who doesn't want to become a …

Breathtaking Aerial Photographs Capture London’s Kaleidoscopic Landscape

These aerial photographs reveal the English capital's kooky architectural past.<p>London has accumulated a variety of building styles over the centuries, transforming into a miscellaneous, collage-like landscape where high rise flats exist around the corner from 18th-century buildings. For more than a …

25 Best Habits to Have in Life

If you are committed to happiness and success, work these into your daily routine.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result of deep-seated habits etched into our minds through years and years of repitious …

10 Mistakes Designers Wish You Would Stop Making in Your Living Room

We're all guilty of #5.<p>The space responsible for hosting family movie marathons and game nights with friends is under a lot of pressure — after all, it has to be stylish <i>and</i> comfortable. So we went to some of our favorite designers to find out what mistakes most people make (and how to fix them) so …

Home Decorating

A NASA scientist invented a new skincare line so obviously we are very intrigued

A lot of beauty products like to boast that they’re “out of this world,” but one skincare line can actually make those claims. In what is one of the …

Skin Care

How Far is the Asteroid Belt from the Sun?

In the 18th century, observations made of all the known planets (Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn) led astronomers to discern a …

Beautiful Portrait Photography by Beau Simmons

<b>Beau Simmons</b> is a talented 26-year-old photographer and cinematographer, who currently lives and works in Laguna Niguel, California. Beau shoots a …

Photography

Awesome Art Picks: Jean Grey, Nightwing, Supergirl, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …