Shaun Martin

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More Than 1,000 Died in South Asia Floods This Summer

MUMBAI, India — More than 1,000 people have died in floods across South Asia this summer, and as sheets of incessant rain pummeled the vast region on Tuesday, worries grew that the death toll would rise along with the floodwaters.<p>According to the United Nations, at least 41 million people in …

Bill Gates and investors worth $170 billion have a new fund to fight climate change via energy innovation

Bill Gates is leading a more than $1 billion fund focused on fighting climate change by investing in clean energy innovation.<p>The Microsoft co-founder and his all-star line-up of fellow investors plan to announce tomorrow the Breakthrough Energy Ventures fund, which will begin making investments …

20 Best Movies of 2016

20<p>‘Zootopia’<p>Animation was on a roll in 2016 – this was the year of <i>Finding Dory, Kubo and the Two Strings, The Secret Life of Pets, Sausage Party</i> and</i> …

Good Bosses Switch Between Two Leadership Styles

Think back to the last team project you participated in at work. How did the person running the project lead the group? Did they lead by presenting a plan and using their authority to insist that others follow along? Or did the person instead lead by explaining why a particular course of action …

9 Things That Are Holding You Back From Success

Success isn't what we have; it's what we are.<p>We all know success takes hard work and perseverance. But there's another factor that's often overlooked: mental and emotional strength. Like most positive traits, it comes more easily to some than to others, but anyone can work to develop it.<p>To develop …

Justin Ross Harris sentenced to life for son's hot-car death

<b>(CNN) —</b> A judge has sentenced suburban Atlanta father Justin Ross Harris to life in prison without parole for the murder of his 22-month-old son, Cooper, who died in 2014 after Harris left him in a hot car for seven hours while he went to work.<p>Harris also received another 32 years, to be served …

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What's Next for the Dakota Access Pipeline? Some Protesters Wary of Future

U.S. news<p>CANNON BALL, North Dakota — News that the federal government ruled against a controversial North Dakota pipeline project was greeted with singing and roars of joy among protesters.<p>In the Oceti Sakowin camp, native and non-native alike danced to celebratory drumming that blasted through …

Obama pledges the 'unwavering support' of the nation for Oakland fire victims

The victims — some as young as 17 — were found “throughout the entire square footage” of the warehouse.

Connecting Asia's startup ecosystem

Markforged announces a cheaper 3D printer that can spit out end-use parts

In a surprising move, 3D printer maker Markforged has announced they are going to release the $3,499 Onyx One, a Carbon Fiber 3D printer for entry-level makers and hobbyists that prints “end-use” parts using carbon-fiber infused materials.<p>The printer uses Onyx, a nylon and micro-carbon fiber …

Italian Models Rock Naked Dresses That Are Basically Pubic Curtains

Giulia Salemi and Dayane Mello rocked vagina-baring dresses to the 2016 Venice Film Festival...<p>The thigh-split dress trend has been a thing ever since Angelina Jolie stuck out her leg on the 2012 Oscars red carpet, and, since then, celebrities have been trying their best to put their own spin on …

My 5 go-to dishes when I only had $150 a month to spend on food

Living in New York required me to quickly adapt to several big changes at the same time: the lack of living space, noise, and the subway system that always seems to break down when you can't afford a delay.<p>One of the biggest adjustments I had to make, however, was around money.<p>Naturally, my …

Elon Musk turns 47 today — here's the incredible story of how he went from getting bullied in school to the most interesting man in tech

On Thursday, Musk turns 47 years old, and he's already racked up a long string of victories.<p>As CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, founder of The Boring Company, and cofounder of OpenAI, Musk seems to be everywhere all at once, pushing all kinds of incredible new technologies. He's said he won't be happy …

Elon Musk reveals he is reading book about Casanova, Napoleon and Mohammed — and it sells out

The price of an out-of-print history book has risen 1,500% – because Elon Musk is reading it.<p>The 45-year-old CEO of Tesla Motors and founder of PayPal told a Bloomberg reporter that he was enjoying a 1929 study of historical risk-takers called Twelve Against the Gods, written by William Bolitho, a …

These Are the Best Songs to Wake Up to in the Morning According to a Psychologist

Music streaming service Spotify is here to help us make our lives easier. Step one: get out of bed, thanks to the right tunes.<p>Spotify partnered with …

52 Movies That Are So Clever They'll Have You Thinking For Days

All these films will stay with you long after they've finished playing.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Zuckerberg Is Dictator of The World's Largest Nation, Pirate Bay Founder Says

Facebook has grown so dominant that it is one of the world’s largest nations, and co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is effectively the dictator of …

#Recipe : Loaded Chicken Potato Casserole

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts, diced<br>6 medium, red potatoes, diced<br>1/3 cup mayonnaise<br>1 tsp salt<br>1 tsp black pepper<br>1 tbsp. Paprika<br>2 …