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Overcoming a basic psychological barrier could be the difference between earning just enough and getting rich

"The biggest thing holding back most people from striking it big are their thoughts, beliefs and philosophies about money," writes self-made millionaire and author of "How Rich People Think," Steve Siebold.<p>Certified financial planner Douglas Obey echoes this belief in his book, "Money & The Human …

Grievances persist despite start of new era in US-Cuba ties

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Cuban national flag fluttered in the Washington sun Monday as the U.S. and Cuba formally ended more than a half-century of …

These Are the Best Airlines in the U.S.

It's awards season, folks. No, not the Oscars or Cannes or even the CMAs. Rather, it's the airline awards.<p>Each year, U.K.-based Skytrax releases its much-awaited list of the top airlines in the world, with results taken from passenger surveys. Want to know who ranks high? Hopper took a spin through …

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Rachel Dolezal on being black: 'I didn't deceive anybody'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Weeks after making headlines amid accusations that she is a white woman passing herself off as African-American, Rachel Dolezal says she is no longer confused about who she is.<p>She is a black woman, she told Vanity Fair.<p>"It's not something that I can put on and take off anymore," Dolezal …

U.S., Cuba re-establish diplomatic relations, reopen embassies

<b>Havana, Cuba (CNN) —</b> One bitter holdover of the Cold War slipped into the history books at 12:01 a.m. Monday, when the United States and Cuba re-established diplomatic relations. For the first time since severing ties in 1961, they reopened embassies in each other's capitals.<p>Cuban Foreign Minister …

Chain Restaurant Magnate Pleads Guilty to $5.5 Million Bank Fraud Scheme

The owner of a number of franchises in Missouri has pleaded guilty to a multi-million dollar bank fraud scheme. According to KY3, 68-year-old Bruce Swisshelm has two corporations that own and operate a number of Burger King restaurants, Macaroni Grill locations, McAlister's Deli outlets, and other …

5 uncomfortable truths about blackness in the Dominican Republic

1. In the late 1930’s, then dictator Rafael Trujillo oversaw the ethnic cleansing of thousands of Haitians.<p>This was often known as the The Parsley …

Apple Pay Adds 35 New Participating Issuers in United States

Apple updated its Apple Pay participating issuers list today with 35 additional banks, credit unions and financial institutions supporting the contactless payment service in the United States. Apple Pay now has over 375 participating issuers nationwide, and dozens more plan to support the NFC-based …

5 things: House bill would prevent mandatory GMO labeling

WASHINGTON (AP) — States could no longer require labels on genetically modified foods under legislation the House is considering.<p>The legislation …

Chinese economy concerns wipe $40bn off value of Apple

Fall in share price of world’s biggest company mirrored by slide in stocks in mining and commodity firms to their lowest level since market crash of 2008<p>Growing concerns about the health of the Chinese economy helped wipe $40bn off the value of Apple on Wednesday despite the company reporting a …

Sandra Bland death: New details only make case murkier

<b>(CNN) —</b> When it comes to the circumstances leading to Sandra Bland's death, what we don't know far outweighs what we do.<p>And with each passing day, and each new revelation, the picture -- instead of coming slowly into focus -- appears to turn murkier.<p>"I have a hard time dealing with inconsistency …