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The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …

Lena Dunham: Why I Chose Hillary Clinton

I want Hillary Clinton to be President. I think she’d do a fantastic job, better than anyone else.<p>Yes, I admit, I’m pretty worked up about the …

Feminism

The Best Times To Book Flights For Summer 2016 Travel

With high travel season around the corner, a new study is shedding light on the best time to book summer airline tickets. The study, published by The Hipmunk, an online travel agency, also gave insight into which summer holidays were most expensive for summer travel.<p>In general, the news is all …

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff is freezing his salary after hearing complaints about his $40 million pay

In a proxy statement filed on Monday, Salesforce disclosed that Benioff's base salary will remain at $1.55 million this year. The change was made in response to hearing "concerns regarding quantum of total CEO pay," it said.<p>Benioff also took a 16% cut in his total compensation package last year, …

Compensation

Goldman Sachs Finally Admits it Defrauded Investors During the Financial Crisis

Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs (gs) has agreed to a list of “facts” in addition to paying $5.1 billion to settle a lawsuit related to its …

Where 'Game of Thrones' Fans Go on Vacation

On April 24, the epic fantasy series “Game of Thrones” returns to HBO for its long-awaited sixth season. The network has released a new trailer to …

The places in France you'd never thought to visit (but really should)

<b>1. Barcelonnette, Provence</b><p>"It’s as delightful as it is surprising," says Anthony Peregrine. "At first sight, Barcelonnette is such an archetypal spot in the southern French Alps that you’d expect it to yodel. Come festival time (August), it is not yodelling you hear, but mariachi music. It’s as …

Investor Who Called the Financial Crisis Says China's Going to Be a Lot Worse

Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass says that China’s economic challenges are so vast that they “have no precedent.”<p>The Hayman Capital Management founder …

Children don't ruin women's careers — husbands do, Harvard study finds

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Roots Canada co-founders sell majority stake to private equity firm

Roots Canada Ltd. is entering a new era as co-founders Michael Budman and Don Green cede majority control of the 42-year-old chain to a private equity firm amid a more intense fashion retail landscape.<p>Known for its Canadiana and iconic beaver logo, Roots built its business on what the co-founders …

Carly Fiorina proves being a female candidate doesn’t make you good for women

After what has widely been hailed as an impressive performance during the CNN-hosted GOP frontunner debate last week, presidential candidate and former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina has jumped to second place in the Republican field, with 15% of overall support. This is not surprising, given …

Feminism

Venice Review: ‘As I Open My Eyes’ is the Best Fictional Film Yet About the Arab Spring

Venice Review: 'As I Open My Eyes' is the Best Fictional Film Yet About the Arab Spring<p>READ MORE: How Michael Keaton Saves ‘Spotlight’<p>As the Arab …

4 Principles That Will Make You More Innovative

Combing through the research, what are the overarching principles that we need to know to be more innovative thinkers in everyday life? Here they …

Creativity

How to Talk to Little Girls

511 comments<p>I went to a dinner party at a friend’s home last weekend, and met her five-year-old daughter for the first time.<p>Little Maya was all curly …

Yahoo!

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Online Life

Forget 'Mad Men', here's what the women of Madison Avenue really looked like in the 1960s

JWT (then J. Walter Thompson) published a booklet in 1963 titled "Advertising: A Career For Women," to lure college women to Madison Avenue—and not just for its secretarial pool.<p>JWT kindly agreed to let us excerpt the booklet (as well as its male-oriented booklet, "Advertising: A Career For …

My Stealthy Freedom: Women in Iran step up hijab campaign by filming themselves walking in public with their heads uncovered

Journalist Masih Alinejad’s ground-breaking Facebook page My Stealthy Freedom (MSF) has encouraged Iranian women to discard their hijabs in public …

Correction: Financial Markets story

In some versions of a March 25 story about financial markets, The Associated Press erroneously reported the current employer of one of the people …

A Tribute to Angelina Jolie, Kathryn Bigelow, and Other Women in the Director’s Chair

Amid fresh critiques of Hollywood’s gender divide, here’s ample proof that women can thrive in the director’s chair. Whether they’ve leveraged screen stardom or simply leaned in and charged ahead, who would dare stop the creative forces on these pages?<p>Women have stormed the top tiers of government, …

Cuban At SXSW: Hospitals Often Not Receptive To Innovation

Mark Cuban knows technology. Like so many other investors, the billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks and co-star of ABC’s “Shark Tank,” is trying to figure out healthcare, a $3 trillion industry just in the United States.<p>Call him unimpressed with how healthcare organizations have viewed …

Rare Birds Wants To Create 1 Million Female Entrepreneurs

Rare Birds, a new Australian bred organization has launched to create 1 million female entrepreneurs in five years. It believes that more women should back themselves to build successful companies.<p>This movement is not new but is certainly picking up momentum. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government …

10 Great Companies For Women In 2015

Are you ready to take Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s advice and lean into an executive position at a top company? We’ve got a list of 10 places where you may have an easier time climbing the career ladder.<p>The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE), a division of <i>Working Mother</i> magazine …

Top 10

IMF Chief: Closing The Gender Gap Makes Economic Sense

The International Monetary Fund on Monday released a new report on women in the workplace, which suggested that closing the gender equality gap and leveling the employment playing field would benefit not just women, but the global economy as a whole.<p>Christine Lagarde, the first-ever woman to serve …

How Smart Entrepreneurs Make Innovation Look Easy

Why do a few entrepreneurs, like Steve Jobs and Elon Musk, seem to come up with all the real innovations, while the majority of business leaders seem stuck in the rut of linear thinking? I have always wondered if innovation required some rare gene mutation, or whether I might be missing a simple …

Innovation

The Innovation Game: Adobe's New Strides To Keep Employees Engaged

Imagine you show up to work one day and someone asks you if you are interested in running with an idea that you have, “sure” you say. You are then given a little red box, inside you find a pre-paid credit card for $1,000, some notebooks, and an innovation guide that walks you through a six-step …

Innovation

How to Rid Yourself of Belly Pooch Forever

Stomach fat, be gone!<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Clean eating and hitting the gym can help you reach your weight-loss goal, but you might find you have a little extra pooch around your midsection. Here are three things you can do to …