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The most bizarre contraband items being confiscated around the world

Rhino horns in Vietnam, elephant tusks in Africa, turtles in Thailand, and drugs and dirty money just about everywhere: these are but a few of the laundry list of illegal goods being trafficked across country borders these days.<p>Just this past Tuesday (August 7) Hong Kong’s customs department …

Extinction

August 5, 2013

Our female readers wanted to share sexy photos of themselves. We "reluctantly" agreed.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Each week, we get sent literally millions (and by …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Cloud Fans Behind 'Asperatus' Name Hope for a Silver Lining

In U.K., Cloud Appreciation Society Seeks Recognition of New Type; Like a Wave?<p>Things are looking up for the Cloud Appreciation Society.<p>The U.K. group, which has about 32,000 members, has long wanted official recognition for what it believes to be a newly identified cloud type. Jurisdiction for …

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How to Make Your App Stand Out in the Crowd

What’s that? You have a shiny new app you want to tell people about?<p>Join the club: There are more than 900,000 apps in Apple’s App Store. Google’s …

Flexible 'electronic skin' can help heal, detect touch and temperature

Surgeons could one day restore lost feeling in humans by using artificial skin that's been augmented with flexible sensors, and a new development from researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology may bring that closer to reality. The research team has developed a flexible sensor that …

New York Window Poster

It's a hell of a town...and now you can have a slice of the New York experience, even in Cleveland, or on a submarine, or wherever you might …

Rare Colour Photos Of Women Working During WW2

In the countless history books, many of the major of achievements are based on the accomplishments of men. But in the darkest depths of World War 2, …

Kenichi Ebina Performs an Epic Matrix- Style Martial Arts Dance - America's Got Talent

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Bitcoin Explained

The Ultimate Wine-Pairing Infographic

I’ve never understood brussel sprouts. Oh, they’re delicious, roasted in a cast iron pan with big hunks of garlic. But I’ve tried reds, and I’ve tried whites. Neither seems to pair all that well. And wouldn’t you know it? Brussel sprouts are a footnote on this incredible infographic: Foods that …

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Watch this: Kevin Spacey becomes a real-life political puppet master in 'House of Nerds'

If you thought <i>House of Cardinals</i>was a spot-on spoof of Netflix's political drama <i>House of Cards</i>, just wait until you see what aired Saturday at the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, DC. The spoof, titled <i>House of Nerds</i>, brings together an ensemble cast of power players from the …

The Most Profitable Businesses to Start

(An updated list of the most profitable industries is available here, and a more recent list of new-business ideas is here.)<p>One of the first questions to ask before starting a business is, “Can I make money in this industry?”<p>While that may seem obvious, some people confuse sales growth with …

9 Ways to Get Rich Quicker

Here at Kiplinger, we generally champion the art of getting rich slowly. “Don’t go for the home run,” Knight Kiplinger tells us in his classic column</b> …

Personal Finance

Fisker Autos Faces Big Problems, Despite Celebrity Fan Base

Frugal Habits of the Super Rich

Becoming wealthy and staying that way takes a certain level of discipline. Sure, an occasional splurge won't put you in the poor house, but frequent …

Personal Finance

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You Should Get a Tax Break For Working From Home: So, Why Is It So Complicated?

The rise of telecommuting seems about as inevitable as the decline of the horse and buggy, but our tax laws have proved ill-equipped to manage the change<p>Reuters<p>When Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer ordered her company's telecommuting employees back to the office this February, the choice provoked a …

The final days of Fisker Automotive

An insider recounts his experience at the automaker.<p>April 5, 2013 was the kind of milestone day in the history of Fisker Automotive that every company hopes it can avoid. Unfortunately for the company, named for since-departed founder Henrik Fisker, it was a milestone that befalls most startup …

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Dreamy Photography by Weerapong Chaipuck

I've been making plans for a big trip through some nice places around the world, and it's always great to see some pictures to inspire me to go to …

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Here’s How Much an Auto Loan on the New 2014 Corvette C7 Stingray Would Cost You Each Month

The new <b>2014 Corvette Stingray</b> looks absolutely amazing, and has sports car enthusiasts eager for more. For a lot of people, actually getting behind …

NYC Venture Fellows Program Mentors Startups on the Fast Track

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As much time and effort as it takes to start a business, growing a new venture from 5 to 50 employees can be even more challenging. And unlike the early days of a company, when founders might have the camaraderie of an incubator program …

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